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HUYA Bioscience International Announces Collaboration Agreement With the Beijing Institute of Materia Medica, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College

HUYA to Collaborate on Pre-clinical and Clinical Studies for Chinese Drugs SAN DIEGO, Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- HUYA Bioscience International, the leader in US/China pharmaceutical co-development, today announced a partnership agreement with the Beijing Institute of Materia Medica, Chinese Acad...

Shaklee China Opens Beijing Headquarters

PLEASANTON, Calif., Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Shaklee Corporation, the leading natural nutrition company in the United States, is pleased to announce the launch of Shaklee China. The company held a ribbon cutting ceremony last month to commemorate the opening of its newest international office at th...

Experimental Apartment in Beijing Achieves 99% Purity of Indoor Air

BEIJING, Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Two indoor air quality (IAQ) experts who are in China to work with athletes during the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games announced today that they have achieved up to 99% purity of the indoor air in their Beijing apartment. They installed specialized ultra-high effici...

Americans Attending Beijing Olympics Should Plan Ahead for Medical Emergencies

RADNOR, Pa., July 31 /PRNewswire/ -- As tens of thousands of Americans prepare to attend the upcoming Olympic Games in Beijing, China, the prospect of unexpected injury or illness -- and how to deal with it -- is in the minds of many. "Finding adequate, appropriate medical care in foreign la...

IQAir to Provide U.S. Athletes With Ultra-High Efficiency Air Cleaning at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games

SANTA FE SPRINGS, Calif., July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- IQAir announced today they are providing the U. S. Olympic Committee (USOC) with ultra-high efficiency air cleaning for USA athletes at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games to help create the optimum performance environment. (Photo: http://www.new...

Hydration Will Be Key For Beijing Bound Olympians, What Every Athlete Must Know

Whether you are an Olympian, Professional Athlete, Elite Amateur or Weekend Warrior, there are Five Things You Need to Know about Hydration to Boost Sports Performance, from the D.I.S.C. Spine and Sports Center Marina del Rey, Calif. (Vocus) July 25, 2008 -- America's p...

Successful Back Surgery Propels Olympic Weightlifting Hopeful Melanie Roach to Realize Her Dreams Of Participating in the 2008 Beijing Olympics

Minimally invasive procedure performed by Dr. Robert S. Bray, Jr. of D.I.S.C. Spine and Sports Center ATLANTA, May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Weightlifter Melanie Roach is living her dream after successfully qualifying for the 2008 Olympics Saturday in Atlanta thanks to Dr. Robert...

Tianyin Pharmaceutical to Present at Roth Third Annual China Discovery Tour in Beijing on May 20, 2008 at 12:40 p.m. Beijing Time

CHENGDU, China, May 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Tianyin Pharmaceutical, Co., Inc., (OTC Bulletin Board: TYNP), a manufacturer and supplier of modernized traditional Chinese medicine ("TCM") based in Chengdu, China, today announced that the Company will present at Roth Third Annual Chin...

Linkwell Corporation Begins Training and Licensing Beijing Olympics Disinfection Teams

SHANGHAI, China, May 7 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Linkwell Corporation (Linkwell) (OTC Bulletin Board: LWLL), a leading developer, manufacturer and distributor of healthcare related disinfectants in China, announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Shanghai LiKang Disinfection Hi-...

ANSYS Technology Offers Swimmers Best Chance of Success in Build-Up to Beijing Games

Swimmers Wearing Speedo LZR RACER Suit Break 35 World Records, Including 17 of 18 at the FINA World Swimming Championships (25m) SOUTHPOINTE, Pa., April 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ANSYS, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANSS ), a global innovator of simulation software and technologies designed to opti...

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Beijing in Medical Technology

Varian Medical Systems to Exhibit Cancer Treatment and X-ray Imaging Technologies at China Med Exhibition

...al Medical Instruments and Equipment Exhibition in beijing from March 19-21. Varian will exhibit: ...ofessionals who treat cancer. Varian's facility in beijing is also gearing up to manufacture X-ray tubes. ...ce at the China International Exhibition Center in beijing from March 19-21, 2009. About Varian Medical...

Stem Cell Treatment Leader Tiantan Puhua Adds Experienced International Medical Staff for Expanding Numbers of Patients

...der TP Biomedical Ltd., is a world-class neurological treatment facility in beijing that is gaining renown as the world's foremost center for treatment of Park...cellspuhua.com Tiantan Puhua Neurosurgical Hospital Tiantan Nanli, beijing 100050, CHINA More information can also be found on China's leading...

