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Professor A. Sani

Some of his publications:

Etejere, E.O. Fawole, M.O. and Sani, A. (1982) Studies on the seed   germination of Parkia clapertoniana.  Turrialba. 3 (2) 181 – 185.

Sani, A. and Dijkhuzein L. (1992) Regulation ribulose-bisphosphate. Carboxylase culture Nigeria Journal of Botany 5, 27 – 34. Published by Botanical Society of Nigeria.

Sani, A.,  Awe, F.A. and Akinyanju, A.J. (1992) Amylase synthesis in Aspergillus flavus and spergillus niger grown on cassava peel Journal of Industrial Microbiology 10, 55 – 59.  Published by Elsevier for Society for Industrial Microbiology U.S.A.

Sani, A. and Dow, C.S. (1993)  A single step purification procedure for the isolation of CO2 fixing enzyme from photosynthetic bacteria.  Nigeria Journal of Science 27, 15 – 19.  Published by the Science Association of Nigeria.

Sani, A. (1994).  Effect of carbon sources on the growth and carbon dioxide fixation by Rhodopseudomonas blastics Nigeria Journal of Science. 28, 369 – 371.  Published by the Science Association of Nigiera.

Sani, A. and Dow, C.S. (1997) Synthesis of two different molecular forms of ribulose bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase in Rhodopseudomonas blastica grow in batch culture.  World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 14, 1 – 4 Raid Science Publishers U.K.

Uguru, G.G., Akinyanju, J.A. and Sani, A. (1997).  The use of yam peel for growth of locally isolated Aspergillus niger and amylase production Enzyme and Microbial Technology 21, 48-51.  Published by Elsevier, Science Inc. U.S.A.

Uguru, G.C. Akinyanju, J.A. and Sani, A. (1997).  The use of sorghum for thermostable amylase production from Thermoactinomyces thealpohilus.  Letters in Applied Microbiology 25, 13 – 16.  Published by the Society for Applied Biotechnology.  U.K.

Uguru, G.G., Robb, D.A. Akinyanju, J.A. and Sani, A. (1997).  Purification, Characterization and Mutagenic Enhancement of thermoactive & - amylase from Bacillus subtilis.  Journal of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology 19, 273 – 279.  Published by Elsevier, Science Inc. U.S.A.

Atata, R.F. Sani, A. and Ajewole, S.M. (2003).  Effect of stem bark extracts of Enantia chlorante on some clinical isolates.  BIOKEMISTRI 15 (2), 84 – 92.  Published by Nigerian Society for Experimental Science.

Banso, A. and Sani, A. (2003).  Antibacterial effect of leaf extract of Ricinus communis.  African Scientist 4 (3) 129 – 13. Available at http:// Kiobexpublishers.com

Atata, R.F. and Sani, A. (2005).  Microbiological studies on the antibiotic resistant in pathogenic bacteria isolated from tap water in Ilorin metropolis Centrepoint. (Science Edition) II (1), 90 – 96.  Published by University of Ilorin.

Atata, R.F. Ibrahim, Y.K.E. Akanbi II, A.A., Oloruntola, P.F. and Sani, A. (2006).  Prevalence of nosocomial infections in a tertiary health care institutions in Nigeria (200 – 2002) retrospective study.  Journal of Applied and Environmental Science 2 (2), 212 – 215. Available at http://www.Japenva. 4T, cpm.

Eniola, K.I.T., Sani, A. Lawal, K.A., Awe, S. Omojasola, P.F. Ahmed, R.N. and Omogbadegun, I.T. (2007).  Antibacterial activity of herbal drug (Omega Roots) against some pathogenic bacteria.  Nigeria Journal of Pure and Applied Science 22, 2054 – 2058.  Published by Faculty of Science, University of Ilorin.

