Muhammad Munir

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Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. pmc Double-stranded RNA-induced activation of activating protein-1 promoter is differentially regulated by the non-structural protein 1 of avian influenza A viruses
    Muhammad Munir
    The Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Viral Immunol 25:79-85. 2012
  2. doi Biological characterization and phylogenetic analysis of a novel genetic group of Newcastle disease virus isolated from outbreaks in commercial poultry and from backyard poultry flocks in Pakistan
    Muhammad Munir
    The Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences SLU, Ulls Väg 2B, SE 751 89 Uppsala, Sweden
    Infect Genet Evol 12:1010-9. 2012
  3. pmc Detection of paratuberculosis in breeding bulls at pakistani semen production units: a continuous source of threat
    Muhammad Abbas
    Quality Control Laboratory, Veterinary Research Institute, Lahore, Pakistan
    ISRN Vet Sci 2011:501235. 2011
  4. doi Sequencing and analysis of the complete genome of Newcastle disease virus isolated from a commercial poultry farm in 2010
    Muhammad Munir
    The Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences SLU, Ulls Väg 2B, 751 89, Uppsala, Sweden
    Arch Virol 157:765-8. 2012
  5. doi Detection and phylogenetic analysis of peste des petits ruminants virus isolated from outbreaks in Punjab, Pakistan
    M Munir
    The Division of Virology, Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Transbound Emerg Dis 59:85-93. 2012
  6. doi Alleles A and B of non-structural protein 1 of avian influenza A viruses differentially inhibit beta interferon production in human and mink lung cells
    Muhammad Munir
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Gen Virol 92:2111-21. 2011
  7. doi Whole genome sequencing and characterization of a virulent Newcastle disease virus isolated from an outbreak in Sweden
    Muhammad Munir
    The Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Division of Virology and Parasitology and Joint Research and Development, National Veterinary Institute SVA, Uppsala, Sweden
    Virus Genes 43:261-71. 2011
  8. pmc Non-structural protein 1 of avian influenza A viruses differentially inhibit NF-κB promoter activation
    Muhammad Munir
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences SLU, Ulls Väg 2B, SE 75189 Uppsala, Sweden
    Virol J 8:383. 2011
  9. pmc Genetic diversity of Newcastle disease virus in Pakistan: a countrywide perspective
    Muhammad Zubair Shabbir
    Quality Operations Laboratory, University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Lahore, Pakistan
    Virol J 10:170. 2013
  10. doi Complete genome characterisation of a Newcastle disease virus isolated during an outbreak in Sweden in 1997
    Anna Malin Linde
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Section of Virology, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences SLU, Ulls Väg 2B, Uppsala, Sweden
    Virus Genes 41:165-73. 2010

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  1. pmc Double-stranded RNA-induced activation of activating protein-1 promoter is differentially regulated by the non-structural protein 1 of avian influenza A viruses
    Muhammad Munir
    The Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Viral Immunol 25:79-85. 2012
    ..Comprehensive studies, focusing on the molecular mechanisms behind this differential inhibition, may facilitate exploration of the zoonotic and pathogenic potential of influenza A viruses...
  2. doi Biological characterization and phylogenetic analysis of a novel genetic group of Newcastle disease virus isolated from outbreaks in commercial poultry and from backyard poultry flocks in Pakistan
    Muhammad Munir
    The Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences SLU, Ulls Väg 2B, SE 751 89 Uppsala, Sweden
    Infect Genet Evol 12:1010-9. 2012
    ..Furthermore, these investigations emphasize the importance of continuous surveillance of ND in developing countries...
  3. pmc Detection of paratuberculosis in breeding bulls at pakistani semen production units: a continuous source of threat
    Muhammad Abbas
    Quality Control Laboratory, Veterinary Research Institute, Lahore, Pakistan
    ISRN Vet Sci 2011:501235. 2011
    ..Therefore, this paper highlights the presence of the disease for the first time at SPUs and triggers attempts to ascertain the prevalence of paratuberculosis throughout the country...
