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Prof. Mohamed Ahmed Abdel-Hakeem

Vice-dean for education and student affairs.

Dr. Mohamed Abdel-Hakeem is now the Vice Dean for education and student affairs. Also, he was the director of the quality assurance unit during the local accreditation administration


Dr. Mohamed Abd-Elhakeem received the B.Sc. in chemistry from the College of Science- Cairo University (1999), M. Sc. in organic chemistry from College of science- Cairo University (2006), and PH. D in organic chemistry from College of science- Ain Shams University (2011).

 In 2007 he joined the College of biotechnology- Misr University for Science and Technology as a teaching assistant, then a lecturer in 2011. He received an associate professor degree in biochemistry in 2017.

Dr. Mohamed teaches several courses on chemistry and nanotechnology to undergraduate and postgraduate students, including general chemistry, organic chemistry, experimental biochemistry, and nanobiotechnology.

His research interest is situated in the field of nanotechnology, especially nanomedicine.

Dr. Mohamed Published 15 scientific papers in international journals.


  • 1995 - 1999: B Sc. Chemistry – Geology; Faculty of Science; Cairo University (major degree very good).
  • 2003 - 2006: M Sc. Organic chemistry; Faculty of Science; Cairo University.
  • 2008 - 2011: Ph. D. Organic chemistry; Faculty of Science; Ain Shams University.


  1. Synthesis and antimicrobial activity of some new 2,3-disubstituted quinazoline-4(3H)-ones derivatives. Mohamed A. Abd-Elhakeem and Ahmed M. Elsayed. Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research, 2013, 5(5), 275-279
  2. New Colorimetric Method for Lipases Activity Assay in Microbial Media, Mohamed A. Abd-Elhakeem, Ahmed M. Elsayed and Taher A. Alkhulaqi. American Journal of Analytical Chemistry, 2013, 4, 442-444.
  3. Activity and stability of immobilized Candida rugosa lipase on chitosan coated Fe3O4 nanoparticles in aqueous and organic media. Mohamed A. Abd-Elhakeem, Ahmed M. Elsayed and Taher A. Alkhulaqi. Journal of Advances in Chemistry, 2014, 10 (3), 2478-2483.
  4. Simple, rapid, and efficient water purification by chitosan coated magnetite nanoparticles. Mohamed A. Abd-Elhakeem, Taher A. Alkhulaqi and Faisal S. Basaad. International Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. 2014, 5 (2), 117-121.
  5. Antimicrobial activity and cytotoxicity of silver nanoparticles formulated cream against Staphylococcus aureus dermal infection in albino rats. Mohamed A. Abd-Elhakeem, Ingy Badawy, Mohamed A. Hamzawy, Amira Raafat, Ahmed M. Elsayed, Matab Nadim, Ali Zaher, and Amna Shahin. Journal of Nanopharmaceutics and Drug Delivery. 2014, 2(3), 235-239.
  6. Hepatotoxicity and nephrotoxicity of repeated oral administration of silver nanoparticles in rats. Mohamed A. Abdelhakeem, Ingy Badawy, said El-Feky, Faten R.Abdel Ghaffar, Omar S. Abd-Elghaffar, Aya Adel, Faisal S. Basaad, Mariam Ali, Nourhan Magdy, and Roba Gomaa. Nanomedicine and nanobiology. 2015, 2(1), 54-58.
  7. Removing of heavy metals from water by chitosan nanoparticles. Mohamed A. Abd-Elhakeem, Maha M. Ramadan and Faisal S. Basaad. Journal of Advances in Chemistry. 2015, 11(7), 3765-3771.
  8. Extracellular Enzymatic Activity of Tuber maculatum and Tuber aestivum Mycelia. Matab Nadim, Shweta Deshaware, Neila Saidi, Mohamed A. Abd-Elhakeem, Heikki Ojamo, Salem Shamekh. Advances in Microbiology. 2015, 5(5), 523-530. 
  1. Production of extracellular lipases by some fungal isolates. M. Elsayed; Wedad, E. Eweda; T. S. El-Tayeb; A. Z. AbdelAzeiz and Mohamed A. Abd-Elhakeem. Journal of Biological Chemistry and Environmental Sciences. 2016, 11(1), 331-340.
  2. Efficacy of silver nanoparticles as antimicrobial agent against Salmonella infection and accompanied biochemical, immunological and histopathological changes in rats.    Mohamed A. Abd-Elhakeem, Ingy Badawy and Amira Raafat. Egyptian Journal of Pure and Applied Science. 2016, 54(2), 13-19.
  3. Effects of dietary chitosan nanoparticles on serum lipids concentration in high fat diet induced rats. Mohamed A. Abd-Elhakeem, Nourhan Farag and Marina Maurice. Egyptian Journal of Pure and Applied Science. Acceptance: 2016, 54(4), 17-21.
  4. Chitosan nanoparticles as hepato-protective agent against alcohol and fatty diet stress in rats. Mohamed A. Abd-Elhakeem, Mohamed S. Radwan, Aya H. Rady. Submitted to “journal of biochemistry international”. 2017, 4(1), 5-10
  5. Antitumor Activity of Rosmarinic Acid Encapsulated in Chitosan Nanoparticles. Yasmin Y.A. Darwish, Mohamed A. Abd-Elhakeem, Ahmed Ibrahim Abd El-Maksod, Hussein Sabit and Mokhtar El-Zawahri. Academic Journal of Cancer Research. 2018, 11 (1): 01-08.
  6. Doxorubicin loaded on chitosan-protamine nanoparticles triggers apoptosis via downregulating Bcl-2 in breast cancer cells. Mohamed A. Abdel-Hakeem, Omnia M. Abdel-Haseb, Shaimaa E. Abdel-Ghany, Emre Cevik, Hussein Sabit. Journal of drug delivery science and Technology. 2020, 55 101423.
  7. Curcumin Loaded Chitosan-Protamine Nanoparticles Revealed Antitumor Activity Via Suppression of NF-kB, Proinflammatory Cytokines and Bcl-2 Gene Expression in the Breast Cancer Cells. Mohamed A. Abdel-Hakeem*, Sara Mongy, Basant Hassan, Omnia I. Tantawi, Ingy Badawy. Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 110 (2021) 3298−3305