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The overarching goal of BIO402 is to train students in the art of reading and comprehending data-reporting scientific papers and critically evaluating their contents and conclusions. This course covers a wide range of topics in biological sciences and in


Welcome to the Subject Guide of Biology. This guide will help you research topics related to Biology. Start with the tabs above to find books, articles, websites, and other relevant resources. If you have any questions or need help researching a topic, drop me a line, and I'll try to help you out.​

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Dr. Aziz Mithani started as a computer scientist and received his Masters in Computer Sciences from FAST-NU, Karachi before going to University of Cambridge, UK where he did MPhil in Computational Biology. In summer 2006, he went to Harvard Medical School for a research internship in Paulsson Lab at Department of Systems Biology. Dr. Mithani received his DPhil in Statistics (Computational Biology) from University of Oxford, UK in November 2009 under the supervision of Prof Jotun Hein and Dr. Gail Preston. His dissertation focused on modelling the evolution and analysis of the properties of metabolic networks. Subsequently, Dr. Mithani joined Harberd Lab at the Department of Plant Sciences, University of Oxford, UK as a postdoctoral research associate where he worked for two years on the evolution of bread wheat. More


Romesa Asif Khan to Intern at the Pioneering Hhmi Janelia Research Campus

Biology Major From The BS Class Of 2017

Romesa Asif Khan, a Biology major from the BS Class of 2017, is one of 16 students chosen for a Summer Research Programme at the world renowned Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Janelia Research Campus. “It’s a personal milestone for me to have one of my students go to Janelia. Romesa is the first Pakistani student to be chosen in a fully funded Summer Research Programme,” says Dr. Muhammad Tariq, Chair, Department of BiologySyed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE). Romesa has been working in Dr. Tariq’s Epigenetics lab for the last two years on the inheritance of vision based memory in fruit flies.


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Library facilitates LUMS faculty's access to online plagiarism detection and management software i-e Turnitin. Library also provides similarity report and certificate according to HEC rules for final thesis and projects.For similarity Index reports and certificates contact: a.m. to 5.00 p.m.) a.m. to 5.00 p.m.) a.m. to 8.00 p.m.)


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