Updated on 14 April 2014
"NUS Enterprise is delighted to be entering this collaboration with life sciences leader, Thermo Fisher Scientific. This is truly a bench-to-bedside collaboration, which will allow our NUS technologies and innovations to be translated into new health-related products, solutions and processes. This announcement is most relevant to this year's InnovFest theme, which is ‘Asian Innovations Going Global'," explained Dr Lily Chan, Chief Executive Officer NUS Enterprise.
"To confront the challenges that society is facing, there are increased needs for promoting R&D and knowledge sharing amongst the scientific experts," said Alan Sachs, Ph.D, Chief Scientific Officer, Life Sciences Solutions of Thermo Fisher Scientific. "This exciting academic and industry alliance with NUS will accelerate new findings from Singapore, increase innovation, and help to fulfill our company's mission."
"We are thrilled with this opportunity to collaborate with NUS, a stalwart scientific institution in Singapore, and further deepen our investment in and commitment to Singapore," said Mr. Joydeep Goswami, Asia Pacific and Japan President for the Life Sciences Solutions of Thermo Fisher Scientific. "We are confident that the combination of NUS capabilities and our technical platform expertise will pave the way to shape discoveries that contribute to making people's lives better."