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Vidwan Score 9.5

95% Complete
57 Articles
2 Books
5 Projects
17 Awards

Dr Farhat Afrin

Associate Professor
JIS University

Publications

  • 57
    Journal Articles
  • 2
    Book
  • 4
    Conference
    Proceedings
  • 5
    Projects
  • 17
    Awards
  • 4
  • 2
  • 2
  • 11

Citations / H-Index

628 Citations
14 h-index
676 Citations

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Expertise

Biology

I have received Ph.D. from Jadavpur University and have worked at Indian Institute of Chemical Biology, Kolkata. I did postdoctoral research at Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, U.S.A. and Centre for Immunology and Infection, The Hull York Medical School, University of York, U.K. I have served the Department of Biotechnology, Jamia Hamdard (Hamdard University), New Delhi, as a Faculty member for 16 years. I then moved to Saudi Arabia where I worked in

Personal Information

Dr Farhat Afrin

1970 Female
Arch Waterfront, 17th Floor Salt Lake, Sector V, GP Block
Kolkata, West Bengal, India - 700091


Experience

  • Associate Professor

    Centre for Interdisciplinary Sciences, JISIASR

    JIS University,Kolkata

  • Assistant Professor

    Department of Biotechnology

    Jamia Hamdard,South Delhi

  • Lecturer - Senior Scale

    Department of Biotechnology

    Jamia Hamdard,South Delhi

  • Lecturer

    Department of Biotechnology

    Jamia Hamdard,South Delhi


Qualification

  • Postdoctorate (Commonwealth Academic Staff Fellow)

    University of York, UK

  • Postdoctorate (Biotechnology Overseas Associate)

    National Institutes of Health, USA

  • Ph.D.

    Indian Institute of Chemical Biology/ Jadavpur University


Honours and Awards

2022

International Association of Advanced Materials (IAAM) Scientist Award

IAAM

2019

Certificate (Award) of Appreciation for outstanding teaching and research

Taibah University, Saudi Arabia

2016

Certificate (Award) of Appreciation for Research and Publications

Taibah University, Saudi Arabia

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2022

International Association of Advanced Materials (IAAM) Scientist Award

IAAM

2019

Certificate (Award) of Appreciation for outstanding teaching and research

Taibah University, Saudi Arabia

2016

Certificate (Award) of Appreciation for Research and Publications

Taibah University, Saudi Arabia

2016

Certificate (Award) of Appreciation for Research and Academic credentials

Taibah University, Saudi Arabia

2013

Travel Award to participate in World Leish 5, Pernambuco, Brazil

Department of Biotechnology, Government of India (GoI)

2013

Travel Award to participate in World Leish 5, Pernambuco, Brazil

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, GoI

2011

Junior Faculty Travel Grant (Award) to participate in 98th AAI Annual Meeting - IMMUNOLOGY 2011TM - San Francisco, USA

American Association of Immunologists (AAI)

2010

Commonwealth Academic Staff Fellowship (Award) to pursue postdoctoral research in UK

United Grants Commission, GoI

2006

DST-FAST Track Proposal (Award) for Young Scientists

Department of Science & Technology, GoI

2006

International Fellowship (Award) for Young Indian Biomedical Scientists to work at NIH, USA

Indian Council of Medical research, GoI

2002

Biotechnology Overseas Associateship Award (DBT) to pursue postdoctoral research at NIH, USA

Department of Biotechnology, GoI

2001

Best Poster Award in XXVIII Annual Meeting of the Indian Immunology Society (IIS)

Indian Immunology Society

1998

Research Associateship (Award)

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, GoI

1993

CSIR-NET Fellowship (Award) for Research and Lectureship

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, GoI

1993

93 Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) Award

GATE, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India

1991

Fellowship for pursuing Masters in Biotechnology

Department of Biotechnology, GoI

1988

Merit Scholarship while pursuing graduation

Aligarh Muslim University

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Doctoral Theses Guided

2017

Antileishmanial activity of some Nigerian plants with ethnomedicinal history

Jamia Hamdard,Wandayi Amlabu

2015

Therapeutic potential of Azadirachta indica and Piper nigrum in visceral leishmaniasis

Jamia Hamdard,Garima Chouhan

2015

Efficacy of nanocarriers coupled artemisinin in visceral leishmaniasis

Jamia Hamdard,Muzamil Yaqub Want

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2017

Antileishmanial activity of some Nigerian plants with ethnomedicinal history

Jamia Hamdard,Wandayi Amlabu

2015

Therapeutic potential of Azadirachta indica and Piper nigrum in visceral leishmaniasis

