Sulayma Albarwani

Professor.

  • 641 Citations
  • 16 h-Index
1992 …2019
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Research Output 1992 2019

  • 641 Citations
  • 16 h-Index
  • 38 Article
2019
1 Citation (Scopus)

Heritability and genetic and environmental correlations of heart rate variability and baroreceptor reflex sensitivity with ambulatory and beat-to-beat blood pressure

Man, T., Riese, H., Jaju, D., Muñoz, M. L., Hassan, M. O., Al Yahyaee, S. A., Bayoumi, R. A., Comuzzie, A. G., Floras, J. S., van Roon, A. M., Nolte, I. M., Albarwani, S. & Snieder, H., Dec 1 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 1664.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Baroreflex
Heart Rate
Blood Pressure
Oman
Sleep
2018
4 Citations (Scopus)

Heritability and genetic correlations of heart rate variability at rest and during stress in the Oman Family Study

Muñoz, M. L., Jaju, D., Voruganti, S., Albarwani, S., Aslani, A., Bayoumi, R., Al Yahyaee, S. A., Comuzzie, A. G., Millar, P. J., Picton, P., Floras, J. S., Nolte, I., Hassan, M. O. & Snieder, H., Jul 1 2018, In : Journal of Hypertension. 36, 7, p. 1477-1485 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oman
Heart Rate
Exercise Test
Pedigree
2017
21 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic loci associated with heart rate variability and their effects on cardiac disease risk

Nolte, I. M., Munoz, M. L., Tragante, V., Amare, A. T., Jansen, R., Vaez, A., Von Der Heyde, B., Avery, C. L., Bis, J. C., Dierckx, B., Van Dongen, J., Gogarten, S. M., Goyette, P., Hernesniemi, J., Huikari, V., Hwang, S. J., Jaju, D., Kerr, K. F., Kluttig, A., Krijthe, B. P. & 144 others, Kumar, J., Van Der Laan, S. W., Lyytikäinen, L. P., Maihofer, A. X., Minassian, A., Van Der Most, P. J., Müller-Nurasyid, M., Nivard, M., Salvi, E., Stewart, J. D., Thayer, J. F., Verweij, N., Wong, A., Zabaneh, D., Zafarmand, M. H., Abdellaoui, A., Albarwani, S., Albert, C., Alonso, A., Ashar, F., Auvinen, J., Axelsson, T., Baker, D. G., De Bakker, P. I. W., Barcella, M., Bayoumi, R., Bieringa, R. J., Boomsma, D., Boucher, G., Britton, A. R., Christophersen, I. E., Dietrich, A., Ehret, G. B., Ellinor, P. T., Eskola, M., Felix, J. F., Floras, J. S., Franco, O. H., Friberg, P., Gademan, M. G. J., Geyer, M. A., Giedraitis, V., Hartman, C. A., Hemerich, D., Hofman, A., Hottenga, J. J., Huikuri, H., Hutri-Kähönen, N., Jouven, X., Junttila, J., Juonala, M., Kiviniemi, A. M., Kors, J. A., Kumari, M., Kuznetsova, T., Laurie, C. C., Lefrandt, J. D., Li, Y., Li, Y., Liao, D., Limacher, M. C., Lin, H. J., Lindgren, C. M., Lubitz, S. A., Mahajan, A., McKnight, B., Meyer Zu Schwabedissen, H., Milaneschi, Y., Mononen, N., Morris, A. P., Nalls, M. A., Navis, G., Neijts, M., Nikus, K., North, K. E., O'Connor, D. T., Ormel, J., Perz, S., Peters, A., Psaty, B. M., Raitakari, O. T., Risbrough, V. B., Sinner, M. F., Siscovick, D., Smit, J. H., Smith, N. L., Soliman, E. Z., Sotoodehnia, N., Staessen, J. A., Stein, P. K., Stilp, A. M., Stolarz-Skrzypek, K., Strauch, K., Sundström, J., Swenne, C. A., Syvänen, A. C., Tardif, J. C., Taylor, K. D., Teumer, A., Thornton, T. A., Tinker, L. E., Uitterlinden, A. G., Van Setten, J., Voss, A., Waldenberger, M., Wilhelmsen, K. C., Willemsen, G., Wong, Q., Zhang, Z. M., Zonderman, A. B., Cusi, D., Evans, M. K., Greiser, H. K., Van Der Harst, P., Hassan, M., Ingelsson, E., Järvelin, M. R., Kääb, S., Kähönen, M., Kivimaki, M., Kooperberg, C., Kuh, D., Lehtimäki, T., Lind, L., Nievergelt, C. M., O'Donnell, C. J., Oldehinkel, A. J., Penninx, B., Reiner, A. P., Riese, H., Van Roon, A. M., Rioux, J. D., Rotter, J. I., Sofer, T., Stricker, B. H., Tiemeier, H., Vrijkotte, T. G. M., Asselbergs, F. W., Brundel, B. J. J. M., Heckbert, S. R., Whitsel, E. A., Den Hoed, M., Snieder, H. & De Geus, E. J. C., Jun 14 2017, In : Nature Communications. 8, 15805.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

