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HMI cashing in on growing regional demand for healthcare

MAINBOARD-LISTED Health Management International (HMI), which is expanding its two tertiary-care hospitals in Malaysia to boost capacity, is also eyeing a bigger footprint in the region to cater to the rising demand for healthcare. Increasing affluence, an ageing population as well as a growing transition to private healthcare in the middle-income segment are underpinning demand for private healt...


He takes inventions from lab to market

Lab scientists may make groundbreaking discoveries or invent wonderful devices that are lifesavers for humankind. But these may not put bread on the table and the world may never benefit if were not for the efforts of people like Dr Kevin Koh. The 35-year-old founder of local start-up Vivo Diagnostics spots good innovations, and works with their inventors and scientists to take them from lab to...


Birthing new skin with umbilical cord stem cells

Wounds may cause some to look away, but stem cell researcher Phan Toan Thang sees "magic" in them. "I like wounds. I see the wound healing. It's something amazing," he said. The chief scientist's passion for healing wounds led him to discover a way to create skin cells quickly and in large quantities by using the lining from umbilical cords. Rather than using the limited available amount of a pa...


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Medical Manufacturing Asia 2016

Amidst growing trends of the market and increasing demand for affordable medical devices, the third edition of MEDICAL MANUFACTURING ASIA – jointly organised by SPETA (Singapore Precision Engineering and Technology Association) and Messe Düsseldorf Asia, returns to Singapore as the region’s leading specialist trade fair for Asia’s medtech and medical manufacturing processes sectors.

 

Oil & Gas Thailand 2016

The only specialized oil & gas technology event in Thailand that brings together an international congregation of both upstream and downstream oil and gas companies.

 

Thailand Lab 2016

Asia's comprehensive exhibition and conference and conference on Laboratory, Scientic equipment and Technology
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