Login

Kazem Abdul Hussein Zibara

Full professor
Life & Earth Sciences department - Section V - Nabatiyeh
Speciality: Biology
Specific Speciality: Stem Cells / Molecular Biology and Genetics, Cardiovascular, Cancer

Teaching 9 Taught Courses
(2014-2015) BioP 400 - *

M1 Cellular Biology - Physiology

(2014-2015) BioP 404 - *

M1 Cellular Biology - Physiology

(2014-2015) BioS 500 - Research Methodology

M2 Genomics and Health

(2014-2015) BMOL 513 - Stem Cell Biology

M2 Molecular Biology

(2014-2015) GNSA 508 - Genomics, transcriptomics and proteomics

M2 Genomics and Health

(2014-2015) Biol 321 - Molecular Genetics

BS Earth and life sciences

(2014-2015) Biol 341 - Molecular Genetics Lab

BS Earth and life sciences

(2014-2015) Biol 380 - Molecular Genetics

BS Biochemistry

(2014-2015) Biol 381 - Microbiology and Molecular Genetics Lab

BS Biochemistry

Education
Conferences 35 participations
45th MEMA congress (Middle East Medical Assembly)

Congress
2012-05-03 to 2012-05-06

1st ICMIM Meeting (International Cellular and Molecular Immunology Meeting)

Convention (meeting)
2011-11-17 to 2011-11-18

Epithelia & Membrane Transport Meeting

Convention (meeting)
2011-09-01 to 2011-09-03

44th MEMA congress (Middle East Medical Assembly)

Congress
2011-05-05 to 2011-05-08

1st annual AUB Basic Biomedical Research Day

Convention (meeting)
2011-01-19 to 2011-01-19

1st AMFL meeting (French-Lebanese Medical Association)

Convention (meeting)
2010-07-16 to 2010-07-16

26th AIPU congress (Association Internationale de Pédagogie Universitaire)

Congress
2010-05-17 to 2010-05-21

47th ASH Congress (American Society of Hematology)

Congress
2005-12-09 to 2005-12-12

10th EHA, Erasmus Meeting on Leukemias (European Hematology Association)

Convention (meeting)
2005-10-07 to 2005-10-08

BAPM Meeting (British Association of Perinatal Medicine)

Convention (meeting)
2005-09-08 to 2005-09-09

20th ISTH Congress (International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis)

Congress
2005-08-06 to 2005-08-12

34th ISEH Congress (International Society for Experimental Hematology)

Congress
2005-07-30 to 2005-08-02

4th UK Affymetrix Meeting

Convention (meeting)
2005-07-28 to 2005-07-29

Stem Cell Repair & Regeneration Symposium

Symposium
2004-09-27 to 2004-09-28

19th ISTH Congress (International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis)

Congress
2003-07-12 to 2003-07-18

2nd UK Affymetrix Meeting

Convention (meeting)
2003-07-10 to 2003-07-11

16th EPM Meeting (European Platelet Meeting)

Convention (meeting)
2001-10-11 to 2001-10-13

18th ISTH Congress (International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis)

Congress
2001-07-06 to 2001-07-12

72nd EAS Congress (European Atherosclerosis Society)

Congress
2001-05-20 to 2001-05-23

SFA-GRRC Congress (Société Française d’Athérosclérose)

Congress
2001-04-26 to 2001-04-27

2nd BES-BSPR Congress (British Electrophoresis Societ, British Society for Proteome Research)

Congress
2001-04-04 to 2001-04-06

1st ESC-Thrombosis and Platelets Meeting (European Society of Cardiology)

Convention (meeting)
2000-12-08 to 2000-12-10

16th LMVR Meeting (Latin Meeting on Vascular Research)

Convention (meeting)
2000-11-01 to 2000-11-04

International Symposium on Heparin

Symposium
2000-10-03 to 2000-10-05

11th IVBM Meeting (International Vascular Biology Meeting)

Convention (meeting)
2000-09-05 to 2000-09-09

Symposium on Cardiovascular Disorders

Symposium
2000-06-03 to 2000-06-06

2nd SFA Congress (Société Française d’Athérosclérose)

Congress
2000-05-18 to 2000-05-20

Fournier company

Seminar
2000-05-12 to 2000-05-12

1st MBHD-USE Meeting (Molecular Basis of Heart Diseases – US/European)

