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Meet the woman paving the way for gender-specific medical treatments

Sep 01, 2016 - 6:40 PM

31 year old Heather Bowerman heads Dot Labs a US based startup that believes hormonal differences between men and women merit drugs tailor made for each gender

INSTANT DATA. Heather Bowerman is speeding up hormonal analysis through her startup Dot Labs. Image from Heather Bowerman's Facebook page

On the campaign trail, Bongbong Marcos taps into his father's legacy

Mar 13, 2016 - 3:25 PM

Vice presidential candidate Ferdinand Bongbong Marcos Jr has been visiting places where his father the late strongman Ferdinand Marcos had projects and programs tapping into the debt of gratitude of supporters

Tech visionaries on the world of today and tomorrow

Oct 14, 2015 - 2:29 PM

The innovators behind Facebook Infosys and Baidu among others share their views on emerging tech trends and highlight the human factor that shapes them

TREND SPOTTING. Tech titans discuss how technology will shape the world's future on the 2nd day of the  Forbes Global CEO Conference 2015 (From left): Zhang Ya-Qin, Vishal Sikka, Eduardo Saverin, Gary Rieschel, Forrest Li, Rich Karlgaard. Photo by Alecs Ongca/Rappler

Aquino: No better time to invest in PH

Jun 05, 2015 - 9:29 AM

President Benigno Aquino III tells Japanese businessmen that now is the best time to invest in the Philippines which has shown how much it can achieve in a short period of time under the proper reform agenda

Traffic enforcers train in using breathalyzers

Mar 10, 2015 - 7:40 PM

About 100 traffic enforcers from LTO s regional offices the MMDA the PNP and local government units get to test the Fit 333 breathalysers which they will use starting March 12

SAMPLE TESTS. Deputized officers practice using the breath analyzers ahead of the tests beginning March 12, to be conducted on motorists suspected of drinking and driving. Photo by Katerina Francisco/Rappler

Is it Halal? French start-up develops quick test

Nov 06, 2014 - 9:42 AM

A French start up is hoping to take a slice of the multi billion Halal food market with a device allowing diners to find out within minutes whether a dish contains pork

Image courtesy Capital Biotech SAS