The capital is Seoul. The country, established September 9, 1948, is located on the southern part of the Korean Peninsula. Its northern border is shared with the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.
The relationships of groups of organisms as reflected by their genetic makeup.
Constituent of 30S subunit prokaryotic ribosomes containing 1600 nucleotides and 21 proteins. 16S rRNA is involved in initiation of polypeptide synthesis.
DNA sequences encoding RIBOSOMAL RNA and the segments of DNA separating the individual ribosomal RNA genes, referred to as RIBOSOMAL SPACER DNA.
Genes, found in both prokaryotes and eukaryotes, which are transcribed to produce the RNA which is incorporated into RIBOSOMES. Prokaryotic rRNA genes are usually found in OPERONS dispersed throughout the GENOME, whereas eukaryotic rRNA genes are clustered, multicistronic transcriptional units.
A multistage process that includes cloning, physical mapping, subcloning, determination of the DNA SEQUENCE, and information analysis.
The relative amounts of the PURINES and PYRIMIDINES in a nucleic acid.
Deoxyribonucleic acid that makes up the genetic material of bacteria.
Procedures for identifying types and strains of bacteria. The most frequently employed typing systems are BACTERIOPHAGE TYPING and SEROTYPING as well as bacteriocin typing and biotyping.
The salinated water of OCEANS AND SEAS that provides habitat for marine organisms.
The presence of bacteria, viruses, and fungi in the soil. This term is not restricted to pathogenic organisms.
Medical practice or discipline that is based on the knowledge, cultures, and beliefs of the people of KOREA.
Descriptions of specific amino acid, carbohydrate, or nucleotide sequences which have appeared in the published literature and/or are deposited in and maintained by databanks such as GENBANK, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), National Biomedical Research Foundation (NBRF), or other sequence repositories.
Infection of the biliary passages with CLONORCHIS SINENSIS, also called Opisthorchis sinensis. It may lead to inflammation of the biliary tract, proliferation of biliary epithelium, progressive portal fibrosis, and sometimes bile duct carcinoma. Extension to the liver may lead to fatty changes and cirrhosis. (From Dorland, 27th ed)
Organic, monobasic acids derived from hydrocarbons by the equivalent of oxidation of a methyl group to an alcohol, aldehyde, and then acid. Fatty acids are saturated and unsaturated (FATTY ACIDS, UNSATURATED). (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)
A species of trematode flukes of the family Opisthorchidae. Many authorities consider this genus belonging to Opisthorchis. It is common in China and other Asiatic countries. Snails and fish are the intermediate hosts.
The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.
An araliaceous genus of plants that contains a number of pharmacologically active agents used as stimulants, sedatives, and tonics, especially in traditional medicine. Sometimes confused with Siberian ginseng (ELEUTHEROCOCCUS).
Infection with nematodes of the genus ENTEROBIUS; E. vermicularis, the pinworm of man, causes a crawling sensation and pruritus. This condition results in scratching the area, occasionally causing scarification.
A mass of organic or inorganic solid fragmented material, or the solid fragment itself, that comes from the weathering of rock and is carried by, suspended in, or dropped by air, water, or ice. It refers also to a mass that is accumulated by any other natural agent and that forms in layers on the earth's surface, such as sand, gravel, silt, mud, fill, or loess. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed, p1689)
Infections with true tapeworms of the helminth subclass CESTODA.
A genus of intestinal nematode worms which includes the pinworm or threadworm Enterobius vermicularis.
A protozoan parasite that causes vivax malaria (MALARIA, VIVAX). This species is found almost everywhere malaria is endemic and is the only one that has a range extending into the temperate regions.
A family in the order Rhodobacterales, class ALPHAPROTEOBACTERIA.
An order of gram-positive, primarily aerobic BACTERIA that tend to form branching filaments.
Hydrocarbon rings which contain two ketone moieties in any position. They can be substituted in any position except at the ketone groups.
A dye that is a mixture of violet rosanilinis with antibacterial, antifungal, and anthelmintic properties.
Determination of parasite eggs in feces.
The genetic constitution of the individual, comprising the ALLELES present at each GENETIC LOCUS.
A geographic area of east and southeast Asia encompassing CHINA; HONG KONG; JAPAN; KOREA; MACAO; MONGOLIA; and TAIWAN.
In vitro method for producing large amounts of specific DNA or RNA fragments of defined length and sequence from small amounts of short oligonucleotide flanking sequences (primers). The essential steps include thermal denaturation of the double-stranded target molecules, annealing of the primers to their complementary sequences, and extension of the annealed primers by enzymatic synthesis with DNA polymerase. The reaction is efficient, specific, and extremely sensitive. Uses for the reaction include disease diagnosis, detection of difficult-to-isolate pathogens, mutation analysis, genetic testing, DNA sequencing, and analyzing evolutionary relationships.
Ribonucleic acid in bacteria having regulatory and catalytic roles as well as involvement in protein synthesis.
A family of bacteria in the order Sphingobacteriales, class Sphingobacteria. They are gram-negative rods, mostly saprophytic in terrestrial and aquatic habitats.
EPIDEMIOLOGIC STUDIES based on the detection through serological testing of characteristic change in the serum level of specific ANTIBODIES. Latent subclinical infections and carrier states can thus be detected in addition to clinically overt cases.
A family of gram-negative bacteria, in the order Xanthomonadales, pathogenic to plants.
Persons including soldiers involved with the armed forces.
A phylum of bacteria comprised of three classes: Bacteroides, Flavobacteria, and Sphingobacteria.
Divisions of the year according to some regularly recurrent phenomena usually astronomical or climatic. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
A mosquito-borne encephalitis caused by the Japanese B encephalitis virus (ENCEPHALITIS VIRUS, JAPANESE) occurring throughout Eastern Asia and Australia. The majority of infections occur in children and are subclinical or have features limited to transient fever and gastrointestinal symptoms. Inflammation of the brain, spinal cord, and meninges may occur and lead to transient or permanent neurologic deficits (including a POLIOMYELITIS-like presentation); SEIZURES; COMA; and death. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p751; Lancet 1998 Apr 11;351(9109):1094-7)
Insurance coverage providing compensation and medical benefits to individuals because of work-connected injuries or disease.
The largest of the continents. It was known to the Romans more specifically as what we know today as Asia Minor. The name comes from at least two possible sources: from the Assyrian asu (to rise) or from the Sanskrit usa (dawn), both with reference to its being the land of the rising sun, i.e., eastern as opposed to Europe, to the west. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p82 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p34)
Infestation of animals with parasitic worms of the helminth class. The infestation may be experimental or veterinary.
The larval form of the diphyllobothriid tapeworms of the genus DIPHYLLOBOTHRIUM and SPIROMETRA. Fish-eating mammals and man are the final hosts.
A set of statistical methods used to group variables or observations into strongly inter-related subgroups. In epidemiology, it may be used to analyze a closely grouped series of events or cases of disease or other health-related phenomenon with well-defined distribution patterns in relation to time or place or both.
Bodies preserved either by the ancient Egyptian technique or due to chance under favorable climatic conditions.
A genus of tapeworm containing several species which occurs in the intestine of fish, birds, and mammals including man. Infection in humans is usually by eating uncooked fish. The larval stage is known as SPARGANUM.
Works containing information articles on subjects in every field of knowledge, usually arranged in alphabetical order, or a similar work limited to a special field or subject. (From The ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983)
Studies beyond the bachelor's degree at an institution having graduate programs for the purpose of preparing for entrance into a specific field, and obtaining a higher degree.
Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.
The interchange of goods or commodities, especially on a large scale, between different countries or between populations within the same country. It includes trade (the buying, selling, or exchanging of commodities, whether wholesale or retail) and business (the purchase and sale of goods to make a profit). (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, p411, p2005 & p283)
Educational institutions providing facilities for teaching and research and authorized to grant academic degrees.

Infection rate of Leptospira interrogans in the field rodent, Apodemus agrarius, in Korea. (1/3461)

Leptospirosis has significantly decreased in Korea since 1988, following the leptospiral vaccination programme initiated in 1988. Whether this wholly explains the decreased incidence is uncertain. As an initial step to answer this question, infection rates of Leptospira interrogans in field rodents, Apodemis agrarius, were examined and compared with previous data. Two hundred and twenty-two A. agrarius were captured during October-December 1996. Spirochaetes were isolated from 22 (9.9%) and leptospiral DNA was detected in an additional 6 rodents (12.6%). Subsequent microscopic agglutination tests (MAT) classified all these isolates as L. interrogans serogroup Icterohaemorrhagiae serovar lai. The above data did not significantly differ from previous surveys in 1984-7. There was no significant change of L. interrogans infection in field rodents following the introduction of the vaccination programme in Korea. Further studies are needed to determine the role of human vaccination in reducing incidence.  (+info)

Screening of Korean forest plants for rat lens aldose reductase inhibition. (2/3461)

Naturally occurring substances which can prevent and treat diabetic complications were sought by examining ethanol extracts prepared from Korean forest plants for their inhibitory effects on rat lens aldose reductase activity in vitro. Among the plants examined, Acer ginnala, Illicium religiosum and Cornus macrophylla exerted the most strong inhibitory activity on aldose reductase.  (+info)

Special medical examination program reform proposal in Korea. (3/3461)

We are at a time when reform in the special medical examination program in keeping with the changing times is desperately needed because the common perception of workers, employers, and medical examination facilities is "special medical examination is merely ritualistic and unproductive." Therefore, we have tried to set forth the basic structure for reforming the special medical examination program by taking a close look at the management status of the current program and analyzing its problems. The specifics of the special medical examination program reform proposal consist of three parts such as the types, health evaluation based on occupational medicine, and the interval, subject selection, items and procedure. Pre-placement medical examination and non-periodic medical examinations-as-necessary are introduced newly. Health evaluation based on occupational medicine consists of classification of health status, evaluation of work suitability, and post-examination measure. Details regarding the medical examination interval, subject selection, items and procedure were changed.  (+info)

The efforts of WHO and Pugwash to eliminate chemical and biological weapons--a memoir. (4/3461)

The World Health Organization and the Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs (Nobel Peace Prize 1995) have been involved in questions concerning chemical and biological arms since the early 1950s. This memoir reviews a number of milestones in the efforts of these organizations to achieve the elimination of these weapons through international treaties effectively monitored and enforced for adherence to their provisions. It also highlights a number of outstanding personalities who were involved in the efforts to establish and implement the two major treaties now in effect, the Biological Weapons Convention of 1972 and the Chemical Weapons Convention of 1993.  (+info)

Bacterial resistance to antimicrobial agents: an overview from Korea. (5/3461)

Antimicrobial resistance of bacteria has become a worldwide problem. Available data suggest that the resistance problem is comparatively more serious in Korea. In large hospitals, the proportion of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) has been reported at over 70%, and of penicillin-nonsusceptible Streptococcus pneumoniae at around 70%. Infection or colonization of vancomycin-resistant enterococci has started to increase. Extended-spectrum beta-lactamase producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae has become widespread and even carbapenem-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa has been increasing. Community-acquired pathogens such as Salmonella, Shigella and Neisseria gonorrhoeae are often resistant to various antimicrobial agents. The prevalence of resistant bacteria can lead to erroneous empirical selection of either noneffective or expensive drugs, prolonging hospitalization and higher mortality. The emergence and spread of resistant bacteria are unavoidable unless antimicrobial agents are not used at all. The high prevalence of resistant bacteria in Korea seems to be related to antibiotic usage: 1) easy availability without prescription at drug stores, 2) injudicious use in hospitals, and 3) uncontrolled use in agriculture, animal husbandry, and fisheries. Nosocomial infection is an important factor in the spread of resistant bacteria. Antimicrobial resistance problems should be regarded as the major public health concern in Korea. It is urgently required to ban the sale of antibiotics without prescription, to use antibiotics more judiciously in hospitals by intensive teaching of the principles of the use of antibiotics, and to establish better control measures of nosocomial infections. Regulation of antimicrobials for other than human use should also be required. These issues are not easy to address and require the collective action of governments, the pharmaceutical industry, health care providers, and consumers.  (+info)

The characteristics of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases in Korean isolates of Enterobacteriaceae. (6/3461)

Extended-spectrum beta-lactamases (ESBLs) in gram-negative organisms have been implicated as the enzymes responsible for resistance to oxyimino-cephalosporins. The incidence of ESBL-producers in Korean isolates of Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae were in the range of 4.8-7.5% and 22.5-22.8%, respectively. The ESBL-producing isolates revealed variable levels of resistance to cefotaxime, ceftazidime and aztreonam. They also showed the elevated MIC values of non-beta-lactam antibiotics. SHV-12 and SHV-2a were the enzymes most frequently found in K. pneumoniae strains, but TEM-52 was the most prevalent in E. coli isolates. About 15% of ESBL-producing isolates of Enterobacteriaceae produced CMY-1 enzyme, which conferred resistance to cephamycins such as cefoxitin as well as oxyimino-cephalosporins. Thus, the most common types of ESBLs in Korea are TEM-52, SHV-12 SHV-2a, and CMY-1.  (+info)

Emergence and spread of antimicrobial resistance of Streptococcus pneumoniae in Korea. (7/3461)

Pneumococcal resistance has become a global issue during the past three decades. One of the major foci of pneumococcal resistance worldwide is the Asian region including Korea, Japan, and Hong Kong. Korea had not been recognized as a focus of pneumococcal resistance until 1995, when serial reports documented the alarmingly high prevalence of penicillin resistance among clinical isolates. Serial reports on penicillin resistance among pneumococcal isolates in Korea ranged from 68% to 77% as of 1995. Multidrug resistance was also noted in 34% of Korean isolates. Penicillin-binding protein profile analysis, pulsed-field gel electrophoresis, ribotyping, and fingerprinting analysis of pbp genes showed that antibiotic-resistant pneumococci isolated in Korea were genetically related. Data documented the extensive spread of a resistant clone within Korea and between different countries. Besides the injudicious use of antimicrobial agents or the high prevalence of serotypes 23 and 19, the spread of a resistant clone may play an important role in the rapid increase of penicillin resistance in Korea.  (+info)

Vancomycin-resistant enterococcal infections in Korea. (8/3461)

