Professor FONG Wing Ping


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1987 Ph.D. Biochemistry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
1983 B.Sc. Biochemistry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong


  • Professor, School of Life Sciences
  • Head, Chung Chi College

Research Interests

  • Novel Photosensitizers for Photodynamic Therapy
  • Yeast Pathogenesis and Engineering

Representative Publications

Research Grants

  • 2018-2020, RGC Earmarked Grant, Immunogenic Cell Death in the Anti-tumor Photodynamic Action of BAM-SiPc, a Silicon(IV) Phthalocyanine Derivative, $1,034,382
  • 2007-2011, RGC Earmarked Grant, Crystal Structure and Biological Activities of Human Antiquitin: Mutation and Functional Analyses, $942,677
  • 2005-2008, RGC Earmarked Grant, Development of Novel Phthalocyanine-based Photosensitizers for Photodynamic Therapy: From Chemical Synthesis to in vitro and in vivo Anti-cancer Effects, $718,957
  • 2003-2006, RGC Earmarked Grant, Molecular and Functional Studies of Antiquitin from Fish, $1,153,000