Iqra Mumal, MSc,  —

Iqra holds a MSc in Cellular and Molecular Medicine from the University of Ottawa in Ottawa, Canada. She also holds a BSc in Life Sciences from Queen’s University in Kingston, Canada. Currently, she is completing a PhD in Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology from the University of Toronto in Toronto, Canada. Her research has ranged from across various disease areas including Alzheimer’s disease, myelodysplastic syndrome, bleeding disorders and rare pediatric brain tumors.

Articles by Iqra Mumal

Japanese Find Another Mutation That Could Lead to Fabry Disease

A newborn screening study led to Japanese researchers discovering another mutation that may cause Fabry disease. The study, “A new mutation found in newborn screening for Fabry disease evaluated by plasma globotriaosylsphingosine levels,” was published in the Official Journal of the Japan Society of Human Genetics. Fabry disease…