Name: Adeeb Shehzad

Country: India

Affiliation:

National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST).

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Address:

SMME
National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)
H-12, islamabad.

Research Interests:

  • Screening and development of synthetic Plant isolated compound as anticancer agents
  • In-vitro and in-vivo studies of drugs on modulation of different signaling pathways in cancers.

Biography:

  • Adeeb Shehzad obtained his B. Pharmacy degree from the Department of Pharmacy at University of Peshawar, Pakistan in 2003. 
  • He worked as a Production Pharmacist at GlaxoWellcome Karachi, Pakistan (2003-2004). In 2005, he joined Hayatabad Medical Complex Peshawar, Pakistan as a Production Pharmacist and worked at production planning and inventory control department for two years (2005-2007).  
  • In 2008, he become the member of the Lab of Cellular Biochemistry and completed his MS and Ph.D from the School of Life Sciences at Kyungpook National University, South Korea (2008-2014). Currently, he is serving as Assistant Professor in Department of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences at SMME-NUST. 
  • He has published over 25 scientific publications in refereed journals and serving as Editorial board member for Journal of Pancreatic Disorders and Therapy.
Publications:
  1. Adeeb Shehzad and Young Sup Lee (2010) Curcumin: Multiple molecular targets mediate multiple pharmacological actions. Drugs of the Future 2010, 35(2): 113-119
  2. Adeeb Shehzad, Fazli Wahid, and Young Sup Lee (2010) Curcumin in cancer chemoprevention, molecular targets, pharmacokinetics, bioavailability and clinical trials. Arch. Pharm. Chem. Life Sci. 2010, 343 (9), 489–499
  3. Adeeb Shehzad, S. Khan, O. Shehzad and Y.S. Lee (2010) Curcumin therapeutic promises and bioavailability in colorectal cancer. Drugs of Today, 2010, 46(7):523-32
  4. Fazli Wahid , Adeeb Shehzad , Taous Khan , You Young Kim (2010) MicroRNAs: Synthesis, mechanism, function, and recent clinical trials. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta 1803, 1231–1243.
  5. Adeeb Shehzad, Taewook-Ha, Fazli Subhan and Young Sup Lee
Honors and Awards:
  • Master Fellowship Award (Tuition and Fees, Monthly Stipend) form Kyungpook National University, Republic of Korea and Research Supervisor (Sep 2008 -Aug 2010).
  • Doctoral Fellowship Award (Tuition and Fees, Monthly Stipend) form Kyungpook National University, Republic of Korea and Research Supervisor (Sep 2010 –August 2012).