HOME ABOUT CONTACT AVAILABLE ISSUES SUBSCRIBE MEDIA & ADS
LATEST UPDATES » Vol 23, No 10, October 2019 – Disruptive Urban Farming — Microbes, Plasmids, and Recycling       » Chinese scientist find new possibilities in dengue virus control       » 50 young scientists awarded with the inaugural XPLORER PRIZE       » Entering the China market to provide regional support       » Science, Tech, and policies convene for a sustainable future      
EYE ON CHINA For e-subscribers (PDF)
Vol 23, No. 10, October 2019
50 young scientists awarded with the inaugural XPLORER PRIZE

On 20th September 2019, a list of 50 young researchers was announced to have won a non-governmental award to encourage them in their work in science and technology.

Chinese scientist find new possibilities in dengue virus control

Researchers from Tsinghua University, the Chinese Centre for Disease Control and Prevention, and the University of Connecticut found human blood serum iron helps to control dengue virus infection.

Optimizing microbial microenvironment for development of novel Biophotovoltaics System

Team from Institute of Microbiology of the Chinese Academy of Sciences report a novel biophotovoltaics (BPV) system developed based on a synthetic microbial consortium with constrained electron flow.

Novel drug for chronic pain relief enter clinical trials

A new Chinese drug to alleviate patients' neuropathic pain, or nerve pain, has entered clinical trials, according to the Ministry of Science and Technology on 17th September 2019.

China taps into artificial intelligence to improve pharmacy services

An intelligent robot has been developed to assist professional pharmacists to provide pharmacy and medication services and ensure safe drug use for the public

Patient in China who received world's first pig cornea regains eyesight

Huang Yuanzhen, the world's first person to receive a cornea transplant from a pig, has seen her eyesight return to nearly normal level, reported Wuhan-based Chutian Metropolitan Daily.

China sees its first childbirth through cryopreservation of ovarian tissue

China's first baby has been born using a technique in which a woman's ovarian tissue was frozen and then transplanted back to the body at Shanghai Changzheng Hospital.

China toughens crackdown on illegal African swine fever vaccines

China has stepped up its crackdown on the illegal production, selling and use of "test, home-made and smuggled" vaccines for African swine fever, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs (MARA) on 2nd September 2019.

NEWS CRUNCH  
news The Proteona Oncology Challenge using ESCAPETM Single Cell Proteogenomic Analysis
news New computational fluid dynamics solution for modeling aerosol mixtures in biomedical and environmental research
news Medial Fair Thailand opened on 11th September 2019 with a focus on future-proofing Thailand's healthcare industry to meet the challenges and opportunities of the next decade
news Biofuel Producers and Users to Convene in Singapore for Global Biofuels Summit
PR NEWSWIRE  
Asia Pacific Biotech News
SPOTLIGHT  
LIFE OF A SCIENTIST  

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
August:
Digitalization vs Digitization — Exploring Emerging Trends in Healthcare
September:
Healthy Ageing — How Science is chipping in
October:
Disruptive Urban Farming — Microbes, Plasmids, and Recycling
Editorial calendar is subjected to changes.
MAGAZINE TAGS
About Us
Events
Available issues
Editorial Board
Letters to Editor
Instructions to Authors
Advertise with Us
CONTACT
World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd.
5 Toh Tuck Link, Singapore 596224
Tel: 65-6466-5775
Fax: 65-6467-7667
» For Editorial Enquiries:
   biotech_edit@wspc.com or Ms Deborah Seah
» For Subscriptions, Advertisements &
   Media Partnerships Enquiries:
   biotech_ad@wspc.com
Copyright© 2019 World Scientific Publishing Co Pte Ltd  •  Privacy Policy