Dr Md Mustahsan Billah
Research Assistant

Dr Md Mustahsan Billah

PhD in Pharmacology, Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm), and Master of Pharmacy (M.Pharm) in Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacology 

Medicine & Health
School of Biomedical Sciences

Md Mustahsan Billah has recently completed a PhD in Pharmacology from the School of Medical Sciences, UNSW Sydney, Australia. His PhD research focuses on Paternal obesity and Micronutrient supplementation, where micronutrient supplement is designed to mitigate the effect of paternal obesity on subsequent generations. He also received a Bachelor of Pharmacy (B. Pharm) and Master of Pharmacy (M. Pharm) degree in Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacology from Noakhali Science and Technology University, Bangladesh in 2013 and 2015 respectively. Mr. Billah has over six years of teaching experience. He has published over fifteen research articles in reputed peer-reviewed journals. He is keen to keep abreast of recent developments in Pharmacology and expand his research horizons and explore new approaches, techniques and experimental models in the field of Obesity and associated complications.

Level 3 East, Wallace Wurth Building (C27)
  • Journal articles | 2022
    Billah MM; Khatiwada S; Lecomte V; Morris MJ; Maloney CA, 2022, 'Ameliorating high-fat diet-induced sperm and testicular oxidative damage by micronutrient-based antioxidant intervention in rats', European Journal of Nutrition, vol. 61, pp. 3741 - 3753, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-022-02917-9
    Journal articles | 2022
    Billah MM; Khatiwada S; Morris MJ; Maloney CA, 2022, 'Effects of paternal overnutrition and interventions on future generations', International Journal of Obesity, vol. 46, pp. 901 - 917, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41366-021-01042-7
    Journal articles | 2018
    Ahamed SK; Khan MIH; Billah MM; Hossain MS, 2018, 'Methanol extract of solanum violaceum root possesess antiobesity, hypolipidemic, thrombolytic and membrane stabilizing activity', Marmara Pharmaceutical Journal, vol. 22, pp. 96 - 102, http://dx.doi.org/10.12991/mpj.2018.47
    Journal articles | 2018
    Billah M; Rana SMM; Akter N; Hossain MS, 2018, 'Analysis of serum electrolyte and lipid profile in young Bangladeshi female with Type II Diabetes', Cogent Biology, vol. 4, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/23312025.2018.1431474
    Journal articles | 2016
    Roka G; Pandaya S; Ferdous MRU; Pandey M; Pokhrel NR; Shrestha R; Alam TT; Billah MM; Ahamed SK, 2016, 'Susceptibility to patterns of ciprofloxacin among nalidixic acid-resistant Salmonella isolates collected in Banepa, Nepal from enteric fever patients', Journal of Biological Research (Italy), vol. 89, pp. 47 - 50, http://dx.doi.org/10.4081/jbr.2016.5527
    Journal articles | 2015
    Billah MM; Rana SMM; Hossain MS; Ahamed SK; Banik S; Hasan M, 2015, 'Ciprofloxacin residue and their impact on biomolecules in eggs of laying hens following oral administration', International Journal of Food Contamination, vol. 2, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s40550-015-0019-x
    Journal articles | 2015
    Naim Z; Billah MM; Ibrahim M; Debnath D; Masud Rana SM; Arefin P; Mukul MEH, 2015, 'Anti-inflammatory, analgesic and anti-nociceptive efficacy of peel of abelmoschus esculentus fruits in laboratory animal', Current Drug Therapy, vol. 10, pp. 113 - 121, http://dx.doi.org/10.2174/157488551002151222161409
    Journal articles | 2014
    Billah MM; Rana SMM; Hossain MS; Saifuddin AKM; Islam SKMA; Naim Z; Barua S, 2014, 'Determination of the presence and pharmacokinetic profile of ciprofloxacin by TLC and HPLC method respectively in broiler chicken after single oral administration', Journal of Antibiotics, vol. 67, pp. 745 - 748, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ja.2014.56
    Journal articles | 2014
    Kuri S; Billah MM; Masud Rana SM; Naim Z; Islam MM; Hasanuzzaman M; Ali MR; Banik R, 2014, 'Phytochemical and in vitro biological investigations of methanolic extracts of Enhydra fluctuans Lour.', Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine, vol. 4, pp. 299 - 305, http://dx.doi.org/10.12980/APJTB.4.2014C677
    Journal articles | 2014
    Masud Rana SM; Billah MM; Hossain MS; Saifuddin AKM; Azizul Islam SKM; Banik S; Naim Z; Raju GS, 2014, 'Susceptibility of microorganism to selected medicinal plants in Bangladesh', Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine, vol. 4, pp. 911 - 917, http://dx.doi.org/10.12980/APJTB.4.201414B362
    Journal articles | 2014
    Raju GS; Moghal MMR; Hossain MS; Hassan MM; Billah MM; Ahamed SK; Rana SMM, 2014, 'Assessment of pharmacological activities of two medicinal plant of Bangladesh: Launaea sarmentosa and Aegialitis rotundifolia roxb in the management of pain, pyrexia and inflammation', Biological Research, vol. 47, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/0717-6287-47-55
    Journal articles | 2013
    Ali MR; Billah MM; Hassan MMD; Dewan SMR; Al-Emran M, 2013, 'Enhydra fluctuans Lour: A review', Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology, vol. 6, pp. 927 - 929
    Journal articles | 2013
    Raju GS; Moghal MMR; Dewan SMR; Amin MN; Billah MM, 2013, 'Characterization of phytoconstituents and evaluation of total phenolic content, anthelmintic, and antimicrobial activities of Solanum violaceum Ortega', AVICENNA JOURNAL OF PHYTOMEDICINE, vol. 3, pp. 313 - 320, https://www.webofscience.com/api/gateway?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000215184500003&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Journal articles | 2002
    Billah MM; Cooper N; Minnicozzi M; Warneck J; Wang P; Hey JA; Kreutner W; Rizzo CA; Smith SR; Young S; Chapman RW; Dyke H; Shih NY; Piwinski JJ; Cuss FM; Montana J; Ganguly AK; Egan RW, 2002, 'Pharmacology of N-(3,5-dichloro-1-oxido-4-pyridinyl)-8-methoxy-2-(trifluoromethyl)-5-quinoline carboxamide (SCH 351591), a novel, orally active phosphodiesterase 4 inhibitor', JOURNAL OF PHARMACOLOGY AND EXPERIMENTAL THERAPEUTICS, vol. 302, pp. 127 - 137, http://dx.doi.org/10.1124/jpet.302.1.127
  • Conference Abstracts | 2020
    Billah MM; Khatiwada S; Lecomte V; Morris MJ; Maloney CA, 2020, 'Effect of high fat diet induced paternal obesity and micronutrient intervention on offspring testicular antioxidant capacity', in HUMAN REPRODUCTION, OXFORD UNIV PRESS, ELECTR NETWORK, Vol. 35, pp. 171 - 171, presented at 36th Virtual Annual Meeting of the European-Society-of-Human-Reproduction-and-Embryology (ESHRE), ELECTR NETWORK, 05 July 2020 - 08 July 2020, https://www.webofscience.com/api/gateway?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000552121500355&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1

Prime-Minister Gold Medal Award, Bangladesh, 2013
Vice –Chancellor’s Gold Medal Award, NSTU, Bangladesh, 2012.
National Science and Technology Fellowship Award, Bangladesh, 2013.
University Grant Commission (UGC) Scholarship, Bangladesh, 2013.
Merit Scholarship, NSTU, Bangladesh, 2008-2012.
Chittagong Board Govt. Scholarship-2005, Bangladesh.