Department of Biosciences
University of Wah
The Mall, Wah Cantt.
POST-GRADUATE TEACHING AND RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
1. Demonstrator (September 1968 – May 1971) Department of
Zoology, Government College Lahore, Pakistan.
2. Part-Time Demonstrator (October 1971 – June 1974)
Department of Biological Sciences University of Aston,
3. Technician (August 1974 – January 1975) Department of
Biological Sciences University of Aston, Birmingham, UK.
4. Pakistan Science Foundation Pool Scientist (April 1975 –
May 1976) Department of Biological Sciences, Quaid-i-Azam
5. Assistant Professor (June 1976 – October 1986)
Department of Biological Sciences, Quaid-i-Azam University,
6. Associate Professor (November 1986 – December1992)
Department of Biological Sciences, Quaid-i-Azam University,
7. Professor (January 1993 – April 2003) Department of
Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan.
8. Professor (January 2004 – March 2006) Department of
Microbiology, Hazara University, Mansehra NWFP, Pakistan.
9. Professor (November 2006 - ) Department of Biological
• Resident Officer QAU Islamabad (1995 – 2001) • Chairman Department of Biological Sciences QAU
Islamabad (January 2000 – January 2003)
• Chairman Department of Microbiology Hazara
University, Mansehra. (January 2004 – March 2006)
• Appointed Dean Faculty of Science,Hazara University,
Mansehra by the Governor NWFP/Chancellor of Hazara
• Registrar Hazara University, Mansehra. (August 2004 –
• Appointed Acting Vice Chancellor ,Hazara University,
Mansehra by the Governor NWFP/Chancellor of Hazara
University. (July 10, 2004 – July 27, 2005)
• Dean Faculty of Science, University of Wah (November
• Acting Vice Chancellor, University of Wah (April 2010-)
• Awarded UNESCO/UNDP Fellowship in 1981. • Awarded DAAD Fellowship for Senior Pakistani Scientist,
• Awarded British Council Fellowship for short study visit
• Awarded Productive Scientist Award by Pakistan Council
of Science and Technology Government of Pakistan,
1. Principal Investigator (1976 – 1978) Limnological Survey of
Rawal Lake, Islamabad, Awarded by Pakistan Science
2. Principal Investigator (1980 – 1983) Studies on the
Physiological Role and Regulation of Pancreatic Hormones
in Amphibians, Awarded by Pakistan Science Foundation,
3. Principal Investigator (1984 – 1985) Physiological Studies
on Growth of Fishes, Effect of Anaerobic Steroid Hormones
on Wallago Attu, Awarded by Quaid-i- Azam University,
MEMBERSHIP OF SOCIETIES/UNIVERSITIES BODIES &
• Joint Secretary Zoological Society of Pakistan (1988-
• Fellow Zoological Society of Pakistan. • Member Biological Society of Pakistan. • Member Pakistan Association of the Advancement of
• Member Syndicate Quaid-i-Azam University,
• Member Senate Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad.
• Member Board of Studies Dept. of Biological Sciences,
• Member Board of Faculty of Natural Sciences, QAU. • Member of Horticulture Committee QAU (1981-1983) • Member of Academic Council QAU Islamabad. • Member Board of Studies Dept. of Zoology, AJK
• Member Board of Studies Dept. of Zoology, BUZ
• Member Curriculum Revision Committee (Zoology)
• Member Executive Council Physiological Society of
• Member Allotment Committee for University
• Member Editorial Committee for Pakistan Journal of
• Vice President Zoology Society of Pakistan (1991-
• Member Editorial Board of Pakistan Journal of
4.Abdul Bashir Awan Study on the Occurrence,
1. Ahmad, M.M. and A.J. Matty, Effect of Insulin on the
incorporation of Leucine C14 in the muscle protein of goldfish,
2. Ahmad, M.M. and S. Jahangeer. Determination of lipid
composition and protein constituents on the eggs of three
species of fresh water fishes. Isl. J. Sci. 3(1): 1. 1976.
