Welcome To KAIMRC
Vision: To be a leading international institution in biomedical and clinical research.
Mission: To generate cutting-edge scientific research that helps improve the health of the population.

Clinical Trials Unit

rewarding to improve health

When Participation becomes most

Medical Biotechnology Park

"Making Economic Impact through

Innovative Medical R&D"

Drug Discovery

"Discovering New Medicines

for Better Health"

Saudi BioBank

"Improving the Health for future

generations through Medical Research"

Saudi Stem Cell Donor Registry

"Donate to save lives"

Research Training and Development

Capacity Building Programs for Smarter Generations

RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT FOCUS AREAS

Blood and Cancer

• Breast Cancer
• Colorectal Cancer
• Leukemia
• Lymphoma
• Sickle Cell Disease

Diabetes and Metabolic Disorders

• Diabetes
• Obesity

Cardiovascular Diseases

• Ischemic Heart Diseases
• Congestive Heart Failure
• Congenital Heart Disease

Infectious Diseases

• Emerging Pathogens
• Multidrug Resistance

Neuroscience Disorders

• Multiple Sclerosis
• Stroke

Rare and Genetic Diseases

• Prevention Genomics
• Big Genetics Data Analysis and NGS
• Therapeutics Discovery

MAJOR HIGHLIGHTS

● International Conference On Harmonization’s Good Clinical Practice (Ich-Gcp) Standards For Conducting Research Exam
● International Conference On Harmonization’s Good Clinical Practice (Ich-Gcp) Standards For Conducting Research Exam

July 9, 2020

Entrepreneurship in Science Webinar
Entrepreneurship in Science Webinar

July 8, 2020

Clinical Research Coordinator Course (Batch 13)
Clinical Research Coordinator Course (Batch 13)

September 27, 2020 – May 06, 2021

Scientific Writing And Publishing Workshop
Scientific Writing And Publishing Workshop

September 3, 2020

Research Methodology Course Online
Research Methodology Course Online

July 14-16, 2020

Online Scientific Writing Program
Online Scientific Writing Program

July 7, 2020

12th Research Summer School
12th Research Summer School

June 14 – July 23, 2020
“Postponed”

Clinical Research Coordinator Training Program (Batch 12)
Clinical Research Coordinator Training Program (Batch 12)

September 29, 2019 – May 2, 2020

TOP AND LATEST PUBLICATIONS

TOP PUBLICATIONS

Adjunctive Intermittent Pneumatic Compression for Venous Thromboprophylaxis

Journal:

New England Journal of Medicine

Impact Factor:

70.67

DOI:

10.1056/NEJMoa1816150.

Crystal-to-Gel Transformation Stimulated by a Solid-State E→Z Photoisomerization

Journal:

Angewandte Chemie International Edition

Impact Factor:

12.275

DOI:

10.1002/anie.201907454

Capicua regulates neural stem cell proliferation and lineage specification through control of Ets factors

Journal:

Nature Communication

Impact Factor:

11.878

DOI:

10.1038/s41467-019-09949-6.

Superior Risk Stratification With Coronary Computed Tomography Angiography Using a Comprehensive Atherosclerotic Risk Score

Journal:

JACC Cardiovascular Imaging

Impact Factor:

10.975

DOI:

10.1016/j.jcmg.2018.10.024.

Lessons Learned from Large-Scale, First-Tier Clinical Exome Sequencing in a Highly Consanguineous Population

Journal:

American Journal of Human Genetics

Impact Factor:

9.924

DOI:

10.1016/j.ajhg.2019.04.011.

De Novo Variants in TAOK1 Cause Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Journal:

American Journal of Human Genetics

Impact Factor:

9.924

DOI:

10.1016/j.ajhg.2019.05.005

LATEST PUBLICATIONS

Evaluation of the SpeeDx Carba (beta) multiplex real-time PCR assay for detection of NDM, KPC, OXA-48-like, IMP-4-like and VIM carbapenemase genes

Journal:

BMC Infectious Diseases

Impact Factor:

2.565

DOI:

10.1186/s12879-019-4176-z.

Acylated Ghrelin Renders Chemosensitive Ovarian Cancer Cells Resistant to Cisplatin Chemotherapy via Activation of the PI3K/Akt/mTOR Survival Pathway

Journal:

Analytical Cellular Pathology

Impact Factor:

1.788

DOI:

10.1155/2019/9627810

Incidence of diabetic ketoacidosis in newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes children in western Saudi Arabia: 11-year experience

Journal:

Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism

Impact Factor:

1.239

DOI:

10.1515/jpem-2018-0548.

Antimicrobial consumption in three pediatric and neonatal intensive care units in Saudi Arabia: 33-month surveillance study

Journal:

Annals of Clinical Microbiology and Antimicrobials

Impact Factor:

3.924

DOI:

10.1186/s12941-019-0320-2.

Acute respiratory distress syndrome

Journal:

Nat Rev Dis Primers.

Impact Factor:

32.274

DOI:

10.1038/s41572-019-0069-0.

Allergic rhinitis: Disease characteristics and coping measures in Saudi Arabia

Journal:

PLoS One.

Impact Factor:

2.776

DOI:

10.1371/journal.pone.0217182

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CONTACT US

P.O. Box 3660, Riyadh 11481, Mail Code 1515 (KAIMRC)
Phone: +966 (11) 429-4444, Fax: +966 (11) 429-4440
Email: KAIMRC@NGHA.MED.SA