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Name Dr. Maidul Hossain
Designation Assistant Professor
Office Phone No 03222-276554 Extn. 437
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Address Dept. of Chemistry & Chemical Technology, Vidyasagar University
Educational Qualification
Degree NameInstituteYear of passing/awarded

Career Profile / Teaching Experience
Assistant Professor,Department of chemistry and chemical technology,Vidyasagar University since 28 March,2012

Specialization/Research Area
Field of SpecializationResearch Area/ Areas of Interest
Inorganic chemistry
Interaction of small molecules with nuclic acids and serum proteins
chemical & green synthesis of nanoparticle and their application in sensing and real sample analysis

Conference/ Symposium /Journal Paper / Books Published
International Publication
TitlePublished inYearPublished by
Intramolecular macrolactonization, photophysical and biological studies of new class of polycyclic pyrrole derivatives†Org. Biomol. Chem.,15, 2411-24212017RSC
Greensynthesis of silver nanoparticles using Pongamia pinnata seed: Characterization, antibacterial property, and spectroscopic investigation of interaction with human serum albuminJ. Mol. Recognit,30, e25652017Wiley
Spectroscopic investigation on interaction of biogenic, Croton bonplandianum leaves extract mediated potential bactericidal silver nanoparticles with human hemoglobin and human serum albuminJ. Biomol. Struct. Dyn.28,1-132017Taylor and Francis
A square pyramidal copper(II) complex of a Schiff base ligand: synthesis, crystal structure, antibacterial and DNA interaction studiesTransit. Met. Chem. 42,69–782017Springer
Molecular binding of toxic phenothiazinium derivatives, azures to bovine serum albumin: A comparative spectroscopic, calorimetric, and in silico studyJ. Mol. Recognit,10.1002/jmr.26092017Wiley
Spectroscopic interaction study of human serum albumin and human hemoglobin with Mersilea quadrifolia leaves extract mediated silver nanoparticles having antibacterial and anticancer activityJ. Mol. Struct. 1141,584–5922017Elsevier
Synthesis of a Naturally Occurring Plant Alkaloid Berberine Analogue and Its Application in Nanomolar Selective Detection of Hydrazine in Free and DNA-Binding SituationChemistrySelect 2017, 2, 6519 – 65282017Wiley
Potential targetability of multi-walled carbon nanotube loaded with silver nanoparticles photosynthesized from Ocimum tenuiflorum (tulsi extract) in fertility diagnosisJ Drug Target., 2017 25:616-6252017Taylor and Francis
) Probing suitable therapeutic nanoparticles for controlled drug delivery and diagnostic reproductive health biomarker developmentMater Sci Eng C Mater Biol Appl. 61,235-245.2016Elsevier
Synthesis, Characterization and Crystal Structure of a New 3D Cadmium(II) Coordination Polymer: Binding Interaction with DNA and Double Stranded RNAOrganomet Polym 26, 806–818.2016springer
Sensing of tryptophan by a non-toxic cobalt(II) complexRSC Adv.,6, 95888-958962016RSC
Comparative Nanoscale Interaction of TiO2/ZnO/Cu with Human Spermatozoa for Biomedical Application.Advanced Science, Engineering and Medicine, 8, 360-3692016ASP
Pyrido[1,2-a]pyrimidinium ions – a novel bridgehead nitrogen heterocycles: synthesis, characterisation, and elucidation of DNA binding and cell imaging propertiesOrg Biomol Chem. 13, 8037-8047.2015RSC
Amphotericin B and Anidulafungin Directly Interact with DNA and Induce Oxidative Damage in Mammalian Genome.Mol Biosyst. 11, 2551-2559.2015RSC
Synthesis, X-ray Structure of a New Zinc(II) Coordination Polymer : Interaction With DNA, Double Stranded RNA and Elucidation of the Molecular Aspects of the Binding to Bovine Serum AlbuminRSC Adv.4, 57855-578682014RSC
Gold nanoparticles alter Taq DNA polymerase activity during polymerase chain reactionRSC Adv. 3, 20793-207992013RSC
Thermodynamics of the DNA binding of biogenic polyamines: Calorimetric and spectroscopic investigations. J. Chem. Thermodyn. 57,445-453.J. Chem. Thermodyn. 57,445-453.2013Elsevier
Influence of Galloyl moiety in interaction of epicatechin with bovineserum albumin: A spectroscopic and thermodynamic characterizationPLoS ONE. 7(8),
Interaction of carbon nanoparticles to serum albumin: elucidation of the extent ofperturbation of serum albumin conformations and thermodynamical parametersJournal of Hazardous Materials. 248– 249, 238– 2452013Elsevier
Studies on alpha-, beta-, and gama-cyclodextrin inclusion complexes of isoquinoline alkaloids berberine, palmatine and coralyne.J. Incl. Phenom. Macrocycl. Chem. DOI 10.1007/s10847-013-0301-62013Springer
Characterization of DNA Binding Property of the HIV-1Host Factor and Tumor Suppressor Protein Integrase Interactor 1 (INI1/hSNF5)PLoS ONE. 8(7),
Binding of plant alkaloids berberine and palmatine to serum albumins: A thermodynamic investigation.Mol. Biol. Rep. 40, 553-566.2013Springer
Binding of isoquinoline alkaloids berberine, palmatine, and coralyne to hemoglobin. Structural and thermodynamic characterization.Mol. BioSyst. 9, 143-153.2013RSC
Biophysical studies of mutated K562 DNA (Erythroleukemic cells) binding to adriamycin and daunomycin reveal that mutations induce structural changes influencing binding behavior. .J. Biomol. Struct. Dyn. 31,331-341.2013Taylor and Francis
Binding of two 9-O-alkyl amino berberine analogs to an RNA triplex. Structural and thermodynamic aspects.PLoS ONE 7(5),
Structural aspects and thermodynamics of binding of sanguinarine to tRNAPhe.J. Biomol. Struct. Dyn. 30, 215-225.2012Taylor and Francis
Investigations on the interaction of the phototoxic alkaloid coralyne with serum albumins.Chemosphere 87,775-781.2012Elsevier
Intercalation and induction of strand breaks by adriamycin and daunomycin: A study with human genomic DNA.DNA Cell Biol. 31,377–386.2012Mary Ann Liebert, Inc.
Effect of the 13 position substitution of the anticancer alkaloid berberine on its DNA binding: spectroscopic and calorimetric approachJ. Phys. Chem. B 116, 2314-2324.2012ACS
Study on the thermodynamics of the binding of iminium and alkanolamine forms of the anticancer agent sanguinarine to human serum albumin.J. Chem. Thermodyn. 47, 90–99.2012Elsevier
Binding of the phenothiazinium dye methylene blue with single stranded polyriboadenylic acid.Dyes Pigments 92, 1376-1383.2012Elsevier
Calorimetric and thermal analysis studies on the binding of phenothiazinium dye thionine with DNA polynucleotides.J. Chem. Thermodyn. 43, 1036-1043.2011Elsevier
Interaction of the plant alkaloid sanguinarine with bovine serum albumin.PLoS ONE 6(4),
Enhanced DNA binding of 9-?-amino alkyl ether analogs of plant alkaloid berberine.DNA Cell Biol. 30(2), 123-133.2011Mary Ann Liebert, Inc.
Sequence selective binding of phenazinium dyes, phenosafranin and safranin O to guanine-cytosine deoxyribopolynucleotides: Spectroscopic and thermodynamic studies.J. Phys. Chem. B 114, 15278-15287.2010ACS
Base pair specificity and energetics of binding of phenazinium molecules phenosafranin and safranin-O to deoxyribonucleic acids: A comparative study.Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys 12, 12771-12779.2010RSC
Thermodynamic profiles of the DNA binding of benzophenanthridines sanguinarine and ethidium: A comparative study with sequence specific polynucleotides.J. Chem. Thermodyn. 42, 1273-1280.2010Elsevier
Base specificity and energetics of the interaction of thionine to deoxyribonucleic acids: Spectroscopic and calorimetric approach.Biophys. Chem. 148, 93-103.2010Elsevier
DNA intercalation of methylene blue and quinacrine: New insights into base and sequence specificity from structural and thermodynamic studies with polynucleotides.Mol. BioSystems 5, 1311-13222009RSC
Interaction of small molecules to double stranded RNA: Spectroscopic, viscometric and calorimetric study of hoechst and proflavine binding to poly(C).poly(G) structures.DNA Cell Biol. 28(4): 209-219.2009Mary Ann Liebert, Inc.
DNA binding of benzophenanthridine compounds sanguinarine versus ethidium: Comparative binding and thermodynamic profile of intercalation.J. Chem. Thermodyn. 41, 764-774.2009Elsevier
Energetics of the binding of phototoxic and cytotoxic plant alkaloid sanguinarine to DNA: Isothermal titration calorimetric studies.J. Mol. Struct. 889, 54-63.2008Elsevier
DNA intercalation by quinacrine and methylene blue: comparative binding and thermodynamic characterization study.DNA Cell Biol. 27, 81-90.2008Mary Ann Liebert, Inc.
RNA targeting by DNA binding drugs: structural, conformational and energetic aspects of the binding of quinacrine and DAPI to A-form and HL-form of poly(rC).poly(rG).Biochim. Biophys. Acta 1770, 1636-1650.2007Elsevier
Molecular aspects on the specific interaction of cytotoxic plant alkaloid palmatine to poly(A).Int. J. Biol. Macromol. 39 210-221.2006Elsevier
RNA specific molecules: Cytotoxic plant alkaloid palmatine binds strongly to poly(A).Biorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 16, 2364-2368.2006Elsevier

