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

PhD (France), Mphil (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 Muree r
Work Experience : 7 Year(s)
Research Interest :
  • Avian Anatomic Pathology
  • Avian respiratory Diseases
  • Molecular diagnosis of AvianDiseases
  • Host pathogen interactions
  • Total Publications : 71
    Publications (Latest Ten)
    1. Naila Shahid, Abdul Qayyum Rao, Pasoreck Elise Kristen, Muhammad Azam Ali, Bushra Tabassum, Sajid Umar, Sana Tahir, Ayesha Latif, Ammara Ahad, Ahmad Ali Shahid, Tayyab Husnain (2017). A concise review of poultry vaccines and future implementation of plant-based vaccines in poultry. World's Poultry Science Journal 73(3): 471-482

    2. Muhammad Younus, Muhammad Tanveer Munir Tariq Jamil, Khaled Kaboudi, Zaib Ur Rehman, Sajid Umar Muhammad Ali Shah (2017) Viral hepatitis in chicken and turkeys. World's Poultry Science Journal 73: 379-394.

    3. 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

    4. Shakeela Daud, 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 Science https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jevs.2017.06.007

    5. Salman Ahmed Abid, Tamoor Azeem, Sajid Umar (2017) Emerging threat of necrotic enteritis in poultry and its control without use of antibiotics: a review. Journal of Plant and Animal Sciences, 26 (6) 1556- 1667.

    6. Yasmin,F., Yaqoob, T., Umar, S (2017) Cloning and Expression of Dengue NS3 Gene of Type 2 Dengue Virus of Pakistani Isolates. Journal of Veterinary Research (accepted)

    7. Sajid Umar*, Muhammad Irfan Khan, Muhammad Younus, Kiran Aqil, Rizwan Qayyum, Muhammad Yaqoob, Muhammad Tanveer Munir, Muhammad Ali Abdullah Shah (2017) Safety of Fenbendazole in common peafowl (Pavo cristatus) Pakistan Journal of Pharmaceutical sciences. 31(1): 159-167.

    8. M.Yaqoob, L. P. Wang, J. Memon, J. Kashif, S. Umar, Z. Naseer, M. F. Iqbal, M. fiaz, C. 3 P. Lu (2017) Role of topoisomerase mutations, plasmid mediated resistance (qnr) and acrAB 1 efflux pump in fluoroquinolone resistant clinical isolates of avian Escherichia coli. Journal of Molecular genetics, Microbiology and virology.32 (1):49-54

    9. Belkasmi,S., S. Fellahi, S. 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 (online http://www.aaapjournals.info/doi/abs/10.1637/11686-060817- Reg.1?code=aaap- site&journalCode=avdi)

    10. Yasmin,F., Yaqoob, T., Umar, S (2017) Antiviral Activity of Thiazolide derivatives against Dengue virus in Huh-7 Cell Line. Judishpur Journal of Microbiology (accepted)