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Feb 12, 2018

An international multi-disciplinary research team led by scientists at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) has discovered for the first time a computational framework that could map out the fitness landscape of a crucial protein in the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), potentially paving...

Feb 12, 2018

HILDEN, Germany & TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--QIAGEN N.V. (NYSE: QGEN; Frankfurt Prime Standard: QIA) today announced that Japan’s Ministry of Health Labor and Welfare has approved QuantiFERON®-TB Gold Plus (QFT®-Plus) as an in vitro diagnostic to detect tuberculosis (TB) infection. QFT-Plus is the fourth...

Feb 03, 2018

Novel approach of light delivery suppresses tumour growth in regions deep in the body

A team of scientists from the National University of Singapore (NUS) has developed a way to wirelessly deliver light into deep regions of the body to activate light-sensitive drugs for photodynamic therapy (PDT).

Jan 30, 2018

(Hong Kong, 31 January 2018) ---- The largest Chinese medicine injections, soft capsules and granules manufacturer in PRC, China Shineway Pharmaceutical Group Limited, and collectively with its subsidiaries ("China Shineway") (SEHK stock code: 2877) today told investors in a monthly newsflash the following:

Jan 08, 2018

BOTHELL, Washington and BERKLEY, California and COPENHAGEN, Denmark and HEIDELBERG, Germany and CHIBA, Japan and YOKOHAMA, Japan, Jan. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- AGC Biologics, a convergence of Asahi Glass Company (AGC) Bioscience, Biomeva GmbH, and CMC Biologics, announced today that effective January 8, 2018, the...

Jan 08, 2018

SYDNEY, Jan. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading Asia Pacific CRO Novotech has won Asia Pacific Biotech CRO Company of The Year award in Frost & Sullivan's 2017 Best Practice Awards.

Dec 16, 2017

On December 15th, the Tsinghua Laboratory of Brain and Intelligence (THBI) and the Future Laboratory, Tsinghua University (THFL), were officially unveiled.

Dec 04, 2017

Highlighting Promising Safety, Tolerability and Pharmacokinetic Profile of FP-025, a Selective MMP-12 Inhibitor.

Oct 19, 2017

Perth, Kuala Lumpur and Ontario - (ACN Newswire) - Australian Securities Exchange-listed food ingredient specialist Holista CollTech Ltd (ASX: HCT, "Holista") announced today that it has developed a breakthrough noodle formula certified to have a low Glycemic Index ("GI") - opening a major market for a healthier...

Oct 07, 2017

Artemisinin-ALA co-treatment could kill cancer cells and suppress tumour growth with fewer side effects

Artemisinin, a potent anti-malarial drug, has been widely hailed as a promising alternative cancer treatment. Scientists from the National University of Singapore (NUS) recently showed that its anti-cancer...

Aug 13, 2017

The Ministry of Science, ICT, and Future Planning reported that Professor MIN Dal-Hee from the Department of Chemistry at SNU led a team of researchers to develop nanomaterial that aids the photosensitization process used in cancer treatment.

Certain types of cancer treatments employ photodynamic therapy,...

Jul 28, 2017

A research team led by Prof SUN Fei, Assistant Professor of Chemical & Biological Engineering at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), has created a new protein-based stimuli-responsive smart hydrogel that could open doors for future material biology and biomedical applications.

Mar 23, 2017

Sustainable Growth through Continuous Technological Innovation and Integrated Medical Aesthetic Solutions Strategy

Gross profit amounted to RMB592.4 million, representing an increase of 21.6% year on year
EBITDA (excluding share of profits less losses of associates and share of loss of a joint venture...

Mar 14, 2017

Mauritius, 10 March 2017 – CIDP, Centre International de Développement Pharmaceutique, a Mauritius-based private and independent Contract Research Organisation (CRO), today announces its participation in in-cosmetics Global 2017 from 4 – 6 April in London. At the event, CIDP will share more about its full suite of...

Mar 08, 2017

Dubai – United Arab Emirates,8th of March 2017: The 22nd edition of DUPHAT Conference and Exhibition continued on its second day at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre with a remarkable participation of 1200 students from 50 universities, pharmaceutical colleges, and 25 schools in the...

Feb 24, 2017

Tsukuba, Japan - Researchers in India and Japan have developed an improved method for using graphene-based transistors to detect disease-causing genes.

Graphene field-effect transistors (GFETs) can detect harmful genes through DNA hybridization, which occurs when a 'probe DNA' combines, or hybridizes, with...