Dr. Amany Mohamed Abd El-Fatah Haroon

Dr. Amany Mohamed Abd El-Fatah Haroon

Associate Professor
National Institute of Oceanography and Fisheries, Egypt

Highest Degree
Ph.D. in Botany from University of Gdansk, Poland

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Dr. Amany Mohamed Haroon is currently working as Associate Professor in Hydrobiology at National Institute of Oceanography and Fishers Academy of Scientific Research and Technology, Cairo, Egypt. He has completed his PhD in Oceanology (Botany), Faculty of Biology, Geography and Oceanology, University of Gdansk, Poland in 1996, and Post doctorate in Hydrobiology from same Institute. Previously he was appointed as Demonstrator, Assistant Lecturer, and Lecturer at NIOF, El- Serw. He has 19 publications in journals contributed as author/co-author.

Area of Interest:

Plant and Soil Sciences
Natural Products
Plant Extracts

Selected Publications

  1. Hussian, A.M. and A.M. Haroon, 2019. Sensitivity of submerged aquatic macrophytes and their epiphytic microalgae to the different environmental variables in River Nile, Egypt. Int. J. Ecol. Environ. Sci., 45: 107-122.
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  2. Haroon, A.M. and S.M. Daboor, 2019. Nutritional status, antimicrobial and anti-biofilm activity of Potamogeton nodosus Poir. Egypt. J. Aquat. Biol. Fish., 23: 81-93.
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  3. Haroon, A.M., A.E.M. Hussian and S.M. El-Sayed, 2018. Deviations in the biochemical structure of some macroalgal species and their relation to the environmental conditions in Qarun Lake, Egypt. Egypt. J. Aquat. Res., 44: 15-20.
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  4. El-Sheekh, M.M., A.M. Haroon and S. Sabae, 2018. Seasonal and spatial variation of aquatic macrophytes and phytoplankton community at El-Quanater El-Khayria River Nile, Egypt. Beni-Suef Univ. J. Basic Applied Sci., 10.1016/j.bjbas.2018.03.002.
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  5. Haroon, A.M and A.E.M. Hussian, 2017. Ecological assessment of the macrophytes and phytoplankton in El-Rayah Al-Behery, River Nile, Egypt Egypt. J. Aquat. Res., 43: 195-203.
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  6. El-Sheekh, M.M., A.M. Haroon and S. Sabae, 2017. Activity of some Nile River aquatic macrophyte extracts against the cyanobacterium Microcystis aeruginosa. Afr. J. Aquat. Sci., 42: 271-277.
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  7. Haroon, A.M. and E.I. Abdel-Aal, 2016. Chemical composition and in vitro anti-algal activity of Potamogeton crispus and Myriophyllum spicatum extracts. Egypt. J. Aquat. Res., 42: 393-404.
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  8. Abdel-Aal, E.I., A.M. Haroon and J. Mofeed, 2015. Successive solvent extraction and GC-MS analysis for the evaluation of the phytochemical constituents of the filamentous green alga Spirogyra longata. Egypt. J. Aquat. Res., 41: 233-246.
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  9. Daboor, S.M., A.M. Haroon, N.A.E. Esmael and S.I. Hanona, 2014. Heavy metal adsorption of Streptomyces chromofuscusK101. J. Coastal Life Med., 2: 431-437.
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  10. Daboor, S.M. and A.M. Haroon, 2012. In vitro: Antimicrobial potential and phytochemical screening of some Egyptian aquatic plants. Egypt. J. Aquat. Res., 38: 233-239.
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  11. Haroon, A.M., 2010. Evaluation of the nutritional status of Nymphaea lotus L. and Pistia stratiotes L. shoots in relation to their utilization as fish and animal feed. Egypt. J. Aquat. Res., Vol. 36. .

  12. Sharshar, K.M. and A.M. Haroon, 2009. Comparative investigations on some biological and biochemical aspects in freshwater crayfish (Procambarus clarkii) fed on Eichhornia crassipes, Echinochloa stagnina L. and Polygonum tomentosum. Am.-Eurasian J. Agric. Environ. Sci., 5: 579-589.

  13. Haroon, A.M., K.M. Sharshar and M.F. Fareed, 2009. Investigations on Vibrio sp. isolated from diseased crayfish (Procambarus clarkii) with emphasis on biochemical characteristic and in vitro antibacterial effects of some plants extracts. World Appl. Sci. J., 6: 868-879.
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  14. Haroon, A.M., 2009. Factors affecting the elements distribution in Potamogeton pectinatus L. and Ceratophyllum demersum L. Egypt. J. Aquat. Res., 35: 483-495.

  15. Haroon, A. and S.M. Daboor, 2009. The role of different macrophytes groups in water quality, sediment chemistry and microbial flora of both irrigation and drainage canals. World Appl. Sci. J., 6: 1221-1230.
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  16. Haroon, A.M., 2008. Nutrition value and factors affecting the eneregy and biochemical composition of some macrophytes from lake Manzalah (Egypt). Egypt. J. Aquat. Res., 34: 143-157.

  17. Fareed, M.F., A.M. Haroon and S.A. Rabeh, 2008. Antimicrobial activity of some macrophytes from lake manzalah (Egypt). Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 11: 2454-2463.
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  18. Haroon, A.M., 2006. Effect of some macrophytes extracts on growth of Aspergillus parasiticus. Egyptian J. Aquatic Res., 32: 301-313.
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  19. Haroon, A.M., A. Szaniawska, M. Normant and U. Janas, 2000. The biochemical composition of Enteromorpha spp. from the Gulf of Gdansk coast on the southern Baltic Sea. Oceanologia, 42: 19-28.
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