Mutalib A. Aderogba

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A comparative evaluation of the antioxidant and acetylcholinesterase inhibitory activity of the leaf extracts of Croton gratissimus and Croton zambesicus (subgratissimus) and compounds isolated from the extracts was carried out to determine their potential and suitability or otherwise as a substitute for each other in the management of oxidative and(More)
Croton species are used in folk medicine in the management of infections, inflammation and oxidative stress-related diseases. In order to isolate, characterize and evaluate the bioactive constituents of Croton menyharthii Pax leaf extracts, repeated column fractionation of the ethyl acetate fraction from a 20% aqueous methanol crude extract afforded three(More)
In continuation of the screening of South African seaweeds to identify potential candidates for the development of pharmaceutically active functional foods, we investigated the inhibitory effects of a crude 80 % methanol extract, solvent fractions and isolated compounds from the kelp Macrocystis angustifolia against enzymes involved in type 2 diabetes and(More)
  • Olumayokun A Olajide, Mutallib A Aderogba, U P Okorji, B L Fiebich, Mutalib A Aderogba, Uchechukwu P Okorji +1 other
  • 2015
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Bridelia ferruginea is commonly used in traditional African medicine (TAM) for treating various inflammatory conditions. Extracts from the plant have been shown to exhibit anti-inflammatory property in a number of in vivo models. In this study the influence of B. ferruginea (BFE) on the production of PGE(2), nitrite, and proinflammatory cytokines from(More)
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