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HKBU Chinese medicine scholars develop new generation of tumour-specific aptamer-drug conjugate to treat cancer
14-December-2017

The toxic nature of chemotherapy poses a great challenge to clinical treatment of cancer. A team of scholars from the School of Chinese Medicine (SCM) of Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) devoted their efforts to the development of a new generation of smart anti-cancer drug molecules.

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Contact: Hong Kong Baptist University Institution: Hong Kong Baptist University
 
Getting functional proteins from A to B
13-December-2017

A milk protein contained in gastro-resistant microcapsules could be used to give foods cancer-fighting, immune-boosting properties.

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
 
PolyU reveals high prevalence of bacteria that carry the colistin resistance gene mcr-1 in human, food and environmental samples
8-December-2017

Researchers at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University have recently found that bacteria that carry the colistin resistance gene mcr-1 commonly exist in human and various types of food and environmental samples collected from Hong Kong and the Chinese mainland.

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Contact: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Institution: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
 
A risk factor for drug-induced skin disease identified
6-December-2017

Researchers have identified a type of human leukocyte antigen (HLA) that is associated with the skin disease bullous pemphigoid (BP) in diabetic patients administered with DPP-4 inhibitory drugs.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Diagnosing the impacts of health policy
20-November-2017

Study design allows more rigorous evaluation of complex healthcare interventions.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
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