ICS Video Games Competition

For three consecutive years, the Faculty of Informatics and Computer Science at the BUE has organized a contest to choose the best video games, where the students of the third year have designed 40 video games, using the latest technology in dual-& three-dimensional design programming, through the design and programming material. The systems that were used in the… Read More »

Director of world-leading Institute appointed to government research review panel

Global expert on foot-and-mouth disease and Director of The Pirbright Institute, Dr Bryan Charleston, has been selected to sit on the Research Excellence Framework 2021 sub panel to oversee Agriculture, Veterinary and Food Science. The Research Excellence Framework (REF) is used to assess the research carried out across UK higher education institutions, with the aim of providing accountability for public… Read More »

Dr. Myron Tong is first author on a new published paper titled An expert concensus for the management for chronic hepatitis in Asian Americans

Dr. Myron Tong is first author on a new published paper titled An expert consensus for the management for chronic hepatitis in Asian Americans with the aim of generating recommendations for the management of Asian Americans with HBV. The paper can be read here. Culled From: http://hmri.org/dr-myron-tong-first-author-new-published-paper-titled-expert-concensus-management-chronic-hepatitis-asian-americans/

NDV entry into dendritic cells through macropinocytosis and suppression of T lymphocyte proliferation

Newcastle disease virus (NDV) causes major economic losses in the poultry industry. Previous studies have shown that NDV utilizes different pathways to infect various cells, including dendritic cells (DCs). Here, we demonstrate that NDV gains entry into DCs mainly via macropinocytosis and clathrin-mediated endocytosis. The detection of cytokines interferon-gamma (IFN-gamma), tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha), interleukin-12 (IL-12), interleukin-4 (IL-4)… Read More »

HMRI’s Cardiovascular Team publishes a new paper titled No-Reflow Phenomenon. A New Target for Therapy of Acute Myocardial Infarction Independent of Myocardial Infarct Size.

Dr. Robert Kloner, Dr. Wangde Dai and Sharon L. Hale recently published a paper in the Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology and Therapeutics titled “No-Reflow Phenomenon. A New Target for Therapy of Acute Myocardial Infarction Independent of Myocardial Infarct Size. The paper can be read here. Culled From:

Theodora Chalks Success at Viva

Mrs. Theodora Akweley Asiamah successfully defended her PhD dissertation titled Trends and Determinants of Household Use of Financial Services in Ghana on Thursday 1stMarch 2018, at the School of Graduate Studies, University of Ghana. The External Examiners were: Prof Samuel Kobina Annim, Director of Research, Innovation and Consultancy, University of Cape Coast and Prof N.N.N. Nsowah-Nuamah, Regent University College. The Internal… Read More »

President of Beni Suef University during the meeting of Open Learning Council directs to form a committee to study creating a professional diploma of Forensic Science

This morning, a meeting of the Board of Directors of Open Learning Center No. 125 was held under the chairmanship of Prof. Dr. Mansour Hassan, President of University, attended by the deputies, a number of deans and the Director of the Center During the meeting, the university president directed to form a committee to study the memo submitted… Read More »

‘International Nanotechnology Summit and Nanotechnology Scientists Forum’

It is not a matter of being big, but a matter of being effective”, goes the philosophy behind nanotechnology. As a leading Egyptian university in education and research, the British University in Egypt is proud to host the ‘International Nanotechnology Summit’ that has been organized by the Nanotechnology Research Centre at BUE (NRC- BUE). The event was held under the Patronage of his Excellency the Minister… Read More »

Consultative workshop on illicit financial flows

On Thursday 8th March 2018 at the Swiss Spirit Hotel in Accra, the Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER), University of Ghana, in collaboration with the Centre on Conflict, Development and Peace-building (CCDP), of the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva, Switzerland, held a one-day stakeholder workshop on a project aimed at identifying ways of gathering information on illicit financial flows… Read More »

Establishment of a bovine viral diarrhea virus type 2 intranasal challenge model for assessing vaccine efficacy

The objective of this study was to develop a bovine viral diarrhea virus type 2 (BVDV-2) challenge model suitable for evaluation of efficacy of BVDV vaccines; a model that mimics natural infection and induces clear leukopenia and viremia. Clinical, hematological and virological parameters were evaluated after infection of two age groups of calves (3 and 9 months) with… Read More »