Publications - Biochemistry & Cell Biology

  1. Fatema K, Mikkelsen CB, Rahman F, Sumi N, Ali L: Glycemic and insulinemic responses to Isis Cookies and Danish Traditional Cookies in Healthy subjects. J Food Nutr Disor 2013; 2: 2-5.
  2. Akhter M, Ali L, Hassan Z, Khan I: Association of human Papilloma virus infection and oral squamous cell carcinoma in Bangladesh. J Health Popul Nutr 2013; 3:65-69.
  3. Karim MN, Ahmed KR, Bukht MS, Akhter J, Chowdhury HA, Hossain S, Anwar N, Selim S, Chowdhury SH, Hossain F, Ali L: Pattern and predictors of dyslipidemic in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Diab Met Syndr Clin Res Rev 2013; In press.
  4. Hossain M, Faruque O, Kabir G, Khan I, Sikdar D, Ali L: Association of serum tumour necrosis factor among subjects with type 2 diabetes in a Bangladeshi population and interleukin-6 with insulin secretion and insulin resistance. S Afr J Diab Vasc Dis 2012; 9:
  5. Lim S, Rashid MA, Jang M, Kim Y, Won H, Lee J, Woo J t, Kim YS, Murphy MP, Ali L, Ha J, Kim SS: Mitochondria-targeted antioxidants protect pancreatic β –cells against oxidative stress and improve insulin secretion in glucotoxicity and glucolipotoxicity. Cell Physiol Biochem 2011; 28: 873-886.
  6. Fatema K, Sumi N, Rahman F, Kobura K, Ali L Glycemic index determination of vegetable and fruits in healthy Bangladeshi subjects. Mal J Nutr 2011; 17: 393-399.
  7. Fatema K, Rahman F, Sumi N, Kobura K, Ali L: Glycemic and insulinemic responses to commonly consumed potatoes in Balgladeshi type 2 diabetic subjects. Eur J Food Res Rev 2011; 1: 52-60.
  8. Fatema K, Rahman F, Sumi N, Kobura K, Afroz A, Ali L: Glycemic and insulinemic responses to pumpkin and unripe papaya in type 2 diabetic subjects. Int J Nutr Metab 2011; 3: 1-6.
  9. Rahman F, Fatema K, Rahim ATMA, Ali L: Glucose, insulin and non-esterified fatty acid responses to ladies finger and pointed gourd in type 2 diabetes mellitus. Asian J Clin Nutr 2011; 3: 25-32.
  10. Morshed MA., Fayzunnessa N, Haque MA, Uddin A, Bhoumik A, Ali L, Rokeya B: Comparative study of Azadirachta indica leaf powder and its different extracts on glycemic, insulinemic and lipidemic status of type 2 diabetic model rats. Int J Pharm Sci Res: 2011; 2: 954-960.
  11. Morshed MA, Alam J, Das M, Haque A, Ali L, Rokeya B: Antidiabetic and anti-inflammatory activity of Utica dioica leaves on stz. induced type 1 diabetic model rats. Int J Pharm Sci Res: 2011; 2: 1182-1187.
  12. Hannan JMA, Ali L, Khaleque J, Akhter M, Hatt PR, Abdet Wahb JH Anti hyperglycaemic activity of Asparagus racemosus is partly mediated by inhibition of carbohydrate digestion and absorption, and enhancement of cellular insulin action. Br J Nutr 2011; 1-8 (Epub ahead of print).
  13. Shefin SM., Faruque MO, Khandker SH, Latif ZA, Ali L: First degree relatives of Bangladeshi prediabetic subjects are at increased risk for developing glucose intolerance. J Bang Coll Phys Surg: 2011; 29:21-26.
  14. Islam N, Hossain M, Hafizur RH, Khan I, Shefin SM, Rashid MA, Faruque MO, Ali L: Fasting glucose to adiponectin ratio is associated with the development of type 2 diabetes mellitus J Diabetology 2011, 3:11-18.
