الرئيسية / اﻷﺧﺒﺎر واﻟﺒﯿﺎﻧﺎت الصحفية
اﻷﺧﺒﺎر واﻟﺒﯿﺎﻧﺎت الصحفية - 2006
Arab Genomic Studies
الدورة الرابعة لجائزة حمدان للعلوم الطبية تختتم أعمالها بنجاح
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Transfer HE Mirza Al Sayegh treasurer Board of Trustees and a representative of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and UAE Minister of Finance and Industry message from His Highness, which stated that Sheikh Hamdan may face both houses of Trustees and the General Secretariat to promote all efforts related to the announcement and selection procedures examination for the new award.

The conference served as an opportunity for members of the Centre for Arab Genomic Studies, consisting of 20 scientists attending the meeting to discuss ways to expand the genetic data center began created after the huge success of the process of a trial in the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain base. Plans have been prepared to include the Sultanate of Oman and Kuwait databases in addition to other countries. Became doctors can now browse the data in order to communicate and send reports about genetic diseases in their countries for the purpose of study similar situations elsewhere.

Given the importance of this center and the services provided through field studies and continuous enrichment of the database, the members of the Centre for Arab Genomic Studies assert that one of the main tasks of the center will be to organize the relations between the Centre for Arab Genomic Studies and other organizations working in the field of genetics in the Arab world as well to international centers that likeness tasks.

Center members have decided that there must be an arbitration subsidiary bodies also shall establish rules and frameworks to organize the work of the center, including a focus on various important issues, especially with regard to ethical codes in this area; and the focus of these bodies also organize scientific conferences to raise awareness about Genetic studies science.

They also discussed the Human Genome Project at the conference - which is part of the original draft of the human genome - where interested in studying the characteristics of the different genetic diseases of all the continents of the world, such as Europe, Africa and Asia, with a focus on the Arab countries. In addition to discussing the preparations for holding the next conference in December 2007, was also to reach an agreement that is every member of the Arab Council vision and themes of the conference.

Dr. Najeeb Al Khaja announced the support of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, through the allocation of a new budget to support the Centre for Arab Genomic Studies Genetics and support activities in general. Will also be a new budget to support research and development related to the awards structure mode.