Faculty Member

Zubair Khalid Labu


PGD in HPM, King Fahad Academic Hospital, Saudi Arabia
M. Pharm., University of Dhaka
B. Pharm. (Hons.), University of Dhaka

ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-0651-5852

Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=XU3aPh0ziEkC&hl=en

Research Gate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Zubair_Labu2

Researcher ID: https://publons.com/researcher/3109319/zubair-labu/

Short Biography:

I, Zubair Khalid Labu, am one of the seniors most teacher of Department of Pharmacy, World University of Bangladesh. I have completed my Bachelor of Pharmacy and Master of Pharmacy from Department of Pharmacy, University of Dhaka and also obtained post graduate Diploma from King Faisal University, K.S.A. I have started my teaching journey from College of Pharmacy, King Faisal University, K.S.A and also taught at Gono University, Savar and now have more than 25 years of teaching experience. I used to engage myself in research on Anti-diabetic & Anticancer agents, Prophetic Medicines, Functional Foods & mushrooms, Herbal medicines, Isolation and characterization of bio-active compounds from medicinal plants, microbes and marine animals. Up until now, I have published 63 research papers which have already been published in many national and international journals.

Book Section
  1. Jalal Uddin,Md. Harun-Or- Rashid, ,Farhina Rahman Laboni,Samira Karim and Zubair Labu (2018).Program self-assessment report, department of pharmacy, World University of Bangladesh

Journal Section
  1. MHO Rashid, Akter S, Habiba U, Laboni FR, Uddin J, Labu ZK, Mim F, Reza MS (2023). Antioxidant, cytotoxic, antibacterial and thrombolytic properties for polyphenols and flavonoids in methanol extract of flowers of Mirabilis jalapa L. (MNS code: JAFR-D-23-00744) J. Agr. Food Res.

  2. Labu.K Z, Azad, AK. And Samira, k. (2020). Enrichment of phenolics and flavonoids content and thrombolytic, antimicrobial and antioxidant activities of Abroma augusta lnn. Extract, Pharmacology online, Vol. x, No. xx, pp. xx-xx.

  3. Labu. K. Z., Kanij, F. Farhina, R. L. and Samira, K. (2020). Phytochemical screening and pharmacological activities of Ficus nervosa: in vitro and in vivo, The Natural Products Journal, Vol. x, No. xx, pp. xx-xx.

  4. Labu.K.Z., Firoj, A., and Jalal, U. (2020). In Vitro Assessment of Antioxidant, Thrombolytic, Antimicrobial Activities of Medicinal Plant Pandanus odoratissimus L. Leaves Extract, J. Sci. Res, Vol. 12 No. 3

  5. Khadija. F.S., Labu.K.Z. and Azad, A.K. (2020). Extraction and Quantification of Eugenol from Clove Buds Using HPLC, Current Chromatography, Volume 7, Issue 1: 17 - 23

  6. Labu, Z.K. and Rahman, M. (2019). Proven Health Benefits of Garlic-A Review Article, Researchgate.net, Vol. x, No. xx, pp. xx-xx.

  7. Azad, A.K., Azizi, W. M. and Labu, Z.K. (2019). Phytochemical and Cytoxicity Evaluation of Traditional Herb: Lagerstroemia speciosa L. (Banaba) by MCF-7 Cell Line and Brine Shrimp Lethality Bioassay, Bangladesh Pharmaceutical Journal,22(1):44-49

  8. Karim, S., Hasan, M.A, Julie, A.S, Laboni, F.R. and Labu, Z.K. (2018). A Glimpse of Mini Review on Ocular Drug Delivery System, Researchgate.net, 2: 14-49.

  9. Uddin, J., Bishwash, A. J. and Labu, Z.K. (2018). Preventive activities against thrombosis and inflammation of Butea monosperma (Lam.) leaves methanolic extract In vitro model, American Journal of Research in Medical Science ,2 (1),58–65

  10. Babar, Z.U.M., Azad, A.K., Sulaiman, W, M. A.W., Uddin, J., and Labu, Z.K. (2018). Neuroprotective Properties of Nigella Sativa (L.) Seeds Extract in Sprague Dawley Rats Model, Dhaka University Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences ,17(1), 113-121

  11. Azad, A. K., Jainul, M. A., and Labu, Z. K. (2018). Cytotoxic Activity on Brine Shrimp, MCF-7 Cell Line and Thrombolytic Potential: Seven Different Medicinal Plant Leaves Extract, J. Sci. Res ,10(2), 175-185 

  12. Uddin, J., Biswas, A. J. and Labu, Z. K. (2018). In Vitro Assessment of Butea monosperma (Lam.) Leaves: Thrombolytic, Membrane Stabilizing Potentials and Total Phenolic Content, The Natural Products Journal, 8, 1-8. 

