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Mahmoud Rouabhia

mahmoud rouabhia

Professeur titulaire
Discipline : immunologie buccale et pathologie buccales, biomatériaux

Pavillon de médecine dentaire, local 1728
418 656-2131, poste 16321
mahmoud.rouabhia@fmd.ulaval.ca

Formation universitaire

Post doctorat en Immunologie/inflammation, Dalhousie University Canada1989
Doctorat en Immuno-physiologie Faculté des sciences, Université de Limoges, France1988
Maîtrise en biologie cellulaire et moléculaire Faculté des sciences, Université de Limoges, France1985
Maîtrise en biologie cellulaire et moléculaire Faculté des sciences, Université de Limoges, France

Spécialité clinique et projets de recherche

  • Investigate C. albicans and S. mutans passage through the EHOM following treatment with two Oasis products
  • Étudier le lien entre la fumée de cigarette et le cancer buccal
  • Electrically conductive biodegradable polymers for tissue engineering
  • Effet de la stimulation électrique sur la cicatrisation
  • Évaluer l’effet de la fumée de cigarette sur la croissance des cellules gingivales
  • Étudier l’effet des facteurs de croissance sur la régénération osseuse in vitro
  • Étudier les interactions entre l’hôte et les microorganismes
  • Identification of early phase C. albicans biofilm proteins
  • Efficacité d’un nouveau peptide anti-microbien sur la virulence de Candida albicans

Publications récentes (5 dernières années)

  1. Ze Zhang, Mahmoud Rouabhia, and Gordon G. Wallace, « CONDUCTIVE POLYMERS: Electrical Interactions in Cell Biology and Medicine », CRC press Taylor & Francis Group, LLC, date de publication prevue: début 2016.
  2. Rouabhia M, Zakrzewski A and Chmielewski W. Les tissus gingivaux produits par génie tissulaire pourraient être une solution fiable pour le comblement de tissus parodontaux. Journal de Parodontologie – d’Implantologie Orale, 2015, In press.
  3. Rouabhia M. Advantages and Limitations of Oral Stem Cell use for Oral Tissue Replacement. J Oral Bio. 2015; 2(1): 9.
  4. Derradjia A, Alanazi H, Park HJ, Djeribi R, Semlali A and Rouabhia M. a-Tocopherol decreases IL-1b and IL-6 and increases human b-defensin-1 and -2 secretions in the human gingival fibroblasts stimulated with Porphyromonas gingivalis Lipopolysaccharide. Journal of Periodental research, 2015, Accepted.
  5. Semlali A, Al Amri A, Azzi A, Al Shahrani O, Arafah M, Kohailan M, Aljebreen AM, Alharbi O, Almadi MA, Azzam NA, Parine NR, Rouabhia M, Alanazi MS. Expression and new exon mutations of the human Beta defensins and their association on colon cancer development. PLoS One. 2015 Jun 3;10(6):e0126868. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0126868.
  6. Park HJ, Rouabhia M, Lavertu D, Zhang Z. Electrical Stimulation Modulates the Expression of Multiple Wound Healing Genes in Primary Human Dermal Fibroblasts. Tissue Eng Part A. 2015 May 18.
  7. Wang Y, Rouabhia M, Lavertu D, Zhang Z. Pulsed electrical stimulation modulates fibroblasts’ behaviour through the Smad signalling pathway. J Tissue Eng Regen Med. 2015 Feb 25. doi: 10.1002/term.
  8. Niu X, Rouabhia M, Chiffot N, King MW, Zhang Z. An electrically conductive 3D scaffold based on a nonwoven web of poly(l-lactic acid) and conductive poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene). J Biomed Mater Res A. 2015 Aug;103(8):2635-44.
  9. Derradjia A, Alanazi H, Park HJ, Djeribi R, Semlali A and Rouabhia M. a-Tocopherol decreases IL-1b and IL-6 and increases human b-defensin-1 and -2 secretions in the human gingival fibroblasts stimulated with Porphyromonas gingivalis Lipopolysaccharide. Journal of Periodental research, 2015, Accepted.
  10. Semlali A, Al Amri A, Azzi A, Al Shahrani O, Arafah M, Kohailan M, Aljebreen AM, Alharbi O, Almadi MA, Azzam NA, Parine NR, Rouabhia M, Alanazi MS. Expression and new exon mutations of the human Beta defensins and their association on colon cancer development. PLoS One. 2015 Jun 3;10(6):e0126868. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0126868.