  15. Jahan S, Ahmed MC, Zinnat R, Hasan Z, Habib SH, Saha S, Ali L: Influence of maternal diabetes on serum leptinemic and insulinemic status of the offspring: a case study of selected patients in a tertiary care hospital in Bangladesh. Diab Met Syndr: Clin Res Rev: 2011; 5: 33–37.
  16. Fatema K, Rahman F, Sumi N, Kobura K, Ali.L: Glycemic index of three common varieties of Bangladeshi rice in healthy subjects. Afri J Food Sci: 2010; 4: 531-535.
  17. Hossain M, Faruque MO, Kabir G, Hassan N, Sikdar D, Nahar Q, Ali L: Association of serum TNF-α and IL-6 with insulin secretion and insulin resistance in IFG and IGT subjects in a Bangladeshi population. Int J Diab Mell 2010, 2: 165-68
  18. Hada R, Hassan Z, Ali L, Rashid H Ur, Alam ABM S, Azad Khan AK, Nasima SC: Lack of association of sodium-lithium counter transport with microalbuminuria in young diabetics of Bangladesh. Int J Diab Dev Ctries 2010; 30: 135-142. 
  19. Bandara T, Rokeya B, Ekanayake S, Ali L, Jansz R, Balasubramanium K: Effects of Gymnema lactiferum leaf on serum glucose and cholesterol levels of streptozotocin induced diabetic rats. Int J Biol Chem Sci: 2010; 4: 815-819.
  20. Rahman MH, Hafizur RM, Nahar Q, Khan AR and Ali L: Insulin secretion and sensitivity in Bangladeshi prediabetic subjects. J Diab Compl 2010; 24: 37-42.
  21. Nasrin B, Fatema N, Jebunnessa F, Shamim S, Chowdhury SB, Ali L: Early pregnancy maternal serum PAPP-A and urinary protein-creatinine ratio as predictive markers of pregnancy induced hypertension. Mym Med J 2010, 19:267-274.
  22. Jahan IA, Nahar N, Mosihuzzaman M, Rokeya B, Ali L, Azad Khan AK,: Hyperglycaemic and antioxidant activities of Ficus reecenoga linn fruit; Nat Prod Res 2009; 23: 399-408.
  23. Jahan S, Zinnat R, Hasan Z, Ahmed CM, Samira HH, Saha S, Ali L: An investigation into genetic contribution to the relationship between insulin resistance and birth weight. Int J Diab Dev Ctries 2009; 29: 12-18.
  24. Hossain MM, Hassan SN, Kabir MG, Nahar Q, Alauddin M, Faruque MO, Ali L: Metabolic syndrome among prediabetic and diabetic subjects in a Bangladeshi population. Diab Met Syndr: Clin Res & Rev 2009; 3: 233-236.
  25. Bhowmik A, Ali L, Akhter M, Rokeya B: Studies on the antidiabetic effects of Mangifera indica (mango) stem-barks and leaves on nondiabetic, type 1 and type 2 diabetic model rats. Bang J Pharmacol 2009; 4: 110-114.
  26. Das M, Sarma BP, Azad Khan AK, Mosihuzzaman M, Nahar N, Ali L, Bhowmik A, Rokeya B: The antidiabetic and antilipidemic activity of aqueous extract of Urtica Dioica L. on type 2 diabetic model rats J Bio-Sci 2009. 17: 1-6.
  27. Bandara T, Rokeya B, Khan S, Ali L, Ekanayake S, Jansz R, Balasubramanium K. Effects of Gymnema lactiferum on glycemic and lipidemic status in type 2 diabetic subjects. Bang J Pharm 2009; 4: 92-95.
  28. Roy MN, Akter S, Jafarullah M, Mollah FH, Saha AR, Ali L: Leptin and other factors as determinants of insulin secretion and sensitivity in Bangladeshi type 2 diabetic subjects. J Bang Soc Physiol 2008; : 1-6.