  4. doi Sequencing and analysis of the complete genome of Newcastle disease virus isolated from a commercial poultry farm in 2010
    Muhammad Munir
    The Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences SLU, Ulls Väg 2B, 751 89, Uppsala, Sweden
    Arch Virol 157:765-8. 2012
    ..These findings provide insight into the genetic nature of NDV circulating in Pakistan and are useful for both laboratory diagnosis and vaccine development for NDV...
  5. doi Detection and phylogenetic analysis of peste des petits ruminants virus isolated from outbreaks in Punjab, Pakistan
    M Munir
    The Division of Virology, Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Transbound Emerg Dis 59:85-93. 2012
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  6. doi Alleles A and B of non-structural protein 1 of avian influenza A viruses differentially inhibit beta interferon production in human and mink lung cells
    Muhammad Munir
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Gen Virol 92:2111-21. 2011
    ..This study therefore expands the versatile nature of the NS1 protein in inhibiting IFN responses at multiple levels, by demonstrating for the first time that it occurs in a manner dependent on allele type...
  7. doi Whole genome sequencing and characterization of a virulent Newcastle disease virus isolated from an outbreak in Sweden
    Muhammad Munir
    The Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Division of Virology and Parasitology and Joint Research and Development, National Veterinary Institute SVA, Uppsala, Sweden
    Virus Genes 43:261-71. 2011
    ..The same genotype caused outbreaks in the Middle East and Greece in the late 1960s, and in Hungary, in the early 1980s, suggesting a common source for these outbreaks...
  8. pmc Non-structural protein 1 of avian influenza A viruses differentially inhibit NF-κB promoter activation
    Muhammad Munir
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences SLU, Ulls Väg 2B, SE 75189 Uppsala, Sweden
    Virol J 8:383. 2011
    ..NS1 proteins of influenza A viruses are divided into two groups, known as allele A and allele B. The possible functional relevance of this NS1 division to viral pathogenicity is lacking...
  9. pmc Genetic diversity of Newcastle disease virus in Pakistan: a countrywide perspective
    Muhammad Zubair Shabbir
    Quality Operations Laboratory, University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Lahore, Pakistan
    Virol J 10:170. 2013
    ..Though, efforts have been made to characterize the causative agent in some of parts of the country, the genetic nature of strains circulating throughout Pakistan is currently lacking...
  10. doi Complete genome characterisation of a Newcastle disease virus isolated during an outbreak in Sweden in 1997
    Anna Malin Linde
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Section of Virology, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences SLU, Ulls Väg 2B, Uppsala, Sweden
    Virus Genes 41:165-73. 2010
    ..It had a length of 15,192 bases and consisted of six genes in the order 3'-NP-P-M-F-HN-L-5'. The F protein cleavage site was 112-RRQRRF-117, corresponding to that of a virulent pathotype...
  11. pmc Genomic and biological characterization of a velogenic Newcastle disease virus isolated from a healthy backyard poultry flock in 2010
    Muhammad Munir
    Division of Virology, Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, SLU, Ulls Väg 2B, 751 89 Uppsala, Sweden
    Virol J 9:46. 2012
    ..These samples were biologically analyzed using mean death time (MDT) and intracerebral pathogenicity index (ICPI), whereas genotypically characterized by the real-time PCRs coupled with sequencing of the complete genome...
  12. ncbi Complete genome analysis of an avian paramyxovirus type 1 strain isolated in 1994 from an asymptomatic black-headed gull (Larus ridibundus) in southern Sweden
    Muhammad Munir
    Joint Research and Development Unit for Virology, Immunobiology and Parasitology of the National Veterinary Institute SVA and Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences SLU, Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Division of Microbiology and Food Safety, Ulls Väg 2B, SE 751 89 Uppsala, Sweden
    Avian Dis 54:923-30. 2010
    ..Waterfowl have been considered to act as a reservoir for APMV-1 and, therefore, it is important to broaden the knowledge of viruses circulating within this population...
