Monday, 21 October 2019

Singapore News

  • Shimadzu pharma summit concurs that innovation is the key

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

    Singapore: The Shimadzu Global Pharma Summit 2012 held in Singapore sent out an unaninmous message that it is high time that pharma firms adopt innovative strategies to churn out new drugs ...Read more

  • Stem cells from a drop of blood!!

    Singapore |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Apr, 2014

    Singapore: Dr Loh Yuin Han Jonathan, Principal Investigator at A*STAR's Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology (IMCB) has been extensively working on understanding the molecular mechanisms...Read more

  • Mr Cameron Reynolds, VolitionRx: Patient awareness & demand will fuel diagnostics in 2013

    Singapore |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Dec, 2012

    The diagnostics market is growing rapidly as patients demand earlier diagnosis of diseases through the use of less invasive diagnostic techniques. There is also greater awareness and demand...Read more

  • Volition raises over $1 mn for clinical trial

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

    Singapore: VolitionRX, a life sciences company focused on developing blood-based diagnostic tests, has raised over $1 million to fund clinical trials of VolitionRX's first NuQ test kits. ...Read more

  • Shimadzu launches smart device enabled HPLC system

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 09 Jul, 2014

    Singapore: Japan-based global analytics technology provider, Shimadzu, has launched i-Series of new industry standard HPLCs (High Performance Liquid Chromatograph) systems, with built-in to...Read more

  • Pfizer, GSK sign productivity pact with Singapore's A*Star

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

    Singapore: Pharma industry leaders Pfizer and GlaxoSmithKline have joined hands with global engineering giants Siemens together, to sign a productivity pact as founding members of a new con...Read more

  • Why did mergers & acquisitions plunge in APAC?

    Singapore |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 12 Jun, 2013

    The global bioscience industry, in 2012, reported 450 mergers and acquisitions (M&A) transactions valued at $67 billion, which is about 10 percent lower than the number of deals struck ...Read more

  • Duke-NUS instrumental in talent generation'

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Jun, 2014

    Singapore: At the graduation ceremony of the Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Mr S Iswaran Minister in the Prime Minister's Office appreciated that there was a constant stream of young exc...Read more

  • HIV generics to take over antivirals market

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

    Singapore: Generics are predicted to take over the antiviral drugs market, especially in the case of HIV medication, as a series of patent expiries will open opportunities for ambitious com...Read more

  • Singapore, Japan to develop eye disease detection technology

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 12 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: A*STAR's Institute for Infocomm Research (I2R), and Topcon Corporation, Japan based ophthalmic instruments and optometrics instruments manufacturer, have collaborated to develop ...Read more

  • Clearbridge BioMedics raises $7.2 million funding

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 Mar, 2013

    Singapore: Singapore's Clearbridge BioMedics has closed a $7.2 million (S$9 million) Series B financing, led by Vertex Venture, a wholly-owned venture capital arm of Temasek. Other investor...Read more

  • Agilent launches Multispan Liquid Handling System

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

    Singapore: Agilent Technologies has launched Encore Multispan Liquid Handling System, featuring an array of unique technological advances in a single instrument. The Encore Multispan Liquid...Read more

  • Laser-cooling holds promise for medical devices

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: A latest discovery by scientists from Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore related to cooling systems holds much promise for the medical devices segment. The proof...Read more

  • Aslan gastric cancer phase II study shows +ve results

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 May, 2013

    Singapore: Aslan Pharmaceuticals has revealed the results of its phase II clinical trial with Aslan001, a small-molecule pan-HER inhibitor, in gastric cancer. Aslan001 reduced cell prolifer...Read more

  • Program for atrial fibrillation patients launched

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 06 Jul, 2012

    Singapore: A patient education program targeting stroke reduction for patients with atrial fibrillation is being launched in Singapore. This National Neuroscience Institute (NNI) project is...Read more

  • Single-use technology: The way forward in vaccines

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

    Single-use technologies are a particularly smart way of manufacturing vaccines during a pandemic, when there is urgency to manufacture more in a short time. The combination of portable faci...Read more

  • GE launches noiseless MR scanner in Singapore

    Singapore |  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

  • Healthcare in Nanjing gets a boost

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 May, 2014

    Singapore: International Enterprise (IE) Singapore and the Nanjing Health Bureau have come together as part of a plan to facilitate exchanges between Singapore and Nanjing's public and priv...Read more



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