Friday April 3, 2020 11:56

Food and Healthcare Press Releases

Fapon Donation Reaches 3 Million PCR Test Components Globally and Welcomes More Participation Heathcare—31 Mar 20

Fapon Biotech Inc. (Fapon), a global leading IVD raw materials and one-stop solutions company offering products and technologies to enable the rapid development and production of reagents, initiated a global donation to give a total of 3 million PCR test

COVID-19 Handbook from the Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Foundation Now in Thai Heathcare—30 Mar 20

The COVID-19 Prevention and Treatment Handbook supported by the Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Foundation is now available in Thai. Written by doctors from First Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine who were on the frontline of

Ansell Urges Global Priority For Supply Of Personal Protective Equipment Heathcare—03 Apr 20

Ansell Limited, a global leader in protective solutions, is working with governments and health organizations worldwide to ensure unrestricted personal protective equipment (PPE) manufacture and supply is given top priority during the COVID-19

Yiling Pharmacy Lianhua Qingwen has been approved by the Thai FDA Heathcare—02 Apr 20

On March 31, Shijiazhuang Yiling Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd released a notice that they had received the approval of the modern herbal medicine registration issued by the Food and Drug Administration of Thailand. Lianhua Qingwen Capsule is recognized as in

EW Nutrition Launches Industry-leading Webinar Series With Topical Antimicrobial Resistance Twin Heathcare—01 Apr 20

Yesterday, German-based company EW Nutrition took a first step toward serving the animal production industry in these challenging times. The in-feed and on-farm solutions company has started a series of topical webinars on challenging issues such as

Saxenda(R) Demonstrated Improvements in BMI and Body Weight in Adolescents With Heathcare—01 Apr 20

Novo Nordisk today announced that the New England Journal of Medicine published results of a phase 3 trial evaluating the investigational use of Saxenda(R) (liraglutide 3.0 mg) in adolescents (aged 12–<18) with obesity.1 The study was accepted

Johnson & Johnson Announces a Lead Vaccine Candidate for COVID-19; Landmark New Partnership Heathcare—31 Mar 20

Johnson & Johnson and BARDA Together Commit More than $1 Billion to Novel Coronavirus Vaccine Research and Development; Company Expects to Initiate Phase 1 Human Clinical Studies of Vaccine Candidate at Latest by September 2020 Johnson & Johnson

Singapore-headquartered Telehealth Start-up Doctor Anywhere Closes US$27 Million Series B Financing Heathcare—31 Mar 20

Doctor Anywhere, a regional tech-led healthcare company headquartered in Singapore, announced today that it has secured a US$27 million Series B financing round led by Square Peg -- the largest venture capital fund in Australia, Singapore Government

Bosch Developing COVID-19-(SARS-CoV-2) Rapid Testing Kit for the Vivalytic Heathcare—27 Mar 20

- One of the world's first multiplex molecular diagnostic tests that can identify COVID-19 and distinguish it from nine other respiratory infections with similar symptoms, like influenza - The test meets the requirements of the World Health Organization

Designer and Manufacturer ASTOUND Group Develops and Builds Innovative Designs for Rapid Response Heathcare—27 Mar 20

ASTOUND Group, designer and manufacturer of exhibits, events and experiences has converted its production facilities in Las Vegas, Portland, Milwaukee and Toronto to manufacture and deploy medical grade COVID-19 containment check-in units for hospitals

Living Younger and Happier in the Aging Society with Taiwan Excellence Award Winning Heathcare—26 Mar 20

The advantages of Taiwan's medical and healthcare industry have been strongly demonstrated with the outbreak of COVID-19. Other than developing counter-measures against this current epidemic, “Aging Society”, a hidden crisis around the world.

ASTM International Provides Public Access to Standards Used For COVID-19 Heathcare—26 Mar 20

Global standards organization ASTM International is providing no-cost public access to a suite of two dozen important standards used in the production and testing of personal protective equipment to combat the COVID-19 (coronavirus) public health

XABT donates 2019-nCoV nucleic acid detection kits to Italy Heathcare—26 Mar 20

On March 19, the 2019-nCoV Detection Kit and Nucleic Acid Extraction Donation & Shipment Ceremony was held in Beijing. Beijing Applied Biological Technologies Co., Ltd. (XABT) was invited to the event at which the biologics maker donated an allotment

FDA Provides Emergency Use Authorization to PerkinElmer for COVID-19 Heathcare—26 Mar 20

PerkinElmer, Inc. (NYSE: PKI), a global leader committed to innovating for a healthier world, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has provided Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for the Company's New Coronavirus RT-PCR test.

MORE Health Launches Coronavirus COVID-19 Self-Assessment Heathcare—25 Mar 20

On March 24, 2020, MORE Health, a Silicon Valley headquartered cross-border telemedicine company, is launching a premier, freely available self-assessment tool for COVID-19 in six languages at covid19.morehealth.com. The MORE COVID-19 Self-Assessment

Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Foundation Announce Donations to Four Southeast Asian Heathcare—20 Mar 20

Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Foundation announced donations of medical supplies to four Southeast Asian countries. The foundations have been able to reach out to the governments of Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand and the Philippines and propose the

Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Foundation shares Handbook of COVID-19 Prevention and Heathcare—18 Mar 20

The Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Foundation are today sharing some key lessons and experience from doctors and other medical administrators and staff at the First Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine (FAHZU), who were at the

Vakrangee Revolutionizes Rural Healthcare by Introducing vHealth By Aetna's (a CVS Health Company) Heathcare—18 Mar 20

- Telephone or video consultations with vHealth's in-house primary care doctors will help reduce the need for physical consultations by over 70% - Under the current environment impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, it provides access to professional

VitalLife and Bumrungrad boost the new science of avoiding sickness Thailand’s leading Heathcare—18 Mar 20

How often, in discussion of serious personal illness, have we heard the advice: “If only you had known, 20 or more years ago, you would not be sick today.” It was then a cause for regret that medicine had not learned enough about predicting

Covid-19: Menarini Group Converts Production Plant to Produce and Donate Disinfectant Heathcare—17 Mar 20

United in the fight against Covid-19. In a difficult time for Italy and the entire world, pharmaceutical company Menarini Group is taking healthcare professionals and patient health even more to heart. The Board of Directors of Menarini, chaired by Eric

Efficient Assistance, YITU AI assists with Epidemic Prevention and Control of COVID-19 Heathcare—17 Mar 20

According to its official public account of Shanghai Public Health Clinical Center, one of the authoritative institutions in the field of infectious diseases in China and the key unit for the treatment of COVID-19 in Shanghai, an article titled "AI Aids

FDI World Dental Federation: Global Survey Shows That Less Than Half (38%) of Parents Limit Their Heathcare—16 Mar 20

- Of the 10 countries surveyed, the United States ranks second last with less than a third of parents limiting sugar levels in their children?s diet. - The UK ranks highest with just over half of parents indicating they restrict sugar levels. - Less

Fighting Against COVID-19 by Boosting Energy and Well-being with Taiwan’s Top Smart Fitness Heathcare—12 Mar 20

Given the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, it has become even more important to keep one’s immune system up and healthy. According to the World Health Organization, adults should maintain moderate daily physical activity in order to enhance muscular

Exploring Taiwan's Mask Manufacturing Strategy A single mask can tip the Heathcare—11 Mar 20

Prior to the outbreak of COVID-19, no one could have expected that these light and thin masks could bring such an alarming impact at a critical moment in epidemic prevention. These quality, Taiwanese-made masks, shows Taiwan's remarkable performance in