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Rifat Zubair Ahmed

Country of origin: Pakistan Currently in: Pakistan, Karachi General field of specialization: Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Academic Background


2011 Doctorate Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Research and Profession

Current Research Activities

Biological Systems and Organisms

Research areas are environmental biotechnology and genetic engineering, specifically working in the field of biodegradation of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs). Topic of my PhD synopsis is "Optimization of Biodegradation of PAHs by bacteria"; focusing on bacteria capable of utilizing aromatic hydrocarbons as their food material


Society for Protection of Microbial Diversity
Center for Molecular Genetics