Croucher Foundation News

May 2019

Nanotech key for purer and safer drugs 30 May 2019

Physicists and chemists have developed a new method that could potentially produce pure, higher-quality medicinal drugs.

Deciphering protein “barcodes” 28 May 2019

Biophysicist Dr Joyce Fung is delving into the intricate structures of proteins within biological systems to uncover fresh knowledge about protein structures and dynamics that can assist understanding related to diseases such as cancer and neurodegenerative disorders.

Corn and soybeans grow better together 16 May 2019

Using intercropping to alleviate environmental and food supply issues.

New light on protein and hormone signalling in plant growth 14 May 2019

Researchers have discovered an important function of a plant protein.

CSA Summer Refresher 10 May 2019

Croucher Scholars Association held a non-alcoholic summer party at Flamingo Bloom in Central on 9 May.

Croucher mathematician elected European Academy fellow 8 May 2019

Professor Yang Tong has been elected a fellow of the European Academy of Sciences.

Exploring nature’s dots in theoretical physics 3 May 2019

Scientists are investigating the value of moiré patterns in two-dimensional structures.