International Journal of Plant Science and Horticulture


Faculty of Sciences of Gabes, Tunisia

Dr. Rafik BACHOUAL has completed his Ph.D from Faculty of Pharmacy of Chatenay Malabry, Paris XI University, France. His PhD thesis was “Contribution of different genetic mechanisms in fluoroquinolones resistance in Escherichia coli, Campylobacter coli, campylobacter jejuni and Bacteroides fragilis.’’ He was a Postdoctoral fellow at Washington University School of Medicine of Saint Louis at USA. After, he joined Laboratory of Physiopathology and Epidemiology of respiratory failure, INSERM U700, Faculty of Medicine Xavier Bichat. He studied the Role of cigarette smoke‐ Diesel particles interaction in the physiology of bronchial and alveolar remodeling in chronic obstruction pulmonary disease (COPD). Dr. BACHOUAL is now working as Associate Professor at Department of sciences life, Faculty of Sciences of Gabes Tunisia. He is interested to antimicrobial and anti‐inflammatory agents; their mechanism of action and resistance

Microbiology and immunology; Antibiotic mechanism of Action and resistance; Inflammation and natural antiinflamatory products