Faculty & Staff
Dr. Aayesha Riaz
Assistant Professor

PhD, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Department of Parasitology & Microbiology
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Email : ariaz2009@yahoo.com
Address : Department of Patho-Biology, Faculty of Veterinary Animal Sciences, PMAS- Arid Agriculture University Shamsabad Murree Road Rawalpindi
Work Experience : 9 Year(s)
Research Interest :
  • Molecular biology
  • Total Publications : 10
    Publications (Latest Ten)
    1. Ovine herpesvirus-2 encoded microRNAs target virus genes involved in virus latency Aayesha Riaz, Inga Dry, Claire Levy, John Hopkins, Finn Grey, Darren Shaw, Robert Dalziel, Journal of General Virology (Vol: 95 Pages: 472-480, 2014). Impact Factor: 3.529

    2. MicroRNAs: History, biogenesis and modes of action to regulates gene expression. Riaz A, Dalziel RG, Venturina VM, Shah MA. Veterinaria 2015; 2: 14-20

    3. Functional analysis of ovine herpesvirus 2 encoded microRNAs. Riaz Aayesha, The University of Edinburgh 28-11-2014. https://www.era.lib.ed.ac.uk/handle/1842/10061.

    4. Micro RNAs of ovine herpesvirus 2. Riaz, Aayesha; Hopkins, John; Russell, George C; Grey, Finn; Dalziel, Robert / 2012. 46 Abstract from Society for General Microbiology, Spring 2012 Conference, Dublin, Ireland

    5. Serological Response of Broilers to Adjuvant Containing Avian Influenza Virus (H9 type) Vaccines. A. Riaz, K. Muhammad, M.A. Munir, K. Saeed, B. Zamir. Pakistan Journal of Science (vol. 57 No. 3-4, December, 2005. P: 77-80)

    6. Studies on the cross reactivity of vaccinal strains of infectious bronchitis virus. B. Zamir, K. Muhammad, M. Rabbani and A. Riaz Pakistan Journal of Science. (Vol. 58 3-4, 2006, p: 60-65) (ISSN: 0030-9877); HEC Category Z)

    7. Isolation and characterization of Avian Influenza Virus (H9 type) from outbreak of respiratory syndrome in commercial poultry. K. Muhammad, I. Hussain, A. Riaz, R. Manzoor, and M.A. Sajid Pakistan Journal of Scientific Research (Vol.53. No.3-4 , 2001 P: 59-62).

    8. Effect of Physio-chemical factors on survival of Avian Influenza Virus (H7 N2type) Muhammad, K. P.Das, T. Yaqoob, A. Riaz and R. Manzoor International Journal of Agriculture and Biology, (Vol. 3 No. 4, 2001, P: 416-418).

    9. Passive Immunization against Infectious Bursal Disease in Chicks Muhammad,K. F. Rabbi, I Hussain, A. Riaz, K. Saeed and T. Hussain. (International Journal of Agriculture and Biology Vol.3-No. 4, 2001, P: 413-415).

    10. Methicilline Resistant Status of Staphylococcus Species Isolated from Mastitic Bovines. Muhammad Imran, Sajjad Ur Rahman, Muhammad Abubakar, Murtaz ul Hassan, Aayesha Riaz and Manzoor Hussain (Vet Scan", online veterinary journal, India) 2010, Vol. 5 No. 1, Article 52 (ISSN 0973- 6980) http://www.vetscan.co.in/v5n1/methicilline_resistant_status_of_staphylococcus_species_isolated_from_mastitic_bovines.htm