Dr. Huda Abdulaziz Al Doghaither
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Dr. Huda Abdulaziz Al Doghaither

Associate Professor
King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia

Highest Degree
Ph.D. in Biochemical and Molecular from King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

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Huda Al Doghaither, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor of molecular biology at King Abdulaziz University. Dr. Al Doghaither holds M.Sc. in Biochemistry.

Area of Interest:

Biomedical Sciences
Clinical Biochemistry
Dna Isolation
DNA Extraction

Research Publications in Numbers


Selected Publications

  1. Zahrani, S.M., U.M. Omar, S.A. Rahimulddin, A.B. Al-Ghafari and H.A. Al Doghaither, 2019. Antiproliferative and apoptotic effects of the natural alkaline water (Zamzam) in breast cancer cell line MCF-7. J. Cancer Res. Therap., 10.4103/jcrt.JCRT_381_17.
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  2. Siddiqui, H., A. Al-Ghafari, H. Choudhry, S. AlTurki, H. Alshibi, H. Al Doghaither and H. Alsufiani, 2019. Long noncoding RNAs as prognostic markers for colorectal cancer in Saudi patients. Genet. Testing Mol. Biomarkers, 23: 509-514.
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  3. Siddiqui, H., A. Al-Ghafari, H. Choudhry and H. Al Doghaither, 2019. Roles of long non-coding RNAs (lncRNAs) in colorectal cancer tumorigenesis. Mol. Clin. Oncol., 11: 172-176.
  4. Siddiqui H., A. Al-Ghafari, H. Choudhry and H.A. Doghaither, 2019. Roles of long non-coding rnas in colorectal cancer tumorigenesis: a review. Molecular and Clinical Oncology 11: 167-172.
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  5. Alshaikh, E., U. Omar, H. Alsufiani, R. Mansouri and N. Tarbiah et al., 2019. The potential influence of hyperthyroidism on circulating adipokines; Chemerin, visfatin and omentin. Int. J. Health Sci., 13: 44-47.
  6. Al-Ghafari, A.B., K.S. Balamash and H.A. Al Doghaither, 2019. Relationship between serum vitamin D and calcium levels and vitamin D receptor gene polymorphisms in colorectal cancer. BioMed Res. Int., Vol. 2019. 10.1155/2019/8571541.
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  7. Al Doghaither, H.A., E.M. Alshaikh, U.M. Omar, H.M. Alsufiani and R.A. Mansouri et al., 2019. Insulin resistance and its correlation with chemerin and visfatin in Saudi patients with hyperthyroidism. Int. J. Health Sci., 13: 18-21.
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  8. Al Doghaither, H. and M. Gull, 2019. Plasmids as Genetic Tools and their Applications in Ecology and Evolution. In: Plasmid, Gull, M. (Ed.)., IntechOpen, London, UK., ISBN: 978-1-83880-237-0, pp: 1-17.
  9. Abdulkhaleq, M.M., A.B. Al-Ghafari, A.A. Yezerski, H.A. Al Doghaither, A.M. Abusanad, M. Ulfat and U.M. Omar, 2019. Novel association between heterozygous genotype of SNP C218T in drug transporter ABCC1 gene and increased risk of colon cancer. Saudi. Med. J., 40: 179-185.
  10. Malik, S., I. Afzal, X. Liang, H.A. Al Doghaither, S.A. Rahimulddin, M. Gull and N. Nahid, 2018. Heterologous synthesis and recovery of advanced biofuels from bacterial cell factories. Protein Peptide Lett., 25: 120-128.
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  11. Al Doghaither, H. and A. Al-Ghafari, 2018. Contribution of genetic variants of ABC transporters (ABCC1 and ABCG2) genes with the pathogenesis of colorectal cancer. Biosci. Biotechnol. Res. Asia., 15: 555-559.
  12. Afzal, I., M.S. Ahmad, S. Malik, M. Ibrahim and O.S. Al Ayed et al., 2018. Thermodynamics and kinetics parameters of Eichhornia crassipes Biomass for Bioenergy. Prot. Peptide Lett., 25: 187-194.
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  13. Omar, U.M., H.A. Al Doghaither, S.A. Rahimulddin, S.M. Al Zahrani and A.B. Al-Ghafari, 2017. In vitro cytotoxic and anticancer effects of Zamzam water in human lung cancer (A594) cell line. Malaysian J. Med. Sci., 24: 15-25.
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  14. Iyer, A.P., S.L. New, S. Khoja, M. Al-Ghamdi and H.A. Al Doghaither, 2017. Relationship between Vitamin D receptor gene polymorphisms and type 1 diabetes mellitus in Saudi patients. Int. J. Pharmacol., Vol. 13. .
