Faculty & Staff
Dr. Ghazala Kaukab
Associate Professor / Chairperson (HEC Approved Supervisor)
Ph.D
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Address : Department of Biochemistry, PMAS Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi Shamsabad, Murree
Work Experience : 16 Year(s)
Research Interest :
  • Population genetics
  • Protein chemistry
  • Total Publications : 31
    Publications (Latest Ten)
    1. Nusrat Saba, Osman Yusuf, Sadia Rehman, Saeeda Munir, Naghman Bashir, Atika Mansoor, Ghazala Kaukab Raja. (2015) Association of Tumor necrosis factor alpha 308 G/A polymorphism with asthma in Pakistani population. Iranian Journal of Allergy Asthma and Immunology. 14(3):287-291

    2. Philip E Stuart, Trilokraj Tejasvi, Pakeeza A Shaiq, Preya Kullavanijaya, Raheel Qamar, Ghazala K Raja, Yanming Li, John J Voorhees, Goncalo R Abecasis, James T Elder and Rajan P Nair (2015) A Single SNP Surrogate for Genotyping HLA-C*06:02 in Diverse Populations. Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 135(4):1177-80

    3. Nasib Zaman, Muhammad Javaid Asad, Abida Raza, Ghazala Kaukab Raja, Shamim Akhter, Majid Mahmood and Raja Tahir Mahmood. (2015) Detection of HCV RNA and NS5A Protein in Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells After Sustained Virological Response May Cause Viral Relapse. Pakistan Journal of Zoology. 47(4): 981-987

    4. Abdul Rehman, Muhammad Gulfraz, Ghazala Kaukab Raja, Muhammad Inam Ul Haq, Zahid Anwar. (2015) A Comprehensive Approach to Utilize an Agricultural Pea peel (Pisum sativum) Waste as a Potential Source for Bio-ethanol Production. Romanian Biotechnological Letters. 20(3): 2015

    5. Shehla Anjum, Aysha Azhar, Muhammad Tariq, Shahid Mahmood Baig, Hanno J Bolz, Syed Muhammad Saqlan Naqvi, Ghazala Kaukab Raja. (2014) GJB2 Gene Mutations Causing Hearing Loss in Cansanguineous Pakistani Families. Pakistan Journal of Life & Social Sciences. 12(3):126‐131

    6. Muhammad Javid Asad, Nasib Zaman, Ghazala Kaukab Raja, Abida Rao, Raja Muhammad Tahir. (2014) Presence of HCV RNA in peripheral blood mononuclear cells may predict the patients' response to interferon and Ribavirin therapy. Annals of Saudi Medicine. 34(5): 401-406

    7. Ghazala Kaukab Raja, Mubeen Khan, Nusrat Saba, Raja Muhammad Saqlain, Nafees Ahmed, Atika Mansoor. (2014) Association of Adam33 Gene SNPS with Asthma in a Local Pakistani Population. Am J Pharm Health Res. 2(9): 2321-3647(online)

    8. Ghazala K. Raja, Mark A. Sarzynski, Peter T. Katzmarzyk, William D. Johnson, Yourka Tchoukalova, Steven R. Smith, Claude Bouchard. (2014) Commonality versus specificity among adiposity traits in normal-weight adults. International Journal of Obesity (London). 38(5):719-23. doi: 10.1038/ijo.2013.153. Epub 2013 Aug 16

    9. Iffat Tahira, Muhammad Saqlain, Abid Mahmood, Nafeesa Qudsia Hanif, Ghazala Kaukab Raja. (2014) Study of β-Lactoglobulin Milk Protein Variants in Buffalo. Pakistan Journal of Zoology. 46(2): 549-552

    10. P.A. Shaiq, P.E. Stuart, A. Latif, C. Schmotzer, A.H. Kazmi, M.S. Khan, M. Azam, T. Tejasvi, J.J. Voorhees, G.K. Raja, J.T. Elder, R. Qamar, R.P. Nair. (2013) Genetic Associations of Psoriasis in a Pakistani Population. British Journal of Dermatology. 169(2):406-11. doi: 10.1111/bjd.12313.