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Dr Muhamad Rusdi Ahmad Rusmili

Asst. Prof. / Head of Department

Basic Medical Sciences

Kulliyyah of Pharmacy

Snake venom, Neuromuscular pharmacology, Snake venom neurotoxin, Venom proteomic

Muhamad Rusdi Ahmad Rusmili (Ph.D) is currently an Assistant Professor and the Head of Department at the Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Kulliyyah of Pharmacy, International Islamic University Malaysia. He obtained his B.Pharm (Hons) from IIUM and Ph.D from Monash University. His main research interests are venom proteomic, snake venom neurotoxin and neuromuscular pharmacology. He is an Exco member for Malaysian Society on Toxinology (MST) and Malaysia Nature Society (MNS) Pahang Branch.

B.Pharm (Hons)(IIUM), Ph.D (Pharmacology)(Monash)

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  1. Othman, Iekhsan and Zainal Abidin, Syafiq Asnawi and Abdullah, Nur Atiqah and Shaikh, Mohd Farooq and Ismail, Ahmad Khaldun and Ahmad Rusmili, Muhamad Rusdi and Naidu, Rakesh (2018) Marine animals and snakes: their venoms and poisons for therapeutics. In: ASEAN Marine Animals & Snake Envenoming (Poisoning) Management - AMSEM 2018, 23rd-26th October 2018, Yogjakarta, Indonesia. (Unpublished)
  2. Othman, Iekhsan and Zainal Abidin, Syafiq Asnawi and Yusof, Fathin Athirah and Ismail, Ahmad Khaldun and Ahmad Rusmili, Muhamad Rusdi and Naidu, Rakesh (2018) Applications of mass spectrometry in identification of potential anticancer proteins from snake venoms. In: ASEAN Marine Animals & Snake Envenoming (Poisoning) Management - AMSEM 2018, 23rd-26th October 2018, Yogjakarta, Indonesia. (Unpublished)
  3. Othman, Iekhsan and Zainal Abidin, Syafiq Asnawi and Abdullah, Nur Atiqah and Shaikh, Mohd Farooq and Ahmad Ismail, Khaldun and Ahmad Rusmili, Muhamad Rusdi and Naidu, Rakesh (2018) Marine animals and snakes: their venoms and poisons for therapeutics? In: ASEAN Marine Animals & Snake Envenoming (Poisoning) Management - AMSEM 2018, 23rd-26th October 2018, Yogjakarta, Indonesia. (Unpublished)
  4. Weinstein, Scott and Othman, Iekhsan and Abdul Razak, Muhamad Na'im and Ahmad Rusmili, Muhamad Rusdi (2017) Talk with expert: Jellyfish toxins. Malaysian Society on Toxinology Newsletter, 1. pp. 13-15.
  5. Ahmad Rusmili, Muhamad Rusdi and Othman, Iekhsan and Che Mohamad, Che Anuar (2017) The use of venom and venom-derived products in medicine and cosmetics: the ethical issues from Islamic perspective. International Medical Journal Malaysia, 17 (Special Issue 1). pp. 1-6.
  6. Zainal Abidin, Syafiq Asnawi and Rajadurai, Pathmanathan and Chowdhury, Md. Ezharul Hoque and Ahmad Rusmili, Muhamad Rusdi and Othman, Iekhsan and Naidu, Rakesh (2018) Cytotoxic, antiproliferative and apoptosis-inducing activity of L-amino acid oxidase from Malaysian Calloselasma rhodostoma on human colon cancer cells. Basic & Clinical Pharmacology & Toxicology, 123 (5). pp. 577-588.
  7. Charoenpitakchai, Mongkon and Wiwatwarayos, Kulachet and Jaisupa, Nattapon and Ahmad Rusmili, Muhamad Rusdi and Mangmool, Supachoke and Hodgson, Wayne C. and Ruangpratheep, Chetana and Chanhome, Lawan and Chaisakul, Janeyuth (2018) Non-neurotoxic activity of Malayan krait (Bungarus candidus) venom from Thailand. Journal of Venomous Animals and Toxins Including Tropical Diseases, 24 (1). pp. 1-9. ISSN 1678-9199
  8. Chaisakul, Janeyuth and Ahmad Rusmili, Muhamad Rusdi and Hodgson, Wayne C. and Hatthachote, Panadda and Suwan, Kijja and Inchan, Anjaree and Chanhome, Lawan and Othman, Iekhsan and Chootip, Krongkarn (2017) A pharmacological examination of the cardiovascular effects of Malayan Krait (Bungarus candidus) venoms. Toxins, 9 (4). pp. 1-11. ISSN 2072-6651
