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Publications
  • Publications:
  • Dr. Samir Awadallah·         Awadallah S,  Saleh S, Abu Shaqra Q, Hilow H. Association of Haptoglobin Phenotypes with markers of diabetic nephropathy in type 2 diabetes mellitus. J Diabetes and its Complications, 2008; 22: 384-388

    ·         Awadallah S, Nisreen A Nimer, Manar F Atoum, and Suleiman A Saleh. Association of Haptoglobin Phenotypes with Ceruloplasmin Ferroxidase activity in Beta Thalassemia Major. Clin Chim Acta 2011, 412: 975-979

    ·         Awadallah S, Manar F Atoum, Nisreen A Nimer, and Suleiman A Saleh. Ischemia modified albumin: an oxidative stress marker in b-thalassemia major. Clin Chim Acta 2012; 413:907-910.

    ·         Awadallah S. Protein antioxidants in thalassemia. Advances in Clin Chem 2013;60:85-128

    ·         Awadallah S, Al Arrayed Kareema, Bahareth Ehsan, Saeed Zainab. Total antioxidant capacity and Ischemia modified albumin in beta thalassemia. Clinical Laboratory 2013; 59(5-6):687-691.

    ·         Hamad A, Awadallah S, Nasr H. The relationship between haptoglobin polymorphism and oxidative stress in hemodilaysis patients. J Medical Biochemistry 2013; 32(3): 220-226.

    ·         Awadallah S, Ramadan A, Nusair M. Haptoglobin polymorphism in relation to antioxidative enzymes activity in type 2 diabetes mellitus. Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & Review 2013; 7(1):26-31.

    ·         Hamad M and Awadallah S. Estrogen-dependent changes in serum iron levels as a translator of the adverse effects of estrogen during infection: A conceptual framework. Medical Hypotheses 2013; 81: 1130–1134

     
    Dr. Hayder Hasan
    • Awad M, Rahman B, Hasan H, Ali H. The Relationship between Body Mass Index and Periodontitis in Arab Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus. Oman Med J. 2015 Jan;30(1):36-41. doi: 10.5001/omj.2015.07.
    • AbuOdeh R, Al-Mawlawi N, Al-Qahtani AA, Bohol MF, Al-Ahdal MN, Hasan HA, AbuOdeh L, Nasrallah GK. Detection and genotyping of torque teno virus (TTV) in healthy blood donors and patients infected with HBV or HCV in Qatar. J Med Virol. 2015 Feb 9. doi: 10.1002/jmv.24146.
    • Lessan N, Hannoun Z, Hasan H, Barakat MT. Glucose excursions and glycaemic control during Ramadan fasting in diabetic patients: Insights from continuous glucose monitoring (CGM). Diabetes Metab. 2015 Feb;41(1):28-36. doi: 10.1016/j.diabet.2014.11.004.
    • Bani-Issa WA, Halabi JO, Abdullah AR, Hasan HA, Raigangar VL. Prevalence and risk factors for incontinence among emirati women with diabetes. J Transcult Nurs. 2014 Jan;25(1):42-50. doi: 10.1177/1043659613503873.
    • Abdullah A, Hasan H, Raigangar V, Bani-Issa W. C-Peptide versus insulin: relationships with risk biomarkers of cardiovascular disease in metabolic syndrome in young Arab females. Int J Endocrinol. 2012;2012:420792. Epub 2012 Aug 1. (doi:10.1155/2012/420792)
    • Lessan N, Hasan H, Barakat MT.: Ramadan fasting: a study of changes in glucose profiles among patients with diabetes using continuous glucose monitoring. Diabetes Care. 2012 May;35(5):e37.

