alexa Editor - Abdul Waheed | Queen Mary University of London | 22619

Journal of Cell Science and Apoptosis
Open Access

OMICS International organises 3000+ Global Conferenceseries Events every year across USA, Europe & Asia with support from 1000 more scientific Societies and Publishes 700+ Open Access Journals which contains over 50000 eminent personalities, reputed scientists as editorial board members.

Open Access Journals gaining more Readers and Citations
700 Journals and 15,000,000 Readers Each Journal is getting 25,000+ Readers

This Readership is 10 times more when compared to other Subscription Journals (Source: Google Analytics)

Abdul Waheed

Abdul Waheed Abdul Waheed
Centre for experimental Medicine and Rheumatology
William Harvey Research Institute
Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry
Queen Mary University of London, United Kingdom
 
Biography

I did my Bachelor of Pharmacy (1994-1998) and M.Phil. Pharmacy (Pharmacognosy, 1999-2001) from Gomal University Pakistan. Then after working in Abbot Labs Pakistan as industrial Pharmacist for a period of three years, I moved to United Kingdom for my PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences from Kingston University London (2007-2011). I was awarded ORS scholarship during my PhD research studies, working on “medicinal plants for their potential bioactive compounds for anticancer activity” which resulted in isolation of four novel pregnane glycosides. The chemical structure was elucidated using advanced chromatographic and spectroscopic techniques in addition to x-ray crystallography. During January-July 2012, I was designated as Post Doc. Research Associate in School of Pharmacy and Chemistry, Kingston University, London, working on “identification of molecular targets of flavonoids: A focus on ploycystin-2 ion channels in renal epithelial cells” Funded by the South West Academic Network, UK. My research work described how a flavonoid “Naringenin” influences cell surface receptors, ion channels, cell proliferation and epithelial fluid secretion in cyst formation. In September 2012, I moved to School of Biosciences and Medicine, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK as Post Doc. Research Fellow in cardiology (2012-2015), exploring the role of serine-threonine rich protein phosphatases (calcineurin) and its intracellular targets, regulation of gap junction conductance by calcineurin-dependent connexons. Using a Guinea pig model I was investigating a novel pathway involved in decreasing atrial gap junction conductance by intracellular phosphatases through phosphorylation of Cx-43 and Cx-40. From May 2015, I am appointed on a Post Doc Research BioBank position in the Centre for Experimental Medicine and Rheumatology (EMR), William Harvey Research Institute, Queen Mary University of London, UK. Where, currently I am managing the Tissue Biobank along with a team of research scientist in developing an in vitro organ culture model as an alternative to in vivo animal model for studying various drugs for development projects in rheumatoid arthritis.

Research Interest

To investigate the role of protein phosphatases, exploring intracellular targets and events going through phosphorylation. Rheumatoid arthritis, atrial fibrillation, exploring novel biomarkers (miRNA) in patients with coronary artery disease and cardiac arrhythmias, electrophysiology (Impedance: gap junction conductance in ventricular and atrial myocardium), natural product chemistry (chromatography, spectroscopy), ethno-pharmacology of herbal extracts and potent compounds for in-vitro as well as in-vivo biochemical evaluation (anticancer, anti-diabetic, smooth muscle contraction).

Peer Reviewed Journals
 
Make the best use of Scientific Research and information from our 700 + peer reviewed, Open Access Journals
International Conferences 2018-19
 
Meet Inspiring Speakers and Experts at our 3000+ Global Annual Meetings

Contact Us

Agri & Aquaculture Journals

Dr. Krish

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9040

Biochemistry Journals

Datta A

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9037

Business & Management Journals

Ronald

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9042

Chemistry Journals

Gabriel Shaw

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9040

Clinical Journals

Datta A

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9037

Engineering Journals

James Franklin

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9042

Food & Nutrition Journals

Katie Wilson

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9042

General Science

Andrea Jason

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9043

Genetics & Molecular Biology Journals

Anna Melissa

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9006

Immunology & Microbiology Journals

David Gorantl

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9014

Materials Science Journals

Rachle Green

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9039

Nursing & Health Care Journals

Stephanie Skinner

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9039

Medical Journals

Nimmi Anna

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9038

Neuroscience & Psychology Journals

Nathan T

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9041

Pharmaceutical Sciences Journals

Ann Jose

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9007

Social & Political Science Journals

Steve Harry

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9042

 
© 2008- 2018 OMICS International - Open Access Publisher. Best viewed in Mozilla Firefox | Google Chrome | Above IE 7.0 version
Leave Your Message 24x7