China-AsiaStocks com Reports on Healthcare Opportunities in China; Western and Traditional Medicine

Released on: February 4, 2008, 11:05 am

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Industry: Pharmaceuticals

Press Release Summary: Benda Pharmaceutical Capitalizes on Accelerated Healthcare
Spending in China and Growing Opportunities for Gendicine Cancer Treatment

Press Release Body: POINT ROBERTS, Wash., Delta B.C., February 4, 2 008 -, an investor and industry portal focused on the China-Asia
sector within, reports on the growing Chinese healthcare market
opportunities, with focus on featured company, Benda Pharmaceutical
Inc.(OTCBB:BPMA). The globalization and blending of western and traditional medicine
is a growing trend, prevalent in China but also on the rise in North America.

Benda Pharmaceutical is a China-based pharmaceutical company producing both
Gendicine, the world's first commercialized gene therapy medicine for the treatment
of cancer, and traditional Chinese and conventional medicines. The company recently
launched a new investor video to provide investors insight
into the Benda and Gendicine investment opportunity.

The company video showcases key investment facts, including revenue growth from
$15.9 million in 2006, to projected revenue of $56 million in 2008. Healthcare
spending in China is anticipated to grow to $323 billion by 2025 and is a driving
force in Benda's projections. Recent announcements by the Chinese government to
attempt to tighten control of costs for medical services and drugs heighten
awareness to the growing issue.

The rapidly growing healthcare market in China, with an aging and more affluent
population, will incite new entrants and new technologies. To be competitive,
technologies and products will need to prove claims and meet regulatory standards.
According to Benda's video, the company's cancer treatment technology is 340% more
effective than traditional treatments.

Other public companies capitalizing on the China healthcare opportunity include
Beijing Med-Pharm Corporation (Market, News ), a pharmaceutical marketing and
distribution company that is building a proprietary portfolio of branded
pharmaceutical and healthcare products in China.
Linkwell Corporation (Market, News ) develops, manufactures, and distributes
disinfectant healthcare products in China, estimated at $6.25 Billion, according to
recent press from the company.

Other Biotech Companies competing for the cancer treatment market in China include
BioSphere Medical, Inc. (Market, News), a medical device company that uses
bioengineered microspheres to treat uterine fibroids, hypervascularized tumors, and
vascular malformations by a minimally invasive, image-guided medical procedure
called embolotherapy. The company announced the Medical Device Department of the
State Food and Drug Administration of the People's Republic of China has approved
BioSphere's Embosphere Microspheres for clinical use for vascular embolizations,
arteriovenous malformations, hypervascularized tumors, and symptomatic uterine
fibroids and expects to begin shipments of Embosphere Microspheres to China in the
first quarter of 2008.

According to a Decision Resources report published in 2007, pharmaceutical and
healthcare industry analysts predict that the Chinese hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC;
the most prevalent type of primary liver cancer) market will quadruple between 2006
and 2011.CELSION CORPORATION (Market, News) recently announced that its application
for a Special Protocol Assessment (SPA) for its Pivotal Phase III Primary Liver
Cancer trial has been agreed to by the US Food and Drug Administration, to
demonstrate the efficacy of Celsion's proprietary chemotherapeutic, ThermoDox, in
combination with radiofrequency ablation as a first line treatment of primary liver
cancer. The study will incorporate about 40 clinical sites in North America, Italy,
China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Korea, and is planned to enroll 600 patients.

For investors researching the sector, Investor Ideas China Asia portal offers a
growing directory of listed stocks as a reference tool. Visit: as well as
Investor Ideas features a biotech portal and stock directory.

Benda Pharmaceutical Inc. is a Showcase Company on Investor Ideas on both the China-
Asia portal and the Biotech portal. Compensation is disclosed in disclaimer below.

About Benda Pharmaceutical, Inc.:
Benda Pharmaceutical, Inc., a China-based pharmaceutical
company, is a pure play on explosive Chinese pharmaceutical spending and the global
search for a cancer cure. Benda produces traditional Chinese and conventional
medicines, as well as Gendicine, the world's first commercialized gene therapy
medicine for the treatment of cancer.

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