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Dr. Md. Abu Sayed

Associate Professor

Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology (BMB)

Faculty of Agriculture

Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science & Technology University, Dinajpur.

E-mail: sayed_bmb@yahoo.com


CAREER OBJECTIVE

    To establish a modern molecular biology laboratory for doing basic and applied research by making collaboration with renowned Professors / Researchers / Scientists in Bangladesh and abroad.

RESEARCH INTEREST

    Role of mitochondrial alternative oxidase and cytosolic phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase for mitigating abiotic and biotic stress in plants. Development of C4 rice through genetic manipulation of carbonic anhydrase, Rubisco and PEPC enzyme. Formulation of bio-pesticide and herbal medicine by Leonurus siribicus.

EDUCATION

  1. PhD, 2017

    Iwate University, Japan

  2. Visiting Research Fellow, 2013

    Nottingham University, UK

  3. Master of Science (MS) in Biochemistry, 2009

    Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh-2202, Bangladesh

  4. B.Sc.Ag. (Hons), 2007

    Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh-2202, Bangladesh


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES

  1. Associate Professor
    Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University

    May 16, 2017 to Present

  2. Assistant Professor
    Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University

    May 16, 2012 to May 15, 2017

  3. Lecturer
    Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University

    May 16, 2010 to May 15, 2012


PUBLICATIONS

Journal Papers

  1. Tahjib-Ul-Arif, M., Islam, M.M., Sayed, M.A., Siddiqui, M.N.A., Begum, S. N., Hossain, M.A. 2017. Screening for salinity stress tolerance of rice landraces (Oryza sativa L.) using morpho-physiological and molecular markers at seedling stage. Acta Physiologiae Planturam. (Springer, Under Review, IF: 1.56)

  2. Siddiqui, M.N., Mostofa, M.G., Akter, M.M., Srivastava, A.K. Sayed, M.A., Hasan, M.S., Tran, L.S.P. 2017. Salt-induced toxicity impacts on growth and yield-potential of local wheat cultivars: Oxidative stress and ion toxicity are among the major determinants of salt-tolerant capacity. Chemosphere.187:385-394 (Elsevier, IF 4.506)

  3. Ali, M.T., Alam, M. A., Ullah, M.E., Ashraf, M. A., Sayed, M.A., Jahan, A. 2017. Prediction of possible effects of arsenic and cadmium in human health using chemical-protein and protein-protein interaction network. Journal of Chemical, Environmental and Biological Engineering. 2(4):45-52.

  4. Ali, M.T., Sazed, S.A., Palit, P., Sayed, M.A, Aalm, M.A. 2017. Network and pathway analysis for Cesium in Homo sapiens. Bioresearch Communications. 3(1): 289-297.

  5. Sayed, M.A., Yui, U, Ito, K. 2016. Metabolic interplay between cytosolic Phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase and mitochondrial alternative oxidase in the thermogenic skunk cabbage, symplocarpus renifolius. Plant Signaling & Behavior. 11(11): e1247138 (Tylor and Francis)

  6. Sayed, M.A., Alam, M. A.,  Islam, M.S., Ali, M.T., Ullah, M.E., Shibly, A.Z., Md. Aslam Ali, M.A., Olive, M.M.H. 2016. Leonurus siribicus L. (Honeyweed): A review of Its Phytochemistry and Pharmacology. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine. 6(12):1076-1080 (Elsevier).