Enterococci recently became the second-to-third most commonly isolated organism from nosocomial infections. Enterococci are intrinsically more resistant to many antimicrobial agents and often show acquired resistance to many antimicrobial agents including high-level aminoglycosides. With the increased use of vancomycin, vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE) has become an important nosocomial pathogen. In Korea, the proportion of VRE among all enterococcal of VRE is no longer low in some settings and recent observations of a sudden increase of VRE isolation in several hospitals in Korea suggests that VRE infection may become a serious problem in the near future. The most important considerations are that vancomycin-resistant genes may spread to other highly virulent genera, such as MRSA, and that there are no approved and convincingly effective antibiotics for the treatment of VRE. Therefore, current efforts have concentrated on limiting the spread of these organisms within the hospital environment. Prudent use of antimicrobial agents and strict adherence to preventive measures such as aggressive communication, education, and infection control practices are essential to control the spread of this organism. However, hospital infection control protocols and the laboratory support they require are costly in terms of space and supplies, as well as in personnel resources. These factors add further pressure to already stretched hospital budgets. Nevertheless, policies or programs defining and managing VRE infection or colonization should be established and now is the time to enforce an overall management strategy against VRE.  (+info)

Ra-Yeong Song1, Jin Wook Yi1, Hyeong Won Yu1, Joon-Hyop Lee2, Hyungju Kwon1, Su-jin Kim1, Young Jun Chai3, June Young Choi2, Seong Ho Yoo4, Kyu Eun Lee1. 1Department of Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital and College of Medicine, 101 Daehak-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, Korea, 2Department of Surgery, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital and College of Medicine, 300 Gumi-dong, Bundang-gu, Seongnam, Korea, 3Department of Surgery, Seoul National University Boramae Medical Center, 20 Boramae-ro 5-gil, Donjak-gu, Seoul, Korea, 4Seoul National University Hospital, Biomedical Research Institute of Forensic Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 101 Daehak-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, Korea. Introduction: Bilateral axillo-breast approach (BABA) robotic thyroidectomy (RoT) is considered safe and effective for the treatment of benign and malignant thyroid diseases, providing with excellent cosmetic outcomes. This study compares voice changes in patients receiving the BABA RoT, to ...
The tradition and obligations of Seoul National University Medical School as the core organization of Korean Health care over the last 100 years has also been bestowed upon us here at Seoul National University Bundang Hospitals campus. Seoul National University Bundang Hospital (SNUBH) has been committed to providing top-notch medical care to the patients we serve. Throughout the years, we have committed all our resources to improving the quality of patient care, pioneering research activities and also the education of future health care professionals. Historically, Seoul National University Hospital (SNUH) was the first hospital in Korea to provide modernized western medicine in this country from the late 19th century. Seoul National University Bundang Hospital continues that tradition of excellence and our moral obligation as the trademark of Korean health care and the first teaching institution outside the Yeongeon-dong Campus, the ivory tower, in order to accommodate the ever-growing ...
The tradition and obligations of Seoul National University Medical School as the core organization of Korean Health care over the last 100 years has also been bestowed upon us here at Seoul National University Bundang Hospitals campus. Seoul National University Bundang Hospital (SNUBH) has been committed to providing top-notch medical care to the patients we serve. Throughout the years, we have committed all our resources to improving the quality of patient care, pioneering research activities and also the education of future health care professionals. Historically, Seoul National University Hospital (SNUH) was the first hospital in Korea to provide modernized western medicine in this country from the late 19th century. Seoul National University Bundang Hospital continues that tradition of excellence and our moral obligation as the trademark of Korean health care and the first teaching institution outside the Yeongeon-dong Campus, the ivory tower, in order to accommodate the ever-growing ...
Kyoung S. SUNG 1, Tae H. ROH 2, Se H. KIM 3, 4, Hye J. CHOI 4, 5, Jin S. YOON 6, Chang-Ok SUH 4, 7, Jong H. CHANG 4, 8 ✉. 1 Department of Neurosurgery, Dong-A University Hospital, Dong-A University College of Medicine, Busan, South Korea; 2 Department of Neurosurgery, Ajou University Hospital, Ajou University College of Medicine, Suwon, South Korea; 3 Department of Pathology, Severance Hospital, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea; 4 Brain Tumor Center, Severance Hospital, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea; 5 Department of Internal Medicine, Severance Hospital, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea; 6 Department of Ophthalmology, Severance Hospital, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea; 7 Department of Radiation Oncology, Severance Hospital, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea; 8 Department of Neurosurgery, Severance Hospital, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, South ...
Prevalence of fibromyalgia in fourteen Korean tertiary care university hospital pain clinics Ho-Jin Lee,1 Eunjoo Choi,1 Francis Sahngun Nahm,1 Seong-Soo Choi,2 Young-Hoon Kim,3 Jee Youn Moon,4 Shin Hyung Kim,5 Chan-Woo Cho,6 Pyung Bok Lee1,7 1Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Seongnam, Republic of Korea; 2Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Republic of Korea; 3Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Seoul St. Mary’s Hospital, Seoul, Republic of Korea; 4Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Republic of Korea; 5Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Severance Hospital, Seoul, Republic of Korea; 6Seoul Chan Pain Clinic, Seoul, Republic of Korea; 7Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, Republic of Korea Purpose: We aimed to investigate the prevalence of fibromyalgia (FM) in patients who visited
Telecom operator KT has opened a start-up incubating center in Seouls Gwanak District, hoping to turn the area - best known as the home of Seoul National University (SNU) - into a hub for spearheading accelerator programs.
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Molecular Medicine and Biopharmaceutical Sciences, WCU Graduate School of Convergence Science and Technology Seoul National University
Molecular Medicine and Biopharmaceutical Sciences, WCU Graduate School of Convergence Science and Technology Seoul National University
TY - JOUR. T1 - Bioequivalence of two intravenous formulations of antithrombin III. T2 - A two-way crossover study in healthy Korean subjects. AU - Kim, Kyoung Ah. AU - Lim, Yoon Young. AU - Kim, Sun Ho. AU - Park, Ji-Young. PY - 2013/11/1. Y1 - 2013/11/1. N2 - Background Treatment with antithrombin (AT)-III is indicated for patients with sepsis or hereditary AT deficiency. Objective The purpose of this study was to compare the pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic characteristics of 2 AT-III formulations in healthy Korean volunteers to satisfy the regulatory requirements for bioequivalence for marketing purposes. Methods A single-center, single-dose, open-label, randomized, 2-period, 2-sequence crossover study was conducted in healthy Korean volunteers. Blood samples for the drug analysis were collected for up to 216 hours after drug administration. Participants received either the test or reference formulation of AT-III 100 U/kg IV for 20 minutes in the first period and the alternative ...
The South Korean government agency responsible for workers compensation has retained a medical doctor associated with a Samsung-owned hospital to evaluate a petition for workers comp filed by the family of a young female worker who died of a blood disease inflicted on her while employed at a Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. assembly line, SHARPS…
Diagnosis of ADHD, characterized by poor concentration, distraction, and impulsiveness, is made by clinical diagnostic procedures that require long professional training, including various developmental assessments, use of assessment scales, and diagnostic interview tools.. However, there is a lot of reliance on the parent or teacher who fills out the evaluation forms. The problem is that such a process has room for subjective judgment of parents and teachers.. In the case of parents with high anxiety, it is possible to report the seriousness of the childrens problems with high severity, while parents with low anxiety may downplay the childrens symptoms.. Also, even if the child needs treatment, symptoms may worsen due to the false belief of parents or caregivers who may have a wrong idea of the disorder and lead to secondary complications.. Therefore it is necessary to consider the credibility of the information carefully, and the ADHD diagnosis process requires high proficiency of the ...
Email: [email protected] Sungjae Jung is a researcher at MediBloc, South Korea. He received M.S. in Medical Science from Ajou University, Suwon, South Korea in 2017, and B.E. in Computer Science and Engineering from Soongsil University, Seoul, South Korea in 2013. He had worked at Seoul National University Hospital as a researcher, and IDINCU as a full-stack developer, and kt (Korea Telecom) and spoqa as an internship. His research interests are implementation of privacy preserving machine/statistical learning methods, and development of applications of them.. He joined OHDSI in 2015, and participated in several medical informatics related projects. His achievements have presented in OHDSI Symposium; 1) A regression analysis method for distributed large-scale data analysis. 2) Comparison of combination treatment in hypertension. 3) A web based integrated code generating system for cohort analysis (similar with the Estimation function in ATLAS platform). 4) Conversion of National Health ...
subject:2393496 title:Septochoanal Polyp with Metaplastic Ossification Mimicking Sinonasal Tumor: A Case Report author:Cho، Il-Young نويسنده Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Biomedical Research Institute, Pusan National University School of Medicine, Pusan National University Hospital, Busan, Republic of Korea , , Kim، Jae-Wook نويسنده Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Biomedical Research Institute, Pusan National University School of Medicine, Pusan National University Hospital, Busan, Republic of Korea , , Kim، Hak-Jin نويسنده Department of Radiology, Pusan National University School of Medicine, Pusan National University Hospital, Busan, Republic of Korea , , Cho، Kyu-Sup نويسنده Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Biomedical Research Institute, Pusan National University School of Medicine, Pusan National University Hospital, Busan, Republic of Korea ,
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic disease that causes pain, stiffness, swelling, and limitation in the motion and function of multiple joints. Though joints are the principal body parts affected by RA, inflammation can develop in other organs as well. An estimated 1.3 million Americans have RA, and the disease typically affects women twice as often as men.. Methotrexate, a widely used immunosuppressant, can lower vaccine efficacy in people with RA. So researchers in Seoul, Republic of Korea, set out to investigate whether patients with RA could improve their response to influenza vaccinations by temporarily pausing methotrexate use for two weeks after their flu shot.. RA patients are more susceptible to infections, including seasonal flu, due to their underlying abnormal immune function and the treatment-associated immune suppression, said Jin Kyun Park, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine at Seoul National University Hospital, and a lead author of the study. RA patients taking ...
Molecular profiling with next-generation sequencing (NGS) has been applied in multiple solid cancers to discover potential therapeutic targets. Here, we describe the results of a clinical NGS panel in patients with advanced melanoma. Thirty-six tumor tissues from patients with BRAF wild-type melanoma at Seoul National University Hospital (SNUH; Seoul, Republic of Korea) were collected and deep-sequenced using the SNUH FIRST-Cancer NGS panel to assess single-nucleotide variants, small insertions/deletions, copy number variations, and structural variations to estimate tumor mutation burden (TMB). We discovered 106 oncogenic alterations and most of the patients (n = 33, 92%) harbored at least one oncogenic alteration, including 2 patients who were initially diagnosed as BRAF V600E-negative but were later confirmed to be positive. Altogether, 36 samples were classified into RAS/BRAF/NF1-mutant (n = 14, 39%) or triple wild-type (n = 22, 61%) melanoma subtypes. The estimated median TMB was 8.2 ...
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A recent clinical research led by Hyo-Soo Kim from the Division of Cardiology in the Department of Internal Medicine at Seoul National University Hospital suggests that combining statins with omega-3 fatty acids may be more effective at managing raised blood lipid levels than statins alone. Sixty-two people with high triglyceride levels and total cholesterol levels participated in the six week prospective, randomized, open-label study. Both groups received a daily poll containing 20mg of simvastatin, while half of the participants also received an addition 4 grams of omega-3 per day*.. After six weeks the group receiving simvastatin only achieved a 13.9 percent reduction. The group receiving the combination simvastatin and Omega-3 was able to reduce blood levels of triglycerides by a significant 41.0 percent without adverse reactions.. The study appears to support the already extensive data linking omega-3 intakes and improved measures of cardiovascular health. The heart health benefits of ...
Dr. Jeong Park, MD is a cardiology specialist in Clearlake, CA. Dr. Park completed a residency at Seoul National University Hospital. He currently practices at Adventist Heart & Vascular Institute and is affiliated with Adventist Health Clear Lake. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Park is board certified in Cardiology.
Sun Jae Jung, MD, PhD, is a Visiting Scientist in the Department of Epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Sun Jae completed her MD from Yonsei University College of Medicine, Korea and received her professional qualification in Preventive Medicine from Seoul National University College of Medicine. Sun Jae holds a PhD in Epidemiology from Seoul National University, Korea. Her major research interest is the epidemiology of mental diseases such as PTSD, depression and sleep disorders. In her PhD thesis, Sun Jae examined the association of lifetime body mass index and depression in later life. She has published studies on evaluating potential risk factors for depression including lifetime estrogen exposure, smoking and body weight. Sun Jaes current research focuses on the bi-directional association between CVD/endocrinal/reproductive factors and her work includes examining PTSD in Nurses Health Study II and the Growing Up Today Study. Additionally, Sun Jae focuses on the ...
A site visit was arranged to see Seoul National University Elementary School. On arrival we were introduced to the principal and some of his staff. It was a normal working day for the school therefore most of the staff were in the classrooms teaching at the time. We discussed the school with the principal with the help of an interpreter. We were served Ginseng tea and traditional biscuits. After tea, we were given a guided tour of the school where we were permitted to observe the normal workings of Children at Seoul National University School IEA Technical Committee on Ergonomics for Children and Educational ...
1Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; 2Department of Oncology and Pathology, The Sol Goldman Pancreatic Cancer Research Center, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland; 3Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, and 4Institute for Health Promotion, Graduate School of Public Health, Yonsei University; 5National Health Insurance Corporation, Seoul, Korea; and 6Department of Health Policy and Management, College of Medicine, Cheju National University, Cheju, ...
