Ahmed Al-Shammari

Ahmed Al-Shammari


I am Assistant Professor of pathology and Research Scientist and the head of experimental therapy department at Iraqi center for cancer and medical genetic research.
I have three main research lines and programs:
1- Cancer virotherapy, which is about using oncolytic viruses to treat cancer as Newcastle disease virus and Measles
2- Creating tumor models as new Iraqi cancer cell lines from Iraqi patients to study the uniqueness of the tumors in Iraq and to use them in the experimental therapies to develop new treatments
3- Stem cell and tissue engineering

Microbiology Molecular Biology Veterinary Medicine Virology

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Iraqi Center for Cancer and Medical genetic Research, Mustansiriyah University
Experimental Therapy Department

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