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 Bandar Khalid Al Saud

 Consultant Allergist/Immunologist

Contact Information

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Work Instituation:

 King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre







2004 Sub-specialty Allergy & Immunology (FRCPC)
Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons, Canada
2003 Specialty of Pediatrics (FRCPC)
Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons, Canada
1996 MBBS College of Medicine, King Saud University
Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Research Area of Interest


Clinical and basic science research in allergy and clinical immunology diseases.
The projects as a principal investigator are:
- Investigating the Role of Cellular Inhibitory Proteins in Eosinophils Apoptosis: Implication in Asthma/Atopy. B Al-Saud, C Adra
-  Establishment of Primary Immunodeficiency Disease (PID) Registry at KFSHRC. B Al-Saud, S Al-Muhsen, A Al-Ghonaium, H Al-Mousa, H Al-Dhekri, H Al-Rayes, R Arnaout, S Al-Gazlan, N Elsayed
- Underlying molecular genetic defects of Hyper IgM Syndrome in Saudi Arabia. B Al-Saud, H Al-Mousa, A Al-Ghonaium, H Al-Dhekri, S Al-Muhsen, R Arnaout
- Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation in Hyper-IgM Syndrome at KFSHRC. B Al-Saud A Al-Ahmari, A Al-Ghonaium, M Ayas, H Al-Mousa, A Al-Jefri, , A Al-Seraihy, S Al-Muhsen, M Al-Mahr, H Al-Dhekri, H El-Solh



