Saturday, 17 August 2019

Healthcare News

  • BioEnable to prevent baby mix-ups in hospitals

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Jan, 2013

    Mumbai: BioEnable Technologies, a leading identification and tracking solutions company based in the city of Pune, India, has introduced a new infant protection system for new born identifi...Read more

  • Virtual operation table simulator gets US patent

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 08 Apr, 2013

    Singapore: US based-Simbionix, a medical education and simulation training provider, has been granted a US patent for its patient specific simulation product, the PROcedure Rehearsal Studio...Read more

  • Anytime-Anywhere' is the latest trend in personal health monitoring

    Healthcare |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Aug, 2013

    Healthcare has historically been provided in clinics and hospitals globally. With rising costs of healthcare, aging population, the desire to stay healthy even while indulging on an unhea...Read more

  • Is the traditional healthcare system collapsing?

    Healthcare |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Feb, 2014

    Singapore: Globally, the healthcare industry is in a state of accelerated evolution due to changing demographics and various market forces. These are giving rise to disruptions in the tradi...Read more

  • Ebola epidemic: No relief in sight

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Apr, 2014

    Singapore: Dr Cheik Humar Khan, who was heroically battling the deadly Ebola in West Africa, has been reported to have contracted the disease himself. Ebola wreaks havoc through West Afric...Read more

  • Ziena Jalil: NZ, Singapore have much to learn from each other

    Healthcare |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 May, 2013

    New Zealand Trade and Enterprise (NZTE) is New Zealand government's national economic development agency and works to stimulate economic growth by helping to boost export earnings, strength...Read more

  • Healthcare spending by BRICS nations to increase'

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Apr, 2014

    Singapore: The PwC report in Indian context mentions that India's infrastructure requirement is also significant and as per estimates, the country requires to add 650,000 beds which will tr...Read more

  • Biocon signs PPP to deliver e-healthcare program in Odisha

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 07 Mar, 2014

    Singapore: Biocon Foundation, OTTET (Orissa Trust of Technical Education) and Canara Bank have signed a public private partnership (PPP) with the Odisha government to deliver an e-healthcar...Read more

  • Bangladesh reports first deadly MERS case

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 Jun, 2014

    Singapore: The Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR) confirmed its first MERS case in Bangladesh. The 53-year-old infected man was a Bangladesh born, US resident, ...Read more

  • Infectious diseases on the rise in China

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 Oct, 2014

    Singapore: According to a data reported by Reuters, a total of 1,477 people have died of infectious diseases in China in last September. The National Health and Family Planning Commission ...Read more

  • Philips launches healthcare IT services

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Jan, 2014

    Singapore: Royal Philips, Philips' healthcare division, has launched Healthcare Informatics Solutions and Services, a new business group within Philips' Healthcare sector that offers hospit...Read more

  • Healthcare leverages on doc management systems

    Healthcare |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Aug, 2013

    Anyone who conducts clinical trials knows that paper clinical documents and electronic processes consume staffing expenses, storage facilities and complicate compliance. Clinical Document...Read more

  • GE launches virtual diagnostic tool for blood diseases

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Mar, 2014

    Singapore: Clarient Diagnostic Service, a GE Healthcare company, has launched a new diagnostic service known as PATHSiTE Virtual HemeFISH (VHF) to its fluorescence in situ hybridisation (FI...Read more

  • Novartis invests $160 million for eyecare in Asia

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 May, 2014

    Singapore: In response to the growing demand for eye drugs in Asia, Novartis subsidiary Alcon, has opened a new $160m facility, to manufacture its ophthalmic drugs. The facility intends to ...Read more

  • Stem cells: Hope for cancer cure

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 May, 2014

    Singapore: Cancer patients can now heave a sigh of relief with the new, quantum leap innovation in cancer treatment. Harvard scientists discovered that combination of cancer killing herpes ...Read more

  • Two, 'too-similar' research papers on MERS published online

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Apr, 2014

    Singapore: Scientists are puzzled by a similar data on MERS research published in two leading journals the first in Emerging Infectious Diseases(EID), the other later in The New England Jou...Read more

  • Measles deaths decline by 78%: WHO

    Healthcare |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 11 Feb, 2014

    Singapore: Death by measles has reached historic lows, dropping by 78 percent from more than 562,000 in 2000 to 122,000 in 2012, according to a report by WHO. According to the report, meas...Read more

  • Heart pump: A new hope to heart failure patients

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

    Singapore: A 39-year-old man, the first patient in Vietnam to have a surgically implanted heart pump inside his chest has been reported to be in a good condition. Mr Hoang Quoc B, received...Read more



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