       
     

    Dr. Amita Attlee


    • Amita Attlee, Asma Nusralla, Rashida Eqbal, Hanaa Said, Mona Hashim, Reyad Shaker Obaid (2013). Polycystic Ovary Syndrome in University Students: Occurrence and Association with Body Composition. International Journal of Fertility and Sterility 8 (3): 261-266.
    • Anjna Magon, Simon M. Collin, Pallavi Joshi, Amita Attlee, Beena Mathur (2014). Leaf concentrate fortification of antenatal protein-calorie snacks improves pregnancy outcomes: a randomized controlled trial in Jaipur, India. Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition 32 (3): 430-439 .
    • Tareq M. Osaili, Mahmoud Taani, Anas A. Al-Nabulsi, Amita Attlee, Raʼed Abu Odeh, Richard A. Holley and Reyad Shaker Obaid (2013). Survival of Escherichia coli O157:H7 during the manufacture and storage of fruit yogurt, Journal of Food Safety 33 (3): 282-290.
    • Al Nabulsi A. A., Osaili T. M., Shaker R. R., Olaimat A. N., Attlee A., Al-Holy M. A., Elabedeen N. Z., Jaradat Z. W., Holley R. A. (2013). Survival of E.coli O157:H7 and Listeria innocua in tahini (sesame paste). Journal of Food, Agriculture and Environment 11 (3&4): 303-306.
    • Al-Rousan W. M., Ajo, R. Y., Al-Ismail, K. M., Attlee A., Shaker R. R., Osaili T. M. (2013). Characterization of Acorn Fruit Oils Extracted from Selected Mediterranean Quercus Species. Grasas Y Aceites 64 (5): 554-560.
    • Shaker R. R., Attlee A., Kasi H., Osaili T. M., Al Nabulsi A. A. and Ababneh H. A. (2012). Comparison of the quality of low moisture mozzarella cheese made from bovine, ovine and caprine milks. Journal of Food, Agriculture and Environment 10 (2): 89-93.
    • Khatabiah J, Attlee A., Hashim M., Al Rosan W. M. and Shaker R. R. (2012). Efficacy of benzoate and sorbate on the growth control of total and psychrotrophic yeasts in Labneh. Egyptian Journal Dairy Science 40 (1): 35-43.

       
    Ms. Veena Raigangar
    • Hawamdeh S, Raigangar V. Qualitative interviewing: methodological challenges in Arab settings. Nurse Researcher.2014; 21, 3, 27-31.
    • Bani-Issa WA, Halabi JO, Abdullah AR, Hasan HA, Raigangar VL. Prevalence and risk factors for incontinence among Emirati women with diabetes. J Transcult Nurs. 2014 Jan;25(1):42-50. doi: 10.1177/1043659613503873. Epub 2013 Sep 26.
    • Abdullah A, Hasan H, Raigangar V, Bani-Issa W.(2012) " C-Peptide versus insulin: relationships with risk biomarkers of cardiovascular disease in metabolic syndrome in young Arab females". Int J Endocrinol. 2012;2012:420792. Epub 2012 Aug 1. (doi:10.1155/2012/420792)
    • Abdullah A, Hasan H, Raigangar V  (2010) "Analysis of the Relationship of Leptin, High-Sensitivity C-Reactive Protein, Adiponectin, Insulin, and Uric Acid to Metabolic Syndrome in Lean, Overweight, and Obese Young Females" Metabolic Syndrome and Related Disorders. February 2009, 7(1): 17-22. doi:10.1089/met.2008.0045.
     

Education & Training

  • MSc. courses: The MSRD research team is prepared to teach topics in MSc courses related to their areas of specialty.
     

    • MSc. and PhD projects: The research group is prepared to supervise/co-supervise students pursuing their research studies towards completion of their higher degree programs.
     

    • Workshops: The MSRD research team in collaboration with invited regional and / or international researcher will organize professional  workshop annually.
     

    • Work In Progress meetings: The group holds regular meetings every fortnight to discuss the progress of ongoing projects and plan for future research directions. These are documented as minutes of the meeting.
     

    • Seminars: The MSRD research team plans to present data/ results of their work in addition to inviting expert resource professionals on a biannual basis. Furthermore, MSRD research team is committed to enhancing community awareness about Metabolic syndrome and related disorders through dissemination of information to the general public.