• Kuwait

Research Output

2019

Corrigendum: Caveolin-1 Variant Is Associated With the Metabolic Syndrome in Kuwaiti Children: Caveolin-1 variant is associated with the metabolic syndrome in Kuwaiti children (Frontiers in Genetics ( 2018) 9 (689) DOI: 10.3389/fgene.2018.00689)

Nizam, R., Al-Ozairi, E., Goodson, J. M., Melhem, M., Davidsson, L., Alkhandari, H., Al Madhoun, A., Shamsah, S., Qaddoumi, M., Alghanim, G., Alhasawi, N., Abu-Farha, M., Abubaker, J., Shi, P., Hartman, M-L., Tavares, M., Bitar, M., Ali, H., Arefanian, H., Devarajan, S. & 4 others, Al-Refaei, F., Alsmadi, O., Tuomilehto, J. & Al-Mulla, F., 1 Jan 2019, In : Frontiers in Genetics. 10, MAR, p. 221 1 p., 221.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Incidence of type 2 diabetes in Kuwaiti children and adolescents: Results from the Childhood-Onset Diabetes electronic Registry (CODeR

Mohammad Abdullah Al-kandari, H., Mahmoud Yousef Alabdulrazzaq, D., Davidsson, L., Sharma, P., Al-Tararwa, A., Mandani, F., Al-Shawaf, F., Al-Hussaini, F., Qabazard, M., Haddad, D., Al-Mahdi, M., Al-Jasser, F., Al-Anzi, A., Al-Sanea, H., Al-Basari, I., Al-Adsani, A., Shaltout, A. & AbdulRasoul, M., 2019, In : Frontiers in Endocrinology. 10, 836

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Relationship of four vitamin D receptor gene polymorphisms with type 1 diabetes mellitus susceptibility in Kuwaiti children

Rasoul, M. A., Haider, M. Z., Al-Mahdi, M., Mohammad Abdullah Al-kandari, H. & Dhaunsi, G. S., 7 Mar 2019, In : BMC Pediatrics. 19, 1, p. 71 71.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)
2018

Assessment of Zinc Metabolism in Humans Using Stable Zinc Isotope Techniques: IAEA Human Health Series No. 35

Davidsson, L. (ed.), Hunt, J. (ed.) & Slater, C. (ed.), 2018, Assessment of Zinc Metabolism in Humans Using Stable Zinc Isotope Techniques: IAEA Human Health Series No. 35. Vienna, Austria, (IAEA Human Health Series; no. 35).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)

Duplication of a germline promoter downstream of the IgH 3′ regulatory region impairs class switch recombination

Santos, J. M., Braikia, F. Z., Oudinet, C., Haddad, D., Conte, C., Dauba, A. & Khamlichi, A. A., 1 Dec 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 9164.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)

Glycaemic control in native Kuwaiti Arab patients with type 2 diabetes

Channanath, A., AlWotayan, R., Mohammad Abdullah Al-kandari, H., Davidsson, L., Tuomilehto, J. & Thanaraj, A. T., 1 Dec 2018, In : Primary Care Diabetes. 12, 6, p. 526-532 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Mutational analysis of rare subtypes of congenital adrenal hyperplasia in a highly inbred population

Alswailem, M. M., Alzahrani, O. S., Saqer Hamad Alhmaidah, D., Alasmari, R., Qasem, E., Murugan, A. K., Alsagheir, A., Brema, I., Abbas, B. B., Almehthel, M., Almeqbali, A. & Alzahrani, A. S., 5 Feb 2018, In : Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology. 461, p. 105-111 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)
2017

A high rate of novel CYP11B1 mutations in Saudi Arabia

Alzahrani, A. S., Alswailem, M. M., Murugan, A. K., Saqer Hamad Alhmaidah, D., Capper, C. P., Auchus, R. J., Qasem, E., Alzahrani, O. S., Al-Sagheir, A. & Bin-Abbas, B., 1 Nov 2017, In : Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 174, p. 217-224 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Ethnic differences in association of high body mass index with early onset of Type 1 diabetes - Arab ethnicity as case study

Channanath, A., Elkum, N., Mahmoud Yousef Alabdulrazzaq, D., Tuomilehto, J., Shaltout, A. & Thanaraj, A. T., 1 Apr 2017, In : PloS one. 12, 4, e0175728.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

