The Cancer Science Institute of Singapore provides members with a number of centralized resources to support collaborative research. All members will receive:
- Access to CSI Core Facilities / Shared Resources* at a preferential rate. The Core Facilities and Support Technologies are :
- Fluorescence Activated Cell Sorting (FACS) Facility
- Leukemia Cell Bank
- Transgenic and Gene Targeting Facility
- Xenograft Cancer Models Facility
- Bioinformatics Core: Analysis, Interpretation and Integration
- Drug Analysis and Pharmacokinetics Core (DAPC)
- Computational Core Facility (CCF)
- Microscope Core Facility (MCF)
- Quantitative Proteomics Core (QPC)
For Associates, Principle Associates, Distinguished Associates:
- Members will also receive notification of all CSI seminars and workshops, so as to gain access to collaborative links and networking opportunities with other translational cancer researchers.
- Other valuable benefits available exclusively for Principal Associates:
- May apply for space at CSI labs* (*provided Principal Associates do not hold space at other departments);
- Access to Core Facilities and Shared Resources* at privileged rates (*access to Core Facilities and Shared Resources are subject to availability);
- Access to major Core Equipment (eg. Cell Sorting Instrument, Confocal Microscopes, Next Gen Sequencing (GAIIX, Miseq), High Throughput Real-time PCR, Laser Microdissector etc.);
- General consumables (eg. Media Preparation)
For Alumni Members:
- Invitations to meet with CSI-sponsored Distinguished Speakers, internationally-renowned Scientists.
- Invitations to attend selected CSI-sponsored seminars, workshops and symposiums.
- Access to collaborative links and networking opportunities with other translational cancer researchers.
- Opportunities for members to apply for program grants for collaborative research.
- Support the goals and objectives of the CSI program.
- Conduct and promote cancer research, particularly collaborative and/or interdisciplinary cancer research.
- Support clinical care, education, training or outreach in a cancer-related discipline.
- Actively participate in research program meetings, cancer Institute-sponsored seminars and symposia, and retreats.
- Principle Associates may participate and serve on CSI committees.
- Develop/ *encouraged to develop partnerships with other CSI members as measured by joint publications, joint grants, or joint research activities. (*for alumni members)
- Listing of CSI membership on curriculum vitae and biosketch.
- Acknowledgement of membership and Institute support on use of CSI facilities, shared resources, space, or assistance (when appropriate) in research publications, abstracts, posters, presentations, and new grant submissions.
- Submission of research progress, other support, publications and biosketch upon request.
- Principle Associates to support and participate in teaching assignments. May be required to teach Graduate students.
- Members who are awarded “Principle Associates” should house their external grants at CSI.