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Abdul Zetrini


Tripoli University Libya
Supervisor: Neale Ridgway
Research Area: Cell Biology of Cholesterol and Lipids



Pharmacy (2005-2009)
Tripoli University
Synthesis and Biological Evaluation of Novel Anticancer Compounds

Awards & Professional Activities

Scholarships & Awards

Best graduation project for the year 2008-2009, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tripoli University, Tripoli – Libya. (2008-2009)

Certificate of recognition for high Standards excellence in Pharmaceutical Research , The 27th Scientific Conference of Arab pharmacists union (APU) (11-13/5/2010), Damascus, Syria . (2010)

A scholarship from ministry of higher education in Libya for three years to take a master degree in Canada (2013)

Professional Activities

Teaching Assistant for BIOC 3400 (2015),

Teaching Assistant for BIOC 2600 (2016)

Poster presentation for the 15th Scientific congress of the Association of The Pharmacy Colleges in the Arab World , (9-11/10/2012) Amman ,jordan (2012)

Poster presentation for the 10th International Symposium on Pharmaceutical Sciences (26-29/7/2012), Ankara, Turkey (2012)

Oral presentation for the 27th Scientific Conference of Arab pharmacists union (APU) (11-13/5/2010), Damascus, Syria (2010)


  1. Ahmed M1, Azam F, Gbaj A, Zetrini AE, Abodlal AS, Rghigh A, Almahdi E, Hamza A, Salama M, Ben Saber SM, (2016) Ester Prodrugs of Ketoprofen: Synthesis, in vitro Stability and in vivo Biological Evaluation, and In Silico Comparative Docking Studies against COX-1 and COX-2 Current Drug Discovery Technologies : [PubMed]
  2. Salah M. Bensaber • H. A. Allafe • Nouri B. Ermeli • Salah B. Mohamed • Abdulmottaleb A. Zetrini • Sami G. Alsabri • Mabrouk Erhuma • Anton Hermann • Mousa I. Jaeda • Abdul M. Gbaj, (2014) Chemical synthesis, molecular modelling, and evaluationof anticancer activity of some pyrazol-3-one Schiff basederivatives Med Chem Res :
  3. Ahmed MA1, Azam F, Rghigh AM, Gbaj A, Zetrini AE., (2012) Structure-based design, synthesis, molecular docking, and biological activities of 2-(3-benzoylphenyl) propanoic acid derivatives as dual mechanism drugs J Pharm Bioallied Sci : [PubMed]
  4. Sami G. Alsabri1 , Abdulmottaleb E. Zetrini1 , Nouri B. Ermeli2 , Salah B. Mohamed1 , Salah M. Bensaber1, 3, Anton Hermann4 and Abdul Gbaj1,, (2012) Study of eight medicinal plants for antioxidant activities Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research :