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  1. News - World - HEALTH

    Pfizer trial shows experimental drug doubles time until breast cancer tumours grow worse

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 04:52pm by Reuters

    ... significant, researchers said. Pharmaceutical company Pfizer’s Phase 2 study, involving women with the most common form of breast cancer, found that those treated with hormone drug letrozole, together ... based on the Phase 2 trial results, said Mace Rothenberg, chief medical officer of Pfizer’s oncology unit. Palbociclib is viewed as one of the company’s most important experimental drugs, which ...

  2. Lifestyle - Health

    On the hunt for herbal remedies

    Posted Oct 07th 2013, 12:00am by Jeanette Wang

    ... root and hibiscus for about 3,000 years as a social drink. Thanks largely to Kilham, who collaborated with a US-based company to develop kava as an alternative treatment for anxiety and related ... concedes there have been concerns over the safety and long-term effects of some herbal formulations, and consumers often find it difficult to tell fad from fact. Some companies will take the high ...

  3. Four investors prescribe US$550m for drug company

    Posted May 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Pharmaceuticals declined to comment. The company, which manufactures, sells and distributes health-care products, starts its roadshow in Hong Kong today. Shares will be open for sale to retail investors from May 6 to May 12. The company will begin trading on the Hong Kong stock exchange on May 20. Shanghai Pharmaceuticals plans to issue about 664 million shares in Hong Kong, with around 99 ...

  4. Lifestyle - Health - HEALTH

    China health under pressure from rapid change in diets

    Posted Jun 17th 2013, 10:08am by Jeanette Wang

    ... industry on the mainland grew at about 17 per cent annually to US$89.6 billion, according to research company IBISWorld. “Ten to 20 years ago in China, not many people could afford to eat ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Hong Kong fails to promote breast milk even amid formula shortage

    Posted May 05th 2013, 12:00am by Hazel Knowles

    ... to obtain coupons which guaranteed supplies. "It is an official endorsement of these 'mothers' clubs', which provide a direct channel for the formula companies to inundate new mothers with their advertising," Holmes said. "Meanwhile, the formula companies look like heroes for stepping in and solving a problem. They must be so delighted." La Leche ...

  6. Mainland company says it has developed a swine flu vaccine

    Posted Jun 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Kelly Chan

    ... Kelly Chan A mainland pharmaceutical company said yesterday it had developed a vaccine for swine flu that could be on the market within months. 'We need to conduct 13 tests to ensure ... and the period cannot be shortened because we have to carry out the tests strictly according to standard.' The company will conduct laboratory tests next month before spending between 40 and 50 days ...

  7. Company medicals may breach laws

    Posted Mar 29th 2009, 12:00am by Dan Kadison

    ... Hundreds of Hong Kong companies require the assessments. These call for job applicants to detail their medical history and sign a release allowing potential employers to see the answers they give ... said he did not think a lot of small and medium-sized companies asked job seekers to undergo pre-employment medical examinations. 'Some bigger companies do,' he said. 'Most ...

  8. Company recalls pain-relief patches

    Posted Apr 21st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Yuk-hang Mentholatum (Asia Pacific) recalled packs of five pain patches yesterday. The Department of Health said the pharmaceutical firm had not provided sufficient information for registration. A company spokesman said registration was originally not needed as it was classified as Chinese medicine. Registration for Chinese medicine was later required, so an application ...

  9. News - Asia - HEALTH

    Japan drug maker Takeda loses US lawsuit

    Posted Apr 28th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... filings. During the almost two-month trial, Cooper's lawyers told jurors that while Takeda's own research found links between Actos and bladder cancer as early as 2004, company officials ... about Actos' health risks, Takeda executives "stalled and delayed" because the company "was making [US]$1.6 billion a year" on the drug, Miller argued. The company ...

  10. Dress up for development role in costumes company

    Posted Jun 14th 2008, 12:00am by Ana Wang

    ... products, costumes or a related field, dress up your resume and apply for this opening. Cesar Asia, a subsidiary of listed French company Cesar and a leader in costumes, is expanding in Asia. The company is recruiting a product development manager with a degree or above. The manager will have to co-ordinate product development of a comprehensive range of accessories and product lines. More ...




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