Thursday, 02 April 2020

Singapore News

  • 5 major policy developments of 2012

    Singapore |  Regulatory | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Dec, 2012

    The Year 2012 has seen crucial policy changes in the bioscience industry around the world. These changes that have taken place in 2012 hope to have an impact on the businesses of pharma, bi...Read more

  • Singapore scientists, clinicians collaborate on 8 projects

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Apr, 2012

    Singapore: Singapore has announced 8 biomedical sciences research programmes to advance understanding and treatment of diseases especially prevalent amongst the Asian population. These prog...Read more

  • A*STAR Scientists Discover Potential Drug for Deadly Brain Cancer

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Apr, 2012

    Singapore: A*STAR scientists have identified a biomarker of the most lethal form of brain tumours in adults - glioblastoma multiforme. The scientists found that by targeting this biomarker...Read more

  • Early Hep B treatment effective in clearing virus

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Apr, 2012

    Singapore: Scientists from A*STAR's Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences (SICS), together with clinical collaborators from London, have discovered that children and young patients with...Read more

  • What the future holds for the APAC CRO market?

    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

  • TriReme catheter gets FDA nod for expanded matrix

    Singapore |  Regulatory | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Jul, 2012

    Singapore: TriReme Medical, medical device company with focus on the US and the emerging Asian markets, has received US FDA clearance for an expanded matrix of sizes for its unique Glider P...Read more

  • Report: Taiwan is 3rd best country to invest in the world

    Singapore |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 06 Sep, 2013

    Singapore: Taiwan stands second in the ranking of best investment environment in Asia and third in the world racing behind Singapore and Switzerland, according to a report titled 'Evaluatio...Read more

  • VolitionRx-led consortium gets $1 mn Eurostars grant

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

    Singapore: Eureka Eurostars scheme has awarded around $1 million (€779,493) to a consortium, which is being led by VolitionRx, in order to develop new applications of Nucleosomics bio...Read more

  • Singapore to host Stem Cell Symposium

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

    Singapore: The Stem Cell Society Singapore (SCSS) is holding its 4th Annual Symposium on September 6-7, 2012, at the Biopolis, Singapore. The theme for Symposium 2012 is "Stem Cell Based Th...Read more

  • Singapore injects $27 mn in PatientSafe Solutions

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Sep, 2013

    Singapore: PatientSafe Solutions, a leader in point-of-care patient safety clinical workflow applications, has closed a strategic investment from EDBI, the investment arm of the Singapore E...Read more

  • DHL appoints new CEO for APAC region

    Singapore |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Jun, 2014

    Singapore: Global logistics company, DHL, has appointed Mr Oscar de Bok as chief executive officer for the Asia-Pacific region of its supply chain division. Mr Oscar de Bok was previously ...Read more

  • WEB Biotechnology makes wireless ECG a reality

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

    Electrocardiography (ECG) imaging system with a bulky instrument, tangled with wires may soon become a thing of the past. Singapore-based WEB Biotechnology has designed and developed world'...Read more

  • Multiple organzations join hands to curb fake drug business

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Apr, 2012

    Singapore: US Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) is gearing up its efforts to combat fake medicine circulating in the market and has joined hands with 11 new organizations to strengthen its glo...Read more

  • BioStorage to expand in Asia Pacific

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Jul, 2012

    Singapore: BioStorage Technologies, a global provider of comprehensive sample management solutions for the bioscience industry, including storage, cold chain logistics and virtual sample in...Read more

  • Recycled plastic can kill drug-resistant fungi

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Dec, 2013

    Singapore: Researchers at Singapore's Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (IBN) and California's IBM Research Almaden have discovered a new, potentially life-saving application f...Read more

  • VolitionRx files two personalized medicine patents

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

    Singapore: VolitionRx, a life sciences company focused on developing blood-based diagnostic tests, filed two new patent applications. While the first patent application is an extension of ...Read more

  • Genetic diagnostics companies speed ahead

    Singapore |  Opinion | By Nandita Singh | 0 Comment | 28 Jun, 2013

    The playing field for research and development for genetic diagnostics has been leveled. The landmark decision by the US Supreme Court on June 13, 2013, stating that human genes cannot be p...Read more

  • Cadi expands RFID technology in Korea

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

    Singapore: Singapore-based healthcare technology company, Cadi Scientific, has partnered with Choongwae Information Technology, an information technology leader in Korea's healthcare indust...Read more