'When curiosity turns to serious matters, it's called research'

Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach

Research Experience


Project 3: Independent Project -Lead researcher (Mar 2020 - May 2021)

Project Title: The investigation of nonsynonymous SNPs of human SLC6A4 gene associated with depression: an in silico approach


  • Idea conceptualization, Literature review, Data collection  
  • Data curation and lead the research team 
  • Write entire original draft and participate in total editing process 
  • Learning: In silico techniques in the investigation of deleterious nsSNPs 
  • Research Update: Submitted  

Project 2: Research Intern (Jan 2019 - Jun 2019)

Professor O I Joarder DNA and Chromosome Research Lab, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh

Project Title: Characterization and biocontrol measurement of blast disease


  • Genomic DNA extraction, PCR 
  • In vitro Antimicrobial assay and microscopic data collection 
  • DNA sequence analysis and phylogeny construction 
  • Literature review, paper writing (discussion part) 
  • Research Update: Published 

Project 1: Undergraduate Research Assistance (Aug 2018 - Dec 2018)

Biometrical Genetics Laboratory, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh

Project Title: Combining ability analysis of superior crossbreed mulberry silkworm (Bombyx mori)


  • Data Collection: Collection of primary data (quantitative traits) of mulberry silkworm from BSRTI, Rajshahi, Bangladesh 
  • Research Design: Literature review, experimental design 
  • Combining ability analysis: To understand the nature of gene action involve in the inheritance and select best parental line 
  • Statistical analysis: Correlation, Regression, T test and ANOVA

Research Training

Basic Training on Biotechnology

National Institute of Biotechnology, Savar, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Dec (7-12) 2019


  • DNA Extraction, Gel Electrophoresis 
  • Restriction Digestion, DNA Quantification, PCR
  • Plant and Animal Cell Culture 
  • HPLC, DNA sequencing 
  • Basic Bioinformatics 

CRISPR System Design

BIO Bangla, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Nov (1-2) 2019


  • Theory Regarding CRISPR system 
  • In silico g-RNA design 
  • Hands on DH5-alpha cell engineering 
  • Schematic abstract presentation

Training on Research Methodology, Advanced Excel and SPSS

Department of Statistics, Rajshahi University, Bangladesh

Aug 2018 - Oct 2018


  • Advanced Excel formula 
  • Data analysis through Excel
  • Data analysis through SPSS
  • Rules and regulations of Research

Basic Training on Structure Based Drug Designing

MMDL Laboratory, BCSIR, Chattagram, Bangladesh

Aug (25-27) 2017


  • Chemical Structure Draw, Virtual Screening
  • Protein Modeling, Molecular Docking 
  • ADMET analysis, Ligand Design
  • Rational Drug Designing 


1. Islam, M. S., Sultana, R., Hasan, M. A., Alam, M. S., Sikdar, B., Kamaruzzaman, M., & Islam, M. A. (2020). Characterization and biocontrol measures of Pseudomonas syringae pv. syringae associated with citrus blast disease. Vegetos, 33(3), 555-569. DOI: 10.1007/s42535-020- 00138-1 (Read the Article)

Academic Conferences

1. Hasan M.A., Sultana R, Alam J., Islam M.A. Pathogen Derived Transgenic Plant and Their Resistant Mechanism: A Review. Poster presented at: National DNA and Genomic Research Conference 2019, 2019 May 02-03. (Read the abstract)

2. Islam M.S., Sultana R, Hasan M.A., Alam M.S., Islam M.A., Sikdar B. Molecular Detection of Fungal and Bacterial Pathogen Causing Diseases in Citrus sp. and Their Control Mechanism. Poster presented at: National DNA and Genomic Research Conference 2019, 2019 May 02-03. (Read  the Abstract)

3. Jabin T, Haque A, Hasan M.A., Islam S. Isolation, Characterization and Antibiogram Study of Pathogenic Bacterial Species from Raw and Pasteurized Cow Milk. Poster presented at: National DNA and Genomic Research Conference 2019, 2019 May 02-03. (Read the Abstract)


Idea Presentation

'Pathogen Derived Transgenic Plant: Learning from Vaccine'

BABG 1st National Congress
Bangladesh Association of Biotechnology Graduates (BABG)


DNA Quantification Lab, NIB, Bangladesh
NIB training Days
The Group, Famous Group
After 24 hours of Hectic Lab | Sophomore year, 2016 | Undergrad Life
First National Biotech Fest, Novo Theatre, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Polymorphism of Rose: Group Work, 2018, Rajshahi University, Undergrad Life