21 March 2015 | Research

Scientists from the Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Cancer Science Institute of Singapore at NUS and other institutions have identified key genetic features associated with the spread of cancer in the colon or rectum to the liver, which could aid early detection and improve chances of a cure.

21 March 2015 | Entrepreneurship

Incubated by NUS Enterprise, Sypher Labs, has attracted funding of $589,000 from local incubator, Get2Volume Pte Ltd, along with funding from the National Research Foundation.

20 March 2015 | Research

Speaking at the Think Business speaker series organised by NUS Business School, Prof Sumit Agarwal shared findings from a study looking at the monthly electricity bills of 5,321 public housing blocks and date and location data for 322 construction projects from 2009 to 2011.

20 March 2015 | Research

A study co-led by Asst Prof Alex Cook from the Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health and Asst Prof Roman Carrasco from NUS Faculty of Science, has found that having protected areas in forests alone could be 'ineffective' at slowing down forest loss in Indonesia.

20 March 2015 | General News

Mr K Kesavapany, who is from the Asia Research Institute at NUS, observed that measures in Budget 2015 will have an impact on the Indian community, and hence it is important that its contents be made widely known particularly to retirees and low-income families.

19 March 2015 | Research

A study by researchers from NUS and HealthServe, revealed that catered meals for foreign workers living in the Tai Seng area are poor in nutrition and are often delivered hours in advance.

19 March 2015 | Entrepreneurship

Organised by NUS Enterprise, InnovFest unBound is a two-day innovation festival for entrepreneurs, influencers and corporate leaders from the United States and Europe to explore Asian opportunities.

19 March 2015 | Research

A study by Assoc Prof Mak Yuen Teen from NUS Business School and private investor Chew Yi Hong found that the average percentage of issued shares that voted is about 55 per cent at annual general meetings by Singapore­listed companies.

19 March 2015 | General News

Prof Asit Biswas and Dr Cecilia Tortajada from the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUS discussed how new governments in Colombo and New Delhi give an opportunity for India, Sri Lanka and China to reset the power equation.

19 March 2015 | General News

Mr Nazry Bahrawi from the Middle East Institute at NUS opined that while the Social Science Research Council is a laudable step in the right direction for Singapore, our stride forward would be much firmer with humanities research.