Dangerous trends in worldwide childhood obesity

There are more underweight than obese children in the world, but the balance could change in just five years. 

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Research highlights

Western strain of hepatitis C on the rise in Saudi Arabia

National efforts to curb transmission are in place to limit the virus’s spread.

Features

Screening for an enzyme defect in newborns

Study boosts argument for cord blood screening to detect an enzyme defect in infants.

Editorial Corner

Welcome from the Executive Director

KAIMRC sets its eyes on becoming a regional leader in biomedical research.