Salman A Alrokayan
Professor, Department of Biochemistry
King saud university, Saudi Arabia
Salman Alrokayan, has completed his PhD from Nottingham University, United Kingdom. He is the director of bio-nanotechnology program KSU, visiting professor (Leeds University UK). He has 5 patents and published more than 100 papers in reputed journals and has been serving as an editorial board of "Journal of Biomaterials and Tissue engineering" as a Regional Editor" USA.
Use of molecular biology techniques such as PCR, RT-PCR, Dot-Blot hybridization (radioactive and non-radioactive), Southern hybridization, Primer/Probe synthesis, Manual and automatic DNA sequencing, DGGE, SSCP, Diagnosis of genetic disorders by PCR, Vector designing and construction. Use of the Genetic Engineering and Nanotechnology in development of various fields such as Nano-Medicine, Nano-biosensors, Nano-Pharmaceuticals and Self-assembled polymeric nanoparticles.