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Singapore News

  • Austrianova creates new pancreatic cancer models

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Jul, 2012

    Singapore: Austrianova Singapore has created a mouse model that mimics human pancreatic cancer. This research has been published in the peer-reviewed online, open access journal PLoS One. T...Read more

  • Lab-on-chips usher in an era of shrinking labs

    Singapore |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 06 Dec, 2012

    Gone would be the days when patients will have to walk-in to their pathologists for diagnosis of a disease and wait for several weeks to get the result for tests conducted by conventional m...Read more

  • Austrianova's trial data proves efficacy

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Oct, 2012

    Singapore: Singapore-based Austrianova presented additional safety and efficacy data from a second phase II pancreatic cancer clinical trial at the International Society for Cell and Gene T...Read more

  • Austrianova subsidiary to run from Thai Science Park

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 13 Mar, 2014

    Singapore: Austrianova's wholly owned Thai subsidiary established in 2013 is moving its operation base to Thailand Science Park (TSP) for laboratory and office space. TSP is a state of the...Read more

  • BioPharma Asia: Quintiles wins 'Best CRO in Asia' Award

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Mar, 2014

    Singapore: Quintiles was awarded the Best CRO in Asia at 2014 BioPharma Asia Industry Awards held during BioPharma Asia Convention in Singapore. The award recognizes the contract research ...Read more

  • Thermo Fisher Scientific to support research in NUS

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 Apr, 2014

    Singapore: Thermo Fisher Scientific and National University of Singapore (NUS) have entered into a strategic alliance to advance basic and applied research in Singapore for future discoveri...Read more

  • Amaranth gets $20 mn from DCP Management

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 08 Oct, 2013

    Singapore: Singapore-based Amaranth Medical, a privately-held medical device company, has closed $20 million series B financing led by new investor DCP Management, Singapore. Existing inve...Read more

  • AITbiotech PCR assay gets first-ever CE in S. Asia

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Jan, 2013

    Singapore: AITbiotech, a leading molecular diagnostic and genomic services provider in Singapore, has secured CE-IVD mark certification for its abTES Flu 4-Plex and abTES MTB real-time PCR ...Read more

  • APAC witnesses boom in biotech investment: GlobalData

    Singapore |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 07 Mar, 2014

    Singapore: Asia-Pacific (APAC) region is experiencing a significant boom in the volume of private equity (PE) and venture capital (VC) investments in biotechnology, with investors looking t...Read more

  • Singapore's first flu vaccine clears phase I trial

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Jan, 2014

    Singapore: Influenza vaccine (gH1-Qbeta) developed by Singapore's Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) and Switzerland's Cytos Biotechnology has met its primary end point fo...Read more

  • HistoIndex sets new standards in fibrosis diagnosis

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 Mar, 2012

    Biopsy has been used as a gold standard for determining the extent of liver disease. But this method has its limitations and many times it fails to provide critical information about the se...Read more

  • A*STAR pinpoints genetic changes that cause cancer

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 01 Aug, 2012

    Singapore: Researchers at the Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology (IMCB), A*STAR, Singapore, have successfully devised a fast and cost-saving way to uncover genetic changes that have a ...Read more

  • TechInnovation 2013 kicks off in Singapore

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 25 Sep, 2013

    Singapore: Industry-technology matching event TechInnovation 2013 kicked off in Singapore on September 24 to enhance innovation in Singapore-based industries through collaborations and part...Read more

  • Biopharma cold chain will hit $2.58 bn: FedEx APAC VP

    Singapore |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Feb, 2014

    From a pan-Asia perspective, the biopharma cold chain logistics market alone is projected to grow 66.5 percent to $2.58 billion by 2017. Taking an even broader perspective, the cold chain l...Read more

  • A*Star, University of Leeds sign medtech MoU

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 31 May, 2013

    Singapore: Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology (SIMTech), a research institute of the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), and University of Leeds, UK, have ink...Read more

  • Now analyze genome on mobile app

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 25 Sep, 2013

    Singapore: PathGEN Dx today announced it has added the PathSEQ Virome application to Illumina's BaseSpace Apps, Illumina's dedicated applications store and informatics community dedicated t...Read more

  • A*Star, Max Planck make stem cell breakthrough

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: Scientists at A*STAR's Genome Institute of Singapore (GIS) and the Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics (MPIMG) in Berlin (Germany) have discovered a molecular network in ...Read more

  • Singapore eye hospital, Bayer raise AMD awareness

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 01 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: Singapore Eye Research Institute (SERI) and Bayer HealthCare are urging on earlier diagnosis and treatment of age-related macular degeneration (AMD), the most common cause of irr...Read more



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