Mahmoud Ali Said Ibrahim, Ph.D.
Tel.: +420 585 238 718, +420 721 981 634
Fax: +420 585 238 704
Šlechtitelů 31, 78371, Olomouc - Holice, Česká republika
Room number: 302
Mahmoud Said EN
2004-2010 Ph.D. in Plant cytogenetics, molecular genetics and wild relatives of cereals, University of Cordoba, Spain.
2002-2007 M.Sc. in Cereals Breeding and Plant Cytogenetics, International Center for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies
(CIHEAM-IAMZ), Zaragoza - Spain, with Headquarter in Paris - France.
2013 – Present: Postdoctoral Fellow, Laboratory of Molecular Cytogenetics and Cytometry, Institute of Experimental Botany, Centre of
Structural and Functional Genomics, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic.
2010 – 2013: Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Cordoba, Plant Cytogenetics, Molecular Genetics, Wild relatives of Cereals. Cordoba –
2004 – 2010: PhD student, University of Cordoba, Plant Cytogenetics, Molecular Genetics, Wild relatives of Cereals. Cordoba – Spain.
2002 - 2004: MSc Student, International Center for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies (CIHEAM-IAMZ), Plant Cytogenetics,
Molecular Genetics and Breeding of Cereals. Zaragoza - Spain.
Participation in research projects
2016-2018: CHROMOSOME GENOMICS OF Agropyron cristatum, A WILD RELATIVE OF WHEAT
(315160). Financed by Czech Science Foundation (GA CR).
Principal researcher: Jan Vrana. (Budget: CZK)
2008-2012: Cytogenetic studies for introgression of genes from Agropyron cristatum into Triticum aestivum and T. turgidum
(PET2007_0492_02). Financed by Spanish Inter-ministerial Commission of Science and Technology (CICYT).
Principal researcher: Adoracion Cabrera Caballero. (Budget: 50,000 €)
2006-2010: Genetic Resources in Plant Breeding. Financed by CICYT.
Principal researcher: Luis Miguel Martin Martin. (Budget: 140,000 €)
2004-2010: Obtaining deletion lines from H. chilense and their use in physical mapping (AGL2008-04358/AGR). Financed by CICYT.
Principal researcher: Adoracion Cabrera Caballero. (Budget: 120,000 €)
Professional activities and organizing symposia
2012 IIIrd International Ascochyta Workshop. April 22-26 Cordoba, Spain.
2010 VI Seminar of Cytogenetics. September 29-October 2 Cordoba, Spain.
Membership of scientific societies
2011-Now: European Association for Research on Plant Breeding (EUCARPIA). http://www.eucarpia.org
2008-Now: Spanish Association for Genetics (SEG). Spain. http://www.segenetica.es
2007-2009: Full scholarship (43,200.00 € for 2 years from Junta de Andalucía, Spain) for PhD research work (The second phase of PhD
program) at University of Cordoba, Spain.
2005-2007: Full scholarship (25,560.00 € for 2 years from Junta de Andalucía, Spain) for Diploma of Advanced Studies (DEA) (The first
phase of PhD program) at University of Cordoba, Spain.
2003-2004: Full scholarship (9,600.00 € for one year from International Center (CIHEAM-IAMZ) at Zaragoza, Spain for MSc research
(2nd phase of MSc program) at University of Cordoba, Spain.
2002-2003: Full scholarship (9,100.00 € for one year from CIHEAM-IAMZ) for Diploma of post-graduation Specialization Studies (1st
phase of MSc program) at CIHEAM-IAMZ. Zaragoza, Spain.
• Plant Cytogenetics
• Genomic in situ Hybridization (GISH)
• Cytogenetic mapping by FISH
• Single gene copy FISH
• Physical mapping by deletions
• Wild Relatives of Cereals (Agropyron cristatum)
• Alien Chromosome Introgression.
• Molecular Markers
2015: Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas, USA (2 months)
2016: Agricultural Res. Inst. Hungarian Academy of Sci., Martonvasar, Hungary (3 weeks)
Languages: English (Good) | Spanish (Fluent) | Egyptian (Mother tongue) | Arabic (Fluent) | German (Basic) | Czech (Learner).
Sports: Running | Half marathons | Biking | Hiking | Swimming | Inline skating | Bowling | Cross-country skiing | Orienteering.
Hobbies: Traveling | Photography | Nature | Culture | History | Camping | Open-air activities.
The karyotype of Agropyron cristatum and its comparison with that of bread wheat using FISH with single gene probesInternational Plant & Animal Genome XXV 2017 Fulltext: public PDF link
Molecular and cytogenetic characterization of a common wheat-Agropyron cristatum chromosome translocation conferring resistance to leaf rustEUPHYTICA 201 89-95 2015 Fulltext: PDF link on intranet only
- Plant Biotechnology: Green for Good III | 15 – 18 June | Olomouc - Czech Republic 2015 Fulltext: public PDF link
Use of single gene FISH for analyzing homoeologous relationships between wheat and Crested wheatgrassResearch in plant genetics (From Mendel's peas to the present) Conference | 7 – 10 September | Brno - Czech Republic 2015 Fulltext: public PDF link
- Cereals for Food Feed and Fuel Challenge for Global Improvement Joint EUCARPIA Cereal Section and ITMI Conference. June 29 - July 4 | Wernigerode-Germany 178-178 2014 Fulltext: public PDF link
- Plant Molecular Cytogenetics in Genomic and Postgenomic Era Conference. 23-24 September | Katowice-Poland 91-91 2014 Fulltext: public PDF link
- EUPHYTICA 178 63-69 2011 (External fulltext)
Characterization and use of aneuploid tritordeum lines for the localization of resistance to Septoria tritici in Hordeum chilenseAGRISAFE FINAL CONFERENCE. challenge for training of applied plant scientists. March 21-23 (Budapest) Hungary. 2011 Fulltext: PDF link on intranet only
Identification of chromosomal subregions containing genes for prolamins and tolerance to salinity in Hordeum chilenseFifth Congress of Plant Breeding. 07-09 July Madrid-Spain 2010