Lotus Pharmaceuticals, Inc.'s New Drug Laevo-Bambutero Begins Evaluation for Clinical Trials

...nd pharmaceutical products produced by other manufacturers in the PRC through an extensive national distribution network. Lotus owns ten pharmacies in beijing through which it directly sells over 5,000 western drugs, Traditional Chinese Medicines (TCM) and medical equipment items. Safe Harbor Statement T...

Alliance Pharmaceutical Corp. Announces Approval of Proposed Actions at Annual Shareholders Meeting

...verse stock split in the near future. Oxygent Development Update Alliance has been transferring the manufacturing technology to enable its partner beijing Double-Crane Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (Double-Crane) to manufacture Oxygent in China. To date, Double-Crane has built out the manufacturing facility a...

Alliance Pharmaceutical Corp. Updates Oxygent(TM) Clinical Development Plan

...ire-FirstCall/ -- Alliance Pharmaceutical Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: ALLP). Following a Steering Committee meeting last week in China with its partner beijing Double-Crane Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (Double-Crane), Alliance has updated its clinical development plan for Oxygent(TM) (perfluorochemical [PFC] emul...

Imaging Diagnostic Systems CTLM Technology Presented at Congress of World Society for Breast Health

...lization efforts while highlighting the research that is being conducted at the Tianjin Medical University Cancer Institute and Hospital as well as at beijing Friendship Hospital. Having an operating CTLM system in the same city helped reinforce our messages to those seriously considering our approach. China...

Beike Biotechnology Study Suggests Adult Stem Cells Show Promise for Peripheral Vascular Disease

..., Ltd. Beike is a leading biotechnology company founded with capital from beijing University, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and Shenzhen Cit...a State National Fund. The research and clinical work is a collaboration of beijing University, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, China's No. 3 A...
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Beijing in Biological News

Improved air quality during Beijing Olympics could inform pollution-curbing policies

The air in Beijing during the 2008 Olympics was cleaner than the previous year's, due to aggressive efforts by the Chinese government to curtail traffic, increase emissions standards and halt construction in preparation for the games, according to a Cornell study. Led by Max Zhang, assistant pr...

'Top Secret' Technology To Help U.S. Swimmers Trim Times at Beijing Olympics

TROY, N.Y., Aug. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Milliseconds can mean the difference between triumph and defeat in the world of Olympic sports, leading more trainers and athletes to look toward technology as a tool to get an edge on the competition. A fluids mechanics professor at Rensselaer Po...

'Top secret' technology to help US swimmers trim times at Beijing Olympics

Troy, N.Y. Milliseconds can mean the difference between triumph and defeat in the world of Olympic sports, leading more trainers and athletes to look toward technology as a tool to get an edge on the competition. A fluids mechanics professor at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, N.Y., i...

Scientists to assess Beijing Olympics air pollution control efforts

As the Summer Olympics in Beijing kicks off this week, the event is giving scientists a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to observe how the atmosphere responds when a heavily populated region substantially curbs everyday industrial emissions. The National Science Foundation (NSF)-funded "Cheju AB...

Scripps scientists will assess Beijing Olympics air pollution control efforts

As the Summer Olympics in Beijing kicks off today, the event is affording scientists at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego, a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to observe how the atmosphere responds when a heavily populated region substantially curbs everyday industrial emissions. T...

Agriculture experts meet in Beijing to examine impacts of food prices and climate change on farmers

A decades-long period of steadily declining food prices driven down by unprecedented advances in agricultural productivity is coming to a definitive close. Prices for wheat have tripled and those for maize and rice nearly doubled since 2000, and there is no sign that prices will fall soon. On th...

Argonne helps China create cleaner Beijing for 2008 Olympics

The U.S. Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory is working closely with Chinese scientists and policy makers toward the goal of creating a cleaner Beijing and developing sustainable technologies for the 2008 Olympic Games and beyond. Recently, DOE and China's Ministry of Science an...

GKSS membranes reduce air pollution in Beijing

Measures for better air Now that Olympia is approaching, the Chinese authorities are trying to reduce the air pollution in the large cities with different measures. For example, the car traffic in Beijing is massively limited: the government has ordered not to use 70 percent of all company cars...

