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  • Citations 928
  • HIndex 15
  • i10 Index 30
  • Mobile 9419018650
  • Email azrakamili@gmail.com
  • Administrative position Held Dean School of Biological Science (upto March 2019); Director CORD (upto November 2019)
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Research Papers Published

  • "Municipal solid waste generation rates and its management at Yusmarg forest ecosystem- a tourist resort in Kashmir." Waste Management & Research, 32(2): 165 -169 {ISSN: 0734-242X}
  • "In vitro micropropagation of Rheum explants supplemented with various types of growth hormones." Journal of Agriculture and Veterinary Science, 7(3): 97 -100
  • "Biotchnological production of alpha amylase for industrial purposes: Do fungi have potential to produce alpha amylase." International journal of Biotechnology and Molecular Biology Research, 5(4): 35 -40
  • "Antibacterial and Antioxidant activity of methanol extract of Stigma and in vitro raised callus of Crocus sativus Kashmirianus" Frontiers in Life Science, 7(4): 1 -7
  • "Physiological adaptation in medicinal herbs before snow fall across North Western Himalaya." Israel journal of Botany, 60(4): 98 -109
  • "Sulfated triterpenes from Lemon balm." Helvetica Chimica Acta, 97(1): 1497 -1506
  • "Feasibility of Radiation technology for wastewater treatment" Desalination and Water Treatment, 5(1): 1 -16
  • "Molecular characterization using rRNA genes: A simple and direct tool for identification of ectomycorrhizae from pooled root-tip samples." International Journal of Advanced Research, 2(11): 553 -559
  • "Analysis of physiobiochemical attributes, some key antioxidants and esculin content through HPLC in in vitro grown Cichorium intybus L. treated with ethylmethane sulfonate." Plant Growth Regul, 74(2): 1 -9
  • "Socioeconomic studies of Gulmarg Wildlife sanctuary- A preliminary study." ournal of Himalayan Ecology and Sustainable Development, 8(1): 155 -165
  • "Crocetenone, a New Rotenoid with an Unusual trans-fused Ring System from Iris crocea" Natural product com munications, 10(1): 1 -2
  • "Abundance and diversity of major cultivable fungal flora of River Jhelum in Kashmir Himalaya" journal of ecology and environment, 1(1): 1 -6
  • "Distribution, chemical composition and medicinal importance of saffron (Crocus sativus L.)" African Journal of Plant Science,, 8(12): 537 -545
  • "Phytoremediation potential of free floating macrophytes-a review." Merit Research journal of Environmental Science and Technology, 3(1): 12 -16
  • "Interaction of rhizobacterial strains for growth improvement of Crocus sativus L. under tissue culture conditions" Plant Cell Tiss Organ Cult., 121(2): 1 -10
  • "Reduced perylenequinone derivatives from an endophytic Alternaria sp. isolated from Pinus ponderosa" Phytochemistry Letters, 11(1): 264 -269
  • "Differential response of terpenes and anthraquinones derivatives in Rumex dentatus and Lavandula officinalis to harsh winters across North Western Himalaya" Natural Product Research., 29(10): 1 -6
  • "Biological efficacy and radical scavenging potential of shikonin in Arnebiabenthamii (Wall ex. G Don)" Johnston Industrial Crops and Products, 74(1): 434 -439
  • "Fungal endophytes as prolific source of phytochemicals and other bioactive natural products: A review" Microbial Pathogenesis, 82(2): 1 -10
  • "Heavy metal accumulation by Azolla pinnata of Dal Lake Ecosystem, India." Journal of Environment protection and sustainable Development, 1(1): 8 -12 Impact Factor= 0
  • "Growth rate and chlorophyll response of Duckweed Lemna minor in Heavy metal pollution." AIJCSR, 2(2): 147 -152 Impact Factor= 0
  • "Isolation, Identification and Distribution of Culturable Bacteria in Manasbal Lake, Kashmir Himalaya" Proceedings Of The National Academy Of Sciences, India - Section B: Biological Sciences, 1(2): DOI No. 10.1007/s Impact Factor= .4
