PROFESSOR M.T. YAKUBU, B. Sc., M. Sc., PhD (Ilorin).
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Research interest: Biochemical Toxicology, Pharmacology, and Medicinal Plant research

On-going research: Aphrodisiac and arbortfacient potentials of some indigenous medicinal plants.

Journals Articles:

(1) Akanji, M.A. and Yakubu, M.T. (2000) α – Tocopherol protects against metabisulphite – induced tissue damage in rats. Nigerian Journal of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology 15 (2): 179 - 183. (Published by Nigeria Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Nigeria).

(2) Yakubu, M.T., Akanji, M.A. and Salau, I.O. (2001). Protective effect of ascorbic acid on some selected tissues of ranitidine – treated rats. Nigerian Journal of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology 16 (2): 177 – 182. (Published by Nigeria Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Nigeria).

(3) Yakubu, M.T. and Akanji, M.A. (2002). Effect of Jasmine Green Tea (Camellia sinensis) on carbon tetrachloride – induced tissue damage in rats. Nigerian Journal of Pure and Applied Science 17: 1217-1222. (Published by Faculty of Science, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria).

(4) Yakubu, M. T., Olatunji, I. K and Akanji, M.A (2002) Comparative effects of administration of halofantrine hydrochloride and dihydroartemisinin on some enzymes of selected rat tissues. NISEB Journal 2(3): 175-180. (Published by Klobex Publisher for the Nigerian Society for Experimental Biology, Nigeria). Available online at http://www.klobex.org/page2.html

(5) Adebayo, J. O., Yakubu, M. T., Egwim, E. C., Owoyele, B. V and Enaibe, B. U. (2003) Effect of ethanolic extract of Khaya senegalensis on some biochemical parameters of rat kidney. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 88(1): 69-72. (Published by International Society for Ethnopharmacology, Elsevier, Ireland). Available online at http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874103001934

(6) Yakubu, M.T., Bilbis, L. S., Lawal, M and Akanji, M.A (2003) - Effect of repeated administration of sildenafil citrate (viagra) on selected enzyme activities of the liver and kidney of male albino rats. Nigerian Journal of Pure & Applied Sciences 18: 1395-1400. (Published by Faculty of Science, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria). Available online at https://www.unilorin.edu.ng/.

(7) Yakubu, M.T., Bilbis, L.S., Lawal, M. and Akanji, M.A (2003) Evaluation of selected parameters of rat liver and kidney function following repeated administration of yohimbine. Biokemistri 15(2): 50-56. (Published by Nigeria Society for Experimental Biology, Nigeria). Available online at http://www.bioline.org.br/pdf?bk03020

(8) Yakubu, M.T., Salau, I.O. and Muhammad, N.O. (2003) Phosphatase activities in selected rat tissues following repeated administration of ranitidine. Nigerian Journal of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology 18 (1): 21 – 24. (Published by Nigeria Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Nigeria).

(9) Yakubu, M.T., Bilbis, L.S., Lawal, M and Akanji, M.A (2003) – Changes in selected enzyme activities of rat liver following repeated administration of yohimbine. NISEB Journal 3(2): 59-63. (Published by Klobex Publisher for the Nigerian Society for Experimental Biology, Nigeria). Available online at http://www.klobex.org/page2.html

(10) Akanji, M.A., Yakubu, M.T. and Adesokan, A.A. (2004) Effect of co-administration of selenium and α-tocopherol on phosphatase activities in carbon-tetrachloride-induced liver damage in rats. Nigerian Journal of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology 19(1): 63-67. (Published by Nigeria Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Nigeria). Available online at http://www.nsbmb.org/journals.php

(11) Yakubu, M.T., Adebayo, J.O., Egwim, E.C. and Owoyele, B.V. (2005) Increased liver alkaline phosphatase and aminotransferase activities following administration of ethanolic extract of Khaya senegalensis stem bark to rats. Biokemistri 17(1): 27-32. (Published by Nigerian Society for Experimental Biology, Nigeria. Available online at http://www.bioline.org.br/pdf?bk05005

(12) Yakubu, M. T., Akanji, M. A and Oladiji, A. T (2005) Aphrodisiac potentials of the aqueous extract of Fadogia agrestis (Schweinf. Ex Heirn) stem in male albino rats. Asian Journal of Andology, 7(4): 399-404. (Published by Blackwell Publishing for Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China). Available online at http://www.asiaandro.com/news/upload/20130912-aja200571a.pdf

(13) Owoyele, B.V., Yakubu, M.T., Alonge, F., Olatunji, LA and Soladoye, A.O (2005) Effects of folic acid intake on serum lipid profiles of apparently healthy young adult male Nigerians. African Journal of Biomedical Research, 8(3): 139-142. (Published by Department of Physiology, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria for the Ibadan Biomedical Communications Group, Nigeria). Available online at http://www.bioline.org.br/pdf?md05026

(14) Yakubu, M. T., Bilbis, L. S., Lawal, M and Akanji, M. A. (2005) Responses of male rat liver and heart aminotransferases to chronic administration of yohimbine. Centrepoint (Science Edition), 2: 124-131 (Published by Library and Publication Committee, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria). Available online at http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/ejournals/index.php/science

(15) Oladiji, A. T., Abdullahi, S. A. and Yakubu, M. T. (2005) Evaluation of haematinic potentials of aqueous extract of Waltheria indica (L) root on rats reared on iron sufficient and iron deficient diets feeds. Nigerian Journal of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology 20(2): 115 – 122. (Published by Nigeria Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Nigeria). Available online at http://www.nsbmb.org/journals.php

(16) Yakubu, M.T., Akanji, M.A. and Oladiji, A.T (2006) Evaluation of selected biochemical parameters of male albino rat liver following administration of aqueous extract of Fadogia agrestis stem. Recent Progress in Medicinal Plants, Chapter 29, Volume 12: Globalization of Herbal Health (eds. Sharma AK, Singh VK, Govil JN and Goyal NK) pp393-401. (Published by Stadium Press LLC, Huston, Texas, USA for Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi, India). Available online at http://www.studiumpress.in/indetail.asp?id=70

(17) Muhammad, N.O., Oloyede, O.B and Yakubu, M.T (2006) Effect of Terminalia catappa seed meal-based diet on the alkaline and acid phosphatase activities of some selected rat tissues. Recent Progress in Medicinal Plants, Chapter 13, Volume 13: Search for Natural Drugs, pp. 271 - 279. (Published by Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi, India). Available online at http://www.studiumpress.in/indetail.asp?id=71

(18) Yakubu, M. T., Bilbis, L. S., Lawal, M and Akanji, M. A. (2006). Effect of repeated administration of Damiana on selected kidney functions of male rats. The Tropical Journal of Health Sciences, 13(2): 20 – 23. (Published by College of Health Sciences, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria). Available online at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/tjhc/issue/view/5240

(19) Yakubu, M. T., Adesokan, A. A. and Akanji, M. A. (2006). Biochemical changes in the liver, kidney and serum of rat following chronic administration of cimetidine. African Journal of Biomedical Research, 9(3): 213-218. (Published by Department of Physiology, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria for Ibadan Biomedical Communications Group, Nigeria). Available online at http://www.bioline.org.br/pdf?md06034

(20) Oladiji, A. T., Yakubu, M. T. and Okoloba, O. M. (2006). Effects of thermoxidised palm oil-based diet and its supplementation with vitamins C and E on some enzyme activities of rat tissues. Nigerian Journal of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, 21(2): 131-137. (Published by Nigerian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Nigeria).

