Kamel Msaada

Dr Kamel Msaada

Biotechnology Center in the Technopole of Borj-Cédria (CBBS)

Associate Professor

Hammam-Lif, Ben Arous | Tunisia

Specialties: Aromatic and Medicinal Plants

Kamel Msaada

Dr Kamel Msaada

Introduction

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.
With Excellent.
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

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PubMed Central Citations

Top co-authors
Brahim Marzouk
Brahim Marzouk

Campus Universitaire

12
Ferid Limam
Ferid Limam

National Institute of Applied Sciences and Technology

5
Nidhal Salem
Nidhal Salem

Nancy-Université

4
Karim Hosni
Karim Hosni

Laboratoire des Substances Naturelles

4
Mouna Ben Taarit
Mouna Ben Taarit

Aromatic and Medicinal Plants Unit

3
Soumaya Bourgou
Soumaya Bourgou

Laboratoire des Substances Bioactives

2
Iness Bettaieb
Iness Bettaieb

Laboratoire des Substances Bioactives

2
Jezia Sriti
Jezia Sriti

Laboratory of Bioactive Substances

2

Publications

16Publications

53Reads

14PubMed Central Citations

A bioactivity guided study on the antibacterial activity of Hertia cheirifolia L. extracts.

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.

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May 2017
2 Reads
2.00 Impact Factor

Relation between salt tolerance and biochemical changes in cumin (Cuminum cyminum L.) seeds.

J Food Drug Anal 2017 Apr 5;25(2):391-402. Epub 2016 Nov 5.

Laboratoire des Plantes Aromatiques et Médicinales, Centre de Biotechnologie de Borj-Cédria, Hammem-Lif, Tunisia.

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April 2017
2 Reads
1 PubMed Central Citation(source)
0.40 Impact Factor

Antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and anticancer activities of the medicinal halophyte Reaumuria vermiculata.

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.

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June 2016
6 Reads
0.86 Impact Factor

α-Glucosidase inhibition by Tunisian Scabiosa arenaria Forssk. extracts.

Int J Biol Macromol 2015 1;77:383-9. Epub 2015 Apr 1.

Laboratory of Transmissible Diseases and Biological Active Substances, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Monastir, Avenue Avicenne, 5000 Monastir, Tunisia.

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February 2016
4 Reads
1 PubMed Central Citation(source)
2.86 Impact Factor

Effect of drought on safflower natural dyes and their biological activities.

EXCLI J 2014 28;13:1-18. Epub 2014 Jan 28.

Laboratory of Bioactive Substances, Biotechnology Center in Borj-Cedria Technopol, Tunisia.

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September 2015
4 Reads
1 PubMed Central Citation(source)
0.86 Impact Factor

Evaluation of antibacterial, antifungal, and antioxidant activities of safflower natural dyes during flowering.

Biomed Res Int 2014 22;2014:762397. Epub 2014 Jun 22.

Laboratory of Bioactive Substances, Biotechnology Center in Borj-Cedria Technopol, BP 901, 2050 Hammam-Lif, Tunisia.

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March 2015
9 Reads
1 PubMed Central Citation(source)

Variations in Tunisian borage essential oil profiles and their antioxidant activities during flowering.

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.

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January 2015
1 Read
0.92 Impact Factor

Coupled extruder-headspace, a new method for analysis of the essential oil components of Coriandrum sativum fruits.

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.

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October 2012
6 Reads
3.39 Impact Factor

Physiological changes, phenolic content and antioxidant activity of Salvia officinalis L. grown under saline conditions.

J Sci Food Agric 2012 Jun 16;92(8):1614-9. Epub 2011 Dec 16.

Aromatic and Medicinal Plants Unit, Biotechnology Centre in Borj-Cedria Technopark, 2050 Hammam-Lif, Tunisia.

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June 2012
1 Read
3 PubMed Central Citations(source)
1.71 Impact Factor

Volatile constituents of two Hypericum species from 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.

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November 2011
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Essential oils and fatty acids composition of Tunisian and Indian cumin (Cuminum cyminum L.) seeds: a comparative study.

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.

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August 2011
5 Reads
1.71 Impact Factor

Variation in phenolic composition and antioxidant activity during flower development of safflower (Carthamus tinctorius L.).

J Agric Food Chem 2011 May 24;59(9):4455-63. Epub 2011 Mar 24.

Laboratory of Bioactive Substances, Biotechnology Center in Borj-Cedria Technopol, Hammam-Lif, Tunisia.

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May 2011
2 Reads
3 PubMed Central Citations(source)
2.91 Impact Factor

Variations in the essential oil composition from different parts of Coriandrum sativum L. cultivated in Tunisia.

Ital J Biochem 2007 Mar;56(1):47-52

Aromatic and Medicinal Plants Unit, Biotechnologic Center in Borj-Cedria Technopol, Hammam-Lif, Tunisia.

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March 2007
1 Read

Comparison of pistachio hull essential oils from different Tunisian localities.

Ital J Biochem 2007 Mar;56(1):35-9

Unité des Plantes Aromatiques et Médicinales, Centre de Biotechnologie du Technopole de Borj Cedria, Hammam-Lif, Tunisia.

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March 2007
1 Read
1 PubMed Central Citation(source)

Essential oil composition of Hypericum triquetrifolium Turra. aerial parts.

Ital J Biochem 2007 Mar;56(1):40-6

Aromatic and Medicinal Plants Unit, Biotechnologic Center in Borj-Cedria Technopol, Hammam-Lif, Tunisia.

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March 2007
4 Reads
3 PubMed Central Citations(source)
Top co-authors
Brahim Marzouk
Brahim Marzouk

Campus Universitaire

12
Ferid Limam
Ferid Limam

National Institute of Applied Sciences and Technology

5
Nidhal Salem
Nidhal Salem

Nancy-Université

4
Karim Hosni
Karim Hosni

Laboratoire des Substances Naturelles

4
Mouna Ben Taarit
Mouna Ben Taarit

Aromatic and Medicinal Plants Unit

3
Soumaya Bourgou
Soumaya Bourgou

Laboratoire des Substances Bioactives

2
Iness Bettaieb
Iness Bettaieb

Laboratoire des Substances Bioactives

2
Jezia Sriti
Jezia Sriti

Laboratory of Bioactive Substances

2