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Lexli will be closed on May 29 for Memorial Day.

Publications

Ahmed Abdullah

MD, FACS, FICS

As Lexli’s founder and lead formulator, Dr. A is intent on helping individuals achieve healthier, more beautiful skin by providing them with high-quality, effective, aloe-based products.

Research/Publications

  • “Effects of Aloe Vera on Gap Junctional Intracellular Communication and Proliferation of Human Diabetic and Non-Diabetic Skin Fibroblasts” Abdullah KM, Luthra G, Bilska JJ, Abdullah SA, Reynolds LP, Redmer DA, Grazul-Bilska AT: J. Alternative and Complementary Medicine, 9(5):00-00, Sept 2003
  • “Wound Healing: The Role of Growth Factors.” Drugs of Today, 2003
  • “Cell-to-cell Communication and Expression of Gap Junctional Proteins in Human Diabetic and Nondiabetic Skin Fibroblasts.” Abdullah KM, Luthra G, Bilska JJ, Abdullah SA, Reynolds LP, Redmer DA, Grazul-Bilska AT: Endocrine 10(1):35-41, Feb 1999
  • “Stimulation of Human Dermal Fibroblast with Interleukin-2” Abdullah, A., McCauley, R.L., Herndon, D.N., J. Burn Care & Rehab.; 12:23, 1991.“Wound Healing: The Role of Growth Factors.”
  • “The Effect of Insulin-like Growth Factor-One (FGF-1) on Postburn Hypermetabolism” Strock, L.L., Singh, H., Abdullah, A., Miller, J.A., Herndon, D.N., Surgery 108:161, 1990.
  • “Bombesin Inhibits Bacterial Translocation from the Gut in Burned Rats” Coffey, J.A., Abdullah, A., Milhoan, Herndon, D.N., Townsend, C.M., Jr., Thompson, J.C. Surgical Forum, 1988
  • “Wounding Down-Regulates Diabetic Fibroblasts” A. Abdullah, M.D., L.G. Phillips,M.D., H.Q. Huang, M.D., F. Ko., B.S., S. Treiff, B.S., M.C. Robson, M.D., Surgical Forum LXIII
  • “Effect of Rat IL-2 and Rat Interferon on the Natural Killer Cell Activity of Rat Spleen cells after Thermal Injury” H. Singh, Ph.D., A. Abdullah, M.D., D. Herndon, M.D., J. Burn Care Rehab., 1992, 13: 617-622
  • “Visible Scars and Self-Esteem in Pediatric Burn Survivors” A. Abdullah, M.D., P. Blakeney, Ph.D., R. Hunt, B.A., L. Broemeling, Ph.D., L. Phillips, M.D., D.N. Herndon, M.D., M.D. Robson, M.D., J Burn Care Rehab.
  • “The Safety and Effect of Topically Applied Recombinant Human Interleukein-1B (rhu IL1B) in the management of Pressure Sores” M.C. Robson, M.D., A. Abdullah, M.D., B.F Burns, M.D., L.G. Phillips, M.D.; et al. Woumd Repair and Regeneration
  • “Augmentation of Rat Natural Killer Cell Activity by In-Vivo Administration of Recombinant Interleukin-2 after Thermal Injury” A. Abdullah, M.D., H. Singh, PhD, D.N. Herndon, M.D., J Burn Care Rehab.
  • “Persistent Elevation of TNF-Alpha in Burn Patients May Contribute to Compromised Wound Healing” A. Abdullah, M.D., K. Sahara, M.D., F. Ko, B.S., M.C. Robson, M.D. Wound Repair and Regeneration
  • “Interleukin-2: A modulator of the Hypermetabolic Response to Burn Injury in Rats”
  • “Neo-Vascularized Free Flaps for Coverage of Difficult Wounds in the Absence of Adequate Donor Sites”
  • “Identification of Hepatocyte Stimulating Factor in Blister Fluid (BF) and Fluid Obtained from Under Occlusive Dressings (OD) on Donor Sites of Burn Patients” Society of University Surgeons-Resident Forum, Feb. 10-13, 1988, San Antonio, TX
  • “In-Vitro Effects of Interleukin-2 on Fibroblast Metabolism” American Burn Association, Mar. 29- Apr. 1, 1989, New Orleans, LA
  • “Interleukin-2 A Modulator of Hypermetabolic Response in Burn Injury in Rats” American Burn Association, Mar. 29- Apr. 1, 1989, New Orleans, LA
  • ”In-Vivo Administration of Interleukin-2 (IL-2) Enhances Natural Killer (NK) Cell Activity” American Burn Association, Mar. 27-30, 1990, Las Vegas, NV
  • “Persistence of Burn-Associated Immunosuppression in Children” The Society of University Surgeons Residents Forum, Feb. 15, 1992, Cincinnati, OH
  • “How are Diabetic Fibroblasts Different?” South Texas Chapter of the American College of Surgeons, Feb. 21-22, 1992, San Antonio, TX
  • “Artificially Vascularized Free Flaps for Coverage of Difficult Burn Wounds” American Burn Association, Apr. 1-4, 1992, Salt Lake City, UT
  • “Visible Scars and Self-Esteem in Pediatric Burn Survivors” American Burn Association, Apr. 1-4, 1992, Salt Lake City, UT
  • “Decreased Long-Term Renal Function in Post-Burn Pediatric Patients” American Burn Association, Apr. 1-4, 1992, Salt Lake City, UT
  • “Persistent Elevation of TNF-Alpha in Burn Patients May Contribute to Compromised Wound Healing” The Wound Healing Society, Apr. 23-26, 1992, Richmond, VA
  • “Wounding Down-Regulates Diabetic Fibroblasts” Plastic Surgery Research Council, Apr. 29- May 3, 1992, Toronto, CANADA
  • “Wounding Down-Regulates Diabetic Fibroblasts” American College of Surgeons, Surgical Forum, Oct. 11-16, 1992, New Orleans, LA