1. Ullah, M. A., Alam, , Moin, A. T., Ahamed, T., & Shohael, A. M. (2023). Risk factors and actionable molecular signatures in COVID-19-associated lung adenocarcinoma and lung squamous cell carcinoma patients. Computers in Biology and Medicine, 158, 106855.
  2. Ahmed, S, Shohael, AM, Paek, KY. (2021) Evaluation of growth and some unexplored bioactivities of bioreactor-grown adventitious root culture of ginseng (Panax ginseng A. Meyer). Biotechnology and Applied Biochemistry. 1– 15.
  3. Hossain, M. S., Ali, , Hossain, M., Uddin, S. Z., Moniruzzaman, M., Islam, M. R., Shohael, A. M., Islam, M. S., Ananya, T. H., Rahman, M. M., Rahman, M. A., Worth, M., Mondal, D., & Mahmud, Z. H. (2021). ESBL Producing Escherichia coli in Faecal Sludge Treatment Plants: An Invisible Threat to Public Health in Rohingya Camps, Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. Frontiers in Public Health, 9, 783019.
  4. Nadim Sharif, Rubayet Rayhan Opu, Shamsun Nahar Ahmed, Mithun Kumar Sarkar, Raisah Jaheen, Muktasid Ud Daullah, Shahriar Khan, Mir Mubin, Habibur Rahman, Faiza Islam, Nusaira Haque Suchana Islama, Fariha Bushra Khana, Nabila Haque, Umme Ayman, Abdullah Mohammad Shohael, Shuvra Kanti Dey, Ali Azam Talukder (2021). Prevalence and impact of comorbidities on disease prognosis among patients with COVID-19 in Bangladesh: A nationwide study amid the second wave Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & Reviews. 15 (4)
  5. Sium Ahmed, Faisal Bin Rahman and Abdullah Mohammad Shohael (2021). In vitro analysis of phytoconstituents and bioactivities of Senna alata leaf extracts. Discovery Phytomedicine. 8 (4) 167-174.
  6. Nahar Kamrun and Arju Sharfun Nahar and Shohael Abdullah Mohammad and Ahmed, Shawon (2021). Dye Extraction from Immature Wood Apple, Characterization and its Eco-Friendly Application on Cotton, and Silk Fabrics. Available at SSRN: or
  7. Islam, M.S., Ullah, M.A., Islam, S. et al. (2021). Influence on attitudes and lifestyle due to lockdown amidst COVID-19 pandemic: a perception-based analysis among Bangladeshi residents. BMC Public Health 21, 1974. 021-12012-z
  8. Moin AT, Chowdhury MA, Riana SH,Ullah Md.A, Araf Y, Sarkar B, Shohael AM (2021). An Updated Overview of Herpes Simplex Virus-1 Infection: Insights from Origin to Mitigation Measures. Electron J Gen Med. 18(1)
  9. Bishajit Sarkar, Fayza Akter, Fatema Tuz Johora, Md. Asad Ullah, and Abdullah Mohammad Shohael (2021) Micronutrient Biofortification in Rice through New Breeding Techniques (NBTs): Bangladesh Perspective. Current Nutraceuticals. 2: 89-105
  10. Faisal Bin Rahman. Abdullah Mohammad Shohael (2020). A comprehensive multi-directional exploration of phytochemicals and bioactivities of flower extracts from Delonix regia (Bojer ex Hook.) Raf., Cassia fistula and Lagerstroemia speciosa L. Biochemistry     and      Biophysics      Reports.      100805     (DOI: 10.1016/j.bbrep.2020.100805)
  11. Sium Ahmed, Dil Afroj Moni, Kailas Dashrath Sonawane, Kee Yoeup Paek and Abdullah Mohammad Shohael (2020). A comprehensive in silico exploration of pharmacological properties, bioactivities and COX-2 inhibitory potential of eleutheroside B from Eleutherococcus senticosus (Rupr. & Maxim.) Maxim., Journal of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics. (DOI: 1080/07391102.2020.1803135)
  12. Sium Ahmed, Bilkis Mehrin Moni, Shawon Ahmed, Donald James Gomes and Abdullah Mohammad Shohael (2020). Comparative phytochemical, antioxidant, and antibacterial study of different parts of Doigota plants (Bixa orellana ) Bull Natl Res Cent 44, 95.
