Dr. Gulam Mohammed Husain
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Dr. Gulam Mohammed Husain

Research Scientist
Central Research Institute of Unani Medicine, India

Highest Degree
Ph.D. in Pharmacology from Banaras Hindu University, India

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Dr. Gulam Mohammed Husain is currently working as Scientist at Central Research Institute of Unani Medicine, India. He obtained his Ph.D. in Pharmacology from Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India. His main area of interest related to Pharmacology and Toxicology. His area of expertise includes Pharmacology, Diabetes, Unani Medicine, Toxicology, Metabolic syndrome, Ayurveda, Drug Discovery, Ethnopharmacology, Preclinical development, and Herbal drugs. He has published 1 international book, 2 review articles, 12 abstracts in national and international scientific conferences and 11 research papers in journals contributed as author/co-author. He also attended 7 workshops/seminars/conferences.

Area of Interest:

Pharmacology and Toxicology
Drug Discovery

Research Publications in Numbers


Selected Publications

  1. Thakur, A.K., A. Shakya, G.M. Husain, M. Emerald and V. Kumar, 2014. Gut-microbiota and mental health: Current and future perspectives. J. Pharmacol. Clin. Toxicol., 2: 1016.1-1016.15.
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  2. Adi, B.D., K.K. Raj, S.K. Anil, K.K. Rajesh and H.M. Gulam, 2012. Formulation and in vitro characterization of metoprolol tartrate loaded chitosan microspheres. Ars. Pharm., 53: 13-18.
  3. Kumar, V., G.M. Husain and S.S. Chatterjee, 2011. Search for plants against diabesity: A comparative Preclinical Study. LAP Lambert Academic Publishing AG & Co. KG., Saarbrucken, Germany, ISBN: 978-3-8443-9087-2.
  4. Husain, G.M., P.N. Singh and V. Kumar, 2011. Anti-diabetic activity of standardised extract of Quassia amara in nicotinamide-streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats. Phytother. Res., 25: 1806-1812.
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  5. Husain G.M., S.S. Chatterjee, P.N. Singh and V. Kumar, 2011. Beneficial effect of Hypericum perforatum on depression and anxiety in a type 2 diabetic rat model. Acta Poloniae Pharm., 68: 913-918.
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  6. Kumar, N., G.M. Husain, P.N. Singh and V. Kumar, 2009. Antiaggressive activity of hyperforin: A preclinical study. Drugs Discovery Ther., 3: 162-167.
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  7. Husain, G.M., P.N. Singh and V. Kumar, 2009. Antidiabetic activity of standardized extract of Picrorhiza kurroa in rat model of NIDDM. Drug Discoveries Therapeutics, 3: 88-92.
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  8. Husain G.M., P.N. Singh and V. Kumar, 2009. Beneficial effects of a standardized Hypericum perforatum extract in rats with experimentally induced hyperglycemia. Drugs Discovery Ther., 3: 215-220.
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  9. Husain G.M., P.N. Singh and V. Kumar, 2008. Anti-diabetic activity of Indian hypericum perforatum L. on alloxan-induced diabetic rats. Pharmacologyonline, 3: 889-894.
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  10. Husain, G.M., D. Mishra, P.N. Singh, C.V. Rao and V. Kumar, 2007. Ethnopharmacological review of native traditional medicinal plants for brain disorders. Pharmacogn. Rev., 1: 19-29.
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