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Prof. Christiani Jeyakumar Henry

Director, Clinical Nutrition Research Centre (CNRC), Singapore

Welcome to the Clinical Nutrition Research Centre (CNRC), Singapore. Although, located in Asia our research aims to have a global reach. Our centre’s mission is to use evidence-based science to make “Food the New Medicine”. With an extensive facilities for human nutrition research, including two whole body calorimeters, our centre is well equipped and has world class expertise to conduct short and long term studies in human nutrition. The unique feature of conducting research in Singapore is the presence of the three major Asian ethnic groups notably Chinese, Indian and Malay. Their unique phenotype provides new insights into how diets influence the etiology of chronic disease. Come and join us on our journey of discovery and collaboration to make a healthier world.

Clinical Nutrition Research Centre

Uniquely positioned to explore food choice, ingestion, metabolism and health


VIDEO - Singapore’s war on diabetes: Industry, academics and government 'need to line up like hunters'

By Gary Scattergood, 21-Mar-2017 With a staggering one million Singaporeans forecast to have type 2 diabetes by 2050 – that’ll be one-sixth of the population – this month’s Nutrition Asia video assesses what is arguably So...

Bioinformatics Institute’s Scientific Conference & Annual Dinner

Prof. Jeyakumar Henry - Added Dimension Speaker Topic: Is Diet the New Medicine? Date: 10 March 2017 Time: 6.45pm Venue: Sea Scent @ Keppel Club


Clinical Nutrition Research Centre

Centre for Translational Medicine
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Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine,
Singapore 117599


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