Ekpo, U. F: Publication

Journal articles

  1. Ekpo, U.F.  and  Braide,  E.I.  (1991).  Substances  lethal  to  Cyclops.  Nigerian Journal   of   Parasitology.   12:   71-76,   Published   by   Nigeria   Society   for Parasitology.
  1. Opara, K.N., Ekpo, U.F. and Okenu, D.M.N. (1994). Effect of chloroquine on the release of proteins extracellularly by Trypanosoma brucei. Nigerian Journal of Parasitology. 15: 6569, Published by Nigeria Society for Parasitology.
  1. Ekpo, U.F.,  Opara,  K.N.  and  Nwagwu,  M.  (1996).  In  vitro  detection  of  acid phosphatase  from  protein  released  extracellularly  by  Trypanosoma  brucei. Nigerian Journal of Parasitology. 17: 103-108, Published by Nigeria Society for Parasitology.
  1. Braide, E.I., Ibanga, N., Johnson, M.E., Bassey, A.E., Igbor, O., Nweke, L., Alo, E.T., Martin, O.O., Martin, O.O., Inyang, A. and Ekpo, U.F. (1998). Impact of Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA) boreholes on the incidence of guinea  worm  disease  and  school  attendance  in  Enugu  State,  Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Parasitology. 18: 22-29, Published by Nigeria Society for Parasitology.
  1. Opara, K.N.,  Mbagwu,  H.C.  and  Ekpo,  U.F.  (2001).  Qualitative  diagnosis  of urinary schistosomiasis in two endemic communities of Cross River Basin. West African Journal of Pharmacology and Drug Research.  17 (1 & 2): 68-73, Published by Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology, University of Benin, P.M.B. 1154, Benin City, Nigeria.
  1. Clemmons, L., Amazigo, U.V., Bissek, A.C., Noma, M., Oyene, U., Ekpo, U., Msuya-Mpanju, J., Katenga, S., and Seketeli, A. (2002). Gender issues in the community-directed treatment with ivermectin (CDTI) of the African Programme for   Onchocerciasis   Control   (APOC).     Annals   of   Tropical   Medicine   & Parasitology. 96, Sup 1: s59-S74, Published by Maney Publishing, on behalf of Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom.
  1. Mafiana, C.F., Ekpo, U.F., Akamuoh, M.O., Okesola, C.O. and Oluwaloni, O.A. (2002). Surface water usage and its potential role in the transmission of parasitic diseases in   Abeokuta,   Ogun   State,   Nigeria.   International   Journal   of Agricultural  Sciences,  Sciences,  Environment  and  Technology  (ASSET) Series B 1(1): 21-26, Published by University of Agriculture, Abeokuta.
  1. Mafiana, C.F.,  Ekpo,  U.F.  and  Ojo,  D.A.  (2003).  Urinary  schistosomiasis  in preschool children in settlements around Oyan reservoir in Ogun State, Nigeria: implications for control. Tropical Medicine and International Health. 8(1): 78-79Published by Wiley Blackwell on behalf of The Belgian Society of Tropical Medicine and the Prince Leopold Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerpen; the Bernard-Nocht-Institute for Tropical  Medicine,  Hamburg;  the  Foundation  for Tropical  and  Geographical  Medicine,  Amsterdam;  the  London  School  of Hygiene, London; and the Swiss Tropical Institute, Basel
  1. Braide, E.I., Ikpeme, B., Edet, E., Atting, I., Ekpo, U.F., Esu, B., and Kale, O.O. (2003). Preliminary  observations  on  the  occurrence  of  lymphatic  filariasis  in Cross  River  State,  Nigeria.  Nigerian  Journal  of  Parasitology  24:  9-16, Published by Nigeria Society for Parasitology.
  1. Ekpo, U.  F.,  and  Mafiana  C.  F.  (2004).  Epidemiological  Studies  of  Urinary Schistosomiasis    in    Ogun    State,    Nigeria:    Identification    of    High-Risk Communities.  Nigerian  Journal  of  Parasitology  25:  111-119,  Published  by Textflow  Ltd,  Ibadan  on  behalf  of  Parasitology  and  Public  Health  Society  of Nigeria.
