Wajitha Jasmine Raja Mohamed Sait

Alumni and Former Staff

​Laboratory Technician

Research Interests

​My Research mainly focuses on Isolation of DNA from marine and Environmental samples. 

Selected Publications

  • In Vivo Imaging of Tauopathy in Mice 
    Krishnaswamy, Senthilkumar; Wu, Qian; Lin, Yan; Rajamohamedsait, Wajitha J; Rajamohamedsai...
    Methods in molecular biology. 1779: 513., (2018)
  • Prophylactic Active Tau Immunization Leads to Sustained Reduction in Both Tau and Amyloid-β Pathologies in 3xTg Mic... 
    Rajamohamedsait, Hameetha; Rasool, Suhail; Rajamohamedsait, Wajitha; Lin, Yan; Sigurdsson,...
    Scientific reports, 7: 17034, (2017)
  • Affinity of Tau antibodies for solubilized pathological Tau species but not their immunogen or insoluble Tau aggreg... 
    Congdon, Erin E; Lin, Yan; Rajamohamedsait, Hameetha B; Shamir, Dov B; Krishnaswamy, Senth...
    Molecular neurodegeneration 11: 62, (2016)
  • Sex and Immunogen-Specific Benefits of Immunotherapy Targeting Islet Amyloid Polypeptide in Transgenic and Wild-Typ... 
    Krishnamurthy, Pavan K; Rajamohamedsait, Hameetha B; Gonzalez, Veronica; Rajamohamedsait, ...
    Frontiers in endocrinology 7: 62, (2016)
  • Antibody-derived in vivo imaging of tau pathology 
    Krishnaswamy, S., Lin, Y., Rajamohamedsait, W. J., Rajamohamedsait, H. B., Krishnamurthy, ...
    The Journal of Neuroscience: the official journal of the Society for Neuroscienc..., (2014)


  • ​M.Sc.; Biotechnology, Madurai Kamaraj University, Tamilnadu, India, 2007
  • B.Sc.; Zoology, Madurai Kamaraj University, Tamilnadu,India ,2005 

Professional Profile

  • ​November 2016 - Present: Laboratory Technician, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • 2011 - 2015: Research Assistant , NYU Langone Medical center, New York, USA 

KAUST Affiliations

  • ​Red Sea Research Center (RSRC)
  • Biological and Environmental Sciences and Engineering Division (BESE) ​​

Research Interests Keywords

​Molocular Biology Genetics Immunohistochemistry