Wednesday, July 29, 2015
European Union nations have until Aug. 20 to suspend the sale of some 700 generic drugs made in India, the EU's executive confirmed Monday.
South Korea on Tuesday declared the effective end to a deadly outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) that killed 36 people, triggered widespread panic and stymied growth in Asia's fourth-largest economy.
Defective or 'leaky' vaccines may lead to even more powerful viruses, according to a study on poultry that raises concerns about vaccine development in humans.
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
As he manoeuvres his taxi through the barely moving traffic of downtown Yangon, Myo Min Htaike's jaw methodically pounds a pulpy mass of nuts and tobacco, his teeth stained a dark blood-red.
The president of Planned Parenthood said her organization's clinics never adjust the abortion procedure to better preserve fetal organs for medical research and that its charges cover only the cost of transmission to researchers.
Monday, July 27, 2015
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Friday approved a first-of-a-kind drug that lowers artery-clogging cholesterol more than older drugs that have been prescribed for decades.
Sunday, July 26, 2015
An experimental drug for one of the hardest-to-treat types of hepatitis C has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)of the U.S., adding to the surge of new options -- all much more effective but extremely costly -- for patients with the liver-destroying virus.
Saturday, July 25, 2015
An experimental drug for one of the hardest-to-treat types of hepatitis C has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of the U.S., adding to the surge of new options -- all much more effective but extremely costly -- for patients with the liver-destroying virus.
Move over sweet and salty: Researchers say we have a distinct and basic taste for fat, too.
Thursday, July 23, 2015
The BioBusiness Asia (BBA) conference, one of the Bio Taiwan 2015 highlights, opened in Taipei Wednesday, attended by business, government and academic representatives in the bio technology sector from countries in the Asia-Pacific region.