Wednesday, 20 November 2019

BioTech News

  • Japan study: Sugar solution makes tissue transparent

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Jun, 2013

    Singapore: Researchers from Japan's RIKEN Center for Developmental biology have developed a new sugar and water-based solution that turns tissues transparent in just three days, without dis...Read more

  • Bayer receives Cancercare honor

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Apr, 2014

    Singapore: Bayer HealthCare was honored by national non-profit CancerCare at their 70th Anniversary Celebration Gala in New York City on April 23. The gala honors individuals, companies an...Read more

  • Indian, Australian science academies sign MoU

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Dec, 2012

    Singapore: The Australian Academy of Science (AAS) and Indian National Academy of Science (INAS) renewed their commitment to work more closely together. Professor Suzanne Cory, president,...Read more

  • Bionomics acquires US cancer firm

    BioTech |  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

  • Dr Jaipal Reddy appointed India's S&T minister

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Oct, 2012

    New Delhi: In a weekend Cabinet reshuffle, India's Science & Technology portfolio has been handed over to a senior minister Dr S Jaipal Reddy. The new Cabinet Minister of Science and Te...Read more

  • Hettich, LBT form landmark bio-software JV

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Jun, 2013

    Singapore: Medical technology company, LBT Innovations, signed a landmark agreement with Switzerland-based laboratory instrumentation company Hettich, to establish a joint venture to drive ...Read more

  • AbGenomics gets go ahead for phase II trial

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Aug, 2012

    Singapore: US-based firm AbGenomics International, which has subsidiaries in Taiwan and the Netherlands, has obtained agreement from US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its proposed p...Read more

  • Tackling TB in Asia

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

    Nearly three million new TB cases occur in South East Asia per year. Annually, about 700,000 women die of TB in Asia, and over three million contract the disease, accounting for about 17 mi...Read more

  • Preview of Biologics World Korea 2013

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 07 Dec, 2012

    Singapore: Biologics World Korea, which attracted over 130 biologics industry leaders in 2012, has decided to conduct the 2013 edition of the event from April 16-18, 2013, at the Sheraton I...Read more

  • Bangalore is synonymous with Biotech: BIB 2014

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Feb, 2014

    Bangalore: The pioneers from the Biotechnology industry gathered at the Bangalore India Bio 2014, as if with a renewed hope, to strike a chord with those who matter in the industry globally...Read more

  • Study finds new regulator of cellular proteins

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 13 Aug, 2012

    Singapore: A faulty gene linked to a rare blood vessel disorder has led investigators to discover a mechanism involved in determining the fate of possibly thousands of proteins working insi...Read more

  • LanzaTech secures $15 mn debt financing from WTI

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Oct, 2012

    Singapore: LanzaTech, a pioneer in waste-to-fuels and chemicals technology, closed $15 million in debt financing from Western Technology Investment (WTI), a private investment firm based i...Read more

  • Genetic Technologies gets US patent update

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Mar, 2013

    Singapore: The US patent and trademark office (US PTO) has issued an action reaffirming the validity of certain claims contained in the Genetic Technologies' US Patent No. 5,612,179 (the '1...Read more

  • GIS team discover gene that controls neurogenesis

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Aug, 2013

    Singapore: Scientists at A*Star's Genome Institute of Singapore (GIS) have discovered an unusual gene that controls the generation of neurons. This important finding, which is crucial in un...Read more

  • BREVAGen cleared for sale in California

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Jul, 2012

    Singapore: The Laboratory Field Services Unit of the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) has granted a license to Genetic Technologies' Australia-based laboratory. Following this...Read more

  • Indian state burns GM crop to halt its trial

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Sep, 2012

    New Delhi: The state government of Rajasthan, India, recently conveyed its decision to withdraw the no objection certificate (NOC) that was issued to the Center for Genetic Manipulation of ...Read more

  • TAP launches plate heater for cell biologists

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 01 Mar, 2013

    Singapore: TAP Biosystems, a leading supplier of innovative cell culture systems and consumables for life science applications, has launched Plate Heater, designed specifically for cell bio...Read more

  • 5 gifts that bioscience industry can give in 2013

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 08 Jan, 2013

    Genetic diagnostics, personalized healthcare, e-health — the list of trends and technologies that will make their presence felt in the coming years is long. Cutting through the biosc...Read more