Thursday, 02 April 2020

BioTech News

  • INVISTA and LanzaTech sign biofuel deal

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 Aug, 2012

    Singapore: World-leading nylon producer, INVISTA, and biotechnology firm, LanzaTech signed a joint development agreement focused on bio-based butadiene. According to the agreement, INVISTA ...Read more

  • Algae.Tec biofuels technology to feature at 2012 ILA Berlin airshow

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

    Singapore: Sourcing sustainable aviation biofuels at-scale is a major theme at this year's ILA Berlin Airshow and its dedicated Alternative Aviation Fuels Pavilion, designed to showcase th...Read more

  • Science Academy welcomes biomedical research commitment

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

    Singapore: The Australian Academy of Science has welcomed the Federal Government's announcement of the medical research grants awarded by the National Health and Medical Research Council fo...Read more

  • Viralytics receives $1.4 mn R&D tax concession

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

    Singapore: Viralytics has received $1.467 million from the Australian Taxation Office for a research and development tax concession relating to the financial year to June 2012. This is gr...Read more

  • Tamoxifen found to reduce second breast cancer

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 Aug, 2013

    Singapore: A latest research has shown that taking the drug tamoxifen is found to sharply reduce the risk of getting a second breast cancer among those women who carry either of the breast ...Read more

  • QIAGEN gets SFDA's nod for careHPV Test

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

    Singapore: QIAGEN announced that China's State Food and Drug Administration (SFDA) has approved QIAGEN's careHPV Test and instrument platform. The careHPV Test is the first molecular diagn...Read more

  • Stem cell therapy to treat liver cirrhosis

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

    Singapore: A study conducted by Beike Biotechnology Company in conjunction with physicians and researchers at two Chinese hospitals, has highlighted the effectiveness of cord blood-derived ...Read more

  • The future of spine and back surgery

    BioTech |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Aug, 2012

    Many of the new techniques and equipments developed over the past few years for spine surgery have leaned toward the less invasive approach, which is gaining in popularity across the US. Ho...Read more

  • Korean researchers to clone Siberian mammoth

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

    Singapore: Sooam Biotech Research Foundation of Korea has signed an agreement with Russia's North-Eastern Federal University for exclusive rights to study the mammoth remains recently found...Read more

  • First RayStation order from Australia

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

    Singapore: RaySearch Laboratories has received an order for its RayStation treatment planning system from The Radiation Oncology Institute in New South Wales, Australia. The Radiation Onc...Read more

  • Prima BioMed appoints Mathew Lehman as CEO

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

    Singapore: Mr Matthew Lehman will be the new chief exceutive officer of Australia-based Prima BioMed. The company's present CEO, Mr Martin Rogers, will step down on August 31, 2012. Mr Roge...Read more

  • Hyderabad to host BioAsia from Jan 28

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

    Bangalore: The 10th edition of much anticipated annual biotechnology and life sciences platform BioAsia will be held in Hyderabad, India, from January 28 to 30, 2013. The event will be held...Read more

  • New investment fund Verde started in Australia

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

    Bangalore: A new investment fund called Verde has been set up to finance the commercialization of Australia's world leading medical, defence and technology devices. Verde aims to translate...Read more

  • Scil Proteins, Ono collaborate to develop Affilin therapeutics

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

    Singapore: Scil Proteins, a private biotech company specializing in the research, development and production of recombinant proteins, has signed a collaboration agreement with Ono Pharmaceu...Read more

  • Dr Kanyawim Kirtikara: The face of Thai BIOTEC

    BioTech |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 Dec, 2012

    Dr Kanyawim Kirtikara is undoubtedly one-of-the-most important forces to recon within Thailand's biotechnology industry. Her present role as the executive director of BIOTEC allows her to w...Read more

  • AusBiotech joins new Council to represent Australian agricultural biotechnology

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

    Singapore: A joint initiative of AusBiotech, CropLife Australia, Grains Research and Development Corporation and the National Farmers' Federation has launched the Agricultural Biotechnolog...Read more

  • Genetic diagnostics companies speed ahead

    BioTech |  Opinion | By Nandita Singh | 0 Comment | 28 Jun, 2013

    The playing field for research and development for genetic diagnostics has been leveled. The landmark decision by the US Supreme Court on June 13, 2013, stating that human genes cannot be p...Read more

  • BiotechCorp appoints new chairman

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

    Singapore: Malaysian Biotechnology Corporation (BiotechCorp), the organization involved in nurturing biotechnology companies and creating holistic environments for the industry's growth, h...Read more