Chahnez Naccache | Biotechnology | Young Scientist Award

 Ms. Chahnez Naccache | Biotechnology | Young Scientist Award


👨‍🏫 Chahnez Naccache  stands as a distinguished academic and researcher in the domain of Early Biotechnology . Holding a PhD in Biological Sciences Faculty of Sciences of Tunis, Instructional Systems Technology .  professional journey exemplifies dedication and expertise. 📚🌍🔍

🌐 Professional Profiles

🎓 Education

PhD in Biological Sciences Duration: 2021-2024 Faculty of Sciences of Tunis, Tunisia Master in Computer Science Duration: 2021-2023 Master in Molecular and Cellular Biology Duration: 2018-2020 Bachelor in Life Sciences Duration: 2015-2018 Baccalaureate in Experimental Sciences Duration: 2014-2015

🔬 Scientific Activities & Experiences

Bioinformatic Researcher at Biochemistry and Biotechnology Laboratory Project Manager Oversight of partnership agreements: Association-European Union and Association-Municipality Management of project phases, budget, and team meetings Coordination with stakeholders and organizing events Member of the HORIZON-MSCA-SE-2023-Actions Marie Sklodowska-Curie project: “PsyCoMed: Psychiatric disorders and Comorbidities caused by pollution in the Mediterranean area” (2023-2026) Member of the ACTIONS-SUD project: “ERIDAN: Evaluation of the Risk of Dissemination of ANtibioresistance in Tunisian wastewater: Status, pressure, and impact.” (2021-2022) PhD Research (2021-2024): Biological Sciences focused on Psychiatric disorders and Comorbidities caused by pollution in the Mediterranean area

🏆 Certifications & Awards

First Conference on Learning, Education, and Training in Bioinformatics (CoBLET2022) (3rd prize) Introduction to Bioinformatics (IBT) WGS Data Metagenomics Analysis Data Science and Machine Learning with R (4th edition)

💻 Computer Skills

NGS data analysis: Mothur (Galaxy), DADA2 (R package) Barcoding data analysis: MEGAX, BioEdit, Blast, Chromas Database Preprocessing: R package stats, car, mvoutlier, outliers, EnvStats, FactomineR, FactoExtra Model building: R package tidyverse, caret, leaps, MASS, vegan, modelr, stats Demultiplexing of sequencing data: QIIME2, sabre Bacterial diversity analysis

Top Noted Publications 📚:

Gut microbiota composition of Apis mellifera L. populations from Tunisia

Exploration of bacterial diversity in leaves and rhizosphere soil of flood affected and unaffected apricot trees

Identification and differentiation of the cryptic cucurbit fruit fly species Dacus frontalis, Dacus ciliatus and Bactrocera cucurbitae (Diptera: Tephritidae) using PCR–RFLP for quarantine applications

Insights on mauritiana-like elements diversity in Mayetiola destructor and M. hordei (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae)

Chloroplastic and nuclear diversity of endemic Prunus armeniaca L. species in the oasis agroecosystems

Prof. Majed AbuKhader | biotechnology | Best Researcher Award

Prof. Majed AbuKhader | biotechnology

👨‍🏫Prof. Majed AbuKhader an Dr at University of Brasília and Research, Department of Oral Histopathology, stands as a distinguished Academician/Research Scholar in the domain of Brazil. Holding a  Ph.D on Cellular and Molecular Biology, Dep. of Biology, University of Rome “Tor Vergata”, Italy.their professional journey exemplifies dedication and expertise. 📚

🌐 Professional Profiles:

🌟 Dr. Majed M. AbuKhader

📚 College of Pharmacy

National University of Science and Technology
PO Box: 620, 130 Al-azaibah – Muscat
Sultanate of Oman

🎓 Qualifications:

Ph.D. in Pharmacy, Centre for Biomolecular Sciences, University of Nottingham, UK, 2003 – 2007

M.Sc. in Applied Biomolecular Technology, School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham, UK, 2002 – 2003

B.Sc. in Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Applied Science University, Jordan, 1997 – 2002 (cGPA: 3.5)

📖 Professional Development:

Professional training course in Clinical Nutrition by the European Society of Parentral and Entral Nutrition in Tallin – Estonia, Nov 2023 Short course in “Nutrigenetics and Nutrigenomics 2022” by the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, USA, May 2022

👨‍🔬 Work Experience:

Full Professor of Biochemistry at the College of Pharmacy, National University of Science and Technology, Oman Head of Pharmacology and Biological Sciences Department, National University of Science and Technology, Oman Associate Professor of Biochemistry, National University of Science and Technology, Oman Assistant Professor of Biochemistry, Applied Science University, Jordan Assistant Professor of Biochemistry, Philadelphia University, Jordan

🔬 Research Interests:

Nutrigenetics and precision nutrition Nutritional biochemistry, focusing on pediatric nutrition Thymoquinone research: In vivo study and evaluation of its effects

🏆 Achievements:

Recognized for 10 years of academic service at National University of Science and Technology Various scholarships and awards during academic pursuits

📚 Academic Services:

Founder and course convener of short courses for professionals Organizer of “Career guidance day” Chair/member of various academic committees

🔍 Professional Memberships:

Member of “Jordan Pharmaceutical Association”

Member of The Society of Chemical Industry – UK

📊 Research Activities and Presentations:

Invited judge at research events and speaker at international conferences

💡 Funded Projects:

Involved in various funded research projects in Oman

📚 Book Chapter Publications:

Published chapters in books related to probiotics and anticancer immunity


Thymoquinone in the clinical treatment of cancer: Fact or fiction? paper published in 2013 cite by 113

The effect of route of administration in thymoquinone toxicity in male and female rats   paper published in 2012 cite by 95

Pharmacophore modeling, homology modeling, and in silico screening reveal mammalian target of rapamycin inhibitory activities for sotalol, glyburide, metipranolol …    paper published in 2013 cite by 52

Combinatorial Effects of Thymoquinone on the Anticancer Activity and Hepatotoxicity of the Prodrug CB 1954  paper published in 2013 cite by 41

A comprehensive review on Brigatinib-A wonder drug for targeted cancer therapy in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer     paper published in 2018 cite by 38

Binding of the anticancer prodrug CB1954 to the activating enzyme NQO2 revealed by the crystal structure of their complex     paper published in 2005 cite by 30

Thymoquinone: a promising antidiabetic agent   paper published in 2012 cite by 29

Acute effects of thymoquinone on the pregnant rat and embryo-fetal development   paper published in 2013 cite by 15

Design, synthesis and in vitro biological activities of coumarin linked 1, 3, 4-oxadiazole hybrids as potential multi-target directed anti-Alzheimer agents

paper published in 2022 cite by 13

5Gas chromatography-mass spectrometry analysis and in vitro biological studies on fixed oil isolated from the waste pits of two varieties of Olea europaea L.   paper published in 2019 cite by 12