محمد سليمان محمد زروق

  • CURRICULUM VITAE

     

     

     PERSONAL DETAIL:

    Name:                Mohammed Suleiman Mohammed Zaroog

    Telephone No.:  +249912602074                     

    E-mail:     zarroug_3@hotmail.com, zarroug_2@yahoo.com

     

     

    ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS:

    1.                  Postdoc.

    2.                  Ph.D. Biochemistry (2013), University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

    3.                  M.Sc. Biochemistry (2007), University of Gezira, Sudan.

    4.                  B.Sc. Biochemistry (2003), Omdurman Islamic University, Sudan.

     

     

    CURRENT APPOINTMENTS:

    Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Gezira, Sudan.

     

     

    TEACHING EXPERIENCE:

     

    I have taught the following courses

     

    Basic biochemistry (Chemistry of CHO/proteins/lipids/nucleotides & nucleic acids/enzymes), Genetics and molecular biology, Nutrition and nutritional disorders (nutrients/vitamins/macro & micro minerals/malnutrition, ...etc), Endocrine and metabolism, Biochemitry & physiology of muscle exercise and muscle fatigue.

     

     

     

    RESEARCH INTEREST:

    Protein folding/missfolding, protein: structure/function, protein/protein interaction, interaction of drugs and therapuetic compounds with plasma protein, computer-aided drug design [virtual screening for discovering of potent inhibitors for different receptors/enzymes, molecular docking and molecular dynamics (MD) simulation].

     

     

    CURRENT RUNNING RESEARCH

    Identifying tryptophan synthase inhibitors to combat food borne disease (Salmonellosis): An in silico approach.

     

     

    WORK EXPERIENCES:

    2004-2005       Part-time, Faculty of Medicine, University of Kassala, Sudan

    2006-2007       TA, Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences, University of Gezira, Sudan

    2007- 2013      Lecturer, Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences, University of Gezira, Sudan

    2007-2009       Examination & registration officer, Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences

    2010-2012       RA, University of Malaya, Malaysia

    2014-2015       Part-timer, Faculty of Pharmacy, Ahfad University for Women, Sudan

    2013-now        Assistant Professor, University of Gezira, Sudan.

     

     

     

     

    TECHNICAL SKILLS

    Circular dichroism spectroscopy (CD), fluorescence spectroscopy, UV- spectrum spectroscopy, isothermal titration calorimetry (ITC), differential scanning calorimetry (DSC), fast protein liquid chromatography (FPLC), gel chromatography, ion exchange chromatography, polymerase chain reaction (PCR), electrophoresis.

     

    COMPUTER SKILLS:

    Basic               Linux, bash shell, Microsoft (Word, Power Point and Excel), Chemdraw, Internet and email.

    Softwares       Visual Molecular Dynamics (VMD), Chimera, AutoDock 4, AutoDock vina virtual screening, NAMD, PyMOL, Raccoon, Gaussian, Amber, SPSS.

    PRIZES AND AWARDS:

    - Best poster award, 37th Annual Conference of the Malaysian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 2012.

    - The World Academy of Sciences, TWAS Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship, 2015.

     

     

    TRAINING COURSES AND WORKSHOP PARTICIPATIONS:

    1.             Basic Computer Training Diploma (2004). Accurate Center for Computer Studies, Khartoum, Sudan.

    2.             Training course in Computational Chemistry (2007). University of Gezira, Medani, Sudan.

    3.             Training course in Student Assessment (2007). Medical Education Development and Research center, University of Gezira, Medani, Sudan.

    4.             Training course in Academic Supervision (2007). Medical Education Development and Research center, University of Gezira, Medani, Sudan.

    5.             Training course in Educational Planning (2008). Medical Education Development and Research center, University of Gezira, Medani, Sudan.

    6.             Training course in Educational Preparation (2008), Staff Development Center, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan.

    7.             Participating in the workshop ''Review of the Curriculum of Nursing'', (2008), Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences, University of Gezira Wad Medani, Sudan.

    8.             Training course in Communication Skills (2008). Medical Education Development and Research center, University of Gezira, Medani, Sudan.

