Tuesday, 10 December 2019

Stem Cells News

  • ScinoPharm, TaiGen collaborate for stem cell drug

    Stem Cells |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 09 Jun, 2014

    Singapore: Taiwan based ScinoPharm, engaged in development and manufacture of active pharmaceutical ingredients has closed a contract manufacturing deal for the clinical supply of the API o...Read more

  • Miltenyi Biotec expands presence in South Korea

    Stem Cells |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Jul, 2013

    ‎Singapore: Miltenyi Biotec, a cell innovation company, has opened a new office in Seoul, South Korea, enlarging the company's Asia Pacific presence to six locations in five countries...Read more

  • FDA approves first-ever stem cell trial on Autism

    Stem Cells |  Regulatory | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 22 Aug, 2012

    Singapore: Sutter Institute for Medical Research and Cord Blood Registry (CBR), which is the world's largest stem cell bank, are launching the first FDA-approved clinical trial to assess th...Read more

  • Diabetes drug makes brain cells grow

    Stem Cells |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 12 Jul, 2012

    Singapore: A study published in Cell Stem Cell revealed that diabetes drug metformin encourages the growth of new neurons in the brain. The research also revealed that the neural effects of...Read more

  • Study: Retina developed 'in a dish' from stem cells

    Stem Cells |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 23 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: Scientists funded by the Medical Research Council (MRC) have carried out the first successful transplant of light-sensitive photoreceptor cells taken from a synthetic retina, gro...Read more

  • Japanese stem cell firm ReproCell expands to US

    Stem Cells |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 09 Jan, 2013

    Singapore: ReproCELL, a Japanese stem cell technology company, has opened the company's first branch and US office in Boston. ReproCELL is the third Japanese life sciences company to have e...Read more

  • Study: Antibody transforms stem cells into neurons

    Stem Cells |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Apr, 2013

    Singapore: Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI), US, have found a way to transform bone marrow stem cells into neurons. The present techniques for turning patients' marrow ce...Read more

  • APAC stem cell therapy market to reach $972mn in 2018

    Stem Cells |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 01 Jan, 2013

    Singapore: A new study by Reports and Reports predicted that the stem cell therapy market in Asia Pacific (APAC) will grow in value from $545 million in 2012 to $972 million in 2018, at a c...Read more

  • CardioCel tissue patch enhances stem cell survival

    Stem Cells |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 06 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: Australia's Allied Healthcare's CardioCel tissue patches has shown superiority for stem cells survival and growth as compared to the gold-standard tissues in surgical use. Joint...Read more

  • VeriStem wins BioSpectrum award for stem cell technology

    Stem Cells |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Mar, 2013

    Development of stem cell therapies requires innovative technologies and processes to overcome safety concerns and VeriStem Technologies of Singapore aims to fulfil this industry need. The c...Read more

  • LifeMap launches embryonic stem cell roadmap

    Stem Cells |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Nov, 2012

    Sinapore: LifeMap Sciences, subsidiary of BioTime, has launched LifeMap Discovery, a roadmap of embryonic development and stem cell biology. The platform integrates embryonic development an...Read more

  • Will the next blockbuster emerge from Asia?

    Stem Cells |  Opinion | By Nandita Singh | 0 Comment | 17 Oct, 2012

    Blockbusters and super profits. Will the bioscience industry in this decade see these words come to life? More importantly, will these new examples emerge from companies in Asia? Two years...Read more

  • Bionomics acquires US cancer firm

    Stem Cells |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Sep, 2012

    Singapore: Adelaide-based biotechnology company Bionomics has strengthened its presence in the US with the acquisition of a private biotechnology company Eclipse Therapeutics. The company a...Read more

  • Stem cells from skin can cure multiple sclerosis

    Stem Cells |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 12 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: A study conducted by Dr Steven Goldman and his team at the University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC), US, has attempted to employ human induced pluripotent stem cells (hiPSC)...Read more

  • Biokine awarded FDA orphan drug designation

    Stem Cells |  Regulatory | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 25 Jul, 2012

    Singapore: Biokine Therapeutics received orphan drug designation from the US FDA for the mobilization of hematopoietic stem cells from bone marrow into peripheral blood for collection and s...Read more

  • World's first stem cell-vein implant

    Stem Cells |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Jul, 2012

    Singapore: Swedish doctors have for the first time in history been able to pair the groin vein of a dead donor with stem cells from a young girl. The pairing was followed by the successful ...Read more

  • Osiris successfully defends patent challenge in Australia

    Stem Cells |  Regulatory | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: Osiris Therapeutics, a Columbia-based company focused on developing and marketing stem cell products to treat serious medical conditions, has successfully defended a patent chall...Read more

  • Orthocell gets ASX listing, plans to raise $8mn initially

    Stem Cells |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 May, 2014

    Singapore: Australian regenerative medicine firm, Orthocell, is looking ahead to raise $8 million through an Initial Public Offer (IPO) of 20 million shares to be listed on the Australian S...Read more



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