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Singapore, Aug 20, 2014 - (ACN Newswire) - OutSystems, the open high-productivity application platform provider, announced that they would be sponsoring the CIO Summit 2014, to be held August 21 at the Marina Bay Sands, Singapore. The CIO Summit is a unique opportunity for CIOs and technology executives to discuss the latest IT topics and trends through networking opportunities and educational sessions, including showcasing the how and the where tech users (businesses, governments and consumers) can take IT to the next level, delivering the value to succeed in the new marketplace. Carlos Alvez, Vice President of International Operations at OutSystems, will be hosting an Executive Networking Table, allowing delegates to have in depth discussions with the experts leading the discussions and their peers taking part in the conference. The ENT session will address the topi... (more)

TANAKA Develops Kit Enabling Simple Test for Diabetes in approximately 10 Minutes; To Be Provided in Emerging Countries with Rapidly Growing Diabetic Populations Such as China, Taiwan and India

Simple, fast and inexpensive tests made possible by colloidal gold are expected to assist prevention and early detection Tokyo, Aug 19, 2014 - (ACN Newswire) - Tanaka Holdings Co., Ltd. (a company of Tanaka Precious Metals) today announced that Tanaka Kikinzoku Kogyo K.K., which operates the Tanaka Precious Metals' manufacturing business, has developed "PersonalA1c", a highly sensitive screening kit enabling simple testing of diabetes in approximately 10 minutes by using colloidal gold(*1). Tanaka Kikinzoku Kogyo plans to conclude partnership agreements with companies in emerging c... (more)

Novel Gene Predicts Both Breast Cancer Relapse and Response to Chemotherapy

A predictive marker discovered by scientists at A*STAR and NUS could help doctors classify breast cancer patients for more effective treatment Figure 1: Difference in DP103 (red) levels in a healthy person (left image) and a breast cancer patient (right image)Singapore, Aug 20, 2014 - (ACN Newswire) - Scientists have made it easier to predict both breast cancer relapses and responses to chemotherapy, through the identification of a unique gene. The newly found marker could help doctors classify each breast cancer patient and customise a treatment regimen that is more effective. The... (more)

ASEAN Exchanges on Track to Create an ASEAN Asset Class

SINGAPORE, Aug 22, 2014 - (ACN Newswire) - The ASEAN Exchanges CEOs convened today at the 21st ASEAN Exchanges CEOs meeting to discuss the next collaborative action steps to market and promote ASEAN as one asset class. Since its launch in April 2011, ASEAN Exchanges have delivered on several key milestones such as the ASEAN Trading Link and development of a unique post trade solution which serves to provide greater exposure and access to the diverse range of investable companies across ASEAN. Speaking on behalf of ASEAN Exchanges, Magnus Bocker, CEO of Singapore Exchange said, "T... (more)

Suprema Launches Enhanced IP Access Control Device

Launching 'Xpass S2', Multi-smartcard Reader and Controller Containing Enhanced Features for IP Access Control SEOUL, KOREA, Aug 20, 2014 - (ACN Newswire) - Suprema, Inc., a leading global provider of technology in biometrics and security, today announced the launch of a new model of IP access control multi-smartcard reader and controller, 'Xpass S2'. Compared to its predecessor Xpass Slim, Xpass S2 is remarkably enhanced in RF performance as it now supports reading of various more card technology standards including MiFare, DESFire, ISO14443A/B, ISO15693 and FeliCa, as well as N... (more)