Saturday, 14 December 2019

MedTech News

  • Syneron, Astraco Medical donate for flood relief in Thailand

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Aug, 2012

    Singapore: Syneron Medical, the global leader in medical aesthetic products and technology, and its distribution partner in Thailand, Astraco Medical Network, have together made a donation ...Read more

  • Bangalore is synonymous with Biotech: BIB 2014

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Feb, 2014

    Bangalore: The pioneers from the Biotechnology industry gathered at the Bangalore India Bio 2014, as if with a renewed hope, to strike a chord with those who matter in the industry globally...Read more

  • Zhejiang, Celsion terminate cancer drug deal

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 06 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: Zheijang Hisun Pharmaceutical is looking to discontinue the exclusive option to license ThermoDox in China. ThermoDox, developed by US based Celsion, is a proprietary heat-activa...Read more

  • pSivida gets US patent

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 08 Jun, 2012

    Singapore: pSivida, which is into developing sustained release, drug delivery products for treatment of back-of-the-eye diseases, has received US patent for a new inserter developed to faci...Read more

  • German vaccine delivery company enters China

    MedTech |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 May, 2013

    Singapore: German company Injex Pharma registered Injex30 needle free injection system with the Chinese State Food and Drug Administration (SFDA). The company's application is supported by...Read more

  • Qiagen, IntelligentMDx to develop diagnostic tests

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

    Singapore: US-based IntelligentMDx collaborated with Qiagen to design, develop and manufacture several undisclosed CE-marked and FDA-cleared diagnostic tests for use on Qiagen's flagship QI...Read more

  • Medtech companies need to bring innovation: PwC

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

    Singapore: Medical technology companies may be losing their competitive edge and are in need of a different approach to innovation in a new outcome-based health economy, according to PwC's ...Read more

  • FDA approves clinical trial of EndoBarrier

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

    Singapore: GI Dynamics has received full approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to commence a 25-site pivotal clinical trial of EndoBarrier for the treatment of patients ...Read more

  • 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



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