Externally funded projects

External Funding 2017-2018

 

Al Jalila Foundation Funded Projects

 

Clinical and economical evaluation of a community mental health support service for children and adolescents with chronic conditions in the UAE

PI: Dr. Nabeel Al Yateem, College of Health Sciences

 

Controlled release of tyrosine kinase inhibitors-loaded nanoparticles from thermosensitive injectable hydrogel scaffolds

PI: Dr. Mohamad Haider, College of Pharmacy

 

All new diabetics in Sharjah & Ajman (ANDISA): An epidemiological and genetic study toward individualized medicine (phase II) 

PI: Dr. Nabil Sulaiman, College of Medicine

 

Role of Galanin/Galanin Receptor signaling as a potential novel therapeutic target for colo-rectal cancer with mutant p53

PI: Dr. Maha Saber, College of Medicine

 

The role of HER2, estrogen and progesterone receptors in breast cancer pathogenesis within the UAE population

PI: Dr. Rifat Hamoudi, College of Medicine

 

Design and synthesis of novel indole derivatives as potential anticancer agents

PI: Dr. Mohammed I El-Gamal, College of Pharmacy

 

Molecular and metabolic signature of iron store in pancreatic B-cells

PI: Dr. Jalal Taneera, College of Medicine

 

External Funding 2016-2017

 

Al Jalila Foundation Funded Projects


Studying the phosphorylation status of ShcD in melanoma upon oxidative stress: An evidence for new therapeutic target in melanoma

PI: Dr. Samrein Ahmed, College of Medicine
Co-Investigators: Dr. Wael M. Abdel-Rahman Hassan & Dr. Ahmed Taher El-Serafi


Energy Restriction as a Novel Approach Targeting Cancer Stem Cells Multi-drug Resistance

PI: Dr. Hany Omar, College of Pharmacy

Co-Investigator: Prof. Taleb Al Tel, Director of Research Institute of Medical and Health Sciences 

 

Project3-5-Aminosalysilate-4-thiazolinone hybrid derivatives as novel anticancer agents: molecular mechanisms and in-vivo safety and activity

PI: Dr. Rafaat Al Awady, College of Pharmacy


Stress and Women's Health: A Population-Based Study on Prevalence of Stress, Its Determinants, Its Association to Quality of Sleep, Physical Activity, Dietary Habits among Healthy Adult Women Living in The United Arab Emirates

PI: Dr. Wegdan Bani Issa, College of Health Sciences

Co-investigators: Dr.  Shamsa Al Awar, College of Medicine, UAEU, Dr. Rani Samsudin, College of Dentistry, UOS, Dr. Hadia Radwan, College of Health Sciences, UOS, Dr. Farah Al-Marzooq, Research Institute of Medical and Health Sciences, UOS, Mrs. Arwa Al Shujairi, Research Institute of Medical and Health Sciences, UOS

 

Evaluating the Anti-Carcinogenic Potential of Biologically-Driven Intracellular Iron Depletion

PI: Dr. Moawiah Abdel Haq, College of Health Sciences