3. Ahmad, M.M. and A.K. Mir. Effect of different anesthetics on
plasma glucose level in Uromastix hardwickii. Biologia 23 (1):
4. Ahmad, M.M. Effect of Insulin. Tolubutamide and Alloxan
on the amino acid nitrogen content of muscle anf liver content
of goldfish. Pak. J. Zool. 9(2): 119. 1977.
5. Ahmad, M.M. Effect of insulin on the excretion of ammonia
and nitrogen in ambient water in goldfish, Pak. J. Zool. 10(1):
6. Akhtar, S. M.A. Butt and Ahmad, M.M. Effect of Insulin and
Glucose loading on blood sugar level of a fresh water teleost
Channa punctatus. Pak. J. Zool. 11(1): 179. 1979.
7. Ahmad. M.M. and Arjamand Bano. Effect of Insulin on
carbohydrate metabolism in frog Rana tigrina. J. Endocrinol.
8. Ahmad. M.M. Frequency of Diabetes Mellitus in school
going children in Islamabad. J. Pak. Med. Assoc. 30: 111. 1980.
9. Ahmad. M.M. Effect of insulin, glucagons and cobalt chloride
on the blood sugar level and liver glycogen of pigeon
(Columbia livia). Pak. J. Zool. 14(2): 217. 1982.
Ahmad. M.M. and B. Alim. Comparative studies of
Hydrocorties and Adrenalin on blood glucose and liver
glycogen content in frog (Rana tigrina) and lizard (Uromastix
hardwickii). Biologia. 28(2): 225. 1982.
and liver glycogen content of Uromastix hardwickii after
administration of cobalt chloride. Pak. J. Zool. 14(4): 163.
Ahmad. M.M. The prevalence of diabetes in rural and urban
population of Islamabad. Pak. J. Zool. 15(1): 25. 1983.
Ahmad. M.M. and Q.J. Iqbal. Limnological studies of Rawal
Lake. Islamabad. Pak. J. Zool. 15(1): 25. 1985.
Ahmad. M.M. Naheed and J.A. Qureshi. Improvement in
glucose tolerance by G. sylvestre. R. ulmifolius and M.
charntia. Pak. J. Zool. 17(3): 20. 1985.
Ahmad. M.M. and A.J. Matty. Insulin responses of high and
low protein diet ingestion in rainbow trout. In: Nutrition and
feeding in fish. (Cowey, CB). Academic Press London. p.
Ahmad. M.M. and A.J. Matty. Effect of insulin, tolbutmide
and alloxan on the the total RNA and total DNA content of
goldfish muscle. Nutrition and feeding in fish. (Cowey, CB).
Ahmad.M.M. and S. hussain. Effect of bran feeding in lipids
and calcium in mice. Proc: 6th Pakistan Congress of Zoology.
Ahmad.M.M. and Ghazala. Some metabolic effects of long
term use of the injectable contraceptive (Norigest) and oral
contraceptive (Noriday). J. Endocrinol. 111(Suppl.). p. 80. Nov.
Ahmad.M.M. and Saira Mushtaq. Effect of dietary Saponins
on lipid metabolism in rats. Proc: 7th Pakistan Congress of
Ahmad.M.M. and Munir Iqbal. Thyroid activity under
different environmental conditions in Uromastix hardwickii. J.
Ahmad.M.M. and Moin-Ud-Din Shaikh. Improvement of
glucose tolerance by Caralluma tuberculata. Acai nilotice and
Papaver somniferaum. Pak. J. Zool. 21(3): 335. 1989.
Syed Ali. S, M.A. Hafeez, M.Leja and Ahmad.M.M.
Microcirculation of the islets of Langerhans in three species of
snake from Pakistan. European J. Cell Bio. 49(Suppl. 27): 96.
Ahmad.M.M, F. Todehdehgan and Shahid Baig. Serum, LH,
contraceptive over long period of time. Pak. J. Med. Res. 28(3):
Ahmad.M.M. Preparation of diet for carnivorous fishes and
its effect on growth when supplemented with methyl-
testosterone. Pak. J. Zool. 20(3): 217. 1989.
