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Biomedicine exports surpassed billion dollar mark for first time

Biomedicine exports surpassed billion dollar mark for first time

Korea’s exports of biomedicine,… or medicines and vaccines made out of biological organisms instead of the commonly used chemical components,… surpassed the one-billion U.S. dollar mark for the first time last year. The Korea Customs Service says the country’s biomedicine exports amounted to more than 1-point-4-billion U.S. dollars in 2016,… a sharp increase from the […]

Targeted Therapy for Liver Cancer Assisted by Nanotechnology | Taeghwan Hyeon | TEDxKFAS

Translator: Enid Kim Reviewer: Emma Gon Today I’m going to talk about how nanotechnology can fight against a devastating disease called liver cancer. Liver cancer is really nasty stuff. Actually it’s responsible for more than 12,000 deaths in United States only every year. This is really devastating. Even more so is that once you’re diagnosed […]

Virtual rehabilitation program uses games to get stroke patients moving 게임 기술로 뇌졸중 재활치료

Virtual rehabilitation program uses games to get stroke patients moving 게임 기술로 뇌졸중 재활치료

Can rehab be fun? That’s part of the goal of a new physical therapy program for stroke patients devised by a Korean doctor. The program uses video games to get patients moving again. Ji Myung-kil has more. This woman has had a stroke, and now she has difficulty moving her arms and legs. As part […]

Virtual reality-based treatments proven effective in rehabilitation

Virtual reality-based treatments proven effective in rehabilitation

Virtual reality, one of the big themes at this year’s Mobile World Congress, is expanding its presence in healthcare. Korean researchers found that virtual-reality based exercises combined with standard therapy sessions resulted in a more effective rehabilitation progress. Park Se-young has the details. A patient flips a fish on the screen,… without touching the computer. […]

Happy Together – The Rehabilitation Project [ENG/2016.06.30]

Happy Together – The Rehabilitation Project [ENG/2016.06.30]

Happy to be together on “Happy Together”! – Hello, everyone! / – Hello! (Happy Together, the laughing virus) – That was good. / – Yes. Do you know what rehabilitation means? We use this word sometimes. It means to start a new life. – In other words… / – It means to rectify yourself – […]