Channel NewsAsia Singapore Tonight, Regional Liver Cancer Registry Interview
The interview with A/Prof Teoh and Prof Pierce Chow focused on liver cancer and SCRI’s collaboration with NCCS and IMS Health in establishing Asia’s first regional liver cancer registry. It positively highlighted the importance of the registry, and how Singapore is taking the lead in this major project. A/Prof Teoh also addressed how Singapore’s capabilities in logistics and expertise will help address the challenges of running the registry across many countries in Asia.
In addition to explaining the results of a liver cancer treatment cost-effective study, Prof Chow was also able to emphasise the need for a regional registry to provide more holistic data on liver cancer, and raised awareness on the causes of liver cancer.