Senol Dane

Department of Physiology, Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences, College of Health Sciences, Nile University of Nigeria, Abuja, Nigeria


  • Research   
    Physiology Research in Africa: Current Trends, Challenges, and Future Directions
    Author(s): Oluwatosin Imoleayo Oyeniran, Terkuma Chia and Senol Dane*

    The growth in physiology education and research in Africa over a century ago has been characterized by the continent’s unusual chronicle. To satisfy the human insatiable quest for knowledge, it is necessary and unavoidable to engage in research which is a complex scientific enterprise. However, factors that include physical, political, socio-economic, legislative, and educational environmental play pivotal roles in research processes directly or indirectly. Despite the major issues facing us, this era predicts rapid progression in medical education, research, and quality healthcare delivery in Africa. This review aims to provide an overview of the current trends in physiology research in Africa, the challenges facing it, and proffer possible solutions for future directions. With the constant evolution of in vitro, in vivo and in silico experimental models, the .. Read More»

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