Md. Abu Sayem Khan has been working as a lecturer at the Department of Microbiology, University of Dhaka, since January, 2021. He completed his BS (Honors) and MS from the same department in 2015 and 2016, respectively. He joined at the Dept. of Microbiology, Primeasia University in October, 2018. He also worked as a scientific officer at Environmental Biotechnology Division, National Institute of Biotechnology, Savar, Dhaka. He attended different trainings on computer aided drug design, bioinformatic analysis, cell culture, and others. His current research interests include phage therapy for controlling antimicrobial resistant Salmonella in poultry, metagenomic analysis of hospital wastewater and relationship between AMR and biofilm among environmental pathogens.Read less
|Degree Name||Group/Major Subject||Board/Institute||Country||Passing Year|
|Masters||Microbiology||University of Dhaka||Bangladesh||2016|
|Bachelor||Microbiology||University of Dhaka||Bangladesh||2015|
|Title||Organization||Location||From Date||To Date|
|Assistant Professor||Department of Microbiology, University of Dhaka||30, Aug 2023||Currently Working|
|Lecturer||Department of Microbiology, University of Dhaka||03, Jan 2021||30-08-2023|
|Scientific Officer||National Institute of Biotechnology (NIB)||21, Apr 2019||03-01-2021|
|Lecturer||Department of Microbiology, Primeasia University||01, Oct 2018||20-04-2019|
|Subject||Description||Research Interest (Goal, Target Indicator)|
Microbial pathogenesis, Host-Pathogen interactions
Phage therapy, Oncogenic viruses
Metabolic pathways, Drug target
|Level of Study||Title||Supervisor||Co-Supervisor(s)||Name of Student(s)||Area of Research||Current Completion|
|Research Project Report/Other||Isolation and characterization of carbapenem resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa from hospital wastewater||Md. Abu Sayem Khan||Supantha Rivu||2022|
|Research Project Report/Other||Screening and characterization of chromium tolerant bacteria from poultry||Md. Abu Sayem Khan||Muzahidul Islam||2022|
|Subject||Project Name||Source of Fund||From Date||To Date||Collaboration|
|Microbiology||Whole genome sequencing to detect the co-occurrence of antimicrobial and heavy metal resistance gene in Salmonella spp. isolates from poultry||CRC, DU||01-07-2021||30-06-2023|
|No invited talk is found|
|SL||Collaboration & Membership Name||Type||Membership Year||Expire Year|
|1||Bangladesh society of Microbiologists||2022||Life Time|
Tanzina Akter, Modhusudon Shaha, Mohammad Al Mamun, Md Abu Sayem Khan and Abu Hashem "The role of the proton exchange membrane (PEM) in microbial fuel cell performance." Microbial Fuel Cells : Emerging trends in electrochemical applications. IOP Science, 2022 .
Md Abu Sayem Khan, Md Ibrahim Miah and Sabita Rezwana Rahman : A comprehensive immunoinformatic analysis of Chitin deacetylase’s and MP88 for designing multi-epitope vaccines against Cryptococcus neoformans, Journal of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics (impact factor:4.4) Taylor & Francis , 2023 .
Md Abu Sayem Khan, Md Ibrahim Miah, Zahidul Islam, Sunjida Afrin, Md Firoz Ahmed and Sabita Rezwana Rahman : Molecular docking and dynamics simulation study of medicinal fungi derived secondary metabolites as potential inhibitor for COVID-19 treatment, Informatics in Medicine Unlocked (impact factor:Citescore 8.0) Elsevier , 2023 .
Md Abu Sayem Khan, Md Ibrahim Miah and Sabita Rezwana Rahman : Subtractive proteomic analysis for identification of potential drug targets and vaccine candidates against Burkholderia pseudomallei K96243, Informatics in Medicine Unlocked (impact factor:3.373) Elsevier , 2022 .
Md Abu Sayem Khan, Rifat Parveen, Sheikh Ariful Hoque, Md Firoz Ahmed, Abu Shara Shamsur Rouf and Sabita Rezwana Rahman : Implementing in vitro and in silico approaches to evaluate anti-influenza virus activity of different Bangladeshi plant extracts, Advances in Traditional Medicine (impact factor:2.0) Springer , 2022 .
Talal Hossain, Md Abu Sayem Khan, Md Firoz Ahmed and Sabita Rezwana Rahman : Prevalence and molecular detection of multidrug-resistant Salmonella spp. isolated from eggshells in local market of Dhaka city, International Journal of One Health Veterinary World , 2022 .
Md Abu Sayem Khan and Sabita Rezwana Rahman : Use of Phages to Treat Antimicrobial-Resistant Salmonella Infections in Poultry, Veterinary Sciences (impact factor:2.518) MDPI , 2022 .
Mst Fatema Khatun, Md Abu Sayem Khan, Md Firoz Ahmed, Md Majibur Rahman and Sabita Rezwana Rahman : Assessment of foodborne transmission of Salmonella enteritidis in hens and eggs in Bangladesh, Veterinary Medicine and Science (impact factor:1.950) Wiley , 2022 .
Md Abu Sayem Khan, Zahidul Islam Nahid, Md Ibrahim Miah and Sabita Rezwana Rahman : Draft genome analysis of a multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa CMPL223 from hospital wastewater in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Journal of Global Antimicrobial Resistance (impact factor:4.6) Elsevier , 2022 .
Md Raisul Islam Rabby, SM Tanjil Shah, Md Ibrahim Miah, Md Shariful Islam, Md Abu Sayem Khan, Mohammad Saydur Rahman and Md Abdul Malek : Comparative analysis of bacteriological hazards and prevalence of Salmonella in poultry-meat retailed in wet- and super-markets in Dhaka city, Bangladesh, Journal of Agriculture and Food Research (impact factor:3.8) Elsevier , 2021 .
Md Abu Sayem Khan, Md Muktadir Rahman Ashik and Sabita Rezwana Rahman : Isolation of Bacteriophage from Eggs and Use of Excreta as Biocontrol Agent in Controlling Eggs Related Salmonellosis, Bangladesh Journal of Microbiology , vol.35 , no.1 , pp.37-44 , 2019 .
|National||National Science and Technology (NST) fellowship||2016||Bangladesh|