Genomic experts trained by the University of Ibadan are returning to pioneer new frontiers in medicine and bio medical research for health. UI-RESEARCH FOUNDATION is supportingResearch Leaders to develop genomic techniques using Adult Neural Stem Cell from African Giant rats as models for studies and prospecting for interventions for demyelinating diseases , epilepsy, Parkinson’s disease, stroke related dementia and Alzheimer’s disease.
UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN RENEWABLE ENERGY PLATFORM
Dr Segun Aina OFR FCIB, consumate banker, community leader, fintech envoy, social entrepreneur, past President of Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria and West Africa Bankers Association was on Tuesday 25th July 2017 elected as the pioneer Chairman of the Global Council of Global Banking Education Standards Board GBESTB.
The objectives of the UI-Research Foundation will be achieved through collective participation of the staff and support of the university leadership. Efforts will be devoted to maintain and enhance collaborations with international and regional agencies, institutions and global initiatives that provide research grants, training and capacity building in areas relevant to the mission of the University of Ibadan.
The University of Ibadan Bioinformatics Research Group organizes a Workshop with the Theme:
APPLICATIONS OF BIOINFORMATICS AND GENOMICS TO TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH IN HEALTH AND AGRICULTURE
DATE: 12 and 13th July, 2016
VENUE: Computer Science Department, University of Ibadan
This is a high-caliber scientific course that would cover various aspects of parasitology from molecular biology and epidemiology to genomics, targeted for students in the Middle East as well as North and Sub-Saharan Africa