Name: Dr. Nosheen Masood
Designation: Assistant Professor
Department: Environmental Sciences
Qualification: PhD. (Cancer Genetics) 2012
COMSATS Institute of IT Islamabad
MPhil. (Reproductive Physiology) 2007
Quaid e Azam University Islamabad
Masters. (Animal Sciences) 2005
Quaid e Azam University Islamabad
Phone: +92-51-9292900 (162)
Email: nosheenmasood@yahoo.com
Status: On Job
Dr. Nosheen Masood

Professional Experience

14th April 2014 – to date
Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi
Assistant Professor

3rd October 2013 – 10th February 2014
Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi
Assistant Professor (Visiting)

3rd October 2012 - 2nd October 2013
Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi
Assistant Professor (IPFP)

PUBLICATIONS/CONFERENCES

  • Association of GSTM1 and GSTT1 Gene Deletions with Risk of Head and Neck Cancer in Pakistan: A Case Control Study. Masood N, Mahjabeen I, Malik FA, Baig RM, Kayani MA. Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention 2010, 11; 881-885.
  • Mutational Analysis of Xenobiotic Metabolizing Genes (CYP1A1 and (GSTP1) in Sporadic Head and Neck Cancer Patients. Masood N, Kayani MA. Genetics and Molecular Biology 2011, 34(4); 533-538.
  • Expression Patterns of Carcinogen Detoxifying Genes (CYP1A1, GSTP1 & GSTT1) in HNC Patients. Masood N, Kayani MA. Pathology and Oncology Reports (Accepted).
  • Lack of Influence of Glutathione S Transferase Gene Deletions in Sporadic Breast Cancer in Pakistan. Masood N, Malik FA, Kayani MA. Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention 2011, 12; 1749-1752.
  • Genetic Variations in XRCC1 Gene in Sporadic Head and Neck Cancer (HNC) Patients. Mahjabeen I, Baig RM, Masood N, Sabir M, Inayat U, Malik FA, Kayani MA. Pathology and Oncology Research 2012, DOI 10.1007/s12253-012-9567-z.
  • Novel Mutations of OGG1 Base Excision Repair Pathway Gene in Laryngeal Cancer Patients. Mahjabeen I, Masood N, Baig RM, Sabir M, Inayat U, Malik FA, Kayani MA. Familial Cancer 2012 (DOI 10-1007/s10689-012-9554-2)

ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Award of MS/MPhil Leading to PhD under Indigenous 5000 PhD Fellowship Scheme, Batch III, 2006. Dated 23-12-2006.
  • Release of CIIT Research Grant in the Name of Nosheen Masood for Project Entitled “Association of GSTM1 and GSTT1 Gene Polymorphism with Head and Neck Cancer Risk”. Dated 08-02-2010.
  • Paper Discussed in Newsletter (NewsRX). Dated 09-01-2011.
  • Research Productivity Award. Dated 20-04-2011.
  • Research Productivity Awards from CIIT for Year 2011 (9 Awards).
  • Travel Grant Sanction for Oral Presentation in “2nd National and 1st International Congress on Cellular and Molecular Advances in Non Contagious Diseases” in Iran. Dated 09-05-2011.