  13. Uddin, J, Laboni, F., R., Karim, S. and Labu, Z., K. (2018). Potentiality of Crataeva nurvala bark in the management of thrombosis and membrane stabilization in the rural area, Bangladesh; Applied Medical Research, 4(1): 5-11

  14. Uddin, M., S., Mamun, A., A., and Labu, Z.K. (2018). Autophagic dysfunction in Alzheimer's disease: Cellular and molecular mechanistic approaches to halt Alzheimer's pathogenesis, J Cell Physiology ,18(1),222-227 

  15. Azad, A. K., Laboni, F. R. and Labu, Z. K. (2018). In vitro evaluation of Cuscuta reflexa Roxb. for thrombolytic, antioxidant, membrane stabilizing and antimicrobial activities, Nat Prod Res ,34(16):2394-2397

  16. Uddin, M. S. and Labu, Z. K. (2018). Cannabis and Brain: Disrupting Neural Circuits of Memory,30 May, Journal of intellectual disability, (4),5,49-51

  17. Uddin, M. S., Mamun, A. A., Labu, Z. K., Rahman, M. S., Islam, M. T., Amran, M. S. and Daim, M. M. A. (2017). Neurochemistry of Neurochemicals: Messengers of Brain Functions, Journal of Intellectual Disability - Diagnosis and Treatment, 5, 137-151.

  18. Uddin, J., Karim, S., Dwigbijoy, Hassan, M., Julie, A.S. and Labu, Z. K. (2017). In vivo hypoglycemic, antinociceptive and in vitro antioxidant activities of methanolic bark extract of Crataeva nurvala.; Journal of Coastal Life Medicine,5(11): 496-500

  19. Karim, S., Islam, M. S., Tasnim, Z., Laboni, F.R, Julie, A.S. and Labu, Z.K. (2017). Justification of Traditional Uses of Asparagus Racemosus (Shatavari) - A Miracle Herb.; The Open Bioactive Compounds Journal ,4: 36-42. 

  20. Julie, A. S., Sultana, T., Laboni., F. R., Karim, S. and Labu, Z. K. (2017). In-Vitro Investigation of Biological Activity of Aerial Part of Syzygium Cumini; International journal of Applied Pharmaceutical and Biological Research,2(2):34-38. 

  21. Karim S, Uddin J, Laboni, F.R. and Labu, Z., K. (2017). Qualitative and quantitative biological analysis of leaves of Sesbania grandiflora, Journal of Coastal Life Medicine, 5(3): 104-108

  22. Joly, S., Uddin, J. and Labu, Z. K. (2016). Bioactivities of Methanolic extract of Clerodendrum Viscosum roots naturally growing in Bangladesh, Pharmacology online, vol.1,44-52.

  23. Uddin, J., Islam, M. N., Ali, M. H., Khan, S. A. and Labu, Z. K. (2016). Correlation of Thrombolytic and Membrane Stabilizing Activities with Total Flavonoid Content Aerial Parts of Spondias pinnata, Bangladesh Pharmaceutical Journal, Vol. 19 No. 1 

  24. Laboni. F. R., Karim. S., Uddin, J. and Labu, Z. K. (2016). Bioactivities and Chemical Profiling of Sesbania grandiflora (L.) Poir. Leaves Growing in Bangladesh, Dhaka Univ. J. Pharm. Sci, 15(2): 173-176

  25. Nafisa, B. M. A. and Labu, Z. K. (2016). Thrombolytic, Membrane stabilizing, Antidiarrhoeal, and Antimicrobial Properties of Bioactive Compounds Isolated from leaves of Sesbania grandiflora Naturally Growing in Bangladesh, Iranian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences ,12 (3): 31-46

  26. Uddin, J., Julie, A. S., Ali, M. H., Islam, M. N., Khan, S. A. and Labu, Z. K. (2016). Antimicrobial, Thrombolytic, Membrane Stabilizing Activities and Total Flavonoid Content of Various Partitionates of Aerial Parts of Eclipta alba (L.) Hassk., Dhaka University Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 14(2), 207-213.

