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Thailand Can Produce Favipiravir for COVID Patients

BANGKOK, May 7 (TNA) – Thailand now has the right to produce antiviral drug favipiravir to treat COVID-19 patients and the Government Pharmaceutical Organization is ordering ingredients for the production. Government House wrote on its Facebook page that Thailand could start the production because the Department of Intellectual Property rejected a patent application for the […]Read More

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GPO Seeks Permission to Produce Favipiravir in Thailand

BANGKOK (NNT) – Thailand is seeking the patent for Favipiravir, an antiviral drug used to treat Covid-19, to obtain the right to manufacture it in Thailand. Deputy government spokesperson Traisuree Taisaranakul said Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha was closely monitoring the treatment of Covid-19 patients so he could swiftly order actions regarding the procurement of drugs […]Read More

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Thailand About To Certify The First Marijuana Testing Laboratory

BANGKOK, Jan 19 (TNA) – The Ministry of Industry is about to certify the first marijuana testing laboratory of the country. Suchart Traisangrujira, adviser to the industry minister, and executives of the ministry inspected the laboratory of the National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA). Full story: tna.mcot.net TNARead More

Bangkok

Suvarnabhumi gets 90-minute COVID-19 test lab

A Covid-19 test with a 90-minute turnaround will be provided at Suvarnabhumi airport for those who are suspected of carrying the virus. The airport on Friday announced its readiness to accommodate passengers travelling to Thailand as per the Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand’s (CAAT) latest Covid-19 directives easing international air travel. Full story: Bangkok Post […]Read More

Asia

Wuhan Lab Had Three Live Bat Coronaviruses: Chinese State Media

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Chinese virology institute in the city of Wuhan where COVID-19 first emerged has three live strains of bat coronavirus on-site, but none match the new contagion wreaking chaos across the world, its director has said. Scientists think COVID-19 — which first emerged in Wuhan and has killed some 340,000 people worldwide […]Read More

Technology

Scientists claim to have developed blood test to predict when

PanARMENIAN.Net – Scientists have developed a blood test that could measure how long you have left to live, The Guardian says. The study is one of countless research programs around the world currently racing to develop the best ‘lifespan calculator’, which would be able to quantify your cells’ age, as opposed to your ‘chronological age’. […]Read More

Asia

Turkish Labs Processing Afghan Opium Into Heroin to Deliver to

Turkish laboratories are processing Afghan opium into heroin for deliveries to Europe, the director of Russia’s Federal Narcotics Control Service said Tuesday. MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Earlier on Tuesday, Viktor Ivanov said that Russian and Afghan drug police confiscated more than 600 kilograms (over 1,300 pounds) of opium in the province of Baglan in December in […]Read More

Asia

One Dead in Explosion at Chemical Lab in Beijing University

At least one person died as a result of a blast at a chemical laboratory in an university in the Chinese capital, local media reported Friday. MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The explosion took place in Tsinghua University, China Radio International (CRI) reported on its website. The blast’s cause is under investigation. Read more: sputniknews.comRead More