Dr. Ahmed Kamal Abd El-Samad El-Attar

Dr. Ahmed Kamal Abd El-Samad El-Attar

Associate Professor
Agricultural Research Center, Egypt


Highest Degree
PostDoc Fellow in Molecular Biology from University of Gothenburg, Sweden

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Biography

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Area of Interest:

Molecular Sciences
100%
Virology
62%
Biotechnology
90%
Molecular Biology
75%
Edible Vaccine
55%

Selected Publications

  1. El-Kammar, H.F., O.M. El-Banna, A.H. Hamed, M.S. Abbas and A.K. El-Attar, 2016. Serological, molecular and ultrastructural studies on tobacco rattle virus-infected potato plants in Egypt. J. Plant Pathol., 98: 15-24.
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  2. Ahmed, E.A., O.Y. Shalaby, E.F. Dwidar, S.A. Mokbel1 and A.K. El-Attar, 2016. Ultrastructural changes in tomato plant induced by phytoplasma infection and attempts for its elimination using tissue culture techniques. Egypt. J. Virol., 13: 34-51.

  3. Sallam, A.A.A., A.G. Farag, E.K. Elbeshehy, A.K. El Attar and S.A. Sabik, 2015. Partial nucleotide sequence of the family Bunyaviridae associated with a mosaic-diseased fig. in north Egypt. Int. J. Virol., 11: 77-86.
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  4. El-Attar, A.K., 2015. Egyptian isolate of the Iris yellow spot virus from onion crop: Molecular characterization and sequence diversity of the nucleocapsid protein gene. Egypt. J. Virol., 12: 96-108.

  5. Mokbel, S.A. and A.K. El-Attar, 2014. Effect of gamma irradiation on production of phytoplasma-free hibiscus plantlets. Egypt. J. Virol., 11: 35-45.

  6. Mazyad, A.A., A.A. Kheder, A.K. El-Attar, W. Amer, H.I. Mahasen and A.F. Amal, 2014. Characterization of strawberry latent ring spot virus (SLRSV) on strawberry in Egypt. Egypt. J. Virol., 11: 219-235.

  7. Lapidot, M., D. Gelbart, A. Gal-On, G. Anfoka and F.H. Ahmed et al., 2014. Frequent migration of introduced cucurbit-infecting begomoviruses among Middle Eastern countries. Virol. J., Vol. 11. 10.1186/1743-422X-11-181.
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  8. Hamed, A.H., A.K. El-Attar and O.H.M. El-Banna, 2014. First record of a phytoplasma associated with faba bean (Vicia faba L.) witches'-broom in Egypt. Int. J. Virol., 10: 129-135.
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  9. Farrag, A.A., A.K. El-Attar, O.H.M. El-Banna, A.I. Ibrahim and H.M. Mazyad, 2014. Squash leaf curl virus (SLCV) incidence and severity on phaseolus vulgars in Egypt. Egypt. J. Virol., 11: 112-123.

  10. Farrag, A.A., A.K. El-Attar, O.H.M. El-Banna, A.I. Ibrahim and H.M. Mazyad, 2014. Molecular and biological characterization of squash leaf curl virus (SLCV) affecting common beans in Egypt. Egypt. J. Virol., 11: 14-27.

  11. El-kady, M.A.S., A.B. Badr, A.K. El-Attar, H.M.A. Waziri and K.E.A. Saker, 2014. Characterization and molecular biology studies of bean common mosaic potyvirus isolated from bean plants in Egypt. Egypt. J. Virol., 11: 124-135.

  12. El-Turkey, A., A.K. El-Attar, A.E. Aboulata, B. Othman and K.A. Eldougdoug, 2014. Expression of recombinant gD2 protein in transgenic tomato plants for development of a plant-derived vaccine against herpes simplex virus-2. Egypt. J. Virol., 11: 1-13.

  13. El-Attar, A.K., S.A. Mokbel and A.H. Hamed, 2014. Characterizations of the Egyptian isolate of Onion yellow dwarf virus infecting onion and development of virus-free plantlets. Egypt. J. Virol., 11: 68-81.

  14. El Rahmany, R.G., A.K. El-Attar, H.S. Zein, N.A. Abdallah and H.M. Mazyad, 2014. Identification and characterization of the Egyptian isolate of the cucurbit yellow stunting disorder virus. Arab J. Biotechnol., 17: 29-42.

  15. Ahmed, A.E., O.Y. Shalaby, E.F. Dwidar, A.S. Mokbel and A.K. El-Attar, 2014. Occurrence, etiology and molecular characterization of phytoplasma diseases on Solanum lycopersicum crop in Egypt. Egypt. J. Virol., 11: 244-261.

  16. Aboul-Ata, A.A., A. Vitti, M. Nuzzaci, A.K. El-Attar and G. Piazzolla et al., 2014. Plant-based vaccines: Novel and low-cost possible route for mediterranean innovative vaccination strategies. Adv. Virus Res., 89: 1-35.
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  17. Abdel-Salam, A.M., A.K. El-Attar and C.F. Gambley, 2014. Production of polyclonal antisera to a recombinant coat protein of Potato virus y expressed in Escherichia coli and its application for immunodiagnosis. Int. J. Virol., 10: 1-16.
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  18. Mokbel, A.S., A.K. El Attar and A.G. Farag, 2013. Detection and molecular characterization of phytoplasma associated with hibiscus witches'-broom in Egypt. Egypt. J. Virol., 10: 162-171.

  19. El-Banna, O.H.M., M.S. Mikhail, A.K. El Attar and A.A.R. Aljamali, 2013. Molecular and electron microscope evidence for an association of phytoplasma with sesame phylody in Egypt. Egypt. J. Phytopathol., 41: 1-14.

  20. Abdel-Salam, A.M., A.K. El-Attar and A.M. Soliman, 2013. The use of native and denatured recombinant coat protein forms for induction of good quality antisera for Potato virus X and Potato leaf roll virus. Am. J. Res. Commun., 1: 70-86.
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  21. Aboul-Ata, A.E., H. Mazyad, A.K. El-Attar, A.M. Soliman and G. Anfoka et al., 2011. Diagnosis and control of cereal viruses in the Middle East. Adv Virus Res., 81: 33-61.
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  22. El-Attar, A.K., B.Y. Riad, A. Saad, A.M. Soliman and H.M. Mazyad, 2010. Expression of the coat protein gene of potato leafroll virus in Escherichia coli and development of polyclonal antibodies against recombinant coat protein. Arab J. Biotech., 13: 85-98.
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  23. El-Araby, W.S., I.A. Ibrahim, A.A. Hemeida, A. Mahmoud, A.M. Soliman, A.K. El-Attar and H.M. Mazyad, 2009. Biological, serological and molecular diagnosis of three major potato viruses in Egypt. Int. J. Virol., 5: 77-88.
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  24. Soliman, A.M., B.N. Barsoum, G.G. Mohamed, A.K. El-Attar and H.M. Mazyad, 2006. Expression of the coat protein gene of the Egyptian isolate of potato virus X in Escherichia coli and production of polyclonal antibodies against it. Arab J. Biotechnol., 9: 115-128.
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  25. El-Attar, A.K., A.A. Shalaby, H.M. Mazyad, J.M. Keith, A.M. Shamloul, B.Y. Riad and A. Saad, 2004. Expression of chimeric HCV peptide in transgenic plants infected with recombinant alfalfa mosaic virus for development of a plant-derived vaccine against HCV. Afr. J. Biotechnol., 3: 588-594.
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