Faculty & Staff
Prof. Dr. Mazhar Qayyum
Incharge (HEC Approved Supervisor)
Ph.D and Post Doc (U.S.A)
Phone : +92-51-9290015  
Mobile : +92-300-5317301  
Fax :
Email : [email protected], [email protected]
Address : Department of Zoology, University of Arid Agriculture Murree Road Rawalpindi.
Work Experience : 25 Year(s)
Research Interest :
  • Parasitology/Epidemiology
  • Microbiology
  • Total Publications : 70
    Publications (Latest Ten)
    1. KIRAN AFSHAN, SARWAT JAHAN AND MAZHAR QAYYUM. 2017. Assessing the Validity of Fasciola hepatica ELISA Test for Immunodiagnosis of Small Ruminant Fasciolosis in Pothwar Region, Pakistan. Pakistan J. Zoology. 49 (2): 1-5.

    2. REHANA BIBI, KIRAN AFSHAN, IMTIAZ AHMAD KHAN, ZUBARIA IQBAL, AMJAD RASHID KAYAN , MUHAMMAD MUSHTAQ, MUHAMMAD IRFAN, MAZHAR QAYYUM AND MOHAMMAD FAROOQUE HASSAN. 2017. Phenotyping and Prevalence of Haemonchuscontortus (Nematoda: Trichostongylidae) in Ruminants from Endemic Areas of Pakistan: Influence of Host Species and Geographical Area on Phenotypic Traits of Worms. Pakistan. Pak. Vet. J. 37(2): 170-174. (IF=1.3).

    3. SADAF IJAZ MALIK, KIRAN AFSHAN AND MAZHAR QAYYUM. 2017.Phenotyping of Amphistomes, and Pathological, Hematological and Bile Biochemical Response to Gigantocotyleexplanatum Infection in Buffaloes. Pakistan J. Zoology. 49 (2): 979-987.

    4. MISBAH RIAZ, QAISER MANSOOR, MALEEHA AKRAM, MUHAMMAD ISMAIL, PARVEEN AKHTAR, SHAKEEL MIRZA, MAZHAR QAYYUM, AFZAAL AHMED NASEEM, FAHEEM TAHIR AND SYED SHAKEEL RAZA RIZVI. 2017. A novel mutation Ser34Phe in GNRHR causes hypogonadotropichypogonadism during pubertal development in boys. Pakistan J. Zoology. 49 (1): 211-217.

    5. AFZAAL AHMAD NASEEM, MALEEHA AKRAM, SARWAT JAHAN, KIRAN AFSHAN, ZUBARIA IQBAL, FAHEEM TAHIR, MAZHAR QAYYUM AND SYED SHAKEEL RAZA RIZVI. 2017. Age and developmental stage dependent changes in plasma concentrations of growth hormone and testosterone and linear growth velocity in boys between the age of 1 and 20 years. Pakistan J. Zoology. 49 (1): 8-12

    6. ULFAT IKHLAK, MUHAMMAD IRFAN, SHAHZAD ALI, ASFA ASHRAF, SHIWEI XIAO, MAZHAR QAYYUM. 2016.Prevalence of Dengue in Students of Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi. PSM Microbiol., 01(2): 62-65

    7. IFTIKHAR AHMAD, KIRAN AFSHAN, MUHAMMAD RAMZAN, SIKANDER HAYAT, SYED SHAKEEL RAZA RIZVI AND MAZHAR QAYYUM. 2016. Effect of water quality parameters on isopod parasites Alitropistypus (Aegidae) of ectoderms in Chashmalake, Pakistan. Pakistan J. Zoology. 48(3): 769-779.

    8. MAJID MAHMOOD, ABIDA RAZA, MUHAMMAD ASIM, MAZHAR QAYYUM, NASIB ZAMAN, AZRA KHANUM AND MIRZA AZHAR BEG. 2016. Analysis of complete and partial genome sequences of Hepatitis B virus and determination of its genotype and sub-genotypes from Pakistan. Pakistan J. zoology. 48(3): 747-753.

    9. RAFIQUE S., SIDDIQUE,N., MAZHAR QAYYUM, ABBAS, M. A., ALI, A., YASEEN, S AND NAEEM K., 2015. In Ovo vaccination against avian influenza virus subtype H9N2. Pakistan Vet. J., 35 93): 299-302.

    10. SAIRA, M., K. AFSHAN, I. A. KHAN, S. IRUM, I. Z. QURESHI, S. S. R. RIZVI, M. MUKHTAR, M. MUSHTAQ, Z. IQBAL AND MAZHAR QAYYUM, 2015. Serological and Coprological Studies of Bovine Fasciolosis in the Pothwar Region, Pakistan. Pak. Vet. J. 35(2): 178-182. (IF=1.3).