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Reporter : Ko Dong-hwan
Fri, July 1, 2022 | 01:41
EDGC discovers way to predict head-and-neck cancers
Korean genetic sequencing analyzer Eone Diagnomics Genome Center (EDGC) has discovered ways to diagnose head-and-neck cancers predictively, scaling up its capability to detect signs of various cancers before the disease develops, the Incheon-based company said Thursday.
EDGC's fetus gene reading technology earns patent in Singapore
South Korean genetic sequencing analyzer Eone Diagnomics Genome Center (EDGC) has earned a patent in Singapore for prenatal tests without penetrating a womb.
[INTERVIEW] 'Korea's mortality, morbidity will rise without drastic food system reform'
For Lawrence Haddad, a global activist promoting nutritious foods for all, the increased risk of high fasting plasma glucose in South Korea means a broader highway to higher mortality and morbidity burdens. The risk, among the country's top 10 factors behind the most local death and disability, jumped from third in 2009 to second in 2019.
EDGC renews COVID-19 sample transport kit deal with Colorado
Genetic sequencing firm Eone Diagnomics Genome Center (EDGC) has renewed its deal with the American state of Colorado to provide more universal transport medium (UTM) kits for COVID-19, the company told The Korea Times on Oct. 21.
EDGC signs deal to export COVID-19 test kits to Dubai
Korean genetic sequencing analyzer EDGC has signed an agreement with Dubai-based healthcare firm Babirus to supply COVID-19 diagnostic test kits for the city's 2.55 million residents.
Samsung C&T, KEPCO urged to pull out of coal power plant project in Vietnam
Global asset managers have urged companies building a coal-fired power plant in Vietnam to withdraw due to climate change risks and economic inefficiency, according to a letter from one of them.
New 'remote' flare stack monitoring to reduce harmful emissions
A new way to monitor flare stacks “remotely” to maintain their combustion rate high and reduce environmentally hazardous emissions has been developed by state environmental researchers.
Genetic sequencing firm to provide Seongdong employees with home healthcare
Global genetic sequencing firm Eone Diagnomics Genome Center (EDGC) will provide home healthcare services to Seoul's Seongdong District's workers and their families. The Incheon-based company signed the agreement with the district office, Seongdong City Management Corporation and the Seongdong Foundation for Arts and Culture on Oct. 13.
Sinking South Korea - how critical is the situation?
Marine City, a residential community of skyscrapers in Busan's coastal district of Haeundae, towers close to South Korea's southeastern shoreline. The architectural grandeur has been consistently laid bare to destructive threats from angry seas with typhoon-driven waves crashing over seawalls, flooding, broken windows and fallen trees. Typhoon Maysak last September, Chaba in ...
Want to learn taekwondo poomsae online?
Taekwondo poomsae - a set of defining motions and poses for display - has been traditionally taught vis-a-vis between instructors and students. But after the COVID-19 global pandemic discouraged or in some countries banned all offline gatherings, chances to learn the techniques suddenly seemed unrealistic.