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Mohammad Manjur Shah, PhD

Associate Professor

Research Interest

Parasitology

Area of specialization

Parasitology, Nematology, Helminths

Education

  • PhD

Selected Publications

  1. Umar, A.B. , Dankaka, A.H., Shah, M. M., Umar, B. B., Umar, A. A and Danjuma, M. S.(2021). Assessment of copper, iron, lead and mercury and their effect on Clarias gariepinus in Thomass dam, Danbatta, Kano state Nigeria. Journal of Global Agriculture and Ecology 12(4): 26-30. ISSN: 2454-4205.
    https://www.ikprress.org/index.php/JOGAE/article/view/7345
  2. Umar, A.B. , Dankaka, A.H., Shah, M. M., Umar, A. A. and Lamba, M. S.(2021). Mosquito repellent activity of the leaf extracts of Cymbopogon citratus and Eucalyptus globulus against Anopheles species. Journal of Global Agriculture and Ecology 12(4): 20-25. ISSN: 2454-4205.
    https://www.ikprress.org/index.php/JOGAE/article/view/7343
  3. Umar, A.B. , Dankaka, A.H., Shah, M. M., Umar, B. B. and Danjuma, M. S.(2021). A study on the intestinal worm infection in central urban community, Kano State Nigeria . Journal of Global Agriculture and Ecology 12(3): 49-54. ISSN: 2454-4205https://www.ikprress.org/index.php/JOGAE/article/view/7337
  4. Usman, K.Y., Sultan, Z and Shah, M.M.(2020). Survey and studies on prevalence of parasitic nematode of Periplaneta americana in Nassarawa LGA, Kano State, Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Science and Research. 1(1):33-40. ISSN: 2736-3006.
  5. Umar, A.B., Dankaka, A.H. and Shah, M. Manjur (2020). Control of filariasis vector using Ovillanta in Gwale Local Government area of Kano state, Nigeria. Journal of Ecobiotechnology,12:01-03
    doi:10.25081/jebt.2020.v12.6434
    6. Umar, A.B., Dankaka, A.H. and Shah, M. Manjur (2020).Anti microbial activities and phytochemical screening of some commonly used chewing sticks in Kano, Nigeria. Horticulture Biotechnology Research, 6:01-04. Doi:10.25081/hbr.2020.v6.6551
  6. Umar, A.B., Dankaka, A.H. and Shah, M. Manjur (2020). Larvicidal activity against filariasis inducing vecture of some selected medicinal plant extracts in Nigeria. Journal of Experimental Sciences, 11:01-03.
    DOI:10.25081/jes.2020.v11.6550
  7. Bashir, L.U., Abdulkadir, A., Shah, M.M., Hamisu, A., Sharif, U. and Kamalu, A.A(2020). Phytochemical screening and antifungal potentials of Citrus limon peels against F.oxysporum and R.stolonifer causing rots in water melon (Citrullus lanatus L.). Journal of Experimental Sciences 11:17-21.
    doi:10.25081/jes.2020.v11.6206.
  8. Umar, A. B., Dankaka, A. H. and M. Manjur Shah (2019). Impact of Aisami Solid Waste dumping site, Kano Metropolis, Nigeria on the quality of ground water of the neighbouring environment . Journal of Applied and Advanced Research 4(6):149-151. https://doi.org/10.21839/jaar.2019.v4i6.313
  9. Umar, A. B., Dankaka, A. H. and M. Manjur Shah (2019). Studies on mosquito density in urban Kano: a study to calculate larval indices in municipal area of Gwale, Kano, Nigeria. Biological Sciences 4(6):146-148. DOI:10.21839/jaar.2019.v4i6.312
  10. Umar, A. B., Dankaka, A. H. and M. Manjur Shah (2020). Assessment of phytoremediation potential of telfaira occidentalis in the removal of cu, cd, and pb in contaminated soil along river salanta. Journal of Ecobiotechnology 12:10-DOI:10.25081/jebt.2020.v12.6405
  11. Indira Yumnam, N. Mohilal and M. Manjur Shah (2019). Redescription of Lepismatophila cruszi Kundu and Haldar, 1984 (Apicomplexa: Sporozoea) from Chondracis rosea (Order: Orthoptera). Recent Research in Science and Technology, 11: 01-03  doi: 10.25081/rrst.2019.11.5267.