  • "Radical scavenging potential and DNA damage protection of wild edible mushrooms of Kashmir Himalaya." Journal of the Saudi Society of Agricultural Sciences, 1(2): DOI No. 10.1016/j
  • "Antimicrobial and antioxidant activity of methanol extracts of Arnebia benthamii (Wall ex. G. Don) Johnston—a critically endangered medicinal plant of North western Himalaya" Journal of Analytical Science and Technology, 6(36): DOI No. 10.1186/s
  • "Resource allocation in dormant corms of crocus sativus L. and their heavy metal analysis." International Journal of Advanced Research, 3(10): 27 -33
  • "Enhanced production of a-amylase by Penicillium chrysogenum in liquid culture by modifying the process parameters" Microbial Pathogenesis, 88(6): 10 -15
  • "Cytogenetic effects of three commercially formulated pesticides on somatic and germ cells of Allium cepa" Environ Sci Pollut Res, 34(2): DOI No. 10.1007/s
  • "PATTERN OF THE SENSITIVITY OF ALLIUM CEPA ROOT MERISTEM CELLS TO ENDOSRI, NUVAN AND KVISTIN PESTICIDES" international journal of plant animal and environmental science, 5(4): 218 -226
  • "Opportunistic fungi in lake water and fungal infections in associated human population in Dal Lake, Kashmir" MICROBIAL PATHOGENES, 35(1): DOI No. DOI: 10.1016/j.micpath.2016.0
  • "Synergistic approach for treatment of chicken coccidiosis using berberine-a plant natural product" MICROBIAL PATHOGENES, 93(4): 56 -62
  • "Current Perspectives on Plant Growth Promoting Rhizobacteria." J Plant Growth Regul, 34(1): DOI No. DOI 10.1007/s00344-016-9583-4
  • "Detection and characterization of potentially pathogenic Aeromonas sobria isolated from fish Hypophthalmichthys molitrix (Cypriniformes: Cyprinidae)." microbial pathogensis, 92(12): DOI No. DOI: 10.1016/j.micpath.2015.10
  • "Comparative HPLC analysis of emodin, aloe emodin and rhein in Rheum emodi of wild and in vitro raised plants" Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, 4(4): 1 -10
  • "Novel study on in vitro culture of Rheum spiciforme Royle: An endangered medicinal plant of Gurez valley" International Journal Of Current Research, 8(4): 1 -9
  • "Morpho-biochemical evaluation of EMS regenerated mutants of Bergenia ciliata (Haw.) Sternb. under in vitro conditions." Journal of Nature and Natural Sciences (JNNSci), 1(8): 1 -4
  • "Microclimatic variation in UV perception and related disparity in tropane and quinolizidine alkaloid composition of Atropa acuminata, Lupinus polyphyllus and Hyoscyamus niger" Journal of Photochemistry & Photobiology, B: Biology, 161(4): 230 -235
  • "In vitro propagation of Althaea rosea - a valuable medicinal plant of Kashmir Himalaya." Journal of Nature and Natural Sciences, 1(5): 1 -4
  • "Genetic diversity and population structure of Rheum species in Kashmir Himalaya based on ISSR markers" flora, 223(33): 121 -128
  • "Antioxidant Potential of and DNA Damage Protection by the Slate Grey Saddle Mushroom, Helvella lacunosa (Ascomycetes), from Kashmir Himalaya" International journal of medicinal mushrooms, 18(7): 631 -636
  • "In vitro Culture and Biochemical Attributes of Bergenia ciliate (Haw.) Sternb." Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., India, Sect. B Biol. Sci., 86(23): DOI No. 10.1007/s40011-016-0797-9
  • "Pollen Abnormalities of Saffron (Crocus sativus L.) under Temperate Condition of Kashmir" Vegetos- An International Journal of Plant Research, 29(5): 20 -25
  • "Meiotic and Ethnobotanical Studies on Rheum Species from Kashmir Himalaya" cytologia, 56(2): 295 -30
  • "In Vitro Culture of Rheum emodi Wall: An Endangered Medicinal Plant of Northwestern Himalaya" Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., India, Sect. B Biol. Sci., 44(12): DOI No. 10.1007/s40011-016-0835-7
  • "Aquatic bacterial diversity: Magnitude, dynamics, and controlling factors" Microbial Pathogensis, 96(1): DOI No. 10.1016/j.micpath.2017.01.016
