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[CANCELLED]
29
December 2022
Thursday

A Comprehensive Proteomics Investigation to Decipher Brain Proteome Map and Mechanistic Studies on Brain Tumors

Dr Sanjeeva Srivastava, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India
10:00–11:30
Room 1B-G04, G/F, Block 1, To Yuen Building
19
December 2022
Monday

Lipidomics, Immunometabolism, and the Regulation of Neuro-inflammation during Neuro-degenerative Diseases

Prof. Eugene D. Ponomarev, Nazarbayev University, Republic of Kazakhstan
11:00–12:30
Room 1B-G04, G/F, Block 1, To Yuen Building
[CANCELLED]
29
December 2022
Thursday

A Comprehensive Proteomics Investigation to Decipher Brain Proteome Map and Mechanistic Studies on Brain Tumors

Dr Sanjeeva Srivastava, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India
10:00–11:30
Room 1B-G04, G/F, Block 1, To Yuen Building
19
December 2022
Monday

Lipidomics, Immunometabolism, and the Regulation of Neuro-inflammation during Neuro-degenerative Diseases

Prof. Eugene D. Ponomarev, Nazarbayev University, Republic of Kazakhstan
11:00–12:30
Room 1B-G04, G/F, Block 1, To Yuen Building
7
December 2022
Wednesday

Integrin Adhesion Site Dynamics During the Cell Cycle

Prof. Reinhard Fässler, Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Germany
11:00–12:30
Mr & Mrs David T F Chow Lecture Theatre (LT-4), Yellow Zone, 4/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
2
December 2022
Friday

Formative pluripotency and in vitro germ cell derivation for disease modeling

Dr Qiaolin Deng, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
16:00–17:00 16:30–17:30
Webinar
24
November 2022
Thursday

Unveiling the Hidden Action of the Natural Compound Andrographolide

Prof. Fred Wai Shiu Wong, City University of Hong Kong
09:15–10:45
Tin Ka Ping Lecture Theatre (LT-1), 4/F Red Zone, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building
[RESCHEDULED FROM 1 NOVEMBER 2022]
15
November 2022
Tuesday

Cell fate determination: from transcription factors to epigenetics

Dr Yimeng Yin, Tongji University, China
10:00–11:00
Webinar
[organised by the Jockey Club College of Veterinary Medicine and Life Sciences (JCC)]
5
October 2022
Wednesday

HIV, aging and non-communicable diseases

Dr Yingying Ding, Fudan University, China
12:00–13:00
Webinar
[organised by the Jockey Club College of Veterinary Medicine and Life Sciences (JCC)]
5
May 2022
Thursday

Mechanisms of arrhythmogenesis in Brugada Syndrome: Insights from human pluripotent stem cell-derived cardiomyocyte models

Dr Gary Tse, University of Kent, UK
16:00–17:30
Webinar
14
April 2022
Thursday

Fungal spores prepare for the future according to the sporulation environment before entering into dormancy

Dr Chris Koon Ho Wong, University of Macau, Macau
11:00–12:30
Webinar
29
March 2022
Tuesday

Untargeted metabolomics identifies succinate as a biomarker and therapeutic target in aortic aneurysm and dissection

Prof. Lemin Zheng, Peking University, China
14:30–15:30
Webinar (organised by JCC)
6
January 2022
Thursday

Rationally designing antibody drug conjugates for targeted treatment of pancreatic cancer

Dr Peng Guo, Institute of Basic Medicine and Cancer, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
10:30–12:00
Webinar
4
January 2022
Tuesday

Tackling membrane protein structure and function using solution NMR method

Dr Bill Qingshan Fu, Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
10:30–12:00
Webinar
15
December 2021
Wednesday

Dynamic adipose remodeling and metabolic improvement by intermittent fasting

Dr Hoon-Ki Sung, University of Toronto, Canada
10:00–11:00
Webinar
24
November 2021
Wednesday

HKIAS Rising Star Lecture – Life Sciences

Development of Nanophotosensitizing Systems for Targeted Photodynamic Therapy
Dr Gigi Lo, City University of Hong Kong
Dissecting Protein Interactome in Health and Diseases
Dr Liang Zhang, City University of Hong Kong
RNA Transport in Neuron and Why It Matters
Dr Kwok On Lai, City University of Hong Kong
15:00–16:30
Online Lecture
3
November 2021
Wednesday

Dissecting Molecular Mechanisms of Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration

Dr Xiaolai Zhou, Sun Yat-sen University, China
12:00
Webinar
7
October 2021
Thursday

Development of tailor-made nanomedicines and study on their in-vivo biofate

Prof. Ying Zheng, University of Macau, Macau
12:00
Webinar
10
July 2021
Saturday

Cabozantinib overcomes ABCG2-mediated drug resistance in cancer

Prof. Zhe-Sheng (Jason) Chen, St. John’s University, USA
21:30 09:30
Webinar
21
June 2021
Monday

Cancer Immumotherapy

Dr Honglin Jin, Huazhong Agricultural University, China
11:00
Webinar
30
April 2021
Friday

