UPDATE : Friday, January 17, 2020
Allergan shrouded in controversy for rare cancer-causing breast implants
Allergan caused a hot controversy this year after worries that its artifici...
by Park Gi-taek  |  2019-12-31 10:20
Korea Biomedical Review’s ‘Top 20’ news
By most accounts, 2019 was another memorable year for Korea’s medical and b...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-12-31 10:17
Korean biopharmaceuticals competitively move abroad to expand global presence
Local pharmaceutical companies are actively advancing to overseas markets. ...
by Jeong Sae-im  |  2019-12-30 17:20
Korea’s biopharmaceutical technology exports top ₩8 trillion won
This was a good year for Korean biopharmaceutical companies in licensing ou...
by Jeong Sae-im  |  2019-12-30 15:26
Industry welcomes legislation of advanced regenerative bio act
The National Assembly finally passed the "Act on Safety and Support for Adv...
by Park Gi-taek  |  2019-12-30 11:56
Court puts brakes on insurers’ reckless suits against hospitals
A Seoul court stopped indemnity insurance companies from indiscriminately f...
by Kim Eun-young  |  2019-12-30 11:35
Anti-abortion law nullified after 66 years
The Constitutional Court ruled that the provisions governing the punishment...
by Kim Eun-young  |  2019-12-30 06:52
Physicians who died at work
The Korean medical community started the year 2019 began with sad news. Yoo...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2019-12-29 11:03
Multinational pharmaceuticals' rush to merge face union backlash in Korea
Large multinational pharmaceutical companies have recently announced acquis...
by Kim Yun-mi  |  2019-12-29 10:54
Samsung BioLogics caught red-handed destroying evidence
Samsung BioLogics and Samsung Bioepis were not free from suspicion and cont...
by Jeong Sae-im  |  2019-12-28 12:17
Medical research ethics tarnished by scandal involving former justice minister’s daughter
The appointment of Cho Kuk as the minister of justice was one of the bigges...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2019-12-28 12:12
Smaller hospitals suffer from workforce shortage amid rising labor costs
Small and midsize hospitals have usually been in a difficult situation, com...
by Kim Eun-young  |  2019-12-27 15:09
‘No-Japan’ campaign cause anxiety among Japanese pharmaceutical firms
During this year, Japan's export restrictions led to a nationwide boyco...
by Kim Yun-mi  |  2019-12-27 12:08
Migraine drug market heats up with Ubrelvy’s arrival
After Lilly’s acute migraine drug Reyvow (ingredient: lasmiditan) obtained ...
by Kim Yun-mi  |  2019-12-27 11:57
2nd rare cancer reported in Korea regarding Allergan’s breast implant
The local health authorities said they have received the second report of b...
by Jeong Sae-im  |  2019-12-27 10:30
Constitutional Court upholds banning physician from running 2 hospitals
The Constitutional Court ruled that the law prohibiting a physician from es...
by Kim Eun-young  |  2019-12-27 07:07
Local biopharmaceutical companies suffer from unsatisfactory P3 global trial results
Many of the local biopharmaceutical companies that attracted high expectati...
by Jeong Sae-im  |  2019-12-27 07:06
Humedix wins patent on new anti-aging material
Humedix said it has won a local patent on a new substance called “nicotinam...
by Jeong Sae-im  |  2019-12-26 14:31
Did Kolon Life Science intend to deceive both the government and patients?
Kolon Life Science CEO Lee Woo-sok speaks during a news conference on the s...
by Park Gi-taek  |  2019-12-26 14:19
New Year began with shocking death of psychiatrist
The year 2019 began with horrible medical news. On Dec. 31, 2018, Lim Se-wo...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2019-12-26 14:12
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