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Identification of 42 genes linked to stage II colorectal cancer metastatic relapse

Al-Temaimi, R. A., Tan, T. Z., Marafie, M. J., Thiery, J. P., Quirke, P. & Al-Mulla, F., 1 May 2016, In : International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 17, 5, 598.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
8 Citations (Scopus)

Identifying home care clinicians’ information needs for managing fall risks

Alhuwail, D. & Koru, G., 1 Jan 2016, In : Applied Clinical Informatics. 7, 2, p. 211-226 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of short-term exposure of antifungal agents on hemolysin activity of oral Candida dubliniensis isolates from Kuwait and Sri Lanka

Ellepola, A. N. B., Jayathilake, J. A. M. S., Sharma, P. & Khan, Z. U., 1 Nov 2016, In : Journal of investigative and clinical dentistry. 7, 4, p. 424-430 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Improvements in stage of change correlate to changes in dietary intake and clinical outcomes in a 5-year lifestyle intervention in young high-risk Sri Lankans

Guess, N., Vasantharajah, L., Gulliford, M., Viberti, G., Gnudi, L., Karalliedde, J. & Wijesuriya, M., 1 Sep 2016, In : Preventive Medicine. 90, p. 193-200 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)
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12 Citations (Scopus)

Increased ANGPTL3, 4 and ANGPTL8/betatrophin expression levels in obesity and T2D

Abu-Farha, M., Al khairi, I., Cherian, P., Chandy, B., Sriraman, D., Alhubail, A., Al-Refaei, F., AlTerki, A. & Abubaker, J., 13 Oct 2016, In : Lipids in Health and Disease. 15, 1, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
34 Citations (Scopus)

INCREASED CIRCULATION LEVEL OF ANGPTL8/BETATROPHIN AND ANGPTL4 IN HYPERTENSION

Qaddoumi, M. G., Al Khairi, I., Cherian, P., Alanbaei, M., Abubaker, J. & Abu-Farha, M., 2016, In : Endocrine Practice. 22, p. 10 1 p.

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Increased expression of IRF-5 in the adipose tissue in obesity: Implication in metabolic inflammation

Thomas, R., Kochumon, S., Ahmad, R. & Sindhu, S., 1 May 2016, In : Journal of Immunology. (1 Supplement) 124 , 196 , p. 51 51 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

INCREASED PLASMA LEVEL OF ANGPTL3, 4 AND 8 IN OBESITY AND T2D

AlTerki, A., Abu-Farha, M., Al-Khairi, I., Cherian, P., Chandy, B., Sriraman, D., Alhubail, A., Al-Refaei, F. & Abubaker, J., 2016, In : Endocrine Practice. 22, p. 23 1 p.

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Influence of MX1 promoter rs2071430 G/T polymorphism on susceptibility to systemic lupus erythematosus

AlFadhli, S., Al-Mutairi, M., Al Tameemi, B. & Nizam, R., 1 Mar 2016, In : Clinical Rheumatology. 35, 3, p. 623-629 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of sex on P300: An event-related potential electrophysiological study

KH H Bourisly, A. & Pothen, A., 28 Jan 2016, In : NeuroReport. 27, 3, p. 172-179 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Investigating the Challenges and Opportunities in Home Care to Facilitate Effective Information Technology Adoption

Koru, G., Alhuwail, D., Topaz, M., Norcio, A. F. & Mills, M. E., 1 Jan 2016, In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 17, 1, p. 53-58 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

IRF3 promotes adipose inflammation and insulin resistance and represses browning

Kumari, M., Wang, X., Lantier, L., Lyubetskaya, A., Eguchi, J., Kang, S., Tenen, D., Roh, H. C., Kong, X., Kazak, L., Ahmad, R. & Rosen, E. D., 1 Aug 2016, In : Journal of Clinical Investigation. 126, 8, p. 2839-2854 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
62 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.

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14 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.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Lack of the programmed death-1 receptor renders host susceptible to enteric microbial infection through impairing the production of the mucosal natural killer cell effector molecules

Solaymani-Mohammadi, S., Lakhdari, O., Minev, I., Shenouda, S., Frey, B. F., Billeskov, R., Singer, S. M., Berzofsky, J. A., Eckmann, L. & Kagnoff, M. F., 1 Mar 2016, In : Journal of Leukocyte Biology. 99, 3, p. 475-482 8 p.

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Open Access
8 Citations (Scopus)
1 Citation (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.

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Open Access
17 Citations (Scopus)
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3 Citations (Scopus)

Normal Reference Ranges for Cardiac Valve Annulus in Preterm Infants

Abushaban, L., Vel, M. T., Rathinasamy, J. & Sharma, P., 1 Jan 2016, In : Pediatric Cardiology. 37, 1, p. 112-119 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Nurse Informaticians Report Low Satisfaction and Multi-level Concerns with Electronic Health Records: Results from an International Survey

Topaz, M., Ronquillo, C., Peltonen, L. M., Pruinelli, L., Sarmiento, R. F., Badger, M. K., Ali, S., Lewis, A., Georgsson, M., Jeon, E., Tayaben, J. L., Kuo, C. H., Islam, T., Sommer, J., Jung, H., Eler, G. J., Alhuwail, D. & Lee, Y. L., 1 Jan 2016, In : AMIA ... Annual Symposium proceedings. AMIA Symposium. 2016, p. 2016-2025 10 p.

