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NUS Pharmacy Team Develops Online “Calculator” to Predict Risk of Early Hospital Readmission

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A team of researchers from the National University of Singapore has developed a novel web-based tool that predicts a patient’s 15-day readmission risk.
27-Mar-2017 10:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

NUS Engineering Team Develops Novel Nanofibre Solution for Clean, Fresh Air

A research team from the National University of Singapore has successfully concocted a novel nanofibre solution that creates thin, see-through air filters that can remove up to 90 per cent of PM2.5 particles and achieve high air flow of 2.5 times...
20-Mar-2017 10:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

NUS Study: Daily Consumption of Tea Protects the Elderly From Cognitive Decline

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A study led by Assistant Professor Feng Lei from National University of Singapore’s Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine has found that regular consumption of tea lowers the risk of cognitive decline in the elderly, and this is especially so for APOE...
16-Mar-2017 4:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

NUS is Asia’s best for second year running in latest Times Higher Education Asia University Rankings

The National University of Singapore (NUS) has once again emerged as Asia’s top university in the latest Asia University Rankings 2017 published by the Times Higher Education (THE) magazine. This is the second consecutive year that the University...
15-Mar-2017 9:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

NUS Team Pioneers Two-Dimensional Polymer Breakthrough That Could Revolutionise Energy Storage

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A research team from the National University of Singapore has successfully pushed the frontier of polymer technology further by creating novel two-dimensional graphene-like polymer sheets.
13-Mar-2017 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

NUS Study: Safer to Ride in Yellow Taxis

A recent study led by researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) has found an explicit link between the colour of a taxi and its accident rate. An analysis of 36 months of detailed taxi, driver and accident data from two fleets of...
6-Mar-2017 11:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Illuminating the Contacts

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Using super-resolution microscopy, an international research team led by Assistant Professor Pakorn (Tony) Kanchanawong from the Mechanobiology Institute, Singapore (MBI) at the National University of Singapore (NUS) and the Department of Biomedical...
15-Feb-2017 7:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Letting Go

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Researchers from the Mechanobiology Institute, Singapore at the National University of Singapore have described how dying cells detach and are expelled from a tissue, and how tissue tension in the region surrounding a dying cell is remodelled.
1-Feb-2017 11:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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