Dr. Mohamed Abdel-Montaser Abouzeid

Dr. Mohamed Abdel-Montaser Abouzeid

University of Naples Federico II, Italy

Highest Degree
Ph.D. in Defense of Environmental Resources from University of Naples Federico II, Italy

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Dr. Mohamed Abdel-Montaser Abouzeid is currently working as Professor of Microbiological Sciences, Microbiology Department, Faculty of Science, University of Ain Shams. He has completed his Ph.D. in Defense of Environmental Resources from Universita Degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Italy. He is serving as reviewer for Asian Journal of Science, Research Journal on Microbiology, Journal of Mediterranean Phytopathological Union, and Journal of European Weed Research Society and Journal of Agriculture Science Technology. He has published 36 research articles in journals, 1 chapter in book and 11 papers in conferences contributed as author/co-author.

Area of Interest:

Plant and Soil Sciences
Weed Management

Selected Publications

  1. Fathey, R., O.M. Gomaa, A.E.H. Ali, H.A. El Kareem and M.A. Zaid, 2015. Neutral red as a mediator for the enhancement of electricity production using a domestic wastewater double chamber microbial fuel cell. Ann. Microbiol., 2015: 1-8.
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  2. Ali, A.E., O.M. Gomaa, R. Fathey, H.A. El Kareem and M.A. Abouzeid, 2015. Optimization of double chamber microbial fuel cell for domestic wastewater treatment and electricity production. J. Fuel Chem. Technol., 43: 1-8.
  3. Madbouly, A.K., E.H. Elshatoury and M.A. Abouzeid, 2014. A Study of the etiology of stipe necrosis of cultivated button mushroom (agaricus biosporus) in Egypt. Phytopathologia Mediterr., 53: 124-129.
  4. Hurst, S.G., S. Ghazal, K. Morris, F. Abebe-Akele and W.K. Thomas et al., 2014. Draft genome sequence of photorhabdus temperata strain meg1, an entomopathogenic bacterium isolated from heterorhabditis megidis nematodes. Genome announcements, .
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  5. Ghazal, S., S.G. Hurst, K. Morris, F. Abebe-Akele and W.K. Thomas et al., 2014. Draft genome sequence of photorhabdus luminescens strain BA1, an entomopathogenic bacterium isolated from nematodes found in Egypt. Genome announcements, 10.1128/genomeA.00396-14.
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  6. Omran, B.A., N.A. Fatthalah, N.S. El-Gendy, E.H. El-Shatoury and M.A. Abouzeid, 2013. Green biocides against sulphate reducing bacteria and macrofouling organisms. J. Pure App. Microbiol., 7: 2219-2232.
  7. El-Liethy, M.A., E.H. Elshatoury, W.E. Elsenousy, G.E. Eltaweel and M.A. Abouzeid, 2013. Detection of E. coli O157 virulence genes in water samples using multiplex PCR. Egypt. J. Microbiol., .
  8. El-Azzazy, A., E. El-Shatoury, N.A. Atwa, M.A. Abouzeid and A. El-diwany, 2013. Optimization of bio-surfactant production by bacillus velezenis. J. Exp. Biol., .
  9. Cimmino, A., A. Andolfi, M. Abouzeid and A. Evidente, 2013. Polyphenols as fungal phytotoxins, seed germination stimulants and phytoalexins. Phytochem. Rev., 12: 653-672.
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  10. Atwa, N.A., E. El-Shatoury, A. Elazzazy, M.A. Abouzeid and A. El-Diwany, 2013. Enhancement of surfactin production by Bacillus velezensis NRC-1 strain using a modified bench-top bioreactor. J. Food Agric. Environ., 11: 169-174.
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  11. Othman, R.M., D.A.M. Abdou, N.E. El Bordeny, N.A. Ibrahim and M.A. Abouzeid, 2012. Toxigenic variation in fusarium species isolated from imported raw materials used in locally processed feed. Egypt. J. Bot., .
  12. Mohamed, M.S., K.Z. Elbaghdady, K.E. Elnagar and M.A. Abouzeid, 2012. Application of chitosan/cyclodextrin inclusion complex as antibacterial agent in biomaterial. J. Exp. Biol., 8: 237-243.
  13. Elshafei, A.M., M.M. Hassan, M.A.E. Abouzeid, D.A. Mahmoud, D.H. Elghonemy, 2012. Purification, characterization and antitumor activity of L-asparaginase from Penicillium brevicompactum NRC 829. Br. Microbiol. Res. J., 2: 158-174.
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  14. Elshafei, A.M., M.M. Hassan, M.A. Abouzeid, D.A. Mahmoud and D.H. Elghonemy, 2012. Screening and optimization of L-asparaginase and L-glutaminase production by some filamentous fungi. Adv. Food Sci., 34: 150-158.
  15. Cimmino, A., A. Andolfi, S. Fondevilla, M.A. Abouzeid, D. Rubiales and A. Evidente, 2012. Pinolide, a new nonenolide produced by didymella pinodes, the causal agent of ascochyta blight on pisum sativum. J. agric. food chem., 60: 5273-5278.
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  16. Abouzeid, M.A., 2012. Pathogenic variation in P. tolaasii isolates causing brown blotch of cultivated mushroom agaricus bisporus. Braz. J. Microbiol., 43: 1137-1146.
