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Kintor Pharma Announces Completion of Subject Enrollment and Dosing in Phase I Clinical Trial of AR-PROTAC(GT20029) in China

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Tuesday, August 9, 2022 - 10:00am

The leading principal investigators (leading PIs) of the phase I clinical trial are Professor Zhang Jing and AssociateProfessor Wu Xiaojie from Huashan Hospital affiliated to Fudan University.

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  • The leading principal investigators (leading PIs) of the phase I clinical trial are Professor Zhang Jing and AssociateProfessor Wu Xiaojie from Huashan Hospital affiliated to Fudan University.
  • Dr. Youzhi Tong, founder, Chairman, and CEO of Kintor Pharma, commented, "Both indications of AGA and acne have great unmet clinical needs.
  • As the world's first company to develop a topical AR-PROTAC compound, Kintor is currently conducting phase I clinical trials of GT20029 in China and the United States.
  • In July 2021, Kintor announced the dosing of first batch of subjects in its China phase I clinical trial of GT20029.In February 2022,Kintor announced the dosing of first subjectin its USphase I clinical trial of GT20029.

Zhaoke Ophthalmology Completed Patient Enrollments for the Phase III Clinical Trials of the Myopia Progression Treatment Drug NVK002

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 2:16am

The primary objective of the China CHAMP and Mini-CHAMP trials is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of NVK002 for the treatment of myopia progression in children and adolescents.

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  • The primary objective of the China CHAMP and Mini-CHAMP trials is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of NVK002 for the treatment of myopia progression in children and adolescents.
  • These early completions of patient recruitment across both trials, gives the company a strong headstart in moving towards its goal to lead the market in launching a myopia progression treatment drug.
  • Following this, a New Drug Application ("NDA") submission to the US Food and Drug Administration (the "FDA") is expected in 2023.
  • Dr. Li Xiaoyi (Benjamin), Chairman of the Board of Directors, Executive Director and CEO of Zhaoke Ophthalmology, said, "The early completion of the patient recruitment of NVK002's Phase III clinical trials marks another huge and exciting milestone for Zhaoke Ophthalmology.

CARsgen Appoints Dr. Hua Jiang as Executive Director

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Tuesday, August 2, 2022 - 1:50pm

SHANGHAI, Aug. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --CARsgen Therapeutics Holdings Limited (Stock Code: 2171.HK), a company focused on innovative CAR T-cell therapies for the treatment of hematologic malignancies and solid tumors, announces that Dr. Hua Jiang ("Dr. Jiang") has been appointed as Executive Director of the Company.

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  • SHANGHAI, Aug. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --CARsgen Therapeutics Holdings Limited (Stock Code: 2171.HK), a company focused on innovative CAR T-cell therapies for the treatment of hematologic malignancies and solid tumors, announces that Dr. Hua Jiang ("Dr. Jiang") has been appointed as Executive Director of the Company.
  • Dr. Jiang has contributed significantly to the early research, technology platform development, and innovative products development in CARsgen.
  • Dr. Zonghai Li, Founder, Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer, and Chief Scientific Officer of CARsgen, added, "On behalf of the Board, I would like to congratulate Dr. Jiang to be appointed as the Executive Director.
  • Dr. Hua Jiang, Executive Director, Vice President of Early Discovery of CARsgen, said, "I am pleased to become a member of the Board and would like to thank the Board for the recognition and trust.

Redesigning the Future of Aesthetic Medicine: Bellesoma® Welcomes Industry Leader, Vincent Wu, as New Chief Commercial Officer

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Monday, August 1, 2022 - 1:32pm

Wu is an industry disruptor, having already applied his marketing philosophies to multiple global businesses delivering results at a multibillion-dollar level.

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  • Wu is an industry disruptor, having already applied his marketing philosophies to multiple global businesses delivering results at a multibillion-dollar level.
  • "We're excited and lucky to have Vincent join our team," said Adam Cohen, CEO of Bellesoma.
  • "Startups are always a challenging business, and even the best of them can falter without a strong vision and a fantastic team.
  • Before joining Bellesoma, Vincent also helped create the first IOT home dialysis solution, along with new business models of hospital consultancy.

Apollomics Inc. Expands Leadership Team with Appointment of Jane Wang, PhD as Chief Scientific Officer

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Tuesday, July 26, 2022 - 12:10pm

FOSTER CITY, Calif. and HANGZHOU, China, July 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Apollomics Inc. an innovative biopharmaceutical company committed to the discovery and development of mono- and combination- oncology therapies, today announced the appointment of Jane Wang, PhD as Chief Scientific Officer.

