Dr. Waseem Ahmad Siddiqui

    Ph.D. in Biochemistry




    Anti-hyperlipidemic and Hepatoprotective role of natural antioxidants.Natural antioxidants from edible oils and medicinal plants for their anti-hyperglycemic properties and their role in delaying the complications in Type-1 and Type-2 diabetes mellitus. The nephroprotective potential of purified active compounds in Type-1 and Type-2 diabetes-induced nephropathy in the rat.


    C-6, Golden Castle Vilas, Maheshpur, Aligarh - 202002





Worked as Lectures/Senior Lecturer/Assistant Professor Stage-II/Assistant Professor Stage-III in the Deparment of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi From 03.10.2001 to 28.02.2017. Joined as Associate Professor in Interdisciplinary Biotechnology Unit, AMU and then promoted  to Professor w.e.f  01.03.2017


    1.       Oxidative stress and neurological disorders in relation to blood lead levels in children.

    M. Ahamed, Mohd. Fareed, A. Kumar, W.A. Siddiqui, M.K.J. Siddiqui.

    Redox Report: June (2008), 13(3), 117-122.

    ISSN: 1351-0002 (Print) 1743-2928 (Online). IF: 1.52.

    2.       Pycnogenol ® prevents potassium dichromate (K"2Cr"2O"7)-induced oxidative damage and nephrotoxicity in rat.

    Kehkashan Parveen, Mohd. Rashid Khan, Waseem A. Siddiqui.

    Chemico-Biological Interactions: October (2009), 181(3), 343-350.

    ISSN: 0009-2797. IF:2.57.

    3.       Protective effects of Pycnogenol® on hyperglycemia-induced oxidative damage in the liver of type 2 diabetic rats.

    Kehkashan Parveen, Mohd. Rashid Khan, Mohd. Mujeeb, Waseem A. Siddiqui.

    Chemico-Biological Interactions: April (2010), 186, 219–227.

    ISSN: 0009-2797. IF:2.57.

    4.       Nephroprotective action of tocotrienol-rich fraction (TRF) from palm oil against potassium dichromate (K2Cr2O7)-induced acute renal injury in rats.

    Mohd. Rashid Khan, Shabeena Siddiqui, Kehkashan Parveen, Saleem Javed, Sandhya Diwakar, Waseem A. Siddiqui.

    Chemico-Biological Interactions: April (2010), 186, 228-238.

    ISSN: 0009-2797. IF:2.57.

    5.       Comparative hypoglycemic and nephroprotective effects of tocotrienol rich fraction (TRF) from palm oil and rice bran oil against hyperglycemia induced nephropathy in type 1 diabetic rats.

    Shabeena Siddiqui, Mohd. Rashid Khan, Waseem A. Siddiqui.

    Chemico-Biological Interactions: October (2010), 188, 651-658.

    ISSN: 0009-2797. IF:2.57.

    6.       Antidiabetic effects afforded by Terminaliaarjunain high fat-fed and streptozotocin induced type 2 diabetic rats.

    Kehkashan Parveen, Rashid Khan, Waseem A Siddiqui.

    International Journal of Diabetes and Metabolism: April (2011), 19, 23-33.

    ISSN: 1606-7754. IF: Not assigned. H-index: 7.

    7.       Protective Effect Of Butea monosperma On High Fat Diet And Streptozotocin Induced Nongenetic Rat Model Of Type 2 Diabetes: Biochemical And Histological Evidences.

    Kehkashan Parveen, Waseem Ahmad Siddiqui.

    International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences: July (2011), 3(3), 74-81.

    ISSN: 0975-1491. IF:0.91.

    8.       Development and validation of HPTLC method for the estimation of Diosgenin in in vitro culture and rhizome of Dioscoreadeltoidea.

    M. Amir, A. Ahmad, N.A. Siddique, M. Mujeeb, S. Ahmad, and W.A. Siddiqui.

    Acta Chromatographica: March (2012), 24(1), 111-121.

    ISSN: 1233-2356 (Print), 2083-5736 (Online). IF: 0.57.

    9.       Therapeutic potential of Oroxylumindicum: A review.

    Ahad A, Ganai AA, Sareer O, Najm MZ, Kausar MA, Mohd M and Siddiqui WA.

    Journal of Pharmaceutical Research and Opinion: October (2012), 2(10), 163-172.

    ISSN: 2249-1953. IF: Not assigned yet.

    10.   Mutational analysis of prohibitin--a highly conserved gene in Indian female breast cancer cases.

    Najm MZ, Akhtar MS, Ahmad I, Sadaf, Mallick MN, Kausar MA, Chattopadhyay S, Ahad A, Zaidi S, Husain SA, Siddiqui WA.

    Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention: October (2012), 13(10), 5113-5117.

    ISSN: 1513-7368. IF: 2.51.

    11.   Heat shock protein 60 of filarial parasite Brugiamalayi: cDNA cloning, expression, purification and in silico modeling and analysis of its ATP binding site.

    R.C. Misra, A.K. Verma, S.K. Verma, V. Kumar, W.A. Siddiqui, M.I. Siddiqi, P.K. Murthy.

    Experimental Parasitology: October (2012), 132, 257–266.

    ISSN: 0014-4894. IF: 1.63.

    12.   Syntheses of low molecular weight hydroxamates as potent antiprotozoal and antifungal agents.

    Swaroop Kumar Pandey, Mridul Mishra, Anindra Sharma, Hemlata Dwivedi, Pratiksha Singh, Praveen Kumar Shukla, Waseem A. Siddiqui, Rama P. Tripathi, and RenuTripathi.

    Chemistry & Biology Interface: November (2012), 2(6), 373-393.

    ISSN: 2249-4820 (Online). IF: Not assigned yet.

    13.   Determination of free radical scavenging activity of Oroxylumindicum and Quercusinfectoria by Reversed-Phase HPLC.

    AmjidAhad, Ajaz Ahmad Ganai, Mohd Mujeeb and Waseem Ahmad Siddiqui.

    International Journal of Pharma and Bio Sciences: January (2013), 4(1), 397-406.

    ISSN: 0975-6299. IF: 0.67.

    14.   Modulatory Effects of Pycnogenol® in a Rat Model of Insulin Dependent Diabetes Mellitus: Biochemical, Histological and Immunohistochemical Evidences.

    Kehkashan Parveen, Tauheed Ishrat, Mohd. Adnan Kausar, Waseem A. Siddiqui.

    Protoplasma: February (2013), 250(1), 347-360.

    ISSN: 0033-183X (Print), 1615-6102 (Online). IF: 2.65.

    15.   Antimalarial interaction of quinine and quinidine with clarithromycin.

    Swaroop K. Pandey1, Hemlata Dwivedi, Sarika Singh, Waseem A. Siddiqui and Renu Tripathi.

    Parasitology: March (2013), 140(03), 406-413.

    ISSN: 0031-1820 (Print), 1469-8161 (Online). IF: 2.56.

    16.   A protein complex directs hemoglobin to hemozoin formation in Plasmodium falciparum.

    Monika Chugh, Vidhya Sundararaman, Vanga S. Reddy, Waseem A. Siddiqui, Kenneth D. Stuart and Pawan Malhotra.

    Proceedings of National Academy of Science USA: April (2013), 110(14), 5392-97.

    ISSN: 0027-8424. IF: 9.67.

    17.   Immunohistochemical expression and mutation study of Prohibitin gene in Indian female breast cancer cases.

    Najm MZ, Zaidi S, Siddiqui WA, Husain SA.

    Medical Oncology: May (2013), 30:614, DOI 10.1007/s12032-013-0614-8.

    ISSN: 1357-0560 (Print), 1559-131X (Online). IF: 2.63.

    18.   A validated quantitative High Performance Thin – Layer Chromatographic method for estimation of Strychnine in Strychnosnux vomica seed extract and marketed unani formulation.

    Mohd Amir, M. Mujeeb, S. Usmani, A. Ahmad, S. Ahmad, W.A. Siddiqui, and Mohd. Aqil.

    International Journal of Applied Science and Engineering: June (2013), 11(2), 149-158.

    ISSN:1727-2394 (Print), 1727-7841 (Online). IF: Not assigned yet.

    19.   Tributyltin induces oxidative damage, inflammation and apoptosis via disturbance in blood-brain barrier and metal homeostasis in cerebral cortex of rat brain: an in vivo & in vitro study.

    Sumonto Mitra, Ruchi Gera, Waseem A. Siddiqui, Shashi Khandelwal.

    Toxicology: August (2013), 310, 39-52.

    ISSN: 0300-483X. IF: 3.62.

    20.   Modulation of host’s immune responses and parasite load in Mastomyscouchaimmunized with recombinant mitochondrialHSP60 of human lymphatic filarial parasite Brugiamalayi.

    Atul Kumar Verma, Shiv Kumar Verma, Vikas Kushwaha, Richa Verma, Waseem Ahmad Siddiqui, and Puvvada Kalpana Murthy.

    Journal of Experimental and Applied Animal Science: November (2013), 1(1), 140-151.

