Md Amirul Islam

Associate Professor


Md. Amirul Islam is a Associate Professor in Pharmacy Discipline, Khulna University, Khulna- Bangladesh. His publications were published in different journals.


Area of Interest

Medicinal Chemistry, Natural Products Chemistry and Pharmacology

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1. Yuqi Zhang, Amirul Islam, Shelli R. McAlpine. Synthesis of the natural product Marthiapeptide A. Organic Letters, 2015, In press, DOI: 10.1021/acs.orglett.5b02574.

2. Amirul Islam, Yuqi Zhang, Yao Wang, Shelli R. McAlpine. Design, synthesis and anticancer mechanistic studies of linked azoles. Medicinal Chemistry Communications, 2015, 6: 300 – 305.

3. Yao Wang‡, Amirul Islam‡, Rohan A. Davis and Shelli R. McAlpine (2015). The fungal natural product (1S, 3S)-austrocortirubin induces DNA damage in HCT116 cells via a mechanism unique from other DNA damaging agents, Bioorganinc Medicinal Chemistry Letters, 2015, 25(2): 249 – 253. (‡ = these authors contributed equally)

4. Deborah M. Ramsey, Amirul Islam, Lynne Turnbull, Rohan A. Davis, Cynthia B. Whitchurch, Shelli R. McAlpine. Psammaplysin F: A unique inhibitor of bacterial chromosome partitioning. Bioorganinc Medicinal Chemistry Letters, 2013, 23 (17): 4862-66.

5. Saifuzzaman, Md. Sarowar Jahan Shamim, Kamanashis Mahaldar, Eunus Sheemul Ali, Md. Amirul Islam. Antinociceptive activity of the ethanolic extract ofPersicaria acuminata Sach. Journal of Pharmacy Research, 2013 6 (7): 753 – 55.

6. Saifuzzaman , Md. Awlad Hossain,Md. Anwar Hossain, Eunus sheemul Ali , Md. Amirul Islam (2013). Evaluation of analgesic activity of ethanolic extract of Leea indica leaves. International Journal of Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences Research and Review, 2013, 1 (3): 1 – 13.

7. Mustafizur Rahman, Razia Sultana, M. Rashed Khan and Md. Amirul Islam. Binding of Triprolidine Hydrochloride to Bovine Serum Albumin: Estimation of Binding Parameters & Characterization of Binding Sites, Turkish Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2013, 10 (1): 49 – 56.

8. Hossain Md. Anwar, Islam Md. Amirul, Sarker Suman, Siraj Md. Afjalus. Assessment of phytochemical and Pharmacological properties of ethanolic extract of Cerbera manghas leaves. International Research Journal of Pharmacy, 2013, 4 (5): 120 – 123.

9. Suharto Chakma, Amirul Islam, ASM. Nasirullha, Mahfuzur Rahman (2013). Cytotoxic screening of Entada scandense seeds on brine shrimp. PharmacologyOnLine Archives, 2013, 1: 89-92.

10. Saifuzzaman Md., Hossain Md. Anwar, Alam Shahinul, Islam Md. Amirul, Ali Eunus Sheemul. Antidiarrheal and cytotoxic activities of Alstonia scholaris barks, International Research Journal of Pharmacy, 2013, 4 (3): 101 – 103.

11. Ismet Ara Jahan, Md. Hemayet Hossain, Ishrat Nimmi, Siblara Islam, Hassan Kawsar, Amirul Islam (2012). Evaluation of anti-inflammatory and antioxidant potential of the kernel root of Xylocarpus mekongensis (Lamk.) M. Roem. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine, 2012.