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Inemesit Okon Ben

Country of origin: Ghana Currently in: Ghana, Ho General field of specialization: Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences
Academic Background

Degrees

2014 Doctorate Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences
Research and Profession

Current Research Activities

Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences

natural products pharmacology with more interest into genetic interactions of natural products with the human system.

Research Keywords: 
inflammation
pharmacology
bioinformatics

Publications resulting from Research: 


Koffuor, G. A., Kyei, S., Woode, E., Ekuadzi, E., & Ben, I. O. (2012). Possible
mechanism of anti-inflammatory activity and safety profile of aqueous and
ethanolic leaf extracts of Pistia stratiotes Linn (Araceae). Journal of the
Ghana Science Association. 14(1) 69 – 81. ISSN: 0855-3823

Ben, I. O., Woode, E., Abotsi, W. K. M., Boakye-Gyasi, E. (2013).
Preliminary Phytochemical Screening and in vitro Antioxidant Properties
of Trichilia monadelpha (Thonn.) J. J. de Wilde (Meliaceae). Journal of
Medical and Biomedical Sciences. 2(2). 6-15. ISSN: 2026-6294.

Otoo, L. F., Koffuor, G. A., Ansah, C., Mensah, K. B., Bennah, C., Ben, I. O.
(2015). Assessment of an ethanolic seed extract of Picralima nitida
([Stapf]) Th. and H. Durand) on reproductive hormones and its safety for
use. Journal of Intercultural Ethnopharmacology. 4(4). 293-301. DOI:
10.5455/jice.20151030085004.

Otoo, L. F., Ansah, C., Koffuor, G. A., Bennah, C., Mensah, K. B., Ben, I. O.
(2015). Effect of an ethanolic seed extract of Picralima nitida ([Stapf]) Th.
and H. Durand) on reproductive abilities and developmental indices in
rodents. Journal of Experimental and Integrative Medicine. 5(4). 1-
9.DOI: 10.5455/jeim.051115.or.137.

Ben, I. O., Woode, E., Koffuor, G. A., Boakye-Gyasi, E., Ehigiator, E. B.
(2016). Effect of Trichilia monadelpha (Thonn.) J. J. de Wilde (Meliaceae)
extracts on Heamatology, Cytokines and Oxidative stress biomarkers in
Rats Adjuvant-induced arthritis. Pharmacologia. 7(1). 32-43. ISSN: 2044-
4648. DOI: 10.5567/pharmacologia.2016.32.43.

Etim, O. E., Ben, I. O., Ita, R. O. (2016). Proximate and Mineral Analysis of
Methanolic Leaf Extract of Napoleona imperialis (mkpodu). International
Journal of Biochemistry Research & Review. 10(4): 1-8, ISSN: 2231-
086X. DOI: 10.9734/IJBCRR/2016/23352.

Gabriel Dapaah, George Asumeng Koffuor, Priscilla Kolibea Mante,
Inemesit Okon Ben. (2016). Antitussive, expectorant and analgesic
effects of the ethanol seed extract of Picralima nitida (Stapf) Th. & H.
Durand. Research in Pharmaceutical Sciences. 11(2): 100-112.

Ben, I. O., Etim, O. E., Udo, N. M. (2016) Anti-inflammatory effects of
Napoleona imperialis P. Beauv. (Lecythidaceae) on Rat Model of
Inflammation. Indian Journal of Health Sciences. 9(1): 89-95.

Ilechukwu Ifenna, Ezeokoye C. Charles, Ben O. Inemesit. (2016). Hydrocarbon utilizing bacteria in soils within the vicinity of a hot mix asphalt (HMA) plant. International Journal of Environmental Sciences Volume 7, No 2. 123-131. ISSN 0976 – 4402.

Inemesit Okon Ben, Eric Woode, George Asumeng Koffuor, Emmanuel Akomanin Asiamah. (2016). Anti-anaphylactic effects of Trichilia monadelpha (Thonn.) J. J. De Wilde extracts on rodent models of anaphylaxis. Research in Pharmaceutical Sciences. 11(5): 397-404.

Gabriel Dapaah, George Asumeng Koffuor, Priscilla Kolibea Mante, Inemesit Okon Ben. (2017). The possible mode of antitussive and expectorant activity of the ethanol seed extracts of Picralima nitida ((Stapf) Th. & H. Durand). Journal of Traditional and Complementary Medicine 7 (2017) 133-140.

Inemesit Okon Ben, Eric Woode, George Asumeng Koffuor, Eric Boakye-Gyasi, Nicholas Akinwale Titiloye. (2017). Trichilia monadelpha (Meliaceae) extracts on bone histomorphology in complete Freund’s adjuvant-induced arthritis. – Accepted for Publication by Journal of Intercultural Ethnopharmacology. Manuscript Number: JICE-2016-09-241.

Etim O. E., Ben I. O., Modo E. U., Bassey U. E. (2017). Anti-Ulceration, Anti-Diarrheal and Anti-enteropooling Potential of Methanol Extract of Root of Napoleona Imperialis in Albino Rats. International Journal of Academic Research and Reflection. 5(2). 30 – 38. ISSN 2309-0405.

Paul Chukwuemeka Adiukwu, Martina Bonsu, Inemesit Okon Ben, Paul Peprah, Paapa Mensah-Kane, Jonathan Jato and Grace Nambatya. (2017). Ultraviolet spectroscopic evaluation of bioactive saponin fraction from the aqueous extract of Vernonia amygdalina (Esteraeceae) leaf. International Journal of Biological and Chemical Sciences. 11(4):1893-1902. 2919-IJBCS.



Current profession

Current professional activities type: 
Research
Teaching
Higher Education Study