  29. Al-Mahmood AK, Hassan Z, Zinnat R, Ali L: Insulin secretion and insulin sensitivity in Bangladeshi type 2 diabetic subjects. Int Med J 2007; 14: 295-298.
  30. Rashid DA, Rashid MA, Hannan JMA, Faruque O, Nahar Q, Ali L: Association of thyroid dysfunction with young diabeteic subjects in a Bangladeshi population. Bang Med J 2007; 36: 34-37.
  31. Hannan JMA, Ali L, Rokeya B, Khaleque J, Akhter M, Flatt PR, Abdel-Wahab YH: Soluble dietary fibre fraction of Trigonella foenum-graecum (fenugreek) seed improves glucose homeostasis in animal models of type 1 and type 2 diabetes by delaying carbohydrate digestion and absorption, and enhancing insulin action. Br J Nutr 2007; 97: 514-21.
  32. Subhan SS, Bhuiyan ZI, Akter K, Goswami MK, Rahman HS, Ali L: Relation between insulin secretory capacity and microangiopathy in young diabetic patients in Bangladesh. Mym Med J 2007; 16: 1-6.
  33. Zaid RB, Nargis M, Neelotpol S, Sayeed MA, Banu A, Shurovi S, Hassan KN, Salimullah M, Ali L and Azad Khan AK: Importance of acetylator phenotype in the identity of Asian populations. Hum Biol 2007; 79: 363-8.
  34. Sarma SS, Sarma BP, Khan S, Rokeya B, Nahar N, Mosihuzzaman M, Ali L: Antidiabetic effect of Murraya koenigii leave extract on non-diabetic and diabetic model rats. J Res Educ Ind Med 2007; XIII-1: 43-45.
  35. Sokeng SD, Rokeya B, Hannan JMA, Junaida K, Zitech P, Ali L, Ngounou G, Lontsi D, Kamtchouing P: Inhibitory effect of Ipomoea aquatica extracts on glucose absorption using a perfused rat intestinal preparation. FITOTERAPIA 2007; 78: 526-529.
  36. Roy MN, Biswas KB, Siddiqua N, Arslan MI, Ali L: Determinants of insulin secretion and sensitivity in Bangladeshi type 2 diabetic subjects. Met Syndrome & Related Disorder 2007; 5: 266-272.
  37. Hannan JMA, Marenah L, Ali L, Rokeya B, Flatt PR, Wahab YHA: Insulin secretory actions of extracts of Asparagus racemosus root in perfused pancreas, isolated islets and clonal pancreatic beta-cells. J End 2007; 192: 159-68.
  38. Saha AR, Roy MN, Biswas KB, Taul DT, Aktar S, Ali L: Leptin levels of diabetic and non-diabetic subjects in a Bangladeshi population. Jahurul Islam Med J 2007; 3: 123-128.
  39. Hannan JMA, Ali L, Khaleque J, Akhter M, Flatt PR, Abdel-Wahab YH: Aqueous extracts of husks of Plantago ovata reduce hyperglycaemia in type 1 and type 2 diabetes by inhibition of intestinal glucose absorption. Br J Nutr 2006; 96: 131-7.
  40. Hannan JMA, Marenah L, Ali L, Rokeya B, Flatt PR, Wahab YHA: Ocimum sanctum leaf extracts stimulated insulin secretion from perfused pancreas, isolated islets and clonal pancreatic beta-cells. J End 2006, 189: 127-136.
  41. Nahar Q, Rashid MA, Rahman MH, Annesha SAN, Naznin J, Islam T, Faruque MO, Tazib T, Ali L: Nutrient intake and food habit among prediabetic and diabetic population. Diab End J 2006; 34: 35-41.
  42. Karim F, Akhter A, Pervin F, Kabir Y, Ali L: Insulin secretion, insulin resistance and body iron stores in type 2 diabetic subjects. Diab End J 2006; 34: 41-45.
