Chinese scientists treat spinal cord injury with biomaterial scaffold

June 18, 2016 by · Comments Off on Chinese scientists treat spinal cord injury with biomaterial scaffold 

BEIJING, June 17 — Chinese scientists have used a biomaterial "scaffolds" to treat spinal cord injuries, the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) announced on Thursday.

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Expert removed from post at Chinese rice research center

October 28, 2015 by · Comments Off on Expert removed from post at Chinese rice research center 

CHANGSHA, Oct. 27 — Yuan Longping, director of Hunan Hybrid Rice Research Center, has been removed from office, sources with the center in Changsha, capital of central China's Hunan Province, confirmed on Tuesday.

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Chinese scientists discover therapy to child obesity

July 28, 2015 by · Comments Off on Chinese scientists discover therapy to child obesity 

BEIJING, July 27 — A research team led by Chinese scientists have discovered dietary modulation of gut microbiota can alleviate both genetic and simple obesity in children.

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Chinese, U.S. research reveals key driver of human aging

May 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on Chinese, U.S. research reveals key driver of human aging 

WASHINGTON, May 1 — Chinese and U.S. researchers working on a premature aging disorder said Thursday that changes in heterochromatin, a tightly packed form of DNA, could be blamed for the aging process in humans.

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China to promote free breast cancer screenings

April 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on China to promote free breast cancer screenings 

BEIJING, April 22 — Chinese health authorities will launch a campaign this year to raise awareness about breast and cervical cancer and a national program of free screenings for the diseases, they said at a meeting on Wednesday.

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Farmer income to reach 11,000 yuan in 2015

April 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Farmer income to reach 11,000 yuan in 2015 

BEIJING, April 22 — Annual income for farmers to exceed 11,000 yuan (US$ 1,175) in 2015, according to a Green Book on China's rural economy released by the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences on Wednesday.

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Think tank forecasts bumper grain harvest

April 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Think tank forecasts bumper grain harvest 

BEIJING, April 22 — china will reap a bumper grain harvest for a 12th consecutive year in 2015, boosted by government policies encouraging production to feed the world's largest population, a think tank has forecast.

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China Focus: China creates new FTZs and expands old to facilitate reforms

December 30, 2014 by · Comments Off on China Focus: China creates new FTZs and expands old to facilitate reforms 

BEIJING, Dec. 29 — china has expanded its free trade zone (FTZ) in Shanghai and established three new zones with eased investment rules to speed up reforms amid economic hardship.

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TCM to play bigger role in China's medical reform: official

November 24, 2014 by · Comments Off on TCM to play bigger role in China's medical reform: official 

BEIJING, Nov. 24 — A health official said that Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) will take a bigger role in medical reform as TCM has advantage in prevention and health care.

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