Dr. Abdul Salam Ansari

Dr. Abdul Salam Ansari

Associate Professor
University of Rajasthan, India


Highest Degree
Ph.D. in Reproductive Biology from University of Rajasthan, India

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Biography

Dr. Ansari Abdul Salam was grown up at Sanganer, Bhilwara, India. He obtained his Ph.D. in 1989 at University Raj, India. His field of Specialization is in Reproductive Physiology - Fertility Regulation. He has 30 years of research experience including 20 years teaching experience. He is actively involved in the pursuance of research work under the project entitled “Phase III clinical trials on SMA/RISUG® as an injectable intravasal contraceptive for the male”, sponsored by the ICMR, New Delhi. He is life member of many national and international societies. He received number of honors include Fellowship Award, Young Muslim Scientist Award 1999, Labhsetwar Award-2014. He attended various national and international conferences/symposia and training courses/workshops. He unanimously elected as the Treasurer of the ISSRF, member of Editorial Board of many Journals, Conference organized, International Conference on Reproductive Health and 20th Annual Meeting of ISSRF (ICRH-2010), National Conference on AIDS. He has published 47 research papers in national & international journals, 16 books as author/co-author. Number of PhD students receives awards in his supervision and 5 PhD currently in his supervision. He has taught B.Ed. classes as Lecturer at the Regional College of Education, Ajmer. He also worked as Post-doctoral Research Associate in the University Department of Zoology, Jaipur, served as Lecturer at the GK Gowani Govt College, Bhinmal Distt Jalore (Raj), Assistant Professor and currently working as Associate Professor at the University Department of Zoology, Jaipur.

Area of Interest:

Animal and Veterinary Sciences
100%
Reproductive Physiology
62%
Fertility Regulation
90%
Male Infertility
75%
Andrology
55%

Selected Publications

  1. Mohammad, I., B. Khilwani, A.S. Ansari and N.K. Lohiya, 2018. Contraceptive Vaccines: Implications in Male and Female Fertility Regulation. In: Molecular Medicine: Bench to Bedside and Beyond, Gupta, S.K. and N.K. Lohiya (Eds.). Indian Society for the Study of Reproduction and Fertility, Jaipur, India, pp: 57-83.

  2. Lohiya, N.K., I. Alam and A.S. Ansari, 2017. Male Contraception. In: Basics of Andrology: A Textbook, Kumar, A. and M. Sharma (Eds.). Chapter 29, Springer, Singapore, ISBN: 9789811036941, pp: 493-508.

  3. Ansari, A.S., K. Sevliya, I. Mohammad, A. Badar and N.K. Lohiya, 2017. Plants for female fertility regulation: A review. J. Pharmacol. Toxicol., 12: 57-75.
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  4. Ansari, A.S., A. Badar, K. Balasubramanian and N.K. Lohiya, 2017. Contraception with RISUG® and functional reversal through DMSO and NaHCO3 in male rabbits. Asian J. Androl., 19: 389-395.
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  5. Lohiya, N.K., K. Balasubramanian and A.S. Ansari, 2016. Indian folklore medicine in managing men's health and wellness. Andrologia, 48: 894-907.
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  6. Jagadish, N., S. Agarwal, N. Gupta, R. Fatima and S. Devi et al., 2016. Heat shock protein 70-2 (HSP70-2) overexpression in breast cancer. J. Exp. Clin. Cancer Res., Vol. 35. 10.1186/s13046-016-0425-9.
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  7. Jagadish, N., D. Parashar, N. Gupta, S. Agarwal and V. Suri et al., 2016. Heat shock protein 70-2 (HSP70-2) is a novel therapeutic target for colorectal cancer and is associated with tumor growth. BMC Cancer, Vol. 16. 10.1186/s12885-016-2592-7.
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  8. Ansari, A.S., M. Hussain, S.R. Khan and N.K. Lohiya, 2016. Relative suitability of DMSO and NaHCO3 for reversal of RISUG® induced long-term contraception. Andrology, 4: 306-313.
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  9. Sharma, A., A.S. Ansari and N.K. Lohiya, 2015. Impact of body mass index (BMI) on sperm functional parameters and serum hormonal profile of infertile males. Int. J. Health Sci. Res., 5: 315-323.
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  10. Lohiya, N.K., I. Alam, M. Hussain, S.R. Khan and A.S. Ansari, 2014. RISUG: An intravasal injectable malecontraceptive. Indian J. Med. Res., 140: 63-72.
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  11. Agarwal, S., D. Parashar, N. Gupta, N. Jagadish and A. Thakar et al., 2014. Sperm associated antigen 9 (SPAG9) expression and humoral response in benign and malignant salivary gland tumors. OncoImmunology, Vol. 3. 10.4161/2162402X.2014.974382.
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  12. Sinha, A., S. Agarwal, D. Parashar, A. Verma and S. Saini et al., 2013. Down regulation of SPAG9 reduces growth and invasive potential of triple-negative breast cancer cells: Possible implications in targeted therapy. J. Exp. Clin. Cancer Res., Vol. 32. 10.1186/1756-9966-32-69.
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  13. Saini, S., S. Agarwal, A. Sinha, A. Verma and D. Parashar et al., 2013. Gene silencing of A-kinase anchor protein 4 inhibits cervical cancer growth in vitro and in vivo. Cancer Gene Ther., 20: 413-420.
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  14. Lohiya, N.K., I. Alam and A.S. Ansari, 2013. Male Contraception. In: Basics of Andrology, Kumar, A. (Ed.). AIIMS, New Delhi.