  43. Fatema K, Hannan JMA, Nurun Nabi AHM, Ali L: Effect of sodium cyclamate on serum lipids and platelet aggregation in nondiabetic rats. Diab End J 2006; 34: 3-6.
  44. Karim SKA, Faruque MO, Biswas KB, Nahar Q, Mahtab H, Ali L: Serum leptin and euthyroid sick syndrome among type 2 diabetic subjects in a Bangladeshi population. Diab End J 2006; 34: 9-15.
  45. Fatema K, Rashid R, Sharmin B Hye, Shume SS, Ali L: Glycemic, NEFA and insulinemic responses to molasses based and sucrose based cakes (Pithas) in type 2 diabetic subjects. Diab End J 2006; 34: 16-20.
  46. Murshed S, Rokeya B, Nahar N, Azad Khan AK, Mosihuzzaman M, Banerjee A, Maiti S, Ali L: Hypoglycemic and hypolipidemic effect of Hemidesmus indicus root on diabetic model rats. Diab Res 2005; 39: 15-23.
  47. Sokeng SD, Rokeya B, Mostafa M, Nahar N, Mosihuzzaman M, Ali L, Kamtchouing P: Antihyperglycemic effect of Bridelia ndellensis ethanol extract and fractions in streptozotocin induced diabetic rats. Afr J Trad CAM 2005; 2: 94-102.
  48. S Chakrabarti, T. K. Biswas, T. Seal, B. Rokeya, Ali L, Azad Khan AK, N. Nahar, M. Mosihuzzaman, B. Mukherjee: Antidiabetic activity of Caesalpinia bonducella F. in chronic type 2 diabetic model in Long Evans rats and evaluation of insulin secretagogue property of its fractions on isolated islets. J Ethn Pharmacol 2005, 97: 117-122. 
  49. Sultana S, Faruque MO, Biswas KB, Saleh F, Chowdhury TA, Ali L: Thyroid hormone profile in young pregnant subjects with and without diabetes. Diab End J 2005; 33: 3-9.
  50. Faruque MO, Karim SKA, Biswas KB, Nahar Q, Mahtab, Ali L: Relationship of serum leptin with anthropometric indices of obesity and insulin resistance in a Bangladeshi population. Diab End J 2005; 33: 10-16. 
  51. Jahan S, Das TR, Huq FA, Ali L: Leptin concentrations in cord blood: relationship to fetal growth and maternal anthropometry of Type 2 DM Mothers at Delivery. Diab End J 2005; 33: 17-23.
  52. Rossi L, Parvin S, Hassan Z, Hildebrand P, Keller U, Ali L, Beglinger C, Azad Khan AK, Whitcomb DC and Gyr N: Diabetes mellitus in tropical chronic pancreatitis is not just a secondary type of diabetes. Pancreas 2004; 4: 461-467.
  53. Mamun MIR, Nahar N, Mosihuzzaman M, Rokeya B, Ali L, Azad Khan AK: Insulin releasing effects of Momordica charantia fractions on isolated rat islets. J Bang Chem Soci 2004; 17: 59-64.
  54. Zaid RB, Nargis M, Neelotpol S, Hannan JMA, Islam S, Akhter R, Ali L and Azad Khan AK: Variability of acetylator phenotype in Bangladeshi population and its relation with other Asian populations. Biopharm Drug Disp 2004; 25: 237-241.
  55. Hassan MN, Rashid HU, Ali L: Effects of ACE Inhibitor on proteinuria and renal function in patients with type 2 diabetes with advanced nephropathy. Hong Kong J Nephr, 2004; 6: 
  56. Ishtiaq M, Anwar H, Shahdat H, Hannan JMA, Ali L, Michio H: Effects of hilsa ilisa fish oil on the atherogenic lipid profile and glycaemic status of streptozotocin-treated type 1 diabetic rats. Clin Exp Pharm Phys 2004; 31: 76-81
  57. Sutradhar SR, Ali L, Azad Khan AK, Siddiqui NI, Sarker CB, Rahman S, Huq MH, Debnath CR: Ketosis resistance in under thirty diabetic subjects. Mym Med J 2004; 13: 134-7. 
