QuantuMDx, A*STAR To Develop Asia-Specific Genetic Tests

A*STAR has signed an agreement with QuantuMDx, a UK-based biotech developing handheld diagnostics and whole genome sequencing devices.

Printing Large, Plastic Solar Cells

Scientists have produced the largest flexible, plastic solar cells in Australia using a new solar cell printer that has been installed at CSIRO.

Lloyd’s Register, A*STAR Open Joint Lab On Energy & Marine Research

Lloyd's Register and A*STAR have officially opened a joint laboratory to study the challenges faced by the marine, energy, and offshore sectors.

Shanghai Fosun Acquires Israel-Based Alma Lasers For US$240m

Shanghai Fosun Pharma announced this week the joint acquisition of Caesarea, Israel-based Alma Lasers Ltd.

Veredus’ Lab-On-A-Chip Detects Tropical Disease Infections

Veredus has launched a lab-on-a-chip that can identify 13 different major tropical diseases from a single blood sample.

BMW & NTU Launch First Joint R&D Lab In Southeast Asia

BMW Group and Singapore's Nanyang Technological University today launched the joint Future Mobility Research Lab, the first for BMW Group in Southeast Asia.

Veredus’ VereFlu Chip Detects H7N9 Bird Flu

Its VereFlu lab-on-a-chip platform has been shown to detect the H7N9 avian flu subtype that is responsible for the recent flu outbreak in China.

New England Biolabs Opens New Singapore Subsidiary

Life science provider New England Biolabs has extended its global subsidiary network with the opening of New England Biolabs Pte. Ltd. in Singapore.

Baxter China To Increase Rural Access To Renal Therapy

Baxter China has piloted a program to deploy a sustainable care and delivery model for peritoneal dialysis patients living in rural areas of the country.