• Publications
  • Influence
Clinical Utility of Serum Cystatin C in Predicting Coronary Artery Disease in Patients Without Chronic Kidney Disease
Cystatin C has been proposed as a novel marker of renal function and predictor of cardiovascular risk. The aim of this study was to investigate the role of cystatin C level as a predictor ofExpand
  • 17
  • 1
[Mucopolysaccharidosis type I: identification of alpha-L-iduronidase mutations in Tunisian families].
UNLABELLED Mucopolysaccharidosis type I (MPS I) is a lysosomal disease due to mutations in the gene encoding alpha-l-iduronidase (IDUA) leading to variable clinical phenotypes with progressive severeExpand
  • 10
  • 1
Mucopolysaccharidosis IVA within Tunisian patients: Confirmation of the two novel GALNS gene mutations.
UNLABELLED Mucopolysaccharidosis type IVA or Morquio A disease is an autosomal recessive disease resulting from a deficiency of the lysosomal enzyme N-acetylgalactosamine-6-sulfate-sulfatase, whichExpand
  • 6
  • 1
Evaluation of oxidative stress among coronary diabetics patients.
OBJECTIVES Determination of the superoxide dismutase (SOD), glutathione peroxidase (GPX) and the total antioxidant status (TAS) and evaluation of inflammation by the use of high sensitivity CExpand
  • 1
  • 1
Increased serum concentrations of pentosidine are related to presence and severity of coronary artery disease.
BACKGROUND There are limited data regarding the contribution of advanced glycation end products (AGEs) in the presence of coronary artery disease (CAD). We investigated whether serum pentosidine andExpand
  • 27
Mucopolysaccharidoses type I and IVA: clinical features and consanguinity in Tunisia.
UNLABELLED Mucopolysaccharidoses (MPS) are a group of lysosomal storage disorders caused by the deficiency of specific enzymes which leads to the lysosomal accumulation of glycosaminoglycanes.Expand
  • 12
La mucopolysaccharidose de type I : stratégie diagnostique en Tunisie
Nous avons recrute un malade suppose atteint d’une mucopolysaccharidose chez qui nous avons effectue une analyse biochimique qui comprend une etude quantitative et qualitative des glycosaminoglycanesExpand
  • 2
La mucopolysaccharidose de type I : identification des mutations du gène alpha-L-iduronidase dans des familles tunisiennes
Resume La mucopolysaccharidose de type I (MPS I) est une maladie de surcharge lysosomale, due au deficit en α-L-iduronidase (IDUA). C'est une maladie grave avec un spectre clinique heterogeneExpand
  • 12
Maturity Onset Diabetes of the Young (MODY) in Tunisia: Low frequencies of GCK and HNF1A mutations.
Maturity Onset Diabetes of the Young (MODY) is a monogenic form of diabetes characterized by autosomal dominant inheritance, an early clinical onset and a primary defect in β-cell function. MutationsExpand
  • 6
Correlation of Oxidative Stress Parameters and Inflammatory Markers in Tunisian Coronary Artery Disease Patients
Introduction: Oxidative stress is now recognized as being the cause and the consequence of cardiovascular diseases. Objective: The role that oxidative stress parameters and inflammatory markers mayExpand
  • 5