Dr. Rokshana  Parvin
Dr. Rokshana Parvin

Professor Contact No : 01711045804
Department of Pathology Email : rokshana.parvin@bau.edu.bd
Faculty of Veterinary Science ResearchGate Google Scholar
 
Research Interest:   Interest: Molecular Virology, Infectious diseases, Disease pathology and pathogenesis Special focus: Avian influenza virus
DVM
Bangladesh Agricultural University
Bangladesh
MS In Pathology
Bangladesh Agricultural University
Bangladesh
PhD
University of Leipzig
Germany
Total Number:  11
 

Research Project Conducted:

Period

Title

Funded by

Place of work

Position

March/2017 till now

In vitro stability of peste des petits ruminants (ppr) vaccine virus in diluents

 

MoST

Department of Pathology, BAU

Bangladesh

Principal Investigator (PI)

January/2017 till now

Improvement of animal health and productivity through mobile veterinary services

KGF

Department of Pathology, BAU

Bangladesh

Associate Investigator

April/2016-August/2017

Characterization of recent avian influenza H9N2 virus in Bangladesh

The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS)

Department of Pathology, BAU

Bangladesh

Principal Investigator (PI)

March/2016-March-2017

Characterization of recent avian influenza H9N2 virus in commercial layer chickens in Bangladesh

University grants Commission

(UGC), Bangladesh

Department of Pathology, BAU

Bangladesh

Principal Investigator (PI)

Oct/2011 Mar/2015

Molecular and biological characterization of avian influenza H5N1 and H9N2

DAAD

Institute of Virology, University of Leipzig, Germany

Researcher and PhD Candidate

Apr/2010 Feb/2011

Molecular characterization of low pathogenic avian influenza virus H9N2 isolates of Bangladesh

TWAS

Department of Pathology, BAU

Bangladesh

Research associate

Jan/2008  Feb/2011

Molecular characterization of avian influenza virus strains circulates in commercial and backyard chickens in Bangladesh

FAO

Department of Pathology, BAU and BLRI

 

Research associate

Nov/2008 Jul/2010

Epidemiology, pathology and sensitive tools for the diagnosis of Peste Des Petits Ruminants (PPR) virus

International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)

Department of Pathology, BAU

Research associate

Jun/2006

Dec/2007

Diagnosis of avian influenza

Salmonella and Mycoplasma infections in the chickens

Surveillance of Bovine spongiform encephalitis in Bangladesh (BSE)

 

Department of Pathology

Department of Pathology, BAU

Researcher and M.S. candidate

 

Total Number:  14
 

 

Virtual training on biosafety guidelines in COVID-19, several rounds in 2020-2021 provided by WHO and Bangladesh biosafety society.

11th introductory course on “Statistical Analysis of Veterinary Research Data”, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh, 8-22 December, 2020.

Six weeks training course on ‘Disease Control and Prevention and Pedagogic skills’ sponsored by FAO provided by Cummings School of Veterinary medicine, tufts university, USA, February-2018.

4th National Workshop on ‘Bioinformatics for Sustainable Development in Agriculture and Health’ organized by BBCBA supported by HEQEP held on 23-24 May, at BAU, Mymensingh

Training on Biosafety and Biosecurity organized by Bangladesh Biosafety and Biosecurity Association (BBBA) Bangladesh, held on 6-7 January’ 2017, University of Dhaka

Emerging Pandemic Threat Program-2, Annual work plan development workshop organized by FAO-ECTAD, held on 6th to 7th August, Dhaka, 2015, Bangladesh.

IAEA Regional training course on diagnosis and epidemiology of peste des petits Ruminants (PPR) and african swine fever (ASF) held in BAU, Mymensingh, Bangladesh, 13-17 Sep’ 2015.

e-learning course on avian influenza within the FLUTRAIN project from 10th September – 15th October 2012 offered by OIE and FAO National Reference Laboratory for Newcastle Disease and Avian Influenza at the Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale delle Venezie, Legnaro, Italy.

Internship Program in different Government and non-Government organization held from January-June, 2006.

