The African Journal of Pharmaceutical Research and Development (AJOPRED) is the official scientific journal of the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Nigeria, Nsukka. AJOPRED is dedicated to publish high quality and innovative research papers, review articles, case reports and short communications in all areas of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Biomedical Research and allied sciences including, but not limited to, Pharmaceutical Technology, Pharmaceutical Product Development, Pharmaceutics, Biopharmaceutics, Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, Herbal and Natural product Research, Pharmaceutical Microbiology, Pharmacotherapy, Clinical Pharmacy and Hospital Pharmacy, Pharmacology & Toxicology, Pharmacodynamics, Pharmacokinetics, Clinical Pharmacology, Neuro- and Behavioural Pharmacology, Immunopharmacology, Nutraceuticals, Pharmacogenetics, Pharmacogenomics, Pharmacoepidemiology, Toxicology, Posology, Novel Drug Delivery, Pharmaceutical/Medicinal Chemistry, Computational Chemistry & Molecular Modeling, Formulation Science, Cosmetic Product Development, Pharmaceutical Analysis, Quality Assurance and Quality Control, Pharmacy Practice, Clinical and Hospital Pharmacy, Bioinformatics and Pharmacoinformatics, Chemoinformatics, Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, Chemotherapy, Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences, Veterinary Pharmacy, Environmental Toxicology, Drug safety testing, Drug legislation, Forensic and Regulatory affairs, etc.

The journal is a quality controlled, peer reviewed, and open access international journal. AJOPRED encourages and publishes translational researches of scientists involved in the promotion of research and development in the Pharmaceutical and related Biomedical Sciences in Africa and beyond. All manuscripts will be subjected to rapid peer review by at least two independent referees. Those of high quality, after review, will be published


Editor-in-Chief                                                          Managing-Editor/ Editorial Secretary

Prof. A. A. Attama                                                     Assoc. Prof. P. F. Uzor