Tuesday, 19 March 2019

New Zealand News

  • LanzaTech chosen technology pioneer by World Economic Forum

    New Zealand |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Aug, 2012

    Singapore: LanzaTech, which provides novel and economic routes to fuels and high value chemicals from waste gas streams, has been named a World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer 2013. Lanz...Read more

  • NZ health IT director: Sharing health info is a hurdle in NZ

    New Zealand |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Aug, 2013

    Mr Graeme Osbourne led to the establishment of the National Health IT Board of New Zealand as its executive chair. He supervised the development and introduction of National Health IT Plan ...Read more

  • LanzaTech collaborates with Indian IOC-DBT

    New Zealand |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 07 Nov, 2014

    Singapore: LanzaTech, a New Zealand-based firm has collaborated with India to convert harmful carbon dioxide emissions into omega-3 rich fatty acids. These fatty acids with their rich benef...Read more

  • Philips appoints new head for Aus-NZ

    New Zealand |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 01 Sep, 2014

    Singapore: In a swift move, Royal Philips has announced the appointment of Mr Kevin Barrow as both Country Manager for Philips Australia and New Zealand, and General Manager for Philips Hea...Read more

  • New Zealand goes all guns blazing on eHealth

    New Zealand |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Jul, 2013

    Aiming at achieving high quality healthcare and patient safety through integration of information and technology (IT) at all levels of healthcare delivery, New Zealand is looking at impleme...Read more

  • Bracket Mushrooms: Prevents Prostate Cancer

    New Zealand |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 May, 2014

    Singapore: Scientists at the Auckland University have explained the goodness of ganoderma lucidum, mushrooms in inhibiting the growth of prostate cancer cells in a study that was recently r...Read more

  • Tech drive demand for 3D medical imaging

    New Zealand |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 12 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: Global Industry Analysts (GIA) announces the release of a comprehensive global report on 3D medical imaging markets.3D imaging represents an advanced technology in the area of me...Read more

  • BSA-CMR Survey: CROs hopeful despite stifled growth

    New Zealand |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Sep, 2013

    The fifth edition of the annual BioSpectrum Asia Pacific clinical research organization (CRO) Survey, which is conducted in association with CyberMedia Research (CMR), yet again identifie...Read more

  • Nexus6 gets $4.6 mn funds for Smartinhalers

    New Zealand |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: Auckland-based medical devices company Nexus6 has secured $4.6 million new investment to support international expansion of its Smartinhaler product range. The financial support ...Read more

  • Asia gets $15 mn donation for better sanitation

    New Zealand |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 Mar, 2014

    Singapore: Last year, the Asian Development Bank created the Sanitation Financing Partnership Trust Fund to help provide safe sanitation to families in Asia's cities and rural communities w...Read more

  • F&P nasal pillows mask to treat sleep apnea

    New Zealand |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Sep, 2013

    Singapore: Fisher & Paykel (F&P) Healthcare introduced the F&P Pilairo Q nasal pillows mask for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). The Pilairo Q has been designed ...Read more

  • Fisher & Paykel expects $63 mn profit in FY 2012-13

    New Zealand |  Company results | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: Fisher & Paykel Healthcare raised its earnings guidance and has introduced a new full face mask range for use in the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). The company n...Read more

  • IIL establishes its subsidiary in NewZealand

    New Zealand |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 08 Dec, 2014

    Singapore: Indian vaccine major, Indian Immunologicals (IIL,) has forayed into the international market by forming a subsidiary, Pristine Biologicals, in New Zealand. The company has set up...Read more

  • Preventing pandemics in South Asia

    New Zealand |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 25 Sep, 2014

    Singapore: New Zealand's Massey University has successfully completed a four year campaign involving healthcare professionals across major South Asian countries, to prevent the occurrence o...Read more

  • NZ funding process is opaque, lacks new medicines

    New Zealand |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Apr, 2013

    Medicines New Zealand is the industry association representing companies engaged in the research, development, manufacture and marketing of prescription medicines in New Zealand. Mr Kevin ...Read more

  • Omega-3 green-lipped mussel extract alleviates joint pain

    New Zealand |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 May, 2012

    Singapore: According to a recent study published in Rheumatologia, the official journal of the Institute of Rheumatology and the Polish Rheumatological Society, PCSO-524, which is an all na...Read more

  • Scientists develop brick-sized, portable DNA sequencer

    New Zealand |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Aug, 2014

    Singapore: Researchers at the University of Otago in New Zealand have developed the world's first brick-sized portable DNA sequencer. Though DNA sequencing plays a major role in diagnosis o...Read more

  • NZ firm to buy Aus pharma wholesaler for $1.1 bn

    New Zealand |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 31 May, 2013

    Singapore: New Zealand-based Ebos Group is going to buy Australia's pharmaceutical wholesaler and distributor, Symbion that is owned by the Zuellig Group. The $1.1 billion deal will help Sy...Read more

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