  12. Indira Yumnam, N. Mohilal and M. Manjur Shah (2019). Pathogenic Protozoans of Grasshopper from Imphal, Manipur, India. Journal of Experimental Sciences, 10: 1-3. doi: 10.25081/jes.2019.v10.5260.
  13. Kamalu A. A., B.T.Abdullahi and M.M. Shah(2019). A review on Biogas production as the alternative source of fuel.Journal of Applied and Advanced Research, 4(2):61-65 DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.21839/jaar.2019.v4i2.266
  14. Arvind Kumar Keshari, Hari B. K.C. , Aashaq Hussain Bhat and M.M. Shah (2019). Prospects and present Status of Entomopathogenic Nematodes (Steinernematidae and Heterorhabditidae) in Nepal. Journal of Applied and Advanced Research, 4(1): 30-35  https://doi.org/10.21839/jaar.2019.v4i1.261
  15. Kamalu Abdullahi Alhassan, Aisha Shuaibu Indabawa and M. Manjur Shah (2019). phytochemical analysis, proximate composition and antibacterial activities of Ziziphus Species (Z. jujube and Z. spina christi). Journal of Applied and Advanced Research, 2019: 4(1) 42-46 http://dx.doi.org/10.21839/jaar.2019.v4i1.262
  16. Hamisu Afiya, Erkurt Emrah Ahmet and M. Manjur Shah (2019). Enzymatic Decolorization of Remazol Brilliant Blue Royal (RB 19) textile dye by White Rot Fungi. Journal of Applied and Advanced Research, 4(1): 11-15  https://doi.org/10.21839/jaar.2019.v4i1.260
  17. Arvind K. Keshari, M.M. Shah and R. Gupta (2018). Some studies on the species of Criconematids (Nematoda: Tylenchida) from Hilly Districts of Nepal. Journal of Applied and Advanced Research 3(6): 171-174. ISSN 2519-9412 http://dx.doi.org/10.21839/jaar.2018.v3i6.240
  18. Arvind K. Keshari, M.M. Shah and R. Gupta (2018). Community analysis of Soil Nematodes in vegetable growing areas of Dhading District, a High Hill of Nepal. Journal of Applied and Advanced Research 3(5): 156-160. ISSN 2519-9412.  http: // dx. doi. org/ 10.21839 /jaar. 2018.v3i5.234
  19. Arvind K. Keshari, M.M. Shah and R. Gupta (2018).First report on four species of predatory nematodes, mononchids (Nematoda :Mononchida) from Nepal. Journal of Applied and Advanced Research 3(5): 139-141. ISSN 2519-9412 http: // dx. doi. org/ 10.21839 /jaar. 2018.v3i5.223
  20. Aisha Ali Rabiu Danbappa, Kamalu Abdullahi Alhassan and M. Manjur Shah(2018). Isolation and identification of microbial contaminants associated with commercialpoultryfeeds. Journal of Applied and Advanced Research 3(5) 142−147 . ISSN 2519-9412  http://dx.doi.org/10.21839/jaar.2018.v3i5.231 .
  21. Hafsat M. Shehu, M.M. Shah and U. Sharif (2018). Prevalence of gastrointestinal parasites (helminth) found in the feaces of some selected domestic birds chickens (Gallus gallus) and pigeons (Columba livia domestica). Journal of Applied and Advanced Research 3(4): 105-107. ISSN 2519-9412 http://dx.doi.org/10.21839/jaar.2018.v3i4.219.
  22. Yumnam, I. , Mohilal, N. and Shah, M.Manjur (2018). First Report of Amphiplatysporastriata Kundu and Haldar, 1984 from Chondracisrosea (Order: Orthoptera) of Manipur, India. International Multidisciplinary Research Journal. 8:37-39. doi: 10.25081/imrj.2018.v8.3679
  23. H. S. Kafinta, M. M. Shah, U. Sharif (2018). Prevalence of helminthic infection among primary school children in some selected primary schools in municipal local government area, Kano state, Nigeria. Journal of Applied and Advanced Research, 2018: 3(3) 84-89 . ISSN 2519-9412 .http://dx.doi.org/10.21839/jaar.2018.v3i3.186 .
  24. Yumnam I., Mohilal N., Shah, M.M. and Bina L. (2018). Description of Gregarina kajipatus sp.n., a cephaline gregarineof the genus Gregarina dofour, 1828 (Apicomplexa: Sporozoea)from the grasshopper found in Manipur, India. International Journal of Applied Science and Environmental Conservation, vol 1 : 1-7.
