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05
Feb 2018

BTI-SKKU Workshop on Healthcare and Biotechnology

Bioprocessing Technology Institute (BTI), A*STAR, Singapore and Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU), Republic of Korea jointly organizing the BTI-SKKU Workshop on Healthcare and Biotechnology on 5 and 6 February 2018 at Exploration Theatrette, Matrix Level 4 Biopolis. The workshop was to bring together scientists from both Singapore and Korea who are actively working in emerging platform technologies and their biomedical/biotechnology applications, in order to share and discuss state-of-the-art developments and their industrial applications. The workshop is also a platform for fostering collaborations between BTI and SKKU in the areas of Biomedical Technology and Industrial Biotechnology, and the associated platform technologies.

18
Aug 2017

one-north Festival 2017

The one-north Festival was jointly organized by the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) and the Jurong Town Corporation (JTC) to celebrate research, innovation, creativity and enterprise. Held at Biopolis this year, the Festival is supported by Science Centre Singapore and Mediacorp and many partners from within and beyond one-north. The Festival featured masterclasses, interactive demos, workshops, talks, tours and open houses where members of the public can sign up for tours or talks that they were interested in.

24
Jul 2017

BTI-Waters Technology Day "Innovations Applied in Omics & Translational Research"

Bioprocessing Technology Institute and Waters Corporation organized the BTI-Waters Technology Day "Innovations Applied in Omics & Translational Research" on 24 Jul 2017. The speakers were industry experts that shed light on the latest innovative technologies in Separations and Mass Spectrometry for applications in omics and translational research.

27
Feb 2017

BTI Symposium on “The Next Frontier of Glycobiologics” and Presentation of Center of Innovation Award

Bioprocessing Technology Institute (BTI) was awarded the Center of Innovation Award by Waters Corporation on 27 February 2017. BTI is one of the research institutes in A*STAR with expertise in glycobiolgics research. By being part of the Centers of Innovation Program, BTI can tap on Waters’ analytical technologies and expertise to further advance the development of glyco-related biopharmaceuticals for the industry.

 

11
Aug 2016

Mammalian Systems Biotechnology Workshop

Jointly organized by National University of Singapore and Bioprocessing Technology Institute, A*STAR, the workshop brought together globally eminent experts actively working in the Mammalian Systems Biotechnology field, in order to share and discuss state-of-the-art developments and their industrial applications. The workshop was used as a platform to identify the key opportunities and challenges in this field and strategies to effectively address them.

17
May 2016

Joint BTI-IMCB-SynCTI Workshop on “Advancing Biopharmaceuticals R&D and Manufacturing through Synthetic Biology”

Bioprocesssing Technology Institute, A*STAR (BTI), Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, A*STAR (IMCB) and NUS Synthetic Biology for Clinical and Technological Innovation (SynCTI) organised a Joint Workshop on Advancing Biopharmaceuticals R&D and Manufacturing through Synthetic Biology” on 17 May 2016. The BTI-IMCB-SynCTI Workshop brought together leading scientists from academia, and industry to discuss and identify critical issues and challenges related to synthetic biology approaches for biopharmaceuticals R&D and advanced manufacturing. This collaboration was a synergistic partnership between the two pioneer BMS research institutes of A*STAR with NUS SynCTI to innovate and advance cell factory-manufacturing and the development of biopharmaceuticals for the industry.