Gamal Ramadan is a Professor of immunology at the Physiology Division, Zoology Department, Faculty of Science, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt. He received his M.S. degree in physiology from Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt (1995), and the Ph.D. degree from the Hannover University, Hannover, Germany, in molecular immunology (1997–2001). His general specialty is physiology, and his specific and fine specialty is molecular and cellular immunology. He, moreover, joined the Institute of Virology, Bremen University, Bremen, Germany (1997–1999), and the Department of Clinical Immunology, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany (1999–2001), as a Guest Investigator. Ramadan also joined the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW), Blood and Marrow Transplantation Program, Milwaukee, WI, USA, as a Postdoctoral Fellow/Assistant Professor in molecular and cellular immunology from March 2003 to January 2005. He, moreover, worked as an Associate Professor at the Department of Biological Science, College of Science, King Faisal University, Saudi Arabia, from January 2007 to July 2012. In addition, he has many publications in local and international scientific journals, and he received many grants and awards from the government, international congresses and committees such as the MCW Cancer Centre Trainee Research Paper Award in basic science and the State Incentive Award in immunology from the Academy of Scientific Research and Technology, Cairo, Egypt. Furthermore, his newly discovered T-cell epitopes for Aspergillus fumigatus (11 epitopes) were recorded in the International Immune Epitope Database, La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology (LIAI), CA, USA. Also, he is a member, editor, and reviewer of a number of scientific societies and international journals.
Biography Updated on 2 December 2013