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Curriculum Vitae

 

 Dr. Mohammed K. D. AL-Sadoon

Professor

Department of Zoology

College of science

King Saud University

P.O. Box 2455 Riyadh 11451

Tel: 1-4675755

Fax: 1-4678514

E-mail: msadoon@ksu.edu.sa

 

 

Nationality         : Saudi Arabian

Major field         : Zoology

Specialization    : Herpetology (Ecophysiology and   Toxicology)

Ph. D.                :  Biology, 1984.

 “The Role and the Nature of Metabolic Rate-Temperature Curves in Lizards from Different Climatic Regions : A Comparative Study between Chalcides ocellatus (Desert Species) and Lacerta vivipara (Cool-Temperate Species)”.

M. Sc.                : Biology, 1979.

The Effect of Temperature on Labial Tooth Development in Rana pipiens Tadpoles”.

B. Sc.              : Biology, 1974.

                          King Saud Uiversity, K. S. A.

 

Employment History :

- Head of Department of  Zoology, college of science, King Saud university, 1993-1999.

- Professor, Department of zoology, college of science, King Saud university, since 2003.

- Associate Professor at the Department of Zoology, College of Science, King Saud University, 1991-2003.

- Assistant Professor at  the Department of Zoology, College of Science, King Saud University, 1984-1991.

-Teaching Assistant at the Department of Biology, Southamptan University, from 5/4/1980 till 5/4/1981.      

-  Demonstrator at the Department of Zoology, College of Science, King Saud University from 9/7/1974 till 8/6/1975.

 

Membership of Scientific Associations :

 

            1  -       Member of the Saudi Biological Society, 1985 (1405) till now.

            2  -       Member of Herpetological, 1986 (1406) till now.

            3  -       Member of Physiological Zoology, 1989 till now.

            4  -       Member of Saudi Medical Journal, 1987 (1407) till now.

            5  -       Member of Journal of Herpetology, 1987 (1407) till 1999 (1419).

 

Committees :

 

1  -       Member of the committee for evaluation and follow-up of demonstrators in the Department of Zoology from 1984 (1404) till 1987 (1407). 

 

2  -       Member of the committee supervising the animal house and environmental rooms in the Department of Zoology from 1984 (1404) till 2001 (1422).

 

3  -       Member of the Departmental Laboratories and Technicians Affairs Committee from 1985 (1405) till 1986 (1406).

 

4  -       Member of Departmental Museum from 1986 (1406) till 1988 (1408).

 

5  -       Secretary of the Animal House Foundation Committee of the College of Science from 1987 (1407) till 1989 (1409).

 

6-         Secretary of Cultural Activities Committee of the Zoology  Department, from 1991 (1411) till 1999 (1419).

 

7-         Member of the Committee for Examining and Promoting a number of King Saud University Employees for the Grades 2-9 in the years 1988 (1408), 1995 (1415), 1996 (1416), 1999 (1419).

 

8-         Member of Postgraduate Committee, College of Science from 2001 (1421)  till now.

 

9-       Secretary of Student Field Trips since 2004 till now.

 

10-      Academic advisor for a number of postgraduate students since 1985 till now.

 

 

Research Activities :

-         Adaptation of Animals to desert environment.

-         Zoogeography of vertebrate in Saudi Arabia.

-          Toxicological and Ecological studies of venomous snakes and scorpions of Saudi Arabia.

-         Ecophysiological studies on Reptiles of Saudi Arabia.

 

Courses:

B. Sc.

M. Sc.    And Ph. D.

- General zoology     zoo 101

- Animal zoogeography               zoo 574

- Ecology                  zoo 353

- Animal Ecology                         zoo 571

-Herpetology             zoo 324

- Advanced Ecology                    zoo 573

-Research project      zoo 499

- Topics in Ecology                     zoo 579

-Amphibia                 zoo 322

-Terrestrial Ecology                    zoo 672

-Lab Technique         zoo 463

-Animal Ecology and pollution  zoo 671

 

 

   

Publications

A- Research Papers: 

1  .       Al-Sadoon M. K. and  Spellerberg, I. F. (1985). Comparison of thermal acclimation effects on the metabolism of Chalcides ocellatus (desert lizard) and Lacerta vivipara (Cool-temperate lizard), Comp. Biochem. Physiol. 81 A, 939-943.

