Sunday, 08 December 2019

MedTech News

  • Singapore's 1st cloud-based ECG monitor gets CE mark

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

    Singapore: Singapore-based WEB Biotechnology, developer of the world's first cloud-based continuous ECG monitor called Spyder, achieved CE certification for its ECG monitoring solution. The...Read more

  • Yaskawa Electric invests in ReWalk exoskeleton

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Oct, 2013

    Singapore: Israel-based ARGO Medical Technologies has partnered with innovative robotics experts Yaskawa Electric, Japan, as it continues the global expansion of its ReWalk exoskeleton devi...Read more

  • Phillips-Medisize acquires Adval Tech plants in China, Mexico

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: US-based Phillips-Medisize has entered into a definitive agreement with the Adval Tech to purchase, for an undisclosed amount, two manufacturing operations: Adval Tech Medical (S...Read more

  • Virtual operation table simulator gets US patent

    MedTech |  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

  • US fiscal cliff: Industry keeps a close watch

    MedTech |  Analysis | By Piyusha Chatterjee | 0 Comment | 20 Dec, 2012

    With the US staring at a fiscal cliff in 2013 and the threat of an ensuing $1.2 trillion across the board budget cuts, negotiations are on at the political level to reach a consensus on how...Read more

  • Jason Terrell is head of VolitionRx US operations

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Apr, 2013

    Singapore: VolitionRx, a life sciences company focused on developing blood-based diagnostic tests, hired Dr Jason Terrell as head of US operations. Dr Terrell will initially be responsible ...Read more

  • What's with the medtech registration scenario in Taiwan?

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

    Taiwan is a major economic player in the domain of electronics, information and communication technology, and is also considered a producer of intermediary and final products. Although its ...Read more

  • Critical Diagnostics signs agreements for Asia Pacific

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

    Singapore: Critical Diagnostics, a US-based biomarker company focused on cardiovascular diseases, is expanding its presence in the Asia Pacific region with the addition of two distribution ...Read more

  • Chinese medical device market has many pitfalls

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

    Singapore: A new report by Millennium Research Group about the Chinese medical device market highlighted that success in the market depends on balancing risks such as the complex tendering ...Read more

  • Mindray expects 20% growth in FY2012

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

    Singapore: Mindray Medical, a China-based manufacturer and marketer of medical devices, is expecting an year-over-year growth of 20 percent, touching $1,056 million by the fiscal year endin...Read more

  • Allied Healthcare's CardioCel trial shows efficacy

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

    Singapore: Australia-based Allied Healthcare's ongoing phase II extension study for CardioCel, its lead regenerative tissue product, showed continued evidence of the long-term benefits of C...Read more

  • GSK's $50 mn VC fund to further bioelectric R&D

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 09 Aug, 2013

    Singapore: GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has launched a $50 million strategic venture capital fund to help develop methods to treat diseases by using electrical signals. GSK hopes to have the first...Read more

  • Japanese use charred resin to make nano 3D structures

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 31 May, 2013

    Singapore: Though its surface has been turned to carbon, the bunny-like features can still be easily observed with a microscope. This rabbit sculpture, the size of a typical bacterium, is o...Read more

  • Lumenis to distribute Visionix products in China

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

    Singapore: Lumenis, the world's largest medical laser company for ophthalmic, aesthetic, and surgical applications, and Visionix, a worldwide leader in wavefront technology for visual acuit...Read more

  • Franc Kaiser: Chinese M&A to heat up substantially in 2013

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

    The M&A climate had started to heat up in 2012, and it is likely to get hotter in 2013. The majority of China's 2012 deal activities was related to drug manufacturing assets and drug co...Read more

  • Philips gets FDA nod for low X-ray imaging system

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

    Singapore: Medtech company Royal Philips has received US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval to market its innovative AlluraClarity live image guidance system in the US.Philips' All...Read more

  • Eisai dissolves Palma Bee'Z Research Institute

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

    Singapore: Japan-headquartered Eisai and its diagnostics business subsidiary Eidia have decided to dissolve and absorb their jointly owned diagnostics research and development subsidiary, P...Read more

  • Allium wins $16.36 mn stent distribution deal in China

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

    Singapore: Israel-based Allium Medical signed a strategic agreement with Beijing King Health Investment to exclusively distribute its urinary tract stents for eight years in China. King He...Read more



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