heart rate
Genetic Loci
loci
Heart Diseases
Heart Rate
2016
6 Citations (Scopus)

Aging reduces L-type calcium channel current and the vasodilatory response of small mesenteric arteries to calcium channel blockers

Albarwani, S. A., Mansour, F., Khan, A. A., Al-Lawati, I., Al-Kaabi, A., Al-Busaidi, A. M., Al-Hadhrami, S., Al-Husseini, I., Al-Siyabi, S. & Tanira, M. O., 2016, In : Frontiers in Physiology. 7, MAY, 171.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

L-Type Calcium Channels
Mesenteric Arteries
Calcium Channel Blockers
Arteries
Calcium Channels
7 Citations (Scopus)

Habitual sleep deprivation is associated with type 2 diabetes: A case-control study

Al-Abri, M. A., Jaju, D., Al-Sinani, S., Al-Mamari, A., Albarwani, S., Al-Resadi, K., Bayoumi, R., Hassan, M. & Al-Hashmi, K., Nov 1 2016, In : Oman Medical Journal. 31, 6, p. 399-403 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sleep Deprivation
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Case-Control Studies
Sleep
Berlin
2015
6 Citations (Scopus)

Lisinopril alters contribution of nitric oxide and KCa channels to vasodilatation in small mesenteric arteries of spontaneously hypertensive rats

Albarwani, S., Al-Siyabi, S., Al-Husseini, I., Al-Ismail, A., Al-Lawati, I., Al-Bahrani, I. & Tanira, M. O., 2015, In : Physiological Research. 64, 1, p. 39-49 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lisinopril
Mesenteric Arteries
Inbred SHR Rats
Vasodilation
Acetylcholine
6 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of residing altitude on levels of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol: A pilot study from the Omani Arab population

Al Riyami, N. B., Banerjee, Y., Al-Waili, K., Rizvi, S. G., Al-Yahyaee, S., Hassan, M. O., Albarwani, S., Al-Rasadi, K. & Bayoumi, R. A., Jul 19 2015, In : Angiology. 66, 6, p. 568-573 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

HDL Cholesterol
Population
Serum
Coronary Disease
Triglycerides
2014
45 Citations (Scopus)

Amorphous silica nanoparticles impair vascular homeostasis and induce systemic inflammation

Nemmar, A., Albarwani, S., Beegam, S., Yuvaraju, P., Yasin, J., Attoub, S. & Ali, B. H., Jun 2 2014, In : International Journal of Nanomedicine. 9, 1, p. 2279-2789 511 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Silicon Dioxide
Nanoparticles
Blood Vessels
Homeostasis
Silica
5 Citations (Scopus)

Familial clustering of type 2 diabetes among Omanis

Al-Sinani, S., Al-Shafaee, M., Al-Mamari, A., Woodhouse, N., Al-Shafie, O., Hassan, M., Al-Yahyaee, S., Albarwani, S., Jaju, D., Al-Hashmi, K., Al-Abri, M., Rizvi, S. & Bayoumi, R., 2014, In : Oman Medical Journal. 29, 1, p. 51-54 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Cluster Analysis
Siblings
Oman
Population
4 Citations (Scopus)

