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Abdel-Wahab, Yasser Dr

Senior Lecturer

Academic and Professional Qualifications

1985: MB, BCh Medicine, Cairo University, Egypt.

1993: DPhil Diabetes, University of Ulster, Coleraine.

Career History

2004 present: Senior Research Fellow, University of Ulster, Coleraine.

2002 - 2004: Research Fellow, University of Ulster, Coleraine.

1995 - 2002: Research Officer, University of Ulster, Coleraine.

1993 - 1995: Research Fellow, Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, USA.

1990 - 1993: PhD studies, University of Ulster, Coleraine.

1989 - 1990: Clinical attachment, Cuckfield Hospital, West Sussex.

1987 - 1989: Senior House Officer, Ain Shams University Cairo, Egypt.

Teaching & Learning Activities

Human Anatomy; Diabetes and Endocrinology.

School of Biomedical Sciences University of Ulster Coleraine campus Cromore Road Coleraine Co. Londonderry BT52 1SA

Tel :+44 (0)28 7032 4354 Fax:+44 (0)28 7032 4965 Email: y.abdel-wahab@ulster.ac.uk Brief profile

MB. BCh. (1985), Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, Egypt and PhD (1993) from University of Ulster, Coleraine. Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Creighton University, School of Medicine, USA (1994-95), Postdoctoral Researcher at the University of Ulster at Coleraine (1995-2007) before taking up current appointment as Senior Lecturer in Biomedical Sciences at the University of Ulster in 2007. Dr Abdel-Wahab has over 60 peer-reviewed publications, invited speaker at many national and international conferences and is a Patent holder. Research interests

- Discovery, targets and action of antidiabetic drugs from natural resources
- Antidiabetic actions of structurally modified peptides
- Glycation of pancreatic islet peptides and proteins
- Stem cell and gene therapy in diabetes Teaching interests

Human Anatomy and Physiology, Diabetes and Natural Antidiabetic drug discovery.

Abdel-Wahab, Yasser Dr

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Dr Yasser Abdel-Wahab
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Biomedical Sciences Research Institute

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Room Y125
School of Biomedical Sciences
University of Ulster
Coleraine campus
Cromore Road
Coleraine
Co. Londonderry
BT52 1SA

phone: +44 28 70124354
Email: y.abdel-wahab@ulster.ac.uk

Abdel-Wahab, Yasser Dr - Publications