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21 Citations (Scopus)

Nursing informatics research priorities for the future: Recommendations from an international survey

Peltonen, L. M., Topaz, M., Ronquillo, C., Pruinelli, L., Sarmiento, R. F., Badger, M. K., Ali, S., Lewis, A., Georgsson, M., Jeon, E., Tayaben, J. L., Kuo, C. H., Islam, T., Sommer, J., Jung, H., Eler, G. J. & Alhuwail, D., 1 Jan 2016, Nursing Informatics 2016 - eHealth for All: Every Level Collaboration - From Project to Realization. Sermeus, W., Weber, P. & Procter, P. M. (eds.). p. 222-226 5 p. (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics; vol. 225).

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6 Citations (Scopus)

Older people’s priorities in health and social care research and practice: a public engagement workshop

Alsaeed, D., Davies, N., Gilmartin, J. F. M., Jamieson, E., Kharicha, K., Liljas, A. E. M., Raimi-Abraham, B., Aldridge, J., Smith, F. J., Walters, K. & Gul, M. O., 2016, In : Research Involvement and Engagement.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Overcoming Resistance to Endocrine Therapy in Breast Cancer: New Approaches to a Nagging Problem

Luqmani, Y. A. & Alam-Eldin, N., 1 Jul 2016, In : Medical Principles and Practice. 25, 2, p. 28-40 13 p.

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Open Access
13 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
37 Citations (Scopus)
21 Citations (Scopus)
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9 Citations (Scopus)

Porcine islet-specific tolerance induced by the combination of anti-LFA-1 and anti-CD154 mabs is dependent on PD-1

Arefanian, H., Tredget, E. B., Mok, D. C. M., Ramji, Q., Rafati, S., Rodriguez-Barbosa, J., Korbutt, G. S., Rajotte, R. V., Gill, R. G. & Rayat, G. R., 1 Jan 2016, In : Cell Transplantation. 25, 2, p. 327-342 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
5 Citations (Scopus)
19 Citations (Scopus)
5 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence of Urinary Tract Infection and Antimicrobial Susceptibility among Diabetic Patients with Controlled and Uncontrolled Glycemia in Kuwait

Sewify, M., Nair, S., Warsame, S., Murad, M., Alhubail, A., Behbehani, K., Al-Refaei, F. & Tiss, A., 1 Jan 2016, In : Journal of Diabetes Research. 2016, 6573215.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
23 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
6 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

2 Citations (Scopus)

Revitalization of pioglitazone: The optimum agent to be combined with a sodium-glucose co-transporter-2 inhibitor

Defronzo, R. A., Chilton, R., Norton, L., Clarke, G., Ryder, R. E. J. & Abdulghani, M., 1 May 2016, In : Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism. 18, 5, p. 454-462 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Citations (Scopus)

SGLT2 inhibitors and cardiovascular risk: Lessons learned from the EMPA-REG Outcome study

Abdulghani, M., Del Prato, S., Chilton, R. & De Fronzo, R. A., 1 May 2016, In : Diabetes care. 39, 5, p. 717-725 9 p.

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Open Access
178 Citations (Scopus)

Supporting the information domains of fall-risk management in home care via health information technology

Alhuwail, D., Koru, G. & Mills, M. E., 1 Oct 2016, In : Home Health Care Services Quarterly. 35, 3-4, p. 155-171 17 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of dietary changes on distinct components of the metabolic syndrome in a young Sri Lankan population at high risk of CVD

Guess, N., Wijesuriya, M., Vasantharajah, L., Gulliford, M., Viberti, G., Gnudi, L. & Karalliedde, J., 28 Aug 2016, In : British Journal of Nutrition. 116, 4, p. 719-727 9 p.

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Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

The oral-systemic disease connection: a retrospective study

Joseph, B. K., Kullman, L. & Sharma, P., 1 Nov 2016, In : Clinical Oral Investigations. 20, 8, p. 2267-2273 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)
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7 Citations (Scopus)

The role of Gut Microbiota in the development of obesity and Diabetes

Baothman, O. A., Zamzami, M. A., Taher, I., Abubaker, J. & Abu-Farha, M., 18 Jun 2016, In : Lipids in Health and Disease. 15, 1, 108.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
156 Citations (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.

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34 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.

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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.

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17 Citations (Scopus)

Unraveling Kuwait-specific metabolic gene regulatory and coding variants: a step towards building a national exome database

Nizam, R., Antony, DI., John, S. E., Hebbar, P., Melhem, M., Tuomilehto, J., Thanaraj, A. T. & Alsmadi, O., Dec 2016, WCPD9 Abstracts. Endocr Pract, Vol. 22 (suppl 6). p. 1-29

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Use of shadow for enhancing mapping of perennial desert plants from high-spatial resolution multispectral and panchromatic satellite imagery

Alsharrah, S., Bouabid, R., Bruce, D. A., Somenahalli, S. & Corcoran, P. A., 1 Jul 2016, In : Journal of Applied Remote Sensing. 10, 3, 036008.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Variation of skin in recent human evolution: Loss of function and structural variation affecting filaggrin gene

Eaaswarkhanth, M., Xu, D., Rzhetskaya, M., Hayes, M. G. & Gokcumen, O., 15 Apr 2016.

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2015
Open Access
11 Citations (Scopus)

Adherence to NICE guidelines on diabetes prevention in the UK: Effect on patient knowledge and perceived risk

Guess, N., Caengprasath, N., Dornhorst, A. & Frost, G. S., 1 Dec 2015, In : Primary Care Diabetes. 9, 6, p. 407-411 5 p.

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13 Citations (Scopus)

An audit of Inpatient Diabetes Team activity in a District General Hospital: assessment of effectiveness and impact

Aldibbiat, A. M., Nash, E., Qurban, R., Sing, M., Pickering, S., Mellgaard, S., Willimas, C., Tarigopula, G., Partha, P. & Peter, P., 2015.

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