School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia

  • Qualification

    PhD, MPhil, Pharm-D 

  • Senior Lecturer

    Discipline of Pharmacology

  • Room

    J04 Room 115

  • Contact

    +604-6533888 Ext. 5034

  • Email

Author ID

Ali Attiq, Dr

  • Research Interest

    • Immunopharmacology
    • Innate immunity and Inflammation
    • Tumour-promoting and -associated inflammation
    • Drug discovery from natural products for inflammation-induced diseases
    • Cross-talk interactions of signalling pathways modulating inflammation, autoimmune disorders and tumorigenesis
    1. Molecular Immunology
    2. Inflammopharmacology
    3. In-vitro models of inflammation and tumour-promoting inflammation
    4. Discovery and analysis of natural products with potential pharmacological activities
    1. Afzal, S., Sattar, M.A., Eseyin, O.A., Attiq, A., Johns, E.J., 2022. Crosstalk relationship between adiponectin receptors, PPAR-γ and α-adrenoceptors in renal vasculature of diabetic WKYs. European Journal of Pharmacology 917, 174703.
    2. Attiq, A., Jalil, J., Husain, K., Mohamad, H.F., Ahmad, A., 2021. Luteolin and apigenin-derived glycosides from Alphonsea elliptica abrogate LPS-induced inflammatory responses in human plasma. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 275, 114120.
    3. Attiq, A., Jalil, J., Husain, K., Jamal, J.A., Ismail, E.N., 2021. A new prenylated benzoquinone from Cyathocalyx pruniferus abrogates LPS-induced inflammatory responses associated with PGE2, COX-2 and cytokines biosynthesis in human plasma. Inflammopharmacology 29(3), 841-854.
    4. Attiq, A., Yao, L.J., Afzal, S., Khan, M.A., 2021. The triumvirate of NF-κB, inflammation and cytokine storm in COVID-19. International Immunopharmacology 101, 108255.
    5. Afzal, S., Sattar, M.A., Johns, E.J., Eseyin, O.A., Attiq, A., 2021. Antioxidant Potential of Adiponectin and Full PPAR-γ Agonist in Correcting Streptozotocin-Induced Vascular Abnormality in Spontaneously Hypertensive Rats. PPAR Research 2021, 6661181.
    6. Puah, B.-P., Jalil, J., Attiq, A., Kamisah, Y., 2021. New Insights into Molecular Mechanism behind Anti-Cancer Activities of Lycopene. Molecules 26(13), 3888
    7. Jalil, J., Attiq, A., Hui, C.C., Yao, L.J., Zakaria, N.A., 2020. Modulation of inflammatory pathways, medicinal uses and toxicities of Uvaria species: potential role in the prevention and treatment of inflammation. Inflammopharmacology 28(5), 1195-1218.
    8. Yao, L.J., Jalil, J., Attiq, A., Hui, C.C., Zakaria, N.A., 2019. The medicinal uses, toxicities and anti-inflammatory activity of Polyalthia species (Annonaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology 229, 303-325.
    9. Attiq, A., Jalil, J., Husain, K., Ahmad, W., 2018. Raging the War Against Inflammation With Natural Products. Frontiers in Pharmacology 9.
    10. Attiq, A., Jalil, J., Husain, K., 2017. Annonaceae: Breaking the Wall of Inflammation. Frontiers in Pharmacology 8.
    11. Ullah, A., Ashraf, M., Javeed, A., Anjum, A.A., Attiq, A., Ali, S., 2016. Enhancement of anti-proliferative activities of Metformin, when combined with Celecoxib, without increasing DNA damage. Environmental Toxicology and Pharmacology 45, 227-234.
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School of Pharmaceutical Sciences
11800 Universiti Sains Malaysia, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia.

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