Nearly a year after losing an estimated $4.5 million to plankton bloom off Pasir and Pulau Ubin, some fish farmers in Singapore have banded together to set up a cooperative. On their minds: A renaissance for local fisheries, of which consumers could be a part.
The event on Nov 12 and 13 will showcase outstanding research through a competition – with 33 scientific abstracts being shared at the contest.
Four were presented at a preview yesterday. They included findings in the areas of gastritis, schizophrenia and breast cancer. The importance of technology in enhancing patient care was also highlighted.