Tech & Pharma

Collaboration To Develop Smartphones With Pico-Projectors

Collaboration To Develop Smartphones With Pico-Projectors

Singapore’s Institute of Microelectronics and Taiwan’s OPUS Microsystems will jointly develop micromirror technology for use in smartphones.

Herpes Vaccine Clinical Trial To Begin In Brisbane

Herpes Vaccine Clinical Trial To Begin In Brisbane

A University of Queensland spin-off company is about to start clinical trials that could result in the prevention and treatment of genital herpes.

Taiwan Vaccine Maker Completes PhIII Trials On H7N9 Influenza Vaccine

Taiwan Vaccine Maker Completes PhIII Trials On H7N9 Influenza Vaccine

Taiwan-based vaccine maker Adimmune Corp says that it has the capacity to produce up to three million units per month of its preliminary H7N9 influenza vaccine.

Soligenix, SciClone To Collaborate On Oral Mucositis Drug For Chinese Market

Soligenix, SciClone To Collaborate On Oral Mucositis Drug For Chinese Market

Soligenix, Inc. will collaborate with SciClone Pharmaceuticals in China on its oral mucositis drug candidate, SGX942.

Reading Tool For The Visually Impaired Launched In India

Reading Tool For The Visually Impaired Launched In India

A device for people with visual impairments that scans documents such as newspapers and magazines and reads them aloud has been launched in India.

Japan Approves World’s First Transdermal Beta-Blocker Patch

Japan Approves World’s First Transdermal Beta-Blocker Patch

Toa Eiyo Ltd. has received manufacturing and marketing authorization in Japan for its transdermal Bisono® beta-blocker tape.

Nolato Medical Expands Beijing Production Facility

Nolato Medical Expands Beijing Production Facility

Swedish polymer manufacturer Nolato is expanding its production facility in Beijing with an additional 2,200 square meters of clean room facility.

A*STAR To Commercialize Technologies On Marblar Crowdsourcing Platform

A*STAR To Commercialize Technologies On Marblar Crowdsourcing Platform

A*STAR’s technology transfer unit has partnered with the online crowdsourcing platform, Marblar, to commercialize its most promising technologies.

Biohit To Establish Joint Venture In China

Biohit To Establish Joint Venture In China

Finnish healthcare company Biohit Oyj will set up a joint venture company to manufacture and sell GastroPanel kits in China.

Shanghai BravoBio Obtains China Rights For RotaShield®

Shanghai BravoBio Obtains China Rights For RotaShield®

The International Medica Foundation has sub-licensed the first rotavirus vaccine clinically tested for use in newborns to Shanghai BravoBio.