Prof. Dr. Mohamed Ahmed Mohamed El-Metwally

Prof. Dr. Mohamed Ahmed Mohamed El-Metwally

Professor
Agriculture Research Center, Egypt


Highest Degree
Ph.D. in Plant Pathology from Mansoura University, Egypt

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Biography

Dr. Mohamed Ahmed Mohamed El-Metwally is currently working as Assistant Professor of Plant Pathology, Plant Pathology Research Institute, Agriculture Research Center, Giza, Egypt. He has completed his PhD in Plant Pathology from Mansoura University, El-Mansoura, Egypt. His area of specialization includes Mycology, Identification of Fungi, Virus Diseases in Plants, Diseases Survey, Enhancing Systemic Acquired Resistance (SAR) in Plants, Fungal Diseases in Plants, Seed-Borne Fungi and Bacteria, Biological Control, The use of Recycled Organic Compounds for controlling the Soil-Borne Plant Pathogens, and The use of Antioxidants for Managing Plant Diseases. He is member of Egyptian Phytopathological Society and Asian Network for Scientific Information (ANSInet). He also attended more than 13 conferences and 50 meetings in Egypt. Dr. Ahmed received honors includes University Award for Outstanding Students at Egyptian Universities, Award of Ministry of Agriculture for the Master Degree of Agricultural Science, and Two Awards of Ministry of Agriculture as well as Dakahlia Governorate for his rank as the first in the Bachelor of Agricultural Science. He also participated in 3 research projects as member of project team. He has 14 publications in journals contributed as author/co-author.

Area of Interest:

Plant and Soil Sciences
100%
Mycology
62%
Biological Control
90%
Fungal Diseases
75%
Plant Pathology
55%

Selected Publications

  1. Elwakil, M.A.R., M.A. El-Metwally and N.F. El-Emam, 2018. Green chemicals and bio-agents for controlling damping-off diseases of sugar beet and scaling up the yield and quality. Plant Pathol. J., 17: 1-10.
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  2. Soliman, H.M., M.A. El-Metwally and B. Mounieer, 2017. Integration of the three bio-agents Trichoderma harzianum, T. viride or yeast combined with compost in management of wilt disease of pea plant and improving yield. Egypt. J. Biol. Pest Control, 27: 261-269.

  3. Elwakil, M.A., E.M. Abo-Hashem, Y.M. Shabana, M.A. El-Metwally and G. El-Kannishy et al., 2017. Hepatocellular carcinoma in populations consuming heavy metals contaminated plants in north delta, Egypt. Res. J. Environ. Toxicol., 11: 55-61.
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  4. El-Wakil, M.A.R., M.A. El-Metwally and A.N. Haseeb, 2017. Green chemicals for controlling soil-borne fungi attacking potato plants and produce quality tubers. Plant Pathol. J., 16: 101-120.
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  5. El-Hai, K.M.A., A.A. El-Wahab Ali and M.A. El-Metwally, 2017. Down-regulation of damping-off and root rot diseases in lentil using kinetin and Trichoderma. Int. J. Agric. Res., 12: 41-51.
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  6. El-Eryan, E.E., M.E. Tarabih and M.A. El-Metwally, 2017. Influence of natural extracts dipping to maintenance fruit quality and shelf life of Egyptian Guava. J. Plant Prod. Mansoura Univ., 8: 1431-1438.
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  7. Awad, M.A. and M.A. El-Metwally, 2017. Mechanical burning unit for wheat stalks residual after harvesting. J. Applied Sci., 17: 400-406.
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  8. Soliman, M.I., M.A. El-Metwally, H.M. Soliman and D.A. Eshaq, 2016. The beneficial effect of antioxidants and some Trichoderma species in controlling Fusarium wilt of soybean plants. Mansoura J. Biol., 40: 28-41.

