Monday, 21 October 2019

MedTech News

  • Starpharma dendrimer technology gets 3 US patents

    MedTech |  Regulatory | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Apr, 2013

    Singapore: Australia's Starpharma has been granted three new patents by the US Patent and Trademark Office (US PTO). The patents provide "composition of matter" protection for Starpharma's ...Read more

  • China summit to promote biomedical industry

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Dec, 2012

    Singapore: BioMed Innovation Summit 2013 will launch on March 14-15, 2013, in Shanghai, China, in order to promote the field of materials technologies, life sciences, clinical trials and r...Read more

  • Aussie device to detect cognitive impairment enters Canada

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 06 Mar, 2013

    Singapore: Australia's CogState has rolled out Cogniram, a computerized tool that enables accurate detection of early cognitive impairment, for physicians in Canada in conjunction with its ...Read more

  • GE launches noiseless MR scanner in Singapore

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Jul, 2014

    Singapore: GE Healthcare has installed Silent Scan, a MR scanner with reduced noise, at the National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore. "Designing for the patient experience is part of ...Read more

  • F&P ICON+ flow generator to treat sleep apnea better

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 09 May, 2013

    Singapore: Fisher & Paykel Healthcare has introduced F&P ICON+, the next generation of its flow generator range for use in the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). The F&...Read more

  • Canon, DuPont start online medtech community

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: UBM Canon and DuPont have launched Medical Packaging Innovation, a new online community dedicated to addressing the needs of European medical device packaging engineers and desig...Read more

  • Covidien to acquire imaging firm Given at $860mn

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

    Singapore: Pharmaceutical firm Covidien plans to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Given Imaging for $30.00 per share in cash, for a total of approximately USD860 million, net of cas...Read more

  • Roche launches CMV viral load test in US

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Sep, 2012

    Singapore: Roche has commercial launched a new test in the US to assess a patient's viral load of cytomegalovirus (CMV). Physicians use information from the test to help them manage patient...Read more

  • Indonesia cardiac market to reach $4.15 mn by 2016

    MedTech |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 Jun, 2012

    Singapore: Indonesian market for cardiac rhythm management earned revenues of $1.75 million in 2011 and is estimated to reach $4.15 million in 2016 at a compound annual growth rate of 18.9 ...Read more

  • Anika withdraws Hyalograft application from EMA

    MedTech |  Regulatory | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: European Medicines Agency (EMA) has pointed out that Anika Therapeutics has withdrawn its application for centralized marketing authorization for the medicine Hyalograft C autogr...Read more

  • Boston Scientific to acquire Rhythmia Medical

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 09 Oct, 2012

    Singapore: Boston Scientific has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held Rhythmia Medical, a developer of next-generation mapping and navigation solutions for use in c...Read more

  • Adherium plans to raise $35mn to invest in digital devices

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 06 Aug, 2015

    Singapore: Australia based Adherium that recently got listed on Australian Securities Exchange (ASX), is seeking to raise around $35 million with the issue of up to 70 million shares at $0....Read more

  • Fujitsu brings medical data to smartphones, iPad

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 22 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: The new mobile integrated EMR technology, developed by Fujitsu, a Japanese multinational information technology equipment and services company, now enables patients to access the...Read more

  • Microsoft-GE JV signs medical records deal with NZ firm

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Mar, 2013

    Singapore: Caradigm, a Microsoft and GE Healthcare company, and New Zealanad-based Orion Health, a global leader in eHealth technology and interoperability, are integrating Orion Health's m...Read more

  • Trivitron to tap critical life support solutions market

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 12 Jun, 2012

    Bangalore: Trivitron Healthcare, the largest Indian multinational in medical technology, has shifted its focus to the critical life support solutions (CLSS) segment. This includes solutions...Read more

  • Singapore joins hands with Italy's oldest tech univ

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

    Singapore: Intellectual Property Intermediary of Singapore has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Japan Science and Technology Agency and Politecnico di Torino, which is Italy'...Read more

  • ViewRay gets Korea's nod to sell radiotherapy program

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Oct, 2015

    Singapore: ViewRay, US based medical device company, that develops advanced radiation therapy technology for the treatment of cancer has received regulatory approval from Ministry of Food a...Read more

  • Life after TB diagnostic ban in India?

    MedTech |  Analysis | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 20 Feb, 2013

    Every year, an estimated 1.5 million patients are subjected to the diagnostic tests of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in India. Furthermore, out of the 75 new sputum positive cases of TB that a...Read more



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