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Dr. Md. Zahorul Islam
Dr. Md. Zahorul Islam

Professor Contact No : 01727211973
Department of Pharmacology Email : drzahorul@bau.edu.bd
Faculty of Veterinary Science ResearchGate Google Scholar
 
Research Interest:    Pharmacological activities of natural products, Medicinal plants, Diabetes, Hypertension, vascular pharmacology, Heavy metals toxicity
Postdoc    - 2019
University of the Ryukyus, Okinawa
Japan
Ph.D.    - 2015
The United Graduate School of Veterinary Science, Yamaguchi University
Japan
MS In Pharmacology    - 2008
Bangladesh Agricultural University
Bangladesh
DVM    - 2006
Bangladesh Agricultural University
Bangladesh
HSC    - 2000
Govt. AH College, Bogura
Bangladesh
SSC    - 1998
Dhunat N. U. Pilot High School
Bangladesh
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Anti-inflammatory, wound healing and antidiabetic effects of medicinal plants

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Name of the course

Name of the Institution

Course Duration

i)

Laboratory safety and laboratory animal ethics

Faculty of medicine, Kagoshima University, Japan

 

ii)

Japanese-language program

Japan Foundation, Japanese-Language Institute, Kansai, Japan

July 20, 2010 to February 22, 2011

iii)

An Advanced Course on Communicative English

Department of Languages, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh

July to September, 2007

iv)

Data Analysis: MS Excel and MStatc

Graduate Training Institute, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh

14 to 26 July, 2007

v)

Basics of MS Office

 

Graduate Training Institute, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh

02 to 14 June, 2007

vi)

Professional Internship Program

Different field veterinary clinics & research Institute.