(21) Oladiji, A. T., Jacob, T. O. and Yakubu, M. T. (2007) Anti-anaemic potentials of aqueous extract of Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench stem bark in rats. J. Ethnopharmacology, 111(3): 651-656. (Journal of International Society for Ethnopharmacology, Published by Elsevier, Ireland). Available online at http://ac.els-cdn.com/S0378874107000347/1-s2.0-S0378874107000347-main.pdf?_tid=a4027ae4-3683-11e4-8faf-00000aab0f6c&acdnat=1410090155_6d1f9ea05438dc80164e3a2d2c5f1a45

(22) Yakubu, M. T., Akanji, M. A. and Oladiji, A. T. (2007). Evaluation of anti-androgenic potentials of aqueous extract of Chromolaena odoratum (L.) K. R. leaves in male rats. Andrologia, 39 (6): 235-243 (Official Journal for the D eutsche Gesellschaft fur Andrologie, and First International Journal of Andrology, Germany) (Published by Blackwell Synergy). Available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/and.2007.39.issue-6/issuetoc

(23) Oladiji, A. T., Abodunrin, T. P. and Yakubu, M. T. (2007): Some physicochemical characteristics of the oil from Tetracarpidium conophorum nut (Mull. Arg.) Hutch. & Dalz nut. Nigerian Journal of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 22(2): 100-106. (Published by Nigerian Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology).

(24) Yakubu, M. T., Akanji, M. A. and Oladiji, A. T. (2008) Effect of chronic administration of aqueous extract of Fadogia agrestis stem on male rat kidney function indices. In: Recent Progress in Medicinal Plants, Chapter 22, Volume 19: Phytopharmacology and Therapeutic Values (eds: Govil JN, Singh VK, and Bhardarag R) pp. 359-367. (Published by Stadium Press LLC, Huston, Texas, USA for Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi, India). Available online at http://www.studiumpress.in/indetail.asp?id=77

(25) Yakubu, M. T., Akanji, M. A. and Oladiji, A. T. (2008) Effect of oral administration of aqueous extract of Fadogia agrestis stem on some testicular function indices of male rats. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 115(2): 288-292. (Journal of International Society for Ethnopharmacology, Published by Elsevier, Ireland). Available online at http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874107005296

(26) Akanji, M. A., Nafiu, M. O. and Yakubu, M. T. (2008) Enzyme activities and histopathology of selected tissues in rats treated with potassium bromate. African Journal of Biomedical Research 11: 87-95 (Published by Department of Physiology, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria for Ibadan Biomedical Communications Group, Nigeria). Available online at http://www.bioline.org.br/pdf?md08012

(27) Yakubu, M. T., Akanji, M. A., Oladiji, A. T. and Adesokan, A. A. (2008). Androgenic potentials of aqueous extract of Massularia acuminata (G. Don) Bullock ex Hoyl. stem in male Wistar rats. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 118(3): 508-513. (Journal of International Society for Ethnopharmacology, Published by Elsevier, Ireland). Available online at http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874108002821

(28) Yakubu, M. T., Akanji, M. A., Oladiji, A. T., Olatinwo, A. W. O., Adesokan, A. A., Yakubu, M. O., Owoyele, B. V., Sunmonu, T. O and Ajao, M. S (2008). Effect of Cnidoscolous aconitifolius (Miller) I. M. Johnston leaf extract on reproductive hormones of female rats. Iranian Journal of Reproductive Medicine 6(3): 149-155 (A quarterly publication of Research and Clinical Center for Infertility, Shahid Sadoughi University of Medical Science Yazd-Iran in collaboration with Iranian Society for Reproductive Medicine). Available online at

http://www.ijrm.ir/index.php/ijrm/article/view/380/333

(29) Akanji, M. A., Ayorinde, B. T. and Yakubu, M. T. (2009) Antilipidaemic potentials of aqueous extract of Tapinanthus globiferus leaves in rats. Recent Progress on Medicinal Plants, Chapter 1, volume 25, pp. 1-8. In: Chemistry and Medicinal Values. Editors: J.N. Govil, V.K. Singh and R. Bhardwaj (Published by Stadium Press LLC, Houston, Texas, USA for Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi, India). Available online at

http://www.studiumpress.in/lpage.asp?cat_id=6&catdesc=Medicinal+Plants&type=1&for=1

(30) Afolayan, A. J. and Yakubu, M. T. (2009). Erectile dysfunction management options in Nigeria. Journal of Sexual Medicine 6(4): 1090-1102. International Society for Sexual Medicine. Published by Blackwell Synergy. Available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/jsm.2009.6.issue-4/issuetoc

(31) Yakubu, M. T. and Afolayan, A. J. (2009). Effect of aqueous extract of Bulbine natalensis Baker stem on haematological and serum lipid profile of male Wistar rats. Indian Journal of Experimental Biology, 47(4): 283-288. Published by Published by National Institute of Science Communication and Information Resources, CSIR, India. Available online at

http://www.niscair.res.in/sciencecommunication/researchjournals/rejour/ijeb/ijeb2k9/ijeb_apr09.asp#283

(32) Odeyemi, O. O., Yakubu, M. T., Masika, P. and Afolayan, A. J. (2009). Toxicological evaluation of the essential oil from Mentha longifolia L. subsp. Capensis leaves in rats. Journal of Medicinal Food, 12(3): 669-674. (Published by Mary Ann Liebert Inc for the Korean Society of Food Science and Nutrition). Available online at http://online.liebertpub.com/doi/pdfplus/10.1089/jmf.2008.0136