  27. Arfan, N. B., Julie, A.S., Mohiuddin, A. K., Khan, S. A. and Labu, Z. K. (2016). Medicinal properties of the sesbania grandiflora leaves, 7(6), Ibnosina J Med Biomed Sci, 271-277

  28. Tanvir, T., Uddin, J. and Labu, Z. K. (2016). Evaluation of Thrombolytic, Membrane Stabilizing, Antidiarrhoeal and Analgesic Activities of Leaves of Triumfetta pilosa., Bangladesh Pharmaceutical Journal ,19(2): 226-232

  29. Karim, S., Uddin, J. and Labu, Z. K. (2016). Biological investigations of medicinal plants of Heliotropium indicum indigenous to Bangladesh., Journal of Coastal life Medicine, Volume 4, Number 11

  30. Zubair, K. L., Samiya, J. J., Jalal, U. and Mostafizur, R. (2015). In vitro investigation of antdiarrhoeal, antimicrobial and thrombolytic activities of aerial parts of Peperomia Pel., Pharmacology online, vol.3, 5-13

  31. Labu, Z., Laboni, F., Mamun, M. M., & Howlader, M. S. (2015). Antidiarrheal Activity and Total Tannin Content of Ethanolic Leaf Extract of Codiaeum variegatum, Dhaka University Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences ,14(1), 87-90

  32. Labu, Z. K., Laboni, F. R., Tarafdar, M. I. and Rashid, M. H. (2015). Membrane stabilization as a mechanism of anti-inflammatory and thrombolytic activities of ethanolic extract of arial parts of Spondiasis pinanata (family: anacardiaceae), Pharmacology online, vol. 2, 44-51.

  33. Laboni, F. R., Labu, Z. K. and Julie, A. S. (2015). Thrombolytic and membrane stabilizing activities of ethanolic extract of local medicinal plant Murraya paniculata. (Family: Rutaceae), Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, Vol. 4, Issue 2,17-20.

  34. Labu, Z. K., Saidul, M., Islam, S., Jahan, M. and Sikder, K. (2014). Glimpse of Comprehensive Review on Floating Drug delivery System: A Global perception, International Journal of Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Vol. 2(1): 581-596

  35. Labu, Z. K., Rashid, M. H. and Basir, M. S. (2013). Bangladeshi Pharmacy students’ Knowledge, Perception and Attitudes towards Traditional Medicine Usage, International Journal of Pharmacy Teaching & Practices, Vol.4, Issue 2, 575-581.

  36. Labu. Z.K. and Khurshid, J. (2013). Glimpse of Usage of Antimicrobial Agents and its Unwanted Effects, International Journal of Pharmacy Teaching & Practices, Vol.4, Issue 4, 768-774.

  37. Labu, Z. K., Jahan, K. and Rahman, F. (2013). Current official status of traditional medicine and their used as in Chronic Diseases: Bangladesh, Journal of Drug Discovery and Therapeutics, (3), 93-104, ISSN: 2320 -4230

  38. Labu. Z. K. (2013). Comparative Studies of Needle Free Injection Systems and Hypodermic Needle Injection: A Global Perspective, Journal of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Research, Vol.1(1): 39-49

  39. Labu, Z. K., Al-Mamun, M. M. A., Rashid, M. H. and Sikder, K. (2013). Knowledge, Awareness and Disposal Practice for Unused Medications among the Students of the Private University of Bangladesh, Journal of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Research ,2 (2), 26-33.

  40. Labu, Z. K., Bake, M. A. and Sultana, R. (2013). Evaluation of quality of fresh soya-bean oil available in Bangladesh, pharmatutor.org

  41. Labu, Z. K., Makshud, M., Basir, S., Uddin, J., Biswas, S. and Sultana, N. (2013). Study of Phytochemical Screening, Antioxidant, Antidiarrhoeal and Analgesic Activities of Hydro-methanol Extracts of Polyalthia Suberosa (Roxb), J of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Research, 2 (3), 52-63

  42. Azad, A. K., Azizi, W. S. W., Babar, Z. M., Labu, Z. K. and Zabin, S. (2013). An Overview on Phytochemical, Anti-Inflammatory and Anti-Bacterial Activity of Basella alba Leaves Extract, Middle-East Journal of Scientific Research,14 (5): 650-655.

  43. Labu, Z. K. (2013). Isolation, Characterization and Cytotoxic Effect Exploration of Methanolic Extract of Local Medicinal Plant clerodendrumnviscosum vent., Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences,7(4):641-647

  44. Howlader, M. S. I., Labu, Z. K., Hossain, M. H. and Roy, J. (2013). Phytochemical screening, antibacterial and cytotoxic activity of different fractions of xylocarpus mekongensis bark, Ibn. J. of M and B Sciences, Volume: 5, Issue: 4, Page: 206-213

  45. Labu, Z. K., Debnath, Uddin J., Anjum, N., Sultana, N., Afrin, A. and Basir, S. (2013). Application of antimicrobial agents and its unwanted effects. Int. J. of Che. and Pharm. Sciences, Vol. 1(6): 418-426

  46. Labu, Z. K., Debnath, P., Basir, M. S., Uddin, Anjum, N., Sultana, N., Biswas, Sukdeb. and Sikder, K. (2013). Analytical appraisement of some commercially available brands of Metformin Hydrochloride Tablet in Dhaka, Asian Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research, Vol. 1(1): 47-52

  47. Labu, Z. K. (2013). Present Status of Pharmacy Education and Future Prospects and Challenge of Pharmacy Practice in Bangladesh, Journal of Drug Discovery and Therapeutics ,1 (2) 20, ISSN: 2320-4230.

