哲學博士(生物醫藥)課程

課程簡介

生物醫學科學家填補了基礎科學與醫學之間的空隙,開展研究以了解人類疾病,努力尋求改善人類健康的方法。本哲學博士(生物醫藥)課程給予有興趣的學生一個機會在教授級別的學術人員指導下,從事獨立研究工作及撰寫研究論文。本課程旨在培育有志從事生物學與生物醫學科學研究的學生,成為生物醫學科學領域中傑出的科研人員。

研究方向

課程內容

入學年度 課程內容
由2016/2017 至2019/2020 學年
自2020/2021學年起

正常修讀期

4年

招生訊息

2021/2022學年招生詳情
Name of SupervisorResearch TopicsDetails
Prof. Chuxia DENG(1) Oncogenes and tumor suppressor genes
(2) Stem cells, cancer metastasis and drug development
Prof. Wei GE(1) Genetic analysis of growth and reproduction in the zebrafish model
(2) Impacts of environmental endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDCs) on reproduction and public health
(3) Zebrafish as a model for aging, human diseases and drug discover
Prof. Han-Ming SHEN(1) Autophagy: regulatory mechanisms and biological functions in cancer
(2) Mitophagy: novel regulatory mechanisms
(3) Cancer metabolism: targeting glucose metabolism in lung cancer
Prof. Guokai CHEN
(1) Metabolic regulation in stem cell maintenance and differentiation
(2) Novel mechanisms involved in cardiomyocyte differentiation and maturation
(3) Skin cell differentiation for regenerative medicine
(4) Endoderm differentiation for disease model
PhD-adm_GKC
Prof. Edwin CHEUNG(1) Mechanism of gene regulation in cancer
(2) Single cell analysis
Prof. Kathy Qian LUO(1) Circulating tumor cells and cancer metastasis
(2) Drug resistant and anti-cancer drug discovery
Prof. San Ming WANGCancer genetic, hereditery breast cancer, genomics, bioinformatics
Prof. Garry WONGBioinformatics and computational biology of aging related neurodegenerative diseases
Prof. Yutao XIANG(1) Psychiatric epidemiology
(2) Health services research in psychiatry
(3) Evidence-based medicine in psychiatry
(4) COVID-19 related studies in psychiatry
(5) Cognition and psychiatric disorders
Prof. Ren-He XUMesenchymal stem cells: the development, heterogeneity, and assimilationPhD-adm_RHX
Prof. Xiaohua Douglas ZHANG(1) Digital medical research and data analysis
(2) Data mining for biomedical research
(3) Development of analytic software for high-throughput biomedical data
PhD-adm_DZ
Prof. Wenhua ZHENGFoxo and neuronal differentiation or new drugs development like artemisinin and metformin
Prof. William Chong Hang CHAOStructure and function of epigenetic regulatorsPhD-adm_WC
Prof. Lijun DI(1) Remodeling of transcriptional program in cancer development by both endogenous and exogenous factors via regulating CtBP status
(2) Molecular mechanism of cancer metastasis
(3) Investigating the molecular mechanisms and identifying the potential therapeutic targets of obesity and related disease
Prof. Hang Fai (Henry) KWOK(1) Antibody / venom-based peptide targeted therapy for anti-cancer prototype drug discovery & development
(2) Biomarkers identification and validation based on the hallmarks of cancer
Prof. Gang LI(1) Epigenetic mechanisms of tumorigenesis
(2) Signal transduction pathways in epigenetics
PhD-adm_GL
Prof. Tzu-Ming LIU(1) In vivo microscopy and spectroscopy of tumor microenvironment
(2) Develop serum fluoroscope for the diagnosis of organ function
Prof. Terence C.W. POON(1) Proteomics/protein/biomarker-based research in precision medicine
(2) Bioinformatics-based research in precision medicine
Prof. Joong Sup SHIMExploiting synthetic lethality for cancer target discovery
Prof. Kin Yip TAM(1) Development of small molecule inhibitors targeting cancer metabolism or Alzheimer’s disease
(2) Combined use of metabolic inhibitors in lung cancer models
(3) Chemical optimizations of small molecule inhibitors
Prof. Chris Koon Ho WONGTranscription regulation of fungal metabolism and infection.
Prof. Ruiyu XIE(1) Epigenetic regulation underlying cell fate determination
(2) Molecular switches in endodermal lineage specification
(3) Molecular mechanisms regulating proliferation and differentiation in the pancreas
Prof. Xiaoling XUBRCA1 associated breast cancer and cancer metastasis
Prof. Zhen YUAN(1) Neuroscience and neuroimaging
(2) Biomedical optics
(3) Optical molecular imaging and cancer nanomedicine
Prof. Xuanjun ZHANG(1) Fluorescent and photoacoustic probes for bioimaging/sensing
(2) Nanoreactors for biomedical applications
Prof. Wa Kam CHANG(1) How cells polarize during cell migration, with a focus on the cytoskeleton and nuclear envelope proteins
(2) How aging affects cell polarization and how cell polarization contributes to aging defects
(3) Characterize candidate aging factors and decipher their modes of action
Prof. Yunlu DAI(1) Cancer nanomedicine
(2) Molecular imaging
(3) Drug delivery
Prof. Leo Tsz On LEE(1) Small RNA-dendrimer in modulating the receptors in renin-angiotensin system to suppress cancer development and metastasis
(2) Proteomic and metabolic analyses of EPAC signaling in ovarian cancer
Prof. Ningyi SHAOCardiomyocytes differentiation across species
Prof. Vivien Ya-Fan WANGMechanism of gene regulation by NFkappaB and co-factors
Prof. Hongjie ZHANG(1) System-intrinsic sphingolipid homeostatic network regulation
(2) Molecular mechanisms of tubular organ morphogenesis
Prof. Qi ZHAO(1) Nanomedicine and target drug delivery
(2) Directed evolution of synthetic proteins and molecules
(3) Neutralizing antibodies against infections
Prof. Jun ZHENG(1) Type VI secretion system in pathogenic bacteria
(2) Development next generation antibiotics
(3) Bacterial persistence

聯絡

學業指導老師 鄧初夏教授, 研究生課程委員會主席電郵: cxdeng@um.edu.mo

陳國凱教授, 副院長(教學)

電郵: guokaichen@um.edu.mo

行政支援(招生事務) 林小姐電郵: saohalam@um.edu.mo
行政支援(課程事務) 陳小姐電郵: angelacichan@um.edu.mo