Faculty & Officials

Contact Informations

Mailing Address:
Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of Chittagong, Chittagong-4331

Cell: +880-1732750751
manchur.mbio@cu.ac.bd manchur69@yahoo.com

Dr. Mohammed Abul Manchur

Professor
Department of Microbiology
University of Chittagong.

Education

PhD: Okayama University, Japan (Microbiology, 2004-2008)
M. Sc. : University of Chittagong (1991)
B. Sc. (Hons.): University of Chittagong (1990)

Research Interest

Environmental microbiology
Extremophiles
Bioleaching

Publications

1. Mohammed Abul Manchur, Mei Kikumoto, Tadayoshi Kanao, Jun Takada and Kzuo Kamimura. Characterization of an OmpA-like outer membrane protein of the iron-oxidizing bacterium, Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidns. Extremophiles, Springer. 15(3):403-410. (2011).

2. Baishakhi Biswas, Nurul Absar and Mohammed Abul Manchur. A comparative analysis of the macro and micro nutrient composition of bakery food products available in the Chittagong City Corporation, Bangladesh. Nutrition and Food Science, Emerald Group, UK. (2011).

3. Md. Mynuddin, Md. Nuruddin Mahmud, Md. Nural Anwar and Md. Abul Manchur. Influence of culturing conditions for optimum antimicrobial metabolite production by Streptomyces fulvoviridis. The Chittagong University Journal of Biological Sciences, 15(1&2): , (2011).

4. Kazuo Kamimura, Ai Okabayashi, Mei Kikumoto, Mohd Abul Manchur, Satoshi Wakai and Tadayoshi Kanao. Analysis of iron- and sulfur-oxidizing bacteria in a treatment plant of acid rock drainage from a Japanese pyrite mine by the use of ribulose-1, 5-biphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase large subunit gene. Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering, Elsevier. 109(3):244-248, (2010).

5. Taposhi G. Roy, Saroj K. S. Hazari, Ranjit K. Nath, Babul C. Nath and Abul Manchur. Synthesis and antimicrobial activities of some Cadmium (II) and Zinc (II) complexes of 3, 10-C-meso-3, 5, 7, 7, 10, 12, 14, 14-octamethyl-1, 4, 8, 11-tetraazacyclo tetradecadiene (L). Journal of Bangladesh Chemical Society. 22(2): 111-122. (2009).

6. Mohammed Abul Manchur, Tadayoshi Kanao, Tsuyoshi Sugio and Kazuo Kamimura. Effects of increasing concentration of salts on the expression of omp40 gene encoding a major porin of Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans. Journal of Biological Sciences. 8(1):125-130. (2008).

7. Satoshi Wakai, Mizuho Tsujita, Mei Kikumoto, Mohammed Abul Manchur, Tadayoshi Kanao and Kazuo Kamimura. Purification and characterization of sulfide:quinine oxidoreductase from an acidophilic iron-oxidizing bacterium, Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans. Bioscience Biotechnology and Biochemistry, Japan. 71(11):2735-274. (2007).

8. Sanjit Kumar Das, M. Zobaidul Alam, M. Abul Manchur and M. Nural Anwar. Effect of nutrient and cellulose octaacetate on cellulolytic enzyme production by Streptomyces albolongus. Bangladesh Journal of Microbiology, 16(1): 103-107. (2007).

9. Taposhi G. Roy, Saroj K. Hazari, Benu K. Dey, Swadesh Dutta, Mohammed A. Manchur and Edward R. T. Tiekink. Axial addition in diastereoisomeric [Cu(Me8[14]ane]ClO4)2 complexes: antifungal and antibacterial activities. Journal Coordination Chemistry, Francis & Tailor. 59(15):1757-1767, (2006).

10. Alam, M. Z., Manchur, M. A. and Anwar, M. N. Studies on the production of extra-cellular cellulolytic enzymes by Streptomyces aburaviensis. Journal of Microbial World, India. 8(1): 76-84, (2006).

11. M. Z. Alam, M. A. Manchur and M. N. Anwar. Isolation purification and characterization of cellulolytic enzymes produced by the isolate Streptomyces omiyaensis. Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences. 7(10): 1647-1653. (2004).

