Raafat El-Awady received his Ph.D. degree in pharmacology. He works as an Associate Professor of pharmacology at the Department of Pharmacology and Pharmaceutics, College of Pharmacy, Sharjah University, Sharjah, UAE. He serves as a Reviewer of the World Journal Surgical Oncology, Carcinogenesis Journal, International Journal of Oncology, and Saudi Medical Journal. He is a Member of the German DNA Repair Network and a Member in the Emirates Medical Association. His research interests include pharmacogenomics and individualized cancer therapy; the regulation of cell cycle checkpoints after cancer chemotherapy; cell cycle checkpoints and DNA repair; induction and repair of DNA damage in mammalian cells; the regulation of homologous DNA recombination and nonhomologous end joining during the repair of DNA double-strand breaks.
Biography Updated on 4 November 2012