UPDATE : Tuesday, August 11, 2020
Ministry issues guide on safe self-injection
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) announced Thursday that it woul...
by Shim Hyun-tai  |  2020-06-12 16:37
Over half of ‘coronavirus heroes’ feel treated unfairly: survey
People call doctors, nurses, epidemiologists, and workers at public health ...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2020-06-12 16:10
Dementia drug choline alfoscerate to get limited insurance benefit
The government has allowed choline alfoscerate, a dementia drug, to continu...
by Kim Eun-young  |  2020-06-12 14:40
Social distancing extends indefinitely in greater Seoul amid sporadic eruptions
The new Covid-19 cases in Seoul recorded double-digit growth for 12 consecu...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2020-06-12 12:08
‘Special bank will manage, distribute food poisoning bacteria’
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety said that its food poisoning bacteria ...
by Shim Hyun-tai  |  2020-06-11 17:56
Seoul unveils roadmap to make “K-quarantine” global standard
The Ministry of Trade, Industry, and Energy said on Thursday that it has fi...
by Shim Hyun-tai  |  2020-06-11 16:20
GC Wellbeing files patent for antiviral compound
GC Wellbeing said Thursday that it has filed two patents for an antiviral c...
by Shim Hyun-tai  |  2020-06-11 14:32
Greater Seoul remains hot spot of Covid-19 infections
Korea’s new virus cases are concentrating in the Seoul metro region, as clu...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2020-06-11 12:08
‘Drugmakers’ support for on-line academic meets, not illegal rebate’
As medical societies are shifting from in-person academic meetings to virtu...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2020-06-11 11:25
Korea shares experience of Covid-19 response in 12-nation meeting
Minister of Health and Welfare Park Neung-hoo attended a video conference w...
by Shim Hyun-tai  |  2020-06-10 17:59
Public research team to transfer drug, vaccine candidates to private firms
A national public research team has developed a drug candidate about 50 tim...
by Shim Hyun-tai  |  2020-06-10 15:51
New virus cases rise back amid unrelenting cluster infections in greater Seoul
Korea's new Covid-19 cases spiked back as sporadic cluster infections c...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2020-06-10 11:49
Covid-19 reduces vaccination to trigger other epidemic outbreaks
The prolonged coronavirus pandemic has kept people from visiting hospitals ...
by Shim Hyun-tai  |  2020-06-09 17:52
Cumulative total of coronavirus infections tops 1,000 in Seoul
Cluster infections of the coronavirus continued to spread in Seoul and its ...
by Shim Hyun-tai  |  2020-06-09 13:37
Government changes rules to thwart businesses avoiding probes
The Ministry of SME and Startups said Monday that it would change regulatio...
by Shim Hyun-tai  |  2020-06-08 18:12
Analysis reports adverse effects of Covid-19 on clinical trials
The global spread of Covid-19 has slowed down and hindered clinical trials ...
by Shim Hyun-tai  |  2020-06-08 18:12
Covid-19 fight at critical juncture amid slackening tension
Korea’s new virus cases fell below 40 on Sunday from above 50 in the two pr...
by Shim Hyun-tai  |  2020-06-08 14:52
‘Give KCDC real power, not just bigger title’ 
“It will be a powerless unit with the essential tasks taken away.” This is ...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2020-06-08 13:53
Korea mired in whack-a-mole game with Covid-19
Korea’s fight against Covid-19 increasingly looks like a whack-a-mole game,...
by Shim Hyun-tai  |  2020-06-05 16:07
[Special] ‘Healthcare policies fail to support long-term fight against Covid-19’
Five months have passed since the nation started a war against the new coro...
by Song Soo-youn/Kim Eun-young  |  2020-06-04 15:55
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