MBI Deputy Director becomes the first NUS-based EMBO Associate Member

MBI Deputy Director Professor GV Shivashankar has been elected as an Associate Member of EMBO (the European Molecular Biology Organization) making him the first scientist from NUS, and only the third Singapore-based Scientist, to be elected to the prestigious EMBO membership.

By |2019-12-03T14:52:47+08:00Jun 11th, 2019|Categories: News, Shivashankar Lab|Comments Off on MBI Deputy Director becomes the first NUS-based EMBO Associate Member

Mechanobiology Institute, National University of Singapore, has a new director

MBI welcomes Professor Li Rong, as MBI's new director. Professor Li joins us from Johns Hopkins University, where she has been a Bloomberg Distinguished Professor at the School of Medicine and the Whiting School of Engineering since 2015. Professor Li is also the director of the Center for Cell Dynamics at the School of Medicine’s Institute for Basic Biomedical Sciences.

By |2019-06-17T09:29:21+08:00May 24th, 2019|Categories: Featured Events, News|Comments Off on Mechanobiology Institute, National University of Singapore, has a new director

MBI welcomes students from Seoul National University

SNU students toured the MBI labs, familiarizing themselves with the methodology and applications of state-of-the art techniques like microfabrication, micropatterning, and superresolution microscopy through demonstrations conducted by MBI researchers.

By |2019-02-15T15:22:31+08:00Jan 21st, 2019|Categories: News, Outreach|Comments Off on MBI welcomes students from Seoul National University

MBI welcomes students from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China

On August 16th, a group of 13 students from the Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST), China visited the Mechanobiology Institute (MBI), National University of Singapore to learn more about scientific research in Singapore.

By |2017-08-25T17:05:16+08:00Aug 25th, 2017|Categories: News, Outreach|Comments Off on MBI welcomes students from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China

MBI hosts Physics Colloquium for Olympiad students

As part of the Physics Colloquium for Olympiad Students program, MBI hosted a group of high school students from different schools across Singapore to learn more about interdisciplinary sciences such as Mechanobiology and to get better insights into the application of physical principles in order to answer complex biological questions.

By |2017-06-28T10:47:03+08:00Jun 28th, 2017|Categories: News, Outreach|Comments Off on MBI hosts Physics Colloquium for Olympiad students

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About the Mechanobiology Institute, National University of Singapore

About MBIOne of four Research Centres of Excellence at NUS, MBI is working to identify, measure and describe how the forces for motility and morphogenesis are expressed at the molecular, cellular and tissue level.