Prof. Dr. Michael Umale Adikwu


Academic positionFull Professor
Research fieldsPharmacy,Medical Microbiology, Mycology and Hygiene, Molecular Infection Biology
KeywordsDrug Delivery, Mucin, Charge-transfer, Complexes, Molecular modelling
Honours and awards

2019: The World Academy of Science Award for Development of Laboratory Materials in a Developing World

2009: May and Baker, Award for Excellence in the Practice of Pharmacy

2006: Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas Limited; Nigerian Prize for Science

Current contact address

InstitutionUniversity of Nigeria
InstituteDepartment of Pharmaceutics

Host during sponsorship

Prof. Dr. Hans-Dieter HöltjeInstitut für Pharmazeutische und Medizinische Chemie, Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf
Start of initial sponsorship01/09/1999


1998Humboldt Research Fellowship Programme

Publications (partial selection)

2002Michael Umale Adikwu, H. D. Höltje: Charge-oriented modelling in charge-transfer systems. In: Boll. Chim. Farmac., 2002, 279-281
2001Michael Umale Adikwu, Hans-Dieter Höltje: Mechanistic Appraisal of the Charge-Transfer Complexes of Promethazine with Chloranil: A Modelling Approach. In: Chem. Pharm. Bull., 2001, 669-674