Generation and Validation of Intracellular Ubiquitin Variant Inhibitors for USP7 and USP10

Zhang, W., Sartori, M. A., Makhnevych, T., Federowicz, K. E., Dong, X., Liu, L., Nim, S., Dong, A., Yang, J., Li, Y., Haddad, D., Ernst, A., Heerding, D., Tong, Y., Moffat, J. & Sidhu, S. S., 10 Nov 2017, In : Journal of Molecular Biology. 429, 22, p. 3546-3560 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Incidence of type 1 diabetes has doubled in Kuwaiti children 0-14 years over the last 20 years

Shaltout, A. A., Wake, D., Thanaraj, A. T., Omar, D. M., Mahmoud Yousef Alabdulrazzaq, D., Channanath, A., Mohammad Abdullah Al-kandari, H., Abdulrasoul, M., Miller, S., Conway, N., Tuomilehto, J. & Davidsson, L., 1 Dec 2017, In : Pediatric Diabetes. 18, 8, p. 761-766 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Inducible CTCF insulator delays the IgH 3' regulatory region-mediated activation of germline promoters and alters class switching

Braikia, F. Z., Oudinet, C., Haddad, D., Oruc, Z., Orlando, D., Dauba, A., Le Bert, M. L. & Khamlichi, A. A., 6 Jun 2017, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 114, 23, p. 6092-6097 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
9 Citations (Scopus)
2016

Economic burden of refractory chronic spontaneous urticaria on kuwait’s health system

Al-Ahmad, M., Saadoun Abdulaziz Alowayesh, M. & Carroll, N. V., 10 May 2016, In : ClinicoEconomics and Outcomes Research. 8, p. 163-169 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
4 Citations (Scopus)

Ketoacidosis at first presentation of type 1 diabetes mellitus among children: A study from Kuwait

Shaltout, A. A., Channanath, A., Thanaraj, A. T., Omar, D., Abdulrasoul, M., Zanaty, N., Almahdi, M., Mohammad Abdullah Al-kandari, H., Mahmoud Yousef Alabdulrazzaq, D., D'Mello, L., Mandani, F., Alanezi, A., AlBasiry, E. & Alkhawari, M., 22 Jun 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, 27519.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
11 Citations (Scopus)

Kin17 facilitates multiple double-strand break repair pathways that govern B cell class switching

Le, M. X., Haddad, D., Ling, A. K., Li, C., So, C. C., Chopra, A., Hu, R., Angulo, J. F., Moffat, J. & Martin, A., 17 Nov 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, 37215.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

Low serum vitamin-D status is associated with high prevalence and early onset of type-1 diabetes mellitus in Kuwaiti children

Rasoul, M. A., Al-Mahdi, M., Mohammad Abdullah Al-kandari, H., Dhaunsi, G. S. & Haider, M. Z., 16 Jul 2016, In : BMC Pediatrics. 16, 1, 95.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
14 Citations (Scopus)

Referral pattern of children with short stature to a pediatric endocrine clinic in Kuwait

Mahmoud Yousef Alabdulrazzaq, D., Al-Taiar, A., Hassan, K., Al-Twari, B., Al-Osaimi, A. & Al-Busairi, I., 1 Sep 2016, In : Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism. 29, 9, p. 1055-1061 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

The SAGA Deubiquitination Module Promotes DNA Repair and Class Switch Recombination through ATM and DNAPK-Mediated γH2AX Formation

Ramachandran, S., Haddad, D., Li, C., Le, M. X., Ling, A. K., So, C. C., Nepal, R. M., Gommerman, J. L., Yu, K., Ketela, T., Moffat, J. & Martin, A., 17 May 2016, In : Cell Reports. 15, 7, p. 1554-1565 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
25 Citations (Scopus)

Total energy expenditure in obese kuwaiti primary school children assessed by the doubly-labeled water technique

Davidsson, L., Al-Ghanim, J., Al-Ati, T., Al-Hamad, N., Al-Mutairi, A., Al-Olayan, L. & Preston, T., 1 Oct 2016, In : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 13, 10, 1007.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

Uncommon TERT promoter mutations in pediatric thyroid cancer

Alzahrani, A. S., Qasem, E., Murugan, A. K., Al-Hindi, H. N., Alkhafaji, D., Almohanna, M., Xing, M., Saqer Hamad Alhmaidah, D. & Alswailem, M., 1 Feb 2016, In : Thyroid. 26, 2, p. 235-241 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)
2015
Open Access
10 Citations (Scopus)