  1. Braide, E.I.,  Oyene,  U.E.,  Ekpo,  U.F.  Adie,  H.I.,  Atting,  I.A..,  Opara,  K.N. Udoidung,  N.I.,  Aimankhu,  P.I.  and  Itina,  V.I.  (2006).   Rapid  Assessment  of endemicity of loasis in Ini and Ibiono Ibom Local Government Areas, Akwa Ibom State,  Nigeria.  Nigerian  Journal  of  Parasitology  27:  85-90,  Published  by Textflow  Ltd,  Ibadan  on  behalf  of  Parasitology  and  Public  Health  Society  of Nigeria.
  1. Ekpo, U.F., Mafiana, C.F., and Akinola O., Ogunsan O. (2006). Status of health of School  children  during  a  questionnaire  survey  in  Ogun  State.  Nigerian Journal  of  Parasitology,  27:  81-84,  Published  by  Textflow  Ltd,  Ibadan  on behalf of Parasitology and Public Health Society of Nigeria.
  1. Ekpo, U.F.,   Odoemene,   S.N.,   Mafiana,   C.F.,   Sam-Wobo,   S.O.   (2008). Helminthiasis and hygiene conditions of schools in Ikenne, Ogun State, Nigeria. PLoS        Neglected        Tropical        Diseases        2(1):        e146.        doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0000146.  Published  by  the  Public  Library  of  Sciences, USA.
  1. Ekpo, U.F., Mafiana, C.F., Adeofun, C.O., Solarin, A.R.T., Idowu, A.B. (2008). Geographical   information   system   and   predictive   risk   maps   of   urinary schistosomiasis in Ogun State, Nigeria. BMC Infectious Diseases 2008, 8:74 doi:10.1186/1471-2334-8-74.  Published  by  Biomed  Central  Ltd,  London  UK.
  1. Ekpo, U.F.,   Omotayo,   A.M.,   Dipeolu,   M.A.   (2008).   Sedentarization   and prevalence of malaria and anaemia among settled pastoral Fulani in Southwest Nigeria.  Nigerian  Journal  of  Parasitology  29(2)125-130,  Published  by Textflow  Ltd,  Ibadan  on  behalf  of  Parasitology  and  Public  Health  Society  of Nigeria.
  1. Ekpo, U.F.,  Omotayo,  A.M.,  Dipeolu,  M.A.  (2008).  Changing  lifestyle  and prevalence of malnutrition among settled pastoral Fulani children in southwest Nigeria.  Annals  of  Agricultural  and  Environmental  Medicine  15:  187-191. Published by Institute of Agricultural Medicine, Lublin,   Poland. http://www.aaem.pl/pdf/15187.pdf
  1. Sam-Wobo, S.O., Ekpo, U.F., Ameh, I.G. Osileye, O.T. (2009). Continued high endemicity of urinary schistosomiasis in Ogun State, Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Parasitology 30(1): 4852, Published by Textflow Ltd, Ibadan on behalf of Parasitology and Public Health Society of Nigeria.
  1. Oluwole, A. S., Ekpo, U.F., Mafiana, C.F., Adeofun, C.O., Idowu, O.A. (2009). Preliminary study on temporal variations in biting activity of Simulium damnosum s.l. in Abeokuta North LGA, Ogun State Nigeria. Parasites & Vectors 2009, 2:55 doi:10.1186/1756-3305-2-55.          Published by Biomed Central Ltd. UK.
