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Nouf Laqtom develops novel LysoTag mouse model, discovers Batten disease gene CLN3 function
Dr. Nouf Laqtom's research has led to a breakthrough in understanding Batten disease, a lethal neurodegenerative disorder in children. In an article in the September 2022 edition of Nature, Dr. Laqtom and her co-authors describe how they id...
Dr. Areej Alhhazmi published in Nature Microbiology
Dr. Areej Alhhazmi's research at MIT on the antibacterial properties of plant peptides was recently published in Nature Microbiology.
Dr. AlShahrani develops Energy Innovation Program
Former IBK Fellow, Dr. Thamraa AlShahrani, is managing a new Master’s Program in Energy Innovation at Princess Nourah University (PNU) beginning in September 2022. "When I came back [from the IBK program]...a master's program in energy wa...
Dana Al-Sulaiman has developed a cheap, minimally invasive diagnostic test for cancer.