News

23andMe offers first FDA authorized genetic test for breast cancer risk

Earlier this month, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authorized a direct-to-consumer test for breast cancer offered by 23andMe, a leading personal genetics company...

Healthcare

UCLA scientists pioneer new method for watching brain cells interact in...

Findings could deepen understanding of neurological disorders An advance by UCLA neuroscientists could lead to a better understanding of astrocytes, star-shaped brain cells that are...

Startups

SPRING Singapore partners with nine private sector investors to co-invest over...

SPRING SEEDS Capital (SSC), the investment arm of SPRING Singapore is partnering with nine co-investment partners under Startup SG Equity to invest over S$200m in...

Conversations

The technology that gave Stephen Hawking a voice should be accessible...

Stephen Hawking was one of the most prominent people in history to use a high-tech communication aid known as augmentative and alternative communication (AAC). His...

Events

[Event] Women in Engineering, Science & Technology Symposium to be held...

The 2nd Women in Engineering, Science, and Technology (WiEST) Symposium is going to be held on Saturday, January 27, 2018(2-6 PM) at Asian Civilization Museum, followed...

Careers

NUS announces new Lifelong Learners Programme, for Students and Alumni

NUS welcomes back its alumni for Lifelong learning scheme “Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.”― Socrates The Greek philosopher's words...