  25. Shah M. M., Abdulmutalib U. and Ibrahim K.M.(2018). Phytochemical screening and antibacterial activity of Lantana camara leaves against bacteria isolated from epicarp of Solanum melongena (garden egg). Journal Medicinal Herbs and Ethnomedicine. Vol.4:1-6. ISSN:2455-0485.  doi: 10.25081/jmhe.2018.v4.3384
  26. Umar Abdulmutalib and M. Manjur Shah (2017). Phytochemical screening on the antioxidant properties of Aerva lanata flower extracts and their in vitro antiproliferative effects on human liver cancer cell line (HEPG-2).  Journal of Biology and Nature 7(2): 81-90. ISSN: 2395-5376 (P), ISSN: 2395-5384 (O), (NLM ID: 101679666)
  27. L. Bina Chanu, N.Mohilal Meitei and M. Manjur Shah (2017). Aphelenchus assamensis sp. nov. (Nematoda: Aphelenchida: Aphelenchoidea: Aphelenchidae) from Assam, North East India. Journal of Parasitic Diseases 41(2):571-577.  DOI: 10.1007/s12639-016-0853-7
  28. Bina, L., Mohilal, N., Victoria, L., and Shah, M. Manjur (2015). Eight known species of Aphelenchoides nematodes with description of a new species from Manipur, India. Journal of Parasitic Diseases 39(2):225-233. ISSN: 0971-7196  DOI: 10.1007/s12639-013-0323-4
  29. Bina, L., Mohilal, N and Shah, M.Manjur (2014), Two new species of soil nematodes from Manipur, India. Journal of Parasitic Diseases (Published online 30th Sept.,2014) ISSN: 0971-7196 DOI: 10.1007/s12639-14-0556-x
  30. Bina, L., Mohilal, N., Pramodini, M. and Shah, M.Mnjur (2012). Two new species of Boleodorus (Nematoda:Tylenchida) from Manipur, India. Bioscan7(1): 115-118. ISSN:0973-7049 Corpus ID: 86191423
  31. Shah, M.M., Mohilal, N., Pramodini, M., Bina, L. and Hemananda, Th.(2011).Nematode parasites of Invertebrates from Manipur, North-Eastern State of India (Diagnosis, Keys and Illustration) ZOOTAXA: 3107:1-37 ISSN: 1175-5326,eISSN:1175-5334  DOI: 10.11646/ZOOTAXA.3107.1.1
  32. Mohilal, N. and Shah, M.Manjur(2010). Structural peculiarities of the eggs of nematodes-their significance in taxonomy. In: Proceedings of the 22nd National Congress of Parasitology : Advances in Parasitology-A novel approach towards a disease free world, 30 Oct. to 1st Nov.,2010 , Department of Zoology, University of Kalyani, West Bengal..p 171-173. ISBN: 978-93-5067-220-4
  33. Shah , M. Manjur and Mohilal, N.(2012). Density and diversity of nematodes infecting certain insects in Manipur. In In: Proceedings of the Symposium on Biodiversity Status and Conservation Strategies with special reference to North East India, 17-18 March, 2011. Deptt. Of Life Sciences, Manipur University, Canchipur, Imphal, Manipur. pp 172-177. ISBN: 978-81-923343-1-8
  34. Bina, L. Mohilal, N. and Shah , M. Manjur (2012).Two new species of Aphelenchoides (Nematoda: Aphelenchida: Aphelenchoidea: Aphelenchidae) from Manipur, India. Biologia, 67(3): 530-534. ISSN: 0006-3088, eISSN:1336-9563 https://doi.org/10.2478/s11756-012-0042-9
  35. Bina, L., Mohilal, N. and Shah, M. Manjur(2010). Population fluctuation of soil and plant parasitic nematodes at KhangabokWangbal Government Silkfarm, Wangbal, Thoubal District, Manipur, India. Parassitologia 52(1):427-434 ISSN:0048-2951
  36. Shah, M.M. (2008).A new species of ChitwoodiellaBasir, 1948 with first report on MirzaiellaasiaticaBasir, 1942 (Nematoda: Travassosinematidae) from Manipur, North-East India. Acta Parasitologica 53(2), 145-152. ISSN: 1230-2821, eISSN:1896-1851  DOI:10.2478/s11686-008-0030-y
  37. Shah, M.M. (2007). Two new species of the genus Cameronia Basir, 1948 (Oxyurida: Thelastomatoidea: Thelastomatidae) from Manipur, North-East India. Acta Parasitologica 52(3), 225-232. ISSN: 1230-2821, eISSN:1896-1851 DOI: 10.2478/s11686-007-0033-0
