UPDATE : Friday, January 24, 2020
KCDC sets interim guidelines for polio vaccine shortage
Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC) announced measures ...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-09-21 18:18
Too many medical devices without manufacturing date, period of use
The deterioration of medical equipment at hospitals has emerged as a seriou...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2017-09-21 17:21
State agency points to gender gap in medical research
Female researchers who majored in medicine and public health and took the l...
by Nam Doo-hyun  |  2017-09-21 17:13
3 large hospitals to collaborate on medical data
Seoul National University Hospital (SNUH), Asan Medical Center (AMC), and S...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-09-21 16:56
Korea lags far behind in biomedical R&D: report
Korea’s investment in the biomedical research and development lags far behi...
by Nam Doo-hyun  |  2017-09-21 16:14
Combination vaccines expand range of prevention
Combination vaccines, which can prevent more viruses with fewer injections,...
by Nam Doo-hyun  |  2017-09-21 15:23
Biosimilar prescriptions fall by the wayside in Korea
Biosimilar uptake in the Korean market has been dismal, according to data a...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-09-21 14:56
Medical residents overwork despite new work limit: survey
More than 60 percent of medical residents have overworked, despite new work...
by Choi Gwang-seok  |  2017-09-21 12:07
Samsung Bioepis gets additional approval for its biosimilar
Amid the controversy caused by MSD Korea’s alleged decision to cease promot...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2017-09-21 12:03
MSD dissolves promotion team for Samsung Bioepis’ biosimilars
MSD Korea has dissolved its Samsung Bioepis’s biosimilar promotion team and...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2017-09-21 11:58
Carcinogen found on some medicinal herbs
Research conducted by Seoul Institute of Health and Environment (SIHE) foun...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2017-09-21 11:32
FDA approves easier-to-clean duodenoscope to limit bacterial infections
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the first duodenosc...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-09-21 11:30
Plastic surgeons’ group issues guideline for patient safety
The Korean Association of Plastic Surgeons (KAPS) has announced a five-poin...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2017-09-20 17:26
Sillajen emerges as biggest beneficiary of preferential listing
Sillajen has emerged as the most successful case of the preferential listin...
by Nam Doo-hyun  |  2017-09-20 17:22
AIA Korea kicks off health and wellness summit with David Beckham
AIA Korea rolled out plans to launch AIA Vitality – a global wellness...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-09-20 17:04
3 Korean start-ups complete Bayer-KOTRA accelerator program
Three Korean healthcare start-ups have completed the “Grants4Apps” innovati...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-09-20 15:34
Health minister communicates with public to calm down fiscal concerns
Amid mounting concerns among political and medical communities about how to...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2017-09-20 15:23
AI will be turning point in developing new drugs: report
The domestic pharmaceutical companies need a public artificial intelligence...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2017-09-20 14:59
Regulators report insects found in infusion solutions
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) has received reports from the E...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-09-20 12:37
FDA panel split evenly over Pfizer’s kidney cancer drug
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s oncology panel voted 6-6 on the pot...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-09-20 12:27
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