Dr. Preeti Jain

Full Time Faculty
Associate Professor 

Ph.D., in Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, Jadavpur University India

Phone: +880-2-55668200 Ext: 1958
Email: preeti.jain@northsouth.edu
Office:SAC 953

Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Preeti Jain is an Associate Professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at North South University. She obtained her PhD from Jadavpur University, India. Her teaching expertise includes courses on Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical Microbiology, Basic Pathology and Toxicology, Biochemistry & Cell biology and Pharmaceutical technology. Her current research focuses on the analysis of multiple antibiotic resistance and heavy metal tolerance in bacteria. She also has a strong interest in the screening of medicinal plant extracts for various pharmacological activities and evaluation of traditional and herbal medicines.

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS

1. Jain P, Hossain MAA, Fatema K, Mazumder KU, Hossain MS, Hossain H, Alam MA and Reza HM. Antinociceptive and anti-inflammatory activities of Mycetia longifolia (Wall.) O. Kuntze. Journal of Herbs Spices and Medicinal Plants. 2015; 21:321-331.

2. Jain P, Hossain MS, Fatema K, Hossain MAA,, Mazumder KU, Hossain H, Alam MA and Reza HM. Anti-inflammatory, analgesic and antioxidant activities of Allophylus cobbe Leaves. Amarican Journal of Pharmacology and Toxicology. 2015;9 (4): 223-231.

3. Ang LP, Jain P, Phan TT and Reza HM. Human umbilical cord lining cells as novel feeder layer for ex vivo cultivation of limbal epithelial cells. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. 2015; 56:4697–4704.

4. Reza HM, Tabassum N, Sagor AT, Chowdhury MRH, Rahman MM, Jain P and Alam MA. Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor prevents oxidative stress, inflammation and fibrosis in carbon tetrachloride-treated rat liver. Toxicology Mechanisms and Methods. 2015. DOI: 10.3109/15376516.2015.1124956.

5. Alam MA, Chowdhury MRH, Jain P, Md. Sagor MAT and Reza HM. DPP-4 inhibitor sitagliptin prevents inflammation and oxidative stress of heart and kidney in two kidney and one clip (2K1C) rats. Diabetolgy & Metabolic Syndrome. 2015;7:107.

6. Alam MA, Uddin R, Subhan N, Rahman MM, Jain P and Reza HM. Beneficial Role of Bitter Melon Supplementation in Obesity and Related Complications in Metabolic Syndrome. Journal of Lipids.2015; Article ID 496169.

7. Reza HM, Gias ZM, Islam P, Sabnam S, Jain P, Hossain MH, Alam MA. HPLC-DAD system based phenolic content analysis and in vitro anti-oxidant activities of rice bran obtained from Aush Dhan (Oryza sativa) of Bangladesh. Journal of Food Biochemistry. 2015; 39 (4): 462-470.

8. Reza H M, Shohel M, Aziz SB, Pinaz FI, Uddin MF, Al-Amin M, Khan IN, Jain P. Phytochemical and pharmacological investigation of ethanol extract of Cissampelos Pareira. Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. 2014;76:455-458.

9. Jain P, Reza HM and Pal S. Molecular phylogenetic analysis of bacterial community and characterization of Cr(VI) reducers from the sediments of Tantloi hot spring, India. Aquatic Biosystems. 2014;10:7.

10. Jain P, Hussain KR, Mishu TR and Reza HM. Antioxidant and Antibacterial Activities of Spondias pinnata. Kurz. Leaves. European Journal of Medicinal Plants. 2014;4(2): 183-195.

11. Islam T, Ferdous S, Jain P and Reza HM. Method development and validation of Baclofen mouth dissolving tablets by UV spectroscopy. European Journal of Applied Sciences. 2013; 5 (1): 07-11.

12. Reza HM, Zaman L, Yasmin T, Pavel AM and Jain P. In vitro Dissolution Studies of Different Brands of Baclofen Tablets Available in Bangladesh. International Journal of Basic Medical Sciences and Pharmacy. 2012; 2(2): 80-82.

13. Reza HM, Islam T, Shohel M and Jain P. Formulation Design and Evaluation of Baclofen Mouth Dissolving Tablets. European Journal of Applied Sciences .2012; 4(3): 110-116.

14. Reza HM, Islam T, Shohel M and Jain P. Formulation Development of Taste Masked Aceclofenac Orodispersible Tablets. American-Eurasian Journal of Scientific Research. 2012; 7 (6): 257-263.

15. Jain P, Amatullah A, Rajib SA and Reza HM. Antibiotic

resistance and chromium reduction pattern among actinomycetes. American Journal of Biochemistry and Biotechnology. 2012. 8(2): 111-117.

16. Paul SC, Jain P, Mitra J, Dutta S, Bhattacharya P, Bal B, Bhattacharyya D, Gupta SD and Pal S. Induction of Cr(VI) reduction activity in an Anoxybacillus strain under heat stress: a biochemical and proteomic study. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2012;331 (1):70-80.

17. Jain P, Bhuiyan MH, Hussain KR, Bachar SC: Antibacterial and Antioxidant Activities of Local Seeded Banana Fruits. African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology. 2011;5(11):1398-1403.

POSTERS AND PODIUM PRESENTATIONS IN CONFERENCES

1. Jain P, Hussain KR. Antioxidant activity of various extracts of S. Pinnata leaves. Oral presentation in 12th congress of International Society for Ethnopharmacology [ISE], India. February 2012.

2. Paul SC, Jain P, Bal B, Pal S: The first report of aerobic chromium reduction at high temperature by a thermophilic Anoxybacillus strain isolated from Tantloi (India) hot spring in India. Proceedings, Annual Meeting of Society of Biological Chemists, 2009

3. Pal S, Jain P, Bal B: Construction of environmental DNA libraries from hot spring sediments and enrichment cultures to access chromium reducing genes. Extremophiles Conference,Cape Town, South Africa, September 2008.

4. Jain P, Bhowmick DC, Bal B, Pal S.Microbial diversity of an aerobic-anaerobic geothermal ecosystem of Tantloi in the Jharkhand state of India, International Conference of Biodiversity: Issues & Concerns, organized by Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata (India). November 2007

5. Jain P, Bhowmick DC, Bal B, Pal S: Microbial redox processes in a geothermal ecosystem of Tantloi in the Jharkhand state of India, 76th Annual Meeting of Society of Biological Chemists (India), November 2007.

6. Pal S, Jain P, Bhowmick DC, Bal B: Thermophilic Redox Processes, 48th Annual Conference of Association of Microbiologists of India. December, 2007

2007  Best Poster Award, Society of Biological Chemist, India

2004  Senior Research Fellowship from Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR),India

2001  Research Fellowship from Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR, India)

2001 University Medal for securing topmost rank in the M. Tech (Biotechnology) examination

2008 PhD,

Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India

2001 Master of Technology (M. Tech), Biotechnology

Jadavpur University, India, 1st Class (Ranked 1st)

1999 Bachelor of Pharmacy

Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India, 1st Class


Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical Microbiology-II, Pharmaceutical Microbiology-I, Basic Pathology and Toxicology, Biochemistry & Cell biology, Pharmaceutical Technology-IV, Advanced Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
Analysis of multiple antibiotic resistance and heavy metal tolerance in bacteria, Screening of medicinal plant extracts for various pharmacological activities, Herbal formulations.

Full Time Faculty
Associate Professor 

Ph.D., in Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, Jadavpur University India

Phone: +880-2-55668200 Ext: 1958
Email: preeti.jain@northsouth.edu
Office:SAC 953

Curriculum Vitae