Research Publications

1. Hannan, A., Saleem, S., Chaudhary, S., Barkaat, M., & Arshad, M. U. (2008). Antibacterial activity of Nigella sativa against clinical isolates of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus. J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad, 20(3), 72-74. Indexed (PubMed)

2. Hannan, A., Chaudhary, S., Saleem, S., Qayyum, A., & Arshad, M. U. (2008). Rapid isolation of Mycobacteria�need of the hour in our settings. J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad, 20(4), 67-69. Indexed (PubMed)


3. Hannan, A., Absar, M., Usman, M., Naeem, T., Saleem, S., & Arshad, M. (2009). In vitro activity of linezolid against clinical isolates of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus. J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad, 21(1), 106-9. Indexed (PubMed)


4. Hannan, A., Azhar, H., Saleem, S., Azam, M. and Rehman, R. (2012). Vaginal Carriage of K1 Escherichia in third trimester of pregnancy. Pakistan Journal of Pathology, 23(3), 78-81.


5. Haroon, S., Chaudary, S. and Saleem, S. (2013). Effect of gender, day and night usage of complete denture on oral candidal growth. Journal of Shaikh Zayed Medical College, 4(1), 408-410.


6. Hannan, A., Gondal, A. J., Saleem, S., Arshad, M. U., & Lateef, W. (2014). In-vitro Efficacy of Ceftazidime in Combinations with Meropenem, Piperacillin/Tazobactam, Amikacin and Ciprofloxacin against Extensively Drug-Resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Pakistan J. Zool, 46(4), 1111-1116. (Impact Factor = 0.4)


7. Hannan, A., Rehman, R., Saleem, S., khan, M. U., Qamar, M. U. and Azhar, H. (2014). Microbiological analysis of ready-to-eat salads at different outlets in Lahore, Pakistan. Intenational Food Research Journal, 21(5), 1797-1800. (Impact Factor = 0.28)


8. Hannan, A., Khan, S. A., Choudhry, N., Saleem, S. & Mehboob, R. (2014). Antibacterial activity of Neem (Azadirachta indica) leaf extracts against wound causing bacteria. HealthMED, 8(4), 676-773. (Impact Factor = 0.4)


9. Saleem, S., Naseem, A., Hannan, A., Nagi, A. H., Qamar, M. U. and Akhtar, N. (2015). Dose realted histological changes in Mouse kidney after administration of manuka honey. Pakistan Journal of Zoology, 47(1), 235-239. (Impact Factor = 0.4)


10. Hussain MB, Hannan A, Akhtar N, Fayyaz GQ, Imran M, Saleem S, Qureshi IA. (2015). Evaluation of the antibacterial activity of selected Pakistani honeys against multi drug resistant Salmonella typhi. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 15(1), 32. (Impact Factor = 2.02)


11. Hannan, A., Jabeen, K., Saleem, S. (2015). Effect of different doses of manuka honey in experimentally induced mouse typhoid. Pak. Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 28(3), 891-902. (Impact Factor = 0.95)


12. Hannan, A., Javed, F., Saleem, S., Tahira, K. and Jahan, S. (2015). Frequency of Staphylococcal chromosome mec Type IV and Type V in clinical isolates of Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Open journal of Medical Microbiology, 5, 69-75. (Impact Factor = 0.71)


13. Sarwar, S., Hannan, A., Sultana, Q., Saleem, S., Sohail, M., Arshad, M.U. and Rasool, K. (2015). Non-O1 Vibrio cholerae bacteremia in an infant, first case report from Pakistan. Journal of Infection in Developing Countries (Accepted) (Impact Factor = 1.3)


14. Haroon, S., Chaudary, S. and Saleem, S. (2015). Effect of wearing complete dentures of the candida count in the oral cavity. Journal of Sheikh Zayed Medical College, 5(3), 641-643.


15. Hannan, A., Tahira, K. , Saleem, S., Javed, F., and Jahan, S Detection of TEM and CTX-M genes in Extended Spectrum-?-lactamase (accepted for publication in OJMM, 2015)

16. J.G Gondal, Hannan, A., Saleem,S., Arshad,U,. (2016). Comparative evaluation of Brothy and Agar Dilution Techniques FOR AST against multidrug resistant Pseudomonas Aeruginosa. Pak j. Zool., vol 48(5).,pp.1517-1522,. (Impact factor=0.4)


17. Hannan,A., Ejaz, A., Riaz, S., Saleem, S,., (2017). Invitro Salmonella Typhi biofilm formation on gall stones and its disruption by Manuka Honey, Pakistan Journal of Pharmaceutical sciences,. Vol 23.,pp.129-135,. (Impact Factor=0.9)


18. Qamar,U.,Saleem,S,.Arshad,A.,Rasheed,F.,Ejaz.H.,Shehahzad,N.,Jahan,S.,(2017). Antimicrobial efficacy of Manuka Honey against NDM producing Gram Negative Bacteria isolated from blood cultures, Pakistan Journal of Zoology ,.Vol 49(6).,pp.1997-2003,. (Impact factor=0.4)


19. Qamar,U.,Saleem,S,.Toleman.,Saqulain,M.,Jahan,S.,Waseem,M.,Nisar,A.,Khurshid,M.,Taj,Z,.(2018). In vitro and in vivo activity of Manuka honey against NDM-1-Producing Klebsiella pneumoniae ST11, Journal of Future Microbiology,.Vol. 13(1).,pp.13-26,. (Impact factor=3.8).


