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Clinical Cancer Research study highlights EndoPredict test use for breast cancer

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 2 (Bernama) — Myriad Genetics Inc has announced Clinical Cancer Research, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research, published a study showing the EndoPredict® breast cancer prognostic test significantly predicted distant recurrence in premenopausal women …

JKNJ plans to open health hub in every district, to promote a healthy lifestyle

BATU PAHAT, Aug 21 (Bernama) — The Johor State Health Department (JKNJ) plans to open a Wellness Hub in every district in the state to provide information so the local community can adopt a healthy lifestyle.

State Health and Unity …

8,652 HFMD cases in Johor, fifth highest

JOHOR BAHRU, Aug 1 (Bernama) — Johor is ranked fifth among the states with a high cumulative number of hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) cases since Jan 1 until July 29, this year.

State Health and Unity Committee chairman, …

New Parit Buntar Hospital on track for 2023 completion

PARIT BUNTAR, July 7 (Bernama) – Shortage of workers, land stability and the COVID-19 pandemic are reasons for the delay in the construction of the Parit Buntar Hospital, which was supposed to have been completed in December 2020.

Deputy Health …

MOH grants conditional approval of Veklury for COVID-19 treatment

KUALA LUMPUR, July 7 (Bernama) — The Health Ministry (MOH) has granted a conditional registration approval for Veklury (remdesivir) for the emergency treatment of COVID-19.

Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said the treatment was agreed and approved …

Sarawak Infectious Disease Research Centre expected to be ready by 2024

KOTA SAMARAHAN, July 6 (Bernama) — Construction of the Sarawak Infectious Disease Research Centre here has started and the project is expected to be completed in 2024.

State Education, Innovation and Talent Development Minister, Datuk Roland Sagah Wee Inn said …

Malaysia Reports 2,425 New COVID-19 Infections, Four More Deaths

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia reported 2,425 new COVID-19 infections as of midnight, bringing the national total to 4,547,051, according to the Health Ministry.

There are eight new imported cases, with 2,417 cases being local transmissions, data released on the ministry’s website …