Faculty & Staff
Dr. Muhammad Sheeraz Ahmad
Associate Professor (HEC Approved Supervisor)
Phone : +92-51-9062748  
Mobile : +923335706221  
Fax :
Email : dr.sheeraz@uaar.edu.pk
Address : University Institute of Biochemistry and Biotechnology (UIBB) , PMAS Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi Shamsabad, Murree Road Rawalpindi
Work Experience : 10 Year(s)
Research Interest :
  • Plant Biochemistry and Biotechnology
  • Nanobiotechnology
  • Total Publications : 46
    Publications (Latest Ten)
    1. Shahzadi Tabassam, Muhammad Asad Anwar, Muhammas Gulfraz, Muhammad Arshad, Uteuliyev Yerzhan Sabitaliyevich, Sadykov Bolat Nurmurzayevich, M. Sheeraz Ahmad: Bioactivity evaluation and HPLC UV-VIS based quantification of antioxidant secondary metabolites from extract and fractions of Bistorta amplexicaulis rhizome, Cell Mol Biol, 65(01), 2019, 19-26

    2. Salma Batool, Shahid Ullah, Shahzadi Tabassum, Aishah Bilal, Amir Faisal, Rahman Shah Zaib Saleem, M. Sheeraz Ahmad. Effect of Extraction Methodologies on Antioxidant Potential and Synergistic Anticancer Behavior of Leaf Extract of Polygonum amplexicaule Against HCT-116 Cells. Iran J Sci Technol Trans Sci, 2018. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40995-018-0532-x

    3. Ijaz Gul, M. Sheeraz Ahmad, S. M. Saqlan Naqvi, Ansar Hussain, Rahmat Wali, Ammad Ahmad Farooqi, Ibrar Ahmed. Polyphenol oxidase (PPO) based biosensors for detection of phenolic compounds: A Review, Journal of Applied Biology & Biotechnology Vol. 5 (03), pp. 072-085, May-June, 2017.

    4. Ammad Ahmad Farooqi, Syed Kamran-ul-Hassan Naqvi, Aliye Aras Perk, Onur Yanar, Sobia Tabassum, Muhammad Sheeraz Ahmad, Qaisar Mansoor, Muhammad Ismail: Natural Agents mediated targeting of Histone Deacetylases (HDACs), Archivum Immunologiae et Therapiae Experimentalis, 2017, Feb;66(1):31-44. doi: 10.1007/s00005-017-0488-0.

    5. R. Attar, S. Tabassum, S. Fayyaz, M. S. Ahmad, D. R. Nogueira, I. Yaylim, O. Timirci- Kahraman, O. Kucukhuseyin, C. Cacina, A. A. Farooqi, and M. Ismail: Natural Products are the Future of Anticancer Therapy: Preclinical and Clinical advancements of Viscum album Phytometabolites. Cell. Mol. Biol. 2015; 61 (6).

    6. Kanwal Batool, M. Sheeraz Ahmad, Ch. Abdul Rauf, S.M. Saqlan Naqvi. Amplification and sequencing of internal transcribed regions 1,2, and 5.8 S RNA from local isolates of Fusarium species. Pakistan Journal of Botany, 2013, 45 (SI), 301-307.

    7. Mukhtiar Hussain, Muhammad Sheeraz Ahmad, Adnan Siddique, Muhammad Hanif, Saqib Ali, Bushra Mirza: Dimethyltin(IV) Derivatives of Biologically Potent Substituted Phenylacrylic Acids; Synthesis, Chemical Characterization and Inhibitory Effects on Agrobacterium tumefaciens. Chem. Bio. & Drug Design, 2009, 74, 183-189.

    8. Muhammad Sheeraz Ahmad, Mukhtiar Hussain, Muhammad Hanif, Saqib Ali, Mazhar Qayyum and Bushra Mirza: Di- and Tri-organotin(IV) Esters of 3,4- Methylenedioxyphenylpropenoic Acid: Synthesis, Spectroscopic Characterization and Biological Screening for Antimicrobial, Cytotoxic and Antitumor Activities. Chem. Bio. & Drug Design, 2008, 71: 568-576.

    9. Muhammad Sheeraz Ahmad, Bushra Mirza, Mukhtiar Hussain, Muhammad Hanif, Saqib Ali, Michael J Walsh and Francis L Martin: ATR FTIR Spectroscopy Detects Alterations Induced by Organotin(IV) Carboxylates in MCF-7 Cells at Sub-Cytotoxic/-Genotoxic Concentrations. PMC Biophysics 2008, 1:3.

    10. Muhammad Sheeraz Ahmad, Mukhtiar Hussain, Muhammad Hanif, Saqib Ali and Bushra Mirza: Synthesis, Chemical Characterization and Biological Screening for Cytotoxicity and Antitumor Activity of Organotin (IV) Derivatives of 3,4-Methylenedioxy 6-nitrophenylpropenoic Acid. Molecules 2007, 12: 2348-2363.

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