  13. Tania Jabin, Tanvir Ahamed, Shahin Alam, Abdullah Mohammad Shohael (2020). Investigation on phytochemical screening, thin layer chromatographic profiling and antibacterial potential of ten widely used spices in Bangladesh. J. Biosci. 16(3), 208-220.
  14. Sium Ahmed and Abdullah Mohammad Shohael (2019). In silico studies of four anthraquinones of Senna alata As potential antifungal compounds. PharmacologyOnline. 2: 259-268.
  15. Hanan Ashrafi, Muntequa Ishtiaq Siraji, Nazmir Nur Showva, Mozammel Hossain, Tareq Hossen, Md. Ashraful Hasan, Abdullah Mohammad Shohael and Mohammad Mahfuz Ali Khan Shawan (2019). Structure to function analysis with antigenic characterization of a hypothetical protein, HPAG1_0576 from Helicobacter pylori HPAG1. Bioinformation. 15(7): 456-466.
  16. Sium Ahmed, Shawon Ahmed, Swapan Kumar Roy, Sun Hee Woo, Kailas Dashrath Sonawane and Abdullah Mohammad Shohael (2019). Effect of salinity on the morphological, physiological and biochemical properties of lettuce (Lactuca sativa ) in Bangladesh. Open Agriculture. 4: 361-373.
  17. Sium Ahmed, Faisal Bin Rahman, Shawon Ahmed and Abdullah Mohammad Shohael (2018). Insights into the bioactive compounds, antioxidant potential, and TLC profiling of different extracts of Tomato plants. Jahangirnagar University J. Biol. Sci. 7 (2): 65-77.
  18. Apurba Kumar Sarker, Mohammad Shaker, Mohammed Asef Iqbal and Abdullah Mohammad Shohael (2018). Prevalence of extended-spectrum β-lactamase and Metallo β-lactamase genes among clinical isolates of non-fermenting gram-negative bacteria. International Journal of Pharmacy and Biological Sciences. 8 (4):994- 1001.
  19. Shakil Ahmed Polash, Nilofar Yakub Nadaf, Md. Atikur Rahman and Abdullah Mohammad Shohael (2018). Green synthesis of silver nanoparticles (AgNPs): Agricultural applications and future vision. Journal of Biodiversity and Environmental Sciences. 13(2): 35-57.
  20. Ki-Won Lee, Md. Atikur Rahman, Ki-Yong Kim, Gi Jun Choi, Joon-Yung Cha, Mi Sun Cheong, Abdullah Mohammad Shohael, Chris Jones, Sang Hoon Lee (2018). Overexpression of the alfalfa DnaJ-like protein (MsDJLP) gene enhances tolerance to chilling and heat stresses in transgenic tobacco plants. Turkish Journal of Biology. 42:12-22.
  21. P Saha, M Afrin, AKM Mohiuddin, AM Shohael (2017). Development of an effective in vitro Regeneration protocol for BARI Mash 2 (Vigna mungo ) an important legume crop in Bangladesh. Jahangirnagar University Journal of Biological Sciences 6 (1), 23-33.
