Blood donations urged after deadly train derailment in Taiwan's Yilan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Members of the public are urged to donate blood as the number of injuries from the deadly train derailment in northeastern Taiwan's Yilan County yesterday afterno...

PETA alleges mistreatment at California canine blood bank

GARDEN GROVE, Calif. (AP) — The animal rights group PETA alleges dogs at one of the nation's largest canine blood banks are mistreated, but the non-profit that runs the Southern California facility sa...

Taiwan President calls on the youth to give blood

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) called on the youth of Taiwan to donate blood, while at a function recognizing the good work of blood donors in Taipei on Sept. 3, repo...

Global Laboratory Freezer Rack Market 2018-2022 | Rising Awareness of Blood Donation to Gain Traction | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 25, 2018-- analysts forecast the global laboratory freezer rack market to grow at a CAGR of more than 5% during the forecast period, according to their latest market resea...

Taiwan has highest blood donation rate in world: WHO

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- On the heels of yesterday's World Blood Donor Day (June 14), Taiwan has been ranked in a WHO report as having the highest blood donation rate in the world. Taiwan h...

Results of Phase III RELEVANCE Study Comparing REVLIMID plus Rituximab (R2) Versus Rituximab Plus Chemotherapy in Patients with Previously Untreated Follicular Lymphoma to be Presented at ASCO 2018

SUMMIT, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 3, 2018--Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) today announced additional results from RELEVANCE, a phase III, randomized, open-label, international clinical study condu...

Results of Phase III OPTIMISMM Study Presented at ASCO 2018 Showed the PVd Triplet Improved PFS in Early Lines of Relapsed or Refractory Multiple Myeloma

SUMMIT, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 1, 2018--Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) today announced results from the OPTIMISMM study, a phase III, randomized, open-label, international clinical study of the...

Donations needed as Taipei blood center reserves below safe level

Taipei, May 20 (CNA) The Taipei Blood Center (TBC) on Sunday called on the public to donate blood after its blood supply on Saturday fell below the officially designated safe level of seven days. C...

Study finds little bang for the buck in Zika blood testing

NEW YORK (AP) — A new study finds that screening blood donations for the Zika virus netted only a few infections at a cost of more than $5 million for each positive test result. The ...

Blood donation rules for gay men in Taiwan to be relaxed in May 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Gay men in Taiwan will be permitted to donate blood under new rules set to be implemented in May by the Ministry of Health and Welfare (MOHW). According to the MOH...

Hot-blooded Taiwanese girl calls for blood donation before Chinese New Year as supplies running low

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—A 20-year-old Taiwanese girl along with 29 other young people on Sunday urged the public to donate blood before the Chinese New Year holiday as blood stocks are running low....

President meets with winners of Medical Dedication Awards

Taipei, Sept. 22 (CNA) President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Friday met with winners of this year's Medical Dedication Awards to express her appreciation to their selfless devotion to health care endeav...

AP Photos: Flamboyant Indian guru sentenced to prison

A popular and flamboyant Indian spiritual guru, who calls himself Dr. Saint Gurmeet Singh Ram Rahim Insan, was sentenced by a judge on Monday to 20 years in prison on charges of raping two female foll...

Indian guru convicted of rape revered by millions

NEW DELHI (AP) — The conviction of the flashy guru of a hugely popular quasi-religious sect on charges of raping two female followers has set off violent riots by followers across much of north India....

Blood bank calls for donations before Chinese New Year as supplies running low

Taipei (Taiwan News)--The Taiwan Blood Services Foundation (TBSF) on Monday urged the public to donate blood before the Chinese New Year holiday as blood stocks and blood use at hospitals ac...