  9. Chaisakul, Janeyuth and Chanhome, Lawan and Ahmad Rusmili, Muhamad Rusdi (2017) In vitro and in vivo studies of cardiovascular disturbance following envenomation by Malayan Krait (Bungarus Candidus). In: Asean Marine Animals & Snake Envenomation (Poisoning) Management: 4th International Symposium, 27th November – 1st December 2016, Penang. (Unpublished)
  10. Othman, Iekhsan and Ahmad Rusmili, Muhamad Rusdi (2016) Venomics and pharmacological activities of Malaysian kraits : bungarus candidus and bungarus fasciatus. In: ASEAN Marine Animals & Snake Envenoming (Poisoning) Management : the 4th International Symposium, 28 November - 1 December 2016, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Pualau Pinang..
  11. Zainal Abidin, Syafiq Asnawi and Rajadurai, Pathmanathan and Chowdhury, Md Ezharul Hoque and Ahmad Rusmili, Muhamad Rusdi and Othman, Iekhsan and Naidu, Rakesh (2016) Proteomic characterization and comparison of Malaysian Tropidolaemus wagleri and Cryptelytrops purpureomaculatus venom using shotgun-proteomics. Toxins, 8 (10). 299-1-299-14. ISSN 2072-6651
  12. Barber, Carmel M. and Ahmad Rusmili, Muhamad Rusdi and Hodgson, Wayne C. (2016) Isolation and pharmacological characterization of α-Elapitoxin-Ot1a, a short-chain postsynaptic neurotoxin from the venom of the Western Desert Taipan, Oxyuranus temporalis. Toxins , 8 (3). pp. 1-12. ISSN 2072-6651
  13. Oukkache, Naoual and Ahmad Rusmili, Muhamad Rusdi and Othman, Iekhsan and Ghalim, Noreddine and Chgoury, Fatima and Boussadda, Lofti and Elmdaghri, Naima and Sabatier, Jean-Marc (2015) Comparison of the neurotoxic and myotoxic effects of two Moroccan scorpion venoms and their neutralization by experimental polyclonal antivenom. Life Science Journal, 124. pp. 1-7. ISSN 1097-8135
  14. Ahmad Rusmili, Muhamad Rusdi and Ting, Tee Yee and Mustafa, Mohd Rais and Hodgson, Wayne C. and Othman, Iekhsan (2014) Proteomic characterization and comparison of Malaysian Bungarus candidus and Bungarus fasciatus venoms. Journal of Proteomics, 110. pp. 129-144. ISSN 1874-3919
  15. Ahmad Rusmili, Muhamad Rusdi and Ting, Tee Yee and Mustafa, Mohd Rais and Hodgson, Wayne C. and Othman, Iekhsan (2014) Isolation and characterization of a presynaptic neurotoxin, P-elapitoxin-Bf1a from Malaysian bungarus fasciatus venom. Biochemical Pharmacology, 91 (3). pp. 409-416. ISSN 0006-2952
  16. Ahmad Rusmili, Muhamad Rusdi and Mustafa, Mohd Rais and Hodgson, Wayne C. and Ting, Yee Tee and Othman , Iekhsan (2012) Isolation and proteomics characterization of a novel muscarinic toxin from Bungarus candidus (Malayan Krait) crude venom. In: 1st Malaysian Proteomics Conference, 26-27 September 2012, Penang, Malaysia.
  17. Othman, Iekhsan and Ahmad Rusmili, Muhamad Rusdi and Chowdhury, Mohd Ezharul and Ting, Tee Yee and Hodgson, Wayne C. (2013) Venomics proteomics. In: 10th Australian Peptide Conference, 8-13 September 2013, Penang, Malaysia. (Unpublished)
  18. Ahmad Rusmili, Muhamad Rusdi and Mustafa, Mohd Rais and Othman, Iekhsan and Hodgson, Wayne C. (2012) In vitro vascular activity of crude bungarus candidus and bungarus fasciatus crude venoms. Toxicon, 60 (2). p. 169. ISSN 0041-0101
  19. Malih, Ibitissam and Ahmad Rusmili, Muhamad Rusdi and Ting, Yee Tee and Saile, Rachid and Ghalim, Noreddine and Othman, Iekhsan (2012) Proteomic analysis and pharmacological activities of the venom of the Moroccan cobra Naja haje legionis. Toxicon, 60 (2). p. 211. ISSN 0041-0101
  20. Ahmad Rusmili, Muhamad Rusdi and Mustafa, Mohd Rais and Othman, Iekhsan and Hodgson, Wayne C. (2013) Isolation and pharmacological characterization of a short neurotoxin, α-elapitoxin-Bf1b (α-EPTX-Bf1b) from Malaysian Bungarus fasciatus. In: XI Congress of the Pan American Section of the International Society on Toxinology and the XII Congress of the Brazilian Society of Toxinology., 8-13 November 2013, Guaruja, Sao Paolo, Brazil. (Unpublished)

