Durham Research Center, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha
Doctorate of Philosophy in Agricultural
My research interest focuses
on developing DNA vaccines against avian influenza A virus (H5N1)
Outstanding Performance Stipend, University of Nebraska Medical Center, USA
(2008-2009 and 2007-2008)
• Monbusho Japanese Government Scholarship,
Japan (Oct.1998-Mar. 2002)
• National Science and
Technology Fellowship, Bangladesh (1992-1993)
• Government Agricultural
Science Scholarship, Bangladesh (1985-1991)
Liu CC, Nawshad A. Mechanisms of palatal epithelial seam disintegration by
transforming growth factor (TGF) beta3. Dev Biol. 2007 Sep
Nawshad A. Complexity in interpretation of embryonic epithelial-mesenchymal
transition in response to transforming growth factor-beta signaling. Cells
Tissues Organs. 2007;185(1-3):131-45.
Xu W1, Ahmed
S1, Moriyama H and Chollet R. 2006. The Importance of the Strictly
Conserved, C-terminal Glycine Residue in Phosphoenolpyruvate Carboxylase for
Overall Catalysis, Mutagenesis and Truncation of Gly-961 in the Sorghum C4 Leaf
Isoform. The Journal of Biological Chemistry.281 (25):17238-17245
Joint First Author)
Nose A and Wasano K. 2003. Pyrophosphate: D-fructose-6-phosphate 1
phosphotransferase (PFP) Activities in Response to Fructose-2,6-P2 in
Illuminated and Darkened Pineapple Leaf. Environment Control in
Biology. 41 (1):25-36
Ahmed S, Nose A and Wasano
K. 2002. In Vivo Properties of Phosphoenolpyruvate
Carboxylase in Crassulacean
Acid Metabolism Plants. Is
Pineapple CAM not Regulated by PEPC
Phosphorylation? Environment Control in Biology. 40 (4): 343
Ahmed S, Hossain MM, Hamid A and Chowdhury
AR.1998. Comparative Performance of Tomatoes During Summer and Winter.
Annals of Bangladesh Agriculture. 1:9-14
Ahmed S, Nose A
and Wasano K. (April 2002). In Vivo Properties of Phospho enol-pyruvate
Carboxylase in Crassulacean Acid Metabolism Plants. Is Pineapple CAM not
Regulated by PEPC Phosphorylation? Paper presented at the annual meeting of the
Crop Science Society of Japan , Tokyo.
S, Nose A and Wasano K.
(October, 2000) Pyrophosphate: D-fructose-6 phosphate
1-phosphotransferase (PFP) Activities in
Response to Fructose-2,6-P 2 in
Illuminated and Darkened
Pineapple Leaf. Paper
presented at the annual
meeting of the Crop Science Society of Japan,
What do you do when you
are not in the lab?
Traveling, reading, listening music and
Where are you from? How many languages
do you speak?
I am from Dhaka, Bangladesh. I speak 3 languages;
Bangla, English and Japanese.