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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


China’s medical device regulations take effect June 1
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • China
  • May 1 2014

According to news sources, China's amended medical device rules, which increase fines for illegal manufacturing and strengthen government oversight


China to establish food and safety ‘blacklist’
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA, China
  • 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


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


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 reports first documented human case of avian influenza A
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • China, USA
  • December 20 2013

The World Health Organization (WHO) has reported the first documented case of avian influenza A (H10N8) in a human patient from Jiangxi Province


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


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


Large-scale joint drug venture and MOUs bind North Carolina and China’s Zhejian
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • China, USA
  • August 4 2011

North Carolina’s Hamner Institutes for Health Sciences and Ascletis Inc., a U.S.-China pharmaceutical company, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to support the first large-scale joint venture in biotechnology between North Carolina and China’s Zhejian Province


China cracks down on food producers in major food safety campaign
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • China
  • August 5 2011

According to a news source, Chinese officials have arrested about 2,000 people and shut down almost 5,000 food production facilities since April 2011, in an effort to stop the industry’s use of illegal food additives