Profile of Dr. Abul Kalam Azad Chowdhury

Profile of Dr. Abul Kalam Azad Chowdhury

Dr. Abul Kalam Azad Chowdhury
Professor Emeritus
Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacology
Faculty of Pharmacy
Email: akchowdhury2003@yahoo.com
Phone: Dept. of Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacology,
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Degree Name Group/Major Subject Board/Institute Country Passing Year
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Award Type Award Title Year Country Description
Local Bangla Academy Honorary Fellowship Award 2016 Bangladesh Education
International Asia’s Education Excellence Award 2015 Singapore
Local Kazi Mahbubullah Award 2015 2015 Bangladesh for life time achievement in Higher Education
Local Nawab Bahadur Syed Nawab Ali Chowdhury National Award 2013 Bangladesh
Local Mercantile Bank GOLD MEDAL Award 2009 Bangladesh
Local Distinguished Citizen Honor 1999 Bangladesh For Outstanding Contribution to Higher Education in Bangladesh by Addiction Treatment, Rehabilitation and Research Center, BIRBA, and General Hospital
Local Awarded Gold Medal by ADHUNIK 1998 Bangladesh a non-profit organization, for Contribution to Anti-Smoking Campaign in Bangladesh
International Awarded Julio Curie Fellowship by EEC 1995 Italy
International German Academic Exchange Fellowship (DAAD) 1994 Germany
International Commonwealth Academic Staff Fellowship 1984 United Kingdom
Local Awarded RAB CHOUDHURY Gold Medal 1978 Bangladesh
Research Interest
Subject Description
Pharmacogenomics and Drug Discovery • Polymorphism of PPARG gene and its relationship with development of type 2 diabetes mellitus, heart diseases and cancer; 25bp deletion in Pharmacogenomics, Genomics of chronic diseases (heart diseases, diabetes, cancer) in Bengali population. • Drug Discovery, Drug Use, Health Care Delivery System, Health Policy And Drug Policy Related Issues Of Global & National Interest; Phytochemistry, Pharmacology of neuromedicines. Use and abuse of antibiotics and development of multidrug drug resistances.
Higher Education Higher education, science & technology in developing country and global scenario.
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Book
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A. K. Azad Chowdhury. Synthesis and Biological evaluation of actinomycin D analogues (Ph.D.Thesis). Department of Pharmacy, University of Manchester: Department of Pharmacy, University of Manchester, 1976 .
Journal Article
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A. K. Azad Chowdhury, B. W. Bycroft and M. F. A. Dove. "Synthesis of fluorovaline." Journal of Chemical Society, (U.K.) (1990) : .
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A. K. Azad Chowdhury and B. W. Bycroft. "Chiral synthesis of bis-homoquisqualic acid." J. Chem. Soc. (U.K.) (1990) : .
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A. K. Azad Chowdhury, M. U. Ahmed and Barun Chandra Sen. "A new steriodal alkaloid with antifertility activity from Marsdenia tinctoria." Ind. J. Med. Res (1989) : .
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A. K. Azad Chowdhury, Faisal Hashem, M. M. Bari and Shafiqur Rahman. "Antifertility activity of the ether extract and steroidal component (HF) of the extract of the flowers of Hibiscus rosa sinensis." Bangladesh Medical Research Council Bulletin (1988) : .
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A. K. Azad Chowdhury and R. H. Mannan. "Antidiabetic principles from Xanthium strumarium." Dhaka University Studies, B 35 , no.1 (1987) : 7-14 .
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A. K. Azad Chowdhury, Ishrat Jahan Jafurullah, S. A. Talukder and A. K. Azad Khan. "Biological activity of the alcohol extract and the glycosides of Hydrocotile asiatica Linn." Journal of Bangladesh Academy of Sciences 11 , no.1 (1987) : 75-82 .
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Gulshan Ara Latifa, M. Shafiq, S.I. Pervin and A.K. Azad Chowdhury. "Studies on the piscicidal property of the fresh roots of Tephrosia purpurea on fishes, Hetropneustes fossilis and Channa punctatus." Dhaka University Studies, Part E 2 , no.1 (1987) : 13-21 .
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Moniruddin Ahmed, S.A.R.Chowdhury, Md. Abdur Rashid and A.K. Azad Chowdhury. "Moringa olifera: A pharmacological study." Bangladesh Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology, 2 , no.1 (1986) : 24- 27 .
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Moniruddin Ahmed, S.M. Altaf Hossain, K.M.H.S. Sirajul Haque, Abdur Rashid and A.K. Azad Chowdhury. "Clinical trial of Moringa olifera for treatment of hypertension." Chest and Heart Bulletin X , no.1 (1986) : 1-14 .
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M. Ameen, R.M. Shahjahan, H.R. Khan and A.K. Azad Chowdhury. "Larvicidal effects of indigenous Derris elliptica root on Aedes aegypti (Diptera, Cullcidae)." International Quarterly of Entomology 1 (1985) : 39-43 .
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Gulshan Ara Latifa, Mahfuza Qadir Chowdhury, M.R. Khan, Sushanta Kumer Chakder and A. K. Azad Chowdhury. "Fat, Protein, Vitamin A, Iron, Calcium and Magnesium contents of adult and juvenile Tilapia nilotica, Linnaeus." Bangladesh J. physiol and Pharmacol 1 , no.1 (1985) : 17-19 .
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A.K. Azad Chowdhury and C and S.K. Chakder. "Antifertility activity of a traditional contraceptive pill comprising Acacia catechu, A. arabia and Tragia involucerta." Indian J. Med. Res 80 (1984) : 372-374 .
