NUS Provost Prof Tan Eng Chye, represented NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine to sign the MOU with University of Paris Descartes on 27 March 2017.
A multi-disciplinary study led by NUS Medicine researchers has identified the need to address a possible gap in the global approach to dealing with infectious diseases such as SARS, the bird flu and H5N1 influenza.
The National Medical Research Council (NMRC) Awards recognise clinician scientists and researchers for their outstanding achievements and contributions. The 2017 awards were presented during the NMRC Research Symposium which took place on 7 – 8 March 2017.
Torched food has become increasingly popular, but experts warned it is potentially dangerous. These foods undergo chemical reactions at high temperatures which make them tasty, and overcooked crusts are known to contain cancer-causing chemicals.