Dr. Moinuddin





    Nucleic Acid Immunology, Autoimmunity, Free radical biology in relation to diseases


    Sunny Lodge Complex, 7-Anoopshahr Road, Aligarh-202002 (UP)





Dr. Moinuddin received his M.Phil and Ph.D. degrees in Biochemistry in 1992 and 1995 respectively from the Faculty of Medicine of the Aligarh Muslim University. He was appointed as Demonstrator/SR in 1994 and as Lecturer/ Assistant Professor in February, 1997; Reader in February, 2006; Associate Professor in February 2009 and Professor in February, 2012. He possesses a total teaching and research experience of over 30 years. His research interest has been Nucleic Acid Immunology, Autoimmunity and Free radical biology. He has supervised 15 Ph.D. & 08 M.D. students, besides 01 M.Phil guidance. Dr. Moinuddin has published over 110 papers in reputed international journals like Seminars in cancer, FEBS Letters, IJBM, ABB, BBRC, Rheumatology, PLoS One, IUBMB Life etc. Besides, he has also published quite a few papers in national journals. He has operated four major research projects and also served as a member of DST-FIST implementation group. He has been invited to present his work at various national and international conferences and has also chaired the scientific sessions at these meets. He is on the reviewing panel of various journals. Dr. Moinuddin has served as subject expert on selection panels and has been examiner at almost all reputed medical institutions of the country. Dr. Moinuddin is a recipient of Commonwealth Academic Fellowship to work in UK.He is a Life member of Society for Free Radical Research (SFRR) and Indian Academy of Biomedical Sciences (IABS).

  1. Publication


    1. Malik HI, Mir AR, Abidi M, Habib S, Khan FH, Moinuddin. (2020) Preferential recognition of epitopes on peroxynitrite-modified alpha-2-macroglobulin by circulating autoantibodies in rheumatoid arthritis patients. J Biomol Struct Dyn.;38(7):1984-1994. doi: 10.1080/07391102.2019.1623073. Impact Factor: 3.310
    2. Ahmad S, Shahab U, Moinuddin. (Editorial) Semin Cancer Biol. 2018 Apr;49:iii-iv. doi: 10.1016/j.semcancer.2018.03.002. Impact Factor: 9.658
    3. Abidi M, Khan MS, Ahmad S, Kausar T, Nayeem SM, Islam S, Ali A, Alam K, Moinuddin. (2018) Biophysical and biochemical studies on glycoxidatively modified human low density lipoprotein. Arch Biochem Biophys. pii: S0003-9861(17)30670-7. doi: 10.1016/ [Epub ahead of print] [Impact factor: 3.559]
    4. Ahmad S, Akhter F, Shahab U, Rafi Z, Khan MS, Nabi R, Khan MS, Ahmad K, Ashraf JM, Moinuddin. (2017) Do all roads lead to the Rome? The glycation perspective! Semin Cancer Biol. pii: S1044-579X(17)30089-5. doi: 10.1016/j.semcancer.2017.10.012. [Epub ahead of print] Review. [Impact factor: 9.141]
    5. Sidra Islam, Abdul Rouf Mir, Alok Raghav, Farzana Khan, Khursheed Alam, Asif Ali Moinuddin (2017). Neo-epitopes generated on hydroxyl radical modified glycated IgG have role in immunopathology of diabetes type 2 patients. PLoS One 3;12(1):e0169099. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0169099. [Impact factor:3.234]
    6. Mir AR, Moinuddin, Habib S, Khan F,  Alam K, Ali A (2015) Structural changes in histone H2A by methylglyoxal generate highly immunogenic amorphous aggregates with implications in auto-immune response in cancer. Glycobiology 26,129-41. [Impact factor:3.147]
    7. Mir AR, Moinuddin, Khan F, Alam K, Ali A. (2015) Dicarbonyl Induced Structural Perturbations Make Histone H1 Highly Immunogenic and Generate an Auto-Immune Response in Cancer. PLoS One 10(8):e0136197. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0136197. [Impact factor:3.234]

    8. Khatoon F, Moinuddin, Alam K, Ali A. (2012). Physicochemical and immunological studies on 4-hydroxynonenal modified HSA: Implications of protein damage by lipid peroxidation products in the etiopathogenesis of SLE. Human Immunology 73, 1132-1139  [Impact factor: 3.06]
    9. Saheem Ahmad, Moinuddin, Kiran Dixit, Uzma Shahab, Khursheed Alam, Asif Ali (2011). Genotoxicity and immunogenicity of DNA-advanced glycation end products formed by methylglyoxal and lysine in presence of Cu2+. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communication 407, 568-574 [Impact factor: 3.6]
    10. Wahid Ali Khan, Moinuddin, Mohd. Wajid Ali Khan and Harvinder S. Chabbra (2009). Catecholestrogens: possible role in systemic lupus erythematosus. Rheumatology 48, 1345-1351. [Impact factor: 4.13]
    11. W.A.Khan, K. Alam and Moinuddin (2007) Catechol-estrogen modified DNA: a better antigen for cancer autoantibody. Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics 465, 293-300. [Impact factor: 3.04]
    12. Hasan, R., Moinuddin, Alam, K. and Ali, R. (1995) Polyamine induced Z-conformation of native calf thymus DNA. FEBS Letters 368, 27-30. [Impact factor: 3.26]
    13. Moinuddin and Ali, A. (1994) SLE anti-DNA autoantibodies binding estradiol–albumin-DNA conjugate. LUPUS 3, 43-46. [Impact factor: 2.36]