About A*STAR Research

A*STAR Research is an online and print publication highlighting some of the best research and technological developments at the research institutes of Singapore’s Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR). Established in 2002, with a vision of becoming a global leader in science, technology and open innovation, A*STAR has thrived as a global research organization with a principal mission of advancing science and developing innovative technology to further economic growth and improve lives. A*STAR currently oversees 18 biomedical, physical sciences and engineering research entities located primarily in Biopolis and Fusionopolis, and supports a number of centers and collaborations with universities, hospital research centers, and other local and international partners. The various A*STAR institutes are involved in research in a wide range of scientific fields, coordinated and funded by Singapore’s Biomedical Research Council (BMRC) and Science and Engineering Research Council (SERC).

Biopolis

Biopolis at A*STAR, the biomedical hub of Asia.

Fusionopolis

Fusionopolis at A*STAR, a science and engineering research powerhouse.

A*STAR Research publishes regular research highlights, in-depth features and coverage of the latest innovations in science and engineering at A*STAR. Visit the A*STAR website for further information on A*STAR and its institutes.

Editor-in-Chief
David Lane
Editorial Board
Huck Hui Ng
Colin Stewart
Evan Newell
Keith Carpenter
Chandra Verma
David Wu
Boris Luk’yanchuk
Managing Editor
Adeline Sham
Administrative Assistant
Lay Hoon Tan