  17. Mahmoud, D.A., N.M. Hassanein, K.A. Youssef and A. Zeid, 2011. Antifungal activity of different neem leaf extracts and the nimonol against some important human pathogens. Braz. J. Microbiol., 42: 1007-1016.
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  18. M.A. Abouzeid, 2011. PCR, a rapid tool to evaluate fusarium compactum saftey to legumes before application in orobanche crenata biocontrol. Egypt. J. Bot., 51: 145-158.
  19. Evidente, A., A.M. Abouzeid, A. Andolfi and A. Cimmino, 2011. Recent achievements in the bio-control of orobanche infesting important crops in the mediterranean basin. J. Agric. Sci. Technol. A, 1: 461-483.
  20. Abouzeid, M.A., 2011. Antifungal activity of lactic and phenyl-lactic acids against bread spoilage moulds. Egypt. J. Bot., 51: 37-48.
  21. Hassanein, N.M., M.M. Ali, K.A. Youssef and D.A. Mahmoud, 2010. Control of tomato early blight and wilt using aqueous extract of neem leaves. Phytopathologia Mediterr., 49: 143-151.
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  22. Evidente, A., A. Andolfi, A. Cimmino and M.A. Abouzeid, 2010. Phytotoxins Produced By Fungi Responsible Of Forestal Plant Diseases. In: Sustainable Agriculture: Technology, Planning and Management, Salazar, A. and I. Rios, (Eds.). Nova Science Publisher, Inc., Hauppauge, NY., USA.
  23. Abouzeid, M.A. and K.A. El-Tarabily, 2010. Fusarium isolates suppress germination and parasitic establishment of bean and hemp broomrapes. Phytopathol. Mediterranea, 49: 51-64.
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  24. Abouzeid, M.A., 2009. Fusaric Acids in Relation to Mycoherbicidal Activity of Fusarium oxysporum Isolates Against the Parasitic Weed Orobanche crenata. Egyptian J. Nat. Toxins, 6: 94-114.
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  25. Youssef, K.A., M.A. Abouzeid, A.A. Hassan, D.G. Abd-Elrahman and A.A. Hammad, 2007. Use of gamma radiation to control fusarium verticilloides producing two known mycotoxins in infected corn grains. Isot. Radiat. Res., 39: 485-497.
  26. Youssef, K.A., M.A. Abouzeid, A.A. Hassan, D.G. Abd Elrahman and A.A. Hammad, 2007. Isolation of fusarium species from some food and feed and prevention of their growth by irradiation. Isot. Radiat. Res., 39: 469-483.
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  27. Evidente, A., A. Andolfi and M.A. Abouzeid, 2005. Analytical methods of bioactive compounds produced by plants and by microorganisms. Curr. Pharmaceut. Anal., 1: 329-348.
  28. Evidente, A., A. Andolfi, M.A. Abouzeid, M. Vurro, M.C. Zonno and A. Motta, 2004. Ascosonchine, the enol tautomer of 4-pyridylpyruvic acid with herbicidal activity produced by Ascochyta sonchi. Phytochemistry, 65: 475-480.
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  29. El-Tarabily, K.A., M.A. Abouzeid, G.E.S.T.J. Hardy and K. Sivasithamparam, 2004. Pythium sulcatum and P. ultimum as causal agents of cavity spot disease of carrots in Egypt. Can. J. Plant Sci., 84: 607-614.
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  30. Abouzeid, M.A., A. Boari, M.C. Zonno, M. Vurro and A. Evidente, 2004. Toxicity profiles of potential biocontrol agents of Orobanche ramosa. Weed Sci., 52: 326-332.
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  31. Idris, A.E., M.A. Abouzeid, A. Boari, M. Vurro and A. Evidente, 2003. Identification of phytotoxic metabolites of a new Fusarium sp. Inhibiting germination of Striga hermonthica seeds. Phytopathol. Med., 42: 65-70.
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  32. Abouzeid, M.A., D.G. Abdelrahman, A.A. Hassan, K.A. Youssef and A.A. Hammad, 2003. The use of gamma irradiation to control fusarium verticillioides producing two known mycotoxins in infected co. Int. J. Agric. Biol., 5: 397-404.
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  33. Abouzeid, M.A. and K.A. El-Trabilly, 2003. Production of phytotoxins by Ascochyta pisi Lib., the causal agent of leaf spot disease of pea. Int. J. Agric. Biol., 5: 145-149.
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  34. Cimino, P., G. Bifulco, A. Evidente, M. Abouzeid, R. Riccio and L.G. Paloma, 2002. Extension of the J-based configuration analysis to multiple conformer equilibria: An application to the phytotoxin Sapinofuranone A. Organic Lett., 4: 2779-2782.
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  35. Evidente, A., R. Lanzetta, M.A. Abouzeid, M.M. Corsaro, L. Mugnai and G. Surico, 1994. Foeniculoxin, a new geranyl hydroquinone from Phomopsis foeniculi. Tetrahydron, 50: 10371-10378.
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  36. Evidente, A., R. Capasso, M.A. Abouzeid, R. Lanzetta, M. Vurro and A. Bottalico, 1993. Three new toxic pinolidoxins from Ascochyta Pinodes. J. Nat. Prod., 56: 1937-1943.
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