02 December, 2006 to 01 June, 2007

Professor
30 Nov, 2019 -
BAU
Associate Professor
30 Nov, 2015 - 29 Nov, 2019
BAU
Assistant Professor
30 Nov, 2010 - 29 Nov, 2015
BAU
Lecturer
30 Nov, 2008 - 29 Nov, 2010
BAU
Total Number:  33
  1. Akter, J., Islam, M.Z., Hossain, M.A. et al. 2021. Anti-tyrosinase properties of different species of turmeric and isolation of active compounds from Curcuma amada. Med. Chem. Res. 30:1669–1676.
  2. Khair, A., Awal, MA.,  Islam, MS., Islam MZ., Rao, Damanna DR. 2021. Potency of spirulina (Spirulina platensis) on arsenic-induced lipid peroxidation in rat. J. Adv. Vet. Anim. Res. 8(2):330–338.
  3. Islam MZ, Sawatari Y, Kojima S, Kiyama Y, Nakamura M, Sasaki K, Otsuka M, Obi T, Shiraishi M, Miyamoto A. 2020. Vasomotor effects of 5-hydroxytryptamine, histamine, angiotensin II, acetylcholine, noradrenaline, and bradykinin on the cerebralartery of bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus). J. Vet. Med. Sci. 82(10):1456-1463.
  4. Ferdous MRA, Ahmed MR, Khan SH, Mukta MA, Anika TT, Hossain MT, Islam MZ, Rafiq K (2020) Effect of discriminate and indiscriminate use of oxytetracycline on residual status in broiler soft tissues, Veterinary World, 13(1): 61-67.
  5. Akter, J., Islam, M.Z., Hossain, A., Takara, K. 2020. Pharmacological activities of 4-methylene-8-hydroxybisabola-2,10-diene-9-one, a new compound isolated from Ryudai gold (Curcuma longa). Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol. 393(2):191-201.
  6. Islam, MS., Islam, MZ., Islam, MS. 2019. Discriminate and indiscriminate use of amoxicillin and its effects on hematological parameters of broiler. Asian J. Med. Biol. Res. 2019, 5 (2), 153-157.
  7. Islam, M.S., Islam, M.Z., Islam, M. S. 2019. Discriminate and indiscriminate use of amoxicillin and its effects on hematological parameters of broiler. Asian Journal of Medical and Biological Research5(2), 153-157.
  8. Akter, J., Takara, K., Islam, M.Z., Hossain, M.A., Sano, A., Hou, D.X. 2019. Isolation and structural elucidation of antifungal compounds from Curcuma Asian Pac. J. Trop. Med. 12(3):123-129.
  9. Akter, J., Islam, M.Z., Takara, K., Hossain, M.A., Sano, A. 2019. Isolation and structural elucidation of antifungal compounds from Ryudai gold (Curcuma longa) against Fusarium solani sensu lato isolated from American manatee. Biochem. Physiol. C Toxicol. Pharmacol.219:87-94.
  10. Akter, J., Islam M.Z., Hossain, M.A., Kawabata S., Takara, K., Nguyen HTT., Hou, D.X., Miyamoto A. 2019. Endothelium-independent and calcium channel-dependent relaxation of the porcine cerebral artery by different species and strains of turmeric. J. Trad. Compl. Med. 9: 297-303.
  11. Islam, M.Z, Hossain, M.A. 2018. Comparison of antioxidant activity of different species and strains of turmeric (Curcuma spp.) and identification of active compounds. Food Process Technol. Vol 9, doi: 10.4172/2157-7110-C3-084.
  12. Akter, J., Hossain, M.A., Sano, A., Takara, K., Islam, M.Z., Hou, D.X. 2018. Antifungal activity of various species and strains of turmeric (Curcuma) against Fusarium solani sensu lato. Pharm. Chem. J. 2018, 52(4): 320–325.
  13. Akter, J., Hossain, M.A., Takara, K., Islam, Z., Hou, D.X. 2018. Antioxidant activity of different species and varieties of turmeric (Curcuma spp): Isolation of active compounds. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. C Toxicol. Pharmacol. 2018; 215: 9–17.
  14. Islam MM., A Khair., Awal MA., Islam MZ,. Haider MG. 2018. Prevention of arsenic toxicity with spirulina and mentha in rats. Ann. Bangladesh Agric. 22(2): 29-39.
  15. Akter, J., Islam M.Z., Takara, K., Hossain, M.A., Gima S, Hou, D.X. 2018. Plant growth inhibitors in turmeric (Curcuma longa) and their effects on Bidens pilosa. Weed Biol. Mange. 18:136-145.
  16. Islam, M.Z., Kawaguchi, H., Miura, N., Miyoshi, N., Yamazaki-Himeno, E., Shiraishi, M., Miyamoto, A., Tanimoto, A. Hypertension alters the endothelial-dependent biphasic response of bradykinin in isolated Microminipig basilar artery. Microvasc. Res. 114:52-57.
