Prof. Wafaa Abd El-Ghany Abd El-Ghany
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Prof. Wafaa Abd El-Ghany Abd El-Ghany

Cairo University, Egypt

Highest Degree
Ph.D. in Veterinary Sciences from Cairo University, Egypt

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Dr. Wafaa Abd El-Ghany Abd El-Ghany is currently working as Associate Professor at Cairo University, Egypt. She obtained her Ph.D. in Animal and Veterinary Sciences from same University. Her main area of interest related to Animal and Veterinary Sciences. Her area of expertise includes Poultry, Viral, Veterinary, Avian, Mycotic, Diseases, Nutritional, Bacterial, and Parasitic. She has published 26 articles in journals contributed as author/co-author.

Area of Interest:

Animal and Veterinary Sciences
Poultry Science
Veterinary Medicine
Animal Feeding
Animal Diseases

Research Publications in Numbers


Selected Publications

  1. Shokry, M.H., I.A. Redwan, M.M. Amer and W. Ghany, 2018. Molecular detection of antibiotic resistance genes in identified of coagulase negative Staphylococci from chickens flocks and hatcheries in Egypt. Egypt. J. Vet. Sci., 49: 59-70.
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  2. Shokery, M.H., M.A. Bosila, W.A. Abd El-Ghany, I.A.H. Redwan and M.M. Amer, 2018. Pathogenicity of coagulase negative Staphylococcus chicken isolates to 10 days old broiler chickens. Egypt. J. Vet. Sci., 49: 49-57.
  3. Osman, K.M., A.D. Kappell, M. Elhadidy, F. ElMougy and W.A.A. El-Ghany et al., 2018. Poultry hatcheries as potential reservoirs for antimicrobial-resistant Escherichia coli: A risk to public health and food safety. Sci. Rep., Vol. 8. 10.1038/s41598-018-23962-7.
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  4. Ibrahim, F.F., W.A. Abd El-Ghany, E.M. El Rawy, M.M. Shaker and J. El-Jakee, 2018. The protective efficacy of locally prepared combined inactivated Mycoplasma gallisepticum and Pasteurella multocida vaccine in chickens. Biosci. Res., 15: 702-707.
  5. Abd El-Ghany, W.A., H.A. Ahmed and A.Z. Qandoos, 2018. Characterization of Pasteurella multocida in different Egyptian chicken flocks. JAPS: J. Anim. Plant Sci., 28: 1693-1700.
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  6. Zaki, M.M., W.A. Abd El-Ghany, M.M. Hady and R.M.S. Korany, 2016. Effect of certain phytobiotics on the immune response of newcastle disease vaccinated broiler chickens. Asian J. Poult. Sci., 10: 134-140.
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  7. Osman, K., W.A. El-Ghany, A. Orabi and M. Elnagmy, 2016. Antibiogram for environmental E. coli recovered from broilers. J. Egypt. Vet. Med. Assoc., 76: 375-380.
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  8. Hady, M.M., M.M. Zaki, W. Abd El-Ghany and R.M.S. Korany, 2016. Assessment of the broilers performance, gut healthiness and carcass characteristics in response to dietary inclusion of dried coriander, turmeric and thyme. Int. J. Environ. Agric. Res., 2: 153-159.
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  9. El-Ghany, W.A., 2016. Diseases of Psittacines. LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany, ISBN: 978-3-659-85619-8, pp: 96.
  10. El-Ghany, W.A., 2016. Bacterial Mycotic and Parasitic Avian Diseases. LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany, ISBN-13: 978-3-659-827976, pp: 284..
  11. Awaad, M.H.H., W.A. Abd El-Ghany, S.A. Nasef, M.S. El-Halawany, F.F. Mohamed and A.F. Gaber, 2016. Effect of Na-butyrate supplementation on electromicroscopy, virulence gene expression analysis and gut integrity of experimentally induced Salmonella enteritidis in broiler chickens. Asian J. Poult. Sci., 10: 126-133.
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  12. Abd El-Ghany, W.A., M.H. Awaad, S.A. Nasef and A.F. Gaber, 2016. Effect of sodium butyrate on Salmonella enteritidis infection in broiler chickens. Asian J. Poult. Sci., 10: 104-110.
