Sunday, 23 February 2020

Korea News

  • Asia goes paperless for patient records

    Korea |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Nov, 2012

    The rising demand for cost containment in healthcare and the need to improve quality of services are driving the growth of the electronic medical records (EMR) market around the world. Acco...Read more

  • Korea in grip of a deadly measles epidemic

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

    Singapore: Measles in North Korea has turned to be a deadly outbreak in seven years killing three children last week. The contagious disease is spreading fast from the country's capital to ...Read more

  • Boehringer heart drug is particularly effective in Asian population

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 13 Sep, 2012

    Singapore: Boehringer Ingelheim has reported that in Asian populations, Pradaxa (dabigatran etexilate) offers considerable benefits for the management of patients with atrial fibrillation (...Read more

  • Pharma giants warn Korea of low drug pricing

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 07 Jul, 2014

    Singapore: International pharma companies are concerned about the low pricing of their drugs in the Korean markets and have warned Seoul that they are holding back new medicines from the co...Read more

  • Bio & Medical Korea 2014: Global healthcare tourism event

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

    Singapore: Bio and Medical Korea 2014 an international event of the medical industry, was held over three days beginning on May 28 at Kintex in Gyeonggi Province, northwest of Seoul. The ev...Read more

  • Korean stem cells that can be transformed into organs

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 22 Oct, 2012

    Singapore: Korean scientists have developed a breakthrough technology that can more efficiently and safely reprogram adult cells to an embryo-like state, which can then in-turn be programme...Read more

  • Dong-A Pharma appoints new co-CEO

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

    Singapore: Korea-based Dong-A Pharmaceutical has appointed Mr Lee Dong Hun as its new co-chief executive officer. He would be replacing Mr Kim Won Bae, effective March 4, 2013. The current ...Read more

  • Spanish firm ties up with Korean HanAll BioPharma

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Nov, 2012

    Singapore: Spanish biotech company AB-Biotics has signed a 10-year license agreement with Korean firm HanAll BioPharma. The agreement gives HanAll exclusive rights to distribute AB-Biotics'...Read more

  • Agilent, Samsung join hands for clinical research

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Jul, 2012

    Singapore: Agilent Technologies and Samsung Medical Center, one of South Korea's leading medical institutes, have agreed to collaborate on medicine and genetics research projects. The Depa...Read more

  • Korean, Chinese firms sign depression drug deal

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Apr, 2013

    Singapore: South Korean-based SK Biopharmaceuticals entered into a collaboration agreement with PKU International HealthCare, China, and Shanghai Medicilon, China, for its novel new small m...Read more

  • What the future holds for the APAC CRO market?

    Korea |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Sep, 2013

    The fifth edition of the annual BioSpectrum Asia Pacific clinical research organization (CRO) Survey, which is conducted in association with CyberMedia Research (CMR), yet again identifie...Read more

  • Arena CEO: Our drug curbs hunger, obesity

    Korea |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Dec, 2012

    Arena Pharmaceuticals, a US-based biopharmaceutical company focused at discovering, developing and commercializing novel drugs for weight management, cardiovascular disease, inflammation an...Read more

  • CPhl-Pharma Outsourcing Event to be held in Korea

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Apr, 2012

    Singapore: CPhI Korea 2014, a new content-led exhibition will begin in Seoul Korea, from September 2, 2014. The two day event includes various conferences, exhibitions, networking events an...Read more

  • Accelerating drug discovery process

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Mar, 2012

    In the last few years, biotech companies in Korea have targeted innovation in drug development and are building platforms to develop new drugs. Many biotechnology researchers and entreprene...Read more

  • Marken opens office in Seoul

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 May, 2012

    Singapore: Marken, a global clinical supply chain service provider dedicated to the pharmaceutical and life sciences industries, has opened its first office in Seoul, South Korea. The offic...Read more

  • Neuroscience discovery gets a boost in Korea

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Jul, 2012

    Singapore: Agilent Technologies has established a new center for neurometabolomics research and training in the city of Daegu, South Korea. The center will serve as the base for the company...Read more

  • MagnaChip unveils new Mxsensor products

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: MagnaChip Semiconductor, a Korean semiconductor company with a broad portfolio of analog and mixed-signal products and technologies, announced a full range of "MXsensor" intellig...Read more

  • Korean researchers to clone Siberian mammoth

    Korea |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Oct, 2012

    Singapore: Sooam Biotech Research Foundation of Korea has signed an agreement with Russia's North-Eastern Federal University for exclusive rights to study the mammoth remains recently found...Read more