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Oct 17, 2019

Singapore --( ASIA TODAY )-- Two teams and an individual have been awarded this year’s President’s Science and Technology Awards [1] (PSTA), the highest honours bestowed upon research scientists and engineers in Singapore whose work have resulted in significant scientific, technological or economic benefits for the...

Oct 11, 2019
  • The new partnership will combine the research and development ingenuity of BJ Bioscience with the state-of-art biologics manufacturing set up of CMAB
  • CMAB will provide full development and manufacturing services for BJ Bioscience's BJ-005 bi-functional antibody
  • BJ-005 is planned to enter...
  • Oct 10, 2019

    Singapore, October 10, 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Singapore scientists from NanoBio Lab (NBL) of A*STAR have developed a novel approach to prepare next-generation lithium-sulfur cathodes, which simplifies the typically time-consuming and complicated process for producing them. This represents a promising step towards...

    Oct 08, 2019

    SINGAPORE --( ASIA TODAY )-- A*STAR researchers have developed an AI chip design platform that has the potential to transform the multibillion-dollar global integrated circuit (IC) design industry by accelerating design optimisation, reducing IC design turnaround time, and improving productivity significantly by...

    Sep 26, 2019

    Studies on a novel protein that helps cancer cells to grow and spread may help in the development of more efficient therapies for liver cancer

    SINGAPORE, 26 SEPTEMBER 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Scientists from A*STAR’s Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology (IMCB), in collaboration with researchers from Lee...

    Sep 24, 2019

    HONG KONG, Sept. 24, 2019 -- The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has developed a new class of antibiotic drug candidates which has high potential to be developed into a new generation of antibiotics fighting against multi-drug resistant superbugs including methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA...

    Sep 19, 2019

    The microorganisms living in the intestines could help with muscle growth and function, opening new doors to interventions for age-related skeletal muscle loss, an international research team led by Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) has found.

    Sep 19, 2019

    The Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology of the Faculty of Medicine at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) has successfully introduced a new genome sequencing technique for prenatal invasive genetic diagnosis. It offers enhanced sensitivity and accuracy of diagnosing lethal and severe congenital...

    Sep 08, 2019

    Brain structure and function have always been one of the important subjects in life science research. 3D microscopic imaging of brain structure is the basic method to understand how the brain works, yet the traditional 2D slice imaging technology makes brain structure reconstruction and analysis a tedious task....

    Sep 01, 2019

    A study led by Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) has revealed the effects of the stress of parenting in the brains of both mothers and their children.

    The researchers analysed the brain activity of 31 pairs of mother and child from Singapore while they were watching children’s...

    Sep 01, 2019

    Kim Jungsik, President of Dae Duck Electronics, made a 50 billion won donation to SNU, his alma mater. The funds will be used to build the SNU counterpart of the new MIT College of Computing, which will serve as an interdisciplinary hub for research in AI and related fields.

    Aug 25, 2019

    S$38 million research facility aims to be a premier, global, one-stop hub for research and translation to clinical testing through biochemical innovation and techniques

    Aug 14, 2019

    Physicists from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) and the Niels Bohr Institute in Copenhagen, Denmark, have devised a method to turn a non-magnetic metal into a magnet using laser light.

    Magnets and their magnetic field are typically produced by circulating currents, like those...

    Jul 24, 2019

    SINGAPORE, July 24, 2019 - (ACN Newswire) - SGX-listed Singapore eDevelopment Ltd ("SeD", SGX:40V) is pleased to announce the results of clinical trials conducted on Laetose(TM), a low-glycemic, naturally modified sugar, developed by its U.S. biomedical subsidiary Global BioLife Inc. ("Global BioLife").

    Jul 23, 2019

    Strategic Healthcare Consulting subsidiary will support development of global expansion strategies for Asia/Pacific and multinational companies from new Hong Kong presence; biopharma and medtech veteran Gary Cheng to lead local team

    Jul 19, 2019

    SINGAPORE --( ASIA TODAY )-- The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) and ST Engineering have signed a memorandum of understanding to co-develop innovative solutions for smart cities.

    Jul 14, 2019

    Kenneth Lee envisions a 'biofarming' future for Hong Kong

    CUHK embryologist Kenneth Lee is working to manufacture living tissue in the lab. That shows great promise for developing human organ patches that could be used to repair the body.

    There’s another important use for manufactured tissue: we can...

    Jul 14, 2019

    For the first time in history, two functionally improved data buoys have successfully recorded air and sea variables along the path of a super typhoon. NTU’s marine research and technical team at the Institute of Oceanography, with the solid support of the Ministry of Science and Technology and Central Weather...

    Jul 13, 2019

    Scientists from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) have developed a type of imaging probe that allows for earlier detection of acute kidney failure, a rapidly-developing condition that can be fatal.

    The new renal probes, which have been tested in mice, are injected into the blood-...

    Jul 11, 2019

    25 Park companies and incubatees showcase their innovations at the RISE Conference;
    HKSTP’s Global Acceleration Academy receives a boost with focus areas identified for 2019/20

    Jul 07, 2019

    Strives to Change the Cancer Treatment Model in Hong Kong
    Ready to Tap Tremendous Opportunities in Greater Bay Are

    Jun 25, 2019

    Secret to Zero-Carbon Economy is Small Amount of Water?!
    World’s Top-Performing HHO (Oxyhydrogen) Gas