Thursday, 20 February 2020

Taiwan News

  • Taiwan FDA unveils new list of tainted drugs

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Apr, 2015

    Singapore: The Taiwan Food and Drug Administration has revealed yet another list of drugs for product warnings and recalls after they were found to be tainted with industrial grade magnesiu...Read more

  • Biochips market to be worth $11.4 bn by 2018

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 09 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: A recent report released by has analyzed the Global Biochips Industry and forecasted that by 2018 the market will reach $11.4 billion with a CAGR of 18.6 pe...Read more

  • Taiwan govt inaugurates country's third biotech park

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Dec, 2014

    Singapore: Underscoring the Taiwan government's determination to foster biotechnology and fast-track the development of local healthcare sector, the government has launched a new industrial...Read more

  • Foxconn expands, forays into healthcare

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 Apr, 2015

    Singapore: If reports are to be believed, electronic giant Foxconn is teaming up with US-based Varian Medical Systems to obtain rights to sell radiation-treatment devices in China. Mr Leona...Read more

  • HIV patients can soon donate organs

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Aug, 2014

    Singapore: HIV patients can soon be potential organ donors with the Taiwan Ministry of Health and Welfare Chief (MHW) and the Taiwan Organ Registry and Sharing Center (TORSC) leaning toward...Read more

  • Kong Yen Biotech apologizes for the use of tainted oil

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 09 Sep, 2014

    Singapore: Taiwan-based Kong Yen Biotech has apologized to its customers acknowledging the use of tainted oil in manufacturing foods. Kong Yen Biotech is the owner of 'Gassho' brand and is...Read more

  • Exlites launches e-commerce website with core products

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 Aug, 2013

    Singapore: Exlites Holdings launched its new online e-commerce website. The new website will be a convenient way for patients as well as medical professionals to order the necessary medical...Read more

  • Taiwan's TWi to independently hit the US market

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Feb, 2015

    Singapore: Taiwan-based TWi Pharmaceuticals has decided to sell its products in the US market through its own US subsidiary, instead of the original plan of selling through Teva Pharmaceuti...Read more

  • Taiwan researchers solve aging mystery

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 13 Mar, 2013

    Singapore: A study conducted by a transnational research team at the National Cheng Kung University (NCKU), Taiwan, has found the mechanisms of aging that are associated with nuclear pore c...Read more

  • Tobacco prevalence in Asia raising death toll

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Jun, 2014

    Singapore: According to a study in PLOS Medicine, by Prof Wei Zheng, professor of Medicine and director of the Vanderbilt Epidemiology Center, and Mr John Potter, a member and scientific ad...Read more

  • Impax to acquire two pharma companies

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Oct, 2014

    Singapore: Impax Laboratories announced that it has agreed to buy private pharmaceutical companies Tower Holdings Inc and Lineage Therapeutics Inc for $700 million in cash. The acquisition...Read more

  • SHL, Taipei university sign MoU to start Swiss apprentice program

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Sep, 2012

    Singapore: Taiwan-based drug delivery company, SHL, signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the National Taipei University of Technology (NTUT) to mark the official start to a Swiss...Read more

  • Taiwan accuses FDA of fallacious GM foods ad

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 27 Jun, 2014

    Singapore: While consumers are demanding food companies to specify the genetically modified ingredients of the food, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had released an advertisement ...Read more

  • UK based Ergomed opens drug development services centre in Taiwan

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

    Singapore: UK-based Ergomed providing specialised services to the pharmaceutical industry and the development of new drugs, has opened a new office in Taiwan for clinical research and consu...Read more

  • Taiwan firm gets FDA nod for ph II trial of gout drug

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Dec, 2014

    Singapore: Taiwan based TWi Pharmaceuticals has received US FDA and Taiwan FDA approval of a protocol for a Phase II clinical trial of its AC-201 controlled-release (CR) tablets for the ind...Read more

  • Taiwan seeks to attract global investors

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 23 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: BioBusiness Asia concluded in Taiwan on July 18, 2013, with a message that the global biotech fraternity needs to get connected to the global value chain. Industrial Technology R...Read more

  • Taipei firm to offer aerial medical tours

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Jul, 2014

    Singapore: Taipei-based healthcare company, Show 101 Royal Health Care, announced its partnership with Aerospace Industrial Development Corp (AIDC) to offer aerial medical tourism services ...Read more

  • ITC enters consent decree against Apex on ResMed request

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: A US government investigation started at the request of ResMed against Taiwanese manufacturer Apex Medical has resulted in an administrative law judge at the International Trade ...Read more