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  13. Abd El-Ghany, W.A., M.H. Awaad and S.R. Nagwa, 2016. A trial for prevention of Campylobacter jejuni infection in broiler chickens using autogenus bacterin. Asian J. Poult. Sci., 10: 78-85.
  14. Ibrahim, W.A., W.A.A. El-Ghany, S.A. Nasef and M.E. Hatem, 2014. A comparative study on the use of real time polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) and standard isolation techniques for the detection of Salmonellae in broiler chicks. Int. J. Vet. Sci. Med., 2: 67-71.
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  15. Awaad, M.H.H., A.M. Atta, M.A. Elmenawey, H.B. Gharib and W.A. Abd-el-Ghany et al., 2013. The Effect of A Combination of β(1-3) D-Glucan and Propionibacterium granulosum on Productive Performance and Immune Modulation of Immunocompromised and Non-Immunocompromised Broiler Chickens. Vet. World, 6: 31-38.
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  16. Khelfa, D.G., W.A. Abd El-Ghany and H.M. Salem, 2012. The Effect of Clostridium difficile Experimental Infection on the Health Status of Weaned Rabbits. J. Appl. Sci. Res., 8: 4672-4677.
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  17. Khelfa, D.E.D.G., W.A. Abd El-Ghany and H.M. Salem, 2012. Serological and Molecular Typing of Clostriduim Perfringens and Its Toxins Recovered from Weaned Rabbit's Flocks in Egypt. Life Sci. J., 9: 2263-2271.
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  18. Khelfa, D.E.D.G., W.A. Abd El-Ghany and H.M. Salem, 2012. Recent Status of Clostridial Enteritis Affecting Early Weaned Rabbits in Egypt. Life Sci. J., 9: 2272-2279.
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  19. Abd El-Ghany, W.A., S.S.A. El-Shafii, M.E. Hatem and R.E. Dawood, 2012. A Trial to Prevent Salmonella Enteritidis Infection in Broiler Chickens Using Autogenous Bacterin Compared with Probiotic Preparation. J. Agric. Sci., 4: 91-108.
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  20. Abd El-Ghany, W.A., S.S.A. El-Shafii and M.E. Hatem, 2012. A survey on Salmonella species isolated from chicken flocks in Egypt. Asian J. Anim. Vet. Adv., 7: 489-501.
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  21. El-Ghany, W.A.A., 2011. Evaluation of autogenous Avibacterium paragallinarum bacterins in chickens. Int. J. Poultry Sci., 1078: 56-61.
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  22. El-Ghany, W.A.A., 2011. Comparison between immunoglobulins IgY and the vaccine for prevention of infectious bursal disease in chickens. Global Veterineria, 6: 16-24.
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  23. El-Ghany, W.A.A. and K. Madian, 2011. Control of experimental colisepticaemia in broiler chickens using sarafloxacin. Life Sci. J., 8: 318-328.
  24. Awaad, M.H.H., M.E. Hatem, W.A.A. El-Ghany, A. El-Sawy and A. Fathi, 2011. Certain epidemiological aspects of Aeromonas hydrophila infection in chickens. J. Am. Sci., 7: 761-770.
  25. Awaad, M.H.H., A.M. Atta, W.A.A. El-Ghany, M. Elmenawey and K. Ahmed et al., 2011. Effect of a specific combination of Mannan-Oligosaccharides and a-Glucans extracted from yeast cell wall on the health status and growth performance of ochratoxicated broiler chickens. J. Amer. Sci., 7: 82-96.
  26. El-Ghany, W.A.A., 2010. Comparative evaluation of the effect of coccidiostate and synbiotic preparations on prevention of Clostridium perfringens in broiler chickens. Global Veter., 5: 324-333.
  27. El-Ghany, W.A.A., 2009. The in vitro and in vivo evaluation of tiamulin and tilmicosin for the treatment of Mycoplasma gallisepticum infected broiler chickens. Int. J. Poult. Sci., 8: 1189-1198.
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  28. Madian, K., W.A.A. El-Ghany and G.M. Kamel, 2008. Efficacy of pefloxacin for the treatment of broiler chickens experimentally infected with Escherichia col O78: K 80. Proceeding of the 3rd Scientific Congress of the Egyptian Society for Animal Management, October 28-29, 2008, Giza, Egypt, pp: 94-105.
