Saturday, 06 June 2020


Singapore News

  • Point-of-care diagnostics is revolutionary

    Singapore |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Dec, 2012

    In 2011, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation rolled out a new grant of $31 million to fund innovation in point-of-ca...Read more

  • Napier expands in Middle East

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

    Singapore: Napier Healthcare, a healthcare technology and services provider, has expanded to Middle East by opening a ce...Read more

  • ASLAN appoints Andrew Howden in director's board

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Feb, 2016

    Singapore: ASLAN Pharmaceuticals, Singapore based biotech company focused on the development of immunotherapies and targ...Read more

  • Premature cancer death needs serious attention

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: 1.5 million lives, which would be lost to cancer, could be saved per year if decisive measures are taken, acc...Read more

  • US CRO appoints new Asia director

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Feb, 2014

    Singapore: US-based Harlan Laboratories, a leading contract research organization (CRO) and research models and service...Read more

  • BSA lifetime achievement award 2013 for George Radda

    Singapore |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Mar, 2013

    The present chairman of Singapore's Biomedical Research Council (BMRC) Prof Sir George Radda has changed the way univers...Read more

  • Hope for COPD: Network Verification Challenge

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 Aug, 2014

    Singapore: The Network Verification Challenge has generated a comprehensive set of biological models relevant to chroni...Read more

  • Novartis partners with TB alliance

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 Aug, 2014

    Singapore: Novartis has partnered with Global Alliance for TB Drug Development (TB Alliance) for compounds to fight tube...Read more

  • NUHS chief gets Singapore President's award

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 11 Nov, 2014

    Singapore: Professor John Wong Eu-Li, currently chief executive of National University Health System (NUHS), Isabel Chan...Read more

  • Amgen unveils new plant in Asia

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Nov, 2014

    Singapore: US-based Amgen enters the Asian market with its new 'next-generation' biomanufacturing facility in Singapore....Read more

  • Singapore researchers get access to AstraZeneca drug compounds

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Sep, 2015

    Singapore: National Health Innovation Centre (NHIC) of Singapore has partnered with global pharmaceutical company, Astra...Read more

  • A*STAR, Japanese bank ink partnership

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Aug, 2014

    Singapore: Singapore's Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) and Japan's Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporat...Read more

  • A*Star monitors drug resistant super bugs in real time

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 07 Mar, 2013

    Singapore: Scientists at A*STAR's Genome Institute of Singapore (GIS) have developed a technique to precisely monitor an...Read more

  • Embryonic stem cells remain a sticky wicket

    Singapore |  Analysis | By Piyusha Chatterjee | 0 Comment | 31 Jan, 2013

    Dr Shinya Yamanaka and Sir John Gurdon's discovery of induced pluripotent stem cells (iPS) has given the world an altern...Read more

  • Urgent need arises for SARS vaccine

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

    Singapore: The World Health Organization (WHO) reported four new cases of SARS-like virus in Saudi Arabia and Qatar, an...Read more

  • Dialysis treatment on-the-go

    Singapore |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 May, 2012

    The destiny of AWAK Technologies was defined in 2006 at the International Society of Nephrology in Los Angeles during a ...Read more

  • Quintiles acquires Encore Health Resources

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Jul, 2014

    Singapore: Global clinical research organization, Quintiles has acquired Encore Health Resources, a health-information a...Read more

  • Takeda initiates Ph3 trial for Ixazomib in Asia

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Jan, 2014

    Singapore: Takeda Development Center Shanghai (TDC Shanghai) and Takeda Development Center Asia has commenced TOURMALINE...Read more