Tuesday, 20 August 2019

BioTech News

  • Accuray announces first two CyberKnife systems in India

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

    Singapore: Accuray, the premier radiation oncology company, announced that Medanta - The Medicity Cancer Institute, and the Roentgen-BLK Super Speciality Hospital both recently acquired an...Read more

  • Starpharma, Makhteshim enter agro collaboration

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 13 Mar, 2013

    Singapore: Starpharma Holdings and Makhteshim Agan Group announced a collaboration program that will see Starpharma's Priostar dendrimer technology applied to novel crop protection formula...Read more

  • Zoll establishes Japanese subsidiary

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Oct, 2012

    Singapore: ZOLL Medical, a manufacturer of medical devices and related software solutions and a wholly owned US subsidiary of Asahi Kasei, has established Asahi Kasei ZOLL Medical Corporat...Read more

  • Scientists identify new biomarker for cancer

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

    Singapore: Scientists from Singapore have identified FAIM, a molecule that typically prevents cell death, as a potential biomarker to identify an incurable form of cancer in the bone marrow...Read more

  • Australian prof lauds US nanotech use in diagnostics

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 May, 2012

    Singapore: Professor Justin Cooper-White of the Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology spent a week in the US sharing ideas with defence force researchers in Washington ...Read more

  • Novogen to acquire Triaxial for $1.88 million

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

    Singapore: Novogen has agreed to acquire all of the shares of Triaxial Pharmaceuticals for $1.88 million in a combination of the company's ordinary shares and debt based on the achievement ...Read more

  • Our new compund TMC207 will be the solution for MDR-TB'

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

    Tibotec is an international pharmaceutical company, accelerating discovery and development of breakthrough drugs in HIV/AIDS and other therapeutic diseases. Dr Koen Andries, distinguished r...Read more

  • Asia's challenge: Meeting US, EU requirements

    BioTech |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 12 Oct, 2012

    One of the biggest challenges in developing and manufacturing antibodies is proving the equivalence or similarity to the reference product. Antibodies are highly complex molecules with seco...Read more

  • Progress achieved in obesity vaccine research

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

    Singapore: Though still some years away from clinical development in humans, a new study conducted at Braasch Biotech, a US-based company, has shown in mice that a prohphylatic vaccine for ...Read more

  • US, EU, Aussie and Canada together churn $98.8 bn biotech revenue in 2013: EY

    BioTech |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Apr, 2013

    Singapore: Global biotechnology industry rebounded strongly in 2013, with public companies achieving double-digit revenue growth and a sharp increase in funds raised, according to Ernst &am...Read more

  • DynoChem bio-software makes way into China

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 13 May, 2013

    Singapore: Scale-up Systems, a leading provider of process development software to the pharmaceutical industry, entered into a multi-year agreement with ScienView, a fast-growing life scien...Read more

  • Japan approves pioneering stem cell study for heart disease

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Sep, 2012

    Singapore: Cytori Therapeutics announced that a 40-patient, multi-center investigator-sponsored and funded clinical study in Japan using the Celution System has been approved under the Min...Read more

  • A*STAR scientists identify potential drug target for inflammatory diseases including cancers

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

    Singapore: A*STAR scientists have identified the enzyme, telomerase, as a cause of chronic inflammation in human cancers. Chronic inflammation is now recognized as a key underlying cause f...Read more

  • Regenerative Therapy for heart failure enters Ph III Trial

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

    Singapore: Belgian biotechnology company Cardio3 BioSciences (C3BS) has received authorization from the Belgian Federal Agency for Medicines and Health Products (FAMHP) to begin its Congest...Read more

  • Asia has potential in NGS research: Dr Partha Majumdar

    BioTech |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Aug, 2012

    Dr Partha Majumder is a principal investigator representing India in the International Cancer Genome Consortium, focussing on oral cancer as a part of the ICGC activities, particularly the ...Read more

  • RegeneRx Chinese heart patent gets nod

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

    Singapore: RegeneRx Biopharmaceuticals has received a Notice of Allowance of a Chinese patent application for uses of Thymosin beta 4 (TB4) for treating, preventing, inhibiting or reducing...Read more

  • Accelrys to shut plant, slash 12 percent of its staff

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Aug, 2013

    Singapore: Accelrys is going to slash 12 percent of its workforce and is also going to shut down its San Ramon facility in the US. The restructuring of the firm will be completed by the end...Read more

  • Isogenica appoints CTC Lab Systems to tap Japan

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

    Singapore: Isogenica has appointed CTC Laboratory Systems (CTCLS) of Tokyo, Japan, to represent its business in Japan. CTCLS is a leading force in the pharmaceutical research market in Japa...Read more



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