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Businesses to promote study in Stem faculties

LATE last year, when the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) announced the results of the Programme for International Student Assessment (Pisa) 2012 test, Singapore students were ranked among the best in the world, ranking second in mathematics and third in science. For many parents with children going through the Singapore education system, the Pisa test results did not...

Biotech firm a leader in cell-encapsulation

TO the naked eye, the capsules produced by biotechnology firm Austrianova look like brightly coloured balls, each barely a millimeter in diameter. But each one of these capsules is in fact a pod capable of containing 10,000 living cells. Professor Walter Gunzburg, the chairman and chief technology officer of Austrianova, explained that the capsules are made of a special type of cotton, designed...

S'pore scientists make key discovery on healing process

SINGAPORE scientists have helped to shed more light on the way the human body heals itself. They have discovered a third, previously unknown biological process that comes into play when a person is wounded. The discovery could lead to more effective drugs and gels to heal cuts, burns and other injuries - especially in vulnerable people such as the elderly or diabetics, whose wounds typically take...

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ISRMAX Asia 2014

Thailand largest platform to address the growing needs and requirements of the global Sugar, Rice, Maize and Agriculture Industry. ISRMAX Asia 2014 focused approach on entire value chain from pre-harvest to post- harvest. It will be held on 29-31 August 2014 at Hall 5-6 IMPACT Exhibition and Convention Center, Bangkok, Thailand.


The No. 1 Medical and Healthcare exhibition in Southeast Asia with a focus on equipment and supplies for the hospital, diagnostic, pharmaceutical, medical and rehabilitation sectors. This established exhibition serves as a converging point for both regional and international industry experts.

Thailand Lab 2014

Thailand LAB 2014, Thailand’s 4th International Trade Exhibition and Conference on Laboratory, Scientific Equipment and Technology, steps into the largest trade show in analytical laboratory equipment and technology in ASEAN targeting trade buyers in South East Asia and CLMV in particular. The special themes include LIFE Sciences Asia, LAB Safety Asia, and LAB Chem Asia.

MEDICA Trade Fair

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MEDICA is the world's largest event for the medical sector. For more than 40 years it has been firmly established on every expert's calendar.

BioPharma Asia Convention 2015

The BioPharma Asia Convention is the leading industry platform for pharmas, biotechs, CMOs, CROs and investors to assemble and assess the latest trends, source for new partnerships as well shop for new solutions and technology. Taking place in Singapore, 23-26 March 2015
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