Latest Publications – Archive

● Preconditioning by Hydrogen Peroxide Enhances Multiple Properties of Human Decidua BasalisMesenchymal Stem/Multipotent Stromal Cells
● Characterization of the interaction between human decidua parietalis mesenchymal stem/stromal cells and natural killer cells
● Factors associated with recovery delay in a sample of patients diagnosed by MERS-CoV rRT-PCR: A Saudi Arabian multicenter retrospective study
● Expanding the phenome and variome of skeletal dysplasia
● Relationship of media exposure to substance use among adolescents in Saudi Arabia: results from a national study
● Whole-genome sequencing offers additional but limited clinical utility compared with reanalysis of whole-exome sequencing
● Magnetic iron oxide nanoparticles as drug carriers: preparation, conjugation and delivery
● Early identification of pneumonia patients at increased risk of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus infection in Saudi Arabia
● Prognostic value of coronary computed tomographic angiography findings in asymptomatic individuals: a 6-year follow-up from the prospective multicentre international CONFIRM study
● Unethical human research in the field of neuroscience: a historical review

● The headache under-response to treatment (HURT) questionnaire, an outcome measure to guide follow-up in primary care: development, psychometric evaluation and assessment of utility.

● ABO and Rh blood group genotypes in a cohort of Saudi stem cell donors
● New smart functional fluorophores based on stable spirocyclic zwitterionic Meisenheimer compounds
● Adjunctive Glucocorticoid Therapy in Patients with Septic Shock
● β-Actin-dependent global chromatin organization and gene expression programs control cellular identity.
● Prevalence of lifestyle practices that might affect bone health in relation to vitamin D status among female Saudi adolescents.
● Phenotypic and Molecular Spectrum of Aicardi-Goutières Syndrome: A Study of 24 Patients.
● HLA class II polymorphism in Saudi patients with multiple sclerosis.
● Hepatitis C virus genotypes in Saudi Arabia: a future prediction and laboratory profile
● The effect of endothelial cell activation and hypoxia on placental chorionic mesenchymal stem/stromal cell migration
● Nuclear Wiskott–Aldrich syndrome protein co-regulates T cell factor 1-mediated transcription in T cells
● Fluorescent “Turn-Off” Detection of Fluoride and Cyanide Ions Using Zwitterionic Spirocyclic Meisenheimer Compounds.
● Applications of Nanoparticle Systems in Drug Delivery Technology
● Further Delineation of the phenotypic spectrum of ISCA2 Defect: A Report of Ten New Cases
● Protective effect of metoclopramide against organophosphate-induced apoptosis in the murine skin fibroblast L929
● Occurrence of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) across the Gulf Corporation Council countries: Four years update
● Cause and timing of death and sub-group differential effects of erythropoietin in the EPO-TBI study
● Characteristics and predictors of mortality of patients with hematologic malignancies requiring invasive mechanical ventilation
● Electrochemical immunosensors for the detection of survival motor neuron (SMN) protein using different carbon nanomaterials-modified electrodes
● Readmissions and Emergency Department Visits after Bariatric Surgery at Saudi Arabian Hospital: The Rates, Reasons, and Risk Factors
● SLC19A3 Gene Defects Sorting the Phenotype and Acronyms: Review
● Predictors of adolescents’ mental health problems in Saudi Arabia: findings from the Jeeluna® national study
● Outcome of pediatric acute kidney injury: a multicenter prospective cohort study
● Insulin-Like Growth Factor Binding Protein-6 Alters Skeletal Muscle Differentiation of Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells
● The potential of cell sheet technique on the development of hepatocellular carcinoma in rat models
● A Model of Exposure to Extreme Environmental Heat Uncovers the Human Transcriptome to Heat Stress
● Prognostic potential of KLOTHO and SFRP1 promoter methylation in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma
● Prognostic value of exercise capacity among men undergoing pharmacologic treatment for erectile dysfunction: The FIT Project.
● Critically Ill Patients With the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome: A Multicenter Retrospective Cohort Study
● The role of myocardial viability in contemporary cardiac practice
● “It feels like I’m the dirtiest person in the world.”: Exploring the experiences of healthcare providers who survived MERS-CoV in Saudi Arabia.
● ChAdOx1 and MVA based vaccine candidates against MERS-CoV elicit neutralising antibodies and cellular immune responses in mice.
● Gender-based disparities in the impact of adverse childhood experiences on adult health: findings from a national study in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
● The impact of a multifaceted intervention including sepsis electronic alert system and sepsis response team on the outcomes of patients with sepsis and septic shock
● Laparoscopic cholecystectomy for cholelithiasis in children with sickle cell disease
● Outbreaks in the adult ICUs
● Epidemiology and outcome of invasive fungal infections and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) pneumonia and complicated skin and soft tissue infections (cSSTI) in Lebanon and Saudi Arabia