  22. Alam M.K., N.R. Sarker., K.M. Nasiruddin and M. Shohael (2017). Salinity stress on the morphological and nutritional quality of Napier cultivars under hydroponic condition. Bang. J. Anim. Sci. 46 (2): 102-108
  23. M. Shohael, A.A. Hrisha, T. Ahamed and S.M. Khatun (2017). An easy and reproducible field-to-table technology for the production of hydroponic lettuce in Bangladesh. International Journal of Agronomy and Agricultural Research 10 (3) 37-47
  24. R. Jang, H.J. Lee, A.M. Shohael, B.J. Park, K.Y. Paek, and S.Y. Park (2016). Production of biomass and bioactive compounds from shoot cultures of Rosa rugosa using a bioreactor culture system. Horticulture, Environment, and Biotechnology. 57(1):79-87 ( )
  25. Saha, M. Afrin, A.K.M Mohiuddin and A.M Shohael (2015). In vitro Regeneration of Grass Pea (Lathyrus sativus L.). Jahangirnagar University J. Biol. Sci. 4(2): 1-8
  26. M. Shohael, H.N. Murthy & K.Y. Paek (2014). The pilot-scale culture of somatic embryos of Eleutherococcus senticosus in airlift bioreactors for the production of eleutherosides. Biotechnology Letters. 36: 1727-1733 ( 10.1007/s10529-014-1534-1)
  27. M. Shohael, K.Y. Paek (2013). Production of eleutherosides, total phenolics, and total flavonoids from somatic embryos of Siberian ginseng affected by different aeration volumes in the bioreactor. International Journal of Biosciences. 3(4): 213- 221. (
  28. M. Shohael, S.M. Khatun, M.F. Alam, K.Y. Paek (2013). Effects of Murashige and Skoog medium strength on germination and secondary metabolites production of Eleutherococcus senticosus’s somatic embryos in the bioreactor. International Journal of Biosciences. 3(3) 155-163. (
  29. Hirai, A.M. Shohael, Y.W. Kim, M. Yano. H. Ezura (2011) Ubiquitin promoter-terminator cassette promotes the genetically stable expression of the taste-modifying protein miraculin in transgenic lettuce. Plant Cell Reports. 30: 2255-2265. (
  30. M. Shohael, H.N. Murthy, E.J. Hahn, H.L. Lee, K.Y. Paek (2008) Increased eleutheroside production in Eleutherococcus sessiliflorus embryogenic suspension cultures with methyl jasmonate treatment. Biochemical Engineering Journal. 38: 270-273. (
  31. M. Shohael, M. B. Ali, E.J. Hahn, and K. Y. Paek. (2007) Glutathione metabolism and antioxidant responses during Eleutherococcus senticosus somatic embryo development. Plant Cell Tissue & Organ Culture. 89:121-129. (
  32. M. Shohael, H.N.Murthy, E.J. Hahn, and K.Y. Paek. (2007) Methyl jasmonate induced overproduction of eleutherosides in somatic embryos of Eleutherococcus senticous cultured in bioreactors” Electronic Journal of Biotechnology [online].Vol. 10. No 4, October 15, 2007. ( fulltext-13)
  33. M. Shohael, M. B. Ali, K. W. Yu, E. J. Hahn, R. Islam, and KY.Paek (2006). Effect of light on oxidative stress, secondary metabolites and induction of antioxidant enzymes in Eleutherococcus senticosus somatic embryos in the bioreactor. Process Biochemistry. 41:1179-1185. (
  34. M. Shohael, D. Chakrabarty, M. B. Ali, K. W. Yu, E. J. Hahn, H.L.Lee and KY.Paek (2006). Enhancement of eleutherosides production in embryogenic cultures of Eleutherococcus sessiliflorus in response to sucrose-induced osmotic stress. Process Biochemistry. 41: 512-518 (
  1. M. Shohael, M. B. Ali, K.W. Yu, E. J. Hahn, and KY. Paek (2006) Effect of temperature on secondary metabolites production and antioxidant enzyme activities in Eleutherococcus senticosus somatic embryos. Plant Cell, Tissue & Organ Culture. 85: 219-228. (
  2. M. Shohael, R. Islam, E. J. Hahn, and K. Y. Paek. (2006) Histological observation of developmental somatic embryos of Eleutherococcus sessiliflorus. Horticulture. Environment & Biotechnology. 47: 45-50.
  3. M. Shohael, D. Chakrabarty, K.W. Yu, E.J Hahn and K.Y. Paek. (2005) Application of bioreactor system for large-scale production of Eleutherococcus sessiliflorus somatic embryos in an air-lift bioreactor and production of Eleutherosides. Journal of Biotechnology (Elsevier). 120: 228- 236.(
  4. B. Ali, N. Singh, A.M. Shohael, E.J. Hahn and K.Y. Paek. (2006) Phenolic metabolism and lignin synthesis in root suspension cultures of Panax ginseng in response to copper stress. Plant Science. 171: 147-154. (
  5. M. Shohael, M. A. L. Akanda, S. Parvez, S. Mahfuja, M. F. Alam, R. Islam, and Joarder. (2003) Somatic embryogenesis and plant regeneration from immature embryo-derived callus of inbred maize (Zea mays L.) Biotechnology 2(2): 154-161.