  7. Roy, P.R., Tahjib-Ul-Arif, M., Akter, M.T., Ray, S.R., Sayed, M.A. 2016. Exogenous ascorbic acid and hydrogen peroxide alleviates salt-induced oxidative stress in rice (Oryza sativa L.) by enhancing antioxidant enzyme activities and proline content. Advances in Environmental Biology. 10(10):148-154 (ISI, Thomson Reuters)

  8. Sayed, M. A., Imam, R., Haque, M. M., Siddiqui, M. N. A., Raihanun-Nabi, S.M.,   Aktar, S., Das, S. R., Hossain, M. A. 2015. Allelopathic activity Leonurus siribicus L. on seed germination and seedling growth of wheat in vitro and 4- hydroxy benzoic acid is an allelochemical determination by chromatography. Pakistan Journal of Botany. 48 (3): 1189-1195 .(SCIE, IF: 0.822)

  9. Islam, M.S. Siddiqui, M.N., Sayed, M.A., Tahjib-UL-Arif, M., Islam, M. A., Hossain, M.A. 2016. Dietary effects of buckwheat (Fagopyrum esculentum) and black cumin (Nigella sativa) seed on growth performance, serum lipid profile and intestinal microflora of broiler chicks. South African Journal of Animal Science. 46(1):103-111. (SCIE, IF: 0.504)

  10. Sayed, M. A., Islam, M. T., Haque, M. M., Hossain, S. M. J., Uddin, R., Siddiqui, M. N. and Hossain, M. A. 2015. Dietary effects of chitosan and buckwheat (Fagopyrum esculentum) on the performance and serum lipid profile of broiler chicks. South African Journal of Animal Science. 45(4): 429-440. (SCIE, IF: 0.504)

  11. Siddiqui, M. N., Islam, M. T., Sayed, M. A. and Hossain, M. A. 2015. Effect of Dietary Supplementation of Acetone Extracts of Nigella sativa seeds on Serum Cholesterol and Pathogenic Intestinal Bacterial Count in Broilers. The Journal of Animal and Plant Sciences. 25 (2): 372-379. (SCIE, IF: 0.422)

  12. Islam, M. T., Selim, A. S. M., Sayed, M. A., Khatun, A., Siddiqui, M. N. A., Alam, M. S. and Hossain M. A. 2011." Nigella sativa L. supplemented diet decreases egg cholesterol content and suppresses harmful intestinal bacteria in laying hens. Journal of Animal and Feed Sciences. 20 (4). 587-598. (SCIE, IF: 0.75)

  13. Siddiqui, M.N. and Sayed, M.A. 2015. Effect of dietary black seed (Nigella sativa L.) extract supplemented diet on growth performance, serum metabolites and carcass traits of commercial broiler. Journal of Animal Science Advances. 5(8):1380-1385.

  14. Rashid, M., Islam, M.S., Salahuddin, M., Sayfullah, M., Hussain, D., Momin, M.A., Sayed, M. A., Sah, J.P., Sah, S.K. 2015. The Biochemistry of hunger stimulating hormone: Why understanding this cascade in hypothalamus is beneficial. Biochemistry and Physiology. 4(3): e136.

  15. Sah, J.P., Salahuddin, M., Sayed, M.A., Salauddin, S.A., Syfullah, M., Rashid, M., Saclain, S., Washim, M.R., Zeb, M.A., Hossain, D., Chowdhury, M.R., Momin, M.A. 2015. Transfection optimization in HEK-293 cell line. Asian Journal of Medical and Biological Research. 1(1): 121-129.

  16. Mondal, M.A., Yeasmin, T.,Karim, R., Siddiqui, M.N., Raihanun-Nabi, S. M., Sayed, M.A. 2015. Effect of dietary supplementation of turmeric (curcuma longa) powder on the growth performance and carcass traits of broiler chicks. SAARC Journal of Agriculture. 13(1): 188-199.

  17. Hossain, A. K. M. S., Latif, M. A., Biswas, B. K., Saclain, S., Salahuddin, M., Sayed, M. A., Hussain, M. M., Moniruzzaman, M. S. and Islam, M. S. 2014. Extraction of Jute Genomic DNA: Difficulties and Solutions. International Journal of Applied Sciences and Biotechnology (IJASBT). 2(4): 516-520

  18.  Hossain, A., Sayed, M. A., Sarker, B. C., Mojumder, U. K. and Hossain, M. A. 2013. Prevalence and Risk factors with diabetes mellitus among the people in Dinajpur district of Bangladesh. J. Sci. Technol. 11:80-85.

