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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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

President of Beni Suef University delivers recruitment exemption certificates to students with disabilities

Prof. Dr. Mansour Hassan, President of Beni Suef University, delivered this morning recruitment exemption certificates for students with disabilities in the presence of a committee of Egyptian armed forces for the first time of its kind in the Egyptian universities. This comes within the framework of the implementation of the strategic plan of the university and to activate… Read More »

The British University in Egypt Ninth Employment /Internship Fair

The British University in Egypt hosted its Ninth Internship/Employment Fair on Campus, which was on 31st of March and 1st of April, 2018. Most of the National and Multinational reputed companies participated in the event aiming to provide different jobs for Alumni, and several internship opportunities offered to all BUE students. Lots of Alumni and Undergraduates were satisfied, as… Read More »

ISSER, ICED, others hold first-ever Evidence to Action conference in West Africa

The Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research, ISSER, University of Ghana in partnership with International Centre for Evaluation and Development (ICED), Agricultural Technology Adoption Initiative (ATAI), the Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Assets and Market Access (AMA Innovation Lab) and Innovations Poverty Action (IPA) has organized the first-ever West Africa Evidence to Action conference on Agriculture… Read More »

Internal genes of a highly pathogenic H5N1 influenza virus determine high viral replication in myeloid cells and severe outcome of infection in mice

The highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) H5N1 influenza virus has been a public health concern for more than a decade because of its frequent zoonoses and the high case fatality rate associated with human infections. Severe disease following H5N1 influenza infection is often associated with dysregulated host innate immune response also known as cytokine storm but the virological… Read More »