Ahmad.M.M, M. Nasim Khan, Arshad Mahmood and M.Y.
Javaid. The role of ascorbic acid in steriodogenesis during the
reproductive cycle of first Tilapia nilotica. Proc. Pak. Cong.
Ahmad.M.M, S.S. Andrabi and M. Imtiaz. Effect of
orchidectomy on thymus re-generation in rabbits. Proc. Pak.
Ahmad.M.M, Arshad Mahmood and S.A. Mufti. Effect of
growth hormone anfd prolactin on experimentally induced
overloaded plantaris muscle grafts in rats. Proc. Pak. Cong.
Syed. Ali. S. M, M Syed, M.A. Hafeez and Ahmad.M.M.
Microangio-architecture of the islets of Langerhans in snakes
of Pakistan (Naja naja, Echis carinatus, Vipra Russell). Cell
Syed. Ali. S, T. Trandaburu, F. Nurneberge, Ahmad.M.M. and
M.A. Hafeez. Structure of somatostatin cells in pancreas and
hardwickii, Natrix suminaate, Natrix fasciculate). Pak. J. Zool.
Bukhari .S. Z. H, Ahmad.M.M. and Munir Ahmad. Thyroid
activity under different environmental conditions in frog (Rana
tigrina). J. Endocrinol. 129(Suppl.). p. 92. April. 1991.
Ahmad.M.M. and Farida Ahmad. Study of the renal function
in type I vs II diabetics in Rawalpindi/Islamabad. Pak. J. Zool.
Ahmad.M.M. and Farida Ahmad. . Study of lipid profile in
type I vs II diabetics in Rawalpindi/Islamabad. Sci. Int.
Ahmad.M.M, Mughal M, R. Bari. A. A, Khan. M.I and
Shahab.M. Age related profile of serum thyroxin, tri-
iodothyronin and testosterone in Kaghani, Rambouillet and
their inbred sheep. Asian- Australian J. Animal Scieces. 5(1):
Ahmad.M.M, G. Kaukab. and Shehzad A. Mufti. Effect of T4
on experimentally induced soleus muscle in rat. Pak. J. Zool.
Athar Ali. Mangi and Ahmad.M.M. Effect of somatostatin and
urotensin II on lipid and carbohydrate metabolism of frog
(Rana tigrina). Pak. J. Zool. 24(3): 160. 1992.
Ahmad.M.M. and Syed Ali. S. Angiotensin converting
enzymes of the frog Rana tigrina. J. Endocrinol. 135.
Iftikhar Hussain, M.Maqbool. Ahmad. and Joc. E. Brooks.
Body size sex ratio and reproduction of Bandicota begalensis
in Northern Punjab. Pak. J. Zool. 24(3): 170. 1992.
Ahmad.M.M, Ahmad M.M and Saheha Sarvat. Effect of
endosulfon and chlorhyripos on the reproductive organs and
sex hormones of neonatal rats. Pak. J. Zool. 25(3): 11. 1993.
Syed S. Andrabi, M. Imtiaz Khan and Ahmad.M.M. Study of
age related changes in sexual activity of breeder birds. Poultry
Zaidi. K.F, A.A. Ali, Ahmad.M.M, S. Sarvat and M.A. Hafeez.
The prevalence of hypergylcop in an urban population in
Pakistan. Diabetic Medicine. 10(Suppl.1): p.23. 1993.
Saleha. S, Asma. R, M. Maqsood Ahmad and Ahmad. M.M.
The effect of Phenobarbital sodium on T3, T4 and TSH
hormones on thyroid gland in rat. Pak. J. Zool. 254: 289.1993.
Zaidi. K.F, A.A. Ali, M.M. Ahmad, S. Sarvat and M.A. Hafeez.
Hyperglycemia is not associated with obesity in urban
population in Pakistan. Diabetic Medicine. 10(Suppl.1): p.23.
