Prof. Dr. A. N. Naqvi

Prof. Dr. A. N. Naqvi

Designation: Dean Faculty of Life Sciences

Phone: +925811 960066

Email: dr.naqvi@kiu.edu.pk

Status: Regular

Qualification

  • PhD Quaid-i-Azam University

Experience

  • Dean Faculty of Life Sciences;Dean Faculty of Sciences; Director Advanced Studies and Research; Chairperson Department of Biological Sciences; Chairperson of Department of Agriculture and Food Technology Karakorum International University
  • Member Animal Sciences Division Pakistan Agriculture Research Council

Awards

  • Best teacher's Award by Higher Education Commission of Pakistan in 2007

  • PARSA Millennium Award in 1999-2000 on research contribution by Pakistan Agricultural Research Council
  • Services of Master Trainer of rural women in Poultry Farming has been recognised by Poultry Development Centre Rawalpindi
  • Post Doc from International Livestock Research Institute, Nairobi on Genetic characterization of buffalo breeds with the help of micro satellites-2005
  • Post Doc on Molecular Methods in Livestock Genetics and Breeding from Biotechnology Lab, International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna Austria -2004
  • Post Doc from International Livestock Research Institute, Nairobi on Genetic characterization of sheep breeds of Pakistan-2001

Research Interests

  • Animal Production
  • Biotechnology
  • Genetics
  • Agriculture and Livestock
  • Medicinal plants
  • Molecular Biology