  1. Sam-Wobo, S.O.,  Igenezoa,  A.J.,  Idowu,  O.A.,  Otesile,  E.B.,  Ekpo,  U.F., Kehinde, O.O. (2010). Bovine trypanosomosis and its impact on cattle in derived savanna   areas   of   Ogun   State,   Nigeria.   Journal   of   Public   Health   and Epidemiology 2(3), 43–47. Published by Academic Journals. Available online at http://www.academicjournals.org/jphe/contents/2010cont/June.htm
  1. Ekpo, U.F.,  Laja-Deile,  A.,  Oluwole,  A.S.,  Sam-Wobo,  S.O.,  Mafiana,  C.F. (2010). Urinary schistosomiasis among preschool children in a rural community near  Abeokuta,  Nigeria.  Parasites  &  Vectors  2010, 3:58  doi:10.1186/1756-3305-3-58.   Published   by   Biomed   Central   Ltd.   UK.   Available   online   at http://www.parasitesandvectors.com/content/3/1/58
  1. Adeleke M. A., Mafiana, C.F., Sam-Wobo, S.O., Olatunde, G.O., Ekpo, U.F., Akinwale, O.P.,  Toe,  L.  (2010).  Biting  behaviour  of  Simulium  damnosum complex and Onchocerca volvulus infection along the Osun River, Southwest Nigeria. Parasites & Vectors 2010, 3:93. Published by Biomed Central Ltd. UK. Available online at http://www.parasitesandvectors.com/content/3/1/93.
  1. Ekpo, U.F.,  Ogbooye,  A.A.,  Oluwole,  A.S.,  Takeet,  M.  (2010).  A  preliminary survey on the parasites of free range chicken in Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria. ASSET Journal Natural Sciences and Engineering Technology, 9(2):123-130. Published by Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta
  1. Adeleke, M.A., Sam-wobo, S.O., Olatunde, G.A., Akinwale, O.P., Ekpo, U.F., Mafiana, C.F.  (2011)  Bioecology  of  Simulium  damnosum  Theobald  complex along  Osun  river,  Southwest  Nigeria.  Journal  of  Rural  and  Tropical  Public Health, 10: 39 43. Published by the Anton Breinl Centre of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, James Cook University, Queensland, Australia.
  1. Sam-Wobo, S.O., Agbeyangi, O.A., Ekpo, U.F., Akinloye, OA., Mafiana, CF., Adeleke, MA.   (2011).   Rectal   artesunates,   their   utilization,   and   parental perception   in   the   management   of   malaria   in   children   from   Abeokuta, Southwestern  Nigeria.  Vector-borne  and  Zoonotic  Diseases  12:  151-155. Published by Society for Zoonotic Ecology and Epidemiology, Sweden (in press) Available online doi:10.1089/vbz.2010.0233.
  1. Hürlimann, E. Schur, N. Boutsika K. Stensgaard, A. Laizer, N. de Himpsl, ML. Ziegelbauer,  K.  Camenzind,  L.  Di  Pasquale  A.  Ekpo,  U.F.  Simoonga,  C. Mushinge, G. Saarnak, C.F.L. Utzinger, J. Kristensen, T.K. Vounatsou, P (2011). Toward an open-access global database for mapping, control, and surveillance of  neglected  tropical  diseases.  PLoS  Neglected  Tropical  Diseases  5(12): e1404. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001404.
  1. Babalola, O.E., Ogbuagu, F.K., Mega, B.T.A., Braide, E.I, Magimbi, C., Ekpo, U.F.,  Zouré,  H.,  Yaméogo,  L.,  Sékétéli,  A.,  (2011).  African  programme  for onchocerciasis control: Ophthalmological findings in Bushenyi, Uganda.  West African Journal of Medicine 30 (2): 104-109. Published by the West African College  of  Physicians  and  the  West  African  College  of  Surgeons.  Available online at: http://www.ajol.info/…/article/download/77413/67859
  1. Sam-Wobo, S.O., Ajao, O.K., Adeleke, M.A., Ekpo, U.F. (2012). Trichomoniasis among ante-natal  attendees  in  a  tertiary  health  facility,  Abeokuta,  Nigeria. Munis Entomology & Zoology, 7 (1): 380-384. Published biannually (January and June) by MUNIS Research Group (MRG), Gazi University, Science & Arts Faculty, Department of Biology,  06500, Ankara / Turkey.   Available online at http://www.munisentzool.org/yayin/vol7/issue1/380-384.pdf.
