Faculty Members

 

Dr. Md. Shafiqul Islam

Head & Professor

Research area: Email: shafiq_bsmrau@yahoo.com Cell: +8801552420855

  DR. Md. Aminul Islam

Assistant Professor, DVM, MS in Medicine

Research Area:  Antibiotic resistance, Parasitic zoonoses

Email: aminulmd@gmail.com

Cell:+8801715326406

  DR. S. H. M. Faruk Siddiki

Assistant Professor, DVM, MS in Medicine

Research Area: Bovine Mastitis, Haemoprotozoan Diseases, Metabolic Diseases, Zoonotic Diseases

Email: ufs.vet@gmail.com,

Cell: +8801732445591

Dr. Md. Robiul Karim, DVM, MS, PhD

Assistant Professor

Cell No: +88-01717735559

E-mail:vet_robiul@yahoo.com; vet_robiul@bsmrau.edu.bd

Research interests

  • Vector borne tropical diseases and their control.
  • Wolbachia-based biological control of mosquito vectors.
  • Molecular epidemiology, immunopathogenesis, transmission, environmental biology of waterborne and foodborne pathogens and other emerging infectious bacterial and viral diseases.
  • Metagenomic and whole genome sequencing of the pathogens.
  • Development of effective molecular epidemiologic tools.
  • Advance molecular diagnostics for the pathogens.

Recent publications

1. Karim MR, Dong H, Yu F, Jian F, Zhang L, Wang R, Zhang S, Rume FI, Ning C, Xiao L. Genetic diversity in Enterocytozoon bieneusi isolates from dogs and cats in China: host specificity and public health implications. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 2014, 52(9): 3297-3302.

2. Karim MR, Zhang S, Jian F, Li J, Zhou C, Zhang L, Sun M, Yang G, Zou F, Dong H, Li J, Rume FI, Qi M, Wang R, Ning C, Xiao L. Multilocus typing of Cryptosporidium spp. and Giardia duodenalis from nonhuman primates in China. International Journal for Parasitology, 2014, 44(13): 1039-1047.

3. Karim MR, Wang R, Dong H, Zhang L, Li J, Zhang S, Rume FI, Qi M, Jian F, Sun M, Yang G, Zou F, Ning C, Xiao L. Genetic polymorphism and zoonotic potential of Enterocytozoon bieneusi from nonhuman primates in China. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 2014, 80(6):1893-1898.

4. Karim MR, Dong H, Li T, Yu F, Li D, Zhang L, Li J, Wang R, Li S, Li X, Rume FI, Ning C. Predomination and new genotypes of Enterocytozoon bieneusi in captive nonhuman primates in zoos in China: high genetic diversity and zoonotic significance. PLoS ONE, 2015, 10(2): e0117991.

5. Karim MR, Wang R, Yu F, Li T, Dong H, Li D, Zhang L, Li J, Jian F, Zhang S, Rume FI, Ning C, Xiao L. Multi-locus analysis of Giardia duodenalis from nonhuman primates kept in zoos in China: geographical segregation and host-adaptation of assemblage B isolates. Infection, Genetics and Evolution, 2015, 30: 82-88.

6. Karim MR, Wang R, He X, Zhang L, Li J, Rume FI, Dong H, Qi M, Jian F, Zhang S, Sun M, Yang G, Zou F, Ning C, Xiao L. Multilocus sequence typing of Enterocytozoon bieneusi in nonhuman primates in China. Veterinary Parasitology, 2014, 200(1&2):13-23.

7. Karim MR, Yu F, Li J, Li J, Zhang L, Wang R, Rume FI, Jian F, Zhang S, Ning C. First molecular characterization of enteric protozoa and the human pathogenic microsporidian, Enterocytozoon bieneusi, in captive snakes in China. Parasitology Research, 2014, 113(8):3041-3048.

8. Shi K, Li M, Wang X, Li J, Karim MR, Wang R, Zhang L, Jian F, Ning C. Molecular survey of Enterocytozoon bieneusi in sheep and goats in China. Parasite & Vectors, 2016, 9(1):23.

9. Wegayehu T, Karim MR, Anberber M, Adamu H, Erko B, Zhang L, Tilahun G. Prevalence and genetic characterization of Cryptosporidium species in dairy calves in Central Ethiopia. PLoS ONE, 2016, 11(5): e0154647.

10. Wegayehu T, Karim MR, Li J, Adamu H, Erko B, Zhang L, Tilahun G. Multilocus genotyping of Giardia duodenalis isolates from children in Oromia Special Zone, central Ethiopia. BMC Microbiology, 2016, 16: 89.

11. Sun X, Wang LF, Feng Y, Xie H, Zheng XY, He A, Karim MR, Lv ZY, Wu ZD. A case report: A rare case of infant gastrointestinal canthariasis caused by larvae of Lasioderma serricorne (Fabricius, 1792) (Coleoptera: Anobiidae). Infectious Diseases of Poverty, 2016, 5: 34.

12. Wegayehu T, Karim MR, Erko B, Zhang L, Tilahun G. Multilocus genotyping of Giardia duodenalis isolates from calves in Oromia Special Zone, central Ethiopia. Infection, Genetics and Evolution, 2016, 43: 281-288.

13. Wegayehu T, Karim MR, Li J, Adamu H, Erko B, Zhang L, Tilahun G. Prevalence and genetic characterization of Cryptosporidium species and Giardia duodenalis in lambs in Oromia Special Zone, Central Ethiopia. BMC Veterinary Research, 2017, 13(1):22.

14. Zhao W, Zhang W, Wang R, Liu W, Liu A, Yang D, Yang F, Karim MR, Zhang L. Enterocytozoon bieneusi in sika deer (Cervus nippon) and red deer (Cervus elaphus): deer specificity and zoonotic potential of ITS genotypes. Parasitology Research, 2014, 113(11): 4243-50.

15. Zhang Z, Huang J, Karim MR, Zhao J, Dong H, Ai W, Li F, Zhang L, Wang R. Zoonotic Enterocytozoon bieneusi genotypes in Pere David’s deer (Elaphurus davidianus) in Henan, China. Experimental Parasitology, 2015, 155:46-48.

16. Khan MSI, Rume FI, Chowdhury MMM, Begum MR, Karim MR*. Occurrence of tuberculosis in rhesus macaque from Chittagong Zoo in Bangladesh: a public health concern. Chinese Journal of Zoonoses, 2014, 30(9): 106-109.

  DR. S. M. Mostafizur Rahaman Sumon 

Lecturer; DVM, MS in Medicine

Research Interests

  • Bovine mastitis
  • Antibiogram profile of microbes
  • Molecular microbiology
  • Poultry diseases (molecular detection and characterization of pathogens, immunology, epidemiology)
  • Parasitic diseases (proper diagnosis like serology and molecular techniques, anthelmintic resistance, development of parasite vaccine)
  • Epidemiological investigation of diseases

Email: mrsumon@bsmrau.edu.bd ; sumon22bau@gmail.com

Cell:+8801719129375