The Centre for Arab Genomic Studies (CAGS) has published a research paper constituting the first review and analysis of all genetic disorders and gene variants reported in Emiratis and hosted on the Catalogue for Transmission Genetics in Arabs (CTGA) database, an open-access database hosting bibliographic data on human gene variants associated with inherited or heritable phenotypes in Arabs.
The Centre of Arab for Genetic Studies, a division of the Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum Award for Medical Sciences, participated in the 8th Kuwait International Genetics Conference (KIGC), which lasted from 11th to 13th October 2022 in Kuwait.
The 9th Pan Arab Human Genetics Conference concluded its events yesterday. The conference, organized by the Centre for Arab Genomic Studies (CAGS) under the aegis of the Sheikh Hamdan Award, was supported by the Ministry of Health, DHA, Emirates Medical Association.
The Centre for Arab Genomic Studies (CAGS), one of the centers of the Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Award for Medical Sciences, presented a virtual lecture on the Revamped CTGA Database to around 30 Medical research professionals from the Lebanese American University (LAU).