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Tayyaba Asif

Country of origin: Pakistan Currently in: Pakistan, Karachi General field of specialization: Biological Systems and Organisms
Academic Background


2011 Master Biological Systems and Organisms
Research and Profession

Current Research Activities

Biological Systems and Organisms

Production, Purification and Characterization of Chitinase utilizing Crustacean Waste

Publications resulting from Research: 

. Maria Ghani Asma Ansari Muhammad Samee Haider Tayyaba Asif Fariha Ibrahim Shah Ali Ul
Qader Afsheen Aman (2019). Purification and Characterization of a Thermostable Starch‐Saccharifying
Alpha‐1,4‐Glucan‐Glucohydrolase Produced by Bacillus licheniformis. Starch. 71(11-12) 1800352.
2. Tayyaba Asif, Urooj Javed, Syeda Bushra Zafar, Asma Ansari, Shah Ali Ul Qader and Afsheen Aman
(2019). Bioconversion of colloidal chitin using novel chitinase from Glutamicibacter uratoxydans
exhibiting anti-fungal potential by hydrolyzing chitin within fungal cell wall. Waste and Biomass
3. Tayyaba Asif, Aiman Pirzada, Asma Ansari, Nadir Naveed Siddiqui, Shah Ali Ul Qader and Afsheen
Aman. (2019). Influence of chemical stress on the stability of chitinase produced by Glutamicibacter
uratoxydans KIBGE-IB41. International Journal of Biology and Biotechnology. 16(2): 261-266.
4. Syeda Bushra Zafar, Tayyaba Asif, Shah Ali Ul Qader and Afsheen Aman. (2018). Enhanced
biosynthesis of dextransucrase: A multivariate approach to produce a glucosyltransferase for
biocatalysis of sucrose into dextran. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules. 115: 776-785.

Current profession

Current professional activities type: 
Higher Education Study
Ph.D Research Fellow

Presentation given

Exploration of antifungal potential of chitinase utilized as biopesticides
University of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan
Event: Fourteenth Biennial conference for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (PSBMB)