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.
Latest News & Events
Keep updated on all the initiatives and events of the ARISE project
SAVE THE DATE – ASCAT Conference 2023
The ASCAT conference “Therapeutic Strategies For Sickle Cell Disease & Thalassaemia: Time to Consider A Multi-Modal & Personalised Approach” will be held on 25-28 October in London.
Third International Summit on Human Genome Editing (6-8 March 2023)
The Third International Summit on Human Genome Editing took place in London, UK on March 6-8, 2023.
SAVE THE DATE: Sickle Cell & Thalassaemia course
A two-day training course on Sickle Cell Disease and Thalassaemia will run virtually on 17th-18th October 2022. The course is organised by South Thames Sickle Cell & Thalassemia Network.