Tech & Pharma
Eli Lilly and Company will invest US$350 million to expand its insulin cartridge manufacturing capacity in China.
Oxford Global’s Pharmaceutical IT Asia Congress will take place from March 25-26, 2014 in Singapore..
The Vietnam Ministry of Health has signed an agreement with Quintiles to enhance clinical research in Vietnam’s growing nation of 90 million people.
Cytori and Lorem have announced a partnership to commercialize Cytori Cell Therapy in Asian markets.
Scientists have discovered the exact mode of action by plerixafor, a drug commonly prescribed to stimulate immune responses in patients suffering from neutropenia.
A*STAR has signed an agreement with biopharmaceutical company AstraZeneca to develop new drugs to treat gram-negative bacterial infections.
BASF announced this week that it will set up a new electronic materials R&D center in partnership with Sungkyunkwan University.
Eisai Co., Ltd. has entered into an agreement with the Broad Institute to develop new therapeutic agents for the treatment of neglected tropical diseases and tuberculosis.
The Bangladeshi government has vowed to continue fighting the growing industry of illicit, substandard, counterfeit and life-endangering medicines openly sold in pharmacies.
Brandon Tan from Temasek Polytechnic has won Singapore’s James Dyson Award for developing a “survival” backpack that pumps drinking water and generates electricity.