1. Clinical, Immunological, and Molecular Characterization of Hyper-IgM Syndrome Due to CD40 Deficiency in Eleven Patients. B K. Al-Saud , Z. Al-Sum, H. Alassiri , A. Al-Ghonaium, S. Al-Muhsen , H. Al-Dhekri , R. Arnaout , O. Alsmadi , E. Borrero ,A. Abu-Staiteh , F. Rawas & H. Al-Mousa & A. Hawwari. Jour. of Clin. Immuno. 2013 33 (8), 1325-1335
2. Grave aortic aneurysmal dilatation in DOCK8 deficiency.
a. Al Mutairi M, Al-Mousa H, Alsaud B, Hawwari A, Aljoufan M, Alwesaibi A, Alhalees Z, Al-Mayouf SM. Mod Rheumatol. 2013 Jan 3
3. C5 Complement Deficiency in a Saudi Family, Molecular Characterization of Mutation and Literature Review Arnaout R, Al Shorbaghi S, Al Dhekri H, Al-Mousa H, Al Ghonaium A, Al Saud B, Al Muhsen S, Al Baik L, Hawwari A. J Clin Immunol. 2013 Feb 1.
4. Clinical, immunological and molecular characterization of DOCK8 and DOCK8-like deficient patients: single center experience of twenty five patients. Alsum Z, Hawwari A, Alsmadi O, Al-Hissi S, Borrero E, Abu-Staiteh A, Khalak HG, Wakil S, Eldali AM, Arnaout R, Al-Ghonaium A, Al-Muhsen S, Al-Dhekri H, Al-Saud B, Al-Mousa H. J Clin Immunol. 2013 Jan;33(1):55-67.
5. A case of de Barsy syndrome with a severe eye phenotype. Al-Owain M, Alanazi S, Khalifa O, Al-Hemidan A, Al-Ebdi L, Al-Saud B, Alkuraya FS. Am J Med Genet A. 2012 Sep;158A(9):2364-6
6. Disseminated cryptococcal infection in patient with novel JAK3 mutation severe combined immunodeficiency, with resolution after stem cell transplantation.
a. Alsum Z, Al-Saud B, Al-Ghonaium A, Bin Hussain I, Alsmadi O, Al-Mousa H, Ayas M, Al-Dhekri H, Arnaout R, Al-Muhsen S. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2012 Feb;31(2):204-6.
7. Successful Outcome in Two Patients with CD40 Deficiency Treated with Allogeneic HCST. Al-Dhekri H, Al-Zum Z, Al-Saud B, , Ayas M, Al-Muhsen S, Arnaout R, Al-Seraihy A, Hawwari A, Al-Ghonaium A. Clin Immunol. 2012 Feb 1.[Epub ahead of Print]
8. Disseminated Cryptococcal Infection in Patient with Novel JAK3 Mutation Severe Combined Immunodeficiency, with Resolution after Stem Cell Transplantation. Alsum Z, Al-Saud B, Al-Ghonaium A, Bin Hussain I, Alsmadi O, Al-Mousa H, Ayas M, Al-Dhekri H, Arnaout R, Al-Muhsen S. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2012 Feb; 31(2):204-206.
9. Allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in leukocyte adhesion deficiency type 1: A single center experience. Al-Dhekri H, Al-Mousa H, Ayas M, Al-Muhsen S, Al-Ghonaium A, Al-Ghanam G, Al-Saud B, Arnaout R, Al-Seraihy A, Al-Ahmari A, Al-Jefri A, Al-Mahr M, Solh HE. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2011 Jan 7. [Epub ahead of print]
10. ICF Syndrome in Saudi Arabia: Immunological, Cytogenetic and Molecular Analysis. Kaya N, Al-Muhsen S, Al-Saud B, Al-Bakheet A, Colak D, Al-Ghonaium A, Al-Dhekri H, Al-Mousa H, Arnaout R, Al-Owain M, Iqbal M. J Clin Immunol. 2010 Dec 1. [Epub ahead of print]
11. Outcome of second allogenic stem cell transplantation in pediatric patients with non-malignant hematological and immune deficiency disorders. Ayas M, Al-Jefri A, Eldali A, Al-Seraihi A, Al-Mahr M, Al-Ghonaium A, Al-Ahmari A, Al-Muhsen S, Al-Mousa H, Al-Dhekri H, Al-Saud B, El-Solh H. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2011 Feb;56(2):289-93. doi: 10.1002/pbc.22804. Epub 2010 Oct 22.
12. Hematopoietic SCT in children with Griscelli syndrome: a single-center experience. Al-Ahmari A, Al-Ghonaium A, Al-Mansoori M, Hawwari A, Eldali A, Ayas M, Al-Mousa H, Al-Jefri A, Al-Saud B, Al-Seraihy A, Al-Muhsen S, Al-Mahr M, Al-Dhekri H, El-Solh H. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2010 Aug;45(8):1294-9.
13. Unrelated cord blood transplantation in pediatric patients: a report from Saudi Arabia. Ayas M, Al-Seraihi A, Al-Jefri A, Al-Ahmari A, Al-Mahr M, Al-Ghonaium A, Al-Muhsen S, Al-Mousa H, Al-Dhekri H, Alsaud B, Eldali A, Mohamad A, Al-Humaidan H, Chadrawi A, Al-Kaff M, Al-Hassnan Z, El-Solh H. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2010 Aug;45(8):1281-6.
14. Allogeneic stem cell transplantation using myeloablative and reduced-intensity conditioning in patients with major histocompatibility complex class II deficiency. Al-Mousa H, Al-Shammari Z, Al-Ghonaium A, Al-Dhekri H, Al-Muhsen S, Al-Saud B, Arnaout R, Al-Seraihy A, Al-Jefri A, Al-Ahmari A, Ayas M, El-Solh H. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2010 Jun;16(6):818-23.
15. Molecular Analysis of T-B-NK+ Severe Combined Immunodeficiency and Omenn Syndrome Cases in Saudi Arabia. O Alsmadi, A Al-Ghonaium, S Al-Muhsen, R. Arnaout, H Al-Dhekri, B Al-Saud, F Al-Kayal, H Al-Saud, H Al-Mousa. BMC Med Genet. 2009 Nov 13;10:116
16. A Novel Mutation in Purine Nucleoside Phosphorylase in a Child with a Normal Uric Acid Level. B Al-Saud, O Alsmadi, S Al-Mushen, A Al-Ghonaium, H Al-Dhekri, R Arnaout, BF Meyer, H Al-Mousa. Clinical Biochem 2009 Nov;42(16-17):1725-7.
17. Ocular Manifestations in Chronic Granulomatous Disease in Saudi Arabia. S Al-Muhsen, A Al-Hemidan, A Al-Shehri, A Al-Harbi, A Al-Ghonaium, B Al-Saud, H Al-Mousa, H Al-Dhekri, R Arnaout, I Al-Mohsen, O Alsmadi. J AAPOS. 2009 Aug;13(4):396-9.
18. A role for DHX32 in regulating T-cell apoptosis, Alli Z, Chen Y, Abdul Wajid S, Al-Saud B, Abdelhaleem M. Anticancer Res. 2007 Jan-Feb;27(1A):373-7.
19. Altered distribution of heat shock protein 60 (Hsp60) with dysregulated Expression of DHX32. Chen Y, Alli Z. Ackerley C, Al-Saud B, Abdelhaleem M. Exp Mol pathol. 2006 Dec 15.
20. Nuclear and mitochondrial localization of the putaitive RNA helicase DHX32. Alli Z, Ackerley C, Chen Y, Al-Saud B, Abdelhaleem M. Exp Mol Pathol. 2006 Dec;81(3):245-8.

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