The fourth year students showcased their projects in the frame of the research

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 A world based on Projects

The event took place on Wednesday 4/12/2019.

Under the sponsorship of prof. Dr. Mahmoud Koheil and in the presence of:

Prof. Dr. Aly Abdelaziz

Vice President of O6U for students and education affairs

Prof. Dr. Mahmoud Koheil          Dean of Faculty of Pharmacy

Prof. D. Yehia El-Baghdady        Dean of Faculty of Dentistry

Prof. Dr. Nabaweya Moussa        Vice Dean of Faculty of Pharmacy for students and education affairs

Prof. Dr. Mohammed Abdallah    Vice Dean for Scientific Research of Faculty of Medical Sciences

Prof. Fr. Essam Abdelsattar            Ex. Head od Pharmacognosy Department, Cairo University

Prof. Dr. Fathy Soliman                  Professor of Pharmacognosy, Cairo University

Dr. Saad El Hendy                       Vice President of the Pharmacists Syndicate of Giza and Head of Department at Faculty of Pharmacy

Staff members and their assistants in addition to the students

The fourth year participated with five projects, which were carried out in the pharmacognosy and microbiology laboratories of the faculty, in co-operation with the national research center laboratories.

Those projects were within the practical course activities for the first and fourth year students for the “medicinal plants” and the “chromatography” courses in order to prepare students for a world based on projects.

The projects were:

1-      In silico and in vitro investigation of the biological activity of dimethyl anthranilate isolated from petit grain mandarin agro-waste

This project aims to use the agro-wastes of the mandarin leaves to produce volatile oils and other products to be used in medicinal and multinational industries.

2-      Extraction of limonene as a value added product from orange peel waste

It aimed to the aromatic oils extraction and manufacturing of active constituents from the agro-wastes of oranges.

3-      GC/MS analysis and biological activities of anise oil and its major constituents

It aims to the extraction of the anise fruit oil analyzing it and transforming it into pharmaceutical products.

4-      Potential biological activities of glycyrrhizin as the major constituents  isolated from liquorice root 

This project extracts liquorice and isolates its active constituents.

5-      GC/MS based method for detection of N-nitrosodimethylamine in ranitidine dosage forms available in the Egyptian market

This project aims to solve the Ranetedine drug problem being contaminated with the carcinogen nitro-amine.