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Dr. Mohd Gulfishan

  • Dr. Mohd Gulfishan

    Ph.D, M.Phil & M.Sc (Aligarh Muslim University)
    Assistant Professor
    Email: gulfishan@theglocaluniversity.in







    Aligarh Muslim University Aligarh



    Aligarh Muslim University Aligarh



    Aligarh Muslim University Aligarh

    Professional Experience
    June 2014 – May 2015. Senior Research Fellow at Department of Environmental Engineering, A.M.U., Aligarh.

    Plant molecular biology, Environmental Microbiology and Biotechnology.

    Research Interests
    Plant Molecular breeding and Biotechnology.

    Select Publications
    GULFISHAN M., Bhat TA., Oves M. (2015). Mutants as a Genetic Resource for Future Crop Improvement. J.M. Al-Khayri et al. (eds.). Advances in Plant Breeding Strategies: Volume 1 Breeding, Biotechnology and Molecular Tools (Accepted).

    1. GULFISHAN M., KHAN, A.H., BHAT, T.A. 2010. Studies on cytotoxicity induced by DES and SA in Vicia faba L. var. major. Turk. J. Bot. 34: 31-37.
    2. GULFISHAN M., KHAN, A.H., JAFRI, I.F. 2010. Cytotoxic Effects of Methyl Methane Sulphonate in Two Varieties of Capsicum annuum L. Trends In Biosciences. 3: 149-151.
    3. Afreen, B., GULFISHAN M., Baghel, G., Fatma, M., Khan, A.A., Naqvi, Q. A. 2011. Molecular detection of a virus infecting carrot and its effect on some cytological and physiological parameters. Afr. J. Plant Sci. 5: 407-411.
    4. JAFRI, I.F., KHAN, A.H., GULFISHAN M. 2011. Genotoxic effects of 5-bromouracil on cytomorphological characters of Cichorium intybus L. Afr. J. Biotechnol. 10: 10595-10599.
    5. JAFRI, I.F., KHAN, A.H., GULFISHAN M., Ansari, M.Y.K. 2011. EMS induced karyomorphological variations in Cichorium intybus L. Electron. J. Plant Breed. 2: 578-582.
    6. GULFISHAN M., KHAN, A.H., Haneef, I., BHAT, T.A. 2011. Genotoxic effect of diethyl sulphate in two varieties of Capsicum annuum L. The Nucleus. 54: 107-111.
    7. GULFISHAN M., KHAN, A.H., JAFRI, I.F. 2012. Genotoxic Effects Induced by Methyl Methane Sulphonate in 2 Cultivars of Capsicum annuum L. Cytologia. 76: 1-5.
    8. GULFISHAN M., KHAN, A.H., JAFRI, I.F., BHAT, T.A. 2012. Assessment of Mutagenicity Induced by MMS and DES in Capsicum annuum L. Saudi J. of Biological Sciences. 19: 251–255.
    9. GULFISHAN M., KHAN, A.H. 2012. Induced Desynapsis in Capsicum annuum L. Trends In Biosciences. 5: 14-16.
    10. Jafri I.F., Khan A.H., Sharma M and GULFISHAN M. 2012. Comparative mutagenicity of EMS and HZ in Hordeum vulgare L. var. RD2052. Chrom. Bot. 7: 79-83.
    11. Jafri I.F., Khan A.H., Sharma M and GULFISHAN M. 2013. Genomic damage induced by individual and combination treatment of gamma rays and ethyl methane sulphonate in Coriandrum sativum L var. karishma. Int. J. Bot. Res. 3: 79-85.
    12. Haneef I., Khan A.H., Aslam R., GULFISHAN M and Choudhary S. 2013. Assessment of Genotoxicity of Ethylmethane Sulphonate (EMS) in Two Varieties of Lentil (Lens culinaris Medik.). Biosciences International. 2: 01-04.
    13. GULFISHAN M., Jafri I.F and Khan A.H. 2013. Methyl Methane Sulphonate Induced Desynaptic Mutants in Capsicum annuum L. Chrom. Bot. 8: 59-62.
    14. Bhat TA, Wani AA, GULFISHAN M. 2015. Medicinal Plants Sector in Northern India: An Ethno-Medicinal Appraisal. The Journal of Ethnobiology and Traditional Medicine. Photon 124: 978-992
    15. Bhat TA., GULFISHAN M. 2015. Journey of plant breeding from Mendel to genomics: a review. (Accepted).


