Tajamul Hussain

Summary

Affiliation: King Saud University
Country: Saudi Arabia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Induction of CYP1A1, CYP1A2, CYP1B1, increased oxidative stress and inflammation in the lung and liver tissues of rats exposed to incense smoke
    Tajamul Hussain
    Center of Excellence in Biotechnology Research, College of Science, King Saud University, AB3, Building 5, Riyadh, 11451, Saudi Arabia
    Mol Cell Biochem 391:127-36. 2014
  2. doi request reprint 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
  3. ncbi request reprint 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. doi request reprint 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. doi request reprint The Q192R polymorphism of the paraoxonase 1 gene is a risk factor for coronary artery disease in Saudi subjects
    Mohammed A Hassan
    Department of Biochemistry College of Science, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Mol Cell Biochem 380:121-8. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint 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. doi request reprint Influence of vitamin D treatment on transcriptional regulation of insulin-sensitive genes
    Khalid M Alkharfy
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 11:283-8. 2013
  8. doi request reprint 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
  9. doi request reprint 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
  10. ncbi request reprint 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

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Induction of CYP1A1, CYP1A2, CYP1B1, increased oxidative stress and inflammation in the lung and liver tissues of rats exposed to incense smoke
    Tajamul Hussain
    Center of Excellence in Biotechnology Research, College of Science, King Saud University, AB3, Building 5, Riyadh, 11451, Saudi Arabia
    Mol Cell Biochem 391:127-36. 2014
    ..Induction of CYPs increased oxidative stress and inflammation appear to be intimately linked to promote the carcinogenesis and health complications in people chronically exposed to incense smoke. ..
  2. doi request reprint 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...
  3. ncbi request reprint 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. doi request reprint 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. doi request reprint The Q192R polymorphism of the paraoxonase 1 gene is a risk factor for coronary artery disease in Saudi subjects
    Mohammed A Hassan
    Department of Biochemistry College of Science, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Mol Cell Biochem 380:121-8. 2013
    ..The negative effect of this genetic variant is presumably due to the diminished ability of the RR variant genotype of PON1 to blunt LDL oxidation...
  6. ncbi request reprint 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. doi request reprint Influence of vitamin D treatment on transcriptional regulation of insulin-sensitive genes
    Khalid M Alkharfy
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 11:283-8. 2013
    ..Vitamin D, besides being a transcriptional regulator, is an inflammation suppressor. However, the role of vitamin D in alleviating obesity-induced insulin resistance is still not well understood...
  8. doi request reprint 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...
  9. doi request reprint 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...
  10. ncbi request reprint 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
    ..We aimed to examine whether the positive relationship between the Mediterranean diet and adiponectin is altered by cigarette smoking, taking potential confounders into consideration...
  11. doi request reprint Long-term exposure to incense smoke alters metabolism in Wistar albino rats
    Majed S Alokail
    Department of Biochemistry, College of Science, King Saud University, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Cell Biochem Funct 29:96-101. 2011
    ..Taken together, these data suggest that incense smoke influences metabolism adversely in rats. The effect of incense smoke on human health and the underlying mechanisms need to be studied further...
  12. doi request reprint 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...
  13. doi request reprint Ultrastructural and hormonal changes in rat cauda epididymal spermatozoa induced by Boswellia papyrifera and Boswellia carterii
    Mukhtar Ahmed
    Department of Zoology, College of Science, King Saud University, Building No 5, Post Box 2455, 11451 Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Electronic address
    C R Biol 337:250-7. 2014
    ..These findings demonstrate that B. papyrifera and B. carterii smoke affects the process of sperm formation and maturation, which indicates the detrimental effects of these plants on the reproductive system. ..
  14. pmc 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...
  15. pmc 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...