Professor Dr. Md. Mukter Hossain
Professor Dr. Md. Mukter Hossain
Professor
DVM, MS, PhD, Post-doc.
01712054850
mukter.vetmed@sau.ac.bd
mukter.sau@gmail.com

Md. Mukter Hossain was born in Bogura district of Bangladesh in 1977. He graduated from Sylhet Government Veterinary College (SGVC) under the School of Life Sciences, Shahjalal University of Science & Technology (SUST), Sylhet, Bangladesh with DVM degree in 2003. He completed his MS in (Veterinary) Medicine from the Department of Medicine, Faculty of Veterinary, Animal and Biomedical Sciences, Sylhet Agricultural University (SAU), Sylhet in 2008. In his postgraduate (MSc) study, Dr. Hossain went to the Institute of Tropical Medicine (ITM), Belgium in 2009. He received his Ph.D. from College of Veterinary Medicine, Chonbuk National University, South Korea in 2015. Afterward, he returned to his mother University to join the faculty and currently is working as a Professor at the Department of (Veterinary) Medicine, Sylhet Agricultural University. In addition, Dr. Hossain was trained on "Disease Control and Prevention and Pedagogic Skill" organized by Faculty, Cummings school of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, USA. Dr. Hossain also trained on “Good Research Practice 2012” organized by the Veterinary Research Institute, Brno, Czech Republic. Md. Mukter Hossain has authored or co-authored 36 peer-reviewed research publications in high impact journals and has presented his research at both national and international conferences. He has served as a reviewer for many journals in the field of Molecular Diagnostic Medicine and an Executive Editor of International Journal of Natural Sciences (IJNS), a peer-reviewed journal regularly published from the Department of Medicine, Faculty of Veterinary, Animal and Biomedical Sciences, Sylhet Agricultural University (SAU), Sylhet since 2011 . His research interest lies in the field of Molecular Diagnostics, Epidemiology, Wildlife and Zoonoses. Dr. Hossain joined his previous laboratory in the College of Veterinary Medicine, Chonbuk National University, South Korea and completed post-doctorate study in 2019.

Publication Profile:
  • Number of publications: 43
  • Peer-reviewed journal articles: 32
  • Number of proceedings: 12
Peer Reviewed Selected Articles:
  • Hossain F, Ara A, Rahman M, ATM B, Eman Z, Hossain M, Zinnah K, Akhanda R, Islam A, Rahman M (2019). Characterization of bacterial isolates, antibiogram profile and pro-inflammatory cytokines in subclinical mastitis in cross-bred dairy cows. Accepted by Alexandria Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 62 (2): 1-10. https://www.alexjvs.com
  • Islam O, Famous M, Hossain MM, Uddin MM (2019). Observational study on clinical diseases and disorders in cattle recorded through one year at upazilla veterinary hospital, Dakshin Surma, Sylhet. Research Journal for Veterinary Practitioners, 7 (3): 58-62. http://dx.doi.org/10.17582/journal.rjvp2019/7.3.58.62
  • Khan, N. K., Das, M. R., Sabur, M. A., Rahman, M. M., Uddin, M. B., H. S. Cho, & M. M. Hossain (2019). Isolation, identification and molecular detection of Salmonella from feces of cattle and sensitivities to antibiotics. Bulgarian Journal of Veterinary Medicine (Online first). http://tru.uni-sz.bg/bjvm/index.html