Research Field. . Dyes & pigments. . Phthalocyanines. . Electrochromics. . e-Textile . Display materials ■ Education. . 2005, Georgia Institute of Technology (Atlanta USA), PhD, School of Polymer, Textile and Fiber Engineering (PTFE) Polymer Chemistry (Major); Chemistry (Minor) . 1996, Seoul National University (Seoul Korea), MS, School of Engineering, Department of Fiber and Polymer Science . 1994, Seoul National University (Seoul Korea), BS, School of Engineering, Department of Fiber and Polymer Science. ■ Work Experience. . 2015 ~ present : Pusan National University, Department of Organic Materials Science and Engineering, Assistant/Associate Professor . 2009 ~ 2015 : Dong-A University, Department of Organic Material and Polymer Engineering, Assistant/Associate Professor . 2006 ~ 2009 : Samsung Cheil Industries, Display Materials Center, Principal Research Engineer. . 2005~ 2006 :Georgia Institute of Technology, School of Chemistry, Postdoctoral Fellow. . 2001 ~ 2005 : Georgia Institute ...
Dr Vishal Kundnani Consultant Spinal Surgeon at Bombay Hospital ; Director of Mumbai institute of spine surgery and SPINE CLINIC, Bombay Hospital; is one of the best spine surgeons in India. He heads the SPINE CLINIC- Centre for spinal reconstruction and minimal invasive spine surgery at Bombay Hospital, Mumbai, Shree Narayana Hospital Raipur, Bhopal Fracture Hospital Bhopal and SK SONI HOSPITAL,JAIPUR. Having completed his basic qualifications from Bhopal, Jaipur he has been trained invarious renowned spinal centres of repute across the globe such as S.M.S Hospital, Jaipur. Hinduja Hospital, Mumbai, KEM Hospital Mumbai, National University Hospital Singapore, Seoul National University hospital, Korea, Hokkaido National University Hospital, Japan and Womens and Children hospital, Australia.. Dr Vishal Kundnani is fellowship trained in various aspects of spine surgery and his credentials have been garnered with fellowship in paediatric spine surgery- Australia, Fellowhsip in minimally invasive ...
Anesthesia and Pain Medicine is the official scientific journal of Korean Society of Neuroscience in Anesthesiology and Critical Care (KSNACC), The Korean Society for Anesthetic Pharmacology (KSAP), The Korean Society of Obstetric Anesthesiologists (KSOA), The Korean Society of Pediatric Anesthesiologists (KSPA), Korean Neuromuscular Research Society (KNRS), Korean Society of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesiologists (KSCVA), Korean Society of Transplantation Anesthesiologists (KSTA), and The Korean Spinal Pain Society (KSPS) and Korean Society of Regional Anesthesia ​(KSRA). Abbreviated title is Anesth Pain Med. It is published four times a year on the last day of January, April, July, and October in English and Korean. It has been published since 2006. The purpose of Anesthesia and Pain Medicine is to publish definitive articles in the field of anesthesiology including practice of perioperative management, critical care, and pain medicine. It contains clinical research, experimental research,
Anesthesia and Pain Medicine is the official scientific journal of Korean Society of Neuroscience in Anesthesiology and Critical Care (KSNACC), The Korean Society for Anesthetic Pharmacology (KSAP), The Korean Society of Obstetric Anesthesiologists (KSOA), The Korean Society of Pediatric Anesthesiologists (KSPA), Korean Neuromuscular Research Society (KNRS), Korean Society of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesiologists (KSCVA), Korean Society of Transplantation Anesthesiologists (KSTA), and The Korean Spinal Pain Society (KSPS) and Korean Society of Regional Anesthesia ​(KSRA). Abbreviated title is Anesth Pain Med. It is published four times a year on the last day of January, April, July, and October in English and Korean. It has been published since 2006. The purpose of Anesthesia and Pain Medicine is to publish definitive articles in the field of anesthesiology including practice of perioperative management, critical care, and pain medicine. It contains clinical research, experimental research,
Korean (South Korean: 한국어 / 韓國語, hangugeo, North Korean: 조선말 / 朝鮮말, chosŏnmal) is an East Asian language spoken by about 77 million people. Must visit on Seoul trip. 외국인주민 민주시민 아카데미 Seoul Global Center ACADEMY_연말정산교육(러시아어) The year-end tax adjustment (Russian) 2020.12.29 2020 외국인주민 심리정서포럼 … Language The movie has plenty of elements to make it interesting: a deranged king with unchecked powers, incredible theatrical performances, a love triangle composed of three men and social unrest brewing in the background. Founded in 1946 by the merger of ten higher education institutions, Seoul National University enjoys a prestige unlike any other Korean university. I stay at the academy until 10 oclock and come home after the academy. Operational Status of Temporary Screening Clinics by District (as of Jan. 6), Extension of Level 2.5 Social Distancing in the Metropolitan Area Until January 17, 25 COVID-19 ...
Citizens Property Insurance Corporations is opening Catastrophe Response Centers (CRCs) in Port St. Joe and Apalachicola on Wednesday to process claims and assist customers recovering from Hurricane Michael.. Citizens will open the mobile claims center at 12 noon EDT in the parking lot of Centennial Bank, 202 Marina Drive, in Port St. Joe. In Apalachicola, the CRC will locate at the Apalachicola City Complex, 192 Coach Waggoner Blvd. The Tallahassee site will close Tuesday, October 16. Citizens representatives will be available at the Tallahassee Insurance Village located at Heritage Plaza, 2810 Sharer Road starting on Thursday, October 18 at 8 a.m.. This will provide Citizens with a physical presence in the counties where we are seeing about 85 percent of our claims, said Barry Gilway, Citizens President, CEO and Executive Director. If our customers cant come to us, we will try to get to them.. CRCs provide in-person service to policyholders who may be cut off from their usual means of ...
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En el 2002, la Legislatura de la Florida creo a Citizens Property Insurance Corporation (Citizens), un asegurador alternativo sin fines de lucro, cuyo propósito público es proveer seguro, y atender a las necesidades de propietarios de viviendas que no pueden encontrar cobertura en el mercado privado de seguro. ...
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In South Korea, one of my favourite things is the Korean food - there are a number of Korean foods I really like and for some there are also interesting stories behind them. Further, there are also some interesting things about eating in Korean culture. So, I would like to start a series of blog…
In South Korea, one of my favourite things is the Korean food - there are a number of Korean foods I really like and for some there are also interesting stories behind them. Further, there are also some interesting things about eating in Korean culture. So, I would like to start a series of blog…
Postdoctoral position available Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea Cloning and characterization of brassinosteroid gulliver mutants Applications are invited for an initially 2-year Postdoc position to study brassinosteroid (BR) signal transduction pathways that control BR biosynthesis. Our laboratory is primarily interested in brassinosteroid biosynthesis and its regulation in Arabidopsis and rice. We have isolated several new loci that are associated with BR biosynthesis and signaling from Arabidopsis and rice. The candidate will perform research on one of these mutants using molecular genetic and biochemical approaches. The successful candidate is highly motivated and has a strong interest and demonstrated expertise in molecular genetics. Previous experience with molecular techniques is essential. Prior experience with Arabidopsis is desirable, but not essential. The laboratory is located in the Department of Biological Sciences, Seoul National University. The department is recently ...
Dr. Baeks work is focused on the chromatin dynamics and epigenetic regulatory mechanism in cancer. She received her BS, MS, and Ph.D degrees from Seoul National University. Following her postdoctoral research in Michael Rosenfelds lab at HHMI and following research assistant professor at HHMI, she joined the faculty of Seoul National University in 2003, and now works as an associate professor. Dr. Baek received numerous awards and honors, including the LOREAL-UNESCO for Women in Science Award. She has been invited as a managing editor for BBA Molecular Basis of Disease and a guest Editor for Annual Review of Physiology. ...
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If youre a spicy food lover like us, then you will find yourself enjoying plenty of the spicy Korean food dishes Korea has to offer. Koreans are famous for turning up the heat on their food! Even foods that arent labelled spicy, can pack too much heat for foreigners with a sensitive palette!. Sometimes the server will ask to be sure you can handle that kind of hot heat. If you think you can, tell them to bring it on! After living here two years we sometimes notice people chuckling at us as our eyes water and our nose runs out of control. Yet, we love it!. As we are enjoying our final weeks in Korea we are trying to fit in all our favorite spicy Korean foods that we adore before we put the land of the morning calm in our rearview mirrors. To honor our tingling taste buds we put together a list of some of the best spicy Korean food dishes we know!. Before we dive in, let us warn you that the foods we are going to mention may look like they we thrown together by a five year old. Dont let the ...
In 2009, South Korea had the highest suicide rate among the 31 mostly wealthy nations in the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, at around 22 deaths per 100,000 people (compared with around 18 in 100,000 for the OECD as a whole.) The OECD notes that the rate in South Korea has increased rapidly even as it has slowed in most other developed nations, with suicides among South Korean males, for instance, almost tripling between 1990 and 2006.. […]. The suicide problem has also been linked with the Korean concept of han, a kind of stoicism also tied to feelings of anger and impotence that arise when facing a situation that cant be changed. Han, deeply embedded in Korean society, has been linked to depression. When a situation is bad and they cant show their cool selves, Koreans tend to get frustrated, give up and take drastic choices, says Hwang Sang-min, a professor of psychology at Yonsei University. These cultural traits may be exacerbated by the stigma that many South ...
If you start flirting with girls or betray your wife, she will certainly find out about it and go away you. Betrayal was banned in Korea a number of years ago, and even now that the law has been repealed, they nonetheless proceed to stick to what has already been put in them since childhood. In the fashionable world, it is rather easy for international men to meet Korean women, as a result of for this you only have to choose an appropriate area on the Internet. But if you are new and dont know anything about these women and tips on how to date them, then youll find out about all of their features in this paragraph. Why accomplish that many men choose Korean brides to marry, and why are these girls good moms? In 2019, Vietnamese nationals accounted for approximately 38 % of the worldwide brides who married South Korean males. The second frequent nationality for international brides for South Korean males was China.. Of course, you might say that beauty is not everything, but it is nonetheless ...
53 Korean Foods You Have to Try includes simple and straightforward Korean food recipes that represent the wide variety found in Korean food.
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By Jon Herskovitz. SEOUL (Reuters) - South Koreas celebrated stem cell scientist, who has been caught in a storm of controversy over ethical lapses in his work, has been taken to hospital suffering from exhaustion, a medical official said on Wednesday.. In the United States, an influential science publication said there were no flaws in the findings of the scientist, Hwang Woo-suk, whose team made global headlines by developing tailored embryonic stem cells and producing the worlds first cloned dog.. Hwang has been in seclusion since November 24, when he apologized as he told a news conference that two junior women researchers had donated their eggs for his work and he had not released information about the incident soon enough.. International science generally frowns on research associates donating key project components because of possible coercion.. Hwang was admitted to Seoul National University Hospital on Wednesday with symptoms including dramatic weight loss. He could be suffering from ...
It is true that conspiracy theories are rife in Korea, and they play a major role in Korean public life. One needs to look no farther than the Mad Cow scare that gripped the country two years ago. While there were legitimate kernels of truth about Americas lax regulation against Mad Cow Disease (for example, not accounting for cross-infection until April of 2009,) those kernels were popcorned into utterly crazy ideas that the U.S. is out to kill Koreans with infected meat in the name of profit. More recently, certain South Korean political groups claimed that the South Korean government was falsely accusing North Korea for the attack by manufacturing the critical piece of evidence (which is Korean lettering discovered on a piece of the exploded torpedo shell) in order to gain advantage in the upcoming regional elections. In fact, the political groups that made those wild charges ended up gaining in the regional elections ...
Prof. Jaeseok Yang, Department of Surgery, Transplantation Center, Seoul National University Hospital, 101 Daehak-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul 03080, Republic of Korea. Email: jcyjs{at} ...
Department of Neurology, Stroke & Stem Cell Laboratory, Clinical Research Institute, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, South ...
Context. The Edmonton Symptom Assessment System (ESAS) is a brief, widely adopted, multidimensional questionnaire to evaluate patient-reported symptoms. Objectives. To develop a Korean version of the ESAS (K-ESAS) and to perform a psychometric analysis in Korean patients with advanced cancer. Methods. We tested the K-ESAS in two pilot studies with 15 patients each. We assessed internal consistency, test-retest reliability, and concurrent validity in 163 Korean patients, who completed the K-ESAS along with the Korean versions of the M. D. Anderson Symptom Inventory (K-MDASI) and the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (K-HADS) twice. A total of 38 patients completed the questionnaires again seven days later to assess responsiveness. Results. The K-ESAS scores had good internal consistency, with a Cronbachs alpha coefficient of 0.88, indicating that no questions had undue influence on the score. Pearson correlation coefficients for K-ESAS symptom scores between baseline and after two to four ...
A South Korean research scandal that recently shook the scientific world may be closer to home than originally thought.. Dr. Gerald Schatten, a researcher from the University of Pittsburgh, has been implicated by a Seoul National University panel investigating the work of Dr. Hwang Woo-Suk. In South Korea, Suk went from being the countrys most celebrated scientist to highly discredited when it was determined last month that his research on human stem cell cloning was illegitimate. Hwang has since resigned and may face jail time for misusing government funds.. That study was co-authored by Schatten. The extent of Schattens involvement in the fraud is being investigated by his university.. Schatten remains on the faculty at the University of Pittsburgh as an academic panel reviews the extent of his involvement in Hwangs work. The panel is expected to continue its investigation into February.. The SNU panel indicated that Schattens role in the study and its fabrications may have been ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - The association of level of internet use with suicidal ideation and suicide attempts in South Korean adolescents. T2 - A focus on family structure and household economic status. AU - Lee, Seo Yoon. AU - Park, Eun Cheol. AU - Han, Kyu Tae. AU - Kim, Seung Ju. AU - Chun, Sung Youn. AU - Park, Sohee. PY - 2016/4. Y1 - 2016/4. N2 - Objective: To examine the association between the level of Internet addiction and suicidal ideation and suicide attempts in South Korean adolescents, focusing on the roles of family structure and household economic status. Methods: Data from 221 265 middle and high school students taken from the 2008-2010 Korea Youth Risk Behavior Web-based Survey were used in this study. To identify factors associated with suicidal ideation/attempts, multiple logistic regression analysis was performed. The level of Internet use was measured using the simplified Korean Internet Addiction Self-assessment Tool. Results: Compared with mild users of the Internet, high-risk ...
