A new use for anti-fungal medicines
10 May 2018
Professor Yu's new research suggested that a common fungicidal drug, terbinafine, can be used to prevent and treat liver disease.
New system developed to determine which road level they have just entered.
Novel method to derive water quality criteria of metals
24 April 2018
Site-specific criteria in assessing water quality have been developed by Professor Leung.
Professor Siu uses human induced pluripotent stem cells for therapeutic drug testing.
Research team led by Professor Nancy Ip has identified Alzheimer’s disease genetic factors.
MERS crisis: first comprehensive study in Africa
7 March 2018
An international research team conducted the first study of MERS in Africa.
Dr Yukkee Cheung, biomedical engineer
5 March 2018
Wearable devices and health apps have transformed medical care and treatment.
Macromolecular machines for highly targeted cancer drug delivery
15 February 2018
Dr Cham-fai Leung has developed highly targeted drug carrier for cancer therapy.
Iron Man: critical role of CBS in iron homeostasis
13 February 2018
New research unlocked the mechanism of maintaining body iron homeostasis.
Antimicrobial resistance: use of bismuth-based compounds
8 February 2018
Prof Sun's new research could potentially put a stop to the deadly CRE superbugs.
Scientists collaborate to design affordable OLED material.
Flu vaccines: Are they really effective?
30 November 2017
New research could improve the effectiveness of flu vaccines and therapies.
Tomatoes with enhanced antioxidant properties
18 November 2017
Researchers have used genetic modification to add nutritional value.
Overcoming resistance to antibiotics
12 October 2017
Microbiologists have discovered a chemical compound that could treat a deadly superbug without using antibiotics.
Virtual human: robots can now understand natural languages
20 September 2017
Software system developed to make robots better at following spoken instructions.
New blood test to detect hard-to-spot type of cancer
11 August 2017
New blood test developed by Professor Dennis Lo could help save cancer patients.
Researchers from universities in the Greater China and Asia-Pacific region put forward their valuable insights as the UN looks to move ahead on a global strategy for disaster risk reduction.
X-domain: understanding the mechanism of viral infection
20 April 2017
Researchers have identified how chikungunya virus infects healthy cells.
Calling all stations: antenna design
18 April 2017
Professor Luk shares his antenna research and how these technologies help to ease life.
Breakthrough in gastric cancer research
31 January 2015
A Hong Kong-based research team led by a Croucher award recipient has achieved a major breakthrough in gastric cancer research.