Dr. Madiha Kanwal
Category: December 12, 2022
Campus Bahria University Medical & Dental College, karachi
Department Multidisciplinary Research Laboratory (MDRL)
Designation Senior Scientific Officer
Name Dr. Madiha Kanwal
Email madihakanwal.bumdc@bahria.edu.pk
Phone (Office Ext) 021-35319491-9-1048
Research Area Epigenetics and Genetics
Number of publication 2
Degree Passing Year Majors University
PhD 2021 Biotechnology Dr. A. Q. Khan Institute of Biotechnology and Engineering (KIBGE), University of Karachi
M.Sc. 2013 Biotechnology University of Karachi
B.Sc. (Hons.) 2012 Biotechnology University of Karachi
Designation From To Organization
Senior Scientific Officer March 2021 Till to date Bahria University Health Sciences Campus Karachi
Teaching Assistant August 2015 March 2021 Dr. A. Q. Khan Institute of Biotechnology and Engineering (KIBGE), University of Karachi
Sno. Author (s)
1. Kanwal, M., Haider, G., Zareef, U., & Saleem, S. (2019). Addiction of tobacco chewing and smoking in the patients of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma: A descriptive epidemiological study in Pakistan. Pakistan journal of medical sciences, 35(6), 1712. https://doi: 10.12669/pjms.35.6.1309
2. Fatima, F., Saleem, S., Hameed, A., Haider, G., Zaidi, S. A. A., Kanwal, M., … & Azhar, A. (2019). Association analysis and allelic distribution of deletion in CC chemokine receptor 5 gene (CCR5Δ32) among breast cancer patients of Pakistan. Molecular biology reports, 46(2), 2387-2394. https://doi: 10.1007/s11033-019-04699-6
Sno. Author (s)
Research team of Dr. Kanwal is currently involved in the study of epigenetically and genetically alteration of various cell signaling pathways that regulate cell growth and development in different medical conditions. This includes sample collection, DNA extraction from blood, tissue, bacterial cells and viruses, primers designing, bisulfite modification, tissue culturing, conventional, T-ARMS, allele specific, methylation-specific PCR, PCR product purification, gel purification, and DNA sequencing results analysis. Dr. Kanwal is also involved in biofouling project for the identification of bacterial strains isolated from sea water.