Features and Innovations

Biopolis: Ten years on

20 November 13

A decade after the opening of Biopolis, Singapore’s premier biomedical sciences research hub, A*STAR’s multifaceted activities are spurring discovery and innovation with a global reach

Research Highlights

Sensors: Sounding out flu viruses

27 May 15

A biosensor capable of sensitively detecting influenza viruses has potential for improving clinical diagnosis of Influenza A

Virology: Flu tracking

13 April 11

A computational algorithm for tracking influenza viral ancestry outperforms even human experts

Biosensors: A handy kit

13 April 11

A silicon-based microfluidic chip that distinguishes different viral strains shows potential for the quick on-site diagnosis of infectious diseases

Infectious disease: Desktop diagnosis

19 January 11

An innovative system for detecting and identifying the viruses responsible for infectious disease should facilitate decentralized screening of suspect cases