Friday, 15 November 2019

MedTech News

  • Singapore joins hands with Italy's oldest tech univ

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 25 Sep, 2013

    Singapore: Intellectual Property Intermediary of Singapore has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Japan Science and Technology Agency and Politecnico di Torino, which is Italy'...Read more

  • ViewRay gets Korea's nod to sell radiotherapy program

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Oct, 2015

    Singapore: ViewRay, US based medical device company, that develops advanced radiation therapy technology for the treatment of cancer has received regulatory approval from Ministry of Food a...Read more

  • Life after TB diagnostic ban in India?

    MedTech |  Analysis | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 20 Feb, 2013

    Every year, an estimated 1.5 million patients are subjected to the diagnostic tests of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in India. Furthermore, out of the 75 new sputum positive cases of TB that a...Read more

  • Singapore seizes counterfeit products worth $14,660

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

    Singapore: The Health Sciences Authority (HSA) in Singapore seized close to 13,000 units of products, including tablets, capsules and strips, amounting to an estimated value of about $14,66...Read more

  • Medicare Taiwan: Innovative products on display

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Jun, 2012

    Taipei: Asia's largest medicare show opened in Taipei, Taiwan, to a great display of medical care and elderly care products. The opening ceremony showcased nine indigenously developed produ...Read more

  • Health awareness is fueling diagnostics in Asia

    MedTech |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Sep, 2012

    Headquartered in Basel, Switzerland, Roche is a leader in research-focused healthcare with combined strengths in pharmaceuticals and diagnostics. Roche Diagnostics began its journey in Indi...Read more

  • Krishna Sudheendra is group CFO of Opto Circuits

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

    Mumbai: Opto Circuits, India, appointed Mr Krishna Sudheendra as the group chief financial officer. This was approved by the board of directors in their meeting held on March 1, 2013. Mr Kr...Read more

  • OrbusNeich launches dual therapy heart stent

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

    Singapore: Hong Kong-based OrbusNeich has launched dual therapy stent to address the challenges of delayed healing of the coronary artery associated with monotherapy drug eluting stents (DE...Read more

  • J&J leverages medical diagnostics segment

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 23 Jan, 2013

    Singapore: Johnson & Johnson is leveraging its medical devices and diagnostics (MD&D) business strategy for accelerating growth. "Our MD&D business is the largest medical techno...Read more

  • Dehaier reports decrease in revenue in Q3'12

    MedTech |  Company results | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Nov, 2012

    Singapore: Dehaier Medical Systems, an emerging leader in the development, assembly, marketing and sale of medical devices and homecare medical products in China, reported a decrease in rev...Read more

  • Opto firm to supply defibrillators to Chicago transit system

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

    Bangalore: Cardiac Science, part of the India-headquartered Opto Circuit group, will supply medical devices to Chicago's transit system in the US. The company will provide Powerheart G3 aut...Read more

  • Teen patients get mobile game app to fight cancer

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Aug, 2013

    Singapore: Global health service company Cigna is developing HopeLab's cancer-fighting gaming app 'Re-Mission 2: Nanobot's Revenge' onto phones and tablets for young cancer patient in the w...Read more

  • Baird Capital invests in Kedu Healthcare in China

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

    Singapore: Investment firm Baird Capital has invested in Kedu Healthcare, one of China's largest independent medical equipment service providers formed by GE Healthcare executive Mr James N...Read more

  • Conditional approval for Sunshine Heart device

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 01 Oct, 2012

    Singapore: US-headquartered Sunshine Heart, which has a subsidiary in Australia, has received conditional approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its next generation C-P...Read more

  • Avita Medical inks deal with S'pore based Mintcare

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 08 Jun, 2016

    Singapore: UK based Avita Medical recently announced its collaboration with Asia-Pacific's specialized wound care product distributor-Mintcare. As per the terms, Mintcare will distribute Av...Read more

  • Asia bags $6.6 bn M&A deals in 2013

    MedTech |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Mar, 2014

    Singapore: The Asia-Pacific (APAC) region attracted around 101 M&A deals in pharma, medical, and biotech industry in the first half of 2013, marking an increase of 29.5 percent from H1 ...Read more

  • CyberKnife System earns over 1 mn in revenue

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

    Singapore: CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery System, located in Changhai Hospital, along with da Vinci Surgical System, has treated over 170 patients since the start of its trial run in Febru...Read more

  • Zecotek and Hamamatsu Photonics join hands

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: Zecotek Photonics, a developer of leading-edge photonics technologies for medical, industrial and scientific markets, announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Zecotek Imaging S...Read more