The NanoGene Team


Sharif Ali, M.D.

Founder & CEO

Dr. Ali is an American board-certified anatomical and clinical pathologist and hematopathologists. He has over 15 years’ experience providing exceptional care delivering accurate and precise diagnosis in the field of blood and bone marrow disorders.

Director of Operations

Najette Ezzarqui

Director of Operations

NanoGene is pleased to welcome Najette to our team. With over 20 years of experience in educational and retail expertise with the renowned luxury French brand Chanel, Najette brings a wealth of knowledge and skills to her role.

Salem Nasser

Salem Nasser Salmeen

Executive Director of the Private Office of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Nahyan. Outreach & Partnership
المدير التنفيذي للمكتب الخاص لسمو الشيخ حمدان بن محمد آل نهيان

Salem has established robust connections with the UAE government and health authorities. He will be leading Nanogene's engagement with these entities.

Our Top Pathologists & Scientists

Cytogenetic and Molecular Lab Co-Director

Rodney Wiltshire, Ph.D

Cytogenetic and Molecular Lab Co-Director

Dr. Rodney Wiltshire has worked in the field of Human Genetics for over 30 years,making significant contributions to the academic research and commercial clinical diagnostic sectors, focusing on cancer...

Clinical Head

Ather Naseemuddin, M.D.

Clinical Head, Surgical Pathology & Cytopathology

Dr. Naseemuddin completed his Medical School at Aligarh Muslim University in India in 2002. Dr. Naseemuddin then decided to pursue a career in pathology and completed an AP residency in Saint Luke’s Roosevelt Health Center (Now part...

Arnaldo A. Arbini MD

Arnaldo Augusto Arbini, M.D.

Director of Hematopathology at NYU-Langone Medical Center
New York City, New York

Dr. Arbini is a distinguished hematopathologist renowned for his expertise in the field of hematopathology. Currently at the pinnacle of his career as director of hematopathology division at NYU. 

Soufiane El Hallani, M.D.

Soufiane El Hallani, M.D.

Molecular and Gynecologic Pathologist
University of Alberta, Canada
American Board Certified in Anatomical & Molecular Pathology

Dr. Soufiane El Hallani is a seasoned Molecular Pathologist with extensive expertise in molecular and genetic pathology. He plays a key role in Nanogene's acquisition and implementation of cutting-edge molecular platforms. 

Jason Pimentel, MD, FRCPA, DABP

Jason Pimentel, M.D., FRCPA, DABP

Dermatopathology – Mayo Clinic

Dr. Pimentel embarked on his medical education at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas before transferring to the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia. 

Molecular Pathology Scientist

Scott Reading, Ph.D

Molecular Pathology Scientist, level IV ARUP Laboratory

Scott Reading, Ph.D., is a seasoned Senior Scientist specializing in molecular diagnostics and laboratory research. With a strong background in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Scott brings extensive expertise to his role at Nanogene...

Soft Tissue Pathology, Dermatopathology

Konstantinos Linos, M.D.

Soft Tissue Pathology & Dermatopathology
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC) New York City, NY

Dr. Konstantinos Linos received his medical degree from Athens School of Medicine in Athens, Greece, followed by a residency in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology at Albany Medical Center in Albany, New York.


Avi Rosenberg, M.D., Ph.D.

Kidney and Placental Pathologist
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine Baltimore, MD

Dr. Rosenberg is a physician-scientist and renal pathologist from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, is poised to bring his expertise to Nanogene Laboratory. In his new role, Dr. Rosenberg will provide advanced consultation services, specializing in medical and renal transplant biopsies.

Abdus Salam, M.D., Ph.D.

Transfusion Medicine & Transplant Immunology

Dr. Salam is a preeminent figure in the domains of transfusion medicine and transplant immunology, endowing Nanogene with his extensive knowledge and specialized expertise.


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