Friday, 26 May 2017

Healthcare News

  • Singapore's mobile app to guide insulin dosage

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Many patients with type 2 diabetes who are new to insulin therapy face the daily challenge of not knowing how much insulin to inject at the appropriate time. Part of the reason i...Read more

  • Abbott, BD, Bio-Rad likely to continue dominance in Microbiology testing market

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    According to market research firm Mordor Intelligence, the global market for microbiology testing is estimated to be $3.35 billion in 2016, and is expected to reach $5.77 billion by 2021, g...Read more

  • Multi-blockbuster drugs to drive immuno-oncology market to $34 bn by 2024

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    The company's latest report states that the approval and uptake of immuno-oncology products is set to burgeon due to increased recognition of their long and durable tumor responses, which a...Read more

  • "Must have access to credible information"

    Healthcare |  Influencers | By Amrita Tejasvi | 0 Comment

    How can technology be instrumental and more effective in empowering patients to manage diseases? Technology which can provide educational information to patients in their own language and ...Read more

  • Practo acquires Insta Health

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Practo has announced the acquisition of Insta Health Solutions for $12 million (approx Rs 80 crore). Insta Health, founded by Mr Ramesh Emami, ex-CTO at Wipro Technologies, is a ...Read more

  • Healthcare IT to the rescue

    Healthcare |  Analysis | By Sheetal Sukhija | 0 Comment

    The marriage of healthcare with technology has given birth to one of the top alarmingly booming industries across the world - Healthcare IT. The digital healthcare market today is buzzing ...Read more

  • Study: Zoonotic transmission of influenza viruses

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: A latest research conducted by the scientists at the University of Florida revealed the presence of equine influenza virus in camels. The study elaborated that the influenza A vi...Read more

  • Daiichi Sankyo's tumor treatment gets Breakthrough Therapy Designation

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Tokyo: Daiichi Sankyo Inc and Plexxikon Inc, a member of the Daiichi Sankyo Group, has announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Breakthrough Therapy Designation ...Read more

  • Future of Healthcare in Asia

    Healthcare |  Analysis | By Amrita Tejasvi | 0 Comment

    Healthcare industry is in a period of evolution accelerated by changing demographics and market forces propelled by insurge of healthcare awareness, availability of technology and fast acce...Read more

  • Mr José Almeida is Baxter's new CEO and chairman

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: Baxter International has appointed Mr José (Joe) Almeida as the company's chairman and chief executive officer (CEO), effective January 1, 2016. Almeida will join the company ...Read more

  • Cytori appoints John Harris to manage Japanese clients

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Cytori Therapeutics Inc. has appointed John D Harris as Vice President and General Manager of Cell Therapy, a newly created role to be based in Tokyo, Japan. The role will focus on growth ...Read more

  • MIT, Kyoto researchers invent RNA-based gene circuits

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Tokyo: A joint collaboration between the researchers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the Center for iPS Cell Research and Application (CiRA), Kyoto University, has led t...Read more

  • Algeria reports first MERS death

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: The Algerian health ministry has confirmed the first MERS fatality in the state. The 59-year-old victim had returned from a pilgrimage to Mecca and was  hospitalized for 11 days...Read more

  • “Make biologics in India” slogan reverberates in BIO

    Healthcare |  News | By Narayanan Suresh | 0 Comment

    Philadelphia, 17 June 2015: As nations and various states in the US competed for biotech industry attention at the annual BIO International Convention here, India too was all over the place...Read more

  • Teva, Takeda outline strategies on new business ventures

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Tokyo: Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited have made a follow-up announcement regarding the overview of their new business venture in Japan which w...Read more

  • Cisco report: Focus shifts to telemedicine in India

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Bangalore: Cisco released the Cisco Customer Experience Report focused on healthcare. The findings from the survey conducted globally indicated a growing shift in consumer's expectations o...Read more

  • Orion Health expands into Asia with new Vietnam contracts

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Singapore: New Zealand based healthcare technology company Orion Health has struck strategic deals with major Vietnamese hospitals, thus further expanding and building its presence in the S...Read more

  • Stanford, Apollo sign MoU to decode cardiovascular risk reduction

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment

    Apollo Hospitals announced that it recently signed an MoU with Stanford University for the Stanford South Asian Translational Heart Initiative (SAATHI) related to South Asians and Chronic D...Read more

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