Sabir Adroub

Research Group Staff

Research technician

Research Interests

Sabir is interested in 3D Genome organization during myogenesis in health and disease.

Selected Publications

Genomic expression catalogue of a global collection of BCG vaccine strains show evidence for highly diverged metabolic and cell-wall adaptations
Abdllah M. Abdallah, Arnap Pain, Adroub S.A.
Sci Rep. 2015 Oct 21;5:15443. doi: 10.1038/srep15443.

Meeting the challenge of interpreting high resolution SNP-array data in prenatal diagnosis: Does increased diagnostic power outweigh the risk of uncertain variants?
D. Ganesamoorthy, D.L. Bruno, G. McGillivray, F. Norris, S.M. White, S. Adroub, D.J. Amor, A. Yeung, R. Oertel, M.D. Pertile, C. Ngo, A.R. Arvaj, S. Walker, P. Charan, R. Palma- Dias, N. Woodrow, H.R. Slater
British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (2013) 120(5):594-606. doi: 10.1111/1471-0528.12150  

Complete genome sequence of Mycobacterium fortuitum subsp. Fortuitum type strain DSM46621 
Yung S. Ho, Sabir A. Adroub, Fajr Aleisa, Hanan Mahmood, Ghofran Othoum, Fahad Rashid, Manal Zaher, Shahjahan Ali, Wilbert Bitter, Arnab Pain, Abdallah M Abdallah
J Bacteriol. (2012) 194(22):6337-8. doi: 10.1128/JB.01461-12


  • M.Sc., Biotechnology, RMIT University of Melbourne, Australia, 201
  • B.Sc., Biotechnology, Adelaide University, Australia, 2006

Professional Profile

  • ​2011 - present: Research technician, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia

KAUST Affiliations

KAUST Environmental Epigenetics Program (KEEP)
Biological and Environmental Sciences and Engineering