Dr. Mrs. Abu Ngozi Eucharia.

Department: Plant Science And Biotechnology
Faculty: Biological Sciences
Designation :
Email: ngozi.abu@unn.edu.ng
Phone: +234806 466 4555

Publications (Articles and Journals):
Abu, Ngozi E, Ozoagudike, C.M and Akaneme, Florence I. (2014). Phytochemical, proximate and anti-nutrient compositions of four leafy vegetables used in South Eastern Nigeria. African Journal of Biotechnology, 13(50): 4541 – 4546. Abu, Ngozi E and Nweze, Chinyere C (2014). Cytotoxic and genotoxic evaluation of aqueous leaf, root and seed extracts of Carica papaya L. using Allium Test. Nigerian Journal of Botany, 27(1): 117 - 130 Abu, Ngozi E, Uguru, M.I and Obi, I.U (2014). Karyotypic characterization of two Capsicum annuum genotypes and the meiotic behaviour of the F1 hybrid. Nigerian Journal of Genetics, 28: 121 – 132. Alege G.O, Abu, Ngozi E and Sunday, C.E (2014). Seed protein electrophoresis of some members of the family Fabaceae. African Journal of Biotechnology, 13(36): 3730 – 3735. Abu, Ngozi E, Uguru, M.I and Obi, I.U (2013). Genotypic stability and correlation among quantitative characters in genotypes of aromatic pepper grown over years. African Journal of Biotechnology, 12 (20): 2792 – 2801. Abu, N. E (2012). Cytogenotoxicity effects of industrial effluents on Allium cepa root meristem: A review on positive results and problems of effective compliance to environmental legislation; the Nigeria Perspective. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health Sciences 4(10):162 - 170. Abu, N.E, Uguru, M.I and Obi, I.U (2011). Genotype by trait relations of Yield and Yield Components in Aromatic Peppers (Capsicum annuum) based on GT biplot. Journal of Plant Breeding and Crop Science 3(14): 382 - 390. Abu, N.E and Mba K. C (2011). Mutagenecity Testing of Pharmaceutical Effluents on Allium cepa root tip meristems. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health Sciences 3(2): 44-51. Abu, N. E. and Ogbonna, O. H. (2009). Cytotoxicity and Genotoxicity Screening of Industrial Wastewater: A Case Study of Cosmetics and Soap Industrial Effluents. Bio – Research 7(2): 534 – 539. Abu, N. E. and Ezeugwu, S. C. (2008). Risk Evaluation of Industrial Wastewater on Plants Using Onion (Alium cepa L.) Chromosome Aberration Assay. Agro-Science 7 (3) 242 – 248. Abu, N. E. and Duru, N.U. (2006). Cytological Effects of Oxytocic Agents on Mitotic Chromosomes of Allium cepa. Agro-Science 5 (2): 1 – 6. Abu, N. E. and Uguru, M.I. (2006). Evaluation of Genetic Variations in Growth and Yield Components of Aromatic Pepper Lines in a Derived Savanna Ecology of Nigeria. Agro-Science 5 (1): 1 – 7. Abu, N.E. and Uguru M.I. (2006). Genetic Variability and Correlation Studies in Germplasm Collection of Aromatic Peppers (Capsicum annum L.) of Nigeria. Bio-Research 4 (2): 105 – 108. Abu, N.E. and Ukwunnah,C. (2005) Variation in Flowering Habit of Solanum species (Garden Egg Plants). Bio-Research 3 (2) 70 – 72. Abu, N.E. and Okwuosa, H.I. (2005). Chemical Compositions of Five Indigenous Spices. Bio-Research 3(2): 73 – 74 Uguru, M.I. and Ezeh, N.E. (1997). Growth, Nodulation and Yield of Bambara Groundnut (Vigna subterranea (L) Verdc) on Selected Nigerian Soils. J. Sci. Food Agric 73: 377 – 382. Contributions in books Ejere, V. C., Abu, N. E. and Dibua, M. U. (2009). Basic Practical Genetics for Pre – medical Students. Faculty of Biological Sciences Pulications and Colloquium Committee, University of Nigeria, Nsukka. Nwosu, M. O., Uju, G. C., Nweze, N. O., Nwadnigwe, A. O., Abu, N. E and Njokuocha, R. C.( 2006). Readings in Botany. Great AP Express Publishers Limited, Nsukka. Abu, N.E (2010). Hints: Botany. In: Obiora, V.C. ed. Career guide: A book for students of secondary and higher institution.


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