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Monday, 26 June 2017

Korea News

  • Korea develops drug delivery system using 3D printing

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 24 Feb, 2015

    Singapore: Korean researchers have developed a new micro cello carrier using 3D printing technology for local and sustained delivery of immunosuppressive drugs. The carrier is developed wit...Read more

  • Korean pharma to acquire Danish bio-venture firm

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 29 Sep, 2014

    Singapore: According to sources, Korea-based Bukwang Pharmaceutical is expected to acquire a Danish bio-venture firm, Contera Pharma, which has developed a new treatment for Parkinson's dis...Read more

  • Healthcare delivery revolution in APAC

    Korea |  Analysis | By Amrita Tejasvi | 0 Comment | 30 May, 2014

    Asian countries face the challenge of wide demographics, resource accessibility and disruptive connection between healthcare providers and consumers. Setting examples to overcome the challe...Read more

  • Osong resolves to be Korea's biotech hub

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 03 Sep, 2014

    Singapore: Hosted co-jointly by the Korean government and the Ministry of Trade, the two-day Osong International Bio Industry Exposition is set to kick off on September 16 in Osong. Under t...Read more

  • How to get your drug registered in S Korea?

    Korea |  Regulatory | By Amrita Tejasvi | 0 Comment | 28 Sep, 2012

    The bioscience sector in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region offers ample opportunities for firms that are seeking to grow in the region. However, regulatory approvals often emerge as a bottle-n...Read more

  • Korea takes measures to fight counterfeit drugs

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 29 Apr, 2015

    Singapore: As the number of counterfeit drugs continues to grow, regulatory authorities around the world are increasingly relying on clear identification of products through serialization. ...Read more

  • Free cervical cancer vaccines for poor women'

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 01 Aug, 2014

    Singapore: Ewha Woman's University Mokdong Hospital has announced that it is offering free cervical cancer vaccines for young women from less fortunate households starting in August. This i...Read more

  • N Korea lifts Ebola quarantine

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 05 Mar, 2015

    Singapore: North Korea has lifted its four-month long ban on foreign tourism, earlier imposed over concerns of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. With the epidemic under control, the precau...Read more

  • Aquavit to build a new pharma facility in South Korea

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 24 Feb, 2015

    Singapore: Aquavit Lifesciences recently announced plans to build a new R&D and manufacturing facility in Daegu, South Korea. The company said in statement that the 10,000 square feet f...Read more

  • Korea develops mobile app to combat trachoma

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 03 Sep, 2014

    Singapore: Korea-based Severance Hospital announced that in collaboration with KT Corporation they have developed a mobile app to manage patients suffering from trachoma. The company said t...Read more

  • Crystal Genomics seals a deal with Daewoong pharma

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 11 Feb, 2015

    Singapore: Crystal Genomics, Korean biopharma company, has inked a pact with Daewoong pharmaceuticals to commercialize Acelex in Korea.  Acelex treats acute arthritis and is expected to r...Read more

  • Korea builds stem cell infrastructure

    Korea |  Influencers | By Amrita Tejasvi | 0 Comment | 12 Sep, 2014

    Singapore: South Korea has made strong advancement in stem cell research, through government support and efforts of academy and industry. It is among the few countries producing stem cells ...Read more

  • Hanmi pharmaceuticals inks a $690 mn pact with Elli Lilly

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 20 Mar, 2015

    Singapore: Hanmi pharmaceuticals has struck a deal with Elli Lilly to develop and commercialize Hanmi's treatment for an auto immune disorder. As per the agreement, Elli Lilly will receive ...Read more

  • California health tech company partners with Korea's Yuyu pharma

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 16 Jul, 2015

    Singapore: In a bid to tap the developed and emerging Asian economies, ranging from Indonesia to Japan in east and south east Asia, California-based health technology company Innovation Eco...Read more

  • 3SBio, DiNonA to develop leukemia drug

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 24 Apr, 2016

    Singapore: China-based biotech 3SBio declared that it has signed an exclusive license with DiNonA for the development, production, and commercialization of Leukotiximab in China and the Mid...Read more

  • Celltrion files an FDA application for biosimilar

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 14 Aug, 2014

    Singapore: With biosimilars promising an exponential growth, South Korea's Celltrion has filed an FDA application for Remisma, a biosilmilar of Johnson & Johnson's (J&J) blockbuster...Read more

  • Ybrain, Menisa join forces to treat Alzheimer's disease

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 01 Oct, 2014

    Singapore: France-based Mensia Technologies has announced its collaboration with Korea-based Y brain, which is currently developing the world's first EEG-driven treatment option for patient...Read more

  • What's the stem cell regulatory scenario like in APAC?

    Korea |  Analysis | By Piyusha Chatterjee | 0 Comment | 31 Jan, 2013

    The pioneering work of Nobel Laureates Sir John Gurdon and Dr Shinya Yamanaka on reprogramming adult stem cells has opened new vistas in stem cell research. Many countries in the Asia Pacif...Read more

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