Dedeke, G. A: Conferences Attended

  1. 8th International  Biotechnology  Conference,  Exhibition  and  Workshop  (IBCE&W 2018)  by  Department  of  Biological  Sciences,  Covenant  University,  Ota,  Nigeria. 11th  – 13th March, 2018

Papers Read

  • The potential of visible light spectra as control measure of Mosquito, the vector of Plasmodium
  • The Use of Glyphosate-Based Roundup® Herbicides in Nigeria: A Call for Concern
  • Physico-chemistry and Metal Pollution Indices in Sediments along Selected Points of Ogun River in Abeokuta, Ogun State.
  • Effects of Artificial Light Spectra on Dopamine and Serotonin activities in Wistar Albino Rat
  • Histological Changes in the Lungs of Juvenile Wistar Albino Rats following exposure to Indoor Dust via Inhalation
  • Effect of light spectra on the survival and activities of bean weevil (Callosobruchus maculatus).
  • Effects of light spectra on the activities of testosterone, corticosterone and oxidative status of testes of Albino rats (Rattus norvegicus)                                                                                                                                          II. Maiden Bioscience   Annual   Conference   of   College   of   Biosciences,   Federal University   of   Agriculture,   Abeokuta.   Harnessing   Bioscience   for   Economic Development. 15th – 17th  August, 2017

Paper Presented

  1. Earthworm Diversity and Abundance in Southwest Nigeria: Implication for Horticultural Practices.

III.       Stakeholders’  Workshop  on  Wildlife  Trafficking  in  Nigeria  organized  by  Nigerian Conservation  Foundation  (NCF)-Save  the  Vulture  Campaign.,  Royal  Pavillion Hotel, Ibara, Abeokuta, Ogun State., 2nd August, 2017.

Presented the Lead Paper:-

  1. Decline in Vulture; consequences on Human and other Wildlife Survival. 51st Annual  Conference  of  Science  Association  of  Nigeria  (SAN).  The  key  to Renewable    Energy,    Green    Environment,    Empowerment    and    Sustainable Development.,  Covenant  University,  Canaanland,  Ota,  Ogun  State.,  9-13th   July, 2017

Paper Presented:-

iii.       Impact of Monochromatic lights on the growth performance and digestive enzymes of Albino rat.

  1. 6th Annual  International  Conference/Workshop  of  Research  Network  on  Giant

African Land Snails (NetGALS). Snail: Harnessing Bio-resources for Food Security and National Development., Federal University of Technology, Akure, Ondo State., 4-7th  June, 2017

Paper Presented:-

  1. Growth Performance and Proximate Composition of Archachatina marginata Exposed to Monochromatic Lights.
  2. 7th International  Biotechnology  Conference,  Exhibition  &  Workshop.  Covenant University, Ota, Nigeria., Global Economic Recession: The Place of Biotechnology; 15th – 17th  March, 2017

Papers Presented:-

  1. The Impact of lights of varying wavelengths on the haematological profile, plasma electrolytes and growth performance in albino rats (Rattus norvegicus)
  2. Hepatorenal functions of albino rat (Rattus norvegicus) exposed to different monochromatic lights

vii.      Cast Biomass production and growth response in the earthworm

Eudrilus eugeniae exposed to monochromatic lights

VII.     7th  Society for Toxicology and Chemistry World Congress. SETAC North America

37th  Annual Meeting, Orlando, Florida, USA., Fostering Environmental Science for an Ever-Changing World., 6-10 November, 2016.

Poster Presented:-

viii.      Hepatotoxicity of gasoline vapour inhalation in albino rat

III.     11th   Annual  Conference  of  Zoological  Society  of  Nigeria  (ZSN).,  University  of Nigeria, Nsukka., Zoology in Sustainable Biosecurity., 9-11 November, 2016

Paper Read:-

  1. Mineral concentrations, Acetylcholinesterase and Melatonin activities in Giant African Land Snail exposed to monochromatic lights
  2. 3rd North  American  Congress  for  Conservation  Biology  organized  by  Society  for Conservation  Biology,  Madison,  Wisconsin,  USA.  Communicating  Science  for Conservation Biology. 17-20 July, 2016

Poster Presented:-

  1. Development and Appraisal of a New Biodiversity Loss and Conservation Game (BLACOG) on Students’ Knowledge, Attitude and Perception of Biodiversity Conservation
  2. 7th Society  of  Environmental  Toxicology  and  Chemistry  Africa  Conference,  Club Mykonos,  Langebaan,  South  Africa.  Identifying  Knowledge  Gaps  and  Research Priorities  in  Africa:  A  Pivot  for  Sustainable  Environmental  Development.  5–  9 October, 2015.

