Faculty & Staff
Dr. Muhammad Moaeen-ud-Din
Associate Professor / Chairman (HEC Approved Supervisor)

Ph.D. Animal Genetics, Breeding & Reproduction Science (Huazhong Agricultural University, PR China), Post Doc. Epigenetics (Nanjing Agricultural University, China), Post Doc. Nano-biotechnology(Southeast University, China)
Department of Animal Breeding & Genetics
Phone : +92-51-9292239  
Mobile : +92-343-8702053  
Fax : +92-51-9292154
Email : [email protected] , [email protected]
Address : Room No. F-31, First Floor, Department of Animal Breeding & Genetics, Faculty of Veterinary & Animal Sciences, PMAS-Arid Agriculture University, Murree Road, Shamasabad, Rawalpindi (46300).
Work Experience : 17 Year(s)
Research Interest :
  • Functional genomics and DNA vaccination to improve growth & fertility in farm animals
  • Genomic selection and Bioinformatics application to improve farm animals production
  • Epigenetic control of farm animals production traits
  • Total Publications : 65
    Publications (Latest Ten)
    1. H. M. Waheed1, M. Moaeen-ud-Din, M. S. Khan, M. Saif-ur-Rehman and M. S. Nawaz-ul-Rehman. 2020. Prediction of monthly body weight from body measurements in Beetal goats reared under field and farm conditions. The J. Anim. Plant Sci., 30(1).

    2. AsadMehmood Raja, Ester Ciociola, Imran Nazir Ahmad, Faisal Saud Dar, Syed Muhammad SaqlanNaqvi, Muhammad Moaeen-ud-Din, GhazalaKaukab Raja, Stefano Romeo, and RosellinaMargheritaMancina. 2020. Genetic Susceptibility to Chronic Liver Disease in Individuals from Pakistan. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2020, 21, 3558; doi:10.3390/ijms21103558

    3. Aayesha Riaz, Arfan Yousaf, Muhammad Moaeen-ud-Din, Muhammad Ali Abdullah Shah, TayyabaZainab, SadiaMasood, NaeemAkhter and Adnan Ali. 2019. First detection and molecular characterization of avian polyomavirus in young parrots in Pakistan. Veterinary Research Communications.https://doi.org/10.1007/s11259-019-09759-7

    4. Muhammad Moaeen-ud-Din, Ghulam Bilal, James M. Reecy and Muhammad Sajjad Khan. 2019. Effect of breed, age and sex on body weight and various body measurements in Azad Jammu and Kashmir goat breeds. Pak. J. Agri. Sci., Vol. 56(4), 963-967.

    5. Alessandra Stella, Ezequiel Luis Nicolazzi, Curtis P. Van Tassell, Max F. Rothschild, LiciaColli, Benjamin D. Rosen, Tad S. Sonstegard, Paola Crepaldi, GwenolaTosser-Klopp, StephaneJoost and the AdaptMap (M.Moaeen-ud-Din). 2018. ConsortiumAdaptMap: exploring goat diversity and adaptation. Genet SelEvol. 50:61. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12711-018-0427-5

    6. Licia Colli1, Marco Milanesi1, Andrea Talenti, Francesca Bertolini, Minhui Chen6, Alessandra Crisa, Kevin Gerard Daly, Marcello Del Corvo1, BerntGuldbrandtsen, Johannes A. Lenstra , Benjamin D. Rosen, EliaVajana, GennaroCatillo, StephaneJoost, Ezequiel Luis Nicolazzi, Estelle Rochat, Max F. Rothschild, Bertrand Servin, Tad S. Sonstegard, Roberto Steri, Curtis P. Van Tassell , Paolo Ajmone-Marsan, Paola Crepaldi4, Alessandra Stella, and the AdaptMap Consortium (M.Moaeen-ud-Din). 2018. Genome-wide SNP profiling of world wide goat populations reveals strong partitioning of diversity and highlights post-domestication migration routes. Genet Sel Evol.50: 58.

    7. Malik, M. H., M. Moaeen-ud-Din, and G. Bilal, A. Ghaffar, R. D. Muner, G. K. Raja and W. A. Khan. 2018. Development of amplified fragment length polymorphism (AFLP) markers for the identification of Cholistani cattle. Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 387-394.

    8. Ali Zurwan, Muhammad Moaeen-ud-Din, Ghulam Bilal, Zia-ur-Rehman and Muhammad Sajjad Khan. 2017. Estimation of Genetic Parameters for Persistency of Lactation in Sahiwal Dairy Cattle. Pakistan J. Zool., vol. 49(3): 877-882.

    9. Talenti A, Bertolini F, Williams J, Moaeen-ud-Din M, Frattini S, Coizet B, Pagnacco G, Reecy J, Rothschild MF, Crepaldi P and Italian Goat Consortium. 2017. Genomic analysis suggests KITLG is responsible for a roan pattern in two Pakistani goat breeds. J Hered. 2017 Oct 28. doi: 10.1093/jhered/esx093.

    10. M. Moaeen-ud-Din and G. Bilal M.S. Khan. 2017. Effects of breed, various environmental and maternal factors on growth traits in cattle. The J. Anim. Plant Sci. 27(5):

    Awards & Honors
    1. Research productivity award 2013 PCST, Islamabad

    2. Research productivity award 2014 PCST, Islamabad