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CFDA seeks comments on revisions to cosmetics regulations

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • China
  • -
  • September 26 2013

The China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) has issued a notice inviting comments on its "Regulations concerning the Hygiene Supervision over

Premature development causes unease in China

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • China, USA
  • -
  • August 20 2010

Chinese health experts have reportedly estimated that "at least 30,000 children developed early maturity" in Shanghai alone, raising concerns about food additives and pesticides allegedly laden with sex hormones

Engineered avian and swine flu hybrids raise concerns about mammal-to-mammal transmission

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • China
  • -
  • May 10 2013

Chinese scientists investigating the spread of airborne influenzas have reportedly combined genetic material from avian (H5N1) and swine (H1N1) flu

Chinese health officials investigate infant formula linked to early onset puberty

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • China
  • -
  • August 13 2010

The Chinese Ministry of Health has apparently announced an investigation into claims linking infant formula manufactured by Synutra International, Inc., to early onset puberty

China to establish food and safety ‘blacklist’

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • China, USA
  • -
  • December 20 2013

The Chinese Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) has announced a public consultation on a draft regulation, "Provisions on the Administration of the

China uncovers more melamine-tainted milk

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • China
  • -
  • April 29 2011

Chinese authorities have reportedly seized more than 25 tons of melamine-tainted milk powder from Chongqing-based Jixida Food Co. Ltd., detaining three suspects on allegations that the company planned to use the adulterated ingredient in its ice cream

Asia’s biomedical R&D spend rises, while U.S. investment declines

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • China, USA
  • -
  • January 9 2014

Researchers have found that the U.S. global share of biomedical research expenditures fell from 51 percent in 2007 to 45 percent in 2012, while China

Cuba, China agree to strengthen biotechnology collaboration

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • China, Cuba
  • -
  • December 15 2011

Cuba and China have reportedly signed agreements to deepen their collaboration on biotechnology

Researchers identify antibiotic-resistant bacteria in pig manure

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • China, USA
  • -
  • February 15 2013

A new study has reportedly confirmed the presence of antibiotic-resistant genes (ARGs) in manure samples harvested from swine farms in China, raising

WHO issues global alert on new strain of avian influenza (H7N9)

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • China, Global, USA
  • -
  • April 12 2013

The World Health Organization (WHO) has issued a global alert and response update on a new strain of novel avian influenza A (H7N9) virus identified