Dr. Shakoor  Ahmad

Dr. Shakoor Ahmad

Assistant Professor
Agricultural University Peshawar, Pakistan


Highest Degree
Ph.D. in Biological Sciences from Utrecht University, Netherlands

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Area of Interest:

Plant and Soil Sciences
100%
Plant Pathology
62%
Insect Ecology
90%
Plant Cell Biology
75%
Pharmaceutical Sciences
55%

Selected Publications

  1. Ud Din, R., S. Khan, N. Imtiaz, S. Aslam and S. Ahmad et al., 2017. Study on quality and efficacy of commercial tylosin and doxycycline products against local isolates of mycoplasma in broilers. Pak. J. Pharm. Sci., 30: 541-549.
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  2. Shah, M.K., U. Saddique, S. Ahmad, Y. Hayat, S. ur Rahman, M.F. Hassan and T. Ali, 2017. Isolation rate and antimicrobial susceptibility profiles of Mycoplasma mycoides subspecies Capri field isolates from sheep and goats in Pakistan. Small Rumin. Res., 153: 118-122.
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  3. Shah, M.K., U. Saddique, S. Ahmad, A. Iqbal and A. Ali et al., 2017. Molecular characterization of local isolates of Mycoplasma capricolum sub specie Capripneumoniae in goats (Capra hircus) of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. Pak. Vet. J., 37: 90-94.
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  4. Khan, H., M. Khan, M.S. Qureshi, S. Ahmad and A. Gohar et al., 2017. Effect of green tea extract (Camellia sinensis)on fertility indicators of post-thawed bullspermatozoa. Pak. J. Zool., 49: 1243-1249.
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  5. Jan, R., U. Sadique, Z. Ul-Hassan, K. Farid, S. Ahmad, S. Khan and H. Khan, 2017. Toxico-pathological and reproductive effects of concurrent oral administration of ochratoxin a and endosulfan in pregnant rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus). Pak. Vet. J., 37: 19-24.
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  6. Gul, H., S. Khan, Z. Shah, S. Ahmad, M. Israr and M. Hussain, 2017. Effects of local sodium bentonite as aflatoxin binder and its effects on production performance of laying hens. Kafkas Univ. Vet. Fak. Derg., 23: 31-37.
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  7. Adnan, M., H. Khan, J. Kashif, S. Ahmad and A. Gohar et al., 2017. Clonal expansion of sulfonamide resistant Escherichia coli isolates recovered from diarrheic calves. Pak. Vet. J., 37: 230-232.
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  8. Tariq, M., A.B. Kalhoro, M.S. Sarwar, H. Khan, S. Ahmad, S.M. Hassan and A. Zahoor, 2016. Effects of medetomidine on serum glucose in cattle calves. Pak. J. Pharm. Sci., 29: 941-944.
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  9. Qureshi, M.U., M.S. Qureshi, R. Khan, Abdur Rahman and S.M. Sohail et al., 2016. Relationship of blood metabolites with reproductive cyclicity in dairy cows. Indian J. Anim. Res., 50: 338-348.
  10. Naz, S., M. Idris, M.A. Khalique, Zia-Ur-Rahman and I.A. Alhidary et al., 2016. The activity and use of zinc in poultry diets. World's Poult. Sci. J., 72: 159-167.
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  11. Khan, S., S. Naz, A. Sultan, I.A. Alhidary and M.M. Abdelrahman et al., 2016. Worm meal: A potential source of alternative protein in poultry feed. World's Poult. Sci. J., 72: 93-102.
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  12. Khan, I., M.S. Qureshi, S. Ahmad, S. Akhtar, H. Khan and Ghufranullah, 2016. Effect of lactation and breed on reproductive cyclicity under various states of oxidative stress in dairy cattle breeds. Pak. J. Zool., 48: 1431-1441.
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  13. Abdul Wahab, H. Khan, S. Ahmad, M.S. Qureshi and M. Younas et al., 2016. Biochemical profile of local rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus ) during successful pregnancy under backyard production system. Pak. J. Zool., 48: 625-630.
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  14. Khan, H., M.M. Rind, S. Ahmad, M.U. Mehmood and A. Sultan et al., 2015. Gross morphometric features of the epididymis in adult male pakistani goats (Capra hircus). Pak. J. Zool., 47: 574-578.
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  15. Elek, H., L. Smart, S. Ahmad, A. Anda, C. Werner and J. Pickett, 2014. A comparison of the levels of hydroxamic acids in Aegilops speltoides and a hexaploid wheat and effects on Rhopalosiphum padi behaviour and fecundity. Acta Biol. Hungarica, 65: 38-46.
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  16. Elek, H., L. Smart, J. Martin, S. Ahmad and R. Gordon‐Weeks et al., 2013. The potential of hydroxamic acids in tetraploid and hexaploid wheat varieties as resistance factors against the bird‐cherry oat aphid, Rhopalosiphum padi. Ann. Applied Boil., 162: 100-109.
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  17. Elek, H., L. Smart, J. Martin, S. Ahmad and R. Gordon-Weeks et al., 2013. Hydroxamic acids in Aegilops species and effects on Rhopalosiphum padi behaviour and fecundity. Bull. Insectol., 66: 213-220.
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  18. Neal, A.L., S. Ahmad, R. Gordon-Weeks and J. Ton, 2012. Benzoxazinoids in root exudates of maize attract Pseudomonas putida to the rhizosphere. PloS One, Vol. 7. 10.1371/journal.pone.0035498.
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  19. Ullah, N., M.A. Khan, H. Ali, N. Altaf, S. Ahmad, G. Ahmed and M. ud Din, 2011. Importance of white flowered Mirabilis jalapa with respect to its phytochemical and antimicrobial screening. Afr. J. Pharm. Pharmacol., 5: 2694-2697.
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  20. Ahmad, S., N. Veyrat, R. Gordon-Weeks, S. Lasley and J. Martin, et al., 2011. Benzoxazinoid metabolites regulate innate immunity against aphids and fungi in maize. Plant Physiol., 157: 317-327.
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  21. Ahmad, S., M. van Hulten, J. Martin, C.M. Pieterse, S.C. van Wees and J. Ton, 2011. Genetic dissection of basal defence responsiveness in accessions of Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant, Cell Environ., 34: 1191-1206.
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  22. Ahmad, S., R.U.T.H. Gordon‐Weeks, J. Pickett and J. Ton, 2010. Natural variation in priming of basal resistance: From evolutionary origin to agricultural exploitation. Mol. Plant Pathol., 11: 817-827.
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