Ms. Saira Asif

Ph.D (in process), M.Phil (Biochemistry/Molecularbiology)
Department of Botany
Phone : +92-51-9290093  
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Email : sairaasif@uaar.edu.pk
Address : Department of Botany, PMAS-Arid Agriculture University Murree Road Rawalpindi.
Work Experience : 7 Year(s)
Research Interest :
  • Plant Biotechnology
  • Total Publications : 6
    Publications (Latest Ten)
    1. Mustafa I, Muhammad A, Bokhari SA, Waqas A, Saman, Khan MR, Asif S, Ahmed H. "Association of citrus leaf miner with leaf biochemical factors (Ca+2, K+ and Mg+2) in kinnow leaves of district Sargodha, Punjab Pakistan". (Pak. J. Zoo). Pakistan J. Zool., vol. 46(4), pp. 953-958, 2014 (Impact factor: 0.40).

    2. Mustafa I, Raza ABM, Arshad M, Ghani A, Asif S, Ahmed H. Population Dynamics of Citrus Leaf Miner (CLM) (Phyllocnistis citrella: Stainton) on Different Species of Citrus in Correlation with Abiotic Environmental Factors in District Sargodha Punjab Pakistan. Phytoparastica. 42, (3), 341-348, 2014, (Impact factor: 0.675). DOI: 10.1007/s12600-013-0365-2. Springer

    3. Aslam U, Ahmad I, Hussain M, Khan A, Ghani A, Mustafa I, Jalal S, Aqeel M. A, Asif S, Ahmed H. Effect of heavy metal pollution on mineral absorption in sun flower (Helianthus annuus l.) Hybrids. (Acta Physiologiae Plantarum). Acta Physiol Plant, 36:101108, 2014 (Impact factor: 1.524). DOI 10.1007/s11738-013-1390-y. Springer

    4. Qureshi H, Asif S, Ahmed H,Kahtani H & Hayat K. Chemical composition and medicinal significance of Fagonia cretica: a review. DOI10.1080/14786419.2015.1036268 (Impact factor: 1.20).

    5. Rabia Kanwal, Muhammad Arshad, Yamin Bibi, Saira Asif, and Sunbal Khalil Chaudhari. Evaluation of Ethnopharmacological and Antioxidant Potential of Zanthoxylum armatum DC. (Impact factor: 0.622). DOI org/10.1155/2015/925654. Journal of Chemistry Volume 2015, Article ID 925654, 8 pages

    6. Sabir S, Arshad M, Asif S, Chaudhari S K. An insight into medicinal and therapeutic potential of Silybum marianum (L.) Gaertn. International Journal of Biosciences, 4 (11), 104-115, 2014. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.12692/ijb/4.11.104-115

    7. M. Gulfraz. F. Iftikhar, M. Imran, A. Zeenat, Asif S and I. Shah. 2011. Compositional analysis and antimicrobial activity of various honey types of Pakistan. Int. J Food Science and Technology.46, 263-267 (Impact factor:: 1.35)