  9. Hoda M. Soliman, Farkad H. Musa, Mohamed A. El-Metwally, Samia A. Haroun 2016. Improving the Performance, Productivity and Resistance of Vigna radiate to Fusarium oxysporum by Cytokinins and β-sitosterol Res. J. Microbiol., 11: 186-193.
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  10. Elwakil, M.A., M.A. Abass, M.A. El-Metwally and M.S. Mohamed, 2016. Green chemistry for inducing resistance against chocolate spot disease of faba bean. J. Environ. Sci. Technol., 9: 170-187.
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  11. Soliman, H.M., M.A. El-Metwally, M.T. Elkahky and W.E. Badawi, 2015. Alternatives to chemical control of grey mold disease on cucumber caused by Botrytis cinerea pers. Asian J. Plant Pathol., 9: 1-15.
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  12. Seadh, S.E. and M.A. El-Metwally, 2015. Influence of antioxidants on wheat productivity, quality and seed-borne fungi management under NPK fertilization levels. Asian J. Crop Sci., 7: 87-112.
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  13. Elwakil, M.A., M.A. El-Metwally, E.A. Elsherbiny and K.N.M. Eisa, 2015. Enhancing systemic acquired resistance in cucumber to control root rot and wilt diseases with reference to yield and quality. Plant Pathol. J., 14: 223-233.
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  14. Elwakil, M.A., M.A. El-Metwally and D.S. Sleem, 2015. Antioxidants for controlling common seed-borne fungi attacking cotton plants and scaling up both yield and fiber quality. J. Environ. Sci. Technol., 8: 266-277.
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  15. Elgorban, A.M., M. Elsheshtawi, M.A. Abdel-Wahab, A.H. Bahkali and M.A. El-Metwally, 2015. In vitro antifungal activity of some plant essential oils. Int. J. Pharmacol., 11: 56-61.
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  16. El-Metwally, M.A., K.M. Abd El-Hai and N.T. Mohamed, 2015. Hydrogen peroxide and acetylsalicylic acid induce the defense of lupine against root rot disease. Agric. Sci. Mansoura Univ., 32: 9501-9510.

  17. Ali H. Bahkali, Abdallah M. Elgorban, Abd El-Rahim M.A. El- Samawaty, Huda-Mogren A. Almogren, Mohamed A. El- Metwally, Naif S. Al-Harbi 2015. In vitro Susceptibility of Clinical Aspergillus Species to Some Antifungal Agents Int. J. Pharmacol., 11: 496-501.
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  18. Tarabih, M.E., E.E. El-Eryan and M.A. El-Metwally, 2014. Physiological and pathological impacts of potassium silicate on storability of anna apple fruits. Am. J. Plant Physiol., 9: 52-67.
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  19. Tarabih, M.E. and M.A. El-Metwally, 2014. Effect of jojoba oil and boric acid as postharvest treatments on the shelf life of washington navel orange fruits. Int. J. Agric. Res., 9: 1-16.

  20. Soliman, M.I., H.M. Soliman, M.A. El-Metwally and B.F. El-Geoshi, 2014. Assessment of cytological effects of some antioxidants using Visiafaba chromosomal aberration assay. J. Environ. Sci., 43: 479-499.

  21. Helaly, M.N., M.A. El-Metwally, H. El-Hoseiny, S.A. Omar and N.I. El-Sheery, 2014. Effect of nanoparticles on biological contamination of in vitro cultures and organogenic regeneration of banana. Aust. J. Crop Sci., 8: 612-624.

  22. El-Metwally, M.A., M.E. Tarabih and E.E. El-Eryan, 2014. Effect of application of β-aminobutyric acid on maintaining quality of crimson seedless grape and controlling postharvest diseases under cold storage conditions. Plant Pathol. J., 13: 139-151.

  23. El-Metwally, M.A., A.E.A. El-Saidy and K.M. Abd El-Hai, 2014. Role of some vitamins in decreasing of soybean seed deterioration during storage. Res. J. Seed Sci., 7: 97-115.
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  24. El-Eryan, E.E. and M.A. El-Metwally, 2014. Enhancing shelf life of Le Conte pear fruits by using sodium bicarbonate and potassium sorbate as a postharvest treatment. Asian J. Crop Sci., 6: 289-304.

