Submissions from 2021


Fine particulate matter exposure in four transport modes of Greater Cairo, Rana Alaa Abbass, Prashant Kumar, and Ahmed El-Gendy


Biogenic and biocompatible silver nanoparticles for an apoptotic anti-ovarian activity and as polydopamine-functionalized antibiotic carrier for an augmented antibiofilm activity, Amr M. Abdelhameed, Mohamed G. Aboelmaati, Sara A. Abdel Gaber, and Wafaa E. Soliman

Toward Colorectal Cancer Biomarkers: The Role of Genetic Variation, Wnt Pathway, and Long Noncoding RNAs, Amany I. Abdel-Motaleb, Hassan M. Azzazy, and Ahmed Moustafa

Agricultural biotechnology: Revealing insights about ethical concerns, Logayn T. Abushal, Mohamed Salama, Musthafa Mohamed Essa, and M Walid Qoronfleh

Cost-Effective Face Mask Filter Based on Hybrid Composite Nanofibrous Layers with High Filtration Efficiency, Nageh K. Allam, Walaa A. Abbas, Basamat S. Shaheen, and Loujain G. Ghanem

On occasion of the pandemic: Reflections on Egyptian labour migration, Ibrahim Awad

Multifaceted role of phyto-derived polyphenols in nanodrug delivery systems, Zhejie Chen, Mohamed A. Farag, Zhangfeng Zhong, and Chen Zhang

Long term salinity disrupts the hepatic function, intestinal health, and gills antioxidative status in Nile tilapia stressed with hypoxia, Mahmoud A. Dawood, Ahmed E. Noreldin, and Hani Sewilam

Depression From a Precision Mental Health Perspective: Utilizing Personalized Conceptualizations to Guide Personalized Treatments, Reem Deif and Mohamed Salama

Potential health risks due to in-car aerosol exposure across ten global cities, Ahmed El-Gendy, Prashant Kumar, Sarkawt Hama, and Rana Alaa Abbass

Facilitating SARS CoV-2 RNA-Dependent RNA polymerase (RdRp) drug discovery by the aid of HCV NS5B palm subdomain binders: In silico approaches and benchmarking, Laila K. Elghoneimy, Muhammad I. Ismail, Frank M. Boeckler, and Hassan M. Azzazy

Electrospun nano-fibrous bilayer scaffold prepared from polycaprolactone/gelatin and bioactive glass for bone tissue engineering, Hend Elkhouly, Wael Mamdouh, and Dalia I. El-Korashy

Efficient drug delivery vehicles of environmentally benign nano-fibers comprising bioactive glass/chitosan/polyvinyl alcohol composites, Mayyada M. El-Sayed, Mohamed S. El-Okaily, Amira M. El-Rafei, and Mona Basha

Novel trends in extraction and optimization methods of bioactives recovery from pomegranate fruit biowastes: Valorization purposes for industrial applications, Sherine El-Shamy and Mohamed A. Farag

Biogenic copper nanoparticles from Avicennia marina leaves: Impact on seed germination, detoxification enzymes, chlorophyll content and uptake by wheat seedlings, Hanaa L. Essa, Mohamed S. Abdelfattah, Alaa S. Marzouk, and Zeinab Shedeed

Green Synthesis of Platinum and Palladium Nanoparticles Using L. Seed Alkaloids: Biological and Computational Studies, Sherif Ashraf Fahmy, Hassan Mohamed Azzazy, Basma M. Saleh, and Marwa Y. Issa

Alkaloids Self-Assembled Supramolecular Nanocapsules with Enhanced Antioxidant and Cytotoxic Activities, Sherif Ashraf Fahmy, Marwa Y. Issa, Basma M. Saleh, and Meselhy Ragab Meselhy

Measurement of Antioxidant Capacity of Meat and Meat Products: Methods and Applications, Mohamed A. Farag, Noemí Echegaray, Mirian Pateiro, and Paulo E. Munekata

Authentication of saffron spice accessions from its common substitutes via a multiplex approach of UV/VIS fingerprints and UPLC/MS using molecular networking and chemometrics, Mohamed A. Farag, Nesrine M. Hegazi, Amira R. Khattab, and Andrej Frolov

