Genome sequencing aiding Covid-19 preparedness, says health D-G
It helps the ministry learn more about the characteristics of the virus, says Noor Hisham.
Copy URLGenome sequencing on Covid-19 virus samples helps the Health Ministry with its planning to enhance mitigation measures and preparedness in case of mutations with high infectivity. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, October 22, 2020.GENOME sequencing conducted on Covid-19 virus samples has helped the Health Ministry in its planning to improve preparedness to deal with the pandemic.
Director-general of health Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said Malaysia has conducted genome sequencing but not on all positive cases. Read more: TheMalaysianInsight »
MACC nabs three more Immigration officers in 'Ops Selat' blitz
PUTRAJAYA: Three more Immigration officers, including a deputy director stationed at KL International Airport (KLIA), have been detained by Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) in connection with a nationwide blitz codenamed 'Ops Selat'.
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Covid-19: Six new clusters detected, bringing total active clusters to 99PETALING JAYA: Six new Covid-19 clusters were reported in five states on Thursday (Oct 22), bringing the number of active clusters nationwide to 99, says Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah . Check it out! Do You Want To create 3d logo animation intro video within 24 hours ? Contact Me : 3d Logo intro 3d Logo Animation Intro Video Video Intro Top Logo Animation Best Logo Animation Good keep on finding more and more clusters instead of reducing them by lockdown
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Covid-19: Muslim women wearing purdah must also wear face masks, says Health DGPETALING JAYA: Muslim women wearing the purdah (veil) must also wear a face mask underneath, says Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah . They can be save by their God !!! As they believed in this !!! Btw this was a pretty dumb question by that journalist. Felt kesian that DG had to answer that.