  • Habiba U, Islam MR, Hossain MM (2016). The emerging disease occurrence of pet animals in Bangladesh. Journal of Advanced Veterinary and Animal Research, 3(4): 413-419. http://doi.org/10.5455/javar.2016.c182
  • Md Mukter HOSSAIN, Yeonsu Oh and Ho-Seong CHO (2017). Seroprevalence and molecular detection of Lawsonia intracellularis from asymptomatic horses in Korea. Thai J Vet Med. 2017. 47(4): 543-549. https://www.tci-thaijo.org/index.php/tjvm/article/view/107393
  • Md Mukter HOSSAIN, Yeonsu Oh and Ho-Seong CHO (2016). Prevalence of antibody to and DNA of Lawsonia intracellularis in samples from wild animals in Korea. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 52 (4): 803-808.. http://www.jwildlifedis.org
  • Sung-Hyun Moon, Amina Khatun, Won-Il Kim, A-Rum Kang, Md Mukter Hossain, Yeonsu Oh, Ho-Seong Cho (2016). Application of next generation sequencing (NGS) system for whole-genome sequencing of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV). Korean J Vet Serv 39 (1): 41-49. http://kjves.org
  • Sung-Hyun Moon, Md Mukter Hossain, Yeonsu Oh, Ho-Seong Cho (2016). Molecular identification of Bacillus licheniformis isolates from Korean traditional fermented soybean by the multilocus phylogenetic analysis. Korean J Vet Serv 39 (1): 1-6. http://kjves.org
  • PARK Byoung-Yong, SHIM Kwan-Seob, KIM Won-Il, HOSSAIN Md Mukter, KIM Bum-Seok, KWON Jungkee, PARK Choi-Kyu, CHO Sung-Jin, JO Inho, CHO Ho-Seong (2015). Rapid and sensitive detection of lawawsonia intracellularis in pigs by real-time loop-mediated isothermal amplification. Acta Veterinaria Beograd 65 (1): 20-29. www.actaveterinaria.rs
  • Abdullah Al Hassan, M Bashir Uddin, Md Rafiqul Islam, Ho-Seong Cho, Md Mukter Hossain (2014). Serological prevalence of brucellosis of cattle in the selected dairy farms in Bangladesh. Korean J Vet Res 54 (4): 239-243. http://kjvr.org/
  • M. M. Hossain, M. S. Islam, A. H. M. Kamal, A. K. M. A. Rahman, H. S. Cho (2014). Dairy cattle mortality in an organized herd in Bangladesh. Veterinary World 7 (5): 331-336. www.veterinaryworld.org
  • M. M. Hossain, S. Paul, M M Rahman, F. M. A. Hossain, M. T Hossain and M R Islam, and (2011). Prevalence and Economic significance of Caprine Fascioliasis at Sylhet District of Bangladesh. Pak Vet J 31 (2): 113-116. www.pvj.com.pk
  • Uddin MB, Alam N, Atikuzzaman M, Hossain MM (2011). Status of infectious bursal disease in broilers. Eurasian J Vet Sci, 27 (4): 223-226. www.ejvs.selcuk.edu.tr
  • Hossain FMA, Hossain MM, Hossain MT (2011). Antibiogram profile of Escherichia coli bacterium isolated from migratory birds. Eurasian J Vet Sci, 27 (3): 167-170. www.ejvs.selcuk.edu.tr
  • S. Talukder, M. J. Bhuiyan, M. M. Hossain, M. M. Uddin, S. Paul and M. M. R. Howlader (2010). Pathological investigation of liver fluke infection of slaughtered Black Bengal goat in a selected area of Bangladesh. Bangl J. Vet. Med. 8 (1): 35-40.
  • Md. Mukter Hossain, Abu Hena Mustafa Kamal, AKM Anisur Rahman (2013). Retrospective study of calf mortality on Central Cattle Breeding and Dairy Farm (CCBDF) in Bangladesh. Eurasian J Vet Sci, 29 (3): 121-125. www.ejvs.selcuk.edu.tr
Proceeding Papers:
  • Ho-Seong Cho, Md Mukter Hossain, Sung-Hyun Moon, Byoung-Joo Seo, Won-Ill Kim, Umma Habiba. Molecular detection and seroprevalence of Lawsonia intracellularis in dogs, Korea. International Symposium of the Korean Society of Veterinary Science held on August 29, 2017 in Seoul National University, Republic of Korea.
