Reem Mostafa, MD

    Clinical Pathology Consultant and Head of Virology / Immunology Unit

Clinical Pathology Consultant and Head of Virology / Immunology Unit

Assistant Professor of clinical pathology Faculty of medicine Cairo University


  • MD. Clinical Pathology (Microbiology), Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University.
  • MSc. Clinical and Chemical Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University.
  • BSc. Medicine and Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University.

Selected Publications:

  • “Hassan, Reem M; Bassiouny, Dina M; Matar, Yomna; ” Bacteremia caused by Kocuria kristinae from Egypt: are there more? a case report and review of the literature Case reports in infectious diseases 2016, 2016 Hindawi.
  • “Hassan, Reem; Mukhtar, Ahmed; Hasanin, Ahmed; Ghaith, Doaa; ” “Role of insertion sequence Aba-1 and AdeS in reduced tigecycline susceptibility in MDR-Acinetobacter baumannii clinical isolates from Cairo, Egypt” Journal of Chemotherapy 30 2 89-94 2018 Taylor & Francis.
  • “El Bannah, Afaf Mohamed Samy; Nawar, Nada Nabil; Hassan, Reem Mostafa Mohamed; Salem, Sherifa Tarek Bassiouni; “Molecular epidemiology of carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in a tertiary care hospital in Egypt: clonal spread of bla OXA-23 Microbial Drug Resistance 24 3 269-277 2018 “Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. 140 Huguenot Street, 3rd Floor New Rochelle, NY 10801 USA”.
  • “El Gawhary, Somaia; El-Anany, Mervat; Hassan, Reem; Ali, Doaa; El Gameel, El Qassem;” The Role of 16S rRNA gene sequencing in confirmation of suspected neonatal sepsis Journal of tropical pediatrics 62 1 75-80 2016 Oxford University Press.
  • “Hassan, Reem Mostafa; Ghaith, Doaa Mohammad; Ismail, Dalia Kadry; Zafer, Mai Mahmoud;” Reduced susceptibility of Enterococcus spp. isolates from Cairo University Hospital to tigecycline: Highlight on the influence of proton pump inhibitors Journal of global antimicrobial resistance 12 68-72 2018 Elsevier.
  • “Idris, Amira A; Tosson, AMT; Hassan, Reem M; AbdelKader, Sohilla LM;” Neonatal sepsis and antibiotic susceptibility in NICUs of Cairo University hospitals Journal of Arab Child 25 4 87-98 2014.
  • “Hassan, Reem Mostafa; El Enany, Mervat G; Rizk, Hussien H; ” Evaluation of broad-range 16S rRNA PCR for the diagnosis of bloodstream infections: two years of experience The Journal of Infection in Developing Countries 8 10 1252-1258 2014.
  • “Hassan, Reem Mostafa; Kadry Ismail, Dalia; Samy Elkholy, Yasmine;” Comparison of E Test and Disc Diffusion Methods for Susceptibility Testing of Filamentous Fungi; Experience of a Routine Lab Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases 13 3 2018 Kowsar.
  • “Ghaith, Doaa Mohammad; Hassan, Reem Mostafa; Hasanin, Ahmed Mohamed;” Rapid identification of nosocomial Acinetobacter baumannii isolated from a surgical intensive care unit in Egypt Annals of Saudi medicine 35 6 440-444 2015 King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre.
  • “Elkholy, Yasmine Samy; Hegab, Asmaa Sayed; Ismail, Dalia Kadry; Hassan, Reem Mostafa;” “Evaluation of a novel commercial quaternary ammonium compound for eradication of Mycobacteria, HCV and HBV in Egypt” Journal of Microbiology 54 1 39-43 2016 Springer.
  • “Ali, Sahar AM; Hassan, Reem M; Shehata, Mona MK; ” “GeneXpert MTB/RIF as a Rapid Diagnostic tool for Diagnosis of Pulmonary, Extra-pulmonary Tuberculosis and Rifampicin Resistance in the Egyptian Population” Journal of Advances in Microbiology 14-Jan 2018.
  • “Ghaith, Doaa; Hassan, Reem; Dawoud, Mohamed Ez El-Din; Eweis, Mohamed; Metwally, Reem; Zafer, Mai; ” “Effect of rifampicin–colistin combination against XDR Acinetobacter baumannii harbouring bla OXA 23-like gene and showed reduced susceptibility to colistin at Cairo University Hospital, Cairo, Egypt” Infectious Diseases 51 4 308-311 2019 Taylor & Francis.
  • “Hanna, Mariam Onsy F; Abdelhameed, Asmaa M; Abou-Elalla, Amany A; Hassan, Reem M; Kostandi, Inas;” Neutrophil and monocyte receptor expression in patients with sepsis: implications for diagnosis and prognosis of sepsis Pathogens and disease 77 6 ftz055 2019 Oxford University Press.
  • “Ali, Sahar AM; Hassan, Reem MM; Khairat, Sahar M; Salama, Amira MA;” “Plasmid-mediated quinolone resistance genes qnrA, qnrB, qnrC, qnrD, qnrS and aac (6′)-Ib in Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Acinetobacter baumannii” Microbiology Research Journal International 12-Jan 2018.
  • “Bassiouny, Dina M; Hassan, Reem M; Shalaby, Aly; Halim, Mona MA; Wassef, Mona A;” Establishment of an antimicrobial stewardship strategy on the surgical NICU at Cairo University specialized pediatric hospital Journal of pediatric surgery 55 9 1959-1964 2020 WB Saunders.
  • “Hassan, Reem; Tantawy, Marwa; Gouda, Nouran A; Elzayat, Mariam G; Gabra, Sara; Nabih, Amena; Diab, Aya A; El-Hadidi, Mohamed; Bakry, Usama; Shoeb, Mohamed R;” Genotypic characterization of multiple drug resistant Escherichia coli isolates from a pediatric cancer hospital in Egypt Scientific reports 10 1 10-Jan 2020 Nature Publishing Group.
  • “Zekri, Abdel-Rahman N; Kassas, Mohamed EL; Hassan, Reem Mostafa; Mohanad, Marwa; Gabr, Reham Mohamed; Lotfy, Mai M; Abdel-Zaher, Rania A Talaat; Bahnassy, Abeer A; Ahmed, Ola S;” “The possible role of Dickkopf-1, Golgi protein-73 and Midkine as predictors of hepatocarcinogenesis: a review and an Egyptian study” Scientific reports 10 1 11-Jan 2020 Nature Publishing Group.
  • “El-Kholy, Amany Aly; El-Rachidi, Nevine Gamal El-din; El-Enany, Mervat Gaber; AbdulRahman, Eiman Mohammed; Mohamed, Reem Mostafa; Rizk, Hussien Hasan;” Impact of serology and molecular methods on improving the microbiologic diagnosis of infective endocarditis in Egypt Infection 43 5 523-529 2015 Springer Berlin Heidelberg.
  • “Elkadi, Omar Anwar; Hassan, Reem; Elanany, Mervat; Byrne, Hugh J; Ramadan, Mohammed A;” Identification of Aspergillus species in human blood plasma by infrared spectroscopy and machine learning Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy 248 119259 2021 Elsevier.