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NUS Researchers Lead Effort to Turn Food Scraps Into Green Energy Resource

A team lead by researchers from the National University of Singapore has developed a self-sustaining anaerobic digester system that recycles food scraps to produce electrical energy, heat and fertilisers.
17-May-2018 2:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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NUS Engineers Invent Smart Microchip That Can Self-Start and Operate When Battery Runs Out

BATLESS, a smart microchip developed by a team of researchers led by Associate Professor Massimo Alioto from National University of Singapore’s Faculty of Engineering, can self-start and continue to operate even when the battery runs out of...
3-May-2018 2:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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NUS Researchers Demystify Cancer-Related Fatigue in Breast Cancer Patients

Breast cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy often experience severe and persistent tiredness. In a recent study, a team led by researchers from the National University of Singapore developed a novel approach to identify the onset of this common...
30-Apr-2018 10:45 AM EDT Add to Favorites

NUS-Led Study: Beltway to Divert Diesel Trucks in Sao Paulo Improved Public Health

A study by researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) and the University of Sao Paulo revealed that a beltway constructed to divert heavy-duty diesel vehicles traffic in the Brazilian city of Sao Paulo has reduced public health...
27-Apr-2018 6:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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NUS Geography Researchers Determine Benefits of Singapore’s Mangroves

A three-year study conducted by researchers from the National University of Singapore has concluded that apart from cultural benefits, mangroves act as nursery habitat for fish and as coastal defence, as well as storing carbon that could help offset...
26-Apr-2018 11:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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NUS Engineers Develop Novel Method for Resolving Spin Texture of Topological Surface States Using Transport Measurements

A research breakthrough from the National University of Singapore has revealed a close relation between the spin texture of topological surface states and a new kind of magneto-resistance. The team’s finding could help in addressing the issue of...
26-Apr-2018 1:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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NUS study: ‘Genomic junk’ of iron storage gene FTH1 critical for suppressing prostate cancer growth

Researchers from the Cancer Science Institute of Singapore (CSI Singapore) at the National University of Singapore have found the role of the iron storage gene, FTH1, and its pseudogenes in regulating iron levels in cells and slowing down prostate...
23-Apr-2018 10:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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NUS Study: Pharmacist Follow-Ups Cut Diabetes Costs and Reduce Health Risks

People with diabetes can expect 15 per cent cost saving and three-fold reduction in hospital admissions with pharmacist-managed care
20-Apr-2018 9:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites


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