Rebecca Ann Mathew

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Genome-wide Association Studies (GWAS) revealed novel genetic markers for breast cancer susceptibility. But little is known about the risk factors and molecular events associated with breast cancer in Arab Population. Therefore, we designed a broad study to investigate the susceptibility and prognostic implications of the GWAS breast cancer loci in the(More)
Germ-line mutations in BRCA1 breast cancer susceptibility gene account for a large proportion of hereditary breast cancer families and show considerable ethnic and geographical variations. The contribution of BRCA1 mutations to hereditary breast cancer has not yet been thoroughly investigated in Middle Eastern and North African populations. In this study,(More)
Qatar is ranked as the wealthiest country in the world with the highest GDP per capita, derived from the production and export of oil and natural gas. A monarchy, Qatar has been ruled by the Al-Thani family since the mid1800s and has since transformed itself from a poor British protectorate, noted mainly for pearling, into an independent state with Islam as(More)
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