Research Activities

Department of Anatomy offers research for the doctoral and masters level studies in anatomy. In order to facilitate research activities department holds well equipped scientific laboratory, specimen gallery, prosection room and microscopy room etc.

The current status of research students enrolled in PhD and M.Phil program is as following;

Ph. D Program

  • Four Ph.D students have successfully cleared their course work and defended their Thesis.
  • There are eleven Ph.D students who have passed their course work and have started or in the process of starting their research work.

M .Phil Program

  • Fifty M.Phil students have successfully cleared their course work and defended their Thesis.
  • One student have submitted their Thesis.
  • Nineteen M.Phil students are in the process of either writing up synopsis/Thesis or conducting research.
Research Projects (Completed & Ongoing)


Thesis of Ph.D Students who have been awarded the Degree
Sr. No.Name of StudentTitle of Thesis
1Dr. Fahim Haider JafariA Histological Study of Human Olfactory Mucosa: Its Regional Distribution with Age and Gender Related Considerations
2Dr. Shadab Ahmed ButtEffects of Ultrasound on The Ovary and Pregnancy.
3Dr. Mamoona NasimEffect of Aluminum Sulphate on Intrauterine Growth and Development of Mouse Embryo.
4Dr. Taqayya Sultana AbidiHistological Evaluation of The Role of BCG in Chemically Induced Carcinoma of Rat Mammary Gland.
Thesis of M.Phil Students who have been awarded the Degree
Sr. No.Name of StudentTitle of Thesis
1Dr. Uruj Zehra“Teratogenicity Induced By Ginkgo Biloba Extract on Three Germ Layer Derivatives of Albino Mice in Vivo�?
2Dr. M. Saad Khilji“Histological Changes in The Rat Olfactory Bulb Afer The Administration of Propranolol (Non Selective Beta Antagonist)�?
3Dr. Wajid Hussain Barki“Histological Effects of Topical Benzalkonium Chloride on The Cornea of Guinea Pig.�?
4Dr. Nahid Tawakal“Effects of Cyclosporin on Fetal Development in Albino Mice�?
5Dr. Ayesha Maqbool“Neuronal Degeneration and Amyloid Deposition in Brain at Different Ages: A Postmortem Study�?
6Dr. Sama-ul-Haque“Age and Gender Related Changes in The Human Olfactory Bulb: A Light Microscopic Study.�?
7Dr Rakhshanda Jabeen“Teratogenic Effects of Lead Acelate on The Mouse Kidney and The Protective Role of Vitamin C.�?
8Dr. Uzma Naseer“Prevention of Vitamin A Induced Teratogenic Effects on Heart by Folic Acid In Albino Mice�?
9Dr. Sarah Khalid“Teratogenic Effects of Ginseng on The Three Germ Layers in Albino Mice in Vivo.�?
10Dr. Muhammad Zubair“Protective Effect of Memantine on Ethambutol Induced Changes on Optic Nerve of Rabbit�?
11Dr. M. Shahzad Chohan“Histological Changes in Liver Spleen and Adrenal Glands After Administration of Paraquat in Albino Mice�?
12Dr. Fariha Qureshi“Teratogenic Effects of Sodium Arsenate in Albino Mice and Their Prevention by Antioxidants (Vitamin C and E)�?
13Dr. Mah Jabeen Munira“Preventive Effects of Annona Squamosa on Congenital Anomalies in Diabetic Albino Rats.�?
14Dr. Rehmah Sarfraz“Presegmental and Segmental Arterial Pattern of Human Kidneys in Local Population�?
15Dr. Aruna Bashir“Histological Effects of Extract of Tribulus Terrestris on Testes of Prepubertal Rats�?
16Dr. Habib-ur-Rehman“Protection of Ethanol Induced Hepatotoxicity by Silymarin in Albino Rats�?
17Dr. Sadaf Rasheed“Histological Effects Of Eugenia Jambolana Seed Extract on Liver of Adult Albino Rats�?
18Dr. Humaira Gulnaz“Protective Effects Of Garlic Oil on Acetaminophen Induced Nephrotoxicity in Male Albino Rats.�?
19Dr. Ansa Rabia“Age-Related Histological Changes in The Human Pineal Gland.�?
20Dr. Hina Siddiqi“Variations in Circle of Willis and Their Correlation with Hemorrhagig Stroke in Adults�?
21Dr. M. Irfan Qadir“Ginseng As A Protective Agent in Gentamicin Induced Nephrotoxicity An Experimental Study�?
22Dr. Tahrim Ansar“Localization of Aquaporin 10 in Apparently Healthy Non-Diseased and Tuberculous Human Small Intestine.�?
23Dr. Shaista Arshad Jarral“Perinantal Histogenesis of Pancreatic Islet Alpha and Beta Cells in Rat�?
24Dr. Nida Qasim Hayat“Effect of Methimazole-Induced Hypothyroidism on The Histological Characteristics of Major Salivary Glands of Albino Rat�?
