Wajitha Jasmine Raja Mohamed Sait

Research Group Staff

Laboratory Technician



Building 2, Level 2, 2207-WS10


My research interests lie in the Molecular Biology field. DNA/RNA isolation, PCR, Library Preparation for Sequencing, and the isolation of DNA from marine and environmental samples.

Research Interests

Molecular biology, Gene sequencing, PCR

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

  • 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 (BESE)

Research Interests Keywords

Molecular biology Gene sequencing Immunohistochemistry