Publications by authors named "Aftab Alam"

82Publications

Spontaneous anion-exchange synthesis of optically active mixed-valence CsAuI perovskites from layered CsAuCl perovskites.

Chem Commun (Camb) 2021 Jan 14. Epub 2021 Jan 14.

Department of Physics, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai 400076, India.

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January 2021

Effect of Pd alloying on structural, electronic and magnetic properties of L1Fe-Ni.

J Phys Condens Matter 2020 Dec 9. Epub 2020 Dec 9.

Physics, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Room 229C, 2nd Floor, Department of Physics, IIT Bombay, Powai, (Central Area), Mumbai, Mumbai, Maharashtra, 400076, INDIA.

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December 2020

Design of an epitope-based peptide vaccine against the SARS-CoV-2: a vaccine-informatics approach.

Brief Bioinform 2020 Dec 8. Epub 2020 Dec 8.

Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Basic Science, Jamia Millia Islamia University, New Delhi, India.

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December 2020

Human gene expression profiling identifies key therapeutic targets in tuberculosis infection: A systematic network meta-analysis.

Infect Genet Evol 2021 Jan 1;87:104649. Epub 2020 Dec 1.

Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Basic sciences, Jamia Millia Islamia University, New Delhi 110025, India. Electronic address:

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January 2021

Formulation and evaluation of gastro-retentive floating bilayer tablet for the treatment of hypertension.

Heliyon 2020 Nov 13;6(11):e05459. Epub 2020 Nov 13.

Department of Pharmaceutics, School of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi, 110062, India.

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November 2020

Anti-atherogenic effect of Nepitrin-7-O-glucoside: A flavonoid isolated from Nepeta hindostana via acting on PPAR - α receptor.

Steroids 2021 Jan 21;165:108770. Epub 2020 Nov 21.

Prin. K. M. Kundnani College of Pharmacy, Rambhau Salgaonkar Marg, Cuffe Parade, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400005, India.

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January 2021

Enhancing the solubility of nitazoxanide with solid dispersions technique: formulation, evaluation, and cytotoxicity study.

J Biomater Sci Polym Ed 2020 Nov 23:1-11. Epub 2020 Nov 23.

Department of Pharmaceutics, School of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi, India.

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November 2020

Frequency Of Depression Among Patients With Chronic Liver Disease.

J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad 2020 Oct-Dec;32(4):535-539

Department of Neurology, Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad, Pakistan.

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November 2020

Cellular infiltration in traumatic brain injury.

J Neuroinflammation 2020 Nov 3;17(1):328. Epub 2020 Nov 3.

Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK.

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November 2020

Determination of high sensitive cardiac troponin I 99th percentile upper reference limits in a healthy Pakistani population.

Pak J Med Sci 2020 Sep-Oct;36(6):1303-1307

Aftab Alam, MBBS, FCPS. Assistant Professor of Cardiology Department, Rehman Medical Institute, Peshawar, Pakistan.

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September 2020

Human stem cell-derived astrocytes exhibit region-specific heterogeneity in their secretory profiles.

Brain 2020 Oct;143(10):e85

Department of Neuromuscular Diseases, Queen Square Institute of Neurology, University College London, London, UK.

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October 2020

Overview of Immune Response During SARS-CoV-2 Infection: Lessons From the Past.

Front Immunol 2020 7;11:1949. Epub 2020 Aug 7.

Department of Biological Sciences, BITS Pilani, K. K. Birla Goa Campus, Goa, India.

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September 2020

Reliable Prediction of New Quantum Materials for Topological and Renewable-Energy Applications: A High-Throughput Screening.

J Phys Chem Lett 2020 Aug 23;11(15):6364-6372. Epub 2020 Jul 23.

Department of Physics, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, Powai, Mumbai 400 076, India.

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August 2020

TORNADO: Intermediate Results Orchestration based Service-Oriented Data Curation Framework for Intelligent Video Big Data Analytics in the Cloud.

