Taiwan Science & Tech

Latest news about science and technology from across Taiwan

Taiwanese students bag design award for ‘color-changing’ stickers

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Three students from the National Taipei University of Technology (臺北科技大學) recently took home the “Best of the Year” award at...

Taiwan launches website to share COVID-19 experience worldwide

TAIPEI (CNA) — The Ministry of Health and Welfare has launched a website to share with the world the successful policies that Taiwan has implemented...

Academia Sinica team identifies potential COVID-19 inhibitors

TAIPEI (CNA) — Taiwan's Academia Sinica said Friday that it has screened out protease inhibitors of the COVID-19 coronavirus, which could eventually lead to...

Taiwan may enter clinical trials for COVID-19 vaccine by year-end: CECC

TAIPEI (CNA) — Five research facilities and biotechnology companies in Taiwan are currently developing vaccines for the COVID-19 coronavirus, most of which are expected to...
A model shows a HTC U12+ X MAYDAY smart phone during a media event in Taipei, Taiwan, Wednesday, May 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Chiang Ying-ying)

Taiwan businesses among best innovators in the world

TAIPEI (CNA) — Four Taiwan entities are among the world's top 100 innovators, according to a 2020 list released Wednesday by Clarivate Analytics, a Philadelphia...

Google launches Ph.D. fellowship program in Taiwan

TAIPEI (CNA) — American technology giant Google announced Wednesday that it is launching a Ph.D. fellowship program in Taiwan which will offer financial support and...

Doctors inhibit key COVID-19 complication with blood purification

TAOYUAN (CNA) — State-run Taoyuan General Hospital said Thursday it successfully used blood purification techniques to treat a patient suffering from complications of COVID-19, though...

Taiwanese team finds key antibodies in COVID-19 patients

TAIPEI (CNA) — A Taiwanese research team has produced 25 human monoclonal antibodies based on antibody gene segments from three patients infected with the COVID-19...

Taiwan bans 36 stomach ulcer medications due to cancer risks

TAIPEI (CNA) — Taiwan's Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said Thursday that the sale of 36 drugs for the treatment of stomach ulcers will...

Experts forecast COVID-19 vaccines to be available in Taiwan in late 2021

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Taiwan may be able to acquire between 200 to 300 doses of COVID-19 vaccines near the end of 2021 at...