  15. Goyal, S., B. Manivannan, G.R. Kumraj, A.S. Ansari and N.K. Lohiya, 2013. Evaluation of efficacy and safety of recombinant sperm-specific contraceptive vaccine in Albino mice. Am. J. Reprod. Immunol., 69: 495-508.
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  16. Ansari, A.S., I. Alam, M. Hussain, S.R. Khan and N.K. Lohiya, 2013. Evaluation of genotoxicity in leukocytes and testis following intra-vasal contraception with RISUG and its reversal by DMSO and NaHCO3 in Wistar albino rats. Reprod. Toxicol., 36: 53-59.
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  17. Ansari, A.S., C.S. Yadav and N.K. Lohiya, 2013. Testosterone and its analogs as a male contraceptive. Adv. Sexual Med., 3: 10-18.
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  18. Agarwal, S., S. Saini, D. Parashar, A. Verma and N. Jagadish et al., 2013. Expression and humoral response of A-kinase anchor protein 4 in cervical cancer. Int. J. Gynecological Cancer, 23: 650-658.
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  19. Agarwal, S., S. Saini, D. Parashar, A. Verma and A. Sinha et al., 2013. The novel cancer-testis antigen A-kinase anchor protein 4 (AKAP4) is a potential target for immunotherapy of ovarian serous carcinoma. Oncoimmunol., Vol. 2. 10.4161/onci.24270.
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  20. Shrivastava, S., A.S. Ansari and N.K. Lohiya, 2011. Fertility, developmental toxicity and teratogenicity in albino rats treated with methanol sub-fraction of Carica papaya seeds. Indian J. Pharmacol., 43: 419-423.
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  21. Ansari, A.S., S. Shrivastava, S. Goyal and N.K. Lohiya, 2011. Observations on chromosomal aberrations following the administration of methanol Sub-Fraction of Carica papaya seeds for contraception in albino rats and rabbits. Int. J. Pharmacol., 7: 721-725.
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  22. Ansari, A.S., S. Shrivastava and N.K. Lohiya, 2011. Dominant lethal assay following administration of methanol sub-fraction of the seeds of Carica papaya. Pharmacologia, 2: 229-236.
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  23. Lohiya, N.K., R. Suthar, A. Khandelwal, S. Goyal, A.S. Ansari and B. Manivannan, 2010. Sperm characteristics and teratology in rats following vas deferens occlusion with RISUG and its reversal. Int. J. Androl., 33: e198-e206.
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  24. Goyal, S., B. Manivannan, A.S. Ansari, S.C. Jain and N.K. Lohiya, 2010. Safety evaluation of long term oral treatment of methanol sub-fraction of the seeds of Carica papaya as a male contraceptive in albino rats. J. Ethnopharmacol., 127: 286-291.
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  25. Manivannan, B., R. Mittal, S. Goyal, A.S. Ansari and N.K. Lohiya, 2009. Sperm characteristics and ultrastructure of testes of rats after long-term treatment with the methanol subfraction of Carica papaya seeds. Asian J. Androl., 11: 583-599.
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  26. Goyal, S., B. Manivannan, A.S. Ansari and N.K. Lohiya, 2009. Safety evaluation of long term treatment of methanol sub-fraction of seeds of Carica papaya as a male contraceptive with particular emphasis on carcinogenicity in albino rats. Int. J. Pharmacol., 5: 114-125.
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  27. Lohiya, N.K., B. Manivannan, S. Goyal and A.S. Ansari, 2008. Sperm motility inhibitory effect of the benzene chromatographic fraction of the chloroform extract of the seeds of Carica papaya in langur monkey, Presbytis entellus entellus. Asian J. Androl., 10: 298-306.
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  28. Ansari, A.S., S. Shrivastava, S. Goyal and N.K. Lohiya, 2008. Leading Plant Products for Fertility Regulation: A Review. In: Recent Advances and Challenges in Reproductive Health Research, Sharma, R.S., A. Rajanna and M. Rajalakshmi (Eds.). Indian Council of Medical Research, New Delhi, pp: 117-134.

