Visit to the Chronic Center

Visit to the Chronic Center

Grade 12X have visited The Chronic Care Center in Hazmieh, where they’ve visited the genetic lab and have learned more about gel electrophoresis and DNA analysis. They have had lectures about thalassemia and type 1 diabetes, which are two prevailing diseases in Lebanon and covered in their curriculum and they’ve also passed by the blood bank to learn more about handling, preserving and testing blood samples, before blood transfusions to patients.