Jamia Hamdard,Garima Chouhan

2015

Efficacy of nanocarriers coupled artemisinin in visceral leishmaniasis

Jamia Hamdard,Muzamil Yaqub Want

2015

Homing and engraftment potential of encapsulated stem cells

Jamia Hamdard,Siddharth Pandey

2015

Host tumor interactions during the radiosensitization of murine tumors by glycolytic inhibitor 2-deoxy-D-glucose

Jamia Hamdard,Abdullah Farooque

2014

Leishmanicidal activity of secondary metabolites from Artemisia annua against visceral leishmaniasis

Jamia Hamdard,Md. Islamuddin

2014

Cloning and characterization of Ruv family of helicases

Jamia Hamdard,Moaz Ahmad

2013

Stem cells: Molecular regulation of proliferation and hematopoiesis

Jamia Hamdard,Shilpa Sharma

2013

Stem cell differentiation: Studies on molecular regulation of osteoblast generation

Jamia Hamdard,Neeraj K. Satija

2012

Molecular regulation of hematopoetic stem cell transplantation in bone marrow

Jamia Hamdard,Menka Sharma

2012

Identification and characterization of ATP-dependent protease machinery in Plasmodium falciparum and designing its specific inhibitors

Jamia Hamdard,Sumit Rathore

2011

Plant derived molecules as potential antifungal agents

Jamia Hamdard,Intzar Ali

2007

Radiation-induced apoptosis and its modulation by some herbal preparations

Jamia Hamdard,Sandeep Shukla

2007

Modulatory effects of some herbal preparations on gamma-radiation induced DNA damage and repair

Jamia Hamdard,Pankaj Chowdhury

2006

Aldosterone synthase, endothelin-1 and Na+-K+-ATPase genes in relation to high altitude disorders

Jamia Hamdard,Charu Gupta

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Membership In Professional Bodies

2012

Cytometry Society

Life member

2000

Indian Immunology Society

Life member

1995

National Academy of Vector borne Diseases

Life member

2012

Cytometry Society

Life member

2000

Indian Immunology Society

Life member

1995

National Academy of Vector borne Diseases

Life member

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Membership In Committees

2022

Board of Studies, Centre for Interdisciplinary Sciences, JISIASR

Member

2019

Committee for Quality, Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences, Taibah University, Saudi Arabia

Member

2016

Statistics and Information Unit of Development and Quality Committee, National Committee for Academic Accreditation and Assessment, Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences, Taibah University, Saudi Arabia

Coordinator

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2022

Board of Studies, Centre for Interdisciplinary Sciences, JISIASR

Member

2019

Committee for Quality, Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences, Taibah University, Saudi Arabia

Member

2016

Statistics and Information Unit of Development and Quality Committee, National Committee for Academic Accreditation and Assessment, Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences, Taibah University, Saudi Arabia

Coordinator

2016

Research Project Committee, Dept. of Medical Lab. Technology, Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences, Taibah University, Saudi Arabia

Member

2015

Hematology and Immunology Track, Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences, Taibah University, Saudi Arabia

Member

2015

Microbiology Track, Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences, Taibah University, Saudi Arabia

Member

2014

Board of Studies, Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences, Taibah University, Saudi Arabia

Member

2014

Doctoral Committee, Department of Biotechnology, Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi

Member

2009

Board of Research Studies, Faculty of Science, Hamdard University, New Delhi

Member

1999

Academic Council, Hamdard University, New Delhi

Member

1999

Board of Studies, Department of Biotechnology, Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi

Member

1999

Hamdard Union of Teacher’s Association (HUTA), Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi

Member

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Research Projects

Evaluation of therapeutic efficacy of functionalized nanoparticles in visceral leishmaniasis

Funding Agency : Department of Biotechnology, GoI

Antileishmanial activity of Unani drugs against Leishmania donovani in vitro and in vivo

Funding Agency : Central Council for Research in Unani Medicine, AYUSH

Bioactivity-guided fractionation of Nyctanthes arbortristris and Artemisia annua extracts for antileishmanial activities against Leishmania donovani

Funding Agency : Department of Biotechnology, GoI

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Evaluation of therapeutic efficacy of functionalized nanoparticles in visceral leishmaniasis

Funding Agency : Department of Biotechnology, GoI

Antileishmanial activity of Unani drugs against Leishmania donovani in vitro and in vivo

Funding Agency : Central Council for Research in Unani Medicine, AYUSH

Bioactivity-guided fractionation of Nyctanthes arbortristris and Artemisia annua extracts for antileishmanial activities against Leishmania donovani

Funding Agency : Department of Biotechnology, GoI

Vaccination against visceral leishmaniasis using dendritic cells

Funding Agency : Department of Science and Technology, GoI

Development of two-photon fluorescent probes for proto-oncogenic kinases with potential applications in anticancer drug screening and targeted drug delivery

Funding Agency : SERB-CRG

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Publications (77)