Skip to main content
site header image
site header image

Faculty and Staff Research Publications: Isokpehi, Raphael D.

This guide provides information on the publications of Bethune-Cookman University Faculty, Administration, and Staff.

Selected Publications

Selected Journal Articles

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 Jul 30;14:95-103. doi:  10.4137/CIN.S22058. PubMed PMID: 26279619; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4524166.PMC4524166.


Isokpehi RD, Udensi UK, Simmons SS, Hollman AL, Cain AE, Olofinsae SA, Hassan OA, Kashim ZA, 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 Nov 11;7:25-34. doi: 10.4137/MBI.S18076. PubMed PMID: 25452698; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4230230.


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. PubMed PMID: 25419056; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4240501.


Wollenberg Valero KC, Pathak R, Prajapati I, Bankston S, Thompson A, Usher J  Isokpehi RD. A candidate multimodal functional genetic network for thermal adaptation. PeerJ. 2014 Sep 30;2:e578. doi: 10.7717/peerj.578. PubMed PMID:  25289178; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4183952.


Mbah AN, Mahmud O, Awofolu OR, Isokpehi RD. Inferences on the biochemical and  environmental regulation of universal stress proteins from Schistosomiasis parasites. Adv Appl Bioinform Chem. 2013 May 10;6:15-27. doi: 10.2147/AABC.S37191. PubMed PMID: 23696708; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3656623.


Williams BS, Isokpehi RD, Mbah AN, Hollman AL, Bernard CO, Simmons SS, Ayensu WK, Garner BL. Functional Annotation Analytics of Bacillus Genomes Reveals Stress Responsive Acetate Utilization and Sulfate Uptake in the Biotechnologically Relevant Bacillus megaterium. Bioinform Biol Insights. 2012;6:275-86. doi: 10.4137/BBI.S7977. PubMed PMID: 23226010; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3511254.


Sims JN, Isokpehi RD, Cooper GA, Bass MP, Brown SD, St John AL, Gulig PA, Cohly HH. Visual analytics of surveillance data on foodborne vibriosis, United States, 1973-2010. Environ Health Insights. 2011;5:71-85. doi: 10.4137/EHI.S7806. PubMed PMID: 22174586; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3236002.


Isokpehi RD, Simmons SS, Cohly HH, Ekunwe SI, Begonia GB, Ayensu WK. Identification of drought-responsive universal stress proteins in viridiplantae. Bioinform Biol Insights. 2011 Feb 7;5:41-58. doi: 10.4137/BBI.S6061. PubMed PMID: 21423406; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3045048.

Library Tags

Tags: School of SEM ,  curefacultymentor2017

Raphael D. Isokpehi, Ph.D.


Professor (Microbiology & Bioinformatics)

CURE Faculty Mentor 2017

Office Location: Rabie J. Gainous Science Annex/Observatory Room 116
Office Phone: 386-481-2663
Email Address:


  • Ph.D. Medical Microbiology, 2000: University of Lagos, Nigeria
  • Research: Bioinformatics, Medical Informatics & Biocomputing Studies on Campylobacteria

  • MS Medical Microbiology, 1995: University of Lagos, Nigeria

  • Research: Computer-assisted Identification of Lactobacillus

  • BS Microbiology, 1992: Edo State University, Nigeria


 Current research interests:

  • Bioinformatics 

  • Microbial Stress Response

  • Metacognition

  • Robust Learning

  • Research Ethics

  • Transdisciplinary Data Expertise

Articles in ResearchGate, Google Scholar and PubMed:

Image result for researchgate

Many of  the articles listed on this page can be downloaded from Dr. Isokpehi's  ResearchGate page,


Articles in Google Scholar:


Articles in PubMed