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Taiwan-US team discovers way to slow coronary artery disease

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A team of Taiwanese and American scientists has found a way to slow down the buildup of fatty deposits in blood vessels that often lead to a dangerous reduction of blood f...

Passenger says Taiwan tour bus driver was speeding to catch up with convoy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A passenger injured in a deadly tour bus crash on Tuesday (March 16) alleges that the driver was speeding to keep up with two other buses in the tour group when the accide...

NTU Hospital announces groundbreaking lung transplant surgery

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — National Taiwan University (NTU) Hospital announced a major breakthrough in lung transplant surgery at its annual press conference on Friday (March 12). Dr. Hsu Hsao-hs...

Lancet study estimates 11,800 Taiwanese were infected with coronavirus by July

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — According to a study of blood serum specimens carried out over the summer and published in the medical journal Lancet, Taipei Veteran's Hospital estimates that approxi...

Taiwanese man self immolates to protest closure of pro-China CTi News

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An elderly man suffered third-degree burns on 36 percent of his body on Wednesday evening (Dec. 2) after he set himself on fire in an apparent protest of the closure of pr...

Critically ill Indonesian woman thanks Taiwan for saving life

Taipei, Nov. 5 (CNA) — An Indonesian migrant worker who received a stem cell transplant in Taiwan in June thanked the nation on Thursday for expediting her treatment by lifting travel restrictio...

Taiwan offers hope to foreigners seeking urgent medical treatment

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan has become a lifeboat for foreigners who have not received adequate medical treatment in their home countries. Since it relaxed its border controls in August to ...

NaviFUS Launches Neuronavigation-guided Clinical Trial to Open the Blood-Brain-Barrier for Combination FUS-Bevacizumab Therapy in rGBM Patients

TAIPEI, Sept. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Genovate Biotech (TPEX:4130) subsidiary and Taiwan-based focused ultrasound (FUS) manufacturer NaviFUS Corporation is pleased to announce the start of its clinic...

French legislators pay respect to Taiwan's former president Lee Teng-hui

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Several French political leaders have expressed condolences for Taiwan's former President Lee Teng-hui (李登輝) after he passed away last Thursday (July 30) at the age of...

Taiwanese pay respects to former President Lee Teng-hui

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan's leaders and its people were paying their respects Saturday to former President Lee Teng-hui, who died this week at age 97 after bringing full democracy to Taiwan and inc...

China's TAO says 'Taiwan independence is dead end' after Lee's death

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In a callous response to the death of former President Lee Teng-hui (李登輝), China's Taiwan Affairs Office (TAO) said "Taiwan independence is a dead end" while...

Taiwan's political leaders offer condolences on Lee Teng-hui's passing

Political leaders across party lines on Thursday expressed their condolences on the passing of Taiwan's first popularly elected president Lee Teng-hui (李登輝). Lee died aged 97 from septic shock ...

Former Taiwan President Lee Teng-hui passes away at age 97

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taipei Veterans General Hospital said on Thursday that former President Lee Teng-hui (李登輝), who had been hospitalized there for nearly half a year, passed away at 7:24...

Update: Former Taiwan President Lee Teng-hui passed away at age 97

Update: 07/30 10:30 p.m. Former President Lee Teng-hui (李登輝) died at 7:24 p.m. at the age of 97 in Taipei Veterans General Hospital, where he had been hospitalized since February. TAIPEI (Taiwan...

Fake news alleging former Taiwan president's death circulates online

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — News circulating online that suggested former Taiwanese President Lee Teng-hui (李登輝) had passed away on Tuesday (July 28) was labeled as fake by the Taiwan Solidarity Unio...