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

IVIG Therapy Can Help Reduce Corticosteroid Dosage for Scleroderma-associated Myopathy, Study Finds

Intravenous antibodies can be used as add-on therapy to reduce the dosage of corticosteroids and achieve disease remission in people with scleroderma-associated myopathy (SScAM), or muscle disease, a study suggests. The study, “Corticosteroid-sparing benefit of intravenous immunoglobulin in systemic sclerosis-associated myopathy: A comparative study in 52 patients,”…