Latest University of Hong Kong Stories

2013-12-01 23:04:41

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University and The University of Hong Kong have developed the HOPE-20 training programme for parents of two-year-old children.

2012-02-01 07:08:48

An age related disability, known as degenerative disc disease, was recently found to be linked to obesity. As a person ages their spinal discs begin to break down and will result in loss of fluids or tears in the outer layers of the discs, all together eventually causing the degenerative disease.

Women Who Smoke May Experience Earlier Menopause
2011-10-17 07:35:11

Experts warn that women who smoke can go through menopause about a year earlier than those who don’t, and also note that an earlier menopause may influence the risk of bone and heart disease.

2011-07-26 13:55:11

The Institute of Polymer Optoelectronic Materials & Devices, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, in close collaboration with the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The University of Hong Kong, has shown that the band gap and energy levels of conjugated polymers can be finely tuned using a two-dimensional-like donor-Ï€-acceptor (D-Ï€-A) molecular design, which is of important for polymer solar cell applications.

2011-06-22 16:16:24

Scarlet fever has revealed unusual high infect rate in HK this year. So far, 466 children were infected and 2 of them dead.

2010-06-01 05:39:57

Scientists from Hong Kong and Canada have identified a chemical compound that can halt the replication of both the H5N1 bird flu virus and the seasonal human flu virus.

2010-04-15 11:41:00

COLUMBIA, Md., April 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Celsion Corporation (Nasdaq: CLSN) today announced that Dr. Ronnie T.P.

2010-04-12 06:30:00

COLUMBIA, Md., April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Celsion Corporation (Nasdaq: CLSN) today announced that Dr. Ronnie T.P.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.