UPDATE : Friday, January 17, 2020
Seoul will shoulder $60,000 medical bill for N. Korean defector
The Ministry of Unification will pay for the treatment of the North Korean ...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2017-12-27 15:45
Genexine, I-MAB sign $548 million deal to develop cancer drug in China
Genexine will begin clinical trials for its investigational cancer drug HyL...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-12-27 15:30
Blue-ribbon panel discusses medical device regulations
The Presidential Committee on the Fourth Industrial Revolution (PCFIR) said...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2017-12-27 12:55
Infant deaths at Ewha hospital re-illuminate poor infection control
The death of four newborns at Ewha Womans University Medical Center’s (EUMC...
by Korea Biomedical Review  |  2017-12-27 12:53
7 of 10 Koreans would donate organs or tissue, survey says
Koreans are now more open to donating organs or tissues than a year ago, a ...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-12-27 12:53
CJ Healthcare goes up for sale, gathers worldwide attention from domestic pharma to foreign investors
The CJ Group turned heads when it announced its decision to sell CJ Healthc...
by Korea Biomedical Review  |  2017-12-27 12:20
Severance performs 1st heart pump transplant for child
Yonsei University’s Severance Hospital has successfully implanted a mechani...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-12-27 11:48
Multinational pharmaceuticals deal with sexual harassment cases
Some sexual harassment cases at multinational pharmaceuticals were on the l...
by Korea Biomedical Review  |  2017-12-27 09:32
Trauma surgeon Lee resuscitates trauma centers
Lee Cook-jong, head of the trauma center of Ajou University Hospital, has o...
by Korea Biomedical Review  |  2017-12-27 09:31
Large companies lack in public health contributions
Large companies in Korea have long been criticized for monopolizing the ind...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2017-12-26 17:29
Seoul St. Mary’s Hospital performs over 7,000 bone marrow transplants
Seoul St. Mary's hospital's bone marrow transplantation (BMT) cente...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2017-12-26 14:28
Cancer patients protest high drug prices
Four drugs – Pfizer’s breast cancer treatment Ibrance, AstraZeneca Ko...
by Korea Biomedical Review  |  2017-12-26 13:39
Violence, sexual harassment still prevalent in hospitals
Pictures show nurses dancing during the A hushed issue of violence, sexua...
by Korea Biomedical Review  |  2017-12-26 13:34
“Bio” becomes even hotter
Biopharmaceuticals were the hottest thing this year with a string of new dr...
by Korea Biomedical Review  |  2017-12-26 11:57
Doctors take to the streets to protest against Mooncare
During the rally, doctors hold a placard that reads, President Moon Jae-i...
by Korea Biomedical Review  |  2017-12-26 11:34
SNUH’s lab to use Medidata’s clinical cloud platform
The research arm of Seoul National University Hospital (SNUH) will install ...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-12-22 15:31
Health ministry adds 3 intermediary clinical centers
The Ministry of Health and Welfare said on Friday it has additionally desig...
by Yang Geum-deok  |  2017-12-22 14:59
Koreans in 20s and 30s enjoy mixed liquor most
Drinking remained a popular pastime in Korea this year, and Koreans in thei...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-12-22 11:39
Handok to sell Actelion’s hypertension drug Uptravi
Korean pharmaceutical Handok said Thursday it signed an exclusive sales agr...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-12-22 10:46
Thyroid cancer incidence drops drastically
Thyroid cancer is no longer the most commonly occurring cancer in Korea, an...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-12-22 09:49
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