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28 March 2017 Yen Kwo Yung Lecture in Life Sciences (2017)

28 March 2017 Berkeley Biosciences Study Abroad (BBSA) Programme 2017 /18

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26 January 2017 BRCAS-SLSCUHK Joint Symposium on Biodiversity & Genomics 2017

19 September 2016 University Student Sponsorship Programme in Wildlife Conservation 2016-2017

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09 September 2016 Sunney and Irene Chan Lecture in Chemical Biology 2016

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17 August 2016 Best Student Oral Presentation Awardee in the 8th ICMPE

Dr. Apple Chui is a PhD graduate in School of Life Sciences (SLS), and now she is a lecturer in SLS. She won the Professor John Gray Memorial Award for the Best Student Oral Presentation in the 8th International Conference on Marine Pollution and Ecotoxicology held on June 2016.   (Photo Attribution: George Chan, ICMPE )Conference website:

20 July 2016 A new study by Prof. Byung-Ho Kang published in the journal: Science

Prof. B.H. Kang has published his recent work on C. elegans mitochondria in Science. The research was supported by the Areas of Excellence Scheme of the Hong Kong Research Grants Council (AoE/M-05/12).” >> Article Link>> CUHK Press Releases

22 June 2016 Distinguished Lecture by Professor Randy W. Schekman, 2013 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine on "How Cells Package and Traffic Proteins for Export"

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06 June 2016 CUHK Inter-disciplinary Research Team Finds Novel Drug Candidate for Rare Neurological Diseases

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30 May 2016 Research Poster Exhibition 2016

Two SLS students won prizes in the Research Poster Exhibition on May 12, 2016, which was organized by the CUHK Library. Lo, Chun Yeung, Edwin, MBTE, PhD student - ChampionBut, Wing Chiu, Grace, FNSC, PhD student - 1st runner up>> Event details>> Photo album