Monday, 23 September 2019

Taiwan News

  • BioTaiwan 2014: Business and biotech evolves

    Taiwan |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Aug, 2014

    As is true to the nature of this island state, its annual biotech event - BioTaiwan 2014 too, left no stone unturned in welcoming the global biopharmaceutical industry with innocuous excite...Read more

  • Demand for generics in Asia is drawing pharma majors

    Taiwan |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 Sep, 2012

    The clinical trials market in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region has been steadily growing with increased focus primarily on India and China, with South Korea, Singapore and Taiwan being the ot...Read more

  • Taiwan to step up food safety, disease control measures

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 23 Oct, 2014

    Singapore: Taiwan's new health minister Mr Chiang Been-huang recently said that his major priority would be to improve food safety and strengthen disease control measures in Taiwan. Speaki...Read more

  • Genovate, ScinoPharm co-develop Hep B Drug

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

    Singapore: Taiwan based Genovate Biotechnology and ScinoPharm have jointly developed the highly potent oral generic drug Livepro (Entecavir), representing a new generation of drugs for the ...Read more

  • Taiwan finds genetic marker for pancreatic cancer

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Oct, 2013

    Singapore: Scientists at the National Health Research Institute of Taiwan have discovered genetic markers that can predict the likelihood of surviving pancreatic cancer. According to the N...Read more

  • Biotechnology, medicine is Taiwan's next star industry

    Taiwan |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Sep, 2013

    Singapore: Taiwan is striving to elevate its biotechnology and medicine industry with a combined support from both the public and private sectors. The Taiwan Biotechnology Takeoff Diamond ...Read more

  • DaVita to provide dialysis services in Taiwan

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 Jan, 2013

    Singapore: DaVita, the kidney care division of US-based DaVita HealthCare Partners and a leading provider of kidney care services, has formed a joint venture with Riches Healthcare (RHC), t...Read more

  • Researchers prove hypothesis in population genetics

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Sep, 2012

    Singapore: A research team led by Dr Jun-Yi Leu, an associate research fellow at the Institute of Molecular Biology in Taiwan, has validated the long-standing hypothesis in population genet...Read more

  • H7N9 strikes again: Taiwan CDC

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

    Singapore: The Center for Disease control Taipei has reported two laboratory confirmed cases of H7N9 human infection. With this, the Taipei CDC has reported four cases recently. The two ca...Read more

  • Taiwan FDA nods Ph II trial of Hep C drug

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Sep, 2015

    Singapore: China based Ascletis has received Taiwan Food and Drug Administration (TFDA) approval to start phase II clinical trial for its all-oral interferon (IFN)-free regimen to treat chr...Read more

  • CRO survey: India, China dominate market

    Taiwan |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Nov, 2012

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  • Siemens inks MoU with Taiwan's Yuanpei University

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 07 Jul, 2015

    Singapore: In a bid to improve and promote industry academic partnerships, Taiwan's Yuanpei University has inked a Memorandum of Understanding with Siemens. The ceremony held at Guangyu Art...Read more

  • Taiwan CDC issues travel 'alert' to West Africa

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Jul, 2014

    Singapore: Taiwan's Centers for Disease Control (CDC) warned that Taiwanese should avoid unnecessary travel to West Africa, amid the deadly outbreak of Ebola virus in three nations of the c...Read more

  • Liposome to begin phase-II trials for its cancer drug

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 Sep, 2014

    Singapore: Taiwan-based drugmaker, Liposome announced that it had received approval from the Chinese government to begin second-phase clinical trials for its new drug, Lipotecan, that treat...Read more

  • Doctors to be sent to Nigeria to assist Taiwan nationals

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Aug, 2014

    Singapore: The Taiwan Center for Disease Control (CDC) has announced that a team of physicians will be sent to Nigeria, a country hit by the blood borne Ebola virus, to assist Taiwanese nat...Read more

  • Taiwan hospital operator convicted on fraud charges

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Sep, 2014

    Singapore: Following reports that a hospital operator in Changhua County, Taiwan was convicted for alleged defrauding, the Taiwan Healthcare Reform Foundation has emphasized for changes to ...Read more

  • Taiwan steps up rabies surveillance

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 01 Jan, 2015

    Singapore: In wake of the nation's first rabies vaccine infection reported in an animal this year, the Taiwan Center for Disease Control has recently activated a contingency measure to prov...Read more

  • Taiwan researchers find link between obesity and arterial stiffness

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Dec, 2014

    Singapore: According to a recent research at Taiwan based National Cheng Kung University (NCKU), obesity leads to a reduction in the protein lysyl oxidase (LOX) which accelerates aortic agi...Read more



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