Dr. Tehseen Fatima

Dr. Tehseen Fatima


Dr. Tehseen Fatima


Associate Professor




Dow College of Biotechnology, Serobiology Building, 3rd Floor, DUHS, Ojha Campus


Ph.D (Infection and Immunity), University of Glasgow (UK)



  • Fatima T, Amin R, Nadeem J, Khalid A, Khan MM, Shaikh A. Analysis of GATA-1, FoxO3 and pRb Gene expression and assessment of longevity associated FoxO3 rs2802292 polymorphism in transfusion dependent β-thalassemia major patients. Journal of Xi’an Shiyou University, Natural Science Edition. VOLUME 20 ISSUE 03 MARCH 2024.
  • •Neha Baqai, Rafat Amin, Tehseen Fatima, Zeba Ahmed, Nousheen Faiz. Expression Profiling of EMT Transcriptional Regulators ZEB1 and ZEB2 in Different Histopathological Grades of Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma Patients. Current Genomics. 15 February 2024.
  • T Fatima, S Khan, MM Khan, R Kamran, MW Uddin, S Sohrab. Oxidative Stress in Beta-thalassemia Patients: Role of Enzymatic and Non-enzymatic Modulators. Protein and Peptide Letters 30 (12), 1030-1037.
  • •Kulsoom Bibi, Tehseen Fatima, Saba Sohrab, Ghulam Haider, Shamshad Zarina, Amber Ilyas. Polymorphic Variants of ASS1 Gene Related to Arginine Metabolism and the Risk of HCC. Protein and Peptide letters. May 23
  • •Fatima, T., Khan, S., Khan, M. M., Kamran, R., Uddin, M. W., & Sohrab, S. (2023). Oxidative Stress in Beta-thalassemia Patients: Role of Enzymatic and Non-enzymatic Modulators. Protein and Peptide Letters30(12), 1030-1037.
  • • Sahar N, Arif S, Iqbal S, Riaz S, Fatima T, Ara J, Banks J. Effect of drying surfaces & physical attributes on the development of Aflatoxins (AFs) in red chilies. Journal of Food Processing and Preservation.:e16173.
  • • Majeed MM, Ahmed I, Roome T, Fatima T, Amin R. Association between Interleukin-1β Gene Polymorphism and Chronic Periodontitis. European Journal of Dentistry. 2021 Jul 24.
  • • Amin R, Khan S, Zeb TF, Ali S, Baqai N, Baqai M, Shuja S. Knowledge and attitudes toward genetically modified (GM) food among health sciences university students in Karachi, Pakistan. Nutrition & Food Science. 2021 May 5.
  • • Zehravi M, Wahid M, Ashraf J, Fatima T. Whole-Exome Sequencing Identifies Small Mutations in Pakistani Muscular Dystrophy Patients. Genetic Testing and Molecular Biomarkers. 2021 Mar 1;25(3):218-26.
  • • Mehmood A, Zeb TF*, Amin R, Waseem HF, Anjum F, Mahmood A, Shaikh A. Effects of Carbonated Drinks on Bone Health of Young Adults: a study conducted amongst students of Health University. Pakistan Journal of Medical & Health Science. 2020. 14(4):850
  • • Sadaf Khan, Basma Aziz, Urooj Ishrat, Tehseen Fatima Zeb, Rafat Amin, Shaukat Ali. Comparative Evaluation of Salivary Protein Profile and Oxidative Stress Status among Smokers/ Non-Smokers. Pakistan Journal of Medical & Health Science. 2020. 14(4):755 4
  • • Khan S, Amin R, Ali S, Zeb TF, Haider MS, Tarar OM. Comparative analysis of the nutritional components of different parts of Moringa oleifera from Karachi, Pakistan. Pakistan Journal of Science. 2020 Dec 31;72(4):271.
  • • Ali S, Amin R, Zeb TF*, Khalid X, Ashar R, Uddin SM, Ali A, Haider MS. Formulation of a cost-effective medium to support high biomass production and improved amino acid profile of Arthrospira platensis. Pakistan Journal of Science. 2020 Dec 1;72(4).
  • • Abid, A., Khan, H., Fatima Zeb, T*., Uddin, S. M., Amin, R., Khan, S., & Ali, S. (2020). Macromolecular characterization and growth kinetics of Arthrospira platensis and Chlorella Vulgaris as affected by different media (synthetic and Anaerobic Digestor Effluent) - A comparative study. International Journal of Endorsing Health Science Research (IJEHSR), 8(4), 188-201.
  • • Zaheer, S., Fatima Zeb, T*., Baloch, A., Amin, R., Amjad, Z., & Sheikh, A. (2020). The multifactorial burden of Type 2 Diabetes mellitus: a study from clinical settings of University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan. International Journal of Endorsing Health Science Research (IJEHSR), 8(4), 275-287.
  • • Amjad, Z., Shabbir, S., Mughal, A., Zeb, T., Amin, R., & Mirza, T. (2020). Effect of Ginkgo Biloba Extract (EGb 761) on Lead-induced Nephrotoxicity in Wistar Albino Rats. International Journal of Endorsing Health Science Research (IJEHSR), 8(4), 202-211.
  • • Arzoo S, Naqvi Z, Hussain M, Shamim S, Zeb TF, Ali S. Production and antimicrobial activity of silver nanoparticles synthesized from indigenously isolated Pseudomonas aeruginosa from Rhizosphere. Pak. J. Pharm. Sci. 2020 Nov;33(6):2815-22.
  • • Muhammad SD, Khan H, Hussain M, Zeb TF, Kumar D, Rahi R, Asif M, Balooch AA. Pharmacogenetics of sulfonylurea: Presence of CYP2C9* 2, CYP2C9* 3 and a novel allele, CYP2C9* 61, in Type 2 diabetes patients under sulfonylurea therapy. Pakistan journal of pharmaceutical sciences. 2020 Jul 1;33(4):1771-7.
  • • Grazielle-Silva V, Zeb TF, Burchmore R, Machado CR, McCulloch R, Teixeira SM. Trypanosoma brucei and Trypanosoma cruzi DNA mismatch repair proteins act differently in the response to DNA damage caused by oxidative stress. Frontiers in cellular and infection microbiology. 2020 Apr 16; 10:154.
  • • AbbuHazim F, Ishrat U, Fatima T, Baqai N, Amin R. Evaluating the status of vitamin 25 (OH) D levels among females of all age groups in Karachi, Pakistan. Journal of Muhammad Medical College, Mirpurkhas. 2019; 10(2):55-8.
  • • Roome T, Aziz S, Razzak A, Aslam Z, Jamali KS, Sikandar B, Fatima T, Abidi L, Imran M, Faizi S, Shah MR. Opuntioside, opuntiol and its metallic nanoparticles attenuate adjuvant-induced arthritis: Novel suppressors of Toll-like receptors-2 and-4. Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy. 2019 Apr 1; 112:108624.
  • • Grazielle-Silva V, Zeb TF, Bolderson J, Campos PC, Miranda JB, Alves CL, Machado CR, McCulloch R, Teixeira SM. Distinct phenotypes caused by mutation of MSH2 in trypanosome insect and mammalian life cycle forms are associated with parasite adaptation to oxidative stress. PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 2015 Jun 17; 9(6):e0003870.