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Dr. Iqbal Hussain

Associate Professor Botany

Name: Dr. Iqbal Hussain
Designation: Associate Professor
Department: Botany
Faculty: Life Sciences
Sr Degree Institute From To
1 Postdoctorate Other University 2016 2017
2 Ph.D University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 2004 2009
3 Master Or Equivalent Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan 1993 1995
4 Graduation Or Equivalent Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan 1990 1992
5 Intermedite Or Equivalent BISE D.G. Khan 1988 1990
6 Matriculation Or Equivalent BISE Multan 1986 1988
Sr# Authors Paper Title Journal Page# Pub. Year Volume# Impact Factor HEC Rec. View
1 IQBAL HUSSAIN , MUHAMMAD ARSLAN ASHRAF, RIZWAN RASHEED, ANUM ASGHAR, MUHAMMAD ASIM SAJID, MUHAMMAD IQBAL Exogenous application of silicon at the boot stage decreases accumulation of cadmium in wheat grains Brazilian Journal of Botany 223-234 2015 38 .734 Y
2 IQBAL HUSSAIN*, RIZWAN RASHEED, SAQIB MAHMOOD, ABIDA PARVEEN, ISLAM-UD-DIN AND ABDUL WAHID Seasonal variations in growth and nutrients of two maize varieties under glasshouse generated heat stress International Journal of Agriculture and Biology 233-240 2015 17 .734 Y
3 MUHAMMAD IQBAL*, IQBAL HUSSAIN, HENA LIAQAT, M. ARSLAN ASHRAF , RIZWAN RASHEED , AZIZ UR REHMAN Exogenously applied selenium reduces oxidative stress and induces heat tolerance in spring wheat Plant Physiology and Biochemistry 95-103 2015 94 2.928 Y
4 MUHAMMAD IBRAHIM, IQBAL HUSSAIN*, NUSRAT HUSSAIN, ARRUJE HAMEED, TAHIR FAROOQ, AMJAD HUSSAIN, MUHAMMAD SAJID HAMID AKASH AND SHABBIR HUSSAIN Amberinone , a new guaianolide from Amberboa ramosa Natural Product Research 110-114 2016 30 1.057 Y
5 ABIDA PERVEEN, ABDUL WAHID, SAQIB MAHMOOD, IQBAL HUSSAIN, RIZWAN RASHEED Possible mechanism of medium-supplemented thiourea in improving growth, gas exchange, and photosynthetic pigments in cadmium-stressed maize (Zea mays) Brazillian Journal of Botany 71-79 2015 38 .734 Y
6 MUHAMMAD ARSLAN ASHRAF, RIZWAN RASHEED, IQBAL HUSSAIN, MUHAMMAD IQBAL, MUHAMMAD ZULQURNAIN HAIDER, SADIA PARVEEN AND MUHAMMAD ASIM SAJID Hydrogen peroxide modulates antioxidant system and nutrient relation in maize (Zea mays L.) under water-deficit conditions Archives of Agronomy and Soil Science 507-523 2015 61 1.118 Y
7 MUHAMMAD ARSLAN ASHRAF, MUHAMMAD IQBAL, IQBAL HUSSAIN, AND RIZWAN RASHEED Physiological and biochemical approaches for salinity tolerance. Managing Salt Tolerance in Plants: Molecular and Genomic Perspective Book name (Managing Salt Tolerance in Plants) 79-114 2015 0 0 N
8 RIZWAN RASHEED, MUHAMMAD ARSLAN ASHRAF, IQBAL HUSSAIN, ABIDA PARVEEN, RIZWAN ALAM AND MUHAMMAD IQBAL Physiological and biochemical markers to optimize sugar mill wastewater for irrigation in maize (Zea mays L.) crop Brazilian Journal of Botany 51-61 2015 38 .734 Y
9 SODAH BINT MUSTAFA, ZAHID MEHMOOD, NAHEED AKHTER, ABIDA KAUSER, IQBAL HUSSAIN, ABID RASHID, MUHAMMAD AKRAM, IMTIAZ MAHMOOD TAHIR, NAVEED MUNIR,MUHAMMAD RIAZ, SAMIA GUL NIAZI, ABID ALI, MUHAMMAD MUDASSAR ASHRAF, UMBREEN NAZ, HAMMAD AHMED, SM ALI SHAH Medicinal plants and management of Diabetes Mellitus: A review Pakistan Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 1885-1891 2016 29 .682 Y
