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Harvard student on a mission to save lives

Saturday, November 15, 2014 - 05:50
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ICING ON THE CAKE: Ms Yew and her teammates in Aldatu Biosciences, a Boston-based startup which recently clinched the Bertarelli Foundation grand prize of Harvard University’s 2014 Deans’ Health and Life Sciences Challenge

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SINGAPORE-BORN Yew Hann-Shuin graduated from Harvard University in 2010 with a bachelor's degree in molecular cell biology, pretty certain that she didn't want to do research for the rest of her life.

Pure research changed people's lives too slowly, in her opinion.