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2017 MAKNA Cancer Research Award winner Conlathan Ibau talked about developing a prostate cancer sensor that could replace the digital rectum examination.

The company revealed plans to launch their new Customer and Commercial Centre and expanded manufacturing plant.

The 14-hour surgery was performed on 26 March 2018 by a team of nine plastic surgeons and two urological surgeons.

About $60 million for research projects on virus-induced cancer, age-related macular disease and lung cancer.

People who use smartphones and interact on social media inevitably leave digital footprints, of which tech companies track as a proxy of their well-being. Could this be a new healthcare technology era, or another step towards unauthorized, pervasive surveillance?

This week, a second baby was born via uterus transplant, Singapore scientists are able to print human skin which matches natural pigment, and found higher survival outcomes in a type of heart failure.

Can ride-sharing services help to reduce missed medical appointments? Uber and Lyft certainly believe so. While these companies are beginning to flex their muscles in healthcare, critics are worried that patient privacy may be at risk.

Should patients take a ridesharing service or an ambulance to the emergency room? Or should a depressed person opt for a robot for psychiatric assessment? Medical technologies are here to stay, and to create unforeseen dilemmas in medical practice.

A decade has already passed since the launch of China’s “Thousand Talents Plan" – an ambitious project with mixed reviews of merits and frauds. Despite the controversies, the programme has put China on the international stage for biotechnology and healthcare innovation. But, will it continue to do so?

Non-adherence to medicines is a well-known, but poorly addressed issue. Instead of blaming patients for being forgetful, perhaps more attention should be paid to intentional non-adherence?

This week, Singaporean researchers unveil research on lung and colon cancers while, a neurobiologist develops a new way of identifying physical pain.