During Olympics, Cornell's Max Zhang studies air-quality in Beijing

As the world watches China prepare for the Olympic Games, Cornell researcher Max Zhang has his eye on less visible matters -- the particles in Beijing's air that millions breathe every day, and that many more will be breathing when they descend on the city this summer. The assistant professor i...

August 2009 Geology and GSA Today media highlights

...the arid lands around the northern boundary of China and the deserts on the northern margin of the Tibetan Plateau. However, the modern spring dust in beijing is characterized by totally different isotopic compositions, which indicate an additional contribution (about 50%) from the desertified lands in its a...
Beijing in Biological Technology

Sinovac Biotech Co. Ltd., Sinovac's Beijing Subsidiary, Obtains High-Tech Enterprise Status

BEIJING, March 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Sinovac Biotech Ltd. (NYSE Alternext US: SVA), a leading developer and provider of vaccines in China, announced today that the Chinese government, led by the Ministry of Science and Technology of China, the Ministry of Finance and the State Administration ...

Immtech and Beijing Pharmaceutical Group Co. Sign Memorandum of Understanding to Explore Developing Strategic Business Alliance

NEW YORK, Feb. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Immtech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE Alternext US: IMM.BC) today announced that the Company has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) confirming its interest in exploring the development of a strategic alliance with Beijing Pharmaceutical Group Co. L...

China Biologic Products to Present at the SIG Beijing Management Summit

TAIAN CITY, Shandong, China, Sept. 8 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Biologic Products, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CBPO) ("China Biologic" or the "Company"), one of the leading plasma-based pharmaceutical companies in the People's Republic of China ("PRC"), today announced that the Compa...

China Bio Energy Holdings Group Announces Participation in the Susquehanna Second Annual Beijing Management Summit

XI'AN, China, Sept. 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Bio Energy Holdings (OTC Bulletin Board: CBEH) today announced that management will be participating in the Susquehanna Second Annual Beijing Management Summit at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Beijing. Management's participation will cons...

Sinovac to Present at the Susquehanna Financial Group's Second Annual Beijing Management Summit Conference

BEIJING, Sept. 1 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Sinovac Biotech Ltd. (Amex: SVA), a vaccine-focused biotech company in China, announced today that Mr. Weidong Yin, Chairman, President and CEO, is scheduled to present at the Susquehanna Financial Group's Second Annual Beijing Management Summit Conferen...

Northwestern chemists take gold, mass-produce Beijing Olympic logo

EVANSTON, Ill. --- Northwestern University nanoscientist Chad A. Mirkin has mass-produced the 2008 Summer Olympics logo -- 15,000 times. All the logos take up only one square centimeter of space. Mirkin and his colleagues printed the logos as well as an integrated gold circuit using a new prin...

PerkinElmer Expertise and Solutions Integral to Food Safety Monitoring for the Beijing Games : Methods, Applications Expertise and Instrumentation Deployed in Mobile Laboratory

PerkinElmer, Inc. (NYSE:PKI), a global leader in Health Sciences and Photonics, today announced that its analytical solutions are being used by the Beijing Municipal Center for Food Safety Monitoring (BFSM) in a mobile laboratory supporting the Beijing Games. PerkinElmer instrumentation, software...

Immtech Pharmaceuticals and Beijing Capital Medical University Announce Joint Venture to Provide Contract Research Services in China

NEW YORK, June 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Immtech Pharmaceuticals (AMEX: IMM ) and Beijing Capital Medical University (BCMU) in Beijing, one of China's leading academic medical research centers, today announced that they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to develop a joint venture t...

Kiwa Bio-Tech in Collaboration Discussions with Beijing Hai Xin Science and Technology Co., Ltd.

BEIJING and CLAREMONT, Calif.*, May 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Kiwa Bio-Tech Products Group Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: KWBT) announced discussions with Beijing Hai Xin Science and Technology Co., Ltd. ("Hai Xin") regarding joint product development and marketing efforts. This Ma...

Kiwa Bio-Tech Passes Test & Taking Orders From Beijing Lv Fu Long Vegetable Company

BEIJING and CLAREMONT, Calif., May 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Kiwa Bio-Tech Products Group Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: KWBT) announced that based on results of testing of Kiwa's bio-fertilizer product, Beijing Lv Fu Long Vegetable Company will start placing orders for Kiwa Shando...
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