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The Mending Tissue – Cellular Instructions for Tissue Repair


A collaborative study led by scientists at the Mechanobiology Instituteat the National University of Singapore has described a universal mechanism that regulates forces during epithelial tissue repair.
24-Aug-2015 5:05 AM EDT

Scientists Achieve Major Breakthrough in Thin-Film Magnetism


Recent work by a team of scientists working in Singapore, The Netherlands, USA and Ireland, published on 14 August 2015 in the prestigious journal, Science, has uncovered a new twist to the story of thin-film magnetism.
14-Aug-2015 11:00 PM EDT

The "Adventure" Gene Predicts Political Attitudes in Chinese Females, According to NUS Study

Why are some people more politically conservative while others are politically liberal? Social scientists have often assumed that political beliefs and ideology are learned from one’s nuclear family or peer groups. However, increasing evidence...
4-Aug-2015 10:05 PM EDT

NUS Team Discovers Novel Way of Protecting Male Reproductive Cells and Hails New Approach to Addressing Male Infertility

A team of researchers from the National University of Singapore’s (NUS) Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine has demonstrated for the first time that hydrogen sulphide (H2S), when applied exogenously, could protect testicular germ cells, which are male...
26-Jul-2015 10:05 PM EDT

National University of Singapore and Georgia Institute of Technology Launch New Centre for Next Generation Logistics

The Faculty of Engineering at National University of Singapore (NUS Engineering), in collaboration with the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech), has launched the Centre for Next Generation Logistics today. The virtual Centre will work...
24-Jul-2015 7:50 AM EDT

NUS Study Shows Potential of Blue LEDs as Novel Chemical-Free Food Preservation Technology

A team of scientists from the National University of Singapore (NUS) has found that blue light emitting diodes (LEDs) have strong antibacterial effect on major foodborne pathogens, and are most effective when in cold temperatures (between 4°C and...
14-Jul-2015 8:05 AM EDT

NUS Maintains Position as Asia’s Top 2 in Latest Times Higher Education Asia University Rankings

The National University of Singapore has maintained its position as one of Asia’s top two universities in the latest Asia University Rankings 2015 published by the Times Higher Education magazine.
11-Jun-2015 4:05 AM EDT

Swiss Re and NUS Nurture Next Generation of Insurance Talent and Big Data Expertise

Swiss Re today signed an agreement with the Business Analytics Centre, the Business School, the School of Computing and Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health at the National University of Singapore (NUS), to collaborate in joint activities using big...
10-Jun-2015 5:05 AM EDT

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