Oct 4, 2013

New type of prenatal diagnosis available

Six medical institutions, including Showa University and the National Center for Child Health and Development, will start offering prenatal diagnosis to women of all ages as early as this month. The new technique, which relies on blood samples and ultrasound test data, will be ...

Aug 21, 2008

ODA and bribery

The special investigation squad of the Tokyo District Public Prosecutors Office has arrested a former president of Pacific Consultants International, a Tokyo-based consultancy for overseas construction projects, and three others on suspicion of bribery in connection with a project in Vietnam financed by the ...