2  .       Al-Sadoon M. K. and Spellerberg, I. F. (1985).  Effect of temperature on the oxygen consumption of lizards from different climatic regions, Amphibia-Reptilia 6, 241-258.

3  .       Al-Sadoon M. K. and Spellerberg, I. F. (1985).  Seasonal changes in metabolism of the lizard, Lacerta vivippara, Herpetological Journal 1, 32-36.

4  .       Al-Sadoon M. K. (1986).  An investigation of oxygen consumption in the lizard, Lacerta vivipara (Jacquin) in connection with photoperiod and the perietal eye, J. Coll. Sci., King Saud Univ., 17, 55-65.

5  .       Al-Sadoon M. K. (1986).  Contribution of aerobic and anaerobic scope to the total metabolic scope of the desert skink, Chalcides ocellatus (Forskal), Comp. Biochem. Physiol. 83A, 745-749.

6  .       Al-Sadoon M. K. (1986).  The influence of temperature and activity of aerobic and anaerobic metabolism in the viviparous lizard, Lacerta vivipara (Jacquin), Herpetological journal 1, 181-185.

7  .       Al-Sadoon M. K. and Spellerberg, I. F. (1987). Metabolism of the lizard, Chalcides ocellatus (Forskal) from Egypt., Journal of Arid Environ. 12, 159-168.

8.         Al-Sadoon, M.K. (1986). Influence of a broad temperature  range on the oxygen consumption rates of three desert lizard  species. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. 84 (A): 339-344.

9.         Al-Sadoon, M.K. and El-Banna, A.A. (1986).  The effect of thyroxine on the oxygen consumption of the ocellated skink, Chalcides ocellatus (Forskal), Comp. Biochem. Physiol. 86: 189-192.

10.      Al-Sadoon, M.K. (1988). Survey of the reptilian fauna of the    kingdom of Saudi Arabia. II- The lizard and amphisbaenian   fauna of Riyadh Province, Bull. Maryland Herpetol. Soc. 24 (3): 58-76.

11.       Al-Sadoon, M.K. and Abdo, N.M. (1988). A comparative study on the metabolic rates of the five species of lizards belonging to three different families, Bull. Maryland   Herpetol. Soc. 24 (4): 85-98.

12.       Al-Sadoon, M.K. (1989). Survey of the reptilian fauna of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. I. The snake fauna of the Central   Region, J. King Saudi Univ. 1A, Science (1): 53-69.

13.       Al-Sadoon, M.K. and Abdo, N.M. (1989). Temperature effects on oxygen consumption of two nocturnal geckos, Ptyodactylus hasselquistii (Donndorff) and  Bunopus  tuberculatus (Blanford) Reptilia: Gekkonidae) in Saudi Arabia,  J. Comp. Physiol. B 159: 1-4.

14.       Al-Sadoon, M.K.; El-Banna, A.A.; Ibrahim, M.M.; Abdo,  N.M. and Al-Rasheid, K.A.(1990). Effect of gonadal steroid  hormones on the metabolic rate of the cold-acclimated   gonadectomized male and female Chalcides ocellatus (Forskal), Gen. Comp. Endocrinol.,80: 345-48.

15.       Al-Sadoon, M.K. (1991). Metabolic rate-temperature curves of the Horned Viper, Cerastes cerastes gasperetti, the Moila  snake, Malpolon moilensis and the Adder, Vipera berus.  Comp. Biochem. physiol., 99A (1/2): 119-122.

16.       Al-Sadoon, M.K. and Abdo, N.M. (1991). Fatal envenoming by the snake Atractaspis newly recorded in the Central  Region of Saudi Arabia. J. King Saud Univ., 3, Science   (2):123-131.

17.       Al-Sadoon, M.K. and Abdo, N.M. (1991). Temperature and body mass effects of the metabolic rate of Acanthodactylus schmidti Weigman (Reptilia: Lacertidae), J.Arid.  Environ. 21: 351-361.

18  .     Al-Sadoon, M.K.; Al-Farraj, S.A. and Abdo, N.M. Survey of the reptilian fauna of the kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  III. An ecological survey of the lizard, Amphisbaenian and Snake fauna of Al-Zulfi Area. Bull. Maryland HerpetolSoc. USA (1991). 27 (1): 1-22.

