Faculty Mehak Rafiq

Mehak Rafiq

Assistant Professor
  • Research Centre for Modelling & Simulation
  • 051-90855733
  • mehak@rcms.nust.edu.pk
  • Doctoral
Summary

Academic Background
PhD Science (Computational Biology) Doctoral University of Greenwich January 16, 2012 - February 27, 2015
BSc (Hons) (BIOSCIENCE) Bachelor University of Greenwich September 15, 2008 - July 11, 2011
Honours and Awards
NRPU-HEC Understanding the role of iRhoms in EGFR signalling pathway and its role in Breast and Colorectal Cancer Amount: 1.5 Million PKR November 01, 2018
SRGP-HEC Structural Controls of urokinase-like receptors & Rhomboids; and variations introduced by boronic acid binding Amount: 0.3 Million PKR April 01, 2016
DrTech Pvt/ Ltd Developing SMART – integrated waste labour management system Amount: 1.2 Million PKR August 01, 2018
PostDoctoral Fellow University of Greenwich February 01, 2012 - August 31, 2012.
Publications
Evaluation of pro-apoptotic potential of taxifolin against liver cancer May 25, 2021 Sania Safdar Butt, Khushbukhat Khan, Yasmin Badshah, Mehak Rafiq, Maria Shabbir PeerJ - Volume 9, Article Number e11276
Unravelling Structure, Localization, and Genetic Crosstalk of KLF3 in Human Breast Cancer December 28, 2020 Yasmin Badshah, Maria Shabbir, Mehak Rafiq, Khushbukhat Khan, Sadia Safi, Asma Abbas, Erum Dilshad, Kainat Zahra BioMed Research International - Volume 2020, Article ID 1354381, 15 pages
Molecular Docking Using Chimera and Autodock Vina Software for Nonbioinformaticians June 19, 2020 Sania Safdar Butt, Yasmin Badshah, Maria Shabbir, Mehak Rafiq JMIR Bioinformatics and Biotechnology - Volume 1(1), Article Number e14232
Computational Characterization of the Binding Energy and Interactions between CB1 Receptor and Its Classical Agonist and Negative Allosteric Modulators (NAMs) August 08, 2019 Saba Shabber, Uzma Habib, Mehak Rafiq Acta Scientific Pharmaceutical Sciences - Volume 3, Issue 9, Pages 3-11
Bridging the gap by discerning SNPs in linkage disequilibrium and their role in breast cancer August 15, 2018 Sundus Naila Maqbool, Sadia Haleema Nazir, Rumeza Hanif, Aneela Javed, Mehak Rafiq Gene - Volume 679, Pages 44-56
Conferences
A Machine Learning-Based Comparative Study for the Classification of Septic Shock Using Microarray Gene December 16, 2019 - December 18, 2019 Arslan Ali, Ayesha Hanif, Arsalan Tahir, Hafiz Umar Iftikhar, Huma Shehwana, Mehak Rafiq International Conference on Frontiers of Information Technology (FIT) - Pakistan
The Dictyostelium rhomboid proteases and mitochondrial disease April 08, 2019 - April 10, 2019 Mehak Rafiq, Elinor Thompson, Elinor Thompson The Annual Conference - United Kingdom