Wednesday 8 February 2023

Medlab Middle East showcases a range of cutting-edge tech

New technology developed to identify positive Strep A (Streptococcus bacteria) results in as little as two minutes and negative results in six minutes has been revealed by Abbott at Medlab Middle East.   The ID NOW Strep A 2 test provides molecular results in 6


Cigna receives licence to operate in Saudi Arabia

Cigna Worldwide Insurance Company today announced that it has received an official branch licence from the Saudi Central Bank (SAMA) to operate as a health insurer in Saudi Arabia.    The announcement makes Cigna Worldwide Insurance Company the first intern


Dubai’s Green Charger initiative boosts number of EVS

The Green Charger initiative, launched by Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) to increase the number of electric vehicle (EV) charging stations in Dubai, has had a huge impact on the number of electric and hybrid vehicles.   By the end of 2022, the numb


AMH Bahrain signs deal with Mayo Clinic

Bahrain's American Mission Hospital (AMH) has signed a first-phase deal with the world's number one healthcare facility, Mayo Clinic, US, to align its development strategy alongside Mayo’ s Patient First Always strategy.   The strategy aims to deve


WHO breast cancer roadmap aims to save 2.5m lives by 2040

A roadmap to attain the targets to save 2.5 million lives from breast cancer by 2040 has been issued by the World Health Organization (WHO) as part of a new Global Breast Cancer Initiative Framework.    The new Framework launched ahead of the World Cancer D


RAK hospital seals clinical collaboration with Apollo group

Apollo Hospitals Group, the largest healthcare provider in Afro-Asia, and RAK Hospital, a premium hospital in the UAE, have reached a clinical collaboration, a move that will pave way for UAE residents to get access to the super speciality medical team of Apollo without having to travel outsi


Insilico Medicine opens big AI-powered biotech lab in Abu Dhabi

Insilico Medicine, a clinical-stage artificial intelligence (AI)-driven drug discovery company, has announced the opening of its generative AI and quantum computing research and development centre in Abu Dhabi,    Located in the International Renewable Ener


EHS launches its Innovation Strategy for 2023-2026

Emirates Health Services (EHS) is working to implement international best practices and to enhance the health sector’s readiness to build a healthy community, said Dr Yousif Mohammed Al-Serkal, Director General of EHS.    Launching the EHS Innovation


RAK Hospital in clinical tie-up with India’s Apollo Hospitals

RAK Hospital, a premier hospital in the UAE, has signed a clinical collaboration deal with India’s Apollo Hospitals Group, the largest healthcare provider in Afro-Asia.    The partnership will cover training, telemedicine services, academics, and labo


Medlab Middle East 2023 to see 100% rise in exhibitor numbers

More than 20,000 visitors and over 700 exhibitors from 40 countries will be in attendance at the region’s largest laboratory exhibition, Medlab Middle East from February 6 to 9 in Dubai.   Co-hosted with Arab Health for the previous two years, Medlab Middl

 1 2 3 4 > 

calendarCalendar of Events