Patrick O Ogbunude
Nigeria Institute for Oceanography and Marine Research
Patrick O Ogbunude obtained a Master’s degree from University of Alberta, Canada and PhD from Ahmadu Bello University in Nigeria and thereafter did research in several laboratories in various places including defunct International Laboratory for Research in Animal Diseases, Nairobi Kenya, King Faisal Special Hospital and Research Centre, Riyadh Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and The University of Glasgow, Scotland, UK. He has made several seminal discoveries like the identification of purine nucleoside hydrolase activity in trypanosomes and channel like properties of nucleoside transporters in Leishmania. He has considerable experience in research with over fifty-six research papers in peer reviewed journals.