Our Mission

BIGHEART (Biomedical Institute for Global Health Research and Technology) is a new institute within the National University of Singapore (NUS) with an aim to transform research and education and shape the future of healthcare by the creative convergence of science, engineering, medicine and the arts for humanity.

We conduct collaborative interdisciplinary research to address the technical barriers preventing distributed healthcare solutions in developed and developing countries.

  • Research and education in:

    1. Quantum biology
    2. Quantum biophotonics
    3. Pathogenesis in silicone
    4. Innovative molecular diagnostics
    5. Integrative precision medicine
    6. Smart therapeutics
    7. Proactive personalized medicine.
  • Establishing a deep and systematic understanding of physiological conditions, environmental constraints, and subsequent roles for novel and highly integrated biotechnology (BT), nanotechnology (NT), and information technology (IT) in a range of global health settings.