Samar Azab

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Personal information

Title: 

Professor of Pharmacology and Toxicology

Birthyear: 
1977

Contact information (private)

City: 
Cairo
Country: 
Egypt
Personal email address: 
samar_saad_azab@yahoo.com

Contact information (work)

Company name: 
Ain Shams University
Department: 
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy
City: 
Cairo
Country: 
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

Drug Resistance in Human Cancer

Molecular Basis of Cancer Development and Treatment 

Gene Therapy

Languages: 

Arabic

English

French

German

Jobs

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

Productions and works: 

"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

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