Workshop on ‘Annual Research Review Workshop, 17-18 june 2008, BLRI, Dhaka. 

Basics of MS-Office, September 16 - 28, 2006 at Graduate Training Institute, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh.

Communicative English, January-February,2009 arranged by the Department of Languages, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh

Foundation Training for university teachers, 10 May - 02 July, 2009, Graduate Training Institute, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh

Organizing committee:

11th International Feline Retrovirus Research Symposium (IFRRS), University of Leipzig, Germany, 2012

Vet 2011 Celebration in Bangladesh. 09-10 February, 2011

Fifteen (2009) and Sixteenth (2010) BSVER Annual Scientific Conference (BSVER ASCon XV)

Professor
30 Nov, 2019 -
Bangladesh Agricultural University
Associate Professor
30 Nov, 2015 - 29 Nov, 2019
Bangladesh Agricultural University
Assistant Professor
30 Nov, 2010 - 29 Nov, 2015
Bangladesh Agricultural University
Lecturer
30 Nov, 2008 - 29 Nov, 2010
Bangladesh Agricultural University
Total Number:  42
 

Publications

2021

  • Akter, T. Nooruzzaman, M., Mumu, T. T., Ahammed, M., Jalal Uddin, A. B. M., Parvin, R., Khan, M. A. H. N. A., and Hossain, M. M. 2021. Development of an effective vaccination protocol to produce Salmonella-free layer flock. GMPC TOP (2): 1-6. https://doi.org/10.51585/gtop.2021.2.0006
  • Parvin, R.*, Begum, J. A., Nooruzzaman, M., Kabiraj, C. K., Chowdhury, E. H. (2021) Circulation of three genotypes along with unique mutation at neutralizing epitope of infectious bronchitis virus in chickens from Bangladesh. Archives of Virology. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00705-021-05227-3
  • Nagy, A., Basiouni, S., Parvin, R., Hafez, H. M., & Shehata, A. A. (2021). Evolutionary insights into the furin cleavage sites of SARS-CoV-2 variants from humans and animals. Archives of virology, 166(9), 2541–2549. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00705-021-05166-z
  • Parvin, R.* Afrin, S.Z. Begum, J.A. Ahmed, S. Nooruzzaman, M. Chowdhury, E.H. Pohlmann, A. Paul, S.K. Molecular Analysis of SARS-CoV-2 Circulating in Bangladesh during 2020 Revealed Lineage Diversity and Potential Mutations. Microorganisms 2021, 9, 1035. https://doi.org/10.3390/microorganisms9051035
  • Afrin, S. Z., Paul, S. K., Begum, J. A., Nasreen, S. A., Ahmed, S., Ahmad, F. U., Aziz, M. A., Parvin, R.*, Aung, M. S., & Kobayashi, N. (2021). Extensive genetic diversity with novel mutations in spike glycoprotein of SARS-CoV-2, Bangladesh in late 2020. New microbes and new infections, 100889. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nmni.2021.100889
  • Schön, J., Breithaupt, A., Höper, D., King, J., Pohlmann, A., Parvin, R., Behr, K. P., Schwarz, B. A., Beer, M., Stech, J., Harder, T., & Grund, C. (2021). Neuraminidase-associated plasminogen recruitment enables systemic spread of natural avian Influenza viruses H3N1. PLoS pathogens, 17(4), e1009490. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.ppat.1009490
  • Rahman, M., Chowdhury, E. H., and Parvin, R.* Small-scale poultry production in Bangladesh: challenges and impact of COVID-19 on sustainability. Ger. J. Vet. Res. 1(1):19-27. https://doi.org/10.51585/gjvr.2021.0004
  • Mumu, T. T., Nooruzzaman, M., Hasnat, A., Parvin, R., Chowdhury, E. H., Bari, A. S. M., & Islam, M. R. (2020). Pathology of an outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza A(H5N1) virus of clade 2.3.2.1a in turkeys in Bangladesh. Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigationhttps://doi.org/10.1177/1040638720965540

