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  • Test 4: Superhydrophobic Coating Using TiO2 NPs/PMHS Composite for Self-Cleaning Application 

    Sutar R.S., Manadeshi S.D., Latthe S.S., Kulal S.R., Salunkhe G.D., Rangar K.K., Lavate R.A., Raut S.B., Sapkal A.C., Bhosale A.K., Sadasivuni K.K., Liu S., Xing R. ( Wiley-VCH Verlag , 2020 , Article)
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  • test 3: Public awareness of and action towards heart attack symptoms: An exploratory study 

    Ahmed A.A.A., Al-Shami A.M., Jamshed S., Nahas A.R.F., Ibrahim M.I.M. ( test , 2020 , Article)
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  • TEST: Facile preparation of tungsten carbide nanoparticles for an efficient oxalic acid sensor via imprinting 

    Hussain S., Abbas Zaidi S., Vikraman D., Kim H.-S., Jung J. ( Elsevier Inc. , 2020 , Article)

    Nasrallah, Gheyath Khaled; Kamareddine, Layla; Baddal, Buket ( Frontiers , 2021 , E-Book)
    Apart from genetics and physiology, our understanding of other important aspects of the biological life, such as host-pathogen interactions stayed at its infancy for many years. Back then, many infectious diseases lacked ...
  • Involvement of caveolae in hyperglycemia-induced changes in adiponectin and leptin expressions in vascular smooth muscle cells 

    Ola, El Atab; Ghantous, Crystal M.; El-Zein, Nabil; Farhat, Rima; Agouni, Abdelali; ... more authors ( Elsevier , 2021 , Article)
    Hyperglycemia exerts various harmful effects on the vasculature. Studies have shown an association between the levels of the adipokines leptin and adiponectin (APN) and vascular complications in diabetes mellitus. The aim ...
  • Diversity of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi and its chemical drivers across dryland habitats 

    Adenan, Sakeenah; Oja, Jane; Alatalo, Juha M.; Shraim, Amjad M.; Alsafran, Mohammed; ... more authors ( Springer , 2021 , Article)
    Qatar is largely characterized by a hyper-arid climate and low soil fertility which create a stressful soil environment for arbuscular mycorrhizal (AM) fungi. In a study of AM fungal communities and their relationship with ...
  • One Year of SARS-CoV-2: Genomic Characterization of COVID-19 Outbreak in Qatar 

    Benslimane, Fatiha M; Al Khatib, Hebah A; Al-Jamal, Ola; Albatesh, Dana; Boughattas, Sonia; ... more authors ( Frontiers , 2021 , Article)
    Qatar, a country with a strong health system and a diverse population consisting mainly of expatriate residents, has experienced two large waves of COVID-19 outbreak. In this study, we report on 2634 SARS-CoV-2 whole-genome ...
  • Visible Light Photocatalytic Activity of Ag/WO3 Nanoparticles and its Antibacterial Activity Under Ambient Light and in The Dark 

    Maha, Matalkeh; Nasrallah, Gheyath K.; Shurrab, Farah M.; Al-Absi, Enas S.; Mohammed, Widad; ... more authors ( Elsevier , 2022 , Article)
    Nanomaterial such as metals and metal oxide photocatalysts have emerged as important tools for removing contaminants from wastewater and as antibacterial agents to prevent infections; this is mainly due to their stability ...
  • Comparison of antibody immune responses between BNT162b2 and mRNA-1273 SARS-CoV-2 vaccines in naïve and previously infected individuals. 

    Al-Sadeq, Duaa W; Shurrab, Farah M; Ismail, Ahmed; Amanullah, Fathima Humaira; Thomas, Swapna; ... more authors ( Oxford University Press , 2021 , Article)
    Two mRNA vaccines, Pfizer-BNT162b2 and Moderna-mRNA-1273, obtained the Emergency Use Listing by WHO for preventing COVID-19. However, little is known about the difference in antibody responses induced by these two mRNA ...
  • Cancer Incidence, Mortality, Years of Life Lost, Years Lived With Disability, and Disability-Adjusted Life Years for 29 Cancer Groups From 2010 to 2019: A Systematic Analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2019. 

