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Oct 11, 2020

Indonesia, hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic, has plans to establish itself as the Covid-19 vaccine research and development hub in Southeast Asia with support from China.

According to Indonesia’s coordinating minister for maritime affairs and investments, Luhut Pandjaitan, China is readily supporting the...

Oct 07, 2020

HSINCHU, Taiwan -- One of the causes of neurodegenerative diseases such as Parkinson's and Alzheimer's is the calcification of the basal nucleus of the brain, which blocks the membrane protein channels on the surface of brain cells, preventing the transmission of signal molecules and nutrients to the cells.

Oct 03, 2020

Cancer cells are killed in lab experiments and tumour growth reduced in mice, using a new approach that turns a nanoparticle into a 'Trojan horse' that causes cancer cells to self-destruct, a research team at the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) has found.

Sep 30, 2020

CHENNAI (September 29, 2020) -- ( ASIA TODAY ) -- Habitat for Humanity’s Terwilliger Center for Innovation in Shelter announced today an equity investment of INR 19 million (US$250,000) in ECOSTP Technologies, a startup that develops sanitation solutions through bioengineering. The investment will enhance ECOSTP’s...

Sep 30, 2020

Introduction

How many of us have ever had one too many shots at a party, waking up in bed with a pounding in your head like there’s a sledgehammer going to town in your skull? That is just one of the many symptoms of alcohol use disorder and if...

Sep 29, 2020

SHANGHAI, Sept. 29, 2020 -- Medtec China 2020, sponsored by Informa Markets, took place in Shanghai on September 14. The event was for the first time held in both Hall 2&4 simultaneously, its exhibition area spread over a floor space of 22,500 sqm. A total of 489 exhibitors from 27 countries and regions were in...

Sep 09, 2020

JINAN, China, Sept. 9, 2020 -- The "Vision in County" Cataract Development Program by ZEISS was officially launched in Shandong on September 3, 2020. At the event, the first training base was officially established in the Affiliated Eye Hospital of Shandong University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (SDUTCM)....

Sep 09, 2020

LIVERMORE, Calif. -- S2 Genomics, Inc., today announced that it has entered into distribution agreements with SCRUM, PharmiGene, LnCBio, Thunderbio Science, and TrendBio for the promotion, sales, and support of S2’s Singulator™ 100 System and associated products for single-cell genomics and cell biology...

Sep 02, 2020

Four room contract worth over EUR 50 million

Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium, 1st September, 2020 - IBA (Ion Beam Applications SA), the world’s leading provider of proton therapy solutions for the treatment of cancer, announces the signature of a contract with Sichuan Cancer Hospital & Institute to install a...

Aug 27, 2020

Collaboration with CGNNT to further strengthen access to the growing Chinese proton therapy market

Aug 19, 2020

NINGBO, China -- Recently, the research project titled "Development of 1.5 T cryogen-free superconducting magnets" has achieved a phased breakthrough and the University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC) is expected to introduce the world's first 1.5T rotatable dual-gesture magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanner...

Aug 14, 2020

With the increasing awareness in oral health around the world, it is estimated that, by 2026, the market for dental implants alone will reach approximately $6 billion USD. Dental clinics and dental supply venders around the world are all gearing up and preparing to welcome the industry’s golden age, the epicenter...

Aug 14, 2020

Thailand seeks to revive its ailing tourism industry by tapping into new potential in medical tourism, one of the sectors recently opened up for visitors.

The idea is now to target medical tourists who are seeking treatments related to medical marijuana which can now be legally grown and sold in Thailand as...

Aug 14, 2020

Landmark building emphasizes collaboration between research, education, and patient care spaces in advancing pediatric healthcare in the region

Shenzhen, Guangdong Province, China (August 4, 2020) Global design and consulting firm B+H Architects has been selected as the winner of an international competition...

Aug 11, 2020

Researchers from the Faculty of Medicine at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CU Medicine) have recently conducted a study to investigate the impact of liver injury on clinical outcomes in COVID-19 patients. Data from over 1,000 COVID-19 patients in Hong Kong was analysed and liver injury was found in around 20...

Aug 11, 2020

Dubai - United Arab Emirates, August 11, 2020: Dubai will host virtually the 1st edition of Healthcare Future Summit, a path-breaking conference dedicated to all medical professionals, Ministries of Health, government authorities, and academia. Running under the theme “Bringing Healthcare Communities Together”, the...

Jul 26, 2020

TAIPEI, Taiwan, July 25, 2020 -- Heroic-Faith uses deep learning and other forms of AI to develop algorithms that assist in the identification of normal and adventitious lung sounds, such as inhalation, exhalation, wheeze, stridor and crackles. The technology is also able to respond to excessive respiratory rate,...

Jul 25, 2020

SINGAPORE – MP Biomedicals Asia Pacific Pte Ltd, a diagnostic corporation which has been operating for over 30 years focusing on various infectious disease testing development and manufacturing, today announced the successful development of a rapid antibody test kit for COVID-19, in collaboration with the Agency...

Jul 23, 2020

Partnership aims to accelerate global access to almonertinib as a treatment for individuals with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)

Almonertinib is a 3rd generation EGFR inhibitor internally discovered and developed by Hansoh, and approved by the National Medical Products Administration (NMPA) for the...

Jun 27, 2020

Breast cancer is one of the most commonly diagnosed female cancers in Taiwan, as well as one of the leading causes of female cancer deaths. Certainly, early detection and diagnosis are critical to improving breast cancer treatment outcomes and patient survival rates. Conventional screening procedures include a...

Jun 26, 2020

BANGKOK, June 26, 2020 -- Thailand's success in containing the spread of COVID-19 has been attributed to many features found in many other countries, such as a robust healthcare system and active public cooperation. But one unique feature in Thailand, that is equally important, if not more, is the work done behind...

Jun 25, 2020

KARLSRUHE, Germany--joimax®, the German-based market leader in technologies and training methods for full-endoscopic and minimally invasive spinal surgery, is pleased to announce a new countrywide distributor in Taiwan, Hi-Clearance Inc. With the aim of building an effective, long-term relationship, the strategic...