"This collaboration between A*STAR, IFOM, IEO, and SEMM allows for the four institutions to learn from each other to strengthen our biomedical research facilities and capabilities. We look forward to both broadening and deepening our scientific interactions to accelerate the discovery of new knowledge and its translational capabilities, to bring about benefits to cancer patients worldwide."
Lim Chuan Poh, Chairman A*STAR
The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) is the lead agency for fostering world-class scientific research and talent for a vibrant knowledge-based and innovation-driven Singapore. A*STAR oversees 14 biomedical sciences and physical sciences and engineering research institutes, and six consortia & centres. [web site A*Star]
"Science always progresses best when unexpected links arise". In this video, Sir David Lane, A*STAR Chief Scientist and Director of the p53Lab, describes the advantages and the synergies of the collaboration between IFOM and A*STAR.