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Name: Jamil Ahmad
Discipline: Biological Sciences Institution: Balochistan University of Information Technology
Gender: Male Department: Biotechnology and Informatics
Specialization: Molecular Biology and Molecular Genetics Present Position: Associate Professor
Address: Takatu Campus, Airport Road, Balili, Quetta City: Quetta
Email:, Phone: 0345-678-9775
Fax: CNIC: 35202-8970153-1

Education History
Field of Study
B.Ed /Bs.Ed (Hons) Zoology, Chemistry, Botany Govt. College/University of Education for Science, Township, Lahore
MA/MSc Botany Forman Christian College/University Lahore
MPhil Molecular Biology CEMB, University of the Punjab, Lahore
PhD Molecular Biology CEMB, University of the Punjab, Lahore
2007 - 2010
PostDoc Molecular Genetics IARC-WHO, Lyon, France

 Professional Experience
Institution/ Organization
Position / Job Title
BUITEMS Associate Professor/HOD
BUITEMS Assistant Professor
BUITEMS Lecturer

Research Interests
  Human Genetics

 Publications in Journals
1. Kakar N, Goebel I, Daud S, Nrnberg G, Agha N, Ahmad A, Nrnberg P, Kubisch C, Ahmad J, Borck G. "A homozygous splice site mutation in TRAPPC9 causes intellectual disability and microcephaly." (2012) Eur J Med Genet Vol:55(12) pp:727-731 (Journal)
2. Borck G, Kakar N, Hoch J, Friedrich K, Freudenberg J, Nrnberg G, Yilmaz R, Daud S, Baloch DM, Nrnberg P, Oldenburg J, Ahmad J, Kubisch C. "An Alu repeat-mediated genomic GCNT2 deletion underlies congenital cataracts and adult i blood group." (2012) Human Genetics Vol:131 pp:209-216 (Journal)
3. Ahmad J, Le Calvez-Kelm F, Daud S, Voegele C, Valle M, Ahmad A, Kakar N, McKay JD, Gaborieau V, Lon M, Sinilnikova O, Sangrajrang S, Tavtigian SV, Lesueur F. "Detection of BRCA1/2 mutations in breast cancer patients from Thailand and Pakistan" (2012) Clinical Genetics Vol:82 pp:594-598 (Journal)
4. Baloch AH, Shuja J, Daud S, Ahmed M, Ahmad A, Tareen M, Khan F, Kakar MA, Baloch DM, Kakar N, Naseeb HK, Ahmad J. "Various aspects, patterns and risk factors in breast cancer patients of Balochistan." (2012) Asian Pac J Cancer Prev Vol:13 pp:4013-4016 (Journal)
5. Borck G, Ur Rehman A, Lee K, Pogoda HM, Kakar N, von Ameln S, Grillet N, Hildebrand MS, Ahmed ZM, Nrnberg G, Ansar M, Basit S, Javed Q, Morell RJ, Nasreen N, Shearer AE, Ahmad A, Kahrizi K, Shaikh RS, Ali RA, Khan SN, Goebel I, Meyer NC, Kimberling WJ, Webster JA, Stephan DA, Schiller MR, Bahlo M, Najmabadi H, Gillespie PG, Nrnberg P, Wollnik B, Riazuddin S, Smith RJ, Ahmad W, Mller U, Hammerschmidt M, Friedman TB, Riazuddin S, Leal SM, Ahmad J, Kubisch C. "Loss-of-function mutations of ILDR1 cause autosomal-recessive hearing impairment DFNB42." (2011) American Journal of Human Genetics Vol:88 pp:127-137 (Journal)
6. Ahmad A, Daud S, Kakar N, Nrnberg G, Nrnberg P, Babar ME, Thoenes M, Kubisch C, Ahmad J, Bolz HJ. "Identification of a novel LCA5 mutation in a Pakistani family with Leber congenital amaurosis and cataracts." (2011) Molecular Vision Vol:17 pp:1940-1945 (Journal)
7. Malik S, Kakar N, Hasnain S, Ahmad J, Wilcox ER, Naz S. "demiology of Van der Woude syndrome from mutational analyses in affected patients from Pakistan." (2010) Clinical Genetics Vol:78 pp:247-256 (Journal)
8. Ahmad J, Khan SN, Khan SY, Ramzan K, Riazuddin S, Ahmed ZM, Wilcox ER, Friedman TB, Riazuddin S. "DFNB48, a new nonsyndromic recessive deafness locus, maps to chromosome 15q23-q25.1." (2005) Human Genetics Vol:116 pp:407-412 (Journal)
9. Riaz N, Steinberg S, Ahmad J, Pluzhnikov A, Riazuddin S, Cox NJ, Drayna D. "Genomewide significant linkage to stuttering on chromosome 12." (2005) American Journal of Human Genetics Vol:76 pp:647-651 (Journal)
10. Ahmed ZM, Riazuddin S, Ahmad J, Bernstein SL, Guo Y, Sabar MF, Sieving P, Riazuddin S, Griffith AJ, Friedman TB, Belyantseva IA, Wilcox ER. "PCDH15 is expressed in the neurosensory epithelium of the eye and ear and mutant alleles are responsible for both USH1F and DFNB23." (2003) Human Molecular Genetics Vol:15 pp:3215-3223 (Journal)

Post-Graduate Supervision
Type Role  No. of Students Supervised & Awarded Degrees  No. of Students In Progress
HEC Funded Non-HEC Funded
PhD Supervisor 3
MS/MPhil Supervisor 17 1 3

 Research Grants/Projects
1. "Genetic and Molecular studies for identification of genes involved with mental retardation in Pakistani population"  (4.01 million)  By: HEC  (2009-2012)  Dr. Jamil Ahmad  Dr. Abdul Majeed Cheema 

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 15, 2013