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FHS organises field trip to increase secondary school students’ interest in scientific research
To promote science popularisation and increase Macao’s secondary school students’ interest in scientific research, the Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS) and the Macao Base for Primary & Secondary STEM Education’s Centre for Science and Engineering Promotion of the ... + More

FHS organises field trip to increase secondary school students’ interest in scientific research

UM scholars publish study on mental health status of Macao residents in later stage of epidemic
The University of Macau (UM) and Kiang Wu Nursing College of Macau (KWNC) today (5 February) held a press conference to announce the results of an earlier survey on the mental health status of Macao residents during the ... + More

UM scholars publish study on mental health status of Macao residents in later stage of epidemic

FHS and Stanford’s collaboration achieves breakthrough in lung cancer research
The University of Macau’s (UM) Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS), Stanford University, and MD Anderson Cancer Center have achieved a breakthrough in their collaborative lung cancer research. The research team has found that the gene NSD3 is involved ... + More

FHS and Stanford’s collaboration achieves breakthrough in lung cancer research

FHS achieves breakthroughs in antibody immunotherapy research
A research team in the University of Macau’s (UM) Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS), led by FHS Assistant Professor Zhao Qi, designed two novel immunotherapeutic antibody drugs targeting an immune checkpoint B7-H3. Two antibody drugs can be used ... + More

FHS achieves breakthroughs in antibody immunotherapy research

The activities of FHS at UM Open Day receive overwhelming response
The University of Macau (UM) held the Open Day on 17 January. The Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS) organized a series of diversified and interactive activities and received overwhelming response from local high school students and residents. During ... + More

The activities of FHS at UM Open Day receive overwhelming response

Here comes the fun! See you at UM FHS this Sunday!
The Open Day 2021 in Celebration of the 40th Anniversary of the University of Macau (UM) will be held  this Sunday 17 January 2021. The Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS) will hold various activities on that day, including ... + More

Here comes the fun! See you at UM FHS this Sunday!

UM receives central government’s approval to establish centre for cutting-edge research in precision oncology
The University of Macau (UM) has officially received approval from the central government to establish a centre for cutting-edge scientific research in precision oncology. It will be the first cutting-edge scientific research centre in Hong Kong and Macao, ... + More

UM receives central government’s approval to establish centre for cutting-edge research in precision oncology

FHS develops novel nanoprocessor for cancer treatment
Assistant Professor Yunlu DAI’s research team in the University of Macau’s (UM) Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS) has designed and synthesised an oxygen-enriched metal-phenolic X-ray nanoprocessor to enhance the therapeutic effects of anti-tumour radiotherapy. The nanoprocessor can improve ... + More

FHS develops novel nanoprocessor for cancer treatment

UM, KingMed Diagnostics establish joint laboratory to promote health services and science in Greater Bay Area
The University of Macau (UM) and Guangzhou KingMed Diagnostics Group Co, Ltd (KingMed Diagnostics) recently signed an agreement on establishing a joint laboratory of innovation with the aim of promoting industrial diversification in Macao and improving the overall ... + More

UM, KingMed Diagnostics establish joint laboratory to promote health services and science in Greater Bay Area

Artemisinin and Its Derivatives in the Treatment of Eye Cancer
Prof. Wenhua ZHENG in the Faculty of Health Sciences has studied artemisinin for many years. He has found that artemisinin and its derivatives play an important role in preventing and treating cancer growth and metastasis. The Chinese scientist ... + More

Artemisinin and Its Derivatives in the Treatment of Eye Cancer