(33) Yakubu, M. T. and Afolayan, A. J. (2009). Reproductive toxicologic evaluations of Bulbine natalensis Baker stem extract in albino rats. Theriogenology 72(3): 322-332. Available online at http://www.theriojournal.com/issues

(34) Yakubu, M. T. and Bukoye, B. B. (2009). Abortifacient potentials of the aqueous extract of Bambusa vulgaris leaves in pregnant Dutch rabbits. Contraception 80 (3): 308-313. Published by Elsevier Inc., Philadelphia, PA, USA. Available online at http://www.contraceptionjournal.org/article/S0010-7824%2809%2900081-X/pdf

(35) Afolayan, A. J. and Yakubu, M. T. (2009). Effect of Bulbine natalensis Baker stem extract on the functional indices and histology of the liver and kidney of male Wistar rats. Journal of Medicinal Food, 12(4): 814-820. (Published by Mary Ann Liebert Inc., for the Korean Society of Food Science and Nutrition). Available online at http://online.liebertpub.com/doi/pdfplus/10.1089/jmf.2008.0221

(36) Jimoh, F. O., Babalola, S. A. and Yakubu, M. T. (2009) Assessment of the antioxidant potentials of Cnidoscolous chayamansa. Pharmaceutical Biology 47(9): 903-909. Available online at http://informahealthcare.com/doi/pdf/10.1080/13880200902942444

(37) Yakubu, M. T., Oladiji, A. T. and Akanji, M. A. (2009) Mode of cellular toxicity of aqueous extract of Fadogia agrestis (Schweinf. Ex Hiern) stem in male rat liver and kidney. Human and Experimental Toxicology, 28(8): 469-478. (An International Journal affiliated to the French Society of Toxicology). Available online at http://het.sagepub.com/content/28/8/469.full.pdf+html

(38) Yakubu, M. T., Bukoye, B. B., Oladiji, A. T. and Akanji, M. A. (2009). Toxicological implications of aqueous extract of Bambusa vulgaris leaves in pregnant Dutch rabbits. Human & Experimental Toxicology, 28(9): 591-598. (An International Journal affiliated to the French Society of Toxicology). Available online at

http://het.sagepub.com/content/28/9/591.full.pdf+html

(39) Yakubu, M. T. and Afolayan, A. J. (2009). Effect of aqueous extract of Bulbine natalensis (Baker) stem on the sexual behaviour of male rats. International Journal of Andrology, 32(6): 629-636. (International Journal of European Academy of Andrology, Published by Blackwell Synergy. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2605.2008.00910.x). Available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/ija.2009.32.issue-6/issuetoc

(40) Oladiji, A. T., Shoremekun, K. L. and Yakubu, M. T. (2009) Physicochemical properties of the oil from the fruit of Blighia sapida and the toxicological evaluation of the oil-based diet in Wistar rats. Journal of Medicinal Food, 12(5): 1127-1135. (Published by Mary Ann Liebert Inc for the Korean Society of Food Science and Nutrition). Available online at http://online.liebertpub.com/doi/pdfplus/10.1089/jmf.2008.0219

(41) Aboyade, O. M., Yakubu, M. T., Grierson, D. S. and Afolayan, A. J. (2009). Studies on the toxicological effect of the aqueous extract of the fresh, dried and boiled berries of Solanum aculeastrum Dunal in male Wistar rats. Human & Experimental Toxicology 28(12): 765-775. (An International Journal affiliated to the French Society of Toxicology). Available online at

http://het.sagepub.com/content/28/12.toc

(42) Pendota, S. C., Yakubu, M. T., Grierson, D. S. and Afolayan, A. J. (2010). Effect of administration of aqueous extract of Hippobromus pauciflorus leaves in male rats. African Journal of Traditional and Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 7(1): 40-46. Drug Research & Production Unit, Faculty of Pharmacy, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria/ African Ethnomedicines Enterprises. Available online at http://journals.sfu.ca/africanem/index.php/ajtcam/issue/view/55

(43) Oladiji, A. T., Abodunrin, T. P. and Yakubu, M. T. (2010). Toxicological evaluation of Tetracarpidium conophorum nut oil-based diet in rats. Food and Chemical Toxicology 48(3): 898-902. Published by Elsevier Inc., Ireland. Available online at

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/02786915/48/3

(44) Oladiji, A.T., Yakubu, M. T., Idoko, A. S., Adeyemi, O. and Salawu, M. O. (2010) Studies on the physicochemical properties and fatty acid composition of the oil from ripe plantain peel (Musa paradisiaca). African Scientist 11(1): 73-78. Published by Klobex Publishers for the Nigerian Society for Experimental Biology. Available online at http://www.klobex.org/page4.html

(45) Ajiboye, T. O., Salau, A. K., Yakubu, M. T., Oladiji, A. T., Akanji, M. A and Okogun, J. I. (2010). Acetaminophen perturbed redox homeostasis in Wistar rat liver: Protective role of aqueous Pterocarpus osun leaf extract. Drug & Chemical Toxicology, 33(1): 77-87. Available online at

http://informahealthcare.com/doi/pdf/10.3109/01480540903170746

(46) Ajiboye, T. O., Salau, A. K., Yakubu, M. T., Oladiji, A. T., Akanji, M. A. and Okogun, J. I. (2010). Aqueous extract of Securidaca longepedunculata root induce redox imbalance in rat liver and kidney. Human & Experimental Toxicology 29(8): 679-688. Published by SAGE Publications. An International Journal affiliated to the French Society of Toxicology). Available online at http://het.sagepub.com/content/29/8.toc

(47) Oyedemi, S. O., Yakubu, M. T. and Afolayan, A. J. (2010). Effect of aqueous extract of Leonotis leonurus (L.) R. Br. leaves in male Wistar rats. Human and Experimental Toxicology, 29(5), 377-384. An International Journal affiliated to the French Society of Toxicology. Published by SAGE Publications. Available online at

http://het.sagepub.com/content/29/5.toc

(48) Appidi, R. J., Yakubu, M. T., Grierson, D. S and Afolayan, A. J. (2010) Antidiarrhoeal activity of aqueous extract of Hermannia incana Cav. leaves in Wistar rats. Methods and Findings in Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology, 32(1): 27-30. Available online at

https://journals.prous.com/journals/servlet/xmlxsl/pk_journals.xml_toc_pr?p_JournalID=6&p_IssueID=1042

