International Research

Research Update at AUBMC December 2021

CLINICAL PACKAGES/BOUSTANY PUBLICATIONS 2021-2026

  1. Christiane Al-Haddad et al., Prevalence of Refractive Errors among Pediatric Patients in a Hospital-Based Setting.  2021. PLOS (1852576).
  2. LRRK2 loss-of-function variants in patients with rare diseases: no evidence for a phenotypic impact. Christian Beetz, Ana Westenberger, Ruslan Al-Ali, Najim Ameziane, Nadia Alhashmi, Rose-Mary Boustany, Fuad Al-Mutairi, Majid Alfadhel, Zuhair Al-Hassnan, Moeenaldin Al-Sayed, Krishna K. Kandaswamy, Omid Paknia, Volha Skrahina, Arndt Rolfs, Peter Bauer.  Jan 12, 2021. Movement Disorders https://doi.org/10.1002/mds.28452
  3. Rose-Mary Boustany, Joelle Makoukji, Sara Saab, Katia Maalouf, Nadine J. Makhoul, Angelica V. Carmona, Nihar Kinarivala, Paul C. Trippier. Sex-specific gene expression in Cln3Δex7/8 mouse brain in response to flupirtine (2021).  Biochemistry and Pharmacology Open Access 2021/10.273.
  4. Zainab Awada, Liacine Bouaoun, Rihab Nasr, Arafat Tfayli, Cyrille Cuenin, Reem Akika, Rose-Mary Boustany, Joelle Makoukji, Hani Tamim, Zdenko Herceg, Nathalie K. Zgheib, Akram Ghantous Pilot Study: LINE-1 Methylation Mediates the Inverse Association Between Body Mass Index and Breast Cancer Risk. (2021) Environmental Research ER 20-6033R1. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envres.2021.111094.
  5. Silvio Alessandro Di Gioia, Alan P. Tenney, Sarah J. Garnai, Michael Kosicki,

     

    Caroline D. Robson, Brenda J. Barry, Zhongyang Zhang, Wai-Man Chan, Thomas E.

    Collins, Alon Gelber, Brandon M. Pratt, Arushi Varshney, Monkol Lek, Carol Van

    Ryzin10, Flavia M. Facio, Tanya J. Lehky, Christopher Zalewski, Kelly A. King, Carmen C. Brewer, Audrey Thurm, Joseph Snow, Narisu Narisu, Lori L. Bonnycastle, Amy Swift,

    Peter S. Chines, Jessica L. Bell, Suresh Mohan, Mary C. Whitman, Sandra E.

    Staffieri, James E. Elder, Joseph L. Demer, Alcy Torres, Elza Rachid, Christiane Al-

    Haddad, Rose-Mary Boustany, David A. Mackey, Stephen C.J. Parker, Tessa A.

    Hadlock, Ethylin Wang Jabs, Francis S. Collins, Bryn D. Webb, Len A. Pennacchio,

    Irini Manoli, Elizabeth C. Engle. Non-coding variants altering a conserved cis-regulatory element cause dominant hereditary congenital facial palsy. (2021) (under review Nature Genetics NG-A57143).

  6. Maha M Itani, Nassar Farah, Arafat Tfayli, Rabih S. Talhouk, Ghada K. Chamandi, Abdul Rahman S. Itani, Joelle Makoukji, Rose-Mary N. Boustany, Lifang Hou, Nathalie K. Zgheib, Rihab R. Nasr *. (2021). Circulating microRNA as Diagnostic Biomarkers for Early Breast Cancer. International Journal of Molecular Sciences Manuscript ID: ijms-1216689. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2021, 22(11), 6121; https://doi.org/10.3390/ijms22116121
  7. Zainab Awada; Reem Akika; Rihab Nasr; Arafat Tfayli; Rose-Mary Boustany; Joelle Makoukji; Hani Tamim; Akram Ghantous; Nathalie Zgheib, Short Relative Telomere Length in Peripheral Blood and Tissues Is Associated with Breast Cancer (2021). Cancers. Manuscript ID: cancers-147436
Date: 
Thursday, January 20, 2022