Radwa Kamel

PhD Students

Ph.D. Student



Selected Publications

  • Engineering herbicide resistance via prime editing in rice. Haroon Butt Gundra Sivakrishna Rao Khalid Sedeek Rashid Aman Radwa Kamel Magdy Mahfouz. plant biotechnology journal (2018)
  • Fusion of the Cas9 endonuclease and the VirD2 relaxase facilitates homology-directed repair for precise genome engineering in rice. Zahir Ali, Ashwag Shami, Khalid Sedeek, Radwa Kamel, Abdulrahman Alhabsi, Muhammad Tehseen, Norhan Hassan, Haroon Butt, Ahad Kababji, Samir M. Hamdan & Magdy M. Mahfouz. Nature communication (2020) 


  • Msc, Bioscience, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia, 2019
  • B.Sc., Agricultural sciences, Cairo University, EGYPT, 2015

KAUST Affiliations

Prof. Magdy Mahfouz's Group

CDA - Center for Desert Agriculture

BESE - Biological and Environmental Science and Engineering Division

Research Interests Keywords

Molecular Biology Genome engineering