Impaired fasting glucose in Omani adults with no family history of type 2 diabetes

Al-Sinani, S., Al-Shafaee, M., Al-Mamari, A., Woodhouse, N., El-Shafe, O., Hassan, M. O., Al-Yahyaee, S., Albarwani, S., Jaju, D., Al-Hashmi, K., Al-Abri, M., Rizvi, S. & Bayoumi, R., 2014, In : Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal. 14, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Fasting
Glucose
Oman
Hemoglobins
3 Citations (Scopus)

Utility of large consanguineous family-based model for investigating the genetics of type 2 diabetes mellitus

Al-Sinani, S., Hassan, M. O., Zadjali, F., Al-Yahyaee, S., Albarwani, S., Rizvi, S., Jaju, D., Comuzzie, A., Voruganti, V. S. & Bayoumi, R., Sep 10 2014, In : Gene. 548, 1, p. 22-28 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Genetic Models
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Genome-Wide Association Study
Genes
Genotype
2013
19 Citations (Scopus)

Association of adiponectin promoter variants with traits and clusters of metabolic syndrome in Arabs: Family-based study

Zadjali, F., AL-Yahyaee, S., Hassan, M. O., Albarwani, S. & Bayoumi, R. A., Sep 25 2013, In : Gene. 527, 2, p. 663-669 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adiponectin
Single Nucleotide Polymorphism
Obesity
Waist Circumference
Adipose Tissue
7 Citations (Scopus)
Lisinopril
Inbred SHR Rats
Telemetry
Heart Rate
Arterial Pressure
22 Citations (Scopus)

Mathematical biomarkers for the autonomic regulation of cardiovascular system

Campos, L. A., Pereira, V. L., Muralikrishna, A., Albarwani, S., Brás, S. & Gouveia, S., 2013, In : Frontiers in Physiology. 4 OCT, Article 279.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cardiovascular System
Biomarkers
Heart Rate
Autonomic Nervous System
Blood Pressure
2012
5 Citations (Scopus)

Heritability of ambulatory and beat-to-beat office blood pressure in large multigenerational arab pedigrees: The 'oman family study'

Albarwani, S., Muñoz, M. L., Voruganti, V. S., Jaju, D., Al-Yahyaee, V. S., Rizvi, S. G., Lopez-Alvarenga, J. C., Al-Anqoudi, Z. M., Bayoumi, R. A., Comuzzie, A. G., Snieder, H. & Hassan, M. O., Dec 2012, In : Twin Research and Human Genetics. 15, 6, p. 753-758 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oman
Pedigree
Blood Pressure
Heart Rate
Sleep
2011
1 Citation (Scopus)

A call for a Quite debate on the future of genetics research

Albarwani, S. A. & Tanira, M. O., 2011, In : Oman Medical Journal. 26, 3, p. 153-154 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Genetic Research
4 Citations (Scopus)

Genome-wide linkage analysis of hemodynamic parameters under mental and physical stress in extended Omani Arab pedigrees: The Oman family study

Hassan, M. O., Jaju, D., Voruganti, V. S., Bayoumi, R. A., Albarwani, S., Al-Yahyaee, S., Aslani, A., Snieder, H., Lopez-Alvarenga, J. C., Al-Anqoudi, Z. M., Alizadeh, B. Z. & Comuzzie, A. G., Jun 2011, In : Twin Research and Human Genetics. 14, 3, p. 257-267 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oman
Pedigree
Hemodynamics
Genome
Blood Pressure
2010
2 Citations (Scopus)

Embryonic staging of the Green Turtle, Chelonia mydas (Linnaeus, 1758)

Al-Mukhaini, N., Ba-Omar, T. A., Mahmoud, I. Y. & Al-Barwani, S., 2010, In : Zoology in the Middle East. 51, p. 39-50 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chelonia mydas
limbs (animal)
pigmentation
neck
embryo (animal)
32 Citations (Scopus)

Exercise training attenuates ageing-induced BKCa channel downregulation in rat coronary arteries

