Dr. Christiana O. Ajanaku
B.Sc. Chemistry (Ibadan); MBA (llorin); PGDE (Ibadan); M.Sc Chemistry (CU); Ph.D (CU)
Organic Chemistry - Natural Product
Awards & Honours
Best Poster Presentation Award – Covenant University Chemistry International Conference, 2014 (CUCIC2014) on Equilibrium studies on the reaction of 5, 5 – dithiobis(2-nitrobenzoate) with bovine haemoglobin by Ajanaku C.O., Okonjo K.O., Ehi-Eromosele C.O. and Edobor-Osoh A.
‘Ph.D Bench work’ Grant of Fifty Thousand Naira (N50,000 Naira), on Isolation, Characterization and Biological Activity of Secondary Metabolites from Some Tropical Medicinal Plants, School of Postgraduate Studies, Covenant University, 2015.
CHM 441 - Food Chemistry
CHM 418 – Natural Product Chemistry
CHM 334 – Applied Spectroscopy
CHM 312 – Basic Organic Chemistry II
CHM 228 – Organic Chemistry Practical
CHM 221 – Basic Organic Chemistry I
CHM 129 - General Chemistry Practical II
CHM 119 – General Chemistry Practical I
Selected Publications (14)
1. Synthesis, characterization, theoretical treatment and antitubercular activity evaluation of (E)-N’-(2,5-dimethoxylbenzylidene)nicotinohydrazide and some of its transition metal complexes against Mycobacterium tuberculosis, H37Rv[ Download 1.57 MB ]
6. Equilibrium Studies of the Reaction of Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) Haemoglobin Sulphydryl Groups with 5,5′-dithiobis(2-nitrobenzoate): Tertiary Conformational Change in Turkey Haemoglobin Induced by Inositol hexakisphosphate[Visit]
2. Olayinka O. Ajani, Taiwo F. Oweoye, Ifedolapo O. Olanrewaju, Adebusayo E. Adedapo and Christiana O. Ajanaku (2015) Heterogeneous Catalytic Efficiency of Silica Sulfuric acid toward the Synthesis of Substituted Pyrimidin-2(1H)-one Derivatives. 38th Annual International Conference, Workshop and Exhibition of Chemical Society of Nigeria (CSN) at International Conference Centre Abuja on 7 – 11th September, 2015.