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Dr. Mahboob Alam (PhD UoP, Peshawar)

Assistant Professor
PROFILE SUMMARY

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.

QUALIFICATION
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
TEACHING EXPERIENCE
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
RESEARCH AREAS / INTERESTS
  1. Natural Products;
  2. Phytochemistry;
  3. Pharmacological studies.
RESEARCH SUPERVISION
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.
JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS
1. U. Ullah, H. Badshah, Z. Malik, Z. Uddin,M. Alam, S. Sarwar, A. Aman, A. Khan, and F. A. Shah, “Hepatoprotective effects of melatonin and celecoxib against ethanol-induced hepatotoxicity in rats,” Immunopharmacology and Immunotoxicology, vol. 42, pp. 255-263, 2020.
2. 2. A. Khan, Z. Iqbal, S. Nazir, M. Alam, and A. Naz, “Evaluation of Emesis Control with Orally Disintegrating Tablets and Conventional Tablets of Domperidone: a Randomized Trial,” Latin American Journal of Pharmacy, vol. 39, no.1, pp. 29-37, 2020.
3. A. Khan, Z. Iqbal, R. Sohail, and M. Alam, “Evaluation of Emesis Control with Orally Disintegrating Tablets and Conventional Tablets of Domperidone: A Randomized Trial,” Experimental and Clinical Sciences International online journal for advances in science, vol. 39, no. 1, pp. 29-37, 2020.
4. S. Bashir, M. Alam, B. Ahmad, A. Aman and A. Al-Harrasi “Bioassay-guided isolation of urease inhibitors from Ferula narthex Bioss,” South African Journal of Botany, vol. 120, pp. 247-252, 2019.
5. M. Alam, A. Khan, A. Wadood, S. Bashir and A. Aman, “Bioassay-Guided Isolation of Sesquiterpene Coumarins from Ferula narthex Boiss: A New Anticancer Agent,” Frontiers in Pharmacology, vol. 7, no. 26, 2016.
6. S. Bashir, M. Alam, A. Adhikari, S. Yousuf, B. Ahmad, A. Aman and M.I. Choudhary, New antileishmanial sesquiterpene coumarins from Ferula narthex Boiss, Phytochemistry Letters Journal, vol. 9, pp. 46-50, 2014.
7. S. Bashir, M. Alam, B. Ahmad, and A. Aman, “Screening of Ferula Narthex Boiss Crude Methanolic Extract for Analgesic, Gastrointestinal motility and Insecticidal Activity,” Middle East Journal of Scientific Research, vol. 14, no.4, pp.471-475, 2013.
8. A. Raza, A. Aman, H.S. Gill, M. Alam and A.G. Schätzlein, “Rapid and Sensitive liquid chromatographic method for determination of etoposide in plasma and biological samples,” Journal of Liquid Chromatography & Related Technologies, 2013.

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