Sunday, 20 October 2019

MedTech News

  • Malaysia appoints standard assessment firm

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

    Singapore: BSI, a global standard assessment company, has been registered by the Malaysian Medical Device Bureau as one of the three Conformity Assessment Bodies (CAB). In this role, BSI wi...Read more

  • Hanmi, Cell>Point enters manufacturing deal

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

    Singapore: US-based commercialization-stage biopharmaceutical company, Cell>Point has entered into a license agreement with Korea-based Hanmi Pharmaceutical to manufacture, market and di...Read more

  • Report: India imports 75% of its medical devices

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

    Singapore: Emphasizing on the immediate need to reduce medical equipment imports in India, a report released by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), pointed o...Read more

  • Korean FDA clears Mazor's robotic platform

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

    Singapore: The Korean distributor of Mazor Robotics, BR Holdings, received marketing clearance from the Korean Food & Drug Administration (KFDA) to market Mazor's Renaissance system. Is...Read more

  • ASX biotech stock surge 54 percent in 2013

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 07 Jan, 2014

    Singapore: Analysis from leading healthcare fund manager BioScience Managers has highlighted the outstanding year for biotech stocks on the ASX in 2013 with an average gain of 53.6 percent ...Read more

  • Venus' generic antibiotic gets French nod

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

    Singapore: India's fast growing research-based pharmaceutical company, Venus Pharma received marketing authorization (MA) approval from France for its generic broad spectrum antibiotic inje...Read more

  • Dr Sukumar Nagendran is VP medical affairs of Quest

    MedTech |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Apr, 2013

    Singapore: Quest Diagnostics, a diagnostic information service provider, appointed Dr Sukumar Nagendran, as vice president, medical affairs. In this role, Dr Nagendran will provide medical ...Read more

  • Vela develops genetic tests for H7N9 bird flu

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

    Singapore: Vela Diagnostics has launched PCR-based Research-Use-Only (RUO) tests for the identification of genetic targets specific to a new strain of bird flu (H7N9), as well as a highly v...Read more

  • Fisher & Paykel records profit of $62.40 mn

    MedTech |  Company results | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 23 May, 2013

    Singapore: Fisher & Paykel Healthcare reported record net profit after tax of $62.40 million (NZ$77.1 million) for the year ended March 31, 2013, an increase of 20 percent as compared t...Read more

  • Mitra Biotech keeps focus on personalized cancer care

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

    Using its proprietary platform technology Oncoprint, India-based Mitra Biotech is developing personalized treatment options for cancer, by studying the key drivers of cancer progression and...Read more

  • Aquavit to market Korean micro-needle technology

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: US-based Aquavit Pharmaceuticals has collaborated with South Korea's medical technology company Ubiquitous Bio Medical Equipment (U-Bio Med) for the worldwide commercialization ...Read more

  • Fosun Pharma buys laser medtech firm for $240 mn

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

    ‎Singapore: Shanghai-based Fosun Pharmaceutical, along with Pramerica-Fosun Fund, is acquiring a 95.6 percent stake in Israel-based Alma Lasers for $240 million. The company's first ...Read more

  • AtCor revenue up by 41 percent in FY 2013

    MedTech |  Company results | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Sep, 2013

    Singapore: AtCor Medical, the developer and marketer of the SphygmoCor system that measures central aortic blood pressures and arterial stiffness non-invasively, revealed a net profit after...Read more

  • Bulgaria-China spur bilateral cooperation

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Sep, 2013

    Singapore: Bulgaria and China held a trade and cooperation event on pharmaceuticals and medical devices, aimed at the development of bilateral ties in this industry, in Sofia, Bulgaria, acc...Read more

  • Non-biomarker solution to target cancer

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

    Early detection, complete cure and curbing relapse are big challenges in cancer therapy. Many biotechnology companies have made huge investments in terms of money and time to device ways in...Read more

  • Pictor offers multiple diagnosis with one drop of blood

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 23 Oct, 2012

    New Zealand-based Dr Sarita Kumble and Dr Anand Kumble wanted to create an affordable diagnostic test platform that could be deployed in those parts of the world with the highest need. The ...Read more

  • Taiwan medtech output to grow 7.1% to $2.71 bn

    MedTech |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 May, 2013

    Singapore: A study released by the Industry and Technology Intelligence Services (ITIS), a research institute under the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Taiwan, has pointed out that the produc...Read more

  • University of Rochester creates medtech center

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

    Singapore: The University of Rochester is combining its medical, engineering, and entrepreneurial expertise to create the Center for Medical Technology Innovation (CMTI). Formed by a collab...Read more



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