Why some people have no complications from COVID-19, while some need critical intensive care?

Majority of those infected with SARS-CoV-2 (the virus causing COVID-19) show no symptom or only mild symptoms. A quarantine period of 14 days was used by most stakeholders in healthcare to reduce transmission as the incubation period may range from …


The pharmacogenomics testing may help COVID-19 patients

What is pharmacogenomics?

Pharmacogenomics is a combination of pharmacology and genomics which utilizes a person’s genetic information to study how he/she response to drugs. It is one of the elements in personalised medicine.…


Is it true you can avoid COVID-19 if you have good genes?

People are very clueless about COVID-19 symptoms.

The symptoms may appear 2-14 days or more after exposure to the virus. Some infected people may have fever/chills, cough, shortness of breathing, fatigue, body aches, headache, loss of taste, sore throat, runny …