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Udensi Udensi
Title Research Associate
Faculty Rank
Degree PhD, MPH, MB(ASCP)cm
Institution Jackson State University
Department Public Policy and Administration
Clusters Cancer
Genes and Environmental Health/Toxicology
Infectious and Immunological Diseases
Department of Public Policy & Administration
College of Public Service Jackson State University
101 West Capitol St.
City Jackson
State MS
Postal Code 39201
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Title Research Associate
Institution Jackson State University
Department RCMI_CEH

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1. Udensi UK, Tchounwou PB. Potassium Homeostasis, Oxidative Stress, and Human Disease. Int J Clin Exp Physiol. 2017; 4(3):111-122.
2. Udensi UK, Tchounwou PB. Oxidative stress in prostate hyperplasia and carcinogenesis. J Exp Clin Cancer Res. 2016 09 08; 35(1):139.
3. Isokpehi RD, Wollenberg Valero KC, Graham BE, Pacurari M, Sims JN, Udensi UK, Ndebele K. Secondary Data Analytics of Aquaporin Expression Levels in Glioblastoma Stem-Like Cells. Cancer Inform. 2015; 14:95-103.
4. Udensi UK, Tchounwou PB. Dual effect of oxidative stress on leukemia cancer induction and treatment. J Exp Clin Cancer Res. 2014 Dec 18; 33:106.
5. Isokpehi RD, Udensi UK, Simmons SS, Hollman AL, Cain AE, Olofinsae SA, Hassan OA, Kashim ZA, Enejoh OA, Fasesan DE, Nashiru O. Evaluative profiling of arsenic sensing and regulatory systems in the human microbiome project genomes. Microbiol Insights. 2014; 7:25-34.
6. Udensi UK, Tackett AJ, Byrum S, Avaritt NL, Sengupta D, Moreland LW, Tchounwou PB, Isokpehi RD. Proteomics-Based Identification of Differentially Abundant Proteins from Human Keratinocytes Exposed to Arsenic Trioxide. J Proteomics Bioinform. 2014 Jul; 7(7):166-178.
7. Kaminsky RG, Ault SK, Castillo P, Serrano K, Troya G. High prevalence of soil-transmitted helminths in Southern Belize-highlighting opportunity for control interventions. Asian Pac J Trop Biomed. 2014 May; 4(5):345-53.
8. Isokpehi RD, Udensi UK, Anyanwu MN, Mbah AN, Johnson MO, Edusei K, Bauer MA, Hall RA, Awofolu OR. Knowledge building insights on biomarkers of arsenic toxicity to keratinocytes and melanocytes. Biomark Insights. 2012; 7:127-41.
9. Udensi UK, Fagbenro-Beyioku AF. Effect of ivermectin on Trypanosoma brucei brucei in experimentally infected mice. J Vector Borne Dis. 2012 Sep; 49(3):143-50.
10. Udensi UK, Graham-Evans BE, Rogers C, Isokpehi RD. Cytotoxicity patterns of arsenic trioxide exposure on HaCaT keratinocytes. Clin Cosmet Investig Dermatol. 2011; 4:183-90.
11. Simmons SS, Isokpehi RD, Brown SD, McAllister DL, Hall CC, McDuffy WM, Medley TL, Udensi UK, Rajnarayanan RV, Ayensu WK, Cohly HH. Functional Annotation Analytics of Rhodopseudomonas palustris Genomes. Bioinform Biol Insights. 2011; 5:115-29.
12. Isokpehi RD, Mahmud O, Mbah AN, Simmons SS, Avelar L, Rajnarayanan RV, Udensi UK, Ayensu WK, Cohly HH, Brown SD, Dates CR, Hentz SD, Hughes SJ, Smith-McInnis DR, Patterson CO, Sims JN, Turner KT, Williams BS, Johnson MO, Adubi T, Mbuh JV, Anumudu CI, Adeoye GO, Thomas BN, Nashiru O, Oliveira G. Developmental Regulation of Genes Encoding Universal Stress Proteins in Schistosoma mansoni. Gene Regul Syst Bio. 2011; 5:61-74.
13. Udensi UK, Cohly HH, Graham-Evans BE, Ndebele K, Garcia-Reyero N, Nanduri B, Tchounwou PB, Isokpehi RD. Erratum for "Aberrantly Expressed Genes in HaCaT Keratinocytes Chronically Exposed to Arsenic Trioxide". Biomark Insights. 2011; 6:95.
14. Udensi UK, Cohly HH, Graham-Evans BE, Ndebele K, Garcia-Reyero N, Nanduri B, Tchounwou PB, Isokpehi RD. Aberrantly Expressed Genes in HaCaT Keratinocytes Chronically Exposed to Arsenic Trioxide. Biomark Insights. 2011 Feb 08; 6:7-16.
15. Isokpehi RD, Cohly HH, Anyanwu MN, Rajnarayanan RV, Tchounwou PB, Udensi UK, Graham-Evans BE. Candidate single nucleotide polymorphism markers for arsenic responsiveness of protein targets. Bioinform Biol Insights. 2010 Oct 11; 4:99-111.

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1. Enwurum, C.A., Idigbe, E.O., Ezeobi, V.V., Oparaugo, Udensi, K.U, Kalu, I, Onyewuche, Ibiam, J. Comparative study on specific and early detection of pulmonary Mycobacterium complex using smear and culture method and serological pathozyme EIA kits (by Omega Diagnostics. African Journal of Clinical and Experimental Microbiology. 2004; 5(2):182-188.
2. Enwuru, C.A., Ezeobi, N.V., Ogungbemi J.O., Udensi K.U. and Idigbe, E.O. Pulmonary Tuberculosis (PTB) Case Detection Rate using Smears Made from Sputa, Directly After Concentration and Culture Isolation for AFB. Nigeria Quarterly Journal of Hospital Medicine. 2004; 14(1):8-10.

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1. Tchounwou PB, Udensi UK, Isokpehi RD, Yedjou CG, and Kumar S. . Handbook of Arsenic Toxicology, Ed. Flora SJS. Arsenic and Cancer (Chapter 23). 2015; 533-549.

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