Mr. Md Abdus Shukur Imran is a Research Fellow under Erasmus Mundus Scholarship at the Department of Biotechnology and Aquaculture, IIM-CSIC, Spain. His current research theme is creating a reference dataset of bioactive peptides from cephalopods ink through shotgun proteomics approach. Mr. Imran is conducting his masters in Marine Environment and Resources (MER+) in Europe and he graduated from the Faculty of Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering, Sylhet Agricultural University, Bangladesh. He is fascinated by Analytical Chemistry, Proteomics, Functional Genomics, Cellular Immunology or Drug Design. His future research interest is extracting bioactive compounds from marine organisms and analyzing their functional, biological, and immunological properties for the development of drug, functional foods or nutraceuticals.