Thursday, 02 April 2020

BioTech News

  • India lags behind neighbors on key health measures

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Apr, 2012

    Bangalore: Indians are living longer lives, but illness and disability of a very high order and relatively early death remain severe health care challenges. What should cause concern to he...Read more

  • Gerresheimer net income rises by 22%

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: Gerresheimer, one-of-the-leading worldwide partners of the pharma and healthcare industry, has closed the 2012 financial year with significant growth in revenues and profits. Ger...Read more

  • Experiments in science can one day wipe out humanity

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 May, 2014

    Singapore:Researchers have articulated that controversial experiments with mutant viruses could lead to accidental epidemics. Scientists are altering the natural strains of viruses to stud...Read more

  • Mitsubishi to acquire Medicago at $1.16 per share

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

    Singapore: Medicago, a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing highly effective and competitive vaccines based on proprietary manufacturing technologies and virus-like particles (VL...Read more

  • Genetic Technologies Announces Key Managerial Appointment

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Apr, 2012

    Singapore: Genetic Technologies announced the appointment of Mr. Mark Ostrowski as Senior Vice President Sales and Marketing Molecular Diagnostics. In this role, Mark will be responsible...Read more

  • Eppendorf launches new Mastercycler PCR

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 27 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: Eppendorf has launched a new range of thermal cyclers (PCR instruments) named Mastercycler nexus X1. It provides researchers with increased heating and cooling rates by uniting ...Read more

  • BIO 2014: World's largest Bio Convention

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 01 Jul, 2014

    Singapore: The 2014 BIO International Convention, the world's largest and most prestigious biotechnology event, attracted pioneers and industry leaders from 65 countries worldwide. The th...Read more

  • Bionomics, CTx advance in growth factor research

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

    Singapore: Bionomics joint program with the Australian Partner consortium Co-operative Research Centre for Cancer Therapeutics (CTx) has reached a proof of concept milestone in the discover...Read more

  • Dynex DSX ELISA gets China FDA nod

    BioTech |  Regulatory | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Sep, 2013

    Singapore: Dynex Technologies received approval from China's Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) to market the DSX automated enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) processing system in C...Read more

  • Terumo and Biosensors to sell Nabori DES system

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Apr, 2012

    Singapore: Terumo and Biosensors International announced an extension of their existing licensing agreements, under which Terumo can continue to incorporate BioMatrix technology in the...Read more

  • BASF to launch production line for catalysts required for APIs

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Apr, 2012

    Bangalore: BASF will launch a production line for precious metal-based fine chemical catalysts at the company's manufacturing site in Mangalore, India. These catalysts are important for th...Read more

  • Infosys joins movement against child diarrheal deaths

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Aug, 2012

    Bangalore: Information technology services major Infosys has made a commitment to work with the MDG Health Alliance, the United Nations Foundation, and the Clinton Health Access Initiative...Read more

  • Amgen-Cytokinetics collaboration to include Japan

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

    Singapore: USA-based Amgen, the world's largest independent biotech company, has expanded its strategic collaboration with Cytokinetics to include Japan. In 2006, Cytokinetics and Amgen ent...Read more

  • Breast milk ingredient kills HIV

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

    Singapore: A new research conducted by Dr Angela Wahl and her colleagues at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has highlighted that breast milk is a potent HIV-fighter. Dr Wah...Read more

  • IPDA wants export ban on medicines lifted

    BioTech |  Regulatory | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 06 Jul, 2014

    Singapore: The Maharashtra Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in India has enforced a ban on export of pharma products through parcel posts in February this year. Pharma companies in Mahara...Read more

  • H10N8 strain of bird flu not a threat to humans'

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

    Singapore: The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared that H10N8 strain of the continually evolving avian influenza virus is not a current threat to public health. H10N8 is a descenda...Read more

  • Cancer researcher gets Aus academy's highest accolade

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

    Singapore: Cancer researcher Professor Jerry Adams has won the Australian Academy of Science's most prestigious award for biological sciences, the Macfarlane Burnet Medal. Joint head of th...Read more

  • CCBC completes $50 mn convertible notes financing with Golden Meditech

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Apr, 2012

    Singapore: China Cord Blood Corporation (CCBC), the first and largest cord blood banking operator in China, has successfully completed the previously announced $50 million convertible note...Read more