Tuesday, 12 November 2019

MedTech News

  • India's budget boost for biotech research

    MedTech |  Analysis | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 11 Jul, 2014

    India: With a thrust on technology development through public private partnerships, the union budget 2014 offers big encouragement to the small enterprises, biopharma and agriculture resear...Read more

  • Drop in Yen helps Varian Q3 revenues rise to $726 mn

    MedTech |  Company results | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 25 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: Varian Medical Systems reported net earnings of $1.03 per diluted share in the third quarter of fiscal year 2013, up seven percent from $0.96 in the year-ago quarter. Varian's c...Read more

  • iKnife' tells surgeon which tissue is cancerous

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

    Singapore: Scientists have developed an 'intelligent knife' that can tell surgeons immediately whether the tissue they are cutting is cancerous or not. In the first study to test the invent...Read more

  • Scott Whitaker is new president of BIO convention

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

    Singapore: Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO)'s chief operating officer Mr Scott Whitaker has been appointed as president of the BIO International Convention."The BIO International C...Read more

  • China added to myMEDholiday's top medical destinations list

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

    Singapore: myMEDholiday.com is a leading medical tourism portal that provides extensive information about the medical tourism industry, including a catalog of certified healthcare providers...Read more

  • Parkinson's computer test gets TGA approval

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

    Singapore: Australia's home-based assessment tools for Parkinson's disease provider, Great Lakes NeuroTechnologies has received TGA approval to market Kinesia technology in Australia. The K...Read more

  • Aus, NZ focus on quality use of medical devices

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

    Singapore: In an effort to help support the quality use of medical devices and therapeutic products, regulatory bodies from both Australia and New Zealand have launched certain initiatives....Read more

  • Forum discusses CyberKnife applications in China

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

    Singapore: About 100 attendees from hospitals using CyberKnife Systems in China were brought together at the Second China CyberKnife Forum. The event was co-organized by the Radiation Oncol...Read more

  • China SFDA approves first-of-its-kind radiotherapy system

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

    Singapore: Varian Medical Systems received clearance from China's State Food and Drug Administration (SFDA) to market the UNIQUE medical linear accelerator, which is a single-energy machine...Read more

  • BSD reports 391% rise in microwave ablation sales

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

    Singapore: BSD Medical witnessed a 391 percent increase in sales for the MicroThermX microwave ablation system product line for September 2012, as compared to September 2011. Disposable Sy...Read more

  • UBI flourishes in diagnostics by collaboration

    MedTech |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Jan, 2013

    Universal Biosensors (UBI) is a medical diagnostics company focused on the R&D and manufacture of diagnostic test systems for point-of-care (POC) professionals and for home use. UBI's c...Read more

  • GE invests in infection control technology

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 25 Jun, 2012

    Singapore: Global healthcare company GE has invested $7.5 million in Australia-based Nanosonics, a leader in the development of innovative technology for infection control, to further devel...Read more

  • 'Personalized Shipment Service' for cord blood in India

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

    Bangalore: LifeCell International, India's largest and most accredited stem cell storage company announced its partnership with Sequel Logistics, India, a specialist in critical logistics, ...Read more

  • Mindray acquires its former Aus distributor Ulco

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 01 Oct, 2013

    Singapore: Mindray Medical International has acquired Australia-based former distributor of Mindray, Ulco Medical. Ulco that has been a supplier of medical products since 1964 ans has been...Read more

  • Google launches eye lens that measures blood sugar

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

    Singapore: Google revealed that it has developed a prototype of its smart contact lens that can be used by diabetics to monitor their blood-sugar levels. The lens, which is equipped with t...Read more

  • Waterproof cochlear implant processor in Singapore

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 25 Jul, 2012

    Singapore: The Hearing Solution Group, Southeast Asia's largest Hearing Care Company, has launched the Neptune Sound Processor, the world's first and only waterproof cochlear implant sound ...Read more

  • UK firm invests $14 mn to make med-devices in China

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

    Singapore: UK-based medical devices manufacturer Intersurgical has invested $14.1 million in the Bio-Pharmaceutical Industrial Park of Changzhou National Hi-Tech District (CND) in Jiangsu, ...Read more

  • Joint implant market to be $4.5 bn in BIC nations

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Jan, 2013

    Singapore: The Millennium Research Group (MRG) has estimated that Brazilian, Indian and Chinese markets for spinal implants and bone graft substitutes (BGS) will grow strongly, to a total v...Read more