Department of Molecular Biology. Medical Research Institute, Colombo and Department of Zoology and Environmental Sciences, University of Colombo have conducted SARS CoV-2 variant analysis based on gene sequencing data generated by Oxford Nanopore gene sequencing method since July 2021. Prof. Inoka C Perera has been coordinating the team at University of Colombo and Ministry of Health has supported this surveillance work.


Q & A on COVID-19 Vaccine

Answer by Dr Rajiva De Silva (mainly) & Dr Kanthi Nanayakkara


This is the fourth edition of the Rational use of personal protective equipment for COVID-19 and considerations during severe shortages interim guidance.