Publications

Publications Adesomoju, A.A., Okogun, J.I; Ekong, D.E.U. and Adedipe, N.O. (1979). Hormonal aspects of the fruit abscission problem in cowpea (Vigna unguiculata L Walp.), Biochemie and Physiologie der pflazen, 174, 51 -57. Adesomoju, A.A.; Okogun J.I; Ekong, D.E.U. and Gaskin, P. (1980). GC -MS identification of abscisic acid and abscisic acid metabolites in seeds of Vigna unguiculata. Phytochemistry, 19, 223 -225. Adesomoju, A.A.; Okogun, J.I.; and Ekong, D.E.U. (1980). Identification of gibberellins A4, A6, A8 and A17 in immature fruits of cowpea, (Vigna unguicalata L Walp.) Nigerian Journal of Natural Sciences, 2, 177 - 180. Fasidi, I.O and Adesomoju, A.A. (1981). Gall formation in Chlorophora excelsa (Welw.) Benth: Inhibitor and promoter contents of juvenile leaf, mature leaf and gall. Beitrage zur Biologie der Pflanzen, 55, 409 - 416. Okogun, J.I.; Adesomoju, A.A.; Adesida, G.A.; Lindner, H.J. and Habermehl, G. (1982). Roseanolone: A new diterpene from Hypoestes rosea. Zeitschrifts fur Naturforschung, 37C, 558 – 561. Adesomoju, A.A. ­(1982). Constituent alkaloids of Rungia grandis T. (Acanthaceae). International Journal Of Crude Drug Research, 20, 113 - 115. Adesomoju, A.A.; Rawal, V.H.; Laksmikantham, M.V. and Cava, M.P (1985) Cimilophytine, a new bisindole alkaloid from Haplophyton cimicidum (Apocynaceae). Journal of Organic Chemistry, 48, 3015 -3017. Adesomoju, A.A.; Okogun, J.I.; Cava, M.P. and Caroll, P.J. (1983). Roseadione, a diterpene ketone from Hypoestes rosea, Phytochemistry, 22, 2535 - 2536 Adesomoju, A.A.; Lakshmikantham, M.V. and Cava, M.P. (1983). Norisohaplophytine and haplocidiphytine - new bisindole alkaloids from Haplophyton cimicidum (Apocynaceae). Heterocycles, 20, 1511 - 1517. Adesomoju, A.A.; Okogun , J.I.; Cava, M.P. and Caroll, P.J. (1983). Hypoestoxide, a new diterpene from Hypoestes rosea (Acanthaceae) Heterocycles, 20, 2125 - 2128 Adesomoju, A.A.; and Fasidi, I.O. (1984). Comparative study of some endogenous phytohormones in dormant and germinated seeds of Chlorophora excelsa (Welw) Benth. Nigerian Journal of Science, 18, 6 - 8 Adesomoju, A.A. and Okogun, J.I. (1984). Roseatoxide and dihypoestoxide: additional new diterpenoids from Hypoestes rosea. Journal of Natural Products, 47, 308 - 311. Adesomoju, A.A.; Davis, W.A.; Rajaraman, R; Pelletier, J.C. and Cava, M.P. (1984). Total synthesis of leucoxylonine. Journal of Organic Chemistry, 46, 3220 - 3222. Odunfa, S.A. and Adesomoju, A.A. (1985). Effects of fermentation on the free fatty acids of African locust bean during Iru production. Journal of Plant Foods, 6, 111- 115 Adesomoju, A.A. and Okogun, J.I. (1985). Phytochemical investigation of Phaylopis falcisepala. Fitoterapia, 56, 279 - 280 Okogun, J.I. and Adesomoju, A.A. (1985). Isolation of polycarpol from Annonidium manni. Fitoterapia, 56, 252 -253 Odunfa, S.A. and Adesomoju, A.A. (1986). Fatty acid composition of African locust bean (Parkia biglobosa). Chemie Mikrobiologie Technologie der Lebensmite, 10, 125 - 127 Adesomoju, A.A. and Adesogan, E.K. (1987). Chemical examination of Icacina trichantha. Bulletin of the Chemical Society of Nigeria, 12, 69 - 71. Adesomoju, A.A. (1987) Fatty acid composition of the seed oil of Chlophora excelsa. Bulletin of the Chemical Society of Nigeria, 12, 69 -71. Rajeswari, S.; Adesomoju, A.A. and Cava, M.P. (1989). Synthesis of new gramine-type analogs of CC - 1065. Journal of Heterocyclic Chemistry, 26, 557 - 567 Ekundayo, O.; Bakare, O.; Adesomoju, A.A. and Stahl-Biskup, E. (1990). Nigerian sweet orange leaf oil composition. Journal of Essential Oil Research, 2, 199 - 201 Adesomoju, A.A. (1990). Scopoletin from root of Rytiginia nigerica. Nigerian Journal of Science, 24, 25 - 26. Ekundayo, O.; Bakare, O.; Adesomoju, A.A. and Stahl-Biskup, E. (1990). Leaf volatile oil composition of mandarin [Citrus resticulata) from Nigeria. Journal of Essential Oil Research, 2, 329-330. Ekundayo, O.: Bakare, O.; Adesomoju, A.A. and Stahl-Biskup, E. (1990). The composition of lemon petitgrain oil (Citrus limon (L) Burn). Journal of Essential Oil Research, 2, 269-270. Adesomoju, A.A.; Ekundayo, O.; Oke, T.; Eramo, T.; Laakso, I and Hiltunen, E. (1991). Volatile constituents of Monodora tenuifolia fruit oil. Planta Medica, 57, 393-394. Ekundayo, O.; Bakare, O; Adesomoju, A.A.; Stahl-Biskup, E. (1991). Composition of the leaf oil of grapefruit (Citrus