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China to share primary health care experience during WHA: official

During the upcoming World Health Assembly (WHA), China will share its decades' experience and lessons in providing the people with primary health care service, which in its essence has centered around a host of people's-health-first policies and measures, the Chinese delegation to WHA said in Geneva on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/19 7:54:50

World's first malaria vaccine launched in Africa: WHO

The world's first and only malaria vaccine was launched in the African country of Malawi on Tuesday, as part of a landmark pilot program hoping to protect, in particular, hundreds of thousands of children under five against one of the world's leading killers, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/24 8:25:47

Chinese researchers develop new method to repair meniscus

Chinese researchers have used a new tissue engineering method to build artificial meniscus that better mimic native ones.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/17 7:47:40

China to further pilot medicine procurement program

A State Council executive meeting concluded Wednesday has called for benefiting more people when they seek medical care.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/4 20:56:09

Cuba, China to strengthen cooperation in biotech, pharmaceuticals

Cuba and China plan to bolster their strategic cooperation in the biotechnological and pharmaceutical areas in the coming years, a high-ranking Cuban official said following the conclusion of a two-day bilateral conference on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/30 15:35:30

5G real-time broadcast used in 11 surgeries at a Boao hospital

A total of 11 surgeries have been successfully broadcast in real time using 5G at the Hainan-based Boao Super Hospital, an employee at the hospital told the Global Times.
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/29 20:08:40

Symposium held in San Francisco to explore application of Chinese medicine overseas

An international symposium was held Sunday to focus on the latest developments in traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) and explore ways to expand its application outside China.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/18 20:19:35

China launches research on blood control target among diabetics patients

China on Sunday launched a five-year medical research program on the blood pressure control target for adults with type 2 diabetes to reduce cardiovascular and death risks.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/25 17:54:22

Sleep could help fight against infection: study

Sleep could enhance the target ability of immune cells inside human body to help fight off infection, a recent study said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/14 16:50:26

Revolutionary new method for creating disease resistant crops: research

A global collective of scientists have drastically streamlined the time it takes to find and introduce disease-resistance genes from wild plants into domestic crops such as rice, wheat and potato, a research revealed on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/6 14:30:26