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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...


Cordlife names Wong Chiang Yin as new CEO

CORD blood bank Cordlife Group said it has appointed medical doctor and public health specialist Wong Chiang Yin, 48, as its new CEO. Dr Wong was most recently the executive director of Bursa Malaysia-listed TMC Life Sciences, a general hospital owner and operator that also owns a chain of fertility treatment centres in Malaysia. He was also concurrently the president of Thomson International, th...


Philips opens first telehealth centre in S'pore for remote patient treatment

HEALTHCARE is one of the growth sectors that the Community on the Future Economy (CFE) is actively exploring as Singapore is well positioned to capture opportunities from new healthcare trends, Trade and Industry (Industry) Minister S Iswaran said on Thursday. Noting that the trends are driving the advent of new healthcare paradigms, Mr Iswaran said: "The provision of healthcare is moving beyond...


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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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