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2In vitro vascular activity of crude bungarus candidus and bungarus fasciatus crude venoms787
3Isolation and characterization of α-elapitoxin-Bf1b, a postsynaptic neurotoxin from Malaysian Bungarus fasciatus venom783
4Proteomic analysis and pharmacological activities of the venom of the Moroccan cobra Naja haje legionis777
5Proteomic characterization and comparison of Malaysian Tropidolaemus wagleri and Cryptelytrops purpureomaculatus venom using shotgun-proteomics771
6Proteomic characterization and comparison of Malaysian Bungarus candidus and Bungarus fasciatus venoms771
7Venom proteome of Malaysian Bungarus candidus and Bungarus fasciatus 762
8In-vitro neurotoxicity of two Malaysian krait species (Bungarus candidus and Bungarus fasciatus) venoms: neutralization by monovalent and polyvalent antivenoms from Thailand745
9Venomics proteomics742
10Isolation and proteomics characterization of a novel muscarinic toxin from Bungarus candidus (Malayan Krait) crude venom 702
11Proteomic analysis of moroccan cobra naja haje legionis venom using tandem mass spectrometry684
12Isolation and pharmacological characterization of a short neurotoxin, α-elapitoxin-Bf1b (α-EPTX-Bf1b) from Malaysian Bungarus fasciatus638
13Comparison of the neurotoxic and myotoxic effects of two Moroccan scorpion venoms and their neutralization by experimental polyclonal antivenom620
14Isolation and pharmacological characterization of α-Elapitoxin-Ot1a, a short-chain postsynaptic neurotoxin from the venom of the Western Desert Taipan, Oxyuranus temporalis525
15Venomics and pharmacological activities of Malaysian kraits : bungarus candidus and bungarus fasciatus415
16A pharmacological examination of the cardiovascular effects of Malayan Krait (Bungarus candidus) venoms412
17In vitro and in vivo studies of cardiovascular disturbance following envenomation by Malayan Krait (Bungarus Candidus)355
18Non-neurotoxic activity of Malayan krait (Bungarus candidus) venom from Thailand128
19The use of venom and venom-derived products in medicine and cosmetics: the ethical issues from Islamic perspective84
20Applications of mass spectrometry in identification of potential anticancer proteins from snake venoms74
21Cytotoxic, antiproliferative and apoptosis-inducing activity of L-amino acid oxidase from Malaysian Calloselasma rhodostoma on human colon cancer cells73
22Marine animals and snakes: their venoms and poisons for therapeutics?70
23Marine animals and snakes: their venoms and poisons for therapeutics62
24Talk with expert: Jellyfish toxins37