Croucher Foundation News

Getting to the heart of the matter

What if humans could grow new hearts?

22 July 2020

Converting CO2 directly from air to fuel

Dr Xu Lu's long-term goal is to reduce the amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere by converting it into a usable fuel.

15 July 2020

Uncovering the mechanism for neural progenitor competence regulation

A research team led by Professor Kin-ming Kwan has provided significant new insights for stem cell biology and regeneration of neuronal cells.

10 July 2020

Discovering the dormant lifestyle of Salmonella in intestinal cells

How the bacteria colonise and rapidly spread to neighbouring cells within our intestine and what genes influence or control this bacterial behaviour.

7 July 2020

The fight to stay one step ahead of cancer cells

Dr Gloria Lin is working to find new answers to a complex disease that affects many people all over the world and still eludes scientists: cancer.

2 July 2020

Croucher awardee receives Porter Medal 2020

Professor Vivian Yam has been awarded the Porter Medal 2020.

29 June 2020

Croucher Fellow receives Otto Hahn Medal and Award

Dr Chun So has been awarded the Otto Hahn Medal and Otto Hahn Award.

24 June 2020

How body and mind react to stress

Have you come across the situation where you scratch your head and bite your lips repeatedly during a tough interview?

19 June 2020