NUS hosts two new consortia supported by the National Research Foundation (NRF) Singapore, including the Singapore Consortium for Synthetic Biology (SINERGY) which will be headed by Associate Professor Matthew Chang.
Dr Huang Zhiwei from the NUS Faculty of Engineering teams up with Dr Lim Chwee Ming from Department of Otolaryngology to study the effectiveness of Raman spectroscopy, a technique used to detect nose cancer.
The National University Health System (NUHS) collaborates with Methodist Welfare Services (MWS) to ease manpower crunch in the healthcare sector. More hospital staff nurses and allied health professionals cross-deployed to nursing homes to serve the increasing demand for institutional care in Singapore.
A young cancer patient’s wish to pat as many dogs as he could elicits a heart-warming response, with nearly 100 dogs and their owners turning up to celebrate Lahl Isaac’s birthday, including NUS Medicine alumnus Dr Leo Seo Wei and his two golden retrievers.