About Neuroscience Founding Director

Bio-data of Prof. Dr. Md. Khalilur Rahman

Name: Dr. Md. Khalilur Rahman, (Ph.D.,Tokyo)
Date of Birth: 19-03-1951
Present Designations: Professor, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, University of Dhaka, Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh and Founding Director, Neuroscience Research Center of Dhaka University (NRCDU). Email-profkhalilurrahman@yahoo.com , khalilur51@du.ac.bd
Cell-01915682149,
Mailing Address: Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Dhaka. Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh.

Educational qualifications

1. Secondary School Certificate (SSC).,1967, Dhaka Collegiate School, Dhaka, Dhaka Board, Bangladesh (stood 5th in order of Merit).

2. Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC).,1969, Dhaka College (Govt.), Dhaka Board, Bangladesh.

3. B.Sc.,(Hons),1972, Department of Biochemistry, University of Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

4. M.Sc.,(Thesis), 1973, Department of Biochemistry, University of Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

5. Dip-in-Nutrition & Dietetics,1976, INFS, Dhaka University, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

6. Dip-in-Chemistry & Chem. Engg.,1980, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan.

7. Ph.D. 1982, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan.

Postdoctoral Research & Studies

1. Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan, 1982-1984

2. The International Centre for Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology (ICGEB), Trieste, Italy, 1989-1993.

Positions Held
1. Research Fellow, Department of Biochemistry, University of Dhaka, 1st July-1st Nov. 1976.

2. Lecturer, Department of Biochemistry, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh, 5th Nov.’76-30th Sep.’’80.

3. Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh, 1st Oct,1980-28th March 1986. Chairman, Dept. of Biochemistry, Rajshahi University.

4. Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh, 29th March
1986-8th April 1987.

5. Chairman, Department of Biochemistry, University of Rajshahi, Two terms, 1980-1981, 1984-1987.

6. Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh, 9th April 1987-5th. July, 1994.

7. Chairman, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Dhaka, , 1995-1998.

8. Professor, Department of Biochemistry, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh, 6th July 1994-to Date.

9. Pro-Vice Chancellor, National University, Bangladesh. November 2001 to September 2004.

10.Vice Chancellor, Mawlana Bhashani Science & Technology University, Sontosh, Tangail, from
September, 2004 to March, 2007.

11.Visiting Professor (Adjunct Faculty Member), International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences
(ICCBS), K.U., since 2010, to date.

12. Founding Director, Neuroscience Research Center of Dhaka University, since 1 Feb. 2016 to date.

Special Training

Enzymology, Neurochemistry, Molecular Biology and Nutrition.

Number of Total Publications:

Full Research Papers: 70
Abstracts of Research: 30
Popular Scientific Articles: 30
Books in Bengali: 7, Chapter in Books: 1)Advances in Neurology, Raven Press, Volume 40, pp. 467-473(1984), U.S.A. 2)Stress:Gordon and Breach Sci. Publ., New York, pp.525-433 (1984), U.S.A.
Discoveries:
Established several highly sensitive assays for enzymes and drugs.

Discovered the enzyme aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase in the mammalian blood for the first time.

Purified and characterized five different new Human cell DNA Helicase Enzymes.

Country Visited
Japan, Singapore, Hong Kong, South Korea, China, Malaysia, Thailand, India, Pakistan, Italy, Germany, Czechoslovakia, Yugoslavia, Austria, Switzerland, U.A.E, U.S.A, U.K, K.S.A. etc.
Extra-curricular Activities at the Academic Institutions
1. Provost, Zahurul Huq Hall, University of Dhaka

2. Senate Member, Teacher’s Representative, University of Dhaka, 2000-2003

3. Executive Member, Dhaka University Teacher’s Association, 1998

4. President, Dhaka University Club, 1999, 2000, 2001

5. Executive Member, Dhaka University Teachers Co-operative Society, 2000-2004

6. President, Dhaka University Housing Society, 2005-2008

7. Former Senate Member, Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka.

8. Former Senate Member, Khulna University, Khulna.

9. Former Governing Body Member, Medical College for Women, Uttara, Dhaka.

10.Former Governing Body Chairman, Bangladesh Home Economics College, Dhanmondi, Dhaka.

11.Former Governing Body Chairman, Kalu Shah Degree College, Saturia, Manikgonj.

12.Former Governing Body Chairman, Hafizuddin Degree College, Manikgonj.

13. Former Governing Body Chairman, Begum Jarina Degree College, Manikgonj.

14. Life Donor Member and Former Chairman of Management Committee of Daragram High School, Saturia, Manikgonj.

15. Founding Member, Thematic Group, COMSATS., TWAS.

Memberships of the Societies:

1. Life Member of Bangladesh Biochemical Society. Treasurer of the Society from Jan. 1988 to Dec., 1990 & 1995-2002.

2. Life Member of the Bangladesh Nutritional Society.

3. Life Member of the Bangladesh Association for the Advancement of Science (BAAS), since 1987; Local Secretary BAAS Conference, 1986.

