Monday, 18 June 2018

Healthcare News

  • Novartis survey uncovers real-world impact of immune thrombocytopenia

    Healthcare |  News | 0 Comment | 15 Jun, 2018

    Many patients with the rare blood disorder immune thrombocytopenia (ITP) find the disease has a negative impact on their everyday quality of life, according to interim results of a Novartis...Read more

  • J & J Innovation to offer new solutions to fight cancer

    Healthcare |  News | 0 Comment | 14 Jun, 2018

    Johnson & Johnson Innovation, Division of Johnson & Johnson (China) Investment Ltd., launched the Shanghai Lung Cancer Innovation QuickFire Challenge to identify new solutions for l...Read more

  • NirogStreet raises $ 300K from Japanese venture

    Healthcare |  News | 0 Comment | 13 Jun, 2018

    India’s first tech induced Ayurveda platform, NirogStreet raising USD 300k from the Japanese venture fund Spiral Ventures to strengthen technology.   With maximum focus on tech...Read more

  • Hebron Technology to expand in Healthcare Industry Solutions

    Healthcare |  News | 0 Comment | 13 Jun, 2018

    Hebron Technology Co., Ltd., a developer, manufacturer and installer of valves and pipe fittings for use in the pharmaceutical, biological, food and beverage, and other clean industries has...Read more

  • Galectin announces new CEO

    Healthcare |  News | 0 Comment | 13 Jun, 2018

    Singapore- Galectin Therapeutics, the leading developer of therapeutics that target galectin proteins, announced that Harold H. Shlevin, Ph.D., currently the Company’s Chief Operating...Read more

  • J&J agrees to sell LifeScan unit for $2.1B

    Healthcare |  News | 0 Comment | 13 Jun, 2018

    Singapore- The New Brunswick, NJ-based company recently reported  that it has accepted Platinum Equity's $2.1 billion offer for J&J's LifeScan business. LifeScan is known to diabe...Read more

  • New chief at Aimmune

    Healthcare |  News | 0 Comment | 12 Jun, 2018

    Singapore – Aimmune Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company developing treatments for potentially life-threatening food allergies, announced the appointment of Jayson Dallas, M.D., ...Read more

  • Treg cells protect babies from getting HIV infection

    Healthcare |  News | 0 Comment | 11 Jun, 2018

    Researchers have found that Treg cells, a type of regulatory lymphocyte, might be protecting babies in the womb from getting infected with the HIV virus when the mother is infected.  ...Read more

  • Sri Lanka to register two foreign cancer vaccines

    Healthcare |  News | 0 Comment | 07 Jun, 2018

    Health Minister Rajitha Senaratne is in the process of registering two new foreign cancer treatment vaccines with National Medicines Regulatory Authority (NMRA) despite the controversi...Read more

  • CFDA approves domestically developed anti-HIV drug

    Healthcare |  News | 0 Comment | 06 Jun, 2018

    China has approved the first domestically developed, long-acting injectable HIV drug Albuvirtide, which could be a boon to tens of thousands of HIV/AIDS patients in the country. The drug, ...Read more

  • New study shows increased risk for diabetic patients after shoulder replacement

    Healthcare |  News | 0 Comment | 06 Jun, 2018

    Singapore-  More than 16 million people in the United States are affected by diabetes, a metabolic condition resulting in high blood sugar levels. A new research article publ...Read more

  • Philips, SAM open regional oncology centre in Singapore

    Healthcare |  News | 0 Comment | 06 Jun, 2018

    Singapore-  Royal Philips, a global leader in health technology, and the Singapore Institute of Advanced Medicine Holdings (SAM) officially opened the Advanced Medicine Imaging (AMI) c...Read more

  • Bayer staged global debut of serious games at Innovfest Unbound

    Healthcare |  News | 0 Comment | 05 Jun, 2018

    Singapore- Around close to 100 students, young entrepreneurs and start-ups joined the From Molecules to Medicines (FMTM) interactive game tournament at the innovfest unbound to mark the glo...Read more

  • SGInnovate delves deep into tech at ARISE

    Healthcare |  News | 0 Comment | 05 Jun, 2018

    Singapore- SGInnovate is presenting ARISE, Southeast Asia’s preeminent deep tech event at innovfest unbound 2018. ARISE 2018 will provide a platform for researchers, en...Read more

  • Amgen’s Biosimilar fails to get FDA approval

    Healthcare |  News | 0 Comment | 04 Jun, 2018

    Singapore- Amgen, in a two-sentence announcement, said it received a complete response letter for the biosimilar of Roche’s cancer med Herceptin it developed with Allergan. It marks t...Read more

  • Halyard Health changes name to Avanos Medical

    Healthcare |  News | 0 Comment | 04 Jun, 2018

    Singapore- Halyard Health, a market-leading medical devices company, announced the business rebrand to Avanos Medical. Avanos' vision is to be the best at getting patients back to the thing...Read more

  • Translate Bio readies IPO

    Healthcare |  News | 0 Comment | 04 Jun, 2018

    Singapore- Lexington, MA-based Translate Bio (TBIO) has filed a prospectus for its U.S. IPO. The clinical-stage biotech creates messenger RNA (mRNA) to encode...Read more

  • Taiwan to form new medical teams for six countries

    Healthcare |  News | 0 Comment | 03 Jun, 2018

    The Ministry of Health and Welfare has announced that it will be forming six medical teams to focus on six countries covered by the government’s New Southbound Policy. After coming t...Read more

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