Before deciding the "societal value" of the new medicine, its performance in clinical trials, possible side effects, and accessibility must be closely examined.
Japan wouldn't have awarded Anthony Fauci anything had it checked his poor track record, including approving gain-of-function research funding for a Wuhan lab.
Dr Hama lays out the potential benefits and cautions surrounding CRISPR gene editing, noting the challenges it still faces for use in fighting human diseases.
Debunking claims in a February 2023 article about animal research in Japan, the author examines the facts of Japanese and Western biomedical research standards.
The author responds to the Mainichi Shimbun's February 2023 article on live animal testing in Japan, pointing out what the article "forgot" to say.
We have seen COVID-19 gradually weaken in Japan over time. It is now time to move into a new and healthy future, without the pandemic-fueled burden...
"It is always not useful … to distinguish between the authentic and the fake." But should invented traditions be used as foundations for national policy?
It’s not just money that is lacking. Successful development of medical therapeutics in Japan ー including vaccines ー takes transparency and ethical policies.
An informed public debate is needed in Japan about the long-term effects of cannabidiol treatment in childrenー and the alternatives that are available.
The West gave him what? Stalin got armies and technology out of the war, and more than his fair share of the loot, including POWs and...
A molecule discovered by a Japanese scientist in soil from a golf course, and developed by Merck, has since helped millions of people fight a variety...
Fear sells, and the media uncritically pushes everyone’s alarmist messages, whether it is an “epidemic of the unvaccinated,” or a new mutant virus, or overburdened hospitals.