TCM industry in Zhejiang: More than just medicine

China Daily 2019-01-22 13:21:52

With a history of over 140 years, Hu Qingyutang is one of the oldest brands of Chinese medicine. For many tourists in Hangzhou, it is an absolute must-see.

AstraZeneca to promote Chinese patent medicine

China Daily 2019-01-22 13:15:15

Chinese pharmaceutical major Luye Pharma Group Ltd announced on Wednesday that it had signed an agreement with AstraZeneca China for the latter to have exclusive rights.

Hong Kong researchers discover novel drug to treat SARS, MERS, A/H1N1 flu

Xinhua 2019-01-18 16:35:21

A novel drug discovered by researchers from the University of Hong Kong was found effective in treating Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS)...

China unveils pilot "group-buying" plan to cut drug prices

Xinhua 2019-01-18 16:33:46

China has unveiled a pilot medicine procurement program to be tried in 11 major cities to lower drug prices and reduce the burden on patients.

Traditional Chinese medicine adopted for depression treatment in San Francisco

Xinhua 2019-01-18 16:32:07

A new approach combing Western psychiatric care with traditional Chinese medicine is expected to treat depression in U.S. San Francisco Bay Area.

Tianjin investigates medicine company's exaggerated drug claims

Xinhua 2019-01-10 14:31:20

A medicine company in north China's Tianjin Municipality is under investigation for allegedly making false claims in its advertisements, local authorities said Friday.

China to crack down on false promotion under TCM cover

Xinhua 2019-01-10 14:29:25

China's traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) authorities on Friday ordered comprehensive overhaul of TCM-related advertisements, training and health preservation services and products.

TCM health tourism expected to boom due to favorable policies

Xinhua 2018-12-19 15:46:36

Experts attending a tourism forum in Beijing said health tourism featuring the traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) is in a golden era for development.

Big data a boost for TCM

Chinadaily 2018-11-27 15:49:18

When a young Nevin Zhang Lianwen left China in 1987 to study overseas for a year, he didn't know his journey would eventually lead him back home to help the country become a front-runner in developing

Improving core competitiveness of TCM through innovation urged 2018-11-14 17:45:57

A traditional Chinese medicine official urged further improving the core competitiveness of traditional Chinese medicine through innovation.

Molecular, DNA study reveals how ancient herders live along Silk Road

Xinhua 2018-11-02 16:08:01

A study published on Wednesday in the journal PLOS One provided molecular, DNA evidence that domestic animals made their way into high mountain corridors along the ancient Silk Road more than four tho

President encourages businesses to innovate 2018-10-24 10:28:37

President Xi Jinping said on Monday that innovation is the core of the manufacturing industry and is critical for developing the real economy, and he encouraged enterprises to be ambitious in making i

Chinese medical aid helps promote TCM in Madagascar

Xinhua 2018-10-19 16:10:02

At the China Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Expo 2018 that ended Sunday, Charles Rabemananjara, former prime minister of Madagascar, extended thanks to China's medical team that had given aid in M

Tencent partnering UK firm to boost AI in healthcare sector

Chinadaily 2018-10-12 16:36:14

Tencent Holdings Ltd is working with a technology firm from the United Kingdom to use artificial intelligence to improve Parkinson's disease treatment.

China includes 17 anti-cancer drugs on medical insurance list

Xinhua 2018-10-12 10:00:27

China's drug authority on Wednesday approved inclusion of 17 anti-cancer drugs in the government's basic medical insurance programs.