Convention (meeting)
1999-12-09 to 1999-12-11

15th LMVR Meeting (Latin Meeting on Vascular Research)

Convention (meeting)
1999-10-06 to 1999-10-09

17th ISTH Congress (International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis)

Congress
1999-08-14 to 1999-08-21

1st SFA Congress (Société Française d’Athérosclérose)

Congress
1999-06-09 to 1999-06-11

71st EAS Congress (European Atherosclerosis Society)

Congress
1999-05-26 to 1999-05-29

33rd CFPV Congress (Collège Français de Pathologie Vasculaire)

Congress
1999-03-10 to 1999-03-12

16th ISTH Congress (International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis)

Congress
1997-06-06 to 1997-06-12

Publications 16 publications
Idriss S, Zibara K, Cariou B, Si-Tayeb K From human induced pluripotent stem cells to liver disease modeling: A focus on dyslipidemia. Current Pathobiology Reports 2015

Ghattass K, El-Sitt S, Zibara K, Rayes S, Haddadin M, El-Sabban M, Gali-Muhtasib H. The quinoxaline di-N-oxide DCQ blocks breast cancer metastasis in vitro and in vivo by targeting the hypoxia inducible factor-1 pathway. Molecular Cancer 2014

El Hajj H, Ali J, Ghantous A, Hodroj D, Daher A, Zibara K, Journo C, Otrock Z, Zaatari G, Mahieux R, El-Sabban M, Bazarbachi A, Abou-Merhi R Combination of Arsenic and Interferon-α inhibits expression of KSHV latent transcripts and synergistically improves survival of mice with primary effusion lymphomas PLoS One 2013

Al-Tahan A, Sarkis O, Harajly M, Baghdadi OK, Zibara K, Boulos F, Dighe D, Kregel S, Bazarbachi A, El-Sabban M, Skapek SX, Saab R. Retinoic acid fails to induce cell cycle arrest with myogenic differentiation in rhabdomyosaroma. Pediatric Blood & Cancer 2012

Zibara K, Hamdan R, Dib R, Sindet-Pedersen S, Kharfan-Dabaja M, Bazarbachi A, El-Sabban M Acellular Bone Marrow Extracts Significantly Enhance Engraftment Levels of Human Hematopoietic Stem Cells in Mouse Xeno-Transplantation Models. PLoS ONE 2012

Pearce DJ, Taussig D, Zibara K, Ridler CM, Rohatiner AZ, Lister A, Bonnet D Initiation of human acute myeloid leukemia in NOD/SCID and 2-/-NOD/SCID mice is indicative of prognosis risk group. Blood 2006

Bourdillon MC, Randon J, Barek L, Zibara K, Covacho C, Poston RN, Chignier E McGregor JL Reduced atherosclerotic lesions size in P-selectin deficient apolipoprotein E-knockout mice fed a chow but not a fat diet. Journal of Biomedicine & Biotechnology 2006

Zibara K, Garin G, Aguilar F, Lo M, Hurlstone A, Poston R, Yen Potin F, Mcgregor JL 6A3-5/Osa2 is an early-activated gene implicated in the control of vascular smooth muscle cell functions Journal of Biomedicine & Biotechnology 2006

Zibara K, Garin G, McGregor JL Identification, structural and functional characterization of a new early gene (6A3-5, 7kb): implication in the proliferation and differentiation of smooth muscle cells. Journal of Biomedicine & Biotechnology 2005

Garin G, Badid C, McGregor B, Vincent M, Guerret S, Zibara K, Hurlstone A, Laville M, McGregor JL Ischemia induces early expression of a new transcription factor (6A3-5) in kidney vascular smooth muscle cells: studies in rat and human renal pathology. American Journal of Pathology 2003

Chettab AK, Zibara K, Belaiba SR, McGregor JL Acute hyperglycaemia induces changes in the transcription levels of 4 major genes in human endothelial cells: Macroarray-based expression analysis Thrombosis and Haemostasis 2002

Zibara K, Malaud E, McGregor JL CD36 transcription and protein expression levels are significantly increased in the heart and testis of Apo-E deficient mice in comparison to wild-type (C57BL/6). Journal of Biomedicine & Biotechnology 2002

