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Donning and doffing of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Four years ago, in 2014 when the first MERS-CoV case surfaced in...  Read More
Tuesday, 30 October 2018

In line with the campaign in achieving occupational safety and health in workplaces, the Research Institute for Tropical Medicine (RITM)...  Read More
Monday, 29 October 2018

Participants are being taught on how to properly handle the laboratory animals The Research Institute for Tropical Medicine (RITM) through...  Read More
Monday, 29 October 2018

Latest Data

2280
MERS-CoV Lab-Confirmed Cases

Report as of 14 November 2018 (Source: Global Alert and Response WHO)
295
Ebola Outbreak Confirmed Cases in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Since the beginning of the epidemic, the cumulative number of cases is 333, of which 295 are confirmed and 38 probable. In total, there have been 209 deaths (171 confirmed and 38 probable). (Source: Global Surveillance Update)
860
H5N1 Reported Confirmed Case Worldwide Since 2003

Last World Health Organization update confirmed case of avian influenza (H5N1) was on September 27, 2017 from Indonesia. (Source: Global Surveillance Update)