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Jan 27, 2020

SEATTLE – January 26, 2020 --( ASIA TODAY )-- The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation today announced that it is immediately committing $10 million in emergency funds and corresponding technical support to help frontline responders in China and Africa accelerate their efforts to contain the global spread of 2019-...

Jan 27, 2020

SHANGHAI, Jan. 27, 2020 - CHINA AID, the leading exhibition for the fast developing senior care market in China, organized by the Shanghai Civil Affairs Bureau, the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade Shanghai and Shanghai Intex Exhibition, will be held from June 11-13, 2020.

Jan 23, 2020

Emergence of the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) underscores the benefits of a proactive approach to enhancing the safety and availability of the blood supply

Jan 16, 2020

LITTLETON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mevion Medical Systems is pleased to announce it has signed an agreement for the sale of a MEVION S250i Proton Therapy System® with HYPERSCAN® Pencil Beam Scanning to Jinshazhou Hospital of Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine. This will be the first compact proton therapy...

Jan 14, 2020

Crisdesalazine demonstrated significant improvement in cognition function in the primary outcome measure
Crisdesalazine demonstrated significant improvement in dementia in the secondary outcome measures

YONGIN, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GNT Pharma has successfully completed a Phase III clinical...

Jan 14, 2020

ANN ARBOR, Mich. & BEIJING--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Celsee, Inc., a leading provider of single-cell isolation technology, and Kindstar Global, the largest medical esoteric testing service group in China, today announced a purchase agreement to provide scientists at the Kindstar Laboratory System in China with Celsee’s...

Jan 14, 2020

MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Singapore-based precision oncology startup Lucence, on the heels of its series A funding, is sharing early data highlighting the capabilities of its liquid biopsy technology to detect somatic variants in patients with blood cancers, with excellent matching between bone marrow and blood....

Jan 10, 2020

Growing number of GCAM centers on track with two additional openings this year

FULLERTON, Calif. and YONGIN, South Korea, Jan. 10, 2020 -- GCAM, Inc., a U.S. based plasma collection company, announced that it has added additional plasma collection centers; located in Edinburg, Texas. With the newest...

Jan 10, 2020

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 11, 2020 -- Taiwan User-Friendly Sensor and Tech (TFT) and other notable homegrown startups led by Taiwan Tech Arena (TTA) are now showcasing their innovative solutions at CES 2020.

Jan 08, 2020

HYDERABAD, India & SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aragen Bioscience, Inc, a subsidiary unit of GVK BIO and one of the leading pre-clinical CRO specializing in monoclonal antibody and other large-molecule product development and Serum Institute of India Pvt. Ltd. (Serum), the world's largest vaccine...

Jan 07, 2020

Study showed that two metabolic enzymes in the proline metabolic pathway are potential targets to inhibit cancer cell growth, and offers new hope for effective liver cancer treatments

Jan 02, 2020

ROCKVILLE, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On January 2nd, the Psomagen-Macrogen Consortium announced the acquisition of all key assets of US company uBiome. Through the move, Psomagen has become a key player in the microbiome sector, a promising next-generation bio healthcare industry, with a competitive advantage in the US...

Dec 31, 2019

WELT introduces the World’s 1st Fall Prevention Smart Belt at CES 2020

SEOUL, South Korea & LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Korean digital healthcare company WELT won the Innovation Awards for its new product, Smart Belt Pro, at CES 2020, the world’s largest consumer appliance fair, which is held in January...

Dec 26, 2019

An antioxidant found in the green tea plant could become key to tackling tuberculosis one day, a team of international scientists led by Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) has found.

Through laboratory investigations, the team led by NTU Professor Gerhard Grüber discovered how the...

Dec 17, 2019

RAPID expands worldwide reach to bring Vietnam the only clinically validated, next-generation imaging platform for assessing stroke

Dec 16, 2019

An international research team led by Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) has found that microorganisms living in the gut may alter the ageing process, which could lead to the development of food-based treatment to slow it down.

All living organisms, including human beings, coexist...

Dec 16, 2019

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Meiji Seika Pharma Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan, President and Representative Director: Daikichiro Kobayashi, “Meiji”) and Dong-A Socio Holdings Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Seoul, Korea, CEO: Jong Hyun Han, “Dong-A”) today announced the initiation of a Phase I clinical trial of DMB-...

Dec 11, 2019

TOKYO --( ASIA TODAY )-- Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO: 6502) has developed a simple, highly accurate cancer detection technology that utilizes microRNA(Note 1) in blood. With a unique electrochemical microRNA detection technology, the company confirmed to comprehensively distinguish between healthy individuals and...

Dec 10, 2019

AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CDISC is pleased to announce the launch of the Korea CDISC Coordinating Committee (K3C) at the 2019 CDISC Korea Summit held 7 November in Daegu, South Korea. Dr. Maria Im Hee Shin of Daegu Catholic University Medical Center will serve as K3C Chair.

Dec 09, 2019

SHANGHAI, Dec. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- China's beauty brand VENUS MARBLE officially started its business in Japan by selling makeup products in Japanese largest cosmetics website Cosme as well as its offline stores and a makeup retail brand Rosemary, marking a key step of the brand's global layout.

The year...

Dec 08, 2019

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore’s (NTU Singapore) Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine (LKCMedicine), in partnership with National Healthcare Group (NHG) and National Neuroscience Institute (NNI), is launching Singapore’s first brain bank.

Hosted at LKCMedicine, the brain bank aims to be a research...

Nov 19, 2019

The system will be installed at Chung Shan Medical University Hospital.

LITTLETON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mevion Medical Systems today announced it had signed a collaborative framework agreement with Chung Shan Medical University Hospital and ASYS Corp to provide advanced proton therapy in Central Taiwan....