  29. Ansari, A.S., S. Shrivastava and N.K. Lohiya, 2008. Novel Natural Products for Fertility Regulation. In: Handbook of Ethnopharmacology, Eddouks, M. (Ed.). Chapter 10, Research Signpost, Trivandrum, India, pp: 329-364.

  30. Ansari, A.S., A. Sharma and N.K. Lohiya, 2007. Does paternal occupation and lifestyle affects the embryo quality. J. Endocrinol. Reprod., 11: 15-22.
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  31. Lohiya, N.K., A.S. Ansari, K. Mathivavan and S. Goyal, 2006. Influence of pollution and lifestyle on semen quality and reproduction: A review. Embryo Talk, 1: 21-31.

  32. Ansari, A.S. and N.K. Lohiya, 2006. General and Reproductive Toxicity of Cadmium: An Overview. In: Advances in Reproductive Toxicology, Joshi, S.C. and A.S. Ansari, (Eds.). Pointer Publishers, Jaipur, pp: 110-128.

  33. Lohiya, N.K. and A.S. Ansari, 2004. Tolnidamine as Male Contraceptive Agent. In: Reproductive Biology, Mathur, R., A. Mathur and S. Shukla (Eds.). Deep and Deep Publications Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi, pp: 203-211.

  34. Ansari, A.S. and S.C. Joshi, 2004. Current Advances in Herbal Based Contraceptive Research: A Worldwide Scenario. In: Medicinal Plants Utilisation and Conservation, Trevedi, P.C. (Ed.). Aavishkar Publishers, Jaipur, pp: 319-341.

  35. Chaturvedi, M., P.C. Mali and A.S. Ansari, 2003. Induction of reversible antifertility with a crude ethanol extract of Citrullus colocynthis Schrad fruit in male rats. Pharmacology, 68: 38-48.
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  36. Mali, P.C., A.S. Ansari and M. Chaturvedi, 2002. Antifertility effect of chronically administered Martynia annua root extract on male rats. J. Ethnopharmacol., 82: 61-67.
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  37. Mali, P.C., M. Chaturvedi, A.S. Ansari and V.P. Dixit, 2001. Antispermatogenic effects of an ethanol extract of Citrullus colocynthis root in male albino rats. Pharmaceut. Biol., 39: 113-119.
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  38. Srivastava, S., A.S. Ansari and N.K. Lohiya, 2000. Ultrastructure of langur monkey epididymidis prior to and following vasectomy and vasovasostomy. Eur. J. Morphol., 38: 24-33.
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  39. Lohiya, N.K., S. Srivastava, A.S. Ansari and B. Manivannan, 1999. Fine structure of the langur monkey vas deferens and possible role of changes following vasectomy in the success or failure of the vasovasostomy. Adv. Contraception, 15: 337-350.
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  40. Lohiya, N.K. and A.S. Ansari, 1999. Male Contraceptive Agents. In: Comparative Endocrinology and Reproduction, Joy, K.P., A. Krishna and C. Haldar (Eds.). Narosa Publishing House, New Delhi, pp: 260-277.

