Molecular Physiology

Mohsen Hegab

PhD student

Phone: +49 431 880-2581
Telefax: +49 431 880-4197

Short CV

  • since 2013
PhD student, Kiel University, Germany
  • 2009 - 2012      
Fulfilling the requirement relating to a permanent full-time research assistant position (DAAD-GERLS scholarship program), National Research Center of Egypt 
  • 2006 - 2009
M.Sc. degree in Biochemistry and Diploma of Molecular Biology and Genetic Engineering, Faculty of Science, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt
  Thesis : "Molecular characterization of a Schistosoma Egg Antigen (SEA)-modulated genes in bladder cancer"
  • 2001 - 2005
Bachelor Science in Biology/Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, Ain Shams University
  Diploma of Clinical Biochemistry, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Zagazig University, Egypt


Research topic

Adopting the evolutionary-conserved genes/mechanisms between vertebrates and the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster, I develop a translational model of human diseases with special interest in dysbiosis-associated inflammation in the gut.