KOTA SAMARAHAN: Sarawak plans to have its own research centre on infectious diseases, said Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg.

He said the RM190 million centre will be a platform for local researchers to work on drugs and cures for current and future infectious diseases, including tropical diseases.

“The state government has set aside RM190 million to establish a centre for infectious diseases. This will be a research centre where scientists can work and collaborate between academia, government and institutions.

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