MOH Advisory on COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease 2019)
In view of the developing COVID-19 situation, the Ministry of Health, Singapore (MOH) has put in place precautionary measures and updated its public health travel advisory. Professor Paul Tambyah from the Department of Medicine also advised on the protective steps one can take against the virus.
Shedding light on the causes of muscle loss in the elderly
As part of a new study by NUS and the Singapore Institute of Clinical Sciences (SICS), Associate Professor Stacey Tay and Adjunct Assistant Professor Neerja Karnani from NUS Medicine have identified the mechanisms involved in sarcopenia – an age-related loss of muscle mass and strength.