Life Sciences

The Timeline of Antibiotics

An antibiotic is a substance having the ability to inhibit or kill microorganisms, with a specific mode of action. They…

4 months ago

Top 10 Jobs for Biomedical Science Degree Graduates in SG

Singapore’s biomedical sciences industry is a growing industry. It is known as the leading location for companies in the biomedical…

4 months ago

Game Based Learning

We can define technology as the use of various tools to produce results [1].  Young learners use a computer for…

7 months ago

Biotechnology degrees, what you can do with them?

Biotechnology harks back to the early days of human civilisation, when people discovered the beneficial properties of fermentation, utilised in…

10 months ago

Bacterial Staining Techniques

I was involved in training a group of students from the Korea Bio Meister High School on bacterial staining techniques…

10 months ago

Hepatitis A

The liver is one of the most important organs in the human body and plays a vital role in metabolism,…

1 year ago

Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS): Symptoms and Treatments

Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) is a viral respiratory disease caused by SARS-CoV-1. First reports of the SARS outbreak began…

1 year ago

Pandemic – COVID-19: The Coronavirus Disease Uncovered

The Coronavirus is a pathogen that has a direct impact on the respiratory system. In the past, this type of…

1 year ago

Pigs as Models in Understanding Cardiovascular Diseases

Despite great advances in biomedical research technologies, the use of animals cannot be replaced by modern techniques and animal systems…

2 years ago

Were Dinosaurs Nurturing Parents?

Dinosaur, a word that means ‘Terrible Lizard’, last walked the Earth 65 million years ago. When speaking of dinosaurs, the…

2 years ago