Dr Ambreen Faiyaz

Dr Ambreen Faiyaz


Dr Ambreen Faiyaz

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry

Basic Medical Sciences, College of Medicine-Jeddah

Official Email: Faiyaza@ksau-hs.edu.sa ,  FaiyazAM@ngha.med.sa

Personal Email: drambreenhafeez@gmail.com

Extension: 45707
Specialization: Biochemistry

Major: Biochemistry 

Specialization: Photochemical and Computational Studies on the Interaction of Riboflavin and Cyanocobalamin


  • Assistant Professor of Biochemistry (Since 2013)


  • Ph.D of Biochemistry


  • Bioinformatics, Nutritional Biochemistry, Photochemical Studies


  1. Member  of British Biochemical Society, UK

Editorial and Reviewing Activities

  • Editorial Board Member
    • Journal of Bio-molecules and Biochemistry


  1. Gul W, Vaid HMF, Faiyaz A, Anwar Z, Khurshid A, Ahmad I. Simultaneous photoaddition, photoreduction and chemical reduction of riboflavin by sulfur containing dianions: A kinetic study. Photochem.Photobiol A: Chem. 2019; 376:22-31. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S1010603019300917 IF: 2.891  , Scopus, Science Direct
  2. Vaid HMF, Gul W, Faiyaz A, Anwar Z, Ejaz MA, Zahid S, Ahmad I. Divalent ion catalyzed photodegradation of riboflavin: A kinetic study. Photochem.Photobiol A:Chem 2019; 371:59-66.https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S101060301831356X IF: 2.891  , Scopus, Science Direct
  3. Rafiq K, Saify ZS, Nesar S, Faiyaz A, Naeem I. Some Novel Piperidine Analogues Having Strong Alpha Glucosidase Inhibition. J. Pharm. Sci., 2018, 31(4): 1185-1189. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30033400 IF: 0.804 ,  PubMed
  4. Mehtab R, Ibrahim M, Naz A, Faiyaz A, Faheem A, Rasheed M, Saify ZS. Immunomodulatory activity and chemical characterization of fixed oils obtained from different parts of Oxytropisglabra DC. Pak. J. Pharm. Sci., 2018, 31(3): 755-762.https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29716852 IF: 0.804 , PubMed
  5. Vaid HMF, Zahid S, Faiyaz A, Qadeer K, Gul W, Anwar Z, Ahmad Photolysis of methylcobalamin in aqueous solution: A kinetic study. J.Photochem.Photobiol. 2018; 362: 40-48. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S1010603018302545 IF: 2.891 , PubMed
  6. Faiyaz A. Analysis of matrix metalloproteinase-13 non-synonymous single nucleotide variants in osteoarthritis and prediction of druggable binding sites in mutant MMP-13 using COSMIC. Saudi J. Med. Pharm. Sci. 2017; 3 (11): 1150-1155.https://journals.indexcopernicus.com/search/article?articleId=1810821 IJI Factor: 4.12 , Index Copernicus, Google Scholar
  7. Bano F, Faiyaz A. Effect of Ginseng herbal tea on whole brain serotonin level and its metabolites 5-HTP and 5-HIAA in plasma with the change in feeding behavior and body weight in Albino Wistar rats. Saudi J. Med. Pharm. Sci. 2017;3(12):1287-1289. https://journals.indexcopernicus.com/search/article?articleId=1808290 IJI Factor: 4.12 , Index Copernicus, Google Scholar