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Volume 23, No. 07, July 2019
Traditional Chinese medicine in modern healthcare — Integrating both worlds
TCM's integration into modern health system
A philosophical illustration and medical approach to TCM's role in mainstream healthcare. By Dr. Loh Cheng Toa Steven
Integration of Traditional Chinese medicine and Western medicine in cancer treatment
Cancer is one of the diseases with high morbidity and mortality in the world.
An update on Alzheimer's disease
Although Alzheimer's currently has no cure, treatments for symptoms are available.
Are we close to finding a cure for HIV?
Why is it so difficult to treat HIV? Will there ever be a cure for HIV? Hear from Cal Cohen.
Emerging treatments for spinal cord damage
Can damaged nerves regenerate? by Dr. Jerry Silver
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Volume 23, No. 07, July 2019
FEATURES  
Dementia, Alzheimer's, Parkinson's — Confusions, myths and tips
As Singapore confronts an ageing population, diseases associated with the ageing process are rising to the fore. In this article, we clear up certain misconceptions and impart some basic knowledge on common neurodegenerative disorders. by Shaun Tan Yi Jie
An update on Alzheimer's disease
Although Alzheimer's currently has no cure...
Integration of Traditional Chinese medicine and Western medicine in cancer treatment
Cancer is one of the diseases with high morbidity and mortality in the world.
TCM's integration into modern health system
A philosophical illustration and medical approach to TCM's role in mainstream healthcare
LIFE OF A SCIENTIST  
Fighting misconception with science — Professor Manuel Peitsch
Scientific communication must be substantiated, accurate, and not misleading. Professor Manuel Peitsch says being transparent about science is paramount to his team's mission in creating a smoke-free future.
EYE ON CHINA  
China approves norovirus vaccine for clinical trial
The vaccine is said to prevent 80 to 90 per cent of norovirus infections
Public hospitals in China receive increasing government funds
National Health Commission of China calls for production of generic drugs
AI offers breakthrough in cancer diagnosis
INSIDE INDUSTRY  
National Cancer Centre Singapore launches international campaign to raise awareness about hereditary cancer Smart facilities for KK Women's and Children's Hospital Telehealth innovation to improve access to healthcare for Singapore customers
BIOBOARD  
A microRNA study might cast new light on ALS treatment
Offers opportunities in developing therapies for this disease
New standard of care for advanced nose cancer patients
Dormant neural stem cells in fruit flies activate to generate new brain cells
A wearable that's not to be laughed at
Junk food could be responsible for the food allergy epidemic
NEWS CRUNCH  
news Which country has the worst sleepers
news Asia is the fastest growing region for nutraceuticals
news 2018 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine winners
news Vitafoods Asia expands by 40 per cent in 2018
PR NEWSWIRE  
Asia Pacific Biotech News
EDITORS' CHOICE  
COLUMNS  

APBN Editorial Calendar 2019
January:
Taiwan Medical tourism
February:
Marijuana as medicine — Legal marijuana will open up scientific research
March:
Driven by curiosity
April:
Career developments for researchers
May:
What's cracking — Antibodies in ostrich eggs
June:
Clinical trials — What's in a name?
July:
Traditional Chinese medicine in modern healthcare — Integrating both worlds
Editorial calendar is subjected to changes.
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