Tuesday, 12 November 2019

MedTech News

  • Oramed granted patent in Japan for its POD Tech

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

    Singapore: Israel-based Oramed Pharmaceuticals, a developer of oral drug delivery systems, has announced receiving two additional patent approvals for its platform Protein Oral Delivery (PO...Read more

  • Caliber adds 2 distributors for Brazil, Aus /NZ markets

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

    Singapore: Caliber Imaging & Diagnostics, formerly known as Lucid, added two new distributors for its platform of VivaScope confocal microscopes. While Emdutos Industria e Comercio will...Read more

  • Medtronic, LifeTech alliance to serve heart patients

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Oct, 2012

    Singapore: Medtronic and LifeTech Scientific have entered into a strategic alliance to serve cardiovascular patients and clinicians, who had previously been unreachable and to develop a mo...Read more

  • Study: Retina developed 'in a dish' from stem cells

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

    Singapore: Scientists funded by the Medical Research Council (MRC) have carried out the first successful transplant of light-sensitive photoreceptor cells taken from a synthetic retina, gro...Read more

  • London Univ software fuses MRI, ultrasound data

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Jul, 2013

    Singapore: Study results published in the current issue of British Journal of Urology International demonstrate that new software to register and fuse information from magnetic resonance i...Read more

  • AtCor expands supply contract of SphygmoCor

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

    Singapore: Australia's AtCor Medical signed an expansion to an existing contract to supply its SphygmoCor systems and clinical trial support services to a major international pharmaceutical...Read more

  • ActiViews gets SFDA nod for needle guidance system

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

    Singapore: ActiViews, a company pioneering the development of simple, accurate, and cost-effective surgical navigation solutions, received clearance to market CT-Guide navigation for minima...Read more

  • A*STAR to commercialize nanospectrometers

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Aug, 2012

    Singapore: The Institute of Microelectronics (IME), a research institute of the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) in Singapore, has collaborated with Tornado Medical Syst...Read more

  • Swedish radiation therapy solution gets CFDA nod

    MedTech |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 Aug, 2013

    Singapore: Swedish medical technology company RaySearch Laboratories that develops advanced software solutions for improved radiation therapy of cancer has received China FDA (CFDA) approva...Read more

  • Ultrasound-enhanced drug delivery for efficacy

    MedTech |  News | By Nandita Singh | 0 Comment | 13 Mar, 2012

    One of the barriers to drug delivery is the presence of a prominent stromal matrix that separates blood vessels from tumor cells. In order for the chemotherapeutic agent to be effective in ...Read more

  • Ventana gets CFDA nod for cancer antibody assay

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

    Singapore: Ventana Medical Systems, which is a member of the Roche Group, received approval for its Ventana ALK (D5F3) Rabbit Monoclonal Primary Antibody assay by the Chinese Food and Drug ...Read more

  • Report: Google is among major health IT investors

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

    Bangalore: Mercom Capital Group, a global communications and consulting firm, released its report on funding and mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity for the Healthcare IT (HIT) sect...Read more

  • Clearbridge VitalSigns leverages on CardioLeaf

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

    Singapore: Clearbridge VitalSigns, a Singapore-based medical device company, is leveraging its flagship product, CardioLeaf, into a family of three different products, including CardioLeaf ...Read more

  • Japan to revise medical device approval procedures

    MedTech |  Regulatory | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 13 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: In order to speed up the approval process for medical devices, Japan is planning to introduce some changes in the accreditation procedures. News reports emerging from Japan state...Read more

  • Singapore medtech firm raises $1mn seed funding

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Apr, 2015

    Singapore: Singapore medtech startup Healint, that develops mobile apps for chronic diseases, has raised over $1 million in second round of seed funding. The company said that the money wil...Read more

  • ResMed launches sleep apnea device in the US

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

    Singapore: ResMed, Australian developer, manufacturer and distributor of sleep and respiratory medical equipment, has launched Narval CC, its state-of-the-art mandibular repositioning devi...Read more

  • Allied applies for heart patch approval in US

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Apr, 2013

    Singapore: Allied Healthcare has lodged its Premarket Notification 510(k) Submission for CardioCel in the US. The FDA 510(K) submission is a major step in Allied's strategy to gain marketin...Read more

  • ASEAN trade ministers visit Covidien plant in US

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

    Singapore: A delegation of Trade and Economic Ministers from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) region visited Covidien's manufacturing and R&D facility in Irvine, Calif...Read more