Iqra holds a MSc in Cellular and Molecular Medicine from the University of Ottawa in Ottawa, Canada. She also holds a BSc in Life Sciences from Queen’s University in Kingston, Canada. Currently, she is completing a PhD in Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology from the University of Toronto in Toronto, Canada. Her research has ranged from across various disease areas including Alzheimer’s disease, myelodysplastic syndrome, bleeding disorders and rare pediatric brain tumors.
Advancements in diagnosis and disease characterization are needed in Canada to improve the clinical outcomes of adults and children with atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome (aHUS), a registry study suggests. ... Read more
Patients who have symptoms that indicate severe atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome (aHUS) should be diagnosed as quickly as possible so that treatment with Soliris (eculizumab), a potentially life-saving agent, ... Read more