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Financial Development and Inclusive Growth in Nigeria: A Multivariate Approach
Adediran, Oluwasogo; Oduntan, Emmanuel and Matthew, Oluwatoyin
Published at Journal of Internet Banking and Commerce , Volume 22 , Issue s8 , Pages 1-14 , Published in 2017
An Exploratory Assessment of Nigeria’s Performance in Millennium Development Goals (MDGs): Towards a Better Performance of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
Adekola Paul; Allen Abimbola; Adeloye Davies; Olawole-Isaac Adebanke; Adediran Oluwasogo
Published at Journal Of Humanities and Social Science , Volume 22 , Issue 11 , Pages 25 - 37 , Published in 2017
Monetary Policy Shocks and Inclusive Growth in Nigeria: A VAR Approach
Adediran Oluwasogo; Matthew Oluwatoyin; Olopade Bosede and Adegbuyi
Published at The International Journal Of Humanities & Social Studies , Volume 5 , Issue 2 , Pages 173 - 179 , Published in 2017
Pollutant Emissions, Energy Consumption and Economic Growth in Nigeria: A Multivariate Granger Causality Framework
Alege Philip; Adediran Oluwasogo and Ogundipe Adeyemi
Published at International Journal of Energy Economics and Policy , Volume 6 , Issue 2 , Pages 202 - 207 , Published in 2017
Is There Any Relationship Between Agricultural Performance and Inclusive Growth in Nigeria?
Agene Deborah; Adediran Oluwasogo; Urhie and Olaifa Eseoghene
Published at Journal of Internet Banking and Commerce , Volume 22 , Issue 8 , Pages 1-26 , Published in 2017
Sequence of the Tsetse Fly (Glossina morsitans): Vector of African Trypanosomiasis.
Watanabe J., Hattori M., Berriman M., …Osamor V. C., Balyeidhusa, A., et al.,
Published at Science 344(6182) , Volume 344 , Issue 6182 , Pages 380-386 , Published in 2015
Tsetse flies are the sole vectors of human African trypanosomiasis throughout sub-Saharan Africa. Both sexes of adult tsetse feed exclusively on blood and contribute to disease transmission. Notable differences between tsetse and other disease vectors include obligate microbial symbioses, viviparous reproduction, and lactation. Here, we describe the sequence and annotation of the 366-megabase G...
Tuberculosis–Diagnostic Expert System: An architecture for translating patients information from the web for use in tuberculosis diagnosis.
Osamor V.C., Azeta A.A., Ajulo O.
Published at Health Informatics Journal , Volume 20 , Issue 4 , Pages 245-287 , Published in 2014
Background: Over 1.5–2 million tuberculosis deaths occur annually. Medical professionals are faced with a lot of challenges in delivering good health-care with unassisted automation in hospitals where there are several patients who need the doctor’s attention. Objective: To automate the pre-laboratory screening process against tuberculosis infection to aid diagnosis and make it fast and acc...
Body Mass Index and Random Blood Glucose Levels in a Semi Urban Nigerian Community.
Iweala, E.E.J, Chinedu, S.N, Afolabi, I.S, Ogunlana, O.O, Azuh, D.E, Osamor, V.C. and Toogun, T.A.
Published at Int. J Diabetes Dev C , Volume 34 , Issue 3 , Pages 175-176 , Published in 2014
Body mass index (BMI) is a measure of adiposity . A raised BMI is a risk factor for several diseases such as type 2 diabetes mellitus [2, 3]. Generally, prevalence and complications of diabetes is more pronounced in females than males as result of gender associated obesity. Our multi-disciplinary research group is involved in assessment and study of diseases and associated issues of public h...
Correlation between body mass index and waist circumference in Nigerian adults: Implication as indicators of health status
Shalom Nwodo Chinedu S.N., Ogunlana O.O., Azuh D.E., Iweala E.E.J, Israel S. Afolabi I.S., Chidi C. Uhuegbu C.C, Mercy E. Idachaba M.E., Osamor V.C.
Published at Journal of Public Health Research , Volume 2 , Issue 2 , Pages e16 , Published in 2013
Background. Anthropometric measures have been widely used for body weight classification in humans. Waist circumference has been advanced as a useful parameter for measuring adiposity. This study evaluated the correlation between body mass index (BMI) and waist circumference and examined their significance as indicators of health status in adults. Design and Methods. The subject included 489 h...
Reducing the Time Requirement of k-means
Osamor V.C., Adebiyi E., Oyelade J. O., Doumbia S.
Published at PloS One , Volume 7 , Issue 12 , Pages e49946 , Published in 2012
Traditional k-means and most k-means variants are still computationally expensive for large datasets, such as microarray data, which have large datasets with large dimension size d. In k-means clustering, we are given a set of n data points in d-dimensional space Rd and an integer k. The problem is to determine a set of k points in Rd, called centers, so as to minimize the mean squared distance...