Globally, there has been a dramatic rise in the number of diabetes cases in recent years. With more than five million diabetes-related deaths in 2014, it has emerged as a universal problem. As a result, diabetes is now firmly at the top of the world health agenda.
The Qatar Biomedical Research Institute (QBRI) is hosting the IBRO-MENA-QBRI Annual Neuroscience Symposium on 16 and 17 December.
The partnership’s first project will focus on breast cancer, the most common form of cancer in Qatar, and will be conducted in collaboration with researchers from Hamad Medical Corporation.