4. Life Member, Japanese University Graduates Association of Bangladesh, since 1988; Joint Secretary, 1988-1989.

5. Ordinary Member, Tokyo Institute of Technology Alumni Association, Tokyo, Japan.

6. Ordinary Memeber of the Association of Overseas Technical Scholarship, Dhaka (Bangladesh) and Tokyo (Japan).

7. Life Member of the Bangladesh Society of Biotechnologists; treasurer, Jan., 1989- Dec., 1990.

8. Associate Member of the ICTP, Trieste, Italy, 1986-1993.

9. Executive Member, Committee of Biotechnology, The Bangladesh Academy of Sciences, Dhaka.

10. Executive Member of the Centre for Advance Studies and Research in Biol. Science, University of Dhaka, Jan., 1989 for several terms.

11. Council Member, Centre for Biotechnology, Dhaka University , Dhaka, Jan., 1989 for several terms.

12. Ordinary Member of the European Society of Human genetics, Jan., 1991 to Date.

13. Executive Member, The Nutritional Society of Bangladesh.

14. Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Biotechnology, Journal of Bangladesh Society of Biotechnologists.

15. Member, Editorial Board, Journal of BCSIR, Bangladesh.

16. President, Alumni Association of Tokyo-Tech UNESCO Course (ATTUNE), TIT, Japan. 2009 to date

17. Adviser, Japanese Universities Alumni Association of Bangladesh (JUAAB), Bangladesh.

18. Former Adviser, Bangladesh Society of Pharmaceutical Professionals.

19. Adviser, Manikgonj Literary and Cultural Council, Dhaka.

20. Life Donor Member of Gopal Pur High School, Saturia, Manikgonj.

21. Founder of “ DR. MD. KHALILUR RAHMAN LIBRARY” Adjunct to Gopal Pur High School.

22. Chairman of Functional Bodies of Gopal Pur Samity (Club), Saturia, Manikgonj.

Some Selective Publications
1. M. K. Rahman T. Nagatsu and T. Kato: New and highly sensitive assay for 5-hydroxytryptophan decarbxylase activity by high performance liquid chromatography-voltammetry. J. Chromatogr. Vol. 221-265-270(1980), The Netherlands.

2. M. K. Rahman, T. Nagatsu and T. Kato: Aromatic L-amino acid Decarboxylase activity in central and peripheral tissues and serum of rats with L-DOPA and L-5 hydroxytrytophan as substrates. Biochem. Pharmaco., Vol. 30, 645-649(1981), UK.

3. M. K. Rahman, T. Nagatsu, and T. Kato: Determination of aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase in serum of various animals detection. Life Sci., Vol. 28, 485-492 (1981) USA.

4. M. K. Rahman, T. Nagatsu, and H. Narabayashi: Aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase activities with L-DOPA and L-5-Hydroxytryptophan as substrates in human brains of control and Patients with extrapyramidal diseases. Biomed. Res., Vol. 2, No. 5, 450-566 (1981), Japan.

5. M. K. Rahman and Nagatsu: Development changes in rat serum aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase with L-DOPA and L-5-hydroxytryptophan as substrates. Biochem. Interi., vol. 3, No. 6, 593-609 (1981), Australia.

6. M. K. Rahman and T. Nagatsu: Demonstration of aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase activity in human brain with L-DOPA and L-5-hydroxytryptophan as substrates by high performance liquid chromatography with electrochemical detectin. Neurochem. Interl., Vol. 4, No. 1-6 (1982), U.K.

7. M. K. Rahman, T. Nagatsu and M. Masuda: Effect of pyridoxal phosphate deficiency on aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase activity with L-DOPA and L-hydroxytryptophan as substrates Japanese J. Pharmaco., Vol. 32, 803-811 (1982), Japan.

8.T. Nagatsu, T. Yamaguchi, M. K. Rahman, J. Trocewicz, K. Oka, Y. Hirata, I. Nagatsu, H. Narabayashi, T. Kondo and R. lizuka; Catecholamine- ralated enzymes and biopterin cofactor in Parkinson’s diseases. Advances in Neurology, Reven Press, Vol. 40, 467-473 (1984), U.S.A.

9. T. Nagatsu, M. Ikeda, H. Inagaki and M. K. Rahman: Effect of Stress on central monoaminergic neurons as measured by in vivo voltammetry, and on serum aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase activity of spontaneously hypertensive rats. “Stress”: The role of Catecholamines and other Neurotransmitters” Gordon and Breach Sci. Publ., New York, 425-433 (1884), U. S. A.

10. M. K. Rahman, T. Nagatsu, A. Togari, K. Kojima and K. Takahashi: Presence of endogenous inhibitor of aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase in monkey serum. Mol. Cell. Bioche., Vol. 63, 53-58 (1984), U.S. A.

11. M.K. Rahman, A.B.M. Jamaluddin. G. Sarwar and M.A. Rahim: Assay of cloxacillin in human scrum utilizing high-performance liquid chromatography and ultra-violet detection. J. Chromatogr. (Biomed. Applications), Vol. 490, No. 1, 243-246 (1989), The Netherlands.

