Faculty & Staff
Dr. Ghazala Kaukab
Professor / Director (HEC Approved Supervisor)
Ph.D
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Email : ghazala@uaar.edu.pk
Address : Department of Biochemistry, PMAS Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi Shamsabad, Murree
Work Experience : 18 Year(s)
Research Interest :
  • Population genetics
  • Protein chemistry
  • Total Publications : 54
    Publications (Latest Ten)
    1. Madiha Khalid, Terri Driessen, Jong Seo Lee, Leon Tejwani, Asad Rasool, Muhammad Saqlain, Pakeeza Arzoo, Muhammad Hanif, Andrew Dewan, Ghazala Kaukab Raja, Janghoo Lim (2018). Association of CACNA1C with bipolar disorder among the Pakistani population. Gene. 664: 119-126

    2. Nusrat Saba, Osman Yusuf, Sadia Rehman, Saeeda Munir, Amna Noor, Muhammad Saqlain, Atika Mansoor, Ghazala Kaukab Raja (2018). Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms In Asthma Candidate Genes TBXA2R, ADAM33 FCER1B and ORMDL3 In Pakistani Asthmatics A Case Control Study. Asthma Research and Practice. 4:4 doi.org/10.1186/s40733-018-0039-4

    3. Marie Pigeyre, Muhammad Saqlain, Michelle Turcotte, Ghazala K. Raja, David Meyre (2018). Obesity genetics: Insights from the Pakistani population. Obesity Reviews. 19(3):364-380

    4. Zehra Agha, , Pakeeza Arzoo Shaiq, Shakeel Ahmed, Liaquat Ali, Maleeha Azam, Syeda Hafiza Benish Ali, Ghazala Kaukab, Raheel Qamar (2018). A study of ACE, eNOS and MTHFR association with psoriasis in Pakistani population. Meta Gene. 15: 65-69

    5. Muhammad Saqlain, Humaira Kalsoom, Muhammad Fiaz, Abid Mahmood, Rizwan Aziz Qazi ,Waseem Safdar Pakeeza Arzoo Shaiq, Bernard M. Y Cheung3, Ghazala Kaukab Raja (2018). Association of Intestinal Fatty Acid Binding Protein (FABP2) Polymorphism with Metabolic Syndrome Risk. Pakistan Journal of Zoology. 50(1): 175-181

    6. Nusrat Saba, Ghazala K Raja, Osman Yusuf, Sadia Rehman, Saeeda Munir, Atika Mansoor (2017). Impacts of Different Cytokine and Chemokine Polymorphisms In Pakistani Asthmatics: A Case Control Study. COPD Research and Practice. 3:8

    7. Rizwana Abdul Ghani, Raja Muhammad Saqlain, Muhammad Mobeen Zafar, Shagufta Jabeen, Syed Muhammad Saqlan Naqvi, Ghazala Kaukab Raja (2017) Study of Risk Phenotypes Predisposing to Fatty Liver Disease in a Pakistani Cohort. Pakistan Journal of Medical Sciences. 33(1):121-126

    8. Shagufta Jabeen, Muhammad Saqlain Raja, Sadia Saeed, Muhammad Mobeen Zafar, Rizwana Abdul Ghani, Abid Mahmood, Muhammad Fiaz, Pakeeza Arzoo Shiaq, Shahid Mahmood Baig, S. M. Saqlan Naqvi, Ghazala Kaukab Raja (2017) Factors Influencing Vulnerability towards Heroin Addiction in a Pakistani Cohort. Pakistan Journal of Zoology. 49(1): 95-99

    9. Nusrat Saba, Osman Yusuf, Sadia Rehman, Saeeda Munir, Muhammad Sheeraz Ahmad, Atika Mansoor, Ghazala Kaukab Raja (2016) An Angiotensin I Converting Enzyme insertion/deletion polymorphism is associated with Pakistani asthmatic cases and controls. Journal of Biosciences. 41(3): 439-444

    10. Rizwana Abdul Ghani, N A Khattak, Muhammad Saqlain, Muhammad Javaid Asad, S.M.Saqlan Naqvi, Azra Khanum, Ghazala Kaukab Raja (2016) Comparison of the Common Immunogenic Protein Components of Pasteurella multocida Serotypes B:2 and B:3,4. Kafkas Universitesi Veteriner Fakultesi Dergisi Kafkas Univ Vet Fak Derg. 22(4): 485-491