Sunday, 26 January 2020

Singapore News

  • Scientists identify new biomarker for cancer

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

    Singapore: Scientists from Singapore have identified FAIM, a molecule that typically prevents cell death, as a potential biomarker to identify an incurable form of cancer in the bone marrow...Read more

  • Singapore opens window for Korea medtech firms

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Jun, 2014

    Singapore: Singapore's Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) and Korean Health Industry Development Institute (KHIDI) have come together to jointly develop medical technologi...Read more

  • Asia goes paperless for patient records

    Singapore |  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

  • Telecom services to boom in APAC healthcare sector: Report

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

    Singapore: Telecommunication companies in Asia-Pacific are increasingly exploring vertical markets like healthcare to open up new revenue streams as the market holds great potential for tel...Read more

  • Mundipharma, Shionogi tie up for pain treatment in Japan

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 22 Nov, 2013

    Singapore: Mundipharma has entered a license agreement with Japan-based Shionogi for the exclusive rights to develop, manufacture and commercialize the abuse deterrent formulation of Oxycod...Read more

  • A*STAR scientists identify potential drug target for inflammatory diseases including cancers

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

    Singapore: A*STAR scientists have identified the enzyme, telomerase, as a cause of chronic inflammation in human cancers. Chronic inflammation is now recognized as a key underlying cause f...Read more

  • Mesoblast to set up stem cell drug plant in Singapore

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 May, 2014

    Singapore: Australian regenerative drug company, Mesoblast, is planning to expand its global manufacturing base and the company is in dialogues with Singapore Economic Development Board (ED...Read more

  • Boehringer heart drug is particularly effective in Asian population

    Singapore |  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

  • Covance expands Singapore drug development lab

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Apr, 2013

    Singapore: Covance expanded its central laboratory facility in Singapore to enhance the company's current service offerings and position it to meet current and future growth of drug develop...Read more

  • IME, SFC Fluidics xollaborate to develop traumatic brain injury diagnostic device

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

    Singapore: A*STAR's Institute of Microelectronics (IME) and SFC Fluidics, a USA microfluidics-based biomedical device development company, will be collaborating to develop a portable diagn...Read more

  • BioSingapore appoints Quintiles director as chairman

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Oct, 2012

    Singapore: Biomedical association of Singapore, BioSingapore has appointed Mr Simranjit Singh, director, strategic planning Asia, Quintiles, as its new chairman. In his new role, Mr Singh ...Read more

  • NUS develops 3-D tumor model

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 Jun, 2013

    Singapore: A team of National University of Singapore (NUS) researchers from Departments of Bioengineering and Orthopaedic Surgery has developed a three-dimensional (3D) tumor model. As it ...Read more

  • Singapore invests $17 mn in synthetic biology

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Sep, 2015

    Singapore: National University of Singapore (NUS) has taken a new research initiative called the NUS Synthetic Biology for Clinical and Technological Innovation (SynCTI) to develop research...Read more

  • Critical Diagnostics expands in APAC

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 May, 2012

    Singapore: Critical Diagnostics, a US-based biomarker company focused on cardiovascular diseases, added two distribution partners in the Asia Pacific region for its Presage ST2 Assay. These...Read more

  • Dendritic cells behind immune responses discovered

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Jul, 2012

    Singapore: Scientists at A*STAR's Singapore Immunology Network (SIgN), in collaboration with Newcastle University, UK, the Singapore Institute of Clinical Sciences and clinicians from multi...Read more

  • Life sciences is top priority for the Netherlands in 2012

    Singapore |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 22 May, 2012

    The Netherlands, despite its relatively small size, serves as the base for many multinational life sciences companies in Europe. These include not just multinational companies such as Abbot...Read more

  • Bio-XCell, Agila seals US$35mn deal

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

    Singapore: Malaysian Bio-XCell and Agila Biotech have sealed US$34.4million (RM107million) build-and-lease agreement during BioPharma Asia Convention held in Singapore from March 19-22. Thi...Read more

  • Singapore firm, Stehlin Foundation collaborate on anti-cancer drug

    Singapore |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Oct, 2013

    Singapore: NanoMaterials Technology (NMT), a Singapore based company, has signed an exclusive material supply agreement with Houston-based CHRISTUS Stehlin Foundation for Cancer Research (S...Read more



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