Publications

  • Mapping molecular diversity of indigenous goat genetic resources of Asia, Kathiravan Periasamya, S.M.F. Vahidi, Pradeepa Silva, M.O. Faruque, A.N. Naqvi, Muladno Basar, JianHua Cao, ShuHong Zhao, Le Thi Thuy , Rudolf Pichler, Mario Garcia Podesta, Mohammed Shamsuddin, Paul Boettcher , Jose Fernando Garcia, Jian-Lin Han, Paolo Ajmone Marsan, Adama Dialloa, Gerrit J. Viljoen 2016. Mapping molecular diversity of indigenous goat genetic resources of Asia. Small Ruminant Research. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.smallrumres.2016.12.032
  • Assessment of genetic diversity and structure of major sheep breeds from Pakistan , A. N. Naqvi, S. Mahmood, S.M.F. Vahidi, S. M. Abbas, Y.T. Utsunomiya, J. F. Garcia and Kathiravan Periasamy 2016. Assessment of genetic diversity and structure of major sheep breeds from Pakistan. Small Ruminant Research http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.smallrumres.2016.12.032.0921-4488/
  • Microsatellite based genetic diversity and mitochondrial DNA D-Loop variation in economically important goat breeds of Pakistan, A. N. Naqvi, J.F. Bukhari, S.M.F. Vahidi, Y.T. Utsunomiya, J.F. Garcia, Masroor Ellahi Babar, Jian-Lin Han , Rudolf Pichler , Kathiravan Periasamy. 2016. Microsatellite based genetic diversity and mitochondrial DNA D-Loop variation in economically important goat breeds of Pakistan. Small Ruminant Res.
  • Mitogenomic Meta-Analysis Identifies Two Phases of Migration in the History of Eastern Eurasian Sheep, Feng-Hua Lv,y, Wei-Feng Peng,y,Ji Yang,y,Yong-Xin Zhao,Wen-Rong Li, Ming-Jun Liu,Yue-Hui Ma,Qian-Jun Zhao,Guang-Li Yang, Feng Wang, Jin-Quan Li, Yong-Gang Liu, Zhi-Qiang Shen, Sheng-Guo Zhao,EEr Hehua, Neena A. Gorkhali, S. M. Farhad Vahidi, Muhammad Muladno, Arifa N. Naqvi, Jonna Tabell, Terhi Iso-Touru, Michael W. Bruford, Juha Kantanen, Jian-Lin Han, Meng-Hua Li, 2015. Mitogenomic Meta-Analysis Identifies Two Phases of Migration in the History of Eastern Eurasian Sheep. Molecular Biology and Evolution Advance Access doi:10.1093/molbev/msv139
  • Investigation of the genetic diversity of domestic Capra hircus breeds reared within an early goat domestication area in Iran, Vahidi, S.M. F., Tarang, A. R., Naqvi, A. N., Anbaran, M. F., Boettcher, P., Joost, S., Colli, L., Garcia, J. F. and Ajmone-Marsan, P., 2014. Investigation of the genetic diversity of domestic Capra hircus breeds reared within an early goat domestication area in Iran. Genetics Selection Evolution 2014, 46:27Pp 1-12 http://www.gsejournal.org/content/46/1/27
  • First Record of the Tribe Bulaeini (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) with Generic and species description from Pakistan, Ali, M., A. N. Naqvi, R. Perveen, K, Ahmad and I. Hussain 2014 First Record of the Tribe Bulaeini (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) with Generic and species description from Pakistan. Pakistan J of Zoology 46(5), pp 1475-1478
  • Health risk assessment of pit compost latrine at Oshkhandas Valley, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan, Hussain, S. A., Ahmad, K., Ali, S., Naqvi, A. N., Akbar M., Hyder, S., Abbas, Q., Ali, S., and Hassan, S. N. 2014, Health risk assessment of pit compost latrine at Oshkhandas Valley, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan. J. Bio. & Env. Sci. Vol. 5, No. 4, p. 195-203. ISSN: 2220-6663 (Print) 2222-3045 (Online) http://www.innspub.net
  • A Comparative Study of Wool Quality of Sheep Breeds in Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan, Khan, A. and A. N. Naqvi, 2014. A Comparative Study of Wool Quality of Sheep Breeds in Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan. Pakistan J. Zool., vol. 46(3), pp. 873-876
