Anya Onu, Nigerian pharmacist, researcher. Achievements include discovery of Non-chemically modified, chemically modified, seeded and unseeded hyaluronic acid hydrogels in the treatment of osteoarthritis(1) and (2) Controlled release formulation from chemically modified and; discovery of un-modified hydrogels based on Carboxymethylcellulose, Alginic acid and Hyaluronic acid hydrogels.
Onu, Anya was born on June 20, 1970 in Portharcourt, Nigeria. Son of Egwu and Mercy Egwu Onu.
Bachelor in Pharmacy, University Of Jos, Jos, Jos-Plateau State, Nigeria, 1998. Doctor of Philosophy Biomaterials, University Siena, Italy, 2002.