  • "Dynamics of bacterial class Bacilli in the deepest valley lake of Kashmir-the Manasbal Lake" Microbial Pathogensis, 96(1): DOI No. 10.1016/j.micpath.2017.01.018
  • "Pattern of the sensitivity of Allium cepa root meristem cells to Endosri, Nuvan and Kvistin pesticides." International Journal of Plant, Animal and Environmental Sciences, 05(04): 218 -226
  • "Cytogenetic effects of three commercially formulated pesticides on somatic and germ cells of Allium cepa" Environ Sci Pollut Res., 23(07): 6895 -6906
  • "A Preliminary Study of Bacterial Flora of water of Gulmarg wildlife sanctuary." J of Chemical, Biological and Physical Science, 07(01): 215 -224
  • "Ecological and Microbiological Characteristics of the Jhelum River in Kashmir Himalaya." J Bacteriol Parasitol, 07(03): DOI No. :10.4172/2155-9597.1000277
  • "Aquatic bacterial diversity: Magnitude, dynamics, and controlling factors." Microbial Pathogenesis, 104(1): 39 -47
  • "Assessment of species richness in Lake Dal, Kashmir, based on classical approach, physiological approach and rDNA ITS sequences from isolates" Microbial Pathogenesis, 104(3): 303 -309
  • "Dynamics of bacterial class Bacilli in the deepest valley lake of Kashmir-the Manasbal Lake" Microbial Pathogenesis, 104(7): 78 -83
  • "Studies on Bacillus sp, an efficient plant growth promoting rhizobacteria from Taxus wallichiana Zucc. An endangered conifer of Kashmir Himalaya" Int. J. Curr. Microbiol. App. Sci, 6(7): 41 -50
  • "Meiotic and Ethnobotanical Studies on Rheum Species from Kashmir Himalaya" Cytologia, 1(2): 295 -300
  • "Phytochemical Analysis of Wild and In vitro Raised Plants of Rheum Species Using HPLC." Biochem Pharmacol, 5(1): DOI No. 215
  • "In Vitro Culture of Rheum emodi Wall: An Endangered Medicinal Plant of Northwestern Himalaya" Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., India, Sect. B Biol. Sci., 1(1): 1 -12
  • "Genetic diversity and population structure of Rheum species in Kashmir Himalaya based on ISSR markers." Flora, 223(1): 121 -128
  • "Economic and medicinal properties of some medicinal plants found in Kashmir Himalaya" Journal of Medicinal Plants Studies, 4(3): 38 -44
  • "Comparative HPLC analysis of emodin, aloe emodin and rhein in Rheum emodi of wild and in vitro raised plants" Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, 5(2): 121 -130
  • "In vitro Culture and Biochemical Attributes of Bergenia ciliate (Haw.) Sternb" Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., India, Sect. B Biol. Sci., 0(0): DOI No. 9
  • "Type III Glycine Rich Proteins Promote Early callogenesis in Crocus sativus L." International Journal of Current Trends in Science and Technology, 7(12): 20171 -20179
  • "Preliminary phytochemical analysis of Hypericum perforatum L. from Kashmir Himalayas" Journal of Research & Development, 17(1): 1 -5
  • "Effect of light and dark conditions on biomass accumulation and secondary metabolite production in suspension cultures of Artemisia amygdalina D." Himalyan Journal of Ecology & Sustainable development, 12(1): 12 -16
  • "Manipulation of Plant Growth Regulators on Phytochemical Constituents and DNA Protection Potential of the Medicinal Plant Arnebia benthamii." BioMed Research International, 2018(1): DOI No. 10.1155/2018/6870139
  • "Phytochemical Analysis of Berginia ciliate (Haw.) sternb" J Res. Dev., 17(1): 31 -34
  • "Preliminary phytochemical analysis of H. perforatum L. from Kashmir Himalayas" J Res. Dev., 17(1): 52 -56
  • "Habit preferences and nesting ecology of Indian Moorhen (Gallinula chloropus) in lakes and wetlands of Kashmir valley" J Res. Dev., 17(1): 81 -85
  • "In vitro shoot multiplication in Hyoscyamus niger L. from nodal segments" J Res. Dev., 17(1): 95 -101
  • "Effect of light and dark conditions on biomass accumulation and secondary metabolite production in suspension cultures of Artemisia amygdalina Decne" J Himalyan Ecology & Sustainable Development, 12(1): 107 -112