  • Serum Protein Levels in Goat Breeds of Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan, Khan, A., Baqir, T. and Naqvi, A. N. 2013. Serum Protein Levels in Goat Breeds of Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan. Pakistan J. Zool., vol. 45(4), pp. 0-0, 2013 (PJZ-1231-1A3)
  • Floristic inventory and ethno-botanical study of the Naltar Valley (Karakoram Range), Gilgit, Pakistan, Qamar, A., Qureshi, R., Naqvi,. A. N., Khan, S. W. and Hussain, I., 2013. Floristic inventory and ethno-botanical study of the Naltar Valley (Karakoram Range), Gilgit, Pakistan. Pak. J. Bot., 45(SI): 269-277
  • Agriculture Decision Support System for Pakistan, Abbas, S. M., Ahmad, R. F., Mujtaba, G., Ahmad, A., Shahzad, W. and Naqvi, A. N. 2013. Agriculture Decision Support System for Pakistan. eCanadian Journal of Technology and Scientific Management. Vol.1, Issue 2. Pp.01-25
  • Incidence of Livestock Diseases in Nomal and Naltar Valleys Gilgit, Pakistan, Naqvi, A. N. and Fatima, K. 2012. Incidence of Livestock Diseases in Nomal and Naltar Valleys Gilgit, Pakistan. Pakistan J. Agric. Res. Vol. 25 No. 1, Pp. 69-75
  • Gojali Goat Breed of Gilgit Baltistan Pakistan, Hussain, R. and Naqvi, A. N. 2010. Gojali Goat Breed of Gilgit Baltistan Pakistan. P. J. Agri. Res. 23(1-2) 98-102
  • Variation in chicken populations may affect the enzymatic activity of lysozyme, Tim Downing, Andrew T. Lloyd, Sarah Connell, David J. Lynn, AK Fazlul Haque Bhuiyan, Pradeepa Silva, A. N. Naqvi, Rahamame Sanfo, Racine-Samba Sow, Baitsi Podisi, Cliona O’Farrelly, Olivier Hanotte & Daniel G. Bradley. 2010 Variation in chicken populations may affect the enzymatic activity of lysozyme. Animal Genetics. 41(2)213-217; DOI 10.1111/j.1365-2052.2009.01974.
  • Contrasting evolution of diversity at two disease-associated chicken genes, Tim Downing, David J. Lynn, Sarah Connell, Andrew T. Lloyd, AK FazlulHaque Bhuiyan, Pradeepa Silva, Arifa. N. Naqvi, Rahamame Sanfo Racine-Samba Sow, Baitsi Podisi, Cliona O’Farrelly, Olivier Hanotte, Daniel G. Bradley. 2009. Contrasting evolution of diversity at two disease-associated chicken genes. Immunogenetics. 61(4): 303-314. DOI 10.1007/s00251-009-0359
  • Evidence of balanced diversity at the chicken interleukin 4 receptor alpha chain locus, Tim Downing, David J. Lynn, Sarah Connell, Andrew T. Lloyd, AK Fazlul Haque Bhuiyan, Pradeepa Silva, A. N. Naqvi, Rahamame Sanfo, Racine-Samba Sow, Baitsi Podisi, Olivier Hanotte, Cliona O’Farrelly & Daniel G. Bradley, 2009. Evidence of balanced diversity at the chicken interleukin 4 receptor alpha chain locus. BMC Evolutionary Biology. 9: 136-149 doi:10.1186/1471-2148-9-136
  • Effect of parity and season of calving on service period in Nili Ravi buffalo in Pakistan, Naqvi, A.N., 2000. Effect of parity and season of calving on service period in Nili Ravi buffalo in Pakistan. Asian Australasian J. Anim. Sci. 13(3)
  • Dry period in Nili Ravi buffalo in Pakistan, Naqvi, A.N., Shami, S.A. and Jalali, S. 1999. Dry period in Nili Ravi buffalo in Pakistan. Proc. Pak. Acad.Sci. 36(1)
  • Factors affecting birth weight in Nili Ravi buffalo calves, Naqvi, A.N. and Shami, S. A. 1999. Factors affecting birth weight in Nili Ravi buffalo calves. Pak. Vet. J. 19(3)
  • Evaluation of breeding bulls on the basis of milk production potential of their daughters in Nili-Ravi buffalo, Naqvi, A.N. and Shami, S.A. 1999. Evaluation of breeding bulls on the basis of milk production potential of their daughters in Nili-Ravi buffalo. Proceedings of the Pakistan Academy of Sciences. 36(2)
  • Applications of Molecular Biotechnologies in Animal Production: Potentials for developing countries, Naqvi, A. N., 2007. Applications of Molecular Biotechnologies in Animal Production: Potentials for developing countries. Advances in Biological Research1(3-4) 1-13
