Dr. Mahboob Alam (PhD UoP, Peshawar)

Assistant Professor

Dr. Mahboob Alam currently working as an Assistant Professor at Department of Pharmacy, Capital University of Science & Technology, Islamabad Pakistan. His field of specialty is Pharmacognosy. His field of interest is natural products, drug discovery and biological assays. He did his PhD from University of Peshawar, Pakistan in 2013. He served in different universities of Pakistan. He supervised two Mphil students in Abbottabad University of Science & Technology Havelian Abbottabad. He is also a National player of Volleyball and got 04 Gold Medals at University and National Games.

PhD Pharmaceutical Sciences University of Peshawar Pakistan 2013
MPH Master in Public Health Abasyn University Peshawar Pak. 2009
Pharm-D Doctor of Pharmacy University of Peshawar Pakistan 2007
Assistant Professor Capital University of Science and Technology (CUST), Islamabad Since – 2018
Assistant Professor The University of Lahore, Islamabad 2017 –2018
Assistant Professor Hazara University Mansehra 2013 – 2017
Lecturer Abasyn University Peshawar Pak. 2008 – 2013
  1. Natural Products;
  2. Phytochemistry;
  3. Pharmacological studies.
1. MPhil Phytochemical and Pharmacological screening of medicainal plant of family crassulaceae.
2. MPhil Evaluation of viola betonicifolia smith aqeous extrac for gastrointestinal motility activity.
1. Fazli Khuda, ZafarIqbal, AyubKhan, Zakiullah Samiullah , MahboobAlam, Ameer Khusro Effect of fresh pomegranate juice on the pharmacokinetic profile of artemether: An open-label, randomized, 2- period crossover study in healthy human volunteers. Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis Accepted 25 May 2021, Available online 27 May 2021. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpba.2021.114179.
2. Ihsan Ilahi, FazliKhuda, Muhammad Umar Khayam Sahibzada, ,Zakiullah, Mehboob Alam, AyubKhan , Synthesis of silver nanoparticles using root extract of Duchesnea indica and assessment of its biological activities. Arabian Journal of Chemistry. Volume 14, Issue 5, May 2021, 103110 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.arabjc.2021.103110.
3. Zulkifal Malik, Muzaffar Abbas, Fawad Ali Shah, Arif Ullah Khan, Mahboob Alam, Humaira Nadeem, Saad Alghamdi, Thiazolidine derivatives attenuate carrageenan-induced inflammatory pain in mice. Journal of Drug Design, Development and Therapy. Volume 2021:15 Pages 369—384 https://doi.org/10.2147/DDDT.S281559
4. Muhammad Faheem, Syed Hussain Ali, Abdul Waheed Khan, Mahboob Alam, Muhammad Zahoor, Abdulaziz M. Alqahtani “1,3,4-Oxadiazole Derivative Attenuates Chronic Constriction Injury Induced Neuropathic Pain: A Computational, Behavioral, and Molecular Approach” Brain Sci.2020, 10(10), 731; https://doi.org/10.3390/brainsci10100731.
5. Amjad Khan, Zafar Iqbal, Aman Ullah, Mehboob Alam, Muhammad Akhlaq “Sintering Technique: A Novel Approach for Enhancing Mechanical Strength of Tablets; Formulation Development and Optimization of Process Variables” Latin American Journal of Pharmacy. 38 (3): 617-28 (2019).
6. Shumaila Bashir, Mahboob Alam, Bashir Ahmad, Akhtar Aman. Antibacterial, Antifungal and Phytotoxic activities of Ferula narthex Boiss. Pakistan Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences Vol.27, No.6, 2014, 1819-1825.
7. Mahboob Alam , Ajmal Khan , Abdul Wadood , Shumaila Bashir ,Akhtar Aman .Bioassay-Guided Isolation of Sesquiterpene Coumarins from Ferula narthex Boiss: A New Anticancer Agent. (Frontiers in Pharmacology. 7:26.)
8. Shumaila Bashir, Mahboob Alam, Achyut Adhikari, Sammer Yousuf, Bashir Ahmad, Akhtar Aman, and M. Iqbal Choudhary. New Antileishmanicidal Sesquiterpene Coumarins from Ferula narthex Boiss.(Phytochemistry Letters Journal 9 (2014) 46-50).
9. Mahboob Alam, Ajmal Khan, Shumaila Bashir, Akhtar Aman, “Bioassay-guided isolation of new urease inhibitors from Ferula narthex Boiss”. South African Journal of Botany. 2018
10. Amjad khan, Zafar Iqbal, Shabnam Nazir, Mehboob Alam “Evaluation of Emesis Control with Orally Disintegrating Tablets and Conventional Tablets of Domperidone: A Randomized Trial” Latin American Journal of Pharmacy Lat. Am. J. Pharm. 39 (1): 29-37 (2020) ISSN 2362-3853.
11. Abida Raza, Akhtar Aman, Hardyal S. Gill, Mahboob Alam, Andreas G. Schätzlein. “Rapid and Sensitive liquid chromatographic method for determination of etoposide in plasma and biological samples.” Journal of Liquid Chromatography & Related Technologies.2013
12. Ubaid Ullah, Haroon Badshah, Zulkifal Malik, Mahboob Alam, Akhtar Aman, Arif-ullah Khan, Fawad Ali Shah “Hepatoprotective effects of melatonin and celecoxib against ethanol-induced hepatotoxicity in rats’’ Journal of Immunopharmacology and Immunotoxicology, https://doi.org/10.1080/08923973.2020.1746802
13. Shumaila Bashir, Mahboob Alam, Bashir Ahmad, Akhtar Aman. Screening of Ferula Narthex Boiss Crude Methanolic Extract for Analgesic, Gastrointestinal motility and Insecticidal Activity. Middle East Journal of Scientific Research. 14 (4): 471-475, 2013 ISI Index.

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