Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Drug Development

Muzafar Ahmad Rather

Muzafar Ahmad Rather
Clinical Microbiology and PK/PD Division, CSIR-Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine (IIIM)
Sanat Nagar, Srinagar, J&K, India


Dr. Muzafar Ahmad Rather did M.Sc. in biochemistry from Jamia Hamdard (Hamdard University), New Delhi, India in 2009. He obtained his M.Phil in the field of nano-medicine from the department of Biochemistry, University of Kashmir, Srinagar, India in 2015. He then earned his Ph.D. in the area of anti-tuberculosis drug discovery, design and development from CSIR-Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine (IIIM), Srinagar, India in 2018. The primary focus of his research is on the discovery of anti-TB drugs from the sources which include but are not limited to natural, semi-synthetic and synthetic sources. Dr. Rather has several years of cutting edge research in the field of microbiology and has published more than 22 papers in several international journals of high repute. Dr. Rather has participated in several national and international scientific conferences. Dr Rather has been included in the editorial board of several journals of high standard.