Qatar BioBank

Qatar Biobank has been created in partnership with the Supreme Council of Health, and is working with Hamad Medical Corporation to enable medical research on health issues that prevail in Qatar. Visit our website

Qatar Foundation Combats Hypertension

High blood pressure is responsible for 12.8 percent of all deaths worldwide, which amounts to 7.5 million people annually. In addition, 32.9 percent of Qataris suffer from hypertension, one third of whom ignore their diagnosis.

Biobank Summit Discuss Precision Medicine

Leading biomedical experts convened today for the opening of the second Qatar Biobank Conference at the Qatar National Convention Centre (QNCC). The two-day event, held under the theme ‘The Impact of Biobanking on Precision Medicine Initiatives,’ brings together top medical practitioners