Balancing the benefits and risks of iron fortification in resource-constrained settings

Zlotkin, S. H., Davidsson, L. & Lozoff, B., 1 Oct 2015, In : Journal of Pediatrics. 167, 4, p. S26-S30

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Implications of external price referencing of pharmaceuticals in Middle East countries

Kaló, Z., Alabbadi, I., Al Ahdab, O. G., Saadoun Abdulaziz Alowayesh, M., Elmahdawy, M., Al-Saggabi, A. H., Tanzi, V. L., Al-Badriyeh, D., Alsultan, H. S., Ali, F. M. H., Elsisi, G. H., Akhras, K. S., Vokó, Z. & Kanavos, P., 1 Nov 2015, In : Expert Review of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research. 15, 6, p. 993-998 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Recombinant growth hormone therapy in children with short stature in Kuwait: A cross-sectional study of use and treatment outcomes

Mahmoud Yousef Alabdulrazzaq, D., Al-Taiar, A., Hassan, K. & Al-Basari, I., 3 Dec 2015, In : BMC Endocrine Disorders. 15, 1, 76.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

The aetiology of anaemia during pregnancy: A study to evaluate the contribution of iron deficiency and common infections in pregnant Ugandan women

Baingana, R. K., Enyaru, J. K., Tjalsma, H., Swinkels, D. W. & Davidsson, L., 1 Jan 2015, In : Public Health Nutrition. 18, 8, p. 1423-1435 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Total body water measurement using the 2H dilution technique for the assessment of body composition of Kuwaiti children

Al-Ati, T., Preston, T., Al-Hooti, S., Al-Hamad, N., Al-Ghanim, J., Al-Khulifi, F., Al-Lahou, B., Al-Othman, A. & Davidsson, L., 22 Jan 2015, In : Public Health Nutrition. 18, 2, p. 259-263 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
2014

Advanced medical students' experiences and views on professionalism at Kuwait University

Mahmoud Yousef Alabdulrazzaq, D., Al-Fadhli, A. & Arshad, A., 23 Jul 2014, In : BMC Medical Education. 14, 1, 150.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
7 Citations (Scopus)

Celiac disease in children: Is it a problem in Kuwait?

Al-Qabandi, W., Buhamrah, E., Mahmoud Yousef Alabdulrazzaq, D., Hamadi, K. & Al Refaee, F., 29 Dec 2014, In : Clinical and Experimental Gastroenterology. 8, p. 43-48 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)

Genomic uracil homeostasis during normal B cell maturation and loss of this balance during B cell cancer development

Shalhout, S., Haddad, D., Sosin, A., Holland, T. C., Al-Katib, A., Martin, A. & Bhagwata, A. S., 1 Jan 2014, In : Molecular and Cellular Biology. 34, 21, p. 4019-4032 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
13 Citations (Scopus)

Helicobacter pylori infection in pregnant women in four districts of Uganda: Role of geographic location, education and water sources

Baingana, R. K., Kiboko Enyaru, J. & Davidsson, L., 4 Sep 2014, In : BMC Public Health. 14, 1, 915.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
19 Citations (Scopus)
2013

AID and caspase 8 shape the germinal center response through apoptosis

Boulianne, B., Rojas, O. L., Haddad, D., Zaheen, A., Kapelnikov, A., Nguyen, T., Li, C., Hakem, R., Gommerman, J. L. & Martin, A., 15 Dec 2013, In : Journal of Immunology. 191, 12, p. 5840-5847 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
7 Citations (Scopus)

AID-expressing germinal center B cells cluster normally within lymph node follicles in the absence of FDC-M1+ CD35+ follicular dendritic cells but dissipate prematurely

Boulianne, B., Le, M. X., Ward, L. A., Meng, L., Haddad, D., Li, C., Martin, A. & Gommerman, J. L., 1 Nov 2013, In : Journal of Immunology. 191, 9, p. 4521-4530 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
11 Citations (Scopus)

Body Composition Assessment from Birth to Two Years of Age: IAEA Human Health Series No. 22

Davidsson, L. (ed.) & Slater, C. (ed.), 2013, Body Composition Assessment from Birth to Two Years of Age: IAEA Human Health Series No. 22. Vienna, Austria

