Singapore aims to further develop medtech sector:
This article was originally published in Clinica
The Singapore government has announced plans to build up the country's biomedical engineering sector and position itself in the growing medical device market. It aims to make Singapore "home to 15 world class life sciences companies" by 2010, reports the Asian Medical News. Engineers from the country and the US are currently working together to make medical devices more affordable and physically more compatible with the smaller Asian physique.