Tahir Khan, PhD
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Dr. Khan obtained his Doctorate degree in Biotechnology from Pakistan Institute of Engineering and Applied Sciences.
As a Postdoctoral Associate and Primary Analyst within CHDM until 2018, Dr. Khan's research in our laboratory focused on identifying genetic risk factors for anencephaly through exome sequencing - the spelling out and reading of DNA within genes. Due to the high incidence of genetic conditions in his native Pakistan, Dr. Kahn became interested in studying the genetic basis of unexplained medical conditions.