12. M. K. Rahman, A. B. M. Jamaluddin, G. Sarwar and M. A. Rahim: High Performance liquid Chromatography-UV assay for rifampicin in human serum. J. Chromatogr. (Biomed. Applications), Vol. 525, No. 2, 495-497 (1990), The Netherlands.

13. Nerendra Tuteja, M. K. Rahman, L. Kang and A. Falaschi: A DNA-helicase from human cells. Nucleic Acid Res., Vol. 18, No. 23, 3613-3618 (1990), U. K.

14. N. Tuteja, K. Rahman, R. Tuteja and A Falaschi: DNI-Helicase-IV from human cells. Nucleic Acid Res., Vol. 19, No. 13. 3613-3618 (1991) U. K.

15. N. Tuteja, K. Rahman, R. Tuteja and A. falaschi: Human DNA helicases, Edt. Thomas kelly and Bruce Stillman Published by Cold-Spring Harbour Lab., September 8 (1991), U.S.A.

16. A. falaschi, K. Rahman, R. Tuteja and N. Tuteja: Isolation and characterization of human DNA- helicasses (HDH): EMBO-Workshop peper on Molecular Biology of DNA-Replication, 6-11 September (1992), Leucern, Switzerland.

17. N. Tuteja, K. Rahman, R. Tuteja and A. Falaschi: DNA helicase III from Hela cells: An enzyme that acts preferentially on partially unwound DNA duplex. Nucleic Acid Res., Vol. 20, No. 20,5329-5337 (1992), U.K.
18. N. Tuteja, K. Rahman, R. Tuteja and A. Falaschi: Human cell DNA helicase V: A novel DNA unwinding enzyme. Nucleic Acid Res. Vol. 21, No. 10, (1993), U.K. pp. 2323-2329.

19. N. Tuteja, M. K. Rahman, A Ochem and A. Falaschi: Human DNA-Heliease h: A novel DNA unwinging enzyme identified as the Ku autoantigen: The EMBOJ, Vol 13, No. 20, 4991-5001.

20. M.K. Rahman, Role of neurotransmitters and neuromodulatirs in cardiovascular regulations Bangladesh. J. Biochem. Vol. 2. No. 1, pp: 19-28, 1996, Bangladesh

21. M.K. Rahman and M.A.H. Sarker Aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase and X-prolyI-depeptidyl aminopeptidase activities in the central and peripheral tissues and serum of guineapigs at different physiologicl conditions. J. Bangladesh Acad. Sci., Vol. 17, 61-67, 1993. May Issue (1993). Bangladesh.

22. M.K. Rahman, M. M. Ahmed and T. Kato: Dose-dependent effect of MK-801 on the levels of neuropeptides procession enzymes in rat brain regions, Neuroscience Research 47 (2003) 177-189, Japan. (2003)

23. M.K.Rahman: Dopamine-beta-hydroxylase, its cofactors and other biochemical parameters in the serum of mentally retarded Bangladeshi patients. Clinical Immunology, ISSN1521-6616, Volume 131, Suppl, 2009, pp. 138-139,U.S.A. (2009).

24. M. K. Rahman, Farhana Rahman, Tania Rahman and T. Kato: Dopamine-beta-hydroxylase
(DBH), its cofactors and other biochemical parameters in the serum of neurological patients in Bangladesh. Intl. J. Biomed. Sci., Volume 5,No. 4, pp, 395 – 401,U.S.A.(2009).

25. M. K. Rahman, M. I. Choudhary, M. R. Islam and R.M. Hafizur: Developmental Changes of
Catecholamine-mediating Enzyme – Dopamine-β-Hydroxylase and Its Cofactors in Central and Peripheral Tissues and Serum Long-Evans Rats. Intl. J. Biomed. Sci., Vol. 8, No. 3,pp. 194 – 203,
U.S.A. ( 2012).

26. M.K. Rahman, M.I.Choudhary, M.Arif and M.M. Morshed: Dopamine-β-Hydroxylase and Levels of Its Cofactors and Other Biochemical Parameters in the Serum of Arsenicosis Patients of Bangladesh. Intl. J. Biomed. Sci., Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. 52-60, U.S.A. (2014).

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Year Wise List of Research Publications in Details
1976
1. M. K. Rahman and N.H. Khan: Synthesis and biological students of thiohydantoins. Bangladesh Pharmacy J. Vol. 5, No. 1, 8-30 (1976), Bangladesh.

1977
2. M.K. Rahman: Effect of allylisothiocyanate4 on betacarotene metabolism Bangladesh Pharmaceu. j. Vol. 6, No. 4, 16-18 (1977), Bangladesh.

1978
3. M.K. Rahman and N.H. Khan: Effect of allylisothiocyanate on vitamin A metabolism and serum protein level. Bangladesh Pharmaceu. J., Vol. 7, No. 1, 22-24 (1978), Bangladesh.
4. M.K. Rahaman and N.H. Khan: Antimicrobial activity of some thiohydantions. Bangladesh
Pharmaceu, J., Vol. 7, No. 4, 13-14 (1978), Bangladesh.