  19. Islam, R., Anwar, M.B., Hakim, M.A., Khan, M.M., Sayed, M.A. 2013. Screening of heat tolerant wheat Genotypes in Bangladesh. Journal of Natural Products.6: 132-140.

  20. Sayed, M. A., Islam, M. T., Haque, M. M., Hossain Shah, M.J. and Hossain, M. A. 2013. Buckwheat supplemented diet suppresses serum triglycerides and increases high density lipoprotein in broilers for antibiotic free safe meat. Science Secure Journal of Biotechnology. 2 (1):26-35.

  21. Ahad, M. A., Sayed, M. A., Siddiqui, M. N. A and Haque, M. M. 2012. Evaluation of some indigenous plant extracts against pulse beetle, Callosobruchus chinensis L. (Bruchidae: Coleoptera) in stored green gram (Vigna radiata L.). Global Journal of Medicinal Plant Research. 1(1):33-41.

  22. Ali, M. A., Hasan, S. M. K., Mahmud, M. S. and Sayed, M. A. 2012. Processing and storage of instant cooked rice. Bangladesh Res. Pub. J. 7(3):300-305.

  23. Sayed, M. A., Haque, M. M., Roy, B., Hossain, S. M. J. and Das, S. R. 2012. Allelopathic Effects of different extracts of honeyweed (Leonurus siribicus L. on seeds germination and seedlings growth of some selected vegetables. Journal of Natural Products.5: 243-250.

  24. Aktar, S.,  Sayed M. A., Islam, M. R., Roy, B. and Hossain, M. A. 2012. Growth regulatory activities of different extract of Tinospora cordifolia on some vegetable seeds with their chemical investigation. J. Environ. Sci. & Natural Resources. 5(1): 129-132.

  25. Roy, B., Sarker, B. C., Ali, M. R., Das, S. R., and Sayed, M. A. 2012. Seed germination and seedling growth of two vegetables in responses to aqueous extract of four herbal plant leaves. J. Environ. Sci. & Natural Resources. 5(1): 133-140.

  26. Farid, M. S., Mamun, M. A. A., Matin, M. A., Jahiruddin, M. and Sayed, M. A. 2011. Effect of cowdung, poultry manure, dhaincha and fertilizers on the nutrient content and uptake of BRRI dhan 41. Bangladesh J. Prog. Sci. & Tech. IX (2): 209-212.

  27. Paul, T., Mozumder Rubel, N. H. M., Sayed, M. A., and Akhtaruzzaman, M. 2011. Proximate compositions, mineral contents and determination of protease activity from green gram (Vigna radiata L. Wilczek). Bangladesh Res. Pub. J. 5(3):207-213.

  28. Sayed, M. A., Mortuza, M. G., Rashid, M. H. and Hossain, M. A. 2009. Formulation of stevia incorporated cereal-legume based therapeutic food for regulating lipid profile. J. Agrofor. Environ. 3(2):95-97.

  29. Sayed, M. A., Mortuza, M. G., Rashid, M. H. and Hossain, M. A. 2009. Growth Performances of Rat Fed on Formulated Food Added with Stevia. J. Environ. Sci. & Natural Resources. 2(2):189-192.

Conference Papers

  1. Sayed, M. A., Umekawa, Y. and Ito, K. Isolation and expression analysis of a cDNA encoding for phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase in thermogenic skunk cabbage, Symplocarpus renifolius. Proceedings in the International Conference on Biochemistry held from 10-12 October, Kuala lumpur, Malaysia.

  2. Sayed, M. A., Umekawa, Y. and Ito, K. Metabolism of phosphoenolpyruvate in thermogenic spadix of skunk cabbage, Symplocarpus renifolius. Proceedings in the 38th Annual Meeting of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (BMB2015), Kobe, Japan held from 1-4 December, 2015.

