Singapore

Local biological defence capabilities to get boost with upcoming maximum security lab


SINGAPORE – Should a highly dangerous infectious disease hit Singapore, laboratories here are not equipped to handle the pathogens in such a way that potential treatments and containment strategies can be tested, and vaccines developed.

Such deadly, risk-group-4 viruses include Ebola, which has an average death rate of 50 per cent among those infected.

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