Dr. Joyce Kiplimo

Dr. Joyce Kiplimo is a senior lecturer in the School of Science and Technology, in the department of Physical Sciences.

Other Roles: 

Head of Department, Physical Sciences

Department: 

Research Interests: 

  1. Phytochemistry of the medicinal plants especially chewing sticks used by various communities in Kenya.
  2. Volatile components of plants (essential oil from medicinal plants)

Research & Publications: 

Book Authored

  1. Kiplimo, J. and Koorbanally, N. A. (2014). The Phytochemistry and Biological activity of Secondary Metabolites. Lambert Academic Publishers. ISBN = 978-3-659-59271-1.

List of Publications

  1. Matasyoh, J. C., Kiplimo, J. J., Karubiu, N. M. 2005. Chemical Composition and Anti-microbial activity of the Essential Oil of Leonotis nepetifolia, International Journal of BioChemPhysics. 14 (2) 31-35.
  2. Matasyoh, J. C., Kiplimo, J. J., Karubiu, N. M., Hailstorks, T. P. 2007. Chemical Composition and Anti-microbial activity of the Essential Oil of Tarchonanthus camphoratus, Food Chemistry. 101,1183-1187.
  3. Matasyoh, J. C., Kiplimo, J. J., Karubiu, N. M., Hailstorks, T. P 2007. Chemical Composition and Anti-microbial activity of the Essential Oil of Satureja biflora (Lamiaceae). Bull. Chem. Soc. Ethiop. 21 (2), 249-254.
  4. Kiplimo, J. J., Koorbanally, N., Chenia, H. 2011. Triterpenoids from Vernonia auriculifera Hiern exhibit antimicrobial activity, African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology. 5 (8), pp. 1150 – 1156.
  5. Kiplimo, J. J. C. A. Everia and N. A. Koorbanally. 2011. Novel polyene from Vernonia urticifolia (Asteraceae), Journal of Medicinal Plants Research 5 (17), pp. 4202-4211.
  6. Kiplimo, J. J., Islam, Md. S., Koorbanally, N. A., 2011. Novel flavonoid and furoquinoline alkaloids from Vepris glomerata and their antioxidant activity, Natural Products Communication 6 (12), pp 1847-1850.
  7. Kiplimo, J. J. and Koorbanally, N. A. 2012. Antibacterial activity of an epoxidised prenylated cinnamaldehdye derivative from Vepris glomerata, Phytochemistry Letters, 5 pp 438-442.
  8. Kiplimo, J. J., Islam, Md. S., Koorbanally, N. A. 2012. Ring A-seco Limonoids and Flavonoid from the Kenyan Vepris uguenensis Engl. and their antioxidant activity, Phytochemistry, 83: 136-143.
  9. Ibrahim, M. A. Koorbanally, N. A., Kiplimo, J. J. Islam, M. S., 2012. Anti-oxidative activities of the various extracts of stem bark, root and leaves of Ziziphus mucronata (Rhamnaceae), in vitro, Journal of Medicinal Plant Research, 6 (25), pp. 4176-4184.
  10. Korir, E., Kiplimo, J. J. Crouch N. R. Moodley N. and Koorbanally N. A. 2012. Quinolizidine Alkaloids from Sophora velutina subsp. Zimbabweensis (Fabaceae: Sophoreae), Natural Products Communication 7 (8): 999-1003.
  11. Abubakar B. Aliyu, Mohammed A. Ibrahim, Aliyu M. Musa, Aisha O. Musa, Joyce J. Kiplimo and Adebayo O. Oyewale. (2013). Free Radical Scavenging And total antioxidant capacity of Root Extracts Of Anchomanes Difformis Engl. (Araceae) Acta Poloniae Pharmaceutica Drug Research, Vol. 70 No.1 Pp. 115-121.
  12. Erick Korir, Joyce J. Kiplimo, Neil R. Crouch, Nivan Moodley and Neil. A. Koorbanally (2014) Isoflavones from Calpurnia Aurea Subsp. Aurea and their Anticancer Activity. Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med. 11(5):33-37.
  13. Abdullahi Balarabe Sallau, Yusuf Tauhid, Abdullahi AbdulMalik Salman, Hadiza Lawal Abdullahi, Mohammed A. Ibrahim, Joyce J. Kiplimo, Muhammad Lawal Buga (2015) Effect of Kihadalactone A on Plasma recalcification time of Naja katiensis and Bitis arietans Venoms treated bovine Plasma. European Journal of Pharmaceutical and Medical Research. 2(2), 178-184.
  14. Mule Shadrack, Nguta Charles, Geoffrey Kamau, Ongera Gilbert, Wangila Phanice, Kiplimo Joyce, Chirchir Dennis (2015). Retention efficiencies of Halogenated and Non-Halogenated Hydrocarbons In Selected Wetland Ecosystem In Lake Victoria Basin. International Journal Of Environment Volume-4, Issue-2, March-May 2015 Issn 2091-2854.
  15. Mule Shadrack, Nguta Charles, Geoffrey Kamau, Ongera Gilbert, Wangila Phanice, Kiplimo Joyce, Chirchir Dennis (2015). Physical Parameters of Tropical Wetlands in Lake Victoria Basin: A Case Study of Kigwal/Kimondi, Nyando and Nzoia Wetlands. J Environ Anal Toxicol 2015, 5:2 http://dx.doi.org/10.4172/2161-0525.1000254.

Curriculum vitae: 

Teaching & Instruction: 

Organic Chemistry (Natural Products)

Contacts: 

Dr. Joyce Jepkorir Kiplimo P.O BOX 2030 - 20200 Kericho, Kenya Tel: +254-722-281-416 Email: jkiplimo@kabianga.ac.ke
left University of Kabianga
P.O BOX 2030 - 20200
Tel: +254 700 000 299, +254775 553 311

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