PROPONENTS of legal marijuana spent decades fighting a slow battle for mainstream acceptance. Now, with recreational use legal in Canada and many states in the United States, big business is...

EMERGING ENTERPRISE

THE current state of medical technology has meant that despite there being some 20,000 genes in the human genome, the standard procedure for drug discovery is to laboriously measure the effect of...

[TOKYO] Revelations that a medical school in Tokyo systematically excluded female students in favour of less qualified men shocked the world. Yet in Japan, few expect anything to change any time...

COMMENTARY

TECHNOLOGY has always been a driving force behind the evolution of healthcare. For decades, the medical technology (medtech) industry has been pioneering innovative solutions for patient diagnosis...