Tuesday, 28 January 2020

BioTech News

  • A*Star artificial liver to speed up drug R&D

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Mar, 2013

    Singapore: Researchers at A*Star's IBN have engineered an artificial human liver piece, which mimics the natural tissue environment closely, to help companies to predict the toxicity of new...Read more

  • Probi's Indian IBS study published in journal

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Aug, 2012

    Bangalore: Both the intensity and the frequency of the key symptoms of Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) declined significantly following ingestion of Probi's bacteria Lactobacillus plantarum...Read more

  • Novozymes to help build bio-refinery in China

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Nov, 2013

    Singapore: Europe-based Novozymes has partnered with M&G Chemicals to supply enzyme technology for glycols bio-refinery to be constructed in China. The bio-refinery will be located in ...Read more

  • Study: Retina developed 'in a dish' from stem cells

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

    Singapore: Scientists funded by the Medical Research Council (MRC) have carried out the first successful transplant of light-sensitive photoreceptor cells taken from a synthetic retina, gro...Read more

  • 3SBio posts 31% revenue growth in Q2 2012

    BioTech |  Company results | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Aug, 2012

    Singapore: 3SBio, a leading China-based biotechnology company focused on researching, developing, manufacturing and marketing biopharmaceutical products, has announced its unaudited financi...Read more

  • Amgen Q2 2012 revenues are up 13% to $4.5 Bn

    BioTech |  Company results | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 27 Jul, 2012

    Singapore: Amgen reported its financial results for the second quarter of 2012. the firm's total revenues increased 13 percent to $4,477 million, with eight percent product sales fueled by ...Read more

  • Japanese stem cell firm ReproCell expands to US

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 09 Jan, 2013

    Singapore: ReproCELL, a Japanese stem cell technology company, has opened the company's first branch and US office in Boston. ReproCELL is the third Japanese life sciences company to have e...Read more

  • LEC gets Aus investment board nod

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Jan, 2013

    Singapore: Lignol Energy (LEC) has applied for and has been granted approval by the Australian Foreign Investment Review Board (FIRB) to increase its ownership in Australian Renewable Fuels...Read more

  • Japanese firm suspends trial of ArQule candidate

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Aug, 2012

    Singapore: Japanese pharmaceutical company Kyowa Hakko Kirin temporarily suspended patient enrollment in an international phase III clinical study evaluating the combination of ARQ 197 (tiv...Read more

  • Japan BIOtech 2013 concludes in huge success

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Jun, 2013

    Singapore: "BIOtech 2013 in Japan", which recorded significant growth both in the scale and the quality, concluded in huge success. It witnessed 603 exhibitors from 25 countries (up from 49...Read more

  • MK Bhan: Biotech is not a business, its a societal tool

    BioTech |  Influencers | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 11 Jan, 2013

    Dr Maharaj Kishan Bhan, former secretary of India's nodal biotechnology agency, is an eminent pediatrician and clinical scientist par excellence. His research in the area of diarrhoeal dise...Read more

  • Volition launches epigenetic immunoassays

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Dec, 2012

    Singapore: VolitionRx, a life sciences company focused on developing blood-based diagnostic tests, launched NuQ, its range-of-epigenetic immunoassays meant particularly for research. The N...Read more

  • Chemo outlives other treatments for cancer

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Jun, 2014

    Singapore: A new research on prostate cancer treatment could upend the earlier practice, said researchers. Studies revealed that chemotherapy was the best possible choice for treating prost...Read more

  • Abbott launches 'OneLab' software to manage lab data

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 12 Jul, 2012

    Singapore: Abbott has launched a web-based, integrated laboratory informatics solution called OneLab. It is a highly-configurable platform that allows labs of any size to standardize proces...Read more

  • Allied sales rise 13% to $3.7 mn in H2, 2012

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 22 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: Australia-based Allied Healthcare has marked a stronger sales with revenues up at 13 percent to $3.7 million for six months ending December 31, 2012, as compared to $3.319 millio...Read more

  • Australia launches nanotech R&D plan

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 07 Dec, 2012

    Singapore: Senator Kate Lundy, the Australian minister assisting for industry and innovation,  has launched Australian Academy of Science's National Nanotechnology Research Strategy. Prep...Read more

  • Singapore pharma to see only 4.4% pay hike in 2014

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 31 May, 2013

    Singapore: A report published by the Hay Group, titled 'Building the Capabilities of the Next Generation Workforce', has revealed that people working in the life sciences and pharmaceutical...Read more

  • Study shows benefits of brown adipose tissue

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 07 Jan, 2013

    Singapore: Joslin Diabetes Center scientists in Boston, US, have demonstrated that brown adipose tissue (BAT) has beneficial effects on glucose tolerance, body weight and metabolism. The ce...Read more



Survey Box

Is 2020 demanding timely action of technology adoption in healthcare?

× Please select an option to participate in the poll.
Processing...   View poll results   More polls

× You have successfully cast your vote.
{{ optionDetail.option }}{{ optionDetail.percentage }}%
{{ optionDetail.percentage }}% Complete
More polls