UPDATE : Friday, August 7, 2020
New virus cases rebound amid persistent club-linked infections
Korea recorded the sharpest rise of new Covid-19 cases in more than a week ...
by Shim Hyun-tai  |  2020-05-20 12:58
‘Countries should allow freer travels by scientists, doctors, businesspeople’
Minister of Health and Welfare Park Neung-hoo said the world should allow “...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2020-05-19 18:17
Schools to reopen as Covid-19 cases continue to decrease
Korea reported 13 new Covid-19 cases on Tuesday, maintaining the daily tall...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2020-05-19 11:38
NCC performs 800 liver transplants at very low complication rate
The National Cancer Center (NCC) has recently performed its 800th liver tra...
by Shim Hyun-tai  |  2020-05-18 18:10
‘Speed of Covid-19 vaccine development unprecedentedly fast’
With the world’s collaboration to fight the new coronavirus pandemic, resea...
by Jeong Sae-im  |  2020-05-18 17:04
Government to reevaluate dementia drug choline alfoscerate
The Ministry of Health and Welfare said it would reassess whether choline a...
by Park Gi-taek  |  2020-05-18 14:58
New virus cases subside, but seeds of community spread remain
Korea reported 15 new Covid-19 cases on Monday, maintaining the daily tally...
by Shim Hyun-tai  |  2020-05-18 12:36
New virus cases fall back as club-linked infections flatten
Korea reported new Covid-19 cases of below 20 for two consecutive days on S...
by Shim Hyun-tai  |  2020-05-17 14:02
New virus cases slow down as Itaewon-linked infections plateau
Korea reported 19 new Covid-19 cases on Saturday, the lowest in a week as c...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2020-05-16 15:14
KHIDI to hold 1st online 'Bio Korea 2020'
The Korea Health Industry Development Institute (KHIDI) said Thursday that ...
by Shim Hyun-tai  |  2020-05-15 18:17
Telemedicine push amid Covid-19 meets strong opposition from doctors
The government said it would push for a nationwide introduction of telemedi...
by Choi Gwang-seok  |  2020-05-15 17:14
‘Weekend will be watershed for further spread from Itaewon cluster’
Korea reported 27 new Covid-19 cases on Friday, pushing up the total to 11,...
by Shim Hyun-tai  |  2020-05-15 13:52
Seoul shares Covid-19 response experiences with OECD members
Korea has presented the nation’s performances thus far in dealing with the ...
by Shim Hyun-tai  |  2020-05-14 17:49
Regulator detects illegal substances in directly purchased health food
The government said it has detected unauthorized substances in seven foreig...
by Kim Yun-mi  |  2020-05-14 16:05
KCDC on extra alert to minimize secondary infections from Itaewon cluster
Korea reported 29 new Covid-19 patients, including 26 local cases, on Thurs...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2020-05-14 12:37
Korea’s exemplary quarantine troubled by young pleasure-seekers
Concerns are mounting about the prevalent “community spread” of Covid-19, a...
by Shim Hyun-tai  |  2020-05-13 12:33
State cancer agency finds new oncogenic drug target
A research team at the National Cancer Center (NCC) Graduate School of Canc...
by Shim Hyun-tai  |  2020-05-12 18:06
Korea struggles to contain Itaewon-linked virus cases
Local public health authorities continued their struggle on Tuesday to mini...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2020-05-12 13:23
Visits to testing facilities spike after cluster infections in Itaewon
Isolated Covid-19 testing facilities in Seoul and Gyeonggi Province were ex...
by Kim Eun-young  |  2020-05-11 16:59
PM warns against uncooperative clubbers to virus tests
Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun said Monday the government would have to take...
by Shim Hyun-tai  |  2020-05-11 13:53
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