Poster Presented:-

  1. Antioxidant Enzyme Acitivity and DNA Profile in two Limicolous Earthworm and Freshwater Snail from Ogun River, Nigeria as Bioindicator of Heavy metal Pollution.
  2. 9th Annual Conference of Zoological Society of Nigeria (ZSN): Wildlife, Zoonoses,

Environmental Management and Food Security in a Developing World, Department of Zoology, University of Ibadan, 30th  November-3rd  December, 2014

Papers Read:-

xii.      Glutathione-S-transferase production in earthworm as tool assessment of heavy metal pollution in abattoir soil.

xiii.      Bioaccumulation of heavy metals in earthworms collected from abattoir soils as a measure of pollution

VIII.  47th Science Association Nigeria Conference. Landmark University, Omu   Aran, Kwara State, Nigeria. August 26th – 30th, 2012

Paper Read:-

xiv.     The Earthworm, Alma millsoni as a possible bioindicator of    heavy metalpollution in limicolous environments.

  1. 1st International  Conference  on  Giant  African  Land  Snails:  Snail  Production  for Sustainable  Development  and  Good  Health.  IFSERAR,  Federal  University  of Agriculture, Abeokuta. 12th – 15th  February, 2012

Paper Read:-

  1. Antimicrobial properties of the haemolymph of three species of African Giant Land Snails (Archachatina marginata, Achatina achatina and Achatina fulica) found in Abeokuta, Ogun State.
  2. 7th Annual Conference of Zoological Society of Nigeria (ZSN): Biotechnology and Zoology in a Developing Economy. Department of Zoology, University of Ibadan. 4th  -7th  December, 2011

Paper Read:-

xvi.     Nutrient analysis of three earthworm cast-types collected form southwest Nigeria.

  1. Environmental Management Conference: Managing Coastal and Wetland Areas of Nigeria. University of Agriculture, Abeokuta. 12th   – 15th  September, 2011.

Papers Read:-

xvii.     Impact of Human Urine Contamination on Soil Biota.

xviii.    Distribution and Effect of some heavy metals in selected organs and tissues of Albino rats exposed to vehicular exhaust fumes.

xix.     Earthworm as Bioindicator of heavy metal pollution around Lafarge, WAPCO Cement Factory, Ewekoro, Nigeria.

XII.   36thConference of Nigerian Society for Animal Production. 13-16th March,  2011, Abuja, Nigeria.

Paper Read:-

  1. Comparative physicochemical properties of normal and albino Giant landsnail-Archachatina marginata.

XII.   6th  Conference of Zoological Society of Nigeria, Sixty years of Zoology in Nigeria:  The Past, Present and Future. University of Ibadan. 1- 5 March,2010.

Paper Read:-

xxi.     Proximate composition of four earthworm species Hyperiodrilus africanus, Eudrilus eugeniae, Libyodrilus violaceus and Alma millsoni from Nigeria.

XIII.   Second International Conference on Sustainable Development. Universite Nationale du Benin, Cotonou, Republic of Benin. November 24-27, 2009

Paper Read:-

xxii.     Amino acid profile of four earthworm species from Nigeria

XIV. 43rd  Annual Conference of The Science Association of Nigeria (2007). Federal University of Tech. Akure, Ondo State.

Paper Read:-

xxiii.    Mineral Analysis of four species of earthworms from Nigeria Hyperiodrilus africanus, Eudrilus eugeniae, Libyodrilus violaceus and Alma millsoni.

  1. 38th Annual Conference of The Science Association of Nigeria. Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye,, Ogun State.

Papers Read:-

xxiv.    Partitioning of muscle mass in African clawed toad.

xxv.    Earthworm cast characteristics under bahama grass and the question of why earthworm cast.