  • HS Cho, ES Hwang, M M Hossain, S Tazminaz , BS Kim, GW Shin, HJ Ju, JH Park, BY Park, C Park, CW Lim. Detection of lawsonia intracellularis in pigs by colorimetric loop-mediated isothermal amplification. 22nd International Pig Veterinary Society Congress (IPVS) held on 10-14 June 2012 at Jeju, Republic of Korea.
  • HS Cho, ES Hwang, M M Hossain, S Tazminaz , BS Kim, GW Shin, HJ Ju, JH Park, BY Park, C Park, CW Lim. Development of a taqman allelic discrimination assay for the distinction of wild-type and vaccine isolates of porcine epidemic diarrhea virus. 22nd International Pig Veterinary Society Congress (IPVS) held on 10-14 June 2012 at Jeju, Republic of Korea.
  • Ho-Seong Cho, Hae-Beom Lee, Eun-Ju Kim, Gee-Wook Shin, Chul Park, Jin-Ho Park, Md Mukter Hossain. Seroprevalence of Q fever to wild Korean water deer (Hydropotes inermis argyropus) in the republic of Korea. 25th Conference of the American Society for Rickettsiology held on July 28-31, 2012, in Park City, Utah, USA.
  • Eun-Ju Kim, Md Mukter Hossain, Gee-Wook Shin, Myung-Jo You, Won-Il Kim, Ki-Jeong Na, Ho-Seong Cho. Prevalence of Severe fever with Thrombocytopenia Syndrome Virus in Wild Animals, Korea. International Symposium of Bio-Safety Research institute, Chonbuk National University, Republic of Korea held on November 20, 2014.
  • Md Mukter Hossain, Sung-Hyun Moon, Byoung-Joo Seo, Won-Il Kim, Byeong Yeal Jung, Se-Ji Cho, Eu-Tteum Song, Jae-Won Byun, Ho-Seong Cho. Seroprevalence of Lawsonia intracellularis infection in wild animals in the Republic of Korea. International Symposium of the Korean Society of Veterinary Science held on April 29, 2015 in Seoul National University, Republic of Korea.
  • Md Mukter Hossain, Sung-Hyun Moon, Byoung-Joo Seo, Won-Il Kim, Byeong Yeal Jung, Se-Ji Cho, Eu-Tteum Song, Jae-Won Byun, Ho-Seong Cho. Detection of Lawsonia intracellularis in horses using serology and PCR in the Republic of Korea. International Symposium of the Korean Society of Veterinary Science held on April 29, 2015 in Seoul National University, Republic of Korea.
  • Eun-Ju Kim, Md Mukter Hossain, Sung-Hyun Moon, A Rum Kang, Ki-Jeong Na, Won-Il Kim, Ho-Seong Cho. Prevalence of Severe fever with Thrombocytopenia Syndrome Virus in Wild Animals, Korea. International Symposium of the Korean Society of Veterinary Science held on April 29, 2015 in Seoul National University, Republic of Korea.
Conference Proceedings:
  • Ho-Seong Cho, Yeonsu Oh, Sung-Hyun Moon, Byoung-Joo Seo, Won-Il Kim, Hossain MM, Dongseob Tark. Molecular characterization of Pasteurella multocida isolated from pigs, wild birds and humans in Korea. Asian Pig Veterinary Society Congress (APVS) held on 25-28 August, 2019 at Seoul, Republic of Korea.
  • Ho-Seong Cho, Yeonsu Oh, Sung-Hyun Moon, Byoung-Joo Seo, Jae-Ik Han, Hossain MM, Myung-Hyee Kim, Dongseob Tark. Combined DNA aptamer magnetic capture-RT-qPCR assay for detection of FMDV in oral fluid in pigs. Asian Pig Veterinary Society Congress (APVS) held on 25-28 August, 2019 at Seoul, Republic of Korea.
