Category Archives: Medical Devices

Thomas D’Innocenzi of Nova Advisors Announces New Asia Global Sourcing Service

Thomas D’Innocenzi of Nova Advisors offers a new Asia Global Sourcing and Business Development service designed to allow small to medium size businesses to compete in the global marketplace at a reasonable cost. New York, United States – February 22, … Continue reading

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Healthy demand for medical suites in Singapore, but analysts warn of risks

While demand for medical suites has remained healthy, some property analysts said sales in the segment have been affected by the curbs on mortgages announced last June. They cautioned that investors should be aware of the risks involved before buying … Continue reading

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Alcon opens S$200m manufacturing plant in Singapore

Eye care pharmaceutical firm Alcon has moved into its new S$200 million manufacturing plant in Tuas Biomedical Park in Singapore. The move will help the firm boost its capacity to meet the growing eye care needs in Asia. The new … Continue reading

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Thailand remains world’s top medical tourism hub despite new challenges

Despite growing challenges from other attractive medical hub countries in recent years, Thailand has retained its premium status as the world’s premier medical tourism hub. Bumrungrad International Hospital is one such institution. Find out how it continues to draw international … Continue reading

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Apple hires medical tech experts, fueling iWatch rumours

A smartwatch with next-generation health skills could help Apple beat rivals in the wearable technology sector Apple has reportedly hired two medical technology experts, fueling rumours that the company’s forthcoming iWatch could have a health focus. Nancy Dougherty from startup … Continue reading

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Google to make smart contact lenses to monitor glucose

Google is developing smart contact lenses that measure the glucose levels in diabetics’ tears. If successful, Google’s newest venture could help to eliminate one of the most painful and intrusive daily routines of diabetics. People with diabetes have difficulty controlling … Continue reading

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Goldman Sachs makes $20 Million investment in Indian medical device company

An Indian business publication is reporting that U.S. investment bank Goldman Sachs is making a $20 million equity investment in an Indian medical device company. BPL Medical Technologies makes electrocardiographs, defibrillators, patient monitors, oxygenators and ultrasound scanners among other medical equipment and is … Continue reading

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