    ISSN: 2314-5684 (Print), 2314-5692 (Online). IF: Not assigned yet.

    21.   Protective effects of tocotrienols against lipid-induced nephropathy in experimental type-2 diabetic rats by modulation in TGF-? expression.

    Shabeena Siddiqui; Haseeb Ahsan; Mohammad Rashid Khan; Waseem A. Siddiqui.

    Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology: December (2013), 273, 314-324.

    ISSN: 0041-008X. IF: 3.70.

    22.   Mutation and protein expression analysis of CYP1A1 gene-a study on female breast cancer cases from India.

    Najm MZ, Akhtar S, Ahmad I, Chattopadhyay S, Mallick N, Siddiqui S, Zaidi S, Siddiqui WA and Husain SA.

    Tumour Biology: March (2014) 35(3), 1965-71.

    ISSN: 1010-4283. IF: 3.61.

    23.   Early cellular responses against tributyltin chloride exposure in primary cultures derived from various brain regions.

    Sumonto Mitra, Waseem A Siddiqui and Shashi Khandelwal.

    Environmental Toxicology and Pharmacology: May (2014), 37(3), 1048-59.

    ISSN: 1382-6689. IF: 2.08.

    24.   Chrysin, an anti-Inflammatory molecule, abrogates renal dysfunction in type 2 diabetic rats.

    Amjid Ahad, Ajaz Ahmad Ganai, Mohd. Mujeeb and Waseem Ahmad Siddiqui.

    Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology: August (2014), 279(1), 1-7.

    ISSN: 0041-008X.IF: 3.70.

    25.   Ellagic acid, an NF-?B inhibitor, ameliorates renal function in experimental diabetic nephropathy.

    Amjid Ahad, Ajaz Ahmad Ganai, Mohd. Mujeeb, Waseem Ahmad Siddiqui.

    Chemico-Biological Interactions: August (2014), 219, 64-75.

    ISSN: 0009-2797. IF: 2.57.

    26.   Proteomic Identification and Analysis of Human Endometrial Proteins Associated with Unexplained Infertility.

    M. Manohar, H. Khan, V. Shukla, V. Das, A. Agarwal, A. Pandey, W. A. Siddiqui and A. Dwivedi.

    J Proteomics and Bioinformatics: November (2014), 7(11) 359-366.

    ISSN: 0974-276X. IF: Not assigned yet. H-index: 9.

    27.   Pharmacological Potential of Tocotrienols.

    Haseeb Ahsan, Amjid Ahad, Jahangir Iqbal, Waseem Ahmad Siddiqui.

    Nutrition and Metabolism (Online): November (2014), 11:52.

    1743-7075 (Online). IF: 3.25.

    28.   Alteration in Endometrial Proteins during Early- and Mid- Secretory Phases of the Cycle in Women with Unexplained Infertility.

    Murli Manohar, Huma Khan, Vijay Kumar Sirohi, Vinita Das, Anjoo Agarwal, Amita Pandey, Waseem Ahmad Siddiqui, Anila Dwivedi.

    PLOS One (Online): November (2014), 9(11), e111687.

    ISSN: 1932-6203 (Online) 1932-6203 (Linking). IF: 3.23.

    29.   Prophylactic effect of baicalein against renal dysfunction in type 2 diabetic rats.

    Amjid Ahad; Mohd. Mujeeb; Haseeb Ahsan; Waseem A Siddiqui.

    Biochimie: November (2014), 106, 101-110.

    ISSN: 0300-9084. IF: 2.96.

    30.   The Mystery of BCL2 Family: Bcl-2 Proteins and Apoptosis, an Update.

    Waseem Ahmad Siddiqui, AmjidAhad and HaseebAhsan.

    Archives of Toxicology:January (2015), 89(3), 289-317.

    ISSN:  0340-5761(Print), 1432-0738(Online). IF: 5.98.

    31.   Tocotrienols have a nephroprotective action against lipid induced chronic renal dysfunction in rats.

    Mohammad Rashid Khan, HaseebAhsan, ShabeenaSiddiqui,Waseem A. Siddiqui.

    Renal Failure: February (2015), 37(1), 136-43.

    ISSN: 0886-022X (Print), 1525-6049 (Online). IF: 0.94.

    32.   A review of characterization of tocotrienols from plant oils and foods.

    HaseebAhsan, AmjidAhad, Waseem Ahmad Siddiqui.

    Journal of Chemical Biology:April (2015), 8(2), 45-59.

    ISSN: 1864-6158
    (Print) 1864-6166
    Not assigned yet.