2020

  • Begum, S., Nooruzzaman, M., Hasnat, A., Parvin, M. M., Parvin, R., Islam, M. R., & Chowdhury, E. H. (2021). Isolation of peste des petits ruminants virus using primary goat kidney cell culture from kidneys obtained at slaughter. Veterinary medicine and science, 7(3), 915–922. https://doi.org/10.1002/vms3.413
  • Parvin, R.; Nooruzzaman, M.; Kabiraj, C.K.; Begum, J.A.; Chowdhury, E.H.; Islam, M.R.; Harder, T. Controlling Avian Influenza Virus in Bangladesh: Challenges and Recommendations. Viruses 2020, 12, 751.
  • Parvin, R., Kabiraj, C.K., Mumu, T.T., Chowdhury, E.H., Islam, M.R., Beer, M., Harder, T. (2020). Active virological surveillance in backyard ducks in Bangladesh: Detection of avian influenza and gamma-coronaviruses. Avian Pathol. 2020 Apr 9:1-29. doi: 10.1080/03079457.2020.1753654. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Parvin, R., Schinkoethe, J., Grund, C., Ulrich, R., Bönte, F., Behr, K. P., Voss, M., Samad, M. A., Hassan, K. E., Luttermann, C., Beer, M., & Harder, T. (2020). Comparison of pathogenicity of subtype H9 avian influenza wild-type viruses from a wide geographic origin expressing mono-, di-, or tri-basic hemagglutinin cleavage sites. Veterinary research, 51(1), 48. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13567-020-00771-3

2019

  • Mohanto, A. Khatun, J. A. Begum, M.M. Parvin, M.S.I. Siddiqui, S. Begum, R. Parvin, M. R. Islam and E.H. Chowdhury (2019). Trehalose improves PPR vaccine virus stability in diluent. Bangladesh Journal of Veterinary Medicine. 17 (2): 117–123
  • Kareem E Hassan, Magdy F El-Kady, Azza, Azza A. A. EL‐Sawah, Christine Luttermann, Rokshana Parvin, Salama Shany, Martin Beer and Timm Harder (2019). Respiratory disease due to mixed viral infections in poultry flocks in Egypt between 2017 and 2018: Upsurge of highly pathogenic avian influenza virus subtype H5N8 since 2018. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases 07/2019, DOI:10.1111/tbed.13281
  • Parvin, R., Begum, J., Chowdhury, E. et al. Co-subsistence of avian influenza virus subtypes of low and high pathogenicity in Bangladesh: Challenges for diagnosis, risk assessment and control. Sci Rep 9, 8306 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-44220-4
  • Mohammed Nooruzzaman, Tanjin Tamanna Mumu, Azmary Hasnat, Mst. Nazia Akter, Md. Salah Uddin Rasel, Mohammad Mijanur Rahman, Rokshana Parvin, Jahan Ara Begum, Emdadul Haque Chowdhury and Mohammad Rafiqul Islam (2019). A new reassortant clade 2.3.2.1a H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza virus causing recent outbreaks in ducks, geese, chickens and turkeys in Bangladesh. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases 06/2019; DOI:10.1111/tbed.13264

2018

  • Shahana Begum, Mohammed Nooruzzaman, Murshida Parvin, Nijaya Mohanto, Rokshana Parvin, Mohammad R Islam and Emdadul H Chowdhury (2018). Peste des petits ruminants virus infection of Black Bengal goats showed altered haematological and serum biochemical profiles. The Onderstepoort journal of veterinary research 85(01):1-10., DOI:10.4102/ojvrv85i1.1595
  • Rokshana Parvin, Jahan Ara Begum, Mohammed Nooruzzaman, Emdadul Haque Chowdhury, Mohammad Rafiqul Islam and Thomas W. Vahlenkamp (2018). Review analysis and impact of co-circulating H5N1 and H9N2 avian influenza viruses in Bangladesh. Epidemiology and Infection 05/2018; 146(10):1-8., DOI:10.1017/S0950268818001292

