What is it about?

My publications include enzyme inhibition, medicinal chemistry, cell signaling, cancer research, treatment of diabetes and schistosomiasis.

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Why is it important?

Investigation of signaling molecules in diabetes and cancer. We found the improvement of the signaling pathways in both experimental diabetes and induced hepatocellular carcinoma by the natural substances.


Writing this article was a great pleasure as it has co-authors with whom I have had long standing collaborations. This article also lead to rare disease groups contacting me and ultimately to a greater involvement in rare disease research.

Prof Mahmoud Essmat Balbaa
Alexandria University

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This page is a summary of: The protective mechanism of Nigella sativa against diethylnitrosamine-induced hepatocellular carcinoma through its antioxidant effect and EGFR/ERK1/2 signaling, Environmental Toxicology, June 2018, Wiley,
DOI: 10.1002/tox.22574.
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