Thursday, 02 April 2020

Taiwan News

  • JHL Biotech raises $45.6 million

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 12 May, 2015

    Singapore: Taiwan-based JHL Biotech, an emerging biopharmaceutical company, has succesfully closed a fundraising of $45.6 million. Since its inception in 2012, JHL Biotech has raised over ...Read more

  • Taiwan sets up health information system in West Indies

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Feb, 2015

    Singapore: In a bid to improve healthcare in the Carribean country, Taiwan has helped its ally, St Kitts and Nevis to set up a new health information system at the Joseph N France General H...Read more

  • Hong Kong to host international TCM exhibition, conference

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 12 Aug, 2013

    Singapore: Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and Modernized Chinese Medicine International Association (MCMIA ) is organizing 12th International Conference and Exhibition of the M...Read more

  • Vita platform propels genomics research

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 12 Apr, 2012

    The pharmacogenetics testing is a new and powerful tool in medical application. Scientists combine genomic data, pharmacokinetics molecular/cellular phenotype data, and clinical phenotype d...Read more

  • Taiwan body, JoBen partner for anticancer drugs

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Dec, 2012

    Singapore: The Development Center for Biotechnology (DCB) and JoBen Bio-Medical in Taiwan have signed a licensing and collaboration partnership agreement for developing anti-cancer drugs. T...Read more

  • URMC launches new heart device trial in Asia

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 07 Aug, 2013

    Singapore: Cardiologists at the University of Rochester Medical Center, US, are launching a new study in an effort to improve the treatment of a very common form of heart disease in the Asi...Read more

  • Taiwan FDA unveils new list of tainted drugs

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Apr, 2015

    Singapore: The Taiwan Food and Drug Administration has revealed yet another list of drugs for product warnings and recalls after they were found to be tainted with industrial grade magnesiu...Read more

  • Biochips market to be worth $11.4 bn by 2018

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 09 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: A recent report released by has analyzed the Global Biochips Industry and forecasted that by 2018 the market will reach $11.4 billion with a CAGR of 18.6 pe...Read more

  • Taiwan govt inaugurates country's third biotech park

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Dec, 2014

    Singapore: Underscoring the Taiwan government's determination to foster biotechnology and fast-track the development of local healthcare sector, the government has launched a new industrial...Read more

  • Foxconn expands, forays into healthcare

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 Apr, 2015

    Singapore: If reports are to be believed, electronic giant Foxconn is teaming up with US-based Varian Medical Systems to obtain rights to sell radiation-treatment devices in China. Mr Leona...Read more

  • HIV patients can soon donate organs

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Aug, 2014

    Singapore: HIV patients can soon be potential organ donors with the Taiwan Ministry of Health and Welfare Chief (MHW) and the Taiwan Organ Registry and Sharing Center (TORSC) leaning toward...Read more

  • Kong Yen Biotech apologizes for the use of tainted oil

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 09 Sep, 2014

    Singapore: Taiwan-based Kong Yen Biotech has apologized to its customers acknowledging the use of tainted oil in manufacturing foods. Kong Yen Biotech is the owner of 'Gassho' brand and is...Read more

  • Exlites launches e-commerce website with core products

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 Aug, 2013

    Singapore: Exlites Holdings launched its new online e-commerce website. The new website will be a convenient way for patients as well as medical professionals to order the necessary medical...Read more

  • Taiwan's TWi to independently hit the US market

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Feb, 2015

    Singapore: Taiwan-based TWi Pharmaceuticals has decided to sell its products in the US market through its own US subsidiary, instead of the original plan of selling through Teva Pharmaceuti...Read more

  • Taiwan researchers solve aging mystery

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 13 Mar, 2013

    Singapore: A study conducted by a transnational research team at the National Cheng Kung University (NCKU), Taiwan, has found the mechanisms of aging that are associated with nuclear pore c...Read more

  • Tobacco prevalence in Asia raising death toll

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Jun, 2014

    Singapore: According to a study in PLOS Medicine, by Prof Wei Zheng, professor of Medicine and director of the Vanderbilt Epidemiology Center, and Mr John Potter, a member and scientific ad...Read more

  • Impax to acquire two pharma companies

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Oct, 2014

    Singapore: Impax Laboratories announced that it has agreed to buy private pharmaceutical companies Tower Holdings Inc and Lineage Therapeutics Inc for $700 million in cash. The acquisition...Read more

  • SHL, Taipei university sign MoU to start Swiss apprentice program

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Sep, 2012

    Singapore: Taiwan-based drug delivery company, SHL, signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the National Taipei University of Technology (NTUT) to mark the official start to a Swiss...Read more