Friday, 21 February 2020

MedTech News

  • miRNA tools market clocked $110 mn in 2012: Frost

    MedTech |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 09 Sep, 2013

    Singapore: Rapid growth in microRNA (miRNA) research over the past two years, which is fuelled by its diagnostic and therapeutic potential, has led to the the global miRNA tools and service...Read more

  • VolitionRx to study cancer detection device in Singapore

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 23 Jan, 2015

    Singapore: VolitionRx, focused on developing blood-based diagnostic tests for a broad range of cancer types and other conditions, has commenced a pilot ovarian cancer study in collaboration...Read more

  • Malaysia seeks potential growth in medical device sector'

    MedTech |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Jan, 2015

    Singapore: Total healthcare expenditure in Malaysia could exceed $20 billion by 2025 and is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 11 percent from 2015 to 2020, accordi...Read more

  • Indian medtech veteran is ERBA operations VP

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 08 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: ERBA Diagnostics has appointed Mr Mohan Gopalkrishnan as vice president of operations. He will be based in ERBA's Miami headquarters. Mr Kevin Clark, president and chief execu...Read more

  • BIO 2014: Sneak-a-Peak into all the exclusive events

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

    Singapore: The 2014 BIO International Convention, the world's largest and most prestigious biotechnology event, attracted pioneers and industry leaders from 65 countries worldwide. The th...Read more

  • Australia: Controls healthcare cost, drives market

    MedTech |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 May, 2013

    Increase in aging population along with rising burden of non communicable diseases in Australia have been putting pressure on the government to offer drugs at affordable prices and to lower...Read more

  • The facebook challenge for pharma

    MedTech |  Opinion | By Nandita Singh | 0 Comment | 19 Sep, 2012

    Pharma and medical devices companies face many grave challenges. Discovery & development is just the first one. Negotiating the complex regulatory field in various geographies to take i...Read more

  • Polymer-based drug delivery is next-gen technology

    MedTech |  News | By Nandita Singh | 0 Comment | 14 Mar, 2012

    Improvements in molecular biology methods and a better understanding of cancer pathway have helped bring in a number of drugs that target specific cancer related pathways and have a specifi...Read more

  • GE, A*Star invest $20 mn to boost medtech

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Dec, 2014

    Singapore: Singapore's Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) and global healthcare company, GE Healthcare, have sealed a five-year technology research and development collabo...Read more

  • AstraZeneca-Takeda to bid for Israeli incubator

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 12 Jun, 2013

    Singapore: UK pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca is the second bidder for the dedicated biotech incubator being set up by the Chief Scientist's incubator program at the Ministry of the Econ...Read more

  • Philips launches new ultrasound solutions

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 May, 2012

    Bangalore: Philips Innovation Campus (PIC) in Bangalore, India, has launched of ClearVue, a family of ultrasound solutions. The first in a series of products to be launched this year, Clear...Read more

  • Aus disinfection technology gets Korea FDA nod

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Aug, 2013

    Singapore: The Korean Food and Drug Administration (KFDA) has approved Australia-based medical device firm Nanosonics' disinfection technology trophon EPR to be marketed in the country. N...Read more

  • Samsung Medical Center joins hands with Elekta

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 11 Jun, 2015

    Singapore: Korea's Samsung Medical Center (SMC) has inked a pact with Elekta, a leading solutions provider for cancer and brain disorders, to deliver the first Leksell Gamma Knife Icon to A...Read more

  • Fluke Biomedical launches portable oscilloscope

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 07 Sep, 2012

    Singapore: Fluke Biomedical, a global provider of medical device test and safety equipment, has launched 190M Medical ScopeMeter Portable Oscilloscope. Designed to take the guesswork out of...Read more

  • Shimadzu wins F&S South Africa 'leadership award'

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Apr, 2013

    ‎Singapore: Based on its recent analysis of the general X-ray devices market, Frost and Sullivan has recognised Shimadzu Corporation with the 2013 South Africa Market Share Leadership...Read more

  • Tissue patches to repair congenital heart defects

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Oct, 2012

    Singapore: Australian biomedical company Allied Healthcare launched cardiovascular tissue patch, CardioCel, to surgically repair congenital heart defects (CHD) in infants. The surgery, per...Read more

  • Chief financial officer of Becton Dickinson quits

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 11 Oct, 2012

    Singapore: Mr David V Elkins, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD) has revealed his plans of pursuing an entrepreneurial opportunity a...Read more

  • AusBiotech CEO: Biotech is unpredictable economic market

    MedTech |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Apr, 2013

    AusBiotech, which is Australian biosciences' flagstaff industry organization comprising of a network of over 3,000 life sciences companies, has been providing representation and services to...Read more