Dr Mohammed Yusuf joined AKU-CRM as an Assistant Professor and Team Lead in 2018. He has 16 years of experience in chromosome analysis and imaging. His research interests are in mapping genomes using cytogenetic approaches and imaging. At AKU-CRM, Dr Yusuf's team is working on understanding the chromosomal structure and positioning in single cells using both 2D and 3D methods. He has led the development of an academic cytogenetics research core. His research interests have also expanded into imaging 3D cell-scaffold interactions.