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Climate change: universities can serve as cradles for low-carbon policies and practices

An article by Professor Rocky S. Tuan, Vice- Chancellor and President of CUHK on how universities can serve as cradles for low-carbon policies and practices.


Third mRNA Shot Offers Best Covid-19 Immunity, Study Says

Research by Professor Peter Pak Hang Cheung, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical Pathology, Faculty of Medicine suggests that a COVID-19 booster shot is key to protecting against infection among high-risk populations.

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Dream-enactment disorder rose up to fourfold during pandemic, study finds

Research by Professor Yaping Liu, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine reveals an increase in the prevalence of dream-enactment behaviour during the pandemic, particularly among those infected with COVID-19.


Mission: Ahead – Making Softer Robots

Research by Professor Li Zhang, Professor, Department of Mechanical and Automation Engineering develops a magnetic slime robot that can carry out tasks in areas of the human body, providing ideal solutions for minimally invasive surgery and drug delivery.

Hong Kong holds first clinical trial of novel oral treatment for COVID-19

A collaboration between CUHK Clinical Trial Centre and CUHK Medical Centre holds Hong Kong’s first clinical trial of a novel oral treatment for COVID-19, aiming to understand its effectiveness in preventing patients’ conditions from progressing to severe.

Korea puts focus on AI-powered analytic tool for lung cancer immunotherapy

Joint research by Professor Tony Shu Kam Mok, Chairman, Department of Clinical Oncology develops an AI-powered analytic tool to predict the effectiveness of a complementary biomarker for immune checkpoint inhibition in non-small-cell lung cancer.