  29. El-Ghany, W.A.A., 2008. Assessment of the efficacy of certain antibiotics and volatile oils for the treatment of induced uMycoplasma gallisepticum infection in broiler chickens. J. Egyp. Vet. Med. Assoc., 69: 283-307.
  30. Awaad, M.H.H., K. Madian, W.A.A. El-Ghany and A. Etman, 2008. Concomitant effect of bovine IgG rich fraction and probiotics in controlling chicken colisepticemia. Proceeding of the 8th Scientific Conference of the Egyptian Veterinary Poultry Association, March, 10-13, 2008, Cairo, Egypt, pp: 162-174.
  31. Abd El-Ghany, W.A., 2008. Diagnostic investigation on Mycoplasma gallisepticum infections in different Egyptian breeder and broiler chicken flocks. J. Egyp. Vet. Med. Assoc., 68: 29-45.
  32. El-Ghany, W.A.A., K.M. Aziza, M. Amer, S.S.A. El-Gaid and M.M. Amer, 2007. Comparison study on the efficacy of a probiotic and different anticoccidial drugs against Eimeria tenella infection in broiler chickens. Proceeding of the 9th Scientific Conference (1st International) of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, April 24-27, 2007, Cairo University, pp: 245-263.
  33. Amer, M.M., W.A.A. El-Ghany, A.M. Amer, A.A. Hanafei and G.A. Zhair, 2007. The efficacy of diclazuril liquid formulation in the prevention and control of coccidiosis in broiler chickens. Proceeding of the 5th Scientific Conference of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, November 6-9, 2007, Beni-Suef University, pp: 96-101.
  34. Amer, M.M., K.M. EL-Bayomi, W.A.A. El-Ghany, M.A. Kotkat, S.S. Abd El-Gaid and M.A. Shakal, 2007. The efficacy of live infectious bursal disease vaccines in commercial maternally immunized ten days old chickens. Proceeding of the 5th Scientific Conference of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, November 6-9, 2007, Beni-Suef University, pp: 23-33.
  35. Amer, M.M., K.M. EL-Bayomi, M.A. Kotkat, W.A.A. El-Ghany, M.A. Shakal and S.S.A. El-Gaid, 2007. Isolation, molecular characterization and pathogenicity studies of infectious bursal disease field virus isolates. Proceeding of the 5th Scientific Conference of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, November, 6-9, 2007, Beni-Suef University, pp: 41-51.
  36. Amer, M.M., A.A. Hanafei, G.A. Zhair and W.A.A. El-Ghany, 2007. Immune response of broiler breeder chickens to inactive avian influenza H5N1 vaccine under field conditions. Proceeding of the 5th Scientific Conference of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Beni-Suef University, November 6-9, 2007, pp: 79-86.
  37. Wafaa, A., A. El-Ghany, K. Madian, E.A. El-Aty and G.M. Kamel, 2006. The effect of combined competitive exclusion (CE) culture with Mannan-oligosaccharides (MOS) and ciprofloxacin on Salmonella enteritidis colonization in broiler chickens. Proceeding of the 12th Scientific Congress of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, December 10-12, 2006, Assiut University, pp: 493-536.
  38. Madian, K. and W.A.A. El-Ghany, 2006. Study on the effects of prebiotic, synbiotic and probiotic as alternatives to antibiotic growth promoter, on the performance, intestinal colonization, humoral immune response and clinical serum chemistry in the broiler chickens. Proceeding of the 3rd International Conference of the Veterinary Research Division, December 5-6, 2006, Cairo, Egypt, pp: 145-172.
  39. Amer, M.M. and W.A.A. El-Ghany, 2006. The effect of different Newcastle disease live vaccines and vaccination schedules on the immune response and performance of broiler chickens serologically positive to mycoplasmas. Beni-Suef Vet. Med. J., 16: 18-26.
  40. Amer, M.M. and W.A.A. El-Ghany, 2006. Bacterial causes of decrease in performance of breeder chicken flocks. Beni-Suef Vet. Med. J., 16: 61-69.
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