12. M. Helal Uddin, M. A. Majid, A. C. Mistry and M. A. Manchur. Isolation characterization and study of microbial activities of the brain lipid and chemical analysis of the brain lipid of Baghda Chingri (Penaeus monodon) of the Bay of Bengal. Pakistan Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research. 47(2):121-125. (2004).

13. M. A. Kashem, M. A. Manchur, M. S. Rahman and M. N. Anwar. Effects of carbon and Nitrogen sources on the production of reducing sugars, extra-cellular protein and cellulolytic enzymes by two cellulolytic bacterial isolates. Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences. 7(10): 1660-1663. (2004).

14. L. W. Marzan, Md. Abul Manchur, Md. Towhid Hossain and M. N. Anwar. Protease production by a strain of Aspergillus funiculosus. Bangladesh Journal of Life Science. 16(1): 103-107 (2004).

15. M. Taslim Uddin, A. K. M. S. Kabir and M. A. Manchur. Synthesis and antimicrobial activities of some derivatives of L-rhamnose. Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences, 7(12):2192-2197. (2004).

16. D. A. Chowdhury, M. Mafiz Uddin and M. A. Manchur. Some dioxomolybdenum (IV) complexes with Schiff bases containing ono donor set. Bulletin of Pure and Applied Sciences, India. 20C (2): 75-79. (2002).

17. M. Hashem, M. Helal Uddin, A. C. Mistry, S. M. M. H. Majumder and M. A. Manchur. Physico-chemical characterization and antimicrobial activities of seed oil and seed cake of Ghora neem (Melia azadirech). The Chittagong University Journal of Biological Sciences, 26(1&2): 27-33. (2002).

18. Md. Shibli, M. A. Manchur and M. N. Anwar. Enzymatic saccharification of cellulosic materials by two indigenous fungal isolates. Bangladesh Journal of Microbiology. 19(1&2): 31-34. (2002).

19. Md. Shibli, M. A. Manchur and M. N. Anwar. Isolation of cellulolytic microorganisms and screening for their cellulae activity, saccharification, protein and biomass production: Bacteria and Actinomycetes. The Chittagong University Journal of Science. 25(2):31-16. (2001).

20. L. W. Marzan, M. A. Manchur, Md. Towhid Hossain and M. N. Anwar. Production of amylase and protease by Fusarium poae. Bangladesh Journal of Microbiology. 18(2):127-134. (2001).

21. Abul K. M. S. Kabir, Mohammed M. Matin, Mohammed J. Alam and Md. Abul Manchur. Synthesis and antimicrobial activities of some D-glucose derivatives. Bangladesh Journal of Chemical Society. 13(1&2):107-115. (2000).

22. Md. Towhid Hossain, Shahida Akter, Md. Shafiqur Rahman, M. A. Manchur and M. N. Anwar. Isolation of protease producing fungi and their protease activity. The Chittagong University Journal of Science. 23(2):101-106. (1999).

23. Shahida Akter, Md. Towhid Hossain, Md. Shafiqur Rahman, M. A. Manchur and M. N. Anwar. Isolation of amylase producing fungi and their amylase activity. The Chittagong University Journal of Science. 23(2):107-113. (1999).

24. Abul K. M. S. Kabir, Mohammed M. Matin, Kazi Robiul Islam and Md. Abul Manchur. Syntheis and antimicrobial activities of some monosaccharide derivatives. The Chittagong University Journal of Science. 23(2):01-08. (1999).

25. A. Z. M. S. Chowdhury, M. Shihab and M. A. Manchur. Syntheis and antimicrobial activities of fused pyrimidines: imidazo[1,2-c]thiopyrano[4,3:5]thieno[3,2-e]pyrimidine. The Chittagong University Journal of Science. 22(II):83-90. (1998).

26. M. A. Manchur and M. N. Anwar. Isolation of thermophilic microbes and screening for their cellulose activity, saccharification, protein and biomass production. Bangladesh Journal of Botany. 27(1):25-30. (1998).