The CT LIM Group
To explore, innovate and translate mechanobio-inspired micro & nanotechnologies for biomedical applications
Best Poster Award
Congratulations to Su Bin for receiving the Best Poster Award (Gold) at the BIGHEART Symposium 2018.
Wang Gung Wu Medal & Prize 2018
Congratulations to Thuan Beng for receiving the Wang Gung Wu Medal & Prize for having the best PhD thesis in the natural sciences.
Yamaguchi Medal Award
Congratulations to Thuan Beng for receiving the Yamaguchi Medal 2018 during the World Congress of Biomechanics 2018 in Dublin, Ireland. View More
Innovation Entrepreneurship International Competition
Congratulations to Long Teng and team for winning the 2nd Runner-up and $2000 at the 2nd China (Shenzhen Luohu) Innovation Entrepreneurship International Competition.
Ray Wu Prize
Congratulations to Su Bin for being awarded the 2018 Ray Wu Prize for Excellence in Life Sciences. The Prize will be presented at the 9th Ray Wu Symposium to be held on 19 Oct to 21 Oct in Taikang Business School, Beijing. View More
Lee Kuan Yew Postdoctoral Fellowship
Congratulations to Thuan Beng for being awarded the highly competitive and prestigious Lee Kuan Yew Postdoctoral Fellowship for 2018. This Fellowship aims at promoting the development of outstanding, young academics in science, medicine and engineering.
Chua Toh Hua Memorial Gold Medal
Congratulations to Thuan Beng for being awarded the Chua Toh Hua Memorial Gold Medal for AY2017/2018. Donated in 1998 by Professor & Mrs Chua Nam Hai in memory of Professor Chua's late grandfather, Mr Chua Toh Hua, the medal is awarded to the Doctor of Philosophy graduate with the most outstanding research work done in Life Sciences.
Merit Award, BES Meeting
Congratulations to Longteng and team for winning the Merit award for an oustanding poster presentation in the postgraduate category during the BES 12th Sceintific Meeting. View More
Good for the sole: Foot ulcer sensor among projects showcased at innovation forum, The Straits Times
Foot ulcers are one of the problems diabetes can cause and local company Flexosense is working on a shoe insole that uses flexible pressure sensor technology which could help to cut the reulceration rate among patients. View More
NPG Asia Materials
Prof Lim appointed to the editorial board of NPG Asia Materials View More
Using big data to personalize cancer treatment, AsianScientist
Researchers have identified a panel of 29 extracellular matrix genes that can determine how different lung cancer patients respond to treatment. View More
$1.5m grant for novel, multidisciplinary work, NUS
An international team of scientists led by Professor Lim Chwee Teck, Principal Investigator (PI) at the NUS Mechanobiology Institute and NUS Biomedical Engineering, has been awarded the prestigious Human Frontiers Science Program (HFSP) Research Grant. The team will receive up to $1.58 million (US$1.2 million) in grants for their novel, multidisciplinary research investigating the collective migration of cells on curved surfaces such as those found on the skin or in the intestinal microvilli. View More
6 microfluidic researchers you should follow, technologynetworks.com
Prof. Lim Chwee Teck was listed as one of the 6 researchers whose contributions have helped drive the microfluidic field forward. View More
NUS scientists develop novel patient cancer cell culture test kit for personalised, precise cancer therapy
A team of scientists from the National University of Singapore (NUS) has developed a novel device that could help clinicians to diagnose cancer, monitor the disease state and customise drug therapies for each individual patient. Biotechin.Asia opengovasia connectedtoindia
Professor Lim Chwee Teck and team awarded the Human Frontier Science Program Research Grant
An international team of scientists, led by Prof Lim Chwee Teck from the National University of Singapore has been awarded the Human Frontiers Science Program (HFSP) Research Grant for their proposed research on using an interdisciplinary, combinatorial approach for studying the dynamics of collective cell migration on curved surfaces. They were among the 23 being awarded from a total of 770 letters of intent from around the world. 1 2
Congratulations to Shreyansh for winning the Poster Prize at the EMBO/ EMBL Symposium held in EMBL Heidelberg Germany. View More
μCENSE chip media coverage
Our group has created a new platform with the potential to extract tiny circulating biomarkers of disease from patient blood. This simple, fast and convenient technique could help realize liquid biopsy diagnostics. Details of the new technique, which utilizes standard laboratory equipment, are reported in Biomicrofluidics, from AIP Publishing. AIP Publishing EurekAlert! aichc.org populiarno.com FirstWord MedTech ScienceDaily
Best Poster Award
Congratulations to Su Bin for winning the Best Poster Award at the 10th Annual NGS Symposium.
Engineering the future of medicine, The Straits Times
From personalised medicine to AI and big data, biomedical tech will be invaluable in healthcare. View More
Clearbridge BioMedics' ClearCell® FX1 system achieves U.S. FDA listing, PR Newswire
Our startup, Clearbridge Biomedics, achieves FDA listing. View More
Beautiful Science, Straits Times
Our research images are featured in the Straits Times. View More