Zafar Iqbal

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Frequency of BCR-ABL fusion oncogene in Pakistani childhood acute lymphoid leukemia (ALL) patients reflects ethnic differences in molecular genetics of ALL
    Zafar Iqbal
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 29:585. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint In vivo anthelmintic activity of Butea monosperma against Trichostrongylid nematodes in sheep
    Zafar Iqbal
    Department of Veterinary Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
    Fitoterapia 77:137-40. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Direct and indirect anthelmintic effects of condensed tannins in sheep
    Zafar Iqbal
    Chemotherapy Laboratory, Department of Veterinary Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    Vet Parasitol 144:125-31. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Anthelmintic activity of Swertia chirata against gastrointestinal nematodes of sheep
    Zafar Iqbal
    Chemotherapy Laboratory, Department of Veterinary Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, 38040, Pakistan
    Fitoterapia 77:463-5. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint In vivo anthelmintic activity of ginger against gastrointestinal nematodes of sheep
    Zafar Iqbal
    Department of Veterinary Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    J Ethnopharmacol 106:285-7. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint In vitro and In vivo anthelmintic activity of Nicotiana tabacum L. leaves against gastrointestinal nematodes of sheep
    Zafar Iqbal
    Department of Veterinary Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    Phytother Res 20:46-8. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Anthelmintic activity of Calotropis procera (Ait.) Ait. F. flowers in sheep
    Zafar Iqbal
    Department of Veterinary Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    J Ethnopharmacol 102:256-61. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Ethnoveterinary practices for the treatment of parasitic diseases in livestock in Cholistan desert (Pakistan)
    Zahid Farooq
    Department of Zoology and Fisheries, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    J Ethnopharmacol 118:213-9. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Anthelmintic activity of Artemisia brevifolia in sheep
    Zafar Iqbal
    Department of Veterinary Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    J Ethnopharmacol 93:265-8. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Anthelmintic activity of Chenopodium album (L) and Caesalpinia crista (L) against trichostrongylid nematodes of sheep
    Abdul Jabbar
    Chemotherapy Laboratory, Department of Veterinary Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    J Ethnopharmacol 114:86-91. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Frequency of BCR-ABL fusion oncogene in Pakistani childhood acute lymphoid leukemia (ALL) patients reflects ethnic differences in molecular genetics of ALL
    Zafar Iqbal
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 29:585. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint In vivo anthelmintic activity of Butea monosperma against Trichostrongylid nematodes in sheep
    Zafar Iqbal
    Department of Veterinary Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
    Fitoterapia 77:137-40. 2006
    ..The maximum reduction of 78.4% in eggs per gram of feces (EPG) was recorded on day 10 after treatment with 3 g/kg. Levamisole (7.5 mg/kg), a standard anthelmintic agent, exhibited 99.1% reduction in EPG...
  3. ncbi request reprint Direct and indirect anthelmintic effects of condensed tannins in sheep
    Zafar Iqbal
    Chemotherapy Laboratory, Department of Veterinary Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    Vet Parasitol 144:125-31. 2007
    ..The direct anthelmintic effect of CT, therefore, was evidenced by inhibited egg hatching; whereas, faecal egg counts reduction in sheep was through improved nutrient utilization...
  4. ncbi request reprint Anthelmintic activity of Swertia chirata against gastrointestinal nematodes of sheep
    Zafar Iqbal
    Chemotherapy Laboratory, Department of Veterinary Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, 38040, Pakistan
    Fitoterapia 77:463-5. 2006
    ..chirata administered as crude powder (CP), CAE and CME at the dose of 3 g/kg to sheep naturally infected with mixed species of gastrointestinal nematodes, showed a significant reduction in egg per gram of faeces...
  5. ncbi request reprint In vivo anthelmintic activity of ginger against gastrointestinal nematodes of sheep
    Zafar Iqbal
    Department of Veterinary Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    J Ethnopharmacol 106:285-7. 2006
    ..5 mg/kg), a standard anthelmintic agent, exhibited 99.2% reduction in EPG. This study shows that ginger possesses in vivo anthelmintic activity in sheep thus justifying the age-old traditional use of this plant in helminth infestation...
