Recent News

Dr. Shaaban Khalil publishes new study in top journal

Dr. Shaaban Khalil, Director of the Center for Theoretical Physics, along with a team of researchers from Egypt and the UK, have published a research paper titled “Right-handed sneutrino-antisneutrino oscillations in a TeV scale Supersymmetric B-L model” in Physical Review D.

Zewail City research study highlighted in Nature Middle East

A new study published in Molecular Nutrition and Food Research by Dr. Sameh Ali, Director of the Center for Aging and Associated Diseases, has been highlighted by Nature Middle East (NME).

Dr. Sameh Ali published a study in a high impact journal

Dr. Sameh Ali, Director of the Center for Aging and Associated Diseases at Zewail City of Science and Technology, published a study titled “Mitochondria/membrane interactions in cellular response to stress” in the Journal of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB Journal).

Zewail City to open the first research lab of its kind in Africa and Middle East

Zewail City of Science and Technology is currently establishing a research laboratory for studies that focus on the role of cell metabolism and mitochondrial function in the pathogenesis of human diseases, said Dr. Sameh Ali, Director of the Center for Aging and Associated Diseases. During a lecture delivered at Mansoura University’s Urology and Nephrology Center, Ali said the lab, which is expected to be completed within the coming two months, will be the first of its kind in Africa and the Middle East

Dr. Nagwa El-Badri receives STDF contract for Stem Cell Research Center

Dr. Nagwa El-Badri, Chair of Biomedical Sciences at The University of Science and Technology, received the Science and Technology Development Fund Grant for Centers of Scientific Excellence (STDF-CSE) in a ceremony held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Cairo on Thursday, 23 May. The 10 million EGP grant will go to establishing a Center of Excellence for Stem Cell Research and Regenerative Medicine at Zewail City of Science and Technology. The award also provides for a cord blood and tissue bank facility to be established at collaborating institute, Assiut University.

Zewail City hosts special event for Zewail City Friends

Zewail City of Science and Technology hosted a huge celebration on Friday, 19 April, in honor of Zewail City Friends (ZCF) who reached the one million fans milestone on their official Facebook Page.

Dr. Sameh Ali to deliver lecture at Cairo University’s Science Day

Dr. Sameh Ali, director of the Center for Aging and Associated Diseases (CAAD), was invited to deliver a lecture on Wednesday, 17 April, at Cairo University’s Science Day titled “Research: Towards a better Future!”. The event was organized by the university’s Faculty of Physical Therapy, with the aim of increasing students and faculty awareness and understanding of the importance of research to clinicians.

Dr. Sameh Ali to give talk at international meeting

Dr. Sameh Ali, director of Zewail City’s Center for Aging and Associated Diseases, has been invited to deliver a talk at Experimental Biology (EB) 2013, scheduled to be held from 20- 24 April in Boston, USA. EB is the world's largest meeting of scientists and researchers in the fields of anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, pathology, nutrition, and pharmacology. The meeting will include over 20,000 attendees.

Zewail City hosts First Annual Biomedical Sciences Symposium

Zewail City of Science and Technology will be hosting the First Annual Biomedical Sciences Symposium in cooperation with Al-Razi Society for Self Development (ASSD) on 1-2 April 2013. The symposium will be held at the City’s Campus in Sheikh Zayed District, 6th of October City.

Zewail City Now Accepting Online Invention Submissions

Zewail City of Science and Technology is proud to announce that we will now begin receiving your inventions and ideas through our new section “Inventions Gate”.

STDF awards LE 10 M grant to Zewail City of Science and Technology

Dr. Nagwa El-Badri, the Chair of Biomedical Sciences at The University of Science and technology, successfully secured a grant of LE10 million from STDF (the Science and Technology Development Fund) to establish a Center of Excellence for Stem Cell Research and Regenerative Medicine at Zewail City.. The center will provide state of the art equipment and facilities to train students and young scientist in the field of stem cell research. The award also provides for a cord blood and tissue bank facility to be established at collaborating institute, Assiut University

Zewail City, heads of Egyptian universities meet to discuss collaboration

Zewail City of Science and Technology hosted a meeting on 20 March, with a number of heads, deputy heads, deans and representatives of various public and private Egyptian universities to discuss potential scientific collaboration.

High school students visit Zewail City

In an unprecedented step, Zewail City of Science and Technology opened its doors to dozens of high schools students from Cairo, Giza and Dakahlia Governorates.

Zewail City, AUC to discuss possible areas of collaboration

Dr. Sherif Sedky, The University of Science and Technology's Founding Provost, will meet with a delegation from the American University in Cairo (AUC), headed by AUC President Dr. Lisa Anderson, on Sunday, 10 March 2013. During the meeting, the two parties will discuss possible areas of collaborations between the two entities in the near future.

The University of science and Technology at Zewail City begins admissions process

The University of Science and Technology at Zewail City is pleased to announce it is now accepting admission requests for high school graduates (Thanaweya Amma, Thanaweya Azharia, and foreign diplomas) with a score of at least 90 percent or the equivalent.