The accuracy and efficiency of primary microRNA processing by human Microprocessor

Dr Tuan Anh Nguyen, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
11:00
Webinar
17
February 2021
Wednesday

Molecular mechanisms of cancer susceptibility

Dr Jiyeon Choi, National Cancer Institute, USA
10:00
Webinar
21
January 2021
Thursday

The comparison study of lung cancer genomics between Chinese and European populations

Prof. Hongbing Shen, Nanjing Medical University, China
11:00
Webinar
22
January 2020
Wednesday

Proteogenomics of Spinal Muscular Atrophy

Prof. Judith Steen, Harvard University, USA
11:00
TYB-1B-G04
25
September 2019
Wednesday

Hong Kong RNA Club Seminar:
New Bio-imaging Approaches Based on G-quadruplex Fluorescent Complex

Prof. Zhou Nie, Hunan University, China
17:00
YEUNG-Y5-204
18
September 2019
Wednesday

Increasing Coding Complexity of Human Genome at RNA Level

Dr Zefeng Wang , CAS-MPG Partner Institute for Computational Biology (PICB), China
11:00
TYB-2-G02
30
August 2019
Friday

Immune genes are primed for robust transcription by proximal lncRNAs located in nuclear compartments

Prof. Musa Mhlanga , University of Cape Town, South Africa
10:30
TYB-1B-G04
[CANCELLED]
30
August 2019
Friday

Hong Kong RNA Club Seminar:
Target the virus replication process for specific antivirals against Dengue and Zika viruses

Prof. Dahai Luo, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
10:00
TYB-1B-G04
02
August 2019
Friday

Multisource and Functional Diversity of Immunoglobulin

Prof. Xiaoyan Qiu , Peking University School of Basic Medical Science, China
11:00
YEUNG-P4302
01
August 2019
Thursday

Laser-induced Graphene-based Non-enzymatic Sensor for Detection of Hydrogen Peroxide

Dr Jiaqi Wang , Dalian University of Technology, China
11:00
YEUNG-B6605
30
July 2019
Tuesday

Engineering protein-protein interactions to probe and rewire cell signaling

Dr Wei Zhang, University of Guelph, Canada
11:00
YEUNG-P4703
19
July 2019
Friday

Regulation of genome stability and anti-cancer drug resistance

Dr Wenge Zhu, George Washington Univesity, USA
11:00
YEUNG-P4302
18
July 2019
Thursday

G-Quadruplex secondary structures and DNA dynamics

Prof. Sir Shankar Balasubramanian, University of Cambridge, UK
11:00
YEUNG-B4302
12
July 2019
Friday

Uncovering neural representations of large-scale rat hippocampal population codes

Dr Zhe Sage Chen, New York University, USA
10:55
YEUNG-G5314
11
July 2019
Thursday

Uncovering the immunosuppressive mechanism of TGF-β1 during cancer progression

Prof. Hui Yao Lan, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
16:00, 11:00
YEUNG-P4704
29
June 2019
Saturday

Discovery of clinically translatable biomarkers (early detection, prognosis and predictive) and therapeutic targets in colorectal and other gastrointestinal cancers

Dr Raju Kandimalla, Baylor University, USA
10:00
YEUNG-P4701
24
June 2019
Monday

Developing experimental and computational methods to study the non-coding genetic basis of cancer and complex diseases

Dr Yuwen Liu, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, China
14:00
TYB-1B-G04
19
June 2019
Wednesday

Digital Manufacturing of Microfluidic Tissue Chips

Prof. Albert Folch, University of Washington, USA
11:00
YEUNG-P4302
18
June 2019
Tuesday

Accelerating biotech innovative eco-system in China Greater Bay Area (GBA)

Ms Mos Mo, Merck KGaA /, Innovation Hub China, China
14:00
TYB-1B-G04
11
June 2019
Tuesday

Cryo-EM Structure of phycobilisome

Prof. Senfang Sui, Tsinghua University, China
16:00
TYB-1B-G04
[CANCELLED]
5
June 2019
Wednesday

Discover new drugs for retinal degeneration by zebrafish research

Prof. Yuk Kai Leung, Purdue University, USA
14:00
TYB-1B-G04
28
May 2019
Tuesday

Brain Plasticity in Macroscale

Dr Sungchil Yang, City University of Hong Kong
11:55
YEUNG-B6605
24
May 2019
Friday

How to quench bacterial fire by altering bacterial genes

Dr Min Wu, University of North Dakota, USA
11:00
YEUNG-G4701
23
May 2019
Thursday

Hong Kong RNA Club Seminar:
Wide-spread Antisense RNAs in Bacteria: Where Are They, What Do They Do, and How Are They Controlled?

