Dr. Sadia Sultan is an Associate Prof in the Department of Pharmacology and Chemistry at the Faculty of Pharmacy, Universiti Technology MARA (UiTM) Malaysia. She has over 70 research publications in top international journals including high impact factor journals like European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, European Journal of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Journal of Steroids, Tetrahedron Letters, Biorganic and Medicinal Chemistry, Journal of Molecules with a cumulative impact factor of over 100 and 650 citations, with h index 15.
Her area of expertise includes:
- Biotransformation of exogenous substrates using microorganisms and plant tissue culture technique.
- Exploring bioactive secondary metabolites from Plant, Soil, and Marine Endophytic fungi (Using Dereplication and OSMAC Approach).
- Biological screening using antimicrobial assays.
- Utilization of modern NMR spectroscopic approaches as a powerful analytical tool in predicting vivo mechanism of action of antifungal agents and ligand screening and characterization of protein binding through saturation transfer difference (STD) NMR.