Friday, 03 April 2020

MedTech News

  • Global life sciences hiring demand dips in Q4 2012

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: ZRG Partners, a global authority on talent management issues in the life sciences, pharmaceutical and medical markets, revealed that the year 2012 ended with two straight quarter...Read more

  • Mindray to acquire Zonare for $105 mn

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 13 Jun, 2013

    Singapore: Mindray Medical has plans to acquire Zonare Medical Systems, an ultrasound technology leader in the high-end radiology segment for $105 million. Mindray's management expects the ...Read more

  • GE Healthcare, Fortis pioneer Asia's first eICU

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 09 Jul, 2012

    New Delhi: Fortis Healthcare and GE Healthcare have launched Asia's first electronic intensive care unit (eICU) facility CritiNext. The eICU services offer accessible specialty critical car...Read more

  • LSQ: Financial crunch makes capital harder to get

    MedTech |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Jun, 2013

    Life Sciences Queensland (LSQ), Australia, offers opportunity for industry stakeholders to come together and cooperate to grow their businesses and help create a dynamic, internationally co...Read more

  • Urbanization causes elderly health suffering in India

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Sep, 2012

    Bangalore: A report titled, 'Preventive Care and Healthy Ageing Global Perspective', released by the the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) has highlighted the state of elderly healthcare in...Read more

  • Top 20: Malaysia - Crosses $1B Mark

    MedTech |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 09 Jul, 2014

    Singapore: Malaysia has been strengthening its base during the few years attracting significant investments and collaborations. Some of the key developments include: Malaysia-based biote...Read more

  • New laser to deliver drugs painlessly

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Sep, 2012

    Singapore: A new type of drug delivery system has been devised, which uses an erbium-doped yttrium aluminium garnet laser to propel a precise stream of medicine with the correct amount of f...Read more

  • SHL grows to 2000 employees in Taiwan

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

    Singapore: SHL, Taiwan based designer, developer and manufacturer of advanced drug delivery devices, has touched 2,000 employees in Taiwan as of September 1, 2013. With the company's conti...Read more

  • Roche cancer test gets expanded CE mark

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 27 Nov, 2012

    Singapore: Roche has received an expanded CE mark indication for the cobas 4800 human papillomavirus virus (HPV) test as a primary screen. This means that Pap cytology is no longer required...Read more

  • APAC healthcare 2012 market touched $369.9 bn: F&S

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 07 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: Singapore healthcare expenditure market was worth $11.7 billion in 2012 and will grow to $22.3 billion by 2018, which represents a compound annual growth rate of 11.4 percent fro...Read more

  • Boston Scientific China gets new MD

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

    Singapore: Mr Warren Wang has been appointed vice president and managing director of Boston Scientific Corporation's operations in China. Mr Wang is responsible for leading the company's te...Read more

  • EU nod for Eli Lilly Alzheimer's diagnostic agent

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 Jan, 2013

    Singapore: The European Commission has approved Amyvid (Florbetapir) solution for injection as a diagnostic radiopharmaceutical indicated for Positron Emission Tomography (PET) imaging of ...Read more

  • GE gets Frost & Sullivan award for AgileTrac

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Oct, 2012

    Singapore: Frost & Sullivan recognized GE Healthcare with the 2012 North America Frost & Sullivan Award for Customer Value Enhancement following its analysis of real-time location s...Read more

  • Echo Therapeutics expands agreement with Ferndale

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

    Singapore: US-based Echo Therapeutics, a company developing its needle-free Symphony tCGM System as a non-invasive, wireless, transdermal continuous glucose monitoring system and its Prelud...Read more

  • Johnson portable doser delivers 100N force

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 25 Mar, 2013

    Singapore: Hong kong-based Johnson Electric launched miniature medication dosing system technology under the Johnson Medtech brand, a platform that provides high precision dosing accuracy o...Read more

  • Cordis is TriReme's new catheter distributor

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Feb, 2014

    ‎Singapore: TriReme Medical, a subsidiary of Singapore-based QT Vascular, has signed a broad distribution agreement with Cordis for the exclusive distribution of its unique Chocolate ...Read more

  • Toshiba to help US universities in MRI research

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 22 Apr, 2013

    Singapore: Toshiba has partnered with Shands at the University of Florida (UF) and the Keck Medical Center of the University of Southern California (USC), US, for research in Magnetic Reson...Read more

  • Medtronic taps Asia markets for growth

    MedTech |  Analysis | By Piyusha Chatterjee | 0 Comment | 26 Nov, 2012

    Medtronic is putting in place plans to grow its emerging markets' revenue to 20 percent of the overall revenue in the next few years. In FY'12, the US-headquartered medical devices company ...Read more