Dr Muhammad Imran

Dr Muhammad Imran

Assistant Professor

PhD Biomolecular Sciences (The University of Manchester, UK)
MPhil Biotechnology (NIBGE, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad)
Ext: 552
Room # 337, Armacost Science Building

Over 10 years of teaching and research experience in various institutions in UK and Pakistan; member biological sciences faculty at FCCU since October 2013; served as Assistant Professor NIBGE, Faisalabad; worked as Protein Scientist in leading biotech industry Syngenta UK, served as visiting Scientist at The University of Manchester, UK; worked as Assistant Research Officer at AARI, Faisalabad; supervised research in the areas of molecular biology, structural biology, protein expression and purification, enzyme engineering and food biotechnology.

Research interests:  Industrial Enzyme Engineering, Structural Biology, Traits Development

Publications:

  • Ullah R, Shah MA, Tufail S, Ismat F, Imran M, Iqbal M, Mirza O and Moazur Rhaman (2016) Activity of the Human Rhinovirus 3C Protease Studied in Various Buffers, Additives and Detergents Solutions for Recombinant Protein Production. PLoS ONE 11(4): e0153436. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0153436
  • Muhammad Saleem, Stephen M. Prince, Stephen Rigby, Muhammad Imran, Holly Sanders, Hema Patel, Hannah Chan, Ian M. Feavers & Jeremy P. Derrick*. (2012) Use of a molecular decoy to segregate transport from antigenicity in the FrpB iron transporter from Neisseria meningitides PLoS ONE 8(2): e56746. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0056746
  • Tehseen, M., Imran, M., Ali, S., Hussain, M., Mansoor, S. and Zafar, Y. (2010) Development of male sterility by silencing Bcp1 gene of Arabidopsis through RNA interference. J.Biotechnology 9(19): 2736-2741.
  • Khan, M.A., Zulkiffal, M.,Imran, M. and Rahman, A.U. (2004) Evaluation of planting time and seeding rate in wheat (Triticum aestivum ) Journal of Agricultural Research 42(2):163-169.