Name: Solomon Umukoro

Country: Nigeria

Affiliation:

University of Ibadan

Phone no: +234(0)7067816201

Fax: +234 2 241 176

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Address:

Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics
College of Medicine
University of Ibadan
Ibadan, Nigeria.

Research Interests:

Basic Neuroscience, Biochemical Pharmacology and Neurotoxicology

Biography:

Dr. Solomon Umukoro completed his PhD Degree in Pharmacology from the University of Lagos, Nigeria. He is an Associate Professor in the Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria. He is currently the Head of the Neuropharmacology Unit, Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, University of Ibadan, Nigeria. He is currently studying the relationship between stress and pathogenesis of neuropsychiatric disorders and how new molecules may ameliorate the impact of stressors on brain functions in laboratory animals. He is a member of International Brain Research Organization (IBRO) and has about 70 publications in reputed local and international journals. Dr. Umukoro is a regular reviewer to several local and international journals such as Brain Research Bulletin, Drug Research, Pathophysiology, Nigerian Journal of Physiological Sciences, African Journal of Medicine and medical Sciences etc.