  1. Ekpo, U.F., Alabi, O.M., Oluwole, A.S., Sam-Wobo, S.O. (2012) Schistosoma haematobium infections  in  preschool  children  from  two  rural  communities  in Ijebu  East,  south-western  Nigeria.  Journal  of  Helminthology  86,  323–328. Published      by      Cambridge      University      Press,      United      Kingdom. doi:10.1017/S0022149X11000459.
  1. Ekpo U.F.,  Oluwole,  A.S.,  Abbe,  ME,  Etta,  H.E.,  Olamiju  F.,  Mafiana  C.F. (2012). Schistosomiasis in infants and preschool-aged children in sub-Saharan Africa:  implication  for  control.  Parasitology,  139:  835-841.  Published  by Cambridge University Press doi:10.1017/S0031182012000029.
  1. Etta H.E.,  Uzong,  G.E.,  Ekpo  U.F.,  Etta,  Okon  E.A.  (2012).  Gongronema latifolium  (Utasi):  A  novel  antibiotic  against  Staphylococcus  aureus  related infections. International Journal of Biochemistry and Biotechnology 1(8):204-208.  Published  by  International  Scholars  Journals.  Available  online  at http://internationalscholarsjournal.org.
  1. Abe, E.M., Oluwole, A.S., Ojo D.A., Idowu, O.A.., Mafiana, C.F., Braide, E.I., Ekpo, U.F. (2012). Predicting the geospatial distribution of Bulinus snail vector of urinary schistosomiasis in Abeokuta, South western Nigeria. The Zoologist 10: 53-60. Published by Textflow limited on behalf of the Zoological Society of Nigeria, Department of Zoology, University of Ibadan. Available          online at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/tzool/article/view/89656
  1. Ekpo U.F.,  Fafunwa  T.S.,  Oluwole  A.S.,  Abe  E.M.,  Mafiana  C.F.  (2012). Prevalence and factors associated with urinary schistosomiasis among infants and preschool-aged children in settlements around oyan reservoir in Ogun State, Nigeria.       FUNAAB-Journal   of   Natural   Sciences,    Engineering,   and Technology, 11(1): 82 -92.
  1. Ekpo, U.F., Olabinke, D.B., Oluwole, A.S., Adeluola, C.O. and Gbemisola, E.K. (2012). Intestinal  Helminths  Prevalence  in  Primary  School  Children  after Deworming in Abeokuta, Southwestern Nigeria.  FUNAAB-Journal of Natural Science, Engineering, and Technology 11(2): 12-21.
  1. Sam-Wobo, S.O., Agbeyangi, O.A., Ekpo, U.F., Akinloye, O.A., Mafiana, C.F., Adeleke, M.A.  (2012).  Rectal  Artesunates,  Their  Utilization,  and  Parental Perception   in   the   Management   of   Malaria   in   Children   from   Abeokuta, Southwestern Nigeria. Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases, 12(2): 151-155. doi:10.1089/vbz.2010.0233.
  1. Sam-Wobo, S.O., Ajayi, T.O., Ijaduola, T., Ekpo, U.F., Adeleke, M.A., Surakat, O.A., Mafiana,  C.F.  (2013).  Status  of  urinary  schistosomiasis  among  primary school children in Abeokuta, Nigeria. International Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences 5(3): 106-109. Published by Academic Journals. Available online at www.academicjournals.org/IJMMS, DOI:10.5897/IJMMS12.055.
  1. Sam-Wobo, S.O., Akintola O., Atungwu J., Ekpo, U.F., Adeleke, M.A., Mafiana, C.F. (2013). Prevalence and effect of Schistosoma and soil-transmitted helminth infection on  labour  input  in  rice-growing communities  of  Ogun  State,  Nigeria. Epidemiology  Biostatistics  and  Public  Health  10  (2).  DOI:  10.2427/8841. Formerly Italian Journal of Public Health.
