Nusrat Subhan

Full Time Faculty
Assistant Professor

Phone: +880-2-55668200 Ext:
Email: nusrat.subhan@northsouth.edu
Office: SAC 1010 E

Curriculum Vitae

Nusrat Subhan completed her Bachelor of Pharmacy (Hons.) in 2006 from Khulna University and secured First Class First position. She also completed M.Pharm from University of Asia Pacific, Dhaka, Bangladeh. She was also awarded a three years Faculty of Sciences (COMPACT) Scholarship for pursueing PhD studies in Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga, NSW, Australia. During her PhD studies, she expertised  in the field of HPLC,  LC- triple-quadrupole mass analyser and LC-QTOF analysis of unknown compounds present in medicinal plants.
Nusrat Subhan published more than 20 research articles in international peer reviewed journals.

PUBLICATIONS

 1)    Anxy Lim, Nusrat Subhan, Jalal A. Jazayeri, George John, Thiru Vanniasinkam, Hassan K. Obied (2016) Plant phenols as antibiotic boosters: in vitro interaction of olive leaf phenols with ampicillin.  Phytotherapy Research, Article first published online: 11 JAN 2016; DOI: 10.1002/ptr.5562.

2)   Alam, M. A., Subhan, N., Rahman, M. M., Uddin, J. S., Hasan M. Reza, M. H. and Sarker, D. S. (2014). Effect of citrus flavonoids, naringin and naringenin, on metabolic syndrome and their mechanisms of action. Advance in Nutrition, 5: 404–417.

3)   Saffoon, N., Uddin, R., Subhan, N., Hossain, H., Reza, M. H. and Alam, M. A. (2014). In-vitro anti-oxidant activity and HPLC-DAD system based phenolic content analysis of Codiaeum variegatum found in Bangladesh. Advanced Pharmaceutical Bulletin, 4(3): 273-81.

4)   Riaz Uddin, R., Saha, R. M., Subhan, N., Hossain, H., Jahan. A. J., Akter, R. and Alam, M. A. (2014). HPLC-analysis of polyphenolic compounds in Gardenia jasminoides and determination of antioxidant activity by using free radical scavenging assays. Advanced Pharmaceutical Bulletin, 4(3): 273-281.

5)   Subhan, N., R. Habibur, Alam, M. A., Islam, R. and Rahman, M. M. (2011). Relationship between protein-binding and free drug concentration of a sparingly water soluble selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (escitalopram) and its interaction with arsenic. Romanian journal of biophysics, 21(2): 139-149.

6)   Alam, M. A., Subhan, N., Chowdhury, A. S., Awal, M. A., Mostofa, M., Rashid, A. M., Choudhury M. H., Nahar, L. and Sarker, D. S. (2011). Anthocephalus cadamba (Roxb.) Miq., Rubiaceae, extract shows hypoglycemic effect and eases oxidative stress in alloxan-induced diabetic rats. Brazilian Journal of Pharmacognosy, Vol 21 (1): 155-164.

7)   Alam, M. A., Subhan, N., Rahman, M. M., Ahmed, K., Ghani, A., Hasan, R., M. S., Hossain, M. M., Akter, R., Majumder, M. M. (2009). Antinociceptive and gastro-protective effect of the ethanolic extract of the flowering top of Anthocephalus Cadamba Roxb. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine, 9(12): 326-334.

8)   Alam, M. A., Subhan, N., Awal, M. A., Alam, M. S., Sarder, M., Nahar, L. and Sarker, S. D. (2009) Antinociceptive and anti-inflammatory properties of Ruellia tuberose. Pharmaceutical Biology, 47(3): 209–214.

9)   Alam, M. A., Awal, M. A., Subhan, N. and Mostofa, M. (2009). In-vitro relationship between protein binding and free drug concentrations of a water-soluble selective ß-adrenoreceptor antagonists (atenolol) and its interaction with arsenic. Journal of Health Population and Nutrition, 27(1):20-30.

10)    Alam, M. A., M. Rahman, M. M., Subhan, N., Majumder, M. M., Hasan, R., M. S., Akter, R., M. Mazumder, H. E. and Faruque, A. (2009). Antioxidant potential of the ethanolic crude extract of the leaves of Vitex negundo Linn. (Verbenaceae). Turkish Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 6 (1):11-20.

11)    Subhan, N., Alam, M. A., Ahmed, F., Shahid, Z. I. (2008). Antinociceptive and Gastroprotective effect of the crude ethanolic extracts of Excoecaria agallocha. Turkish Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 5 (3):143-154.

12)     Alam, M. A., Awal, M. A., Subhan, N., Sikder, H. M. M., Alam, M. M. S., Mostofa, M. and Uddin, J. S. (2008). Studies of in-vitro amlodipine and arsenic displacement interaction at binding sites of bovine serum albumin. Iranian Journal of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 7(1):1-8.

13)     Subhan, N., Alam, M. A., Ahmed, F., Shahid, J. I., Lutfun Nahar, L. and Sarker, D. S. (2008). Bioactivity of Excoecaria agallocha. Brazilian Journal of Pharmacognosy, 18(4): 521-526.

14)    Ahmed, F., Shahid, J. I., Khatun, A. and Subhan, N. (2008). Antidiarrhoeal and nuropharmacological activities of Avicennia officinalis Linn. Hamdard Medicus Pakistan, 51(1):18-23.

