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Dr Shohana Parvin | Molecular Biology | Best Researcher Award

Associate Professor at  Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University, Bangladesh

Dr. Shohana Parvin is an accomplished academician and researcher specializing in Agroforestry and Molecular Biology. She obtained her Ph.D. in Life Science from Kyung Hee University, Seoul, South Korea, with a focus on Molecular Biology, Biotechnology, and Genetic Engineering in 2012. Prior to that, she completed her Master’s degree in Agroforestry and Environment at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University (BSMRAU), Bangladesh, in 2008.


Publication Profile:🌟👨‍🎓

🎓 Education:

  • Ph.D. in Life Science, Kyung Hee University, South Korea (2012)
  • M.Sc. in Agroforestry and Environment, BSMRAU, Bangladesh (2008)
  • B.Sc. in Agriculture, Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University, Bangladesh (2004)

👩‍🏫 Professional Experience:

  • Associate Professor, Dept. of Agroforestry and Environment, BSMRAU (2018 – Present)
  • Assistant Professor, Dept. of Agroforestry and Environment, BSMRAU (2012 – 2018)
  • Ph.D. Student and Research Assistant, Kyung Hee University, South Korea (2008 – 2012)
  • Research Assistant, Kyung Hee University, South Korea (2008)

🏆 Academic Achievements and Awards:

  • Kyung Hee University President Scholarship during Ph.D. Study (2008-2012)
  • Academic Research Scholarship from Kyung Hee University for publishing research works (2009-10)
  • Merit Scholarship in B.Sc. in Agriculture (1st Class 3rd in Merit Position) (2004)
  • Merit Scholarship in M.Sc. in Agroforestry and Environment (CGPA 4.00) (2006-07)
  • National Education Board Scholarship for SSC and HSC Examinations (1995-97)
  • Primary and Junior School Scholarships by the Bangladesh Government (1989 and 1992)

👩‍🔬 Research Focus:

Dr. Shohana Parvin’s research focuses on understanding the impact of stress on agroforestry species, particularly ginseng. Her work explores the molecular and physiological aspects of plant responses to stress, emphasizing the role of polyamines and antioxidant defense systems. With expertise in molecular biology and biotechnology, she has contributed significantly to elucidating the mechanisms that enhance plant resilience under adverse conditions. Dr. Parvin’s studies on ginseng seedlings have garnered attention, earning her numerous citations. Her work not only expands our knowledge of plant stress physiology but also holds promise for improving the cultivation of valuable medicinal plants like Panax ginseng. 🍃🔬✨


  • Citations: 334
  • Documents: 313
  • h-index: 9

The h-index is a metric that attempts to measure both the productivity and citation impact of a researcher’s publications. It means that there are 9 papers that have been cited at least 9 times.

Publications Top Notes:
  1. Title: Spermidine alleviates the growth of saline-stressed ginseng seedlings through antioxidative defense system
    • Authors: Parvin, S., Lee, O.R., Sathiyaraj, G., … Kim, Y.-J., Yang, D.-C.
    • Journal: Gene, 2014, 537(1), pp. 70–78
    • Citations: 89
  2. Title: Acclimation of hydrogen peroxide enhances salt tolerance by activating defense-related proteins in Panax ginseng C.A. Meyer
    • Authors: Sathiyaraj, G., Srinivasan, S., Kim, Y.-J., … Khorolragchaa, A., Yang, D.C.
    • Journal: Molecular Biology Reports, 2014, 41(6), pp. 3761–3771
    • Citations: 37
  3. Title: Modulation of polyamine levels in ginseng hairy root cultures subjected to salt stress
    • Authors: Parvin, S., Lee, O.R., Sathiyaraj, G., … Miah, M.G., Yang, D.C.
    • Journal: Russian Journal of Plant Physiology, 2012, 59(6), pp. 757–765
    • Citations: 7
  4. Title: Interrelationship between calmodulin (CaM) and H2O2 in abscisic acid-induced antioxidant defense in the seedlings of Panax ginseng
    • Authors: Parvin, S., Lee, O.R., Sathiyaraj, G., … Sri Renuka Devi, B., Yang, D.-C.
    • Journal: Molecular Biology Reports, 2012, 39(7), pp. 7327–7338
    • Citations: 17
  5. Title: Influence of potassium nitrate on antioxidant level and secondary metabolite genes under cold stress in Panax ginseng
    • Authors: Devi, B.S.R., Kim, Y.J., Selvi, S.K., … Lee, S., Yang, D.C.
    • Journal: Russian Journal of Plant Physiology, 2012, 59(3), pp. 318–325
    • Citations: 58
  6. Title: Transcript profiling of antioxidant genes during biotic and abiotic stresses in Panax ginseng
    • Authors: Meyer, C.A., Sathiyaraj, G., Lee, O.R., … Kim, Y.-J., Yang, D.C.
    • Journal: Molecular Biology Reports, 2011, 38(4), pp. 2761–2769
    • Citations: 41
  7. Title: Classification and characterization of putative cytochrome P450 genes from Panax ginseng C. A. Meyer
    • Authors: Devi, B.S.R., Kim, Y.-J., Sathiyamoorthy, S., … Lee, S., Yang, D.-C.
    • Journal: Biochemistry (Moscow), 2011, 76(12), pp. 1347–1359
    • Citations: 25
Shohana Parvin | Molecular Biology Award | Best Researcher Award

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