Ahsan T, Chen J, Wu Y, Irfan M. (2017) Application of response surface methodology for optimization of medium components for the production of secondary metabolites by Streptomyces diastatochromogenes KX852460. AMB Express. 7:96.
Irfan M, Mushtaq Q, Tabassum F, Shakir HA, Qazi JI (2017) Carboxymethyl Cellulase production optimization from newly isolated thermophilic Bacillus subtilis K-18 for saccharification using response surface methodology. AMB Express 7:29.
Hongzhi Bai, Hui Zi, Yuqian Huang, Mei Han, Muhammad Irfan, Ning Liu, Jinfeng Yang, Hui Wang, and Xiaori Han (2017). Catalytic properties of carboxymethyl cellulase produced from newly isolated novel fungus Penicillium ochrochloron ZH1 in submerged fermentation. Catalysis Letters 147:2013-2022.
Ahsan T, Chen J, Zhao X, Irfan M, Wu Y. (2017) Extraction and identification of bioactive compounds (Eicosane and Dibutyl phthalate) Produced by Streptomyces strain KX852460 for the biological control of Rhizoctonia solani AG-3 strain KX852461 to control Target spot disease in tobacco leaf. AMB Express 7:54.
Gul A, Irfan M, Nadeem M, Syed Q, Haq IU (2017) Kallar Grass (Leptochloa fusca L. Kunth) as a feedstock for ethanol fermentation with the aid of response surface methodology. Environmental Progress & Sustainable Energy.
Tabssum F, Irfan M, Shakir HA, Qazi JI (2017) Statistical optimization for deconstruction of poplar substrate by dilute sulphuric acid for bioethanol production. Green Chemistry Letters Reviews 10 (2): 69-79.
Chen L, Li Z, Qi W, Irfan M, Lin J, Hui M, Guo Z, Zhong M, Li L. (2017). Characterization of promoter region of glycerol-3-phosphate-O-acyltransferase gene in Lilium pensylvanicum. Turk J Biol. 41 (3): 552-562.
Bai H, M. Irfan, Y.Wang, H. Wang and X. Han. (2017) Purification and Characterization of cellulose degrading enzyme from newly isolated Cellulomonas sp. Cellulose Chemistry and Technology. 51(3-4): 283-290.
Ghazanfar M, Irfan M, Tabsum F, Shakir HA, Qazi JI (2017). Effect of different pretreatment conditions on cellulase production by Bacillus subtilis K-18 through Box-Bhenken Design. Iranian Journal of Science & Technology.
Khalid S, Irfan M, Shakir HA, Qazi JI. (2017) Endoglucanase producing potential of Bacillus species isolated from the gut of Labeo rohita. Journal of Marine Science & Technology.
Irfan M, Yang S, Yuxin L, Sun J. (2017) Genetic diversity analysis of Morchella sp. by RAPD. Molecular Biology Research Communication 6(1): 27-31.
A. Siddique, A. Gul, M. Irfan*, M. Nadeem, M. Syed. (2017). Comparison of different pretreatment methods for efficient conversion of bagasse into ethanol. Biofuels 8: 135-141.
T. Ahsan, J. Chen, Y. Wu, M. Irfan, J. Shafi. (2017) Screening, identification, optimization of fermentation conditions, and extraction of secondary metabolites for the biocontrol of Rhizoctonia Solani AG-3. Biotechnology and Biotechnology Equipment. 31 (1): 91-98.
Chen L., F.-x. Cheng, S.-k. Sun, J. Sun, M. Irfan, L. Zhang (2017): An overview of molecular genetic linkage maps in Lilium spp..- Genetika, 49(2): 755-764.
Arooj A, Irfan M, Tabsum F, Shakir HA, Qazi JI (2017). Effect of dilute sulphuric acid pretreatment on cellulase production by Bacillus subtilis K-18 through response surface methodology. Proceedings of the Pakistan Academy of Science B; Life and environmental Science 54(1): 11-20.
S. Iqbal, M. Irfan, F. Tabassum, HA Shakir, JI Qazi (2017). Application of Box-Behnken design for optimization of different pretreatment conditions for cellulase production. Accepted in Journal of Northeast Agricultural University China.
Mushtaq Q, Irfan M, Tabassum F, Qazi JI. (2017) Potato peels; a potential food waste for amylase production. Journal of Food process Engineering 40 (4): e12512.
Naz S, Irfan M, Farooq MU (2017) Xylanase production from Bacillus subtilis in submerged fermentation using Box-Bhenken design. Pak. J. Biotechnol 14(2): 151-158.
Arshad F, Irfan M, Shakir HA, Tabbsum F, Qazi JI (2017) Optimization of dilute sulphuric acid pretreatment of peanut shells through Box- Bhenken design for cellulase production by Bacillus subtilis K-18. Punjab Univ J Zool. 32 (1): 81-90.
Iqbal S, Irfan M, Shakir HA, Tabbsum F, Qazi JI (2017) Effect of alkali treatment (NaOH) of eucalyptus leaves for hypercellulase production Bacillus subtilis through submerge fermentation. Punjab Univ J Zool. 32 (1): 25-34.
M. Irfan, M. Nadeem, Q. Syed, H. Abdullah Shakir, and J. Iqbal Qazi. (2016) Study on Some Properties of Calcium-dependent a-Amylase from Bacillus subtilis through Submerged Fermentation of Wheat Bran. Chem. Biochem. Eng. Q., 30 (4) 429–437.
M. Irfan, U. Asghar, M. Nadeem, R. Nelofer, Q. Syed, H.A. Shakir, JI Qazi. (2016) Statistical optimization of saccharification of alkali pretreated wheat straw for bioethanol production. Waste and Biomass Valorization 7(6): 1389-1396.
Shahid ZH, Irfan M*, Nadeem M, Syed Q, Qazi JI. (2016) Production, purification and characterization of carboxymethyl cellulase from novel strain Bacillus megaterium. Environmental Progress & Sustainable Energy. 35(6): 1741-1749.