  48. Labu, K. Z., Sultana, R., Bake, A., Sikder, K. and Jahan, k. (2013). Surveillance on prescribed cardiovascular drugs by generic names in Dhaka city of Bangladesh, International Journal of Pharmacy & Life Sciences Vol. 4 Issue 4, 2511-2520,

  49. Tyagi, S. P., Patel, J., Dhruv, M., Ishita, S., Labu, Z. K., Gupta, K. A. and Patel, K. N. (2013). Importance of Garlic (Allium sativum): An Exhaustive Review. Journal of Drug Discovery and Therapeutics, 1 (4) 23-27

  50. Runa, F., Sarkar, R.M, Sultana, S., Jahan, k. and Labu, Z. K. (2013). ‘Study on dissolution improvement of Allopurinol by co-grinding and Fusion method using solid dispersion technique’, Journal of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Research, 2(3), 2279 – 0594

  51. Labu, Z. K., Sultana, R., Bake, M. A., Sikder, K. and Jahan, K. (2013). A close supervision of pharmacy practice by community pharmacists in Dhaka city, Bangladesh. Journal of Drug Discovery and Therapeutics,1 (3), 105-111

  52. Labu, Z. K., Sultana, R. and Sultana, N. (2013). Evaluation of prescribed cardiovascular drugs marketed by various pharmaceutical, Journal of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Research, 2 (3) 2013, 77-84

  53. Howlader, M. S. I., Sayeed, M. S. B., Ahmed, M. U., Mohiuddin, A. K., Labu, Z. K., Bellah, S. F.and Islam, M. S. (2012). Characterization of Chemical Groups and Study of Antioxidant, Antidiarrhoeal, Antimicrobial and Cytotoxic activities of ethanolic extract of Diospyros blancoi (Family: Ebenaceae) Leaves, Journal of Pharmacy Research ,5(6), 3050-3052.

  54. Rashid, M. H., Akhter, M., Laboni, F. R., Labu, Z. K., Anisuzzaman, A. S. M., Gafur, M. A. and Nurul, K. (2011). In-vivo Toxicity Studies of 2-Hydroxybenzoic Acid Isolated from Ipomoea turpethum, Public Journal of Medicine, Vol. 11, Iss. 1.

Conference Section
  1. Jalal Uddin, Farhina Rahman Laboni, MHO Rashid, Zubair Khalid Labu (2017). Bioactivities of Different Extracts of Roots of Clerodendrum viscosum (L.). Conference: International Congress of Ethnopharmacology, 

  2. Farjana Akter, Jalal Uddin, MHO Rashid, Zubair Khalid Labu (2017). Phytochemical Screening and Evaluation of Biological Properties of Ficus racemose (L.) indigenous to Bangladesh. Conference: Pharma Festival at North South University. 

SL Collaboration & Membership Name Type Membership Year Membership Expire Year
1 Member of Pharmacy Graduate’s Association (PGA). Member 2021 Life Time
2 Member of Bangladesh Pharmaceutical Society (BPS). Member 2021 Life Time
3 Saudi pharmacy council Registered Pharmacist (03-R-P-2464) 2021 Life Time
4 Pharmacy council of Bangladesh Registered Pharmacist (A-123) 2021 Life Time
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SL Certificate Title Institution Year Country
1 Industrial Training ACI Ltd 1985 Bangladesh
2 Clinical Pharmacist King Fah’d Academic Hospital 1998 Kingdom of Saudi Arab
3 Breast diseases Department of primary health care 2004 Kingdom of Saudi Arab
4 Diabetes Mellitus Management Saudi Diabetes and Endocrine Association 2006 Kingdom of Saudi Arab
5 Bronchial Asthma Department of primary health care 2004 Kingdom of Saudi Arab
6 Quality Assurance Department of primary health care 2004 Kingdom of Saudi Arab
7 Pharmaceutical Compounding Department of primary health care 2006 Kingdom of Saudi Arab
8 Hospital Pharmacy Management Directorate of Health Affairs 2007 Kingdom of Saudi Arab