Health Care/Hospital

Aridol(TM) Endorsed by International Olympic Committee

SYDNEY, Australia, March 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pharmaxis (ASX: PXS, Nasdaq: PXSL) today announced that Australian-made Aridol (mannitol) has been included as an approved test by the International Olympic Committee's independent Medical Commission. The approval was contained...

2008-03-28 06:45 658

China Pharma Holdings, Inc. Announces Earnings Call for Fiscal 2007 Financial Results

- March 31, 2008 at 11:00 a.m. EDT NEW YORK and HAIKOU CITY, China, March 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- China Pharma Holdings, Inc. ("China Pharma") (OTC Bulletin Board: CPHI) which develops, manufactures, and markets generic and branded bio-pharmaceutical products in China, today announced i...

2008-03-27 04:28 815

Kiwa Bio-Tech Year-End Revenues Increase 264% - Exceed $9.1 Million

BEIJING and CLAREMONT, Calif., March 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Kiwa Bio-Tech Products Group Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: KWBT) announced that revenues for the year ended December 31, 2007 were $9,129,779 an increase of 264.2% over $2,506,715 for 2006. Net sales from cont...

2008-03-26 20:00 628

China Medicine Announces Conference Call to Discuss Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2007 Results

GUANGZHOU, China, March 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- China Medicine Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: CHME) ("China Medicine" or "the Company"), a leading developer and distributor of prescription and over the counter pharmaceuticals, traditional Chinese medicines (TCM), nutritional and dietary supp...

2008-03-26 03:18 971

DARA BioSciences, Inc. Announces New Officer and Director Appointments

RALEIGH, N.C., March 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- DARA BioSciences(TM) (Nasdaq: DARA) announced today the appointment of John Didsbury, Ph.D. as President and Chief Operating Officer. Dr. Didsbury has served as DARA's Chief Scientific Officer since November 2006. Dr. Didsbury previously served as...

2008-03-26 04:55 1000

Sinovac Announces Adjournment of Annual General Meeting

BEIJING, March 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Sinovac Biotech Ltd. (Amex: SVA), a leading provider of vaccines in China, today announced that its Annual General Meeting originally scheduled for March 25, 2008 has been adjourned to April 8, 2008. At the March 25, 2008 Annual General Meeting,...

2008-03-25 14:56 812

China Medical Technologies Receives CE Mark for Two ECLIA Analyzers and 15 Reagents

BEIJING, March 24 /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 ("IVD") products and high intensity focused ultrasound tumor t...

2008-03-24 21:00 765

Sinovac to Present at the Brean Murray, Carret & Co. Fourth Investor Tour of China

BEIJING, March 24 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Sinovac Biotech Ltd. (Amex: SVA), a leading provider of vaccines in China, today announced that Mr. Weidong Yin, CEO, Ms. Nan Wang, Vice President, Ms. Helen Yang, International Business Manager, and Ms. Vanessa Wu, Senior Financial Manager will prese...

2008-03-24 20:30 785

China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Announces Dividend

SHENZHEN, China, March 24 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Ltd. (NYSE: NPD) ("China Nepstar" or the "Company"), the largest drugstore chain in China based on the number of directly operated stores, today announced that the Board of Directors has declared a cash di...

2008-03-24 19:00 719

'Silent' TB Epidemic Spreads Amid Lack of Laboratory Facilities

MANILA, March 24 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Inadequate laboratory facilities in Asia and the Pacific are fuelling the spread of drug-resistant strains of tuberculosis (TB), the World Health Organization (WHO) said today. (Logo: http://www.prnasia.com/sa/20061102095006-51.jpg ) M...

2008-03-24 21:06 589

Galderma Announces HSR Clearance for Its Proposal to Acquire CollaGenex Pharmaceuticals

LAUSANNE, Switzerland, March 20 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Galderma Pharma S.A., a global specialty pharmaceutical company focused on dermatology, today announced that its U.S. holding company, Galderma Laboratories, Inc., has received clearance from the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, throug...

2008-03-20 15:45 712

3SBio Inc. Announces Promotion of David Chen as Chief Operating Officer

SHENYANG, China, March 20 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- 3SBio Inc. (Nasdaq: SSRX) (“3SBio” or the “Company”), a leading China-based biotechnology company focused on researching, developing, manufacturing and marketing biopharmaceutical products, today announced the appointment of Dr. David ...

2008-03-20 04:35 772

3SBio Inc. Approves Share Repurchase Program

SHENYANG, China, March 20 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- 3SBio Inc. (Nasdaq: SSRX) (“3SBio” or the “Company”), a leading, fully integrated, biotechnology company focused on researching, developing, manufacturing and marketing biopharmaceutical products primarily in China, announced today tha...

2008-03-20 04:30 765

Chindex International, Inc. Announces Three-For-Two Stock Split

BETHESDA, Md., March 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Chindex International, Inc. (Nasdaq: CHDX) (the “Company”) today announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously approved a three-for-two split of all shares of the Company’s Common Stock, par value $0.01 per share, including its Class B C...

2008-03-19 09:10 750

Cyprotex Introduces New Product Line Cloe(R) Select - a Portfolio of Bespoke ADME and PK Services

MACCLESFIELD, England, April 2 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Today, (2nd April 2008), Cyprotex announces that it is introducing a new product line, Cloe(R) Select. Cloe(R) Select is a portfolio of bespoke studies which can be customised to individual customer requirements. It complements the current ra...

2008-04-02 15:00 898

Perot Systems and ChinaSoft to Pursue Chinese Healthcare Opportunities

PLANO, Texas, March 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Perot Systems Corporation (NYSE: PER) and ChinaSoft International (HK8216) today announced that they have agreed to cooperatively develop mutually beneficial opportunities in the Chinese Healthcare market. "Perot Systems is excited about the o...

2008-03-18 09:30 863

Robotic Surgeons From Around the World Attend One-of-a-Kind Conference by Global Robotics Institute at Florida Hospital

ORLANDO, Fla., March 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Orlando, Fla., is known for theme parks and sun, but beginning Monday, surgeons from countries such as South Korea, Chile, Turkey, and Italy will come to Orlando for a different reason. They will be attending the World Robotic Urology Sympos...

2008-03-17 07:39 796

Cellectis Sues Precision BioSciences for Infringement of Its Patents Concerning Meganuclease Technology

BIOCITECH PARK, ROMAINVILLE, France, March 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Cellectis SA, a world leader in rational genome engineering, has announced today that it filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Precision BioSciences, Inc. in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of ...

2008-03-14 05:51 554

CBIU Signs Agreement with LGLY Advertising LTD

XI'AN, China, March 11 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Bionanometer Industries Corporation (Pink Sheets: CBIU), a leading company within the bionanometer industry has formally signed an agreement to establish long-term strategic cooperative partnership with China Guangzhou LGLY Advertisin...

2008-03-11 18:00 867

Viscorp, Inc. Announces Name Change to Tianyin Pharmaceutical Co Inc. and Begins Trading Under the Ticker 'OTC BB: TYNP'

CHENGDU, China, March 11 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Viscorp Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: VSCO; TYNP), a manufacturer and supplier of modernized traditional Chinese medicine (“TCM”) based in Chengdu, China, today announced that it has changed its name to Tianyin Pharmaceutical, Co., Inc. ...

2008-03-11 20:30 589
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