Biotechnology Center in the Technopole of Borj-Cédria (CBBS)
Hammam-Lif, Ben Arous | Tunisia
Main Specialties: Biotechnology
Additional Specialties: Aromatic and Medicinal Plants
Dr. Kamel Msaada is Associate Professor in Laboratory of Aromatic and Medicinal Plants,
Biotechnology Center in Borj Cédria Technopole. He got his PhD from The Al Manar University,
College of Science, Tunis, Tunisia on the research work of The Biological Sciences in 2007,
Dissertation title “Changes in the composition of essential oils, fatty acids and glycerolipids of
Coriandrum sativum L. during maturation. Variation depending on the organ, region and season”.
Doctorat in Biological Sciences, Tunis El Manar University, Faculty of Sciences of Tunis, 190p.
With excellent and honor degree.
In march 2000, Dr. Msaada got his master degree from the above university: DEA degree
(Diploma of Advanced Studies, Master equivalent) in General Ecology, Unit of Mass
Spectrometry, Tunis El Manar University, Faculty of Sciences of Tunis. Title: Contribution to the
analysis by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry for pesticide residues in Tunisian fruits. 103p.
He’s having 18 years of teaching and research experience. Currently he is working as Associate
professor at Laboratory of Aromatic and Medicinal Plants, Biotechnology Center in Borj Cédria
Technopole. Dr. Msaada having the research experience in various topics like Biology,
Biochemistry, Aromatic and medicinal plant biotechnology: extraction, fractionation, purification,
analysis and identification of natural bioactive compounds; polyphenols; essential oil;
antimicrobial; antioxidant; bio-prospection; bio-industrial applications.
Dr. Msaada have published more than 60 papers and participated as an editorial board member for
various reputed journals.
Primary Affiliation: Biotechnology Center in the Technopole of Borj-Cédria (CBBS) - Hammam-Lif, Ben Arous , Tunisia
PubMed Central Citations
14PubMed Central Citations
Microb Pathog 2017 May 18;106:113-118. Epub 2016 Oct 18.
Laboratory of Biochemistry: Cell Signaling and Pathologies, Research Unit: 12ES08, Faculty of Medicine, University of Monastir, Tunisia.
EXCLI J 2016 25;15:297-307. Epub 2016 Apr 25.
Laboratory of Aromatic and Medicinal Plants, Biotechnology center of Borj-Cédria, BP 901, 2050 Hammam-lif, Tunisia.
Nat Prod Res 2014 8;28(21):1919-22. Epub 2014 Aug 8.
a Laboratory of Bioactive Substances, Biotechnology Center in Borj-Cedria Technopol , BP 901, 2050 Hammam-Lif , Tunisia.
Acta Chim Slov 2012 Dec;59(4):803-13
Food Chem 2012 Oct 17;134(4):2419-23. Epub 2012 Apr 17.
Bioactive Substances Laboratory, Biotechnology Center in Borj-Cedria Technopark, BP. 901, 2050 Hammam-Lif, Tunisia.
Nat Prod Commun 2011 Nov;6(11):1731-4
Laboratoire des Substances Naturelles, Institut National de Recherche et d'Analyse Physico-chimique, Biotechpole de Sidi Thabet, 2020 Ariana, Tunisia.
J Sci Food Agric 2011 Aug 16;91(11):2100-7. Epub 2011 Jun 16.
Laboratoire des Substances Bioactives, Centre de Biotechnologie à la Technopole de Borj-Cédria (CBBC), Hammam-Lif, Tunisia.
Ital J Biochem 2007 Mar;56(1):47-52
Aromatic and Medicinal Plants Unit, Biotechnologic Center in Borj-Cedria Technopol, Hammam-Lif, Tunisia.