UPDATE : Monday, August 10, 2020
‘Trade deal with US makes it hard for Seoul to support local drugmakers’
Health and Welfare Minister Park Neung-hoo said he felt frustrated about no...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2019-01-23 15:31
Court suspends FSC’s disciplinary ruling against Samsung BioLogics
The Seoul Administrative Court has suspended the Financial Services Commiss...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-01-22 22:30
Seoul’s disease control questioned amid spreading fears over measles
Experts are raising concerns that the Korean government’s epidemic preventi...
by Choi Gwang-seok  |  2019-01-22 15:16
Top Court’s ruling affects local companies’ base-altering strategies to avoid patents
Local pharmaceutical companies may no longer be able to avoid patent claims...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-01-18 16:36
‘Preparing new decade for overseas expansion of Korean healthcare’
The Ministry of Health and Welfare said it would analyze how the government...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2019-01-17 14:44
Koreans waste ₩218 billion worth of drugs a year
Koreans throw away about 218 billion won ($194 million) worth of medicines ...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-01-16 10:27
Doctor’s group urges physicians to take precaution in using Saxenda
The Korean Medical Association (KMA) has released a guideline to all its me...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-01-15 11:43
Regulator confirms severe side effects of SGLT-2 diabetes drug
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety said it has recently confirmed the sid...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-01-14 16:00
Radiology technologies using AI can get reimbursement: report 
A new guideline will allow hospitals to receive extra reimbursement for art...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2019-01-10 13:10
Drugmakers criticize Seoul’s decision to provide original Tamiflu to NK
Local pharmaceutical companies are expressing their disappointment as the g...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-01-10 11:46
Alarms, emergency exits alone cannot protect physicians: expert
The latest killing of psychiatrist Lim Se-won by a patient at Kangbuk Samsu...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2019-01-09 15:53
Pharma group criticizes new drug pricing system as too tricky
The Korea Research-based Pharma Industry Association (KRPIA) released Frida...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-01-04 17:33
6 pharmaceuticals win new certification for innovative drugmakers
Six pharmaceutical companies have newly become the government-designated in...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2019-01-03 16:01
Physicians, Oriental medicine practitioners divided over inter-Korean healthcare cooperation
The Korean medical community and Oriental medicine practitioners expressed ...
by Choi Gwang-seok  |  2018-12-28 12:10
There are over 1,000 HBO treatment centers in US. Why?
The carbon monoxide poisoning accident, which took the lives of three high-...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2018-12-28 10:33
‘Ministries should collaborate to enlarge surgical robotics market’
Korean government agencies should collaborate to accelerate the rapid growt...
by Nam Doo-hyun  |  2018-12-27 14:44
‘Park Hang-seo effect’ brightens Korea’s medicine export outlook in Vietnam
Amid strengthened Korean-Vietnamese relationship thanks to Park Hang-seo, t...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2018-12-24 18:01
S. Korea to provide flu medicine for North
The government has decided to provide Tamiflu, a treatment for influenza, f...
by By Kwak Sung-sun  |  2018-12-24 16:01
Possible FDA shutdown may affect drug approval for Korean pharma companies
Korean pharmaceutical companies waiting for approval or applying for a new ...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2018-12-21 17:29
Withus Pharmaceutical punished for skipping quantitative test
The government ordered Withus Pharmaceutical to suspend manufacturing of Re...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2018-12-21 15:37
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