Faculty Member Profile

Imrul Hasan
Biochemistry and Biotechnology

Molecular and Cellular mechanism of non-transmissible diseases as well as tropical infectious diseases prevalent in Bangladesh.
I have a dream of accelerating scientific research in my department through national and international effective collaborations.

1. Kawser Z, Hossain M, Suliman S, Lockman S, Gitaka J, Bandawe G, Rahmat R, Afrad MH, Rahman MZ, Hasan I, Siddik AB, Miller G, Walt DR, Ivers LC, LaRocque RC, Harris JB, &  Qadri F (2022). An Assessment of a Rapid SARS-CoV-2 Antigen Test in Bangladesh. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 107(4):845-849. doi:10.4269/ajtmh.22-0068
2. Bhuiyan TR, Akhtar M, Khaton F, Rahman SI, Ferdous J, Alamgir ASM, Rahman M, Kawser Z, Hasan I, Calderwood SB, Harris JB, Charles RC, LaRocque RC, Ryan ET, Banu S, Shirin T, & Qadri F (2022). Covishield vaccine induces robust immune responses in Bangladeshi adults. IJID Regions, 3, 211–217. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijregi.2022.04.006
3. Saha SK, Saba AA, Hasib M, Rimon RA, Hasan I, Alam MS, Mahmud I, & Nabi A.H.M.N. (2021). Evaluation of D-loop hypervariable region I variations, haplogroups and copy number of mitochondrial DNA in Bangladeshi population with type 2 diabetes. Heliyon, 7(7), e07573. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.heliyon.2021.e07573

Academic Qualifications

o Master of Science (2018)
  Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  University of Dhaka
  Result: 3.88 on a scale of 4
  Dissertation: Association of polymorphic CDKN2A rs3731249 and ARID5B rs10821936 variants with bladder cancer in Bangladeshi population
o Bachelor of Science (2017)
   Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology University of Dhaka
   Result: 3.73 on a scale of 4

   Awards/Honors Received

o Dhaka University Merit Scholarship (2020)
   Directorate of Secondary and Higher Education, Government of the Peoples' Republic of Bangladesh
o National Science and Technology Fellowship (2018)
   Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of the Peoples' Republic of Bangladesh
o Professor Syed Saleheen Qadri Scholarship (2017)
   Outstanding academic achievement at undergraduate level
o Best Scientific Poster Presentation (2017)
   8th National Biochemistry Olympiad, Bangladesh