First Vietnamese doctor awarded 2018 Nikkei Asia Prize Society

First Vietnamese doctor awarded 2018 Nikkei Asia Prize

Nguyen Thanh Liem, Director of the Stem Cell and Gene Technology Institute at Vinmec Times City International Hospital, has become the first Vietnamese doctor to receive the 2018 Nikkei Asia Prize in the science and technology category.
Stem cell transplant heals chemo impacts Health

Stem cell transplant heals chemo impacts

The country’s first patient transplanted with his own stem cells, frozen for preservation, to replace stem cells destroyed by chemotherapy or radiation is well on the way to full recovery from non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, local doctors have said.
Second stem cell therapy success recorded in Nghe An Health

Second stem cell therapy success recorded in Nghe An

Nguyen Thị An, diagnosed with breast cancer, was released from the hospital in stable condition on January 15. She is the second patient to be successfully treated using stem cell therapy at central Nghe An province’s Oncology Hospital.
18th APBMT Congress held in HCM City Health

18th APBMT Congress held in HCM City

The 18th Asia-Pacific Blood and Marrow Transplantation (APBMT) Congress and the second southern blood transfusion and haematology meeting took place in Ho Chi Minh City on November 1-3.