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Editorial Board

M.S.Muthu

Editor-in-Chief

Dr. Muthu MS
Department of Pharmacology
Banaras Hindu University
India

 
Biography :

Dr. M S Muthu earned Bachelor and Master degree in Pharmay from India and Ph.D. degree in Pharmacy from IIT, Varanasi, India in 2009. He did his postdoctoral training in Department of Chemical Engineering at National University of Singapore as a recipient of BOYSCAST Fellowship and CREST Award from India. Muthu’s research interest is to develop nanomedicine as multi-functional platform for diagnosis and therapy and nanopharmacological evaluations. He has authored over 41 peer-reviewed publications with a cumulative impact factor of >150 and h-Index 17.

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Research Interest :

Nanopharmacology, Psychopharmacology, Nanotoxicology, Cancer pharmacology, Drug Delivery

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Dr. Mukul Das

Dr. Mukul Das
Chief Scientist 
Indian Institute of Toxicology Research
Council of Scientific and Industrial Research
India

 
Biography :

Dr. Mukul Das is a Chief Scientist & Area Coordinator of Food, Drugs and Chemical Toxicology Division at CSIR-Indian Institute of Toxicology Research, Lucknow. He did his B.Sc. in 1976 from Lucknow Christian College and M Sc in Biochemistry during 1978 from Lucknow University. Subsequently he joined Indian Institute of Toxicology Research, Lucknow as CSIR Merit Research fellow for his Ph.D degree. From 1982-1986 he worked as Post Doctoral Fellow at Wayne State University, Detroit; and Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, USA. He has widely travelled the globe including Finland, Denmark, England, Germany, Belgium, Croatia, Czechoslovakia, Switzerland, Canada and USA, for international scientific interactions and attending conferences.

 Biography
Research Interest :

Chemical carcinogenesis, Xenobiotic biotransformation with reference to toxication and detoxifation mechanisms, Toxicity of food adulterants and contaminants, Nanotoxicology

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Dr. Priti Desai

Dr. Priti Desai
Scientist
B. V. Patel Pharmaceutical Education and Research Development Centre
India

 
Biography :

Dr. Preeti Desai is working as a Scientist-B in Cell and Molecular biology department at B. V. Patel PERD Centre, Ahmedabad

 Biography
Research Interest :

Development of mucosal vaccine against multidrug resistant Shigella dysenteriae type-1 Generation of stable CHO cell lines

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Malgorzata Kujawska

Malgorzata Kujawska
Department of Toxicology
Poznan University of Medical Sciences
Poland
 

 
Biography :

Malgorzata Kujawska graduated with a MSc. and Ph.D. in pharmaceutical sciences at Poznan University of Medical Science.Malgorzata took part in the internship in NASA Ames ResearchCenter at Synthetic Biology Innovation Lab. She is the winner of the Rector's Award for Excellence in Research.Małgorzata has also experience in conducting toxicity studies for new chemicals and novel food products. She has carried out the research in cooperation with scientific institutions as well as with companies.Małgorzata is also an external expert for Polish Ministry of Health within the Operational Program Knowledge Education Development in the field of healthcare.

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Research Interest :

Malgorzata Kujawska's Research work has been focused on the mitochondrial dysfunction and oxidative stress in Parkinson’s disease (PD) exhibiting a great potential as a therapeutic target. The research is based primarily on mechanistic studies on neuroprotective role for preparations containing plant polyphenols as well as their gut microbial derived metabolites on a PD-like degeneration.

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Dr.Chennamaneni Srinivas Rao
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Kakatiya University 
India

 
Biography :

Dr.Chennamaneni Srinivas Rao received his PhD from one of the topnotch pharmacy schools in India, University College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kakatiya University, Telangana, India. He taught human anatomy, physiology and pharmacology to BS pharmacy students for more than 3 years. Post PhD, he worked for Drug Discovery and Development giants, Lupin Research Park, Lupin Limited, and Advinus Therapeutics Pvt. Ltd., Pune, India in Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics (DMPK) division from 2006 to 2010.

