Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2020 Fc Receptor-Like 6 (FCRL6) Discloses Progenitor B Cell Heterogeneity That Correlates With Pre-BCR Dependent and Independent Pathways of Natural Antibody SelectionFrontiers in Immunology.  11. 2020
2019 Disruption of the preB Cell Receptor Complex Leads to Decreased Bone MassFrontiers in Immunology.  10. 2019
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