  17. Islam, M.Z., Van Dao, C., Miyamoto, A., Shiraishi, M. 2017. Rho-kinase and the nitric oxide pathway modulate basilar arterial reactivity to acetylcholine and angiotensin II in steptozotocin-induced diabetic mice. Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch. Pharmacol. 390: 929-938.
  18. Nguyen, H.T.,Nguyen, H.T., Islam, M.Z, Obi, T., Pothinuch, P., Zar, P.P., Hou, de X., Van Nguyen, T., Nguyen, T.M., Van Dao, C., Shiraishi, M., Miyamoto, A. 2016. Pharmacological characteristics of Artemisia vulgaris in isolated porcine basilar artery. J. Ethnopharmacol. 182: 16-26.
  19. Islam, M.Z., Van Dao, C., Shiraishi, M., Miyamoto, A. 2016. Methylmercury affects cerebrovascular reactivity to angiotensin II and acetylcholine via Rho-kinase and nitric oxide pathways in mice. Life Sci. 147: 30–38.
  20. Van Dao, C.,Islam, M.Z., Sudo, K., Shiraishi, M., Miyamoto, A. 2016. MARCKS is involved in methylmercury-induced decrease in cell viability and nitric oxide production in EA.hy926 cells. Vet. Med. Sci. 78: 1569-1576.
  21. Nguyen, H.T., Nguyen, H.T., Islam, M.Z., Obi, T., Pothinuch, P., Nguyen, T.V., Nguyen, T.M., Dao, C.V., Shiraishi, M., Miyamoto, A.. 2016. Antagonistic Effects of Gingko biloba and Sophora japonica on Cerebral Vasoconstriction in Response to Histamine, 5-Hydroxytryptamine, U46619 and Bradykinin. Am. J. Chin. Med. 44(8):1607-1625.
  22. Van Dao, C., Islam, M.Z., Miyamoto, A., Shiraishi, M. 2015. Effect of methylmercury exposure during fetal and lactation period on the cardiovascular system in mice. J. Pharmacol. Sci. 128: S201-S201.
  23. Islam, M.Z, Van Dao, C., Shiraishi M, Miyamoto A. Effect of in vivo exposure of low concentration of methylmercury on the cardiovascular system in adult mice. J. Pharmacol. Sci. 128: S202-S202.
  24. Islam, M.Z, Miyagi, K., Matsumoto, T., Nguyen, H. T., Yamazaki-Himeno, E., Shiraishi, M. and Miyamoto, A. 2014. Bradykinin induces NO and PGF2a production via B2 receptor activation from cultured porcine basilar arterial endothelial cells. Naunyn Schmiedeberg`s Arch. Pharmacol. 387: 697–702.
  25. Islam,Z., Watanabe, Y., Nguyen, H.T., Yamazaki-Himeno, E., Obi, T., Shiraishi, M. and Miyamoto, A. 2014. Vasomotor Effects of Acetylcholine, Bradykinin, Noradrenaline, 5-Hydroxytryptamine, Histamine and Angiotensin II on the Mouse Basilar Artery. J. Vet. Med. Sci. 76: 1339–1345.
  26. Islam,Z., Emi Yamazaki-Himeno, Mitsuya Shiraishi, Atsushi Miyamoto, Hiroaki Kawaguchi, Noriaki Miyoshi, Naoki Miura, Akihide Tanimoto. 2014. Angiotensin II decreases bradykinin-induced NO and increases prostaglandin F-2 alpha release from cultured Microminipig basilar arterial endothelial cells. J.Pharmacol. Sci.124: 104P-104P.
  27. Miyamoto, A., Islam,Z., Kawaguchi, H., Miura, N., Yamzaki-Himeno, E., Shiraishi, M., Miyoshi, N., Tanimoto, A. 2013 Effect of continuous intravenous infusion of angiotensin II on Microminipig basilar arterial responsiveness. J. Pharmacol. Sci. 121: 22P-22P.
  28. Islam MM, Awal MA, Mostofa M, Islam MZ, A Khair. 2013. Prevention of Arsenic Toxicity with Agro-based Spirulina and Selenium in Rats. Bangladesh Vet. J. 47(1-4):13-26.
  29. Matsumoto, F., Watanabe, Y., Obi, T., Islam, M.Z, Yamazaki-Himeno, E., Shiraishi, M and Miyamoto, A. 2012. Characterization of 5-hydroxytryptamine-induced contraction and acetylcholine-induced relaxation in isolated chicken basilar artery. Poultry Sci. 91: 1158–1164.
  30. Ghosh, A., Awal, M.A., Majumder, S., Mostofa, M., Khair, A., Islam, M.Z., Rao, D.R. 2012. Arsenic in Eggs and Excreta of Laying Hens in Bangladesh: A Preliminary Study. Health Popul. Nutr. 30: 383–393.
  31. Akter, J., Islam, M.Z., Hassan, J., Ghosh, A., Awal, M.A. 2010. Physio-biochemical changes in goats due to arsenic induced toxicity. J. BioResourch, 2: 15–20.
  32. Islam, M.Z., Awal, M.A., Mostofa, M., Ghosh, A., Khair, A. 2009. Effect of spinach against arsenic toxicity in rats. Bangladesh J. Vet. Med. 7: 358–363.
  33. Islam, M.Z., Awal, M.A., Mostofa, M., Islam, M., Khair, A. 2009. Agro-based spirulina against arsenic toxicity in rats. Intl. J. BioResourch, 2: 09–14.
Total Number:  11
 
