Dr. Shirin  Tarafder

Dr. Shirin Tarafder

Professor
Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Bangladesh


Highest Degree
M.Phil. in Microbiology from University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

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Area of Interest:

Biomedical Sciences
100%
Microbiology
62%
Immunology
90%
Medicine
75%
Virology
55%

Selected Publications

  1. Tarafder, S., 2020. IL-23/Th17 cell axis and psoriasis. Acta Sci. Microbiol., 3: 48-49.
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  2. Tarafder, S., 2020. Coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19): A review of the literature. Acta Sci. Microbiol., 3: 73-82.
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  3. Sarwar, A.S.M., S. Tarafder, M.M. Rahman, K.S.B. Razzak, A. Bushra and S. Rahman, 2020. COVID 19 outbreaks and impact on developing countries like Bangladesh. Asian J. Res. Infect. Dis., 4: 18-21.
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  4. Tarafder, S., K.H. Khanom and H. Sattar, 2019. An approach to diagnosis of T-cell and NK-cell Non-Hodgkin lymphomas by flow cytometric immunophenotyping on fine needle aspirate of lymph node. Eur. J. Pharm. Med. Res., 6: 128-138.
  5. Sultana, H., H. Sattar, S. Tarafder, J.N. Sarker, T.H. Bhuiyan, M.M. Rahman and F.M.U. Naz, 2019. Evaluation of oxacillin disk diffusion test for the phenotypic detection of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Int. J. Med. Res. Prof., 5: 103-106.
  6. Sultana, H, H. Sattar, S. Tarafder, J.N. Sarker, T.H. Bhuiyan, M.M. Rahman and M.A. Yusuf, 2019. Comparison of antibiotic profiles of methicillin sensitive and methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolated from different specimens of hospitalized patients in Dhaka city. J. Med. Sci. And clinical Res., 7: 317-323.
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  7. Sarker, J.N., S.M.A. Ahmed, H. Sultana, S. Anwar, S. Tarafder and A.A. Saleh, 2019. Antibiogram of Extended-Spectrum β-Lactamase (ESBL) producing Escherichia coli. Open J. Med. Microbiol., 9: 41-47.
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  8. Rizvi, S.M.S., S. Tarafder, S.M.M. Kamal, S. Anwar, F.T. Johora and S. Hossain, 2019. Socio-demographic characteristics and risk factors contributing pulmonary tuberculosis infection and recent transmission. J. Tuberculosis Res., 7: 228-237.
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  9. Rashed, A., S. Tarafder, H. Sattar and S. Hossain, 2019. Expression of aberrant antigens in adult acute leukemia: A study in Bangladesh. Int. J. Cancer Res., 16: 28-34.
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  10. Khanom, K.H., S. Tarafder and H. Sattar, 2019. Hodgkin and non Hodgkin lymphoma: Flowcytometric immunophenotyping on fine nieddle aspirate of lymph node. J. Med. Clin. Res. Rev., 3: 1-6.
  11. Khanom, K.H., S. Tarafder and H. Sattar, 2019. Flow cytometry immunophenotypic diagnosis of B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphomas on fine-needle aspirate of lymph node. Clin. Cancer Invest. J., 8: 155-160.
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  12. Tasnim, T., S. Tarafder, F.M. Alam, H. Sattar and S.M. Kamal, 2018. Pre-extensively drug resistant tuberculosis (Pre-XDR-TB) among pulmonary multidrug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) patients in Bangladesh. J. Tuberculosis Res., 6: 199-206.
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  13. Tasnim, T., F.M. Alam, S.A. Ahmed, S. Tarafder, S.M. Kamal and S. Hossain, 2018. gyrA gene mutation conferring phenotypic cross-resistance among fluoroquinolones (Ofloxacin, Levofloxacin and Gatifloxacin) in multidrug resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains isolated from pulmonary MDR-TB patients in Bangladesh. J. Tuberculosis Res., 6: 227-237.
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  14. Tarafder, S., K.H. Khanom and H. Sattar, 2018. Flow cytometric immunophenotyping including Bcl-2 detection on fine needle aspirates of lymph node in the diagnosis of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma. J. Med. Sci. Clin. Res., 6: 71-78.
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  15. Sultana, H., M.A. Yusuf, J.N. Sarker, M.T.H. Bhuiyan and S. Tarafder, 2018. Diagnostic test validity of oxacillin screen agar for the detection of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Open J. Med. Microbiol., 8: 26-33.
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  16. Rashed, A., S. Tarafder, H. Sattar and H. Hossain, 2018. Flow cytometric immunophenotyping of acute leukaemia in adult and its comparison with cytomorphology. Int. J. Med. Res. Prof., 4: 157-163.
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  17. Alom, S.M.T., K.J. Mondal, S. Tarafder, F.A. Sonia, M.S. Islam and A.N.I. Sattar, 2018. Evaluation of loop mediated isothermal amplification (Lamp) assay for diagnosis of mycobacterium tuberculosis in sputum samples. IOSR J. Dental Med. Sci., 17: 63-68.
