Jung Won Shin
Jung Won is a reporter based in Seoul covering South Korea, most recently working for PharmAsia News. Her work covers corporate activities in the South Korean pharma/biotech sector as well as government policy and regulatory news. In her role, Jung Won focuses on R&D strategies, clinical development, licensing deals and other major corporate deals and activities in the country's pharma/biotech sector as well as major government measures or regulatory activities in the sector.
Prior to joining Informa, Jung Won worked for Dow Jones Newswires in Seoul, covering stories in various industries and government. Outside of work, she likes to travel and spend time with her family and friends.
Latest From Jung Won Shin
Falling foreign investment and increasing business uncertainties in China could present new opportunities for the Korean biopharma sector, which is stepping up globalization and R&D efforts to seek growth.
At a recent forum in Seoul, SK Group unveiled its biotech investment strategy and noted the next few years could present multiple major opportunities for Korean biotechs.
A recent forum in South Korea heard from a venture capital executive about the changing IPO and financing environment and how bioventures might be able to cope with these changes.
The health-related policies of South Korea's new government and how they may affect the pharma industry were dissected at a recent forum in Seoul.
Scrip takes an infographic look at where South Korea stands in the development of a wide-ranging set of drugs for Alzheimer’s disease and which companies are still in the challenging race.
Hanmi Pharmaceutical’s hopes for AML drug candidate HM43239, licensed out to Aptose Biosciences, are rising amid accumulating clinical data that appear to put the oral myeloid kinome inhibitor on the right track to registrational studies.