  11. Park HJ, Rouabhia M, Lavertu D, Zhang Z. Electrical Stimulation Modulates the Expression of Multiple Wound Healing Genes in Primary Human Dermal Fibroblasts. Tissue Eng Part A. 2015 May 18.
  12. Wang Y, Rouabhia M, Lavertu D, Zhang Z. Pulsed electrical stimulation modulates fibroblasts’ behaviour through the Smad signalling pathway. J Tissue Eng Regen Med. 2015 Feb 25. doi: 10.1002/term.
  13. Niu X, Rouabhia M, Chiffot N, King MW, Zhang Z. An electrically conductive 3D scaffold based on a nonwoven web of poly(l-lactic acid) and conductive poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene). J Biomed Mater Res A. 2015 Aug;103(8):2635-44.
  14. Rouabhia M, Akkouch A and Zhang Z. Potential use of bone tissue engineering to treat human bone defects; In: Bone Grafts: Procedures, Complications and Alternatives. Publisher: Nova Science Publishers, Inc.; ISBN: 978-1-62257-705-7; Pub. Date: 2013 1st Quarter.
  15. Theberge S, Semlali A, Alamri A, Leung KP, Rouabhia M. C. albicans growth, transition, biofilm formation, and gene expression modulation by antimicrobial decapeptide KSL-W. BMC Microbiol. 2013 Nov 7;13:246. doi: 10.1186/1471-2180-13-246.
  16. Rouabhia M, Park H, Meng S, Derbali H, Zhang Z. Electrical stimulation promotes wound healing by enhancing dermal fibroblast activity and promoting myofibroblast transdifferentiation. PLoSOne. 2013 Aug 19;8(8):e71660. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0071660.
  17. Meng S, Rouabhia M, Zhang Z. Electrical stimulation modulates osteoblast proliferation and bone protein production through heparin-bioactivated conductive scaffolds. Bioelectromagnetics. 2013 Apr;34(3):189-99.
  18. Yongliang Wang, Mahmoud Rouabhia and Ze Zhang. PPy-coated PET fabrics and electric pulse-stimulated fibroblasts. J. Mater. Chem. B, 2013,1, 3789-3796
  19. Theberge S, Semlali A, Alamri A, Leung KP, Rouabhia M. C. albicans growth, transition, biofilm formation, and gene expression modulation by antimicrobial decapeptide KSL-W. BMC Microbiol. 2013 Nov 7;13:246. doi: 10.1186/1471-2180-13-246.
  20. Rouabhia M, Park H, Meng S, Derbali H, Zhang Z. Electrical stimulation promotes wound healing by enhancing dermal fibroblast activity and promoting myofibroblast transdifferentiation. PLoSOne. 2013 Aug 19;8(8):e71660. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0071660.
  21. Meng S, Rouabhia M, Zhang Z. Electrical stimulation modulates osteoblast proliferation and bone protein production through heparin-bioactivated conductive scaffolds. Bioelectromagnetics. 2013 Apr;34(3):189-99.
  22. Yongliang Wang, Mahmoud Rouabhia and Ze Zhang. PPy-coated PET fabrics and electric pulse-stimulated fibroblasts. J. Mater. Chem. B, 2013,1, 3789-3796.
  23. Mahmoud Rouabhia and Mahmoud Ghannoum. Involvement of ADH1, IPT1 and PMT Genes in Candida albicans Pathogenesis. In Biotechnology of Fungal Genes. Edited by V. K Gupta and M. Ayyachamy. Publisher: CRC Press Taylor & Fancis Group; Published: March 8, 2012.
  24. Ines Zrafi-Nouira, Dalila Saidane-Mosbahi, Sghir Abdelghani, Amina Bakhrouf and Mahmoud Rouabhia. Crude Oil Metagenomics for Better Bioremediation of Contaminated Environments. In Introduction to Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) Processes and Bioremediation of Oil-Contaminated Sites. Editors: Laura Romero-Zerón;  Publisher: InTech, Published: May, 2012
  25. Semlali A, Witoled C, Alanazi M, Rouabhia M. Whole cigarette smoke increased the expression of TLRs, HBDs, and proinflammory cytokines by human gingival epithelial cells through different signaling pathways. PLoS One. 2012;7(12):e52614. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0052614.