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  15. Eid, N.H., H.A. Al Doghaither, T.A. Kumosani and M. Gull, 2017. Diversity, physiochemical and phylogenetic analyses of bacteria isolated from various drinking water sources. Pak. J. Med. Sci., 33: 703-708.
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  16. Alsulami, S.O., H.A. Al Doghaither and A.P. Iyer, 2017. Detection of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolated from nasal carriage of health care workers by polymerase chain reaction. J. Exp. Biol. Agric. Sci., 5: 288-293.
  17. Al-Ghamdi, M.A., H. Choudhry, H.A. Al Doghaither, E. Huwait, A. Taha, T.A. Kumosani and S.M. Moselhy, 2017. Potential administration of lipoic acid and coenzyme Q against adipogensis: Target for weight reduction. Afr. J. Tradit Compl. Altern. Med., 14: 272-277.
  18. Al-Ghafari, A.B., R.H. Alharbi, M.M. Al-Jehani, S.A. Bujeir, H.A. Al Doghaither and U.M. Omar, 2017. The effect of adding different concentrations of cows’ milk on the antioxidant properties of coffee. Biosci. Biotechnol. Res. Asia, 14: 177-184.
  19. Al-Garni, A.A., S.A. Rahimulddin, U.M. Omar, H.A. Al Doghaither and H.A. Al-Harbi, 2017. Evaluation of the antioxidant activities of aqueous extracts of fresh Madeni rose petals. Int. J. Sci. Nature, 8: 461-468.
  20. Al Doghaither, H.A., M.M. Alyousef, N.M. Al Selami, A.B. Al-Ghafari and U.M. Omar, 2017. Addition of evaporated milk alters antioxidant properties of the most commonly consumed coffee in Saudi Arabia. Malaysian Applied Biol., 46: 97-104.
  21. Al Doghaither, H.A., A.M. Almowalad, A.M. Shorbaji, A.B. Al-Ghafari and U.M. Omar, 2017. Assessment of the antioxidant properties of the most common coffee brews available in the local markets of the western region of Saudi Arabia. J. Exp. Biol. Agric. Sci., 5: 70-76.
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  22. Al Doghaither, H.A. and E. Al-Malki, 2017. The addition of herbal additives influences the antioxidant activity of Arabic coffee. World Applied Sci. J., 35: 393-398.
  23. . Iyer, A., S. Lanham-New, S. Khoja, M. Al-Ghamdi and H. Al Doghaither, 2017. Relationship between vitamin d receptor gene polymorphisms and type 1 diabetes mellitus in saudi patients. Int. J. Pharmacol., 13: 1092-1097.
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  24. Rahimulddin, S.A., A.B. Al-Ghafari, H.A. Al Doghaither, U.M. Omar and S.M. Al Zahrani, 2016. Influence of pH and sterilization conditions on the inhibitory effects of zamzam water on the cell viability of cancer cells. J. Biol. Sci., 16: 229-235.
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  25. Omar, U.M., A.M. Shorbaji, E.M. Arrait, T.D. Al Agha, H.F. Al-Marzouki, H.A. Al Doghaither and A.B. Al-Ghafari, 2016. Comparative study of the antioxidant activity of two popular green tea beverages available in the local market of Saudi Arabia. Nat. Sci., 8: 227-234.
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  26. Al-Ghafari, A.B., A.M. Shorbaji, L.A. AL-Sarori, E.O. Baduwailan and A.A. Basaar et al., 2016. Phenolic contents and antioxidant activities of green tea with and without lemon. Nat. Sci., 8: 247-255.
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  27. Al Doghaither, H.A., U.M. Omar, S.A. Rahimulddin and A.B. Al-Ghafari, 2016. Cytotoxic effects of aqueous extracts of urtica urens on most common cancer types in Saudi Arabia. J. Biol. Sci., 16: 242-246.
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  28. Al Doghaither, H.A., A.B. Al-Ghafari, S.A. Rahimulddin, S.M. Al Zahrani, A.M. Shaikh Omar and U.O. Omar, 2016. Evaluation of the potential anticancer activity of zamzam water in human colon cancer cell line. Cancer Oncol. Res., 4: 33-41.
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  29. Baeshin, N., S. Lari, H.A. Al-Doghaither and H.A. Ramadan, 2010. Effect of Rhazya stricta extract on rat adiponectin gene and insulin resistance. J. Am. Sci., 6: 1237-1245.
  30. Baeshin, N.A., S.A. Lari, H.A. Al-Doghaither, A.I. Elkady and J.S. Arabia, 2009. Effects of aqueous extracts of Rhazya stricta on blood lipid profile concentrations, liver enzyme activities and kidney functions in rats. J. Applied Sci. Res., 5: 1103-1109.
  31. Al-Harithy, R.N., H. Al-Doghaither and K. Abualnaja, 2006. Correlation of leptin and sex hormones with endocrine changes in healthy Saudi women of different body weights. Ann. Saudi Med., 26: 110-115.
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