Thursday, 27 February 2020

MedTech News

  • HeartWare ventricular assist system trial results positive

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 May, 2012

    Singapore: HeartWare International, a leading innovator of less invasive, miniaturized circulatory support technologies that are revolutionizing the treatment of advanced heart failure, re...Read more

  • Japan medtech firm signs $9 mn deal with A*Star

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 27 May, 2013

    Singapore: Japan's technology company, Arkray is investing $9.1 million over a five-year period in a research venture and collaboration with A*Star's Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotec...Read more

  • India: Policy reforms enables bioscience sector

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

    Leveraging on the back of increasing sales of generic medicines, continued growth in chronic therapies and a greater penetration in rural markets, the Indian pharmaceutical market is expect...Read more

  • BD launches Cell Analyzer to enhance drug discovery

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 11 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: BD Biosciences, a global medical technology company, has launched BD LSRFortessa X-20 Cell Analyzer, to deliver high-performance multicolor analysis with compact footprint in its...Read more

  • Fujifilm opens new lens factory in Philippines

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: Fujifilm Corporation has started full-scale operation of Fujifilm Optics Philippines in Laguna. The new company will become the core production base for high-performance lenses u...Read more

  • Trivitron acquires Ani Labsystem

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

    Bangalore: Indian company Trivitron Healthcare acquired Finland-based Ani Labsystem, a leader in the in vitro diagnostics space with unique global position in the fast growing neonatal scr...Read more

  • Mouser Electronics focuses on medical imaging

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

    Singapore: Mouser Electronics has released an enhanced version of its Medical Applications site. New features focus on medical imaging solutions including MRI, portable ultrasound, and digi...Read more

  • Century Medical gets Japanese nod for Glider catheter

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

    ‎Singapore: TriReme Medical's Japanese partner, Century Medical, has received Shonin approval for Glider PTCA catheter, which is indicated for treating the stenotic portion of coronar...Read more

  • US researchers develop transparent skull implant

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

    Singapore: A team of University of California, Riverside, researchers have developed a novel transparent skull implant that literally provides a 'window to the brain', which they hope will ...Read more

  • Medtronic opens facility to support R&D in China

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Sep, 2012

    Singapore: Medtronic, a medical technology company, officially opened its innovation center in Shanghai, China. The new facility, located in the company's China headquarters and the first o...Read more

  • Singapore gets medical device regulatory curriculum

    MedTech |  Regulatory | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Jun, 2014

    Singapore: With the objective to enhance regulatory ecosystem in Singapore, Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society (RAPS) and National University of Singapore (NUS) have jointly launched ...Read more

  • Genetic diagnostics usher in a new era in healthcare

    MedTech |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Dec, 2012

    Thanks to the Human Genome Project, scientists now have a set of tools that can be readily used to understand the complexity of diseases and their variability in human beings. These tools a...Read more

  • Accenture study: Healthcare IT solutions rising in Singapore

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Sep, 2012

    Singapore: Singapore is making significant strides in adopting healthcare IT and translating these advanced capabilities, such as clinical decision support, into regular use among physician...Read more

  • Fujifilm leverages on 3D breast imaging technology

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Nov, 2012

    Singapore: Fujifilm Medical Systems is entering women's health market with 3D breast imaging technology that provides a direct visual representation of the volumetric structure of the breas...Read more

  • Biogenica Scientific brings out kit to certify halal food

    MedTech |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 Mar, 2012

    Biogenica Scientific Sdn Bhd (BSSB), a Malaysian biotechnology company, incorporated in 2008, has developed the first-of-its-kind antibody-based rapid diagnostic test kit to detect non-hala...Read more

  • Taiwan univ, Quanta unveil cloud solution for neonatal care

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 May, 2013

    Singapore: National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) of Taiwan has collaborated with Quanta Computer to launch a cloud solution that will provide neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) doctors and...Read more

  • FDA nod for Cepheid gonorrhea test kit

    MedTech |  Regulatory | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Dec, 2012

    Singapore: US FDA approved Xpert CT/NG, a qualitative in vitro molecular diagnostic test for the detection and differentiation of Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) and Neisseria gonorrhoeae (NG), ...Read more

  • Abbott starts Absorb Japan trial in CAD patients

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

    Singapore: Abbott announced that it has initiated the Absorb Japan randomized controlled clinical trial to evaluate the Absorb Bioresorbable Vascular Scaffold (BVS) in patients with coronar...Read more