Life Sciences


What Can Biotechnology Students Get from Internship in Consultation Company?

As a UCSI University student, an internship is a compulsory activity for an undergraduate student to complete the degree program. It’s not just any internship but needs to be related to the major taken by the student. Consultation company: Another career option for science-based students Click To Tweet Biotechnology students […]


Heads turn to Vietnam’s booming healthcare market

Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC), the former capital and the most populated city in Vietnam, has turned from a reticent fishing village into a vibrant metropolitan city that clocks a GDP growth of 8 – 12% YOY since it opened up its doors for business. With attention being turned away […]


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Role of Knowledge Transfer in the Growth of Malaysian Biopharma

The Malaysian biopharma industry is in its painful initial growth stages. An effective knowledge transfer process is critical for the industry to survive and grow. This blog evaluates the opportunities challenges of Malaysian biopharma industry and then explores the tools for effective knowledge transfer monitoring and job transition that can […]


Women Scientists

Women Scientists in Emerging Markets: Can Life Sciences Industry Offer Hope?

Can Life Sciences Industry Evolve and let women scientists in emerging markets to “Have-it-All”? Mriae, a 33-year-old scientist in the Philippines, is resuming her career as a microbiologist in a tertiary care hospital after a maternity break of one year. After completing her PhD in microbiology, Mriae worked her way […]


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Can Staffing Industry in Malaysia Tap Life Sciences Opportunities?

Life sciences industry is not a major focus area for Malaysian recruitment firms yet. Business models of most of the staffing and recruitment companies still revolve around the human resources needed for IT, finance, and commodity manufacturing. Though there is a surge in life sciences projects, I guess recruitment firms […]