Date: May 23-24, 2019 Venue: Jeju National University Hospital, Jeju Island, South Korea Organizing Committee: Dong Hoon Shin (Seoul National University) Myeung Ju Kim (Dankook University) Yuryang Jang (MND Agency for KIA Recovery & Identification) Eun Jin Woo (Sejong University) Scientific Committee: Soong Deok Lee (Seoul National University) Sunyoung Pak (Seoul National University) Dong Hoon Shin (Seoul National University) Hisashi Fujita (Niigata College of Nursing) Shinji Harihara (The University of Tokyo) Toshiyuki Tsurumoto (Nagasaki University) ▶ May 23, 2019 15:30 ~ 17:00 Korea-Japan Paleopathology Forum 2019 This forum was held in conjunction with The Annual Meeting of Korean Association of Physical Anthropologists 2019 ...
Interdisciplinary Program in Bioengineering, College of Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul 08826, Korea,,Department of Biomedical Engineering, College of Medicine and Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering, Medical Research Center, Seoul National University,,Institute of Medical & Biological Engineering, Medical Research Center, Seoul National University, Seoul 03080, ...
Research proves youll live longer if you laugh! A seven-year, 54,000-person study concluded people with a sense of humor have a 70% greater chance of surviving cancer, and a Loma Linda University medical researcher even calculated precise chemical changes. (Laughter increased human growth hormone by 87%, which optimizes immunity.). Laughter also increases T cells in the immune system while reducing arterial stiffness and blood pressure, and one author suggests for every minute of laughter you produce somewhere around $10,000 worth of healthy body chemistry. Lee Im-seon, laughter therapist at Seoul National University Hospital, even claims the hormones secreted when people laugh are known to alleviate pain 200-300 times better than morphine.. Amazing how much funnier everything is when your life depends on it - but watch out. One man died while laughing at the movie A Fish Called Wanda. And in 1962, three schoolgirls in Tanzania started laughing and couldnt stop. Sent home, they ...
Read more about Bong Joon Hos Parasite is first South Korean film to win international feature Oscar on Business Standard. Director Bong Joon Hos Parasite scripted history at the Oscars by becoming the first South Korean film to be nominated and win in the international feature category at the 92nd Academy Awards.It was the second Oscar win of the night for the
Taleban insurgents say they have released two of the 21 remaining South Korean hostages they kidnapped more than three weeks ago. The word came as the insurgents completed a second day of face-to-face talks with South Korean officials in Afghanistan. VOA correspondent Benjamin Sand reports from Kabul. Taleban leaders say the two women were both sick and have been freed as a gesture of good will. But there is still no independent verification of the Talebans claims.
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Kim Da-hye, a 29-year-old South Korean, said that moving into a semi-basement apartment was her least-preferred option when she was looking for a new place to live. South Korean director Bong Joon-hos Oscar-winning film Parasite has brought banjiha dwellers like Kim to worldwide attention
Yewon Choi, M.D. Clinical Pharmacology, SNUH Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Seoul National University College of Medicine and Hospital Seoul,Republic of Korea Topic: Diabetes, Metaformatics Dr. Yewon Choi received her M.D. from Seoul National University College of Medicine, South Korea, and is training in the Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics at Seoul National […]. ...
A South Korean hospital has removed a life-support system from a comatose patient, upholding a court ruling which had approved a euthanasia request for the first time in the country.
Tai Hyun Park is Professor and Head at the School of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Seoul National University, and also Director of Institute of Chemical Processes. He received his B.S. degree (Seoul National University), M.S. degree (KAIST), and Ph.D. degree (Purdue University) all in Chemical Engineering, and was a postdoctoral fellow at the University of California at Irvine. He is a member of The Korean Academy of Science and Technology (KAST) and also a member of The National Academy of Engineering of Korea (NAEK). He is a Fellow of the University of Tokyo. He is serving as Editor of Biotechnology Journal (Wiley) and Enzyme and Microbial Technology (Elsevier). He served as Appointed Director of National Research Council of Science & Technology. He is Secretary General of Asian Federation of Biotechnology (AFOB) and was President of The Korean Society for Biotechnology and Bioengineering (KSBB), President of Advanced Institutes of Convergence Technology (AICT), President of Bio-MAX ...
Ph.D. in Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University School of Medicine (Advisor : Prof. Stanislav Emelianov) 2018.08. M.S. in Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Seoul National University (Advisor: Prof. Cheol-Hee Ahn) 2008.08. B.S. in Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Seoul National University 2006.08. ...
PURPOSE: For the accurate diagnosis of organic acidopathies, quantification of urinary organic acid should be done and we should know the normal ranges of each organic acid excreted in the urine. The amount of organic acids excreted in the urine shows wide variability according to ethnic group, diet and age. We have quantified 82 organic acids to make a Korean reference value. METHODS: Organic acid concentrations were quantified with gas chromatography and the individual acids identified with mass spectrometry in urine specimens from members of the healthy Korean population of ages of one day to more than 12 years, subdivided into four age groups : neonatal period(-2 mon), infantile period(-2 year), childhood period(-12 year) and adolescent and adulthood(over 12 years). For isolation of organic acids from urine, we used solvent extraction method with ethylacetate. Derivatization was done with MSTFA(N-methyl-N-trimethylsilylfluoroacetamide). The library and four points quantification curve for ...
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TY - JOUR. T1 - Blood levels of lead, cadmium, and mercury in the Korean population. T2 - Results from the Second Korean National Human Exposure and Bio-monitoring Examination. AU - Son, Ji Young. AU - Lee, Jinheon. AU - Paek, Domyung. AU - Lee, Jong Tae. PY - 2009/8. Y1 - 2009/8. N2 - In Korea, there have been a number of efforts to measure levels of exposure to environmental pollutants among the population. This paper focuses on investigating the distribution of, extent of, and factors influencing the blood levels of lead, cadmium, and mercury in the Korean population, working from data obtained from the Second Korean National Human Exposure and Bio-monitoring Examination. To that end, blood metal concentrations were analyzed from a total of 2369 participants who were 18 years of age and older. The geometric mean concentrations and their 95% confidence intervals of metals in blood were found to be lead, 1.72 μg/dL (95% CI, 1.68-1.76); cadmium, 1.02 μg/L (95% CI, 1.00-1.05); and mercury, 3.80 ...
A South Korean city became a scene of horror as flames and toxic smoke swept through a hospital, killing at least 37 people and injuring more than 140.
South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se and Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida met in Seoul on Monday to discuss the agreement. GETTY IMAGES Chinese and Malayan girls forcibly taken by the Japanese to work as comfort girls for the troops photographed in 1945. South Korean ... In January 1992, victims of Japanese sexual enslavement and civic groups held what turned into a weekly rally in front of the Japanese embassy in Seoul. YONHAP NEWS/NEWSCOM/ZUMA PRESS The opening ceremony of the memorial for comfort women was held in Nanjing, China, on Dec. 1. LI XIANG/XINHUA/ZUMA PRESS Flowers on a memorial wall commemorating former South and North Korean comfort women at the War and Womens Human Rights Museum in Seoul. KIM KYUNG-HOON/REUTERS Protestors at the statue of a South Korean teenage girl called the peace monument during the weekly demonstration near the Japanese embassy in Seoul on Nov. 11. JUNG YEON-JE/AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE/GETTY IMAGES South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se and ...
By Yuna Park SEOUL (Reuters) - At least four defectors from North Korea have shown signs of radiation exposure, the South Korean government said on Wednesday, although researchers could not confirm if they were was related to Pyongyangs nuclear weapons program. The four are among 30 former residents of Kilju county, an area in North Korea that includes the nuclear test site Punggye-ri, who have been examined by the South Korean government since October, a month after the North conducted its sixth and most powerful nuclear test, Unification Ministry spokesman Baik Tae-hyun told a news briefing.
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Individual Pension Policyholders/ Annuitants can submit Digital Life Certificate through mobile app Jeevan Saakshya. App can be downloaded from play store Revised Working Hours of All Offices of LIC Of India from 10.05.2021, pursuant to Notification S.O.1630(E) Dated 15th April 2021 wherein the CENTRAL GOVERNMENT has Declared Every Saturday as a Public Holiday for Life Insurance Corporation of India. Dear Policyholder, Please submit Bank Account Details ( NEFT ) to LIC - Click here to Download NEFT Form PLEASE REGISTER IN CUSTOMER PORTAL FOR AVAILING ONLINE SERVICES Basic Safety measures to fight against Coronavirus Disease(COVID-19) Breaking News : LIC premiums can now be paid at the nearest CSC centres throughout the country. Also on ALL POSSIBLE digital modes through LIC website without any service charges. Intimation to policyholders regarding changes in tax structure due to implementation of Goods and ServicesTax (GST) - Click Here Beware of Spurious Phone Call and ...
Individual Pension Policyholders/ Annuitants can submit Digital Life Certificate through mobile app Jeevan Saakshya. App can be downloaded from play store Revised Working Hours of All Offices of LIC Of India from 10.05.2021, pursuant to Notification S.O.1630(E) Dated 15th April 2021 wherein the CENTRAL GOVERNMENT has Declared Every Saturday as a Public Holiday for Life Insurance Corporation of India. Dear Policyholder, Please submit Bank Account Details ( NEFT ) to LIC - Click here to Download NEFT Form PLEASE REGISTER IN CUSTOMER PORTAL FOR AVAILING ONLINE SERVICES Basic Safety measures to fight against Coronavirus Disease(COVID-19) Breaking News : LIC premiums can now be paid at the nearest CSC centres throughout the country. Also on ALL POSSIBLE digital modes through LIC website without any service charges. Intimation to policyholders regarding changes in tax structure due to implementation of Goods and ServicesTax (GST) - Click Here Beware of Spurious Phone Call and ...
Dozens of South Koreans have banded together to sue the governments of Seoul and Beijing for the mental distress they suffered due to fine dust pollution, reported Yonhap News Agency on Wednesday (May 24).. Read more at
A South Korean man revealed that anyone can build anything in the current age of internet and demonstrated by building a homemade satellite for just $500.
In her latest book, North Korea: Markets and Military Rule, author Hazel Smith delivers a rich empirical study of social and economic transformation in North Korea. The book evaluates the marketization from below that followed the devastating famine of the early 1990s, estimated to be the cause of nearly one million fatalities. Smith shows how the end of the Cold War in Europe and the famine brought radical social change to all of North Korean society. It analyses how marketization transformed the interests, expectations and values of the entire society, including Party members, the military, women and men, the young and the elderly. Smith shows how the daily life of North Koreans has become alienated from the daily pronouncements of the North Korean government. Challenging stereotypes of twenty-five million North Koreans as mere bystanders in history, Smith argues that North Koreans are neither victims nor villains but active agents of their own destiny.
WASHINGTON, April 3, 2013 - U.S. leaders are taking North Korean threats seriously and will continue to make measured responses to Kim Jong Uns bellicosity, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said here today.. The secretary spoke to students at the National Defense University at Fort Lesley J. McNair.. The North Korean leader has threatened to shell the South Korean capital of Seoul and to launch missiles at Guam, Hawaii and the western United States. He also rescinded the armistice North Korea signed with the United Nations in 1953 that ended hostilities on the Korean Peninsula. This week, he announced he was restarting a nuclear plant to produce more weapons-grade uranium and plutonium.. It only takes being wrong once, and I dont want to be the secretary of defense that was wrong once, Hagel said in answer to a students question. We will continue to take these threats seriously. I hope the North will ratchet this very dangerous rhetoric down.. For decades, officials have urged North Korean ...
CAMBRIDGE, England -- The war of words goes on. U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Paul Wolfowitz has warned the North Korean government that any aggressive activity on the Korean Peninsula sponsored by North Korea would be met by a devastating response.. Presumably that is a threat of military action by the United States. At the June 2 press conference in Seoul in which he made the threat, Wolfowitz also said he takes seriously Pyongyangs claims to have developed nuclear weapons. He added, however, that U.S. intelligence is unable to confirm whether North Korea possesses any weapons of mass destruction.. The thing is, the North Korean government has never claimed publicly that it has any nuclear weapons or that it is engaged in uranium enrichment or plutonium production.. U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for East Asia and the Pacific James Kelly claims that the North Koreans told him that they have weapons and are working to develop more. But no one has corroborated Kellys claims, which are ...
Lee Rannals for - Your Universe Online. South Koreas space agency planned on launching a satellite from its own soil today, but said it will be delaying the attempt due to a gas leak.. The Korea Aerospace Research Institute (KARI) was forced to postpone the attempt due to a last-minute technical glitch, hindering the company from trying to restore its launch reputation.. Kim Seung-jo, KARIs space agency chief, said engineers found a gas leak in the link between the two-stage rocket and the launch pad just hours before Fridays launch.. The space agency has tried to launch a satellite from its own soil two other times, but each of those attempts failed.. Korea Aerospace Research Institute tried launching a satellite for the first time in 2009, but the rocket failed to place the satellite into orbit. A year later, a South Korean rocket carrying a satellite exploded just two minutes after lift-off.. The current rockets first stage was made by Russia, while the second stage was built ...
Jangmadang (Chosŏngŭl: 장마당), Korean for market grounds, are the North Korean farmers markets, local markets and black markets. Since the North Korean famine, they have formed a large informal economy. In recent years, the government has become more lenient on their existence, but however, merchants still face heavy regulations. Currently a majority of North Koreans are dependent on markets for their survival. The North Korean government has tried to regulate growth of the market economy in North Korea with a variety of methods. Some of them such as regulating age of traders has caused some societal changes such as making women more responsible for earning money for their families. This has resulted in changing gender roles in North Korean society. There have been speculations on the possible role of black market in causing reforms of North Korean government and economy, possibly in similar manner as in China· After the collapse of the public distribution system in North Korea, the ...
Seoul: North and South Korean troops exchanged fire along their tense border on Sunday, the Souths military said, the first such incident since the rivals took unprecedented steps...