(49) Yakubu, M. T. and Afolayan, A. J. (2010). Anabolic and androgenic activities of Bulbine natalensis stem in male Wistar rats. Pharmaceutical Biology, 48(5): 568-576. Available online at

http://informahealthcare.com/doi/pdf/10.3109/13880200903207094

(50) Mostafa, M., Appidi, J. R., Yakubu, M. T. and Afolayan, A. J. (2010). Anti-inflammatory, antinociceptive and antipyretic properties of the aqueous extract of Clematis brachiata leaf in male rats. Pharmaceutical Biology, 48(6): 682-689. Available online at

http://informahealthcare.com/doi/pdf/10.3109/13880200903257966

(51) Ashafa, A. O. T., Yakubu, M. T., Grierson, D. S. and Afolayan, A. J. (2010) Evaluation of aqueous extract of Felicia muricata leaves for anti-inflammatory, anti-nociceptive and antipyretic activities. Pharmaceutical Biology, 48(9): 994-1001. Available online at

http://informahealthcare.com/doi/pdf/10.3109/13880200903373664

(52) Yakubu, M. T., Adeshina, A. O., Oladiji, A. T., Akanji, M. A., Oloyede, O. B., Jimoh, G. A., Olatinwo, A, W, O. and Afolayan, A. J. (2010). Abortifacient potential of aqueous extract of Senna alata leaves in rats. Journal of Reproduction and Contraception 21(3): 163-177. Published by Elsevier for Shanghai Institute of Planned Parenthood Research, China. Available online at

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/10017844/21/3

(53) Ajiboye, T. O., Yakubu, M. T., Salau, A. K., Oladiji, A. T., Akanji, M. A. and Okogun, J. O. (2010). Antioxidant and drug detoxification potentials of aqueous extract of Annona senegalensis leaves in carbon tetrachloride-induced hepatocellular damage. Pharmaceutical Biology, 48(12): 1361-1370. Published by Informa Healthcare, London. Available online at

http://informahealthcare.com/doi/pdf/10.3109/13880209.2010.483247

(54) Yakubu, M. T., Akanji, M. A. and Nafiu, M. O. (2010) Anti-diabetic activity of aqueous extract of Cochlospermum planchonii root in alloxan-induced diabetic rats. Cameroon Journal of Experimental Biology, 6(2): 91-100. (Published by Cameroon Forum of Biological Sciences). Available online at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/cajeb/issue/view/8312

(55) Lewu, M. N., Yakubu, M. T., Adebola, P. O. and Afolayan, A. J. (2010). Effect of accessions of Colocasia esculenta-based diets on the hepatic and renal functional indices of weanling Wistar rats. Journal of Medicinal Food 13(5): 1210-1215. (Published by Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. for Korean Society of Food Science and Nutrition). Available online at http://online.liebertpub.com/doi/pdfplus/10.1089/jmf.2009.0211

(56) Nafiu, M. O., Akanji, M. A. and Yakubu, M. T. (2011). Effect of aqueous extract of Cochlospermum planchonii rhizome on some kidney and liver functional indices of albino rats. African Journal of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 8(1): 22-26. Drug Research & Production Unit, Faculty of Pharmacy, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria for African Ethnomedicines Enterprises. Available online at http://www.bioline.org.br/pdf?tc11004

(57) Ajiboye, T. O., Salawu, N. A., Yakubu, M. T., Oladiji, A. T., Akanji, M. A. and Okogun, J. O. (2011). Antioxidant and drug detoxification potentials of Hibiscus sabdariffa anthocyanin extract. Drug and Chemical Toxicology, 34(2): 109-115. (Published by Informa Healthcare USA, Inc.). Available online at

http://informahealthcare.com/doi/pdf/10.3109/01480545.2010.536767

(58) Malomo, S. O., Ore, A. and Yakubu, M. T. (2011). In vitro and In vivo antioxidant activities of aqueous extract of Celosia argentea leaves. Indian Journal of Pharmacology 43(3): 278-285. Published by Medknow Publications for Indian Pharmacological Society, Mumbai, India. Available online at http://www.ijp-online.com/showBackIssue.asp?issn=0253-7613;year=2011;volume=43;issue=3;month=May-June

(59) Yakubu, M. T., Awotunde, S. O., Ajiboye, T. O., Oladiji, A. T. and Akanji, M. A. (2011). Pro-sexual effects of aqueous extracts of Massularia acuminata root in male Wistar rats. Andrologia 43 (5): 334-340. Published by John Wiley and Sons Inc., USA. Available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/and.2011.43.issue-5/issuetoc

(60) Salawu, M. O., Oloyede, O. B., Oladiji, A. T., Muhammad, N. O. and Yakubu, M. T. (2011). Effect of Escherichia coli endotoxin on Archachatina marginata haemolymph coagulation system. Pharmaceutical Biology, 49(10): 1029-1033. Published by Informa Healthcare Inc., London. Available online at

http://informahealthcare.com/doi/pdf/10.3109/13880209.2011.560952

(61) Lewu, M. N., Yakubu, M. T., Adebola, P. O. and Afolayan, A. J. (2011). Growth performance of weanling Wistar rats fed on accessions of cooked Colocasia esculenta-based diets. Journal of Medicinal Food, 14(9): 1046-1051. Published by Mary Ann Liebert Inc., New Rochelle, NY, USA for Korean Society of Food Science and Nutrition. Available online at

http://online.liebertpub.com/doi/pdfplus/10.1089/jmf.2010.0253

(62) Yakubu, M. T., Olawepo, O. J. and Fasoranti, G. A. (2011). Ananas comosus: Is the unripe fruit juice an abortifacient in pregnant Wistar rats? European Journal of Contraception and Reproductive Health Care 16(5): 397-402. Published by Informa Healthcare, London. An Official Journal of European Society of Contraception and Reproductive Health. Available online at

http://informahealthcare.com/doi/pdf/10.3109/13625187.2011.599454

(63) Akanji, M. A., Oladiji, A. T., Adesokan, A. A. and Yakubu, M. T. (2011). Mitochondrial dysfunction. Transactions of the Nigerian Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 1(1): 14-24. (Published by Nigerian Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology).