Mucilage as a functional food hydrocolloid: ongoing and potential applications in prebiotics and nutraceuticals, Mohamed A. Farag, Iman A. Kassem, Tolulope Joshua Ashaolu, and Rabab Kamel

Sweat metabolome and proteome: Recent trends in analytical advances and potential biological functions, Mohamed A. Farag, Ahmed Serag, Zaynab Shakkour, and Abdulsalam M. Halboup

Metabolic and biotransformation effects on dietary glucosinolates, their bioavailability, catabolism and biological effects in different organisms, Mohamed A. Farag, Zeinab T. Shakour, Naglaa G. Shehab, and Ahmed S. Gomaa

Biosensing approaches to detect potential milk contaminants: a comprehensive review, Mohamed A. Farag, Marie Tanios, Sara AlKarimy, and Hany Ibrahim

Green tea essential oil encapsulated chitosan nanoparticles-based radiopharmaceutical as a new trend for solid tumor theranosis, Nourihan Farrag, Amro Shetta, and Wael Mamdouh

Novel silicon bipodal cylinders with controlled resonances and their use as beam steering metasurfaces, Samar M. Fawzy, Ahmed M. Mahmoud, Yehea I. Ismail, and Nageh K. Allam

Aluminum sulfate regeneration from surface water treatment waste in Cairo, Egypt, Mahmoud M. Fouad, Ahmed S. El-Gendy, Mostafa M. Khalil, and Taha M. Razek

Binder-Free Electrospun Ni-Mn-O Nanofibers Embedded in Carbon Shells with Ultrahigh Energy and Power Densities for Highly Stable Next-Generation Energy Storage Devices, Loujain G. Ghanem, Doha M. Sayed, Nashaat Ahmed, and Mohamed Ramadan


Healthcare Protection Policies during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Lessons towards the Implementation of the New Egyptian Universal Health Insurance Law, Alaa Ghannam and Ayman Sebae

GABA receptors: structure, function, pharmacology, and related disorders, Amr Ghit, Dina Assal, Ahmed S. Al-Shami, and Diaa Eldin Hussein

3-Alkenyl-2-oxindoles: Synthesis, antiproliferative and antiviral properties against SARS-CoV-2, Adel S. Girgis, Siva S. Panda, Aladdin M. Srour, and Anwar Abdelnaser

Targeted doxorubicin delivery and release within breast cancer environment using PEGylated chitosan nanoparticles labeled with monoclonal antibodies, Omar Helmi, Fatma Elshishiny, and Wael Mamdouh

An Electromagnetic Vibration Energy Harvester with a Tunable Mass Moment of Inertia, Peter Ibrahim, Mustafa Arafa, and Yasser Anis


Employment Security in Egypt in Light of the COVID-19 Pandemic: Rethinking Policies and Practices, Heba M. Khalil and Kareem Megahed

Shape Memory Alloy Capsule Micropump for Drug Delivery Applications, Youssef Kotb, Islam Elgamal, and Mohamed Serry


After COVID-19: Mitigating Domestic Gender-based Violence in Egypt in Times of Emergency, Diana Magdy and Hind Ahmed Zaki


Executive Summary- Social Protection in Egypt: Mitigating the Socio-Economic Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Vulnerable Employment, Dina Makram-Ebeid, Amr Adly, Nadine Sika, Hania M Sholkamy, and Samer Atallah

New Variant With a Previously Unrecognized Mechanism of Pathogenicity in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, Ahmed Moustafa

Traces of SARS-CoV-2 RNA in Peripheral Blood Cells of Patients with COVID-19, Ahmed Moustafa, Rana Salah Khalel, and Ramy K. Aziz

Gut brain axis: an insight into microbiota role in Parkinson's disease, Sara Ayman Moustafa, Shrouk Mohamed, Abdelhameed Dawood, and Jihan Azar


On Mainstreaming Social Thinking in Macroeconomic Policies, Amira Othman, Hania Sholkamy, and Chahir Zaki

