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Prof. Fakhrul Islam

Professor and Research Coordinator
Neuroscience and Toxicology Unit, Jazan University
Neuroscience and Toxicology Unit, Cooolege of Pharmacy, Jazan

Brief Biography:

Dr. Fakhrul Islam did his Ph.D. from Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India. He is a faculty of Hamdard University, New Delhi, India in the Department of Toxicology. He was IBRO post doctoral fellow and worked at the Centre de Neurochemie du CNRS at Strasbourg Cedex, France. He has also worked as a PDF and Scientist in Osaka Bioscience Institute, Osaka, Japan. Prof. Islam has supervised 24 Ph.D. scholars and his all research scholars are well placed in accomplished labs in USA. He has published more than 100 research papers in International journals of repute with the impact factor more than 250 and has completed 14 ambitious research projects. The main goal of his research is to treat the Neurodegenerative diseases i.e. Stroke, Parkinson's & Alzheimer's diseases with herbal extracts, active principles of medicinal plants and nanodrugs delivery. Dr. Islam joined the College of Pharmacy, Jazan University in 2010 as a professor and research coordinator. Prof. Islam hopes to do some superb work in the field of neuroscience for the betterment of the sufferers of neurodegenerative diseases, brain and spinal cord trauma using stem cell transplantation and nanodrugs delivery.

Academic positions:

Professor and Research Coordinator

Research interests:

1. Neurotoxicity biomarker enzymes, neurotransmitters and their receptors (Dopamine D2 and NMDA). CNS active drugs, chemicals, herbal extracts, their active principles, multidrug nanoparticles delivery etc. 2. Lipids, lipid enzymes, reactive oxygen species and oxidative stress parameters. Liver function tests, kidney function tests and cardiac function tests etc. 3. Neurodegenerative diseases (Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer Disease, Cerebral Ischemia), their management by some chemicals, herbal extracts and their active principles, nanodrugs from chemicals and active principles of medicinal plants and stem cells etc.

Any other information:

Reviewer of the following International Journals African J of Pharmacy and Pharmacology Basic and Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology Biologia, section Cellular and Molecular Biology Biological Trace Element Research Canadian J of Physiology and Pharmacology Cell Biology International Food and Chemical Toxicology Human and Experimental Toxicology International J of Biomedical Science International J of Health and Science J. Ethnopharmacology J. Medicinal Food J. Psychopharmacology Life Science Nanotoxicology Neurotoxicity Research Pharmacology Biochemistry and Behaviour Pharmacology Research The European Journal of Pharmacology Toxicology and Environmental Chemistry Toxicology Letters

What I think of the idea behind WebmedCentral:

WebmedCentral is publishing a large number of the journals and some belongs to my field. I would like to work as an editor of any one selected journals.