  1. Ekpo U.F., Hürlimann E., Schur N., Oluwole A.S., Abe E.M., Mafe M.A., Nebe O.J., Isiyaku  S.,  Olamiju  F.,  Kadiri  M.,  Poopola  T.O.S.,  Braide  E.I.,  Saka  Y., Mafiana C.F., Kristensen T.M., Utzinger J., Vounatsou P. (2013). Mapping and prediction  of  schistosomiasis  in  Nigeria  using  compiled  survey  data  and Bayesian  geospatial  modelling.  Geospatial Health  7(2): 43-54. Published  by Department of Veterinary Parasitology, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy,        on        behalf        of        GNOSISGIS.        Available        online        at http://www.geospatialhealth.unina.it/index.php
  1. Adie H.A.,  Okon  E.O.,  Arong  G.A.,  Braide,  E.I.,  Ekpo  U.F.  (2013).  Spatial distribution of urinary schistosomiasis in Cross River State, using geographical information  system  and  school  based  questionnaire.  Pakistan  Journal  of Biological Sciences 16: 1166-1172. Published by Asian Network for Scientific Information.     DOI:     10.3923/pjbs.2013.1166.1172.     Available     online     at http://scialert.net/abstract/?doi=pjbs.2013.1166.1172.
  1. Oyebanji F. F., Adeofun C. O., Adedeji O. H., Ekpo U. F., Oguntoke O., Ojekunle, O. Z. (2013). Assessment of Respiratory Health Impact of Fuel-Wood Utilization on Exposed Rural Women in Odeda, Southwestern, Nigeria. Global Journal of Science Frontier Research Environment & Earth Science 13 (4):
  1. Agbeyangi O.A.,  Sam-Wobo  S.O.,  Ekpo  U.F.,  Akinloye  O.A.,  Mafiana  C.F., Oduwole, O.A., Adediran O.A., Dedeke I.O.F., Oniwide T.R. (2013).    Options and  prospects  of  management  of  malaria  with  rectal  artesunate  in  Abeokuta South-Western Nigeria Journal of Current Research in Science 1: 507-512. Available online at www.jcrs010.com.
  1. Agbeyangi O.A.,  Sam-Wobo  S.O.,  Ekpo  U.F.,  Akinloye  O.A.,  Mafiana  C.F., Oduwole, O.A., Adediran O.A., Dedeke I.O.F., Oniwide T.R. (2013). Artesunate suppository for pre-referral treatment of uncomplicated and severe falciparum malaria in under five years’ children attending two health facilities in Abeokuta, Nigeria.  Journal of Current Research in Science 1: 526-532. Available online at www.jcrs010.com.
  1. Adeniran A.A., Mogaji H.O., Oluwole A.S., Abe E.M., Bankole S.O., Ekpo U.F. (2014). Commodity utilization of malaria intervention and control tool: Access and utilization of long lasting insecticide net in rural communities of Imeko-Afon and Odeda local government area of Ogun state, Nigeria. Annals of Tropical Medicine and Public Health, Vol 7(2) 85-90 DOI: 10.4103/1755-6783.146382
  1. Olamiju O.J., Olamiju F.O., Adeniran A.A., Mba I.C., Ukwunna C.C., Okoronkwo C., Ekpo U.F. (2014). Public Awareness and Knowledge of Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) Control Activities in Abuja, Nigeria. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 8(9): e3209. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0003209
  1. Karagiannis-Voules D.A.,  Biedermann  P.,  Ekpo  U.F.,  Garba  A.,  Langer  E., Mathieu E., Midzi N., Mwinzi P., Polderman A.M., Raso G., Sacko M., Talla I., Tchuem  Tchuenté  L.A.,  Touré  S.,  Winkler  M.S.,  Utzinger  J.,  Vounatsou  P. (2014). Spatial and temporal distribution of soil-transmitted helminth infection in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review and geostatistical meta-analysis The Lancet Infect Diseases 2014
