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Dr Noha Ahmed Nasef

Postdoctoral Fellow

Riddet Institute

Research Expertise

Research Interests

Metabolic disease

Inflammation

Food

Thematics

Health and Well-being, Future Food Systems

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Biochemistry and Cell Biology (060100): Biological Sciences (060000):
Dietetics and Nutrigenomics (111102): Immunology (110700): Innate Immunity (110707): Medical And Health Sciences (110000): Nutrition and Dietetics (111100)

Research Projects

Summary of Research Projects

Position Current Completed
Team Member 0 1

Research Outputs

Journal

Laing, B., Barnett, MPG., Marlow, G., Nasef, NA., & Ferguson, LR. (2018). An update on the role of gut microbiota in chronic inflammatory diseases, and potential therapeutic targets. Expert Review of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 12(10), 969-983
[Journal article]Authored by: Ahmed Nasef, N.
Nasef, NA., Mehta, S., & Ferguson, LR. (2017). Susceptibility to chronic inflammation: an update. Archives of Toxicology. 91(3), 1131-1141
[Journal article]Authored by: Ahmed Nasef, N.
Ahmed Nasef, N., Mehta, S., Powell, P., Marlow, G., Wileman, T., & Ferguson, LR. (2015). Extracts of feijoa inhibit toll-like receptor 2 signaling and activate autophagy implicating a role in dietary control of IBD. PLoS ONE. 10(6)
[Journal article]Authored by: Ahmed Nasef, N.
Nasef, NA., Mehta, S., & Ferguson, LR. (2014). Dietary interactions with the bacterial sensing machinery in the intestine: The plant polyphenol case. Frontiers in Genetics. 5(APR)
[Journal article]Authored by: Ahmed Nasef, N.
Nasef, NA., Mehta, S., Murray, P., Marlow, G., & Ferguson, LR. (2014). Anti-inflammatory activity of fruit fractions in vitro, mediated through toll-like receptor 4 and 2 in the context of inflammatory bowel disease. Nutrients. 6(11), 5265-5279
[Journal article]Authored by: Ahmed Nasef, N.
Nasef, NA., & Ferguson, LR. (2012). Inflammatory bowel disease and pregnancy: Overlapping pathways. Translational Research. 160(1), 65-83
[Journal article]Authored by: Ahmed Nasef, N.
Bennet, L., Booth, LC., Ahmed-Nasef, N., Dean, JM., Davidson, J., Quaedackers, JS., . . . Gunn, AJ. (2007). Male disadvantage? Fetal sex and cardiovascular responses to asphyxia in preterm fetal sheep. American Journal of Physiology - Regulatory Integrative and Comparative Physiology. 293(3)
[Journal article]Authored by: Ahmed Nasef, N.

Conference

Ahmed Nasef, N., Mehta, S., Murray, P., Marlow, G., Wileman, T., & Ferguson, LR. (2014). Feijoa inhibit Toll-like receptor signalling and activates autophagy implicating a role in dietary control of IBD. Poster session presented at the meeting of 8th Congress of the International Society of Nutrigenetics and Nutrigenomics (ISNN). Gold Coast, Australia
[Conference Poster]Authored by: Ahmed Nasef, N.
Ahmed Nasef, NMAS. (2012). Effect of dietary extracts on the Toll-like receptor pathway: Working towards personalized nutrition for inflammatory bowel disease. Poster session presented at the meeting of Falk Symposium 183; Dealing with our “In-vironment”: New Aspects in IBD Pathogenesis and Therapy. Basel, Switzerland
[Conference Poster]Authored by: Ahmed Nasef, N.

Supervision and Teaching

Summary of Doctoral Supervision

Position Current Completed
Co-supervisor 1 0

Current Doctoral Supervision

Co-supervisor of:

  • Giovanna Castillo Fernandez - Doctor of Philosophy
    Determining the influence of emulsion composition and structural dynamics on lipaemic inflammatory response.

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