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Oct 14, 2021

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 12 October 2021: The International Family Medicine Conference and Exhibition- IFM at the Dubai World Trade Center concluded today after witnessing three days of scientific sessions and seminars. The annual event is a specialty medical gathering dedicated to family physicians and...

Jul 27, 2021

(27 July 2021, Hong Kong) Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (Management) Limited (“HML”) takes the lead to safeguard health and safety of event attendees by continuously enhancing stringent preventive measures at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (“HKCEC”), and launching a city-wide “...

Jul 09, 2021

Dubai- United Arab Emirates, 30 June 2021: The activities of the 25th edition of AEEDC Dubai, the largest gathering for dentists worldwide continue on its second day at the Dubai World Trade Center. This year’s edition witnessed an exceptional turnout from international doctors, specialists, members of dental...

Jul 09, 2021

Number of Visitors Exceeded Expectations and Reached 27,236 Visitors from 110 Countries

Dr. Hassan Galadari: “The effect of the COVID-19 Vaccine on Fillers Injected in the Face Is Extremely Rare and Uncommon”

Dubai- United Arab Emirates, 8 July 2021: The 20th edition of Dubai World Dermatology and...

Jun 20, 2021

香港科技大學(科大)及北京天壇醫院的研究團隊近日發現一個新的突變基因,可導致一種名為「腦海綿狀血管瘤」(Cerebral Cavernous Malformation, CCM)的腦血管病變。目前全球約有一千至三千萬的人士患有此症。

雖然科學家已知CCM1、CCM2及CCM3是引致CCM的三個突變基因,但三個基因主要影響有家族遺傳性的CCM病患,而他們只佔所有CCM個案的百分之二十。餘下的百分之八十非家族遺傳個案,至今成因仍然不明。

如今,由生命科學部兼化學及生物工程學系助理教授王吉光以及北京天壇醫院曹勇教授帶領的研究團隊,分析了113名CCM患者的基因組數據後,發現於四種CCM患者當中,...

May 31, 2021

TOKYO, May 31, 2021 -- PENTAX Medical (a division of HOYA Group) and Jiangsu Vedkang Medical Science and Technology Co., Ltd (Vedkang) today announced the establishment of a joint venture- PENTAX Medical Therapeutics (Jiangsu) Co., Ltd.(*) to develop single-use therapeutics products in the field of flexible medical...

May 28, 2021

QINGDAO, China, May 28, 2021 -- The Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) will hold the second Global Health Forum at the China Railway Qingdao World Expo City Conference Center in Qingdao, China, from June 1-4, 2021. With the slogan "Health for All", the conference will convene representatives from government, academia, and...

May 28, 2021

~Strategic Acquisition to Expand its BPH Portfolio into In-office Treatment~

May 27, 2021

Professor Ho Yin Edwin Chan from the School of Life Sciences of The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), in collaboration with scientists from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA and the University of Pisa, Italy, has recently unveiled how a special RNA species called small CAG repeat RNAs (sCAG...

May 27, 2021

Dubai – United Arab Emirates, 27 May 2021: Under the Patronage of Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Award for Medical Sciences, His Excellency Awad Al Ketbi, Director General of the Dubai Health Authority, inaugurated the 6th edition of the Emirates Plastic Surgery Congress (EPSC), which is being held from the...

May 07, 2021

The proportion of Hong Kong young smokers of 25 years old or under who have used new tobacco products (NTPs), such as e-cigarettes or heated tobacco products, has surged to a record high of 85.9% in 2019-2020, according to a recent survey by the University of Hong Kong (HKU) Youth Quitline.

This is the third...

Apr 06, 2021

The covid-19 has disrupted every facet of life on the planet, from finance, to health and even our greeting and lifestyles. To combat the spread of Coronavirus, there has been a widespread campaign by governments and health organizations for the use of face masks alongside other preventive measures like social...

Apr 01, 2021

The World Health Organization (WHO) states bipolar disorder is the disease with the third highest number of Disability-Adjusted Life Years (DALYs) and a higher risk of suicide among mental disorders. The lifetime prevalence of suicide attempts in patients with bipolar disorder is between 25.6% and 42%, while 10 –...

Mar 05, 2021

SAN FRANCISCO, March 5, 2021 -- A top ethyl alcohol producer in the Philippines is set to enter the United States market for hand sanitizers, eyeing bulk buyers such as janitorial supply, retail chains, corporations, city public works departments, schools, hospitals, senior living facilities, and public health...

Feb 08, 2021

Utilizing social marketing campaigns to educate about contraception and reach youths, couples, and the LGBTQIA+ community during the pandemic

Jan 19, 2021

Here are five key areas where EdTech solutions can help countries transition their short-term education solutions to the medium and long-term.

The COVID-19 pandemic is forcing governments around the world to find innovative and practical approaches to improve teaching and learning. An unprecedented surge in...

Dec 22, 2020

• Two novel discoveries led by Singapore team
• Sets pace for targeted therapy development among those diagnosed

Dec 16, 2020

Bumrungrad International Hospital signed a memorandum of understanding with Sindhorn Kempinski Hotel Bangkok, the first luxury hotel in Bangkok to come up with the concept of a Luxury Wellness Destination initiative, which is in line with Bumrungrad International Hospital’s vision and commitment to provide world-...

Dec 15, 2020

The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) has recently developed a fully automated, low cost and rapid microrobotic diagnostic system with comparable sensitivity and specificity to clinical detection methods. The research team is now studying the application of this microrobotic system for multiple pathogens...

Dec 10, 2020

Singapore, 8 December 2020 – The Changi Ready Taskforce, co-led by the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) and Changi Airport Group (CAG), jointly announced today that the Singapore air cargo hub is ready for the transportation and distribution of COVID-19 vaccines.

Comprising 18 members from across...