 Biography
Research Interest :

Medicine, Drug Delivery, Drug Discovery, Pharmacodynamics, Drug Metabolism

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Dr.Jayesh Trivedi

Dr.Jayesh Trivedi
Professor
Gujrat Adani Institute of Medical Science
India

 
Biography :

Dr.Jayesh Trivedi earned Bachelor and Master degree in M.B.B.S from India and M.D. in General Medicine from Gujarat University,Ahmadabad,India in 1983.He is a member of All India Medico Society and served as a Medical Examiner for Life Insurance Corporation of India.Trivedi's research Interest is to develop advancements in the area of Occupational and Metabolic diseases.

 Biography
Research Interest :

Occupational Diseases, Metabolic Diseases

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Yunbiao Wang

Yunbiao Wang
Chinese Academy of Sciences
China

 
Biography :

Dr. Yunbiao Wang completed my Ph.D. degree requirement from Northeast Normal University in 2008 and achieved postdoc training in Peking University in 2010. He is currently an Associate Research Professor in Chinese Academy of Sciences and visiting scholar in UGA. He had a funding opportunity for conducting overseas research in the scholarship program in the University of Georgia from 2013. He has been studying and working in some of the most famous environmental biology research institutions in China. During his graduate study and thereafter, he has been doing research in the fields of environmental toxicology, molecular ecology, and ecotoxicology.

 Biography
Research Interest :

Toxicology
Environmental health and Combined pollution
Ecological Risk Assessment
Heavy metals and pesticide
Molecular Probe
Heat shock proteins

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Mohamed M. Abdel Daim

Mohamed M. Abdel Daim
Graduate School of Medicine
Suez Canal University
Egypt

 
Biography :

Associate professor of Pharmacology, Ph. D. (Pharmacogenomics), Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe University, Japan.

 Biography
Research Interest :

Experimental Pharmacology, Veterinary Pharmacology, Toxicology, Fish Pharmacology and Toxicology, and Veterinary Toxicology, Alternative Medicine, Nutritional Pharmacology, Molecular Pharmacology and Toxicology.

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Michel S. BOURIN

Dr. Michel S. BOURIN
Department of Pharmacology
Faculty of Medicine
University of Nantes
France

 
Biography :

Professor Michel Bourin has held the position of Professor of Pharmacology at the University of Nantes since 1985. After completing his pharmacist and medical training at Tours University he was awarded degrees in neuropsychopharmacology, clinical pharmacology and general pharmacology in Paris and completed his psychiatric training in Nantes. Since 1988, Professor Bourin has been Head of Research : Neurobiology of Anxiety and Depression. He has also served as an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Edmonton (Alberta) since 1995 and visiting Professor at University of Craiova (Romania). Professor Bourin is currently a World Health Organization (WHO) expert for drug dependency (2000-2012). He is Doctor Hononoris Causa of the University of Tartu (Estonia) and University of Craiova (Romania) Professor Bourin holded the post of treasurer of the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ECNP) and was a member of the Education Committee of the Collegium Internationale Neuropsychopharmacologicum (CINP). He has served as Associate Editor on European Neuropsychopharmacology (1992-1998) and currently serves as Chief Editor of frontiers in Psychopharmacology and Associate Editor on the Journal of Psychiatry and Neurosciences. He is a member of the Editorial Committee of International Clinical Psychopharmacology. Professor Bourin has published extensively in the field of psychopharmacology including more than 350 original papers. He has also authored more than 200 educational and review papers both in French and English.

 Biography
Research Interest :

Animal models of anxiety and depression,  Bipolar disorder and its treatment, Psychotropics development

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Mohamed Eddouks

Mohamed Eddouks
Faculty of Sciences and Techniques Errachidia
Moulay Ismail University
Morocco

 
Biography :

Mohamed Eddouks is Professor at Moulay Ismail University, Faculty of Sciences and Techniques Errachidia, Morocco with a Master Degree from University of Paris 6, a specialized certificate from Paris 7 and PhD degree from University of Liege, Belgium and post-doctoral fellowship at Faculty of Medicine of Montreal, Canada. His contribution to the field of phytotherapy of diabetes and hypertension includes four international books and more than 90 peer-reviewed articles. He has been honored with many national and international awards. He has been the founder Dean of Polydisciplinary Faculty of Errachidia.