  26. Tazi N, Zhang Z, Messaddeq Y, Almeida-Lopes L, Zanardi LM, Levinson D, Rouabhia M. Hydroxyapatite bioactivated bacterial cellulose promotes osteoblast growth and the formation of bone nodules. AMB Express. 2012 Nov 22;2(1):61. doi: 10.1186/2191-0855-2-61.
  27. Rouabhia M, Semlali A, Audoy J, Chmielewski W. Antagonistic effect of Candida albicans and IFNγ on E-cadherin expression and production by human primary gingival epithelial cells. Cell Immunol. 2012 Nov;280(1):61-7.
  28. Neftaha Tazi, Witold Chmielewski, Abdelhabib Semlali, Bouchaib Lamkhioued, Adil Akkouch Manon Clavette, Mahmoud Ghannoum and Mahmoud Rouabhia (2012) Evaluation of C. albicans Adhesion and Growth on Restorative Dental Materials Enriched or not with Fluoride. J Microbial Biochem Technol 4: 015-021.
  29. Rouabhia M, Semlali A, Chandra J, Mukherjee P, Chmielewski W, Ghannoum MA. Disruption of the ECM33 Gene in Candida albicans Prevents Biofilm Formation, Engineered Human Oral Mucosa Tissue Damage and Gingival Cell Necrosis/Apoptosis. Mediators Inflamm. 2012; 398207. Epub 2012 May 14.
  30. Cheriaa J, Khaireddine M, Rouabhia M, Bakhrouf A. Removal of triphenylmethane dyes by bacterial consortium. ScientificWorldJournal. 2012;2012:512454.
  31. Cheriaa J, Rouabhia M, Maatallah M, Bakhrouf A. Phenotypic stress response of Pseudomonas aeruginosa following culture in water microcosms. J Water Health. 2012 Mar;10(1):130-9.
  32. Shiyun Meng, Mahmoud Rouabhia, Ze Zhang. 2011. Electrical Stimulation in Tissue Regeneration. In « Biomedical Engineering / Book 1 », Edited by Gaetano D. Gargiulo, Co-editor: Alistair McEwan, ISBN 978-953-307-256-2, Hard cover, 500 pages, Publisher: InTech, Published: August 23, 2011 under CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 license, DOI: 10.5772/764
  33. Décanis N, Tazi N, Correia A, Vilanova M, Rouabhia M. Farnesol, a fungal quorum-sensing molecule triggers Candida albicans morphological changes by downregulating the expression of different secreted aspartyl proteinase genes. Open Microbiol J. 2011;5:119-26.
  34. Lattif AA, Mukherjee PK, Chandra J, Roth MR, Welti R, Rouabhia M, Ghannoum MA. Lipidomics of Candida albicans biofilms reveals phase-dependent production of phospholipid molecular classes and role for lipid rafts in biofilm formation. Microbiology. 2011 Nov;157(Pt 11):3232-42.
  35. Semlali A, Chakir J, Rouabhia M. Effects of whole cigarette smoke on human gingival fibroblast adhesion, growth, and migration. J Toxicol Environ Health A. 2011 Jan;74(13):848-62
  36. Emira Noumi, Mejdi Snoussi, Sonia El Ghoul, Mahmoud Rouabhia and Amina Bakhrouf. Effect of glucose supplementation on Candida albicansvirulence in immunosuppressed Swiss albino mice (Mus musculus). African Journal of Microbiology Research. 2011; 5(17): 2479-2487.
  37. Akkouch A, Zhang Z, Rouabhia M. A novel collagen/hydroxyapatite/poly(lactide-co-ε-caprolactone) biodegradable and bioactive 3D porous scaffold for bone regeneration. J Biomed Mater Res A. 2011 Mar 15;96(4):693-704.
  38. Meng S, Zhang Z, Rouabhia M. Accelerated osteoblast mineralization on a conductive substrate by multiple electrical stimulation. J Bone Miner Metab. 2011 Feb 17.
  39. Semlali A, Leung KP, Curt S, Rouabhia M. Antimicrobial decapeptide KSL-W attenuates Candida albicans virulence by modulating its effects on Toll-like receptor, human β-defensin, and cytokine expression by engineered human oral mucosa. Peptides. 2011 Feb 2.
  40. Rouabhia M, Allaire P. Gingival mucosa regeneration in athymic mice using in vitro engineered human oral mucosa. Biomaterials. 2010 Aug;31(22):5798-804.
