Department of Biochemistry

              The members of organizing committee will cordially invite you in

Symposium  on

World Diabetes Day

 “Role of Ethnopharmacology in Metabolic Disorders”

On Tuesday, November 18, 2014 (09:30am – 5:30pm)


Post-Symposium Workshop 

“Animal Handling Procedures in Preclinical Trials”

On Wednesday, November 19, 2014 (09:30 am -2:30pm)

Program & Registration will shortly announce after Eid-ul-Azha

Dr. Shamim A. Qureshi                                                                                                                                                       Venue:

Organizing Secretary,                                                                                                                                                          Arts Auditorium, University  of Karachi

Phytopharmacology & Biotechnology Research Laboratory,

Department of Biochemistry

University of Karachi




Department of Biochemistry, University of Karachi

November 2014

The Neuroscience Symposium BioCon 2014 will be held at University of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan. The theme of this symposium is “Interdisciplinary Brain Research”. The Symposium is spread over three days 

This symposium aims to foster a research and learning environment in the field of neuroscience. We intend to host the symposia in Karachi Pakistan in order to advance Neuroscience in this region and to integrate basic and clinical neuroscience toward an applied understanding of brain system.

The symposia will include:

Plenary lectures

Invited lectures

Session Lectures

Poster Communication (Best poster award  will be given)

Venue: University of Karachi.

Who Should Apply?

Faculty members, Senior scientists, Young researchers and participants from national and international universities, medical colleges, national laboratories, government Institutions, Industry and biomedical engineering sciences.

Registration Fee:

Foreign Delegates: 200$

National Delegates: Rs 3500

Faculty members: Rs 5000

Students: Rs 1000

For further Information Contact:

Prof. Dr. Nikhat Ahmed Siddiqui

Chair , Department of Biochemistry

University of Karachi

Tel#: 9221 9261313-7

 Ext . 2289/2346




Organized By

Department of Biochemistry, University of Karachi.

(Distinguished Lecture Series)


October 22nd, 2013, 09:30am


Arts Auditorium



      Dr Farooq Ghani                                                                                                       

       Director, Outreach Services and Consultant Chemical pathologist, Aga Khan University Hospital.

        Poster Presentations by: Students, Department of Biochemistry  

All interested faculty members and students are welcome


            Prof Dr Nikhat Ahmed Siddiqui


            For further details contact:                                         

            Dr Shamim A Qureshi

            021-99261313 (2289)




The faculty of Department of Biochemistry are deeply mourned by the sad demise of Professor Dr. S.I. Ahmed on 19 June, 2013.

We have many happy memories of Professor S.I. Ahmed at Karachi University and will continue to cherish them forever.Professor S.I. Ahmed led our department affairs at University with a great degree of acumen, zeal and compassion. The University owes a great deal to his able leadership and hard work.

A condolence reference for Prof. Dr. S.I. Ahmed will be held on June 24, 2013 at 12.30pm at the department of Biochemistry.

Prof Dr Nikhat Ahmed Siddiqui,
Departmentof Biochemistry

MRI Online Education Workshop

Department of Biochemistry
University of Karachi
July 2013

 12th Human Proteome Organisation Congress (HUPO 2013)

December 5th, 2012, Department of Biochemistry, University of Karachi

Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Day, October 5th, 2012, 10 am, Lecture Hall, Department of Biochemistry, University of Karachi

*BioCon-2012, 9-11 July, 2012, Department of Biochemistry, University of Karachi

Dear Colleagues and Alumni,

On behalf of the Organizing committee, we are delighted to welcome you to be a part of Golden Jubilee Celebrations (1962-2012) of the foundation of Department of Biochemistry, University of Karachi, Karachi. We look forward to seeing you in the series of informative events. 

With warm Regards,    

   Organizing Committee,
   Golden Jubilee Celebrations