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Detection of human papillomavirus infection by molecular tests and its relation to colonic polyps and colorectal cancer

Detection of human papillomavirus infection by molecular tests and its relation to colonic polyps and colorectal cancer | King Abdulaziz University | Scoop.it
To prospectively examine the association between human papilloma virus (HPV) colonization of the colonic mucosa and the development of colorectal polyps (CRPs), and colorectal cancer (CRC) in Saudi Arabia.A case control study was performed between...
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APSCO sponsors KAU's World Down Syndrome Day - Arab News

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APSCO sponsored King Abdulaziz University's (KAU) World Down Syndrome Day event.
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The Arabic Language Institute for Non - Arabic Speakers - الصفحة الرئيسية

The Arabic Language Institute for Non - Arabic Speakers - الصفحة الرئيسية | King Abdulaziz University | Scoop.it
The Arabic Language Institute for Speakers of Other Languages, (APPLY NOW: 2 year Arabic scholarship program, King AbdulAziz University in Jeddah http://t.co/cGW34GntbH
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Saudi Potato Battery Could Be Commercially Available in One Year!

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Professor of physics at King Abdulaziz University, Suliman Abdalla told SciDev.net that he is developing a prototype that is two times more efficient than a standard 1.5V battery, 26 times cheaper, and could provide clean energy for millions of people .


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Plastic surgery: A growing trend - Saudi Gazette

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Saudi Gazette Plastic surgery: A growing trend Saudi Gazette Sabah Mushref, president of the Saudi Scientific Association for Plastic Surgery and Burns and head of the plastic surgery unit at King Abdulaziz University Hospital, said media is the...
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King Abdulaziz University appoints new vice president

King Abdulaziz University appoints new vice president | King Abdulaziz University | Scoop.it
King Abdulaziz University from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia was ranked 360 this year in the QS World University Rankings. In order to spearhead the university's development, especially in world rankings, a new vice president has ...
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The Red Sea Is An Ocean Like All Others - RedOrbit

The Red Sea Is An Ocean Like All Others - RedOrbit | King Abdulaziz University | Scoop.it
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Now, Scientists at the GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel and the King Abdulaziz University in Jeddah were able to show that salt glaciers have distorted the previous models.
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Academic named global English program reviewer - Arab News

Academic named global English program reviewer - Arab News | King Abdulaziz University | Scoop.it
Academic named global English program reviewer Arab News An academic at King Abdulaziz University (KAU) in Jeddah has been named as an official reviewer for the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation (CEA), a US-based accreditation...
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Dr. Al-Qethamy, a pioneer in neonatal heart surgery - Saudi Gazette

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Born in Taif, Al-Qethamy studied in Cairo and at King Abdulaziz University in Jeddah. Since her childhood, becoming a doctor was her dream.
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12500 Saudis graduate in United States - Arab News

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Arab states lag behind in 'green' campuses - University World News

Arab states lag behind in 'green' campuses - University World News | King Abdulaziz University | Scoop.it
Arab states lag behind in 'green' campuses University World News Only two Arab Gulf States-based universities, in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, were included in the green university rankings: King Abdulaziz University (165) and the UAE...
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Research: Ginger Selectively Kills Breast Cancer Cells

Research: Ginger Selectively Kills Breast Cancer Cells | King Abdulaziz University | Scoop.it

 

New research published in the Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology found that "ginger may be a promising candidate for the treatment of breast carcinomas."[i]  This is a timely finding, insofar as breast cancer awareness month is only days away, and one of the primary fund-raising justifications is the false concept that a low-cost, safe and effective breast cancer treatment is not yet available. Could ginger provide the type of cure that conventional, FDA-approved treatments have yet to accomplish?

 

The new study was performed by researchers at the Biological Sciences Department, Faculty of Sciences, King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia, who discovered that a crude extract derived from the medicinal plant ginger (Zingiber officinale) inhibited the proliferation of breast cancer cells, without significantly affecting the viability of non-tumor breast cells -- a highly promising property known as selective cytotoxicity, not found in conventional treatments.

 

The researchers outline the serious problems with present breast cancer therapies thusly:


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KAU sets up chairs for new studies - Arab News

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KAU sets up chairs for new studies
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King Abdulaziz University in Jeddah has formally decided to establish a chair for Crisis and Disaster Management named after Deputy Crown Prince Muqrin at a cost of SR5 million.
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King Abdulaziz University declared 'best in Gulf' » Bhatkallys.com

King Abdulaziz University declared 'best in Gulf' » Bhatkallys.com | King Abdulaziz University | Scoop.it
King Abdulaziz University in Jeddah was founded in 1967 and has about 46,000 students from 60 countries. (AN photo). JEDDAH:Jeddah's King Abdulaziz University (KAU) has been declared the top university in the Gulf and ranked 49th in ...
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Lighting up the shadows through art - Saudi Gazette

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Heba completed her Bachelors and Masters in Fine Arts from KAU, Jeddah, in 2012. ...
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كلية الحاسبات وتقنية المعلومات ، جامعة الملك عبدالعزيز

عن كلية الحاسبات وتقنية المعلومات (FCIT) ، جامعة الملك عبدالعزيز . 2003.
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