NZ, Singapore invest $2m in cancer research

New Zealand and Singapore have teamed up in the battle against cancer.

The Health Research Council of New Zealand (HRC) and the Singapore Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) today announced a joint initiative to fund cancer research.

More than $2 million will be allocated to public research organisations, including universities and research institutes, in both countries.

In New Zealand, the initiative was also open to Crown Research Institutes, research associations and private companies

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