  58. Nahar Q, Rokeya B, Al Mohamood AK, Rahman M, Ali L: Effect of a modified _hapatti on blood glucose and lipid levels in diabetic patients. Diab End J 2004; 32: 29-31.
  59. Fatema K, Hannan JMA, Nabi AHMN, Ali L: Effect of sodium cyclamaze on serum lipids and platelet aggregation in nondiabetic rats. Diab End J 2004; 32: 47-50.
  60. Sultana, Faruque MO, Biswas KB, Saleh F, Chowdhury TA, Ali L: Thyroid hormone profile in young pregnant subjects with and without diabetes. Diab End J 2004; 32: 40-46.
  61. Khan SH, Mosihuzzaman M, Nahar N, Rashid MA, Rokeya B, Ali L, Khan AK. Three Megastigmane Glycosides from the leaves of Perospermum semisagittatum. Pharm Biol 2003; 41: 512-515
  62. Hannan JMA, Rokeya B, Faruque O, Nahar N, Mosihuzzaman M, Ali L: Effect of Soluble Dietary Fibre fraction of Trigonella foenum-graecum on glycemic, insulinemic, lipidemic and platelet aggregation status of Type 2 diabetic model rats. J Ethnopharmacol 2003; 88: 73-77.
  63. Fatema K, Ali L, Rahman MH, Parvin S, Hassan Z. Serum glucose and insulin response to mango and papaya in type 2 diabetic subjects. J Nutr Res 2003; 23: 9-14.
  64. Chakrabarti S, Biswas TK, Rokeya B, Ali L, Mosihuzzaman M, Nahar N, Azad Khan AK, Mukherjee BP. Advanced studies on the hypoglycemic effect of Caesalpinia bonducella F. in type I and II diabetes in Long Evans rats. J Ethnopharmacol 2003; 84: 41-46.
  65. SUR Tapas Kumar, Biswas Tuhin Kanti, Ali L, Mukherjee Biswapati. Anti-inflammatory and anti-platelet aggregation activity of human placental extract. Acta Pharm Sin 2003; 24: 187-192.
  66. Mahmud I, Shahjalal HM, Hannan A, Alam S, Hossain MS, Shekhar HU, Ali L, Nahar N, Rahman R: Growth inhibitory activity of Urginea indica plant extract associated with decreased polyamine levels in liver tissue of partially hepatectomized rats. Bang J Life Sci 2003; 15: 7-15.
  67. Schneider A, Suman A, Rossi L, Barmada MM, Beglinger C, Parvin S, Sattar S, Ali L, Azad Khan AK, Gyr N and Whitcomb DC: SPINK1/PSTI mutations are associated with tropical pancreatitis and type 2 diabetes mellitus in Bangladesh. Gastroenterology 2002; 123: 1026-30.
  68. Hassan Z, Mohan V, Ali L, Allotey R, Barakat K, Faruque O, Deepa R, McDermott MF, Jackson AE, Cassell P, Curtis David, Gelding SV, Shanti V, Gyr N, Whitcomb DC, Azad Khan AK, Hitman GA: SPINK1 is a susceptibility gene for fibrocalculous pancreatic diabetes in subjects from the Southern Indian subcontinent. Am J Hum Genet 2002; 71: 964-968.
  69. Chowdhury ZA, McDermott MF, Davey S, Hassan Z, Sinnott PJ, Hemmatpour SK, Sherwin S, Ali L, Aganna E, Allotey RA, North BV, Cassell PG, Azad Khan AK, Hitman GA: Genetic susceptibility of fibrocalculous pancreatic diabetes in Bangladeshi subjects: a family study. Gen Imm 2002; 3:5-8.