19  .     Al-Jammaz, I.; Al-Sadoon, M.K.; Attia, M.A. and Fahim, A. Effect of Walterinnesia aegyptia venom on serum,  tissue metabolites and some enzyme activities in male albino rats. II. Enzyme activities, Ain Shams Sci. Bull.  Egypt (1992).  30: 207-222.

20  .     Al-Shammary, F. J.; Ghniem, H.K.; Al-Sadoon, M.K.; Na'seh, A.M.; Neelofur, A.M. and Saleem, M.M. The effect of crude Cerastes cerastes gasperetti venom on the activity of key metabolic enzymes in cultured human  fibroblasts. Ann. Saudi Med. Saudi Arabia (1992). 12 (2): 201-205.

21  .     Kasim, A.A.; Al-Sadoon, M.K. and Al-Shawa, Y.R. Scincus  mitranus, Anderson 1871 (Sauria: Scincidae) a new  host of Eimeria scincie, Phisalix 1923 (Apicomplexa Eimeriidae) in Saudi Arabia. Trop. Zool. Italy (1993).  6: 275-279.

22  .    Al-Jammaz, I.; Al-Sadoon, M.K.; Fahim, A.and Attia, M.A. The effects of Walterinnesia aegyptia venom on the serum and tissue metabolites and on some enzyme activities in albino rats. lll. Effects on lipid metabolism and two dehydrogenases. J. King Saud Univ. Saudi Arabia (1994). 6, Sci. (2): 207-215.

23  .    Al-Mohareb, F. and Al-Sadoon, M.K. Outcome of snakebites in Al-Baha district. Ann. Saudi Med. Saudi Arabia (1994). 14 (1): 26- 29.

24  .    Al-Sadoon, M.K. and Abdo, N. M. Comparative metabolic rate-temperature curves of Phrynocephalus  arabicus, Anderson 1894 and Agama [Stellio] stellio brachydactyla, Hass 1951 (Agamidae, Sauria, Reptilia). J. Arid  Environ. UK (1994). 28: 249-256.

25  .    Al-Sadoon,  M.K. and Jarrar, B. M.  A study of the frequency and incidence of scorpion stings and snake bites in  Riyadh city. J. King Saud Univ. Saudi Arabia (1994). 6, Sci. (2): 217-226.

26  .    Al-Saleh, S.S.; Rabbani, N.; Al-Sadoon, M.K.; Al-Jafari, A.A. and Duhaiman, A.S. A rapid fractionation method for the desert cobra venom (Walterinnesia aegyptia). Med. Sci. Res. UK (1994). 22: 659-660.

27.      Abu-Tarboush, H.M.; Al-Johany, A.M. and Al-Sadoon, M.K. Proximate composition and fatty acids and cholesterol content of dhub's meat (Uromastyx aegyptius, Blanford 1874) at the end of winter and during spring. J. King Saud Univ. Saudi Arabia (1996). 8, Agric. Sci. (1): 79-92.

28.      Al-Johany, A.M. and Al-Sadoon, M.K. Selected body temperature and metabolic rate-temperature curves of three species of desert snakes. J. Arid Environ. UK (1996). 34: 363-370.

29.     Al-Johany, A.M.; Al-Sadoon, M.K. and Al-farraj, S.A. Reproductive biology of the skink Scincus mitranus,Anderson 1871, in the central region of Saudi Arabia. J. Arid  Environ. UK (1997). 36: 319-326.

30.      Al-Yousif, M.S.; Al-Sadoon, M.K. and Al-Shawa, Y.R. Eimeria Schmidti n.sp. (Apicomplexa: Eimeriidae) from the sandy fringe-toed lizard (Acanthodactylus schmidti)  in Saudi Arabia. J. Egyptian Soc. Parasitol. Egypt (1997).  27 (2): 465-469.

 31.      Al-Sadoon, M. K. and El-Bahrawy, A.F. Blood parasites of five species of lizards trapped in Abha province, Saudi Arabia. J. Egypt. Soc. Parasitol Egypt (1998). 28 (3): 899-905.