2017

  • Mahmoud M. Naguiba, Abdel-Satar Arafa, Rokshana Parvin, Martin Beer, Thomas Vahlenkamp and Timm C. Harder (2017). Insights into genetic diversity and biological propensities of potentially zoonotic avian influenza H9N2 viruses circulating in Egypt. Virology, 511: 165-174

2016

  • MSI Siddiqui, R Parvin, M Giasuddin1, SMZH Chowdhury2, MR Islam and EH Chowdhury (2016). The effect of different concentrations of Dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO) and glycerol as cryoprotectant in preserving Vero cells. The Bangladesh Veterinarian 33(1): 1 – 7
  • Mohammad Mushfiqur Rahman, Rokshana Parvin, Ataur Rahman Bhuiyan, Mohammad Giasuddin, Shah Md. Ziqrul Haq Chowdhury, Mohammad Rafiqul Islam and Emdadul Haque Chowdhury (2016). Genetic Characterization of Peste des Petits Ruminants Virus Circulating in Bangladesh. Host and Viruses, 3(4):115-122

2015

  • Rokshana Parvin, Awad A. Shehata, Kristin Heenemann, Malgorzata Gac, Antje Rueckner,Mohammad Y. Halami and Thomas W. Vahlenkamp (2015).: Differential replication properties among avian influenza H9N2 viruses of the Eurasian origin. Veterinary Research, 2015 46:75
  • Awad A Shehata, Rokshana Parvin, Hesham Sultan, Mohamed Y. Halami, Alaa Abd elrazek, Shaimaa Talaat, Kristin Heenemann and Thomas Vahlenkamp (2015). Isolation and full genome characterization of avian influenza subtype H9N2 from poultry respiratory disease outbreak in Egypt. Virus Genes: 50(3):389-400

2014

  • Ataur Rahman Bhuiyan, Emdadul Haque Chowdhury, Olivier Kwiatek, Rokshana Parvin, Mushfiqur M Rahman, Mohammad R Islam, Emmanuel AlbinaandGeneviève Libeau (2014). Dried fluid spots for peste des petits ruminants virus load evaluation allowing for non-invasive diagnosis and genotyping. BMC Veterinary Research, 10:247 doi:10.1186/s12917-014-0247-y
  • Rokshana Parvin, Abu H. M. Kamal, Md. E. Haque, Emdadul H. Chowdhury, Mohammed Giasuddin, Mohammad R. Islam and Thomas W. Vahlenkamp (2014). Genetic characterization of highly pathogenic H5N1 avian influenza virus from live migratory birds in Bangladesh. Virus Genes, Vol 49(3):438-448 http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11262-014-1118-0
  • Rokshana Parvin, Kristin Heenemann, Mohammad Yahya Halami, Emdadul H. Chowdhury, Md. R. Islam and Thomas W. Vahlenkamp (2014). Full-genome analysis of avian influenza virus H9N2 from Bangladesh reveals internal gene reassortments with two distinct highly pathogenic avian influenza viruses. Archives of Virology, Vol 159 (7):1651-1661

2013

  • N Jannat, E H Chowdhury, R Parvin, J A Begum, M A H N A Khan and M R Islam (2013). Investigation of an Outbreak of Low Pathogenic Avian Influenza in Poultry in Bangladesh. International Journal of Livestock Research, 3: 21-32.
  • J. A. Begum, E. H. Chowdhury, R. Parvin, M. A. Matin1, M. Giasuddin, A. S. M. Bari and M. R. Islam (2013). Detection of Egg Drop Syndrome Virus by Polymerase Chain Reaction. International Journal of Livestock Research, Vol. 3(2) May’13. ONLINE www.ijlr.org
  • A.Ahasan, E. H. Chowdhury, M. A. H. Khan, R. Parvin S. U. Azam J. A. Begum, G.Mohiuddin, J. Uddin, M. M. Rahman and M. A. Rahman(2013). Histopathological investigation of Blastomycosis in animals at Dhaka Zoo. Bangladesh Journal of Veterinary Medicine, 11 (1):81-85
  • A.Ahasan, E. H. Chowdhury, M. A. H. Khan, R. Parvin S. U. Azam J. A. Begum, G.Mohiuddin, J. Uddin, M. M. Rahman and M. A. Rahman (2013).Histopathological investigation of Histoplasmosis in animals at Dhaka Zoo. Bangladesh Journal of Veterinary Medicine, 11 (2):177-181
  • A.Ahasan, E. H. Chowdhury, M. A. H. Khan, R. Parvin S. U. Azam, G.Mohiuddin, J. Uddin, M. M. Rahman L. Akter and A. Khair (2013). Histopathological investigation of Cryptococcosis in animals at Dhaka Zoo. Progressive Agriculture, 24 (1&2):123-129
  • A. Ahasan, E. H. Chowdhury, M. A. H. Khan, R. Parvin S. U. Azam, G.Mohiuddin, J. Uddin, M. M. Rahman, A. Khair and L. Akter (2013). Histopathological identification of Coccidioidomycosis in animals at Dhaka Zoo. The Bangladesh Veterinarian, 30 (2):54-61

