Professor Nagy A Habib

General surgery 30006601


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Specialises in

  • Hepatobiliary

About me

Nagy Habib is a leading translational researcher on liver cancer and its treatment. He pioneered the first clinical trial in the use of adenovirus and plasmid for the treatment of liver cancer, as well as the use of plasmid gene therapy in hydrodynamic gene delivery. He is the first person in the West to publish a clinical trial on the use of adult bone marrow derived stem cells for the treatment of patients with liver insufficiency.

He has published on the evolution of molecular biology of tumors from oncogene, tumor suppressor gene, epigenetic modification, genetherapy, stem cell therapy, RNA (Ribonucleic acid) and saRNA (small activating RNA) and RNA aptamers.

He is the inventor of, and was co-author of the first publication about the use for radiofrequency in devices used in liver surgery (Habib 4X), as well as interventional endoscopy (Habib EndoHPB – HPB: Hepatopancreatobiliary) and interventional radiology (Habib Percutaneous HPB, Habib VesCoag, Habib VesOpen).

Areas of interest

Liver and pancreatic cancer;
Stem cell therapy;
Gene therapy;
RNA therapy

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