Tutun Das Aka


An educational professional who can enlighten the student on the right direction.


“If you are planning for a year, sow rice; if you are planning for a decade, plant trees; if you are planning for a lifetime, educate people”- this quote encourages Tutun Das Aka to join as a faculty in Atish Dipankar University of Science and Technology (ADUST). Aka completed her SSC from Begumgonj Govt. Pilot High School and HSC from Noakhali Govt. College securing GPA 5.00 in both ofthe examinations. After that, she successfully completed her Under-graduation and Graduation from Department of Pharmacy, Noakhali Science and Technology University. She is very much interested about genomic based research and completed her thesis in assessing various responsible genetic mutations for Type 2Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) development among Bangladeshi population. Moreover, she was also engaged with evaluating various genomic factors responsible for several types of deadly diseases like cervical cancer,autism, andother neurological disorders. Mrs. Aka likes to read biography of world`s most successful person to get motivation to overcome unavoidable challenges throughout the lifetime. During this period she successfully performed several activities as a member of event management committee.


  • Master of Pharmacy in Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacology, Noakhali Science and Technology University (NSTU), Bangladesh
  • Bachelor of Pharmacy, Noakhali Science and Technology University (NSTU), Bangladesh


  • Aka TD, Rashid MMO, Paul SC, Halim MA. A review on molecular neuropathology of Alzheimer’s disease in association with aging. Journal of Research in Pharmacy. 2019; 23(1): 1-15.
  • Aziz MA , Akter T, Hussain MS, Millat MS, Uddin MS, Sajal M, Jafrin S, Das Aka TD, Akter T, Das C, Islam MS. Association of rs363598 and rs360932 polymorphisms with autism spectrum disorder in the Bangladeshi children. Meta Gene, 25; (2020): 100733.
  • Islam MS, Barek MA, Aziz MA, Aka TD, Jakaria M. Association of age, sex, comorbidities, and clinical symptoms with the severity and mortality of COVID-19 cases: a meta-analysis with 85 studies and 67299 cases. medRxiv preprint doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/2020.05.23.20110965.this version posted May 26, 2020.
  • Bhuiyana MSH, Miaha MY, Paul SC, Aka TD, Saha O, Rahamand MM, Sharif MJI, Habiba O, Ashaduzzaman M. Green synthesis of iron oxide nanoparticle using Carica papaya leaf extract: application for photocatalytic degradation of remazol yellow RR dye and antibacterial activity. Heliyon. 2020; 6(8): e04603.
  • Ahammed KR, Ashaduzzaman M, Paul SC, Nath MR, Bhowmik S, Saha O, Rahaman MM, Bhowmik S, Aka TD. Microwave assisted synthesis of zinc oxide (ZnO) nanoparticles in a noble approach: utilization for antibacterial and photocatalytic activity. June 2020SN Applied Sciences 2(7).
  • Bhattacharjee S, Roy S, Hosen MM, Das A, Aka TD, Paul SC, Debi SR: Investigation of in-vitro thrombolytic and in-vivo antipyretic, antidepressant potentiality and analgesic activity with phyto-chemical nature of methanolic extract of Nymphoides hydrophylla. International Journal of Pharmaceutical Science & Research. 2019; 10(5): 1000-09.
  • Md. Saddam Hussain, A.H.M. Mazbah Uddin, Maria Azmerin, Mohammad Tohidul Amin, Murad Hasan, Tutun Das Aka and Tanoy Mazumder. An in vivo and in vitro Evaluation of Anti-inflammatory Action of Seeds of Vigna unguiculata Available in Bangladeshi Region. Journal of Applied Sciences. 2019; 19: 62-67.
  • Md. Ibrahim, Md. Saddam Hussain, Farhana Sultana, Nazmul Abhi, Tanvir Ahmed, S.M. Naim Uddin, Atikur Rahaman, Maria Azmerin, Tutun Das Aka, Sakib Mosharraf and A.H.M. Mazbah Uddin. Therapeutic Potentiality of Diospyros blancoi Linn. Seeds Against Pain, Thrombus and Inflammation: An in vivo and in vitro Study. Asian Journal of Biological Sciences. 2019; 12: 36-41.
  • Md. Maimun Hossain; Tutun Das Aka, Mohammad Saydur Rahman, A.H.M. Mazbah Uddin, Naimur Rahman, Md. Mamun Or Rashid, Neuropharmacological activity of the crude ethanolic extract of Syzygium aromaticum flowering bud. Discovery Phytomedicine. 2019; 6(4): 191- 198.

Research Interest

  • Pharmacogenomics
  • Neuroscience
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes