The World Health Organization (WHO) declared on 11 May 2023 that the mpox outbreak is
NYU Langone Health achieves historic medical milestone with the world’s first whole-eye and partial face
Hepatitis, a severe liver disease, is devastating the lives of an estimated 354 million individuals. Under the banner “One Life, One Liver,” this year’s World Hepatitis Day emphasises the necessity of boosting viral hepatitis prevention, testing, and treatment efforts. World Hepatitis Day is remember today on 28 July 2023. Despite the presence of efficacious interventions to diagnose, treat and prevent chronic hepatitis B and C, a shocking 82% of hepatitis B patients and 75% of hepatitis C patients remain undiagnosed. With only 5% and 10% receiving treatment respectively, this silent disease is inflicting serious harm on millions of lives.
Exploring the Challenges of Asthma: Lack of Knowledge for the Right Treatment and Services for Asians. Learn about the new research centre TARIPH dedicated to developing tailored treatments from an Asian perspective. Discover asthma’s prevalence & causes, and hear an expert’s advice for managing this chronic condition.
A team from the NUS Centre for Cancer Research (N2CR) and the Department of Pathology at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore (NUS Medicine), has made a significant discovery in the understanding of breast cancer’s resistance to chemotherapy. The study, led by Research Assistant Professor Leong Sai Mun, spanned over a decade and examined a large cohort of breast cancer patients to understand the dynamics of cancer cell survival post-chemotherapy.