reviews, Commentary & correspondence


Ala’Aldeen DAA (2009). Clinical academic training: challenges and solutions. Royal College of Pathologists Bulletin. 148, 314-318.

Ala’Aldeen DAA (2006). Promoting inquisitive Specialist Registrar training. Royal College of Pathologists Bulletin. 135; 18-19.

Ala’Aldeen DAA, Dangerfield P, Benbow E, Barer M & Irving W. (2005). Teaching Microbiology to Medical Students-debate. Microbiology Today. Aug. p134-135.

Henderson IR, Navarro-Garcia F, Desvaux M Fernandez R & Ala’Aldeen DAA (2004). Type V secretion pathway: The autotransporter story. Microbiol Mol Biol Rev. 68:692-744.

Ala'Aldeen DAA (1997) Current developments in vaccines against meningococcal disease. Culture. 18, 1-4.

Ala'Aldeen DAA. (1996) Vaccines against Neisseria meningitidis: past, present and future. Biotecnologia Aplicada, 13, 1-7.

Ala'Aldeen DAA. (1996) Transferrin receptors of Neisseria meningitidis: promising candidates for a broadly cross-protective vaccine. J Med Microbiol. 44, 237-243.

Ala'Aldeen DAA (1996) Meningococcal vaccines: the challenge and the prospects. PHLS Micobiol Dig, 13, 152-157.

Ala'Aldeen DAA and Cartwright KAV (1996) Neisseria meningitidis: Vaccines and vaccine candidates . J Infect. 33, 153-157.

Cartwright KAV and Ala'Aldeen DAA (1996) Neisseria meningitidis: Clinical Aspects. J Infect. 34, 19-23.

Invited commentary

Ala'Aldeen DAA. (2002) A non-mulitresistant community MRSA exposes its genome. Lancet 359. 1791-2

Ala’Aldeen DAA. (2001) Risk of deliberately induced anthrax outbreak. The Lancet 358. p1387.

Ala’Aldeen DAA and Grundmann H. (2001) Unveiling of genetic basis of resistance of S aureus to antibiotics. The Lancet. 357. p1218.