The Institute of Bioengineering and Bioimaging (IBB) is located in Singapore's research and development hub for biomedical sciences, at the heart of Biopolis. The institute is located at Helios and Nanos and is staffed by imaging experts, bioengineers, chemists, physicists, biologists and clinicians. IBB integrates the capabilities and technologies built up by the Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (IBN) and Singapore Bioimaging Consortium (SBIC), which were established in 2003 and 2004 respectively. IBB's work includes the following scientific breakthroughs and innovations:
To be a world-leading Bioengineering and Bioimaging Institute focused on the translation of technologies for the benefit of human and society.
The Institute of Bioengineering & Bioimaging strives to develop new technologies and engineering solutions addressing health, medical and sustainability challenges and to promote the advancement of disease prevention, diagnosis and therapy. With our comprehensive research capabilities at the interface of physical sciences, engineering and bioimaging, the institute brings together multi-disciplinary teams of leading scientists and engineers to tackle national and international health and technological priorities through partnership with both clinical and industry communities.
Novel Green Chemical Process Converts Adipic Acid Directly from Sugar
Nano Today’s 3rd Conference to Take Place December 9-11, 2013 in Singapore
Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology Researchers Develop Simple Method to Organize Cells in Hydrogel Fibers
Microfibers Improve Virus-Based Gene Therapy
Miniaturized Biochip Helps Develop High-Efficient Cancer Drugs
Bacteria Destroying Nanoparticle Developed by IBN and IBM Named as a Top 10 World Changing Idea
Nanotechnology Researchers Turn Embryonic Stem Cells into Heart cells
IBN Promises Safer Stem Cell Therapy for Cancer Patients
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