Ayman El-Guindy

Ayman El-Guindy

PhD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Infectious Disease)

Contact Information

Ayman El-Guindy, PhD

Lab Location

  • Laboratory for Surgery, Obsterics & Gynecology
    375 Congress Avenue, Ste 4th
    New Haven, CT, 06519

Office Location

  • Laboratory for Surgery, Obsterics & Gynecology
    375 Congress Avenue, Ste 4th
    New Haven, CT, 06519

Mailing Address

  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases

    PO Box 208024, 333 Cedar Street

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8024

    United States

Ayman El-Guindy

Appointments

Biography

Dr. El-Guindy received his Ph.D. from the Department of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry at Yale University. He has been a member of the Yale faculty since 2011. The Guindy laboratory has a longstanding interest in the biology of human oncogenic herpesviruses namely, Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) and Kaposi’s sarcoma-associated herpesvirus (KSHV). Research in his laboratory is mainly focused on the following three areas of research: 1) the mechanisms that regulate expression of genes encoding viral structural proteins (e.g. capsid proteins), 2) The role of a long non-coding EBV RNA in promoting viral lytic replication and de novo infection, and 3) involvement of herpesviruses in the etiology and prognosis of lung cancer.

Education & Training

  • PhD
    Yale University, Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry (2003)
  • MPhil
    Yale University, Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry (2000)
  • MSc
    Ain-Shams University, Cairo (1995)
  • BS
    Ain-Shams University, Cairo (1988)

Departments & Organizations