Rapid Visual Detection of Pathogen Nucleic Acids

November 27, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

NUS test kit enVision
 A*STAR scientists in Singapore have developed a pathogen DNA system that has visible detection—a system called “enVision” [MORE]

3-D Printed Pigmented Human Skin

March 27, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D Printing Skin Pigmentation
Bioengineers in Singapore have used 3-D printing, in a two-step process, to create living, artificial human skin [MORE]

Adhesive Sensor Detects Leaking IV Drips

June 6, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Wearable Sensor for IV Leakage
For elders, inserting a needle and cannula into a vein to deliver a liquid medication can [MORE]

Growing a Midbrain Organoid

October 4, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

A Midbrain Organoid
The 18th century French neuroanatomist, Felix Vicq-d’Azyr ought to be remembered more often than he is, as he [MORE]

Silicon Photonics and Optical MEMS

May 17, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Silicon Photonics
Engineers at Singapore’s Agency for Science, Technology and Research (“A*STAR) are working on environmental microsensors that rely on photonics [MORE]