Thursday, 02 April 2020

BioTech News

  • AstraZeneca sells cancer management subsidiary

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

    Singapore: AstraZeneca completed the previously indicated sale of the assets of its subsidiary, Aptium Oncology. Aptium Oncology provided outpatient oncology management and consulting serv...Read more

  • AtCor wins $1.1 mn contract for SphygmoCor system

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 Aug, 2012

    Singapore: Australian firm AtCor Medical, a developer and marketer of the SphygmoCor system that measures central aortic blood pressures and arterial stiffness noninvasively, has signed a ...Read more

  • US firm Gevo to produce cellulosic isobutanol in Malaysia

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 09 Aug, 2012

    Singapore: Malaysian government's East Coast Economic Region Development Council (ECERDC), Malaysian Biotechnology Corp (BiotechCorp) and the State Government of Terengganu have signed coll...Read more

  • BioTime director passes away

    BioTech |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 27 Nov, 2012

    Singapore: Mr Abraham (Barry) E Cohen, member of BioTime's board of directors, passed away at the age of 76. BioTime is a US-based company, focused on biomedical research and product develo...Read more

  • Agilent, Korean Univ study sugars to combat cancer

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 01 Apr, 2013

    Singapore: Agilent Technologies and Korea's Chungnam National University have taken initiatives to further research in glycomics, which is the study of complex sugars, in order to develop b...Read more

  • AB Sciex launches next-gen TripleTOF 5600 System

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

    Singapore: Life science analytical technologies company, AB Sciex, has launched the second generation TripleTOF 5600 System. The new TripleTOF 5600± System delivers new innovation for biom...Read more

  • GE launches super-fast cell imager

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

    Singapore: GE Healthcare Life Sciences has launched IN Cell Analyzer 2200 for super-fast and sensitive high-content cell imaging. GE's new analyzer is a high-speed, flexible, modular imagi...Read more

  • PerkinElmer's protein therapeutics platform is out

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

    Singapore: PerkinElmer launched JanusBioTx Pro automated workstation for improved process development of protein therapeutics. Designed for high throughput and small scale protein purificat...Read more

  • HSA regulatory conference under way in Singapore

    BioTech |  Regulatory | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Jan, 2013

    Singapore: Health Sciences Authority (HSA), which is the national regulator for health products in Singapore, inaugurated the Asia Regulatory Conference 2013 in the island nation for the fi...Read more

  • Takeshi Yura is AMRI Asia discovery VP

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: Dr Takeshi Yura has been promoted by AMRI to the position of vice president of discovery and development services, Asia. Dr Yura will report directly to Dr Thomas E. D'Ambra, cha...Read more

  • Sanofi US pays $109 mn to settle Hyalgan case

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

    Singapore: Sanofi US entered into a settlement agreement with the US Attorney's Office, District of Massachusetts, US Department of Justice and multiple states and resolved all claims arisi...Read more

  • Taiwan: Fosters global partnerships

    BioTech |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 May, 2013

    A small island country, Taiwan, has implemented policies that indicate its seriousness towards elevating its bioscience industry. Recently, Taiwan inaugurated biotech development consortium...Read more

  • APAC stem cell therapy market to reach $972mn in 2018

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 01 Jan, 2013

    Singapore: A new study by Reports and Reports predicted that the stem cell therapy market in Asia Pacific (APAC) will grow in value from $545 million in 2012 to $972 million in 2018, at a c...Read more

  • Agilent takes steps to empower Korea women

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 May, 2014

    Singapore: Biotechnology supplier company, Agilent Technologies is taking initiatives to support women scentists in Korea by forming a partnership with the Center for Women in Science, Engi...Read more

  • Personal genomics to empower India

    BioTech |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Jun, 2012

    Personal genomics has the potential to revolutionize prognosis and treatment of diseases. Availability of a technology that can screen genetic information of a person and inform which dise...Read more

  • ImmunoReagents appoints new distributors in Korea, India

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

    Singapore: ImmunoReagents, a manufacturer of high quality polyclonal antibodies used by researchers, pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, has appointed Sungwoo Life Sciences as its n...Read more

  • Combating infectious diseases with innovative weapons

    BioTech |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Jul, 2012

    The vision at CrystalGenomics is to discover and develop truly novel therapeutics in different disease areas where there are high unmet medical needs. One of these focus areas is infect...Read more

  • BGI-Shenzhen gets clearnace from NDRC for BGI's acquisition

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Apr, 2014

    Singapore: BGI-Shenzhen and Complete Genomics have obtained clearance from the National Development and Reform Commission of the People's Republic of China regarding BGI's proposed acquisi...Read more