Welcome to the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (BMB) at HSTU.
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (BMB)
is established in 2010 under the faculty of Agriculture. The main focus of this department to conduct fundamental and applied research in the field of Agriculture, Animal Sciences and Medical Sciences. Our department is offering different courses at undergraduate level (Honors) and Post graduate level (MS and PhD). Currently, 9 students are doing MS degree and 2 students are pursuing PhD degree. Among them 2 students are from Somalia.
Dr. Md. Abu Sayed
Chairman, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology (BMB).
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Role of mitochondrial alternative oxidase and cytosolic phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase for mitigating abiotic and biotic stress in plants. Development of C4 rice through genetic manipulation of carbonic anhydrase, Rubisco and PEPC enzyme. Formulation of bio-pesticide and herbal medicine by Leonurus siribicus.
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Plant Stress Physiology
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Understanding how plants sense and respond to environmental stimuli (Stress Physiology): Plants cannot move away from unfavorable environmental conditions, thus they have developed robust mechanisms to ensure their survival. My research focuses on mechanisms of plant hormone signaling and environmental stress tolerance in higher plants such as sali...
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Plant microbe interaction, Pesticide & endophytic bacteria, Food Toxicology, Cellulose swelling enzyme, Functional genomics