  13. pmc Differences in the ability to suppress interferon β production between allele A and allele B NS1 proteins from H10 influenza A viruses
    Siamak Zohari
    Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences SLU, Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Section of Virology, SLU, Ulls Väg 2B, SE 75189 Uppsala, Sweden
    Virol J 7:376. 2010
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  14. doi Evolutionary dynamics of bovine coronaviruses: natural selection pattern of the spike gene implies adaptive evolution of the strains
    Mehdi R M Bidokhti
    Division of Ruminant Medicine and Veterinary Epidemiology, Department of Clinical Sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Box 7054, SE 750 07 Uppsala, Sweden
    J Gen Virol 94:2036-49. 2013
    ..The selection pattern along the S glycoprotein implies adaptive evolution of BCoVs, suggesting a successful mechanism for BCoV to continuously circulate among cattle and other ruminants without disappearance. ..
  15. pmc Complete genome sequencing of a velogenic viscerotropic avian paramyxovirus 1 isolated from pheasants (Pucrasia macrolopha) in Lahore, Pakistan
    Muhammad Zubair Shabbir
    University Diagnostic Laboratory, University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Lahore, Pakistan
    J Virol 86:13828-9. 2012
    ..Notably, the isolate showed significant differences from previously characterized APMV-1 from Pakistani commercial and rural chicken...
  16. pmc Complete genome sequence of a velogenic neurotropic avian paramyxovirus 1 isolated from peacocks (Pavo cristatus) in a wildlife park in Pakistan
    Muhammad Munir
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Virol 86:13113-4. 2012
    ..The work presented here is the first complete genome sequence of any APMV-1 isolate from wild birds in the region and therefore highlights the need for increased awareness and surveillance in such bird species...
  17. pmc Genetic analysis of peste des petits ruminants virus from Pakistan
    Muhammad Anees
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    BMC Vet Res 9:60. 2013
    ..Thus so far, the diagnosis has primarily been made based on clinical outcome or serology. This study was carried out to characterize PPRV from an emerging wave of outbreaks from Punjab, Pakistan...
  18. doi The X proteins of bornaviruses interfere with type I interferon signalling
    Jonas Johansson Wensman
    Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Section of Virology, PO Box 7028, SE 750 07 Uppsala, Sweden
    J Gen Virol 94:263-9. 2013
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  19. pmc Establishment of stably transfected cells constitutively expressing the full-length and truncated antigenic proteins of two genetically distinct mink astroviruses
    Mehdi R M Bidokhti
    Joint R and D Division of Virology, Department of Virology, Immunobiology and Parasitology, The National Veterinary Institute SVA, Uppsala, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 8:e82978. 2013
    ..The gene integration and protein expression were sustained through cell passage, showing that the used approach is robust and reliable for expression of functional capsid proteins for vaccine and diagnostic applications. ..
  20. pmc The multiple faces of proteinkinase R in antiviral defense
    Muhammad Munir
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Division of Virology, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Virulence 4:85-9. 2013
    ..There is a need of future studies to investigate additional roles of PKR in innate immunity and the molecular understanding of this novel function of PKR...
  21. pmc Bioinformatics analysis of large-scale viral sequences: from construction of data sets to annotation of a phylogenetic tree
    Muhammad Munir
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Section of Virology, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Virulence 4:97-106. 2013
    ..The protocol may take up to 36 h for construction and annotation of a final tree of about 20,000 sequences...
  22. doi Equine arteritis virus induced cell death is associated with activation of the intrinsic apoptotic signalling pathway
    Harindranath Cholleti
    R and D Unit for Virology, Department of Virology, Immunobiology and Parasitology of the National Veterinary Institute SVA, Ulls Väg 2B, SE 751 89 Uppsala, Sweden
    Virus Res 171:222-6. 2013
    ..The findings demonstrate that cell death in EAV infected BHK21 cells results from apoptosis mediated through the intrinsic signalling pathway...