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MBRU joins the Association of American Medical Colleges visiting student program to boost educational development of budding healthcare professionals

Mar 10, 2021

Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Sciences (MBRU) has joined the Visiting Student Learning Opportunities (VSLO®) program, a service of the AAMC (Association of American Medical Colleges), to engage medical students and faculty worldwide and expand their international … Continued

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MBRU-Led Genetic Study Reveals Crucial Insights into Make-Up of MRSA Superbug

Nov 24, 2020

Researchers from Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Sciences (MBRU) led a study identifying and analyzing specific strains of the potentially deadly “superbug” Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region. MRSA strains are responsible … Continued

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Dubai Command & Control Center announces UAE’s first full genome sequencing of virus causing COVID-19

Apr 15, 2020

Dubai’s COVID-19 Command and Control Center (CCC) announced the UAE’s first full genome sequencing of the virus causing COVID-19. The successful sequencing of the virus from a patient in Dubai was performed by researchers at the Mohammed Bin Rashid University … Continued