Thursday, 23 January 2020

Taiwan News

  • TWi gets US patent for type II diabetes drug

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 11 Sep, 2013

    Singapore: Taiwan-based TWi Biotechnology has received notification of patent allowance for AC-201, its lead drug candidate, from the US Patent and Trademark Office.The granted patent, US p...Read more

  • Taiwan medtech output to grow 7.1% to $2.71 bn

    Taiwan |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 May, 2013

    Singapore: A study released by the Industry and Technology Intelligence Services (ITIS), a research institute under the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Taiwan, has pointed out that the produc...Read more

  • Taiwan to get its first biosafety level 3 plant

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 06 Aug, 2013

    Singapore: Amaran Biotechnology is going to invest $33.41 million (NT$1 billion) in order to construct a plant and a research center at Hsinchu Biomedical Science Park in Hsinchu County, Ta...Read more

  • SABR technology for treating liver cancer

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Sep, 2013

    Singapore: Clinical experts outlined promising new approaches to treating liver cancer using radiosurgery with advanced imaging and motion management technology. Presentations on non-invasi...Read more

  • Dr Chi-huey Wong: Pushing biotech growth in Taiwan

    Taiwan |  Influencers | By Piyusha Chatterjee | 0 Comment | 09 Jul, 2012

    Scientist, entrepreneur, administrator, adviser. Dr Chi-Huey Wong, the ninth president of Academia Sinica, has donned many hats in his career spanning over 30 years. Now, in his second term...Read more

  • Taiwan develops carbohydrate-based cancer vaccine

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

    Singapore: A research team led by Academia Sinica President, Dr. Chi-Huey Wong, and associate research fellow, Dr Chung-Yi Wu of the Genomics Research Center (GRC) have developed vaccine ca...Read more

  • Taiwan's Adimmune to release H7N9 vaccine soon

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: Leading vaccine provider from Taiwan, Adimmune Corp has passed the third phase of clinical trials for H7N9 Avian Influenza vaccine. This, the company said signifies that the vacc...Read more

  • We need to focus on diseases unique to China: Dr Chi-huey Wong

    Taiwan |  Influencers | By Piyusha Chatterjee | 0 Comment | 09 Jul, 2012

    Academia Sinica is an autonomous research institution in Taiwan that is doing pioneering work in the field of science and technology, including biotechnology. Its present president, Dr Chi-...Read more

  • Taiwan scientists use mushrooms to fight cancer

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Sep, 2013

    Singapore: Scientists at Academia Sinica have discovered that a crude extract (which the team named F3) of fucose-containing polysaccharides present in Reishi mushroom have the potential to...Read more

  • New mechanisms found in plants to adapt to light, water

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 May, 2012

    Singapore: Researchers at the Institute of Plant and Microbial Biology in Taiwan have reported new mechanisms by which plants detect and adapt to changes in light and water abundance, two k...Read more

  • Auto-injectors for drugs of the future

    Taiwan |  News | By Nandita Singh | 0 Comment | 13 Mar, 2012

    Taiwan-based auto-injector manufacturer Scandinavian Health (SHL Group) believes that besides having advanced alternative drug delivery technologies, the number of injectable drugs would be...Read more

  • GPS shoe

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 Jun, 2012

    Company: Glorious Union Medtech Dimension: 30x10x10cm Weight: 1.5kg Are you worried that your loved one may walk off or drive away and end up somewhere else and not remember how to get ba...Read more

  • China, Taiwan firms join hands for cancer drugs

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Mar, 2013

    Singapore: Taiwan's PharmaEngine has signed research collaboration with Guangzhou BeBetter Medicine Technology to design, synthesize and develop new chemical entities against predefined tar...Read more

  • Taiwan to get Adimmune bird flu vaccine by July

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

    Singapore: Taiwan-based Adimmune has highlighted that it can begin supplying vaccines against the current strain of H7N9 bird flu virus by mid-July. Mr Steve Chan, chairman, Adimmune, reve...Read more

  • Telemedicine is revolutionizing healthcare access

    Taiwan |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 1 Comment | 30 Nov, 2012

    Telemedicine is re-defining access to healthcare in many ways. It has, in particular, proved to be an effective solution in providing specialty healthcare, improving access and reducing cos...Read more

  • Taiwan, China firms to co-develop cancer NCEs

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Jan, 2013

    Singapore: Taiwan's PharmaEngine has collaborated and signed research agreement with China's Guangzhou BeBetter Medicine Technology. The two companies will collaborate to design, synthesize...Read more

  • ScinoPharm to manufacture Supernus epilepsy drug

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Sep, 2013

    Singapore: Taiwan-based ScinoPharm will provide commercial manufacturing of topiramate active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) for Trokendi XR, which was developed and recently launched by S...Read more

  • Taiwan firm recalls Breathe Atomizers

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

    Singapore: Taiwan-based Health & Life initiated a nationwide recall of 242,892 EZ Breathe Atomizers (Model #EZ-100) after becoming aware of an increase in the number of complaints. The...Read more



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