Monday, 24 February 2020

Specials News

  • How will Asia tackle total drug resistant TB?

    Specials |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 23 Mar, 2012

    The latest concern to have plagued the field of tuberculosis (TB) is the emergence of total drug resistant TB (TDR-TB). Cases of TDR-TB have surfaced in several countries, including Italy d...Read more

  • BioSpectrum survey: There is gender equality in biosciences

    Specials |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 08 Mar, 2013

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  • EndoBarrier Therapy wins BioSpectrum product award

    Specials |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Mar, 2013

    Diabetes has emerged as a major concern in Asia Pacific and companies are making a beeline to develop treatments for it. ASX-listed GI Dynamics has developed a novel treatment, called EndoB...Read more

  • BioSpectrum award winner Biomics uses RNAi for therapeutics

    Specials |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Mar, 2013

    Biomics Biotechnologies, China, founded in February 2006, is on road to be counted as one of Asia's leading RNA interference (RNAi) therapeutical technology company. The company has a portf...Read more

  • Helmedix: Using helminthes to treat autoimmune diseases

    Specials |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 11 Mar, 2013

    Valentine's Day, which is marked as a day to commemorate the death anniversary of Saint Valentine, saw the birth of a very promising early stage biopharmaceutical company in Australia named...Read more

  • China Resources Sanjiu looks ahead at acquisitions for growth

    Specials |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Jun, 2013

    To enhance its market opportunities and drive business growth, China Resources Sanjiu Medical & Pharmaceutical is adopting an acquisition strategy. It plans to acquire 97.18 percent s...Read more

  • United Labs boosts production to meet high demand

    Specials |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Jun, 2013

    The global life science industry has been facing a financial crunch and The United Laboratories too has felt the jolt. However, the company implemented some strategic moves such as revamp...Read more

  • Siew Hwa Ong: Women should pursue non-conventional ideas

    Specials |  Influencers | By Nandita Singh | 0 Comment | 06 Mar, 2013

    I decided to pursue a scientific career during university days and I was fascinated by the field of cell signalling that I started to learn about in Year 2 at National University of Singapo...Read more

  • Culture Plates that suit every cell-based array

    Specials |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Nov, 2014

    Singapore: Eppendorf Cell Culture Plates - reliable assay results Cell Culture is a routine application being performed in thousands of research and industry laboratories worldwide. Cell C...Read more

  • Future of HPLC needs to be innovative

    Specials |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Nov, 2014

    The acronym HPLC was coined by the late professor Csaba Horváth during 1970 for describing the term High-Performance Liquid Chromatography. However, with advances in performance in terms...Read more

  • Dr Jennifer Holmgren: I like to work on things people say can't be done

    Specials |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Mar, 2013

    I believe in what Mr Thomas Edison has said, "Vision without execution is a hallucination". I was born in Colombia and my father decided our family would go to the US when I was nine-years-...Read more

  • BSA lifetime achievement award 2013 for George Radda

    Specials |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Mar, 2013

    The present chairman of Singapore's Biomedical Research Council (BMRC) Prof Sir George Radda has changed the way universities in Singapore approach the research paradigm. His pioneering eff...Read more

  • Top 20 survey: Industry Crosses $173 Billion

    Specials |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Jul, 2014

    Singapore: The bioscience industry in the major markets of the Asia-Pacific region excluding Japan and comprising Australia, China, India, South Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, and Taiwan recor...Read more

  • PathGEN chip can detect more than 70,000 microbes

    Specials |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 27 Aug, 2013

    Dr Christopher Wong, founder and director, PathGEN Dx, Singapore, has dedicated his research to studying genomics since 2001 when he joined A*Star's Genomics Institute of Singapore (GIS) un...Read more

  • North China Pharma integrates R&D strength in its system

    Specials |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Jun, 2013

    North China Pharmaceutical Company (NCPC) faced a decline of around 26 percent in 2012. The company is principally engaged in the production and distribution of pharmaceuticals and its ma...Read more

  • Asia faces an acute skills gap challenge

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

    Shortage of skills and qualification among life science professionals to pursue risk laden activities is proving to be a hurdle for Asia to emerge as a center of research and innovation. Co...Read more

  • Winners of BioSpectrum Asia Pacific BioScience Industry Award 2012

    Specials |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Apr, 2012

    Life Time Achievement Award: Dr John Ballard, Australia Person of the Year: Dr Il-Sup Huh, KoreaEntrepreneur of the Year: Dr Wilber Huang, Taiwan Product of the YearHypoMon, AIMEDICS Aust...Read more

  • Cognizant 'buys' AstraZeneca R&D Center in Bangalore?

    Specials |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 07 Aug, 2014

    Cognizant Technology Solutions, India's $11 billion and No.2 software company, has reportedly purchased the iconic AstraZeneca Research Laboratory located in Hebbal, Bangalore, on the way t...Read more