Researchers take aim at Saudi Arabia’s diabetes crisis

A better understanding of the root causes of diabetes in Saudi Arabia could yield new therapeutic strategies.



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Smart partnerships

December 12, 2016

While some Saudi enterprises strive to be the biggest, a new biotechnology park in Riyadh has set smaller perimeters with a sharp focus.

Striking at the heartland of the MERS infection

December 8, 2016

At least a dozen additional cases of MERS were reported in Saudi Arabia in September 2016, bringing the number of cases in the kingdom to more than 1,450, of which 610 have been fatal. 

A kingdom with a knowledge plan

June 20, 2016

A shift to a knowledge economy in Saudi Arabia is a necessity that holds much promise.