    • Presented research paper entitled “ Effect of DES and SA and their combination doses on Cytomorphological parameters of Vicia faba L. var. major.” in International conference on “ Resource Development and Environmental Change: Emerging Issues and Changes” held on 27-29 January 2009, at D/O Geography, AMU Aligarh-INDIA.

    • Participated in “National Symposium on “Recent Trends in Chemical Sciences” held on 24-25 February 2010, at D/O Chemistry, AMU Aligarh-INDIA.

    • Participated in National Seminar on “Plant Biotechnology: Advances, Impact and Relevance”. 20 March 2010 at D/O Botany, AMU Aligarh-INDIA.

    • Presented a research paper entitled “Assessment of Mutagenicity Induced by MMS and DES in Capsicum annuum L.” in National Seminar on “Sustainable Agriculture and Environmental Health: Problem and Solution” held on 19 February 2011 at R.S. Government College, Kanpur-INDIA.

    • Presented a research paper entitled ”Genotoxic effect of diethyl sulphate in two varieties of Capsicum annuum L.” in National Symposium on “Emerging Trends in Plant Sciences” on 3-4 March 2011, at BHU

    • Varanasi-INDIA.

    • Presented research paper entitled “Induced Desynapsis in Capsicum annuum L. in National Symposium on “Biodiversity & Food Security- Challenges & Devising Strategies” at Indian Institute of Pulse Research, Kanpur-INDIA.

    • Presented research paper entitled “Methyl methane sulphonate induced high Capsaicin content mutant in Capsicum annuum L.” in national symposium on "Trends and Advances in Plant Sciences" on September 21-22, 2013. at D/O of Botany, AMU Aligarh.

    1. Participated in Workshop on “Genomics and Proteomics” on 3-5 March 2014, at D/O Biochemistry MD University Rohtak.
    2. Participated in Workshop on “Genomics in Crop Improvement” held during 27-28 February 2014, at Centre for Biotechnology, MD University Rohtak
    3. Participated in Workshop on “Current Advances in Bioinformatics” during March 12-13, 2013 at D/O Biotechnology, AMU Aligarh-INDIA.
    4. Participated in Workshop on “Nanoscience and Nanotechnology” on 26-27 March, 2011 at F/O Engineering & Technology, AMU Aligarh-INDIA.
    5. Participated in Workshop on “Scientific Paper Writing” on 22-24 October 2011, at “The National Academy of Sciences India” Allahabad-INDIA.
    6. Participated in Regional Workshop on “Water Conservation and Rain Water Harvesting Techniques to Augment the Ground Water and its Impact on Environment” held on 5 June 2010 at D/O Geography, AMU Aligarh.

    Short Term Course on “PLANT TISSUE CULTURE AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY” on January 8, 2013 to February 3, 2013. At D/O Botany, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh.

    Executive Summary
    Dr. Mohd Gulfishan, Assistant Professor, Glocal School of Life and Allied Health Science, earned his M.Sc., M.Phil and Ph.D. degree from Department of Botany, F/O Life Sciences, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh. He has worked on Induced Mutagenesis in Chilli (Capsicum annuum L.). He also studied the meiotic behaviour of chromosomes treated with chemical mutagens. He has published 15 research paper in journal of National and International repute and one book chapter in Springer. Dr. Gulfishan has participated in several national and international conferences, seminars and workshops and also completed short term course on plant biotechnology and molecular biology. Currently he is engaged with teaching and research in Plant molecular biology, Environmental Biotechnology and Microbiology.