  41. Anasri, A.S., Y. Kumar, S. Srivastava and N.K. Lohiya, 1998. Long-term sequelae of tolnidamine on male reproduction and general body metabolism in rabbits. Contraception, 57: 271-279.
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  42. Ansari, A.S., D. Jayaprakash and N.K. Lohiya, 1997. Langur prostate and its hormonal modulation. J. Medical Primatol., 26: 279-286.

  43. Lohiya, N.K., R.B. Goyal, D. Jayaprakash, A.S. Ansari, S. Srivastava and P. Singh, 1994. Antifertility Effects of Carica papaya Seeds in Male Rats. In: Current Concepts in Fertility Regulation and Reproduction, Puri, C.P. and P.F.A. Van Look (Eds.). Wiley Eastern Limited, New Delhi, pp: 177-192.

  44. Lohiya, N.K., R.B. Goyal, D. Jayaprakash, A.S. Ansari and S. Sharma, 1994. Antifertility effects of aqueous extract of Carica papaya seeds in male rats. Planta Medica, 60: 400-404.
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  45. Jayaprakash, D., K. Sharma, A.S. Ansari and N.K. Lohiya, 1994. Testosterone enanthate a single entity male contraceptive agent in langur monkey. Eur. Archives Biol., 105: 3-10.

  46. Srivastava, A.K., A.S. Ansari, L.N. Sharma, L.K. Dwivedi and N.K. Lohiya, 1992. Pharmacokinetics of certain calcium containing bhasmas for evaluating their clinical application in cases of hypocalcemia. J. Ayurveda, 8: 29-36.

  47. Lohiya, N.K., R.B. Goyal, D. Jayaprakash, S. Sharma, M. Kumar and A.S. Ansari, 1992. Induction of reversible antifertility with a crude ethanol extract of Carica papaya seeds in albino male rats. Int. J. Pharmacognosy, 30: 308-320.

  48. Lohiya, N.K. and A.S. Ansari, 1992. Non-human primates and biomedical research in India : An overview. Primate Rep., 34: 91-131.

  49. Ansari, A.S., N.K. Lohiya, P.S. Barcellona, S. Srivastava and R.B. Goyal, 1992. Studies on the effects of tolnidamine on reproductive functions in langur monkey. Reprod. Contracept., 3: 31-38.

  50. Lohiya, N.K., K. Sharma, D. Jayaprakash, A.S. Ansari, M. Kumar and S. Sharma, 1991. Experience with a potent LH-RH agonist buserelin alone and in combination with testosterone for contraceptive efficacy, reversibility and toxicity in langur monkey. Contraception, 43: 187-200.
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  51. Lohiya, N.K., A.S. Ansari and P. Scorza Barcellona, 1991. Antispermatogenic effects of tolnidamine in langur (Presbytis entellus). Contraception, 43: 485-496.
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  52. Sharma, R.C., N.K. Lohiya and A.S. Ansari, 1988. Accessory sex gland functions following cyproterone acetate plus testosterone enanthate administration in rabbit. Iugoslavea Physiol. Pharmacol. Acta, 24: 291-303.

  53. Lohiya, N.K., R.S. Sharma, A.S. Ansari and T.C. Anand Kumar, 1988. Structure of rete testis, vas efferens, epididymis and vas deferens in langur monkey (Presbytis entellus entellus Dufresne). Acta Eur. Fertilitatis, 19: 167-173.

  54. Lohiya, N.K., S.N. Tiwari, A.S. Ansari and N. Watts, 1987. Long-term vasectomy effects on testis and accessory sex organs in langur monkey. Acta Eur. Fertil., 18: 207-211.
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