The Egyptian Society of Virology has awarded 10 prizes (1000 Egyptian LE each) for the best oral and poster presentations during its 7th International Conference that was held between 27-30 November, 2018 in Hurgada, Egypt. The prizes are kind donation of Dr. Mohamed Faisal; the professor of aquatic virology at Michigan State University, USA.
BEST ORAL PRESENTATION – HUMAN VIROLOGY
Heavy-chain-only antibodies for MERS-CoV prevention and treatment
BEST ORAL PRESENTATIONS – VETERINARY VIROLOGY
In-silico design for multi-epitope DNA vaccine expressing influenza and Infectious Bronchitis virus epitopes in a multi-pass protein manner.
Evaluation of the immunological status of chickens against velogenic Newcastle disease virus VIId using different vaccination programs in vivo and in vitro.
First Report of Fowl Adenovirus 8a from Commercial Broiler Chickens in Egypt: Molecular Characterization and Pathogenicity
Genetic Diversity and Phylodynamics of Avian Coronaviruses in Egyptian Wild Birds, 2016.
BEST ORAL PRESENTATIONS – PLANT VIROLOGY
Biochemical, serological, molecular and natural host studies on Tomato Chlorosia Virus in Egypt.
Nano-biosensor for detection of plant viruses.
BEST POSTER PRESENTATIONS – VETERINARY VIROLOGY
Epidemiological and phylogenetic analysis of Newcastle disease virus circulating in poultry farms in Egypt during 2015-2016
Eman Abo Hatab
Propagation, purification and molecular characterization of Rift valley fever virus (strain ZH 501) for vaccine production in Egypt
BEST POSTER PRESENTATION – PLANT VIROLOGY
Suppression of Cucumber mosaic virus by wind processing and Fusarium equiseti GF19-1