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Catalyst Awardee

A molecular prevention strategy for cancer-free ageing


Kanaga Sabapathy; Suresh Mathivanan
Competition Sponsor: Ministry of Health and National Research Foundation of Singapore
Awardee year: 2021 Ageing results in increased propensity for cancer development, due to the accumulation of mutations over the life-time. Not surprisingly, cancer incidence is on the rise globally. If left unchecked, the outlook is…







Catalyst Awardee

Gamified fitness for healthy living


Yeo Joo Chuan, PhD; Wee Seng Kwee, PT, PhD
Competition Sponsor: Ministry of Health and National Research Foundation of Singapore
Awardee year: 2021 Sedentary lifestyle is the major risk factor for non-communicable diseases. While member states of World Health Organization have agreed to a 10% relative reduction in the prevalence…



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