  6. ncbi request reprint In vitro and In vivo anthelmintic activity of Nicotiana tabacum L. leaves against gastrointestinal nematodes of sheep
    Zafar Iqbal
    Department of Veterinary Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    Phytother Res 20:46-8. 2006
    ..These data show that the aqueous and methanol extracts of Nicotiana tabacum exhibit dose-dependent anthelmintic activity both in vitro and in vivo, thus justifying its use in the traditional medicine system of Pakistan...
  7. ncbi request reprint Anthelmintic activity of Calotropis procera (Ait.) Ait. F. flowers in sheep
    Zafar Iqbal
    Department of Veterinary Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    J Ethnopharmacol 102:256-61. 2005
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  8. doi request reprint Ethnoveterinary practices for the treatment of parasitic diseases in livestock in Cholistan desert (Pakistan)
    Zahid Farooq
    Department of Zoology and Fisheries, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    J Ethnopharmacol 118:213-9. 2008
    ..This study was conducted to document the ethnoveterinary medicinal (EVM) practices for the treatment of different parasitic diseases of livestock in Cholistan desert, Pakistan...
  9. ncbi request reprint Anthelmintic activity of Artemisia brevifolia in sheep
    Zafar Iqbal
    Department of Veterinary Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    J Ethnopharmacol 93:265-8. 2004
    ..The graded dose response suggested further studies on a larger number of animals on higher doses than those used in the current study...
  10. ncbi request reprint Anthelmintic activity of Chenopodium album (L) and Caesalpinia crista (L) against trichostrongylid nematodes of sheep
    Abdul Jabbar
    Chemotherapy Laboratory, Department of Veterinary Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    J Ethnopharmacol 114:86-91. 2007
    ..Fabaceae) seed kernel and Chenopodium album (L.) (Chenopodiaceae) whole plant in order to justify their traditional use in veterinary medicine...
  11. doi request reprint Small ruminant resistance against gastrointestinal nematodes: a case of Haemonchus contortus
    Hafiz A Saddiqi
    Department of Zoology, Government College University Faisalabad, Faisalabad, Pakistan
    Parasitol Res 109:1483-500. 2011
    ..This paper reviews the published reports on natural resistance in small ruminants and discusses the prospects of developing small ruminants, which could be resistant to GINs...
  12. doi request reprint An account of the botanical anthelmintics used in traditional veterinary practices in Sahiwal district of Punjab, Pakistan
    Altaf Hussain
    Department of Veterinary Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    J Ethnopharmacol 119:185-90. 2008
    ..The present study was aimed at documentation of botanical anthelmintics used in the traditional veterinary practices in Sahiwal district of Punjab, Pakistan...
  13. doi request reprint Anthelmintic activity of Ziziphus nummularia (bark) and Acacia nilotica (fruit) against Trichostrongylid nematodes of sheep
    Hafiz Allah Bachaya
    Chemotherapy Laboratory, Department of Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    J Ethnopharmacol 123:325-9. 2009
    ..Ziziphus nummularia (Rhamnaceae) and Acacia nilotica (Fabaceae) are being used as anthelmintics in ethnoveterinary medicinal system of Pakistan...
  14. doi request reprint Multiple anthelmintic resistance and the possible contributory factors in Beetal goats in an irrigated area (Pakistan)
    Muhammad Saeed
    Department of Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    Res Vet Sci 88:267-72. 2010
    ..Step-wise logistic regression of the data on worm control practices revealed significant role of under-dosing, low-protein diets, healthcare supervision by the traditional healers and mass treatments...
  15. doi request reprint Gastrointestinal helminthiasis: prevalence and associated determinants in domestic ruminants of district Toba Tek Singh, Punjab, Pakistan
    Muhammad Nisar Khan
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, 38040, Pakistan
    Parasitol Res 107:787-94. 2010
    ..05) on the prevalence of GI helminths. The results provide a baseline data for planning future research and control strategies against GI helminthes...
  16. doi request reprint Prevalence, associated determinants, and in vivo chemotherapeutic control of hard ticks (Acari: Ixodidae) infesting domestic goats (Capra hircus) of lower Punjab, Pakistan
    Muhammad Sohail Sajid
    Department of Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    Parasitol Res 108:601-9. 2011
    ..These observations provided the first insights into what determinants impact goat tick infestation, and laid a foundation for planning of future control programs in the lower Punjab, Pakistan...
