• 1H magnetic resonance spectroscopy of 2H-to-1H exchange quantifies the dynamics of cellular metabolism in vivo 

      Rich, Laurie J; Bagga, Puneet; Wilson, Neil E; Schnall, Mitchell D; Detre, John A; ... more authors ( Nature Research , 2020 , Article)
      Quantitative mapping of the in vivo dynamics of cellular metabolism via non-invasive imaging contributes to our understanding of the initiation and progression of diseases associated with dysregulated metabolic processes. ...
    • Animal Health Monitoring Program (AHMP) of LARC 

      Shanmugakonar, Muralitharan; Abujassoum, Hamda; Khan, Imran; Al Naemi, Hamda (2017 , Poster)
      Animal health monitoring is important to maintain the health of the animals used for research purpose. Maintaining healthy research animals is the prime requisite for best research outcomes. Health monitoring is performed ...
    • Animal Husbandry And Care 

      Govindharajan, Vijay Kanth; Kahsu, Tesfaldet; Sielu, Tesfom; Al Naemi, Hamda (2017 , Poster)
      * Qatar University – Laboratory Animal Research Centre (LARC) is providing highest quality animal husbandry and care * LARC is Specific pathogen Free (SPF) facility with state of the art animal housing & supporting ...
    • ANIMAL MODEL FOR CHILDHOOD OBESITY 

      Al-Naemi, Hamda; Das, Sandra Concepcion (2017 , Poster)
      Obesity has been recognized as a global health problem and linked with chronic diseases such as diabetes mellitus, cardiovascular syndromes, musculoskeletal disorders and some cancers. Children exposed to high carbohydrate, ...
    • Association of genes with phenotype in autism spectrum disorder. 

      Nisar, Sabah; Hashem, Sheema; Bhat, Ajaz A; Syed, Najeeb; Yadav, Santosh; ... more authors ( Impact Journals , 2019 , Article Review)
      Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a genetic heterogeneous neurodevelopmental disorder that is characterized by impairments in social interaction and speech development and is accompanied by stereotypical behaviors such as ...
    • Biosecurity And Biosafety In LARC 

      Govindharajan, Vijay Kanth; Tesfaldet, Kahsu; Tesfom, Sielu; Joseph, Benny; Al Naemi, Hamda (2017 , Poster)
      * LARC is Specific Pathogen Free(SPF) facility * LARC is free of Specific list of Pathogens maintained by routine testing. * Bio security & Bio safety are main components to maintain the LARC facility
    • Brain microstructural changes support cognitive deficits in HIV uninfected children born to HIV infected mothers 

      Santosh K., Yadav; Gupta, Rakesh K.; Hashem, Sheema; Nisar, Sabah; Azeem, Taha; ... more authors ( Elsevier , 2020 , Article)
      IntroductionAntiretroviral therapy (ART) is considered the most effective way to prevent perinatal transmission of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). However, there is little knowledge about the effect of ART on the brain ...
    • Brain Microstructural Changes Support Cognitive Deficits in Normal Children Born to HIVinfected Mothers 

      Santosh Kumar Yadav, Rakesh K Gupta , Sabah N Ahmed , Sheema Hashem , Ajaz A Bhat , Ravindra K Garg , Vimala Venkatesh , Muhammad W Azeem , and Mohammad Haris.; Yadav, Santosh Kumar; Gupta, Rakesh K; Ahmed, Sabah N; Hashem, Sheema; ... more authors (2018 , Conference Proceedings)
      Synopsis In the current study, we evaluated the brain integrity [by mapping the fractional anisotropy (FA) and mean diffusivity (MD)] and neurocognitive performance (NP) in normal children (NCI) born to HIV-infected ...
    • Cadmium Toxicity: Oxidative Stress, Inflammation and Tissue Injury 

      Das, Sandra Concepcion; Al-Naemi, Hamda A. ( Scientific Research Publishing , 2019 , Article Review)
      Cadmium is a known environmental pollutant targeting various organs. Often implicated in cadmium toxicology is the formation of reactive oxygen species, overwhelming the free radical scavenging mechanisms and inducing ...
    • Cadmium-induced endothelial dysfunction mediated by asymmetric dimethylarginine. 