  41. Bahri R, Curt S, Saidane-Mosbahi D, Rouabhia M. Normal human gingival epithelial cells sense C. parapsilosis by toll-like receptors and module its pathogenesis through antimicrobial peptides and proinflammatory cytokines. Mediators Inflamm. 2010;940383.
  42. Semlali A, Jacques E, Rouabhia M, Milot J, Laviolette M, Chakir J. Regulation of epithelial cell proliferation by bronchial fibroblasts obtained from mild asthmatic subjects. Allergy. 2010 Nov;65(11):1438-45.
  43. Laflamme C, Rouabhia M. A medical device for prefabrication of large bone grafts in modern medicine. Med Hypotheses. 2010 Dec 21.
  44. Laflamme C, Curt S, Rouabhia M. Epidermal growth factor and bone morphogenetic proteins upregulate osteoblast proliferation and osteoblastic markers and inhibit bone nodule formation. Arch Oral Biol. 2010 Sep;55(9):689-701.
  45. Rouabhia M, Mukherjee PK, Lattif AA, Curt S, Chandra J, Ghannoum MA. Disruption of sphingolipid biosynthetic gene IPT1 reduces Candida albicans adhesion and prevents activation of human gingival epithelial cell innate immune defense. Med Mycol. 2010 Nov 22.
  46. Meng S., Zhang Z. and Rouabhia M. Surfactant-templated crystalline polygon nanoparticles of heterocyclic polypyrrole prepared with Fenton’s reagent. Synthetic Metals 160: 116–122, 2010.
  47. Bahri R, Saidane-Mosbahi D, Rouabhia M. Candida famata modulates toll-like receptor, beta-defensin, and proinflammatory cytokine expression by normal human epithelial cells. J Cell Physiol. 222:209-18, 2010.
  48. Akkouch A, Shi G, Zhang Z, Rouabhia M. Bioactivating electrically conducting polypyrrole with fibronectin and bovine serum albumin. J Biomed Mater Res A. 92:221-31, 2010.

 


Conférences et communications scientifiques récentes (5 dernières années)

  1. Rouabhia M. Le fluor : un dilemme entre son efficacité contre les caries et sa dangerosité pour la santé. Les 23e Entretiens Odontologiques de la faculté de médecine dentaire de Monastir, Tunisie, 23-25 avril 2015.
  2. Ibrahim Alharbi and Mahmoud Rouabhia. Whole cigarette smoke affects the proliferation and the expression of different keratins in human gingival epithelial cells. 9e Journée de la recherché GREB/FMD, 8 mai 2015.
  3. Hyun Jin Park, Mahmoud Rouabhia, Denis Lavertu and Ze Zhang. Study the effect of electrical stimulation through the conductive membranes on the wound healing gene expression in normal human dermal fibroblasts. 2015 Society For Biomaterials annual meeting: April 15-18, Charlotte, NC, USA.
  4. Yongliang Wang, Mahmoud Rouabhia, Denis Lavertu and Ze Zhang. Pulsed Electrical Stimulation induced wound healing: an in vitro research related to fibroblast functions. 2015 Society For Biomaterials annual meeting: April 15-18, Charlotte, NC, USA
  5. Hyunjin Park, Ze Zhang, Mahmoud Rouabhia. Electrical stimulation through conductive membranes modulates different wound healing genes in normal human dermal fibroblasts. 32nd Annual Meeting of the Canadian Biomaterials Society. May 27th to May 30th, 2015. Toronto, Ontario.
  6. Nabila Mighri, Jifu Mao, Frej Mighri, Abdallah Ajji et Mahmoud Rouabhia. Development of chitosan coated collagen matrix for chondrocyte culture and cartilage tissue engineering. 32nd Annual Meeting of the Canadian Biomaterials Society. May 27th to May 30th, 2015. Toronto, Ontario.
  7. Hyun Jin Park, Ze Zhang, and Mahmoud Rouabhia. Electrical stimulation through conductive membranes modulates different wound healing genes including CCL7, KGF, and TIMP2 but reduced MMP2 in normal human dermal fibroblasts. 9e Journée de la recherché GREB/FMD, 8 mai 2015.
  8. Yongliang Wang, Mahmoud Rouabhia and Ze Zhang. Pulsed electrical stimulation modulates fibroblast’ differentiation via TGFβ1/Smad axis. 9e Journée de la recherché GREB/FMD, 8 mai 2015.
