A lack of trained workers in the life sciences and healthcare sectors in the UAE is hampering progress, said a report.
Academic and industry experts were gathered by DuBiotech, the biotechnology and research park dedicated to faci
Current uncertainties and instability in certain Middle East markets will limit the growth of the life sciences sector including pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical technology segments in the Mena region, a report said.
Direct distribution to end consumers is among the key logistics implications and action needs in the life sciences sector for 2020 and beyond, according to a white paper compiled by global logistics provider DHL.
The report releas
Eastern Biotech & Life Sciences, a leading healthcare biotechnology and diagnostic firm providing genetic testing services in Middle East, has been ranked 19 in an honour list of the top Dubai SME 100.
The first Dubai SME 100 ranking a
Dubai Biotechnology and Research Park (DuBiotech), a major life sciences hub in the Middle East, has registered over 33 per cent growth during 2011 with 21 biotechnology companies setting up operations at the free zone destination.
Dubai Biotechnology and Research Park (DuBiotech), a community of 70 life sciences firms, said that 12 new business partners joined the free zone during 2010 for setting up regional operations.
The new business partners include two global
The Saudi Food and Drug Authority (SFDA) and Dubai Biotechnology and Research Park (DuBiotech), the region’s major life sciences park, have discussed the possibility of cooperation to develop the life sciences sector in the region.
Dubai Biotechnology and Research Park (DuBiotech), a life sciences hub, said Amgen International, a top biotechnology company, discussed expansion plans during a meeting of senior management members.
Discussing Amgen’s future plans at the