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2022
07
December
2022
| 08:00 Asia/Singapore
A global deal to protect nature and the benefits it provides to people will be negotiated during the United Nations COP15 biodiversity conference that begins today (Dec 7) in Montreal, with a key target of the new biodiversity framework calling for a...
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05
December
2022
| 09:04 Asia/Singapore
Scientists from the National University of Singapore (NUS) have discovered a novel low-cost method of testing for cancers. Called the Heatrich-BS assay, this new test sequences clinical samples that have been heated in order to isolate cancer-specifi...
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02
December
2022
| 10:30 Asia/Singapore
Nature conservation is key in the global effort to tackle climate change, given the ability of many natural habitats to draw down the amount of planet-warming carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, and reduce the impacts of climate change on communities. ...
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30
November
2022
| 17:26 Asia/Singapore
On 30 November 2022, the Singapore Food Agency (SFA), National University of Singapore  (NUS), Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory (TLL), and seven industry partners [Barramundi Group (BG),  Blue Aqua International (Blue Aqua), Singapore Aquaculture Tec...
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29
November
2022
| 10:49 Asia/Singapore
Lianhe Zaobao, 29 November 2022, p5...
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29
November
2022
| 09:00 Asia/Singapore
A team of scientists from the National University of Singapore (NUS) has successfully identified the urinary biomarkers of an emerging subclass of synthetic cannabinoids, called OXIZID, to monitor potential abuse. OXIZIDs were the new synthetic canna...
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28
November
2022
| 19:11 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 28 November 2022, Insight, pB4...
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28
November
2022
| 19:07 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 28 November 2022, Insight, pB4...
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28
November
2022
| 16:08 Asia/Singapore
As part of the efforts to facilitate community-led solutions to tackle municipal issues, the Municipal Services Office (MSO) and the Centre for Sustainable Asian Cities under the National University of Singapore (NUS) College of Design and Engineerin...
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27
November
2022
| 18:24 Asia/Singapore
The Sunday Times, 27 November 2022, p17zbSunday, 27 November 2022, p10...
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24
November
2022
| 14:43 Asia/Singapore
The Business Times, 24 November 2022, p7Lianhe Zaobao, 24 November 2022, p30...
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24
November
2022
| 14:24 Asia/Singapore
Today is Evolution day – a day commemorating the publication of Charles Darwin’s Origin of Species on 24 November 1859. Darwin’s seminal work is now considered the most influential book of science in history and has inspired countless new disciplines...
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22
November
2022
| 09:41 Asia/Singapore
Scientists from the Mechanobiology Institute (MBI) at NUS, together with clinical researchers from the Cardiovascular Research Institute under the National University Health System, discovered how a scaffolding protein responds to mechanical signals,...
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21
November
2022
| 16:42 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 21 November 2022, Insight, pB5...
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21
November
2022
| 09:30 Asia/Singapore
NUS Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) Distinguished Professor Henry Yeung has been awarded the prestigious 2022 Sir Peter Hall Award for Lifetime Contribution to the Field by the influential Regional Studies Association (RSA). The annual RSA...
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19
November
2022
| 16:59 Asia/Singapore
CNA Online, 19 November 2022...
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18
November
2022
| 14:00 Asia/Singapore
A new professorship commencing in August 2023 known as the NUS Peggy Wai Chee Leong-Hochstadt Professorship in Humanities and Sciences will further strengthen cross-disciplinary learning in the NUS College of Humanities and Sciences (CHS).Established...
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18
November
2022
| 10:32 Asia/Singapore
Four scientists from NUS have been lauded in the 2022 edition of MIT Technology Review’s “Innovators under 35” list for making game-changing advances in Science and Technology.Announced on 14 November 2022, the list recognises the 35 best young talen...
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15
November
2022
| 17:23 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 15 November 2022, Singapore, pA15Lianhe Zaobao, 15 November 2022, p9Money 89.3FM, 15 November 2022Kiss92FM, 15 November 2022One FM 91.3, 15 November 2022Hao 96.3FM, 15 November 2022UFM100.3, 15 November 2022Tamil Murasu, 15 Novembe...
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15
November
2022
| 16:00 Asia/Singapore
A total of 34 NUS researchers are among the world’s most highly cited, based on the Highly Cited Researchers 2022 List published by data analytics firm Clarivate.These NUS researchers are recognised by their peers as outstanding in the fields of Chem...
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14
November
2022
| 21:25 Asia/Singapore
The Department of Architecture under the National University of Singapore College of Design and Engineering (NUS CDE) today opened the Architectural Conservation Laboratory (ArClab), a unique living laboratory housed in a conserved building which wil...
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14
November
2022
| 12:29 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 14 November 2022, Insight, pB5...
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12
November
2022
| 11:45 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 12 November 2022, Singapore, pA20...
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12
November
2022
| 09:00 Asia/Singapore
The National University of Singapore Faculty of Law (NUS Law) announced yesterday the establishment of two new visiting professorships – the Jones Day CALS Visiting Professorship on the Rule of Law in Asia, and the Jones Day Visiting Professorship on...
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11
November
2022
| 18:48 Asia/Singapore
8world Online, 10 November 2022The Straits Times, 11 November 2022, World, pA12Lianhe Zaobao, 11 November 2022, p10Tamil Murasu, 11 November 2022, p2Money 89.3FM, 11 November 2022One FM 91.3, 11 November 2022Kiss92FM, 11 November 2022...
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11
November
2022
| 14:22 Asia/Singapore
A new S$15 million research project that will support the establishment and monitoring of high-quality nature-based carbon projects across Southeast Asia was launched today at the United Nations 27th Conference of the Parties (COP27), the annual clim...
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11
November
2022
| 14:13 Asia/Singapore
A network of forest carbon monitoring plots will be established across Southeast Asia under a new S$15 million research programme, launched on 10 November at the United Nations climate change conference COP27 in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt.The five-year r...
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10
November
2022
| 08:54 Asia/Singapore
The Solar Energy Research Institute of Singapore (SERIS) at NUS has completed a one-year trial of a model which can forecast Singapore’s island-wide solar irradiance – the amount of light energy produced by the Sun – up to one hour ahead.Combining da...
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