It was announced by the South Korean Trade Ministry in Seoul today that sales of autos and auto parts in the U.S. had reached record levels. The total of auto-related exports to the U.S. reached $11.73 billion.
The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), and the U.S. Cyber Command Cyber National Mission Force (CNMF) identified tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs) used by North Korean advanced persistent threat (APT) group Kimsuky to gain intelligence on various topics of interest to the North Korean government. The U.S. Government refers to malicious cyber activity by the North Korean government as HIDDEN COBRA October 27, 2020: Joint CISA-CMNF-FBI Cybersecurity Advisory: North Korean Advanced Persistent Threat Focus: Kimsuky Kimsuky is engaged . . .
BACKGROUND: Several nomograms have been proposed to facilitate the determination of initial gentamicin dosing regimens in clinical settings. This study aimed to assess the predictive performance of these nomograms in Korean patients.. METHODS: Gentamicin concentrations were determined in 84 patients with infective endocarditis (IE) and in 95 patients with other infections. All patients underwent therapeutic drug monitoring in Seoul National University Hospital from 2006 to 2012. Individual pharmacokinetic parameters were estimated using a Bayesian method, which predicted steady state peak and trough serum concentrations. Six nomograms were evaluated in patients with other infections: the Thomson guidelines, Hull-Sarubbi table, and Rule of Eights, for multiple daily dosing; and the Hartford nomogram, Barnes-Jewish Hospital nomogram, and Sanford Guide, for extended-interval dosing. In IE patients, synergistic combination dosing nomograms, based on the American Heart Association dosing interval ...
The 92nd Academy Awards saw history being made with South Korean film Parasite winning some of the biggest awards, including Best Picture. With only 11 international feature films having ever been nominated in the category, the Korean-language film topped an awards ceremony that aimed to highlight inclusion at every...
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We compared intra-coronary infusion of the mobilized PBSCs with G-CSF (n=10) and mobilization alone with G-CSF (n=10) in patients with myocardial infarction in MAGIC Cell -1 trial and G-CSF alone (n=6) and control (n=6) in MAGIC Cell-2 trial.. This study was a randomized, controlled phase II clinical trial. The Institutional Review Board of Seoul National University Hospital approved the study protocol. The informed written consents were obtained from patients after explaining the procedure and risk.. This study consisted of 2 sub-studies; MAGIC Cell (Myocardial Regeneration and Angiogenesis in Myocardial Infarction with G-CSF and Intra-Coronary Stem Cell Infusion)-1 and 2 trial.. In brief, MAGIC Cell-1 trial enrolled patients with acute and old myocardial infarction, and had two groups of cell infusion, and G-CSF alone. PBSCs were mobilized by daily subcutaneous injections of G-CSF (Dong-A pharmaceutical, Seoul, Korea) with 10 g/kg body weight for four days before percutaneous coronary ...
In the newsAs visiting President Barack Obama offered South Koreans his condolences Friday for the ferry disaster, the South Korean government conceded that some bodies have been misidentified and announced changes to prevent such mistakes from happening again.There have been several reports in South Korean media this week of bodies going to the wrong families, with the error sometimes caught only after the remains were taken to a funeral home. An action plan released by the government-wide
On the morning of 23 November 2010, North Korea reportedly wired a complaint [to the South] ... asking whether (the [Hoguk] exercise) was an attack against the North. It warned that it would not tolerate firing in what it regarded as its territorial waters.[28] South Korean forces went ahead with a live-fire exercise in waters off Baengnyeong Island and Yeonpyeong Island within South Korean-held territory.[29] According to a South Korean military official, shells fired as part of the exercise were directed at waters in the south, away from North Korea.[30] A Marine colonel on the island indicated the shells had been fired towards the southwest.[31] South Korean Minister of National Defense, Kim Tae-young, said the firing was not part of the Hoguk exercise, but was a separate routine monthly drill carried out 4-5 km away from the NLL,[32] contrary to previous media reports.[29] The usual firing range is 40 kilometres (22 nmi) by 20 kilometres (11 nmi) in size and runs parallel to the NLL to the ...
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"걸그룹 '라니아' 국내 최초로 한ㆍ미 동시 데뷔" [Upcoming girl group Rania to debut in both America and Korea]. (in Korean). 27 ... Rania's debut was met with mixed reviews in Korea, as many viewers found the group's image too provocative. As a result, Rania ... RaNia」アジア10か国でショーケース開催". Wow! Korea. June 20, 2011. "베일벗은 라니아, 파격의상+섹시안무··'충격적 비주얼'" [Rania's cheap outfits and sexy ...
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Kihwan Kim, Korea 2005-2008 Dr. Charles E. Morrison, USA 2008-2012 Dr. Charles E. Morrison, USA; and Mr Jusuf Wanandi, ... Tun Thanat Khoman, Thailand 1982-1983, General Ali Moertopo, Indonesia 1983-1985, Dr Nam Duck Woo, Korea 1985-1986 Mr. Eric ... Korea 2003 PECC XV, Brunei 2001 PECC XIV, Hong Kong 1999 PECC XIII, Philippines 1997 PECC XII, Chile 1995 PECC XI, China 1994 ... Korea 1983 PECC III, Indonesia 1982 PECC II, Thailand 1980 PECC I, Australia PECC's priority areas for research are decided by ...
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"Citi , Asia Pacific , Korea". Retrieved 13 February 2019. "Citi , Asia Pacific , Malaysia". ... South Korea) while it continued renovating its entire branch network. New sales and service centers were also opened in Moscow ... South Korea (consumer finance only), and Hungary. In May 2015, the bank announced the sale of its margin foreign exchange ... South Korea, Malaysia, the Philippines, Poland, Russia, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam. The cutting implies that Citi will ...
Korea. "Who Are the Brahmin Caste in India?". ThoughtCo. Retrieved 29 June 2019. Tilak, Sudha G. (16 February 2017). "How an ...
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Korea. The Rough Guide to World Music, vol.2. Rough Guides, 2000, p.165. Kim Min-ki, KBS Global. Accessed September 26, 2007. ... The song was a major pop music hit in Korea in the 70s, and Kim became a prominent figure in blending Korean folk and pop ... His adaption of the German rock musical Linie 1 was first performed in 1994 and has been given over 1,000 times in Korea, as ... Kim's songs discussed the Americanization of Korean culture and questioned relations between North and South Korea, and his ...
It is found in the mountainous regions of Japan and up to 1300 m altitude in Korea.[citation needed] In East Asia it is grown ... It is used to produce wines in Korea and Japan. These are at first bitter, but softened with the addition of sugar.[citation ... Korea; and Japan (Hokkaido, Honshu, Shikoku). It was described botanically in 1883. It is called meoru (머루) in Korean and yama- ...
... 's son, who lived in the Soviet Union, visited North Korea and attempted to investigate, but Pang Hak-se told him to go ... In 1946, he went work in the Soviet occupied North Korea, leaving behind a wife and daughter. After war broke out in 1950 he ... Bluth, Christoph (2008). Korea. Cambridge: Polity Press. pp. 27-28. ISBN 978-07456-3357-2. "Poland decorates Kim Il-sung". ... Futrell, Robert F. (1961).The United States Air Force in Korea 1950-1953. Air Force History and Museums Program year 2000 ...
"Korea". IRB. Archived from the original on 28 September 2011. Retrieved 25 September 2011. "Kyrgyzstan". IRB. Archived from the ...
"Korea". International Hockey Federation. Retrieved 20 October 2018. "Australia". International Hockey ... The following players were named for the South Korea team. Koo Jin-soo (GK) Shin Seok-kyo Han Beung-kook Han Hyung-bae Cho ...
Korea. "Family Tree House (Shadows and Symptoms) 1999-2002". National Gallery of Australia collection. Retrieved 4 November ... Korea; Galeri Canna, Jakarta; Fukuoka Art Museum, Japan; Dark Heart: 2014 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art, Art Gallery of ... Korea National Gallery of Australia, Canberra National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide ...
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Martin Robinson; Ray Bartlett; Rob Whyte (2007). Korea. Lonely Planet. p. 66. ISBN 1-74104-558-4. Duck soup korean. "Archived ...
... (계란빵; "egg bread") is a warm street snack sold throughout South Korea. The fluffy, oblong-shaped loaf of bread is ... Vis, Karin-Marijke (14 June 2016). "6 Traditional Vegetarian Snacks in South Korea". Paste. Retrieved 10 May 2017. "계란빵". terms ... Korea. p. 33. Retrieved 10 May 2017. Carruth, David (28 November 2016). "10 Korean Winter Street Foods To Bear The Cold For". ...
Jeju-do List of Korea-related topics Lee, Cecilia Hae-Jin. (2008). Frommer's South Korea. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley. pp. 392. ISBN 978 ... CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) Cecilia Hae-Jin Lee (24 May 2010). Frommer's South Korea. Frommer's. pp. 404-. ISBN 978 ... Simon Richmond (1 May 2010). Korea. Lonely Planet. p. 297. ISBN 978-1-74104-831-5. Retrieved 7 June 2011. CS1 maint: ... CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) "Official Site of Korea Tourism Org.: Jeongbang Falls". Retrieved 7 June 2011. CS1 ...
Katha deplana deplana Katha deplana pavescens (Butler, 1877) (Russia: Middle Amur, Primorye, Sakhalin, Kunashir; Korea; Japan) ... to Korea and Japan. Dubatolov, V. V. & Zolotuhin, V. V. (2011). "Does Eilema Hübner, [1819] (Lepidoptera, Arctiidae, ...
"Korea's Comfort Women: The Fight to Be Heard". Lens Blog. Retrieved 2018-03-13. "나눔의 집, 정신대 강덕경할머니 별세 - 불교신문" (in Korean). ... Kang Duk-kyung returned home a year after Korea's liberation, in January 1946. During this time she had also given birth to a ... 2000). A Collection of Paintings from Comfort Women [A Collection of Paintings from Comfort Women] (in Korean). Korea. "네 할머니의 ...
On 4 October 2008, Agnes was invited as the Indonesian representative to the Asia Song Festival in Seoul, South Korea. She ... "아송페, 아이돌 송 페스티벌?"…화려함 속 아쉬움 '셋(종합) (in Korean). Yahoo! Korea. 20 September 2009. Retrieved 22 January 2011. "Sacredly Agnezious ... Garcia, Cathy Rose A. (5 October 2008). "5th Asia Song Festival Bigger Than Ever". The Korea Times. Retrieved 22 January 2011 ... "Girls' Generation in Asia Song Fest". The Korea Times. 25 July 2009. Retrieved 22 January 2011. "Asia Song Festival 2008: Well ...
Choi and Park; Bennett, "Korea", p. 805. Bennett, "Korea", p. 805. Clark, Fraser, and Osman, pp. 99, 100, 108. Clark, Fraser, ... "Korea". In Encyclopedia of Nineteenth-Century Photography, 2: pp. 804-806. New York: Routledge, 2008. ISBN 978-0-415-97235-2. ... In 1871 Beato served as official photographer with the United States naval expedition of Admiral Rodgers to Korea. Although it ... "Felice Beato and the United States Expedition to Korea of 1871". Old Japan. Accessed 3 April 2006. Bennett, Terry. History of ...
Korea. 14 (2): 77-89. doi:10.3807/JOSK.2010.14.2.077. Daniel Carl; Björn Kemper; Günther Wernicke; Gert von Bally (2004). " ...
ISBN 0-8143-2926-8. Cho, Oh-kon (1995). "Korea". In Martin Banham (ed.). The Cambridge Guide to Theatre. Cambridge University ...
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North Korea and landed before 10:00 a.m. at Kimpo Air Base in South Korea. He was immediately taken into the base headquarters ... was broadcast by 14 radio stations in Japan and South Korea into North Korea and China. Clark stated: "To all brave pilots who ... The plan offered $50,000 to any pilot who flew a fully mission capable MiG-15 to South Korea. The first pilot to defect would ... The Americans offered to return the aircraft to North Korea, but there was no response. The MiG-15 was crated and shipped to ...
Korea. "How Japanese Feudalism Differed From Europe's Feudal System". ThoughtCo. Retrieved 2019-11-05. "Food & Agriculture in ...
Yoon, Sook-ja (January 2015). "The taste of time". KOREA. 11 (1). Korean Culture and Information Service. ISSN 2005-2162. ... Solomon, Karen (2013). Asian Pickles: Korea: Recipes for Spicy, Sour, Salty, Cured, and Fermented Kimchi and Banchan. Berkeley ...
Following personnel replacements, North Korea's policy toward South Korea became more hard-line, too. With the downfall of the ... Original documents at the North Korea International Documentation Project North Korea portal 1960s portal. ... 1967 in North Korea Cultural Revolution History of the Workers' Party of Korea Kim Il-sung bibliography Workers' Party of North ... The main issue, however, was the question of who could succeed Kim Il-sung as the leader of North Korea. Kim had promoted his ...
Korea. 22. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2017-03-28. Retrieved 2017-03-28. Polcyn, M.; Lindgren, J.; Bell, G.L. Jr. (2007 ...
"2021 Korea First Brand Voting". Archived from the original on December 25, 2020. Retrieved December 15, 2020 ... "2020년 06월 Album Chart" [Gaon Album Chart June Year 2020 (see #52)]. Gaon Chart (in Korean). Korea. Archived from the original ... "2020년 14주차 Album Chart (Reason For Being: Benevolence)" [Gaon Album Chart Week 14, Year 2020]. Gaon Chart (in Korean). Korea. ... "2020년 29주차 Album Chart (Running TOOgether)" [Gaon Album Chart Week 29, Year 2020]. Gaon Chart (in Korean). Korea. July 12-18, ...
The name Korea is now commonly used in English contexts by both North and South Korea. In South Korea, Korea as a whole is ... The combined population of the Koreas is about 76 million (North Korea: 25 million, South Korea: 51 million). Korea is chiefly ... Geography portal Asia portal North Korea portal South Korea portal Anti-Japanese sentiment in Korea Index of Korea-related ... "Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea") and South Korea (officially the "Republic of Korea"). Korea consists of the Korean ...
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Main article: Yonsei-Korea (Korea-Yonsei) rivalry. The rivalry between Korea University and Yonsei University, the countrys ... "President of Korea University". Korea University. Retrieved June 2, 2015.. *^ a b c d ... named Korea University as having the MBA program in South Korea.[18] In the 2015 Financial Times EMBA Rankings, Korea ... Korea University (KU, Hangul: 고려대학교; Hanja: 高麗大學校; RR: Goryeo Daehakgyo) is a private research university in Seoul, South Korea ...
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The Law on the Rationalised Use of Energy (Articles 17 and 18) and MOCIEs notification No. 1998-99 of 27 October 1998 established fuel efficiency targets to encourage automobile manufacturers to make vehicles more efficient. The target was to improve fuel economy within each vehicle category by 5% by 1996 and 10% by 2000 over the 1991 base year. The overall weighted average fuel economy target would be 14.3 km/litre in 1996 based on the 1991 estimate of 13.6 km/litre. ...
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A peninsula, 600 mi (966 km) long, Korea separates the Sea of Japan (called the East Sea by Koreans) on the east from the ... Korea kr??, k?? [key], Korean Hanguk or Choson, region and historic country (85,049 sq mi/220,277 sq km), E Asia. ... and Korea Bay [or West Korea Bay], a northern arm of the Yellow Sea; the latter is called the West Sea by Koreans) on the west ... Korea kr??, k?? [key], Korean Hanguk or Choson, region and historic country (85,049 sq mi/220,277 sq km), E Asia. A peninsula, ...
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South Korea is an East Asian nation of some 51 million people located on the southern portion of the Korean Peninsula, which ... North Korea. North Korea is a country with a population of some 25 million people, located on the northern half of the Korean ... North Koreas "Great Leader" dies. Kim Il Sung, the communist dictator of North Korea since 1948, dies of a heart attack at the ... SOUTH KOREA TODAY Today, South Korea is one of East Asias most affluent countries, with an economy ranking just behind Japan ...
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  • Goryeo Daehakgyo ) is a private research university in Seoul , South Korea . (
  • Finally, in May 2004, the OECD opened a Regional Centre for Competition in Seoul in co-operation with the Korea Fair Trade Commission and the OECD. (
  • The United States and Soviet Union divided control over the peninsula after World War II, and in 1948 the U.S.-supported Republic of Korea (or South Korea) was established in the capital city of Seoul. (