      Al-Naemi, Hamda A; Das, Sandra Concepcion ( Springer , 2020 , Article)
      Cadmium (Cd) is a naturally occurring toxic heavy metal with no known essential biological functions. Exposure to Cd increases the risk of cardiovascular disease by disrupting vascular homeostasis at the endothelium. The ...
    • CARMA2sh and ULK2 control pathogen-associated molecular patterns recognition in human keratinocytes: psoriasis-linked CARMA2sh mutants escape ULK2 censorship 

      Scudiero, Ivan; Mazzone, Pellegrino; D'Andrea, Luca E.; Ferravante, Angela; Zotti, Tiziana; ... more authors ( Nature , 2017 , Article)
      The molecular complexes formed by specific members of the family of CARMA proteins, the CARD domain-containing adapter molecule BCL10 and MALT1 (CBM complex) represent a central hub in regulating activation of the pleiotropic ...
    • Changes in resting-state functional brain activity are associated with waning cognitive functions in HIV-infected children. 

      Yadav, Santosh K; Gupta, Rakesh K; Hashem, Sheema; Bhat, Ajaz A; Garg, Ravindra K; ... more authors ( Elsevier , 2018 , Article)
      Delayed brain development in perinatally HIV-infected children may affect the functional brain activity and subsequently cognitive function. The current study evaluated the functional brain activity in HIV-infected children ...
    • Claudin-1, A Double-Edged Sword in Cancer. 

      Bhat, Ajaz A; Syed, Najeeb; Therachiyil, Lubna; Nisar, Sabah; Hashem, Sheema; ... more authors ( MDPI , 2020 , Article Review)
      Claudins, a group of membrane proteins involved in the formation of tight junctions, are mainly found in endothelial or epithelial cells. These proteins have attracted much attention in recent years and have been implicated ...
    • Diagnostic Microbiology Laboratory Monitoring of LARC 

      Khan, Imran; Shanmugakonar, Muralitharan; Aboujassoum, Hamda; Al Naemi, Hamda (2017 , Poster)
      Microbial free environment of a research facility is critical to maintain animal health. Establishing Microbiological Monitoring Program is mandatory to assure the quality of the system. Microbiological monitoring involves ...
    • Effect of CARMA 2sh gene in Mouse embryonic stem (ES) cells 

      Shanmugakonar, Muralitharan; Varadharajan, Kavitha; Vito, Pasquale (2017 , Poster)
      CARMA2 belongs to the CARMA family of proteins. They are involved in the regulation and activation of NF-κB that have a central role in the control of immune and inflammatory response, and cell survival and proliferation. ...
    • Effect of psoriasis linked CARMA2sh gene in transgenic animal model 

      Kavitha, Varadharajan; Muralitharan, Shanmugakonar; Vito, Pasquale (2018 , Poster)
      Background • CARMA2 belongs to the CARMA family of proteins. They are involved in the regulation and activation of NF-κB, that has a central role in controlling the immune and inflammatory response, cell survival and ...
    • ENDOTHELIAL NITRIC OXIDE ACTIVITY & BIOAVAILABILITY DURING OBESITY CONDITIONS 

      Das, Sandra Concepcion; Al-Naemi, Hamda (2017 , Poster)
      Obesity has been recognized as a pandemic and linked with several metabolic dysfunctions. One of the hallmarks in the onset of obesity is the development of hypertension coupled with endothelial dysfunction. (ED) A fundamental ...
    • Environmental Health Monitoring Program (EHMP) of LARC 

      Shanmugakonar, Muralitharan; Abujassoum, Hamda; Khan, Imran; Al Naemi, Hamda (2017 , Poster)
      Routine environmental monitoring is the prime necessity to maintain a Specific Pathogen Free (SPF) facility. Monitoring the animals & its environment is important to control the contamination and outbreak of disease. ...
    • Epigenetic and breast cancer therapy: Promising diagnostic and therapeutic applications. 

      Sher, Gulab; Salman, Nadia Aziz; Khan, Abdul Q; Prabhu, Kirti S; Raza, Afsheen; ... more authors ( Elsevier , 2020 , Article Review)
      The global burden of breast cancer (BC) is increasing significantly. This trend is caused by several factors such as late diagnosis, limited treatment options for certain BC subtypes, drug resistance which all lead to poor ...
    • Exploring Dysregulated Signaling Pathways in Cancer. 

      Nisar, Sabah; Hashem, Sheema; Yadav, Santosh K; Muralitharan, Sankavi; Therachiyil, Lubna; ... more authors ( Bentham Science Publishers , 2020 , Article Review)
      Cancer cell biology takes advantage of identifying diverse cellular signaling pathways that are disrupted in cancer. Signaling pathways are an important means of communication from the exterior of cell to intracellular ...