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Vietnam records 387 cases of stem cell transplant to date
24/04/2015 | 18:49:00
Since the first stem cell transplant (SCT) was successfully performed in 1995 at the Blood Transfusion and Haematology Hospital (BT-H) in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam has performed a total of 387 cases of SCT to date; among them, 218 were autologous SCT while the remaining were allogeneic SCT.
Clinical trial says new vaccine ‘safe'
A phase 1 clinical trial of an inactivated influenza A/H5N1 pandemic vaccine candidate (IVACFLU-H5N1), involving 75 participants in southern Long An province's Ben Luc district, has so far proven to safely induce immune responses at various dosage levels in healthy adults.
Ba Ria – Vung Tau fights malaria
The southern coastal province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau has undertaken a number of measures to address malaria-affected areas.
Ministry to inspect private health clinics, drug stores
09/04/2014 | 17:33:05
The Health Ministry plans to inspect private health clinics and drugstores in five major cities this year after many violations were uncovered during last year's inspections.
Dak Lak endeavours to widen health insurance coverage
08/04/2014 | 10:53:57
Health insurance currently covers nearly 1.3 million people in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak, about 70 percent of the population.
More children receive free surgery for cleft palates
08/04/2014 | 10:13:00
The Vietnam-Cuba Friendship Hospital in Hanoi and Operation Smile Vietnam organisation will give free medical checks and surgery to children suffer from cleft lips and cleft palates from April 15-18.
Ho Chi Minh City intensifies HIV/AIDS prevention
07/04/2014 | 11:04:01
Ho Chi Minh City authorities have set a target of curbing the rate of people living with HIV to under 1 percent by 2015 and maintaining this for the following years.
Health ministry urges measles vaccinations for children
06/04/2014 | 17:59:52
The health ministry has urged all cities and provinces nationwide to strengthen prevention measures against measles, particularly vaccinations for children between 9 and 24 months old.
Samsung’s new complex to be built
Samsung will start work on the Samsung CE HCM City Complex with an 1.4 billion USD investment.
Stamps on Hung King worship rituals issued
A set of three stamps featuring the Hung Kings was issued to mark the Hung Kings Tempe Festival.
President calls for Asia-Africa connectivity
President Truong Tan Sang called for Asia-Africa connectivity at the Bandung Conference.
Vietnam, Czech Republic traditional ties reviewed
Vietnam and the Czech Republic reviewed their traditional ties and future cooperation.
Vietnam treasures ties with Azerbaijan
Vietnam treasures its traditional friendship with Azerbaijan, said a Vietnamese diplomat.
Belgian lawmakers praise IPU-132 success
Belgian parliamentarians spoke highly of Vietnam’s organisation of IPU-132.
Vietnam-Norway joint communiqué
Vietnam and Norway issued a joint communiqué on the occasion of the Norwegian PM’s official visit.
First radioactive source installed
A piece of equipment containing radioactive material was installed with the first tracking device.
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