Dr. Uzma Shaukat (PhD PU, Pakistan)


I am Dr Uzma Shaukat ,PhD in molecular biology (medical genetics).My area of expertise is genetics. Research interest is in human genetics emphasizing on molecular and genetics aspects of inherited problems, artificial intelligence ,gene therapies and genetic counseling.

PhD Molecular biology Punjab University, Pakistan 2010
MPhil Molecular Biology Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan 2004
BS Molecular Biology Arid Agriculture University 2001
Assistant Professor Capital University of Science and Technology, Islamabad Since – 2021
Assistant Professor Institute of Space Technology, Islamabad 2016 – 2019
Assistant Professor (Visiting) International Islamic University, Islamabad 2012 – 2015
Assistant Professor COMSATS University, Islamabad 2012 – 2012
Assistant Professor (Visiting) University of Arid Agriculture, Rawalpindi 2012 – 2012
Assistant Professor University of Health Sciences, Lahore 2010 – 2012
Senior Scientific Officer IBGE, KRL Hospital, Islamabad 2012 – 2015
Research Associate Shaukat Khanum Memorial Hospital & Research Center 2010 – 2010
Volunteer Researcher Shaukat Khanum Memorial Hospital & Research Center 2010 – 2010
Technical Assistant Shifa Medical College Islamabad 2006 – 2006
Director R&D / PHD PROGRAMME/ ORIC SZABMU, PIMS, Islamabad 2015 – 2016
Member National Academy of Young Scientists
Reviewer International journals
Reviewer HEC
Reviewer PSF
1. Merit Scholarship from Ministry of Science and Education
2. Fauji Foundation Excellence Scholarship
3. Silver Medal in Bsc (Hons) Gold medal in Major
4. Distinction Scholarship from University of Arid Agriculture ISB
1. Faheem, Muhammad, Khalid, Zafar Mahmood, Shabbir, Muhammad, Ahmed, Bashir, Jogezai, NaqeebUllah, Shaukat, Uzma, Ahmad, Bilal, Ghani, et al., 2019. Development of ISFET based enzyme assay for p-Diphenol Oxidase from locally isolated fungus Schizophyllum commune MF-O5. Anal. Methods 11; 5893-5900.
2. Imtiaz A, Belyansteva I.A, . Beirl A.J, Fenollar-Ferrer C,Bashir R, Shaukat U et al.2018. CDC14A Phosphatase is Essential for Hearing and Male Fertility in Mouse and Human”Human Molecular Genetics 1;27(5):780-798.
3. Shaukat U, Ahmad B, Shabbir, M., I., Akhtar S, Fazal -ur-Rehman M, Mazhar N, Rashid S, Waris, A., A., Khattak J.,Z.,K.2016.A Statistical and Epidemiological Analysis of Dementia from Population Based Survey in Pakistan. Asian academic research associates journal.3:1-14.
4. Mahmood N, Shaukat U, Chaudhry A, Dugal F, M.2016.Evaluation Of Anti-Proliferative Potential Of Thapsia Garganica, Citrus Sinensis, Citrus Limon And Vinca Rosea Extracts Against Human Cervical Carcinoma (Hela) Cell Line. Asian academic research associates journal.3:57-75.
5. Liaquat A, Shauket U, Ahmad W, Javed Q.2015.The tumor necrosis factor-α -238G/A and IL-6 -572G/C gene polymorphisms and the risk of idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy: a meta-analysis of 25 studies including 9493 cases and 13,971 controls. Clin Chem Lab Med. 1;53(2):307-18.
6. Shaukat U, Toor M, Ahmad B, Fazal Sand, Mehmood N.2014.Genetic and Computational Analysis of Tgfb1 & Fgfr2 Polymorphism in Correlation to Breast Cancer Susceptibility in Pakistani Women. Journal of Cancer Science & Therapy. 6:433-439.
7. Shaukat U, Ismail M, Mehmood N.2013. Epidemiology, major risk factors and genetic predisposition to breast cancer in Pakistani population. APJCP.14(10):5625-5629.
8. Farooqi AA, Butt G, Yousaf G, Qadir MI, Shaukat U, Mansoor Q, Awan M ,Bhatti S.2013. Making personalized prostate cancer medicine a reality: Challenges and opportunities in the re-establishment of gold standards. Pak J Pharm Sci.26(4):831-40.
9. Mahmood N, Rana MY, Qureshi Z, Mujtaba G, Shaukat U. 2011.Prevalence and Molecular Characterization of Dengue Viruses Serotypes in 2010 Epidemic. Am J Med Sci.343(1):61-64.
10. Riazuddin, S., Ahmed, Z.M., Hedge, R.S., Khan, S.N, Nasir, I, Shaukat, U., Riazuddin S., Butman, J.A., Griffith, A.J., Friedman, T.B., and Choi, B.Y. 2011.Variable Expressivity of FGF3 Mutations Associated with Deafness and LAMM Syndrome. BMC Medical Genetics.12:21.
11. Javaid, A., Mansoor, Q., Bilal, N., Bilal, A., Shaukat, U., and Ismail, M. 2011.ACE gene DD genotype association with obesity in Pakistani population. Int.J.Bioautomation 15(1):49-56.
12. Ajmal,S.U. and Shaukat,U.2005. Estimation of Genetic Parameters and Correlation Studies for Certain Quantitative Characteristics in Barley. PJST.1 (6):27-32.
13. Mahmood, N., Shaukat ,U., Ismail M, Mujhtaba ,G.,and Naqi N .2013.Molecular screening of Aspergillus species in cancer patients by multiplex polymerase chain reaction. Pakistan Journal of Clinical and Biomedical Research .1(1):14 – 18.
14. Mahmood N, Shaukat U, Baig DN.2015.Molecular analysis of human interferon alpha 2b gene in blood cancers. Elective medicine journal. 3 (doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.18035 /emj. v3i1. 335 ahead of print).

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