WCM-Q Research Sheds New Light on Treatment-Resistant Cancers

Publication: albawaba.com - English (English | Website) Researchers at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) have devised a new way of testing cancer treatments to reveal how some tumors are able to resist chemotherapy drugs and continue to spread. Led by Dr. Anna Halama, Assistant Professor of Research in Physiology & Biophysics, the WCM-Q team combined two innovative research...

Qatari professor to develop remote learning e-platform for autistic children

Publication: gulf-times.com - English (English | Website) In what could be a first-of-its-kind internationally, a team of researchers led by a Qatari professor is developing a bilingual online platform to provide remote learning access for children with autism, especially during the Covid-19 pandemic, Gulf Times has learnt.“We are working to develop technologies within three months to help children...

Qatar-based financial technology startup, C Wallet Services secures more than QR2mn in funding

Publication: gulf-times.com - English (English | Website) Qatar-based financial technology startup, C Wallet Services, has successfully secured more than QR2mn in grants and funding in its first year, having created cwallet, Qatar’s first and only mobile application (app) to facilitate banking via blockchain technology. C Wallet Services is incubated by the Digital Incubation Center under Qatar’s Ministry...

Health minister meets COVID-19 survivors as Ras Laffan Hospital discharges its last patients

Publication: qatar-tribune.com - English (English | Website) The Minister of Public Health, Her Excellency Dr. Hanan Mohamed Al Kuwari, today visited Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Ras Laffan Hospital and met with the last recovered COVID-19 patients being discharged from that hospital.Ras Laffan was formally opened in April by His Excellency the Prime Minister and Minister of...

Qatari and Italian experts working on plasma-based therapies to treat patients

Publication: Qatar Tribune (English | Newspaper) QATAR Foundation Research, Development and Innovation (QF RDI) and the Italian Universities of Rome Tor Vergata and Trieste have established cooperation to collect and analyse genomic information to study THE different impacts of COVID-19 among the population, Italian Ambassador to Qatar HE Alessandro Prunas has said. In an exclusive with...