Dr. Nisar Ahmad Wani

The state-of-the-art Reproductive Biotechnology Centre established under supervision of Dr. Nisar Ahmad Wani has a mandate to develop and apply latest biotechnology techniques for different animal species of the region. Dr. Wani has been heading Reproductive Biology Laboratory in CVRL from year 2005. In year 2009 he and his team produced World’s First Cloned Camel named ‘Injaz’. In subsequent years he produced many more cloned calves from the somatic cells of elite animals ranging from racing champions to beauty queens.

Dr. Wani has a bachelor’s degree in veterinary sciences and a masters and doctorate degree in Animal Reproduction. He has done many post-doctoral courses in different labs around the globe. Dr. Wani’s main research focus is to develop and apply the latest Assisted Reproductive Biotechnology techniques in order to enhance the production of different animal species of the region. Dr Wani has many publications in reputed international journals and is board member and reviewer of many international Journals in his field of specialization. Dr Wani is member of many international organizations and has travelled widely to deliver lectures and talks on his field of specialization.