1980
5. M. K. Rahman T. Nagatsu and T. kato: New and highly sensitive assay for 5-hydroxytryptophan decarbxylase activity by high performance liquid chromatography-voltammetry. J. Chromatogr. Vol. 221-265-270(1980), The Netherlands.

1981
6. M. K. Rahman, T. Nagatsu and T. Kato: Aromatic L-amino acid Decarboxylase activity in central and peripheral tissues and serum of rats with L-DOPA and L-5 hydroxytrytophan as substrates. Biochem. Pharmaco., Vol. 30, 645-649(1981), UK.
7. M. K. Rahman, T. Nagatsu, and T. Kato: Determination of aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase in serum of various animals detection. Life Sci., Vol. 28, 485-492 (1981) USA.
8. M. K. Rahman, T. Nagatsu, and H. Narabayashi: Aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase activities with L-DOPA and L-5-Hydroxytryptophan as substrates in human brains of control and Patients with extrapyramidal diseases. Biomed. Res., Vol. 2, No. 5, 450-566 (1981), Japan.
9. M. K. Rahman and Nagatsu: Development changes in rat serum aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase with L-DOPA and L-5-hydroxytryptophan as substrates. Biochem. Interi., vol. 3, No. 6, 593-609 (1981), Australia.

1981
10. M. K. Rahman and T. Nagatsu: Demonstration of aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase activity in human brain with L-DOPA and L-5-hydroxytryptophan as substrates by high performance liquid chromatography with electrochemical detectin. Neurochem. Interl., Vol. 4, No. 1-6 (1982), U.K.
11. M. K. Rahman, T. Nagatsu and M. Masuda: Effect of pyridoxal phosphate deficiency on aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase activity with L-DOPA and L-hydroxytryptophan as substrates Japanese J. Pharmaco., Vol. 32, 803-811 (1982), Japan.

1984
12. T. Nagatsu, T. Yamaguchi, M. K. Rahman, J. Trocewicz, K. Oka, Y. Hirata, I. Nagatsu, H. Narabayashi, T. Kondo and R. lizuka; Catecholamine- ralated enzymes and biopterin cofactor in Parkinson’s diseases. Advances in Neurology, Reven Press, Vol. 40, 467-473 (1984), U.S.A.
13. T. Nagatsu, M. Ikeda, H. Inagaki and M. K. Rahman: Effect okf Stress on central monoaminergic neurons as measured by in vivo voltammetry, and on serum aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase activity of spontaneously hypertensive rats. “Stress”: The role of Catecholamines and other Neurotransmitters” Gordon and Breach Sci. Publ., New York, 425-433 (1884), U. S. A.
14. M. K. Rahman, T. Nagatsu, A. Togari, K. Kojima and K. Takahashi: Presence of endogenous inhibitor of aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase in monkey serum. Mol. Cell. Bioche., Vol. 63, 53-58 (1984), U.S. A.

15. M.K. Rahman, K.M.A. Shaky and F. Yasmin: Effect of Mustard oil and allyulisothiocyanate on Vitamin A, Cholesterol and protein levels of serum in rats. Contem. Themes in Biochem.: Edt. O. L. kon et al., Cambridge Univ. Press, 228-229 (1986), Singapore.

1988
16. M.K. Rahman, N. Absar, M. Shahjahan and M. Qaisuddin: Studies on the biochemicl and nutritional aspects of the defferent varieties of mangoes of Rajshahi region. Rajshahi University Studies, Part B, Vol. XVI, 209-219 (1988), Bangladesh.
17. M.K. Rahman and T. Nagatsu: A Systematic review on L-5-hydroxytryptophan decarboxylase ICTP Publication No. IC/88/32 Id (1988), Italy.

1989
18. M.K. Rahman, A.B.M. Jamaluddin. G. Sarwar and M.A. Rahim: Assay of cloxacillin in human scrum utilizing high-performance liquid chromatography and ultra-violet detection. J. Chromatogr. (Biomed. Applications), Vol. 490, No. 1, 243-246 (1989), The netherlands.
19. M.K. Rahman and T. Nagatsu: Developmental changes of spontaneously hypertensiv rat serum aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase activites. The Dhaka University dtudies, part E. Vol. 4, No. 1, 41-46 (1989), Bangladesh.
20. M.K. Rahman and M.A.H. Sarker: X-prolyl-depetidy aminopeptidase in the certral and peripheral tissues and serum of guineapigs, The Dhaka University Studies, Part E, Vol. 4, No. 2, 75-78 (1989), Bangladesh.
21. M.K. Rahman, N.H. Khan, M. Aftabuddin and M.M. Rahman: Antimicrobial activities of plant extracts of Euphorbia Thymifolia Kinn. The Dhaka University Studies. Part E, Vol. 4, No. 1, 19-27 (1989), Bangladesh.
22. M.K. Rahman and T. Nagatsu: Aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase activities in clonal cells, 14th Annual Conference of BAAS, January 27-30, 1989, Section VI, Abstract No. 12.