10 MUHAMMAD IQBAL, IQBAL HUSSAIN, ASMA HABIB, MUHAMMAD ARSLAN ASHRAF, AND RIZWAN RASHEED Effect of semi-arid environment on some nutritional and anti-nutritional attributes of calendula (Calendula officinalis) Journal of Chemistry 1-8 2015 2015 .996 Y
11 IQBAL HUSSAIN*, MUHAMMAD ARSLAN ASHRAF, RIZWAN RASHEED , MUHAMMAD IQBAL , MUHAMMAD IBRAHIM , AND SHAMILA ASHRAF Heat shock increases oxidative stress to modulate growth and physico-chemical attributes in diverse maize cultivars International Agrophysics 519-531 2016 30 1.067 Y
12 RIZWAN RASHEED, ABDUL WAHID, IQBAL HUSSAIN, SAQIB MAHMOOD AND ABIDA PERVEEN Partial repair of salinity-induced damage to sprouting sugarcane buds by proline and glycinebetaine pretreatment Protoplasma 803-813 2016 253 2.343 Y
13 SAQIB MAHMOOD, TARIQ MAHMOOD, IQBAL HUSSIAN*, SADIA JAVED, BEENISH AFZAL, FREEHA GHAFFAR, MUHAMMAD IQBAL, MUHAMMAD AKRAM, AND SYED MUHAMMAD ALI SHAH Efficacy of differently applied tyrosine and tryptophan for modulation of phenolic metabolism in trachyspermum ammi (L.) sprague seedlings Pakistan Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 1847-1851 2016 29 .682 Y
14 SAQIB MEHMOOD, IQBAL HUSSAIN, MUHAMMAD ARSLAN ASHRAF, ABIDA PERVEEN, SADIA JAVED, MUHAMMAD IQBAL, BEENISH AFZAL Tyrosine-priming modulates phenylpropanoid pathway in maize grown under different pH regimes Cereal Research Communications 214-224 2017 45 .496 Y
15 MUHAMMAD ARSLAN ASHRAF, IQBAL HUSSAIN, RIZWAN RASHEED, MUHAMMAD IQBAL, MUHAMMAD RIAZ, MUHAMMAD SALEEM ARIF Advances in microbe-assisted reclamation of heavy metal contaminated soils over the last decade: A review. Journal of Environmental Management 132-143 2017 198 4.01 Y
16 MUHAMMAD IBRAHIM, KANWAL REHMAN, IQBAL HUSSAIN, TAHIR FAROOQ, BISHARAT ALI, IRUM MAJEED, MUHAMMAD SAJID HAMID AKASH Ethnopharmacological investigations of phytochemical constituents isolated from genus Cuscuta Critical Reviews��� in Eukaryotic Gene Expression 113-150 2017 27 1.559 Y
17 SUMAIRA QUTAB, MUHAMMAD IQBAL, RIZWAN RASHEED, MUHAMMAD ASHRAF, IQBAL HUSSAIN & NUDRAT AKRAM Root zone selenium reduces cadmium toxicity by modulating tissue specific growth and metabolism in maize (Zea mays L.) Archives of Agronomy and Soil Science 1900-1911 2017 63 2.137 Y
18 IQBAL HUSSAIN*, ASIF SIDDIQUE, MUHAMMAD ARSLAN ASHRAF, RIZWAN RASHEED, MUHAMMAD IBRAHIM, MUHAMMAD IQBAL, SOBIA AKBAR, MUHAMMAD IMRAN Does exogenous application of ascorbic acid modulate growth, photosynthetic pigments and oxidative defense in okra (Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench) under lead stress? Acta Physiologia Plantarum 144 2017 39 1.364 Y
19 IQBAL HUSSAIN*, MUHAMMAD ARSLAN ASHRAF, RIZWAN RASHEED, MUHAMMAD IQBAL, MUHAMMAD IBRAHIM, TANZELLA ZAHID, SUMAIRA THIND & FARHAN SAEED Cadmium-induced perturbations in growth, oxidative defense system, catalase gene expression and fruit quality in tomato International Journal of Agriculture and Biology 61-68 2017 16 .746 Y
20 RIZWAN RASHEED, MUHAMMAD IQBAL, MUHAMMAD ARSLAN ASHRAF, IQBAL HUSSAIN, FAHAD SHAFIQ, ATIQA YOUSAF AND AHMAD ZAHEER Glycine betaine counteracts the inhibitory effects of waterlogging on growth, photosynthetic pigments, oxidative defense system, nutrient composition and fruit quality in tomato The Journal of Horticultural Science & Biotechnology 385-391 2018 93 .715 Y
