Month: May 2017

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 20, 2017

The predominant Influenza strains that circulated in this weekwere Influenza A/H3.However, overall incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) were 51/ 1000 outpatient visits and 7/ 100 hospitalized patients respectively. ReadFull

This was posted on Monday, May 29th, 2017 By in Report , .

Quarterly Disease Surveillance Bulletin, Volume 9, January – March, 2017

Royal Centre for Disease Control (RCDC) is pleased to launch its First Quarterly Disease Surveillance Bulletin for 2017. The aim of the bulletin is to provide insight and regular update on various disease surveillance conducted by Royal Centre for Disease Control to policy makers in the Ministry of Health, health professionals and relevant stakeholders. The… [Read more]

This was posted on Thursday, May 25th, 2017 By in Bulletin .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 19, 2017

The predominant Influenza strains that circulated in this week were Influenza A/H3. However, overall incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) were 46/ 1000 outpatient visits and 13/ 100 hospitalized patients respectively. ReadFull

This was posted on Friday, May 19th, 2017 By in Report , .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 18, 2017

The predominant Influenza strains that circulated in this week were Influenza A/H3. However, overall incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) were 43/ 1000 outpatient visits and 7/ 100 hospitalized patients respectively. ReadFull

This was posted on Tuesday, May 16th, 2017 By in Report , .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 17, 2017

The predominant Influenza strains that circulated in this week were Influenza A/H3. However, overall incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) were 34/ 1000 outpatient visits and 5/ 100 hospitalized patients respectively. ReadFull

This was posted on Monday, May 15th, 2017 By in Report , .

VivaxGEN: An open access platform for comparative analysis of short tandem repeat genotyping data in Plasmodium vivax populations

The control and elimination of Plasmodium vivax will require a better understanding of its transmission dynamics, through the application of genotyping and population genetics analyses. This paper describes VivaxGEN (http://vivaxgen.menzies.edu.au), a web-based platform that has been developed to support P. vivax short tandem repeat data sharing and comparative analyses. ReadFull

This was posted on Friday, May 12th, 2017 By in Publication .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 16, 2017

The predominant Influenza strains that circulated in this week were Influenza B/Victoria. However, overall incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) were 41/ 1000 outpatient visits and 1/ 100 hospitalized patients respectively. ReadFull

This was posted on Monday, May 8th, 2017 By in Report , .