Dr Linfeng Huang, City University of Hong Kong
16:00
YEUNG-LT-15
20
May 2019
Monday

Structural basis and regulation mechanism of inflammatory cell death

Prof. Jixi Li, Fudan University, China
15:00
YEUNG-B4701
15
May 2019
Wednesday

Genome-side Analysis of Enhancers in Development and Disease

Prof. Bing Ren, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research /, University of California San Diego, USA
14:00
YEUNG-LT-4
7
May 2019
Tuesday

Highlights of Findings from Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma (NPC) Studies in Taiwan and China

Dr Allan Hildesheim, National Cancer Institute, USA
14:30
YEUNG-P4704
30
April 2019
Tuesday

Hong Kong RNA Club Seminar:
DNA Bases beyond Watson and Crick

Prof. Thomas Carell, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany
10:30
YEUNG-B5-210
8
April 2019
Monday

Transcriptional and epigenetic controls in pluripotent stem cells and cancer stem cells

Prof. Ping Yuan, Sun Yat-sen University, China
10:00
LAU-6-209 TYB-2-G02
27
March 2019
Wednesday

Novel therapeutic targets for treatment of major depression: Galanin and its receptors

Prof. Zhiqing David Xu, Capital Medical University, China
11:00
LI-3508
25
March 2019
Monday

RNAs in Molecular Crowding World

Prof. Naoki Sugimoto, Konan University, Japan
16:30
YEUNG-B6605
19
March 2019
Tuesday

Targeting the piriform cortex as therapeutic treatment for epilepsy

Dr Geoffrey Lau, City University of Hong Kong
11:55
YEUNG-G5-314
5
March 2019
Tuesday

Establishing novel animal models for biomedical research

Prof. Jing Leng, Guangxi University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, China
12:30
YEUNG-G5-314
21
February 2019
Thursday

Epidemiological Surveillance of Malaria Transmission Using New Serological Assays

Dr Lindsey Wu, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, UK
15:00
YEUNG-P4704
21
January 2019
Monday

Hong Kong RNA Club Seminar:
Transcriptional formation of DNA:RNA hybrid G-quadruplexes and regulation on transcription in return

Prof. Zheng Tan, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
11:00
YEUNG-B4701
18
January 2019
Friday

Deep learning the spatial and molecular heterogeneity of tumour immune response

Dr Yinyin Yuan, Institute of Cancer Research, UK
14:00
TYB-2-130
17
January 2019
Thursday

The short-term plasticity of Hong Kong's Platygyra spp. corals: a new insight on carl in-situ metabolism and ex-situ manipulations

Mr Walter Dellisanti, City University of Hong Kong
11:00
LI-2614
10
December 2018
Monday

COPPWARE Nano-Copper-Carbon Composite and Its Applications

Prof. Kun Lian, Taiyuan University of Technology &, Xi'an Jiaotong University, China
11:00
TYB-2-130
3
December 2018
Monday

Novel anticancer drug development candidates that target undruggable Ras or Wnt/β-catenin signaling pathways

Prof. Gary A. Piazza, USA Mitchell Cancer Institute, USA
16:00
TYB-2-130
23
November 2018
Friday

Cell-cell communication in the tumor microenvironment

Prof. Alice Wong, The University of Hong Kong
11:30
YEUNG-B5-211
12
November 2018
Monday

A negative feedback regulation of MTORC1 activity by the lysosomal Ca2+ channel MCOLN1/mucolipin-1 in cellular homeostasis and human diseases

Prof. Xianping Dong, Dalhousie University, Canada
11:00
TYB-2-130
9
November 2018
Friday

Single cell analyses

Dr Tim Huang, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, USA
14:30
TYB-2-130
26
October 2018
Friday

Hong Kong RNA Club Seminar:
Genome architecture of Dengue and Zika viruses

Prof. Yue Wan, A*STAR Singapore, Singapore
15:30
YEUNG-B5-210
19
October 2018
Friday

Tumour-derived extracellular vesicles (EV) – a real time functional assessment of tumour activity in cancer patients

Dr Katie Meehan, The University of Western Australia, Australia
11:00
TYB-2-130
26
September 2018
Wednesday

Dissecting synaptic and circuitry mechanisms of psychatric disorders

Dr Guoping Feng, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA
11:00
TYB-2-130
21
September 2018
Friday

Molecular mechanisms of interaction between TDP-43 and RNA G-quadruplex

Prof. Akira Ishiguro, University of Hosei, Japan
15:00
YEUNG-B5-208
29
August 2018
Wednesday

Marine Invertebrates and their Associated-Microorganisms, Untapped Resources for Novel Drug Leads to Treat Metabolic Diseases and Osteoporosis

Prof. Heonjoong Kang, Seoul National University, South Korea
15:00
YEUNG-P4704
21
August 2018
Tuesday

The synergistic effect of host immunity with phage and probiotic therapy against bacterial pathogens

Dr Joey Chung Yin Leung, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
14:30
YEUNG-LT-11
20
August 2018
Monday

Smart Biomaterials for Biomedical Applications

Dr Xuemin Du, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
11:00
YEUNG-P4701
10
August 2018
Friday

Engineering the molecular dynamics of polymeric biomaterials for regulating cellular functions

Prof. Liming Bian, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
11:00
TYB-2-130
8
August 2018
Wednesday