 Biography
Research Interest :

Biology, Phytotherapy of diabetes and Ethnopharmacology

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Dr. Alireza Heidari

Dr. Alireza Heidari
Faculty of Chemistry
California South University
USA

 
Biography :

Dr. Alireza Heidari, Ph.D., D.Sc. is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Chemistry. He has got his Ph.D. and D.Sc. degrees form California South University (CSU), Irvine, California, USA. Furthermore, he has double postdocs in Project Management and also in Nanochemistry and Molecular Structure Theory. His research interests are Biophysical Chemistry, Nanochemistry, Quantum Chemistry, Biomolecular and Vibrational Spectroscopy, Molecular Modeling and Structure, Theoretical, Computational and Mathematical Chemistry, Ab initio and Density Functional Methods. He has participated at more than fifty reputed international conferences, seminars, congresses, symposiums and forums around the world as yet. Also, he possesses many published articles in Science Citation Index (SCI)/International Scientific Indexing (ISI) Journals. It should be noted that he has visited many universities or scientific and academic research institutes in different countries such as United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, Netherlands, Russia, France, Swiss, Germany, Sweden, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Mexico, Taiwan, South Korea, China, etc. as research fellow, sabbatical and volunteer researcher or visitor heretofore. He has a history of several years of teaching for college students and various disciplines and trends in different universities. Moreover, he has been a senior advisor in various industry and factories. He is expert in many computer programs and programming languages. Hitherto, he has authored more than ten books in Chemistry. Syne, he has been awarded more than four hundreds reputed international awards, prizes, scholarships and honors. Heretofore, he has multiple editorial duties in many reputed international journals. Hitherward, he is a member of more than one hundred reputed international academic–scientific–research institutes around the world.

 Biography
Research Interest :

Biophysical Chemistry, Biomolecular Spectroscopy, Quantum Chemistry, Nanochemistry, Theoretical Chemistry, Mathematical Chemistry, Computational Chemistry, Vibrational Spectroscopy, Molecular Modelling, Ab initio & Density Functional Methods, Molecular Structure

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Rakesh Kumar Dixit

Rakesh Kumar Dixit
Professor
Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics
King George’s Medical University
India

 
Biography :

Dr. Rakesh Kumar Dixit is Professor in Department of Pharmacology at KGMU LUCKNOW. He completed his senior residency of three years from PGIMER Chandigarh. After this, he worked as Assistant Professor at NGMC Nepal, ELMC Lucknow. He joined present institute in 2002 as Assistant Professor and got promoted to the post of Associate Professor then as Professor in 2006. He has published 150 papers including original research articles, reviews, case reports, letter to editor, book reviews etc. He has published one book regarding MCQs in Pharmacology. He is an editorial board member of three journals and reviewer board member of five journals. He has posted 70 lectures as PPT format in the Authors Stream. He has posted 12 e-lectures in the website of my institute. Under his guidance 7 Ph.D students are perusing their work. He is interested in clinical pharmacology, educational research, and animal experimental pharmacology related to CNS.

 Biography
Research Interest :

Clinical pharmacology, Educational research, and Animal experimental pharmacology.

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Hans Uwe Dahms

Hans Uwe Dahms
Professor
Department of Biomedical Science and Environmental biology
College of life science Kaohsiung Medical University
Taiwan

 

 
Biography :

Hans Uwe Dahms completed his Ph.D. from summa cum laude (University Oldenburg). He is presently working as a Professor in Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung. His field of research interest is Biomonitoring, Aquatic systems, Integrative approach, Environmental health, Ecotoxicology, Biomarker, Public health. He started working in 1988 and he is a member of more than 5 scientific organizations. He is an editorial board member of different journal and reviewer of more than 50 international journals. He has more than 230 publications.

 Biography
Research Interest :

Biomonitoring, Aquatic systems, Integrative approach, Environmental health, Ecotoxicology, Biomarker, Public health.

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Kamil Uney

Kamil Uney
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology
University of Selcuk
Turkey

 
Biography :

Kamil Uney (PhD, Assoc. Prof.) is currently working in Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Selcuk University, Turkey, as teaching staff and principal investigator in Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology since 2003. He graduated from Selcuk University, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine (2001). He received Pharmacology and Toxicology degree from Selcuk University, Graduate School of Health Sciences (2007). His current research projects are studies including pharmacokinetics, pharmacogenetics, drug-drug interactions, therapeutic drug monitoring, ethnopharmacology, the development and validation of method in drug analysis and producing of quality control sera. He has also studies in the drug metabolism, transporter proteins and the use of probe drugs in animals.