  9. Shiyun Meng, Ze Zhang, Mahmoud Rouabhia. Primary Amines Substitution of Bacterial Cellulose Pellicle by Alcohols Conversion. 9e Journée de la recherché GREB/FMD, 8 mai 2015.
  10. Rouabhia M. Rôles des cellules épithéliales gingivales dans le contrôle des infections buccales. 1st Meeting of the Moroccan Association for Dental Research, Casablanca, 27-28 Mars, 2015
  11. Mahmoud Rouabhia and Ze Zhang. Bioinspired biocompatible-antimicrobial bacterial cellulose polymers functionalized by RGDC grafting groups. ICBMC14-Conference, May 13- 16, 2014, Montreal, Canada.
  12. Hyunjin Park, Dounia Rouabhia, Mahmoud Rouabhia, Denis Lavertu and Ze Zhang. Interaction of Electrically Stimulated Fibroblasts with Keratinocytes promotes Better Skin Equivalent Production. Biomaterials 2014 Annual Meeting and Exposition: Pioneering the Future of Biomaterials, being held April 16-19, 2014 in Denver, Colorado, USA at the Colorado Convention Center.
  13. Hyunjin Park, Dounia Rouabhia, Ze Zhang, Denis Lavertu and Mahmoud Rouabhia. Electrical stimulation through conductive PPy-PLLA material promoted fibroblast interacting with keratinocytes generating better organized human skin equivalent. Annual Meeting of the Canadian Biomaterials Society, Halifax, June 4-7, 2014, Canada, Nova Scotia, Halifax.
  14. Yongliang Wang, Mahmoud Rouabhia, Ze Zhang. The delivery of pulsed electrical field via conductive polymer fabric activates dermal fibroblasts promoting wound healing. Annual Meeting of the Canadian Biomaterials Society, Halifax, June 4-7, 2014, Canada, Nova Scotia, Halifax.
  15. Rouabhia M. Host-microorganism interactions are key events in oral health/disease status. Dental School, Louisville, KY, 40202, April 21-23, 2014
  16. Mahmoud Rouabhia and Ze Zhang. Electrical Stimulation Activates Skin Fibroblast and Promotes Wound Healing. The 25th European Conference on Biomaterials, September 8-12th, 2013, Madrid, Spain.
  17. Hyunjin Park, Mahmoud Rouabhia, Shiyun Meng, Habib Derbali and Ze Zhang. Involvement of Electrical Stimulation in Skin Wound Healing Processes. The 30th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Biomaterials Society (CBS), May 29-June 1, 2013, University of Ottawa, Canada.
  18. Wang YL, Rouabhia M, Zhang Z. Using Conductive Textiles as Substrate to Electrically Stimulate Fibroblasts. The 30th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Biomaterials Society (CBS), May 29-June 1, 2013, University of Ottawa, Canada.
  19. Neftaha Tazi, Ze Zhang, Younès Messaddeq and Mahmoud Rouabhia. Hydroxyapatite bioactivated bacterial cellulose as a scaffold for tissue engineering. The 30th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Biomaterials Society (CBS), May 29-June 1, 2013, University of Ottawa, Canada.
  20. Mahmoud Rouabhia, Abdelhabib Semlali, Chmielewski Witoled, Mohammed Alanazi and Jamila Chakir. Cigarette smoke modulates the oral epithelial cell innate immunity. 15th International Congress of Immunology – ICI, August 22 – 27, 2013, Milan, Italy.
  21. Manar Al-Mutairi, Sooad Al-Daihan,Yasmene Al-Anazi, Mohammed Al-Anazi, Mohammed Adar, Maha Arafh, Arjumand Warsy, Mahmoud Rouabhia and Abdelhabib Semlali. Expression and mutation of IL-1b, IL-6 and TNF-a genes in ovarian cancer tissues. The 15th International Congress of Immunology – ICI, August 22 – 27, 2013, Milan, Italy.
  22. Yasmene Al-Anazi, Mohammed Al-Anazi, Manar Al-Mutairi, Mohammed Adar, Maha Arafh, Arjumand Warsy, Sooad Al-Daihan, Mahmoud Rouabhia and Abdelhabib Semlali. Investigating the expression of Toll-like receptor-2, 4 and 6 in normal and ovarian cancer tissue. The 15th International Congress of Immunology – ICI, August 22 – 27, 2013, Milan, Italy.