2012

  • R. Islam, M. E. Haque, M. Giasuddin, E. H. Chowdhury, M. A. Samad, R. Parvin, M. Nooruzzaman, M. M. Rahman and P. Monoura (2012). New Introduction of Clade 2.3.2.1 Avian Influenza Virus (H5N1) into Bangladesh. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, 59: 460–463.
  • A. Khatun, J. A. Begum, F. Naznin, R. Parvin, M. M. Rahman, S. M. Sayem and E. H.Chowdhury (2012). Cytological evaluation of necropsy guided impression smears of chronic respiratory disease of chickens. SAARC Journal of Agriculture, 10 (2): 95-106
  • R. Parvin, E. H. Chowdhury, N. Jannat, M. G. Haider, M. Asaduzzaman, and M. A. H. N. A. Khan. (2012), Development of slide micro-agglutination system for the rapid diagnosis of Salmonella infection in the chicken. International Research Journal of Applied Life Sciences, 1(2): 1 – 11
  • Sajeda Sultana, Emdadul H. Chowdhury, Parvin, Shib S. Saha, Sheik M. Rahman, M. G. Haider, Abu S. M. Arif, M. S. Rahman1and Hee-Jong Song(2012).Escherichia coli septicemia concurrent with mycotic infection in captive salt water crocodiles in Bangladesh. Korean Journal of Veterinary Service, 35(1): 65-70

2011

  • Arefin, J. A. Begum, R. Parvin, M. M. Rahman, M. A. H. N. A. Khan and E. H. Chowdhury (2011).1Development of slide agglutination test for the rapid diagnosis of Mycoplasma infection in the chicken. The Bangladesh Veterinarian, 28(2): 80 – 84
  • Majumder, E. H. Chowdhury, R. Parvin, J. A. Begum, M. Giasuddin1 and M. R. Islam (2011). Development of multiplex reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) for simultaneous detection of matrix,haemagglutinin and neuraminidase genes of H5N1 avian influenza virus. The Bangladesh Veterinarian, 28 (2): 55 – 59
  • M. Rahman, A. R. Bhuiyan, R. Parvin, M. Giasuddin, M. E. Haque, S. M. Sayem, M.R. Islam and E.H. Chowdhury (2011). Immune response of goats to thermostable PPR vaccine in Bangladesh. SAARC Journal of Agriculture, 9 (2): 73-81.
  • A. Rahman, I. Shadmin, M. Noor, R. Parvin, E. H. Chowdhury and M. R. Islam (2011). Peste des petits ruminant’s virus infection of goats inBangladesh: Pathological investigation, molecular detectionand isolation of the virus. The Bangladesh Veterinarian, 28(1): 1 – 7.

