Marwan Emara

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Professor of Biochemistry and Cancer Biology


Director of Center for Aging and Associated Diseases

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Education: Doctor of Philosophy degree in biochemistry from Wrocław Medical University, Poland.

Research Areas: Biochemistry, Cancer Biology, Genetics , Molecular Biology, Medicine,  Neuroscience, Biological Sciences

Research Interests: Cancer biology, biochemistry

Keywords: Cancer, biology, Biochemistry, Medicine, Genetics


1) Kamel, A. S., Abdelkader, N. F., Abd El-Rahman, S. S., Emara, M., Zaki, H. F., & Khattab, M. M. (2018). Stimulation of ACE2/ANG(1–7)/Mas axis by diminazene ameliorates Alzheimer’s disease in the D-galactose-ovariectomized rat model: Role of PI3K/Akt pathway. Molecular Neurobiology, 55(10), 8188-8202.

2) Elsherbiny, M. E., Chen, H., Emara, M., & Godbout, R. (2018). ω-3 and ω-6 fatty acids modulate conventional and atypical protein kinase C activities in a brain fatty acid binding protein dependent manner in glioblastoma multiforme. Nutrients, 10(4) .

3) Mosad, R. R., Ali, M. H., Ibrahim, M. T., M. Shaaban, H., Emara, M., & Wahba, A. E. (2017). New cytotoxic steroidal saponins from cestrum parqui. Phytochemistry Letters, 22, 167-173. 

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1) Establishment of a small animal laboratory for molecular and pre-clinical imaging in the living body, STDF Capacity Building Fund