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Medical News Today: Chinese fir tree compound may help to combat cancer

New research finds that a structural analog of a compound found in an endangered Chinese fir tree has cancer-fighting properties when combined with an existing cancer drug. Scientists devised a chemical analog of a compound from a rare Chinese tree that, combined with another drug, has cancer-fighting properties. The National Cancer Institute (NCI) estimate that… Read More »

Chinese drugmaker pours $145M into plant with plan to produce innovative biologics

A Chinese maker of heparin, APIs and some finished drugs is launching the second phase of its manufacturing plant, investing nearly $ 150 million as it moves into producing innovative biologic drugs for the Chinese market. Changzhou Qianhong Bio-pharma, Tuesday announced it has started construction of the ¥1 billion ($ 145 million) project in the… Read More »