    Harvey, James D; Henrikson, Hannah Jacqueline; Lu, Dan; Pennini, Alyssa; Xu, Rixing; ... more authors ( American Medical Association , 2021 , Article)
    The Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors Study 2019 (GBD 2019) provided systematic estimates of incidence, morbidity, and mortality to inform local and international efforts toward reducing cancer burden. ...
  • An investigation of the relationship between cyberbullying, cybervictimization and depression symptoms: A cross sectional study among university students in Qatar 

    Alrajeh, Sara Mohamed; Hassan, Huda Mohammed; Al-Ahmed, Aisha Salim; Hassan, Diana Alsayed ( Public Library of Science , 2021 , Article)
    Background Cyberbullying is a modern form of bullying that could be practiced electronically or on the internet. It is related to different mental health issues such as depression, which can affect both the cyberbully and ...
  • Content validation of an algorithm for the assessment, management and monitoring of drug-induced qtc prolongation in the psychiatric population 

    Zolezzi, Monica; Elhakim, Athar; Elamin, Waad M.; Homs, Shorouk; Mahmoud, Doaa E.; ... more authors ( Dove Medical Press , 2021 , Article)
    Background: QTc interval (QTcI) prolongation leads to serious complications, making it a concern for clinicians. Assessing the risk of QTcI prolongation in the psychiatric population is important because they are exposed ...
  • Using motivational interviewing techniques to inform decision-making for COVID-19 vaccination 

    Zolezzi, Monica; Paravattil, Bridget; El-Gaili, Taysier ( Springer , 2021 , Article)
    Motivational interviewing is a patient-centered communication style used to enhance a person’s internal motivation for attitudinal change by exploring and solving inherent ambivalences. In the face of rising COVID-19 vaccine ...
  • Impact of CNTs' treatment, length and weight fraction on ordinary concrete mechanical properties 

    Ahmad Y.H.; El-Sayed H.A.; Mohamed A.T.; Aljaber A.S.; Al-Qaradawi S.Y.
  • The effect of N-heterocyclic carbene units on the absorption spectra of Fe(ii) complexes: A challenge for theory 

    Ahmad Y.H.; El-Sayed H.A.; Mohamed A.T.; Aljaber A.S.; Al-Qaradawi S.Y.
  • Rational one-pot synthesis of ternary PtIrCu nanocrystals as robust electrocatalyst for methanol oxidation reaction 

    Ahmad Y.H.; El-Sayed H.A.; Mohamed A.T.; Aljaber A.S.; Al-Qaradawi S.Y. ( Elsevier B.V. , 2020 , Article)
    Development of self-assembled nanoarchitectures of tailored morphology and composition for diversified applications have received great interest in the last decades. Pt-based nanocrystals (NCs) exhibited enhanced catalytic ...
  • Severity, criticality, and fatality of the SARS-CoV-2 Beta variant 

    Abu-Raddad, Laith J; Chemaitelly, Hiam; Ayoub, Houssein H; Yassine, Hadi M; Benslimane, Fatiha M; ... more authors ( Oxford Academic , 2021 , Article)
    Beta (B.1.351) variant COVID-19 disease was investigated in Qatar. Compared to Alpha (B.1.1.7) variant, odds of progressing to severe disease were 1.24-fold (95% CI: 1.11-1.39) higher for Beta. Odds of progressing to ...
  • An Update on the Molecular and Clinical Characteristics of Apocrine Carcinoma of the Breast 

    Semir, Vranic; Gatalica, Zoran ( Elsevier , 2021 , Article)
    Apocrine carcinoma of the breast is a rare malignancy. According to 2019 WHO classification, apocrine cellular features and a characteristic steroid receptor profile (Estrogen receptor (ER)-negative and androgen receptor ...
  • JC-10 probe as a novel method for analyzing the mitochondrial membrane potential and cell stress in whole zebrafish embryos 

    Younes, Nadin; Alsahan, Bana S.; Al-Mesaifr, Asmaa J.; Da'as, Sahar I.; Pintus, Gianfranco; ... more authors ( Oxford University Press , 2021 , Article)
    Background: A sensitive method to investigate cellular stress and cytotoxicity is based on measuring mitochondrial membrane potential. Recently, JC-10, was developed to measure mitochondrial membrane potential in vitro and ...
  • Impact of phospholipids, surfactants and cholesterol selection on the performance of transfersomes vesicles using medical nebulizers for pulmonary drug delivery 

    Iftikhar, Khan; Needham, Rachel; Yousaf, Sakib; Houacine, Chahinez; Islam, Yamir; ... more authors ( Elsevier , 2021 , Article)
    The aim of this study is to formulate and optimize novel transfersome formulations for pulmonary drug delivery. Transfersome formulations (F1 – F18) were prepared by a thin-film method using three phospholipids (Soya ...

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