Name: Mohammed I. El-Gamal, Ph.D.

Affiliation:

Star Postdoctoral Fellow of Medicinal Chemistry,
Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST), Seoul, Republic of Korea.
University of Science and Technology (UST), Daejeon, Republic of Korea.
Department of Medicinal Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Mansoura University, Mansoura, Egypt.

Phone no: (971) 6 505 7407

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Address:

<39-1> Hawolgok-dong,
Seongbuk-ku, Seoul,
Republic of Korea.
Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST),
Center for Biomaterials, Lab#2222.

Research Interests:

  • Medicinal Chemistry and Drug Design.
  • Organic Synthesis.
  • Bioorganic Chemistry.
  • Biological evaluation of therapeutically-efficient organic compounds, including pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics.
  • Molecular modeling and chemoinformatics.
  • Molecular Imaging.
  • Structure elucidation using different spectroscopic techniques (such as MS, IR, 1H NMR, 13C NMR, and 2D NMR such as COSY, HMBC, and HMQC).
  • Purification of products from reaction mixtures both by simple solvent crystallization methods and advanced preparative chromatographic methods.
  • Good experience in making different biological screening methods such as carrageenininduced paw oedema method in rats for screening of antiinflammatory activity.

Familiarity and experience in operating and interpretation of results obtained from:

  • NMR spectrometers.
  • Microwave reactors.
  • HPLC and MPLC.
  • IR instruments. 

Biography:

Awards Recognitions:

  • International R&D Academy (IRDA) Excellence Award: for my research achievements in 2011. [Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST), Feb. 10th, 2012, on the occasion of KIST’s 46th anniversary commemorative ceremony]. 
  • Academic Excellence Award: for my research achievements over the Ph.D. course. [Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST), Aug. 8th, 2012, at the commencement ceremony].
  • Excellence Award: for my research achievements over the Ph.D. course. [University of Science and Technology (UST), Aug. 17th, 2012, at the commencement ceremony].
  • 2012 UST Research Paper Award - Best Award of Paper Field: for my papers published in 2011. 
  • [University of Science and Technology (UST), Aug. 29th, 2012].
  • Publication of our review article in Medicinal Research Reviews has been reported on the official website of 
  • Biological Research Information Center (BRIC) in the Republic of Korea.