  • The Genetic Diversity of Trans-Caucasian Native Sheep Breeds, Hirbo, J., A. Muigai, A. N. Naqvi and O. Hanotte. 2006, The Genetic Diversity of Trans-Caucasian Native Sheep Breeds, Asian Australasian Journal of Animal Sciences 19(7) 943 - 952
  • Comparative performance of early and late maturing buffaloes in Pakistan, Naqvi, A.N. and Shami, S.A. 1999. Comparative performance of early and late maturing buffaloes in Pakistan. Asian Australasian J. Anim. Sci. 12(3)
  • Heat stress and performance of dairy cattle, Naqvi, A.N. and Khan, U.N. 1997. Heat stress and performance of dairy cattle. Sci. Tech. & Dev. 16(2)
  • Karyotype of Nili Ravi buffalo, Naqvi, A. N. and Baig, M.A. 1994. Karyotype of Nili Ravi buffalo. Buffalo Bulletin 13(3):61-63
  • Heat tolerance and milk production in pure bred and crossbred cows, Naqvi, A. N., Ghaffar, A., Khan, U.N., Mirza, M.A. and Pirzada, W.H. 1991. Heat tolerance and milk production in pure bred and crossbred cows. Pak. J. Agri. Res. 12(1)
  • Tasting ability of PTC in Pakistani human populations, Naqvi, A. N. 1985. Tasting ability of PTC in Pakistani human populations. Pak. J. Sci. and Indus. Res. 28(6)
  • Assortative mating for height in Pakistani arranged marriages, Ahmad, M., Gilbert, R.I. and Naqvi, A. N. 1985. Assortative mating for height in Pakistani arranged marriages. J. Biosocial. Sci. 17:211-214
  • Congenital Ectodermal Dysplasia, Naqvi, A. N. 1985. Congenital Ectodermal Dysplasia. J. Pak. Medical Association. 35:225
  • Dairy Goat Production Manual, Naqvi, A. N., 2010. Dairy Goat Production Manual. Pakistan Agricultural Research Council. Pp 24
  • The Impact of Existing Assessment System on Student’s Learning at Lower Secondary Level in Government Schools, Lone, A. H., Faraz Khan, M. Ramzan and A. N. Naqvi, 2009. The Impact of Existing Assessment System on Student’s Learning at Lower Secondary Level in Government Schools. PUTAJ Humanities and Social Sciences. Vol.16, 131-146
  • Age at first calving in Nili Ravi Buffalo in Pakistan, Naqvi, A.N. and Shami, S. A. 1999. Age at first calving in Nili Ravi Buffalo in Pakistan. Pak. J. Biol. Sci. 2(2).
  • Secondary sex ratio in Nili-Ravi buffalo, Naqvi, A.N. and Shami, S.A. 1999. Secondary sex ratio in Nili-Ravi buffalo. Pak. J. Biol. Sci. 2(3).
  • A Study of Growth Traits in Goat Breeds of Northern Areas of Pakistan, A. N. Naqvi and R. Hussain. 2009. A Study of Growth Traits in Goat Breeds of Northern Areas of Pakistan. Proceedings of International Symposium on Sustainable Improvement of Animal Production and Health organized by FAO/IAEA in Vienna Austria 8-13 June, 2009: 193-194
  • Goat Genetic Resources in Pakistan, Naqvi, A. N., 2006. Goat Genetic Resources in Pakistan. Animal Production and Health, Joint FAO/IAEA Programme www.iaea.org
  • Livestock Resources of Pakistan: Present Status & Future Trends, Afzal, M. and A.N. Naqvi 2004. Livestock Resources of Pakistan: Present Status & Future Trends. Science Vision 9(1-4)
  • Trisomy of X-chromosome in Nili-Ravi buffalo, Naqvi, A. N., 1994. Trisomy of X-chromosome in Nili-Ravi buffalo. Proceedings of Pakistan Dairy Congress, Karachi.
  • Dairy cattle crossbreeding, Naqvi, A. N., 1991. Dairy cattle crossbreeding. Progressive Farming. 11(1).
  • Dairy cattle breeding in Pakistan, Naqvi, A. N. and Jaffar, S.M. 1989. Dairy cattle breeding in Pakistan (book of 72 pages). Published by PARC, UDC636-082-9549 DDC636-082.
  • Genetics and dairy cattle breeding, Naqvi, A. N. 1989. Genetics and dairy cattle breeding. Agro. Vet. News. 1(4).
  • Dairy cattle crossbreeding and maintenance of exotic dairy cattle in Pakistan, Naqvi, A. N. 1989. Dairy cattle crossbreeding and maintenance of exotic dairy cattle in Pakistan. J. Anim. Health and Prod. 8(1-4).
  • Challenge faced by livestock Sector, Naqvi, A. N. 1989. Challenge faced by livestock Sector. Agro. Vet. News. 1(5).
