The Use of Calcium Carbide in Fruit Ripening: Health Risks and Arsenic Index as a Quantitative Marker for Calcium Carbide Residue
The Use of Calcium Carbide in Fruit Ripening: Health Risks and Arsenic Index as a Quantitative Marker for Calcium Carbide Residue

Akolade Ridwan Oladipupo; Moshood O. Akinleye; Herbert A. B. Coker

Volume 5, Issue 2 , May 2022, , Pages 125-132

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/pcbr.2022.320724.1206

Abstract
  Fruits are important worldwide due to their nutritional, commercial, and nutraceutical values. Doubtless, the increased demand for fruits is instrumental in the use of various artificial ...  Read More
Chemical Composition, Antioxidative and Antimicrobial Activities of Different Extracts of the Leaves of Parquetina nigrescens (Asclepiadaceae)
Chemical Composition, Antioxidative and Antimicrobial Activities of Different Extracts of the Leaves of Parquetina nigrescens (Asclepiadaceae)

Oluwatoyin O. Olaleye; Akolade R. Oladipupo; Bamisaye O. Oyawaluja; Herbert A. B. Coker

Volume 4, Issue 4 , December 2021, , Pages 359-371

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/pcbr.2021.287025.1188

Abstract
  Oxidative stress has been implicated in the pathogenesis of many diseases, while multiple drug resistance constitutes a major problem in management of infectious diseases. The aforementioned ...  Read More
Effect of Phaulopsis falcisepala (Acanthaceae) Leaves and Stems on Mitotic Arrest and Induction of Chromosomal Changes in Meristematic Cells of Allium Cepa
Effect of Phaulopsis falcisepala (Acanthaceae) Leaves and Stems on Mitotic Arrest and Induction of Chromosomal Changes in Meristematic Cells of Allium Cepa

Akolade Ridwan Oladipupo; Chinwe Stephenie Alaribe; Tolulope A. Akintemi; Herbert A. B. Coker

Volume 4, Issue 2 , April 2021, , Pages 134-147

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/pcbr.2021.256993.1163

Abstract
  < p>Phaulopsis falcisepala is an herb found in the forest zone of West Africa. It is applied ethnomedicinally for treating wounds and cancer. This study investigated the chemical ...  Read More