Sensors (Basel) 2020 Jun 24;20(12). Epub 2020 Jun 24.

Data and Knowledge Engineering Laboratory, Department of Computer Engineering, College of Electronics and Information, Kyung Hee University, 17104, Yongin-si, Gyeonggi-do, Korea.

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June 2020

Covid-19: current knowledge, disease potential, prevention and clinical advances.

Turk J Biol 2020 21;44(3):121-131. Epub 2020 Jun 21.

Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Basic Sciences, JMI University, New Delhi India.

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June 2020

Chalcones: As potent α-amylase enzyme inhibitors; synthesis, in vitro, and in silico studies.

Med Chem 2020 Jun 10. Epub 2020 Jun 10.

H. E. J. Research Institute of Chemistry, International Center for Chemical and BiologicalSciences, University of Karachi, Karachi-75270. Pakistan.

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June 2020

Discovery of Stable Double Perovskite Oxides NaBIO (B = Bi, In) with Promising Optoelectronic Properties.

J Phys Chem Lett 2020 Jul 17;11(13):5148-5155. Epub 2020 Jun 17.

Department of Physics, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Powai, Mumbai 400076, India.

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July 2020

Lattice Dynamics and Electron-Phonon Coupling in Lead-Free CsAgInBiCl Double Perovskite Nanocrystals.

J Phys Chem Lett 2020 Mar 4;11(6):2113-2120. Epub 2020 Mar 4.

Department of Metallurgical Engineering & Materials Science, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Powai, Mumbai, India 400076.

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March 2020

Brassinosteroid overproduction improves lignocellulose quantity and quality to maximize bioethanol yield under green-like biomass process in transgenic poplar.

Biotechnol Biofuels 2020 18;13. Epub 2020 Jan 18.

1Chongqing Key Laboratory of Plant Resource Conservation and Germplasm Innovation, Key Laboratory of Eco-environments of Three Gorges Reservoir Region, Ministry of Education, Institute of Resources Botany, School of Life Sciences, Southwest University, Chongqing, 400715 China.

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January 2020

Wnt Signaling and Its Significance Within the Tumor Microenvironment: Novel Therapeutic Insights.

Front Immunol 2019 16;10:2872. Epub 2019 Dec 16.

National Centre for Cell Science, Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune, India.

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November 2020

Both beta sheet breaker and alpha helix forming pentapeptide inhibits protein fibrillation: Implication for the treatment of amyloid disorders.

Int J Biol Macromol 2020 Jan 4;143:102-111. Epub 2019 Dec 4.

Interdisciplinary Biotechnology Unit, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh 202002, India. Electronic address:

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January 2020

A mechanism for efficient cadmium phytoremediation and high bioethanol production by combined mild chemical pretreatments with desirable rapeseed stalks.

Sci Total Environ 2020 Mar 21;708:135096. Epub 2019 Nov 21.

Biomass & Bioenergy Research Centre, Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan 430070, China; College of Plant Science & Technology, Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan 430070, China; Laboratory of Biomass Engineering and Nanomaterial Application in Automobiles, College of Food Science and Chemical Engineering, Hubei University of Arts and Science, Xiangyang, China. Electronic address:

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March 2020

characterization of hypothetical proteins from str. Karp uncovers virulence genes.

Heliyon 2019 Oct 1;5(10):e02734. Epub 2019 Nov 1.

Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Basic Science, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, India.

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October 2019

A novel isothiocyanate derivative inhibits HIV-1 gene expression and replication by modulating the nuclear matrix associated protein SMAR1.

Antiviral Res 2020 01 9;173:104648. Epub 2019 Nov 9.

National Centre for Cell Science, Pune University Campus, Pune, India; Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics, Uppal, Hyderabad, India. Electronic address:

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January 2020

Mapping of scaffold/matrix attachment regions in human genome: a data mining exercise.

Nucleic Acids Res 2019 08;47(14):7247-7261

Bioinformatics Centre, Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune - 411 007, Maharashtra, India.

