Address:

    Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering Discipline, Khulna University, Bangladesh

    Email:

    isti_99@yahoo.com

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    +8801998902264

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Dr. Sk Amir Hossain

Associate Professor

Research Interest:

Yeast biochemistry, Protein engineering and Molecular biology

Education

PhD in Food Technology and Biotechnology, July, 2018 –University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia. Dissertation: Surface display of heterologous proteins in the yeast cell wall and their applications in biotechnology.

MS in Biotechnology, September 2008 – The Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden. Dissertation: Optimal pretreatment and resolubilisation in enzyme solutions.

BSC in Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering, January 2005 – Khulna University, Bangladesh.

Bio

Experiences

Associate Professor: Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering Discipline, Khulna University, Bangladesh, October 20, 2015 to Present.

Assistant Professor: Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering Discipline, Khulna University, Bangladesh, October 20, 2010 to October 19, 2015.

Lecturer: Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering Discipline, Khulna University, Bangladesh, October 20, 2008 to October 19, 2010.

Junior Lecturer: Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering Discipline, University of Development Alternative, Bangladesh, September, 2005 to September, 2006.

Publication

  1.  Hossain SA, Teparić R and Mrša V (2019) Comparison of two models of surface display of  xylose reductase in the Saccharomyces cerevisiae cell wall. Enzyme Microb Technol 123: 8-13.

2. Hossain SA, Švec D, Mrša V and Teparić R (2018) Overview of catalytic properties of fungal 
xylose reductases and molecular engineering approaches for improved xylose utilisation in 
yeast. Appl Food Biotechnol 5(2): 47-58.

3. Uddin SN, Majumder A, Islam KK, Hossain SA and Sarker PK (2015) Minimum free energy 
based evaluation of mRNAs secondary structures constructed by 18 clinically significant 
exonic Single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) and haplotypes of 5 missense SNPs of RB1 
gene. American J Biochem Biotechnol11(4): 191-199.

4. Rabbani MG, Hossain SA, Islam KK and Uddin SN (2014) Constitutive photomorphogensis 
protein1 (Cop1) mediated p53 pathway and its oncogenic role. Biomed Res and Therapy 1(5)
142-151.

5. Rashid HA, Hossain SJ, Hossain SA, Rahman MM, Kamruzzaman M (2015) Total 
polyphenols and DPPH free redicals scavenging activity in six leafy vegetables in Bangladesh. Asian J Pharm Res 5(3): 187-190.

6. Hossain SJ, Sultana MS, Taleb MA, Basar MH, Sarower MG, Hossain SA (2014) Antioxidant 
activity of ethanol and lipophilic extracts of common fruity vegetables in Bangladesh. Int J 
Food Prop 17: 2089-2099.

7. Hossain SA, Veide A, Janson CK (2011) Opitmal pre-treatment and resolubilizaiton of 
Protease B from Bacillus licheniformis. KMITL Sci. Tech. J. 11(1): 9-16.