Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2018 The sequences encoded by immunoglobulin diversity (D H ) gene segments play key roles in controlling B-cell development, antigen-binding site diversity, and antibody productionImmunological Reviews.  284:106-119. 2018
2018 In the absence of central pre-B cell receptor selection, peripheral selection attempts to optimize the antibody repertoire by enriching for CDR-H3 Y101Frontiers in Immunology.  9. 2018
2017 Alterations in B cell development, CDR-H3 repertoire and dsDNA-binding antibody production among C57BL/6 ΔD−iD mice congenic for the lupus susceptibility loci sle1, sle2 or sle3Autoimmunity.  50:42-51. 2017
2016 VpreB serves as an invariant surrogate antigen for selecting immunoglobulin antigen-binding sitesScience Immunology.  1. 2016
2015 Violation of an evolutionarily conserved immunoglobulin diversity gene sequence preference promotes production of dsDNA-specific IgG antibodiesPLoS ONE.  10. 2015
2013 Recirculating bone marrow B cells in C57BL/6 mice are more tolerant of highly hydrophobic and highly charged CDR-H3s than those in BALB/c miceEuropean Journal of Immunology.  43:629-640. 2013
2012 Identification of eRF1 residues that play critical and complementary roles in stop codon recognitionRNA.  18:1210-1221. 2012
2010 Genetic control of DH reading frame and its effect on B-cell development and antigen-specifc antibody productionCritical Reviews in Immunology.  30:327-344. 2010
2008 MTHFR genetic polymorphism as a risk factor in Egyptian mothers with Down syndrome childrenDisease Markers.  24:19-26. 2008

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Science in Microbiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2012
  • Master of Sciences or Mathematics in Biochemistry, Zagazig University 2007
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Zagazig University 2001
  • Full Name

  • Mohamed Khass