Souhaila Al Khodor, PhD

Director – Maternal and Child Health Program
Principal Investigator – Associate Level
Microbiome and Host-Microbes Interactions Laboratory

Email: salkhodor (@) sidra.org

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS(equal contribution, *corresponding):

  • Murugesan S, Al Ahmad SF, Singh P, Saadaoui M, Kumar M, Al Khodor S. Profiling the Salivary microbiome of the Qatari population. J Transl Med. 2020 Mar 14;18(1):127. doi: 10.1186/s12967-020-02291-2.
  • Anthony K. Akobeng, Parul Singh, Manoj Kumar, Souhaila Al Khodor. Role of the gut microbiota in the pathogenesis of coeliac disease and potential therapeutic implications. European Journal of Nutrition. 2020-07-10. DOI: 10.1007/s00394-020-02324-y
  • Sara Tomei, Parul Singh, Rebecca Mathew, Valentina Mattei, Mathieu Garand, Mariam Alwakeel, Elham Sharif and Souhaila Al Khodor: The role of Polymorphyisms in Vitamin D-related Genes in Response to Vitamin D supplementation. Nutrients 2020, 12(9), 2608; DOI: 10.3390/nu12092608
  • Singh P, Rawat A, Alwakeel M, Sharif E, Al Khodor S. The potential role of vitamin D supplementation as a gut microbiota modifier in healthy individuals. Sci Rep. 2020 Dec 10;10(1):21641. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-77806-4. PMID: 33303854.
  • Kumar M, Murugesan S, Singh P, Saadaoui M, Elhag DA, Terranegra A, Kabeer BSA, Marr AK, Kino T, Brummaier T, McGready R, Nosten F, Chaussabel D, Al Khodor S. Vaginal Microbiota and Cytokine Levels Predict Preterm Delivery in Asian Women. Front Cell Infect Microbiol. 2021 Mar 4;11:639665. doi: 10.3389/fcimb.2021.639665. PMID: 33747983