 Biography
Research Interest :

Pharmacology, Toxicology, Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacogenetics, Ethnopharmacology

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Mohd Adzim Khalili Rohin
Faculty of Health Sciences
Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin
Malaysia

 
Biography :

Mohd Adzim Khalili Rohin completed his PhD in Functional Food and Nutraceuticals (2009 – 2014) from University Sultan Zainal Abidin. He is presently working as a Director, Centre for Continuing Education (July 2016 – present) and Senior Lecturer at University Sultan Zainal Abidin. His current research areas or topics are Functional food and nutraceuticals towards calcium block channel on opiate withdrawal symptoms; antioxidant properties and nutrigenomics; implementation of HACCP, GMP and Risk Assessment Management in Malaysian Government Hospitals

 Biography
Research Interest :

Functional Food and Nutraceuticals, Food Chemistry, Nutritional Sciences, Nutritional Biochemistry, Community Nutrition, Food Science and Technology

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Rajesh Rajan Wakaskar

Rajesh Rajan Wakaskar
The University of Nebraska Medical Center
United States

 
Biography :

Dr. Rajesh R Wakaskar has received his Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Sciences from the University of Nebraska Medical Center in 2015. Currently, he is working as a Formulation Scientist at Insys Therapeutics. His current profile encompasses providing support in Pre-formulation and Formulation Development, Clinical supplies manufacture, API and Drug Product Stability and writing CMC sections of the IND and NDA that are submitted to the FDA for review and approval of pharmaceutical products. His graduate project involved the development of shell cross-linked polymeric micelles (nanocarriers) for the delivery of poorly water soluble anti-cancer agents such as Combretastatin A4 (CA4) to improve the existing solubility, efficacy, bioavailability of this drug, and subsequently, overall therapy of breast cancer. Based on his research, he has been awarded several honors in various podia and poster presentations at various conferences and is an author of high impact research articles in reputed journals. Currently, he’s serving as an expert reviewer for various Journals such as Journal of Drug Delivery, Science and Technology, Clinical Pharmacology & Biopharmaceutics Journal, Cardiovascular Pharmacology, Advances in Pharmacoepidemiology & Drug Safety, Journal of Applied Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Journal of Molecular Biomarkers and Diagnosis.

 Biography
Research Interest :

Developing and improving upon the existing concepts of drug delivery. Providing specific insights into the development of nanotechnology, both as a therapeutic and diagnostic tool. Aiding the successful transition of bench-scale science to clinical development of therapeutic products

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Nirav Soni

Nirav Soni
A ONE pharmacy college
Gujarat Technological University
India

 
Biography :

He has completed M.Pharm from Gujarat Technological University and has taken Post-Graduate Diploma Intellectual Property Rights (PGDIPR). He has published research, review articles and letter to the editors in reputed international journals & editorial board member as well as reviewers of repute. He has published article, A New looming of ZIKA virus which under TOP 25 Most Downloaded article in Elsevier scientific journal/Science direct, APJR-(Asian Pacific Journal of Reproduction).He has achieved International Young Leadership Awards-2016,TIME CyberMedia Pvt. Ltd. Best Upcoming Young Researcher in Ahmedabad for the year 2016. Also, OMICS Group of Publishing, Conference Series.Com, 2nd International Conferences on Reproductive Health and Medicine, London, UK, Best Young Researcher and Best Poster Presentation Award. Research Experience in Bioanalytical department and published thesis.

 Biography
Research Interest :

Analytical Chemistry, Bioanalytical, Pharmacology, Pharmaceutical science

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Daijie Chen
Professor
School of Pharmacy
Shanghai Jiao Tong University

 
Biography :

He did his Bachelor of Science from East China University of Technology. He completed his Master of Science from Shanghai Institute of Pharmaceutical Industry. He completed his Ph. D from Shanghai Institute of Pharmaceutical Industry. His research topic was Strain Improvement and Fermentation Regulation of Daunomycin, an anti-tumor antibiotic. Nowadays he works in School of Pharmacy, Shanghai Jiaotong University as Distinguished Professor,having Research Interest in New Antibiotics Discovery and Mechanism Research Probiotics Development and Mechanism Research.