  17. doi request reprint Prevalence and associated risk factors for bovine tick infestation in two districts of lower Punjab, Pakistan
    Muhammad Sohail Sajid
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    Prev Vet Med 92:386-91. 2009
    ..05) with age and sex of host. The results of this study provide better understanding of disease epidemiology in the study districts, which will help for planning of control strategies...
  18. doi request reprint Prevalence of multiple anthelmintic resistant gastrointestinal nematodes in dairy goats in a desolated tract (Pakistan)
    Abdul Jabbar
    Chemotherapy Laboratory, Department of Veterinary Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    Parasitol Res 103:29-35. 2008
    ..05). The farm management practices along with the results of the present study revealed the presence of multiple anthelmintic resistant GINs of dairy goats kept in a desolated tract...
  19. doi request reprint Anthelmintic activity of Trianthema portulacastrum L. and Musa paradisiaca L. against gastrointestinal nematodes of sheep
    Altaf Hussain
    Department of Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    Vet Parasitol 179:92-9. 2011
    ..The data showed that both T. portulacastrum and M. paradisiaca possess strong anthelmintic activity in vitro and in vivo, thus, justifying their use in the traditional medicine system of Pakistan...
  20. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of crude neem seed kernel extracts against natural infestation of Sarcoptes scabiei var. ovis
    Shahid Maqsood Tabassam
    Chemotherapy Laboratory, Department of Veterinary Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    J Ethnopharmacol 115:284-7. 2008
    ..Our results consolidate the belief that use of folk remedies can provide an effective and economic way of combating sarcoptic mange in sheep...
  21. doi request reprint Bovine fasciolosis: prevalence, effects of treatment on productivity and cost benefit analysis in five districts of Punjab, Pakistan
    Muhammad Kasib Khan
    Laboratory of Epidemiology, Department of Veterinary Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    Res Vet Sci 87:70-5. 2009
    ..9. The results provided significant data on the epidemiology of five districts of Punjab province which may be helpful for the planners and small holder dairy farmers for control of fasciolosis in the study districts...
  22. ncbi request reprint Point prevalence of gastrointestinal helminthiasis in ruminants in southern Punjab, Pakistan
    Muhammad Asif Raza
    Department of Veterinary Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    J Helminthol 81:323-8. 2007
    ..017) and buffaloes (P < 0.0001). Sex-wise prevalence of helminths was higher in males than females for buffaloes (P < 0.0001) and sheep (P = 0.014) in contrast to cattle and goats...
  23. doi request reprint An inventory of the ethnoveterinary practices for reproductive disorders in cattle and buffaloes, Sargodha district of Pakistan
    Syed Muhammad Rehan Dilshad
    Department of Animal Reproduction, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    J Ethnopharmacol 117:393-402. 2008
    ..This study was conducted to document the ethnoveterinary practices (EVPs) used for the treatment and/or management of reproductive disorders of cattle and buffaloes...
  24. doi request reprint Immunostimulatory and protective effects of Aloe vera against coccidiosis in industrial broiler chickens
    Masood Akhtar
    IImmunoparasitology Laboratory, Department of Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    Vet Parasitol 186:170-7. 2012
    ..It was concluded that A. vera may be a potential and valuable candidate to stimulate the immune responses and can be used successfully as an immunotherapeutic agent against coccidiosis in industrial broiler chickens...
  25. doi request reprint Epidemiology of Eimeria and associated risk factors in cattle of district Toba Tek Singh, Pakistan
    Tauseef Ur Rehman
    Department of Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, 38040, Pakistan
    Parasitol Res 108:1171-7. 2011
    ..Breed and body condition of animals were not found risk factors (P>0.05) influencing prevalence of Eimeria...
  26. doi request reprint In vitro and in vivo efficacies of ivermectin and cypermethrin against the cattle tick Hyalomma anatolicum anatolicum (Acari: Ixodidae)
    Muhammad S Sajid
    Department of Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    Parasitol Res 105:1133-8. 2009
    ..These results provide useful tools for the decision making in tick control, as well as providing the basis for testing the findings on provincial and national levels in future studies...