  3. Umekawa, Y., Sayed, M. A. Seito, T., Ito, K. Analysis of temperature effects on NADH respiration of isolated mitochondria from thermogenic tissue in skunk cabbage. Proceedings in the 87th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Biochemical Society: Biochemistry Underlying Biomedical Innovation, Kyoto, Japan held from 15-18 October, 2014.

  4. Umekawa, Y., Seito, T., Sayed, M. A., Ito, K. The rotenone-insensitive internal alternative NADPH dehydrogenase- dependent respiration in the mitochondria from skunk cabbage: temperature responses of COX-and AOX-mediated respiration pathways. Proceedings in 18th European Bioenergetics Conferences (EBEC), Lisbon, Portugal held from 12-17 July, 2014.

  5. Ghori, V., Fox, A. J., Noori, H., Santidamrongkul P., Sayed, M. A. and Leach, L. L-NAME alters sub-cellular distribution of eNOS and caveolin-1 in the perfused human placental microvascular bed. Proceedings on Conference of International Union of Physiological Sciences (IUPS), Birmingham, United Kingdom held from 21-26 July, 2013.

  6. Sayed, M. A., Islam, M. T., Haque, M. M., Hossain, M. J., and Hossain, M. A. Buckwheat supplemented diet suppresses serum triglycerides and increases high density lipoprotein in broilers for antibiotic free safe meat. Proceedings in International Conference on Transfer of Biotechnology and Land Use Management for Sustainable Development, Government College of Aron, Madhya Prodesh, India held from 16-17 February, 2013.

  7. Siddiqui, M. N. A., Islam, M. T., Sayed, M. A., and Hossain M. A. Supplementation of acetone extract of Nigella sativa L. seeds in diet decreases serum cholesterol and harmful intestinal bacteria in broiler. Proceedings on Conference of the Bangladesh Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh held from 25-26 February, 2012.

  8. Roy, B., Sarker, B., Ali, M. R., Das, Shukla. R., and. Sayed, M. A. Seed Germination and Seedling Growth of Some Vegetables in Response to Aqueous Extract of Four Plant Leaves. Proceedings on Third International Seed Conference: Quality Seed for Food Security under Changing Climate. Bangladesh Agricultural University, Bangladesh held from 8-10 February, 2012.

  9. Islam, M. T., Siddiqui, M. N. A., Sayed, M. A., Selim, A. S. M., and Hossain M. A. Nigella sativa L. Supplemented Poultry Feed for Antibiotic Free Low Cholesterol Egg and Safe Meat. Proceedings on Conference of the Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Science University, Bangladesh held from 7-8 March, 2012.

Books

  1. Sayed, M. A. and Hossain, M. A: Stevia Supplemented Diet for Management of Cardiovascular Disease. LAP Lambert Academic Publishing GmbH & Co. KG, Germany, 2011.


SCHOLARSHIPS

  1. Japanese Government (Monbukagakusho: MEXT) Scholarship for PhD study from April 2014-March 2017.

    Funded by: Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan

  2. Japanese Government (Monbukagakusho: MEXT) Scholarship as a Research Student from October 2013-March 2014.

    Funded by: Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan

  3. Academic Visitor under the 2013 Visiting Fellowship Scheme

    Funded by: The University of Nottingham, UK

  4. Academic Visitor under joint British Council INSPIRE Strategic Partnership Project SP-0112 in 2012

    Funded by: British Council

  5. NSICT fellowship (Now NST) in 2008.

    Funded by: Ministry of Science and Technology, Bangladesh

  6. Pabna Zilla Parishod Meirt Scholarship in 2000.

    Funded by: Pabna Zilla Parishod, Pabna, Bangladesh

  7. Primary School Merit Scholarship in 1993.

    Funded by: Primary Education Board, Bangladesh


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