Iqra Mumal, MSc,  —

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.

Articles by Iqra Mumal

Some Sjögren’s Patients at Higher Risk for Parkinson’s, Study Finds

People with Sjögren’s syndrome — particularly women, younger patients and those receiving certain immunosuppressant therapies — are at higher risk of developing Parkinson’s disease, according to a new study. The study, “Risk of Parkinson disease in Sjögren syndrome administered ineffective immunosuppressant therapies,” was published in the journal Medicine. Recently, studies have…