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Vol. 5, No. 24, November 2001

Company News
•  MicroMedical Ready to Commercialize Australian-Developed Artificial Heart
•  Australia's BresaGen Cell Therapy Program Enters New Phase
•  Study Shows Novogen's Promensil Relieves Common Breast Condition
•  Bionomics Appoints Eminent Cancer Researcher to Its Scientific Advisory Board
•  Clover Receives Marketing Approval for HiDHA from Thai FDA
•  NZ's Industrial Research Finds Success in Biopharmaceuticals
•  Dr. Reddy's Diabetes Drug in Final Lap of Trials
•  Indian Firm Panacea Biotec Offers Safer Anthrax Vaccine
•  Japan's Santen Pharmaceuticals Starts Glaucoma Medicine Phase Two Trials in US
•  Hayashibara Develops Method to Boost Skin's Collagen Production Ability
•  Otsuka and Bristol-Myers Squibb Seek FDA Approval for Schizophrenia Drug
•  Eisai Completes Phase Three Trials of Anti-dementia Drug for Cerebrovascular Dementia
•  Bayer to Build US$3.1 Billion Plant in China
•  Biosystems to Distribute Rapid HIV Test Kit in China
•  SciClone's Sales of Immune Enhancer Remarkably Increases
•  Cytyc Conducts ThinPrep Pap Test in China
•  Entomed and Shanghai Institute to Collaborate on Insect-based Drug
•  China's Chifeng Pharmaceutical Mass Produces Epherdrine
•  Digene's China Study Confirms Effectiveness of HPV Testing in Cervical Cancer Screening
•  Applied Gene Technologies and AsiaGen to Jointly Fight Tuberculosis
•  GlaxoSmithKline's Hepatitis B Antidote Goes on Sale in China
•  World Diagnostics Opens GLOBALeMED in Hong Kong
•  US-Based Tanox to Invest NT$14 Billion in Taiwan Pharmaceutical Plant
•  Taiwan Salt to Begin Production of Collagen Material
•  Novartis to Set Up Tropical Diseases Research Center in Singapore
•  Hollin-Eden Develops Immune-Regulating Hormone at Singapore Hospital
•  GlaxoSmithKline and Diethelm Sign Distribution Pact in Malaysia
•  Korea's EnBiobank Lab Wins Agricultural "Nobel Prize"
•  Ilyang Pharm.'s Inorganic Materials Exports to Double

Rules & Regulations
•  WTO Relaxes Rule on Drug Patents
•  New Law to Curb Occupational Diseases in China
•  Tighter Food Safety Controls Urged in China
•  China Ups Ante on War against HIV/AIDS
•  Broader Mad Cow Test Urged in Japan

Research News
•  Thai Researcher Finds Safer and Cheaper Clot-Busting Drug

Alternative Medicine
•  China to Build Traditional Herbal Medicine Museum
•  Nobel Laureate Calls for Modernization of Chinese Medicine
•  Singapore Doctor Promotes Integration of TCM and Modern Medicine

General Information & Statistics
•  Korea Approves Sales of "Morning-After" Pill
•  Purple Rice Makes Debut in Thailand
•  Taiwan Sets Up Biotechnology Industry Promotion Association
•  China to Adopt High-Tech to Increase Farm Output
•  Life Bank Opens to Public in Beijing
•  China's Largest Private Hospital Secures Foreign Backing
•  Korea's SK Group and Shanghai Government Jointly Establish BioScience Fund
•  Singapore Product Research Center to be Privatized
•  Rise in Day Surgeries Holds Down Health Costs in Singapore
•  Singapore Hospital Plans Ethics-consultation Service for Patients
•  Average Age of HK Anorexics Drops to 16
•  Satellite to Start Tracking Asian Rice Crop
•  Philippines Agriculture Sector Enjoys Healthy Growth
•  Korea to Transfer Packaging Technology to Philippines
•  Indian Drug Companies Firm on Export Earnings

Trends and Prospects
•  Drug Mergers to Soar in China

•  Do Patents Threaten Food Security?

Calendar of Events
•  A comprehensive listing of upcoming biotechnology conferences in Asia-Pacific

news Shire, Microsoft and EURORDIS form Global Commission to accelerate time to diagnosis for children with rare diseases
news EmTech Asia explores future of life, humanity and economy
news Biology of Ageing II - Impactful Interventions
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