New Drug Discovery: From Target Identification to NDA

Mr Jack Wu, Salubris Pharmaceuticals, China
11:00
TYB-2-130
27
July 2018
Friday

From IP to IPO

Prof. Jun Wang, GeneHarbor (Hong Kong) Biotechnologies Limited
11:00
TYB-2-130
25
July 2018
Wednesday

Microfluidic techniques for isolation and analysis of floating cells

Dr Raymond Lam, City University of Hong Kong

Control of tumor cell migration and screening in biomimetic platform

Prof. Stella Pang, City University of Hong Kong
11:45
YEUNG-P4302
19
July 2018
Thursday

Engineering Advanced Biomaterials: from synthetic surfaces to lipid libraries

Dr Linxian Li, Hong Kong node, Ming Wai Lau Centre for Reparative Medicine, Karolinska Institute
11:00
TYB-2-130
29
June 2018
Friday

Seminar on Interdisciplinary Neurotechnology:

Upconversion-based All-optical Optogenetics
Dr Peng Shi, City University of Hong Kong
Label-free functional imaging of the brain in action
Dr Lidai Wang, City University of Hong Kong
11:45
YEUNG-G4302
20
June 2018
Wednesday

The Cambridge Biotechnology Ecosystem: Academic Entrepreneurs, New Technologies, and Building Companies to Treat Rare Diseases

Prof. Harvey F. Lodish, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA
11:00
Conference Hall 01/02, G/F Core Building 1, Hong Kong Science Park, Shatin
19
June 2018
Tuesday

Hong Kong RNA Club Seminar:
Role of secretary small RNAs as a pro-inflammatory mediator in the development of EBV-associated lymphoma

Prof. Ai Kotani, Tokai University, Japan
17:00
TYB-2-130
11
June 2018
Monday

AMPK and Metformin in Cancer Cell Metabolism and Tumor Metastasis

Prof. Zhi-xiong Xiao, Sichuan University, China
11:00
TYB-2-130
28
May 2018
Monday

Advances in coral in-situ metabolisam of Hong Kong coral communities

Mr Walter Dellisanti, City University of Hong Kong
11:00
TYB-2-130
17
May 2018
Thursday

Investigation into bacterial antimicrobial resistance and novel antibiotic development

Prof. Sheng Chen, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
16:00
TYB-2-130
14
May 2018
Monday

Design, synthesis and application of mechanically robust self-healing polymers

Prof. Cheng-Hui Li, Nanjing University, China
14:30
YEUNG-G5-317
10
May 2018
Thursday

Seminar on Mechanism Discovery Platform:

Proteomic Dissection of Cell Signaling
Dr Liang Zhang, City University of Hong Kong
Application of high-throughput functional genomic screening for biomedical research
Dr Linfeng Huang, City University of Hong Kong
11:45
YEUNG-B6605
27
April 2018
Friday

Hong Kong RNA Club Seminar:
A structural basis of RNA epigenetics, and gene regulation by riboswitches

Prof. David Lilley, University of Dundee, UK
16:30
YEUNG-G5-216
23
April 2018
Monday

Harnessing big data to understand gene regulation and beyond

Dr Joshua W. K. Ho, University of New South Wales , Australia
11:00
TYB-2-130
9
April 2018
Monday

Seminar on Neurodegeneration:

Neurodegeneration in the Retina
Dr Wenjun Xiong, City University of Hong Kong
Changes in Cortical Properties Induced by Neurodegeneration in the Retina
Dr Leanne Chan, City University of Hong Kong
11:45
YEUNG-B6605
6
April 2018
Friday

Transcribing Memories: Encoding of Contextual Memories by Transcriptionally-defined Active Neuronal Ensembles

Prof. Yingxi Lin, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA
14:30
TYB-2-130
4
April 2018
Wednesday

Dissecting Molecular Mechanisms Of Transcription Regulation In Cells & Genome-wide

Prof. John T. Lis, Cornell University, USA
11:00
YEUNG-LT-10
22
March 2018
Thursday

Sample to Insight: Advanced RNA Technology for NGS and Bioinformatics

Mr Kyle Wang & Mr Henry Wang, QIAGEN
15:30
YEUNG-B2531
22
March 2018
Thursday

Seminar on Neural Plasticity:

Disturbed neural cell networks in neurodegenerative conditions: from the molecular level to the system level
Dr Jin Young Kim, City University of Hong Kong
Plasticity at the synapse and beyond
Prof. Ying Li, City University of Hong Kong
11:45
YEUNG-B6605
15
March 2018
Thursday

Functionalization and delivery of Pt(IV) anticancer prodrugs

Dr Guangyu Zhu, City University of Hong Kong
16:00
TYB-2-130
2
March 2018
Friday

Designing biofunctional interfaces with special wettability: from superhydrophobicity to cell microarrays

Dr Pavel A. Levkin, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany
10:30
TYB-2-130
2
March 2018
Friday

Rapid Treatment Evaluation and Prognosis for Patients Using the CTC Cluster Assay with Circulating Tumor Cells

Dr Bee Luan Khoo, Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART), Signapore
14:30
TYB-2-130
9
February 2018
Friday

