V Wee yong lab calgary

Name: Nabeela Nathoo


  • MD/PhD Candidate with PhD in Neuroscience, University of Calgary (2010-present)
  • BSc in Biological Sciences, University of Calgary (2005-2009)

Research interests or projects:

  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in animal models of multiple sclerosis and in multiple sclerosis patients
  • Projects: susceptibility-based MRI in the experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis model, diffusion tensor imaging in the lysolecithin model


Nathoo N, Agrawal S, Wu Y, Haylock-Jacobs S, Yong VW, Foniok T, Barnes S, Obenaus A, Dunn JF (2013) Susceptibility-weighted imaging in the experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis model of multiple sclerosis indicates elevated deoxyhemoglobin, iron deposition and demyelination.
Multiple Sclerosis Journal, 19(6):721-731.