25Dr. Naveed Akhtar“Teratogenic Effects of Bupivacaine on Heart and Kidney of Albino Mice�?
26Dr. Nadia MajeedEffect of Nigella Sativa Extract on Amphotericin-B Induced Nephrotoxicity in Albino Mice
27Dr. Samar AshrafThe Effect of Monosodium Glutamate on The Purkinje Cells of The Adult Rat Cerebellum
28Dr. Kanwal SaeedEffect of Phoenix Dactylifera Date Palm ‘Pit Powder’ on Nicotine Induced Spermatotoxicity in Adult Albino Mice
29Dr. Farhat AamirProtective Effect of Ethanolic Extract of Propolis on Isoniazid Induced Hepatotoxicity in Male Albino Mice
30Dr. Sadia Wazir KhanProtective Effect of Saccharum Officinarum L. Juice on Isoniazid Induced Hepatotoxicity in Male Albino Mice
31Dr. Kamran AmeerEffects of Acetylsalicylic Acid on Spermatogenesis in Adult Albino Mice
32Dr. Faiza MehboobEffect of Corn Silk Extract on Acetaminophen Induced Nephrotoxicity in Mice
33Dr. Ammara GhafoorThe Effect of Ficus Carica L.(Anjir) Leaf Extract on Gentamicin Induced Nephrotoxicity in Adult Male Albino Mice
34Dr. Fatima InamProtective Effect of Vitamin E on Fluoride Induced Hepatotoxicity in Adult Albino Mice
35Dr. Aneeqa ChughtaiAnatomical Variations of Placentae in Healthy Pregnancies Among Local Population
36Dr. Nadia AhmadEffects of Pomegranate (Punica Granatum L.) Peel Extract on Acetaminophene Induced Hepatotoxicty in Adult Albino Rat
37Dr. Shahid AkhtarProtective Role of Folic Acid in Cardiopulmonary Teratogenicity Induced Byartemether in The Albino Mice
38Dr. Zafar IqbalEffects of Extract of Acacia Arabica Leaves on Ethanol-Induced Hepatotoxicity in Albino Mice
39Dr. Waqas IqbalEffects Of Silymarin On Gentamicin Induced Nephrotoxicity In Albino Mice
40Dr. Alia AminEffects Of Citrullus Colocynthis Aqueous Seed Extract On Beta Cell Regeneration And Inttra-Islet Vasculature In Alloxan Induced Diabetic Male Albino Rats
41Dr. Nabeela HabibEffects Of Vitamin E On Phthalate Induced Toxicity On Testes Of Adult Albino Rats
42Dr. Yasmeen JavedEffects Of Aqueous Garlic Extract On Testosterone Propionate Induced Changes In Ovaries Of Pre-Pubertal Female Albino Rats
43Dr. Sidra AfaqEffect of Clomiphene Citrate Treatment on Skeletal Muscle and Spermatogenesis of Adult Albino Male Rats.
44Dr. Mohtasham HinaProtective Effect of Coriandrum Sativum L. Leaf
Extract on Isoniazid Induced Hepatotoxicity in Albino Mice.
45Dr. Munazza SardarProtective Effect of Flax Seed Oil on Acetaminophen Induced Nephrotoxicity in Albino Rat.
46Dr. Aisha MuhammadEffect of Cinnamon Bark Oil on Cadmium Induced Testicular Toxicity in Male Albino Rats
47Dr. Lubna MalikEffect of Flaxseed Oil on Lipofundin-Induced Hepatotoxicity in Adult Male Albino Rats.
48Dr. Sania AsifProtective Effects of Nigella Sativa on Aspirin Induced Nephrotoxicity in Albino Rats.
49Dr. Masooma AhmadRenoprotective Effect of Spinacea Oleracea Extract on Cyclosporine A Induced Changes in Renin Aldosterone System of Adult Male Albino Rat.
50Dr. Tayyaba MahmudEffect of Levothyroxine Administration on Ovary and Uterus of Adult Albino Rats.
List of Thesis Submitted for Evaluation
1Dr. Mubashar FarhanRole of Beri Honey in Prevention of Ethambutol Induced Optic Neuritis
List of Thesis in Process
1Dr. Ahmad FarzadEffects of Vitamin E on Nephrotoxicity in Methimazole Induced Hypothyroidism in Albino Mice
2Dr. Syeda Rizwana JaffriEffects of Vitamin E on Ovaries and Uterus of Rats Treated with Fluoxetine.
3Dr. Ammara RiazAqueous Extract of Carica Papaya L. Seeds Helps in Prevention of Nephrotoxicity Induced by Naproxen Sodium in Rats
4Dr. Rabia SajjadProtective Effects of Curcumin on Bisphenol-A Induced Testicular Damage in Adult Wistar Albino Rats.
5Dr. Madiha AmjadEffect of Ethanolic Extract of Coconut (Cocos Nucifera) on Aspirin-Induced Gastric Ulcer in Albino Rats.
6Dr. Ayesha Khalid,Protective Effects of Glutamine on Gentamicin Induced Nephrotoxicity
7Dr. Javeria Noor,Protective Effect of Zinc Supplementation on Flouride Induced Thyroid Toxicity in Adult Male Albino Rats.
8Dr. Hafiza Sadia AhmadProtective Effect of Aqueous Garlic Extract on Monosodium Glutamate Induced Oxidative Stress and Toxicity in Testes of Adult Albino Rats.