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Identification and functional characterization of three NoLS (nucleolar localisation signals) mutations of the CDC73 Gene

Pazienza, V., La Torre, A., Baorda, F., Alfarano, M., Chetta, M., Muscarella, L. A., Battista, C., Copetti, M., Kotzot, D., Kapelari, K., Mahmoud Yousef Alabdulrazzaq, D., Perlman, K., Sochett, E., Cole, D. E. C., Pellegrini, F., Canaff, L., Hendy, G. N., D'Agruma, L., Zelante, L., Carella, M. & 2 others, Scillitani, A. & Guarnieri, V., 5 Dec 2013, In : PloS one. 8, 12, e82292.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
10 Citations (Scopus)
2012

Assessment of Iron Bioavailability in Humans Using Stable Iron Isotope Techniques: IAEA Human Health Series No. 21

Davidsson, L. (ed.), 2012, Assessment of Iron Bioavailability in Humans Using Stable Iron Isotope Techniques: IAEA Human Health Series No. 21. Vienna, Austria, (IAEA Human Health Series ; no. 21).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Bioavailability

Davidsson, L. & Tanumihardjo, S. A., 1 Jan 2012, Encyclopedia of Human Nutrition. Vol. 1-4. p. 149-155 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Citation (Scopus)
7 Citations (Scopus)
2011
6 Citations (Scopus)

Dual Energy X Ray Absorptiometry for Bone Mineral Density and Body Composition Assessment: IAEA Human Health Series No. 15

Davidsson, L. (ed.), 2011, Dual Energy X Ray Absorptiometry for Bone Mineral Density and Body Composition Assessment: IAEA Human Health Series No. 15. Vienna, Austria, (IAEA Human Health Series; no. 15).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Familial glucocorticoid deficiency in five Arab kindreds with homozygous point mutations of the ACTH receptor (MC2R): Genotype and phenotype correlations

Mohammad Abdullah Al-kandari, H., Katsumata, N., Al Alwan, I., Al Balwi, M. & Rasoul, M. S. A., 1 Oct 2011, In : Hormone Research in Paediatrics. 76, 3, p. 165-171 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Introduction to Body Composition Assessment Using the Deuterium Dilution Technique with Analysis of Urine Samples by Isotope Ratio Mass Spectrometry: IAEA Human Health Series No. 13

Davidsson, L. (ed.), 2011, Introduction to Body Composition Assessment Using the Deuterium Dilution Technique with Analysis of Urine Samples by Isotope Ratio Mass Spectrometry: IAEA Human Health Series No. 13. Vienna, Austria, (IAEA Human Health Series; no. 13).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Seeking sense of antisense switch transcripts

Haddad, D., Puget, N., Laviolette-Malirat, N., Conte, C. & Khamlichi, A. A., 1 Jan 2011, In : Transcription. 2, 4, p. 183-188 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Sense transcription through the S region is essential for immunoglobulin class switch recombination

Haddad, D., Oruc, Z., Puget, N., Laviolette-Malirat, N., Philippe, M., Carrion, C., Le Bert, M. & Khamlichi, A. A., 20 Apr 2011, In : EMBO Journal. 30, 8, p. 1608-1620 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
14 Citations (Scopus)
2010

Combined deficiency of MSH2 and Sμ region abolishes class switch recombination

Leduc, C., Haddad, D., Laviolette-Malirat, N., Huu, N. S. N. & Khamlichi, A. A., 1 Oct 2010, In : European Journal of Immunology. 40, 10, p. 2925-2931 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Introduction to Body Composition Assessment Using the Deuterium Dilution Technique with Analysis of Saliva Samples by Fourier Transform Infrared Spectrometry: IAEA Human Health Series No. 12

Davidsson, L. (ed.), 2010, Introduction to Body Composition Assessment Using the Deuterium Dilution Technique with Analysis of Saliva Samples by Fourier Transform Infrared Spectrometry: IAEA Human Health Series No. 12. Vienna, Austria, (IAEA Human Health Series; no. 12).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

New frontiers in science and technology: Nuclear techniques in nutrition

Davidsson, L. & Tanumihardjo, S., 2010, American Journal of Clinical Nutrition: Proceedings "Biomarkers of Nutrition for Development (BOND): Building a consensus. Vol. 94. p. 691s-695s

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution