Dr. Nasser Al-Asmar


Dr. Nasser Al-Asmar

Scientific Advisor, Igenomix Spain.

Dr. Nasser Al-Asmar received his Bachelor's degree in Pharmacy, and a Master Degree in Biotechnology of Human Assisted Reproduction at Valencia University (Spain). He is currently doing his Ph.D. in Human Male Genetics in collaboration with Prof. Hassold at Washington State University (Pullman, WA). He was Laboratory Manager at Igenomix USA (Miami, FL) from its opening in 2012 until January 2016, when he became Scientific Advisor first in the USA and now for Spain and Latam.

Dr. Nasser Al-Asmar has over 10 years of clinical and research laboratory experience, first at IVI-Valencia Clinic (Spain) at the Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis Laboratory, after that at Igenomix (Spain) at the Preimplantation Genetic Screening Laboratory and then at Igenomix USA (Miami, FL).

In the clinical setting, he has extensive experience in the study of chromosomal abnormalities in embryos and spermatozoa using array CGH technology and fluorescence "in situ" hybridization. He is also currently developing these same studies for the new technique in Assisted Reproduction, Next Generation Sequencing (NGS), analyzing Products of Conception as well.