Zibara K, Chettab K, McGregor B, Poston R, McGregor JL Increased ICAM-1 and PECAM-1 transcription levels in the heart of Apo-E deficient mice in comparison to wild type (C57BL6). Thrombosis and Haemostasis 2001

Zibara K, Chignier E, Covacho C, Poston R, Canard G, Hardy P, McGregor JL Modulation of the expression of endothelial ICAM-1, PECAM-1, and VCAM-1 in aortic arch lesions of Apo-E deficient mice compared to wild type Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology 2000

Kazem Zibara Etude moleculaire et cellualire de 2 nouveaux genes chez le rat et des molecules d'adhesion chez la souris 1999

Zibara K, Bourdillon M-C, Chignier E, Covacho C, McGregor JL Identification and cloning of a new gene (2A3-2), homologous to human translational elongation factor, upregulated in a proliferating rat smooth muscle cell line and in carotid hyperplasia Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology 1999

Supervision 20 Supervised Students
Transcription analysis and RNA localization in human cells

Adham Ahmad Safieddine
Master M2 Thesis: Genomics and Health in 2015

Cigarette smoke exposure intensifies ventricular remodeling process following myocardial infarction

Rayan Ali Khalifeh Hamzeh
Master M2 Thesis: Molecular Biology in 2016

Neural stem cells as a new treatment for Traumatic Brain Injury.

Farah Abed El Karim Najdi
Master M2 Thesis: Molecular Biology in 2016

Assessment of renal changes after smoking and myocardial infarction, comparative study.

Hassan Al Askari Mohamed Hayek
Master M2 Thesis: Oncology in 2016

Implication of Human MSC son the Regulation of HSCs Response: Role of Gap Junction Intercellular Communication (GJIC)

Houssein Kassem Chhouri
Master M2 Thesis: Genomics and Health in 2016

Biological Evaluation of fluore derivatives as a Pontetial antioxdant and anti- inflammatory molecules

Zeinab Khalil Hjeij
Master M2 Thesis: Molecular Biology in 2016

Pollution atmosphérique particulaire au Liban: Étude des effets toxicologiques des HAPs nitrés d'un aérosol atmosphérique particulaire (PM2.5) dans un modèle de cellules épithéliales bronchiques humaines

Ghidaa hassan badran
Master M2 Thesis: Molecular Biology in 2016

Antibacterial and antibiofilm activities of the extracts of the Lebanese plant: Arum Dioscoridis

Abed Al Kareem Mohammad Ali Noureddine
Master M2 Thesis: Molecular Biology in 2016

DNA authentication of medicinal plants

Mohammad Jamal Daher Al Yahfoufi
Master M2 Thesis: Molecular Biology in 2016

Identification of genetic mutations in patients with inherited retinal diseases (IRD) in Lebanon

Maya Ahmad El-Dor
Master M2 Thesis: Molecular Biology in 2016

Cross-Talk between the Statin and Angiotensin in Aortic calcification: Effect on Inflammatory Response and Autophagy

Fatima Khalil Hjeij
Master M2 Thesis: Molecular Biology in 2016

Macaque as a new model for innovative anti-HBV strategies

Jamil Hassan Nehme
Master M2 Thesis: Molecular Biology in 2016

Role of XPC in Hematopoietic Stem Cell differentiation and maintenance.

Abir ZEBIAN

Etude du mécanisme physiopathologique du Syndrome de Brugada à l’aide des cellules souches iPSC

Mariam JOUNI

Development and maturation of embryonic cortical neurons and their axonal projections following grafting into the damaged adult motor cortex

Nissrine BALLOUT

Genome-wide analysis of human gene expression at the level of single cells and single mRNA molecules

Racha CHOUAIB

Targeting tissue-specific enzymatic cascades of angiotensinogen in atherosclerosis

Ali NEHME

Dissection of the roles of NK cells in atherogenesis using genetic approaches

Wared NOUR ELDINE

Transcriptional regulation of potential therapeutical targets dysregulated by the Fos oncoprotein-related proteins Fra-1 and Fra-2 in triple negative breast cancers

Fabienne BEJJANI

Etude de l'expression du facteur de réparation de I'ADN XPC dans les cellules hématopoïétiques

Hassan DAKIK

Languages
Arabic

Native or bilingual proficiency

English

Full professional proficiency

French

Full professional proficiency