Tajamul Hussain

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Affiliation: King Saud University
Country: Saudi Arabia

Publications

  1. ncbi Plasma neuropeptide Y levels relate cigarette smoking and smoking cessation to body weight regulation
    Tajamul Hussain
    Center of Excellence in Biotechnology Research, PO Box 2455, King Saud University, 11451, Saudi Arabia
    Regul Pept 176:22-7. 2012
  2. ncbi Combined effects of obesity and type 2 diabetes contribute to increased breast cancer risk in premenopausal women
    Majed S Alokail
    Department of Biochemistry, College of Science, King Saud University, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 8:33. 2009
  3. ncbi Variants of endothelial nitric oxide synthase gene are associated with components of metabolic syndrome in an Arab population
    Khalid M Alkharfy
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, King Saud University, Riyadh 11451, Saudi Arabia
    Endocr J 59:253-63. 2012
  4. ncbi Adiponectin gene polymorphisms (T45G and G276T), adiponectin levels and risk for metabolic diseases in an Arab population
    Nasser M Al-Daghri
    Biomarkers Research Program, Department of Biochemistry, College of Science, King Saud University, Riyadh 11451, Saudi Arabia
    Gene 493:142-7. 2012
  5. ncbi Adiponectin gene variants and the risk of coronary artery disease in patients with type 2 diabetes
    Nasser M Al-Daghri
    Department of Biochemistry, College of Science, King Saud University, PO Box 2455, Riyadh, 11451, Saudi Arabia
    Mol Biol Rep 38:3703-8. 2011
  6. ncbi Gender differences exist in the association of leptin and adiponectin levels with insulin resistance parameters in prepubertal Arab children
    Nasser M Al-Daghri
    Biomarkers Research Program, Department of Biochemistry, College of Science, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 24:427-32. 2011
  7. ncbi Altered levels of adipocytokines in type 2 diabetic cigarette smokers
    Nasser M Al-Daghri
    Department of Biochemistry, College of Science, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 83:e37-9. 2009
  8. ncbi Endothelial nitric oxide synthase gene polymorphisms (894G > T and -786T > C) and risk of coronary artery disease in a Saudi population
    Khalid M Alkharfy
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Arch Med Res 41:134-41. 2010
  9. ncbi The Relationship between a Mediterranean Diet and Circulating Adiponectin Levels is Influenced by Cigarette Smoking
    Omar Salem Al-Attas
    Center of Excellence in Biotechnology Research, King Saud University
    J Atheroscler Thromb 20:313-20. 2013
  10. ncbi Potential changes in rat spermatogenesis and sperm parameters after inhalation of Boswellia papyrifera and Boswellia carterii incense
    Mukhtar Ahmed
    Transmission Electron Microscope Unit, Research Centre, College of Science, King Saud University, P O Box 2455, Riyadh 11451, Saudi Arabia
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 10:830-44. 2013

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Publications10

  1. ncbi Plasma neuropeptide Y levels relate cigarette smoking and smoking cessation to body weight regulation
    Tajamul Hussain
    Center of Excellence in Biotechnology Research, PO Box 2455, King Saud University, 11451, Saudi Arabia
    Regul Pept 176:22-7. 2012
    ..Weight modulating effect of cigarette smoke may thus involve its direct action on NPY, independent of leptin. Altered leptin levels in smokers and quitters may merely reflect changes in body weight or precisely fat mass...
  2. ncbi Combined effects of obesity and type 2 diabetes contribute to increased breast cancer risk in premenopausal women
    Majed S Alokail
    Department of Biochemistry, College of Science, King Saud University, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 8:33. 2009
    ..We tested this association in type 2 diabetic women, categorized as obese, overweight and normal body weight groups based on BMI...
  3. ncbi Variants of endothelial nitric oxide synthase gene are associated with components of metabolic syndrome in an Arab population
    Khalid M Alkharfy
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, King Saud University, Riyadh 11451, Saudi Arabia
    Endocr J 59:253-63. 2012
    ..A genetic predisposition to develop abnormal metabolic phenotypes, consistent with an increased prevalence of metabolic phenotypes can be detected in this ethnic group...
  4. ncbi Adiponectin gene polymorphisms (T45G and G276T), adiponectin levels and risk for metabolic diseases in an Arab population
    Nasser M Al-Daghri
    Biomarkers Research Program, Department of Biochemistry, College of Science, King Saud University, Riyadh 11451, Saudi Arabia
    Gene 493:142-7. 2012
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  5. ncbi Adiponectin gene variants and the risk of coronary artery disease in patients with type 2 diabetes
    Nasser M Al-Daghri
    Department of Biochemistry, College of Science, King Saud University, PO Box 2455, Riyadh, 11451, Saudi Arabia
    Mol Biol Rep 38:3703-8. 2011
    ..These findings support a role for adiponectin gene in the increased CAD risk in diabetes patients and are consistent with genetic heterogeneity in the association between adiponectin gene and coronary artery disease...
  6. ncbi Gender differences exist in the association of leptin and adiponectin levels with insulin resistance parameters in prepubertal Arab children
    Nasser M Al-Daghri
    Biomarkers Research Program, Department of Biochemistry, College of Science, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 24:427-32. 2011
    ..Differences in correlations between leptin, adiponectin and insulin resistance in children exist in different ethnic populations. No such information is available in Arab children. This study aims to fill this gap...
  7. ncbi Altered levels of adipocytokines in type 2 diabetic cigarette smokers
    Nasser M Al-Daghri
    Department of Biochemistry, College of Science, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 83:e37-9. 2009
    ..15, 2.05 and 3.05, respectively, among cigarette smokers with type 2 diabetes in Saudi Arabian population. Smoking cessation restored the adiponectin and leptin levels while having a modest effect on resistin levels...
  8. ncbi Endothelial nitric oxide synthase gene polymorphisms (894G > T and -786T > C) and risk of coronary artery disease in a Saudi population
    Khalid M Alkharfy
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Arch Med Res 41:134-41. 2010
    ..We studied the associations of 894G>T and -786T>C polymorphisms of endothelial nitric oxide synthase gene with coronary artery disease in Saudi population...
  9. ncbi The Relationship between a Mediterranean Diet and Circulating Adiponectin Levels is Influenced by Cigarette Smoking
    Omar Salem Al-Attas
    Center of Excellence in Biotechnology Research, King Saud University
    J Atheroscler Thromb 20:313-20. 2013
    ....
  10. ncbi Potential changes in rat spermatogenesis and sperm parameters after inhalation of Boswellia papyrifera and Boswellia carterii incense
    Mukhtar Ahmed
    Transmission Electron Microscope Unit, Research Centre, College of Science, King Saud University, P O Box 2455, Riyadh 11451, Saudi Arabia
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 10:830-44. 2013
    ..These findings demonstrate that the B. papyrifera and B. carterii smoke affects the process of spermatogenesis and sperm parameters and indicate the detrimental effects of these incense materials on human reproductive system...