Biomaterials for Translational Regenerative Medicine

Dr Xin Zhao, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
11:00
TYB-2-130
8
February 2018
Thursday

Seminar on Linguistics and Neuroscience:

The Effects of Typographic Features on the Eye Movements in the Reading of Chinese
Dr Chunyu Kit & Dr Nannan Zhou, City University of Hong Kong
ERP Evidence on Verbal Semantic Detection
Prof. Meichun Liu & Ms Bertie Lee, City University of Hong Kong
11:45
YEUNG-B6605
8
February 2018
Thursday

TRPC6 and Abeta production

Prof. Yizheng Wang, Brain Center of Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, China
11:00
TYB-2-130
5
February 2018
Monday

Harness the power of light: optogenetic control of intracellular activities

Dr Liting Duan, Stanford University, USA
11:00
TYB-2-130
15
January 2018
Monday

Hong Kong RNA Club Seminar:
A hidden layer of genetic regulation revealed by RNA structurome and interactome studies

Prof. Qiangfeng Cliff Zhang, Tsinghua University, China
16:00
YEUNG-B6605
11
January 2018
Thursday

Seminar on Cell Biology and Novel Technology:

Autophagy in Neurodegenerative Disease
Dr Jianbo Yue, City University of Hong Kong
Efficient RNA Delivery Using Extracellular Vesicles
Dr Minh Le, City University of Hong Kong
11:45
YEUNG-G4302
21
December 2017
Thursday

Mechanistic Insights into MCR-1/2 Colistin Resistance

Dr Youjun Feng, Zhejiang University, China
11:00
TYB-2-130
19
December 2017
Tuesday

CityU Distinguished Lecture Series:
Biogenesis and activities of plant microRNAs – the where and how

Prof. Xuemei Chen, University of California, Riverside, USA
10:45
CYC-4/F-MMR
18
December 2017
Monday

Uncovering intratumor heterogeneity with Dirichlet processes

Dr Ke Yuan, Glasgow University, UK
11:00
TYB-2-130
13
December 2017
Wednesday

Biomedical Sciences Seminar:

Integrating Photonics with Ultrasonics for Biomedical Applications: A Translational Journey
Prof. Matthew O'Donnell, University of Washington, USA
Recent Advances in Stimuli Responsive Photosensitizers for Photodynamic Therapy
Dr Gigi Lo, City University of Hong Kong
Development of novel strategy for cardiac repair
Dr Kiwon Ban, City University of Hong Kong
14:30
CYC-4/F-MMR
11
December 2017
Monday

Neuroscience Seminar:

Memory Encoding in the Brain
Prof. Jufang He, City University of Hong Kong
Mechanisms of Sensory Learning in the Cortex
Dr Geoffrey Lau, City University of Hong Kong
11:45
YEUNG-B6605
5
December 2017
Tuesday

Hong Kong RNA Club Seminar:
Mechanistic investigation of Linc-p27 function in skeletal muscle satellite cell and muscle regeneration

Prof. Huating Wang, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
16:00
YEUNG-G5-317
29
November 2017
Wednesday

Early sensory experience shapes the initial circuits in auditory cortex

Prof. Patrick O. Kanold, University of Maryland, USA
11:00
TYB-1B-G04
27
November 2017
Monday

Possible role of non-selective channels in the inflammatory response of chronic diseases

Prof. Juan Carlos Sáez, Pontificia University, Chile
11:00
TYB-2-130
23
November 2017
Thursday

The President's Lecture Series 31: Excellence in Academia:
Don't just blame the animals, but who is to blame?
The role of animals and humans in the looming antimicrobial apocalypse

Prof. Michael P. Reichel, City University of Hong Kong
12:00
CYC-4/F-MMR
22
November 2017
Wednesday

Precision Medicine with Functional Diagnosis

Prof. Danyi Wen, Shanghai LIDE Biotech Co., Ltd, China
16:00
TYB-2-130
17
November 2017
Friday

Vibrio cholerae's gut feelings

Dr Jay Jun Zhu, University of Pennsylvania, USA
11:00
TYB-1B-G04
16
November 2017
Thursday

Destemming liver cancer stem cells as a novel strategy against liver cancer

Dr Terence Kin-Wah Lee, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
15:30
TYB-1B-G04
15
November 2017
Wednesday

Rod and cone signaling pathways in normal, mutant and diseased mammalian retinas

Prof. Samuel Miao-Sin Wu, Baylor College of Medicine, USA
11:00
TYB-2-130
13
November 2017
Monday

Academic Entrepreneurs, New Technologies, and Building Companies to Treat Disease

Prof. Harvey F. Lodish, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA
16:00
CYC-4/F-MMR
13
November 2017
Monday

CityU Distinguished Lecture Series:
Self-renewal of human hematopoietic progenitor cells: Development of novel therapies for anemias

Prof. Harvey F. Lodish, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA
10:15
CYC-4/F-MMR
10
November 2017
Friday

CityU Distinguished Lecture Series:
Non coding RNA, epigenetics and non Mendelian inheritance in plants

Prof. Sir David Baulcombe, Cambridge University, UK
16:15
CYC-4/F-MMR
8
November 2017
Wednesday

Single-Molecule Fluorescence Microscopy

Mr Jing Bo, Oxford Nanoimaging, UK
11:00
TYB-1B-G04
19
October 2017
Thursday

Targeting NMDA receptors: to inhibit or to enhance?

