Friday, 03 April 2020

Thailand News

  • Thai researchers' new yeast acts as protein 'factory'

    Thailand |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 22 Mar, 2013

    Singapore: Many diseases can be treated with protein-based drugs, however, producing them affordably in large quantities continues to remain a major hurdle. Although yeast can be geneticall...Read more

  • Biotec Int'l Advisory Board meets in Bangkok

    Thailand |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 22 Mar, 2013

    Singapore: BIOTEC, Thailand, recently held its Meeting of International Advisory Board (IAB) from March 15-16, 2013, at Chatrium Hotel Riverside in Bangkok. The International Advisory Boar...Read more

  • Biotec's Dr Kirtikara: 70% of our staff is female

    Thailand |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Mar, 2013

    I graduated from Chulalongkorn University with a BS in Genetics, enrolled at the University of Connecticut, US, to continue studies in plant genetics, my area of interest. I obtained an MS ...Read more

  • Rural Thailand is facing severe health challenges

    Thailand |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Dec, 2012

    Thailand's healthcare system has come a long way, we have a population of almost 70 million people and 99.5 percent of the population is covered by Universal Healthcare Coverage. While this...Read more

  • X-Change to launch Phytiva in China, SE Asia

    Thailand |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Jan, 2013

    Singapore: X-Change, a US-based boutique company whose niche is extract-based cosmeceutical and nutraceutical solutions through its Phytiva brand product line, has been in discussions with ...Read more

  • Thai researchers get NRCT awards

    Thailand |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 22 Jan, 2013

    Singapore: A research project titled, 'Development of Biological Process for Histamine Degradation in Fish Sauce by Histamine Dehydrogenase from Natrinema gari BCC 24369', was one-of-the-...Read more

  • Australia, Thailand to participate in NIH-sponsored trials

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

    Singapore: Three clinical trials that seek to find more effective treatments for influenza are enrolling volunteers with influenza at the National Institutes of Health's Clinical Center in ...Read more

  • Healthcare needs change in business process'

    Thailand |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 Jan, 2014

    Singapore: Healthcare across the Asia-Pacific is in a state of accelerated evolution due to not only changing demographics, but also due to disruptions in the traditional industry value-cha...Read more

  • BIOTEC researcher gets Thai young scientist award

    Thailand |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Aug, 2012

    Singapore: Dr Sithichoke Tangphatsornruang, head, genomic research laboratory, BIOTEC, has been chosen by the Foundation for the Promotion of Science and Technology under the Patronage of H...Read more

  • Interventional radiology earned $591mn in 2012

    Thailand |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Mar, 2013

    Singapore: A new report by Frost & Sullivan titled 'Asia Pacific interventional radiology and cardiology market assessment', has found that the market earned revenues of more than $591....Read more

  • Why is health tourism picking up in Thailand?

    Thailand |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Dec, 2012

    Singapore: Thailand Board of Investment (BOI) is extending its complete support to transform Thailand into a medical hub in Asia. In this regard it is providing medical services, latest m...Read more

  • Thailand, Japan collaborate on bioremediation

    Thailand |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 22 Jan, 2013

    Singapore: BIOTEC, NITE Biological Resource Center (NBRC) and Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University signed a project agreement to collaborate on "Assessment of microbial community...Read more

  • INTERPOL will help SE Asia to fight counterfeit drugs

    Thailand |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 Sep, 2012

    Singapore: Representatives from healthcare agencies and enforcement organizations throughout the greater mekong sub-region (GMS) convened in Bangkok for the inaugural meeting of BREMERE in ...Read more

  • Cancer claimed 8.2 mn lives in 2012: UN

    Thailand |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Feb, 2014

    Singapore: Cancer is the biggest cause of mortality worldwide as the killer disease claimed an estimated 8.2 million lives in 2012 and the number of cases is set to rise by 75 percent in co...Read more

  • Japanese, Thai institutes sign bio-conservation MoU

    Thailand |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Oct, 2012

    Singapore: A phase III memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between Thailand's BIOTEC and Japan's National Institute of Technology and Evaluation (NITE) on October 24, 2012, at the ...Read more

  • Asia kills big pharma monopoly dream

    Thailand |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 16 Apr, 2013

    Indian apex court has made its intentions clear with the rejection of Novartis' plea to obtain patent protection for cancer drug Glivec in India. The Supreme Court of India will not encoura...Read more

  • Syneron, Astraco Medical donate for flood relief in Thailand

    Thailand |  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

  • Study on drug for traumatic brain injury reaches milestone

    Thailand |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 25 Jul, 2012

    Singapore: BHR Pharma has reached its SyNAPSe clinical trial enrollment midpoint of 590 patients. The company made the announcement during a presentation by Dr David Okonkwo, clinical direc...Read more