The LKS Faculty of Medicine is at the frontier of medical research, driven by a strong commitment to improving global human health through the pursuit of discovery and advancement in medicine.
We have established ten Strategic Research Areas, which open new domains of discovery and promote cross-disciplinary investigation and collaboration regionally and internationally.
This research translates into tangible benefits for patients and the community, improving health for all.
09 Mar 2021
HKUMed identifies rarely documented pharmacogenetic variants commonly found among Hong Kong Chinese, highlighting the potential for personalised medicine
04 Mar 2021
HKUMed found that robust SARS-CoV-2 infection in nasal turbinate underlies incomplete protection by systemic antibody or vaccine
02 Mar 2021
HKUMed research team reveals a novel epigenetic mechanism in rRNA transcriptional regulation and raises new possibility of targeted therapy for cancer treatment
10 Feb 2021
HKUMed introduces Hong Kong’s first CAR-T cell therapy for blood cancer patients