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CUHK Receives an International Cancer Care Team Award Nominated by Patients

2 Oct 2018

The Department of Clinical Oncology of the Faculty of Medicine at CUHK has recently been bestowed the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) Foundation Cancer Care Team Award, recognising its multidisciplinary team for providing outstanding care for lung cancer patients...

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Professor Dennis LO Being Named as World’s “Top Translational Researchers” for Two Consecutive Years

18 Sep 2018

Professor Dennis LO from the Faculty of Medicine at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) has been named the “Top 20 Translational Researchers of 2017” recently by the world-renowned scientific journal Nature Biotechnology, for his achievement in developing a robust non-invasive prenatal test following his discovery of fetal DNA in maternal plasma...

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CUHK Establishes Asia’s First Microbiota Transplantation and Research Centre Hope for New Strategies in Disease Prevention and Cure

9 Aug 2018

CUHK has established Asia’s first and Hong Kong’s only microbiota transplantation and research centre to unravel the role of the gut microbiota in human health, and to develop novel strategies for disease prevention and intervention...

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CUHK Study Sees Shorter Sleep Put Adolescents at Risk of Future Cardiovascular Diseases

19 Jul 2018

The research team measured the Carotid Intima-Media Thickness (CIMT) of 142 adolescents and recorded their mean sleep duration. Results showed that almost 40% of participating adolescents did not get at least 8 hours of sleep...

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CUHK-led Global Study Sees Improvement in Overall Survival in Patients with Advanced Lung Cancer

21 Jun 2018

A global study led by CUHK has revealed that a second generation targeted therapy shows a more than 7-month improvement in the overall survival of advanced non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients with epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) mutation, compared with conventional first-line treatment...

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