1990
23. M. K. Rahman, A. B. M. Jamaluddin, G. Sarwar and M. A. Rahim: High Performance liquid Chromatography-UV assay for rifampicin in human serum. J. Chromatogr. (Biomed. Applications), Vol. 525, No. 2, 495-497 (1990), The Netherlands.
24. M.K. Rahman, M.A. Sarker and M. Aftabuddin: Dipeptidy I-aminopeptidase-TV Activity in the central and peripheral tissues and serum of healthy-and malnourished-rate. The Dhaka University studsies, Part E, Vol. 5. No. 1, 1-5 (1990), Bangladesh.
25. Nerendra Tuteja, M. K. Rahman, L. kang and A. Falschi: A DNA-helicase from human cells. Nucleic Acid Res., Vol. 18, No. 23, 3613-3618 (1990), U. K.
26. M.K. Rahman and Monir Hossain: Status of Dipeptidyl-Aminopeptidase IV and other Boichemical Parameters in the Various tissues and serum of Malnourished Children Young Diabetic Human and Rats. University of Dhaka (1990), Bangladesh.
27. M. K. Rahman and M.A Hossain Sarker: studies on Dipeptidyl-Aminopeptidase IV and Aromatic L-Amino acid Decarboxylase enzymes in mammals, University of Dhaka (1990) Bangladesh.

1991
28. N. Tuteja, K. Rahman, R. Tuteja and A Falaschi: DNI-Helicase-IV from human cells. Nucleic Acid Res., Vol. 19, No. 13. 3613-3618 (1991) U. K.
29. M. K. Rahman, M. A. Rahman and N. K. Rahman: An overview of chemical research in Bangladesh ICC and TWAS Report, Ref. 3001/01/NR/md. Italy, pp-7-12.
30. N. Tuteja, K. Rahman, R. Tuteja and A Falschi: A DHA helicase fom human cells. Annual Meeting of the European Society of Human Genetica. July 13-16, Leuven, Belgium, Agbstract Nol IV-8 (1991)
31. N. Tuteja, K. Rahman, R. Tuteja and A. falaschi: Human DNA helicases, Edt. Thomas kelly and Bruce Stillman Published by Cold-Spring Harbour Lab., September 8 (1991), U.S.A
1992
32. N. Tuteja, K. Rahman, R. Tuteja and A. Falaschi: A human DNA helicase posphorylated ku CDC-2 kinase. J. Cell. Biochem, Suppl. 16B, F 524, 80 (1992), U.S.A.
33. M.K. Rahman and M.A.H. Sarker: Effect of Lathyrus sativus seeds and vitamin-C on the status of aromatic L-amino acid decrboxylase and depetidy I-aminopetidase-IV in the central and peripheral tisues and serum of guineapigs. ICTP Publication No. IC/92/76. Trieste, Italy, pp. 1-10.
34. A. falaschi, K. Rahman, R. Tuteja and N. Tuteja: Isolation and characterization of human DNA- helicasses (HDH): EMBO-Workshop peper on Molecular Biology of DNA-Replication, 6-11 September (1992), Leucern, Switzerland.
35. N. Tuteja, K. Rahman, R. Tuteja and A. Falaschi: DNA helicase III from Hela cells: An enzyme that acts preferentially on partially unwound DNA duplex. Nucleic Acid Res., Vol. 20, No. 20,5329-5337 (1992), U.K.

1993
36. N. Tuteja, K. Rahman, R. Tuteja and A. Falaschi: Human cell DNA helicase V: A novel DNA unwinding enzyme. Nucleic Acid Res. Vol. 21, No. 10, (1993), U.K. pp. 2323-2329.
37. M.K. Rahman and M.A.H. Sarker Aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase and X-prolyI-depeptidyl aminopeptidase activities in the central and peripheral tissues and serum of guineapigs at different physiologicl conditions. J. Bangladesh Acad. Sci., Vol. 17, 61-67, 1993. May Issue (1993). Bangladesh.
38. M.K. Rahman. Interrelationship of the brain-fuctions with the cardiovascular regulation ICTP publication N. IC/93/39 (1993), Italy, 1-21 pages, Italy.
39. M. K. Rahman. Current concepts on the physiology and genetic aspects of aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase ICTP publication N. IC/93/47 (1993), Italy, pp. 1-20. Italy.
40. N. Tuteja, M. K. Rahman, A Ochem and A. Falaschi: Human DNA-Heliease h: A novel DNA unwinging enzyme identified as the Ku autoantigen: The EMBOJ, Vol 13, No. 20, 4991-5001.
41. M. K. Rahman, M.A.H. Sukumar and M.T. Hossain 1994. Dipeptidylaminopeptidase-IV activity in the central and peripheral tissues and serum of normal and diabetic rats. Paper presented and published in the 16th International Congress of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, New Delhi, India.

