Using genome editing tools I study genes in barley and the effects of different wavelengths on tissue culture grow crops.
Modifying plant architecture using CRISPR/Cas9 to develop designer ideotypes.
My origin: Pakistan
Languages I speak: English, Urdu, Pashto
Assoc. Prof. Lee Hickey
Prof. Ian Godwin
Prof. Neena Mitter
Dr Karl Robinson
Zaid, I., Tang, W., Liu, E., Khan, S. U., Wang, H., Mawuli, E. and Hong, D. (2017). Genome-Wide Single-Nucleotide Polymorphisms in CMS and Restorer Lines Discovered by Genotyping Using Sequencing and Association with Marker-Combining Ability for 12 Yield-Related Traits in Oryza sativa L. subsp. Japonica. Frontiers in Plant Science, 8.
Zaid, I. U., et al. (2018). “Association analysis uncovers the genetic basis of general combining ability of 11 yield-related traits in parents of hybrid rice.” AoB PLANTS: ply077-ply077.