Young Budding Scientists Visit CSI

CSI Singapore was host to fifteen students from the Dunman High School (DHS), who visited CSI as part of their elective week on 13 May, as well as seven students in the Science Scholars Program from Madrasah Al-Arabiah Al-Islamiah (MAI) Secondary School on 3 June as part of their school’s enrichment program. Students learned first-hand

Trefoil Factor 3 as a Novel Biomarker to Distinguish between Adenocarcinoma and Squamous Cell Carcinoma (Medicine (Baltimore), May 2015)

References Wang XN1, Wang SJ, Pandey V, Chen P, Li Q, Wu ZS, Wu Q, Lobie PE. Trefoil factor 3 as a novel biomarker to distinguish between adenocarcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma. Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 May;94(20):e860. PMID: 25997063. [PubMed] [Read by QxMD]

Desmond Chin Wins Bronze Oral Presentation Award at JSH International Symposium

Congratulations to Desmond Chin, PhD student from A/Prof. Motomi Osato’s group, for winning the Bronze Oral Presentation Award at the 6th JSH International Symposium 2015, an annual symposium organized by the Japanese Society of Hematology from 22-23 May 2015 in Karuizawa, Japan. The theme for this year’s symposium was “New Era of Bone Marrow Failure,

Frontiers in Cancer Science 2015


Cancer Immunotherapy Month

The month of June has been designated as Cancer Immunotherapy Month, in recognition of this new treatment option which has brought hope to many cancer patients.   Cancer immunotherapy uses the body’s immune system to eliminate cancer cells. Cancer cells often differ from normal body cells by expressing subtly-different molecules on their cell surface. These