In the Media

  • October 18 2018

    NRL's CEO, Abdul Hamid Oubeisi, Interviewed by Al Bayan Newspaper

    Abdul Hamid Oubeisi, NRL's CEO, was interviewed by Al Bayan Newspaper, which was printed on October 10th 2018. The article is available to read here: https://www.albayan.ae/across-the-uae/news-and-reports/2018-10-10-1.3379156    
  • September 30 2018

    Genetic Counseling: Empowering patients and providers through information and support

      Genetic Counseling article that appeared in MedLab Magazine, September 2018 Issue   Genetic disorders are found in all medical specialties and can affect all patients; young and old, male and female, those unaware of underlying illnesses and those diagnosed with life-limiting conditions. Technological advancements…
  • August 15 2018

    REVOLUTION IN MICROBIAL IDENTIFICATION AND MICROBIOLOGY EFFICIENCIES - MALDI-TOF MS

    REVOLUTION IN MICROBIAL IDENTIFICATION AND MICROBIOLOGY EFFICIENCIES Albarah El-khani, Director – Technical Operations, National Reference Laboratory, sheds light on the principles of MALDI-TOF Mass Spectrometry Over the past few years, matrix assisted laser desorption ionization-time of flight mass spectrometry (MALDI-TOF MS) has emerged as a…
  • May 25 2018

    UAE Portrait of a Nation: One of the first Emirati pathologists seeks to inspire a new generation

      Dr Suhaila Alameeri, Consultant Anatomic Pathologist at National Reference Laboratory, is one of the first Emirati pathologists in the country. She speaks to Shireena Al Nowais from 'The National' newspaper, May 25th 2018 Sitting in a lab behind a microscope for hours on end might not be…
  • April 3 2018

    The Automated Laboratory: A new benchmark for Quality Standards and Patient Safety in the UAE

    Worldwide, the aging population and their need to consume more healthcare-related services are on the rise. Coupled with the increased ability to diagnose chronic diseases and illnesses, the need for more cost-effective clinical laboratory results is now greater than ever before. Increasing the efficiency to…
  • February 14 2018

    Why cervical cancer screening is a must

    Dr Suhaila Alameeri, Consultant Anatomic Pathologist at National Reference Laboratory, speaks to XPRESS newspaper, Feb 14th 2018 Let me begin with the good news: Cervical cancer is now the most preventable female cancer. Indeed, 93 per cent of cases can be prevented if detected early through…