Areeba Khan's Profile

B.Sc (Genetics, Chemistry, Microbiology), M.Sc. (Human Genetics), M.Sc. (Genetic Counselling)

Areeba Khan

Areeba is a genetic counselor from Mumbai. She completed her M.Sc in Genetic Counselling from the University of Machester, UK. She is certified by the Board of Genetic Counselling, India. She is motivated to help people with a genetic condition by educating and counselling them. She is also working to increase awareness about genetic conditions in India. She enjoys spending time with family and friends and has a passion for cooking.

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Lynch Syndrome

Lynch Syndrome

Lynch syndrome is the leading cause of inherited colon cancer due to germ mutations in MMR genes.

Cancer
Inborn Errors of Metabolism

Inborn Errors of Metabolism

Inborn errors of metabolism are genetic disorders that hamper the body’s metabolism resulting in severe clinical manifestations.

Disease & Condition
Inherited Breast Cancer Syndromes

Inherited Breast Cancer Syndromes

Inherited breast cancers are caused due to mutations in genes that increase the risk of breast cancer in women.

Cancer
Long QT Syndrome

Long QT Syndrome

Long QT syndrome is a rare congenital heart condition characterized by prolonged QT intervals and can cause sudden cardiac deaths.

Disease & Condition