Phoenix dactylifera L. date tree pollen fertility effects on female rats in relation to its UPLC-MS profile via a biochemometric approach, Asmaa M. Otify, Abdel-Mohsem M. Hammam, and Mohamed Ali Farag

The International Parkinson Disease Genomics Consortium Africa, Mie Rizig, Njideka Okubadejo, Mohamed Salama, and Omotola Thomas

Association of health warning labels and motivation to quit waterpipe tobacco smoking among university students in the Eastern Mediterranean Region, Mohamed Salama, Dina Farran, Grace Khawam, and Rima Nakkash

Atypical pantothenate kinase-associated neurodegeneration with variable phenotypes in an Egyptian family, Mohamed Salama, Ali S. Shalash, Thomas W. Rösler, and Ibrahim Y. Abdelrahman

Supercapattery electrode materials by Design: Plasma-induced defect engineering of bimetallic oxyphosphides for energy storage, Amina A. Saleh, Nashaat Ahmed, Ahmed H. Biby, and Nageh K. Allam

Ethical Dimensions of Public Health Actions and Policies With Special Focus on COVID-19, Basma M. Saleh, Eman Mohamed Aly, Marwa Hafiz, and Rana M. Abdel Gawad

The Anti-Inflammatory Properties of Phytochemicals and Their Effects on Epigenetic Mechanisms Involved in TLR4/NF-κB-Mediated Inflammation, Haidy A. Saleh, Mohamed H. Yousef, and Anwar Abdelnaser

Effect of Gut Microbiota Biotransformation on Dietary Tannins and Human Health Implications, Ibrahim E. Sallam, Amr Abdelwareth, Heba Attia, and Ramy K. Aziz

Fabrication of gelatin/silk fibroin/phage nanofiber scaffold effective against multidrug resistant, W A. Sarhan, Hanadi G. Salem, M A. Khalil, and I M. El-Sherbiny

The Impact of Dietary Curcumin on the Growth Performance, Intestinal Antibacterial Capacity, and Haemato-Biochemical Parameters of Gilthead Seabream (), Hani Sewilam, Mahmoud A. Dawood, Ahmed M. Ashry, and Aziza M. Hassan

Dietary Cinnamon Successfully Enhanced the Growth Performance, Growth Hormone, Antibacterial Capacity, and Immunity of European Sea Bass (), Hani Sewilam, Mahmoud A. Dawood, Mahmoud M. Habiba, and Ebtehal E. Hussein

Secondhand Smoke Exposure is Associated with Prevalent Heart Failure: Longitudinal Examination of the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, T M. Skipina, B Upadhya, and Elsayed Z. Soliman

Exposure to secondhand smoke is associated with increased left ventricular mass, Travis M. Skipina, Bharathi Upadhya, and Elsayed Z. Soliman

Cannabis Use and Electrocardiographic Myocardial Injury, Travis M. Skipina, Bharathi Upadhya, and Elsayed Z. Soliman

Clarification of Arachidonic Acid Metabolic Pathway Intricacies, Hatem Tallima

Bioinformatics Analysis of Allele Frequencies and Expression Patterns of ACE2, TMPRSS2 and FURIN in Different Populations and Susceptibility to SARS-CoV-2, Mohammad Tarek, Hana Abdelzaher, Firas Kobeissy, and Hassan A. El-Fawal

A new addition to the embalmed fauna of ancient Egypt: Güldenstaedt's White-toothed Shrew, Crocidura gueldenstaedtii (Pallas, 1811) (Mammalia: Eulipotyphla: Soricidae), Neal Woodman, Salima Ikram, and Joanne Rowland

Value creation through peer communities of learners in an Egyptian context during the COVID-19 pandemic, Malak Zaalouk, Heba El-Deghaidy, Lamiaa Eid, and Lujain Ramadan

Submissions from 2020

Enhanced electrochemical energy storage properties of carbon coated Co3O4 nanoparticles-reduced graphene oxide ternary nano-hybrids, Muhammad Aadil, Sonia Zulfiqar, Humera Sabeeh, Muhammad Farooq Warsi, Muhammad Shahid, Ibrahim A. Alsafari, and Imran Shakir

