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Folashade Owolabi

Country of origin: Nigeria Currently in: Nigeria, Lagos General field of specialization: Agricultural Sciences
Academic Background


2019 Agricultural Sciences
Research and Profession

Current Research Activities

Agricultural Sciences

Research and development into food and Agro- allied products.

Publications resulting from Research: 

Erukainure OL, Oke OV, Owolabi FO and Umanhonlen EE. (2010). Investigation into the Chemical Properties and Antioxidant Activities of Myristica fragrans. Biosci. Res. Commun. 22, (2): 109 – 114.
O.L Erukainure, O.V. Oke, F.O. Owolabi and O.S. Adenekan. Chemical Composition and Antioxidant Activitives of Aframomum scptrum. Trends Applied Sci. Res., 6(2): 109-197, 2011
Erukainure OL, Oke OV, Owolabi FO, Kayode FO, Umanhonlen EE, Aliyu M. (2010). Antioxidant nutrient properties and antioxidant activities of obenetete (Clerodendrum volubile), a non conventional leafy vegetable consumed in Nigeria. Afri J Food Agric Nutr Dev., 10(10): 4156-4167
Okafor .O.Y., Erukainure O.L.,Ajiboye R.O., Owolabi F.O, Kosoko S.B(2011). Pineapple Peel Extract Modulates Lipid Peroxidation Catalase Activity and Hepatic Biomarker Levels in Blood Plasma of Alchol- Induced Oxidative Stressed Rats. Asian Pac J Trop Biomed.,1(1): 12-14
Erukainure OL, Ajiboye JA,Adejobi RO,Okafor OY,Kosoko SB, Owolabi FO.(2011). Effect of pineaapple peel extract on total phospholipids and lipid perioxidation in brain tissues of rats. Asian Pac J Trop Med., 4(3):182-184

Current profession

Current professional activities type: 
Research and development into food and agro- allied raw materials to enhance for industrialization, also to train investors on already developed technologies and products.

Workshop and Conference Attended

2015 Lagos Nutrition Outlook beyond 2015 MDG's


Nutrition Society of Nigeria