  • By August 1948, the pro-U.S. Republic of Korea (or South Korea) was established in Seoul, led by the strongly anti-communist Syngman Rhee. (
  • The reforms of the Sixth Republic came just in time for South Korea to host a successful Summer Olympic Games in Seoul in 1988, despite continued student protests and a boycott by North Korea. (
  • SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un lifted a lockdown in a major city near the border with South Korea where thousands had been quarantined for weeks over coronavirus worries, state media said Friday. (
  • SEOUL, South Korea - South Korea is reporting 103 new coronavirus cases. (
  • SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Shin Yun-sun describes her life as a maze of dead ends. (
  • SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - The U.S. ambassador to South Korea has some unusual explanations for the harsh criticism he's faced in his host country. (
  • SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - In the first such case in South Korea, military officials will determine next week whether to discharge a soldier who recently undertook gender reassignment surgery, officials said Friday. (
  • SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - The U.S. ambassador to South Korea said Thursday he was surprised and pleased that North Korea did not give the U.S. an unwelcome "Christmas gift" because of stalled nuclear disarmament talks, and that President Donald Trump is still confident it will denuclearize. (
  • SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Tuesday that he could seek exemptions of U.N. sanctions placed on North Korea to bring about improved inter-Korean relations that he believes would help restart nuclear negotiations between Pyongyang and Washington. (
  • Exporters interested in shipping eligible small intestine to Korea are advised to contact USDA's Foreign Agricultural Service office at the U.S. Embassy in Seoul at [email protected] before preparing a shipment, as these products may experience difficulty clearing quarantine inspection. (
  • It lies just south of latitude 38° N (the 38th parallel), approximately 45 miles (70 km) northwest of Seoul , South Korea . (
  • An Asiana Airlines flight from Seoul, South Korea has crash landed at San Francisco International Airport on Saturday, killing two and injuring at least 60 passengers. (
  • Italy's establishment of diplomatic relations with North Korea and the transfer of competency for North Korea from Peking to Seoul provided support for the South Korean government's "engagement" policy. (
  • South Korean-born sumo wrestler Kasugao, left, competes against Japanese Takamisakari, in Seoul February 15, 2004 in the final match of the first exhibition match to be held in South Korea since the end of the Japanese colonization in 1945. (
  • Japanese sumo wrestlers lumbered into Seoul on Thursday for the first tournament in South Korea since the country was released from Japanese colonial rule in 1945. (
  • The US ambassador to South Korea says he is "doing well", after being slashed with a razor by a political extremist at a function in Seoul where he was to give a lecture. (
  • North Korea vowed to retaliate, the U.N. Security Council met all day yesterday without any agreement on the matter, Seoul recommended island residents go to bunkers, and everyone urged restraint by everyone else. (
  • Speaking in Seoul yesterday, "U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton says the world has a duty to respond to sinking of a South Korean warship that has been blamed on North Korea" - Clinton: World must act on SKorean ship sinking . (
  • In this image, the dark oil covers the coastal waters of the Yellow Sea southwest of Seoul, South Korea. (
  • Russia's energy major Gazprom has resumed talks with Seoul over the construction of a gas pipeline connecting Russia with North and South Korea. (
  • Japan's Kyodo News Service had reported that President Chun Doo Hwan of South Korea would meet with Communist Party leader Kim Il Sung of North Korea later this year to discuss the possibility of holding some events of the 1988 Olympic Games (now scheduled to be held in Seoul) in the North Korean capital, Pyongyang. (
  • North Korea warned Seoul on Saturday that the Korean Peninsula had entered 'a state of war. (
  • Arup has more than 15 years of experience in South Korea with a permanent office in Seoul. (
  • After nearly being driven out of Korea, on September 15-16th, 1950, Gen. Douglas MacArthur led a daring amphibious landing of the UN forces at Inchon , just west of Seoul, that dramatically turned the tables. (
  • But then massive Chinese forces secretly entered North Korea and launched a counterattack that pushed the UN forces back south of Seoul. (
  • 16.27 A moment of light-heartedness in the deepening crisis: a new picture has emerged of South Korean army reservists performing their compatriot, rapper PSY's hit "Gangnam Style" dance with a cheerleader before their Foundation Day ceremony at a gymnasium in Seoul, South Korea. (
  • The mayor of Seoul, South Korea, has been found dead hours after his daughter reported him missing - here's what we know. (
  • nowthisnews This video "Mayor of Seoul, South Korea, Found Dead", first appeared on . (
  • On 29 October 2015, the National IHR Focal Point of the Republic of Korea notified WHO of a cluster of cases with respiratory symptoms in Seoul. (
  • This organization is based in Seoul, South Korea and its president is Oh Se-Lim. (
  • Seoul - Compared with much of Asia, South Korea is relatively far to the north and therefore still cold at this time of year. (
  • If North Korea was responsible, it would mark an escalation in tensions already high due to the reclusive communist state's nuclear test in May, its firing of seven ballistic missiles in July and repeated attacks on longtime foes Seoul and Washington in its official media. (
  • RAND policy analyst Soo Kim describes how the United States, South Korea, and Japan might respond to North Korea's recent provocations. (
  • South Korea's declaration of independence in 1950 led North Korea, backed by China and the Soviet Union, to invade its neighbor in an effort to regain control of the entire peninsula. (
  • The Communist-inspired government in the North received backing from the Soviet Union in opposition to the pro-Western government in the South, leading to Korea's division into two political entities in 1948: North Korea, and South Korea. (
  • Work later resumed, but after North Korea's reported test of a hydrogen bomb in January 2016 and its continued testing of long-range missiles, South Korea stopped activity in the zone. (
  • The US Army Tactical Missile System fires a missile during acombined military exercise between the US and South Korea in retaliation to North Korea's test launch. (
  • This picture released by North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency on July 26 shows a new-type of tactical guided short-range missile being launched at an undisclosed location in North Korea. (
  • I don't know whether to declare him a genius, or to declare the Clinton, Bush, and Obama régimes (not to mention South Korea's Kim and Roh régimes) morons for cutting deal after deal with this thug for the past decade-and-a-half, during which time North Korea became the largest recipient of U.S. aid in Asia. (
  • To comprehend what North Korea's future could look like, all Kim needs do is contemplate South Korea. (
  • Asia Society Korea provides up-to-date information and analysis on South Korea's COVID-19 situation in English. (
  • Asia Society Korea hosted a webinar on asymmetric weapons and countermeasures, inviting Dr. Youngjun Kim, Dr. Sangho Lee, and Dan Pinkston to discuss North Korea's CBRN capabilities. (
  • The news provoked anxious reactions in South Korea, Japan, and here in the United States, and condemnation from Russia and from North Korea's most important ally, China. (
  • More than two dozen Internet sites in South Korea and the United States, including the White House, were attacked in recent days by hackers that South Korea's spy agency said may be linked to North Korea. (
  • South Korea's National Intelligence Service (NIS) said in a statement that an organization and possibly a state were behind the attacks in South Korea, the world's most wired nation, and there were signs of meticulous preparations for the act. (
  • In the north, the Soviets installed Kim Il Sung as the first premier of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), better known as North Korea , with its capital at Pyongyang. (
  • North Korea is quietly backing the Yes vote in Scotland and would be keen to increase trade with a newly independent Edinburgh, according to officials of the Pyongyang regime. (
  • Supported by Pyongyang, the Tokyo-based publication provides news to an estimated 200,000 Koreans who live in Japan but swear allegiance - and send vast amounts of financial support - to North Korea. (
  • He said it is unlikely that North Korea will seek to establish an embassy in Edinburgh - due to cost concerns - although he added that he expects Edinburgh to have a diplomatic presence in Pyongyang through the existing British Embassy. (
  • North Korea has invited South Korean leader President Moon Jae-in to visit Pyongyang. (
  • North Korea fires on a South Korean loudspeaker, which has been broadcasting anti-Pyongyang propaganda across the border. (
  • North Korean leader Kim Jong Un waves during a military parade in Pyongyang, North Korea. (
  • Since the June 30 meeting in the Demilitarised Zone (DMZ) between the two Koreas, Pyongyang has accused Washington of breaking a promise by planning to hold joint military exercises with South Korea in August and warned that these could derail any dialogue. (
  • Now Pyongyang recognizes that such a possibility is unlikely, so it is angling to get what it can -- such as the staging of a few events in North Korea. (
  • While the world's eyes were riveted on Pyongyang during the transfer of power in North Korea, South Korea clamped down even more on online content related to its neighbor, which continues to expand its Net presence for propaganda purposes. (
  • Kim Jong-un's regime tells Britain and Russia to consider evacuation of embassies in Pyongyang as it reportedly moves another missile to its east coast in a further North Korea threat to US Pacific bases. (
  • The US and South Korea say the annual exercises are for defence training purposes, but Pyongyang calls them a rehearsal for invasion. (
  • The commando team, created in 2017 as North Korea regime ramped up its long-range missile tests, is comprised of roughly 2,000 soldiers. (
  • North Korea made major leaps in its missile technology in 2017. (
  • North Korea conducted a series of missile tests in 2017. (
  • North Korea carried out six nuclear tests between 2006 and 2017, and is the only country in the world to have engaged in such tests in the 21st century. (
  • North Korea has also warned of a possible end to its freeze on nuclear and long- range missile tests in place since 2017, which Trump has repeatedly upheld as evidence of the success of his engagement with Kim. (
  • Over 35 years of colonial rule, Korea became an industrialized country, but its people suffered brutal repression at the hands of the Japanese, who tried to wipe out its distinctive language and cultural identity and make Koreans culturally Japanese. (
  • The Korean American Digital Archive brings more than 13,000 pages of documents, over 1,900 photographs, and about 180 sound files together in one searchable collection that documents the Korean American community during the period of resistance to Japanese rule in Korea and reveal the organizational and private experience of Koreans in America between 1903 and 1965. (
  • North and South Korea have faced a tumultuous history that has left many families ripped apart and the overall quality of life bleak for many North Koreans. (
  • The fact that Italy was the first G7 country to establish diplomatic relations with North Korea, in 2000, and our various initiatives in support of the inter-Korean dialogue, have always been greatly appreciated by the Koreans. (
  • Leave the Koreas to the Koreans! (
  • North Korea test-fired two new short-range ballistic missiles on July 25, its first missile tests since leader Kim Jong-un and US President Donald Trump met in late June and agreed to revive stalled denuclearisation talks. (
  • President Donald Trump tried to elevate Kim Jong-un's vision for a new North Korea by showing the dictator a Hollywood-embellished short film depicting what North Korea could become if Kim would abandon his tyrannical, missile-happy ways. (
  • The day before the assassination, North Korea thumbed its nose at its lone ally, firing a medium-long-range missile into the Sea of Japan, shortly before U.S. President Donald Trump sat down for dinner with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, of Japan. (
  • In a call with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, the Russian foreign minister said that Trump's "aggressive rhetoric" towards North Korea was raising tensions in the Korean Peninsula. (
  • As the world waits to see if North Korea launches a ballistic missile, the regime has attempted to raise tensions further, warning foreigners living in South Korea to make evacuation plans because the peninsula is on the brink of war. (
  • The past month of tensions got everyone's attention, and North Korea is only happy when everyone else is paying attention to them. (
  • Russia would least of all want to see a nuclear war with North Korea raging near its border, President Vladimir Putin told Austrian TV, adding that Moscow will "exhaust every effort" to resolve the tensions there peacefully. (
  • The UN is making its humanitarian appeal for North Korea amid growing tensions and donor anxiety. (
  • They are always a trigger for a surge in tensions between the two Koreas. (
  • September 1950, the North Koreas had managed to take control of the entire Korean peninsula except for a tiny area around Pusan in the far southeast. (
  • October 1950, The Chinese felt threatened by the American fleet off their coast and sent 300,000 troops to aid North Korea, causing the fight between North and South Korea to become a war between China and America. (
  • The launch came a day after North Korea celebrated what it calls "Victory Day" - the anniversary of the end of the 1950-53 Korean War. (
  • The two Koreas are technically still at war as the 1950-53 conflict ended with a ceasefire, not a peace treaty. (
  • Today the DPRK maintains an army of about 1 million men, most stationed within a few miles of the DMZ which divides the two Koreas. (
  • The historic move took place at the Joint Security Area of Panmunjom inside the heavily-fortified Demilitarized Zone that divides the two Koreas. (
  • At this time, Korea will not accept at port-of-entry shipments of beef without the QSA program statement in the Remarks section of the FSIS 9060-5 as described in the Documentation section, and Korean quarantine officials will return shipments without the statement to the owner/agent of the product. (
  • Last week the US television network ABC cited US officials as saying North Korea was preparing for another test. (
  • Officials in the U.S., Japan and South Korea are on high alert since North Korea threatened a "Christmas gift" that analysts suspect could be a long-range missile test. (
  • North Korean officials also told Mr. Richardson that their government was willing to sell 12,000 plutonium fuel rods to South Korea, removing bomb-making material from the North, he said. (
  • Officials from North Korea and the United States have spent the day huddled in a Singapore hotel ahead of tomorrow's historic summit, while the leaders themselves were taking it far easier. (
  • Don't miss the news and updates on the potential meetings between the leaders and high ranking officials of Russia and North Korea. (
  • US officials note that North Korea has a long history of bellicose rhetoric and threats, but they're taking additional defensive measures just in case. (
  • Asia Society Korea explains why the South Korean government officials wear Yellow Jackets during the time of crisis. (
  • Citing unidentified South Korean government officials, Yonhap said North Korea opened the floodgates of a border dam on Monday without advance notice to its neighbour. (
  • North Korea has test-fired four short-range missiles into the sea off its west coast, say South Korean military officials. (
  • South Korean media, including Yonhap news agency, quoted parliament members as saying after a briefing with intelligence service officials that the spy agency believed North Korea or pro-North elements were behind the attacks. (