Binder free mesoporous Ag-doped Co3O4 nanosheets with outstanding cyclic stability and rate capability for advanced supercapacitor applications, Muhammad Aadil, Sonia Zulfiqar, Muhammad Shahid, Sajjad Haider, Imran Shakir, and Muhammad Farooq Warsi

Microbial fuel cells with enhanced bacterial catalytic activity and stability using 3D nanoporous stainless steel anode, Alaa A. Abbas, Heba H. Farrag, Ehab El-Sawy, and Nageh K. Allam

Car users exposure to particulate matter and gaseous air pollutants in megacity Cairo, Rana Alaa Abbass, Prashant Kumar, and Ahmed El-Gendy

Recent Advances in the Regenerative Approaches for Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury: Materials Perspective, Walaa A. Abbas, Maha E. Ibrahim, Manar El-Naggar, Wessam A. Abass, Ibrahim H. Abdullah, Basem I. Awad, and Nageh K. Allam

Novel mineralized electrospun chitosan/PVA/TiO2 nanofibrous composites for potential biomedical applications: Computational and experimental insights, Walaa A. Abbas, Icell M. Sharafeldin, Mostafa M. Omar, and Nageh K. Allam

From driver of change to marginalised actor: organised labour in post-revolutionary Egypt from a comparative perspective, Nadine Abdalla and Jonas Wolff

Identification of Downhole Conditions in Sucker Rod Pumped Wells Using Deep Neural Networks and Genetic Algorithms, Ramez Abdalla, Mahmoud Abu El Ela, and Ahmed El-Banbi

Infrared subwavelength focusing metasurfaces for harvesting heat from the Earth's back radiation, Manar Abdel-Galil, Yehea Ismail, and Mohamed Swillam

The influence of raffinose on the growth performance, oxidative status, and immunity in Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus), Hany M.R. Abdel-Latif, Ali A. Soliman, Hani Sewilam, Rafa Almeer, Hien Van Doan, Mahmoud Alagawany, and Mahmoud A.O. Dawood

Programmable Passive Actuation for Adaptive Building Façade Design using Hygroscopic Properties of Wood, Sherif Morad Abdelkader Abdelmohsen

Effects of production, PVT and pipe roughness on multiphase flow correlations in gas wells, Mohamed A. Abd El-Moniem and Ahmed H. El-Banbi

A bistable electromagnetic energy harvester for low-frequency, low-amplitude excitation, Mohammed Ali Abdelnaby and Mustafa Arafa

Cross-layer resource allocation for critical MTC coexistent with human-type communications in LTE: A two-sided matching approach, Mohammed Y. Abdelsadek, Mohamed H. Ahmed, and Yasser Gadallah

A Critical MTC Resource Allocation Approach for LTE Networks with Finite Blocklength Codes, Mohammed Y. Abdelsadek, Yasser Gadallah, and Mohamed H. Ahmed

Vulnerability to climate change: Are innovative countries in a better position?, Dina M. Abdelzaher, Aleksey Martynov, and Angie M. Abdel Zaher

COVID-19 Genetic and Environmental Risk Factors: A Look at the Evidence, Hana Abdelzaher, Basma M. Saleh, Hebatalla A. Ismail, Marwa Hafiz, Macy Abou Gabal, Miranda Mahmoud, Sarah Hashish, Rana M.Abdel Gawad, Rami Y. Gharieb, and Anwar Abdelnaser

Dynamic programming models for maximizing customer lifetime value: An overview, Eman AboElHamd, Hamed M. Shamma, and Mohamed Saleh

A Machine-Learning-Based Technique for False Data Injection Attacks Detection in Industrial IoT, Mariam M.N. Aboelwafa, Karim G. Seddik, Mohamed H. Eldefrawy, Yasser Gadallah, and Mikael Gidlund

Developing a Rating Score for Out-of-Sequence Construction, Ibrahim S. Abotaleb, Islam H. El-Adaway, Michael W. Ibrahim, Awad S. Hanna, and Jeffrey S. Russell