1995
42. M. K. Rahman, M.A.H. Sarker, M. Aftabuddin and A.F. Naved 1995. Effect of Lathyrus sativus and vitamin-C on the activities of aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase and dipeptidylaminopeptidase-IV in the central and peripheral tissues and serum of guincapings. Proceedings of the second Int1. Colloquimum in lathyrus. Lathyrism, held in Dhaka, pp. 243-247. Bangladesh.
43. M.K. Rahman, M. Salimullah, M.A. Islam and N.G. Banik, 1995. Neurotransmitters-mediatingenzymes in Health and Diseases of Mammals. Procedings of the Fourth Intl. Symposium Workshop on Applications of Molecular Biology Research in Agriculture. Health and Environments, held in Lahore, Pakistan. April 9-11. Pakistan.
44. M.K. Rahman and M.A. Azharul Islam: Studies on Catecholamine-Neurotransmitter Mediating enzyme-Dopamine-b-Hydroxylase(DBH) and its cofactors in diabetic Rats and human subjects. University of Dhaka. (1995) Bangladesh.

1996
45. M. K. Rahman, M. Mahbub-E-Sobhani, M. Salimullah, N. Akhtyer and M.A. Islam. Destribution of Cu0. Zn0. ascorbate and doparmine-b-hydroxylase (DBH) in central and peripheral tissues of mammals at various physiological conditions. Proceeding of Intl. Seminar on Banaras. India, from Sept. 2-Sept. 4, 1996. Bangladesh.
46. M. K. Rahman, M.T. Hossain and M.K.A.H. Sarker, Depeptidyl-aminopeptidase-IV activity in central and peripheral tissues of normal and diabetic rats Dhaka Univ. J. Biol. Sci. Vol. %, No. I, pp: 99-93, 1996, Bangladesh.
47. M.K. Rahman, Role of neurotransmitters and neuromodulatirs in cardiovascular regulations Bangladesh. J. Biochem. Vol. 2. No. 1, pp: 19-28, 1996, Bangladesh.
48. M. Salimullah, M. Mahbub-E-Sobhani and M. K. Rahman, Neurotransmitters-mediating enzymes and co-factors in central and peripheral fissures and serum of malnourished rats and humans. Proceedings of 7th Conference of Nutrition society of Bangladesh, held from March 15-March 17, 1996 in Bangladesh.
49. M. K. Rahman and M. Rafiqul Islam: Studies on the developmental changes of dopamine-b-hydroxylase (DBH) activity and other biochemical parameters in central & peripheral tissues and serum of rats, University of Dhaka. (1996) Bangladesh.

1997-1998
50. M. K. Rahman: Studies on neurotransmitter mediating enzyme dopamine-b-hydroxylase (DBH), its cofactors and other biochemical parameters in the serum of the patients with heart disease, University of Dhaka. (1997) Bangladesh.
51. M.K. Rahman and M.A. Quddus: Studies on neurotransmitter mediating enzyme dopamine-b-hydroxylase (DBH), its cofactors and other biochemical parameters in the serum of mentally retarded patients, University of Dhaka. (1997) Bangladesh.
52. M. Salimullah and M.K. Rahman: Effect of malnutrition on Neurotransmitters-nediation enzymes- dopamine–b-hydroxylase and its co-factros on the central and peripheral tissues and serum of rats. Bangladesh J. nutrition. Vol. 11, pp. 6-66, 1998, Bangladesh.
53. M.K. Rahman and Farhana Rahman: Studies on dopamine-b-Hydroxylase (DBH), its cofactors and other biochemical parameters in the serum of neurological patients, University of Dhaka. (1998) Bangladesh.
1999
54. M.K. Rahman, M.A. Islam and A.H. Ahmed, 1999, Dopamine–b-Hydroxylase, its cofactoral other biochemical parameters in diabetic hypertensive patients. South Asian Journal of Nutrition, Vol. 2, Nos. 1 & 2. Page 1 – 18. Bangladesh.
55. M.K. Rahman & M.A. Islam: 1999. The effects of diabetes on neurotransmitters-mediation enzyme dopamine-b-Hydroxylase, in the central and peripheral tissues and serum of rats. South Asian Journal of Nutrition, Vol. 1 & 2. pp. 9-16, January-December, 1999. Bangladesh.

2000
56. M.K. Rahman & M.A. Islam 2000 Effects of diabetes on the catecholamine neurotransmitter mediating enzyme, co-factors and other biochemical parameters in different tissues of the brain and serum of rats. Hamdard Medicus, XVIII, No. 3. pp. 84-90. Pakisthan.
57. M.K. Rahman and M.A. Azharul Islam: Studies on neurotransmitter mediating enzyme dopamine-b-Hydroxylase (DBH) and other biochemical parameters in diabetic and heart disease patients, University of Dhaka. (2000) Bangladesh.

