Monday, 29 May 2017

BioTech News

  • Niigata Univ stroke therapy license for Shimojani

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Shimojani obtained exclusive license from Japan's Niigata University for worldwide development and commercialization of an invention that reduces the risk of hemorrhage in acute...Read more

  • Affymetrix, PathGEN Dx sign deal for pathogen detection kit

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Affymetrix and PathGEN Dx, a spin-off molecular diagnostics company founded by researchers from the Genome Institute of Singapore, have signed a Powered by AffymetrixTM (PbA) pro...Read more

  • What incentives is Malaysia offering to biotech firms?

    BioTech |  Analysis | By Narayan Kulkarni | 0 Comment

    Malaysia is attracting companies for all over the world to establish their businesses on its shores. The Government of Malaysia and Malaysian Industry Development Authority (MIDA) offer sev...Read more

  • New Australian facility to translate research into products

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Australian life sciences researchers will now be able to translate their discoveries into commercial products faster with the newly established Queensland Node of the Therapeutic...Read more

  • Astellas, Daiichi Sankyo, Takeda to co-create large Biomarker Database

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Three Japanese pharmaceutical companies Astellas Pharma Inc, Daiichi Sankyo Company Limited and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited have entered into a joint research agreement. It is an ...Read more

  • Vitro Diagnostics, StemGenesis tie up for China market

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Vitro Diagnostics has signed an agreement with StemGenesis for the exclusive distribution of its products in Chinese provinces of Shanghai, Beijing, Tianjin, Jiangsu, Shandong, Z...Read more

  • Cellular launches stromal cell purification kit

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: US-based Cellular Biomedicine is all set to launch 'A-Stromal', a  adipose stromal cell purification kit in China. In addition, they have signed an exclusive license deal for ma...Read more

  • BioNano installs gemnome chip in China, Israel univ

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: BioNano Genomics is installing Irys Systems at Chinese Academy of Sciences in Beijing and School of Chemistry at Tel Aviv University in Tel Aviv, Israel, to run high-throughput c...Read more

  • Fat influences decisions taken by brain cells

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Researchers at Karolinska Institutet, Sweden, identified two molecules that help in the survival and production of neurons in the brain. The study was published in the journal, N...Read more

  • Lab-to-market is a challenge for Aussie researchers

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Australia: Mr David Henderson, MD of UniQuest, which is one of the technology transfer companies in the Asia Pacific region, believes that tech transfer organizations act as the pivotal poi...Read more

  • Hummingbird Bioscience, Sanofi to develop novel cancer therapeutics

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Hummingbird Bioscience, an innovative biotechnology company focused on the discovery and early development of antibody therapeutics, announced a collaboration with Sanofi, a glob...Read more

  • Vaxxas' painless vaccine delivery tech fetches BioSpectrum award

    BioTech |  Influencers | By Amrita Tejasvi | 0 Comment

    Prof Mark Kendall, a scientist at the Australian Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology under University of Queensland, came up with the idea of nanopatch technology in 2003. The te...Read more

  • China's Ascentage Pharma joins hands with UNITY Biotechnology

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: China's clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, Ascentage Pharma, announced collaboration with San Francisco-based UNITY Biotechnology to develop senolytic treatments for age-r...Read more

  • Thai vaccine institute: Our nation needs robust vaccine alliances

    BioTech |  Influencers | By Amrita Tejasvi | 0 Comment

    According to the WHO, Thailand has nearly 520,000 people (aged 5-to-49) living with HIV and AIDS and the country has the highest adult HIV prevalence in South East Asia region. Public healt...Read more

  • Thailand gets new certified rice variety

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Thailand's National Science and Technology Development Association (NSTDA) and the National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (BIOTEC) has developed a new certifie...Read more

  • Avantor appoints new CFO

    BioTech |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Avantor Performance Materials, a global manufacturer and supplier of high-performance chemistries, has appointed Mr. Richard Gaynor as chief financial officer. Mr. Gaynor brings ...Read more

  • Stem cell study reveals potential diabetes cure

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: A research conducted by Australian scientists on stem cells has shown that patients suffering from type 1 diabetes have the ability to make their own insulin thus erasing the nee...Read more

  • New genomes of malaria sequenced, vaccine to follow

    BioTech |  Analysis | By Narayan Kulkarni | 0 Comment

    A group of scientists working in India and the US has sequenced and annotated the genomes of four Plasmodium vivax strains collected from disparate geographic locations in West Africa, Sout...Read more

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