     

    9.             Comperhensive training course in "Training of trainers (TOT)", (2017). University Education Development Center, University of Gezira, Medani, Sudan.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    LIST OF PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS:

    Publications

    1.                  Mohammed Suleiman Zaroog, Ahmed EL Tahir, Adil Mergani, ELfatih Hashim, Mohamed Gumma, Bella Awadelseed, Ali Babkier Haboor and Nasr ELdin M. A. Elwali. (2009). Cerebral malaria among children from central Sudan and intercellular adhesion molecule-1 mutation. Int. J. Med. Med. Sci., 1,  220–223.

    2.                  Mohammed Suleiman Zaroog and Saad Tayyab (2012). Formation of molten globule-like state during acid denaturation of Aspergillus niger glucoamylase. Process Biochem., 47, 775–784 (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication).

    3.                  Mohammed Suleiman Zaroog, Habsah Abdul Kadir and Saad Tayyab (2013). Stabilizing effect of various polyols on the native and the denatured states of glucoamylase. The Sci. World J., 2013, Article ID 570859, 9 pages (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication).

    4.                  Mohammed Suleiman Zaroog and Saad Tayyab (2013). Halogenol- versus alkanol-induced structural transitions of acid-denatured glucoamylase: Characterization of alcohol-induced states. Process Biochem., 48, 853–862 (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication).

    5.                  Mohammed Suleiman Zaroog, Habsah Abdul Kadir and Saad Tayyab (2014). Structural transitions in the acid-denatured ficin induced by halogenols and alkanols. Bulg. Chem. Commun., 46, 602610 (ISI- Cited Publication).

    6.                  Adyani Azizah Abd. Halim, Mohammed Suleiman Zaroog, Habsah Abdul Kadir and Saad Tayyab (2014). Molten globule-like partially folded state of Bacillus licheniformis α-Amylase at low pH induced by 1,1,1,3,3,3-3 hexafluoroisopropanol. The Sci. World J., 2014, Article ID 824768, 9 pages (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication).

    7.                  Saad Tayyab, Mohammed Suleiman Zaroog, Shevin R Feroz, Saharuddin B Mohamad and Sri NA Malek (2015). Exploring the interaction between the antiallergic drug, tranilast and human serum albumin. Insights from calorimetric, spectroscopic and modeling studies. Int. J. Pharm., 491, 352358 (ISI- Cited Publication).

    8.                  Adyani Azizah Abd. Halim, Mohammed Suleiman Zaroog, Habsah Abdul Kadir and Saad Tayyab (2017). Alcohol-induced structural transitions in the acid-denatured Bacillus licheniformis α- amylase. Journal of Saudi Chemical Society., 21, S349S358 (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication).

     

    Presentations

    1.                  Mohammed Suleiman Zaroog, EL Tahir A,  Mergani (2007). Screening of intercellular adhesion molecule-1 mutation in children with cerebral malaria in central sudan. Proceedings of 7th ICAST conference, held at GIMPA Campus, Accra, Ghana, on December 10-12, 2007. Abstract No. GhC-P156, page 257.

    2.                  Mohammed Suleiman Zaroog and Saad Tayyab (2011). Does acid-denatured state of Aspergillus niger glucoamylase represent molten globule state?. Proceedings of the 16th Biological Sciences Graduate Congress, held at NUS, Singapore, on December 12-13, 2011. Abstract No. PP-2-08, page 72.

    3.                  Mohammed Suleiman Zaroog and Saad Tayyab (2012). Fluoro, chloro and alkyl alcohol-induced structural changes in ficin at low pH. Proceedings of the 37th Annual Conference of the Malaysian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, held at Sime Derby Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on July 18-19, 2012. Abstract No. 101, page 155. [Awarded the Best Poster Award].

    4.                  Mohammed Suleiman Zaroog and Saad Tayyab (2012). Behavior of the molten globule state of Aspergillus niger glucoamylase towards halogenols and alkanols. Proceedings of the 13th FAOBMB Congress, held at BITEC, Bangkok, Thailand, on November 25-29, 2012. Abstract No. P-B-11, page 98.

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