The Interdisciplinary Scientific Research Center was established to provide diverse instrumentation and expertise for researchers in fields ranging from biological and medical sciences, advanced studies in genetic engineering, stem cells research, chemistry, physics, and engineering, facilitating interdisciplinary collaboration that is crucial in the understanding, development, and translation of innovative technologies.
Prof. Dr. Mahmoud Elsabahy (Director)
Dr. Mahmoud Elsabahy is the Director of the BUC Science Academy. He has been the Assistant Director of the Laboratory for Synthetic-Biologic Interactions at Texas A&M University (2011-2020) and, currently, he is a visiting scientist at Texas A&M University (Texas, USA), a Professor at the Faculty of Pharmacy (Assiut University, Egypt). He has completed M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees from the Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Montreal “Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology” (Montreal, Canada). He contributed to ca. 80 publications, all in international top-profile peer-reviewed journals, book chapters, and international patents, and he is the PI/senior investigator on several grant applications. The publications include those furthering the use of nanotechnology in the targeted delivery of therapeutic and diagnostic agents (e.g., corresponding author for several articles in Nature Communications, Chemical Society Reviews, Journal of the American Chemical Society, Nano Letters, Journal of Controlled Release, Accounts of Chemical Research, etc.). In May 2016, he received the National Egyptian Incentive Award and in August 2017, he received the Excellence Medal “First Class” from the Egyptian President.
BUC Research & Innovation Stratigic Plan
BUC Main Research Priorities and the Supporting Interdisciplinary Research Areas: