Thursday, 20 February 2020

BioTech News

  • 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

  • Nancy Millis - 'First Lady' of Australian biotech - passes away

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Oct, 2012

    Singapore: Eminent Australian microbiologist Emeritus Professor Nancy Millis AC, who served as the chancellor of La Trobe University for 14 years, passed away on September 29, 2012. Also kn...Read more

  • Stem cells from skin can cure multiple sclerosis

    BioTech |  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

  • Phosphagenics gearing up to enter South East Asia

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

    Singapore: Australian drug delivery technology company Phosphagenics will launch its TPM technology in the global racehorse market through a newly formed marketing company jointly owned wi...Read more

  • Singapore-UK joint event to advance skin research

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

    Singapore: A*STAR's Institute of Medical Biology and the British High Commission are jointly holding the first Translational Skin Biology Symposium from December 3-5, 2012, at Biopolis, Sin...Read more

  • AusBiotech appoints new board member

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

    Singapore: AusBiotech announced the appointment of Mr Lawrence Gozlan as a non-executive director, bringing to the Board global capital markets experience and specialist knowledge in life ...Read more

  • NTU study find ways to prevent muscle loss, obesity and diabetes

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

    Singapore: A research study from Nanyang Technological University (NTU) has yielded important breakthroughs on how the body loses muscle, paving the way for new treatments for aging, obesi...Read more

  • FDA agrees to Mesoblast MPC supply in the US

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: Mesoblast announced that US FDA is in agreement for the supply of its proprietary Mesenchymal Precursor Cells (MPCs) for clinical trials in the US under Investigational New Drug...Read more

  • Academy discusses future of Australian science

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 25 Sep, 2012

    Singapore: The Australian Academy of Science's recently established Early-Mid Career Researcher Forum held its first national meeting on September 24 in order to discuss the future of Austr...Read more

  • BIO 2014: Taiwan promotes its biotech industry

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 01 Jul, 2014

    Singapore: The Taiwan biotech industry left no stone unturned to promote its aggressively growing Biotech industry at the 2014 BIO International Convention held at San Diego. "Taiwan's ...Read more

  • NanoString partners with Celgene

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Jun, 2014

    Singapore: NanoString Technologies, a provider of life science tools for translational research and molecular diagnostic products, has collaborated with biologics firm Celgene. The companie...Read more

  • Asia vaccine strategists call for collaboration

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

    Asia needs a solution, that goes beyond traditional structure, models and pathways, to meet the essential vaccine supply for public health, and stronger partnership between international pl...Read more

  • CSIR head: Indian bioscience education disappoints me

    BioTech |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 13 May, 2013

    In 2002, biotechnology was just in its nascent stage and was considered to be a small industry. However, the success story of the vaccine sector and the emergence of companies such as Bhara...Read more

  • BIO 2014: Global innovation shifting to China

    BioTech |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 01 Jul, 2014

    San Diego: Multinational biotech companies and bioclusters of Boston, California and Germany are increasingly making their way in favor of Asian clusters, particularly China and innovatio...Read more

  • HIMSS leverages IT to solve healthcare problems

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

    Singapore: Healthcare Information and Management System Society (HIMSS) AsiaPac12 conference and exhibition is being held in Singapore from September 17-19, 2012. The event brings together ...Read more

  • RIKEN's new chip detects traces of miRNA in only 20 mins

    BioTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 09 Nov, 2012

    Singapore: A new power-free microfluidic chip developed by researchers at the RIKEN Advanced Science Institute, Japan, has enabled the detection of microRNA from extremely small sample vol...Read more

  • Academia Sinica award for researchers

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

    Singapore: This year, five people from the life sciences division have been given the Academia Sinica Research Awards for Junior Investigators in Taiwan. The award recognizes scholars early...Read more