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.
29 Dec 2020
HKUMed discovers a novel gene in causing the rare disease “heterotaxy syndrome”
18 Nov 2020
HKUMed discovered beta-amyloid deposition to be a novel disease mechanism for Biliary Atresia
09 Oct 2020
HKUMed reports a simple risk score to identify undiagnosed diabetes and announces the launch of the “HK CRISPS Health Risk Engines” Smartphone App
08 Oct 2020
HKUMed develops a novel therapeutic approach against Epstein-Barr virus-associated tumours by using exosomes derived from Vδ2-T cells