(64) Ajiboye, T. O., Yakubu, M. T. and Oladiji, A. T. (2011). Electrophilic, free radical and reactive oxygen species scavenging and detoxification potentials of Lophira alata stem bark extract. Free Radicals and Antioxidants 1(3): 40-47. Published by Reed Elsevier Pvt. Ltd., India. Available online at

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2231253611130064

(65) Yakubu, M. T., Lateef, I. A., Ajiboye, T. O., Akanji, M. A., Oladiji, A. T. and Ibrahim, O. O. K. (2011). Anti-androgenic activity of aqueous leaf extract of Cnidoscolous aconitifolius. West African Journal of Assisted Reproduction 2(1): 7-15. (An Official Journal of Nigerian Fertility Society). Available online at http://www.wajar.org/vol2no1/01.pdf

(66) Yakubu, M. T., Adams, D. M., Akanji, M. A. and Oladiji, A. T. (2011). Laxative activity of aqueous root extract of Cnestis ferruginea (Vahl ex DC) in loperamide-induced constipated rats. Nigerian Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology 3(1&2): 21-29. (Official Journal of the Society for Gastroenterology and Hepatology in Nigeria (SOGHIN). Available online at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/njgh/issue/view/9088

(67) Yakubu, M. T. and Akanji, M. A. (2011). Effect of Aqueous Extract of Massularia acuminata Stem on Sexual Behaviour of Male Wistar Rats, Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, vol. 2011, Article ID 738103, 10 pages, 2011. doi:10.1155/2011/738103 (Published by Hindawi Publishing Coorporation, USA). Available online at http://www.hindawi.com/journals/ecam/2011/738103/

(68) Yakubu, M. T., Opakunle, F. K., Salimon, S. S., Ajiboye, T. O., Bamisaye, F. A. and Quadri, A. L. (2012). Antidiarrhoeal activity of aqueous leaf extract of Ceratotheca sesamoides in female Wistar rats. Bangladesh Journal of Pharmacology 7(1): 14-20. Published by Bangledesh Pharmacological Society. Available online at

http://www.banglajol.info/index.php/BJP/article/view/9789/7517

(69) Yakubu, M. T., Mostafa, M., Ashafa, A. O. T. and Afolayan, A. J. (2012). Antimicrobial activity of the solvent fractions from Bulbine natalensis tuber. African Journal of Traditional and Complementary Alternative Medicine 9(4): 459-464. Published by Drug Research & Production Unit, Faculty of Pharmacy, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria for African Network on Ethnomedicine. Available online at http://www.bioline.org.br/pdf?tc12077

(70) Ashafa, A. O. T., Yakubu, M. T., Ogbe, A. A. and Abass, A. A. (2012). Effect of ethanolic seed extract of Croton penduliflorous Hutch. on loperamide-induced constipated male rats. Bangladesh Journal of Pharmacology, 7(1): 42-46. (Published by the Bangladesh Pharmacological Society (BDPS). Available online at

http://www.banglajol.info/index.php/BJP/article/view/10120/7806

(71) Yakubu, M. T. and Musa, I. F. (2012). Liver and kidney functional indices of pregnant rats following the administration of the crude alkaloids from Senna alata (Linn. Roxb) leaves. Iranian Journal of Toxicology 6(16): 615-625. Published by Arak University of Medical Sciences with corporation of Iranian Society of Toxicology. Available online at

http://ijt.arakmu.ac.ir/browse.php?mag_id=11&slc_lang=en&sid=1

(72) Yakubu, M. T. and Quadri, A. L. (2012). Garcinia kola seeds: Is the aqueous extract a true aphrodisiac in male Wistar rats? African Journal of Traditional, Complimentary & Alternative Medicine 9(4): 530-535. Published by Drug Research & Production Unit, Faculty of Pharmacy, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria for African Networks on Ethnomedicines. Available online at

http://journals.sfu.ca/africanem/index.php/ajtcam/issue/view/74

(73) Ashafa, A. O. T., Orekoya, L. O. and Yakubu, M. T. (2012). Toxicity profile of ethanolic extract of Azadirachta indica stem bark in male Wistar rats. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2(10): 811-817. Published by Elsevier (Singapore) Pte Ltd. Available online at

http://ac.els-cdn.com/S2221169112602342/1-s2.0-S2221169112602342-main.pdf?_tid=5b55e93a-3a97-11e4-8d46-00000aab0f01&acdnat=1410538427_3f863d57ec1766c6d09193bff9f9cd43

(74) Oladiji, A. T., Yakubu, M. T. and Sanusi, R. A. (2012). Evaluation of the antidiarrhoeal property and safety of ethanolic extract of Ficus benjamina ‘variegata’ fruits in Wistar rats. Nigerian Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, 4(1): 25-31. (Official Journal of the Society for Gastroenterology and Hepatology in Nigeria (SOGHIN). Available online at

http://www.ajol.info/index.php/njgh/issue/view/9359

(75) Yakubu, M. T. and Omoniwa, B. P. (2012). Effects of aqueous stem extract of Massularia acuminata on some liver function indices of male rats. Iranian Journal of Toxicology, 6(18): 716-722. Available online at http://ijt.arakmu.ac.ir/browse.php?mag_id=14&slc_lang=en&sid=1

(76) Yakubu, M. T. and Nurudeen, Q. O. (2012) Effects of aqueous extract of Cnestis ferruginea (Vahl ex De Cantolle) root on paroxetine-induced sexual dysfunction in male rats. Asian Pacific Journal of Reproduction, 1(2): 111-116. Official Journal of the Hainan Medical University, Haikou, China. Available online at

http://ac.els-cdn.com/S2305050013600603/1-s2.0-S2305050013600603-main.pdf?_tid=72bf73e2-3a98-11e4-a03d-00000aacb35e&acdnat=1410538896_bbb2e008d5e5715d6a8523d990a16178

(77) Yakubu, M. T. and Musa, I. F. (2012). Effects of post-coital administration of the alkaloids from Senna alata (Linn. Roxb) leaves on some fetal and maternal outcomes of pregnant rats. Journal of Reproduction & Infertility 13(4): 211-217. Published by Avicenna Institute, Iran. Available online at http://www.jri.ir/Documents/FullPaper/En/512.pdf

(78) Oladiji, A. T., Oyegoke, R. A., Yakubu, M. T. and Kolawole, O. M. (2012). A preliminary study on the effect of aqueous and ethanolic extracts of Ficus benjamina ‘variegata’ fruits on some bacterial isolates. African Scientist 13(2): 83-89. (Published by Klobex Publisher for the Nigerian Society for Experimental Biology). Available online at

http://www.klobex.org/page4.html

(80) Salau, A. K., Yakubu, M. T., Oluleye, D. S., Oloyede, O. B. and Akanji, M. A. (2012). Toxicological evaluation of aqueous leaf extract of Ficus exasperata on selected tissues of normal Wistar rats. Centre Point (Science Edition), 18(1): 55-66 (Published by Library and Publications Committee, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria. Available online at

http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/ejournals/index.php/science/article/view/445/259

(81) Suleiman, F. A., Akanji, M. A. and Yakubu, M. T. (2012). Effect of administration of Ibuprofen on the levels of parasitaemia, albumin and total protein concentration in rats infected with Trypanosoma bruce brucei. African Scientist 13(1): 57-62. Published by Klobex Publisher for Nigerian Society for Experimental Biology. Available online at http://www.klobex.org/page4.html

