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Omoanghe Samuel Isikhuemhen

Professor

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
Contact
Carver Hall 207
Education
Ph.D.General Microbiology / Institute of Microbiology Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
B.S.Botany / University of Benin
M.S.Botany / University of Benin

Research Interests

Mushroom Biology and Fungal biotechnology; Truffle biology, domestication and cultivation or edible and medicinal mushrooms. Application of mushroom and mushroom products in animal and human health. Application of fungi in remediation of various environmental pollutants.

Recent Publications

  • B Shamaki, U Sandabe, F Abdulrahaman, A Ogbe, Z Hassan, I Yusuf, W Bitrus, Y Zongoma , OMOANGHE ISIKHUEMHEN, OMOANGHE ISIKHUEMHEN, B Shamaki (2017). (Toxicity Studies and Body Weights Changes in Wistar Rats Following Oral Administration of Methanol Extract From Indigenous Ganoderma Sp. In Nigeria). (NO) (5) 1, pp. 30-34 ). Biology and Medicine.
  • Princewill Okorie, Nurudeen Olasupo, Felicia Anike, Gloria Elemo, OMOANGHE ISIKHUEMHEN, Princewill Okorie, Nurudeen Olasupo (2017). (Incidence of enteric pathogens in ugba, a traditional fermented food from African oil bean seeds (Pentaclethra macrophylla)). (12) 4, pp. https://doi.org/10.1186/s40550-017-0057-7 ). International Journal of Food Contamination.
  • B Shamaki, U Sandabe, B Gambo, A Ogbe, F Abdulrahman, Z Hassan, I Yusuf, OMOANGHE ISIKHUEMHEN, B Shamaki, OMOANGHE ISIKHUEMHEN (2017). (Response of Organ and Body Weight in Albino Rats to Oral Administration of Methanol Extract from ). (NO) (10) 3, pp. 06-09 ). World Journal of Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences.
  • Felicia Anike, Mansuru Yusif, Omoanghe Isikhuemhen, Mansuru Yusif, Felicia Anike (2016). (Co-Substrating of Peanut Shells with Cornstalks Enhances Biodegradation by Pleurotus ostreatus). 7, pp. 327 ). Journal of Bioremediation & Biodegradation.
  • Clementina Adenipekun, Rasheedat Lawal, Omoanghe Isikhuemhen, Rasheedat Lawal, Clementina Adenipekun (2015). (Effect of growth supporting additives on the performance of Auricularia auricula on Mansonia altissima A. chev sawdust). (5) 22, pp. 2167-2173 ). International Food Research Journal.
  • Chidube Alagbaoso, Christopher Osubor, Omoanghe Isikhuemhen, Christopher Osubor, Chidube Alagbaoso (2015). (Protective Effects of Extract from Sclerotium of the King Tuber Medicinal Mushroom, Pleurotus tuberregium (Higher Basidiomycetes) on Carbon Tetrachloride-Induced Hepatotoxicity in Wistar Albino Rats). (12) 17, pp. 1137–1143 ). International Journal of Medicinal Mushrooms.
  • Clementina Adenipekun, Rasheedat Lawal, Omoanghe Isikhuemhen, Rasheedat Lawal, Clementina Adenipekun (2015). (Effect of growth supporting additives on the performance of Auricularia auricula on Mansonia altissima A. chev sawdust). (5) 22, pp. 2167-2173 ). International Food Research Journal.
  • Felicia Anike, Omoanghe Isikhuemhen, Dietrich Blum, , Omoanghe Isikhuemhen, Felicia Anike (2015). (Nutrient Requirements and Fermentation Conditions for Mycelia and Crude Exo-Polysaccharides Production by Lentinus squarrosulus). (6) 6, pp. 526-536 ). Advances in Bioscience and Biotechnology.
  • Burcu Atli, Mustafa Yamac, Zeki Yildiz, Omoanghe Isikhuemhen, Burcu Atli, Mustafa Yamac (2015). (Statistical Optimization of Lovastatin Production by Omphalotus olearius(DC.) Singer in Submerged Fermentation). 45, ). Preparative Biochemistry and Biotechnology.
