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Arinze Okoli

Medlem av faggruppen for mikrobiell økologi.

Curriculum vitae

Stilling:

Forsker, GenØk –Senter for Biosikkerhet, Tromsø

Utdanning:

  • 2004-2009: University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia –PhD
  • 1999-2001: University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria –MSc, Medical & Environmental           Microbiology
  • 1993-1998: University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria –BSc, General Microbiology

Arbeidserfaring:

  • 2013-:         GenØk, Senter for Biosikkerhet, Tromsø – Forsker: Forskning og Risiko vurdering av GMO inneholdende   produkter. Forskningsområdet: grunnleggende vitenskap forskning (molekylær   mikrobiologi og virologi)
  • 2010-2013: GenØk, Senter for Biosikkerhet –Postdoktor :  Functional genomics of naturally occuring and transgenic orthopoxviruses: Implication for Poxvirus vectored vaccines safety and development
  • 2009-2010: University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria – Senior Lektor
  • 2004-2009: University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, PhD stipendiat
  • 2002-2004: University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria -Associate Lektor

Øvrig faglig bakgrunn:

  • 2013-2015: Medlem av European Medical Agency legemidler faggruppe

Utvalgte publikasjoner:

  • Okaiyeto, K., Nwodo, U.U., Mabinya, L.V., Okoli, A.S. and Okoh, A.I. (2015). Characterization of a Bioflocculant (MBF-UFH) Produced by Bacillus sp. AEMREG7, Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2015, 16, 12986-13003; doi:10.3390/ijms160612986
  • Lise Nordgard, Thomas Bohn, Froydis Gillund, Idun Merete Gronsberg, Marianne Iversen, Anne Ingeborg Myhr, Malachy Ifeanyi Okeke, Arinze Okoli, Hermoine Venter, Odd-Gunnar Wikmark (2015). Uncertainty and Knowledge Gaps related to Environmental Risk Assessment of GMOs. A technical report commissioned by the Miljødirektoratet, Norway.
  • Okeke, M.I., Okoli, A.S., Nilssen, O., Moens, U., Tryland, M., Bøhn, T., and Traavik, T. (2014). «Molecular characterization and phylogenetics of Fennoscandian cowpox virus isolates based on the p4c and atip genes«. Virology Journal. 2014 Jun 27;11 (1):119. doi: 10.1186/1743-422X-11-119.
  • A.S. Okoli, M.J. Raftery and G.L. Mendz. (2012). Comparison of Helicobacter bilis-Associated Protein Expression in Huh7 Cells Harbouring HCV Replicon and in Replicon-Cured Cells. International Journal of Hepatology. Vol 2012, Article ID 501671, 16 pages. DOI: 10.1155/2012/501671
  • A.S. Okoli, M.J. Raftery and G.L. Mendz. (2012). Effects of Human and Porcine bile on the proteome of Helicobacter hepaticus. Proteome Science. 10:27
  • Tania E. Farrar, A.S. Okoli, George L. Mendz. (2012). “Campylobacter spp. Responses to the Environment and Adaptations to Hosts”. In Hin-chung Wong (ed), Stress Response of Foodborne Microorganisms, Nova Science Publishers, Hauppauge, NY, Chapter 8. ISBN: 9781611228106.
  • A.S. Okoli, M.R. Wilkins, M.J. Raftery and G.L. Mendz. (2010). The Response of H. hepaticus To Bovine Bile. J Proteome Res. 9(3):1374-84.
  • A.S. Okoli, C. Armalle and G.L. Mendz. (2009) The Year in Helicobacter: Other Helicobacter species. Helicobacter. 14 (1): 69-74.
  • Q. V. Tu, A.S. Okoli, Z. Kovach and G. L. Mendz. (2009). Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Prevalence of Helicobacter spp. and Molecular Pathogenesis. Future Microbiol. 4:1283-13301.

Vitenskapskomiteen for mat og miljø

T: 21 62 28 00
@: vkm@vkm.no

 

Postboks 4404 Nydalen
0403 Oslo

Besøksadresse:

Sandakerveien 24 C (inngang D11) 0473 Oslo

Organisasjonsnummerr:
983 744 516

 

Nettredaktør: Astrid Tvedt
Ansvarlig redaktør: Ingrid M. Høie