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Ph. D. Thesis Guidence
Ongoing / Submitted Ph. D. Thesis
Scholar NameThesis TitleCo SupervisorStatusComplete in Year
Somnath Dassynthesis of nanoparticle and their application in sensing and interaction with serum protein Ongoing 
Gopal chandra JanaSynthesis of 13-(substituted) berberine and their interaction with deoxyribonucleic acids (DNA) Ongoing 
Sk. NayimSynthesis of 9-o(substituted) berberine and their interaction with deoxyribonucleic acids (DNA) Ongoing 

Project Work

Ongoing Project Works
Project titleWorked asFunding AgencyAmount in Rs.Duration in yearsPeriod
Year to Year
Synthesis and Characterization of Nanoparticles (Metal) and Their Interaction with Serum proteinsPIDST25000003 year20142017

Completed Project Works
Project titleWorked asFunding AgencyAmount in Rs.Duration in yearsPeriod
Year to Year
Interaction of single strand and double strand RNA with phenothiazinium dyes: A comparative spectroscopic and thermodynamic studyPIUGC6000002 year20132015

Membership of Learned Society 
Indian Biophysical Society
DNA Society of India.
Society of bilogical chemists(india)

Conference /Seminar/Workshop Attended/Organised

Conference /Seminar/Workshop Attended

Title of the Seminar/Conference/WorkshopYearRoleHeld at and Organiser
The 17th IUPAB International Biophysics Congress (17th IBC), in Beijing, China.2011paper presentationIUPAB

Conference /Seminar/Workshop Organised

Award NameAwarded ByYear
• Prof. G.N. Ramachandran Young Scientist Travel AwardIndian Biophysical Society2011
Young Scientist Travel AwardIUPAB2011

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