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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


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


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


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


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


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


Medicinova and Zhejiang Medicine announce joint venture in China
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • China, USA
  • March 10 2011

California-based biopharmaceutical company MediciNova Inc. and Zhejiang Medicine Co., a Chinese pharmaceutical manufacturer, have announced a joint venture to develop and commercialize MediciNova’s MN-221 in China


Chinese billionaire backs U.S.China biopharma venture
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • China, USA
  • April 21 2011

Chinese real-estate billionaire Qi Jinzing has reportedly begun investing in the biotech sector despite its potential financial risks


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