Kayode, R.M.O. and Sani, A. (2008).  Physicochemical and proximate composition of mango (Mangifera indica) kernel cake fermented with mono – culture of fungal isolated obtained from naturally decomposed mango kemel.  Life Science Journal 5, (4), Available at http://Zzu Ed. Com.

Abalaka, M.E. and Sani, A. (2009).  The antimicrobial broad spectrum efficacy of Khaya senegalensis (African mahogang) Journal of Researchin Bioscience, (3) 68 – 74. Available at http://www.irdiocline .org

Ahmed, R.N., Sani, A. and Iguugbenu, O.O. (2009).  Antifungal proliles of extracts of Vitellaria paradoxon (Shea-Butter) Bark.  Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13, 679-688.  Published in lllionss, U.S.A. Available at http/www. Ethnolieafiets.  Wm/leaflets/ahmedsig. Htm

Awe, S., Sani, A. and Ojo, F.T. (2009).  Microbiological quality of some selected spices.  Nigerian Journal of Microbiology 23 (1), 1872 – 1877.  Published by Nigeria Society for Microbiology.

Effiong, B.N., and Sani, A. (2009).  Effect of duckweed meal on the rate of mold infestation in stored pellected fish fish feed.  Journal of American Science 5. (11) 29 – 34.  Marsland Press, U.S.A. Available at hhtp//www. Americansceince. Org/Journal/an-sci/0501/.

Effiong, B.N., Sani, A. and Sogbesan, O.A. (2009) comparative studies on the binding potential and water stability of duck week meal, corn starch and cassava starch.  New York Science Journal, 2 (4) 50 – 57.  Published by Marsland Press, U.S.A. Available at http//www. Sciencepub. Net/newyork/024/.

Effiong, B.N., Sani, A. and Fakunle, I.O. (2009).  Effect of partial replacement of fishmeal with duckweed (Lemna puncisconstata on the growth performance of Hetrobrandus hungifilis fingerlins.  Report and Opinion 1, (3), 76-81.  Published by Marsland Press, U.S.A.  Available at http//www. Sciencepub. Net/0103/report.

Banso, A., Fawole, M.O. and Sani, A. (2010).  Effect of ethanolic extracts of two species of Acalypha on the growth and sporulation of some dermatophytes Nigeria Journal of Pure and Applied Science 23, 2144 – 2148.  Published by Faculty of Science, University of Ilorin.

Ajijolakewu, K. A., Sani, A.,Oyeyiola, G. P. Ahmed, R. N., Arekemase, M. O. Odebisi-Omokanye, M. B. and Laba, S. A.  (2013):  Cellulase production potentials of the microbial profile of some sugarcane bagasse dumping sites in Ilorin, Nigeria  NotulaeScietiaBiologicae  5(4)  445-449  Romania  University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Cluj-Napoca, Romania  www.notulaebiologicae.or

Kayode, R.M.O. and Sani, A. (2010).  Mineral composition and amino acid profile of mono-culture fungal fermented mango (Mangifera indicia) kernel cake, Journal of Agricultural Science.  Proposed schedule for publication: Vol 2, No 3, 2010.  Available at http /www.ccsenet.org/jas

Sani, A. and Ibrahim A., (2010).  Fermntation of H, sabbariffa seeds for the production of dawa dawa botso, of food Asian journal of food science .

Sani, A. and Ibrahim, A. (2011).  Volatile compounds associated with Fermentation of H, sabdariffa seeds.

Kayode, R.M.O., Sani, A. and Apata, D.F. (2009).  Transit and nutrient retention of monoculture fungal fermented mango (Mangifera indica) kernel cake in cockerels.  Proceedings of the 33rd Annual Conference of the Genetic Society of Nigeria.  Pg 180 – 191.  Ed. By Morakinyo, J.A. Olayo, G. Belewu, M.A. and

Fayeye, F.T. Published by Genetic Society of Nigeria.

