Prof Marina Kleanthous (BSc, PhD) is the Head of the Molecular Genetics Thalassemia Department (MGTD) of the Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics (CING) and Professor at the Cyprus School of Molecular Medicine (CSMM). Prof Kleanthous has published over 60 articles and has been involved in more than 25 projects, coordinating over 15 of them. Her expertise involve the molecular diagnosis of haemoglobin disorders, the prenatal diagnosis and preimplantation genetic diagnosis of rare diseases and non-invasive prenatal diagnosis. Her research interests include gene therapies for haemoglobin diseases, biomarker development using omics technologies and GWAS.
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An on-site training programme on Sickle Cell Disease newborn screening and laboratory themes is going to be held in Abuja from 2nd to 5th August.
Dear colleagues, friends, and the Sickle Cell Disease community, with profound sadness, we learned of the passing of Prof Kwaku Ohene-Frempong a giant in the Sickle Cell Disease field
The Annual Scientific Conference on Sickle Cell and Thalassemia (ASCAT) 2022 conference successfully completed a 3-day conference from 26th—28th January 2022.