Who Is She

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Professor of Pharmacology and Toxicology
Samar Azab
1977

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Cairo
Egypt

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Ain Shams University
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy
Cairo
Egypt

Education

PhD of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Ain Shams University - University of Texas Medical Branch (Interior Mission System), 2009
MSc of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Ain Shams University, 2004
BSc of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty of Pharmacy, Ain Shams University, 2000

Competences

Arabic
English
French
German

Work history

Postdoctoral fellow, Prodrug Department, Klinik fuer Tumorbiologie, Freiburg, Germany, 2010
Assistant Lecturer, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Ain Shams University, 2004-2009
Teaching Assistant, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Ain Shams University, 2000-2004
"Multi-Drug Resistance as a Problem Challenging Breast Cancer Chemotherapy," in Agressive Breast Cancer ed. by Regina H. DeFrina, pp. 53-100
"2-Methoxyestradiol Eeverses Doxorubicin Resistance in Human Breast Tumor Xenograft," Cancer Chemother Pharmacol, 62, no. 5, pp. 893-902, 2008
"2-Methoxyestradiol and Multidrug Resistance: Can 2-Methoxyestradiol Chemosensitize Resistant Breast Cancer Cells?" Breast Cancer Resistance Treatment 113, no. 1, pp. 9-19, 2008
"Modulation of Epirubicin Cytotoxicity by Tamoxifen in Human Breast Cancer Cell Lines," Biochemical Pharmacology 70, no. 5, pp. 725-32, 2005

Awards

German Egyptian Research Short Term Scholarship for Postdoctoral Studies in Germany, 2010
Award of International Publication, Ain Shams University, 2009
Federation International Pharmaceutical, Congress Travel Grant Award, 2009