2010

  • A Ahsan, E.H. Chowdhury, S.U. Azam, R. Parvin, A.Z. Rahaman, and A.R. Bhuyan (2010). Pulmonary anthrocosis in Dhaka Zoo collections- a public health forecasting for city dwellers. Journal of Threatened Taxa, 2(11): 1303-1308

2009

  • S. Halder, E.H. Chowdhury, R. Parvin, M. M. Rahaman, S. M. Rahman, S. S. Saha, S. Sultana, N. Marium, A. Islam, M. S. Rahman1and Hee-Jong Song2(2009). Active and passive surveillance of bovine spongiform encephalopathy in Bangladesh. Korean Journal of Veterinary Service, 32(4): 307-314

 

Book Chapter

  • Rokshana Parvin, Kristin Heenemann and Thomas W. Vahlenkamp (2015). Genetic evolution of avian influenza H9N2 in chicken in Dubai. Avian Influenza and SARS: epidemiology, Global Patterns and Clinical Management (Nova Science Publication)
Total Number:  19
 

Conferences and Seminars Attended

  • 9th One Health Bangladesh Conference, 17-18 September 2017, Dhaka, Bangladesh (oral)
  • XXth WVPA congress, 4-8 September 2017, EICC, Edinburgh, UK (Poster)
  • 10th international poultry show and seminar, 02-04 March, 2017, International Convention City Bashundhara, Dhaka, organized by Worlds Poultry Science Association, Bangladesh Branch (Oral)
  • 2nd International conference on Biosafety and Biosecurity, Dhaka, Bangladesh, December 7-8, 2016
  • 6th European Congress of Virology (ECV), Hamburg, Germany, October 19-22, 2016 (Poster)
  • 3rd Symposium on Infectious Diseases (Middle Germany). 7th October, Herbert-Gürtler-Haus, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Leipzig, Germany (Best oral presentation)
  • 5th European Congress of Virology, Lyon, France, September 11-14,2013 (Poster)
  • XIVth European poultry conference, Stavanger, Norway, 23-27 June, 2014 (Oral, S93)
  • 11th Leipzig Research Festival for Life Science 2012, 14 December 2012 at Max-Bürger-Forchungszentrum, Leipzig, Germany. (Poster 215)
  • 2nd Infection Medicine Symposium Middle Germany, 10th September 2012 at Herbert- Guertler-Haus, An den Tierkliniken 5, Leipzig, Germany. (Poster 30)
  • 3rd International Influenza Meeting, 2- 4 September 2012 at Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster, Schlossplatz 2, D-48149 Münster, Germany (Poster 16).
  • 7th international poultry show and seminar, 25-27 March, 20011 at Dhaka, organized by Worlds Poultry Science Association, Bangladesh Branch
  • Vet 2011 Celebration in Bangladesh. 09-10 February, 2011,  Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh, Bangladesh
  • Sixteenth BSVER Annual Scientific Conference (BSVER ASCon XV) held at Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh. February 6-7, 2010
  • Tenth Biennial Conference of The Bangladesh Society for Parasitology held at Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh. February 04 March, 2010
  • Fifteen BSVER Annual Scientific Conference (BSVER ASCon XV) held at Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh. February 8-9, 2009.
  • 6th international poultry show and seminar, held on 05-07 March, 2009 at Dhaka, organized by Worlds Poultry Science Association, Bangladesh Branch
  • Seminar in Jena School for microbial communication, Jena, Germany on 14-16th December, 2009.
  • Fourteen BSVER Annual Scientific Conference (BSVER ASCon XIV) held at Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh. February 9-10, 2008.
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Title Institution Subject Receipt Date
University Gold Medal Award Bangladesh Agricultural University M.S. in Pathology 2011
Best oral presentation University of Leipzig, Germany Symposium on Infectious Diseases 2014
Travel allowance Freundeskreis Tiermedizin, University of Leipzig European Poultry Congress 2014
PhD DAAD, Germany Virology 2011
Post doc Alexander von Hombuldt Foundation, Germany Virology 2018
Travel Grant WVPA and Houghton trust XXth WVPA congress 2017
Membership Type Organization
General Member European Society of Virology
General Member World Poultry Science Association (WPSA)
General Member Bangladesh veterinary Association (BVA)
General Member World Veterinary Poultry Association (WVPA)
Life member One Health, Bangladesh
Life member Bangladesh Society of Veterinary Education and Research (BSVER)