  18. Jahan, R., S. Tarafder and A. Haque, 2017. Aetiological ahents of Adult Bacterial Pneumonia parients admitted at a tertiary care hospital in Dhaka city. J. Shaheed Suhrawardy Med. College, 7: 22-25.
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  19. Chowdhury, M., S. Ahmed, A.M. Khan, S. Tarafdar and R.A. Miah, 2017. Helicobacter pylori cagA gene Polymorphism in Patients with gastroduodenal diseases. Bangladesh Med. Res. Counc Bull., 43: 37-43.
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  20. Tarafder, S., R.R. Khan, S.A. Ahmed and A.A. Saleh, 2016. Species identification of Candida isolated from clinical specimens in a tertiary care hospital. Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Med. Univ. J., 9: 20-25.
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  21. Naheen, C.R., S. Tarafder, H. Sattar and S. Khan, 2016. Toxoplasma gondii specific IgG avidity assay: Role and implication in the confirmatory diagnosis of acute toxoplasmosis in seropositive pregnant women. Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Med. Univ. J., 9: 96-99.
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  22. Sarker, J.N., R. Barua, M.A. Saklain, H. Sultana and S. Anwar et al., 2015. Extended-spectrum beta lactamase (ESBL) producing organism and its antimicrobial susceptibility pattern to ciprofloxacin, amikacin and imipenem. Dinajpur Med. Col. J., 8: 127-131.
  23. Sarker, J.N., R. Barua, H. Sultana, S. Anwar, A.H. Khan, A.A. Saleh and S. Tarafder, 2015. Extended-spectrum β Lactamase (ESBL): Phenotypic detection and antimicrobial susceptibility pattern to ciprofloxacin, amikacin and imipenem. J. Dhaka Nat. Med Coll. Hos., 21: 28-31.
  24. Nigar, I., S. Tarafdar, R.R. Khan, S.A. Ahmed and A.A. Saleh, 2015. Evaluation of Chromogenic agar media for rapid identification of Candida species. Bangladesh J. Med. Microbiol., 9: 22-26.
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  25. Jahan, R., S. Tarafder, A.A. Saleh and R.A. Miah, 2015. Identification of Legionella from clinically diagnosed pneumonia patients and environmental samples. Bangladesh Med. Res. Council Bull., 41: 24-28.
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  26. Sharmin, S., S. Ahmed, H. Sattar, A.A. Saleh and S. Tarafdar, 2011. Evaluation of dot immunoblot for identification of antibodies to Extractable nuclear antigen. Bangladesh J. Med. Microbiol., 5: 12-15.
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  27. Rahman, F., M.R.A. Miah, M.M. Kamal, H. Sattar and A.A. Saleh et al., 2011. A rapid Drug Susceptibility Test (DST) for detection of Multi-Drug Resistant (MDR) mycobacterium tuberculosis from direct sputum sample in category II failure tuberculosis patients. Bangladesh J. Med. Microbiol., 5: 6-10.
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  28. Akhter, S., H. Satter, S. Tarafder, R.A. Miah, S. Sharmin and S. Ahmed, 2010. Rapid detection of Bacterial Vaginosis (BV) by BVBlue test. Bangladesh J. Med. Microbiol., 4: 24-27.
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  29. Ahmed, S., A. Ghosh, S.A. Hassan, S. Tarafder and M.R.A. Miah, 2010. Predisposing factors and aetiologic diagnosis of infectious corneal ulcer. Bangladesh J. Med. Microbiol., 4: 28-31.
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  30. Mazed, M.A., M.R.A. Miah, S. Tarafder, A. Hussain, M. Haque and M.T. Sultan, 2007. Estimation of IL-1β in CSF for the diagnosis of meningitis in paediatric patients. Chattagram Maa-Shisu O Gen. Hospital J., 7: 6-10.
  31. Mazed, M.A., A.A. Saleh, S. Ahmed, S. Tarafder, S. Sattar and M.R.A. Miah, 2007. TNF-α in CSF for the diagnosis of meningitis in paediatric patients. Bangladesh Med. J., 36: 20-23.
  32. Mazed, M.A., M.R.A. Miah, S. Tarafder, A. Hussain, N. Akter and A.K. Dewanjee, 2006. Role of latexd particle agglutination test in the diagnosis of bacterial meningitis in paediatric patients. Chattagram Maa Shishu O Gen. Hospital J., 6: 11-14.
  33. Mazed, M.A., S. Tarafder and M.R.A. Miah, 2003. Antimicrobial sensitivity pattern of bacterial agents causing meningitis in paediatric patient. Bangladesh J. Child Health, 27: 1-5.
  34. Tarafder, S., M.R.A. Miah, K.M.S. Islam, A.K.M. Rahman, S. Ahmed and A.A. Saleh, 2002. Rapid laboratory diagnosis of otomycosis. Bangladesh Med. J., 31: 16-18.
  35. Tarafder, S., M.R.A. Miah, A.A. Saleh and A.F.M. Khan, 2002. Fungal agents associated with otomycosis in Dhaka. Bang J. Path., 17: 6-10.
  36. Mazed, M.A., S. Tarafder and M.R.A. Miah, 2002. Bacterial agents causing meningitis among hospitalised children. BMJ, 31: 40-43.
  37. Ahmed, S., S. Tarafder and R. Amin, 2001. Shiga toxin associated haemolytic-uraemic syndrome. Bangladesh Renal J., 20: 60-64.