Ghanya Naji Mohammed Al-naqeb
- Ph.D (Nutritional Sciences, Nutrigenomics), Department of Nutrition and Dietetic, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University Putra Malaysia, Malaysia. 2009.
- M.Sc (Nutritional Biochemistry) , Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University Putra Malaysia, Malaysia. 2005.
- B.Sc (Hons) (Food Sciences) Department of Food Sciences and Technology, Faculty of Agriculture, Damascus University, Syria, 1999.
Academic career and teaching activities
Courses taught at university level (Faculty of Agriculture, Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition University of Sana`a, Yemen and Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of Nutrition and Dietetic University of Sciences and Technology, Yemen:
-Functional foods and nutraceuticals development for diseases prevention.
-Bioactive compounds extraction, determination, identification and application.
-Natural antioxidants and antioxidant activity.
-Research on safety evaluation and genotoxicity assessment.
-Research on the biological activity and molecular mechanisms of functional foods and traditional herbal medicine used by Committee in the area of diabetes, cardiovascular diseases and cancer.
-ResearchGate Impact point: 23.31, h-index: 14
-Google Scholar i10-index: 16 h-index: 14 Citations: 791.
1-Maznah Ismail and Ghanya Al-Naqeep. Cardioprotective Effects of Nutraceuticals Isolated from Nigella Sativa Seeds. PI 20084285.
2-Maznah Ismail and Ghanya Al-Naqeep, Extraction of fixed oil and thymoquinone rich fraction (TQRF). PI 20084925.
Scientific Papers (Publications)
Ongoing research activity
-In Vitro Genotoxicity and Cytotoxicity Testing for Hydrochar Produced from Organic Fraction of Municipal Solid Waste In CHO-K1 Cell Line.
-Toxicity Assessment of Hydrochar produced from Organic Fraction of Municipal Solid Waste in Zebrafish Embryos.
Rich Antioxidant Fraction from Prickly Pear Cactus Seeds Oil Extracted by Supercritical Carbon
Dioxide Fluid Extraction As, A Nutraceutical and Cosmetic Agent Promising,
Potential of Rich Antioxidant Fraction from Prickly Pear Cactus Seeds Oil as Cardioprotective, Anti-Aging and Anti-Inflammatory Agent
Memberships in societies and scientific committees
OWSD Member since 2013.
Members of the Academics in Solidarity Network/ Germany
Members of the scholar at risk Network/Italy
Members of the Sana'a University Females Academies Forum/Sana`a Yemen
Member in American Oil Chemists' Society/ USA
Member in Women in science without borders.
Member in OWSD 2021 PhD Fellowship Selection Committee
Member in Arab Scientific Research Councils
Member in Agricultural Cooperative Federation/ Yemen
Member in Ruler women development association / Yemen
Member in Nutrition society / Yemen
Awards and honours
Conferences and lectures
Conferences and workshops
World Forum for Women in Science, 8 March 2021
Refugee and displaced scientists
-The EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) 2020 Trieste
Permanent Insecurity: A Science International strategy to support displaced and refugee scientists and science student. Remote speaker
- Virtual 2020 AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo. From 29TH OG June 2020- 3rd of July 2020.
-Workshop “Plant tissue culture technique from A to Z” 4-6 November 2019, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Karlsruhe. Venue: Fritz-Haber - Weg. 4, Gbd. 30.43, (5. OG, Seminarraum 506, 507), 76131 Karlsruhe.
-Workshop “Opening Doors: Peer-Mentoring and Collaborative Research”, 4-6 July 2019. Harnack Haus, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany.
-19th International Congress of the International Society for Ethnopharmacology (12th-14th June 2019) “Antiadipogenic properties, Chemical characterization and Genotoxicity Approaches of Pulicaria Jaubertii E. Gamal-Eldin leaves Extract Originated from Yemen.
Ghanya Al-Naqeb, Harald L. Esch, Carolin Kleider, Matthew J. Picklo Sr, Leane Lehmann:
Hörsaalzentrum of the Technische Universität Dresden. 12th-14th June 2019.
-2019 Forum for Academic Freedom by the Alliance of Science Organisations in Germany: Supporting the Career Development of Researchers at Risk. 18 – 19 March 2019, Berlin Cafe Moskau, Karl-Marx-Allee 34, 10178 Berlin https://www.cafemoskau.com/
-2018 Scholars at Risk Network Global Congress, Freie Universität Berlin in Berlin, Germany, 23-26 April, 2018 on the theme of The University and the Future of Democracy.
The Role of Some Selected Yemeni Herbal Plants for Disease Prevention
July 12, 2018, 4pm | Campus Neues Palais | House 12, Room 0.39 (220.127.116.11)
Citizenship Lectures Summer 2018: Science at Risk – Scholars at Work. Centre for Citizenship, Social Pluralism and Religious Diversity. Universität Potsdam, Germany
-2018 Threatened Researchers II – Science in Exile. December 6th, 2018 Venue: “Senate Hall”, Engelbert-Arnold Str. 2, 76131 Karlsruhe (building 11.30), KIT Campus South.https://www.intl.kit.edu/ischolar/11116.php
-2016 OWSD Fifth General Assembly and International Conference on Women in Science and Technology for the Developing World 16-19 May 2016, Kuwait.
-2013- International Conference on Women in Science and Technology in the Arab Countries . Venue: Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR) April 21-23, 2013. Ghanya Al-Naqeb*, Department of Food Sciences and Technology, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Sana’a, Yemen: “stimulation of Hair Growth by The Herbal Hair Proliferator and Its Molecular Mechanisms in Vitro and In Vivo”
-2013- The Yemeni Academic Conference on the Nutrition Study Program in Yemen, 17th to 19th December 2013. Al- Bostan Hotel, Sana`a .
-2013- Yemen’s Rural Development Agenda, Sheba hotel on Thursday, December 5th, 2013 from 8:30 am to 4.00 pm.
-2012- BIT’s 2nd Annual World Congress of Marine Biotechnology (WCMB-2012), September 20-23, 2012 in Dalian, China. “Development of Nutraceutical Isolated from Nigella Sativa Seeds for Reducing Cardiovascular Disease Risk”.
Seminars, Guest Lectures and Workshops:
-Seminar about displaced scholars organized by Unitrento Students (SUXR project Seminar)
Friday 26th March - from 3 to 5pm.
-Seminar of Graduate Students Talk Organized by Dr. Ester Galo and Marta,
26th of March 15-17. Achievements and Challenges during the War and Conflict in Yemen,