Ahmad.M.M. and S.T Ahmad. Endocrine studies in heroin
Hussain. L, M.M. Ahmad. and J.E. Brooks. Effect of diet and
seasonal variation on the reproduction of Bandocoot rat.
Bandicota bengalensis. Pak. J. Zool. 26(2): 119.1994.
consumption as an agent odf diabetes mellitus. Pak. J. Zool.
Razaq. A, Sarvat. S, M. Maqsood Ahmad and M.M. Ahmad.
The effect of Rivotril and Valium on the thyroid gland, T3, T4,
TSH concentration in the rat. Sci. Int. Lahore. 6(2): 151. 1994.
Akhtar. N, S. A. Kayani, M.M. Ahmad and M. Shahab.
Insecticide induced changes in secretory activity of thyroid
gland in rat. J. Appl. Toxicol. 16(5): 397. 1996.
Ahmad.M.M, Aliya Qazi and A.A. Qazilbash. Changes in
concentration of T3, T4 and TSH during childhood and
adolescence. Pak. J. Zool. 28(4): 349.1996.
Ahmad.M.M. and A. Haleem. Polyunsaturated fatty acids
and cancer cachexia. Pak. J. Zool. 29(2): 171.1997.
Ahmad.M.M. and Ilyas Mahmood. The effect of age, sex and
puberty on thyroid hormones and TSH levels in rat. Pak. J.
Rehana. R. L, Farooqi, M.M. Ahmad and Muhammad Aslam.
Role of putrescine thyroid function in rat. Pak. Armed Forces
L. Farooqi, Rehana. R, M.M. Ahmad and Muhammad Aslam.
The effect of phenytoin sodium and putrescine on pituitary
thyroid axis in rats. Pak. Armed Forces Med. J. 48(1): 7. 1998.
Glutamatestimulates pituitary hormone secretion in adult
healthy individuals. Proc. Austral. Physiol. Pharmaco. Soc.
Ahmad.M.M, Qaiser Mohammad Ali and M. Shahab.
Furazolidone treatement suppresses pubertal testosterone
secretion in male broiler breeder birds (Gallus domesticus).
Ahmad.M.M, Qaiser Mohammad Ali and A.A. Qazilbash.
Relationship between liver cancer and trace matter of scalp of
hair. Pak. Armed Forces Med. J. 48(2): 11. 1998.
Shagufta Batool Shah, A.K. Farooq, M.M. Ahmad, S. D. Sajid
and K. Faiza. Adverse effects of cyclosporine therapy in renal
transplant recipients. Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences
Nasir Masood, M.M. Ahmad and Wasim Ahmad. In vivo
Genotoxic activity of Melathion in mice. Pak. J. Zool. Vol.
Ahmad.M.M, L. Sahar, F. Nasir and R. Minah. Pestcide –
induced changes in secretory activity of the thyroid gland in
Inam-ul-Haq, M.M. Ahmad. M. Aslam, Abdul Majid, Shaheen
Moin and Abdul Sattar. Thyroid dysfunction in patients with
chronic renal failure (CRF) on Hemodialysis. JRMC Volume
M. R. Attique, M.M. Ahmad and Z. Ahmad. Efficacy of
different sex pheromone traps for monitoring and control of
Gelechiidae: Lipodoptera. Pak. J. Bio. Sc. 3(2): 309.2000.
Faizan. Q.S, M.M. Ahmad, Faizullah. K, Shahid. A. and
Auther S.D. The role of vitamin A in enhancing the Humoral
Mediterranean Health Journal Vol. 7. No. 4/5. p.97. 2001.
Uzair A, Saeed T., M.M. Ahmad, Jalali. S. and M.A. Hafeez.
International Conference of Andrology. P.313. 2001.
Wasim Ahmed, Sara Noci, M. Maqbool Ahmad, Tiziana
Sarno, Paolo Aridon, Mohammad Faiyaz-ul-Haq, Muhammad
Amin-ud-Din, Muhammad Arshad Raffique, Saeed ul Haq,
Maurizio De Fusco, Andrea Ballobio, Brunella Franco, Giorgio
Casari. Linkage mapping of a non-specific form of X-Linked
mental retardation (MRX53) in large Pakistani families.
