Sunday, 24 March 2019

Australia News

  • Aussie drug delivery firm raises $19.3 mn

    Australia |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Jul, 2014

    Singapore: Australian drug delivery company, Phosphagenics, has raised $19.3 million via a placement of $16.3 million to institutional and sophisticated investors in Europe, USA, Asia and A...Read more

  • AusBiotech, Hong Kong firm to partner on investment events

    Australia |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Oct, 2012

    Singapore: Biotechnology industry group, AusBiotech and Beacon Events, organiser of the largest resource sector investor event in the Asia Pacific Region called Mines and Money, announced a...Read more

  • University of Sydney makes big takeover

    Australia |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 Jul, 2014

    Singapore: In a bid to ahead a major initiative towards the advancement of fertility research and treatment, the University of Sydney has announced a big take over. It said in an official s...Read more

  • PolyActiva raises US$9.4 mn in Series B venture funding

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

    Singapore: PolyActiva announced today that it has raised US$9.4 million (AU$9.2 million) in a Series B financing round from a consortium of investors including Medical Research Commercialis...Read more

  • Viralytics gets positive prelim data for Cavatak

    Australia |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Nov, 2012

    Singapore: Viralytics, a company listed in the Australian Securities Exchange, has received positive preliminary data in bladder cancer in its collaboration with Professor Hardev Pandha's ...Read more

  • Starpharma's formulation shows improvement in crop protection

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

    Singapore: Starpharma Holdings announced that its new agrochemical dendrimer formulations have shown further improved features compared to commercially available products. Starpharma has ...Read more

  • New South Wales gets Medical Devices Fund

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

    Singapore: New South Wales (NSW) Health and Medical Research Strategic Review has established Medical Devices Fund (MDF) of $5 million per annum to contribute to the discovery and applicati...Read more

  • Ansell, Ramsay enter global purchasing agreement

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

    Singapore: Australia-based healthcare safety solutions provider, Ansell, entered into a multi-year purchasing agreement with Ramsay Health Care, one of the largest private hospital groups i...Read more

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

    Australia |  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

    Australia |  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

    Australia |  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

    Australia |  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

  • Ansell, Ramsay Health Care Enter Global Multi-Year Purchasing Agreement

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

    Singapore: Ansell, a global leader in medical gloves and healthcare safety solutions, has entered into a multi-year purchasing agreement with Ramsay Health Care (ASX: RHC), one of the larg...Read more

  • First RayStation order from Australia

    Australia |  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

    Australia |  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

  • New investment fund Verde started in Australia

    Australia |  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

  • Biodiem gets US patent allowance for antifungal therapy

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

    Singapore: Australian infectious disease therapy and vaccine development company BioDiem has received notice of Allowance of a new US divisional patent from US Patent and Trademark Office, ...Read more

  • AusBiotech joins new Council to represent Australian agricultural biotechnology

    Australia |  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

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