  25. Ashraf A. Hatamleh, Ali H. Bahkali, Mohamed El- Sheshtawi, Abdallah M. Elgorban, Mohamed A. El- Metwally 2014. Inhibitory Influence of Plant Extracts on Soil Borne Fungi Infecting Muskmelon (Cucumis melo L.) Int. J. Pharmacol., 10: 322-327.
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  26. Al-Taisan, W.A., A.H. Bahkali, A.M. Elgorban and M.A. El-Metwally, 2014. Effective influence of essential oils and microelements against Sclerotinia sclerotiorum. Int. J. Pharmacol., 10: 275-281.
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  27. Abou Ayana, I.A.A., A.A.G. El-Deen, K.M.K. Ayyad and M.A. El-Metwally, 2014. Influence of some abiotic anti-fungi and Saccharomyces cerevisiae on aflatoxin B1 and isolated fungi from some cheese types. Int. J. Dairy Sci., 9: 32-44.
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  28. Abou Ayana, I.A.A., A.A. Gamal El-Deen and M.A. El-Metwally, 2011. Behavior of certain lactic acid bacteria in the presence of pesticides residues. Int. J. Dairy Sci., 6: 44-57.
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  29. El-Metwally, M.A., K.M. Ghanem and Kh.M. Abd El-Hai, 2010. Improving the performance of faba bean and controlling of chocolate spot disease using bio-compounds. Plant Pathol. J., 9: 169-178.
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  30. El-Metwally, M.A. and M.T. Sakr, 2010. A novel strategy for controlling damping-off and charcoal rot diseases of sunflower plants grown under calcareous-saline soil using spermine, potassium and zinc. Plant Pathol. J., 9: 1-13.
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  31. Abd El-Hai, K.M., M.A. El-Metwally and S.M. El-Baz, 2010. Reduction of soybean root and stalk rots by growth substances under salt stress conditions. Plant Pathol. J., 91: 149-161.
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  32. Sakr, M.T. and M.A. El-Metwally, 2009. Alleviation of the harmful effects of soil salt stress on growth, yield and endogenous antioxidant content of wheat plant by application of antioxidants. Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 12: 624-630.
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  33. Elwakil, M.A., O.A. Awadallah, I.M. El-Refai, M.A. El-Metwally and M.S. Mohammed, 2009. The use of bread yeast as a biocontrol agent for controlling seed-borne fungi of faba bean. Plant Pathol. J., 8: 133-143.
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  34. Elwakil, M.A., I.M. El-Refai, O.A. Awadallah, M.A. El-Metwally and M.S. Mohammed, 2009. Seed-borne pathogens of faba bean in Egypt: Detection and pathogencity. Plant Pathol. J., 8: 90-97.
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  35. Ali, A.A., K.M. Goneem, M.A. El-Metwally and K.M.A. El-Hai, 2009. Reduce systemic resistance in lupine against root rot disease. Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 12: 313-321.
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  36. Ali, A.A., K.M. Ghoneem, M.A. El-Metwally and K.M. Abd El-Hai, 2009. Induce systemic resistance in lupine against root rot diseases. Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 12: 213-221.
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  37. Abd El-Hai, K.M., M.A. El-Metwally, S.M. El-Baz and A.M. Zeid, 2009. The use of antioxidants and microelements for controlling damping-off caused by Rhizoctonia solani and charcoal rot caused by Macrophomina phasoliana on sunflower. Plant Pathol. J., 8: 79-89.
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  38. Elwakil, M.A., E.M. El-Sherif and M.A. El-Metwally, 2007. An innovative method for detecting slow growing seed-borne fungi of peanut. Plant Pathol. J., 6: 306-311.
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  39. Abd El-Hai, K.M., M.A. El-Metwally and S.M. El-Baz, 2007. Alleviation of the damage of faba bean chocolate spot and rust diseases by some nutritional elements. J. Agric. Sci. Mansoura Univ., 32: 8231-8243.

  40. Abd El-Hai, K.M., A.A. Ali, M.A. El-Metwally and S.M. El-Baz, 2007. Effect of zinc, ferrous, manganese and boron on cowpea rust disease. J. Agric. Sci. Mansoura Univ., 32: 9501-9510.

  41. Elwakil, M.A. and M.A. El-Metwally, 2001. Seed-borne fungi of peanut in Egypt: Pathogenicity and transmission. Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 4: 63-68.
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  42. Elwakil, M.A. and M.A. El-Metwally, 2000. Hydroquinone, a promising antioxidant for managing seed-borne pathogenic fungi of peanut. Pak. J. Biol. Sci., 3: 374-375.
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