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iGEM Competition Exalts UM Students in Different Aspects
The UM team has been devoting to the preparation for the 2020 International Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM) competition since April this year. The students are excited to meet over 240 iGEM teams worldwide to present their project and ... + More

iGEM Competition Exalts UM Students in Different Aspects

Applications for UM Campus Photography Competition are now open!
Dust off your cameras or pick up your smartphones to capture the beauty of our campus. The images you take may give audience a fresh perspective on UM campus and perhaps you will be the winner! UM is ... + More

Applications for UM Campus Photography Competition are now open!

FHS achieves major breakthrough in cancer drug resistance research
A team in the University of Macau’s (UM) Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS), led by FHS Dean Chuxia DENG, has discovered the connection between the ubiquitinated proteasome system and drug resistance. The team has found that the inhibition ... + More

FHS achieves major breakthrough in cancer drug resistance research

FHS’s new cancer treatment strategy effectively inhibits tumour growth and metastasis
Yunlu DAI, an assistant professor in the University of Macau (UM) Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS), and his research team, have successfully synthesised a polyphenol-based nanomedicine that can evoke highly efficacious cancer immunosurveillance while localising therapy on primary ... + More

FHS’s new cancer treatment strategy effectively inhibits tumour growth and metastasis

The UM students gird themselves for iGEM competition
A group of students from the University of Macau (UM) Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS) and Faculty of Science and Technology (FST) have been girding themselves for the International Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM) competition. Being supervised by FHS ... + More

The UM students gird themselves for iGEM competition

FHS researchers discover new drug targets for lung cancer treatment
Prof. Joong Sup SHIM and his research team in the University of Macau (UM) Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS) have discovered new drug targets for the treatment of small cell lung cancer (SCLC). The study has opened up ... + More

FHS researchers discover new drug targets for lung cancer treatment

Preventing Cancer Through Large‑scale Populational Genetic Testing
Prof. San Ming WANG’s research team in the Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS) recently completed a three-year study on cancer prevention in the Chinese population. This study determined the frequency of mutation-carrying and the number of carriers of ... + More

Preventing Cancer Through Large‑scale Populational Genetic Testing

FHS PhD students receive prizes at Macao Science and Technology Award 2020
The Macao SAR government presented the 2020 Macao Science and Technology Awards yesterday (7 October), and 30 students received the Technological R&D Award for Postgraduates. Shuai LI and Jingjing LI, PhD students of Faculty of Health and Sciences ... + More

FHS PhD students receive prizes at Macao Science and Technology Award 2020

FHS presents research achievements in the 7th Macau Industrial Products Show
FHS took part in the 7th Macau Industrial Products Show during 1 to 4 October at Macau Fisherman’s Wharf Convention and Exhibition Centre. Prof. Wenhua ZHENG presented his research work on “Study on the Therapeutic Effect of Artemisinin ... + More

FHS presents research achievements in the 7th Macau Industrial Products Show

The 6th “Health, I Care!” Quiz Competition enhances students’ health knowledge
The 6th “Health, I Care!” Quiz Competition, organized by the Student Association of Faculty of Health Sciences (FHSSA), was held recently in a great success with nearly one hundred students of various faculties taking part. Twelve teams gave ... + More

The 6th “Health, I Care!” Quiz Competition enhances students’ health knowledge