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NUS-Led Research Team Discovers Novel Way of Transferring Magnetic Information

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A team led by researchers from the National University of Singapore has achieved a major breakthrough in magnetic interaction. By adding a special insulator, they make electrons “twirl” their neighbouring “dance partners” to transfer...
5-Apr-2016 2:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

NUS Researchers Found New Clue to Fighting Acute Myeloid Leukaemia

A study led by researchers from the Cancer Science Institute of Singapore (CSI Singapore) at the National University of Singapore (NUS) has uncovered a new clue that may help fight acute myeloid leukaemia (AML), the most common form of cancer of the...
29-Mar-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

International Trade Damages Tropical Nature

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While international trade may generate economic benefits to the exporting countries, a study by researchers from the National University of Singapore revealed that benefits from trade are unable to compensate for the loss of forests and ecosystems...
23-Mar-2016 3:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

NUS is World’s Top 10 for 13 Subjects, and Asia’s Best for 25 Subjects

The National University of Singapore (NUS) has been placed among the world’s 10 best universities for 13 subjects, up from 11 subjects last year, according to the latest QS World University Rankings by Subject 2016.
22-Mar-2016 6:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

New Frog Species Discovered in India’s Wastelands

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A team of researchers from India and the National University of Singapore has discovered a new species of narrow-mouthed frog in the laterite rock formations of India’s coastal plains. The frog, which is the size of a thumbnail, was named...
10-Mar-2016 2:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

NUS Food Scientists Create Healthier, Diabetic-Friendly Bread

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A team of food scientists from the National University of Singapore has successfully formulated a recipe for making healthier bread by adding a natural plant pigment, called anthocyanin, extracted from black rice. This new bread option gets digested...
25-Feb-2016 2:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

NUS Partners Sciences Po to Offer New Undergraduate Double Degree Programme to Prepare Students for Diverse Careers

Singapore, 24 February 2016 — The National University of Singapore (NUS) has partnered with Sciences Po, France’s leading university in the social sciences , to introduce a new undergraduate Double Degree Programme (DDP) in the academic year...
24-Feb-2016 3:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Eco-Friendly Food Packaging Material Created by NUS Researchers Doubles Shelf-Life of Food Products

Researchers from the National University of Singapore’s Faculty of Engineering have successfully developed an environmentally-friendly food packaging material that is free from chemical additives, by fortifying natural chitosan-based composite...
23-Feb-2016 4:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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