Prof. Qiang Zhou, Peking University, China
11:00
TYB-2-130
13
October 2017
Friday

The crossroad of metabolism and immunity in liver cancer

Dr Carmen Chak Lui Wong, The University of Hong Kong
11:00
TYB-1B-G04
3
October 2017
Tuesday

Physical Organic Chemistry in Drug Product Development – My Industrial-Chemist Career with Pharma

Dr Zheng-Zhi Wu, Sichuan Purity Pharmaceutical Technology Co. Ltd., China
11:00
TYB-1B-G04
8
September 2017
Friday

Single Molecule Localization Microscopy and Its Applications

Dr Daiying Xu, NanoBioImaging Ltd, Hong Kong
16:00
TYB-1B-G04
29
August 2017
Tuesday

Identifying consequential microRNAs and their targets in CD8+ T cells

Dr Andrew Grimson, Cornell University, USA
14:30
TYB-2-130
24
August 2017
Thursday

Cancer metastasis: from a tumor microenvironmental perspective

Dr Shengtao Zhou, Sichuan University, China
16:15
TYB-1B-G04
14
August 2017
Monday

Advanced combinatorial genetics technology for decoding biological complexity

Dr Alan Siu-lun Wong, The University of Hong Kong
16:00
AC1-G4701
9
August 2017
Wednesday

Plasticity of the auditory brainstem in the adult rat: molecular, cellular, functional

Prof. Dr rer. nat. Robert B. Illing, University of Freiburg, Germany
11:00
TYB-2-130
4
August 2017
Friday

Advanced Near-Infrared In Vivo Imaging: Seeing is Believing

Dr Qiangbin Wang, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
11:00
TYB-2-130
31
July 2017
Monday

Dynamic representation of 3D auditory space in the midbrain of the free-flying echolocatingbat

Prof. Cynthia F. Moss, Johns Hopkins University, USA
11:00
TYB-2-130
28
July 2017
Friday

Understanding the roles of the stemness factors LIN28A/B in the conversion to pluripotent states and tumorigenesis

Dr Sutheera Ratanasirintrawoot, Chualalongkorn University, Thailand
10:30
TYB-2-130
27
July 2017
Thursday

Comprehensive tumor genotyping in the clinic

Dr A. John Iafrate, Harvard Medical School, USA
11:00
TYB-2-130
21
July 2017
Friday

Detecting Structural Variations using high-throughput sequencing data

Dr Ruibin Xi, Peking University, China
11:00
TYB-2-130
10
July 2017
Monday

Neural network mediating the phantom sound of tinnitus and loudness hypersensitivity (hyperacusis)

Prof. Richard Salvi, University of Buffalo, USA
11:00
TYB-2-130
27
June 2017
Tuesday

Approval of Antisense Oligo by FDA: From microRNA Biomarker Screening To Clinic Use

Dr Michael Hansen, Exiqon, Denmark
16:00
TYB-2-130
20
June 2017
Tuesday

Secondary Metabolites and their Bioactivities from Isodon species and their endophytic fungi

Prof. Jian-Xin Pu, Kunming Institute Botany, China
11:00
TYB-1B-G04
13
June 2017
Tuesday

Gut microbiome, intervention and host physiology

Dr Jun Li, Hans Knöll Institute, Germany
11:00
TYB-1B-G04
12
June 2017
Monday

Professional learning andcareer development of university students and Experience sharing

Dr Indu Singh, Griffith University, Australia
11:00
AC1-LT-10
25
May 2017
Thursday

Epstein-Barr virus-associated nasopharyngeal carcinoma: Biological mechanisms for carcinogenesis and advanced live-cell imaging of invasive processes

Dr Anna Chi-Man Tsang, University of Hong Kong
15:00
TYB-2-130
25
May 2017
Thursday

Targeted Destruction of Cancer Stem Cells by Nanomedicine

Prof. Michael M. Yang, City University of Hong Kong
11:45
AC1-B6605
24
May 2017
Wednesday

Lessons learned from bird studies in Taiwan

Prof. Hsiao-Wei Yuan, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
11:00
TYB-2-130
19
May 2017
Friday

Excessive fatty acid oxidation induces muscle atrophy in cancer cachexia

Dr Shyh-Chang Ng, Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore
14:00
TYB-2-130
17
May 2017
Wednesday

Two Dimensional Materials for Flexible and Wearable Electronics

Prof. Jong-Hyun Ahn, Yonsei University, South Korea
11:00
AC1-P4704
11
May 2017
Thursday

Chemical Biology Approaches for Biofilm Eradication

Dr Liang Yang, Singapore Centre for Environmental Life Sciences Engineering, Singapore
15:00
TYB-1B-G04
28
April 2017
Friday

