Biomedical Science and Translational Medicine

NUS emphasises “bench-to-bedside” translational research to develop new drugs, diagnostics and devices for the prevention and treatment of diseases. This cluster serves as a key hub for medical and public health research and advances, with a focus on Asian populations.

Research Institutes and Centres

Asia-Pacific Regional Capacity Building for HTA (ARCH) Initiative
Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health

Cancer Science Institute, Singapore
Research Centre of Excellence

Centre for Additive Medicine (AM.NUS)
NUS Faculties of Engineering, Dentistry, Science, School of Design and Environment, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine.

Centre for Bioimaging Sciences
NUS Faculty of Science, Department of Biological Sciences

Centre for Cognitive Neuroscience
Duke-NUS Medical School

Centre for Computational Biology
Duke-NUS Medical School

Centre for Quantitative Medicine
Duke-NUS Medical School

Centre of Regulatory Excellence
Duke-NUS Medical School

Centre for Technology Development
Duke-NUS Medical School

Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research (CIDER)
Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health

Institute for Health Innovation and Technology (iHealthtech)
University-level Research Institute

Leadership Institute for Global Health Transformation (LIGHT) 
Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health

Life Sciences Institute
University-level Research Institute

Mechanobiology Institute, Singapore
Research Centre of Excellence

N.1 Institute for Health (N.1)
University-level Research Institute

NUS Synthetic Biology for Clinical and Technological Innovation (SynCTI) 
Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine

WIL@NUS Corp Lab
Corporate Laboratory

Recent research in Biomedical Science and Translational Medicine