  70. Akter K, Noor F, Khaleque MA, Rahman N, Shammy S, Mannan T, Kamal N, Hannan JMA, Ali L: Acute effects of low-calorie icecream on glycemic status and atherogenic risk factors of type 2 diabetic patients. Diab End J 2002; 30: 14-16.
  71. Mamun MIR, Rokeya B, Chowdhury NS, Muniruzzaman M, Nahar N, Ahmed MU, Mosihuzzaman M, Ali L, Khan AK Azad, Khan SH: Anti-hyperglycemic effect of Pterospermum acerifolium Willd. And Pterospermum semisagittatum Ham. Diab Res 2001; 35: 163-170.
  72. Rossi L, Pfutzer RH, Parvin S, Sattar S, Ali L, Azad Khan AK, Gyr K, Whitcomb DC: SPINK1/PSTI mutations are associated with tropical pancreatitis in Bangladesh. Pancreas 2001; 1: 242-245.
  73. Siddiqui MNI, Mia MAR, Khan AKA, Ali L: Study of HbA1c in newly diagnosed under 30 diabetic subjects. Mym Med J 2001; 10: 89-92.
  74. Ali MS, Ali L, Hasan Z, Sattar S, Hasan M, Azad Khan AK: Exocrine and endocrine pancreatic functions in tropical calcific pancreatitis and fibrocalculus pancreatic diabetes. Mym Med J 2001; 10: 23-28.
  75. Siddiqui MNI, Azad Khan AK, Ali L: Study of Microalbuminuria in newly diagnosed under 30 diabetic subjects. Mym Med J 2001; 10: 40-44.
  76. Rahman MH, Hassan Z, Chowdhury NS, Hasan M, Azad Khan AK, Ali L: Endocrine dysfunction and pancreatic ductal damage in tropical calcific pancreatitis and early fibrocalculus pancreatic diabetes. Diab Res 2000; 35: 61-68.
  77. Nahar N, Rokeya B, Ali L, Hassan Z, Nur-e-Alam M, Chowdhury NS, Azad Khan AK, Mosihuzzaman M: Effects of three medicinal plants on blood glucose levels of nondiabetic and diabetic model rats. Diab Res 2000; 35: 41-49.
  78. Hassan Z, Mohan V, McDermott MF, Ali L, Ogunkolade WB, Aganna E, Cassell PG, Deepa R, Azad Khan AK, Hitman GA: Pancreatitis in fibrocalculous pancreatic diabetes mellitus is not associated with common mutations in the trypsinogen gene. Diab Met Res Rev 2000; 16: 454-457.
  79. Saha SK, Ali L, Hassan Z, Sattar S, Hasan M and Azad Khan AK. Etiopathogenesis of diabetes in fibrocalculus pancreatic diabetes. Diab End J 2000; 28: 8-13.
  80. Rokeya B, Nahar N, Ali L, Hassan Z, Nur-e-Alam M, Chowdhury NS, Azad Khan AK, Mosihuzzaman M: Effects of five medicinal plants on blood glucose levels in nondiabetic model rats. Diab Res 1999; 34: 219-228.
  81. Liaque AK, Abu MSA, Ali L, Goshawami A, Hassan Z, Sattar S, Banik NG, Azad Khan AK: Serum and urinary magnesium in young diabetic subjects in Bangladesh. Am J Clin Nutr 1999; 69: 70-73.
  82. Kibriya MG, Ali L, Azad Khan AK: Home monitoring of blood glucose (HMBG) in Type-2 diabetes mellitus in a developing country. Diab Res Clin Prac 1999; 46: 253-257. 
  83. Rossi L, Whitcomb DC, Ehrlich GD, Gorry MC, Parvin S, Sattar S, Ali L, Azad Khan AK, Gyr N. Lack of R117H mutation in the cationic trypsinogen gene in patients with tropical pancreatitis from Bangladesh. Panc 1998; 17: 278-280.
