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[MEDIA RELEASE] WHO discontinues hydroxychloroquine and lopinavir/ritonavir treatment arms for COVID-19
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Research Insider this week gets up close with Kai Xiang Lim who is in his second year pursuing a PhD in Social, Genetics and Developmental Psychiatry Research at King’s College London, UK. He uses genetic information to investigate the underlying…
Q&A We celebrated World Microbiome Day 2020 over the weekend by hosting a webinar “Gut feeling is real science: Know your gut microbiome!” with our expert speakers from Malaysia and Singapore who provided insights on the connection of gut microbiome…