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  1. Lifestyle - HEALTH

    Hong Kong to become popular venue for pharmaceutical companies to conduct drug tests

    Posted Jul 29th 2013, 12:00am by Richard Lord

    ... Richard Lord Hong Kong is set to become a popular venue for pharmaceutical companies to conduct drug trials Testing Times The global pharmaceutical industry spends about US$50 billion ... year since. Members of the Hong Kong Association of the Pharmaceutical Industry, which represents major drug companies, conducted 11 trials in 1999, 79 in 2006, and 123 in 2008. The biggest ...

  2. News - China - HEALTH

    Completely foreign owned hospitals approved for leading cities

    Posted Oct 28th 2014, 04:53am by Alice Yan

    ... most of the top doctors won't quit their public hospital positions," he said. "Their remuneration is good, including a large amount of 'grey income' from pharmaceutical companies and patients. They hold high academic titles that will be revoked after leaving public hospitals." Liu Jiangning, president of the C-MER (Shenzhen) Dennis Lam Eye Hospital, said more ...

  3. News - China Insider - HEALTH

    After GSK, Bayer also targeted in Chinese pharmaceutical probe

    Posted Sep 12th 2013, 06:32pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Morning Post in an emailed statement. “We assume that this contact is related to a wider investigation into the pharmaceutical industry in China,” he wrote. The German company is the latest ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com The German pharmaceutical conglomerate Bayer has become the latest target of an ongoing investigation in China into malpractice in the industry. ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Hong Kong's only remedy for Ebola is a breast cancer drug

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 04:14am by Emily Tsang, Arthur Chan

    ... contact of blood or bodily fluids. As the Ebola crisis worsens, international pharmaceutical companies have been trying to develop effective cures and vaccines for the virus, but so far only a few experimental drugs have been produced. The drugs that are currently being given to patients are mostly experimental ones that have been subject to no or limited tests on humans. Although pharmaceutical ...

  5. News - World - HEALTH

    E-cigarettes need tight regulation, WHO says, citing health concerns

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 01:31am by AGENCIES

    ... at the concentration of the US$3 billion market in the hands of transnational tobacco companies. The devices, which have surged in popularity in particular among young people, function by heating flavoured ... global industry with 466 brands available in 62 countries, the WHO said. It voiced concern about the growing role of traditional tobacco companies in the once niche market. Manufacturers maintain ...

  6. News - World - HEALTH

    GSK-made Ebola vaccine to start trials and may be available by next year: WHO

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 11:12pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Paris Clinical trials of a preventative vaccine for the Ebola virus made by British pharmaceuticals company GlaxoSmithKline may begin next month and made available by 2015, the World Health Organisation said on Saturday. “We are targeting September for the start of clinical trials, first in the United States and certainly in African countries, since that’s ...

  7. Lifestyle - Books - HEALTH

    Book review: Bad Pharma, by Ben Goldacre

    Posted Feb 03rd 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... funded by drug companies show positive results. Pharmaceutical companies are, after all, not charities. There is evidence that companies spend much more on marketing than they do on research ... Luisa Dillner Bad Pharma: How Drug Companies Mislead Doctors and Harm Patients by Ben Goldacre Fourth Estate   In America, a popular media doctor, Drew Pinsky, went on air to praise ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Drug trial hopes hit by tight regulations

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 04:21am by Emily Tsang

    ... according to Henry Yau, managing director of the University of Hong Kong's clinical trials centre. "A few months can make a big difference to a pharmaceutical research study, as drug ... increase the length of licences to five years and remove the sample requirement. Lawmakers are expected to approve the changes later this year. The Hong Kong Association of the Pharmaceutical ...

  9. News - World - HEALTH

    Headband that helps fight migraines set to take on US market

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 08:35pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Brussels US approval means a small company from Belgium is likely to see sales explode Electrode headband helps fight migraines A small technology company based ... than men because of differences in hormonal activity. The band, developed by the Belgian company Cefaly Technology, is worn across the forehead, and sends electric currents to facial nerves. ...

  10. News - World - HEALTH

    Medical journal slams Tamiflu maker

    Posted Nov 13th 2012, 12:00am by Associated Press in London

    ... company reports) for each (Tamiflu) trial... Roche has stonewalled," BMJ editor Fiona Godlee wrote in an editorial last month. Roche said it had complied with all legal requirements ...




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