Wednesday, 26 June 2019

MedTech News

  • Academy discusses future of Australian science

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

    Singapore: The Australian Academy of Science's recently established Early-Mid Career Researcher Forum held its first national meeting on September 24 in order to discuss the future of Austr...Read more

  • Lose weight and treat diabetes at the same time

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

    Singapore: Doctors at St Vincent's Clinic and Macquarie University Hospital (MUH) in Sydney are now offering EndoBarrier Therapy, a revolutionary, non-surgical, non-pharmaceutical alternati...Read more

  • EMA recommends nod for first radiopharmaceutical

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

    Singapore: The European Medicines Agency's Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has recommended marketing authorisation for Amyvid (florbetapir 18F) as a diagnostic agent i...Read more

  • Biosensors gets CE mark approval for heart stent

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

    Singapore: Medical device developer, Biosensors International, received CE mark approval for its polymer-free drug-coated stent (DCS), BioFreedom. BioFreedom represents the latest developm...Read more

  • BSD seeks Taiwan FDA nod for hyperthermia system

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

    Singapore: Medical system provider, BSD Medical's Taiwan distributor Linden Bioscience has submitted its BSD-2000 marketing approval application for the BSD-2000 Hyperthermia System (BSD-20...Read more

  • Varian hires top radiologist 'Dee' as medical affairs VP

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

    Singapore: Varian Medical Systems appointed Dr Deepak "Dee" Khuntia as vice president of medical affairs. He will report to Ms Kolleen Kennedy, corporate senior vice president and president...Read more

  • Singapore embeds gold nanoparticle in genetic test kit

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 May, 2014

    Singapore: Researchers at Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (IBN), Singapore have developed a genetic test kit using gold nanoprobe to determine the correct dosage of blood thi...Read more

  • Philips launches world's first live 3D portable ultrasound

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

    Singapore: Royal Philips Electronics' CX50 xMatrix, which is the world's first portable ultrasound featuring Philips' Live 3D TEE, is now offering 2-D Intracardiac Echo (ICE) capability. Th...Read more

  • LBT, Hettich to commercialize APAS

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 Apr, 2013

    Singapore: Medical technology company LBT Innovations signed an agreement with Switzerland-based laboratory instrumentation company, Hettich, to finalize a partnership for the development a...Read more

  • Home care devices market to reach $1.21bn in 2016

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

    Singapore: An analysis conducted by Frost & Sullivan regarding the Asia Pacific Home Care Devices Market, has revealed that the market earned approximately $967 million in 2012 and esti...Read more

  • Fortis to elevate healthcare delivery with Next-gen hospital

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

    Singapore: Fortis Healthcare has come up with its vision for the next generation hospital, the 'Fortis Memorial Research Institute. The hospital is expected to open shortly in Gurgaon, Ind...Read more

  • Rabies claims 100 lives annually in Vietnam: UN

    MedTech |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Sep, 2013

    Singapore: Vietnam has seen a substantial increase in the number of rabies fatalities from 34 deaths in 2003 to 131 deaths in 2007, according to United Nations (UN). World Rabies Day, whic...Read more

  • China investigates Japanese, EU firms for hemodialysis equipment dumping case

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

    Singapore: China's Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) has filed anti-dumping investigation case against Japanese and EU firms exporting hemodialysis equipment to China. Names of the companies i...Read more

  • Top 20: Singapore - High growth

    MedTech |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 09 Jul, 2014

    Singapore: Singapore has been witnessing strong performance. Here are a few developments in the country that are proof to increasing its bioscience presence. Alcon, global eye-care firm,...Read more

  • Dehaier announces changes in senior management

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

    Singapore: Dehaier Medical Systems, a China-headquartered company into the development, assembly, marketing and sale of medical devices and homecare medical products, has appointed interim ...Read more

  • MRG report: APAC cardiology market grows at 12%

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

    Singapore: According to Millennium Research Group (MRG), the global authority on medical technology market intelligence, the overall Asia Pacific interventional cardiology market will grow ...Read more

  • New models of Agilent light-scattering detectors launched

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

    Singapore: Agilent Technologies has launched two models of Infinity Evaporative Light-Scattering Detector (ELSD) that provide up to 9x higher sensitivity, better efficiency and greater repr...Read more

  • Singapore opens window for Korea medtech firms

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

    Singapore: Singapore's Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) and Korean Health Industry Development Institute (KHIDI) have come together to jointly develop medical technologi...Read more



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