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Irfan Navabshan

Designation : Assistant Professor
Nature of Employment : Regular
Qualification : M. Pharmacy, (PhD)
Phone : +919786965000
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Degree University Year of Passing
Ph. D Anna University, Chennai July 2014
M. Pharm: Pharmaceutical Chemistry (80.96%) The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University – Chennai, TN, India May 2012
B. Pharm: Chemistry, Pharmacology etc. The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University – Chennai, TN, India August 2006


Designation Duration
Senior Research Fellow – Department of Science and Technology, Government of India – Delhi 10/2013 to Current
Application Scientist – CODA technology solution private limited – Chennai, Tamilnadu. 05/2012 to 10/2013
Junior Chemist – Strides Arco labs – Bangalore, Karnataka 08/2006 to 05/2010


Areas of Interest

  • Schooling
  • Drug Discovery and development


  • QSAR model for identifying new active molecule against human phospholipase A2 enzyme. Int. Res J Pharm. App Sci., 2012; 2(2):57-64.
  • Design synthesis characterisation and dual biological activity of some novel morphanthridine 6,11 dione derivatives. BioMedRx., 2013, 1(1), 68-73.
  • Insilco molecular interaction studies of chiral heterocyclic analogs of SAHA as selective Histone Deacetylase 8 inhibitors. DOI: 10.2174/15701808126661503 26004848.
  • 3-D structural interactions and quantitative structural toxicity studies of tyrosine derivatives intended for safe, potent inflammation treatment. DOI 10.1186/s13065-016-0169-9.
  • Advancement of total phytoconstituent extraction process by new way factor Analysis for Tridax procumbens L. 10.7897/2230-8407.0810202

Conferences and seminars

  • National symposium on Anti-tuberculosis drug discovery: current status and prospects. 30th October 2010. Department of bacteriology, TBRC, Chennai-31
  • National seminar on current scenario in Pharma Education. 4th January 2011, Adhiparasakthi College of Pharmacy, Chennai.
  • Poster presented at the 7th International symposium on current trends in pharmaceutical sciences: Advances in new drug discovery and development. Zydus, Ahmedabad. India.
  • Lecture on “how to do a good Ph. D. thesis”. Anna University, Chennai
  • National level lecture workshop on “Plant tissue culture and phytochemistry” (2018) School of Life sciences, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli, Tamilnadu, India.
  • National level conference on “ Recent advances in plant sciences: Towards food safety and food security” (2018) School of Life sciences, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli, Tamilnadu, India.


  • First rank awardee by Tamil Nadu Pharmaceutical welfare trust for the M. Pharm project by Honorable Dr. K. Rosaiah, Governor of Tamil Nadu – 2012.