Albarwani, S., Al-Siyabi, S., Baomar, H. & Hassan, M. O., Jun 2010, In : Experimental Physiology. 95, 6, p. 746-755 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coronary Vessels
Down-Regulation
Exercise
Calcium-Activated Potassium Channels
Inbred F344 Rats
2009
18 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of overweight and leisure-time activities on aerobic fitness in urban and rural adolescents

Albarwani, S., Al-Hashmi, K., Al-Abri, M., Jaju, D. & Hassan, M. O., Aug 1 2009, In : Metabolic Syndrome and Related Disorders. 7, 4, p. 369-373 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Leisure Activities
Body Mass Index
Video Games
Weight Gain
Sports
5 Citations (Scopus)

Heritability of hemodynamic reactivity to laboratory stressors in a homogenous Arab population: 'Oman Family Study'

Hassan, M. O., Bayoumi, R. A., Lopez-Alvarenga, J. C., Snieder, H., Jaju, D., Al-Yahyaee, S., Al-Hadabi, S., Comuzzie, A. G. & Albarwani, S., 2009, In : Twin Research and Human Genetics. 12, 6, p. 541-548 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oman
Hemodynamics
Blood Pressure
Phenotype
Population
22 Citations (Scopus)

Loss of cerebrovascular Shaker-type K+ channels: A shared vasodilator defect of genetic and renal hypertensive rats

Tobin, A. A., Joseph, B. K., Al-Kindi, H. N., Albarwani, S., Madden, J. A., Nemetz, L. T., Rusch, N. J. & Rhee, S. W., Jul 2009, In : American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 297, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vasodilator Agents
Cerebral Arteries
Kidney
Inbred SHR Rats
Vascular Smooth Muscle
2008
4 Citations (Scopus)

Differing definition-based prevalence of metabolic syndrome in the women of oman family study: A function of multiparity

Al-Barwani, S. A., Bayoumi, R. A., Jaju, D., Al-Yahyaee, S. A. S., Al-Hadabi, S., Lopez-Alvarenga, J. C., Comuzzie, A. G. & Hassan, M. O., Sep 1 2008, In : Metabolic Syndrome and Related Disorders. 6, 3, p. 197-202 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oman
Waist Circumference
Parity
Confidence Intervals
Live Birth
8 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence and heritability of clusters for diagnostic components of metabolic syndrome: The Oman family study

Lopez-Alvarenga, J. C., Solís-Herrera, C., Kent, J. W., Jaju, D., Albarwani, S., Al-Yahyahee, S., Hassan, M. O., Bayoumir, R. & Comuzzie, A. G., Jun 1 2008, In : Metabolic Syndrome and Related Disorders. 6, 2, p. 129-135 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oman
Abdominal Obesity
Glucose
Triglycerides
Hypertension
2007
51 Citations (Scopus)

Heritability of determinants of the metabolic syndrome among healthy Arabs of the Oman family study

Bayoumi, R. A., Al-Yahyaee, S. A. S., Albarwani, S. A., Rizvi, S. G., Al-Hadabi, S., Al-Ubaidi, F. F., Al-Hinai, A. T., Al-Kindi, M. N., Adnan, H. T., Al-Barwany, H. S., Comuzzie, A. G., Guowen, C., Lopez-Alvarenga, J. C. & Hassan, M. O., Mar 2007, In : Obesity. 15, 3, p. 551-556 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oman
Serum
HDL Lipoproteins
Blood Pressure
Triglycerides
21 Citations (Scopus)

Non-dipping blood pressure in the metabolic syndrome among Arabs of the Oman family study

Hassan, M. O., Jaju, D., Albarwani, S., Al-Yahyaee, S., Al-Hadabi, S., Lopez-Alvarenga, J. C., Rizvi, S. G., Comuzzie, A. G. & Bayoumi, R. A., Oct 2007, In : Obesity. 15, 10, p. 2445-2453 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oman
Blood Pressure
Pedigree
Research
2005
16 Citations (Scopus)

A family study in Oman: Large, consanguineous, polygamous Omani Arab pedigrees - A planned model for the study of complex diseases

Hassan, M. O., Albarwani, S., Al Yahyaee, S., Al Haddabi, S., Rizwi, S., Jaffer, A., Al-Lawati, J., Cai, G., Comuzzie, A. G. & Bayoumi, R. A., Mar 2005, In : Community Genetics. 8, 1, p. 56-60 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oman
Pedigree
Inborn Genetic Diseases
Population Genetics
Dyslipidemias
2003
104 Citations (Scopus)

