SC in Heart Disease (Cardiomyopathies):

Hematological Diseases:

A. Al-Zoubi, A. A. Al-Abbdi. Magnetic purification of stem cells in treatment of hemoglobinopathies and hematological malignancies: A Jordan University Experience. 2nd International Conference on Nanotechnology. November 17-20, 2008, Abu-Dhabi, UAE.

Cancer Immunotherapy:

Adeeb Al-Zoubi, Mohammad El-Khateeb, Rahaf Al-Zoubi, Shahed AlSarayreh. IL-2 Abrogates MCF7 Cancer Cell-Mediated Inhibition of IFN-g Secretion by T Cells. Submitted for publication.
Adeeb M. Al-Zoubi, Rahaf M. Al-Zoubi, Mohammad S. El-Khateeb. MCF7 breast cancer cells inhibit TNF-? production by CD8+ T cells. Personalized Cancer Medicine/Therapies Conference of The American Association for Cancer Research. 2008.

IG20 in Cancer:

Al-Zoubi AM, Efimova EV, Kaithamana S, Martinez O, El-Idrissi MA, Dogan RE, and Prabhakar BS. Contrasting effects of IG20 and its splice isoforms, MADD and DENN-SV, on tumor necrosis factor alpha-induced apoptosis and activation of caspase-8 and -3. J Biol Chem (2001) Dec 14; 276(50): 47202-11.
Al-Zoubi AM, Efimova EV, Martinez O, Kaithamana S, Lu SF, Arima T, and Prabhakar BS. Ig20, in Contrast to DENN-SV, (MADD Splice Variants) Suppresses Tumor Cell Proliferation, and Enhances their Susceptibility to Apoptosis and Cancer Drugs. Oncogene (2004) 23, 1076-1087.
Adeeb Al-Zoubi, Abdullah Asal, Bellur Prabhakar, Mohammad El-Khatib. hnRNPK is Involved in Regulating Alternative Splicing IG20 mRNA. Manuscript in preparation.
Adeeb M. Al-Zoubi, Elena V. Efimova, Shashi Kaithamana, Osvaldo Martinez, Bellur S. Prabhakar: Splice Isoforms of Human IG20: Genomic Organization, Tissue Distribution and Differential Effects on TNF?-Induced Apoptosis. Abstract 770.5; FASEB Annual Meeting of Experimental Biology (2002) 16 (5): p-A1083.
Elena V. Efimova, Adeeb M. Al-Zoubi, Shashi Kaithamana, Rukiye E. Dogan, Osvaldo Martinez, Bellur S. Prabhakar: Differential Effects of IG20 and Its Splice Isoform, DENN-SV, on Cell Proliferation and Apoptosis. Abstract770.6; FASEB Annual Meeting of Experimental Biology (2002) 16 (5): p-A1083.