  • Livestock Research & Development, Naqvi, A. N., 2005. Livestock Research & Development. Agro Veterinary News, 17(3)
  • Colour blindness in a Pakistani human population, Naqvi, A. N. 1988. Colour blindness in a Pakistani human population. Proceedings of 8th Pakistan Congress of Zoology, held on April 9-11, Peshawar University, Peshawar
  • First lactation performance of Sahiwal, Australian Illawara Shorthorn and their crossbreds, Naqvi, A. N., Bhatti, M.I. and Khan, U.N. 1986. First lactation performance of Sahiwal, Australian Illawara Shorthorn and their crossbreds. Pak. J. Anim. Health and Prod. 6:157-162.
  • Comparative productive performance of Sahiwal Australian Illawara Shorthorn and their crossbreds, Khan, U. N., Naqvi, A. N., Shah, S.K., Mirza, M.A. and Athar, I.H. 1986. Comparative productive performance of Sahiwal Australian Illawara Shorthorn and their crossbreds. Pak. J. Anim. Health and Prod. 6:165-177.
  • When livestock keeping meets conservation, Isis Victoriano Llopis, Andrea Giorgino and A. N. Naqvi 2013. When livestock keeping meets conservation, The Scientific Conference on Karakoram Resources and Climate Change: Glacier, Water and Ecosy¬stem. The Italian science and cooperation at the shadow of K2 September 09, 2013, Islamabad
  • Conservation of Local Flora of Gilgit-Baltistan under Climate Change Scenario, Ishtiaq Hussain, Amir Mohammad Khan, A. N. Naqvi, Khalil Ahmad and Ghulam Raza, 2013. Conservation of Local Flora of Gilgit-Baltistan under Climate Change Scenario, The Scientific Conference on Karakoram Resources and Climate Change: Glacier, Water and Ecosy¬stem. The Italian science and cooperation at the shadow of K2 September 09, 2013, Islamabad
  • Livestock production and disease status in Braldo Valley, Naqvi, A. N., Amjad Hussain, Israr Hussain and Rehmat Hussain, 2013 Livestock production and disease status in Braldo Valley , The Scientific Conference on Karakoram Resources and Climate Change: Glacier, Water and Ecosy¬stem. The Italian science and cooperation at the shadow of K2 September 09, 2013, Islamabad
  • Research Manual, Naqvi. A. N. 2008. Research Manual. Department of Biosciences, Karakurum International University Northern Areas, Gilgit
  • Country Report on Small Ruminants in Research Coordination Meeting of FAO project, Naqvi, A. N. 2007. Country Report on Small Ruminants in Research Coordination Meeting of FAO project “Small ruminant genetic recourses in Asia” 29th October to 2nd November, 2007 in Huazhong Agriculture University Wuhan, China
  • Genetic Characterization of small Ruminants, Naqvi, A. N. 2006. Genetic Characterization of small Ruminants presented in the Satellite symposium on Small Ruminants on 22nd September, 2006 in Busan, Korea
  • Current status of Livestock genetic resources in Pakistan , Naqvi, A. N., 2006., Current status of Livestock genetic resources in Pakistan Presented in the “International Seminar on Current status of global livestock genetic resources” held on 23rd September, 2006 at National Livestock Research Institute, Nomwon, Korea
  • Genetic diversity and population structure of indigenous goats from Asia, D.N. Mburu, B. Fan, S.M.F. Vahidi, M.O. Faruque, N.T. Binh, H.L.Nanayakkara, M.S.A. Zein, S. Mahmood, K. Li, L.T.Thuy, L.P. Silva, M. Muladno1, A. N. Naqvi, S.Z. Mirhoseinie, M.A. Alshaikh, H.G. Kibogo, P. Ajmone-Marsan, P.J. Boettcher, J.F. Garcia, O. Hanotte and H. Jianlin. 2006. Genetic diversity and population structure of indigenous goats from Asia. Proceedings of 12th Asian Australasian Animal Production Congress held on 18-22 September, 2006 in Busan, Korea Pp 193-194
