News and Events

Opening of IHI-ICES Methanation Demonstration Site

May 10 2019

On 10 May 2019, ICES and Japanese heavy-industry manufacturer IHI Corporation jointly launched a reactor unit which converts carbon dioxide to methane which can be used to fire our cooking stoves or be used as fuel. 

ICES develops biodegradable polymer via living polymerisation

Apr 05 2019

Alexander Jackson and his team at ICES have synthesised star hyperbranched polymers which can both encapsulate drug molecules and then biodegrade into smaller components. This was achieved through the introduction of cyclic molecules known as ketene acetals. 

ICES' innovation partner Hyphens Pharma signs MOU with A*ccelerate

Mar 22 2019

A local innovation partner of ICES, Hyphens Pharma, has signed a five-year Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with A*STAR’s commercialisation arm A*ccelerate on 21 Mar 2019 which will strengthen the relationship between both entities. The MOU was signed at Hyphens Pharma’s opening ceremony of its corporate headquarters and integrated facility in Singapore.