  6. G. Ahmed, M. F. Alam, M. Nuruzzaman, A.M. Shohael, M. Nasiruddin, and M. Hossain. (2003) Evaluation of nutrient film technique and sand culture for year-round production of tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.) in tropical Asia. Asian Journal of Plant Science. 2(5): 420-424.
  7. Nuruzzaman, M. F. Alam, M. G. Ahmed, A.M. Shohael, M. K. Biswas, M. R. Amin, and M. M. Hossain (2002). Studies on parental variability and heterosis in rice. Pakistan Journal of Biological Science. 5 (10): 1006-1009.
  8. Lipika Ghosh, M.S.Alam, M.R. Ali, M. Shohael, F. Alam and R.Islam (2003). Changes in some biochemical parameters of mulberry (Morus Sp.) leaves after being infected with leaf spot disease. Online Journal of Biological Science 3(5): 508-514.
  9. F. Alam, S.M. Khatun, I.A. Khondokar, A.M. Shohael, S.Parvez, M. Khalekuzzaman. (2002). Genetic parameter on callus induction and plant regeneration using three explants in four rice cultivars of Bangladesh. Bangladesh Journal of Genetics and Biotechnology 3(1&2) 125-130.


  1. Shohael, A.M. and Hefferon, K.L. (2023) Agricultural biotechnology in Bangladesh: The way In Agricultural Bioeconomy: Innovation and Foresight in the Post-COVID Era. Academic Press, pp.143-166. 90569-5.00012-3.
  2. Saha, A.K.M. Mohiuddin and A.M. Shohael (2016). Regeneration of Black Gram and Grass Pea via Somatic Embryogenesis and Shoot Organogenesis. LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing, Omni Scriptum GmbH & Co. KG, Germany. ISBN: 978-3-659-94496-3
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  1. Abdullah Mohammad Shohael, Ahmad A Omar and Jude W Grosser. Development of Greening (HLB) and Canker Resistant Citrus Cultivars through Genetic Engineering. 6th Annual South Asia Biosafety Conference-2018, Dhaka (Sept15-17, 2018). Bangladesh. (Second prize Awarded)
  2. Abdullah Mohammad Shohael and Kee Yeoup Paek. Commercial Production of Plant Cells in Large Scale Bioreactor for the Production of Secondary Metabolites. International Association for Plant Biotechnology Congress-2018 1(9th – 24th August). DUBLIN
  3. Shohael A.M., Hahn E.J. and Paek K.Y. Large-scale plantlets production via somatic embryogenesis of Eleutherococcus sessiliflorus using bioreactor culture Conference for the Korean Society for Horticultural Science, Spring, 2004.
  1. Shohael A.M., Yu K.W., Hahn E.J., and Paek K.Y. Somatic embryogenesis and plant regeneration from leaf tissue of Eleutherococcus sessiliflorus. Conference of the Korean Society of Plant Biotechnology. May 7-8, 2004, in Degu,
  2. Shohael A.M. et al., Somatic embryogenesis of Siberian ginseng (Eleutherococcus sessiliflorus) in the bioreactor. The annual conference of the Korean Society of Plant Biotechnology. 2004 October 22~23. Pusan, Korea (Best Poster awarded).
  3. Shohael A.M., Ali M. B., Yu K.W., Hahn E.J and Paek K.Y. Secondary metabolites and antioxidant properties in field-grown leaves, stems and somatic embryos of Siberian ginseng (Eleutherococcus senticosus). International Symposium on Korean Society of medicinal crop science. 2005 November 4~5, Chungbuk National University,
  4. Shohael A.M., Yu W, Hahn E.J, Paek K.Y. Somatic Embryogenesis and Secondary Metabolite Production through Bioreactor Culture of Siberian Ginseng th (Eleutherococcus senticosus). 27 International Horticultural Congress & Exhibition (IHC 2006).