paradisi Macf). Journal of Essential Oil research, 3, 55-56. Ekunadayo, O.; Bakare, O; Adesomoju, A.A.; Stahl-Biskup, E. (1991). Volatile constituents of the leaf oil of Nigerian lime (Citrus aurantifolia). Journal of Essential Oil Research, 3, 119-120. Adesomoju, A.A.; Lakshmikantham, M.V. and Cava, M.P. (1991) Cimiciduphytine - A new dimeric indole alkaloid from Haplophyton cimicidum (Apocynacese). Heterocycles, 32, 1461 - 1462. Adesomoju, A.A. (1993). Naphthaquinones and triterpenoids of the fruits of Diospyros monbuttensis. Nigerian Journal of Science, 27, 215-218. Adesomoju, A.A. (1999). Chemical investigation of Laggera alata. Nigerian Journal of Science, 33, 171-175. Ekpendu, T.O.E; Adesomoju, A.A.; Ekundayo, O. and Okogun, J.I. (1993) Constituents of the volatile oil of Mitracarpus scaber Zucc. Flavour and Fragrance Journal, 8, 269-271. Ekpendu, T.O.; Akah, P.A.; Adesomoju, A.A. and Okogun, J.I. (1994). Antiinflamatory and antimicrobial activities of Mitracarpus scaber extracts International Journal of Pharmacognosy, 32, 191-196. Adesomoju, A.A.; Okogun, J.I.; Sadler, I.H.; Connolly, J.D. and Cava, M.P. (1996). 7-epi-cryptomeridiol, a new sesquiterpenoid from Laggera pterodonta. "Progress in Natural Product V" Royal Society of Chemistry at University of Notthingham 15-18 July 1996. Adesomoju, A.A.; Ajayi, S.O; Gbadegesin, A.S.; Adenikinju, A and Amubode, F.O. (1998). Delta State Environmental Action Plan. Technical Report commissioned by The Federal Environmental Protection Agency (FEPA) and The World Bank Adesomoju, A.A.; Ajayi, S.O.; Gbadegesin, A.S.; Adenikinju, A and Amubode, F.O. (1998). Edo State Environmental Action Plan. Technical Report commissioned by The Federal Environmental Protection Agency (FEPA) and The World Bank. Ekpendu, T.O; Adesomoju, A.A. and Okogun, J.I. (1998). Chemical constituent of the extractives of Napoleonaea imperialis P. Beauv. (Lecythidaceae). Journal of Pharmaceutical Research and Development, 3, 75-80. Ekpendu, T.O; Adesomoju, A.A; Okogun, J.I; Laakso, I (2000). The screening of Mitracarpus villosus (SW) DC. (Rubiaceae) volatile oil for biological activity. J. Chem. Soc. Nigeria, 25, 61-65. Ekpendu, T.O; Adesomoju, A.A and Okogun, J.I. (2001). Chemical Studies of Mitracarpus villosus (SW) DC. – a medicinal rubiaceae weed. J. Chem. Soc. Nigeria, 26, 69-74. Orisadipe, A; Amos, S; Adesomoju, A; Binda, L; Emeje, M; Okogun, J; Wambebe and Gamaniel, K. (2001). Spasmolytic activity of methyl angolensate: a triterpenoid isolated from Entandrophragma angolense. Biol. Pharm. Bull ; 24(4), 364-367. Read abstract Ojo-Amaize, E.A; Kapahi, P; Kakkanaiah, V.N; Takahashi, T; Shalom-Barak, T; Cottam, H.B; Adesomoju, A.A; Nchekwube, E.J; Oyemade, O.A; Karin, M; and Okogun, J.I. (2001). Hypoestoxide, a novel anti-inflammatory natural diterpene, inhibits the activity of ikb kinase. Cellular Immunology 209,149-157. Ojo-Amaize, E.A; Nchekwebe, E.J; Cottam, H.B; Bai, R; Verdier-Pinard, P; Kakkanaiah, V.N; Varner, J.A; Leoni, L; Okogun, J.I; Adesomoju, A.A; Oyemade, O.A and Hamel, E. (2002). Hypoestoxide, a natural nonmutagenic diterpenoid with antiangiogenic and antitumor activity: possible mechanisms of action. Cancer Research 62, 4007-4014. Read abstract Amos, S; Orisadipe, A; Binda, L; Enieje, M; Adesomoju, A; Okogun, J; Akah, P; Wambebe, C and Gamaliel, K. (2002). Behavioural effect in rodents of methyl angolensate, a triterpenoid isolated from E. angolensate. Pharmacology and Toxicology 91, 71-76. Orisadipe, A.T; Adesomoju, A.A; D’Ambrosio, M; Guerriero, A. and Okogun, J.I. (2005) Tricullane triterpenes from the leaf extract of Entandrophragma angolensate. Phytochemistry 66 (19), 2324-2328. Ojo-Amazie, E. A; Nchekwube, E.J; Cottam, H.B; Oyemade, O.A; Adesomoju, A.A and Okogun, J.I. (2007). Plasmodium berghei: antiparasiditic effects of orally administered hypoestoxide in mice. Experimental Parasitology 117 (2), 218-221. Read abstract Adebayo A. Lasisi and Akinbo A. Adesomoju (2012). New monoacylglycerol and antimicrobial constituents from stem bark of Berlinia confusa. Journal of Herbs, Spices and Medicinal Plants, 18, 1-24. Read abstract Nneka N. Ibekwe; Abayomi T. Orishadipe; Helena Boshoff; Akinbo A. Adesomoju; Joseph I. Okogun and Clifton E. Barry (2012). In vitro antimycobacterial studies on the leaf extracts and fractions of Pavetta crassipes K. Schum, 6 (2), 55 – 58. Read abstract