 Biography
Research Interest :

Strain Improvement, Fermentation Regulation, Microbial Chemistry, Screening of Bioactive Substance from Microorganisms

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Khushbu Yadav
Medical Microbiologist and Lecturer
Krishna Medical Technical Research Center
Nepal

 
Biography :

Ms. Khushbu Yadav, Medical Microbiologist, after completion of her post graduate specialization from Tribhuvan University, Nepal has been involved in teaching and learning activities for different health related programmes at Janakpurdham, Nepal. She is currently working as Medical Microbiologist and Lecturer at Krishna Medical Technical Research Center, Purbanchal University, Nepal and two other institutions affiliated to CTEVT, Nepal. She has completed her specialization research work in Bacteriological profile of Dental Caries and is actively involved in guiding several undergraduate students in research work. She is an editorial board member, editor, reviewer of many journals and has published her scientific research work in many National and International journals. She is also associated with platform of intellectuals “Academic Society, Janakpur, Nepal”. She has also been devoting her time in microbiology laboratories for quality controlling at different local hospitals and enthusiastically ambitious towards contribution and promoting microbiology in Nepal.

 Biography
Research Interest :

Microbial Research, Antimicrobial Pharmacology, Medical Microbiology, Infectious disease, Diagnostic microbiology, Medical Parasitology, Antimicrobial resistance, Communicable and non-communicable Diseases, Food and Nutrition, Molecular Cloning techniques, Drug Designing, Public health Research, Medicinal Chemistry, Quality Control and implementation

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Gustavo Henrique Oliveira de Paula
Department of Pharmacology
Ribeirao Preto Medical School
University of Sao Paulo
Brazil

 
Biography :
 Biography
Research Interest :

Cardiovascular diseases, Hypertension, Endothelial dysfunction, Renin-angiotensin system, Oxidative stress, Vascular biology, Vascular inflammation, Nitric oxide biology

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Lin Fuxiang
Urologist and Surgical teacher
Huizhou Health Vocational College
Huizhou University
China

 
Biography :

Currently Lin Fuxiang is working as Urologist and Surgical teacher in Huizhou Health Vocational College, Huizhou, Guangdong, PR China

 Biography
Research Interest :

Precise and translational medical research,Diagnosis and minimally invasive treatment of urological diseases;Urological disease drug treatment

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Rajnish Gupta
Department of Zoology
University of Rajasthan
India

 
Biography :
 Biography
Research Interest :

Bio-Chemistry, Biotechnology and Bio-medical

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Marcus Vinicius
Nora Fiocruz Research Institute
Rio de Janeiro
Brazil

 
Biography :

Marcus V. N. de Souza was awarded his Ph. D. degree in organic synthesis from University Paris XI, Paris - France in 1999 under the supervision of Prof. Robert H. Dodd. He then worked with Prof. Robert H. Holton as postdoctoral research in medicinal chemistry at Florida State University - USA. Afterwards, he moved to University of Juiz de Fora - MG, Brazil where he worked as a visiting professor. At present, he was selected for a position at Fiocruz Research Institue, Rio de Janeiro - Brazil where he has a research group in medicinal chemistry synthesis department.

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Research Interest :

His main interest in research is centered on neglected disease (Tuberculosis and Malaria) and synthetic methodologies.

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Chung-Yi Chen

Chung-Yi Chen
Dean and Professor
School of Medical and Health Sciences
Fooyin University
Taiwan

 
Biography :

President Chen obtained PhD in 1999 at Kaohsiung Medical University. Currently teaches in Fooyin University, as most young is also the most senior professors and deans. The past 20 years, he has his scientific interests focused on life-threatening diseases, including traditional Chinese medicine used for cancer research. Analysis in recent year’s major active ingredients such as ginger, pepper and cinnamon used in gastrointestinal cancer, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antiparasitic, and other topics. President Chen specializes in isolation, purification and structural analysis of active components of plants. President Chen directed against active constituents of oral cancer, liver cancer, and rectal cancer. President Chen was just over 45 years old, but his work has more than 220 papers, Taiwan one of the young talents. Professor Chen was invited more than 170 kinds of Journal editorial boards. Professor Chen won numerous awards at home and abroad, from 2015, was awarded the lifetime achievement award; from 2016 was awarded the health care & biotechnology merit award.