Voltage-gated K+ channels in rat small cerebral arteries: Molecular identity of the functional channels

Albarwani, S., Nemetz, L. T., Madden, J. A., Tobin, A. A., England, S. K., Pratt, P. F. & Rusch, N. J., Sep 15 2003, In : Journal of Physiology. 551, 3, p. 751-763 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Voltage-Gated Potassium Channels
Cerebral Arteries
Vascular Smooth Muscle
Smooth Muscle Myocytes
Membrane Potentials
2002
52 Citations (Scopus)

Freshly isolated bovine coronary endothelial cells do not express the BKCa channel gene

Gauthier, K. M., Liu, C., Popovic, A., Albarwani, S. & Rusch, N. J., Dec 15 2002, In : Journal of Physiology. 545, 3, p. 829-836 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smooth Muscle Myocytes
Endothelial Cells
Genes
Calcium-Activated Potassium Channels
Cell Adhesion Molecules
2001
10 Citations (Scopus)

Assessment of aerobic fitness and its correlates in Omani adolescents using the 20-metre shuttle run test: A pilot study

Al Barwani, S., Al Abri, M., Al Hashmi, K., Al Shukeiry, M., Tahlilkar, K., Al Zuheibi, T., Al Rawas, O. & Hassan, M. O., Oct 1 2001, In : Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal. 3, 2, p. 77-80 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Video Games
Leisure Activities
Television
Exercise
Pupil
1999
16 Citations (Scopus)

Endothelial cells freshly isolated from resistance-sized pulmonary arteries possess a unique K+ current profile

Hogg, D. S., Albarwani, S., Davies, A. R. L. & Kozlowski, R. Z., Sep 24 1999, In : Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 263, 2, p. 405-409 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Endothelial cells
Pulmonary Artery
Endothelial Cells
Rats
Membrane Potentials
1995
31 Citations (Scopus)

Ca2+-activated Cl- and K+ channels and their modulation by endothelin-1 in rat pulmonary arterial smooth muscle cells

Salter, K. J., Turner, J. L., Albarwani, S., Clapp, L. H. & Kozlowski, R. Z., 1995, In : Experimental Physiology. 80, 5, p. 815-824 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Calcium-Activated Potassium Channels
Endothelin-1
Smooth Muscle Myocytes
Smooth Muscle
Lung
34 Citations (Scopus)

Differential K+ channel distribution in smooth muscle cells isolated from the pulmonary arterial tree of the rat

Albarwani, S., Heinert, G., Turner, J. L. & Kozlowski, R. Z., 1995, In : Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 208, 1, p. 183-189 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smooth Muscle Myocytes
Muscle
Rats
Adenosine Triphosphate
Cells
1994
39 Citations (Scopus)

Biophysical properties of Ca2+- and Mg-ATP-activated K+ channels in pulmonary arterial smooth muscle cells isolated from the rat

Albarwani, S., Robertson, B. E., Nye, P. C. G. & Kozlowski, R. Z., Oct 1994, In : Pflügers Archiv European Journal of Physiology. 428, 5-6, p. 446-454 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smooth Muscle Myocytes
Muscle
Rats
Adenosine Triphosphate
Cells
1993

Excitation of small isolated pulmonary blood vessels from the rat by 4-amino-pyridine and hypoxia

Albarwani, S., Xia, N. & Nye, P. C. G., 1993, In : Journal of Physiology. 467

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Blood Vessels
Lung
Hypoxia
pyridine
6 Citations (Scopus)

Excretion in the house cricket: Stimulation of rectal reabsorption by homogenates of the corpus cardiacum

Spring, J. H. & Albarwani, S. A., Dec 1993, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 185, p. 305-323 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Corpora Allata
Acheta domesticus
Gryllidae
neurosecretory system
corpora cardiaca
1992

Spontaneous oscillations of tension in isolated aortic rings from the rat

Albarwani, S., Hassan, A. & Nye, P. C. G., 1992, In : Journal of Physiology. 446

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle