Saturday, 14 December 2019

BioTech News

  • Zebrafish holds clue to drug-resistant epilepsy: NIH

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Sep, 2013

    Singapore: According to a research by scientists at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), US, zebrafish carrying a specific mutation may help researchers discover treatments f...Read more

  • AB Sciex gets Frost's mass spectrometry award

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 13 Sep, 2013

    September: Market analysis firm, Frost & Sullivan has awarded AB Sciex the 2013 Global Market Share Leadership Award for Mass Spectrometry. Frost & Sullivan reports that the award ...Read more

  • Will the next blockbuster emerge from Asia?

    BioTech |  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

  • Historic end to 4-year gene patenting battle in US

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Jun, 2013

    Singapore: The US Supreme Court has put an end to the epic four-year-long lawsuit involving Association for Molecular Pathology Vs Myriad Genetics. The Supreme Court gave a win-win verdict ...Read more

  • The shift from treatment to prevention

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Apr, 2013

    Singapore: Many healthcare experts believe exigent healthcare costs are controllable by focusing on the pre-emptive component of healthcare. Following this trend, a lot of emphasis was rec...Read more

  • Complete Genomics, BGI-Shenzhen to merge

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Sep, 2012

    Singapore: Complete Genomics and BGI-Shenzhen, China, entered into a definitive merger agreement according to which a wholly-owned US subsidiary of BGI will launch a tender offer to purcha...Read more

  • One compound to kill all known malarial strains

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 06 Sep, 2012

    Singapore: A recently discovered compound from the aminopyridine class could be a potential single-dose cure for all strains of malaria. The compound might also be able to block transmissio...Read more

  • Bionomics seeks $4.2 mn R&D tax incentive

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 Jan, 2013

    Singapore: Bionomics has lodged its FY 2012 tax return and registered with AusIndustry (on behalf of Innovation Australia) for the Australian R&D tax incentive. Bionomics anticipates t...Read more

  • 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



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