Thursday, 12 December 2019

MedTech News

  • Merit Medical appoints Japan's Piolax as global distributor for micro guide wire

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 May, 2016

    Merit Medical Systems Inc, a leading manufacturer and marketer of proprietary disposable devices used primarily in cardiology, radiology and endoscopy, has signed a distribution deal with P...Read more

  • Mr Cameron Reynolds, VolitionRx: Patient awareness & demand will fuel diagnostics in 2013

    MedTech |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Dec, 2012

    The diagnostics market is growing rapidly as patients demand earlier diagnosis of diseases through the use of less invasive diagnostic techniques. There is also greater awareness and demand...Read more

  • Sanofi opens insulin pen plant at Beijing

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 May, 2012

    Singapore: Sanofi inaugurated a new assembling and packaging line to produce its flagship pre-filled insulin injection pen, Lantus SoloSTAR, at its Beijing plant located at the Beijing Econ...Read more

  • Medtronic MD: We are growing at a double digit rate

    MedTech |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 25 Jan, 2013

    Medtronic was founded in 1949 in the US as a medical equipment repair show by Mr Earl Bakken and Mr Palmer Hermundslie. It is now a multinational company that uses technology to transform t...Read more

  • Smart i-Oximeter

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

    Company: Comdek Industrial Dimension: 11.5*6.5*1.9 cmWeight: 0.1kg i-Oximeter, a new generation of intelligent and hand-held oximeter, is specially designed for telemedicine and diagnosis...Read more

  • John Hurrell is Seegene's new senior executive VP

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Jan, 2013

    Singapore: Seegene, a leading developer of multiplex molecular technologies and multiplex molecular diagnostic tests, announced the appointment of Dr John G Hurrell as its senior executive ...Read more

  • Osprey angiogram dye injector gets FDA clearance

    MedTech |  Regulatory | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 23 Aug, 2013

    Singapore: Osprey Medical received US FDA 510(k) clearance for its Avert System, which is designed to reduce the amount of dye injected and exposed to patients undergoing angiogram or diagn...Read more

  • BSI appointed as CAB for Malaysian Medical Devices Act 2012

    MedTech |  Regulatory | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Aug, 2013

    Singapore: British Standards Institution (BSI), the business standards company, has been registered by the Malaysian Medical Device Bureau as one of the three Conformity Assessment Bodies (...Read more

  • PE fund declines, IPO surges in bioindustry: Report

    MedTech |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Jun, 2014

    Singapore: Private equity and venture capital (PEVC) investment in the global pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry has dropped from 1063 deals in 2010 to 480 deals in 2013, according t...Read more

  • CSIR, HP launch cloud-enabled eHealth initiative

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

    New Delhi: India's premier research and development body, Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR) and Hewlett Packard (HP) jointly launched a rapidly deployable and fully int...Read more

  • FDA approves first home test kit for HIV

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Jul, 2012

    Singapore: The US Food and Drug Administration has approved the OraQuick In-Home HIV Test, the first over-the-counter, self-administered HIV test kit to detect the presence of antibodies to...Read more

  • Ospens enters distribution deal with Japanese firm

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

    Singapore: Canadian company Opsens signed its first major agreement granting distribution and other rights for its OptoWire and OptoMonitor, Opsens' products for measuring fractional flow r...Read more

  • Wireless patient monitoring attracting VC interest

    MedTech |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: Wireless patient monitoring (WPM) technology is attracting the interest of market majors as well as a significant number of start-ups. Venture capitalists (VCs) are showing keen...Read more

  • Singapore, Japan to develop eye disease detection technology

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

    Singapore: A*STAR's Institute for Infocomm Research (I2R), and Topcon Corporation, Japan based ophthalmic instruments and optometrics instruments manufacturer, have collaborated to develop ...Read more

  • Omron launches wireless sleep monitor in Japan

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

    Singapore: Omron Healthcare has launched a new wireless sleep monitoring device in Japan that uses ResMed's technology acquired from its recently acquired company, BiancaMed. The Omron Slee...Read more

  • Laser-cooling holds promise for medical devices

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: A latest discovery by scientists from Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore related to cooling systems holds much promise for the medical devices segment. The proof...Read more

  • Starpharma dendrimer technology gets 3 US patents

    MedTech |  Regulatory | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Apr, 2013

    Singapore: Australia's Starpharma has been granted three new patents by the US Patent and Trademark Office (US PTO). The patents provide "composition of matter" protection for Starpharma's ...Read more

  • China summit to promote biomedical industry

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

    Singapore: BioMed Innovation Summit 2013 will launch on March 14-15, 2013, in Shanghai, China, in order to promote the field of materials technologies, life sciences, clinical trials and r...Read more



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