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NUS Students Build the World’s Lightest Electric Paraglider Trike

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A team of engineering students from the National University of Singapore (NUS) have successfully designed and built the world’s lightest electric paraglider trike, dubbed The Delta.
28-Jul-2016 8:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

NUS Study Uncovers Novel Genetic Alterations Contributing to Development of Leukemia

A study led by a team of scientists from the Cancer Science Institute of Singapore at the National University of Singapore has identified new genetic alterations contributing to the onset of Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia (APL). APL is a subtype of...
27-Jul-2016 3:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Research Team Led by NUS Scientists Develop Plastic Flexible Magnetic Memory Device

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Associate Professor Yang Hyunsoo from the National University of Singapore led a research team to successfully embed a powerful magnetic memory chip on a flexible plastic material. This malleable memory chip hails a breakthrough in the flexible...
19-Jul-2016 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

NUS Scientists Discover That Modifications to Protein RUNX3 May Promote Cancer Growth

Scientists from the Cancer Science Institute of Singapore at the National University of Singapore have discovered that a modification called phosphorylation made to a protein called RUNX3 may promote cancer progression by allowing cell division. The...
14-Jul-2016 10:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Novel Discovery by NUS Scientists Improves Profiling of AML Patients for Targeted Therapies

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Researchers from the Cancer Science Institute of Singapore at the National University of Singapore have identified a set of genes, including DNMT3A, that could potentially be used to predict clinical outcomes of patients who suffer from a type of...
7-Jul-2016 11:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Intrusive Parents May Lead Children to Be Overly Self-Critical

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In a five-year study on primary school children in Singapore, researchers from the National University of Singapore found that children with intrusive parents had a higher tendency to be overly critical of themselves, and this tendency increased...
21-Jun-2016 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

NUS is Asia’s best in Latest Times Higher Education Asia University Rankings

The National University of Singapore (NUS) has been named Asia’s top university in the latest Asia University Rankings 2016 published by the Times Higher Education (THE) magazine. This is the first time that the University has attained the top...
20-Jun-2016 12:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Multicolour Super Resolution Imaging

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Researchers from the Mechanobiology Institute at the National University of Singapore have developed a new method, using super-resolution microscopy, to determine the length of stretched proteins in living cells, and monitor the dynamic binding of...
17-Jun-2016 2:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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