Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research, Kuwait
AlMomin is Research Scientist in Biotechnology and genetic Engineering at Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research. She has obtained her Ph.D from University of Surrey, UK. She is an elected fellow of The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS). She has lead several research projects in molecular diagnostics, embryo transfer in animals, DNA fingerprinting, diagnostics, germplasm management of marine species, algae bioproducts and phytoremediation. Currently she is leading a project to establish a National Centre of Genetic Engineering. She is an active member of several committees in areas of biodiversity, women in STEM, biosafety and biosecurity.