  23. Ze Zhang and Mahmoud Rouabhia. Conductive Polypyrrole in Regenerative Medicine: Nanoparticle or a Thin Layer? 4th Asia-Pacific Symposium on Nanobionics ARC Centre of Excellence for Electromaterials Science, November 14-15, 2013, Victoria, Australia.
  24. Zhang Z and Rouabhia M. Conductive Textile Brings Electrical Field to Cells. The 8th international conference on advanced materials-THERMEC, December 2-6, 2013; Las Vegas, USA.
  25. Théberge Simon, Jacques Éric, Leung Kai P and Rouabhia Mahmoud. Un nouveau peptide antimicrobien contrôle la virulence de Candida en réduisant sa viabilité via un processus d’apoptose et de nécrose. Journée de la recherche faculté de médecine – 30 mai 2013, Université Laval. Québec.
  26. Théberge Simon, Semlali Abdelhabib, Alamri Abdullah, Leung P. Kai, and Rouabhia Mahmoud. Le décapeptide KSL-W réduit la croissance de Candida albicans et dégrade les biofilms en diminuant l’expression de plusieurs gènes de virulence. Journée de la recherche GREB/Faculté de médecine dentaire – 10 mai 2013, Université Laval. Québec.
  27. Hyunjin Park, Mahmoud Rouabhia, Shiyun Meng, Habib Derbali and Ze Zhang. Electrical stimulation enhanced human skin fibroblast growth and accelerated wound healing. Journée de la recherche GREB/Faculté de médecine dentaire – 10 mai 2013, Université Laval. Québec.
  28. Abdullah Alamri, Abdelhabib Semlali, Eric Jacques and Mahmoud Rouabhia. Cigarette smoke condensate inhibits gingival fibroblast growth by modulating Bax, caspase-3 and p53 expression. Journée de la recherche GREB/Faculté de médecine dentaire – 10 mai 2013, Université Laval. Québec.
  29. Wang YL, Rouabhia M, Zhang Z. Conductive fabrics as scaffold for cell culture under electric field. Journée de la recherche GREB/Faculté de médecine dentaire – 10 mai 2013, Université Laval. Québec.
  30. Park H, Meng S, Derbali H, Zhang Z and Rouabhia M. Effet de stimulation électrique sur la cicatrisation – Une étude in vitro. 81e Congrès de l’Acfas, du 6 au 10 mai 2013, Université Laval, Québec, Canada.
  31. Théberge Simon, Semlali Abdelhabib, Alamri Abdullah, Leung P. Kai, and Rouabhia Mahmoud. Le KSL-W réduit la croissance de Candida albicans et la formation de biofilm en diminuant l’expression de plusieurs gènes de virulence. 81e Congrès de l’Acfas, du 6 au 10 mai 2013, Université Laval, Québec, Canada.
  32. Rouabhia M. Composite scaffold containing natural and synthetic materials promotes bone tissue engineering. VIII e Colloque du CREC, 11 décembre 2013, École polytechnique, U. Montréal.
  33. Rouabhia M. L’article 21 du Code civil du Québec et la recherche. 81e Congrès de l’Acfas, Université Laval, Québec, Canada, 6 au 10 mai 2013.
  34. Rouabhia M. Bone tissue engineering for craniofacial therapies – challenges for scientists and clinicians. 1st congress of the Tunisian Association for Dental Research (TADR), February 22-23, 2013, Hotel Rosa Beach, Monastir, Tunisia.
  35. Rouabhia M. Rôle des kératinocytes/cellules épithéliales dans l’immunité innée. Université du Québec à Chicoutimi, le 19 septembre 2013.
  36. Ines Zrafi, Abdelghani Sghir, Amina Bakhrouf, Mahmoud Rouabhia, Dalila Saidane-Mosbahi. Petroleum Metagenomics and Bioremediation in Marine Environments. International Conference on Environmental Pollution and Remediation. 28-30 August 2012, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
  37. Ze Zhang, Habib Derbali, Adil Akkouch Abdelhabib Semlali and Mahmoud Rouabhia. Electrical stimulation promotes fibroblast growth and wound healing through FGF1 and FGF2 secretions. 9th World Biomaterials Congress (WBC), 1-5 June, 2012, Chengdu, China.
  38. Mahmoud Rouabhia, Adil Akkouch and Ze Zhang. Engineering a native-mimetic bone scaffold through natural and synthetic materials for in vitro bone tissue formation. 9th World Biomaterials Congress (WBC), 1-5 June, 2012, Chengdu, China.