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A.K. Azad Chowdhury, Rashed A. Khaleque and Sushanta Kumer Chakder. "Oxytocic Principle(s) from Marsdenia tinctoria." The Dhaka University Studies Part B XXXII , no.1 (1984) : 85-88 .
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M. Ameen, A.K. Azad Chowdhury, H. Reza Khan and R. M. Shahjahan. "Insecticidal property of Derris elliptica (Wall) Benth (Leguminosae, Papillionaceae) roots against the larvae of Culex fatigans wood (Diptera: Culicidae)." Dhaka University Studies B XXXI , no.1 (1983) : 1-11 .
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M. Ameen, R.M. Shahjahan and A. K. Azad Chowdhury. "extracted from Derris elliptical Bentham (Leguminosae: Papillionaceae) on the larvae of Aedes aegypti (Linn) (Diptera: Culicidae)." The Journal of Bangladesh Academy of Sciences 7 , no.1 & 2 (1983) : 39-47 .
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A.K. Azad Chowdhury, Gulshan Ara Latifa and R. Ahmed. "Studies on the piscicidal property and rotenone content of indigenous Derris scandens." Bangladesh Journal of Scientific Research 3&4 (1982-83) : .
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Gulshan Ara Latifa, Lutfun Nahar, A.K. Azad Chowdhury and M. R. Khan. "Fat, protein, Vitamin A, iron, calcium and magnesium contents of adult and juvenile Puntius stigma." Journal of Bangladesh Academy of Sciences 6 , no.1&2 (1982) : 199-203 .
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A.K. Azad Chowdhury, Sushanta Kumer Chakder and A. K. Azad Khan. "Antifertility activity from Plumbago zeylanica." Indian J.Med. Res 76 , no.suppliment (1982) : 99-101 .
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A.K. Azad Chowdhury, Gulshan Ara Latifa, Shawkat Ara and R. Ahmed. "The potentiality of indigenous derris root in cleaning the predatory and weed fishes from nursery ponds." Dhaka University Studies, Part B XXIX , no.2 (1981) : 47-53 .
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A.K. Azad Chowdhury, Sushanta Kumer Chakder and A. K. Azad Khan. "Isolation and characterization of chemical constituents of Plumbago zeylanica root." Journal of Bangladesh Academy of Sciences 5 , no.1 (1981) : 71-74 .
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A. K. Azad Chowdhury, Jeffrey R. Brown and Robert B. Longmore. "Derivatization of amino-acids for solid phase synthesis of the peptide moiety of actinomycin D." Bangladesh Journal of Biological Sciences 9 , no.1 (1980) : 63-68 .
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A. K. Azad Chowdhury, Jeffrey R. Brown and Robert B. Longmore. "Synthesis and evaluation of actinomycin D-analogues derived from antimycin type compounds." European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry 15 (1980) : 29-13 .
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A. K. Azad Chowdhury, J.R. Brown and R.B. Longmore. "Solid phase synthesis of actinomycin D-analogue." Bangladesh Pharmaceutical Journal 7 , no.1 (1978) : 13-14 .
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B.W. Bycroft, A. K. Azad Chowdhury and M. F. A Dove. "Reactions of 1-hydroxyhalopropane with fluorinating agents." Journal of Flourine Chemistry, (U.K.) 12 (1978) : 45-52 .
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A. K. Azad Chowdhury, Jeffrey R. Brown and Robert B. Longmore. "Synthesis and evaluation of bis-diptide and bis-tripeptide analogues of actionamycin-D." Journal of Medicinal Chemistry 21 (1978) : 607-612 .
Conference Proceedings
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A.K. Azad Chowdhury, M Shohail, Sushanta Kumer Chakder and Shafiqur Rahman. "Study of the effect of depot medroxy progesterone acetate on serum vitamin A, beta Carotene and blood Iron levels in Bangladeshi users." The Proceedings of the Seventh Annual Contributors Conference of Bangladesh Dhaka: Fertility Research Programme, December 8&9, 1982 .
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A.K. Azad Chowdhury, Sushanta Kumer Chakder, A. Khaleque and Shafiqur Rahman. "Antifertility activity of traditional contraceptive pills (Comilla bori)." The Proceedings of Seventh Annual Contributors Conference of Bangladesh Fertility Research Programme Dhaka: Bangladesh Fertility Research Programme, December 8&9, 1982 .
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A.K. Azad Chowdhury. "Preparation and production of traditional medicine for primary health care." The Proceeding of the Third Nation al Workshop on Utilization of Traditional Medicine in Primary Health Care Mohakhali, Dhaka: WHO- BMRC, Mohakhali, Dhaka, December 18-23, 1980 .
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A.K. Azad Chowdhury, Sushanta Kumer Chakder and Shafiqur Rahman. "Chemical investigation on the indigenous contraceptive pill (Comilla Bori)." The Proceedings of the Sixth Annual Contributors Conference of Bangladesh Fertility Research Programme , pp. 152-156. Dhaka: Bangladesh Fertility Research Programme, December 14, 1981 .
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A. K. Azad Chowdhury and M. M. Rahman. "Oxaluria and Vitamin B6 inter relationship in human.." The Proceedings of the Eighth International Congress of the Biochemists and the Nutritionists, Czechoslovakia.: Eighth International Congress of the Biochemists and the Nutritionists,, 1969 .
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A. K. Azad Chowdhury. "The antifertility activity of the water soluble alkaloids and a peptide of Marsdenia tinctoria.." The Proceedings of Workshop of Herbal Medicine, sponsored by BMRC and WHO , pp. 41-48. Dhaka: BMRC and WHO, 11 to 25th Sept.1986 .
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