● Validation of a diabetes numeracy test in Arabic
● Low-dose attenuation correction in diagnosis of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
● Differential Expression of Circadian Genes in Leukemia and a Possible Role for Sirt1 in Restoring the Circadian Clock in Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
● Tracing the epidemic history of hepatitis C virus genotypes in Saudi Arabia
● Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in heart failure: where the alphabet begins!
● New generation of electrochemical immunoassay based on polymeric nanoparticles for early detection of breast cancer
● Dinaciclib potently suppresses MCL-1 and selectively induces the cell death in human iPS cells without affecting the viability of cardiac tissue
● Relationship between selenium, lead, and mercury in red blood cells of Saudi autistic children
● Comparison of Insulin Pump Therapy and Multiple Daily Injections Insulin Regimen in Patients with Type 1 Diabetes During Ramadan Fasting
● Examining the Relationship Between Witnessing Intimate Partner Violence and Victimization Among Children in Saudi Arabia
● Health-Related Predictors of Quality of Life in Cancer Patients in Saudi Arabia
● Glutamine Metabolism in Cancer: Understanding the Heterogeneity
● Systematic review and meta-analysis for the use of ultrasound versus radiology in diagnosing of pneumonia
● The Outcome of Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation: A Single Center Early Experience
● Regulation of Intestinal Cholesterol Absorption: A Disease Perspective
● The predictors of poor quality of life in a sample of Saudi women with breast cancer
● Rare genetic variant in the CFB gene presenting as atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome and immune complex diffuse membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis, with crescents, successfully treated with eculizumab
● Highly branched photomechanical crystals
● Burden of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus pneumonia among hospitalized patients in Lebanon and Saudi Arabia
● Roles of Insulin-Like Growth Factors in Mesenchymal Stem Cell Niche
● Reduced aldehyde dehydrogenase expression in preeclamptic decidual mesenchymal stem/stromal cells is restored by aldehyde dehydrogenase agonists
● Mutations in DONSON disrupt replication fork stability and cause microcephalic dwarfism
● Middle East Respiratory Syndrome
● Vaccines against Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus for humans and camels
● Genomic evolution and chemoresistance in germ-cell tumours
● Distinct genetic architectures for syndromic and nonsyndromic congenital heart defects identified by exome sequencing
● Description of a novel HLA-DQB1 allele, HLA-DQB1*06:126, in the Saudi stem cell donor registry
● Chances of finding an HLA-matched sibling: The Saudi experience
● Magneto-Fluorescent Iron Oxide Nanoparticles for Drug Delivery to Human Breast Cancer
● Permissive Underfeeding or Standard Enteral Feeding in Critically Ill Adults
● Tackling cancer control in the Gulf Cooperation Council Countries
● ISCA2 mutation causes infantile neurodegenerative mitochondrial disorder
● Joubert syndrome: a model for untangling recessive disorders with extreme genetic heterogeneity
● Response to Comment on Juraschek et al. Cardiorespiratory Fitness and Incident Diabetes: The FIT (Henry Ford ExercIse Testing) Project.
● Adipose Tissue Free Fatty Acid Storage in vivo – Effects of Insulin versus Niacin as a Control for Suppression of Lipolysis
● Whole-genome sequence-based analysis of thyroid function
● Withholding and withdrawal of life-sustaining treatments in intensive care units in Asia
● Presence of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus antibodies in Saudi Arabia: a nationwide, cross-sectional, serological study
● Erythropoietin in traumatic brain injury (EPO-TBI): a double-blind randomized controlled trial
● 2014 MERS-CoV outbreak in Jeddah–a link to health care facilities
● Improving cord blood unit quantity and quality at King Abdullah International Medical Research Center Cord Blood Bank. Transfusion, 54(12), 3127-3130
● Screening panel-reactive antibody negative, single-antigen positive: a case report. Progress in transplantation (Aliso Viejo, Calif) 2014, 24(4):341-343.
● Epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) and Stat3 signal through Kras and have mutually opposite effects on Cten, BMC Genomics, 15(Suppl 2):P59
● Colorectal Cancer driver genes identified by patient specific comparison of cytogenetic microarray, Genomics Data (2014)
● How does Arab genome different from other genomes? BMC Genomics. 2014; 15 (Suppl 2).
● Stem Cell Research and Regenerative Medicine at King Abdullah International Medical Center. Stem Cells and Development
● Pharmacologic inhibition of RORγt regulates Th17 signature gene expression and suppresses cutaneous inflammation in vivo. J Immunol. 2014 Mar 15; 192(6):2564-75.
● Job Stress and Job Satisfaction among Medical Health Care Professional. European Scientific Journal.
● Global, regional, and national prevalence of overweight and obesity in children and adults during 1980–2013.
● Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors in the Arab World 1990-2010. Lancet 2014