  38. Shah, M.M. (2007). Some studies on insect parasitic nematodes (Oxyurida: Thelastomatoidea: Thelastomatidae) from Manipur, North-East India. Acta Parasitologica 52(4), 346-362. ISSN: 1230-2821, eISSN:1896-1851 https://doi.org/10.2478/s11686-007-0051-y
  39. Shah, M.M., Rizvi, A.N. and Jairajpuri, D.S.(2005). Protrellusshamimin.sp. (Protrelloididae: Thelastomatoidea) from the cockroach Periplanetaamericana from Manipur, North-EastIndia. Journal of Parasitic Diseases, 29(1): 47-52. ISSN: 0971-7196, eISSN: 0975-0703
  40. Shah, M.M. and Rizvi, A.N. (2004). Some studies on three known and a new species of the genus BinemaTravasos, 1925 from Manipur, North-East, India. Parassitologia 46(3), 317-326. ISSN:0048-2951
  41. Shah, M.M. and Rizvi, A.N. (2004). Pseudonymusbasiri sp. n. and Zonothrix alata sp.n.(Pseudonymidae: Thelastomatoidea) from water beetle Hydrophilus triangularis. International Journal of Nematology, 14(2), 229-235 ISSN:1368-8774
  42. Rizvi, A.N., Jairajpuri, D.S. and Shah, M.M.(2002). Gryllophila nihali sp.n.and Protrellatus indicus sp.n. (Oxyurida: Thelastomatoidea). International Journal of Nematology, 12(1), 29-34. ISSN:1368-8774
  43. Shah, M.M. and Jairajpuri, D.S.(2000). Some studies on prevalence of insect nematodes from Manipur, India. Journal of Parasitic Diseases, 24(2), 179-181  ISSN: 0971-7196, eISSN:0975-0703
  44. Rizvi, A.N., Jairajpuri, D.S. and Shah, M.M. (1998). Chitwoodiella tridentata sp.n.(Travassosinematidae) from a mole cricket from India, with SEM observations on Leidynema appendiculatum (Thelastomatidae). International Journal of Nematology, 8(1), 13-16. ISSN:1368-8774. Book chapters (Authored)
  45. Shah, M.M., Imam, T. S., Bala, A. A. , Tukur, Z. (2022). Survey of snakes bites among snake endemic communities in North Eastern Nigeria. In M. M. Shah, U. Sharif, T. R. Buhari, & T. S. Imam (Eds.), Snake Venom and Ecology. IntechOpen. https ://doi.org/10.5772/intechopen.105419
  46. Shah, M.M. and Hamisu, A. (2019). Identification and isolation of Trochoderma spp.-their significance in Agriculture, Human Health, Industrial and Environmental Application in Trichoderma: the most widely used fungicide. Publisher: Intech Open Access Publisher, University Campus, Step Ri, Slavka Krautzeka 83/A, 51000 Rijeka, pp 3-14. (Eds M.M.Shah, U. Sharif and T.R.Rufai) https://doi.org/10.5772/intechopen.83528
  47. M. Manjur Shah and M.Mahamood (2017). Nematodes, a lesser known group of organisms. In “Nematology. Ed. M.Manjur Shah ( ISBN 978-953-51-3416-9, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3415-2) Publisher: Intech Open Access Publisher, University Campus, Step Ri, Slavka Krautzeka 83/A, 51000 Rijeka, p.3-18. https://doi.org/10.5772/intechopen.68589
  48. L. Bina Chanu, N. Mohilal and M. Manjur Shah (2015).Evaluation on the Efficiency of some Antagonistic Trichoderma spp. in Management of Plant Parasitic Nematodes in Microbiology in Agriculture and Human Health. ISBN:978-51-4318-5 (Eds. Shah, M. M. , Beg T., Mahamood M., Singh, L.J. and Chanu, L. B., Publisher: Intech Open Access Publisher, University Campus, Step Ri, SlavkaKrautzeka 83/A, 51000 Rijeka, Croatia.3-27pp. https://doi.org/10.5772/60082
  49. Shah, Md. Manjur, Mohilal, N., Pramodini, M. and Bina, L.(2012): Nematodes of insects from Manipur. In: ‘Parasitology’. ISBN : 978-953-51-0149-9 (Publisher: Intech Open Access Publisher, University Campus, Step Ri, SlavkaKrautzeka 83/A, 51000 Rijeka, Croatia, Ed. Dr.Md.Manjur Shah) 163-206pp. https://doi.org/10.5772/33123
