Searching for good fat’s origins14 Feb 2022
Researchers have identified a stem cell marker that influences fat cell development, unlocking exciting therapeutic opportunities for chronic diseases.
Figuring out one fever from another30 Jun 2021
A*STAR researchers identified immune markers that can distinguish between common febrile diseases in Saudi Arabia.
Striking with precision at liver cancer9 Apr 2021
A new biomarker in liver tumor may help doctors predict how patients respond to immunotherapy.
Placing cancer under lockdown31 Mar 2021
New insights into the tumor microenvironment may help researchers stop the growth and spread of cancer to other parts of the body.
Forecasting a (cytokine) storm29 Mar 2021
These novel immune signatures identify patients most at risk for developing severe COVID-19 symptoms.
Making a mark on stem cell therapy17 Feb 2021
A novel genomic biomarker may help to meet the demand for donor mesenchymal stem cells in regenerative medicine.
Sorting cells in the blink of an AI9 Apr 2020
A*STAR scientists can now classify immune cell populations with greater precision thanks to a machine-learning algorithm.
Where immune cell reinforcements come from18 Mar 2020
A*STAR scientists have identified a molecular marker for tracing the origins of immune cells that reside in tissues and organs.