15)    Alam, M. A., Akter, R., Subhan, N., Rahman, M. M., Majumder, M. M., Nahar, L. and Sarker, D. S. (2008). Antidiarrhoeal property of the hydroethanolic extract of the flowering tops of Anthocephalus cadamba. Brazilian Journal of Pharmacognosy, 18(2): 155-159.

16)    Subhan N., Alam, M. A., Ahmed, F, Awal, M. A., Nahar, L. and Sarker, S. D. (2008). In-vitro antioxidant property of the extract of Excoecaria agallocha (Euphorbiaceae), DARU, 16(3): 149-154.

17)    Alam, M. A., Ghani, A., Subhan, N., Rahman, M. M., Haque, M. S., Majumder, M. M., Mazumder M. E. H., Akter, R., Nahar, L. and Sarker, S. D. (2008). Antioxidant and membrane stabilizing properties of the flowering tops of Anthocephalus cadamba. Natural Product Communications, 3(1):65-70.

18)    Alam, M. A., Nyeem, M. A. B., Awal, M. A., Mostofa, M., Alam, M. S., Subhan, N. and Rahman, M. M.  (2008). Antioxidant and hepatoprotective action of the crude methanolic extract of the flowering top of Rosa damascena. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine, 8(2):164-170.

19)    Alam, M. A., Subhan, N., Awal, M. A., Alam, M. S. and Daulla, K. A. (2008). Anti-inflammatory and anti-noceceptive action of the crude extracts of Costus specious on rodents, Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine, 8(3): 243-251.

20)    Alam, M. A., Awal, M. A., Subhan, N. and Daulla, K. A. (2007). Sedative for nuropharmacological and antinoceceptive effect of the crude methanolic extract of Xylocarpus granatum on mice. Nigerian Journal of natural Product and Medicine, 11: 53-57.

21)    Alam, M. A., Awal, M. A., Mostofa, M., Islam, K. M. and Subhan, N.  (2007). In-vitro displacement interaction of atenolol and amlodipine on binding with bovine serum albumin when co administered. Bangladesh J. Pharmacol, 2(10): 20-26.

 

PRESENTATION & PROCEEDINGS

1)   Nusrat Subhan, Hassan K. Obied, Philip Kerr, Geoffrey Burrows (2014). Antioxidant, anti-diabetic and neuroprotective activities of four Australian Acacia. Natural products chemistry groups annual one day symposium of the Royal Australia Chemical Institute (RACI). Page-8, 2nd October, 2014.

2)   Nusrat Subhan, Hassan K. Obied, Philip Kerr, Geoffrey Burrows (2015). Phenolic profiling of five Australian Acacia species using LC-DAD-ESI-MS along with online free radical scavenging activity. Natural products chemistry groups annual one day symposium of the Royal Australia Chemical Institute (RACI). Page-30, 2nd October, 2015.

 

 

AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIPS:

 1)        Three years Faculty of Sciences (COMPACT) Scholarship for PhD from Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga, NSW, Australia.

2)        Scholarship from Khulna University, Bangladesh due to the outstanding results in 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th year of study (2000-2001 to 2003-2004).

3)        Scholarship from Jessore Board (Bangladesh) for outstanding results in Higher Secondary Certificate Examination-2000 to pursue University study.

4)        Scholarship from Jessore Board (Bangladesh) for outstanding results in Secondary School Certificate Examination-1998 to pursue College study.

5)        Talent pool scholarship at School, 1996.

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DEGREE

INSTITUTION

1

PhD

School of Biomedical Sciences, Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga, Australia.

Website https://www.csu.edu.au/

2

MS in Pharm. Tech.

Department of Pharmacy

University of Asia-Pacific, Bangladesh

Website

http://www.uap-bd.edu/

3

B Pharm. (Hons.)

Pharmacy Discipline, Life Science School, Khulna University, Bangladesh.

Website http://www.khulna-university.org

4

Higher Secondary Certificate Examination

Board -Jessore

Government M.M. City College, Khulna.

 

5

Secondary School Certificate Examination

Board-Jessore

Govt. Coronation Secondary Girls’ School Khulna.

PREVIOUS JOB HISTORY

1)        Lecturer, Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Science, Northern University, Bangladesh.

2)        Quality Assurance Officer, Drug International Pvt. Ltd. (Manufacturer of Pharmaceuticals).

EXPERTISE

1)             Chemical compounds identification and quantification using HPLC and UHPLC.

2)             LC- triple-quadrupole mass analyser and LC-QTOF for identification.

3)             Quantification of different classes of polyphenol.

4)             In-vitro antioxidant assays including DPPH, ABTS, FRAP, hydrogen peroxide and superoxide scavenging for natural compound.

5)             In-vitro anti-diabetic assay including α-amylse, α-glucosidase and dipeptidyl peptidase-4 enzyme inhibition assay.

6)             In-vitro neuroprotective assay such as acetylcholinesterase and β-acetylcholinesterase enzyme inhibition assay.

7)             Cell culture and MTT assay.

8)             Statistics software, Prism, SPSS.

Quality Assurance Officer, Drug International Pvt. Ltd. (Manufacturer of Pharmaceuticals).
Medicinal Chemistry II
Organic Chemistry II
Pharmaceutical Analysis I
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HPLC analysis of phenolic compounds in natural herbs and medicinal plants.
Full Time Faculty
Assistant Professor

Phone: +880-2-55668200 Ext:
Email: nusrat.subhan@northsouth.edu
Office: SAC 1010 E

Curriculum Vitae