    33.   Differential Susceptibility of Brain Regions to Tributyltin Chloride Toxicity.

    SumontoMitra, Waseem A. Siddiqui, ShashiKhandelwal.

    Environmental Toxicology: Published online in June (2014) in Wiley Online Library ( 1393-1405. DOI: 10.1002/tox.22009.

    ISSN:  1522-7278. IF: 2.59.

    34.   C-Phycocyanin protects against acute tributyltin chloride neurotoxicity by modulating glial cell activity along with its anti-oxidant and anti-inflammatory property: A comparative efficacy evaluation with N-acetyl cysteine in adult rat brain.

    SumontoMitra, Waseem A. Siddiqui, ShashiKhandelwal.

    Chemico-Biological Interactions: August (2015),238, 138-150.

    ISSN: 0009-2797. IF: 2.57.

    35.   Nephroprotective activity of hydroalcoholic extract of Physalisalkekengi (solanaceae) fruit against cisplatin induced nephrotoxicity in rats.

    Aslam M, Siddiqui WA*, Sabahatullah, Javed K, Khan AH. (* Author for correspondence)

    World Journal of Pharmaceutical Research: September (2015),4(9), 2059-2070.

    ISSN: 2277-7105. IF: Not assigned yet. H-Index: 22.

    36.   Gallic acid ameliorates renal functions by inhibiting the activation of p38 MAPK in experimentally induced type 2 diabetic rats and cultured rat proximal tubular epithelial cells.

    Amjid Ahad, Haseeb Ahsan, Mohd. Mujeeb, Waseem Ahmad Siddiqui.

    Chemico-Biological Interactions: October (2015), 5(240), 292-303.

    ISSN: 0009-2797. IF: 2.57.

    37.   Chemical fingerprinting of bioactive compounds of Carica papaya linn (indian variety) seed oil

    Mohammed Kuddus, Jamal M Arif, Athar Ali, Mohd A Kausar, SMA Shahid, Kehkashan Parveen and Waseem A. Siddiqui.

    Biochemical and Cellular Archives: June (2016), 16(1), 9-20.

    ISSN: 0972-5075. IF: Not assigned yet.

    38.   Nephroprotective potential of Quercus infectoria galls against experimentally induced diabetic nephropathy in rats through inhibition of renal oxidative stress and TGF-?.

    Amjid Ahad, Mohd. Mujeeb, Haseeb Ahsan and Waseem Ahmad Siddiqui.

    Animal Cells and Systems, July (2016), 20(4), 193–202.

    ISSN: 1976-8354 (Print) 2151-2485 (Online). IF: 0.44.

    39.   Diabetic Nephropathy – A Major Macrovascular Complication.

    Kehkashan Parveen, Waseem A. Siddiqui, Mohd Adnan Kausar, Mohammed Kuddus, Syed Monowar Alam Shahida, Jamal Mohammad Arif.

    International Journal of Pharmaceutical Research & Allied Sciences, October-December (2016), 5(4):132-158.

    ISSN: 2277-3657. IF: Not assigned yet.

    40.   Depression enhanced the production of autoantibodies against16?-hydroxyestrone-estrogen receptor adduct in breast cancer.

    Khan WA, Khan MWA, Sherwani S, Siddiqui WA.

    International Immunopharmacology, January (2019) 66: 251–259.

    ISSN: 1567-5769. IF: 3.118.

    41.   Evaluation of vegetables and fish oils for the attenuation of diabetes complications.

    Parveen K, Siddiqui WA, Arif JM, Kuddus M, Shahid SMA, Kausar MA.

    Cellular and Molecular Biology (Noisy-le-Grand, France), September (2019) 65(7): 38-45.

    ISSN: 0145-5680 (Print), 1165-158X (Online). IF: Not assigned yet.

    42.   Preparation, optimization and biological evaluation of gymnemic acid loaded niosomes against streptozotocin-nicotinamide induced diabetic-nephropathy in Wistar rats.

    Tinku Singhal, Abdul Ahad, Mohd. Aqil, Syed Obaidur Rahman, Abul Kalam Najmi, Waseem Ahmad Siddiqui.

    Journal of Drug Delivery Science and Technology, December (2019) 54, 101328-35.

    ISSN: 1773-2247. IF: 2.606.

Teaching-Sub-Viral Agents
Viral Diseases of Plants and Animals
Virological Tests
ETC and Oxidative Phasphorylation
Falling Drop Method
Integration and Metabolism
Protein Crystallization
Stable Isotops
Nitrogen Fixation
Molecular Markers
Protein Missfolding Diseases
Organization of Viral Genomes
Viral Diseases in Animals
Plant Viruses