  • Country Report on “Small Ruminant Genetic Resources of Pakistan, A. N. Naqvi, 2005. Country Report on “Small Ruminant Genetic Resources of Pakistan” Presented in Workshop of FAO/ IAEA Coordinated Research Project on 19-23 Sept.2005 at University of Bogor, Indonesia
  • Human Resources, Naqvi, A. N., 2006. Human Resources (2005-2006) published by Pakistan Agricultural Research Council. Pp172.
  • Human Resources, Naqvi, A. N., 2005. Human Resources (2004-2005) published by Pakistan Agricultural Research Council. Pp172.
  • Sheep Breeds of Pakistan, Naqvi., A. N. 2004. Sheep Breeds of Pakistan. Presented in workshop on Molecular Methods in Livestock Genetics and Breeding14-25 June 2004 at International Atomic Energy Agency , Vienna , Austria
  • Human Resources, Naqvi, A. N., 2004 Human Resources (2003-2004), published by Pakistan Agricultural Research Council. Pp170.
  • Compendium of Decisions, Naqvi, A. N., 2003 Compendium of Decisions, published by Pakistan Agricultural Research Council. Pp122
  • Animal Genetic Recourses of Pakistan, Naqvi, A. N. 2001., Animal Genetic Recourses of Pakistan presented at International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), Nairobi, Kenya on June 22, 2001
  • Gestation period and birth weight in buffaloes., Naqvi, A.N. and Shami, S.A. 1996. Gestation period and birth weight in buffaloes. Proceedings of DAAD Followup Seminar on Environmental Hormonal and Biorhythm Mechanism Controlling Biological Systems, held on April 17-21, Islamabad.
  • Cytogenetics, Naqvi, A. N. 1995. Cytogenetics. Presented in International Seminar on Conservation of Animal Genetic Resources in Pakistan arranged by FAO and PARC
  • Leucoderma or Vitiligo: Proposal for Cytogenetical investigations, Naqvi, A. N. 1986. Leucoderma or Vitiligo: Proposal for Cytogenetical investigations. Proceedings of National Forum on Cytogenetics held on April 20-22, Islamabad.
  • Ecological status of Chemobari Lake, Naltar Giglit Baltistan Pakistan, Baig, J., Naqvi, A. N. and Khan, B. 2014, Ecological status of Chemobari Lake, Naltar Giglit Baltistan Pakistan. International Conference on Forests, Soil and Rural Livelihoods in a Changing Climate. 27 - 30 September 2014, Dhulikhel, Kavre, Nepal
  • Investigations into chemical composition and in-sacco degradability of sea-buckthorn leaves for ruminant livestock in Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan, Ishrat Roomi,Tika Khan, Shamsher Ali and A.N. Naqvi, 2015. Investigations into chemical composition and in-sacco degradability of sea-buckthorn leaves for ruminant livestock in Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan. Journal of Biodiversity and Environmental Sciences 07/2015; 7(1):97-102.
  • Assessment of gastrointestinal parasites in pit latrine samples from Majjini Mohallah Gilgit, Pakistan, Hussain, S. A., Ahmad, K., Ali, S., Naqvi, A. N., Abbas, Q., Hussain, M., Hassan, S. N., Ali, S., Akbar M., Hyder, S. and Khan, M. H. 2014. Assessment of gastrointestinal parasites in pit latrine samples from Majjini Mohallah Gilgit, Pakistan, J. Bio. & Env. Sci. Vol. 5, No. 4, p. 311-316, http://www.innspub.net)
  • The colossal influence of biological fertilization on medicinal and aromatic plants, Hussain, S. A., Ahmad, K., Naqvi, A. N., Khan, T., Nafees, M. A., Hussain, M., Abass, Q., Ali, M., Akber, M. and Khan, S. W. 2014. The colossal influence of biological fertilization on medicinal and aromatic plants, J. Bio. & Env. Sci. Vol. 5, No. 5, p. 299-314, http://www.innspub.net
  • The Tribe Scymnini (Coccinellidae: Coleoptera) From Sindh Province, Pakistan, Ali, M., R. Perveen, A. N. Naqvi, K. Ahmed,G. Raza,and I. Hussain. 2015 The Tribe Scymnini (Coccinellidae: Coleoptera) From Sindh Province, Pakistan. Journal of Insect Science. 15(1): 146; DOI: 10.1093/jisesa/iev105 http://jinsectscience.oxfordjournals.org/
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