  1. Islam, MZ and Hossain, MA. 2018. Comparison of antioxidant activity of different species and strains of turmeric (Curcuma spp.) and identification of active compounds. 3rdGlobal Food Security, Food Safety & Sustainability Conference. Page, 66, May 21-22, 2018.  New York, USA.
  2. Cuong V Dao, Islam, MZ, Atsushi Miyamoto, Mitsuya Shiraishi. 2015. Effect of methylmercury exposure during fetal and lactation period on the cardiovascular system in mice. The 88th Annual meeting of The Japanese Pharmacological Society, March 18-20, 2015, Nagoya, Japan J.Pharmacol. Sci. 128: S201-S201.
  3. Islam, MZ, Cuong V Dao, Mitsuya Shiraishi, Atsushi Miyamoto. 2015. Effect of in vivo exposure of low concentration of methylmercury on the cardiovascular system in adult mice. The 88th Annual meeting of The Japanese Pharmacological Society, March 18-20, 2015, Nagoya, Japan J.Pharmacol. Sci. 128: S202-S202.
  4. Atsushi Miyamoto, Tomoaki Nii, Islam, MZ, Mitsuya Shiraishi, Takashi Takeuchi, Hidefumi Kuwata and Etsumori Harada. Direct evidence of nitric oxide production in bovine lactoferrin-induced hypotension and enhancing effect of magnesium on this production. XIIth international conference on Lactoferrin, Structure, Function and Applications. November 02-06, 2015. Nagoya, Japan. Abstract number O-27, P-53.
  5. Islam, MZ, Dao Van Coung, Shiraishi Mitsuya and Miyamoto Atsushi. Methylmercury affects cerebrovascular reactivities to angiotensin II and acetylcholine via rho-kinase and NO pathways. 157th Meeting of the Japanese Society of Veterinary Science. September 9-11, 2014. Hokkaido, Japan. Abstract number JO-30, P-528.
  6. Islam, MZ, Emi Yamazaki-Himeno, Mitsuya Shiraishi, Atsushi Miyamoto, Hiroaki Kawaguchi, Noriaki Miyoshi, Naoki Miura, and Akihide Tanimoto. Angiotensin II decreases bradykinin-induced NO release and increases bradykinin-induced prostaglandin F2a release from cultured Microminipig basilar arterial endothelial cells. The 87th Annual meeting of The Japanese Pharmacological Society, March 19-21, 2014. Sendai, Japan.
  7. Atsushi Miyamoto, Islam, MZ, Hiroaki Kawaguchi, Naoki Miura, Emi Yamzaki-Himeno, Mitsuya Shiraishi, Noriaki Miyoshi, Akihide Tanimoto. 2013 Effect of continuous intravenous infusion of angiotensin II on Microminipig basilar arterial responsiveness. 86th Annual Meeting of the Japanese-Pharmacological-Society, March 2013, Fukuoka, Japan, J.Pharmacol. Sci. 121: 22P-22P.
  8. Islam, MZ, Miharu Nishimura, Hiroaki Kawaguchi, Naoki Miura, Tomoko Iwanaga, Emi Yamazaki-Himeno, Mitsuya Shiraishi, Noriaki Miyoshi, Akihide Tanimoto and Atsushi Miyamoto. Treatment of angiotensin II decreased NO and increased PGF2a production by bradykinin in cultured porcine basilar arterial endothelial cells. 156th Meeting of the Japanese Society of Veterinary Science. September 20-22, 2013 Gifu, Japan. Abstract number J-10, P-379.
  9. Emi Yamazaki-Himeno, Miki Ryoji, Islam, MZ, Mitsuya Shiraishi, Makiko Ban, Toyoki Mori, Atsuko Homma, Toshimasa Ochiai, Atsushi Miyamoto. Imbalance of Thromboxane A2 / Prostacyclin in endothelial cells under stimulated microgravity. 34th Annual Meeting International Gravitation Physiology. “Gravitational Effect from Micro to Macro Biology”. June 23-28, 2013, Toyohashi City, Aichi, Japan. Abstract number W2-4, P-67.
  10. Islam, MZ, Nishimura, Miharu, Kawaguchi, Hiroaki, Miura, Naoki, Iwanaga, Tomoko, Yamazaki-Himeno, Emi, Shiraishi, Mitsuya, Miyoshi, Noriaki, Tanimoto, Akihide, Miyamoto, Atsushi. Effect of continuous intravenous infusion of angiotensin II on blood pressure and basilar arterial responsiveness to vasoactive substances in Microminipig. 154th Meeting of the Japanese Society of Veterinary Science. September 14-16, 2012, Iwate, Japan. Abstract number J-2, P-345.
  11. Islam M.Z., Awal M.A., Mostofa M., Khair A and Ghosh A. Efficacy of agro-based spirulina and spinach against arsenic toxicity in rats. Proceeding, BSVER ASCon XV, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh, 08-09 February 2009, Publication No. 34, P-50.
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Japanese Government Scholarship Kagoshima University, Japan PhD 2011
University Gold Medal Bangladesh Agricultural University For obtaining CGPA 4 out of 4 in MS in Pharmacology 2011
Asian Youth Fellowship Japan Foundation Japanese language and culture 2010
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