Dr. Muhammad Torequl Islam

He is an Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacy, Life Science Faculty, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Science and Technology University, Gopalganj (Dhaka) - 8100, Bangladesh. His teaching responsibility is to cover courses of B. Pharm. & M. Pharm. programs, including developing course curriculum and taught the courses (theory and practical) in Pharmaceutical Sciences, and relevant administrative tasks such as assessments and marking. He is guiding and supervising a number of B. Pharm. and M. Pharm. research project students. He is actively involved in research on Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology and related fields, empashized on drug discovery and development, toxicogenetics, developing screening apparatus and methods. He served as a Lecturer, Department of Pharmacy (Life Science Faculty), BSMRSTU, Gopalganj, Bangladesh, Faculty Member, Pharmaceutical Sciences (Biomedical & Health Sciences), Novel Global Community Educational Foundation, Australia. Assistant Professor & Head, Department of Pharmacy  , Ranada Prasad Shaha University, Naryanganj-1400, Bangladesh,  Postdoctoral Researcher(3/2017 – 2/2018)  PNPD/CAPES, Postgraduate Program in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Federal University of Piaui, Teresina (PI)-64.049-550, Brazil, Lecturer (7/2008 – 3/2014),  Department of Pharmacy, Southern University Bangladesh, Mehedibag (Chittagong)-4000, Bangladesh. He completed B. Pharm. (2002 – 2006) , Pharmacy Discipline, Khulna University, Khulna-9208, Bangladesh, M. Pharm. (2009 – 2010) , Southern University Bangladesh, Mehedibag (Chittagong)-4000, Bangladesh, and obtained Doctorate(2014 – 2017) in Biotechnology, Postgraduate Program in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Federal University of Piaui, Teresina (PI)-64.049-550, Brazil. He received several Honors and awards: ISSN Golden Research Award 2021, India,   International Scientist Awards on Engineering, Science and Medicine 2021. by VDGOOD Technology and Factory,  Research Ranta Awards 2019,  RULA AWARDS. Accredited by Idamas Learning Center, Malaysia, World Championship 2018 in Biotechnology ,   Isaac Newton Research Award 2016 in Genetics & Lifetime Membership at Photon Foundations , and Best Poster presentation award (Brazilian Congress on Nutritional Oncology of INCA 2016), Brazil.  

He has published more than 150 research articles in the national and international journals as well as conference presentation. Some of his recent article as follows:

1.Hossain R, Quispe C, Herrera-Bravo J, Beltrán JF, Islam MT*, Shaheen S, Cruz-Martins N*, Martorell M, Kumar M, Sharifi-Rad J*, Ozdemir FA, Setzer WN, Alshehri MM , Calina D*, Cho WC*. Neurobiological Promises of the Bitter Diterpene Lactone Andrographolide. Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity 2022 Jan 18. [Doi: ] [IF: 6.543]

2.Sarkar C, Chaudhary P, Jamaddar S, Janmeda P, Mondal M, Mubarak MS*, Islam MT*. Redox activity of flavonoids: Impact on human health, therapeutics, and chemical safety. Chemical Research in Toxicology 2021 Dec 09. [IF: 3.739]

3.Molla S, Sarkar C, Hossain R, Zaman F, Das AK, Jamaddar S, Anik Prasad Roy Shuvo APR, Atolani O, Islam MT*, Rouf R. Phytochhemical and pharmacological activities of Pogostemon strigosus Benth. Phytopharmacology Research Journal 2022 Jan 31; 1(1):34-48.

4.de Alencar MVO, Islam MT*, dos Reis AC, Santos JVO, Nunes AMV, da Silva FCC, Machado KC, e Sousa JMC, Reiner Ž, Martorell M, Fagoonee S*, Sharifi?Rad J*, Melo?Cavalcante AAC. Oxidative stress mediated cytogenotoxicological effects of phytol in wistar albino rats. Advances in Traditional Medicine 2022, Feb 06. [p-ISSN: 1598-2386; e-ISSN: 2211-1069; Doi: 10.1007/s13596-022-00628-4] [IF: 0.73]

5.Hossain R, Quispe C, Saikat ASM, Jain D, Habib A, Janmeda P, Islam MT, Radha, Da?tan SD, Kumar M, Butnariu M, Cho WC, Sharifi-Rad J*, Kipchakbayeva A,Calina D*. Biosynthesis of Secondary Metabolites Based on the Regulation of MicroRNAs. BioMed Research International 2022, Mar 05. [ISSN: 2314-6133 (print); 2314-6141 (web); Doi: 10.1155/2022/9349897; Article ID 9349897] [IF: 3.411]

6.Siyadatpanah A, Mirzaei F, Hossain R, Islam MT, Fatemi M, Norouzi R, Koohestan MG, Namdar F, Almeida RS, Mubarak MS, Saberi R*, Melo Coutinho HD* . Anti-parasitic activity of the Olea europaea and Ficus carica on Leishmania major: New insight into the anti-leishmanial agents. Biologia 2022 Apr 04; 77:1795–1803. [ISSN: 0006-3088 (p) & 1336-9563 (e); doi: 10.1007/s11756-022-01066-y] [IF: 1.350]

7.da Mata AMPF, Paz MFCJ, de Menezes A-APM, dos Reis AC, Souza BS, Sousa CDC, Machado SA, Medeiros TSG, Sarkar C, Islam MT, Sharifi-Rad J*, Da?tan SD, Alshehri MMM, e Sousa JMC, Melo Cavalcante AAC. Evaluation of mutagenesis, necrosis and apoptosis induced by omeprazole in stomach cells of patients with gastritis. Cancer Cell International Mar 31, 2022. [IF: 5.722]

8.Mondal M, Sarkar C, Saha S, Hossain MN, Norouzi R, Mubarak MS, Siyadatpanah A*,
Wilairatana P*, Hossain R*, Islam MT, Melo Coutinho HD*. Hepatoprotective activity of andrographolide possibly through antioxidative defense mechanism in Sprague-Dawley rats. Toxicology Reports 2022 Apr 13. [IF: 4.81]

9.Zaman F, Sarkar C, Hossain R, Molla S, Das AK, Shuvo APR, Bappi MH, Atolani O, Islam MT*, Rouf R. Phytochemical evaluation and pharmacological activities of Antidesma montanum Blume leaf extract. Acta Biologica Marisiensis 2022 Jun 01; 5(1): 1-16. Doi: 10.2478/abmj-2022-0001

10.Hossain R, Jain D, Khan RA, Islam MT*, Mubarak MS*, Saikat ASM. Natural-derived molecules as a potential adjuvant in chemotherapy: Normal cell protectors and cancer cell sensitizers. Anti-Cancer Agents in Medicinal Chemistry 2022; 22(5):836-850. [eISSN: 1875-5992; pISSN: 1871-5206; doi: 10.2174/1871520621666210623104227] [IF: 2.505]