  • Ho-Seong Cho, Yeonsu Oh, Sung-Hyun Moon, Byoung-Joo Seo, Won-Il Kim, Hossain MM, Dongseob Tark. Molecular characterization of Streptococcus suis isolated from pigs in Korea. Asian Pig Veterinary Society Congress (APVS) held on 25-28 August, 2019 at Seoul, Republic of Korea.
  • Ho-Seong Cho, Yeonsu Oh, Sung-Hyun Moon, Byoung-Joo Seo, Somin Lee, Da-Yun Bae, Jihye Kim, Hyun Kyu Park, Minkyung Hur, Chohee Park, Hossain MM, Myung-Hyee Kim, Dongseob Tark. Development of Lab-on-Chip (LabChip)-based real-time PCR assay for the detection of African Swine Fever Virus (ASFV). Asian Pig Veterinary Society Congress (APVS) held on 25-28 August, 2019 at Seoul, Republic of Korea.
Research Interests:
  • Molecular Diagnostics, Epidemiology, Wildlife and Zoonoses
Research Support:
  • Project Title: Sero-survey and molecular detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Mycobacterium bovis from bovine samples at Sylhet region for the development of adoptive control program • Funding Support: Ministry of Education, Bangladesh • Role: Principal Investigator • Duration: July 2017-June 2019
  • Project title: Detection of Salmonella carriers in goat and sensitivities to antibiotics in Sylhet region of Bangladesh • Funding Support: UGC-SAURES • Role: Principal Investigator • Duration: July 2018-June 2019
  • Project Title: Prevalence of Salmonella infection in cattle and buffalo and sensitivities to antibiotics in Sylhet • Funding Support: UGC-SAURES • Role: Principal Investigator • Duration: July 2017-June 2018
  • Project Title: Prevalence, Risk Factor Assessment and Economic Significance of Bovine Fasciolosis at Sylhet region of Bangladesh. • Funding Support: UGC-SAURES • Role: Principal Investigator • Duration: July 2016-June 2017
Undergraduate Courses:
  • Fundamentals of Clinical Medicine (FCM 302) - Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Farm Animal Medicine - I (FAM-401) - Sylhet Agricultural University
  • General Medicine (GMD-401) - Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Pet and Laboratory Animal Medicine (PAM-401) - Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Farm Animal Medicine - II (FAM-402) - Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Metabolic and Nutritional Diseases (MND 402) - Sylhet Agricultural University
Masters Courses:
  • Farm Animal Medicine - I (VMED 601) - Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Diagnostic Medicine (VMED 604) - Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Farm Animal Medicine - II (VMED 610) - Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Veterinary Dermatology (VMED 615) - Sylhet Agricultural University
Academic Degrees and Qualification:
  • Ph.D. (Diagnostic Medicine), 2015 - Chonbuk National University, South Korea
  • MS (Veterinary Medicine), 2008 - Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh.
  • DVM (Doctor of Veterinary Medicine), 2003 - Sylhet Government Veterinary College, Shahjalal University of Science & Technology, Bangladesh
Positions and Affiliations:
  • Professor: 04/2016- till date, Department of Medicine, Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh
  • Associate Professor: 04/2013- 03/2016, Department of Medicine, Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh
  • Assistant Professor: 04/2008- 03/2013, Department Medicine & Surgery, Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh
  • Lecturer: 12/2003-03/2008, Department of Medicine & Surgery, Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh
Other Academic, Administrative and Scientific Research Involvements:
  • Training course (six weeks) on “Disease Control and prevention and pedagogic skill” organized by Faculty, Cummings school of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, USA.
  • Distance Learning e-Course on “Good Research Practice 2012” organized by the Veterinary Research Institute, Brno, Czech Republic. http://centaur.vri.cz/docs/GRP2012/REPORT.pdf
  • Training course on Reproductive Health Management of Dairy Cows and Application of Ultrasonography organised by Faculty of Veterinary and Animal Science, Sylhet Agricultural University, Sylhet from 21 April to 23 April, 2008 at Sylhet Government Dairy Farm, Bangladesh.
