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Ahmed Mahas

​Ph. D. Student
Research group: Magdy Mahfouz

Selected Publications

  • ​Ahmed Mahas,  Keerti Potluri,  Michael N. Kent, Sameep Naik , Michael Markey, Copy number variation in archival melanoma biopsies versus benign melanocytic lesions, Cancer Biomarkers, vol. 16, no. 4, pp. 575-597, (2016)
  • Keerti Potluri, Ahmed Mahas (equal contribution), Michael N. Kent, Sameep Naik , Michael Markey, Genomic DNA extraction methods using formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded tissue, Analytical Biochemistry, vol 486, pp 17–23, (2015)

Education Profile

  • M.Sc., Biochemistry&Molecular Biology, Wright State University, United States, 2015.
  • B.Sc., Biology, King Khalid University, Saudi Arabia, 2010.

Professional Profile

  • 2015 - Date: Lecturer, department of Biology, Jazan University, Saudi Arabia.
  • 2011-2015: Teaching assistant, department of biology, Jazan University, Saudi Arabia.


  • ​Graduate Student Excellence Award, Wright State University, 2015.
  • Honored with Appreciation Certificate for Distinction and Excellence, King Khalid University, 2010.