VP of New York-headquartered Corning Life Sciences, Richard Eglen, was in Taiwan recently to visit the Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) and discuss possible partnerships around 3D cell culture technologies, of which the renowned glass and ceramics manufacturer has particular expertise in.Read more
The Centers for Disease Control (CDE), a division of Taiwan’s Ministry of Health and Welfare (MOHW) announced Tuesday that HIV saliva test kits can now be picked up at local convenience chain stores after pre-registration online, for the testing of HIV in the privacy of one’s home.Read more
During a press conference held Tuesday in Taipei to showcase the local medical imaging industry, the Economics Ministry of the Taiwan government announced that it plans to invest NT$2 billion (US$ 6.5 million) in the medical equipment sector.Read more
Taipei, Taiwan-headquartered minimally invasive surgical instruments development company Medeon Biodesign, Inc. announced yesterday that it had successfully closed the Series A investment of Panther Orthopedics, Inc., a San Jose, CA start-up developing dynamic fixation solutions for orthopedic extremity applications.Read more
IEK Deputy General Director Jim Chung (left) and JRI Managing Director Hiroshi Matsunaga (right).
The increasing elderly population in both Taiwan and Japan has driven growing demand for medical devices.Read more
TUV Rheinland recently hosted an ‘All Quality Matters Forum’ on mobility aids safety in Taichung, Taiwan, focused on export quality and European standard requirements for mobility aids.Read more