Faculty & Staff
Dr. Pakeeza Arzoo Shaiq
Assistant Professor (HEC Approved Supervisor)
Ph.D (PMAS-AAUR)
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Address : University Institute of Biochemistry and Biotechnology (UIBB) , PMAS Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi Shamsabad, Murree Road Rawalpindi
Work Experience : 11 Year(s)
Research Interest :
  • Human molecular genetics
  • Total Publications : 17
    Publications (Latest Ten)
    1. Shaheen Shahzad, Roshana Mukhtar, Sajid Rashid, Maryam Rozi, Madiha Rasheed, Imran Afzal, Pakeeza Arzoo Shaiq. (2021) L237P Substitution in the UROS Gene Causes X-linked Recessive Congenital Erythropoietic Porphyria in Pakistani Consanguineous Family Through Altered Uroporphyrinogen III Binding. Pak. J. Zool. https://dx.doi.org/10.17582/journal.pjz/20200618170629. Impact factor =0.831

    2. G. K. Raja, A. Mahmood, R. M. Saqlain, M. M. Zafar, A. M. Raja, P. A. Shaiq and S. M. S. Naqvi. (2020) B allele of B-lactoglobulin as a marker of dairy traits in Pakistani goat breeds. The Journal of Animal and Plant sciences. 30(1):18-24.. DOI : 10.36899/JAPS.2020.1.0002. Impact factor 0.448

    3. Muhammad Fiaz, Pakeeza Arzoo Shaiq, Ghazala Kaukab Raj, Muhammad Saqlain, Abid Mehmood, Syed Muhammad Saqlan Naqvi, Bernard Man Yung Cheung. (2019). Association study of Apolipoprotein A5 gene (APOA5 gene) variant with the metabolic syndrome in local Pakistani population. Pak. J. Med. Assoc. 69(3):301-305. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/30890818/ Impact factor=0.718

    4. Madiha Khalid; Terri Driessen; Jong Seo Lee; Leon Tejwani; Asad Rasool; Muhammad Saqlain; Pakeeza Arzoo; Muhammad Hanif; Andrew Dewan; and G. K. Raja. (2018). Association of CACNA1C with bipolar disorder among the Pakistani population. Gene. 664:119-126. DOI: 10.1016/j.gene.2018.04.061 Impact factor=2.319

    5. Zehra Agha , Pakeeza Arzoo Shaiq , Shakeel Ahmed, Liaquat Ali , Maleeha Azam , Syeda Hafiza Benish Ali , Ghazala Kaukab , Raheel Qamar (2017). A study of ACE, eNOS and MTHFR association with psoriasis in Pakistani population. Meta Gene https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mgene.2017.12.001.

    6. Muhammad Saqlain , Humaira Kalsoom , Muhammad Fiaz, Abid Mahmood , Rizwan Aziz Qaz ,Waseem Safdar , Pakeeza Arzoo Shaiq ,Bernard M.Y. Cheung and Ghazala Kaukab Raja (2017). Association of Intestinal Fatty Acid Binding Protein (FABP2) Polymorphism with Metabolic Syndrome Risk. Pakistan J. Zool., 50(1):175-181. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.17582/journal.pjz/2018.50.1.175.181. Impact factor =0.831

    7. Shagufta Jabeen, Muhammad Saqlain Raja, Sadia Saeed , Muhammad Mobeen Zafar, Rizwana Abdul Ghani, Abid Mahmoo , Muhammad Fiaz, Pakeeza Arzoo Shaiq, Shahid Mahmood Baig, S.M. Saqlan Naqvi and Ghazala Kaukab Raja. (2017). Factors Influencing Vulnerability Towards Heroin Addiction in a Pakistani Cohort. Pak. J. Zool., vol. 49(1):95-99. 10.17582/journal.pjz/2017.49.1.95.99Impact factor=0.831

    8. Muhammad Fiaz, Faiza Rani, Muhammad Saqlain, Abid Mahmood, Pakeeza Arzoo Shaiq, SM Saqlan Naqvi, Rizwan Aziz Qazi and Ghazala Kaukab Raja (2016). Identification of Population Specific Risk Phenotypes Contributing Towards Development of Metabolic Syndrome. Pak. J. Zool. 48(4):949-955. doi: 10.12669/pjms.331.11445. Impact factor =0.831

    9. Abid Mahmood, Mahwash Jamy, Muhammad Saqlain, Pakeeza Arzoo Shaiq, Syed Muhammad Saqlan Naqvi, Ghazala Kaukab Raja (2016). Association of B-Lactoglobulin Protein Isoforms with Milk Constituents in Goat Breeds. The Journal of Animal and Plant sciences. http://www.thejaps.org.pk/docs/v- 26-03/38.pdf Impact factor= 0.448

    10. Philip E. Stuart, Trilokraj Tejasvi, Pakeeza A. Shaiq, Priya Kullavanijaya, Raheel Qamar, Ghazala K. Raja, Yanming Li, John J. Voorhees, Goncalo R. Abecasis, James T. Elder, Rajan P. Nair (2015). A Single SNP Surrogate for Genotyping HLA-C:06:02 in Diverse Populations. J Invest Dermatol. 135(4): 1177-1180. doi: 10.1038/jid.2014.517 Impact factor=6.915,

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