Dr. Md. Harun – Or – Rashid
Associate Professor
Department of Pharmacy
B. Pharm. (Hons.), Rajshahi University
M .Pharm. (Thesis) in Phytochemistry, Rajshahi University
PGD (Research) in Health Chemistry, Niigata University of Pharmacy and Applied Life Sciences, Japan
Ph.D in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Institute of Biological Science, Rajshahi University

Number of Publication 35


Antibacterial and cytotoxic activities of extracts and isolated compounds of Ipomoea turpethum. Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 2002, 5(5): 597-599.

Biological activities of a novel acrylamide derivative from Ipomoea turpethum. Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 2002, 5(9): 968-969.

Chemical Constituents of Hemigraphis hirta T. Anders (Acanthaceae). Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 2002, 5(11): 1264-1266.

Anti diarrhoeal principles of  Achyranthes  ferruginea (Amaranthaceae) Roxb. and their cytotoxicity evaluation. Bangl. Pharm. J., 2002, 12 (4): 1-4.

Chemical constituents of Ipomoea turpethum. Dhaka Univ. J. Pharm. Sci. 2003, 2(2): 73-76. 

N-Trans-Ferruloyl 4-methyl dopamine from Achyranthes ferruginea (Amaranthaceae). J. Biochem. Syst. Ecol., 2003; 31 (11): 1345-346.

Toxicological studies of a novel acrylamide derivative isolated from Ipomoea turpethum. Bangladesh J. Physiol. Pharmacol., 2004, 20(1-2): 16-18.

Antibacterial and cytotoxic compounds from the bark of Cananga odorata. Fitoterapia, 2005, 76:758-761.

Isolation and biological activities of chemical constituents from the stems of I.  turpethum. Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 2006, 9(12):2261-2266.

Chemical and immunological characterization of the two α-N-acetylgalactosaminidases from squid (Todarodes pacificus) liver. Biol. Pharm. Bull., 2009, 32(8):1469-1472.

Purification  -aand characterization of N-acetylgalactosaminidase I and II from starfish, Asterina amurensis. Biosci. Biotech. Biochem. 2010, 74(2):256-261.

In- vitro enhancement of polyclonal IgM production by ethanolic extract of  Nigella sativa seeds in whole spleen cells of female BALB/c mice. Bangl. Pharm. J., 2011, 14 (1): 73-77.

In-vivo toxicity studies of 2-hydroxybenzoic acid isolated from Ipomoea turpethum. Public J.  Med., 2011, 11(1): 6-10.

A Spinasteryl glycoside from Ipomoea turpethum, L Herb (Stem) growing in Bangladesh. J. Bangl . Acad. Sci., 2012, 36 (1): 13-17.

Knowledge, Awareness and Disposal Practice for Unused Medications among the Students of the Private University of Bangldesh. J. Biomed. Pharm. Res., 2013, 2(2):26-33.

Knowledge, Perception and Attitudes of Pharmacy Students toward Traditional Medicine Usage in Bangladesh. Int. J. Pharm. Teach. Pract. 2013, 4(2):575-581.

Membrane Stabilization as a mechanism of the anti-inflammatory and Thrombolytic activity of ethanolic extract of Arial parts of Spondiasis pinanata. Pharmacology online. 2015, 2:44-51.

Antioxidant, cytotoxic, anti-diuretic and sedative effects of stem and root extracts of Basak, Adhatoda vasica.  World J. Sci. Engineering, 2016, 1(1): 31-38.

Phytochemical Screening, Antibacterial, Thrombolytic and Anti-inflammatory activities of Stem and Root Extracts of Basak, Adhatoda vasica.  World J. Sci. Engineering. 2016, 1(1): 55-63.

Formulation and in-vitro evaluation of aspirin sustained release tablet using hydrophilic polymers. World J. Sci. Engineering, 2016, 1(1): 39-45.

Partial purification and characterization of  α-galactosidase, an enzyme for Fabry disease therapy from hilsha fish liver. South Asian J.  Popul. Health, 2016, 9(1): 75-90.

Evaluation of safe disposal practice of unused medicines among the students of World University of Bangladesh (WUB). South Asian J.  Popul. Health, 2016, 9: 45-55.

Biological investigations of the ethanol extract of the aerial part (leaf) of Coccinia grandis L. J. Pharmacog. Phytochem. 2017, 6(2): 134-138.

Chemical and Structural Characterization of α-N-Acetylgalactosaminidase I and II from Starfish, Asterina amurensis”. BMC Biochemistry, 2017, 18 (1):9.

Substrate Specificity and Inhibitory Studies of α-N-acetylgalatosaminidase I and II from starfish. World J. Sci. Engineering. 2017, 2(1): 23-34.

Screening of Bioactivities of Methanol Extracts of Catharanthus roseus (Nayantara) World J. Sci. Engineering. 2017, 2(1): 71-80.

Effect of Sodium Starch Glycolate on Formulation of Fexofenadine Hydrochloride Immediate Release Tablets by Direct Compression Method. J. Sci. Res., 2018, 10(1): 31-38.

Antimicrobial and Antioxidant Activities of Laportea interrupta linn. JNU J. Life and Earth Sci. 2016, 2(1): 78-83.