Mycobacterial Diseases

Mycobacterial Diseases
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Abu Salim Mustafa

Abu Salim Mustafa

Abu Salim Mustafa
Professor, Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine
Kuwait University, Kuwait


Abu Salim Mustafa PhD (1979) and FRCPath (1998) and Full Professor (since 1996) at the Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait. Visiting Professor (Resource Person Program) of American Society for Microbiology/ UNESCO in 2001 and 2004.

Administrative Experience at Kuwait University: Research Coordinator in 1992, Graduate Program Director in 1998, Member of Medical Research Council in 2001 and Director of Research Core Facility in 2012.

Till date, He have published 217 full-length papers and edited 3 books; received 25 national and international research awards,executed 51 funded research grants, and refereed 81 research projects submitted for funding to national and international institutions. Member of the editorial board of two international journals, member of 11 Scientific Societies, supervised 28 graduate thesis, invited speaker in 62 scientific conferences and chaired scientific sessions in 15 conferences. In the recent years, the focus of my research has been molecular biology and immunology of mycobacterial diseases.

Research Interest

Molecular biology and immunology of mycobacterial diseases.