2001
58. M. R. Rahman, M.K. Uddin & M.K. Miah, 2001; Effects of activators (Commercial Nutrients) on the growth and yields of Oyster Mushroom, Bangladesh j. Agri. Res. Vol. 35, No. 1, 2001. Bangladesh.
59. M.K. Rahman and Shamim Ahmed: Nutritional and biochemical analysis at three developmental stages of eighhorania chassipes (Kachuripana) pistia strateotes (Topapana) and lemna perpusilla (Khudipana), University of Dhaka. Bangladesh.
60. M.K. Rahman and Hasnain Kauser: Nutritional and biochemical analysis of edible mushrooms in three developmental stages, University of Dhaka. Bangladesh.

2003
61. M.K. Rahman and M. M. Ahmed: Dose-dependent effect of MK-801 on the levels of neuropeptides procession enzymes in rat brain regions, Neuroscience Research 47 (2003) 177-189, Japan. (2003)
2009
62. M.K.Rahman: Dopamine-beta-hydroxylase, its cofactors and other biochemical parameters in the serum of mentally retarded Bangladeshi patients. Clinical Immunology, ISSN1521-6616, Volume 131, Suppl, 2009, pp. 138-139,U.S.A. (2009).

63. M. K. Rahman, Farhana Rahman, Tania Rahman and T. Kato: Dopamine-beta-hydroxylase
(DBH), its cofactors and other biochemical parameters in the serum of neurological patients in Bangladesh. Intl. J. Biomed. Sci., Volume 5,No. 4, pp, 395 – 401,U.S.A.(2009).
2012
64. M. K. Rahman, M. I. Choudhary, M. R. Islam and R.M. Hafizur: Developmental Changes of
Catecholamine-mediating Enzyme – Dopamine-β-Hydroxylase and Its Cofactors in Central and Peripheral Tissues and Serum Long-Evans Rats. Intl. J. Biomed. Sci., Vol. 8, No. 3,pp. 194 – 203,
U.S.A. ( 2012).
2014
65. M.K. Rahman, M.I.Choudhary, M.Arif and M.M. Morshed: Dopamine-β-Hydroxylase and Levels of Its Cofactors and Other Biochemical Parameters in the Serum of Arsenicosis Patients of Bangladesh. Intl. J. Biomed. Sci., Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. 52-60, U.S.A. (2014).

2015

66. I. A. Hossain, S. Akter, M. K. Rahman, L. Ali. Gender Specific Association of Serum
Leptin and Insulinemic Indices with Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in Prediabetic
Subjects. PLOS ONE | DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0142165 November 16, 2015.
67. Hossain IA, Rahman Shah MM, Rahman MK, Ali L. Gamma glutamyl transferase is an
independent determinant for the association of insulin resistance with nonalcoholic fatty
liver disease in Bangladeshi adults: Association of GGT and HOMA-IR with NAFLD.
Diabetes Metab Syndr. 2015 Oct 9. pii: S1871-4021(15)30037-0. doi:
10.1016/j.dsx.2015.09.005. [Epub ahead of print].
2016
68. Hossain IA, Faruque MO, Akter S, Bhuiyan FR, Rahman MK, Ali L. Elevated levels of
serum uric acid and insulin resistance in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease among
prediabetic subjects. Journal of Tropical Gastroenterology (in press).
69. I. A. Hossain, S. Akter, F. R. Bhuiyan, M. R. Shah, M. K. Rahman, L. Ali. Subclinical
inflammation in relation to insulin resistance in prediabetic subjects with nonalcoholic
fatty liver disease. BMC endocrine disorders (in press)

Abstract/ Poster
• I.A. Hossain, M.R. Shah, S. Akter, M.K. Rahman, K.L. Shams, L. Ali. Association of
subclinical inflammation with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in impaired glucose
tolerant subjects. Basic and clinical science – Comorbidities: NAFLD, Poster Display
(0045-P), International Diabetes Federation (IDF), Vancouver, Canada, 30 November to
4 December, 2015;
• F.R. Bhuiyan, I.A Hossain, S.Akter, M.K. Rahman, L.Ali. Association of high
sensitivity C-reactive protein with insulin resistance in Bangladeshi prediabetic subjects.
Basic and clinical science – Inflammation, Poster Display (0315-P), International
Diabetes Federation (IDF), Vancouver, Canada, 30 November to 4 December, 2015;
• A. Khan, F. Bhuiyan, I. Hossain, M. Hasan, M. Rahman, L. Ali. Insulin resistance in
impaired glucose tolerant subjects is associated with increased serum chemerin levels.
Basic and clinical science – Insulin action, Poster Display (0239-P), International
Diabetes Federation (IDF), Vancouver, Canada, 30 November to 4 December, 2015;
• I.A. Hossain, S. Akter, F.R. Bhuiyan, M. Rahman, L. Ali. Association of serum leptin
and pancreatic B cell dysfunction with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in Bangladeshi
prediabetic subjects. 19th conference of the Islamic World Academy of Sciences (IAS),
05-09 May 2013, DHAKA, Bangladesh.

