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Mailing Address:
Department of Microbiology, University of Chittagong, Chittagong-4331, Bangladesh

Land Phone: +88-031-716552 Ext 4464 +88-031-726311 to 14 Ext 4464
sharmincubd@yahoo.com, pwze60x6@s.okayama-u.ac.jp

Dr. Sharmin Sultana

Assistant Professor
Department of Microbiology
University of Chittagong


PhD : Graduate School of Environmental and Life Science, Okayama University, Japan
MS: University of Chittagong (2001)
BSc (Honors): University of Chittagong (2000)

Research Interest

Pathways and regulation of Bio-oxidation of reduced inorganic sulfur compounds (RISCs)
Extremophiles and their diversity
Enzyme kinetics
Regulation of B cell and T cell


1. Sharmin. S, M.T. Hossain and M.N.Anwar (2004). Proteolytic Activity of a Lactobacillus Species Isolated from Rumen. Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences. 7(12):2105-2108.
2. Sharmin.S, M.T.Hossain and M.N.Anwar (2005). Isolation and characterization of a protease producing bacteria Bacillus aminovorus and optimization of some factors of culture conditions for protease production. Journal of Biological sciences.5(3):358-362.
3. M.N.Nipa, S. Sultana, SMR Islam and M.A.Hakim (2006). Cellobiose Octaacetate (COA) enhances the production of Cellulase by Aspergillus Fumigatus. European Journal of Scientific Research. ISSN 1450-216X Vol.15 No.2 (2006), pp. 287-294.
4. Meher Nigad Nipa, Sharmin Sultana, M.A.Hakim (2006).Induction of Celllulase Biosynthesis by Cellobiose Octaacetate in Aspergillus humicola. Bangladesh Journal of Microbiology (BJM).23 (2):174-176.
5. Ferdausi Ali, Sharmin Sultana and M.N.Anwar (2007).Properties of Alpha- amylase produced by an isolate of Bacillus Brevis. The Chittagong Univ.J.B.Sci. Vol.2 (1& 2): 17-30.
6. Islam M. J., Sultana S., Das K. K., Sharmin N. and Hasan M. N. (2008). Isolation of Plasmid- Mediated Multidrug Resistant Escherichia coli from Poultry. Int. J. Sustain. Crop Prod. 3(5):46-50.
7. Shahidul A. Chowdhury, Jabun Naher, Abdullah A. Mamun, Ruhul A. Khan, Jannatul Ferdous, Sharmin Sultana.(2014). Studies on Antibiotic Sensitivity Pattern of Pseudomonas aeruginosa Isolated from Hospitalized Patients. Open Access Library Journal, Volume 1, e911: PP. 1-9.
8. Yang Wang, Takashi Yasuda, Sultana Sharmin, Tadayoshi Kanao and Kazuo Kamimura. (2014).Analysis of the microbial community in moderately acidic drainage from the Yanahara pyrite mine in Japan. Bioscience, Biotechnology, and Biochemistry, 2014 Vol. 78, No. 7, 1274–1282.