Jawaher Ahmad Al-Zahrani
Trainee as a Research Technician in Neurogenetics Laboratory
KFSHRC, Genetics Department.
I have involved in research project “molecular genetic studies in chromosome disorders” and “mutation analysis of some of the neurologically important diseases in Saudi Arabia”. During my involvement this projects I have learned several standard and advanced molecular biology techniques such as DNA and RNA extraction, PCR related techniques, IVT, microarray related techniques such Affymetrix 10K assay.
Courses and Seminars:
2005 " Affymetrix Gene chip Technology and its Applications "
2005 DNA repair and Apoptosis
2005 The genetic of Devolopmental Diaabilities
2007 International Congress on Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplantation
2007 The RNA Symposium : Massenger , Micro and Interfering
2007 Seminar Series titled as q PCR / Gene Transfer : Topics include Real time PCR application and optimization
2007 " Affymetrix Gene chip Technology and its Applications "
2008 " Medical Relevance of Chirality and Chromatography
ChromasPro, LaserGene (mainly Seqman and EditSeq), Word, Excel, Powerpoint,
NCBI based databases such as BLAST, Cross-Database, Map Viewer, Ensembl, GeneAtlas, GeneCards, UCSC,
Arabic (Fluent), English (Fluent)
*References are available upon request.