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Follow our featured scholars on their journey from fresh undergraduates to established scientists, engineers and researchers and discover how they achieved their visions, goals and dreams.

sarah luo

“With the support of the A*STAR scholarship, I have been able to channel my interest in the inner workings of the brain to making meaningful and novel discoveries benefitting human health,” said post-doctoral research fellow Dr Sarah Luo.

Dr Sarah Luo is a National Science Scholarship awardee who returned to Singapore after finishing her PhD to join the Singapore Bioimaging Consortium (SBIC), where she currently works in the division of neuroscience.

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Maple Ye- SC32021


EXPLORING NEW INNOVATIONS IN HEALTHCARE...“In recent years, the medtech ecosystem here has become quite vibrant. Research and development for product innovation is dominated by small and medium-sized enterprises. Also, larger medtech multinational companies tend to set up their business, regulatory and manufacturing functions in Singapore."
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Matthew Tay-SC1


SCIENCE WARRIOR SOLDIERS ON IN THE FIGHT AGAINST COVID-19. Growing up, Dr Tay always felt a strong calling to help others, especially the less fortunate. He decided to pursue scientific research as he believed the field would enable him to do work that could save or improve the quality of many lives.
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