Thursday, 27 February 2020

BioTech News

  • Serum Institute of India builds cGMP facility

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Jan, 2013

    Bangalore: Pfenex's reagent proteins division announced that its CRM197 manufacturing partner, Serum Institute of India, has commenced the construction of a new large scale cGMP CRM197 pro...Read more

  • ProMetic to get $10 mn equity from Chinese firm

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Jan, 2013

    Singapore: ProMetic Life Sciences has finalized the $10 million strategic equity investment by Shenzhen Hepalink Pharmaceutical pursuant to the terms and conditions previously disclosed on...Read more

  • World's largest cholesterol study finds 21 risk genes

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 Oct, 2012

    Singapore: In the largest-ever genetic study of cholesterol and other blood lipids, an international consortium has identified 21 new gene variants associated with risks of heart disease an...Read more

  • Mesoblast CEO: We have $178 mn cash reserves

    BioTech |  Influencers | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 07 Feb, 2013

    Australia-based Mesoblast is one-of-the-world's leading developer of innovative biological products in regenerative medicine. Leveraging on its unique proprietary adult mesenchymal precurso...Read more

  • CSIR is fueling Indian life science since 70 years

    BioTech |  Analysis | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 21 Nov, 2012

    The Bangalore declaration of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) director's meeting, held during the year 1998, concluded that, "India matters to us, and we want to matter ...Read more

  • Bioplasma World Asia 2012 to be held in July

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 22 May, 2012

    Singapore: Recognizing the region's need to work towards self-sufficiency in plasma products, Bioplasma World Asia 2012 will bring together the Asian and international blood plasma communit...Read more

  • Abexome collaborates with Bioneeds

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Mar, 2013

    Bangalore: Abexome Biosciences, an analytical solution provider to the biopharmaceutical industry and Bioneeds, a leading OECD GLP certified pre-clinical service provider in India, will col...Read more

  • PharmAbcine uses Avacta instrument for R&D

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 08 May, 2013

    Singapore: Scientists at Korean biotech company PharmAbcine are completing formulation and stability studies based on Optim 1000 microvolume protein analysis and characterization instrument...Read more

  • Medistem in collaboration with China firm subsidiary

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 11 Oct, 2012

    Singapore: US-based Medistem has entered into a collaboration with Superview Biotechnology, a subsidiary of Yinhuan Holding from Yixing, China. The joint work will be aimed at using proprie...Read more

  • CHRI issues final termsheet to Herborium

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 06 Jun, 2012

    Singapore: China Health Resource Incorporation (CHRI) issued a final termsheet to Herborium Group and is now awaiting response from the group's board of directors. Mr Steve Weiss, director...Read more

  • Biological E cuts vaccine cost by 30% for GAVI

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 25 Apr, 2013

    Bangalore: The GAVI Alliance signed a supply agreement with Biological E, India, according to which it will receive the latter's five-in-one vaccince for just $1.19 per dose, as compared to...Read more

  • Researchers develop new gene repair technique

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Aug, 2013

    Singapore: Researchers from the Morgridge Institute for Research and Northwestern University have created an efficient way to target and repair defective genes, using human pluripotent stem...Read more

  • Hatchtech appoints Hugh Alsop as CEO

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 12 Mar, 2013

    Singapore: Specialty pharmaceutical company Hatchtech has appointed former Phosphagenics vice president, Mr Hugh Alsop, as the company's new chief executive officer. The appointment follo...Read more

  • Stem cells can be harvested after death

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Jul, 2012

    Singapore: A research conducted by Fabrice Chretien of France's Pasteur Institute, has revealed that some stem cells can be revived to divide into new, functioning cells after laying dorman...Read more

  • Starpharma named Australian company of the year

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Nov, 2012

    Singapore: Starpharma Holdings was named the industry's 2012 Australian company of the year. The Janssen 2012 Industry Excellence Awards were announced in Melbourne at Australia's largest...Read more

  • Petronas joins hands with LanzaTech

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Oct, 2012

    Singapore: LanzaTech, a producer of low-carbon fuels and chemicals from waste gases, and Petronas, the national oil company of Malaysia, will work together to accelerate the development and...Read more

  • Kinex Oraxol IND application gets FDA nod

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 23 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: Kinex Pharmaceuticals has got approval from the US FDA for its Investigational New Drug (IND) application for Oraxol, which allows for oral delivery of paclitaxel when combined w...Read more

  • Ashwin Raguraman: Investors are keen to fund Indian firms

    BioTech |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 31 Oct, 2012

    India Innovation Fund (IIF) is a Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) registered venture capital fund that invests in innovation led, early stage Indian firms. The key focus areas ...Read more