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August 2019

Revealing the Nature of Antiferroquadrupolar Ordering in Cerium Hexaboride: CeB_{6}.

Phys Rev Lett 2019 Feb;122(7):076401

Department of Physics, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, Powai, Mumbai 400 076, India.

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February 2019

Emergence of Topological insulator and Nodal line semi-metal states in XX'Bi (X = Na, K, Rb, Cs; X' = Ca, Sr).

Sci Rep 2019 Jan 24;9(1):527. Epub 2019 Jan 24.

Discipline of Metallurgy Engineering and Materials Science, IIT Indore, Simrol, Indore, 453552, India.

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January 2019

Retention of Anticancer Activity of Curcumin after Conjugation with Fluorescent Gold Quantum Clusters: An in Vitro and in Vivo Xenograft Study.

ACS Omega 2018 May 1;3(5):4776-4785. Epub 2018 May 1.

Physical & Materials Chemistry Division, CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory, Pune 411008, India.

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May 2018

Assessment of the key regulatory genes and their Interologs for Turner Syndrome employing network approach.

Sci Rep 2018 07 4;8(1):10091. Epub 2018 Jul 4.

Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Basic Sciences, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, 110025, India.

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July 2018

Factors associated with acute medication overuse in people with migraine: results from the 2017 migraine in America symptoms and treatment (MAST) study.

J Headache Pain 2018 May 24;19(1):38. Epub 2018 May 24.

Montefiore Medical Center, The Saul R. Korey Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1165 Morris Park Avenue, Rousso Building, Room 332, Bronx, NY, 10461, USA.

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May 2018

Primary signet cell adenocarcinoma of bladder.

Indian J Pathol Microbiol 2017 Oct-Dec;60(4):584-586

Department of Urology, Command Hospital Air Force, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India.

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July 2018

Biomass saccharification is largely enhanced by altering wall polymer features and reducing silicon accumulation in rice cultivars harvested from nitrogen fertilizer supply.

Bioresour Technol 2017 Nov 12;243:957-965. Epub 2017 Jul 12.

Biomass and Bioenergy Research Centre, Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan, China; National Key Laboratory of Crop Genetic Improvement, Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan, China; College of Plant Sciences and Technology, Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan, China. Electronic address: http://bbrc.hzau.edu.cn.

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November 2017

Management of Aggressive Cerebral Dural Arteriovenous Fistulae: Experience Using Endovascular Embolization.

J Vasc Interv Neurol 2017 Jun;9(4):22-28

Dept of Radiodiagnosis & Interventional Radiology, Command Hospital Air Force, Bangalore-560007.

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June 2017

Recent trends in ZikV research: A step away from cure.

Biomed Pharmacother 2017 Jul 17;91:1152-1159. Epub 2017 May 17.

Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Basic Science, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, India. Electronic address:

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July 2017

Steam-exploded biomass saccharification is predominately affected by lignocellulose porosity and largely enhanced by Tween-80 in Miscanthus.

Bioresour Technol 2017 Sep 4;239:74-81. Epub 2017 May 4.

Biomass and Bioenergy Research Centre, Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan 430070, China; National Key Laboratory of Crop Genetic Improvement, Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan 430070, China; College of Plant Science and Technology, Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan 430070, China. Electronic address:

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September 2017

Monitoring and descriptive analysis of radon in relation to seismic activity of Northern Pakistan.

J Environ Radioact 2017 Jun 17;172:43-51. Epub 2017 Mar 17.

Centre for Earthquake Studies, NCP, Islamabad, Pakistan. Electronic address:

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June 2017

Oxidant mediated one-step complete conversion of multi-walled carbon nanotubes to graphene quantum dots and their bioactivity against mammalian and bacterial cells.

J Mater Chem B 2017 Jan 5;5(4):785-796. Epub 2017 Jan 5.

Physical & Materials Chemistry Division, CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory, Dr. Homi Bhabha Road, Pune - 411 008, India.

