Posts Tagged ‘Legislation’

Cape Health Business Week

Posted on: November 16th, 2018 by admin 1 Comment

Wesgro is the official agency that promotes tourism, trade and investment for Cape Town and the Western Cape. Among its strategic […]

The End of Paywalled Journals?

Posted on: September 7th, 2018 by admin

Science Europe is an association of European Research Funding Organisations based in Brussels, and earlier this week it published a controversial initiative called […]

Politics Trumps Common Sense

Posted on: April 6th, 2018 by admin 1 Comment

On 3 April 2018 the United States Trade Representative (USTR) published a list of 1,300 products imported from China that would be […]

The Benefits of Obamacare

Posted on: June 30th, 2017 by admin 1 Comment

In mid-January, a week before Donald Trump was sworn in as President, we asked what might happen to the Affordable Care Act […]

I’ll See You in Court!

Posted on: June 23rd, 2017 by admin 4 Comments

We recently reviewed the false-negative conundrum and the devastating consequences for a woman if a malignant breast tumour is missed at screening. […]

A Crisis in Research Funding

Posted on: May 26th, 2017 by admin 2 Comments

A decade ago, when CapeRay was still being incubated within the University of Cape Town (UCT), we were successful in […]

A Tale of Greed

Posted on: April 21st, 2017 by admin 4 Comments

Last month we reported that Swiss pharmaceutical manufacturer Roche, which owns the patent for the breast cancer drug Herceptin, had set the […]

What’s Happening in Korea?

Posted on: January 27th, 2017 by admin 1 Comment

Much of the news emanating from South Korea recently has been decidedly negative. The country’s parliament voted to impeach President […]

Quo Vadis Obamacare?

Posted on: January 13th, 2017 by admin 2 Comments

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) was signed into law in 2010, implemented the following year and was designed to cover […]

South Africa’s New Regulations

Posted on: August 26th, 2016 by admin 2 Comments

For the past two days the South African Medical Device Industry Association (SAMED) has been holding its annual conference in […]