Bothayna Algashgari

Ph.D. Students

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interests

​Bothayna's research focuses on applied environmental microbiology, where she is currently analyzing the relevance of horizontal gene transfer within wastewater treatment environment in the generation of multi-drug resistant bacteria. 

Selected Publications

  • Alternative splicing and allosteric regulation modulate the chromatin binding of UHRF1
    M. Tauber, S. Kreuz et al.
    Nucleic Acids Research, Volume 48, Issue 14, Pages 77287747, (2020)


  • ​M.Sc, Bioscience, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia, 2016

KAUST Affiliations

  • ​Water Desalination and Reuse Center (WDRC)
  • Division of Biological and Environmental Sciences and Engineering (BESE)​​

Research Interests Keywords

​Environmental microbiology Antibiotic-resistant bacteria ​Wastewater treatment