Healthcare

NUS uses magnetic pulses to activate muscle cells’ defences vs. cancer

This method was able to inhibit signs of cancer progression. 
3 days ago

NUS uses magnetic pulses to activate muscle cells’ defences vs. cancer

This method was able to inhibit signs of cancer progression. 
3 days ago

Two IHH Healthcare directors reject re-election bid

Their term will end after the conclusion of the upcoming AGM.
4 days ago

AstraZeneca plans $2.02b ADC manufacturing facility in Singapore

This is expected to be operational by 2029.
5 days ago

IHH Healthcare unveils proton therapy centre for cancer treatment

The Mount Elizabeth Proton Therapy Centre offers specialised cancer treatment in Singapore.
6 days ago

Cordlife retains Chen Xiaoling on board after arrest

Chen will oversee the internal investigation into company lapses in Singapore.
6 days ago

Singapore to redevelop Alexandra Hospital for active agaeing initiative

The redeveloped hospital will comprise around 1,300 beds.

Improved sales boost Hyphens Pharma Q1 profit by 97.6%

The Specialty Pharma Principals led the increase in revenue.

AMC Healthcare and Sunway to open imaging centre in Novena

The centre will nearly double AMC’s diagnostic imaging capacity.

Thomson Medical issues $155m notes at 5.25%

These will be listed on the SGX on 14 May 2024.

Singapore’s NHGP unveils Khatib Polyclinic for preventive care

The polyclinic features a community plaza and health studio to emphasise preventive health.

Cordlife cancels $8.2m private placement

The Ministry of Health also wrote to the company regarding its local directors. 

MOH imposes stricter compliance on medical certificate issuance

The move came following feedback on excessive issuance over teleconsultations.

Tan Tock Seng Hospital introduces flexible working shifts for nurses

The initiative allows nurses to have a mix of routine and flexible shifts.

Riverstone logs 54.5% YoY net profit growth in Q124

This marks the fifth consecutive quarter of growth for the company.

IHH invests in Belun Technology for AI-powered sleep diagnostic technology

IHH will utilise Belun’s medical-grade device for sleep apnea detection.

Cordlife clients receive refund offer for storage incident

The private blood bank has offered affected clients with free storage.