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The New Cancer Institute
A cancer research institute has been established in Tokyo, in the Imperial University Medical Department. The institute is to have a research department and a hospital, and Professor Nagayo of the university is to be the director. After 1933, the government will bear a part of the expense, for this work is regarded as most important.
Cholera in Shanghai
According to the report by Dr. Wulien-Teh there occurred in Shanghai, during the week ended July 16, 318 new cases with 16 deaths among the Chinese, and 4 cases with 1 death among the foreign residents. The total number of cases in the first outbreak was 1,655, with 98 deaths; 24 cases and 8 deaths occurred among the foreign residents. For the week ended July 23, 411 new cases and 36 deaths were reported, bringing the total number of cases among the natives to 2,066.
JAPAN. JAMA. 1932;99(16):1370. doi:10.1001/jama.1932.02740680066027