Mohammad Farhan

Assistant Professor
Dr. Mohammad Farhan, assistant professor at College of Health & Life Sciences, Hamad Bin Khalifa University, Qatar, is an expert in behavioral neuroscience. He completed his Ph.D. at the Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology (IGIB) in Delhi, India, and moved to Oxford University for his postdoctoral studies. Later, he moved to the Agency for Science, Technology, and Research (A-STAR) and worked as a senior research fellow at Duke-NUS Medical School in Singapore.

Where Do We Stand With the Pfizer Vaccine?

November 17, 2020

On Monday, November 9, BioNTech, a biotech company owned by a Turkish-German couple, Dr. Ugur Sahin and Ozlem Tureci, together with pharmaceutical giant Pfizer shared some promising news in the wake of the intense race toward eradicating COVID-19. The preliminary but potentially conclusive results of the trial of the mRNA vaccine...

The Growing Case for Banning E-Cigarettes

October 01, 2019

Despite being marketed as cooler and healthier alternatives to smoking, a growing body of scientific evidence suggests that e-cigarettes should come with similar health warnings as regular tobacco products. Yet, while further research is needed to determine once and for all whether e-cigarettes represent a serious public health challenge, states...