Pharm. Chemistry HOD's Profile
Babatunde Samuel is a graduate of the University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria where he obtained his Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm), MSc (Pharmaceutical Chemistry) and PhD degrees. His main area of research is Natural Product Chemistry. His most significant contribution in Natural Product Research is the Discovery of a Phyto-drug with other scientists which was patented by UNIDO in 46 Countries [US and UK inclusive].
He was a recipient of two Postdoctoral Fellowships in Natural Product Chemistry to the University of Pretoria, South Africa and IIIM, India respectively. He is skilled in the use of Chromatographic and Spectroscopic techniques [1D NMR, 2D NMR and MS] in the bio-guided isolation and structural elucidation of bioactive compounds from medicinal plants. He has published in several reputable journals and participated in scientific conferences in several countries around the world.