Medical Biotechnology

Medical Biotechnology or Biomedical Science: Which is the Profession for Me?

28 Aug 2017|Biomedical Science, Medical Biotechnology, Programmes|

What is the building block of life? How are dengue and Zika similar? Why is cancer so complicated? These questions were foreign to some of us thirty or maybe forty years back, but with ample amount of information being relayed in social media, these curious topics can be as close in piquing our thought process,

Andrew is Best Paper Presenter at Conference

16 Aug 2017|Articles, Medical Biotechnology, News Media, People, Programmes, Students|

IMU Medical Biotechnology student from Indonesia, Andrew Octavian Sasmita presented the findings of his research project at the International Conference of Healthcare and Life-Science Research in Bangkok, Thailand and won the Best Paper Presenter Award. His final year research project in Medical Biotechnology at International Medical University, focused on the mechanisms of a natural compound in ameliorating excessive neuroinflammation,

Best Paper Presenter at a Life Science Conference in Thailand

7 Aug 2017|Medical Biotechnology, People, Programmes, Students|

IMU Medical Biotechnology student from Indonesia, Andrew Octavian Sasmita relates his experience presenting at a Life Science Conference in Bangkok, Thailand and winning the Best Paper Presenter Award Having completed my final year research project in Medical Biotechnology at International Medical University, which focused on the mechanisms of a natural compound in ameliorating excessive neuroinflammation,

My Experience Studying Medical Biotechnology at IMU

26 May 2017|Articles, Medical Biotechnology, News Media, Programmes|

Three years of being a part of the Medical Biotechnology (MB) programme has truly been a great journey for the students of the MB 1/14 cohort. The programme itself sees many field visits to relevant industries within the field. One of the students in this cohort, Andrew Octavian Sasmita from Indonesia, He shared with us his experience of studying this programme. Find out more at

Utilising their Knowledge for the Good of the Community

17 Apr 2017|Medical Biotechnology, People, Programmes, Students|

13 January 2017 - IMU's Medical Biotechnology (MB) cohort of 1/14 (MB1/14) conducted a field visit to Sekolah Jenis Kebangsaan Cina (SJK(C)) Salak South as a part of one of their final semester modules ‘Applied Biotechniques in Biotechnology and Community Health’. This serves as a community service project that final year students of this programme conduct

IMU Medical Biotechnology Alumni Obtained Employment in Singapore

24 Oct 2016|Alumni, Medical Biotechnology, Medical Biotechnology, Programmes|

Low See Wee’s love for Biology has led to her interest in Biotechnology, a technology that is based on biology, which uses living organisms to make innovative products that improve our lives. It plays a role in developing new drugs, fighting diseases and industrial processes. She cultivated this interest by joining the IMU Medical Biotechnology

Final Year Students Participated in a Forum with Biotechnology Industry Experts

19 Oct 2016|Medical Biotechnology|

4 October 2016 - As one of its initiatives to prepare work-ready graduates as well as to bridge the gap between industry and academia, IMU final year Medical Biotechnology (MB) students were given the opportunity to participate and be involved in a discussion forum with biotechnology industry experts. This is an annual event embedded in

From IMU to Postgraduate Studies at Malaysian Universities

26 Aug 2015|Alumni, Medical Biotechnology, Medical Biotechnology, Programmes|

Students who have a passion for a particular subject will most likely continue their studies at postgraduate level. For those who are interested in medical biotechnology (MB), a strong interest in pursuing research would also be an asset. These are what two medical biotechnology alumni from the International Medical University (IMU) are doing. They are currently

IMU Medical Biotechnology Alumni Run Own Business

14 Jul 2015|Alumni, Medical Biotechnology, Medical Biotechnology, Programmes|

An International Medical University (IMU) medical biotechnology (MB) alumnus from Korea, Hwa-Rang Eum is currently doing his own business in Korea with plans to expand it. “IMU curriculum is very compact. There is no doubt students are learning first class techniques, detailed information and advanced skills regarding MB, and also  learn how to communicate in society,


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