Featured Issue: Nigerian Journal of Physiological Sciences Vol.26 No.2 & Vol.27 No.1
|Professor Gabriel Ezeilo|
Vol.26 no.2 includes "Variations in Haematological Parameters and Erythrocyte Osmotic Fragility of Pigs during Hot-Dry and Harmattan Season in Northern Guinea Savanna Zone of Nigeria" by Adenkola et al., which looks at the effect of seasons on the haematological patterns of pigs. The seasons compared were the hot-dry season, and the harmattan season, characterized by dry, dusty winds. The results showed that pigs were more stressed during the harmattan season that the hot-dry season. For other articles from this issue, go to: http://bioline.org.br/titles?id=np&year=2011&vol=26&num=02&keys=V26N2
Vol.27 no.1 includes "In Memoriam: Professor Gabriel Chukwujekwu Ezeilo MBBS (Lond), DTM&H (Liverpool), MSc (Roch. N.Y),MD (Lond), FRCP (Glas), FRCP (Edin) (1934 – 2011)" by A.R.A Alada, which is an editorial in honour of the passing of Professor Ezeilo, who was "among the first generation of Nigerian physiologists. He died on November 22, 2011.
For the complete editorial, as well as another editorial on Professor Ezeilo, go to: http://bioline.org.br/titles?id=np&year=2012&vol=27&num=01&keys=V27N1