Prof. Kayani Mahmood

Prof. Kayani Mahmood

Associate Professor

COMSATS Insitute of Informaiton Technology
park road, Islamabad campus, Islamabad, Islamabad, Pakistan

plus Speciality

GENETICS

Biography:

I completed my PhD from Swansea university (United Kingdom) in 2002. Since 2002 I've worked in several univeristies and research insitutes in Pakistan. From 2002 to 2010 worked as Assistant Professor and from Nov 2010 I am working in the capacity of Associate Proessor in COMSATS Insitute of Information Technology, Islambad (Pakistan). I remained Head of Department from Feb 2010 to Aug 2011. Currently I am heading Cancer Genetics research group at Department of Biosciences, CIIT, Islambad (PK).

Academic positions:

Assitant Professor 2002-2010

Associate Professor 2010- to date

Research interests:

Cancer Genetics, Arthritis Genetics, Molecular Cytogenetics, Genetic Toxicology, Mutagenicity and DNA repair, Hormonal carcinogenesis, Stem cells and cellular therapies.

What I think of the idea behind WebmedCentral and WebmedCentral plus:

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