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January 2017

E-Licensing of Radiation Applications (eLORA) in Armed Forces Hospitals: 'Nuts and Bolts'.

Med J Armed Forces India 2017 Jan 29;73(1):80-84. Epub 2016 Mar 29.

Classified Specialist (Radiology), Command Hospital (Air Force), Bangalore, India.

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January 2017

Pitfalls in interpretation of FDG PET/CT: Septic pulmonary emboli mimicking metastases in a case of gastric carcinoma.

Indian J Radiol Imaging 2016 Oct-Dec;26(4):524-527

Department of Radiology, Command Hospital (AF), Bengaluru, Karnataka, India.

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January 2017

From ZikV genome to vaccine: in silico approach for the epitope-based peptide vaccine against Zika virus envelope glycoprotein.

Immunology 2016 Dec 7;149(4):386-399. Epub 2016 Sep 7.

Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Basic Science, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, India.

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December 2016

SMAR1 binds to T(C/G) repeat and inhibits tumor progression by regulating miR-371-373 cluster.

Sci Rep 2016 Sep 27;6:33779. Epub 2016 Sep 27.

Chromatin and Disease Biology Lab, National Centre for Cell Science, Savitribai Phule Pune University Campus, Ganeshkhind, Pune-411007, India.

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September 2016

New imaging reagents for lipid dense regions in live cells and the nucleus in fixed MCF-7 cells.

J Mater Chem B 2015 Sep 19;3(36):7177-7185. Epub 2015 Aug 19.

Organic Chemistry Division, National Chemical Laboratory, Pune, 411008, India.

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September 2015

Comparative anti-inflammatory and hepatoprotective activities of Astragalus gummifer Labill herb and roots in rats.

Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med 2014 3;11(3):268-74. Epub 2014 Apr 3.

Department of Pharmacognosy, College of Pharmacy, Salman Bin Abdulaziz University, Alkharj-11942, Saudi Arabia.

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July 2015

New cytotoxic sesquiterpene lactones from Anthemis scrobicularis.

J Asian Nat Prod Res 2014 17;16(9):922-9. Epub 2014 Sep 17.

a Pharmacognosy Department , College of Pharmacy, Salman Bin Abdulaziz University , Al-Kharj 11942 , Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

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November 2014

Antioxidant potential of Rumex vesicarius L.: in vitro approach.

Asian Pac J Trop Biomed 2014 Jul;4(7):538-44

Department of Pharmacology, College of Pharmacy, Salman Bin Abdulaziz University, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

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July 2014

Theoretical and experimental study on lipophilicity and wound healing activity of ginger compounds.

Asian Pac J Trop Biomed 2014 Apr;4(4):329-33

Department of Pharmacognosy, College of Pharmacy, Salman Bin AbdulAziz University, P.O. Box 173, Al-Kharj 11942, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

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April 2014

Quantitative estimation of hesperidin by HPTLC in different varieties of citrus peels.

Asian Pac J Trop Biomed 2014 Apr;4(4):262-6

Department of Pharmacognosy, College of Pharmacy, King Saud University, P.O. Box 2457, Riyadh 11451, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

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April 2014

Envenomation in pregnancy by common krait (Bungarus caeruleus).

J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 2014 May;24 Suppl 2:S144-6

Department of Pulmonology, Military Hospital, Mall Road, Rawalpindi.

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May 2014

Simultaneous determination of reserpine, rescinnamine, and yohimbine in human plasma by ultraperformance liquid chromatography tandem mass spectrometry.

J Anal Methods Chem 2013 5;2013:940861. Epub 2013 Dec 5.

Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, College of Pharmacy, King Saud University, P.O. Box 2457, Riyadh 11451, Saudi Arabia.

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January 2014

Ab initio study of the phonon spectrum, entropy and lattice heat capacity of disordered Re-W alloys.

J Phys Condens Matter 2012 Sep 23;24(37):375401. Epub 2012 Aug 23.

