Monday, 23 September 2019

China News

  • China: GSK used sexual bribery to boost sales

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: The police in China have made it official that four senior Chinese executives of GlaxoSmithKline have been detained after investigations.  Announcing the list of proof gathered...Read more

  • International consortium sequences tomato genome

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 01 Jun, 2012

    Singapore: The Tomato Genome Consortium (TGC), which is a group of over 300 scientists from 13 countries sequenced the genomes of the domesticated tomato and its wild ancestor, Solanum pimp...Read more

  • China Biologic to report Q2 results

    China |  Company results | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 31 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: China Biologic Products, a leading fully integrated plasma-based biopharmaceutical company in China, will release its second quarter 2013 financial results on Tuesday, August 6, ...Read more

  • Bird flu spreads easily between ferrets, humans may be next

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 May, 2013

    Singapore: Aslan Pharmaceuticals has revealed the results of its phase II clinical trial with Aslan001, a small-molecule pan-HER inhibitor, in gastric cancer. Aslan001 reduced cell prolifer...Read more

  • Charles River to acquire Galapagos at USD 179 mn

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Mar, 2014

    Singapore: Charles River Laboratories is soon to acquire CRO services division of Galapagos, which includes both Argenta and BioFocus, European companies in integrated drug discovery servic...Read more

  • GE Healthcare enters into collaboration with BGI

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 13 Jun, 2012

    Bangalore: GE Healthcare, and BGI, the world's largest genomics organization, have entered into a pioneering multi-year research collaboration in stem cell science. The objective of the col...Read more

  • Medical laser market to reach $8.8 bn by 2018: GIA

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: Technological advancements in laser technology have created a plethora of applications in the medical field, leading to significant rise in the number of procedures carried out u...Read more

  • Temptime expands business in Asia

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 01 Jun, 2012

    Singapore: Temptime, the world leader in time temperature indicators, has opened a business office in Beijing, China, marking a significant advancement in their global effort to improve dis...Read more

  • UPS opens new facilities for healthcare in APAC

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

    Singapore: US-based United Parcel Service (UPS) has expanded its global healthcare distribution facility network in the Asia Pacific region with the opening of three new state-of-the-art fa...Read more

  • BMS partners with Chinese univ for research

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 May, 2012

    Singapore: Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS) has entered into a multi-year strategic partnership with Tsinghua University, Beijing, China. According to the agreement, BMS will provide grants to th...Read more

  • Lai to head LanzaTech China operations

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Apr, 2013

    Singapore: LanzaTech appointed Mr Ken C Lai as VP of its Asia Pacific operations. Based in Shanghai, he will oversee the development and commercialization of the company's gas-to-advanced b...Read more

  • Bribery inquiries rising in China: SPP

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: Chinese prosecutors have received more than 600,000 inquiries about bribery records involving companies or individuals in the first six months, the Supreme People's Procuratorate...Read more

  • Foreign firms in China on high alert after GSK scandal

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: After a series of long drawn investigations that led to scandalous allegations and even more scandalous confessions in full public view, the case of one of the world's largest dr...Read more

  • China bans GSK finance head from leaving country

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: Even as police in China are investigating claims of bribery against the British drug major for bribing doctors with cash and sexual favors, the head of finance of the company in ...Read more

  • Challenge No 3: Policy issues

    China |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 May, 2012

    Government policies are among the major challenges before companies operating in the life sciences sector in the Asia Pacific region. For larger multinationals, policies favouring local com...Read more

  • China detains former Sinopharm VP for corruption

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 Jan, 2014

    Singapore: In a bid to expand the pharma corruption investigations, Chinese officials have detained the former Sinopharm vice president following corruption charges Targeting domestic drug...Read more

  • FDA raps Chinese clinical trials for 'sloppy data'

    China |  Regulatory | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: China offers a cheaper and bigger market for clinical trials, but its sloppy data generation and irregularities in clinical trial procedures has drawn the ire of the US regulator...Read more

  • Kinex will lead Orascovery program in China

    China |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: Kinex Pharmaceuticals and Hanmi Pharmaceutical announced the execution of an agreement for Kinex Pharmaceuticals to lead Orascovery program development in China. This further str...Read more



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