Monday, 23 September 2019

Korea News

  • Samsung to construct a new drug manufacturing plant

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 01 Dec, 2015

    Singapore: Samsung BioLogics, biologic drug-manufacturing arm of Samsung Group said that it would invest 850 billion Korean won ($740 million) to construct a new biologic drug manufacturing...Read more

  • BioElectronics enters Korean pain relief market

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Apr, 2013

    Singapore: BioElectronics, the maker of unique pain relief, inexpensive, patented, consumer medical devices, begun product distribution of its ActiPatch Musculoskeletal Pain Relief, Allay M...Read more

  • Asia an emerging hotspot in medical tourism

    Korea |  Analysis | By Aishwarya Venkatesh  | 0 Comment | 09 Mar, 2015

    Singapore: BioSpectrum feels the pulse of Asia's top destinations and major players in medical tourism.  Medical tourism industry is growing worldwide. Frost and Sullivan predicts that t...Read more

  • Korean Shin Poong and French LFB set up JV

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Jan, 2013

    Singapore: South Korean drugmaker, Shin Poong Pharmaceutical, and France's Laboratoire francais du Fractionnement et des Biotechnologies (LFB) signed a term sheet for setting up a joint ven...Read more

  • Green Cross to expand biologics market in Russia

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Apr, 2015

    Singapore: Korea based biopharmaceutical company, Green Cross, has partnered with Nanolek, a Russian pharmaceutical company, for the commercialisation of Green Cross' biologics in the Russi...Read more

  • China surpasses Korea in sci-tech competitiveness

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 12 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: A report published on February 11 by the Hyundai Economic Research Institute titled, 'Comparison of Korea-China Science Technology Competitiveness', has highlighted that China's ...Read more

  • Samsung eyes Nasdaq listing to raise cash

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Jun, 2015

    Singapore: Korean drugmaker Samsung Bioepis has declared plans to list on Nasdaq with eyes on raising cash to manufacture and market cheaper copies of blockbuster biologics. Mr Yang Chul-b...Read more

  • Korean companies lag behind in new drug research: Report

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Aug, 2015

    Singapore: Korean pharmaceutical companies were found to be lagging behind in new product development, according to a new report released by B2Pharm's Green List Alert service, which publis...Read more

  • Korea's ImmunoMet raises $5.2 mn

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 Mar, 2016

    Singapore: Korea based ImmunoMet Therapeutics, a biotechnology company developing innovative drugs for the treatment of cancer, has raised $5.2 million in a Series A financing led by Mirae ...Read more

  • Green Cross builds biopharmaceutical facility in Canada

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Jun, 2015

    Singapore: Korea's Green Cross Biotherapeutics has started the construction of its biopharmaceutical facility located on the Montreal Technoparc's Saint-Laurent Campus. The $215 million pr...Read more

  • Soon, detect water contamination by smelling it!

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 11 Sep, 2015

    Singapore: Korean scientists are developing a new bio-electronic device that can detect bacteria in water by smelling it without the need for complex equipment and testing. The study, publ...Read more

  • Korean 3D bioprinting company receives $3 mn funding from govt

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 23 Jul, 2015

    Singapore: Rokit, a leading South Korean 3D printing company recently announced that it has received a $3 million government grant for the development of 3D bioprinting technology. The pro...Read more

  • Mundipharma to market Korea's Medifoam

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Jun, 2014

    Singapore: Singapore based pharmaceutical company, Mundipharma has collaborated with Korean firm Genewel for licensing and promotion of its Medifoam (marketed as BETAplast outside Korea), a...Read more

  • Stem cell may extend life span'

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 31 Aug, 2015

    Singapore: Korean researchers have determined the possibility that adult mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) may extend healthy life and lifespan by intravenous injections. Professor Kim from Ch...Read more

  • Allianz Life Korea launches a healthcare app

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Jul, 2015

    Singapore: Allianz Life Korea has launched a new healthcare app that can check a person's blood pressure, heartbeat and exercise regimens. The Korean unit of the Munich-based global insuran...Read more

  • Sale of wound care devices spurs in Asia-Pacific: Frost & Sullivan analysis report

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

    Singapore: Advanced wound care and modern wound closure products are gaining an edge over traditional wound dressings in Asia Pacific as lower bed capacity in hospitals and the trend toward...Read more

  • Photonics commercializes tissue surgery laser

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 13 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: Photonics, which recently received investments from Maxwell Biotech Venture Fund and RVC Seed Fund, has made its first sale of the stLase laser system to the global market under ...Read more

  • How will Asia tackle total drug resistant TB?

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

    The latest concern to have plagued the field of tuberculosis (TB) is the emergence of total drug resistant TB (TDR-TB). Cases of TDR-TB have surfaced in several countries, including Italy d...Read more



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