  1. Lai Y., Biedermann P., Ekpo U.F., Garba A., Mathieu E., Midzi N., Mwinzi P., N.’Goran E.K.,  Raso  G.,  Assarie  R.K.,  Sacko  M.,  Schur  N.,  Talla  I., Tchuem Tchuenté L.A., Touré S., Winkler M.S., Utzinger J., Vounatsou P. (2015). The spatial  distribution  of  schistosomiasis  and  treatment  needs  for  sub  Saharan Africa:  a  systematic  review  and  geostatistical  meta-analysis.  The  Lancet Infectious Diseases 05/2015; DOI: 10.1016/S1473-3099(15)00066-3
  1. Oluwole A.S., Ekpo U.F., Karagiannis-Voules D.A., Abe E.M., Olamiju F., Isiyaku S., Okoronkwo C., Saka Y., Nebe O.J., Braide E.I., Mafiana C.F., Utzinger J., Vounatsou P.   (2015).   Bayesian   geostatistical   model-based   estimates   of geospatial   distribution   of   soil-transmitted   helminthiasis   and   albendazole treatment   requirements   in   Nigeria,   PLoS   NTD   9(4):   e0003740.   doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0003740
  1. Ogudo U.S., Oluwole A.S., Mogaji H.O., Adeniran A.A., Alabi O.M., Ekpo U.F. (2015). Gastrointestinal  Helminth  Infections  in  a  Ruminant  Livestock  Farm  in Abeokuta, South Western Nigeria. Annual Research & Review in Biology 8(4):1-8, 2015, Article no. ARRB.18812 ISSN: 2347-565X, NLM ID: 10163286.
  1. Etuketu I.M., Mogaji H.O., Alabi O.M., Adeniran A.A., Oluwole A.S., Ekpo U.F. (2015). Prevalence and risk factors of Trichomonas vaginalis infection among pregnant women receiving antenatal care in Abeokuta, Nigeria. African Journal of Infectious Diseases 9(2): 51 – 56. http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/ajid.v9i2.7
  1. Olaitan O.,  Mogaji  H.,  Oluwole  A.,  Adeniran  A.,  Alabi  O.,  Ekpo  U.F.  (2016) Geohelminth Infections and Nutritional Status of Preschool-Aged Children in a Peri-Urban Settlement of Ogun State. Scientifica, Italy
  1. Oyebanji, F. F., Oguntoke, O., Ojekunle, O. Z., Adeofun, C. O., Adedeji, O. H., Ekpo, U. F. & Adekunle,  M. M. (2016). Seasonal  and Spatial Analysis  of  Air Pollutants Emissions from Fuel-Wood Utilization in Selected Rural Communities within  Odeda  LGA,  Nigeria.  Global  Journal  of  Science  Frontier Research: Environment & Earth Science, 16 (3)
  1. Adekunle, N. O., Sam-Wobo, S. O., Adeleke, M. A., Ekpo, U. F., Davies, E., Ladokun, A. O., Egbeobauwaye, E. and Surakat, O. A. (2016). Prevalence and distribution of Wuchereria bancrofti in Ose Local Government Area, Ondo State, Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Parasitology, 37(1): 96-100.
  1. Mogaji, H.O., Adeniran, A.A., Fagbenro, M.T. Olabinke, D.B., Abe, E.M. Ekpo, U.F. (2016).  Prevalence  of  Human  Taeniasis  in  Odeda  Area  of  Ogun  State, Nigeria. International Journal of Tropical Diseases & Health, 17(4): XX-XX, 2016, Article no. IJTDH.27084
  1. Oluwole, A.S.,  Adeniran,  A.  A.,  Mogaji,  H.  O.,  Shittu,  E.  O.,  Alabi,  O.  M., Odoemene S., Ekpo, U. F. (2016). Survey of Gastrointestinal Parasites among Nomadic  Cattle  Herds  in  Eruwa,  Oyo  State,  Southwestern  Nigeria.  Annual Research & Review in Biology 10(6): 1-7, 2016, Article no. ARRB.28400
  1. Fafunwa, T.S.,  Mogaji,  H.O.,  Fagbenro,  M.T.,  Sam-Wobo,  S.O.,  Bada,  B.S., Ekpo,  U.F.  (2017). Water  Resource,  Hygienic  Practice,  and  Soil Transmitted Helminthiasis in Some Rural Communities of Osun State, Nigeria  Journal of Water Resource and Protection, 2017, 9, 99-110.
