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AUC welcomed a delegation from the New Cairo City Authority last week, discussing potential cooperation in a number of fields, including sustainability, cultural activities, training and technical support. President Francis Ricciardone and University Counselor Ashraf Hatem, along with other AUC representatives, met with the delegation, headed by Engineer Adel El Naggar, president of the New Cairo City Authority. The meeting laid the ground for a number of future initiatives.
Led by Hassan Azzazy, professor and chair of the Department of Chemistry, AUC's Novel Diagnostics and Therapeutics Research Group and D-Kimia, Egypt's first University spinoff, are #MakingAUCProud. The team has recently received a grant from the national Academy of Scientific Research and Technology to start the development of a real-time thermal cycler instrument. As the first attempt of its kind in Africa and the Middle East, the device will detect purified nucleic acids, which serve asbiomarkers of viral infections, such as hepatitis C, or cancer. Read More
Aug 19 - 24
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Starting August 25, 2018, smoking will only be allowed in designated areas around and/or within the parking lots. The committee is waiting for your feedback before August 16 on the proposed designated areas.