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.
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
Qatar Biobank participated in a prestigious biobanking academic course at the Integrated BioBank of Luxembourg (IBBL) Institute.