  39. Tazi Neftaha, Messaddeq Younes et Rouabhia Mahmoud. Une nouvelle matrice à base de cellulose bactérienne pour la régénération osseuse. 6ième Journée scientifique du GREB/Faculté de médecine dentaire, Université Laval, Québec, le 11 Mai 2012
  40. Rouabhia M. Engineering oral soft tissue for clinical applications. World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering (WC2012), Beijing International Convention Center, Beijing, China from 26th to 31st of May, 2012.
  41. Rouabhia M. The role of innate immunity in cancer prevention/promotion. Collaborative visit to College of Sciences, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia, April 27- May 6, 2012.
  42. Rouabhia M. The side effect of tobacco smoke on human health: Oral cancer. Collaborative visit to College of Sciences, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia, April 27- May 6, 2012
  43. Rouabhia M. Engineering human tissues: a valuable tool for experimental and clinical applications. Collaborative visit to College of Sciences, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia, April 27- May 6, 2012.
  44. Rouabhia M. Microbial biofilms and health: A fragile equilibrium. Congrès QPE-TVR 2012, du 20 au 22 avril 2012, Mahdia, Tunisie.
  45. Mahmoud Rouabhia, Abdelhabib Semlali, Pranab K. Mukherjee, Witold Chmielewski and Mahmoud A. Ghannoum. ECM33 Gene Contributes to the Damage of Engineered Human Oral Mucosa Following its Contact with Candida albicans. The 15th International Congress of Mucosal Immunology (ICMI 2011), July 5-9, 2011, Paris-France.
  46. Neftaha Tazi, Abdelhabib Semlali, Adil Akkouch, Witold Chmielewski, Manon Clavette et Mahmoud Rouabhia. Interaction des biomatériaux dentaires avec candida albicans. 3èmes Journées Scientifiques de la Société Francophone des Biomatériaux Dentaires, Juin16 et 17, 2011, Toulouse, France.
  47. Adil Akkouch, Ze Zhang and Mahmoud Rouabhia. Osteogenic Potential of Human Dental Pulp Stem Cells Cultured on a New Type of Biomimetic Scaffold for Bone Regeneration. 29th Canadian Biomaterials Society Meeting, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, June 1-4, 2011.
  48. Tazi N, Semlali A, Akkouch A, Chmielewski W, Clavette M and Rouabhia M. Biomatériaux bucco-dentaire et candida albicans : affinité ou répulsion. Journée annuelle de la recherche de la Faculté de médecine, Université Laval, Québec, le 7 juin 2011.
  49. Adil Akkouch, Ze Zhang, Claude Laflamme et Mahmoud Rouabhia. Nouveau biomatériau hybride dans l’ingénierie tissulaire de l’os humain : Combinaison de cellules souches pulpaires et d’un échafaudage tridimensionnel à base de collagène et d’hydroxyapatite. Journée annuelle de la recherche de la Faculté de médecine, Université Laval, Québec, le 7 juin 2011.
  50. Tazi Neftaha, Semlali Abdelhabib, Akkouch Adil, Chmielewski Witold, Clavette Manon et Rouabhia Mahmoud. Fluor et candida albicans une réalité amère. Journée de la recherche GREB/Faculté de médecine dentaire, Université Laval, Québec, le 13 mai 2011.
  51. Abdelhabib Semlali et Mahmoud Rouabhia. Effets de la fumée de cigarette sur les cellules gingivales et sur leurs fonctions. Journée de la recherche GREB/Faculté de médecine dentaire, Université Laval, Québec, le 13 mai 2011.
  52. Semlali A, Leung KP, Curt S et Rouabhia M. Interactions entre les cellules épithéliales gingivales et un décapeptide antimicrobien (KSL-W) contre la pathogénicité de Candida albicans. Journée de la recherche GREB/Faculté de médecine dentaire, Université Laval, Québec, le 13 mai 2011.
  53. Marie-Laure Jullin, Abdelhabib Semlali, Claude Laflamme et Mahmoud Rouabhia. Le FGF-2 et la BMP-2 empruntent différentes voies de signalisation pour promouvoir la régénération osseuse. Journée de la recherche GREB/Faculté de médecine dentaire, Université Laval, Québec, le 13 mai 2011.
  54. Adil Akkouch, Ze Zhang, Claude Laflamme et Mahmoud Rouabhia. Combinaison de cellules souches pulpaires et d’un échafaudage tridimensionnel pour la régénération de la mandibule osseuse. Journée de la recherche GREB/Faculté de médecine dentaire, Université Laval, Québec, le 13 mai 2011.
