Faculty & Staff
Dr. Pakeeza Arzoo Shaiq
Assistant Professor (HEC Approved Supervisor)
Ph.D (PMAS-AAUR)
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Address : Department of Biochemistry, PMAS-Arid Agriculture University, Murree Road, Rawalpindi
Work Experience : 9 Year(s)
Research Interest :
  • Human molecular genetics
  • Total Publications : 14
    Publications (Latest Ten)
    1. Pakeeza A. Shaiq, Alfred Klausegger, Johann W. Bauer, Maleeha Azam, Ghazala K. Raja, Raheel Qamar (2011). Compound heterozygous mutations p.Q1530X and 6103delG in COL7A1 causing recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa in a Pakistani family. J. Dermatol. 39(5):472-4.

    2. Pakeeza A. Shaiq, Alfred Klausegger, Fawad Muzaffar, Johann W. Bauer, Muhammad I. Khan, Azra Khanum, Raheel Qamar, Ghazala K. Raja (2012). Founder mutation c.676insC in three unrelated Kindler syndrome families belonging to a particular clan from Pakistan. J. Dermatol. 39(7):640-1.

    3. Pakeeza A. Shaiq, Alfred Klausegger, Amir Latif, Johann Bauer, Raheel Qamar and Ghazala Kaukab Raja (2012). Missense mutation in LAMA3 associated with Herlitz Junctional Epidermolysis Bullosa in a Pakistani family. vol. 44(6), pp. 1697-1702.

    4. Pakeeza A. Shaiq, P.E. Stuart, A. Latif , C. Schmotzer, A. H. Kazmi, M. S. Khan, M. Azam, T. Tejasvi, J.J. Voorhees, G.K. Raja, J.T. Elder, R. Qamar, R.P. Nair (2013). Genetic Associations of Psoriasis in a Pakistani Population. Br. J. Dermatol. doi: 10.1111/bjd.12313.

    5. Pakeeza A. Shaiq , J. Klar, B. Bergendal and N. Dahl (2013). WNT10A mutations account for ¼ of population-based isolated oligodontia and show phenotypic correlations. Am. J. Med. Genet. (A). 164A(2):353-9.

    6. J. Klar, A. Khalfallah, Pakeeza A. Shaiq, H. T. Gazda and N. Dahl (2014). Recurrent GATA1 gene mutations in Diamond-Blackfan anaemia. Br. J. Haematol. 166:949-51.

    7. Schuster J., T. N. Khan, M. Tariq, P. A. Shaiq, K. Mäbert, S. M. Baig and J. Klar (2014). Exome sequencing circumvents missing clinical data and identifies a BSCL2 mutation in congenital lipodystrophy. BMC med genet. 15:71 doi:10.1186/1471-2350-15-71.

    8. Philip E. Stuart, Trilokraj Tejasvi, Pakeeza A. Shaiq, Priya Kullavanijaya, Raheel Qamar, Ghazala K. Raja, Yanming Li, John J. Voorhees, Gonçalo 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): 1177–118.

    9. 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. Pakistan J. Zool., vol. 48(4), pp. 949-955.

    10. 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. Pakistan J. Zool., vol. 49(1), pp 95-99.

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