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NUS Staff Receive NUSMed Awards 2018

Prof Daniel Tenen – Researcher of the Year Dr EdwardChow – Young Researcher of the Year Congratulations to Prof Daniel Tenen and Dr Edward Chow, who were awarded for their research achievements at the NUSMed Awards 2018. The NUSMed Awards recognises and celebrates the success of outstanding commitment and contribution to research, teaching and mentorship.

CSI Research Scientist Receives Travel Award at International Society for Stem Cell Research Annual Meeting 2018

Congratulations to Dr Junichi Matsuo, Research Scientist from Prof Yoshiaki Ito’s group! Dr Matsuo’s abstract titled ‘RUNX1 Enhancer Element eR1 Marks Tissue Stem Cells in Mouse’, was selected from out of 1,400 abstracts as a winner of a travel award for the Annual Meeting of the International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR). The travel

CSI Research Fellow Wins Best Poster Award at FASEB Conference!

Congratulations to Dr Ng Li Mei, Research Fellow from Teh Bin Tean’s group! Li Mei clinched the Best Poster Award after presenting her research work at the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) 4th International Conference on Retinoids. This conference was held from 10-15 June 2018 in Colorado, USA. This conference is the

Student Receives Award at the Biomedical Engineering Society (BES) 12th Scientific Meeting

Congratulations to Benjamin Paik, attachment student from Dr Alan Prem Kumar’s group, who received the Gold Award for Best Podium Presentation at the Biomedical Engineering Society (BES) 12th Scientific Meeting held on 19 May 2018, National University of Singapore. The BES 2018 is an annual symposium organized to provide a platform for students from junior

CSI Student Receives Gold Award at the Singapore Science and Engineering Fair (SSEF) 2018 Ceremony

Our warmest congratulations to Benjamin Paik, attachment student from Dr Alan Prem Kumar’s group who clinched the Gold Award at the Singapore Science and Engineering Fair (SSEF) 2018, held from 7-8 March 2018. He received the award at the joint A*STAR Talent Search and Singapore Science and Engineering Fair Award Ceremony held on 26 April at

CSI Singapore Conferred Two Awards at the Global Breast Cancer Conference 2018

Congratulations to Dr Alan Prem Kumar, CSI Principal Associate who clinched the Outstanding Oral Presentation Award at the recent Global Breast Cancer Conference (GBCC), hosted by the Korean Breast Cancer Society and supported by the Korean Breast Cancer Foundation, which was held on 5-7 April 2018 at Incheon, South Korea. Marked as one of the

CSI Graduate Students Win Awards for Excellent Oral Presentations at the New Zealand Breast Cancer Symposium!

Congratulations to CSI Graduate Students Eve Wang Chao and Shreya Kar who recently won awards at the New Zealand Breast Cancer Symposium (NZBCS)! Eve and Shreya, who are from Dr Alan Prem Kumar’s group, attended the NZBCS which was held from 12-14 November in Auckland. NZBCS-2017 is the New Zealand’s first breast cancer symposium with

CSI Deputy Director, Prof Chng Wee Joo, Appointed Provost’s Chair at NUSMed

CSI extends our heartiest congratulations to our Deputy Director, Prof Chng Wee Joo, who has been appointed Provost’s Chair at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, NUS! Prof Chng, who is also Director of the National University Cancer Institute, Singapore (NCIS), has made significant contributions towards research on hematologic malignancies such as Multiple Myeloma

CSI Research Scientist Awarded the ASH Abstract Achievement Award!

Congratulations to Dr Xie Zhigang, Research Scientist from Prof Chng Wee Joo’s team, who recently received a travel award from the American Society of Hematology (ASH) to attend and present his research titled “MMSET I Acts As an Oncoprotein and Regulates GLO1 Expression in T(4;14) Multiple Myeloma Cells” at the 59th ASH Annual Meeting and

CSI Singapore Won Three Awards at the Scientific Frontiers in Natural Product Based Drugs 2017

Congratulations to our CSI Research Assistants, Ms Madhu Mathi Kanchi and Ms Eve Wang Chao, and PhD student, Ms Shreya Kar, from Dr Alan Prem Kumar’s group for winning awards at the International Conference on Scientific Frontiers in Natural Product Based Drugs (SFNPBD) 2017! This conference was co-organized by the Department of Pharmacology, Yong Loo