Health Care/Hospital

WHO Urges Increased Investments and Services for Mental Health

GENEVA, Sept. 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The World Health Organization (WHO) is today appealing to countries to increase their support for mental health services. The appeal is part of a series of six reviews on global mental health which are being published today in the journal The Lancet. WHO ha...

2007-09-04 09:50 678

Media Invitation: Are You Ready for the Next Chapter in Lung Cancer Care?

LONDON, Sept. 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Ready for fresh perspectives on mutational research, future treatment prospects in non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and a milestone announcement from Boehringer Ingelheim? Learn more at the upcoming international media webcast, 'The second generati...

2007-09-04 16:00 769

China Medical Technologies to Participate in Credit Suisse's 2007 Asian Technology Conference

BEIJING, Sept. 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Medical Technologies, Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq: CMED), a leading China-based medical device company that develops, manufactures and markets advanced in-vitro diagnostic products and high intensity focused ultrasound tumor therapy system...

2007-09-03 18:00 557

Mindray to Present at Merrill Lynch Global Pharmaceutical, Biotech & Medtech Conference

SHENZHEN, China, Aug. 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Mindray Medical International Limited (NYSE: MR), a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of medical devices in China with a rapidly growing international presence, today announced that Mr. Xu Hang, Chairman and Co-Chief Executive Office...

2007-08-30 20:00 622

AstraZeneca's Once-Daily SEROQUEL XR(TM) Extended-Release Tablets Approved in Netherlands for the Acute and Long Term Treatment of Schizophrenia

-- For International Medical Journalists Only -- LONDON, Aug. 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- AstraZeneca today announced the Netherlands regulatory authority MEB (Medicines Evaluation Board) has approved SEROQUEL XR(TM) (quetiapine fumarate) Extended-Release Tablets, a once-daily medicine for ...

2007-08-29 17:41 641

Winner New Product Update: Advanced Dressings and Surgical Gowns

SHENZHEN, China, Aug. 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Winner Medical Group, Inc. ("Winner Medical") (OTC Bulletin Board: WMDG), announces that it has commenced mass production for the orders received from the leading European company to produce advanced dressings. "We believe this marks our high-end...

2007-08-29 20:30 846

China-Biotics, Inc. to Present at Roth 2007 New York Conference

SHANGHAI, China, Aug. 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China-Biotics, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CHBT) ("China-Biotics", "the Company"), a leading Chinese firm specializing in the manufacture, research, development, marketing and distribution of probiotics products, today announced that Mr. ...

2007-08-29 21:00 674

Phase III Trial Finds Pharmaxis' Bronchitol Effective

SYDNEY, Australia, Aug. 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pharmaxis (ASX: PXS; Nasdaq: PXSL) today announced that its Phase III B301 study of Bronchitol for the treatment of people with bronchiectasis has met its two primary efficacy endpoints: quality of life and mucus clearance. Dat...

2007-08-29 09:03 590

Skystar Bio-Pharmaceutical to Present at Roth Capital Partners Conference in New York on September 6, 2007

XI'AN, China, Aug. 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Skystar Bio-Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (OTC Bulletin Board: SKBI) ("Skystar", "Company"), a leading bio-pharmaceutical company in the People's Republic of China ("PRC"), today announced that its Director & U.S. Representative, Scott Cramer, ...

2007-08-28 20:00 674

China Medical Technologies Reports First Quarter Financial Results

Robust IVD Revenue Exceeded HIFU Revenue FY2007 Annual Targets Under Review BEIJING, Aug. 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Medical Technologies, Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq: CMED), a leading China-based medical device company that develops, manufactures and markets advanced i...

2007-08-28 18:00 704

China Biologic Products, Inc. to Present at Roth Capital Partners Conference in New York on September 5, 2007

TAI'AN CITY, China, Aug. 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Biologic Products, Inc. (CBPO.PK), one of leading plasma-based pharmaceutical company in the People's Republic of China (“PRC”), today announced that its Chief Executive Officer, Stanley Wong will present at the upcoming Roth C...

2007-08-28 20:00 547

China Medicine Corp. to Present at 5th Annual Roth New York Conference on September 6 at 9:00 a.m.

GUANGZHOU, China, Aug. 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Medicine Corporation ("CMC") (OTC Bulletin Board: CHME), a leading distributor of prescription and over the counter pharmaceutical products, traditional Chinese medicines, Chinese herbs, nutritional supplements, dietary supplements...

2007-08-28 01:09 632

Synutra International, Inc. Receives Nasdaq Staff Determination Letter

QINGDAO, China and ROCKVILLE, MD, USA, Aug. 24 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Synutra International, Inc. (Nasdaq: SYUT; "Synutra"), one of China's leading manufacturers of dairy-based nutritional products for infants, children and adults, has received a staff determination letter from The Nasdaq Stock ...

2007-08-25 05:32 832

WuXi PharmaTech CEO Appointed to CrossFire Beilstein Database Advisory Board

SHANGHAI, China, Aug. 24 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- WuXi PharmaTech (NYSE: WX), China's premier provider of pharmaceutical R&D outsourcing services announced today Dr. Ge Li, the Company's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, is appointed to a newly established advisory board of Elsevier Informatio...

2007-08-24 20:05 1007

Avastin Approved in Europe for First-line Treatment of Patients with Advanced Lung Cancer

First Medicine Shown to Extend Survival Beyond One Year in Previously Untreated Lung Cancer Patients BASEL, Switzerland, Aug. 24 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Avastin (bevacizumab), Roche's innovative anti-cancer drug, was approved today in Europe for the first-line treatment of patients with ...

2007-08-24 19:10 696

China Holdings Announces Interview of Chief Executive Officer Julianna Lu by Wall Street Reporter

CEO to Discuss Her Upcoming Presentation at the Asia Bulk Liquid Storage, Transportation and Terminals Conference and the Company's Recent High-value Energy Industry Acquisitions in China LAS VEGAS and BEIJING, Aug. 23 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Holdings, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Bo...

2007-08-23 21:38 636

International Spread of Disease Threatens Health, Economies and Security

World Health Report 2007: A safer future -- global public health security in the 21st century GENEVA, Switzerland, Aug. 23 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- More than at any previous time in history, global public health security depends on international cooperation and the willingness of all countries ...

2007-08-23 08:31 760

China-Biotics, Inc. Signs Intention Agreement to Supply Probiotics to Bright Dairy & Food Co., Ltd.

SHANGHAI, China, Aug. 22 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China-Biotics, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CHBT) ("China-Biotics", "the Company"), a leading Chinese firm specializing in the manufacture, research, development, marketing and distribution of probiotics products, announced today that it...

2007-08-22 21:00 888

China Sky One Medical Issues Financial Guidance for Third Quarter 2007

HARBIN, China, Aug. 22 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Sky One Medical, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CSKI), a manufacturer, marketer and distributor of pharmaceutical, medicinal and diagnostic products in China, announced today financial projections for the third quarter 2007 ending Sept...

2007-08-22 20:00 759

Shengtai Pharmaceutical, Inc. Retains CCG Elite

WEIFANG, China, Aug. 22 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Shengtai Pharmaceutical, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: SGTI) ("Shengtai Pharmaceutical" or "the Company"), a leading manufacturer and distributor of high-quality, pharmaceutical grade glucose products in China and glucose and starch products that serv...

2007-08-22 20:30 551
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