Thursday, 25 May 2017

Singapore News

  • NUS scientists discover the switch that makes breast cancer cells aggressive

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: A team of scientists from National University of Singapore (NUS) has established novel insights into the relationship between breast cancer tumour intracellular redox environmen...Read more

  • "Prevalence of COPD in Asia is similar to western countries"

    Singapore |  Influencers | By Amrita Tejasvi | 0 Comment

    GlaxoSmithKline and biopharmaceutical company, Innoviva, have concluded Salford Lung Study (SLS), a Phase IIIb multi-centre, open label randomised controlled trial designed to evaluate the ...Read more

  • ICH GCP Guidelines Amendments (R2) 2016

    Singapore |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    The International Conference on Harmonization of Good Clinical Practice Guidelines, also known as ICH GCP, must be adhered to in US, EU and Japan. However, if an organisation intends to mar...Read more

  • Point of Care technology to combat diabetes

    Singapore |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

      It's been widely recognized that biomedical research has an impact that could affect millions both locally and globally, so much so that it was identified as the fourth pillar of econom...Read more

  • Singapore develops oral-anti-diabetic drug

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Singapore has completed phase I clinical trial of an oral-anti-diabetic drug developed by Department of Pharmacology of the NUS Yong Loo Lin School of medicine (NUS Medicine) tog...Read more

  • GSK launches OTC allergy drug Zyrtec-R

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: GlaxoSmithKline has launched Zyrtec-R Tablet over-the-counter (OTC medicine) that replaces Zyrtec, allowing consumers to get rapid and non-drowsy allergy relief without the need ...Read more

  • DHL invests SGD 140mn in Singapore

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: DHL Express has launched S$140 million (€85 million) DHL South Asia Hub, a 24-hour express hub facility located within Changi Airfreight Centre (CAC) at Singapore Changi Ai...Read more

  • Asia Pacific MedTech Forum concludes in Singapore

    Singapore |  News | By Amrita Tejasvi | 0 Comment

    Asia Pacific has huge potential to drive smart healthcare market but the region has its own challenges, remarked Dr. Axel Baur, Senior Partner, Mckinsey, Tokyo at the recently held Asia Pac...Read more

  • "We are looking to collaborate with visionary research institutes to develop new methods of discovering cancer"

    Singapore |  Influencers | By Amrita Tejasvi | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Waters Corporation recently collaborated with Bioprocessing Technology Institute (BTI), a research institute within Singapore's Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STA...Read more

  • Neem may reduce prostate tumour: NUS Study

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: A team of international researchers led by Associate Professor Gautam Sethi from the Department of Pharmacology at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine at the National University ...Read more

  • Pharma logistics call for integrated approach

    Singapore |  Analysis | By Amrita Tejasvi | 0 Comment

    Dubai: Pharma cold chain logistics market is estimated to be USD12.6 billion in 2016. Emirates SkyCargo is Dubai's most recognized cargo operator that shipped close to 11,000 tonnes of phar...Read more

  • BIOTRONIK plans to invest SGD30 mn in Singapore

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Germany based developer of cardio and endovascular medical technology, BIOTRONIK, has launched a new manufacturing facility in Singapore to manufacture hybrid drug-eluting corona...Read more

  • Dengue vaccine now available in Mexico

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Dengvaxia, the dengue vaccine by Sanofi Pasteur, is now available in private healthcare clinics of Mexico for vaccination of individuals 9 to 45 years of age. "Dengue is a major...Read more

  • Scientists at NUS finds RNA's role in gastric cancer

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: A team of researchers from the Cancer Science Institute of Singapore (CSI Singapore) at the National University of Singapore (NUS) has found that changes in ribonucleic acid (RNA...Read more

  • Singapore develops new protein to alter DNA in living cells

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Researchers in Singapore have developed a new protein that can alter DNA in living cells with much higher precision than current methods. The ability to alter DNA accurately wil...Read more

  • IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics expands in Singapore

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics has launched a new branch focused on supporting improved health outcomes across Asia. Based in Singapore, the team will forge relationshi...Read more

  • Asian nations at risk as Singapore scrambles to contain Zika

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: With 151 confirmed cases in Singapore, Zika is clearly wreaking havoc in the Asian nation. According to a joint release by the Ministry of Health (MOH) and the National Environme...Read more

  • Waters collaborates with A*star to expand biomarker discovery

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Waters Corporation has collaborated with Bioprocessing Technology Institute (BTI), a research institute within Singapore's Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), t...Read more

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