20. Tahir,S.,Saleem,S.,Jahan,.(2017). Frequency of blavim gene in MDR Pseudomonas Aeruginosa and Acinetobacter Baumanii,PJMHS, vol.11, 1271-1273 (Impact factor=0.2)


21. Fatima S,. Saleem S., Hassan., Abbasi H,. Hannan A 2018. Detection of MRSA nasal carriage in Hospital population using chrom agar. Biomedica.


22. Ahsan.U., Saleem S., Shahzad F,. Yasir,M,. Frequency of GBS in 500 pregnant women 2018. JAIMC.

23. Waris.K.,Saleem.S.,Arshad.U,Iqbal J.,(2017) A novel complementary alternative medicine : In vitro evaluation of efficacy of Nigella sativa extract as an Antibacterial agent against porphyromonas gingivalis,APMC,vol 11,247-251.


24. Qamar.U., Jahan.S,.Toleman.M., Walsh.T.,Saleem.S. (2018) First identification of clinical isolate of a novel NDM-4 producing E.coliST405 from urine, BJM (Impact factor=1.8)


25. Arslan M,Wasim M, Mannan T, Saleem S, Romling U, Matin A, A Irfan, 2018, The cellulose synthase BcsA plays a role in interactions of Salmonella typhimurium with Acanthamoeba castellanii (T4 genotype), Parasitology Research (Impact factor=2.6)


26. Cheema K, Saleem S, Chaudhary M, 2018. Isolation and Antimicrobial Susceptibility Profile of Microorganisms Isolated from Ventilator Associated Pneumonia Patients,JIDT, ISSN 2472-1093, Vol.4 No.1:3.


27. Hannan A, Akhtar R, Saleem S, Qaisar A, Jahan S,2018. Frequency of Vancomyecine resistant Staphylococcus aureus among MRSA isolatescollected from tertiary care hospitals of Lahore. Pak Armed Forces Med J 2018; 68 (3): 580-84 .


28. Akhtar J,Saleem S,Shahzad N,Waheed A,Jameel I,Rasheed R,Jahan S,2018. Prevalence of Metallo-?-Lactamase IMP and VIM Producing Gram Negative Bacteria in Different Hospitals of Lahore, Pakistan, Pakistan J. Zool., Vol. 50, Iss. 6, pp 2343-2349.

29. Ahmad A, Mushtaq F, Saleem S, Ahmad I,,2018. Analysis of Multidrug Resistant MTB Clinical Isolates for Susceptibilty to Linezolid and Verampil usingMGIT 960, Saudi Journal of Medical and Pharmaceutical sciences.,2413-4929, 1205-1213.


30. Yousaf I,.Ishaq I,.Hussain B.M,.Inaam S,.Qamar U,.2019. Antibacterial activity of Pakistani Beri honey compared with silver sulfadiazine on infected wounds: a clinical trial, J WOUND CARE,vol.28.No 25. Impact Factor 1.670.


31. Zia A, Saleem S,Imran M, Arshad U, Ghazal A, In-Vitro efficacy of imipenem with Tigecycline and amakacine against XDR Acinetobacter Baumannii, Pakistan journal of Medical Health Siences,Vol 13,No.1,2019.

32. Gondal A, Saleem S, Novel Carabapenam resistant Klebsiella pneumoniea ST147 coharborin blaNDM-1,blaOXA-48 and ESBLs from Pakistan, Dove Medical press,2020,infection and drug resistance 2020;13 2105-2115.

33. Zahra FT, Saleem S, Imran M, Ghazal A, Arshad U. The SARS-CoV-2 pandemic and the role of honey and its products as an emerging Therpeutic regime. Biomedica,A review article. 2020;36 (COVID-19-S2): 190-4.

34. Ali R, Saleem S, Identification and quantification of antimicrobial activity in commercially available chicken meat in a large urban centre in Pakistan. Current research in food sciences,Volume 3, November 2020, Pages 173-177.

35. Haq UF,Saleem S, Imran M, Ghazal A, Ahmad K, Roman M, Rehman S, Ullah S, Mehmood H,Ullah H. Phylogenetic analysis and genomic variation of 2019 nCovid. J pharm, biophram res,2020, 2(1): 126-130.

36. Javed H,Saleem S, Zafar A,Shehzad A,Ghafoor A, Ejaz H,Junaid K,Jahan S. Emergence of plasmid mediated mer genes from GNR at human �animal interface,2020,Gut Pathog,12:54 (IF 3.7)

37. Khalid F, Saleem S, Ahmad I, High prevalence of carbapenem resistant Acinetobacter associated respiratory tract infections in Pakistan, Journal of Pakistan medical association,202070(9): 1630-1632. Doi 10.5455/JPMA.35384.(IF 0.409)

38. Dar N Z,Saleem S, Arshad U, Imran M, Ghazal A, Latif W,Antimicrobial activity of various fractions from aloe vera ectract against ESBls producing GNR,PJMHS,Vol 14, No.4, OCT-DEC 2020,819.

39. Shakir S, Saleem S, Rizvi W, Waheed A, Iqbal J, Isolation, Identification and antifungal susceptibility of Dermatophytes isolated from clinically suscepted cases of Tinea Infection in Pakistan,2019,29(5) 2456-7043, British Microbiology Journal.

40. Saleem S,. COVID-19 Vaccine Myths and facts, Journal of Rawalpindi medical college,2020,25(1):1-2.

41. Ishtiaq S, Saleem S, Waheed A, Alvi A, Molecular detection o bla OXA-23 gene and bla OXA-51 gene in carbapenem resistant strains of A. baumannii in patients with VAP at tertiary care hospitals, JPMA71:2576;2021.