Department of Condensed Matter Physics and Materials Science, S N Bose National Center for Basic Sciences, Salt Lake City, Kolkata, India.

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September 2012

Geochemical fractionation of trace elements in sediments of Hugli River (Ganges) and Sundarban wetland (West Bengal, India).

Environ Monit Assess 2012 Dec 19;184(12):7561-77. Epub 2012 Jan 19.

Department of Chemistry and Industrial Chemistry, University of Genova, via Dodecaneso 31, 16146 Genoa, Italy.

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December 2012

Chemically mediated quantum criticality in NbFe2.

Phys Rev Lett 2011 Nov 9;107(20):206401. Epub 2011 Nov 9.

Division of Materials Science and Engineering, Ames Laboratory, Iowa 50011, USA.

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November 2011

Dry imaging cameras.

Indian J Radiol Imaging 2011 Apr;21(2):82-9

Department of Radiodiagnosis and Imaging, Command Hospital (Air Force), Bangalore - 560 007, India.

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April 2011

Anticancer activity of a low immunogenic protein toxin (BMP1) from Indian toad (Bufo melanostictus, Schneider) skin extract.

Toxicon 2011 Jul 26;58(1):85-92. Epub 2011 May 26.

Laboratory of Toxinology and Experimental Pharmacodynamics, University of Calcutta, Department of Physiology, 92 Acharya Prafulla Chandra Road, Kolkata 700009, India.

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July 2011

Role of humic acid on oral drug delivery of an antiepileptic drug.

Drug Dev Ind Pharm 2011 Mar 6;37(3):310-9. Epub 2010 Sep 6.

Department of Pharmaceutics, Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi, India.

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March 2011

An augmented space approach to the study of random ternary alloys: I. Electronic structure with uncorrelated disorder and short ranged order.

J Phys Condens Matter 2009 May 22;21(19):195503. Epub 2009 Apr 22.

Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champagne, 61801, USA.

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May 2009

Inhibition of cutaneous oxidative stress and two-stage skin carcinogenesis by Hemidesmus indicus (L.) in Swiss albino mice.

Indian J Exp Biol 2003 Dec;41(12):1416-23

Section of Chemoprevention and Nutrition Toxicology, Department of Medical Elementology and Toxicology, Faculty of Science, Jamia Hamdard (Hamdard University), New Delhi 110 062, India.

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December 2003

13-cis Retinoic acid ameliorates benzoyl peroxide-induced oxidative stress and hyperproliferative response in murine skin: a chemopreventive study.

Cancer Detect Prev 2004 ;28(3):200-7

Section of Chemoprevention and Nutrition Toxicology, Department of Medical Elementology and Toxicology, Jamia Hamdard (Hamdard University), New Delhi 110062, India.

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November 2004

Inhibition of benzoyl peroxide and ultraviolet-B radiation induced oxidative stress and tumor promotion markers by cycloartenol in murine skin.

Redox Rep 2003 ;8(2):105-12

Section of Chemoprevention and Nutrition Toxicology, Department of Medical Elementology and Toxicology, Faculty of Science, Jamia Hamdard (Hamdard University), New Delhi, India.

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February 2004

Modulation of biochemical parameters by Hemidesmus indicus in cumene hydroperoxide-induced murine skin: possible role in protection against free radicals-induced cutaneous oxidative stress and tumor promotion.

J Ethnopharmacol 2003 Mar;85(1):33-41

Section of Chemoprevention and Nutrition Toxicology, Department of Medical Elementology and Toxicology, Faculty of Science, Jamia Hamdard (Hamdard University), New Delhi 110062, India.

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March 2003

Chemopreventive effect of Vitis vinifera extract on 12-O-tetradecanoyl-13-phorbol acetate-induced cutaneous oxidative stress and tumor promotion in murine skin.

Pharmacol Res 2002 Dec;46(6):557-64

Department of Medical Elementology and Toxicology, Faculty of Science, Jamia Hamdard University, New Delhi 110062, India.

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December 2002