Wednesday, 24 May 2017

Singapore News

  • Amgen to acquire rights of three drugs from GSK

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Global pharmaceutical company, Amgen, has plans to reacquire all of its remaining rights from GSK on Prolia (denosumab), XGEVA (denosumab) and Vectibix (panitumumab) in 48 countr...Read more

  • Sir David Lane to chair advisory board of Aslan Pharma

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Aslan Pharmaceuticals, a biotech company focused on the development of immunotherapies and targeted agents for Asia prevalent tumour types, has appointed four global cancer exper...Read more

  • Scientists use tiniest human protein to heal heart

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Scientists at A*Star's Institute of Medical Biology (IMB) and Institute of Molecular and Cellular Biology (IMCB) have identified a gene encoding a hormone that could potentially ...Read more

  • Asia's lung cancer burden

    Singapore |  Analysis | By Amrita Tejasvi | 0 Comment

    Lung cancer occurs in two types, small cell lung cancer and the more prevalent non-small scale lung cancer. According to oncology specialists' analysis, 85 percent of the lung cancer patien...Read more

  • Mundipharma announces sales and distribution collaboration of ISODINE brand

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Mundipharma and Shionogi has announced a new exclusive sales collaboration contract for its ISODINE brand in Japan. Under the contract, Shionogi will exclusively sell and distrib...Read more

  • Medtronic opens new APAC HQ in Singapore

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Global medical technology company, Medtronic, has opened a new Asia Pacific regional headquarters in Singapore, housing Asia Pacific Service and Repair Centre of Excellence. The...Read more

  • Circadian's new diagnosis tech to be launched in July

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: A novel technology for aiding the diagnosis of Cancers of Unknown Primary (CUP), by Circadian Technologies, will be commercially launched on July 16, 2012, in Australia, New Zeal...Read more

  • Singapore rides high on biomedical research

    Singapore |  Analysis | By Amrita Tejasvi | 0 Comment

    Singapore, a cosmopolitan city state that offers world-class living standards and attracts talent from all over the globe, has maintained its reputation and standard as the top Asian destin...Read more

  • Pfizer testing unit to move to Singapore

    Singapore |  News | By Vipul Murarka | 0 Comment

    Pfizer's 20-person surveillance testing group located in Groton will be relocating to Singapore in 2013. The surveillance testing group is a part of the company's Scientific Laboratory Serv...Read more

  • Mundipharma's Raman Singh listed among top five in global Power List

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Mr Raman Singh, president, Mundipharma Asia Pacific, Latin America, the Middle East and Africa, has been ranked the world's fourth most influential person in the pharmaceutical i...Read more

  • Philips, Singapore to invest in digital health

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Royal Philips and EDBI, the corporate investment arm of the Singapore Economic Development Board, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to jointly invest in select, hig...Read more

  • Aussie anesthetic firm gets patent from 7 nations

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Australia-based Drawbridge Pharmaceuticals has been granted patent for its anesthetic formulation Phaxan in the UK, Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Singapore and South Africa....Read more

  • Inex iGeneScreen Prenatal Test hits Australia

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Singapore's Inex Innovations Exchange, a fetal health diagnostics company, signed a distribution agreement for iGeneScreen Prenatal Test in Australia with Primary Health Care (PH...Read more

  • Singapore, Korea partner to boost innovation in MedTech

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Singapore-Stanford Biodesign (SSB) has inked a three-year pact with Korea's Dongguk University (DU) to train and develop skilled talent in innovative medical technologies. The de...Read more

  • ImaginAb, Singapore Radiopharmaceuticals sign agreement

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: ImaginAb, a developer of in vivo molecular imaging agents based on its proprietary antibody fragment platform, has signed a master service agreement (MSA) with Singapore Radiopha...Read more

  • Singapore, China universities strengthen ties

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    To mark the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Singapore and the People's Republic of China (PRC), three universities from each country signed three Memoranda of Understanding...Read more

  • A*Star scientists find growth behaviour of brain cancer cells

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Researchers at the Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (IBN) of A*STAR have demonstrated that the cell microenvironment plays an essential role in the growth of brain ...Read more

  • Biobot Surgical builds on robotics

    Singapore |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    To overcome the limitations of minimally-invasive surgery and to enhance the capabilities of surgeons, late Prof Ng Wan Sing, founder and head of the Computer Integrated Medical Interventio...Read more

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