I’m a Research Specialist in the Genomics Core Lab since Oct 2008. Graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Biomedical Sciences from Qatar University. Previous experience involved conducting a research on the Application of FISH Technique "Fluorescence in Situ Hybridization" in Invasive Breast Cancer Diagnosis.
Since joined WCM-Q, I have been involved in multiple projects including the Date Palm Project, recently published article in Nature Biotechnology on June 2011 issue, De novo genome sequencing and comparative genomics of date palm (Phoenix dactylifera), Volume 29 Number 6, pp521 - 527. Moreover my work concentration is on the field of Epigenetics, currently working on Diabetes Epigenetics and Folic Acid Epigenetics.