Prof. Haseeb A. Khan PhD, FRCPath, FRSC

Bio: 
Dr. Haseeb A. Khan is a Distinguished Professor at the Department of Biochemistry, College of Science, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. He is the Group Leader of Analytical and Molecular Bioscience Research Group and Chair Professor at Prince Sultan Research Chair for Environment and Wildlife. Before moving to King Saud University, he served as a Senior Scientist at Armed Forces Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. He obtained his PhD from Aligarh Muslim University (a central government university), Aligarh, India and received scientific trainings at USA, UK, France, Denmark and Finland. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists (UK) and the Royal Society of Chemistry (UK). He has published more than 250 articles, authored 2 books and 20 book chapters. He has deposited 210 gene sequences to GenBank and 13 SNPs to dB-SNP database. His innovative research includes the development of methods and protocols for the analysis of ATP, GFAP and tyrosine hydroxylase in mouse brain; efficient extraction of skin lipids; and computer-aided quantification of gastric ulcers in rats. He has also developed 8 software tools for biomedical applications, which have been published in reputed journals and demanded by more than 400 scientists from 40 countries. Scientists from prestigious institutions like Harvard University, Oxford University, WHO, etc have appreciated these software tools. The factorial equation developed by him has been utilized by scientists from Emory University, USA and Swinburne University, Australia for creating their own software tools. He is a recipient of Microsoft eScience Award.