Irene De Biase, MD, PhD

Assistant Medical Director, Biochemical Genetics Lab and Newborn Screening Lab
Dr. De Biase is the assistant medical director of the Biochemical Genetics and Newborn Screening laboratories at ARUP and an assistant professor of pathology at the University Of Utah School Of Medicine. Dr. De Biase received her MD and PhD in cellular and molecular genetics at the Federico II University in Naples, Italy. She served as a postdoctoral fellow in molecular genetics at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center and as a postdoctoral fellow in clinical biochemical genetics at the Greenwood Genetics Center in South Carolina. She was a recipient of the SERGG student travel award and SIMD student travel award and is a member of the Society for Inherited Metabolic Disorders. Dr. De Biase's research interests include lysosomal storage disorders and fatty acid oxidation disorders. Dr. De Biase is board certified in clinical biochemical genetics.