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  • FOSTER CITY, Calif. and HANGZHOU, China, July 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Apollomics Inc. an innovative biopharmaceutical company committed to the discovery and development of mono- and combination- oncology therapies, today announced the appointment of Jane Wang, PhD as Chief Scientific Officer.
  • She will also serve as Apollomics China General Manager and will report to the Chief Executive Officer.
  • We are very excited to have Jane join our team, said Guo-Liang Yu, PhD, Co-Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
  • I look forward to growing our global team to discover and advance new compounds into the clinic, added Jane Wang, PhD, Chief Scientific Officer.

Apollomics Inc. Expands Leadership Team with Appointment of Jane Wang, PhD as Chief Scientific Officer

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Tuesday, July 26, 2022 - 1:17am

Foster City, CA, and Hangzhou, China, July 26, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Apollomics Inc. an innovative biopharmaceutical company committed to the discovery and development of mono- and combination- oncology therapies, today announced the appointment of Jane Wang, PhD as Chief Scientific Officer.

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  • Foster City, CA, and Hangzhou, China, July 26, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Apollomics Inc. an innovative biopharmaceutical company committed to the discovery and development of mono- and combination- oncology therapies, today announced the appointment of Jane Wang, PhD as Chief Scientific Officer.
  • She will also serve as Apollomics' China General Manager and will report to the Chief Executive Officer.
  • "We are very excited to have Jane join our team," said Guo-Liang Yu, PhD, Co-Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
  • I look forward to growing our global team to discover and advance new compounds into the clinic," added Jane Wang, Ph.D., Chief Scientific Officer.

Rerun the Legend of New York, EIC Reinitiating Epoch-making Urban Upgrading

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Tuesday, July 19, 2022 - 8:03am

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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220719005572/en/
    EIC Reinitiating Epoch-making Urban Upgrading (Photo: Business Wire)
    The Forum presented a panorama of green finance and sustainable development for all.
  • This is due to the fact that EIC, the Host of this Summit Forum, is also a firm practitioner of the path of green development.
  • At the same time, EIC has received both the WELL Gold Precertification and the LEED Gold Precertification.
  • At this Forum, the Senior Executives of WELL and LEED also spoke highly of EIC.

Silk Road Online Curating Competition Attracts Participation of over 120 Universities

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Monday, July 11, 2022 - 3:45am

HANGZHOU, China, July 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The China National Silk Museum held the Silk Road Online Curating Competition from April to July 2022, co-organized by Shanghai University and supported by Manycore Tech Inc. (KOOL).

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  • HANGZHOU, China, July 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The China National Silk Museum held the Silk Road Online Curating Competition from April to July 2022, co-organized by Shanghai University and supported by Manycore Tech Inc. (KOOL).
  • The competition attracted the participation of over 120 universities including Peking University, Fudan University, Zhejiang University, University of the Arts London and many other universities, as well as more than 20 museums and a large group of designers.
  • The competition is powered by the Silk Road Online Museum (SROM) platform, a platform with its main concepts focusing on "digital collaboration" and "3D online curating".
  • The Silk Road Online Curating Competition culminated on the evening of July 8, with an award ceremony held in the China National Silk Museum.

Burning Rock Announces the Launch of China’s First Prospective Interventional Validation Study on Multi-Cancer Early Detection - the PREVENT Study

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Thursday, June 30, 2022 - 3:57pm

The study is led by Dr. Weimin Li, head of the West China Hospital of Sichuan University.

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  • The study is led by Dr. Weimin Li, head of the West China Hospital of Sichuan University.
  • "Cancer early detection, diagnosis and treatment is the key to reducing cancer burden.
  • "The PREVENT study is at the cutting edge of cancer early detection and management.
  • Yusheng Han, CEO of Burning Rock, remarked that "Multi-cancer early detection through liquid-biopsy is a strategic focus of Burning Rock.

China Daily series Youth Power:Gen Zers discuss "One country, two systems, three cheers"

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Thursday, June 30, 2022 - 2:25pm

TheGen Zers who took part discussed childhood memories and identity and cultural differences relating to Hong Kong and the mainland.

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  • TheGen Zers who took part discussed childhood memories and identity and cultural differences relating to Hong Kong and the mainland.
  • For example, Cantonese songs, TV programs, Hong Kong stars and celebrities and other elements of Hong Kong pop culture are a common memory and love of Gen Zers.
  • Gen Zers in Hong Kong and Macao also enjoy variety shows from the mainland.
  • Those in the program said they hoped people from both Hong Kong and the mainland would cherish their shared history and culture.