  50. Shah, M.M., Jairajpuri, D.S. and Rizvi, A.N. (2003). Studies on seasonal variation on prevalence of insect nematodes in Manipur, N.E. India.In: Parasites and Diseases (Eds. Neelima Gupta & D.K.Gupta, Neeraj Publisher: Gandhipuram, Near Hartman College Gupta Nursery, Izatnagar, Bareilly). 67-72pp.
  51. Rizvi, A.N., Jairajpuri, D.S. and Shah, M.M. (2001). Reproductive variability in oxyurid nematodes (Ed. M. Shamim Jairajpuri) in: Nematode Taxonomy. Concepts and Recent Trends, Based on the Proceedings of the Workshop “Nematode Taxonomy” held at Maulana Azad National Urdu University, Hyderabad, Impressive Quality Printers, Satya Apartments, Masab Tank, and Hyderabad-28. 27th and 28th January, 2001. 217-235 pp.
  52. Shah, M.M., Chanu, B and Mohilal, N.(2022). Amphibian fauna of Manipur, North East India In: Animal Welfare-New Insights. Ed.Shao-Wen Hung. ISBN:978-1-83768-202-7. Book Edited/Editing
  53. Shah, M.M., Buhari, T.R., Sharif, U and Imam, T.S.(2022). Snake venom and Ecology. Publisher: Intech Open Access Publisher, University Campus, Step Ri, Slavka Krautzeka 83/A, 51000 Rijeka. ISBN: 978-1-80355-064-0, 106pp. ISBN(Print):978-1-80355-063-3. EBook(PDF) ISSN:978-1-80355-065-7. https://www.intechopen.com/books/snake-venom-and-ecology https://www.intechopen.com/books/10885
  54. Devlin, A. an d Shah, M.Manjur (2021). Inland Waters-Dynamics and Ecology. Publisher: Intech Open Access Publisher, University Campus, Step Ri, Slavka Krautzeka 83/A, 51000 Rijeka, DOI:10.5772/intechopen.87463, ISBN:978-1-83968-295-7: Print ISBN:978-1-83968-294-O, eBook(PDF) ISBN:978-1-83968-296-4.  https://doi.org/10.5772/intechopen.87463
  55. Shah, M. Manjur, U. Sharif and T.R,Buhari (2019). Trichoderma: The most widely used fungicide. Publisher: Intech Open Access Publisher, University Campus, Step Ri, Slavka Krautzeka 83/A, 51000 Rijeka, PP.103. Online ISBN 978-1-78923-918-8. Print ISBN 978-1-78923-918-8. eBook(PDF) ISBN 978-1-83881-855-5. https://doi.org/10.5772/intechopen.77912
  56. Shah, M.Manjur and Sharif, Umar (2018). Insect Science. Publisher: Intech Open Access Publisher, University Campus, Step Ri, Slavka Krautzeka 83/A, 51000 Rijeka, Croatia .pp.102 ISBN 978-953-51-6102-8. https://www.intechopen.com/books/insect-science-diversity-conservation-and-nutrition. https://doi.org/10.5772/intechopen.71639
  57. Shah , M.M. and M.Mahamood (2017). Nematology (Concepts, Diagnosis and Control). ( ISBN 978-953-51-3416-9, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3415-2)Publisher: Intech Open Access Publisher, University Campus, Step Ri, Slavka Krautzeka 83/A, 51000 Rijeka, Croatia) pp.194 https://www.intechopen.com/books/nematology-concepts-diagnosis-and-control https://doi.org/10.5772/66851
  58. Shah, M. M. , Beg T., Mahamood M., Singh, L.J. and Chanu, L. B.(2015): Microbiology in Agriculture and Human Health. ISBN:978-51-4318-5 (Publisher: Intech Open Access Publisher, University Campus, Step Ri, Slavka Krautzeka 83/A, 51000 Rijeka, Croatia). 140pp. https://www.intechopen.com/books/microbiology-in-agriculture-and-human-health https://doi.org/10.5772/59645
  59. Shah, Md. Manjur (2012): Parasitology. ISBN : 978-953-51-0149-9(Publisher: Intech Open Access Publisher, University Campus, Step Ri, Slavka Krautzeka 83/A, 51000 Rijeka, Croatia) 206pp (http://www.intechopen.com/books/parasitology.) https://doi.org/10.5772/2134
  60. Shah, M.M.(2022).Endangered species. (Publisher: Intech Open Access Publisher, University Campus, Step Ri, Slavka Krautzeka 83/A, 51000 Rijeka, Croatia)
  61. Shah , M.M. (2022). Rodents. (Publisher: Intech Open Access Publisher, University Campus, Step Ri, Slavka Krautzeka 83/A, 51000 Rijeka, Croatia)