UPDATE : Saturday, October 12, 2019
Ministry approves 1st domestic gene therapy product
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety said Wednesday it granted approval to ...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-07-12 11:42
Jeil Pharmaceutical gets European approval for antibiotics
The European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines (EDQM) has approved J...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-07-12 10:55
How do clinical trials affect stock prices of pharmaceutical giants?
Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS) and Merck, Sharp and Dohme (MSD), a subsidiary o...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-07-12 10:48
Castleman’s disease patients suffer from high drug prices
Recently, some therapies for a small number of patients, including Ibrance ...
by Park Gi-taek  |  2017-07-11 17:00
Bullet trains change large hospitals’ bottom lines
Korea Train eXpress (KTX) has shortened the Seoul-Busan travel time to two ...
by Lee Min-ju  |  2017-07-11 16:30
What makes Caesarean sections prevalent in Korea?
If delivering a baby is never easy even for girls in their prime, it should...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-07-11 12:07
NHIS offers 10-day training course on health insurance
The National Health Insurance Service (NHIS) started the “14th Training Cou...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-07-11 12:03
BMS extends use of Sprycel to treat leukemia patients
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration Monday approved Bristol-Myers Squibb’...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-07-11 10:36
Ildong’s 1st new drug to get conditional insurance benefits
The Pharmaceutical Benefits Committee has approved the chronic hepatitis B ...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2017-07-10 18:26
Mandatory HIV test for foreigners – from beginning to end
The Ministry of Justice (MOJ) lifted a decade-old requirement for HIV testi...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-07-10 17:57
Are made-in-Korea Botox products smuggled into China?
The Chinese government has never approved Korean “Botulinum toxin” products...
by Nam Doo-hyun  |  2017-07-10 16:25
Medicine, sociology, physical education professors met at one class -- why?
Does a woman with a patriarchal husband have higher blood pressure than a w...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2017-07-10 14:39
Should gynecologists send birth certificate to local governments?
The medical community is strongly protesting against a bill that obligates ...
by Choi Gwang-seok  |  2017-07-07 17:07
Severance doctor conducts 3,000 robotic urology surgeries
Professor Choi Yong-deuk of the Severance Hospital세브란스병원 has conducted 3,00...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-07-07 16:44
People with experiences more positive about clinical trials
People who have experienced clinical trials for medicines have a more posit...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2017-07-07 16:41
Breast cancer therapy Ibrance likely to get insurance benefit
Pfizer’s breast cancer therapy Palbociclib, better known as Ibrance, is lik...
by Nam Doo-hyun  |  2017-07-07 14:26
SMC’s proton therapy treats 500 cancer patients a year
The Proton Therapy Center within Samsung Medical Center(SMC)’s Cancer Hospi...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-07-07 10:57
Bristol-Myers Squibb’s anti-arthritis drug wins FDA approval
Bristol-Myers Squibb said Thursday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ha...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-07-07 09:59
‘SNUH will restore role as all Koreans’ intensive care unit’
Throughout the past year, Seoul National University Hospital (SNUH) was at ...
by Choi Gwang-seok  |  2017-07-06 17:52
Is it necessary to write ‘MD’ in license for herb doctors?
To help oriental medicine doctors advance to the United States, it is neces...
by Nam Doo-hyun  |  2017-07-06 17:23
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