Books Published

  • "Rapid micropropagation and conservation methods, in the face of changing climate for Vinca rosea L., A potential plant of high medicinal value". Pondicherry University. {ISBN: 9789383842629} pp 7
  • "A Text Book of Environmental studies". Dilpreet Publishing House, New Delhi.. {ISBN: ISBN 978-93-85497-03-2} pp 109
  • "Morphological Aspects of Saffron with Respect to Industrialization". Osmania University Hyderabad. {ISBN: 978-93-86171-72-6} pp 8
  • "Evaluation of Zinc on pigment damage in Crocus sativus L kashmirainus c.v.". Osmania University Hyderabad. {ISBN: 978-93-86171-72-6} pp 7

Research Projects Details:

Title of the ProjectFunding AgencyDatedAmount (in Rs.)
“In vitro culture and phytochemical analysis of Arnebia benthamii L. a critically endangered medicinal plant of North Western Himalaya”DST GoI31-01-20162,662,000.00
Mushroom Spawn production for the entrepreneurs of Kashmir ValleyDBT, GoI31-03-20162,838,000.00
Development of Tissue culture protocol for corm production of Desired Size in Saffron (Crocus sativus)DBT,GoI15-05-20165,138,000.00
Development of agrotechnology for cormlets of small size in Saffron (Crocus sativus)DBT, GoI15-05-20162,169,000.00

Research Scholars:

NameCourseStatusNature
Sumera ShafiM.Phil Awarded Part-time
Sheema ZafarM.Phil Awarded Whole Time
Mohmad Yaseen MirM.Phil Awarded Whole Time
DurdanaM.Phil Awarded Whole Time
Imran KhanM.Phil Awarded Whole Time
Sabiya JanM.Phil Awarded Whole Time
Asma ZafarM.Phil Awarded Whole Time
Sabreena RafiPh.D Awarded Whole Time
Sana ShafiPh.D Awarded Whole Time
Gowhar HameedPh.D Awarded Whole Time
Dilafroza JanPh.D Awarded Whole Time
Javaid A ParrayPh.D Awarded Whole Time
Towseef Ahmad MalikPh.D Awarded Whole Time
Nowsheem ShameemPh.D Awarded Whole Time
Mohd Mansoor BhatPh.D Awarded Whole Time
Ashaq Ahmad KutchayPh.D Awarded Whole Time
Sumira tyubPh.D Awarded Whole Time
Syed SanaPh.D Awarded Whole Time
Shagoon TabinPh.D Awarded Whole Time

Teaching:

DepartmentSubjectCourse TaughtSemester
Environmental ScienceP.G Environmental Science I SemesterFundamentals of Environmental Science1
Center of Research for Development (CORD)M.Sc MicrobiologyPlant Morphogenesis and Regeneration1