  1. Shohael A.M. and Paek K.Y. Advantages of Bioreactor System for Large Scale Production of Eleutherococcus Somatic Embryos for metabolic interest. 6th International Plant Tissue Culture and Biotechnology Conference. December 3-5, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
  2. Shohael A.M & Afrin M. In Vitro Culture and Plant Regeneration Ability of Red Okra. 7th Plant Tissue Culture & Biotechnology Conference, March 1-3, 2014 in Dhaka.
  3. Ashrafi H & Shohael A.M. Grain Quality Evaluation Of Traditionally Cultivated Local Rice Varieties In Bangladesh. 7th International Plant Tissue Culture & Biotechnology Conference, March 1-3, 2014 in
  4. M Afrin, Shohael A.M. et Development of Fast and Efficient Plant Regeneration System via Somatic Embryogenesis of Aromatic Rice Cultivars in Bangladesh. 7th International Plant Tissue Culture & Biotechnology Conference, March 1-3, 2014 in Dhaka.
  5. Saha P, Shohael A.M. et Plant regeneration via somatic embryogenesis and direct shoot organogenesis from different explants of a Black gram and Grass pea. 7th International Plant Tissue Culture & Biotechnology Conference, March 1-3, 2014 in Dhaka.


  1. Abdullah Mohammad Shohael and Kee Yeoup Paek. Application of Plant Bioreactor systems for the industrial-scale production of valuable phytochemicals in different plant. International Conference on Frankincense and Medicinal Plants (ICFMP-2018), Muscat, OMAN, Oct30th -Nov1st, 2018.
  2. Shohael A.M., Yu K.W., Hahn E.J. and Paek K.Y. Large-scale production of Eleutherococcus sessiliflorus somatic embryos and eleutherosides in the bioreactor. Conference for the Korean Society for Horticultural Science, Spring, 2005. Cheju 26~27 May, SOUTH KOREA.
  3. Shohael A.M. and Ezura H. Expression of Miraculin gene from Richadella dulcifica in transgenic lettuce through specific ubiquitin promoter. Sixth International Symposium on In Vitro Culture and Horticultural Breeding, 24-28 August 2008, Brisbane, Queensland, AUSTRALIA.
  4. Shohael A.M. Application of Bioreactor System for Mass Production of Medicinal and Ornamental Plants. Workshop on Bioreactor for Plant Micropropagation and Production of Secondary Metabolites. The University of Malaya, 25-26 October 2008. Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA.
  5. Shohael A.M. & Grosser J.W. Optimization of the genetic engineering approach for disease resistance in 6th International Plant Tissue Culture and Biotechnology Conference. December 3-5, 2010. Dhaka, BANGLADESH.
  6. Shohael A.M & Paek K.Y. Application of bioreactor system for commercial production of Eleutherococcus somatic embryos for secondary metabolites and antioxidant properties. 1st International Symposium on ‘Medicinal, Aromatic and Nutraceutical Plants from Mountainous Areas’. July 6-9, 2011 in Saas-Fee- SWITZERLAND.
  7. Omar A, Shohael A.M & Grosser J. Over-Expression of a β-1,3-Glucanase Gene In Transgenic Citrus In Efforts to Inhibit Phloem Plugging Caused by Citrus Greening Disease (Huanglongbing). Annual Conference of American Society for Horticultural Sciences (ASHS), Miami, Florida, USA 2012.
  8. Shohael, A.M & Paek, K.Y. Large Scale Somatic Embryos Production of Eleutherococcus in Bioreactor for Secondary Metabolites and Antioxidant Properties. International Horticultural Congress (IHC) 2014, Brisbane, AUSTRALIA.
  9. Shohael A.M. & Paek, K.Y. Large-scale production of pharmaceutically active compounds from medicinal plants using bioreactor technology. Drug discovery and development research in developing countries (DRDC), Dhaka 2015. BANGLADESH
  10. Shohael A.M. and Paek K.Y. Plant Bioreactor: A promising tool for the commercial production of biomass and bioactive compounds of valuable medicinal plants in Annual BAPTC&B Conference 2015, Cox’s Bazar, BANGLADESH.
  11. H. Rahman and A.M. Shohael. Environmental impacts of Farakka barrage on Bangladesh. International Conference on “Incessant Ganga” 2017. Patna, Bihar, INDIA