(82) Yakubu, M. T., Ajidagba, K. K., Akanji, M. A., Oladiji, A. T., Ajiboye, T. O., Ibrahim, O. O. K., Oguntoye, S. O., Salawu, M. O. and Nafiu, M. O. (2012). Toxico-pathological effects of saponins from Massularia acuminata stem in male Wistar rats. Nigerian Journal of Natural Product & Medicine 16: 1 – 10. Published by Nigerian Society of Pharmacognosy, Ile-Ife, Osun State. Available online at

http://www.ajol.info/index.php/njnpm/issue/view/11009

(83) Ajiboye, T. O., Komolafe, Y. O., Oloyede, H. O. B., Adeoye, M. D., Abdulsalami, I.O., Yakubu, M. T., Oladiji, A. T. and Akanji, M. A. (2013). Diethylnitrosamine-induced redox imbalance in rat microsomes: Protective role of polyphenolic rich extract from Sorghum bicolor grains. Journal of Basic and Clinical Physiology and Pharmacology, 24(1): 41-49. (Published by De-Gruyter Publishing House, Berlin, Germany for the Isreal Physiological and Pharmacological Society). Available online at http://www.degruyter.com/view/j/jbcpp.2013.24.issue-1/issue-files/jbcpp.2013.24.issue-1.xml

(84) Yakubu, M. T., Oyeyipo, T. O., Quadri, A. L. and Akanji, M. A. (2013). Effects of aqueous extract of Musa paradisiaca root on testicular function parameters of male rats. Journal of Basic and Clinical Physiology and Pharmacology 24(2): 151-157. (Published by De-Gruyter Publishing House, Berlin, Germany for the Isreal Physiological and Pharmacological Society). Available online at

http://www.degruyter.com/view/j/jbcpp.2013.24.issue-2/issue-files/jbcpp.2013.24.issue-2.xml

(85) Akanji, M. A., Salau, A. K. and Yakubu, M. T. (2013). Safety evaluation of aqueous leaf extract of Crateva adansonii on selected tissues of rats. Fountain Journal of Natural and Applied Sciences 2(1): 17-28. Journal of the College of Natural and Applied Sciences, Fountain University, Nigeria). Available online at

http://fountainjournals.com/index.php/fujnas/article/view/64/pdf_12

(86) Salau, A. K., Yakubu, M. T. and Oladiji, A. T. (2013). Cytotoxic activity of aqueous extracts of Anogeissus leiocarpus and Terminalia avicennioides root barks against Ehrlich Ascite Carcinoma Cells. Indian Journal of Pharmacology 45(4): 381-385 (Official Journal of the Indian Society of Pharmacology, Mumbai, India). Available online at http://www.ijp-online.com/showBackIssue.asp?issn=0253-7613;year=2013;volume=45;issue=4;month=July-August

(87). Oladiji, A. T., Yakubu, M. T., Odeyemi, S. W. and Oyegoke, R. A. (2013). Effects of aqueous extract of Blighia sapida leaves in alloxan-induced diabetic rats. Nigerian Journal of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 28(1&2): 11-21. Published by the Nigerian Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.

(112) Akanji, M. A., Ojewuyi, O. B. and Yakubu, M. T. (2013). Assessment of erythrocytes as a model for In vitro drug toxicity. Fountain Journal of Natural and Applied Sciences 2(1): 6-10. A publication of the College of Natural and Applied Sciences, Fountain University, Osogbo, Osun State, Nigeria. Available online at

http://fountainjournals.com/index.php/fujnas/article/view/53/pdf_9

(88) Nafiu, M. O., Akanji, M. A. and Yakubu, M. T. (2013). Toxicity of aqueous root extract of Cochlospermum planchonii (an anti-malarial herb) in selected tissues of mice. Comparative Clinical Pathology, 22(6): 1211-1218. Published by Springer-Verlag, Ltd., London. Available online at http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00580-012-1552-0

(89) Ajiboye, T.O., Raji, H. O., Muritala, H. F., Ojewuyi, O. B. and Yakubu, M. T. (2013). Anthocyanin extract of Lannea microcarpa fruits stall oxidative rout associated with Aflatoxin B1-hepatocarcinogenesis. Food Bioscience 4: 58-67. Published by China Elsevier Beijing Limited for Jiangnan University, China. Available online at http://ac.els-cdn.com/S221242921300062X/1-s2.0-S221242921300062X-main.pdf?_tid=0d82a450-3aa1-11e4-a3bd-00000aacb360&acdnat=1410542592_0c69ca627254eee2a78aeb9fd944ea6e

(90) Yakubu, M. T. and Ibiyo, B. O. (2013) Effects of aqueous extract of Cnestis ferruginea (Vahl ex DC) Root on the biochemical and clinical parameters of Anastrozole-induced Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome rat model. Journal of Endocrinology & Reproduction 17(2): 99-112. The official journal of the Society for Reproductive Biology and Comparative Endocrinology, Tiruchirappalli, India. Available online at http://srbce.org/jer2013/Yakubu.pdf

(91) Kazeem, M. I., Akanji, M. A., Yakubu, M. T. and Ashafa, A. O. T. (2013). Protective effect of free and bound polyphenol extracts from Ginger (Zingiber officinale Roscoe) on the hepatic antioxidant and some carbohydrate metabolizing enzymes of streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine-Special Issue, Volume 2013, Article ID 935486, 7 pages. Published by Hindawi Publishing Coorpoation, Newyork, USA. Available online at http://www.hindawi.com/journals/ecam/2013/935486/

(92) Yakubu, M. T., Ajiboye, T. O. and Akanji, M. A. (2014). Toxicity and beneficial effects of some African plants on the reproductive system In: Kuete, V. (ed), Toxicological Survey of African Medicinal Plants, Chapter 15, pp. 445-492. DOI: Elsevier Inc. Available online at http://store.elsevier.com/Toxicological-Survey-of-African-Medicinal-Plants/Victor-Kuete/isbn-9780128000182/

(93) Yakubu, M. T., Salau, A. K., Oloyede, O. B. and Akanji, M. A. (2014). Anti-diabetic activity of aqueous leaf extract of Ficus exasperata in alloxan-induced diabetic Wistar rats. Cameroon Journal of Experimental Biology 10(1), 35-43. Published by Cameroon Forum for Biological Sciences (CAFBIOS), Dschang, Cameroon.

(94) Ajiboye, T. O., Nurudeen, Q. O. and Yakubu, M. T. (2014). Aphrodisiac effect of aqueous extract of Lecaniodisus cupanioides in sexually impaired rats. Journal of Basic and Clinical Physiology and Pharmacology 25(2): 241-248. Published by De-Gruyter Publishing House, Berlin, Germany for Isreal Physiological and Pharmacological Society. Available online at http://www.degruyter.com/view/j/jbcpp.2014.25.issue-2/jbcpp-2013-0061/jbcpp-2013-0061.xml?format=INT

(95) Yakubu, M. T. and Jimoh, R. O. (2014). Corpolobia lutea roots restore sexual arousal and performance in paroxetine-induced sexually impaired male rats. Revista Internacional de Andrologia 12(3): 90-99. Official publication of the Spanish Association of Andrology, Barcelona, Spain. Available online at http://zl.elsevier.es/en/revista/revista-internacional-andrologia-262/pdf/90338149/S300/

(96) Ajiboye, T. O., Yakubu, M. T., and Oladiji, A. T. (2014). Cytotoxic, antimutagenic, and antioxidant activities of methanolic extract and chalcone dimmers (lophirones B and C) derived from Lophira alata (Van Tiegh. Ex Keay) stem bark. Journal of Evidence Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine 19(1): 20-30. Published by SAGE Publications Ltd., England. Available online at

http://chp.sagepub.com/content/19/1.toc

(97) Adeleye, A. O., Ajiboye, T. O., Iliasu, G. A., Abdussalam, F. A., Balogun, A., Ojewuyi, O. B. and Yakubu, M. T. (2014). Phenolic extract of Dialium guineense pulp enhances reactive oxygen species detoxification in aflatoxin B1 hepatocarcinogenesis. Journal of Medicinal Food 17(8): 875-885. Published by Mary Ann Liebert Inc., New Rochelle, Newyork, USA for Korean Society of Food Science and Nutrition. Available online at http://online.liebertpub.com/doi/pdfplus/10.1089/jmf.2013.0157

(98) Ajiboye, T. O., Yakubu, M. T. and Oladiji, A. T. (2014). Electrophilic and reactive oxygen species detoxification potentials of chalcone dimmers is mediated by redox transcription factor Nrf-2. Journal of Biochemical and Molecular Toxicology 28(1): 11-22. Published by John Wiley and Sons Inc., USA. Available online at

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/jbt.21517/pdf

(99) Yakubu, M. T. and Ogunro, O. B. (2014). Effects of aqueous extract of Fadogia agrestis stem in alloxan-induced diabetic rats. Bangladesh Journal of Pharmacology 9:356-363. Published by Bangladesh Pharamcological Society. Available online at

http://www.banglajol.info/index.php/BJP/article/view/18610/13813

(100) Sunmonu, T. O., Oloyede, O. B., Owolarafe, T. O., Yakubu, M. T. and Dosunmu, O. O. (2014). Toxicopathological evaluation of Picralima nitida seed aqueous extract in Wistar rats. Turkish Journal of Biochemistry 39(2): 119-125. Official Journal of the Turkish Biochemical Society, Ankara, Turkey. Available online at

http://www.turkjbiochem.com/2014/119-125.pdf

(101) Yakubu, M. T. and Nurudeen, Q. O. (2014). Toxicological effects of aqueous extract of Cnestis ferruginea (Vahl ex DC) root in paroxetine-induced sexually impaired male rats. Journal of Investigational Biochemistry 3(2): 39-45 (Official Journal of GESDAV Alumni of Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Ankara, Turkey). Available online at http://www.scopemed.org/fulltextpdf.php?

(102) Yakubu, M. T., Omoniwa, B. P. (2014). Nephrotoxicity evaluation of aqueous stem extract of Massularia acuminata in albino rats. Biological and Environmental Sciences Journal for the Tropics 11(3): 288-293. Published by the Department of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria.

(103) Owolarafe, T. A., Dosunmu, S. O., Yakubu, M. T., Lawal, A. T., Akolade, J. O., Muhammed, M. B., and Ononamadu, C. J. (2014). Phytochemical investigation and brine shrimp lethality assay of extracts of Picralima nitida (apoceanacea) Staph. Seeds. Asian Journal of Pharmacology and Toxicology 02 (03); 11-15. Available online at http://literatipublishers.com/Journals/index.php?journal=AJP&page=article&op=viewFile&path[]=146&path[]=122

(104) Ajiboye, T. O., Yakubu, M. T. and Oladiji, A. T. (2014). Lophirones B and C extenuate AFB1 mediated oxidative onslaught on cellular proteins, lipids and DNA through Nrf-2 expression. Journal of Biochemical and Molecular Toxicology 28(12):558-667. Available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/jbt.21598/abstract;jsessionid=3CEB0324732359C48650445B8EBADB77.f03t04

(105) Malomo, S. O., Yakubu, M. T., Amira, O. J., Sulyman, A. O., Dosunmu, O. O., Igunnu, A., Oluwaniyi, O. O., Arise, R. O. and Adebayo, J. O. (2014). Comparative study on the antioxidant activities of ethyl acetate and methanolic leaf extracts of Celosia argentea. Nigerian Journal of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 29(2): 147-160.

(106) Yakubu, M. T., Salimon, S. S., Abdul-Rasheed, R., Opakunle, M. F., Jimoh, R. O. and Nafiu, M. O. (2014). Effects of aqueous extract of Cissus populnea stem on function indices of the ovary and uterus of female Wistar rats. Centre Point 20(2): 131-141. Available at www.unilorin.edu.ng/ejournals/index.php/science/article/download/1248/677

(107) Ayinla, M. T., Owoyele, B. V. and Yakubu, M. T. (2014). Antidiabetic activity of aqueous extract of Senna fistula leaves in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats. Nigerian Journal of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 29(2): 93-106.

(108) Yakubu, M. T. and Salimon, S. S. (2015) Antidiarrhoeal activity of aqueous extract of Mangifera indica leaves in female albino rats. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 163: 135-141. Available online at

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874114009647

(109) Yakubu, M. T., Nurudeen, Q. O., Salimon S. S., Yakubu, M. O., Jimoh, R. O., Nafiu, M. O., Akanji, M. A., Oladiji, A. T. and Williams, F. E. (2015). Antidiarrhoeal activity of Musa paradisiaca sap in Wistar rats. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine volume 2015: Article ID 683726, 9 pages. Available online at http://downloads.hindawi.com/journals/ecam/2015/683726.pdf

(110) Ajiboye, T. O., Komolafe, Y. O., Yakubu, M. T. and Ogunbode, S. M. (2015). Effects of trona on the redox status of cellular system of male rats. Toxicology and Industrial Health 31(2): 179-187. Published by SAGE Publications LTD, England. Available online at

http://tih.sagepub.com/content/31/2/179.full.pdf

(111) Salau, A. K., Yakubu, M. T. and Oladiji, A. T. (2015). In vitro and in vivo antioxidant activity of aqueous extracts of Anogeissus leiocarpus (DC) Guill & Perr and Terminalia avicennioides Guill & Perr root barks. Cameroon Journal of Biological and Biochemical Sciences 23, 9-16. Published on behalf of Cameroon Biosciences Society, Yaoundé. Available at http://camjournal-s.org/2015/05/08/anti-diabetic-activity-of-aqueous-extract-of-senna-alata-fabacea-flower-in-alloxan-induced-diabetic-male-rats/

(112) Yakubu, M. T., Ogunro, B. O. and Ojewuyi, O. B. (2015). Attenuation of biochemical, haematological and histological indices of alloxan toxicity in male rats by aqueous extract of Fadogia agrestis (Schweinf Ex Hiern) stem. Iranian Journal of Toxicology 29(9): 1322-1330. Arak University of Medical Sciences with corporation of Iranian Society of Toxicology. Available at http://ijt.arakmu.ac.ir/browse.php?a_id=366&slc_lang=en&sid=1&ftxt=1

(113) Kazeem, M. I., Akanji, M. A., Yakubu, M. T. and Ashafa, A. O. T. (2015). Antiglycation and Hypolipidemic Effects of Polyphenols from Zingiber officinale Roscoe (Zingiberaceae) in Streptozotocin-Induced Diabetic Rats. Tropical Journal of Pharmaceutical Research 14 (1): 55-61. Published by Pharmacotherapy Group, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria. Available online at http://www.tjpr.org

(114) Yakubu, M. T. and Jimoh, R. O. (2015) Aqueous extract of Corpolobia lutea roots ameliorates paroxetine-induced anti-androgenic activity in male rats. Middle East Fertility Journal 20: 192-197. (Published by Middle East Fertility Society. Available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mefs.2014.10.001

(115) Yakubu, M. T., Taiwo, G. F., Akanji, M. A., Oladiji, A. T., Muritala, H. F., Akinnagbe, O. S., Arowoduye, B. O. and Iyemifokhae, R. (2015). Toxicity profile of aqueous extract of Sesamum indicum leaves in male Wistar rats. Applied Research in Toxicology 1(2): 1-9. (Official Journal of the Brazilian Society of Toxicology)

(116) Salau, A. K., Yakubu, M. T. and Oladiji, A. T. (2015). Hepatoprotective effects of aqueous root bark extracts of Anogeissus leiocarpus, Terminalia avicennioides and their mixture in Diethylnitrosamine-treated rats. Drug Development and Therapeutics 6: 93-100. Published by Wolters Kluwer-Medknow for Organization of Pharmaceutical Unity with BioAllied Sciences (OPUBS). Available online at: http://www.ddtjournal.org/text.asp?2015/6/2/93/162454

(117) Olayaki, L. A., Yakubu, M. T. and Ojo, O. (2015). Methanolic extract of Moringa oleifera leaves improves glucose tolerance, glycogen synthesis and lipid metabolism in alloxan-induced diabetic rats. Journal of Basic and Clinical Physiology and Pharmacology 26(6): 585-593. Available at: https://www.degruyter.com/view/j/jbcpp.2015.26.issue-6/jbcpp-2014-0129/jbcpp-2014-0129.xml

(118) Nurudeen, Q. O., Ajiboye, T. O., Yakubu, M. T., Oweh, O. T. and Nosarieme, O. (2015). Aqueous root extract of Lecaniodiscus cupanioides restores nitric oxide/cyclic guanosine monophosphate pathway in sexually impaired male rats. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 175: 181-184. Official Journal of International Society of Ethnopharmacology Available online at http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874115301331

(119) Nurudeen, Q. O. and Yakubu, M. T. (2015). Phytochemical composition, mineral contents and amino acid profile of Phyllanthus amarus leaves. Al-Hikmah Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences 1: 1-7. Published by College of Natural Sciences, Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin, Nigeria.

(120) Kazeem, M. I., Akanji, M. A. and Yakubu, M. T. (2015). Amelioration of pancreatic and renal derangements in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats by polyphenol extracts of Ginger (Zingiber officinale) rhizome. Pathophysiology 22: 203-209 (The Official Journal of the International Society for Pathophysiology)

(121) Yakubu, M. T., Olawepo, F. J., Olayaki, A. L. and Ibrahim, O. O. K. (2015). Mifepristone (RU486) Induces Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome in Female Wistar Rats with Features Analogous to Humans. Journal of Endocrinology and Reproduction 19(1): 40-51. (Official Journal of the Society for Reproductive Biology and Comparative Endocrinology). Available online at

(122) Salau, A. K., Omolola, O. S., Raji, H. O., Ajiboye, T. O., Ogunbode, S. M., Yakubu, M. T. and Oladipo, O. T. (2015). Phytochemical Composition and Radical Scavenging Activity of Hexane, Ethyl acetate and Methanol Extracts of Spermacoce ocymoides (Burm F.) DC and Annona muricata L. Leaves and Fruit Juice. Nigerian Journal of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 30(1): 25-35.

(123) Salau, A. K, Yakubu, M. T. and Oladiji, A. T. (2016). Effects of Anogeissus leiocarpus and Terminalia avicennioides Root Barks on Redox and Haematological Parameters of Diethylnitrosamine-administered Rats. Iranian Journal of Toxicology 10(1): 21-29. Available online at

(124) Yakubu, M. T. and Quadri, L. A. (2016). Safety evaluation of aqueous extract of Garcinia kola seeds in male rats. Iranian Journal of Toxicology 10(1): 41-47. Available online at

(125) Yakubu, M. T., Uwazie, J. N. and Igunnu, A. (2016). Anti-diabetic activity of aqueous extract of Senna alata (Fabacea) flower in alloxan-induced diabetic male rats. Cameroon Journal of Biological and Biochemical Sciences 24: 07-17 (Official Journal of the Cameroon Biosciences Society, Yaoundé, Cameroon). Available online at:

http://camjournal-s.org/2015/05/08/anti-diabetic-activity-of-aqueous-extract-of-senna-alata-fabacea-flower-in-alloxan-induced-diabetic-male-rats/

(126) Nurudeen, Q. O. and Yakubu, M. T. (2016). Aqueous extract of Phyllanthus amarus leaves restores sexual competence in female rats induced into sexual dysfunction by fluoxetine. Nigerian Journal of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 31(1): 1-14.