National Center for Natural Products Research

The University of Mississippi

Dr. Muhammad Ilias

Posted on: August 26th, 2014 by
Research Professor in the Research Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences
TCRC 3034


  • Ph.D. University of Srathclyde, Scotland
  • M.Pharm. University Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • B.Pharm. University Dhaka, Bangladesh


  • Research Professor in the National Center for Natural Products Research


Dr. Ilias’ research areas are: (1) Isolation and structure elucidation of bioactive compounds from plants with special emphasis on antimicrobial, antiparasitic, anticancer and neuropharmacological agents. (2) Isolation and testing of psychoactive marker compounds from plants and supplements (non-Cannabis) with abuse potential, and developing preparative-scale isolation methodology. (3) Developing an improved, efficient, economic and environment-friendly technology using Centrifugal (Planar) Preparative Thin Layer Chromatography (CPTLC).

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