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Early-bird discount rates for the Asia Pacific Association of Medical Journal Editors 2015 International Convention (APAME 2015) are now available. Interested participants are encouraged to register before or on May 31, 2015 to avail of the discounts. The APAME International Convention is annually [ ... ]Read more..
The Asia Pacific Association of Medical Journal Editors (APAME) will conduct the APAME 2015 International Convention on 24 to 27 August 2015 at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza Hotel, Manila, Philippines. With the theme, “Advancing Access to Health Information and Publication: Shifting Paradigms, Tre [ ... ]Read more..
The International Science and Technology and Innovation Centre (ISTIC) for South-South Cooperation under the Auspices of UNESCO is inviting participants to the International Forum on Harnessing Women’s Talents in Science, Technology and Innovationhich will be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on 25 [ ... ]Read more..
Niog-niogan (Ficus pseudopalma) is a potential source of antioxidants, say researchers at the University of Santo Tomas (UST) after analysing the leaves to find compounds with potential pharmaceutical use. Niog-niogan, an endemic medicinal plant in Luzon, is traditionally used in treating various [ ... ]Read more..
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The world's first malaria vaccine, made by GlaxoSmithKline, could be approved by international regulators for use in Africa from October after final trial data showed it offered partial protection for [ ... ]Read more..
After stopping steroids commonly prescribed for asthma and allergies, a significant number of people may experience signs of malfunctioning in the adrenal glands, a European study finds. So-called ad [ ... ]Read more..
Women with a gene mutation that puts them at a high risk of breast and ovarian cancers have better survival odds if their ovaries and fallopian tubes are removed soon after a breast cancer diagnosis, [ ... ]Read more..
wo key drugs recommended in international guidelines and used to treat alcoholic hepatitis are failing to increase patients' survival and leave death rates among patients "alarmingly high", researcher [ ... ]Read more..