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Professor of Biochemistry
Samar Kassim
1962

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Cairo
Egypt

Languages

Arabic
English

Contact information / Work

Ain Shams University
Faculty of Medicine
Cairo
Egypt

Education

PhD in Medical Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, 1994
MSc in Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, 1991
MBBCh of Medicine and Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, 1985

Competences

Molecular Biology of Epithelial Tumors
Medical Biochemistry
Bioinformatics

Work history

Jobs: 
Professor of Medical Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, 2005-present
Visitor Scientist, Department of Biological Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, UK, 2002
Associate Professor of Medical Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, 2001-2005
Lecturer, Department of Medical Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, 1995-2001
Research associate, Dept. of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, North Carolina, USA, 1992-1994
Honorary office and memberships: 
Member, The Egyptian Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Member, The Egyptian Society for Tumor Markers Oncology
Productions and works: 
"Association System for Breast Cancer Microarray Data," International Journal of Intelligent Computing and Information Science (IJICIS), 9, 2009
"Potential Biochemical and Physiological Predisposing Factors and Vascular Diseases in Nulligravid Women of Reproductive Age," EJB, 26, pp. 440-452, 2008
"Antiproliferative Effect of Hepatitis C Virus on Mitogen Stimulated Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells: Potential Role in Viral Persistence in Egyptian Patients," Clinical Biochemistry, pp. 1173–1179, 2007
"The Cell Cycle Regulators P16INK4a, P15INK4b and Cyclin D1: Relationship to Clinicopathologic Parameters and Disease-Free Survival in Egyptian Laryngeal Carcinoma Patients," Cancer Genomics & Proteomics, 2, pp. 239 – 246, 2005
"Detection of bladder carcinoma by combined testing for hyaluronidase and cytokeratin 20 RNAs," Cancer, pp. 1356-1362, 2005

Awards

The late Professor Momtaz Mohamed al-Sawi award in the field of laboratory medicine and blood diseases (an award granted from the Academy of Scientific Research), 2007
Molecular Biology Excellency Award, 1998