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- Almawi W, Qadi A, Tamim H, Ameen G, Bu Ali A, Arrayid S, et al. Seroprevalence of hepatitis C virus and hepatitis B virus among dialysis patients in Bahrain and Saudi Arabia. Transplant Proc. 2004;36:1824-6 pubmed..Future studies aimed at assessing the status and to monitor the progress of viral hepatitis infection among dialyzed and transfused patients will have a strong impact on patient diagnosis, follow-up, and treatment. ..
- Almawi W, Ameen G, Tamim H, Finan R, Irani Hakime N. Factor V G1691A, prothrombin G20210A, and methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase [MTHFR] C677T gene polymorphism in angiographically documented coronary artery disease. J Thromb Thrombolysis. 2004;17:199-205 pubmed....
- Almawi W, Tamim H, Kreidy R, Timson G, Rahal E, Nabulsi M, et al. A case control study on the contribution of factor V-Leiden, prothrombin G20210A, and MTHFR C677T mutations to the genetic susceptibility of deep venous thrombosis. J Thromb Thrombolysis. 2005;19:189-96 pubmed..812). This indicates that FV-Leiden and PRT G20210A, more than MTHFR C677T, are important risk factors for DVT, and that the presence of more than one prothrombotic SNPs was associated with a significant risk of DVT. ..
- Almawi W, Finan R, Tamim H, Daccache J, Irani Hakime N. Differences in the frequency of the C677T mutation in the methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) gene among the Lebanese population. Am J Hematol. 2004;76:85-7 pubmed..The distribution of the MTHFR C677T in Lebanon is unique with regard to its higher occurrence among Christians compared to Moslems, adding to the existing body of literature on the heterogeneity of its prevalence and distribution. ..