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2021
12
April
2021
| 17:28 Asia/Singapore
The Precision Public Health Asia 2021 Conference (PPH Asia 2021) took place between 7 and 9 April 2021, and brought together academics, industry stakeholders, and policymakers to explore how genomics, big data, and artificial intelligence can benefit...
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09
April
2021
| 16:56 Asia/Singapore
Climate change and its potential threats have been a key area of research for NUS. To better assess the impact of climate change on Singapore’s coastal areas, a consortium led by NUS has been appointed by national water agency PUB to develop a model ...
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07
April
2021
| 22:41 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times Online, 7 April 2021...
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06
April
2021
| 13:52 Asia/Singapore
Will smart machines really replace human workers? NUS Business Centre on AI Technology for Humankind Founder and Director Prof David De Cremer and chess grandmaster Mr Garry Kasparov argue against this. They share that it is Augmented Intelligence – ...
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05
April
2021
| 10:22 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times Online, 5 April 2021...
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05
April
2021
| 08:41 Asia/Singapore
NUS has launched a new ‘Reimagine Research Initiative’ to provide seed funding for research in emerging areas, and to enable its researchers to capture opportunities in the post-COVID-19 era.The initiative provides up to S$20 million in seed funding ...
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03
April
2021
| 16:09 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 3 April 2021, Singapore, pB6Tamil Murasu, 3 April 2021, p2...
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02
April
2021
| 16:31 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 2 April 2021, Singapore, pB6...
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01
April
2021
| 15:00 Asia/Singapore
Earning a higher income makes people feel more contented, confident and have a greater sense of self-pride – this was a key finding that emerged from a recent study that was conducted by Associate Professor Eddie Tong and his team from NUS Arts and S...
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30
March
2021
| 11:26 Asia/Singapore
8world Online, 29 March 2021Capital 95.8FM, 29 March 2021Hao 96.3FM, 29 March 2021UFM100.3, 29 March 2021The Business Times, 30 March 2021, p13Lianhe Zaobao, 30 March 2021, p22...
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29
March
2021
| 10:38 Asia/Singapore
Lianhe Zaobao, 28 March 2021, p2The Straits Times, 29 March 2021, The Big Story, pA6The New Paper, 29 March 2021, p3...
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29
March
2021
| 10:07 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 29 March 2021, Life, pC2...
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29
March
2021
| 09:58 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 29 March 2021, Science, pB9...
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25
March
2021
| 12:42 Asia/Singapore
The NUS Central Library now features a new addition. Known as the BookBridge, it houses the library’s rare book collection that needs to be stored in a controlled environment.Designed as one of several central art pieces for the Central Library, the ...
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25
March
2021
| 11:30 Asia/Singapore
TODAY, 24 March 2021TODAY, 24 March 2021CNA, 24 March 2021 Suria News, 24 March 2021Vasantham News Online, 24 March 2021Money 89.3FM, 24 March 2021Capital 95.8FM, 24 March 2021Warna 94.2FM, 24 March 2021The Straits Times, 25 March 2021, Singapore, pB...
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23
March
2021
| 13:43 Asia/Singapore
The ability to put different pieces together to solve a problem comes naturally to Professor Thorsten Wohland, Director of the NUS Centre for BioImaging Sciences (CBIS), and Vice-Dean for Research and Space at the NUS Faculty of Science.Prof Wohland ...
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22
March
2021
| 15:15 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 22 March 2021, Science, pB8...
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18
March
2021
| 17:52 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 18 March 2021, Singapore, pB5...
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18
March
2021
| 10:00 Asia/Singapore
Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women worldwide and the second most common cancer overall. Although it can now be treated with drugs, many of these drugs mysteriously stop working after some time, causing a relapse.Now a team of researcher...
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17
March
2021
| 13:04 Asia/Singapore
Lianhe Zaobao, 17 March 2021, p6The Straits Times, 5 April 2021, Science, pB9Money 89.3FM, 5 April 2021...
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17
March
2021
| 12:50 Asia/Singapore
The National University of Singapore (NUS) and Johnson Controls, the global leader for smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, will embark on a joint collaboration on smart buildings research. Johnson Controls will commit about S$5 million into thi...
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17
March
2021
| 10:32 Asia/Singapore
CNA Online, 17 March 2021Suria News Online, 17 March 2021Vasantham Online, 17 March 2021Hao 96.3MF, 17 March 2021Lianhe Zaobao, 18 March 2021, p12...
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17
March
2021
| 10:02 Asia/Singapore
Healthy and cancer cells can look similar under a microscope. One way of differentiating them is by examining the level of acidity, or pH level, inside the cells.Tapping on this distinguishing characteristic, a research team from the National Univers...
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14
March
2021
| 10:00 Asia/Singapore
Somewhere in NUS, an atom of lutetium is having a disco party. It is excited by, and gyrating in sync with, lasers in a darkened room, to the somewhat musical hum of equipment cooling fans. The outermost electron of the atom jumps up and down energet...
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11
March
2021
| 14:05 Asia/Singapore
A team of researchers from NUS and National Parks Board (NParks) has discovered a new species of firefly from Nee Soon Swamp Forest, the last remaining freshwater swamp forest in Singapore. This is the first time since 1909 that a new species of lumi...
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10
March
2021
| 11:11 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 10 March 2021, The Big Story, pA6The New Paper, 10 March 2021, p2Tamil Murasu, 10 March 2021, p2...
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10
March
2021
| 10:21 Asia/Singapore
“Every day, your choices make a difference. And when you come together collectively, it’s even more powerful.”Ms Melissa Low, Research Fellow from the Energy Studies Institute (ESI), wants to encourage active citizenry in environmental issues and bel...
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09
March
2021
| 15:49 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 9 March 2021, Singapore, pB2...
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08
March
2021
| 14:49 Asia/Singapore
By Prof Lim Chwee Teck, NUS Society Professor and Director of the Institute for Health Innovation and Technology at NUSThe Straits Times, 8 March 2021, Science, pB9...
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06
March
2021
| 16:06 Asia/Singapore
Berita Harian, 6 March 2021, p3...
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