Sunday, 17 November 2019

MedTech News

  • 'More than 3 mn children await cochlear implants'

    MedTech |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Mar, 2014

    Dr Ingeborg Hochmair is the founder and CEO of worldwide hearing implant leader MED-EL. In September 2013, Dr Ingeborg Hochmair, was nominated for the prestigious Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Me...Read more

  • Cochlear electrode gets US FDA approval

    MedTech |  Regulatory | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 13 Jun, 2012

    Singapore: Cochlear has received the US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) approval for its Nucleus CI422 with Slim Straight Electrode, the newest electrode in its broad portfolio of impl...Read more

  • REVA Medical appoints investigator for clinical trial

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 13 Sep, 2012

    Singapore: REVA Medical, listed with the ASX, has appointed Dr David Muller, director, Cardiac Catheterization at St Vincent's Hospital, Sydney, Australia, as co-principal investigator for ...Read more

  • ITRI biomed lab working with China on guidelines

    MedTech |  Influencers | By Piyusha Chatterjee | 0 Comment | 17 Dec, 2012

    Taiwan's Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) has one of the largest medical technology and device research labs in the country. The lab works on both medical devices and pharmac...Read more

  • Accuray to expand services in Japan

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 Jun, 2012

    Singapore: Accuray, a radiation oncology company, has extended its industry-leading Emerald Service Program for the TomoTherapy System, which provides equipment protection and product updat...Read more

  • Taiwanese doctor develops new cancer therapy

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

    Singapore: A US-based Taiwanese oncologist has developed a high precision robotic image-guided therapy system, Arc-Knife, that helps map the exact location of a tumor and direct radiation t...Read more

  • Top 20 Survey: Survey methodology

    MedTech |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Jul, 2014

    This is the seventh edition of the BioSpectrum Asia Pacific Bioscience Industry Survey and the 2014 Survey provides a broad overview, performance, and trends of the bioscience industry in t...Read more

  • SphygmoCor XCEL receives US FDA clearance

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

    Singapore: AtCor Medical, the developer and marketer of the SphygmoCor system which noninvasively measures central aortic blood pressures and arterial stiffness, received US FDA clearance t...Read more

  • Inex, BGI launches fetal sex chromosome test kit

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

    Singapore: Inex Innovations Exchange (Inex), a women's health diagnostics company based in Singapore, and BGI Clinical Laboratories, are expanding their Non Invasive Prenatal Test (NIPT) iG...Read more

  • Ziehm Medical opens office in Guangzhou

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

    Singapore: Ziehm Medical Shanghai (ZMS), daughter company of the German manufacturer of mobile C-arms Ziehm Imaging, has opened a branch office in Guangzhou in China. This second office in...Read more

  • Shiraz Bugwadia, Prashant Jain: JV is the new Indian mantra

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

    Given that India pharma market currently ranks 13th by value and fourth by volume globally, and it has the maximum number of US FDA approved plants outside of the US and has already bagged ...Read more

  • Vancive, CareFusion sign antimicrobial dressing deal

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

    Singapore: Vancive Medical Technologies and CareFusion inked an exclusive agreement in the US, Canada and Mexico for the licensing and distribution of Vancive's BeneHold Chlorhexidine Gluc...Read more

  • China medtech giant enters Ukraine market

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

    Singapore: Dehaier Medical Systems, an emerging leader in the development, assembly, marketing and sale of medical devices and homecare medical products in China, has won a three-year procu...Read more

  • Fluke Biomedical launches green biomedical tester

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 May, 2012

    Singapore: Fluke Biomedical has launched new ProSim SPOT Light SpO2 Functional Tester, the first biomedical test tool in the market to achieve the RoHS E Environmentally-Friendly label. Sho...Read more

  • Abbott recalls blood glucose test strips in US

    MedTech |  Regulatory | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Nov, 2013

    Singapore: Global healthcare company, Abbott is initiating a voluntary recall of 20 lots of FreeStyle and FreeStyle Lite Blood Glucose Test Strips in the United States. These lots of test s...Read more

  • New Zealand university gets $1 mn for diabetes research

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Sep, 2012

    Singapore: The University of Canterbury scientists in New Zealand are seeking a major medical breakthrough in potentially identifying people most at risk of becoming diabetic. The universit...Read more

  • Disappearing stent hailed as cardiac revolution

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

    Bangalore: The recently launched bioresorbable vascular scaffold (BVS), which is also known as disappearing stent, is being hailed as the fourth revolution in management of coronary artery ...Read more

  • China Kanghui net revenue increases by over 21%

    MedTech |  Company results | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 25 May, 2012

    Singapore: China Kanghui, a developer, manufacturer and marketer of orthopedic implants in China, disclosed its unaudited financial results for the first quarter (Q1) of 2012. It revealed ...Read more