Thursday, 02 April 2020

Singapore News

  • MRI scan minus the acoustic discomfort

    Singapore |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Apr, 2014

    Singapore: GE Healthcare's recently-launched Silent Scan is a revolutionary technology under magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan portfolio that dramatically quietens MRI exams, and is gro...Read more

  • Medical tourism market to reach $32.5 bn globally in 2019: Report

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

    Singapore: The global medical tourism market was valued at $10.5 billion in 2012 and is estimated to reach a market worth $32.5 billion in 2019 at a CAGR of 17.9 percent from 2013 to 2019, ...Read more

  • Nobel Laureate Yamanaka gives lecture at A*STAR

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

    Singapore: A*STAR invited the 2012 Nobel Laureate in Medicine or Physiology, Professor Shinya Yamanaka, to give a lecture at Biopolis under the A*STAR Biomedical Research Council Distinguis...Read more

  • Biopolis marks 10 years of biomedical R&D

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

    Singapore: Biopolis, an international research and development (R&D) centre located in Singapore, is marking the completion of a decade as a world-class biomedical research hub. Opened...Read more

  • SMC Biotech uses sugar to repair bones

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: SMC Biotechnology, a regenerative medicine company focused on developing carbohydrate compounds that enhance tissue regeneration, recently published data in the online journal Bi...Read more

  • Biomaterials market will be worth $88.4 bn by 2017

    Singapore |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Mar, 2013

    Singapore: A new report by MarketsAndMarkets titled 'Biomaterials market and applications - Global forecasts to 2017', estimates the global market for biomaterials to grow at a compound ann...Read more

  • Ayoxxa gets funding, collaborates with NUS

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 Jan, 2013

    Singapore: Singapore-based biotech company, AyoxxA Biosystems received $488,003 (0.6 million SGD) as second closing of the Series A financing round from Germany's KfW Bankengruppe. The inve...Read more

  • BioSpectrum Asia launches 5th CRO survey

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: After four consecutive successful annual surveys on the developments in the clinical research industry, BioSpectrum Asia has now launched the fifth annual survey of the contract ...Read more

  • Start-ups sign agreement for A*STAR technology

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Jun, 2012

    Singapore: Five start-ups, including three from the bioscience sector, have signed licensing agreements with Exploit Technologies, the commercial arm of the Agency for Science, Research and...Read more

  • MEI Pharma to acquire S*BIO's Pracinostat

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Aug, 2012

    Singapore: MEI Pharma, an oncology company focused on the clinical development of novel therapies for the treatment of cancer, has entered into a definitive asset purchase agreement with Si...Read more

  • Logistics demand attention as outsourcing picks up

    Singapore |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 27 Dec, 2012

    The European Medical Agency (EMA) recently raised concerns that since many sources of active substances for life-saving medicines are now wholly located outside Europe, it is of high import...Read more

  • Singapore firm to launch next-gen cancer study device

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 27 May, 2014

    Singapore: Singapore's emerging company Clearbridge BioMedics plans to launch its ClearCell FX System at American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) to be held in Chicago from 30 May to 3 ...Read more

  • Japanese biomedical firm sets up lab in Singapore

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 09 Sep, 2013

    Singapore: Japan-based biopharmaceutical firm, Kyowa Hakko Kirin (KHK) has setup Singapore Translational Research Laboratory (STRL), an international R&D center in Singapore for biomedi...Read more

  • Pharmacovigilance: A strategic opportunity

    Singapore |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 06 Sep, 2012

    For many Asian pharmaceutical companies, pharmacovigilance is a critical component of any drug development program. As product safety continues to receive a high level of emphasis from regu...Read more

  • BioMatrix Technology gets wider reach

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Oct, 2012

    Singapore: Singapore's Biosensors International and Terumo Corporation have extended their existing licensing agreements, under which Terumo may continue to incorporate BioMatrix technology...Read more

  • MNCs boost Asia biologics industry

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 07 Mar, 2012

    Entry of multinational companies has been a big boost to Asia's position in biologics manufacturing, especially with cGMP compliance. Singapore has been way ahead than others in attracting ...Read more

  • Singapore health IT CEO wins ASEAN CIO Award

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

    Singapore: CEO of Integrated Health Information Systems (IHiS), Dr Chong Yoke Sin, has received the Asean CIO Award in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.Singapore's Health Ministry's IT arm, IHiS d...Read more

  • Bayer cancer drug Stivarga gets Singapore nod

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

    Singapore: The Health Sciences Authority (HSA) of Singapore has approved Bayer' Stivarga, the first oral targeted therapy proven to extend overall survival in patients with advanced colorec...Read more