American Journal of Medical Genetics 100:62. 2001.
Shahbaz Ahmad Qureshi, Zahid Aleem Malik, M. Maqbool
Ahmad, Inam-ul-Haq Khan, Muhammad Yaqoob, Waqar Ahmad.
Cardiac complications of thyriotoxicosis identifying the high
risk patient. PJC Vol. 12. No. 1&2: 27.2001.
M.R. Attique, M.M. Ahmad, Z.Ahmad, Muhammad Rafiq.
Sources of carry-over and possibilities of cultural control of
Pectinophora gossypiella (Saunders) in the Punjab. Pakistan.
M.R. Attique, Z.Ahmad, A.I. Mohyuddin and M.M. Ahmad.
Studies on Pectinophora gossypiella (Saunders) and its control
strategy in the Punjab, Pakistan. Pak. J. Zool. Vol. 33(2):
M.R. Attique, A. Ghaffar, M.M. Ahmad, Z.Ahmad and A.I.
Mohyuddin. Distribution of Helicoverpa armigera (Hubner),
9Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) eggs and larvae on cotton plant in
Pakistan. Bull. Fac. Agric. Cairo Univ. 52:669, 2001.
Naushaba Memon, Samina Jalali, M. Maqbool Ahmad.
Relationship of serum FSH in early follicular phase with
ovulation, mid-luteal serum progesterone and estradiol. Pak. J.
Shamim Alam, M.A. Hafeez and M.M. Ahmad.ABO & RH
Blood groups II: Markers of cardiovascular risk and
association with lipid and other related risk covariables in
Pakistani population. Proc. Pakistan Acad. Sci. 39(2):
Shamim Alam, M.A. Hafeez and M.M. Ahmad.ABO & RH
Blood groups II: Correlation of lipids and related factors with
risk of hyperlipidemia and cardiovascular disorder in the
population sample from Peshawar Area of Pakistan. Proc.
M. Zubair Qureshi, M.M. Ahmad, W.Ahmed. Effect of mother
tinctures of Gymnema sylvestre and Cephalendra indica on
diabetes type II. Pak. J. Med. Res. 41(3): 126. 2002.
Kamran Masud and M.M. Ahmad. Thyroid stimulating
hormone (TSH) level in cuthyroid patients with Goiter: a
Clinicopathological study. . Pak. J. Med. Res. 41(3): 101. 2002.
Syed Uzair Ahmed, Saeed Tariq, Samina Jalali and
M.Maqbool Ahmad. Environmental pollutant Aroclor 1242
(PCB) disrupt reproduction in male rhesus monkeys (Macaca
mulatto). Environmental Reseach Vol. 93:p 272.2003.
Tariq Mahmood, M.Maqbool Ahmad, Muhammad Sajjad
Nadeem. Profile of gonadal hormones in male and female
Houbara bustard during the year BERKUT. (Ukrainian Journal
Muhammad Bashir Awan, M.Maqbool Ahmad, Abdul Bari,
Aeromonas spop. Isolated from food and environment.
Pakistan J. Physiology.Vol.1(1-2): p15.2005.
Krovacek. Putative virulence factors of Aeromonas spp.
Isolated from food and environment in Abu Dhabi, United Arab
Emirates. Journal of Food Protection. Vol.69(7): p1713.2006.
Muhammad Bashir Awan, Ahmad Maqbool, Abdul Bari, Karel
Krovaeck. Antibiotic susceptibility profile of Aeromonas spp.
Isolates from food in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirites. Journel
of New Microbiologica. Vol.32: p 17-23. 2009.
Saira Mufti, M.Maqbool Ahmad, Yusuf Zafar, Mazhar
Qayyum. Phenotypic analysis of adult Fasciola spp from Potohar region of northern Punjab, Pakistan. Pak. J. Zool. In
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