Is Low Alveolar Type II Cell SOD3 in the Lungs of Elderly Linked to the Observed Severity of COVID-19?, Ahmed S. Abouhashem, Kanhaiya Singh, Hassan M.E. Azzazy, and Chandan K. Sen

Fabrication of pomegranate/honey nanofibers for use as antibacterial wound dressings, Sara S. Abou Zekry, Ahmed Abdellatif, and Hassan M.E. Azzazy

Authoritarian restitution in bad economic times Egypt and the crisis of global neoliberalism, Amr Adly

Boosting the cyclic stability and supercapacitive performance of graphene hydrogels via excessive nitrogen doping: Experimental and DFT insights, Nashaat Ahmed, Aya Amer, Basant A. Ali, Ahmed H. Biby, Yasmine I. Mesbah, and Nageh K. Allam

Synthesis of Self-Ordered Tantalum-Niobium Mixed Oxide Nanotubes and Their Use for Clean Hydrogen Production, Nashaat Ahmed, Ahmed M. Hafez, Mohamed Salama, and Nageh K. Allam

Formulation of simvastatin chitosan nanoparticles for controlled delivery in bone regeneration: Optimization using Box-Behnken design, stability and in vivo study, Wael Mamdouh Sayed Ahmed


Development and optimization of pectin/chitosan magnetic sponge for efficient cationic dyes removal using Box–Behnken design, Wael Mamdouh Sayed Ahmed and Olivia A. Attalla

Ternary hybrid of polyaniline-alanine-reduced graphene oxide for electrochemical sensing of heavy metal ions, Mehwish Akhtar, Amiza Tahir, Sonia Zulfiqar, Farzana Hanif, Muhammad Farooq Warsi, Philips O. Agboola, and Imran Shakir

Onset of the Jet Quenching Phenomenon, Mohammad. T. AlFiky, O. Elsherif, and Ahmed M. Hamed

Cooperative delay-constrained cognitive radio networks: Delay-throughput trade-off with relaying full-duplex capability, Ali Gaber Mohamed Ali, El Sayed Ahmed Youssef, Mohamed R.M. Rizk, Mohamed Salman, and Karim G. Seddik

Fullerene C76: An Unexplored Superior Electrode Material with Wide Operating Potential Window for High‐Performance Supercapacitors, Basant A. Ali, Ahmed H. Biby, and Nageh K. Allam

Public Perception of Rentier Elites in the Middle East and North Africa, Hamid E. Ali

Military Spending, Corruption, and the Welfare Consequences, Hamid E. Ali and Sakiru Adebola Solarin

Use of expanded polystyrene in developing solid brick masonry units, Youmna A.Y. Ali, Ezzat H.A. Fahmy, Mohamed N. AbouZeid, Yoursy B.I. Shaheen, and Mohamed N.Abdel Mooty

Use of expanded polystyrene wastes in developing hollow block masonry units, Youmna A.Y. Ali, Ezzat H.A. Fahmy, Mohamed N. AbouZeid, Yoursy B.I. Shaheen, and Mohamed N.Abdel Mooty

Experimental and DFT investigation of electronic structure and ferromagnetic stable state in pristine and Mn: SnO2 NPs, Rezq Naji Aljawfi, M. Abu-Samak, Shalendra Kumar, and Mohamed A. Swillam

The development of video streaming industry in Egypt: examining its market environment and business model, Rasha Allam and Sylvia Chan-Olmsted

Broad-band Organic-Silicon Nanowire Hybrid Composites for Solar Energy Applications, Sara M. Almenabawy and Mohamed A. Swillam

The effect of timely loss recognition and accrual quality on corporate bond spread: The influence of legal and financial institutions, Noha Aly Zaher, Ehab K.A. Mohamed, and Mohamed A.K. Basuony

Simulation analysis of functional MoSe2 layer for ultra-thin Cu(In,Ga)Se2 solar cells architecture, Tariq Alzoubi and Mohamed Moustafa

Cosm-nutraceutical nanovesicles for acne treatment: Physicochemical characterization and exploratory clinical experimentation, Sandra Sherif Amer and Wael Mamdouh Sayed Ahmed

Citizenship and secularisation(s), Ian A. Morrison