Thursday, 27 February 2020

Singapore News

  • Malaysia appoints standard assessment firm

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: BSI, a global standard assessment company, has been registered by the Malaysian Medical Device Bureau as one of the three Conformity Assessment Bodies (CAB). In this role, BSI wi...Read more

  • India's Bodhi Health Education wins NUS-DBS Social venture challenge

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 12 Jun, 2014

    Singapore: India based healthcare solution provider start-up firm, Bodhi Health Education, is among the winners of DBS-NUS Social Venture Challenge held in Singapore, an Asia-wide competiti...Read more

  • Dr Steven Fang, Clearbridge Accelerator: Industry focus will shift from pharma to biopharma in 2013

    Singapore |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 25 Dec, 2012

    I foresee a number of interesting upcoming trends within the biomedical sector, including a shift from pharmaceutical-based compounds to biopharmaceuticals, as well as the rapid development...Read more

  • What functional roles do CROs play in APAC?

    Singapore |  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

  • A*Star scientists discover new cancer genes

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: Scientists at A*STAR's Genome Institute of Singapore (GIS) have identified genes that are potential targets for therapeutic drugs against aggressive breast cancer. Patients with ...Read more

  • Vela develops genetic tests for H7N9 bird flu

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 11 Jun, 2013

    Singapore: Vela Diagnostics has launched PCR-based Research-Use-Only (RUO) tests for the identification of genetic targets specific to a new strain of bird flu (H7N9), as well as a highly v...Read more

  • Novartis invests over $500 in new Singapore facility

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 31 Oct, 2012

    Singapore: Novartis is investment over $500 million for a new state-of-the-art biotechnology production site in Singapore. The new facility will focus on drug substance manufacturing based ...Read more

  • BSA-CMR Survey: New CRO players emerge in APAC

    Singapore |  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

  • Nose cancer emerges as a potent killer in Asia

    Singapore |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Sep, 2013

    Singapore: Nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) is a rare form of cancer in Western Europe and North America and is emerging as a leading cancer in Southern China and South East Asia, according t...Read more

  • Non-biomarker solution to target cancer

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Mar, 2012

    Early detection, complete cure and curbing relapse are big challenges in cancer therapy. Many biotechnology companies have made huge investments in terms of money and time to device ways in...Read more

  • Scientists find cellular origin of cervical cancer

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

    Singapore: A team of scientists from A*STAR's Institute of Medical Biology (IMB) and Genome Institute of Singapore (GIS), together with clinicians from Boston's Brigham and Women's Hospital...Read more

  • A*Star scientists discover new class of WBCs

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: Scientists at A*STAR's Singapore Immunology Network (SIgN) have discovered a new class of white blood cells in human lung and gut tissues that play a critical role as the first l...Read more

  • BioPharma Asia: Dr Deborah Rathjen wins Life Science Woman Executive of the Year award

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

    Singapore: Dr Deborah Rathjen, CEO of Australia based Bionomics, was awarded the Life Science Woman Executive of the Year award for her contribution to both the biopharma industry and socie...Read more

  • CROs fertile ground for career growth

    Singapore |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 31 May, 2012

            Over the past few years, a significant shift has occurred in the depth and type of relationships that the pharmaceutical industry has with its third party contractors. Fro...Read more

  • Researchers find new link to study brain tumor

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 08 Jun, 2012

    Singapore: A joint study by researchers at the National Neuroscience Institute (NNI), National University of Singapore (NUS), and Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences (SICS), A*STAR, h...Read more

  • Smart Healthcare creates buzz in Asia

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Sep, 2012

    Healthcare Information and Management system society (HIMSS) AsiaPac12 kicked off in Singapore from Sep 17-19, bringing together healthcare practitioners and IT professionals from the asia ...Read more

  • A*Star welcomes its first 9-year-old scientist

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 12 Dec, 2012

    Singapore: The Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (IBN), A*Star, Singapore, partnered with Make-A-Wish foundation, Singapore, (MAW) to make a young girl's dream come true. Ms M...Read more

  • Thermo Fisher opens first-ever DPM plant in Singapore

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Aug, 2013

    Singapore: Thermo Fisher Scientific has opened a new manufacturing plant in Singapore to produce dry powder media (DPM), a crucial cell culture raw material used to manufacture biologics, i...Read more