Sunday, 23 February 2020

MedTech News

  • BD announces third fiscal quarter results

    MedTech |  Company results | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Aug, 2012

    Singapore: Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD), reported quarterly revenues of $1.981 billion for the third fiscal quarter ending June 30, 2012, representing an increase of 1.5 percent from ...Read more

  • Nova buys Mazor's Renaissance surgical robot

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 06 May, 2013

    New Delhi: Nova Medical Center, a leading short-stay surgical chain in India, placed an order for a Mazor Robotics' Renaissance surgical robot system through Advanced Medical Systems, which...Read more

  • Mobile health market to reach $58 bn by 2020: Study

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Nov, 2013

    Singapore: Global mobile health (mHealth) market was valued at $6.7 billion in 2012 and is estimated to reach $8.3 billion by the end of 2013, according to a report by Allied Market Researc...Read more

  • F&S: Personalization is the new mantra in healthcare

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

    Singapore: Frost & Sullivan partner Ms Reenita Das during her keynote presentation at the 12th International BIOtech Exhibition and Conference in Tokyo, revealed that the global healthc...Read more

  • Singapore biomedical scientists to help SMEs

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 22 May, 2012

    Singapore: Biomedical scientists at Singapore's Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) will join a programme that is expected to kindle the capabilities of small-and-medium en...Read more

  • Sunshine to buy $25 mn shares of Aspire

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

    Singapore: Sunshine Heart, a global medical device company focused on innovative technologies for moderate heart failure, entered into a common stock purchase agreement with Aspire Capital...Read more

  • Macrocyclics to design chelating agents for Roche

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 May, 2013

    Singapore: Macrocyclics, an Areva Med company, entered into a new collaborative research agreement with Roche for the continued development of novel chelating agents designed specifically b...Read more

  • Customizing kits for diagnosis of infectious diseases

    MedTech |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Aug, 2012

              India is a highly populated country with large tracts of sub-tropical and tropical environment, where the control of vector-borne infectious diseases has become partic...Read more

  • Taipei to enhance regulatory knowledge on wearables

    MedTech |  Regulatory | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Sep, 2014

    Singapore: As the medical device companies are bringing innovation in wearable devices, getting through regulation and safety standards procedure could be quite a hassle to commercialize th...Read more

  • Milestones in drug delivery technology in Asia

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

    In 2007, Dabur Pharma, one of India's leading manufacturers of anti-cancer drugs, launched Nanoxel, a novel drug delivery system for the widely used anti-cancer drug Paclitaxel. This nanosc...Read more

  • Top 20: CHINA - Growth Despite Crackdowns

    MedTech |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Jul, 2014

    China has cracked down on high prices and corruption in the healthcare sector. Nonetheless, the revenue growth of publicly listed companies grew by nearly 22 percent. Today, China accoun...Read more

  • Auto injector company SHL hires over 600 employees

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 01 Aug, 2012

    Singapore: In response to increased customer orders and the signing of long-term contracts, Taiwan-based SHL has hired more than 600 new employees over a 14-month period. SHL, the world's l...Read more

  • Korea to showcase future of biotechnology

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 25 Jul, 2014

    Singapore: Korea is all set to host international bio exposition showcasing a glimpse into the future of biotechnology and its contribution to human health. Osong International Bio Industr...Read more

  • Qiagen develops cancer screening standards in Cambodia

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 May, 2013

    Singapore: Qiagen is partnering with Calmette Hospital in Cambodia to help develop national standards on screening for human papillomavirus (HPV), the primary cause of cervical cancer. Camb...Read more

  • Breast cancer test BREVAGen gets CE Mark approval

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 08 Aug, 2012

    Singapore: Genetic Technologies announced today that it has received European CE Mark approval for BREVAGen, the company's breast cancer risk test. The CE Mark designation will allow BREVAG...Read more

  • GE launches system to treat infant jaundice

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 12 Sep, 2012

    Bangalore: Wipro GE Healthcare, GE Healthcare's business arm in India, introduced its Lullaby LED Phototherapy System to address the challenges in the neo-natal segment. The Lullaby LED PT,...Read more

  • New radiation therapy platform for Thailand, Philippines

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 25 May, 2012

    Singapore: Maharaj Nakorn Chiang Mai Hospital in Thailand and Makati Medical Center in Philippines have begun treating patients with TomoTherapy System, a fully-integrated, 3D image-guided ...Read more

  • Made-in-Singapore H5N1 bird flu diagnostic kit

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

    Singapore: A close collaboration between scientists from the Experimental Therapeutics Centre (ETC) under the Agency for Science and Technology Research (A*STAR) and clinicians from Tan Toc...Read more