Zewail City scientists discover the cause of neural dysfunction

12 April 2014

د. شريف الخميسيThe genetic material, the DNA molecule, is tightly wound to fit the tiny space in the nucleus of each of our cells. However, the DNA, about two meters long, needs to be unwound during processes of transcription for making proteins, or during replication in cell division. The unwinding is conducted by unique set of enzymes.   continue reading

Zewail City of Science and Technology participates in BioVision Alexandria (BVA) 2014

7 April 2014

Zewail City's Professors at BVA 2014A delegation from Zewail City is participating in BioVision Alexandria 2014, the biggest International conference that take place in Alexandria, Egypt, on 7-9 April 2014. The delegation includes Dr. Sameh Ali, Director of Center for Aging and Associated Diseases (CAAD), Dr. Ayman El-Shibiny, Associate Professor of Biology at the University of Science and Technology, Dr. Fareed Aboul-ela, Associate Professor of Physics at University of Science and Technology, and a group of research and teaching assistants.   continue reading