Awards and Recognitions:
  • President’s award (Gold Medal) for Best Academic achievement Record in Masters Degree, Peoples Republic of Bangladesh.
  • Awarded for Best Academic achievement Record by National Institute for International Education (NIIED), Ministry of Education, Republic of Korea.
  • The National Institute for International Education (NIIED), Republic of Korea, awards a certificate as a recognition of the successful completion of the Doctoral (PhD) study, 2015
  • Korean Government Scholarship (KGSP) 2011
  • Awarded Belgian Government Scholarship (DGDC) for Master of Science in Tropical Animal Health (MSTAH) at the Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium.
  • Awarded Indonesian Government Scholarship for Master of Science course, 2006
Professional Memberships:
  • Registered Veternarian (Reg, No. 5609), Bangladesh Veterinary Council (BVC)
  • Member, Bangladesh Veterinary Association (BVA)
  • Life Member, Krishibid Institution (Reg, No. 029915317), Bangladesh (KIB)
  • Member, One Health-Bangladesh
  • Member of the World Academy of Young Scientists (WAYS) ( http://www.waysnet.org/ )
  • Member of the VetMedTeam-Leading Veterinary Medicine into a new era. (http://www.vetmedteam.com/home.aspx )
  • Member of The World Veterinary Association (WVA) ( http://www.worldvet.org/ ).
  • Member of the “Centaur Global Network”- A network for sharing information and promoting cooperation on Biomedical Technology, Epidemiology and Food Safety among network members and the world (http://centaur.vri.cz/ ).
Mentorship and Supervisory Work (Undergraduate):
  • For the last couple of years, supervise more than 12 undergraduate students of the Faculty of Veterinary, Animal & Biomedical Sciences, Sylhet Agricultural University
Mentorship and Supervisory Work (MS):
  • Md. Mahbubul Hasan, Session: 2016-2017, Thesis Title: THERAPEUTIC EFFICACY OF VITAMIN-MINERAL PREMIX ON SUBCLINICAL MASTITIS IN LACTATING DAIRY COWS. Degree programme: Master in Medicine, Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Selina Akhter, Session: 2016-2017, Thesis Title: PREVALENCE AND RISK FACTORS ASSESSMENT OF BOVINE FASCIOLIASIS AT SYLHET DIVISION OF BANGLADESH. Degree programme: Master in Medicine, Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Tamanna Jahan Chowdhury, Session: 2016-2017, Thesis Title: INVESTIGATION OF PARAMPHISTOMIASIS IN CATTLE AT SYLHET BY COPROSCOPY AND SLAUGHTERHOUSE STUDY. Degree programme: Master in Medicine, Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Md. Abdus Sabur, Session: 2017-2018, Thesis Title: DETECTION OF SALMONELLA CARRIERS IN GOAT AND SENSITIVITIES TO ANTIBIOTICS IN SYLHET REGION OF BANGLADESH. Degree programme: Master in Medicine, Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Md. Nurul Kawser Khan, Session: 2017-2018, Thesis Title: ISOLATION AND IDENTIFICATION OF SALMONELLA FROM FECES OF CATTLE AND SENSITIVITIES TO ANTIBIOTICS IN SYLHET. Degree programme: Master in Medicine, Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Shishir Kanu, Session: 2017-2018, Thesis Title: PREVALENCE AND THERAPEUTIC EFFICACY OF ANTHELMINTICS AGAINST NEOASCARIS VITULORUM IN BUFFALO. Degree programme: Master in Medicine, Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Md. Farhan Rafiq, Session: 2017-2018, Thesis Title: DETECTION AND THERAPEUTIC MANAGEMENT OF CANINE PARVOVIRUS IN BANGLADESH. Degree programme: Master in Medicine, Sylhet Agricultural University
  • Mouri Rani Das, Session: 2017-2018, Thesis Title: MOLECULAR DETECTION OF SALMONELLA FROM FECES OF CATTLE AND BUFFALO IN SYLHET. Degree programme: Master in Medicine, Sylhet Agricultural University