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Research Interest :

Pharmacognosy, Natural Products, Chinese Medicine, Natural Product Research

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Tanveer Ahmed Khan

Tanveer Ahmed
Khan Faculty of Pharmacy
Hajvery University
Pakistan

 
Biography :

May 2015 – Date Lecturer in Pharmacy Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Faculty of Pharmacy, Hajvery University, Lahore - Pakistan
August 2013 – April 2015 Community Pharmacist Yashfeen Pharmacy, Lahore – Pakistan Retail Pharmacist Clinix Plus Pharmacy, Lahore – Pakistan
December 2012 – July 2013 Quality Assurance Officer Munawar Pharma (Pvt.) Limited, Lahore – Pakistan
April 2012 - November 2012 Docent in Biology Mansoorah Degree College, Lahore – Pakistan
June 2010 – August 2010 Hospital / Clinical Pharmacist (Internee) Mayo Hospital, Lahore – Pakistan

 Biography
Research Interest :

Rheumatology, Reverse Pharmacology and Pharmacometrics

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Suhaib Ahmed

Suhaib Ahmed
Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University
India

 
Biography :

Suhaib Ahmed received the B.E. and M.Tech. degree in 2012 and 2014 respectively in electronics and communication engineering. He is currently pursuing his Ph.D. degree (submitted) in electronics and communication engineering from Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, India. His research interests include energy harvesting, implantable microsystems, bio-sensors design, data converters, quantum cellular automata, nanotechnology, biomedical signal processing, application of wireless sensor networks in health and environment monitoring. He is currently working on design and modeling of energy harvesters for cardiac and neural implants. He is a member of IEEE, International Association of Engineers and Associate Member of Universal Association of Computer and Electronics Engineers. He has published around 40 research papers in various peer-reviewed journals and international conferences. He is also serving on Editorial and Reviewers Board of various International Journals of ISI and Scopus Indexing

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Research Interest :

Energy harvesting, implantable microsystems, Bio-sensors, data converters, quantum cellular automata, nanotechnology, biomedical signal processing, application of wireless sensor networks in health and environment monitoring.

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Olga V. Akopova
Scientist Bogomoletz
Institute of Physiology
Ukraine

 

 
Biography :

Olga V Akopova has graduated at Chemistry Department of Tarass Shevchenko Kiev University. As a post-graduate student, she has completed her Ph.D. in Colloid Chemistry in 1997. Since 1998 she started her work at Circulation department at AA Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine as a scientist, since 2005 as senior researcher and since 2016 as principal investigator. In 2016 she obtained a Dr. of Sciences Degree in biochemistry. In her works on isolated mitochondria Olga V Akopova used broad spectrum of physico-chemical and chemical methods (UV-Vis absorbance and fluorescence techniques, polarography, potentiometry, methods of analytical biochemistry) to study Ca2+, K+ and proton transport, transmembrane ion exchange, ROS and RNS production in mitochondria. Olga V Akopova is the author of a series of research works devoted to the study of bioenergetic and functional effects of mKATP channel opening in brain and liver mitochondria. Her works disclosed several novel aspects of physiological functions of mKATP channel showing the contribution of ATP-sensitive K+ transport in the modulation of transmembrane K+ exchange (K+ cycle), mitochondrial oxygen consumption and membrane potential, the modulation of Ca2+ uptake, ATP synthesis and ROS production in brain and liver mitochondria. Also she has published several works devoted to the study of the impact of Ca2+ uptake and permeability transition pore opening on ROS production and RNS metabolism in heart, brain and liver mitochondria. Olga V Akopova is a member of Ukrainian Biochemical Society. She is an author of about 25 research works listed in MEDLINE and Scopus databases.

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Research Interest :

Mitochondria, Mitochondrial potassium channels, Mitochondrial potassium and Calcium transport, Mitochondrial KATP channel, Pharmacological modulators of mKATP channel, Impact of Ca2+ and K+ transport on mitochondrial bioenergetics and metabolism (oxygen consumption, reactive oxygen and nitrogen species production, ATP synthesis). At present her interest is focused on the study of cell-specific functions of mKATP channel and its interactions with physiological and pharmacological ligands.

