Tebekeme Okoko

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Some bioactive potentials of two biflavanols isolated from Garcinia kola on cadmium-induced alterations of raw U937 cells and U937-derived macrophages
    Tebekeme Okoko
    Biochemistry Programme, Department of Chemical Sciences, Niger Delta University, PMB 71, Wilberforce Island, Bayelsa State, Nigeria
    Asian Pac J Trop Med 6:43-8. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Inhibitory activity of quercetin and its metabolite on lipopolysaccharide-induced activation of macrophage U937 cells
    Tebekeme Okoko
    Department of Chemical Sciences, Biochemistry Division, Niger Delta University, PMB 71, Wilberforce Island, Bayelsa State, Nigeria
    Food Chem Toxicol 47:809-12. 2009
  3. doi request reprint In vitro antioxidant and free radical scavenging activities of Garcinia kola seeds
    Tebekeme Okoko
    Biochemistry Division, Department of Chemical Sciences, Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island, Bayelsa State, Nigeria
    Food Chem Toxicol 47:2620-3. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Glycine reduces cadmium-induced alterations in the viability and activation of macrophage U937 cells
    Tebekeme Okoko
    Biochemistry Programme, Department of Chemical Sciences, Niger Delta University, PMB 71, Wilberforce Island, Bayelsa State, Nigeria
    Food Chem Toxicol 48:536-8. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Hibiscus sabdariffa extractivities on cadmium-mediated alterations of human U937 cell viability and activation
    Tebekeme Okoko
    Biochemistry Programme, Department of Chemical Sciences, Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island, Bayelsa State, Nigeria
    Asian Pac J Trop Med 5:33-6. 2012

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi request reprint Some bioactive potentials of two biflavanols isolated from Garcinia kola on cadmium-induced alterations of raw U937 cells and U937-derived macrophages
    Tebekeme Okoko
    Biochemistry Programme, Department of Chemical Sciences, Niger Delta University, PMB 71, Wilberforce Island, Bayelsa State, Nigeria
    Asian Pac J Trop Med 6:43-8. 2013
    ..To investigate the abilities of two flavonoids - Garcinia biflavanol-1 (GB-1) and Garcinia biflavanol-2 (GB-2) from Garcinia kola (G. kola) in reducing cadmium-induced effects on raw U937 cells and U937-derived macrophages...
  2. doi request reprint Inhibitory activity of quercetin and its metabolite on lipopolysaccharide-induced activation of macrophage U937 cells
    Tebekeme Okoko
    Department of Chemical Sciences, Biochemistry Division, Niger Delta University, PMB 71, Wilberforce Island, Bayelsa State, Nigeria
    Food Chem Toxicol 47:809-12. 2009
    ..05). This suggests that the flavonoids possessed significant immunomodulatory activities which depend on methylation especially at position 3...
  3. doi request reprint In vitro antioxidant and free radical scavenging activities of Garcinia kola seeds
    Tebekeme Okoko
    Biochemistry Division, Department of Chemical Sciences, Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island, Bayelsa State, Nigeria
    Food Chem Toxicol 47:2620-3. 2009
    ..These findings show that these four compounds are partly responsible for the great antioxidant potential of Garcinia kola seeds. This gives further evidence to the nutraceutical and pharmaceutical potential of Garcinia kola...
  4. doi request reprint Glycine reduces cadmium-induced alterations in the viability and activation of macrophage U937 cells
    Tebekeme Okoko
    Biochemistry Programme, Department of Chemical Sciences, Niger Delta University, PMB 71, Wilberforce Island, Bayelsa State, Nigeria
    Food Chem Toxicol 48:536-8. 2010
    ..05) reduced the cadmium-induced production of all the markers of the activation of macrophages in a concentration-dependent manner. The findings support the immense antioxidant role of glycine...
  5. doi request reprint Hibiscus sabdariffa extractivities on cadmium-mediated alterations of human U937 cell viability and activation
    Tebekeme Okoko
    Biochemistry Programme, Department of Chemical Sciences, Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island, Bayelsa State, Nigeria
    Asian Pac J Trop Med 5:33-6. 2012
    ..To investigate the effect of the anthocyanin-rich extract of Hibiscus sabdariffa (H. sabdariffa) calyx on the viability of cadmium-treated U937 cells and cadmium-mediated activation of U937-derived macrophages...