- PhD in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, College of Medicine and Health Science, UAE University, 2018
- BSc in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty of Pharmacy, Ain Shams University, 2009.
- Deena Jalal, Jisha Chalissery, Ahmed H. Hassan; Genome maintenance in Saccharomyces cerevisiae: the role of SUMO and SUMO-targeted ubiquitin ligases. Nucleic Acids Res 2017; 45 (5): 2242-2261. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkw1369
- Jisha Chalissery, Deena Jalal, Zeina Al-Natour and Ahmed H. Hassan; Repair of Oxidative DNA Damage in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. DNA Repair Volume 51, March 2017, Pages 2–13. doi: 10.1016/j.dnarep.2016.12.010
- Deena Jalal, Jisha Chalissery and Ahmed H. Hassan; Irc20 regulates the yeast endogenous 2-µm plasmid levels by controlling Flp1. Frontiers in Molecular Biosciences 2020. doi: 10.3389/fmolb.2020.00221
- Deena Jalal, Jisha Chalissery, Mehwish Iqbal and Ahmed H. Hassan; The ATPase Irc20 facilitates Rad51 chromatin enrichment during homologous recombination in yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae. DNA Repair (Amst). 2021 Jan;97:103019. doi: 10.1016/j.dnarep.2020.103019