Eniola, K.I.T., Sani, A., Lawal, K.A., Awe, S., Omojasola, P.F., Ahmed, R.N & Omogbadegun, I.T. (2007): Antibacterial activity of a herbal drug (OMEGA ROOTS) against some pathogenic bacteria. Nigerian Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences.22 ; 2054-2058, Published by Faculty of Science University of Ilorin.

Ahmed, R.N., Sani, A., Ajiboye, A.E., Gambari-Ambali, R.O. & Ezekie, K.U. (2013): Sensitivity of three gastro-intestinal organisms to aqueous extract of leaf of Ocimmum gratissimum. Nigerian Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences.26 ; 2460-2469, Published by Faculty of Science University of Ilorin.

Ahmed, R.N., Abdulrahaman, A.A. & Sani, A. (2012): In vitro evaluation of antifungal potentials of methanolic extracts of three organs of Vitellaria paradoxa (Shea plant). Journal of Science, Technology, Mathematics and Education.8 (2); 10-22, Published by Department of Science Education Federal University of Technology Minna.

Ahmed, R.N., Sani, A., Oluwo, O.N., Sule, I.O and Zakariyah, R.F. (2016): Green synthesis and antibacterial activity of silver nanoparticles from extract of leaves of Croton zambesicus. Nigerian Journal of Microbiology.30 (1) ; 3192-3199,  Published by Nigerian Society for Microbiology.  

Zakariyah, R.F., Sani, A., Odebisi-Omokanye, M.B. and Ahmed, R.N. (2016): Antibacterial evaluation of extract of seed kernel and leaf of Moringa oleifera against bacteria from raw cow milk. Nigerian Journal of Microbiology.30 (1); 3266-3271, Published by Nigerian Society for Microbiology.

Ahmed, R.N., Omotade, A.A., Sani, A., Agbabiaka, T.O., Arekemase, M.O., Gambari-Ambali, R.o and Abdulrahaman, A.A. (2017): The antibacterial activity of leaves of Vernonia amygdalina on some enteric bacteria. JOSTMED Journal of Science, Technology, Mathematics and Education.13 (2); 17-26, Published by Department of Science Education Federal University of Technology, Minna.

Ahmed, R.N., Sani, A. & Igunnugbemi, O.O. (2009): Antifungal profiles of extracts of Vitellaria paradoxa (Shea-Butter) bark. Ethnobotanical leaflets.13 ; 679-688, Published by Southern Illinois University Carbondale. Available online at http://opensiuc.lib.siu.edu/ebl/vol2009/iss6/2/

Olayemi, A.B., Sani, A., Oyeyiola, G.P., Omojasola, P.F., Kolawole, O.M., Arekemase, M.O., Ahmed, R.N., Saliu, B.K., Anibijuwon, I.I., Sule, I.O., Agbabiaka, T.O., Adebisi, O.O., Udeze, A.O., Ahmed El-Imam, A.M., Oke, M.A., Kazeem, M.O., Ajijolakewu, A.K., Odebisi-Omokanye, M.B., Laba, S.A., Adetitun, D.O., Gambari-Ambali, R.O., Zakariyah, R.F., Abioye, J.A., Adam, A.I & Olabanji, S.O, (2017): Basic Laboratory Practicals in Microbiology. Ilorin: Published by Department of Micbiology, University of Ilorin. ISBN 978-978-959-436-8

Zakariyah, R.F., Sani, A., Odebisi-Omokanye, M.B., Akolade, J.O., Ahmed, R.N., Jimoh, F.A & Badmus, S.A. (2017): Screening of Prosopsis africana for antimicrobial activity against selected oral pathogens. Nigerian Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences.30 (2); 349-358, Published by Faculty of Physical Sciences and Faculty of Life Sciences University of Ilorin.

Sani, A., De Koning,  W.

Dykhuizen, L. and Dow, C.S. (1983).  Studies on the ribulose – 15 – bisphosphate carboxylase/oxgyenase from the Rhodospirillaceae. Proceeding of the Fourth