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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


Microscopic plastics reportedly detected in table salt
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • China
  • November 13 2015

A study examining table salts sold in China has purportedly found that many brands contain microscopic plastic particles such as polyethylene


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
  • 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


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


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


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


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


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