Abdo Said

Research Scientist


Abdelrahman Fekry Said completed his Post-doctorate VIDO-InterVac, Saskatchewan University, Canada. His research specialization are Vector vaccine development, Virus pathogensis, Virus immunosuppression. His publications are published in different Journals.


Area of Interest

Vector vaccine development, Virus pathogensis, Virus

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1. Ji-Xia Li, Abdelrahman Said,Xiu-Guo Ge, Wenxiu Wang, Yong Zhang, Tianming Jin. Development and validation of immortalized bovine mammary epithelial cell as an in vitro model for the study of mammary gland functions. Submitted to PlosOne Journal 02/2016.
2. Wenxiu Wang, Abdelrahman Said, Yan Wang, Qiang Fu, Yueqiang Xiao, Lizhong Miao, Zhiqiang Shen. Establishment and characterization of duck embryo epithelial (DEE) cell line and used as a new approach toward DHAV-1 propagation and vaccine development. Accepted in Virus Research journal 12/2015.
3. Teng Huang, Maik J Lehmann, Abdelrahman Said, Guanggang Ma, Nikolaus Osterrieder. MHC class I downregulation induced by equine herpesvirus type 1 (EHV-1) pUL56 is through dynamin-dependent endocytosis.. Journal of virology.2014 Nov;88(21):12802-15. doi: 10.1128/JVI.02079-14. Epub 2014 Aug 27.
4. Abdelrahman Said, Armando Damiani, Nikolaus Osterrieder. (2014). Ubiquitination and degradation of the ORF34 gene product of equine herpesvirus type 1 (EHV-1) at late times of infection. Virology. 2014 Jul;460-461:11-22. doi: 10.1016/j.virol.2014.05.009. Epub 2014 May 29.
5. Abdelrahman Said, Nikolaus Osterrieder. (2014). Equine herpesvirus type 1 (EHV -1) open reading frame 59 encodes an early protein that is localized to the cytosol and required for efficient virus growth. Virology. 2014 Jan 20;449:263-9. doi: 10.1016/j.virol.2013.11.035. Epub 2013 Dec 14.
6. Abdelrahman Said, Elke Lange, Martin Beer, Armando Damiani, Nikolaus Osterrieder. (2013).Recombinant equine herpes virus 1 (EHV-1) vaccine protects pigs against challenge with influenza A(H1N1)pmd09. Virus Research 2013 May;173(2):371-6. doi: 10.1016/j.virusres.2013.01.004. Epub 2013 Jan 17.
7. Abdelrahman Said, Walid Azab, Armando Damiani, Nikolaus Osterrieder. (2012). Equine herpesvirus type 4 UL56 and UL49.5 proteins downregulate cell surface major histocompatibility complex class I expression independently of each other. Journal of Virology 2012 Aug;86(15):8059-71. doi: 10.1128/ JVI.00891-12. Epub 2012 May 23.
8. Guanggang Ma, Michael Eschbaumer, Abdelrahman Said, Bernd Hoffmann, Martin Beer, Nikolaus Osterrieder. (2012). An Equine Herpesvirus Type 1 (EHV-1) Expressing VP2 and VP5 of Serotype 8 Bluetongue Virus (BTV-8) Induces Protection in a Murine Infection Model. Plos ONE, 2012;7(4):e34425. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0034425. Epub 2012 Apr 12.
9. Abdelrahman Said, Armando Damiani, Guanggang Ma, Donata Kalthoff, Martin Beer, Nikolaus Osterrieder. (2011). An equine herpesvirus 1 (EHV-1) vectored H1 vaccine protects against challenge with swine-origin influenza virus H1N1.. Veterinary Microbiology 2011 Dec 29;154(1-2):113-23. doi: 10.1016/j.vetmic.2011.07.003. Epub 2011 Jul 14. 10. H.M. Youssef, M.A. Ghoneim, Nabila S. Degheidy, Salwa M. Habeeb and A.F.A. Said .Recent trends for Diagnosis of Rift Valley Fever in animals and mosquitoes in Egypt with special reference to the carrier. Global Veterinaria. 07/2008; 2(1):1-6