  • BUSAN, South Korea -- While South Korean officials and their counterparts from other Pacific Rim nations extol the virtues of open markets here, many students across the country are getting a different message from teachers warning of globalization's downsides. (
  • The secretary of state summed up the administration's diplomatic track record over a year where he seemed at cross purposes with Trump on North Korea. (
  • Will Iran and North Korea Capitulate to Trump? (
  • North Korea has suspended talks with South Korea and threatened to cancel an historic summit between Kim Jong-un and President Trump, saying it wasn't interested in a one-sided demand to give up its nuclear weapons. (
  • Both Mr Trump and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo played down last week's launches and Mr Pompeo has continued to express hope for a diplomatic way forward with North Korea. (
  • Trump was saying that if China did not use the tools at its disposal (political influence, trade sanctions, withholding financial aid) to make North Korea give up its nuclear weapons and long-range rockets, then the United States would use the tools at its disposal (the world's most powerful armed forces) to accomplish the same goal. (
  • Such hot takes ranged from taunting Trump as a failure on North Korea, not understanding that the presidency isn't like The Apprentice , suggested the Michael Cohen hearing hurt talks, and wondered how much longer Trump will be in office. (
  • For all the liberal media's prior pontifications about Wednesday being a "split screen" between two major events for President Trump, the congressional testimony of his former personal lawyer Michael Cohen and the denuclearization summit with North Korea, they were sure to only give the latter just a few pixels. (
  • Republican John Kasich condemned speculation about the U.S. being on the "on the brink" of nuclear war with North Korea when opportunities for increased sanctions have not been fully exhausted. (
  • Faced with this crisis, France and its partners have supported the adoption of sanctions aimed at stopping North Korea from continuing its weapons of mass destruction programmes and bringing it to the negotiating table with one goal: complete, verifiable and irreversible denuclearization of North Korea. (
  • The sanctions include a total embargo on trade in any types of arms with North Korea, as well as a ban on importing certain products from the country, such as coal, iron or ores, and a prohibition on exports of other products there, such as luxury goods. (
  • The complete and effective implementation of these sanctions is a priority for France and its partners in the absence of tangible progress towards complete, verifiable and irreversible denuclearization of North Korea. (
  • The work of the UN Panel of Experts on North Korea, which France is committed to, has demonstrated that North Korea is using various strategies to avoid sanctions. (
  • Russia says it's trying to ease sanctions on North Korea to make aid organisations' work there possible. (
  • The secluded state has been ramping up its rhetoric in recent weeks in response to new UN sanctions and joint military drills by the US and South Korea. (
  • While China signed new UN sanctions, many experts believe there's little chance Beijing will truly abandon North Korea anytime soon. (
  • The threat of 'preemptive' action came ahead of a UN Security Council vote that unanimously approved fresh sanctions against North Korea. (
  • China has taken a harder line on North Korea over its nuclear weapons program, but as the UN Security Council weighs expanding sanctions, Beijing will still likely seek to limit their strength. (
  • China's support for the US-sponsored Security Council measure sends a message to North Korea that any future missile launch or nuclear test will likely be met with harsher UN sanctions. (
  • See and for additional guidance. (
  • North Korea (officially Democratic People's Republic of Korea or DPRK ) [1] is a country in East Asia . (
  • Korea remains divided after over 60 years with the Democratic People's Republic of Korea in the north, and the Republic of Korea in the south. (
  • In May 2018, former Monty Python stalwart and intrepid globetrotter Michael Palin spent two weeks in the notoriously secretive Democratic People's Republic of Korea, a cut-off land without internet or phone signal, where the countryside has barely moved beyond a centuries-old peasant economy but where the cities have gleaming skyscrapers and luxurious underground train stations. (
  • The suggestion that his younger half brother-known as "Fatty Kim the Third" in Mandarin-had ordered the assassination strained at the bonds between the People's Republic of China and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, or the D.P.R.K. (
  • He is one of the few outsiders to be allowed into the Democratic People's Republic of Korea in the past 50 years, and he is deeply concerned about the situation. (
  • The next generation KTX train, HEMU-430X , achieved 421.4 km/h in 2013, making South Korea the world's fourth country after Japan , France and China to develop a high-speed train running on conventional rail above 420 km/h. (
  • Goryeo (also spelled as Koryŏ), whose name developed into the modern exonym "Korea", was a highly cultured state that created the world's first metal movable type in 1234. (
  • South Korea has become the home of some of the world's largest churches, including perhaps the world's biggest-Yoido Full Gospel Church, with some 800,000 members. (
  • China, uniquely among the world's powers, has continued to offer its assistance to North Korea. (
  • North and South Korea are set to hold talks ahead of next month's Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. (
  • WASHINGTON (AP) - Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met Tuesday with his Japanese and South Korean counterparts to discuss stalled nuclear talks with North Korea and stress the importance of America's relationship with both countries. (
  • North Korea confirmed its named a new top diplomat in what analysts say is the latest sign of a shift away from talks with the U.S. over its nuclear weapons program. (
  • So now North Korea also wants to restart the Six-Party Talks? (
  • Can Stealth Fighters Shoot Down North Korea Missiles? (
  • For France and Europe, this is a direct threat, as some North Korea missiles have sufficient range to strike French and European territories, and also an indirect one, as North Korea transfers proliferating capacities and technologies to other States. (
  • North Korea has fired multiple unidentified projectiles less than a week after firing two new short-range ballistic missiles. (
  • Now that they've detonated a second nuclear device, this one far more successfully than the first, should Japan, South Korea, Russia, China, should they assume that North Korea can now fire nuclear missiles at them? (
  • Is There a Better Way to Negotiate with North Korea? (
  • The United States and South Korea should avoid military provocation cycles that could lead to these attacks. (
  • The "unacceptable provocation" was against South Korea, which reserves the right to respond. (
  • THE United States is deploying a squadron of stealth fighters to South Korea amid speculation that North Korea may be ready to test a second nuclear device. (
  • Asia Society Korea hosted an online discussion with Marc Knapper and John Delury to look into the U.S.-Korea relations amid the time of the pandemic crisis. (
  • But why should North Korea matter to America? (
  • Noting that "there is little the DPRK can do to harm the United States," Mr. Bandow reminded us that "Washington is stuck in the center of Korean affairs today only because of the U.S.-ROK alliance, which provides a security guarantee to South Korea with no corresponding benefit to America. (
  • South Korea was attacked, not America, much less the world. (
  • After months of stalled nuclear negotiations and ratcheting up rhetoric, North Korea has promised to deliver a "Christmas gift" to the U.S. (
  • Anthony Ruggiero, Senior Fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, and Harry Kazianis, Senior Fellow for Defense Policy and Senior Editor at The Center for the National Interest, analyze the heated rhetoric and provocative actions surrounding the growing crisis with North Korea. (
  • North Korea steps up rhetoric: How far will it push? (
  • Well, it was a very exciting weekend on the Korea peninsula, as South Korea vowed to go ahead with live-fire artillery exercises on Yeonpyeong Island, site of the artillery exchange between ROK and DPRK earlier this month. (
  • Integrating North Korea into the global economy, not forcing denuclearization, is our best chance at improving ordinary citizens' quality of life. (
  • Broadcasting live from Hanoi, Vietnam for the second U.S./North Korea summit on denuclearization, NBC kicked off Tuesday's Nightly News with a report giving a rundown of the current state of the negotiations after last year's historic summit. (
  • On the south it is bounded by the Korea Strait (connecting the Sea of Japan and the Yellow Sea) and on the north its land boundaries with China (c.500 mi/800 km) and with Russia (only c.11 mi/18 km) are marked chiefly by the great Yalu (Korean Amnok ) and Tumen (Korean Duman or Tuman ) rivers. (
  • A strait between Korea and Japan , connecting the East China Sea with the Sea of Japan . (
  • It is separated from Japan to the east by the Korea Strait and the Sea of Japan (East Sea). (
  • Is North Korea Prepared to End the Korean War? (
  • China and North Korea were once so close that Mao, whose elder son died on Korean soil during the Korean War, likened the relationship to an anatomical embrace between "lips and teeth. (
  • North Korea fires a missile into Japan's waters. (
  • A major naval evolution during Foal Eagle 2000, an annual combined U.S. and Republic of Korea (ROK) exercise, was an amphibious assault launched by U.S. and ROK Marines from U.S. Navy ships belonging to 7th Fleet's permanently forward-deployed Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) based in Japan. (
  • Partiet var størst etter parlamentsvalget i Sør-Korea 2000 med 53 prosents oppslutning og 147 av 271 seter i nasjonalforsamlingen. (
  • We do not wish harm on foreigners in South Korea should there be a war," the official KCNA news agency quoted an official from a North Korean organisation calling itself Korea Asia-Pacific Peace Committee as saying. (
  • The image below was used during an October 11, 2006, DoD News Briefing , shortly after North Korea conducted a nuclear device test in Kilju County, North Hamgyeong Province. (
  • Get news and information on the relationship between the Soviet Union and North Korea, as well as updates on the relations between North Korea and today's Russia. (
  • This comes to thought because of conflicting news stories out of Asia that the leaders of South Korea and North Korea may -- or may not -- meet later this year. (
  • Or a Japanese ancestry that raises unpleasant reminders of Japan's former colonial domination of Korea? (
  • Japan's national sport was staged over the weekend, for the first time since South Korea was released from Japanese colonial rule in 1945. (
  • On Morning Joe, Joe Scarborough and David Ignatius praised President Trump's decision to walk away from the Hanoi summit with Kim Jong Un of North Korea. (
  • An hour after he trumpeted Thursday's abrupt end of the second U.S.-North Korea summit, CNN chief White House correspondent Jim Acosta appeared in need of a safe space following President Trump's Hanoi press conference. (
  • Japan 's Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga says that North Korea fired a ballistic missile at 11:42 p.m. local time Friday, reports USA Today . (
  • NORTH Korea says the second test flight of an intercontinental ballistic missile is a 'serious warning' and proves its weapons can hit the US mainland and analysts agree. (
  • Although it claims to have had no coronavirus cases, North Korea requested the international community's help with combatting the virus, illustrating yet again its lack of transparency. (
  • It falls on Sunday, February 14, 2021 and most businesses follow regular Sunday opening hours in South Korea. (
  • Asia Society Korea is recruiting the 2021 Cohort for the Asia Society Korea Youth (ASK-Y) Program, where selected members will be invited to discuss a broad range of issues pertaining to the broader theme of sustainability. (
  • On Monday, North Korea tested a nuclear bomb and followed up with a series of apparent missile tests as well. (
  • South Korea is an East Asian nation of some 51 million people located on the southern portion of the Korean Peninsula, which borders the East Sea (Sea of Japan) and the Yellow Sea. (
  • Korea (officially the "Korean Peninsula") is a region in East Asia. (
  • Korea consists of the Korean Peninsula, Jeju Island, and several minor islands near the peninsula. (
  • The peninsula of Korea, located in Northeast Asia, has a vast array of plant life. (
  • Asia Society Korea discussed the U.S.-Korea relations and U.S.'s nuclear deterrence on the Korean Peninsula with SungJoo Han, Duyeon Kim and Vipin Narang. (
  • It occupies the northern half of the Korean Peninsula that lies between Korea Bay and the East Sea, also called the Sea of Japan . (
  • In Panmunjom, North Korea, looking south across the demilitarized zone, which has divided the Korean Peninsula for over six decades. (
  • North Korea has never revealed Kim Jong Un to have any children, but NBA star Dennis Rodman said, "he's a good dad and has a beautiful family. (
  • Earlier this week, Dennis Rodman placed the masses in a realm of confusion when he left the states for North Korea . (
  • Former NBA player Dennis Rodman returned to North Korea for the fifth time on Tuesday (June 13). (
  • John Kerry may not think Dennis Rodman can solve the North Korea problem. (
  • Beef or beef products derived from (1) cattle born and raised in the United States, (2) cattle imported into the United States, for example from Canada, and raised in the United States for at least 100 days prior to slaughter, or (3) cattle legally imported into the United States from a country deemed eligible by the Korean government to export beef or beef products to Korea. (
  • North Korea, country in East Asia. (
  • On Monday, the citizens of North Korea celebrated the 101st birthday of Kim Il-Sung, the first leader of the country and the grandfather of its current leader, Kim Jong-un. (
  • Korea kôrē´ə, kə- [ key ] , Korean Hanguk or Choson, region and historic country (85,049 sq mi/220,277 sq km), E Asia. (
  • Professional Japanese sumo wrestlers are in South Korea for the first sumo tournament in the country since the country was released from Japanese colonial rule in 1945. (
  • Our country will never tolerate it and made a severe protest to North Korea, condemning it in the strongest words," Suga said. (
  • Jaewoon U is a photographer from South Korea whose landscape shots of his country reflected in. (
  • The most recent - and the most extraordinary - trip was his exploration of North Korea… in his North Korea Journal … he offers fresh insight into the secretive country, which he approached with his signature openness and curiosity. (
  • Theologian and Korea expert Kirsteen Kim says that "the economic boom of the country could never be explained completely apart from the religious influence coming from Christianity. (
  • In the 1960s and '70s, under Park's regime, South Korea enjoyed a period of rapid industrial development and economic growth (achieving a per capita income some 17 times that of North Korea). (
  • In 2014, the U.N. Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights in North Korea found that the regime had committed "crimes against humanity. (
  • North Korea analysts said the next threat could come from underwater. (
  • France and its partners have vigorously condemned the continuation by North Korea of its weapons of mass destruction programmes, which are a serious threat to regional and international peace and security. (
  • He said that "If China is not going to solve [the nuclear threat from] North Korea, we will. (
  • On July 1953, UN forces and North Korea signed a cease-fire agreement. (
  • An armistice was finally agreed to in 1953 by China, North Korea and the UN forces, with South Korea refusing to sign, therefore leaving no settlement. (
  • What we have right now is in some ways a sort of accelerating set of provocative actions by North Korea and threatening to abandon the 1953 Armistice, these missile launches. (
  • Korea has made significant progress towards decentralising the management of employment and training programmes, but can still do more to create stronger links with employers at the local level, according to a new OECD report. (
  • Is North Korea Planning to Attack With Nuclear Subs? (
