UPDATE : Monday, July 6, 2020
[Startups to Watch] Lunit aims to use perfect intelligence in transforming the medical field
Since IBM introduced Watson, an artificial intelligence-based medical devic...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2018-09-26 06:00
Seoul forced to toughen rules to end ‘healthcare dine and dash' by expats
In May 2015, a Mongolian came to Korea and gained access to health insuranc...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2018-09-07 18:17
Will Seoul legalize marijuana – at least partially?
Korea has been one of the countries that cracked down on marijuana users mo...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2018-08-17 16:58
[Startups to Watch] Ichthys Genomics aims to challenge global genomics cloud market
The global genomics market is expected to reach $23.8 billion by 2022, grow...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-08-09 11:59
How bad are ‘mukbang’ shows, really?
There’s no way around it: Koreans are getting fatter. Lifestyle and dietary...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-08-07 11:08
Koreans buying ice cream, nutritional soups for pets in scorching heat
“It’s not just people who are hot in this weather. My dog gets hot, too. I’...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-08-03 14:59
Asian Oceanian Congress of Neurology to open in Seoul in November
The Asian Oceanian Congress of Neurology will kick off November in Seoul wi...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-07-27 11:43
[Startups to Watch] Standigm to develop NASH drugs using AI-based discovery
Artificial intelligence (AI)-based drug discovery is now the hottest keywor...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-07-26 14:03
[Special] N. Korea urgently needs maternal, child health protection
Since North Korean leader Kim Jong-un vowed to dismantle nuclear test sites...
by Lee Min-ju  |  2018-07-17 15:44
[Special] Hepatitis B overlooked by TB issues in N. Korea
A beginning of inter-Korean exchanges opens a possibility of germs freely t...
by Lee Min-ju  |  2018-07-13 16:17
[Special] How two Koreas can fight TB together
South Korea has the highest incidence rate of tuberculosis (TB) among membe...
by Lee Min-ju  |  2018-07-12 16:09
[News scene] Doctors urge to stop violence in medical institutions
More than 400 physicians rallied on the street in central Seoul over the we...
by Choi Gwang-seok  |  2018-07-09 15:23
[Startups to Watch]‘3billion to make rare disease screening accessible for all’
The human DNA consists of about 3 billion bases – one mutation could ...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-07-09 13:53
[Special] New drug candidate secretly prescribed in Oriental medicine
There is a problem existing only in Korea due to the nation’s dual medical ...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2018-07-06 14:55
Korean transgenders not getting proper medical treatment
Salim Health Cooperation in Gusan-dong, northwestern Seoul, has both an all...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2018-07-02 17:22
[Startups to Watch] ‘Surgical Mind to revolutionize microsurgery training with VR software’
“If DaVinci stands for surgical robots, Surgical Mind will represent virtua...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-07-02 17:03
What is S. Korean healthcare like for defectors from North?
The ongoing rapprochement between the two Koreas is raising public interest...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-06-14 10:58
[Doctors with Patents] SNUH professor pursues stem cell research for real-life therapies
Professor Kim Hyo-soo is known for his work in both basic and clinical rese...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-05-22 15:35
[Interview with foreign envoys] ‘Australia ready to utilize its world-class medical technology in cooperating with Korea’
Australian Ambassador James Choi discusses bilateral partnerships between K...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2018-05-22 15:34
Big Data and AI in present and future healthcare
With interests in AI and Big Data related to healthcare sky-rocketing, it i...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2018-05-14 14:57
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