Dr Saifaldin Zaman Al-Darraji


  • Biography: Saifaldin AL-Darraji was born in 1980. He studied Biotechnology at the University of Baghdad in Iraq and studied International Security and Global Governance, at the University of London. He worked as the Head of Political Affairs and Counter-Terrorism at the Embassy of the Republic of Iraq in the UK, from 2016-2020. He has served as a diplomat at the Disarmament Section at the Iraqi Ministry of Foreign Affairs, from 2012-2016. Before joining the Iraqi Foreign Service in 2012, he served as an Iraqi military officer (Captain), from 2005-2012. Dr AL-Darraji is married and has two children.


  • Vitamin D Status and its Receptor Genes BsmI, FokI, ApaI, TaqI Polymorphism in Relation to Glucose Metabolism in Obese Iraqi Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Patients.

Al-Darraji SZ , Al-Azzawie HF, and Al-Kharsani AR College of Science, Baghdad University, Iraq , Iraqi National Diabetic Center, College of Medicine, Al-Mustansiryia University, Iraq.


  • Associations between TaqI Polymorphisms in Vitamin D Receptor Gene and Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Obese Iraqi Population

Saifaldin Z AL-Darraji, Hassan F AL-Azzawie and Abbas M AL-Kharsani.



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