  • Japan says historic decisions to purchase new, powerful weapons were purely defensive, but North Korea said Tokyo was preparing another invasion. (
  • How North Korea Would Wage War Against the U.S. (
  • North Korea is estimated to have roughly 1.1 million troops. (
  • Is North Korea Vaccinating Its Troops Against Anthrax? (
  • Will North Korea and the U.S. Go to War in 2018? (
  • North Korea says, "It's a pipe dream" that they'll ever give up their nukes. (
  • They are standard issue for all major celebrations in North Korea. (
  • North Korea, formerly designated a state sponsor of terrorism by the United States, emerged as a nuclear-armed enigma under the dictatorship of Kim-Jong Il. (
  • North Korea maintains nearly 6,000 artillery systems within range of major South Korean population centers. (
  • Moon's North Korea Vision Up in Smoke? (
  • Nonetheless, Washington should strive to learn as much as possible about someone who could become the leader of a nuclear-armed North Korea. (
  • January1951, China had pushed all the UN troops as well as the South Korean troops out of North Korea. (
  • After 3 years of fighting, the border between North and South Korea still lay close to the 38 th parallel, where it was before the war started, and approximately 5 million soldiers and civilians had died. (
  • In North Korea, the Communist dictator Kim Il Sung established collective farms. (
  • The result will be very important and if the Scots do vote to become independent, then North Korea will be prepared to respond to that," he said. (
  • North Korea is rich in natural resources and we like the taste of Scotch whisky, so we can be beneficial to each other. (
  • The name Korea is now commonly used in English contexts by both North and South Korea. (
  • Whatever we get from North Korea, we can expect to pay for in full. (
  • Since 1998, South Korea had deployed 124 new amphibious landing vehicles to bolster its defenses against North Korea as well as replace its aging Marine Corps fleet. (
  • North Korea has criticised previous deployments as preparation for invasion and nuclear war. (
  • To most Americans, North Korea is a faraway "gulag state" run by an unpredictable dictator threatening the world with nuclear weapons. (
  • For these reasons, North Korea matters to me. (
  • But speaking out and pressuring North Korea on its human rights abuses is not merely a means to an end. (
  • But we cannot claim that we didn't know about the horrendous human-rights abuses in North Korea. (
  • North Korea matters for security concerns. (
  • South Korea is bright, North Korea is dark. (
  • This amazing image is included in the standard US Department of Defense briefings on North Korea. (
  • Kaesŏng , city, southwestern North Korea . (
  • After the war, Kaesŏng was included in North Korea. (
  • Financed and managed for the most part by South Korea, it was planned during a period of warming North-South relations in the late 1990s, and construction began in 2003. (
  • South Korean factory owners and workers at a rally near P'anmunjǒm, a village in the demilitarized zone, protesting against a monthslong work stoppage at the countries' joint industrial complex at Kaesǒng, North Korea, August 7, 2013. (
  • North Korea acceded to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT) in 1985. (
  • Unggi , city, extreme northeastern North Korea . (
  • After North Korea gained independence, however, Unggi declined in importance as Ch'ŏngjin, to the south, was developed instead. (
  • North Korea covers about 55 percent of the peninsula's land area. (
  • In the past year, North Korea came under international criticism when details of gulag-like prisons leaked out from defectors. (
  • The stamp depicts Scott North Korea #2305a which shows a tortoise ship. (
  • Sheet of four stamps identical to the booklet pane from the "waterfall" booklet issued on the same date (Scott North Korea 4309 var. (
  • One of the individual stamps w/ a turtle from either Scott North Korea #4309 or #4309var. (
  • Scott does not list the booklet so it is described here as 4309 var (variety) because the booklet pane is so similar to Scott North Korea #4309 (just lacking the colored margin and the word "Animals" in the upper margin). (
  • Individual stamp w/ stone turtle from Scott North Korea #4466. (
  • Raking in $1 million dollars in theaters following its Christmas Eve release, The Interview continues to piss off North Korea . (
  • The impoverished state this week launched an advert on state TV for Taedonggang beer, a tipple it has been quietly brewing since shifting an entire brewery it bought in Britain to North Korea. (
  • Kim Jong Un admitted North Korea lacked modern medical facilities. (
  • There are fears North Korea may proceed with another missile launch. (
  • North Korea fired an intermediate-range missile over Japan into the northern Pacific Ocean on Friday, U.S. and South Korean militaries said, its longest-ever such flight and a clear message of defiance. (
  • NKSC is a defector-led organization that works to empower defectors, promote open information, and advocate for democracy and human rights in North Korea. (
  • Do you work for North Korea Strategy Center? (
  • But Bennett said the most immediate challenge for South Korea, the United States, and other countries would be the massive amount of humanitarian assistance that would be needed to provide food, medicine and other essentials to the North Korean population. (
  • North Korea has experienced severe food shortages for years and a government collapse would exacerbate the problem by crippling the food distribution network. (
  • Hyeonseo Lee is a North Korean defector who now lives in South Korea and has written a book about her experiences. (
  • The US North Korea summit is definitely back on. (
  • Leaders from the North and South Korea meet again on the border for a surprise second summit. (
  • Governor Bill Richardson, who was the former US ambassador to the United Nations and has travelled to North Korea numerous times, and Jean Lee, director of the Korea Foundation Centre in Washington, discuss the historic summit. (
  • Testing times for North Korea? (
  • North Korea says its rocket and artillery forces are on the 'highest alert' to strike the U.S. and other targets. (
  • The US said North Korea has launched a missile. (
  • By threatening the world, these weapons and tests further isolate North Korea, weaken its economy, and deprive its people. (
  • Defying North Korean threats of violent retaliation and 'brutal consequences beyond imagination,' South Korea on Monday staged live-fire artillery drills on an island shelled last month by the North. (
  • A former United States special envoy to North Korea, Mr. Richardson was on an unofficial trip approved by the State Department. (
  • 1) North Korea finally got caught bluffing . (
  • He was speaking as he capitalised on the return of three American detainees released by North Korea. (
  • Follow RT on the relations between Russia and North Korea. (
  • The importance of the cooperation between Russia and North Korea is significant. (
  • Relations and further potential meeting between the leaders of Russia and North Korea are important not only for these two countries, but also for the world community. (
  • The Kremlin has sent a message to North Korea, saying Russian President Vladimir Putin is ready to meet with Kim Jong-un soon and discuss three-way projects with both Koreas. (
  • Not surprisingly, North Korea has wanted a cut of the pie in the form of joint sponsorship of the Olympics. (
  • Is China taking a harsher tone on North Korea? (
  • North Korea has admitted carrying out a third nuclear test, hours after US seismologists detected a 4.9 earthquake in the hermit kingdom. (
  • A Korean-American scholar named Kun A. 'Tony' Namkung plays a significant behind-the-scenes role in exchanges between the US and North Korea. (
  • North Korea is sending out dire threats daily and could carry out a nuclear test. (
  • Why is Google chief Eric Schmidt visiting North Korea? (
  • As intrigue mounts over Google Chairman Eric Schmidt's trip to North Korea, here's the tech and gaming scene that may interest him. (
  • It borders China to the north, Russia to the northeast and South Korea to the south. (
  • Tourist travel to North Korea is only possible as part of a guided tour. (
  • Kim Il-Sung ruled as dictator until his death in 1994, and his son Kim Jong-Il has ruled North Korea ever since. (
  • This does not necessarily mean that the United States would launch a large nuclear attack against North Korea. (
  • Maybe even Japanese cities, if North Korea had enough weapons left. (
  • The scenario this time, with nuclear weapons already being used on both sides of the North Korea-South Korea frontier, would be different, but it could be even more dangerous. (
  • Written with Palin's trademark warmth and wit, and illustrated with beautiful colour photographs throughout, the journal offers a rare insight into the North Korea behind the headlines. (
  • North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (L) shakes hands with President Moon Jae-in of South Korea after becoming the first North Korean leader to step on South Korean soil on Friday, April 27, 2018. (
  • That has sometimes proven the case in South Korea, but it beats the terror and suppression of free speech that exists in North Korea. (
  • We also target posts and sites that support North Korea or praise its leaders, because their number has been rapidly increasing this year. (
  • However, the vast majority of the population does not even know the Web exists (see the North Korea chapter of the 2011 "Enemies of the Internet" report). (
  • Shashank Joshi: Is North Korea looking to start a war? (
  • Though we've always said that North Korea has been a bit opaque to us, in the past we've understood their leadership and the influencers a little better than we do today. (
  • In neighbouring North Korea, state media warned of possible flooding. (
  • Beijing has "total control over North Korea," the U.S. President said in an interview last month with "Fox & Friends. (
  • For decades, North Korea has been the least illuminated of mysteries, the rare insights often stranded without context. (
  • North Korea has conducted underground nuclear tests, frustrating allies. (
  • David Kang is director of the Korean Studies Institute at the University of Southern California and co-author of '"Nuclear North Korea" a debate on engagement strategies, and he joins us today from the studio of NPR West. (
  • CONAN: And Secretary of State Clinton warned today that the U.N. is unhappy about these tests and North Korea will face consequences. (
  • North Korea has to have seen that coming. (
  • Dr. KANG: Well, I think partially they are sending a message to the outside world not to try and take advantage of the instability that's going on inside of North Korea because it's not very clear who is going to succeed the current leader, Kim Jong-Il, and so there's a lot of instability and insecurity within North Korea. (
  • Now that it's not clear how long he's going to rule and particularly who's going to take over, I think there is an increasing incentive inside North Korea for people to show their loyalty as they compete, as they jockey for position, and this is not the time you're going to see a sort of open North Korea. (
  • CONAN: And North Korea in the past has proliferated its missile technology. (
  • What's wrong with this picture: 50 miles north of here is possibly the worst human rights situation, including Christian persecution in the entire world, and here we are in South Korea living a lifestyle that's probably on par with the United States and Europe," says pastor Tim Peters, a missionary in South Korea. (
  • Read an essay by Cara Beale on the morality and necessity of U.S. nuclear warfare and weaponry relations with North Korea. (
  • Tim Stevens, a technology expert at King's College in London, said if North Korea was a source of the attack it was largely symbolic because most of the targets were not critical national infrastructure and the stock exchange was closed at the time of the attacks. (
  • We'll be asking a top Korea diplomacy expert what to make of it all. (
  • After arrival in the Republic of Korea, the swine will undergo a 15 day quarantine and novel influenza A (H1N1 and H3N2v) antigen testing. (
  • Intercountry adoptions to the United States from the Republic of Korea (South Korea) and from the United States to the Republic of Korea (South Korea) are possible. (
  • The Republic of Korea (South Korea) is not a party to the Hague Convention on Protection of Children and Co-operation in Respect of Intercountry Adoption (Hague Adoption Convention or Convention). (
  • Keith Rowe's Order of Battle of Republic of Korea - Mr. Rowe's ORBAT, which can be found on Brian Taehyun Kim's Website , is quite literally the best informed presentation on the ROK's Order of Battle. (
  • The AAV7A1 is currently in service with a number of marine units around the world including the US Marine Corps, Royal Thai Marines, Spanish Marines, Republic of Korea Marines and the Italian Lagunari and San Marco regiments. (
  • The KHA later grew into the Republic of Korea Hapkido Association (Dae Han Min Gook Hyub Hoe) with the merging of Ji han Jae's 'Dae Han Hapkido Hyub Hoe', Kim Moo-Hong's 'Han Gook Hapkido Hyub Hoe' (Korean Hapkido Association) and Myung Jae Nam's 'Han Gook Hapki Hoe' (Korean Hapki Association) in 1973. (
  • After surviving invasions by Japan at the end of the 16th century and the Manchus of East Asia in the early 17th, Korea chose to limit its contact with the outside world. (
  • In 1945, the Soviet Union and the United States agreed on the surrender of Japanese forces in Korea in the aftermath of World War II, leaving Korea partitioned along the 38th parallel. (
  • For his research achievements in energy conversion & storage materials, he was elected as a TWAS(Academy of Science for Developing Worlds) Young Affiliate for the first time in South Korea, and awarded the International Collaboration Award of Australian Research Council-2010, World Premier Materials Technology Award of the Ministry of Knowledge Economy of Korea-2012. (
  • Now, with a year to go until the Paralympic Winter Games in South Korea, British athletes are currently competing around the world to land a place in Team GB. (
  • Winning the right to host the 1988 summer Olympics was quite a coup for South Korea, a nation undergoing a big economic spurt and eager to prove its mettle to the rest of the world. (
  • The Korea Hapkido Federation is the largest, wholly hapkido, governing body for the Korean martial art of hapkido in the world. (
  • Shortly after Bosung College was established, the "Korea-Japan Protocol" was signed, and Lee Yong-Ik, founder of Bosung College, went into exile to lead the resistance movement against Japan. (
  • Shares rose in Japan and Australia, but fell in Hong Kong, South Korea and Shanghai. (
  • In 1910, Korea was annexed by Japan. (
  • The targets would be in South Korea, of course, but probably also American bases in Japan. (
  • Partiet var tilhenger av markedsøkonomi og frihandel , entreprenørskap , økonomisk utvikling i samarbeid med chaebolene , reduksjon i skattenivå, byråkrati og offentlige utgifter og en styrket allianse med USA , Japan og andre vestlige land. (
  • I utenrikspolitikken ønsket partiet en større tilnærming til USA, Japan og Vesten forøvrig, i hovedsak gjennom militært og økonomisk samarbeid, [8] samtidig som landet skulle distansere seg fra Russland og Kina. (
  • Asia Society Korea hosted a virtual roundtable discussion with Gen. Brooks, Nemo Kim, Mitchell Moss and Angela Naimou, to share views about the ongoing social and global issue of racism. (
  • Asia Society Korea presents a special webcast showing how to make the Korean soul food Kimchi, featuring U.S. Ambassador Harry Harris and a famous Chef 'Big Mama' Hye Jung Lee. (
  • Asia Society Korea and Asia Society Southern California co-hosted a live webinar, discussing the success of global K-pop superstars like BTS, the expanding influence of South Korean soft power, and more. (
  • It would be the first summit between the leaders of the two Koreas in more than a decade. (
  • Less than a decade later, South Korea has a thriving publishing industry, highly conspicuous at Bologna both this year and last, with a large and active rights-buying "army. (
  • This began to change in the late 19th century, when Western powers like Britain, France and the United States made efforts to open trade and diplomatic relations with Korea, with little success. (
  • A nuclear war over Korea would be a much smaller catastrophe, perhaps involving a few million deaths - unless China got drawn in. (
  • This is one man's humble attempt at trying to make some sense out of finding teaching jobs and preparing for life (and culture shock) in Korea. (