  27. ncbi request reprint An inventory of the ethnobotanicals used as anthelmintics in the southern Punjab (Pakistan)
    Abdul Jabbar
    Ethnoveterinary Research and Development Centre, Department of Veterinary Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    J Ethnopharmacol 108:152-4. 2006
    ..This documentation could provide a foundation for the scientific study and verification of those plants which merit such study...
  28. ncbi request reprint A preliminary passive surveillance of clinical diseases of cart pulling camels in Faisalabad metropolis (Pakistan)
    Ghulam Muhammad
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Medicine and Surgery, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    Prev Vet Med 76:273-9. 2006
    ..The body system most often involved was the integument (31%) followed by gastrointestinal (21%), locomotory (12%), thermoregulatory (6%), blood (6%), urogenital (6%), lymphatic (3%), nervous (3%), respiratory (3%) and ocular (3%)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Anthelmintic resistance: the state of play revisited
    Abdul Jabbar
    Chemotherapy Laboratory, Department of Veterinary Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    Life Sci 79:2413-31. 2006
    ..Different mechanisms and contributory factors for the development of AR are discussed. Various options and alternate strategies for the control and/or delay in the onset of AR are suggested in the light of available information...
  30. doi request reprint Seasonal prevalence of coccidiosis in industrial broiler chickens in Faisalabad, Punjab, Pakistan
    Mian Muhammad Awais
    Department of Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
    Trop Anim Health Prod 44:323-8. 2012
    ..05) in different seasons of the year except that of E. necatrix. A strong correlation (P < 0.05) of environmental conditions with the overall and species-wise prevalence of coccidiosis was recorded except E. necatrix...
  31. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Trypanosoma evansi infection in equines and camels in the Punjab region, Pakistan
    Murtaz Ul Hasan
    Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1081:322-4. 2006
    ..These results seem to indicate that T. evansi infection has a relatively low prevalence in the Punjab region. However, efforts must be done in order to establish control measures in affected herds and avoid dissemination of the disease...
  32. doi request reprint Acaricide resistance in cattle ticks and approaches to its management: the state of play
    Rao Z Abbas
    Department of Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan Electronic address
    Vet Parasitol 203:6-20. 2014
    ....
  33. pmc Studies on Emblica officinalis derived tannins for their immunostimulatory and protective activities against coccidiosis in industrial broiler chickens
    Qari Muhammad Kaleem
    Immunoparasitology Laboratory, Department of Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
    ScientificWorldJournal 2014:378473. 2014
    ..EOT showed the immunostimulatory properties in broilers and their administration in chickens boost the protective immunity against coccidiosis. ..
  34. ncbi request reprint Effect of ivermectin on the cellular and humoral immune responses of rabbits
    Muhammad Sohail Sajid
    Department of Veterinary Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    Life Sci 80:1966-70. 2007
    ..A graded dose immune response suggested an immunopotentiating effect of ivermectin at higher doses...
  35. ncbi request reprint Retinoblastoma presenting as metastasis
    Muhammad Arif
    Department of Ophthalmology, Khyber Teaching Hospital, Peshawar, Pakistan
    J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad 22:109-11. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the frequency of metastatic retinoblastoma on initial presentation...
  36. ncbi request reprint Retinoblastoma in NWFP, Pakistan
    Muhammad Arif
    Department of Ophthalmology, Khyber Teaching Hospital, Peshawar, Pakistan
    J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad 21:60-2. 2009
    ..It was conducted at Supra Regional Referral Centre for Retinoblastoma, Department of Ophthalmology, Khyber Teaching Hospital, Peshawar, Pakistan from 1st July 1999 to 30th September 2002...
  37. ncbi request reprint Tolerance and safety of superficial chemical peeling with salicylic acid in various facial dermatoses
    Arfan ul Bari
    Department of Dermatology, Military Hospital, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
    Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 71:87-90. 2005
    ..Chemical peeling is a skin-wounding procedure that may have some potentially undesirable side-effects...
  38. ncbi request reprint Relationship between the concentration of copper and iron in the aqueous humour and intraocular pressure in rabbits treated with topical steroids
    Zafar Iqbal
    Department of Pharmacy, University of Peshawar, Pakistan
    Clin Exp Ophthalmol 30:28-35. 2002
    ..To evaluate the concentration of copper and iron in the aqueous humour of steroid-treated eyes, particularly to study the concentration of these metals in relation to steroid-induced increases in intraocular pressure (IOP)...
