Salam Al Abdullatif, M.S.

Bioinformatics Analyst

  • Title Bioinformatics Analyst
  • Education M.S., Bioinformatics
    B.S., Physics


Salam is the bioinformatics analyst in the Single Cell Sequencing Core. He earned his M.S. in Bioinformatics at Boston University, where he found an interest in next-generation sequencing and software development for bioinformatics tools. Before that, he received his B.S. in Physics at UCLA, conducting research in various biophysics labs. 


M.S in Bioinformatics, Boston University
B.S. in Physics, University of California at Los Angeles

Wang Y, Sarfraz I, Pervaiz N, Hong R, Koga Y, Akavoor V, Cao X, Alabdullatif S, Zaib SA, Wang Z, Jansen F, Yajima M, Johnson WE, Campbell JD. Interactive analysis of single-cell data using flexible workflows with SCTK2. Patterns (N Y). 2023 Aug 3;4(8):100814. doi: 10.1016/j.patter.2023.100814.


Kenney DJ, O’Connell AK, Turcinovic J, Montanaro P, Hekman RM, Tamura T, Berneshawi AR, Cafiero TR, Al Abdullatif S, Blum B, Goldstein SI, Heller BL, Gertje HP, Bullitt E, Trachtenberg AJ, Chavez E, Nono ET, Morrison C, Tseng AE, Sheikh A, Kurnick S, Grosz K, Bosmann M, Ericsson M, Huber BR, Saeed M, Balazs AB, Francis KP, Klose A, Paragas N, Campbell JD, Connor JH, Emili A, Crossland NA, Ploss A, Douam F. Humanized mice reveal a macrophage-enriched gene signature defining human lung tissue protection during SARS-CoV-2 infection. Cell Rep. 2022 Apr 19;39(3):110714. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2022.110714. Epub 2022 Apr 4.


Hong R, Koga Y, Bandyadka S, Leshchyk A, Wang Y, Akavoor V, Cao X, Sarfraz I, Wang Z, Alabdullatif S, Jansen F, Yajima M, Johnson WE, Campbell JD. Comprehensive generation, visualization, and reporting of quality control metrics for single-cell RNA sequencing data. Nat Commun. 2022 Mar 30;13(1):1688. doi: 10.1038/s41467-022-29212-9.

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