Thursday, 02 April 2020

Taiwan News

  • Taipei firm works to cure cancer through mushrooms

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Feb, 2017

    Singapore: Taipei based Zhenjuntang Biotechnology aims to cure cancer through a mushroom -stout camphor fungus, also called "niu zhang zhi" in Chinese. Since its establishment in 2009, the ...Read more

  • Taiwan govt's new plans to bolster the biomedical sector

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Nov, 2016

    Singapore: In a bid to transform Taiwan into a center of biotechnology and medical R&D in Asia, the government has approved a biomedical promotion plan budgeted at NT$10.94 billion (US$...Read more

  • Research provides deeper understanding of plant aging

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 31 Oct, 2012

    Singapore: A research team lead by Dr Hsou-min Li, a research fellow at the Institute of Molecular Biology in Taiwan has discovered that the import of proteins into chloroplasts in plants i...Read more

  • Taiwan to beef up medical cooperation with the ASEAN

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 08 Aug, 2016

    Singapore: As a part of the Taiwan government's New Southbound Policy, Minister of Science and Technology Mr Yang Hung-duen said that Taiwan aims to medical exports and expand cooperation o...Read more

  • TaiGen Biotech's pneumonia drug receives CFDA approval

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 Jun, 2016

    Singapore: The China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) has approved to market TaiGen Biotechnology's novel antibiotic, Taigexyn (nemonoxacin), in mainland China. TaiGen Biotechnology is a...Read more

  • TWi receives FDA approval for generic Alzheimer's drug

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Nov, 2014

    Singapore: FDA has given a nod to TWi pharmaceuticals ANDA for Donepezil Hydrochloride Tablets USP, 23 mg, the generic equivalent to Eisai's Aricept 23mg. The drug is used to treat Alzheime...Read more

  • Taiwan discovers new molecule that can arrest breast cancer spread

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 May, 2016

    Singapore: Taiwan's premier research institution, Academia Sinica has developed a new material (Q2-3) that can arrest the spread of breast cancer cells. As per reports, Q2-3 prevents the sp...Read more

  • Orient, NanoCarrier sign deal for Nanoplatin trial

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Nov, 2012

    Singapore: Taiwan company Orient Europharma and Japan-based pharmaceutical company NanoCarrier have signed a new agreement for conducting registration trials of Nanoplatin in Taiwan, Singap...Read more

  • Scinopharm's net income drops as sales slow down

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 07 Aug, 2015

    Singapore: Declaring quarterly results, Taiwan's pharmaceutical giant Scinopharm said that its net income last quarter declined by 32 percent year-on-year to $4.15 million. The company said...Read more

  • TWi Biotech secures patent for diabetes drug in Korea

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Oct, 2015

    Singapore: Taiwan based TWi Biotechnology has been granted patent in Korea for it diabetes drug, AC-201, from the Korean Intellectual Property Office. The patent includes AC-201 or its pha...Read more

  • Taiwan, US organize workshop on MERS

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Aug, 2015

    Singapore: A three day workshop focusing on testing and diagnosis of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) was recently held in Taiwan, jointly organized by Taiwan and the United States. ...Read more

  • JHL receives $35 mn funding for biosimilars

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Jul, 2014

    Singapore: Taiwan-based JHL Biotech, an emerging pharma company said that it had closed a Series B financing round of $35 million, led by new investors Milestone Capital and a consortium of...Read more

  • Japan driving innovation in drug delivery devices

    Taiwan |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Jul, 2012

    Within the Asia-Pacific region, Japan has maintained its leadership role as the largest pharmaceutical market, second only to the US in the world. With a growing elderly population and incr...Read more

  • TWi's diabetes drug recieves patent allowance from Europe, Russia

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Aug, 2015

    Singapore: Taiwan based TWi Biotechnology has received patent allowance for AC-201, its lead drug candidate, from the European Patent Office and the Patent Office of the Russian Federation....Read more

  • PharmaEngine signs deal with Guangzhou BeBetter

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 Jan, 2013

    Singapore: Taipei-based biopharmaceutical company PharmaEngine has signed a collaboration and research agreement with Guangzhou BeBetter Medicine Technology. The two companies will collabor...Read more

  • Taiwan approves stem cell supplement by RBC Life Sciences

    Taiwan |  Regulatory | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Aug, 2012

    Singapore: Taiwan has approved import and sale of Stem-Kine, a stem cell supplement by RBC Life Sciences, in the country. Stem-Kine is marketed in Taiwan under the name SK Plus. "Stem cell...Read more

  • Digital Non-Mydriatic Fundus Camera

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

    Company: Crystalvue Medical Dimension: 21x11x33.5Weight: 2kg Crystalvue Medical presented the first-ever Taiwan designed and manufactured digital non-mydriatic fundus camera for ophthalmo...Read more

  • Canadian Hemostemix enters Asian market

    Taiwan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Jul, 2015

    Singapore: Canada-based Hemostemix announced that has formed a strategic alliance by way of a binding term sheet with Hemostemix Asia, ("HEMA"), a private, independent company based in Taip...Read more