Faculty & Staff
Dr.Sajid Umar
Lecturer (HEC Approved Supervisor)

Post Doc (Turkey), PhD (France), M.phil (Gold medalist, Star Laureate), DVM (Gold Medalist)
Department of Veterinary Pathology
Phone : +92-51- 9290042  
Mobile : +923336922097  
Fax : +92-51- 9290115
Email : [email protected]
Address : Faculty of Veterinary & Animal Sciences, University of Arid Agriculture Rawalpindi
Work Experience : 8 Year(s)
Research Interest :
  • Avian Anatomic Pathology
  • Avian respiratory Diseases
  • Molecular diagnosis of Avian Diseases
  • Host pathogen interactions
  • Total Publications : 48
    Publications (Latest Ten)
    1. Aysun Yilmaz, Dr Sajid Umar, Nuri Turan, Miss Ozge Ozgen, Mr Hasan Emre Tali, Tuba Cigdem Oguzoglu, Juergen Richt, Mariette Ducatez (2020) First report of Influenza D Virus Infection in Turkish Cattle with Respiratory Disease. Research in Veterinary Science. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rvsc.2020.02.017

    2. Bayraktar,E., Umar,S., Turan,N., Yilmaz.H (2019) Current scenario of poultry viral diseases in Turkey. Worlds Poultry Science Journal .75(4): 515-534.

    3. Nida Zia, Umm-i- Habiba, Ayesha Maqbool, Muhammad Safdar, Altaf Mehmood, Sajid Umar (2019) Detection and phylogeny of fowl adenovirus associated with hydropericardium hepatitis syndrome in broilers. Pakistan Journal of Zoology 51 (6): 2091-2098.

    4. Umm-i-Habiba' Nida Zia, Ayesha Maqbool, Muhammad Safdar, Altaf Mehmood, Sajid Umar (2019) Detection and phylogeny of infectious bursal disease virus (IBDV) during field out breaks in broilers. Pakistan Journal of Zoology 52: 659-667.

    5. Bayraktar, E., Sajid Umar, A. Yilmaz, N. Turan, G. Franzo, C. M. Tucciarone, M. Cecchinato, B. Cakan, M. Iqbal, and H. Yilmaz. 2018. First molecular characterization of avian metapneumovirus (aMPV) in Turkish broiler flocks. Avian Diseases: 62:425-430

    6. Sajid Umar, Maxence Delverdier, Mattias Delpont, Sakhia F.Z. Belkasmi, AngeliqueTeillaud, Celine Bleuart, Isabelle Pardo, Mohammed EL Houadfi, Jean-Luc Guerin,Mariette F. Ducatez1 (2018) Co- infection of turkeys with E. coli (O78) and H6N1 avian influenza virus. Avian pathology 47:314-324.

    7. Yasmin and Sajid Umar et al (2018) Cloning and Expression of Dengue NS3 Gene of Type 2 Dengue Virus of Pakistani Isolates. Journal of Veterinary Research62: 17-26

    8. Belkasmi,S., S. Fellahi, Sajid Umar, M.Delpont, Delverdier, C. Lucas, Bleuart, Kichou, S. Na Nassik, J.L. Guerin, M. Ducatez, M. El Houadfi.(2017). Efficacy of Massachusetts and 793B vaccines against Infectious Bronchitis Moroccan-Italy 2 02 Virus in specific pathogen free chicken and commercial broiler. Avian Diseases 61(4):466-471.

    9. ShakeelaDaud, Nisar Ahmed, Sara Naudhan, Muhammad Wasim,Sajid Umar (2017) In-silico analysis of gene ALS2 genetic variants identified in the affected horses and humans with motor neuron disease. Journal of equine Veterinary Science62:60-65.

    10. Sajid Umar, Jean Luc Guerin, Mariette F. Ducatez (2017) Low pathogenic avian influenza and co- infecting pathogens: a review of experimental infections in avian models. Avian Diseases. 61:3-15