Dr. Olumide Adedapo Adebesin
Cell Biology and Genetics, Science.

Dr. Adebesin is a Molecular  and cellular Biologist with focus on molecular genetics and diagnostics, cell culture and DNA forensics.  He has his undergraduate as well as Master’s degrees in Microbiology and Doctorate degree in Cell and Molecular Biology, graduated from the University of Lagos in 1990, 1996 and 2013 respectively.  With over ten years’ experience in conducted research on fetal haemoglobin induction by natural agents, cytogenotoxicity testing of medicinal plants and DNA typing of micro Nigerian population. He has mentored over 12 students, some of which have found their footing in various labs in Germany, Switzerland and USA. He is a member of the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Nigeria Society for Experimental Biology as well as Society for Environmental Toxicology, Protection and Mitigation, and has 12 publications to his credit and he has won and managed one grant.

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