The Malaysian Quarantine and Inspection Services (Maqis) has revealed that it found worms that can cause the anisakiasis disease in samples of a brand of sardines from China brought in through the North Butterworth Container Terminal in Penang on May 14. Maqis director-general Mokhtaruddin Husain said the worms were discovered […]


Sickle cell disease is a genetic condition that runs in families and is more common in certain races, especially Black people. It is caused by a point transformation in the B-hemoglobin gene leading to the blend of sickle hemoglobin, which polymerizes when de-oxygenated, distorting and injuring the red blood cell. […]