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Ali Saleh Duhaiman




Name                                  :           Ali S. Duhaiman


Sex                                     :           Male


Nationality                          :           Saudi


Marital Status                     :           Married


Academic rank                   :           Professor


Date and place of  birth      :           1950, Al-Russ, Saudi Arabia


Address                            :        Department of Biochemistry,  College of   Science, King Saud University, P. O. Box 2455, Riyadh 11451, Saudi Arabia




B.Sc.     (Chemistry and Zoology) :  College of Science, King Saud University,1975 (Formerly Riyadh University


Ph.D.  (Biochemistry) : Department of Biochemistry, Colorado State, 1982 University, Fort Collins, Colorado, U.S.A.



1.   Employment History

Professor                                                     Department of Biochemistry, College of Science, King Saud University  22/10/1996-to date


Associate Professor
Department of Biochemistry, College of Science, King Saud University  10/11/1990 - 22/10/1996


Assistant Professor
Department of Biochemistry, College of
 Science, King Saud University 10/11/1982-1990


Graduate student
Department of Biochemistry, Colorado State University, Colorado, Colorado, USA.


Teaching assistant
Department of Biochemistry, Colorado State University, Colorado, USA.


Department of Biochemistry, College of Medicine, King Saud University.




Vice dean
College of Graduate Studies, King Saud University.

CHAIRMAN (Two terms)
Department of Biochemistry, College of Science, King Saud University.      

     1993-1995 and 1985-1987                        





- King Saud University Scholarship: Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, for Higher Studies (1976-1982).(Colorado,  USA).                    


- Several Research Projects awarded by the Research Center of College of Science, King Saud University.


- Principle investigator and co-investigator of two research projects supported by King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology.


1.     Duhaiman, A.S. and Abu-Salah, K . Techniques of Biological analysis: A synopsis for teachers, 140 pages.(1990) Published by Ministry of Education, Saudi Arabia.  



2.     Abu-Salah, K. and Duhaiman, A. S. Techniques of Biological analysis, 185  pages (1990). Published by Ministry of Education, Saudi Arabia.



I. Conferences and Symposia

72nd Meeting of the American Society of Biological Chemists St. Louis, Missouri,June 4-9, 1981.

6th Annual Meeting of the Saudi Biological Society, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, November, 1982.

8th Saudi Medical Conference, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, November 1983.

7th Annual Meeting of the Saudi Biological Society, Al-Qassim, March 1984.

First Arab Gulf Conference in Biotechnology and Applied Microbiology, Riyadh,November, 1994.

8th Annual Meeting of Saudi Biological Society, King Faisal University, March, 1985.

13th International Congress of Biochemistry, Amsterdam, August, 1985.

6th Academic Advisory Meeting, King Saud University, November, 1985.

Workshop of Genetic Engineering held in Baghdad, Iraq, June, 1986.

2nd National Meeting of Chemists, November, 1987.

National Seminar on Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Riyadh, December, 1987.

19th Meeting of the Federation of European Biochemistry Societies, Rome, Italy, July, 1989.

7th Arab Conference of Clinical Biology and 3rd Syrian Conference of Clinical Laboratory Damascus, Syria, 25-28 April 1994.

16th International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Delhi,  India, 19-22 September, 1994.


II.    Other Activities


A.    Committees

1.    Chairman of the Graduate Studies Committee in the Department, 1988-to date.

2.     Member of the Committee for the Preparation of the Fourth Developmental Plan of

        the University, 1984.

3.     Member of the Sixth Academic Advisory Meeting held at King Saud University,

       Nov. 1985.

4.     Member of the Academic Advisory Committee for the College of  Science, 1986-87.

5.     Member of the Computer Committee of the College of Science, 1986-1987.

6.     Member of the Training Committee of the College, 1988-to date.

7.     Vice-Chairman of the 2nd National Meeting for Chemist, 1987.

8.     Member of the follow-up Committee for the National Meeting of Chemist, 1987.

9.     Member of a Committee chosen to interview and examine several technicians in the

       University for promotion to a higher professional level, 1987-1992.

10.   Member of the curriculum committee in the department, 1988-to date.

11.    Academic advisor, 1982-to date.

 2.    Referee for research proposals submitted to King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology, 1984-to date. 

13.    Referee for research proposals for King Abdulaziz University, 1986-to date.

14.    Referee for research papers submitted to the Journal of the college of Agriculture,1986-to date.

15.    Coordinator of the training course in electrophoresis which was held at King Saud University (21 Nov. to 27 Dec. 1987

16.   Participated in the training course of Applied Chemistry and Biology for high school teachers held in 1995 (for 13 weeks).

17.   Participated in the training course of  biochemistry laboratories which was held in 1983 and 1988.


B.     Boards

·        Member of the Board of College of Science, King Saud University 1984-1986 as representative of the Department.  And in 1986-1988 as the Chairman of the Biochemistry Department.

·        Member of the Research Advisory Council of King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center1989-1995.

·        Member of the Board of Research Center, College of Science, King Saud University, 1989-1992.



C.     Professional Affiliation:


  • Saudi Chemical Society 
  • Saudi Biological Society
  • American Scientific Research Society
  • New York Academy of Science
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • Biochemical Society


D. University & Community Services


·                 Member of the Research Advisory Council of King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, 1989-1995.. Vice president for proceeding of the 2nd National Meeting of Chemists, King Saud University,1988.


·                 Referee for research projects submitted to King Abdulaziz for Science and Technology, 1995.


·                 Referee for research projects submitted to the Research Center, King Abdulaziz University, 1988-1989.


·                 Coordinator of the electrophoresis training course for Secondary School Teachers, 1984.


·                 Participated in the Chemistry & Biology training course for Secondary School teachers, 1984-1985.


·                 Participated in the course for the clinical analysis, 1985.


·                 Editors of two books in Biochemistry for Secondary School, 19 90.



E. Supervision


Served as supervisor, co-supervisor* or examiner for the following M.Sc. projects:


Name of Students

                Title of Thesis


 Walid Saleh Al-Said

Purification of vitamin D - dependent 28,000 Da calcium - binding protein


 Abdulaziz M. Al- Swailam

Study the effect of some nutritional factors on vitamin D level in the body


 Ali N. Al-Odaib

Determination of organic acids in Saudi patients with organic acid urine


 Abdullah A.S. Al-Azarqi

Role of Human c-myc oncogen in thyroid cancer


 Zaki Mahmood Al- Magharbi*

Synthesis and metabolism of  methylated proteins


 Saleh Mohammad S.  Al- Daghaisham*

Distribution and concentration of group-specific component/vitamin D binding protein subtypes in Saudi Arabia


Abdulrahman S.


Studies on z-crystallins from Camel eye lens


Nada Al-Jassan

Study of the molecular basis of G-6-PD deficiency in Saudi population


Nora Ibrahim S. Al-Ali

The effect of aging on liver glutathione reductase activity in


Ibrahim Al-Asam

Preparation and characterization of some nucleosides and nucleotides


Maha Al-Zoman

Inhibition of Camel Lens z-crystallin by chlorophenols


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