  • Felicia Anike, Omoanghe Isikhuemhen, Dietrich Blum, , Omoanghe Isikhuemhen, Felicia Anike (2015). (Nutrient Requirements and Fermentation Conditions for Mycelia and Crude Exo-Polysaccharides Production by Lentinus squarrosulus). (6) 6, pp. 526-536 ). Advances in Bioscience and Biotechnology.
  • Chidube Alagbaoso, Christopher Osubor, Omoanghe Isikhuemhen, Christopher Osubor, Chidube Alagbaoso (2015). (Protective Effects of Extract from Sclerotium of the King Tuber Medicinal Mushroom, Pleurotus tuberregium (Higher Basidiomycetes) on Carbon Tetrachloride-Induced Hepatotoxicity in Wistar Albino Rats). (12) 17, pp. 1137–1143 ). International Journal of Medicinal Mushrooms.
  • Burcu Atli, Mustafa Yamac, Zeki Yildiz, Omoanghe Isikhuemhen, Burcu Atli, Mustafa Yamac (2015). (Statistical Optimization of Lovastatin Production by Omphalotus olearius(DC.) Singer in Submerged Fermentation). 45, ). Preparative Biochemistry and Biotechnology.
  • Osman Hassan, Amer AbuGhazaleh, Salam Ibrahim, Omoanghe Isikhuemhen, Saddam Awaisheh, Reza Tahergorabi, Osman Hassan, Reza Tahergorabi, Omoanghe Isikhuemhen, Salam Ibrahim (2014). (Viability and α- and β-galactosidase activity of Bifidobacterium breve and Lactobacillus reuteri in yoghurt products supplemented with shiitake mushroom extract during refrigerated storage). (4) 67, pp. 570–576 ). International Journal of Dairy Technology.
  • Burcu Atli, Mustafa Yamac, Zeki Yildiz, Omoanghe Isikhuemhen, Burcu Atli, Mustafa Yamac (2014). (Enhanced production of lovastatin by Omphalotus olearius (DC.) Singer in solid state fermentation). (4) 5, pp. 247–251 ). Rev Iberoam Micol. .
  • Burcu Atli, Mustafa Yamac, Zeki Yildiz, Omoanghe Isikhuemhen, Burcu Atli, Mustafa Yamac (2014). (Enhanced production of lovastatin by Omphalotus olearius (DC.) Singer in solid state fermentation). (4) 5, pp. 247–251 ). Rev Iberoam Micol. .
  • Osman Hassan, Amer AbuGhazaleh, Salam Ibrahim, Omoanghe Isikhuemhen, Saddam Awaisheh, Reza Tahergorabi, Osman Hassan, Reza Tahergorabi, Omoanghe Isikhuemhen, Salam Ibrahim (2014). (Viability and α- and β-galactosidase activity of Bifidobacterium breve and Lactobacillus reuteri in yoghurt products supplemented with shiitake mushroom extract during refrigerated storage). (4) 67, pp. 570–576 ). International Journal of Dairy Technology.
  • Willie Willis, D Wall, Omoanghe Isikhuemhen, J Jackson, Salam Ibrahim, S Hurley, Felicia Anike, Willie Willis, D Wall, Salam Ibrahim, Omoanghe Isikhuemhen (2013). (Effect of Level and Type of Mushroom on Performance, Blood Parameters and Natural Coccidiosis Infection in Floor-Reared Broilers). 7, pp. 1-6 ). The Open Mycology Journal/Bentham.
  • V Hines, Willie Willis, Omoanghe Isikhuemhen, SL Ibrahim, Felicia Anike, J Jackson, Steven Hurley, EI Ohiman, Willie Willis, V Hines, Felicia Anike, Omoanghe Isikhuemhen (2013). (Effect of incubation time and level of fungus myceliated grain supplemented diet on the growth and health of broiler chickens). (4) 12, pp. 206 ). International Journal of Poultry Science.
  • V Hines, Willie Willis, Omoanghe Isikhuemhen, SL Ibrahim, Felicia Anike, J Jackson, Steven Hurley, EI Ohiman, Willie Willis, V Hines, Felicia Anike, Omoanghe Isikhuemhen (2013). (Effect of incubation time and level of fungus myceliated grain supplemented diet on the growth and health of broiler chickens). (4) 12, pp. 206 ). International Journal of Poultry Science.
  • V Hines, Willie Willis, Omoanghe Isikhuemhen, Salam Ibrahim, Felicia Anike, Salam Ibrahim, V Hines, Omoanghe Isikhuemhen, Willie Willis (2013). (Effect of Incubation Time and Level of Fungus Myceliated Grain Supplemented Diet on the Growth and Health of Broiler Chickens). (4) 12, pp. 206-211, ). International Journal of Poultry Science.