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Cancer Research Month – May 2015

    The month of May is designated as Cancer Research Month, in recognition of high-quality, innovative cancer research. With global institutes taking more active and effective steps for the advancement of cancer research, we find out more about the work being done at CSI, and why it is important to know more about cancer

CSI Graduate Student Cai Wanpei Wins Best Poster Award at Science on the Swan Inaugural Conference

Congratulations to Cai Wanpei, a PhD student in Dr. Alan Prem Kumar’s group, for winning the Best Poster Award at the Science on the Swan Inaugural Conference 2015. The conference was held from 21 – 23 April in the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre, Perth, Western Australia. Science on the Swan showcases the very best

Competing Endogenous RNA Networks: Tying the Essential Knots for Cancer Biology and Therapeutics (J Hematol Oncol, Mar 2015)

Avencia Sanchez-Mejias A1 and Yvonne Tay1, 2 1Cancer Science Institute of Singapore, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117599, Singapore 2Department of Biochemistry, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117597, Singapore Abstract A recently discovered dimension of post-transcriptional gene regulation involves co-regulatory crosstalk between RNA transcripts, which compete for common pools of microRNA

Aberrant Nuclear Factor-kappa B Activity in Acute Myeloid Leukemia: from Molecular Pathogenesis to Therapeutic Target (Oncotarget, Mar 2015)

Jianbiao Zhou1, Ying Qing Ching1 and Wee-Joo Chng1,2,3 1 Cancer Science Institute of Singapore, National University of Singapore, 14 Medical Drive, Centre for Translational Medicine, Singapore, Republic of Singapore 2 Department of Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Republic of Singapore 3 Department of Hematology-Oncology, National University Cancer Institute of Singapore (NCIS), The