Dr Okeke Chukwubike Udoka

Dr Okeke Chukwubike Udoka


Rank: Lecturer 1

Focus: Chemical Pathology, Rehabilitation, Orthopaedic Toxicology

Research Interests:  Chemical Pathology, Haematology/Immunohaematology


  1. Okeke CU, and Braide SA (2009): The effects of injectable hormonal contraceptives on lipid profile in Nigerian women living in Port Harcourt, Nigeria, Journal of Medical Laboratory Science, 18(1); 16-22
  2. Okeke CU, Braide SA, Ekezie J, Okwandu NB, (2011): The influence of age on lipid profile among women taking hormonal contraceptives, International Journal of Biological and Chemical Sciences, 5(2); 840-844.
  3. Ukibe SN, Nnolum PO, Ekezie J, Okeke CU, Ukibe NR, Mbanugo JI (2011): Epidemiology of road traffic accidents in Owerri, Imo state, South-East Nigeria, Tropical Journal of Medical Research, 15(2): 35-38.
  4. Okeke CU, Braide SA, Okolonkwo BN, Okafor R, Eneh PC, Adegoke A, Brown H, Okwandu NB (2012): Comparative effects of injectable and oral contraceptives on lipid profile. European journal of cardiovascular medicine, 2 (1); 20-23.
  5. Ene PC, Abbey SD, Madubuattah CG, Okeke CU (2012): Phenotypic assay of adherent E. coli strains using HEP-2 cells on diarrheic children in Rivers State, Nigeria. International Journal of Biological and chemical sciences, 6(1); 421-426.
  6. Okwandu NG, Monago CA, Uwakwe AJ, Ifemeje C, Okeke CU (2012): Effects of some anti-histamine on erythrocyte aspartate aminotransferase activities in Wister albino rats. Indian Journal of Science and Technology, 5(7): 3001-3004.
  7. Nzere CN, Bartimus EAS, Okeke CU (2012): Lipid profile in chronic renal failure patients on dialysis. European Journal of cardiovascular medicine, 2(2):106-109
  8. Benjamin Nnamdi Okolonkwo, Chukwubike Udoka Okeke, Victor Ibharonkhonre (2013). The in-vitroantioxidant effect of vitamin C on haemogram in paraquat-treated male rats (Rattus norvegicus). Journal of Xenobiotics 3(7):36-39.
  9. Ukibe S. N, Ekezie J, Okeke C, Ukibe N.R. (2013); Epidemiology and distribution of polio-induced deformities in Okigwe South Local Government Area, Imo State. Orient Journal of Medicine.25(1-2): 45-49.
  10. Okeke, Chukwubike Udoka, Agbasi, Patrick Ugochukwu, Okorie Hope and Ezeiruaku, Ferdinand, (2014). Effect of antiretroviral drugs on prolactin in HIV infected pregnant women. International Journal of Biological and Chemical Sciences, 8(3); 1234-1238.
  11. Ezeiruaku F.C, Ukaji, D.C, Eze, E.M, Okeke, C.U. (2014). Free thyroxine and free triiodothyronine as an index for the assessment of thyroid function in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. Journal of National Science Research, 4, 8, 11-15.
  12. N Okolonkwo, E.O. Nwachukwu, P.C. Ene, C. U. Okeke (2014). The preventive effect of Vitamin C on the cellular and functional integrity of the cells in rats following repeated exposure to paraquat. Journal of Xenobiotics, 4 (1),
  13. Ajuru, Gospel, Okolonkwo, Benjamin, Okeke, Chukwubike. (2014). Studies on lipid profile levels in Hypertensive and Type 2 Diabetes mellitus, American Journal of Biomedical and Life Sciences, 2 (1), 28-33.
  14. Brown Holy, Onwuli Donatus, Okeke Chukwubike U, (2014); Antihyperlipidemic effect of Amond nuts (Prunus amygdalus) on diabetic rats. Journal of medical science and clinical research,2 (8), 1941-1947.
  15. Patrick U. Agbasi, Nse Abasi, Joy J Onye, Chinasa Ibeawuchi, Samuel C Uzoechi, Emmanuel A Alagwu, Chukwubike U Okeke, Godwin C Uloneme. (2015); The effect of subchronic low dose of DDVP and Sodium Azide on the haematological indices of albino rats. World Journal of pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences. 4(4), 103-110.
  16. Ukibe SN, Ugorji TN, Ikeakor LC, Obi-Okaro AC, Ukibe NR, Ekezie J, Okeke CU, and Alagwu EA, (2015). Epidemiology and pattern of Osteoarthritis at Ogbaku, Imo State University Teaching Hospital Annex, Mbaitoli Local Government Area, Imo State, Southeast, Nigeria, British Journal of Medicine and Medical Research, 7 (10): 827-832.
  17. Okeke Chukwubike UDOKA, Okolonkwo Benjamin NNAMDI, Brown HOLY, Ajuru GOSPEL (2015). The effects of HIV infection on pregnancy hormones within 28 weeks of pregnancy, Brunei Int Med J.; 11 (2): 88-92.
  18. NWAMAKA CHIJIOKE NZERE, CHUKWUBIKE UDOKA OKEKE, (2015). Cardiovascular Disease in Women with Chronic Renal Failure, Journal of Medicine, 16: 14-17.
  19. Jervas E; Anele TI; Uloneme GC; Okeke CU; Iwuoha G; Eke CC; Osuchukwu IW. (2016). Lower Extremity Measurements in the Prediction of Body Height of the Igbos, Anthropol Open J.; 1(1): 15-22.
  20. Solomon N Ukibe, Nkiruka R Ukibe, Alphonsus C Obi-Okaro, Jervas Ekezie, Chukwubike U Okeke, Chidinma T Onyeanusi (2016). Epidemiology and pattern of limb amputations at a private hospital in Owerri, Imo State, South-East Nigeria, Orient Journal of Medicine, 28 (1-2), 17-21.
  21. Wilson Chimaobi Okafor, Gideon Ihebuzo Ndubuka, Ekezie Jervas, Iwuji Samuel Chidi, Okeke Chukwubuike Udoka, Osuchukwu Ikechukwu William (2016) Effects of Immature Coconut Water on the Hepato-Cytoarchitecture Against Carbon tetrachloride-induced Liver Damage in Wistar Rats, Journal of Dental and Medical Sciences, 15,7(I),60-65.
  22. Okeke CU, Ukibe SN, Holy B, Ezeiruaku F (2016) The Preterm Effect of Antiretroviral Drugs on Total Lymphocyte Cells and CD4 Cells in HIV-Infected Pregnant Women. Journal of Blood Disorders and Transfusion 7: 353. doi: 10.4172/2155-9864.100035



  1. Agbasi P. U, Okeke, C. U., Ekezie J, Ukibe S. N, et al (2014): The effect of chronic renal failure on serum calcium and phosphorus. 50th scientific conference of association of medical laboratory scientist of Nigeria, in Akure 2014.
  2. Okeke Chukwubike UDOKA, Okolonkwo Benjamin NNAMDI, Brown HOLY, Ajuru GOSPEL (2015).  The effects of HIV infection on pregnancy hormones within 28 weeks of pregnancy, 3rd International Endocrinology Conference, Atlanta Georgia, USA.

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