  39. ncbi request reprint Fixed drug eruption: topical provocation and subsequent phenomena
    Atiya Mahboob
    Department of Dermatology, Shaikh Zayed FPGMI, Lahore
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 16:747-50. 2006
    ..To determine the usefulness of topical provocation in detecting the incriminated drug causing fixed eruption...
  40. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of hepatitis B surface antigen carrier state in patients with lichen planus--report of 200 cases from Lahore, Pakistan
    Atiya Mahboob
    Department of Dermatology, Shaikh Zayed Federal PGMI Lahore, Pakistan
    J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad 19:68-70. 2007
    ..To determine the prevalence of hepatitis B surface antigen carrier state in patients with lichen planus...
  41. pmc Oxytocin induced oxidative stress in lactating Bubalis bubalis (Nili Ravi)
    Zafar Iqbal
    Sub Campus Toba Tek Singh, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
    BMC Vet Res 9:169. 2013
    ..Both the groups were assessed for oxidative stress biomarkers...
  42. doi request reprint Studies on wheat bran Arabinoxylan for its immunostimulatory and protective effects against avian coccidiosis
    Masood Akhtar
    Immunoparasitology Laboratory, Department of Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    Carbohydr Polym 90:333-9. 2012
    ..05) between experimental and control groups except thymus and cecal tonsils. In conclusion, AXs showed both immunostimulatory and protective effects against coccidiosis in broiler chickens. ..
  43. ncbi request reprint Ethnoveterinary practices of owners of pneumatic-cart pulling camels in Faisalabad City (Pakistan)
    Ghulam Muhammad
    Department of Clinical Medicine and Surgery, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    J Ethnopharmacol 97:241-6. 2005
    ..Firing had not been used by any owner. In general, the ethnoveterinary treatment practices used by the owners of city-dwelling camels appear to be different from those documented for the treatment of diseases of desert-dwelling camels...
  44. doi request reprint The 35-amino acid C2 protein of Cotton leaf curl Kokhran virus, Burewala, implicated in resistance breaking in cotton, retains some activities of the full-length protein
    Fazal Akbar
    Agricultural Biotechnology Division, National Institute for Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering, Jhang Road, Faisalabad, Pakistan
    Virus Genes 52:688-97. 2016
    ..The significance of the results with respect to virus fitness and resistance breaking is discussed. ..
  45. doi request reprint Syringe test (modified larval immersion test): a new bioassay for testing acaricidal activity of plant extracts against Rhipicephalus microplus
    Zia ud Din Sindhu
    Chemotherapy Laboratory, Department of Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    Vet Parasitol 188:362-7. 2012
    ..parviflora, 20.8% (w/v) and 29.2% (w/v) for B. papillosa and A. nilotica, respectively. After six days of exposure these values were; 9.1% (w/v), 9.2% (w/v) and 15.5 (w/v) for F. parviflora, A. nilotica and B. papillosa, respectively...
  46. ncbi request reprint Trace metals analysis in selected pharmaceutical multimineral formulations
    Farzana Choudhary
    Ministry of Health, Block C, Pakistan Secretariat, Islamabad, Pakistan
    Pak J Pharm Sci 18:40-3. 2005
    ..The high contents like iron, calcium may also be due to the contamination or excepients used in the preparation of these drugs...
  47. ncbi request reprint Frequency of anti-HCV antibodies in patients with lichen planus
    Atiya Mahboob
    Department of Dematology, Shaikh Zayed Hospital, Lahore
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 13:248-51. 2003
    ..To determine the frequency of anti-HCV antibodies, identify risk factors associated with HCV infection and to screen asymptomatic carriers in patients with lichen planus...
  48. ncbi request reprint Impact of maternal depression on infant nutritional status and illness: a cohort study
    Atif Rahman
    School of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, England
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:946-52. 2004
    ..The risk for emotional and behavioral problems is known to be high among children of depressed mothers, but little is known about the impact of prenatal and postnatal depression on the physical health of infants...
  49. doi request reprint Intracardiac masses associated with permanent endocardial pacemaker lead erosion through the skin
    Sweeta D Gandhi
    Anesthesia Service, Clement J Zablocki Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Milwaukee, WI 53295, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 22:492-4. 2008