  84. Alam MR, Rashid HU, Rahman M, Rahman H, Azad Khan AK, Ali L, Hasan Z. Early nephropathic changes in newly diagnosed diabetic subjects of under 30 years age. Bang Ren J 1998; 17: 18-23.
  85. Islam S, Ali L, Rashid HU, Rahman M, Alam N, Hassan Z, Khan AK. Haemodynamic charges is the young diabetic subjects of Bangladesh. Bang Ren J 1998, 17: 27-30.
  86. Islam S, Ali L, Rokeya B, Hassan Z, Banik NG, Azad Khan AK: Insulin secretory capacity in malnutrition related diabetes mellitus subjects. Diab End J 1998; 26: 18-23.
  87. Azad Khan AK, Ali L, Mahtab H, Mahtab F: The ibrahim model of Diabetes care as a health care model for developing countries. J Assoc Phys India 1997; 2: 6 11.
  88. Azad Khan AK, Ali L: Tropical calcific pancreatitis in Bangladesh. J Gastro and Hepatol 1997; 12 (Suppl) S48-S52.
  89. Sayeed MA, Hussain MZ, Banu A, Ali L, Rumi MAK, Azad Khan AK: Effect of socioeconomic risk factors on difference between rural and urban in the prevalence of diabetes in Bangladesh. Diab Care 1997; 20: 551-55.
  90. Sayeed MA, Ali L, Banu A, Malek MA, Azad Khan AK: Blood pressure and coronary heart disease in NIDDM subjrcts at diagnosis: prevalence and risks in a Bangladeshi population. Diab Res & Clin Prac 1998; 39: 147-155.
  91. Kamal N, Chowdhury NS, Hassan Z, Ali L, Gomes B, Zinnat R and Azad Khan AK. Validity of HbA1c measurements in diabetic patients with a high degree of hyperglycemia. J DAB 1997; 25: 37-40.
  92. Ali L, Azad Khan AK, Hassan Z, Mosihuzzaman M, Nahar N, Nasreen T, Nur-e-Alam M, Parveen M, Rokeya B: Characterization of the hypoglycemic effects of Trigonella foenum graecum seed extracts on normal and diabetic model rats. Planta Med 1995; 61: 358-360.
  93. Mosihuzzaman M, Nahar N, Ali L, Rokeya B, Azad Khan AK, Nur-e-Alam M, Nandi RP: Hypoglycimic effects of three plants from Eastern Himalayan belt. Diab Res 1994; 6: 127-138.
  94. Ali L, Azad Khan AK, IR Mamun, M Mosihuzzaman, N Nahar, M Nur e Alam, B Rokeya: Hypoglycemic effect of fruit pulp, seed and whole plant of Momordica charantia in nondiabetic and diabetic rats. Planta Med 1993; 59: 408 – 12.
  95. Ali L & Hellman B: Glucose stimulation of ouabain resistant efflux of Na+ from rat pancreatic islets. J Phys (Lond). 1991; 435: 295 302.
  96. Ali L, Wesslen N & Hellman B: The effects of glibenclamide and its non sulfonylurea analogue HB699 on the sodium content of rat pancreatic islets. Exp Clin End 1989; 93: 299 306.
  97. Ali L, Wesslen N & Hellman B: Effects of depolarizing agents on the sodium content of rat pancreatic islets. Biochem Bioph Acta 1989; 1010: 283 286.
  98. Ali L, Grapengiesser E, Gylfe E, Hellman B, Lund PE: Free and bound sodium in pancreatic β cells exposed to glucose and tolbutamide. Biochem Bioph Res Com 1989; 164: 212 218.
  99. Ali L, Wesslen N, Hellman B: Opposing effects of glucose and tolbutamide on the sodium content of rat pancreatic islets. Acta Endo (Copenh) 1988; 118: 227 331.
  100. Ali L, Wesslen N, Hellman B: Sulphonamide modulation of sodium content in rat pancreatic islets. Eur J Pharm 1988; 158: 257 262.