Some of the citations of the research publications of M. Khalilur Rahman, Ph.D. by other Researchers:

1. Simple Purification of aromatic L-amino acid decarboxlylase from human pheochreomocytoma
using HPLC; and chem., 150, 408-414 (1945), Ref. Nos; 2, 14 and
2. Aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase activites in human lung tissues: Comparison between normal
lung and lung carcinomas. Biochem. me., 34, 53-59 91985), Ref. No. 10.
3. Purification of aromatic L-amino acino acid decarboxylase form bovine rain with a monoclonal
antibocy, biochem, J., 252, 331-335 (1988), Ref. nos. 2, 3 and 18.
4. A single gene expression for bothe neural and non-neural aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase; J.
Biol. Chem., 262 (July 5 Issue), 9404-9441 (1987), Ref. No. 8.
5. Methods in enzymology, Edited by S. Kaufaman, Vol. 142, 1987. Ref. Nos. 15 (page 171), 33
(Page-173), 3 (page-179), 16 (page – 180) and 17 (page – 180)
6. Isolation and characterization of a DNA clone encoding Human Aromatic L-amino acid
decarboxylase: Biochem. Biophys; Res: commun., Nov. 15, 1989, Vol. 164, No. 3, pp: 1024-1030.
Ref. No. 2.
7.Molecular cloning of genomic DNA and chromosomal assignment of the gene for human aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase, the enzyme for catecholamine and serotonin biosynthesis. Biochemistry, March 3, 1992, Vol. 31, Number 8, pp. 2229-2338. Ref. Nos. pages 2229 and 2234.
AND MANY MORE TO DATE.

Meetings, Symposia, and Conference Attended

1. The Annual Conference of Bangladesh Association for Advancement of Science.(BAAS) Dhaka. 15th March, 1975.
2. The conference of the Japanese Biochemical Society, Tokyo, Japan.5-8th October,1979.
3. Dr. T. Nagatsu Presented Presented our paper at 3rd Symp. of human tissue study Austria.7th-9th April.
4. Dr. Nagatsu presented the paper at the 7th International Symposium on Parkinson’s disease, Frankfut, Germany.22-30 June 1982.
5. 10th Annual Conf. of BAAS, Dhaka, Bangladesh.22-27 March, 1984.
6. The Annual Cong. of the Bangladesh Chem.11-15 Dec. 1985.
7. Ist International Workshop Biotech. & genetic Engg. in Bangladesh.25-27 Dec, 1985.
8. 11th Annual Cong. of BAAS, Rajshahi, Bangladesh, 4th March, 1986.
9. 3rd Summer College on Biophy, Biol. Membrane, ICTP, Trieste, Italy, 3 Sept. 1986.
10. The College of Neurophy., Organization of the Brain, ICTP, Trieste, Italy, 13th October, 1986.
11. International Workshop on Molecular Bio. Tecb. Appl. trop. Disease Pathogens, The National Univ. of Singapore.20-30 Nov. 1986.
12. 4th FOAB Congress. Singapore, 2 Dec. 1986.
13. 12th Annual Con. of BAAS, Savar, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 10-14 Jan.
14. ICRO/UNESCO Course on “Basis and Medical Applications of Cell Culture Technology, Nagoya, Univ., Nagoya, Japan. 5-18 July 1987
15. Annual Conference of BAAS, Dhaka, 29-31 May, 1988.
16. 14th International Congress of Biochem., prague, CZC. 10-15 July 1988.
17. IUB Meeting Prague, 13th July.
18. UNESCO Conf. on Biotechnoon the Threshold of 21 Century, Kive, USSR. 15-17 Sept. 1989.
19. Theoretical Course on Bacter Genetics Trieste, Italy, 23-29 March.
20. Euroopean School of Medical Genetics, Genoa, Italy, 1-7 April.
21. Theoretical Course on Mol. Genetics of Yeast, Trieste. 9-13 April.
22. The Practical Course on the application of computer in mol. biol., Trieste, Italy, 16-27 July, 1990.
23. International Conference on Medical Physics, ICTP, Trieste,Italy, 4-6 Sept.1990
24. 3rd Course of Medical Physics, ICTP Trieste, Italy, 7-28 Sept. 1990
25. Neurophysics College Neuronal Correlation of behavior, development and plasticity of brain; ICTP, Trieste, Italy.
26. Theoretical course Bacterial Genetics, Trieste, Italy, 18-22 march, 1991.
27. International School of Medical Genetics 4th course on Human Genetics, Trieste, 21-27 April 1991.
28. Center national De La Richerche Scientifieque (CNRS) Gif-Sur-Yvette, France, 10th July.1991.
29. The Annual Meeting of the European Society of Human Genetics, Leuven, Belgium. 13-16 July 1991.
30. Marion Merrell Dow Res. Institute Cincinnati, USA, 24 July, 1992.
31. ICGEB-new Delhi, India, 21 Aug, 1992.
32. Centre of excellence in Mol. Biol., Univ. of Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan, 1 Jan,1993.
33. Annual Conference of BAAS, Mymensingh, Bangladesh, March 1994.Centre of Excellence in Mol. Biol., Univ of Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan, 8-11 April, 1995.

AND MANY MORE FROM 1996 TO DATE