Database development of nature derived molecules for rational drug discovery in Bangladesh (For whole Medicinal plants of Bangladesh)

Name(s) and designation(s)  of the Project Leader & Research associates

  • M. Zahid Hosen, Scientific Officer (Project leader)
  • Mahmuda Khatun, Chief Scientific Officer (Associate)
  • Rasheda Akter, Senior Scientific Officer (Associate)
  • Tania Sharmin, Scientific Officer (Associate)


Research Assistant in this project (July 2017- June 2019)

  • Raju Dash
  • Md. Junaid
  • Muhammad Shaiful Alam
  • Maruf Rubayed


 Key objectives of the project and outcomes:

  • Development of whole medicinal plants derived molecules data base for HTVS and hit to lead screening for drug discovery
  • Establishment of 3D visualization platforms to upgrade molecular modeling techniques for drug discovery.