  1. Oluwole, A.  S,  Isiyaku,  S.,  Aliero,  A.A.,  Nwosu,  C., William  A.,  Elhassan,  E., Ekpo, U.F. (2017). Assessment of the burden of soil-transmitted helminthiasis after five years of mass drug administration for Onchocerciasis and Lymphatic filariasis in Kebbi State, Nigeria. Parasite Epidemiology and Control, 2: 21–29
  1. Ejike, C.U., Oluwole, A.S., Mogaji, H.O., Adeniran, A.A., Alabi, O.M, Ekpo, U.F. (2017) Development and testing of Schisto and Ladders™, an innovative health educational game   for   control   of   schistosomiasis   in   schoolchildren.   BMC Research Notes, 10:236. DOI 10.1186/s13104-017-2545-5
  1. Ekpo, U. F., Odeyemi, M.O., Sam-Wobo, S.O., Onunkwor, O.B., Mogaji, H.O., Oluwole, A.S.,   Abdussalam,   H.O.,   Stothard,   J.R.   (2017).   Female   genital schistosomiasis  (FGS)  in  Ogun  State,   Nigeria:  a  pilot  survey  on  genital symptoms               and               clinical               findings.               Parasitology Open,                                   https://doi.org/10.1017/pao.2017.11
  1. Mogaji, H.O.,  Dedeke,  G.A.,  Jaiyeola3,  O.A.,  Adeniran,  A.A.,  Olabinke,  D.B., Oluwole, A.S., Abe, E.M., Adeaga, D.O., Yusuff, Q.A., Yusuff, H.A., Ekpo, U.F. (2017). A preliminary survey of school-based water, sanitation, hygiene (WASH) resources  and  soil-transmitted  helminthiasis  in  eight  publicschools  in  Odeda LGA, Ogun State, Nigeria. Parasitology Open 3, e16, 1–10. https://doi.org/10.1017/pao.2017.18
  1. Adeniran, A.A., Mogaji,  H.O., Aladesida, A.A.,  Olayiwola,  I.O.,  Oluwole,  A.S., Abe,  E.M.,  Olabinke,  D.B.,  Alabi,  O.M.,  Ekpo,  U.F.  (2017)  Schistosomiasis, intestinal helminthiasis and nutritional status among preschool‐aged children in sub‐urban  communities  of  Abeokuta,  Southwest,  Nigeria.  BMC  Research Notes, 10:637. DOI 10.1186/s13104-017-2973-2
  1. Abe, E.M., Guan, W., Yun-Hai Guo, Y., Kassegne, K., Qin, Z., Xu, J., Chen, J. Ekpo, U.F., Li, S.   Zhou, X. (2018). Differentiating snail intermediate hosts of Schistosoma  spp.  using  molecular  approaches:  fundamental  to  successful integrated control mechanism in Africa. Infectious Diseases of Poverty (2018)7:29. https://doi.org/10.1186/s40249-018-0401-z
  1. Oluwole, A.S., Adeniran, A.A., Mogaji, H.O., Olabinke, D.B., Abe, E.M., Bankole, S.O., Sam-Wobo, S.O., Ekpo, U.F. (2018). Prevalence, intensity and spatial co- distribution of schistosomiasis and soil transmitted helminths infections in Ogun state, Nigeria.          Parasitology          Open          4,          e8,          1–9. https://doi.org/10.1017/pao.2018.4
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Technical research reports

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Appearances in Print Media relating to research work

(i)        Newspaper Article: ‘Nigerian Children at Government Schools Suffer High Burden of Intestinal Worms,’ Science Daily. http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/01/ 080130092142.htm

(ii)       SciDev  News:  Scientists  call  for  global  neglected  disease  database  by Emeka       Johnkingsley.       Science       and       Development       Network. http://www.scidev.net/en/health/neglected-diseases/news/scientists-call-for- global-neglected-disease-database.html Printed on Friday, January 20, 201