The Malaysian Cohort: A Valuable Resource for Research in Non-Communicable Disease (NCD)

By: Prof. Datuk A Rahman A Jamal
Edited by: Mohd Arman bin Kamaruddin
Published date: 15 March 2021

On 11th March 2021, the UKM Medical Molecular Biology Institute (UMBI) and The University of Oxford have jointly organized a webinar entitled “Adiposity & Disease Risk: Global Insights”. The webinar discusses several important topics on obesity that are very prevalent in Malaysia and across the globe.

In this webinar, Prof. Datuk Dr. A Rahman A Jamal shares on The Malaysian Cohort (TMC) project, which is a valuable resource for research in non-communicable Disease (NCD). Prof. Datuk Dr. A Rahman A Jamal is the project leader of TMC project. a population-based cohort study that investigates the disease interactions between genes and environments.