RPg Studies at HKUMed

• How do cancer cells evade attacks from the immune system? • Can the use of modern feature extraction and artificial intelligence help advance imaging? • How can we use genetics, genomics and analysis of big data to understand disease genes and mechanisms? • Where do different types of stem cells come from and how can they be harnessed to treat human diseases? • Why do influenza epidemics occur every year? • How does our immune system react to pathogens? • Why are some people more prone to develop cancers? You can help us solve research questions and address healthcare concerns WHY HKUMed? 52 Top 1% researchers 297 Highly cited papers according to Clarivate Analytics 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 0 100 200 300 400 500 600 Awarded Amount (HK$m) Year 245.84 318.83 293.24 378.23 538.66 External Grants LKS Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong (HKUMed) is the longest established institution of higher education in Hong Kong. For more than 130 years, the Faculty has always been at the forefront of medical research and the development of new clinical services that benefit mankind. 28 worldwide Top 4 in Asia Top