OBAFEMI Blessing Ariyo

OBAFEMI Blessing Ariyo, PhD

Lecturer II

If you’re an educational professional who are looking to progress into management and consultancy, or an educational planning or development role, this is the best degree for you.


I have been an academic for 7 years and my research area is Environmental toxicology.


  • Ph.D, Biochemistry, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, 2020
  • MSc, Biochemistry, University of Ibadan, 2012
  • B.Sc, Biochemistry, Bowen University, Iwo, Osun State, 2009


  • Afolabi BA, Olagoke OC, Souza DO, Aschner M, Rocha JBT, Segatto ALA (2020) Modified expression of antioxidant genes in lobster cockroach, Nauphoeta cinerea exposed to methylmercury and monosodium glutamate. Chemico-Biological Interactions 318:108969
  • Obafemi TO, Olasehinde OR, Olaoye OA, Jaiyesimi KF, Adewumi FD, Adewale OB, Afolabi BA (2020). Metformin/Donepezil combination modulates brain antioxidant status and hippocampal endoplasmic reticulum stress in type 2 diabetic rats. Journal of Diabetes and Metabolic Disorders 19(1):499-510.
  • Afolabi BA, Olagoke OC (2020) High concentration of MSG alters antioxidant defence system in lobster cockroach Nauphoeta cinerea (Blattodea: Blaberidae). BMC Research Notes. 13(1):217. DOI: 10.1186/s13104-020-05056-8.


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