21 RIZWAN RASHEED, MUHAMMAD ARSLAN ASHRAF���, SEHRISH KAMRAN, MUHAMMAD IQBAL, AND IQBAL HUSSAIN Menadione sodium bisulphite mediated growth, secondary metabolism, nutrient uptake and oxidative defense in okra (Abelmoschus esculentus Moench) under cadmium stress Journal of Hazardous Materials 604-614 2018 360 6.434 Y
22 MUHAMMAD IBRAHIM, KANWAL REHMAN, ANEEZA RAZZAQ, IQBAL HUSSAIN, TAHIR FAROOQ, AMJAD HUSSAIN, MUHAMMAD SAJID HAMID AKASH Investigations of phytochemical constituents and their pharmacological properties isolated from genus utrica: Critical review and analysis Critical Reviews��� in Eukaryotic Gene Expression 25-66 2018 28 1.734 Y
23 MUHAMMAD NAVEED IQBAL, RIZWAN RASHEED, MUHAMMAD YASIN ASHRAF, MUHAMMAD ARSLAN ASHRAF, & IQBAL HUSSAIN Exogenously applied zinc and copper mitigate salinity effect in maize (Zea mays L.) by improving key physiological and biochemical attributes Environmental Science and Pollution Research 23883���23896 2018 25 2.741 Y
24 MUHAMMAD ARSLAN ASHRAF, ALI AKBAR, ABIDA PARVEEN, RIZWAN RASHEED, IQBAL HUSSAIN, AND MUHAMMAD IQBAL Phenological application of selenium differentially improves growth, oxidative defense and ion homeostasis in maize under salinity stress Plant Physiology and Biochemistry 268-280 2018 23 2.718 Y
25 ABIDA PARVEEN, IQBAL HUSSAIN*, RIZWAN RASHEED, SAQIB MAHMOOD, AND ABDUL WAHID Potential of thiourea in modifying membrane stability, osmoprotectants, vitamins and antioxidants levels under cadmium stress in maize International Journal of Agriculture and Biology 2862���2870 2018 20 .869 Y
26 ABIDA KAUSER, SYED MUHAMMAD ALI SHAH, NAEEM IQBAL, MIAN ANJUM MURTAZA, IQBAL HUSSAIN, ASMA IRSHAD, SUHAILA NASIR, MUHAMMAD AKRAM, NAVEED MUNIR, MUHAMMAD RIAZ In vitro antioxidant and cytotoxic potential of methanolic extracts of selected indigenous medicinal plants Progress in Nutrition 706-712 2018 20 .323 Y
27 15. IQBAL HUSSAIN*, ABIDA PARVEEN, RIZWAN RASHEED, MUHAMMAD ARSLAN ASHRAF, MUHAMMAD IBRAHIM, SAIMA RIAZ, ZARBHAKHAT AFZAAL, AND MUHAMMAD IQBAL Exogenous silicon modulates growth, physio-chemicals and antioxidants in barley (Hordeum vulgare L.) exposed to different temperature regimes Silicon 2753���2762 2019 11 1.21 Y
28 15. IQBAL HUSSAIN*, ABIDA PARVEEN, RIZWAN RASHEED, MUHAMMAD ARSLAN ASHRAF, MUHAMMAD IBRAHIM, SAIMA RIAZ, ZARBHAKHAT AFZAAL, AND MUHAMMAD IQBAL Exogenous silicon modulates growth, physio-chemicals and antioxidants in barley (Hordeum vulgare L.) exposed to different temperature regimes. Silicon 2753���2762 2019 11 1.21 Y
29 WASEEM BASHIR, SUMERA ANWAR, QIANG ZHAO, IQBAL HUSSAIN, FUTI XIE* Interactive effect of drought and cadmium stress on soybean root morphology and gene expression Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 90-104 2019 175 4.527
Sr Post Held Institute / Organization Duration Experience (Y/M/D)
Sr Country Funding Agency Duration (Y/M/D) Purpose
1 JAPAN PHEC 1/0/0 POSTDOC Training
Sr Institute Certificate Year Attended Major Subject
1 Govt. Elementary College Kot Adu (M.Garh) CERTIFICATED TEACHER (CT) 1992-1993 Science
2 Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad B.ED 1996-1997 Teaching of Biology and Chemistry
3 Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad M.ED 2000-2002 Teacher Education
4 Govt. F.B Ghousia Degree 333 F.B. Farid Abad, Toba Tak Sing, Punjab, Pakistan COMPUTER DIPLOMA IN OFFICE MANAGEMENT 2003-2004 Office management
5 Department of Environmental Life Science, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan POSTDOCTORATE 2016-2017 Genomic Squencing