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What does CAGS stand for?

Centre for Arab Genomic Studies (United Arab Emirates)


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Samples in periodicals archive:
Among Emiratis in Dubai it is 1 in every 320 births, according to data released by the Centre for Arab Genomic Studies (CAGS) in March.
Dr Fatima Bastaki, consultant paediatrician in clinical genetics and metabolism at Latifa Hospital and head of the campaign's organising committee, said that the Centre for Arab Genomic Studies, a division of the Award for Medical Sciences, has catalogued 350 rare genetic disorders in Arab populations.
Eisai is set to introduce a revolutionary treatment for breast cancer, the third leading cause of death in the UAE, according to a study conducted by the Dubai-based Centre for Arab Genomic Studies.
The local sponsor, Dr Mansour Al Zarouni, is a prominent healthcare figure in the region being the United Arab Emirates spokesperson to the World Health Organisation and Member of the Centre for Arab Genomic Studies.
But the Centre for Arab Genomic Studies, a division of the Shaikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Award for Medical Sciences, has so far catalogued at least 340 genetic disorders in Arab populations that fall under the rare diseases category.
Summary: DUBAI - At least 55 types of cancer have been documented in the Arab population in the region, according to a preliminary survey done by the Centre for Arab Genomic Studies.
jpg) A study by the Genetics Department of the Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) for the Dubai-based Centre for Arab Genomic Studies (CAGS) has revealed that a disturbing number of children are born with genetic disorders to Omani parents.
The study was compiled by Shaikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum Award for Medical Sciences' Centre for Arab Genomic Studies (CAGS), based on independent reports and statistics on cancer published since 1981.

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