KP Judicial Academy activities : Press Release KPJA

07-04-2017

Dr. Qasim Ayub, Staff Scientist at Welcome Trust Sanger Institute, Hinxton, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom, a world renowned Biotechnology scientist visited KP Judicial Academy and delivered expert lecture on The DNA Recipe for Life, Ethical and Legal Challenges in the combine session of Senior Judicial Officers, Probationers Civil Judges and Newly Inducted Lawyers across the province ongoing training. Dr. Qasim has more than a decade experience in human population, evolutionary and disease genomics. He conducted genomics analyses of DNA variation in humans and closely related primate species to try and ascertain what the distribution patterns of these variants in different parts of the world tell us about our past and identify variants that are associated with disease and evolutionary adaptation to climate, diet and pathogens as humans moved out of Africa. He is currently exploring high-altitude adaptation in the Himalayas. Dr. Qasim have Nemours publications on the subject at his credit and recognized worldwide.

Participants of both sessions took keen interest in the subject and asked many questions. D.G  Judicial Academy Mr. Muhammad Masood Khan and Dean Faculty  Khowaja Wajehuddin thanks him for sparing time and speaking to the Judicial officers and Lawyers.

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Amjad Ali Khan

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