In Singapore, we have a unique opportunity to centralise clinical and scientific expertise to better understand the different genetic pools within the community. This will be a game changer as the future of cancer management lies in bringing together patient data, genomic variation and responses to therapeutic trials to develop novel therapeutic strategies to treat blood cancer.

Assoc Prof Charles Chuah
Director Director, Clinical Translational Research, Singapore General Hospital
Senior Consultant, Department of Haematology, Singapore General Hospital

Taking place every year on 28 May, World Blood Cancer Day is an international day to raise awareness of blood cancer. The awareness symbol - a red ampersand - conveys that you I are united in the fight against blood cancer.