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UM students win awards in iGEM Competition for three consecutive years
An interdisciplinary team formed by 23 undergraduate students in the University of Macau (UM) Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS), Faculty of Business Administration (FBA), and Faculty of Arts and Humanities (FAH), recently won a silver medal in the ... + More

UM students win awards in iGEM Competition for three consecutive years

iGEM Competition Develops Students’ Comprehensive Abilities
The UM team had been devoting to the preparation for the 2021 International Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM) competition for almost a year to compete with 343 teams from 47 countries and regions in iGEM competition and finally won ... + More

iGEM Competition Develops Students’ Comprehensive Abilities

UM FHS makes breakthrough in precision medicine treatment for breast cancer
A research team in the University of Macau (UM) Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS), led by Chair Professor Chuxia DENG, recently made a breakthrough in the field of cancer precision medicine through its collaboration with Conde S Januário ... + More

UM FHS makes breakthrough in precision medicine treatment for breast cancer

FHS science talk brings local secondary students new perspectives of biomedical sciences
Assistant Professor Wakam CHANG of the Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS), the University of Macau (UM) delivered a science talk entitled “Cell Motility” to Form 4 and Form 5 students of Escola Choi Nong Chi Tai previously. At ... + More

FHS science talk brings local secondary students new perspectives of biomedical sciences

UM FHS develops new nanomedicine for efficient tumor growth and metastasis inhibition
A research team led by Professor Yunlu DAI in the Faculty of Health Science (FHS), University of Macau (UM), has successfully developed a Metal-Phenolic Network (MPN)-based nanomedicine, which combines cancer sonodynamic therapy (SDT) and metabolic therapy. This nanomedicine ... + More

UM FHS develops new nanomedicine for efficient tumor growth and metastasis inhibition

UM FHS researchers successfully develop novel nanomedicine to inhibit tumour growth
A research team led by Assistant Professor Dai Yunlu in the University of Macau (UM) Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS) has designed and synthesised a novel nonomedicine, which can evoke potent anti-tumour immunoresponse, inhibit tumour growth, and stimulate ... + More

UM FHS researchers successfully develop novel nanomedicine to inhibit tumour growth

The UM iGEM team visits the Economic and Technological Development Bureau for exchange on technological transfer
The team under the supervision of the University of Macau (UM) Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS) has been devoting to their research project for the 2021 International Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM) competition. Recently, the team representatives visited the ... + More

The UM iGEM team visits the Economic and Technological Development Bureau for exchange on technological transfer

UM FHS successfully develops combination targeted therapy with immunotherapy for Triple-Negative Breast Cancer (TNBC)
A team led by Chair Professor Chuxia DENG in the University of Macau (UM) Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS) has explored the role of mechanism of FGFR2 activation in tumor initiation and progression and the underlying causes of ... + More

UM FHS successfully develops combination targeted therapy with immunotherapy for Triple-Negative Breast Cancer (TNBC)

UM FHS study may help develop new anti-metastasis therapies
A research team led by Prof. Kathy Qian LUO in the University of Macau (UM) Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS) has found that tumour cells can express more desmosomal proteins of desmocollin-2 (DSC2) and plakophilin-1 (PKP1) to help ... + More

UM FHS study may help develop new anti-metastasis therapies

UM discovers that artemisinin derivatives play a key role in preventing cerebral ischemic injury
A research team in the University of Macau’s (UM) Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS), led by Professor Wenhua ZHENG, has made a new breakthrough in artemisinin’s neuroprotective action, bringing great news to patients suffering from neurological diseases, such ... + More

UM discovers that artemisinin derivatives play a key role in preventing cerebral ischemic injury