Mr. Md. Rafiad Islam

Assistant Professor

Dept. of Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering

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Research area : Neuroscience, Nutrition, Toxicology, Microbiology, Molecular biology

Important publications :

  1. Direct exposure to mild heat promotes proliferation and neuronal differentiation of neural stem/progenitor cells in vitro. Hossain ME, Matsuzaki K, Katakura M, Sugimoto N, Mamun AA, Islam R, et al. PLoS ONE, 12(12) (2017): e0190356.
  2. A preliminary evaluation of cytotoxicity, antihyperglycemic and antinociceptive activity of Polygonum hydropiper L. ethanolic leaf extract. AR Oany, MU Hossain, Siddikey, A.A, R Islam, AA Emran. Clin Phytosci, 2:2. (2017)
  3. A Comparative Study of Present Status of Marketing of Formalin Treated Fishes in Six Districts of Bangladesh. Islam, R., Mahmud, S., Aziz, A., Sarker, A. and Nasreen, M. Food and Nutrition Sciences, 6, 124-134: (2015)
  4. Plasmid-Mediated Sulfamethoxazole Resistance Encoded by the sul2 Gene in the Multidrug-Resistant Shigella flexneri 2a Isolated from Patients with Acute Diarrhea in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Iqbal MS, Rahman M, Islam R, Banik A, Amin MB, Akter F, et al. PLoS ONE, 9(1) (2014) : e85338.