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GENETIC SCREENING AND GENETIC COUNSELLING AND ITS IMPORTANCE IN PAKISTAN

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article image Pakistan’s population is increasing day by day and reached up to about 20 million. It is a natural phenomenon that as much population increases the risk for different diseases also increases. The insufficient health facilities and unawareness have increased the death rates. The unawareness about Genetic diseases have increased the death rates. A large number of population of Pakistan even educated people are unaware of the two terms. Genetic…Read More

Lack of screening endangering animals diseases

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: The absence of quarantine department to screen livestock at the time of import in the country is resulting in the spread of mysterious contagious diseases in Pakistan.This was stated by University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr Talat Naseer Pasha while delivering a lecture at the one-month long workshop on "Capacity building of livestock dairy development department officers for the establishment of advisory services" at conference…Read More