Olumide O Adenmosun's scientific contributions

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Pregnant women and at-risk couples are key critical subjects in the crusade for the control of SCD. Thus there is need to examine their knowledge and perception about genetic counseling (GC), prenatal diagnosis (PND), pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) and bone marrow transplant (BMT) as control measures for SCD in Nigeria. 100 respondents we...


... 25% of the population has this trait, while the prevalence of the disease prevalence is 1-3% of live births. [5,7,8] The clinical findings in SCD usually result from an intrinsic inability of Sickle haemoglobin to resist drops in oxygen tension. Low oxygen pathologically leads to polymerization of S-haemoglobin, consequently, sickling of the affected red cells occurs. ...