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Saturday, 24 June 2017

Healthcare News

  • Australia announces victory over AIDS

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 14 Jul, 2016

    Singapore: Ahead of the 21st International AIDS Conference, a team of Australian researchers and experts from the Australian Federation of Aids Organisations have made an announcement stati...Read more

  • Roche's Tecentriq may dominate bladder cancer market

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 22 Jun, 2016

    As explored in an abstract presented at the 2016 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) conference, the launch of Roche's recently approved PD-1 immune checkpoint inhibitor Tecentriq ...Read more

  • Da Vita announces appointment of new president

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 11 May, 2016

    Singapore: Da Vita Kidney Care recently announced the appointment of Mr Rehan Khan as the president of the company's kidney care business in Asia Pacific. Apart from leadership roles at Ast...Read more

  • Global cancer treatment market grew to $107 bn in 2015

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 23 Jun, 2016

    More than 20 tumor types are being treated with one or more of the 70 new cancer treatments that have been launched in the past five years, with the sustained surge in innovative therapies ...Read more

  • Luye Medical integrates Australia's Healthe Care to its group

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 05 May, 2016

    Healthe Care, Australia's third largest private healthcare group, officially became a member of Singapore-headquartered, Luye Medical Group Pte Ltd after the AU $938 million acquisition fro...Read more

  • Koreans to wear Zika-proof uniforms in the Olympics

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 29 Apr, 2016

    Singapore: With the international Olympic games alls et to kick off in Brazil this year, South Korea has invented new Zika-proof uniforms for its athletes that are infused with insect repel...Read more

  • Mundipharma's new BETADINE facility to meet regional healthcare challenges

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 13 May, 2016

    Singapore: Mundipharma has delivered another boost to the City State's booming biomedical sector, announcing a planned 7,300m2 facility in Tuas at an official groundbreaking ceremony attend...Read more

  • Nanoparticles: An Asian technology with Taiwan leading the global pack

    Healthcare |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 04 Jul, 2016

    The development of nanoparticle therapeutics is a distinctly Asian phenomenon, concluded a report by Nomura Holdings ─ Japan's most reputed market analysis firm. One of the major co...Read more

  • Global hip, knee reconstruction market to crawl towards $16.5 bn by 2022

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 11 Jul, 2016

    The global hip and knee reconstruction market, which encompasses 39 countries and includes primary, partial, and revision hip and knee replacements, as well as hip resurfacing, will expand ...Read more

  • Cynata, apceth GmbH collaborate on mesenchymal stem cell technology

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 09 May, 2016

    Australian stem cell and regenerative medicine company, Cynata Therapeutics Limited has entered into a worldwide license option agreement with Munich-based apceth GmbH & Co KG for the u...Read more

  • Australia approves Vela Diagnostics' HCV Genotyping Assay

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 09 May, 2016

    Singapore-based Vela Diagnostics announced that the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has approved its Next Generation Sequencing (NGS)-based Sentosa SQ HCV Genotyping Assay...Read more

  • Adimab signs antibody discovery collaboration with Takeda

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 02 May, 2016

    Lebanon's Adimab LLC that discovers human monoclonal and bispecific antibodies has announced a multi-target partnership with Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Ltd. Under the terms of the agree...Read more

  • First South-east Asia cancer care summit highlights plight of patients in the region

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 22 Mar, 2016

    Singapore: Global experts gathered at the Mundipharma Cancer Care Summit to plan how to improve the quality-of-life for cancer patients in Asia. A key focus was the alarming number of peopl...Read more

  • Genotyping market projected to reach $37.1 bn by 2024

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 18 Aug, 2016

    The global genotyping market is expected to reach $ 37.1 billion by 2024 according to a new report by business consulting firm, Grand View Research. The increasing demand for genotyping te...Read more

  • APAC's Alzheimer's market to surpass $5 bn by 2021

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 23 Mar, 2016

    The Asia-Pacific (APAC) Alzheimer's disease market will grow from $3 billion in 2014 to $5.1 billion in 2021, representing a robust Compound Annual Growth Rate of 7.9%, according to busines...Read more

  • Global viral infections market to reach $117.6 bn by 2021

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 18 Apr, 2016

    The company's latest report states that the expanding treatment population, which has resulted from improved treatment options and global initiatives to improve access to treatment for many...Read more

  • 'Taiwan has robust domestic policy to support global innovation'

    Healthcare |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 07 Jul, 2016

    Taiwan is ahead of Singapore when it comes to assessment of how the domestic policies support worldwide life sciences innovation, according to an analysis by Information Technology and Inno...Read more

  • Thailand hospital trials mHealth application

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 09 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: Thai patients will begin receiving SMS appointment reminders direct to their mobile phones as Bangkok's Vibhavadi Hospital commences a trial of New Zealand company Vensa Health's...Read more

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