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Department of Pharmaceutics
University of Nigeria
Nigeria

 
Biography :

Professor Michael U. Adikwu graduated from the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Nigeria in 1986. He worked as a hospital pharmacist upon graduation from 1986-1990. In 1990, he joined the services of the University of Nigeria and rose to the rank of Professor in 1998. He teaches and researches into various aspects of pharmaceutical education and particularly raw materials utilization and sustainability as well as health sector reforms and public health. Currently he has over a 230 hundred articles in both national and international journals. 1n 2007 he was appointed the National Coordinator of a project aimed at improving post-basic and higher education system in Nigeria through the World Bank IDA system. The project called STEP-B was completed in 2013. He has both local and international experience in the pharmaceutical sector especially in education and research as he has visited overseas laboratory twice as an Alexander von Humboldt Fellow in Germany and a Matsumae Fellow in Japan. In the area of international grants, he has won a research grant from the Royal Society of Chemistry of Great Britain (2002); a grant from the Third World Academy of Sciences (2004) and another grant from the International Foundation for Science (2004). He was also a recipient of the Royal Society of Great Britain short term research fellowship to the University of Manchester in the United Kingdom (2006). Three of my students are already full professors of Pharmacy. He is a Fellow of the Nigerian Academy of Science, a Fellow of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria, an Honorary Fellow of the Science Teachers’ Association of Nigeria, an Honorary Fellow of the Entomological Society of Nigeria, a Member of the Institute of Public Analysts of Nigeria and the President of the Nanomedicine Society of Nigeria. He has won the Nigerian Prize for Science (2006) and the May and Baker Prize for Excellence in the Practice of Pharmacy (2009). He is currently the Vice Chancellor, University of Abuja, Nigeria.

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Research Interest :

Issues in Health Reforms and Social Health, Extraction of Antimicrobial Agents from Lichens, Bioadhesive Drug Delivery Design Using Natural Polysaccharides, Use of mucin and honey for wound healing, Use of mucin as a rectal absorption enhancer, PEGylated polysaccharides in drug delivery, Mucinated polysaccharides in drug delivery, Gelatinated polysaccharides in drug delivery, PEGylated Mucins in drug delivery, PEGylated gelatin in drug delivery

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Assistant Professor, Super specialty department of Cardiac Anaesthesiology, Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research, Kolkata, India.

 
Biography :

Dr. Sandeep Kumar Kar is presently working as Assistant Professor, Super specialty department of Cardiac Anaesthesiology, Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research, and Kolkata, India. He has represented India in several world congresses in Anaesthesiology and Critical Care. He has published more than ninety research articles and reviews in high impact international journals including Anaesthesiology (Journal of American Society of Anaesthesiology),Indian Heart Journal. He is in the Editorial board of several journals and Editor of Translational Biomedicine, Journal of drug designing, Journal of Bioequivalence and Bioavailability, Journal of Bioanalysis and Medicine, World journal of pharmaceutical Sciences,EJPMR journal and Experimental Cardiology Insight of Blood Pressure, Journal of Neurosurgery, and Interventional Cardiology. He has won several international and National awards like Janak Mehta National Award for best paper in Cardiac Anaesthesiology, B Braun Scholar of the year (2012), ESOP Scholarship (NWAC 2013) and presented papers and lectures in several National and International conferences. He is also a Poet and Writer of international repute with poetry published in several international Journals.

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Research Interest :

Anaesthesiology and Critical Care

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Assistant Professor, Faculty of Pharmacy and Department of Microbiology, University of Karachi.

 
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Manoj Gyanchandra Tyagi
Professor
Department of Biotechnology
Vellore Institute of Technology
Tamil Nadu
India

 

 
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Research Interest :

Hormonal Signal transduction and its role in cardiovascular system , Hormonal signal transduction and its role in central nervous system

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Walaa Fikry Elbossaty
PhD post research fellow
Department of chemistry
faculty of science-Damietta
Egypt

 
Biography :

Walaa Fikry Elbossaty is PhD post research fellow, Department of chemistry, faculty of science-Damietta; Egypt. She received BSc (chemistry/biochemistry), MSc in biochemistry from Mansoura University and PhD in biochemistry/ molecular biology from Damietta University.

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Research Interest :

Molecular biology; rheumatoid arthritis; autoimmune disease; leukemia; nanotechnology IR Spectrophotometry; Gastrointestinal tract.

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