  55. Habib Derbali, Ze Zhang et Mahmoud Rouabhia. Effet des stimulations électriques sur la régénération et la cicatrisation tissulaire. Journée de la recherche GREB/Faculté de médecine dentaire, Université Laval, Québec, le 13 mai 2011.
  56. Rouabhia M, Meng S and Zhang Z. Multiple Electrical Stimulation through Conductive PLLA/PPy/Heprin Scaffold Promotes In Vitro Bone Regeneration. Annual Meeting of the Society for Biomaterials, April 13-16, 2011, Orlando, FL. USA.
  57. Abdelhabib Semlali, Pranab K. Mukherjee, Witold Chmielewski and Mahmoud A. Ghannoum and Mahmoud Rouabhia. Effect of ECM33 Gene on Candida pathogenesis. Journée scientifique du Réseau de recherche en santé buccodentaire et osseuse, Université Laval, Québec, le 7 octobre 2011.
  58. Tazi N, Semlali A, Akkouch A, Chmielewski W, Clavette M and Rouabhia M. Étude de la formation de biofilm à C. albicans sur les matériaux de restauration dentaire. Journée scientifique du Réseau de recherche en santé buccodentaire et osseuse, Université Laval, Québec, le 7 octobre 2011.
  59. Adil Akkouch, Ze Zhang et Mahmoud Rouabhia. Production d’un biomatériau osteo-inducteur et ostéo-intégrateur. Journée scientifique du Réseau de recherche en santé buccodentaire et osseuse, Université Laval, Québec, le 7 octobre 2011.
  60. Tazi Neftaha, Semlali Abdelhabib, Akkouch Adil, Chmielewski Witold, Clavette Manon et Rouabhia Mahmoud. Effet du fluor sur l’adhésion, la croissance et la formation de biofilm à Candida albicans. BISP, Université Laval, Québec, le 10-11 Novembre 2011.
  61. Rouabhia M. Interactions entre Candida albicans et les cellules épithéliales : symbiose et pathogénèse. Congrès Bactériologie intégrative: Symbiose et Pathogenèse (BiSP), le 10 et 11 novembre 2011, Université Laval, Québec, Canada.
  62. Adil Akkouch, Ze Zhang, Mahmoud Rouabhia. Culture and differentiation of human osteoblast differentiated pulp stem cells in a three-dimensional biodegradable and bio-inspired scaffold. The 28th Annual Canadian Biomaterials Society Conference, Kingston, ON, Canada. Jun. 2-4, 2010.
  63. Shiyun Meng, Mahmoud Rouabhia, Ze Zhang. Upregulated Osteoblast Mineralization by Multiple Electrical Stimulations through Conductive PLLA/PPy/HE Composite. The 28th Annual Canadian Biomaterials Society Conference, Kingston, ON, Canada. Jun. 2-4, 2010.
  64. Adil Akkouch, Ze Zhang, Mahmoud Rouabhia. Biodegradable and bioactive porous synthetic/living composite for bone tissue engineering. The 34rd Annual Meeting of the Society for Biomaterials, Seattle, Washington, USA. April 21-24, 2010.
  65. Rouabhia M. Production and grafting of tissue engineered human oral mucosal substitutes. 88th General Session & Exhibition of the IADR and 5th General Session of the Pan European Region of the IADR, Barcelona, Spain. July 14-17, 2010.
  66. Rouabhia M. Human keratinocytes are important immunocytes in the skin and the oral mucosa. 8th meeting of the Tunisian Society of Immunology. Hammamet, Tunis, Tunisia, February 10-14, 2010.
  67. Rouabhia M. Gingival epithelial cells control candida-biofilm pathogenesis through toll-like receptors and antimicrobial peptides. Journées Internationales sur les Biofilms « JSIB ». Annaba, Algérie du 31 mai au 2 juin 2010.

Autres activités

  • Membre régulier du Groupe de recherche en écologie buccale
  • Membre régulier du Réseau de la recherche en santé buccodentaire et osseuse
  • Membre de l’axe Infectiologie du CRCHUL
  • Chercheur associé au CRSFA
  • Directeur et co-directeur de plusieurs étudiants inscrits à la maîtrise en sciences dentaires et au doctorat, de même que responsable de la supervision de professionnels de recherche et de stagiaires.