32.       Al-Johany, A.M.; Al-Sadoon, M. K. and Al-Farraj. S. A. Thermal ecology and activity of the sand fish lizard Scincus mitranus (Scincidae) in central Arabia. J. King Saud Univ. Saudi Arabia (1999). 11, Sci. (1): 1-16.

33.       Al-Sadoon, M. K. Comparative Metabolic rate-temperature curves of five species of snakes of the families Viperidae, Colubridae, and Leptotyphlopidae. J. King Saud Univ. Saudi Arabia (1999). 11, Sci. (2): 69-79.

34.       Al-Sadoon, M. K.;  Al-Johany, A. M. and Al-Farraj, S. A. Food and feeding habits of the sand fish lizard Scincus mitranus. Saudi J. of Bio. Sci. Saudi Arabia (1999). 6 (1): 91-101.

35.       Al-Sadoon, M. K.;  Al-Yousif, M. S.; AL-Shawa, Y. R. and Abdel Ghaffar, F. Prevalence of Haemogregarines (Coccidia, Apicomplexa) infecting some snakes in Saudi Arabia and the Host-parasite relationship. J. Egypt. Ger. Soc. Zool. Egypt (1999). 28 (D): 59-69.

36.       Al-Jammaz, I.; Al-Sadoon, M. K. and Fahim, A. Effect of LD50 dose of Echis coloratus venom on serum and tissue metabolites and some enzymes of male albino rats. J. King Saud Univ., Saudi Arabia (1999). 11, Sci. (2): 61-67.

37.       Al-Sadoon, M. K.  Reproductive cycle of Uromastyx aegyptius mirolepis (Blandford, 1874) in the central region of Saudi Arabia. J. Union Arab Biologists, Egypt (2001). 15 (A), Zoo. 1-14.

38.       Al-Sadoon, M. K.  Thermal selection and metabolic rate of the skink, Scincus hemprichii weigmann, 1837 (Scincidae; Reptilia). Egypt. J. Zool. Egypt (2001). 36: 89-102.

39.       Al-Sadoon, M. K. Measurment of resting and active aerobic and anaerobic metabolism of sand fish, Scincus mitranus at selected temperatures. Pakistan J. Biol. Sci. Pakistan (2001). 5 (2) : 192-195.

40.       Al-Sadoon, M. K. Weight specific oxygen consumption values at various Temperatures for Scincus mitranus  Anderson, 1871 (Scincidae:Reptilia). Online J. Biol. Sci. Pakistan (2002). (Letter of acceptance attached).

41.   Al-Sadoon, M.K. and jarrar, B. M. (2003). Epidemiological study of scorpion stings in Saudi Arabia between 1993 and 1997. J. venom. Anim. Toxins, Vol. 9, no. 1, p. 54-64.

42.   Al-Sadoon, M.K. and Haffor, A.S.A. (2005).  The effects of Cerastes Gasperetti venom on hepatocyte mitochondria ultrastructure and blood cells count.  Journal of Medical Sciences Vol 5 No 4: 254-260.

43.       Haffor, A.S.A. and Al-Sadoon, M. K.. (2007).  Increased Antioxidant Potential and Decreased Free Radical Production in Response to Mild Injection of Crude Venom, Cerastes Cerastes Gasperettii (Accepted, Journal of Toxicology Mechanisms and Methods).

44.      Arif I A, Khan H A, Bahkali A H, ALHomadian A A, Al Farhan A H, Shobrak M, Al-Sadoon M K (2009). Comparison of Neighbor- Joining and maximum - Parsimony methods for mo;ecular phylogeny of Oryx species using 12 S rRNA and 16 S rRNA gene sequences. Ani. Biol. J Vol. 1. Issue 2. P. 118-125.

45.     Ajarem J, Alsafar E, and Al-Sadoon M. (2009). Effect of thermal stress alcohol on the locomotory behavior of male mice. Ultra chemistry Vol. 5(2), 187-196.

46.     Arif I A, Khan H A, H, ALHomadian A A, Al Farhan A H, A. H. Bahkali, M. Shobrak and  M. Al-Sadoon(2010). Usefulness of Noninvasive Methods of DNA Sampling but with a Caution. Ani. Biol. J. Vol. 1. Issue 3. P.151-155.

