June 04, 2018 | ResearchClinical Care and Innovation 

New cord blood technique offers hope

Over 1/3 of transplant patients die now, but mortality rate under 10% in ongoing trial

May 23, 2018 | Research 

Progress in stem cell treatment offers new hope

More effective harvesting of stem cells in the umbilical cord may help in search for blood cancer cure

April 18, 2018 | ResearchAwards & RecognitionGrants 

MOH awards $60m to 3 research projects led by SingHealth

Grants and Clinician Innovator Award aim to support research in health and biomedical fields

April 03, 2018 | ResearchPublication 

More kids with dental issues that regular braces can't fix

National Dental Centre seeing more cases, with increase attributed to greater awareness

March 28, 2018 | ResearchSingapore Health 

Making prostate cancer cells shine

As the next line of screening, a new nuclear imaging scan can detect prostate cancer cells even when they are too few or too small to be picked up by conventional tests.

March 28, 2018 | UpcloseResearchGiving & PhilanthropyPublication 

From donor to fundraising volunteer

When Melvin Lee’s wife died at the age of 36, he made a donation to support research into rare and genetic cancers to help others facing similar diseases. But he wanted to do more to honour his wife’s memory and keep alive her kind and giving spirit.

March 22, 2018 | Research 

Antibiotic cocktails to fight infections resistant to drugs

SGH team combines 'older' antibiotics with other drugs in bid to tackle such infections.

March 13, 2018 | UpcloseResearch 

Network started by Duke NUS Prof gives female researchers a career boost

While there are more women in science and engineering than ever, the fields remain largely male-dominated, especially at the top. Two women are addressing this with initiatives aimed at giving their fellow women a career boost.

March 09, 2018 | Research 

New insight into diabetic eye disease finds that Indian Singaporeans more prone to vision loss

SNEC & SERI study: Indian Singaporeans have higher chance of developing eye disease

March 06, 2018 | Research 

Lab-grown liver tumours help singapore scientists to develop anti-cancer drugs

NCCS, NUS, the Cancer Science Institute of Singapore, the Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, and A*Star are collaborating to grow mini liver cancer tumours in a lab in hope of developing better treatments.