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CMHS Publications: May 2021

CMHS Faculty and staff publications

CMHS faculty, students and staff publications

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Akawi, N., Checa, A., Antonopoulos, A. S., Akoumianakis, I., Daskalaki, E., Kotanidis, C. P., . . . Antoniades, C. (2021). Fat-Secreted Ceramides Regulate Vascular Redox State and Influence Outcomes in Patients With Cardiovascular Disease. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 77(20), 2494-2513.


Al Kawas, S., Al-Marzooq, F., Rahman, B., Shearston, J. A., Saad, H., Benzina, D., & Weitzman, M. (2021b). The impact of smoking different tobacco types on the subgingival microbiome and periodontal health: a pilot study. Scientific Reports, 11(1).


Al Rashdi, M. R., El Mowafi, W., Alaabed, S., El Tokhi, M., & Arabi, A. A. (2021). Radiological baseline around the Barakah Nuclear Power Plant, UAE. Arabian Journal of Chemistry, 14(5).


Alachkar, A., Lotfy, M., Adeghate, E., Łażewska, D., Kieć-Kononowicz, K., & Sadek, B. (2021). Ameliorating effects of histamine H3 receptor antagonist E177 on acute pentylenetetrazole-induced memory impairments in rats. Behavioural Brain Research, 405.


Albawardi, A., Livingstone, J., Almarzooqi, S., Palanisamy, N., Houlahan, K. E., Awwad, A. A. A., . . . Bismar, T. A. (2021). Copy number profiles of prostate cancer in men of middle eastern ancestry. Cancers, 13(10).


Aleassa, E. M. (2021). Comment on: Improving perioperative and long-term outcomes for black patients through earlier and more enhanced access to metabolic and bariatric care. Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases, 17(5), 918-920.


Baniyas, N., Sheek-Hussein, M., Kaabi, N. A., Shamsi, M. A., Neyadi, M. A., Khoori, R. A., . . . Abu-Zidan, F. M. (2021). COVID-19 knowledge, attitudes, and practices of United Arab Emirates medical and health sciences students: A cross sectional study. PLoS ONE, 16(5 May 2021).


Belghali, M., Statsenko, Y., & Al-Za’abi, A. (2021). Improving Serious Games to Tackle Childhood Obesity. Frontiers in Psychology, 12.


Chameettachal, A., Vivet-Boudou, V., Pitchai, F. N. N., Pillai, V. N., Ali, L. M., Krishnan, A., . . . Rizvi, T. A. (2021). A purine loop and the primer binding site are critical for the selective encapsidation of mouse mammary tumor virus genomic RNA by Pr77Gag. Nucleic Acids Research, 49(8), 4668-4688.


De Simone, B., Davies, J., Chouillard, E., Di Saverio, S., Hoentjen, F., Tarasconi, A., . . . Catena, F. (2021). WSES-AAST guidelines: management of inflammatory bowel disease in the emergency setting. World Journal of Emergency Surgery, 16(1).


Elobaid, Y., Aamir, M., Grivna, M., Suliman, A., Attoub, S., Mousa, H., . . . Oulhaj, A. (2021). Breast cancer survival and its prognostic factors in the United Arab Emirates: A retrospective study. PLoS ONE, 16(5 May).


Kordou, Z., Skokou, M., Tsermpini, E. E., Chantratita, W., Fukunaga, K., Mushiroda, T., . . . Koromina, M. (2021). Discrepancies and similarities in the genome-informed guidance for psychiatric disorders amongst different regulatory bodies and research consortia using next generation sequencing-based clinical pharmacogenomics data. Pharmacological Research, 167.


Meeran, M. F. N., Laham, F., Azimullah, S., Sharma, C., Al Kaabi, A. J., Tariq, S., . . . Ojha, S. (2021). β-Caryophyllene, a natural bicyclic sesquiterpene attenuates β-adrenergic agonist-induced myocardial injury in a cannabinoid receptor-2 dependent and independent manner. Free Radical Biology and Medicine, 167, 348-366.


Merghani, M. M., Ardah, M. T., Al Shamsi, M., Kitada, T., & Haque, M. E. (2021). Dose-related biphasic effect of the Parkinson's disease neurotoxin MPTP, on the spread, accumulation, and toxicity of α-synuclein. NeuroToxicology, 84, 41-52.


Nemmar, A., Al-Salam, S., Beegam, S., Zaaba, N. E., & Ali, B. H. (2021). Effect of smoking cessation on chronic waterpipe smoke inhalation-induced airway hyperresponsiveness, inflammation, and oxidative stress. American Journal of Physiology - Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology, 320(5), L791-L802.


Oz, M., Lorke, D. E., & Kabbani, N. (2021). A comprehensive guide to the pharmacologic regulation of angiotensin converting enzyme 2 (ACE2), the SARS-CoV-2 entry receptor. Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 221.


Pitchai, F. N. N., Chameettachal, A., Vivet-Boudou, V., Ali, L. M., Pillai, V. N., Krishnan, A., . . . Rizvi, T. A. (2021). Identification of Pr78Gag Binding Sites on the Mason-Pfizer Monkey Virus Genomic RNA Packaging Determinants. Journal of Molecular Biology, 433(10).


Sultan, A., Jacobson, M., Adeghate, E., Oulhaj, A., Shafiullah, M., Qureshi, A., & Howarth, F. C. (2021). Effects of obesity and diabesity on heart rhythm in the Zucker rat. Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology and Physiology, 48(5), 735-747.