47.     Arif I A, Khan H A, Shobrak M,   ALHomadian A A, Al-Sadoon M. and  Al Farhan A H.  (2010). Measuring the genetic diversity of Arabian Oryx using microsatellite markers: implication for captive breeding. Genes Genet. Syst. 85, p.141-145.

48.     Al-Sadoom M. K. (2010). Reptiles Diversity in Al-Hassa Region of Saudi Arabia. J. Egypt. Ger. Soc. Zool. Egypt  Vol. 58.

49.       Arif. I A, Bakir. M A, Khan H A, Ahamed. A, Al Farhan A H, AL Homadian A A, Al-Sadoon M, Bahkali A H,  Shobrak M.(2010). A Simple Method for DNA Extraction from Mature Date Palm Leaves: Impact of Sand Grinding and Composition of Lysis Buffer. International Journal of Molecular Sciences. Vol. 11. P. 3149-3157.

50.      Arif. I A, Bakir. M A, Khan H A, Al Farhan A H, AL Homadian A A, Bahkali A H, Al-Sadoon M,  Shobrak M.(2010). A Brief Review of Molecular Techniques to Assess Plant Diversity. International Journal of Molecular Sciences. Vol. 11. P. 2079-2096.

51.       Khan H A, Arif. I A, Shobrak M, AL Homadian A A, Al Farhan A H, Al-Sadoon M. (2010). Application of mitochondrial genes sequences for measuring the genetic diversity of Arabian oryx. Genes Genet. Syst. 85, p.365-370.

52.      Arif. I A, Bakir. M A, Khan H A, Al Farhan A H, AL Homadian A A, Bahkali A H, Al-Sadoon M,  Shobrak M.(2010). Application of RAPD for molecular characterization of plant species of medicinal value from an arid environment. Genetics and Molecular Research 9 (4): 2191-9198.

53.     Arif. I A, Khan H A, Shobrak M, AL Homadian A A, Al-Sadoon M,  Al Farhan A H, Bahkali A H, (2010). Interpretation of electrophoretograms of seven microsatellite loci to determine the genetic diversity of the Arabian Oryx. Genetics and Molecular Research 9 (1): 259-265.

54.     Al-Sadoon M. k.; Al-Shawa, Y. R. and Rudayny, H. A. (2010). Isopora zarudnyi n. sp. (Apicomplexa: Eimeriidae) from the worm lizard Diplometopon zarudnyi (Amphisbaenia: Trogonophidae) in Saudi Arabia (In press)

55.    Al-Sadoom M. K. and Fahim, A. (2010). Acomparative Biohistological study in the effect of two venom from the central region of Saudi Arabia on male albino rats. (In press).

 B – Books:

 1.    Al-Sadoon, M.K. and Al-Farraj, S. A. 1993 (1413). Venomous Snakes of Saudi Arabia. Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Al-Safeer Press.

 2-   Al-Sadoon, M.K. et al. 2002 (1422). Conventional Culture Encyclopaedia of Saudi Arabia. 9th Volume (Wildlife - The Animal). Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Al-Daera Company for Inform- ation.       

3-  Al-Sadoon, M. k. (1423). Astudent's Guide in Practical Herpetology. Academic Puplishing and Prees, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia.

 4-    Al-Sadoon, M. k. (1425). Scorpions and venomous snakes of Al-Jouf Region. Al-Sederi Charity Corporation.

5-      Al-Sadoon, M.K. and Al-Farraj, S. A. (1427). Tracks of Animals in Saudi Arabia, Al-Shargan Press.

6-      Al-Sadoon, M.K. and Al-Farraj,   S. A. (1428). Lizards of Saudi Arabia. Al-Safeer Press.

7.   Al-Sadoon, M.K. and Al-Farraj S. A. 2001 (1429).  Scorpions of  Saudi Arabia. Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Al-Safer Press.

8-      Al-Sadoon, M.K. (1430), Zoo Diversity of Al-Jouf Regoin Al-Sederi Charity Corporation.

9-      Al-Sadoon, M.K. and Al-Johany,A.M. Introduction to Herpet- ology.  (under preparation).

 10.    Al-Sadoon, M. K. et al (1430). Poisonous Animals and Plants of Saudi Arabia.  

Military Press.

 

 
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