Neural Modeling: Computation to Application

Dr Rosa H. M. Chan, City University of Hong Kong
11:45
AC1-G5314
27
April 2017
Thursday

Genetically-modified Red Blood Cells (RBCs) against anemia, metabolic disorders and cancers in future

Dr Jiahai Shi, City University of Hong Kong
19:00
AC1-LT-10
6
April 2017
Thursday

Keeping DNA Damage Responses Under Control

Dr Michael Shing-Yan Huen, The University of Hong Kong
14:00
TYB-1B-G04
31
March 2017
Friday

Directed forgetting in human and non-human animals: Implications for clinical psychology

Prof. Samuel M. Y. Ho, City University of Hong Kong
11:45
AC1-B4701
30
March 2017
Thursday

A Real-time Cerebellum on FPGA and A self-recalibrating sEMG pattern recognition system for neuroprosthetic control

Dr Tin Chung, City University of Hong Kong
11:45
AC1-Y5302
24
March 2017
Friday

Assessing the genetics of metabolic diseases: from disease genes identification to disease risk prediction

Dr Katie Chan, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
15:30
TYB-2-130
23
March 2017
Thursday

Efficacy and Safety of an Aerosolized Recombinant Butyrylcholinesterase Pretreatment against Inhaled Organophosphate Toxicity

Dr Yvonne J. Rosenberg, PlantVax Inc., USA
15:00
TYB-1B-G04
15
March 2017
Wednesday

Changes in properties of identified spinal neurons after spinal cord injury

Prof. Ronald M. Harris-Warrick, Cornell University, USA
11:00
AC1-B6605
10
March 2017
Friday

Bioanalysis in Nanoliter Droplets

Prof. Bo Zheng, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
17:00
TYB-2-130
10
March 2017
Friday

Make your lab life easier with optimized T cell tools

Dr Tobias Schenk, Miltenyi Biotec GmbH, Germany
15:00
AC1-B4701
21
February 2017
Tuesday

The emerging role of inertial microfluidics in high-throughput cell sorting

Dr Majid E. Warkiani, The University of New South Wales, Australia
11:00
TYB-2-130
17
February 2017
Friday

Epigenetic Mechanisms by the Hepatitis B Virus X Protein in Hepatocarcinogenesis

Prof. Hong Fan, Southeast University, China
17:00
TYB-2-130
16
February 2017
Thursday

Flexible Neural Probes and Biomimetic Platforms

Prof. Stella W. Pang, City University of Hong Kong
11:45
AC1-B6605
15
February 2017
Wednesday

Precision Cancer Medicine

Dr Joseph Siu-Kie Au, Hong Kong Adventist Hospital – Tsuen Wan,, Dr Shu-Jen Chen, ACT Genomics,, Prof. Michael Yang, City University of Hong Kong
18:30
Function Rm 2–3, The Mira Hotel
26
January 2017
Thursday

Gain-of-function hypomethylation in diabetic nephropathy

Prof. Sam El-Osta, Monash University, Australia
11:00
TYB-2-130
20
January 2017
Friday

Stem Cell Therapy: from Laboratory to Clinic

Prof. Ren-He Xu, University of Macau, Macau
14:30
TYB-2-130
19
January 2017
Thursday

What can we learn from statistical models of auditory neurons?

Prof. Jan Schnupp, City University of Hong Kong
11:45
AC1-B6605
16
January 2017
Monday

A Single, Duo, and Flexible Aptamers for Biosensing and Biotechnological Application

Prof. Man Bock Gu, Korea University, South Korea
16:30
TYB-1B-G04
6
January 2017
Friday

Cellular mechanisms of sound localization: roles of synaptic inhibition and neuromodulation

Prof. Yong Lu, Northeast Ohio Medical University, USA
11:00
TYB-2-130
6
January 2017
Friday

Cardiomyocyte behavior and genetic compensation in zebrafish

Prof. Didier Stainier, Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research, Germany
10:00
AC1-P4704
28
December 2016
Wednesday

Dinoflagellate genome and coral symbiosis

Prof. Senjie Lin, University of Connecticut, USA
10:30
AC1-B4302
22
December 2016
Thursday

Neuroethology of Prosocial Communication and Learning in Rodents

Dr Robert C. Liu, Emory University, USA
15:00
AC1-B4702
15
December 2016
Thursday

New Mechanistic Insights into PARP-1-mediated DNA Damage Response

Dr Chengmin Qian, The University of Hong Kong
11:00
AC1-P4704
14
December 2016
Wednesday

Wnt regulation of Planar Cell Polarity

Dr Bo Gao, The University of Hong Kong
11:00
AC1-P4704
13
December 2016
Tuesday

Mechanisms of phantom sound perception

Dr Shaowen Bao, University of Arizona, USA
10:30
AC1-G5-317
8
December 2016
Thursday

Functional dissection and therapeutic targeting of aberrant epigenomes in human cancer

Prof. Eric So, King's College London, UK
15:00
AC1-LT-15
8
December 2016
Thursday

Genome Research in Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Prof. Nathalie Wong, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
11:00
AC1-B5-211
6
December 2016
Tuesday

New Opportunities Offered By Lipid-Modified Electrodes to Modulate and Interrogate Transmembrane Diffusion Rates and Mechanisms

Dr Edmund Tse, The California Institute of Technology, USA
10:30
TYB-1B-G04
5
December 2016
Monday

Perineuronal net turnover and gamma oscillations reactivate brain plasticity

Dr Henry H. C. Lee, Boston Children's Hospital and, Harvard Medical School, USA
11:00
TYB-1B-G04
24
November 2016
Thursday

Regulating Cell Microenvironment using Microengineering Technology

Dr Raymond H. W. Lam, City University of Hong Kong
11:45
AC1-G6302
21
November 2016
Monday

Long term cell storage: the key to making regenerative medicine a reality

Dr Krishnaa T. Mahbubani, University of Cambridge, UK
14:00
TYB-1B-G04
18
November 2016
Friday

Elimination of multidrug resistance by small RNA in Pseudomonas aeruginosa

Dr Terrence Lau, City University of Hong Kong
19:00
AC1-LT-13
10
November 2016
Thursday

Developing Fluorescent Probes and Peptide-based Materials for Biological Applications

Dr Hongyan Sun, City University of Hong Kong
12:00
AC1-B6605
7
November 2016
Monday

Dendritic integration in cortical neurons in vivo

Prof. Arthur Konnerth, Technical University of Munich, Germany
10:30
AC1-B6605
4
November 2016
Friday

Shooting the Messenger: Rapid and Global mRNA Decay in Apoptosis

Prof. Judy Lieberman, Boston Children’s Hospital & Harvard Medical School, USA
16:00
TYB-2-130
26
October 2016
Wednesday

Engineering Bacteria to Reveal Biological Principles and to Treat Cancers in Pets

Prof. Jiandong Huang, The University of Hong Kong
11:00
TYB Meeting Room 3, (TYB-1B-G04)
14
October 2016
Friday

Structure-guided iterative evolution of antigenically advanced AAV variants for therapeutic gene transfer

Dr Long Ping Victor Tse, University of North Carolina, USA
16:00
TYB-2-130
5
October 2016
Wednesday

Functional Organization and Plasticity of the Auditory System in Humans and Nonhuman Primates

Prof. Josef Rauschecker, Georgetown University, USA
11:30
AC2-3500
5
October 2016
Wednesday

fMRI Dissection of Auditory and Visual Cortical Descending Inputs to Midbrain Auditory Processing

Prof. Ed X. Wu, The University of Hong Kong
10:00
AC2-3500
4
October 2016
Tuesday

Dominant microRNAs in innate immune response and autoimmunity

Prof. Edward K. L. Chan, University of Florida, USA
11:00
AC2-1312
29
September 2016
Thursday

Responsibility of Circadian Clocks on Neurodegenerative Diseases

Dr Jin Young Kim, City University of Hong Kong
11:45
AC1-B6605
29
September 2016
Thursday

Missing Links between Stem Cell Differentiation and Tumorigenesis

Dr Tong-Chuan He, The University of Chicago Medical Center, USA
11:00
TYB-2-130
9
September 2016
Friday

Complexity of neuronal responses in primary auditory cortex: evidence for auditory scene analysis?

Prof. Israel Nelken, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
10:00
TYB-2-130
8
September 2016
Thursday

Nanostructure-based Neural Interface for Non-destructive in situ Dissection of Cellular Activities

Dr Peng Shi, City University of Hong Kong
11:45
AC1-B6605
2
September 2016
Friday

Targeting Leukemia on Multiple Fronts – from Zebrafish to Human Leukemia

Prof. Anskar Leung, The University of Hong Kong
14:30
TYB-2-130
18
August 2016
Thursday

Towards a High Resolution Retinal Implant to Restore Vision for the Blind

Dr Leanne L. H. Chan, City University of Hong Kong
11:45
AC1-B6605
16
August 2016
Tuesday

CityU Distinguished Lecture Series:
What’s So Special About the Human Brain?

Sir Colin Blakemore, University of London, and, University of Oxford, UK
16:30
CYC-4/F-MMR
12
August 2016
Friday

TRANSITIONAL EPITHELIUM: MERGING MICROENVIRONMENTS AND CELLULAR TRANSFORMATION

Dr Geraldine Guasch, Cancer Research Center of Marseille, France
11:00
TYB-2-130
5
August 2016
Friday

NEURONAL AND RECEPTOR BASIS OF SALICYLATE-INDUCED PHANTOM AUDITORY SENSATION

Prof. Lin Chen, University of Science and Technology of China, China
14:00
TYB-2-130
5
August 2016
Friday

EPITHELIAL SKIN STEM CELLS IN NORMAL HOMEOSTASIS AND IN CANCER

Dr Tudorita Tumbar, Cornell University, USA
11:00
TYB-2-130
28
July 2016
Thursday

NEW PIECES IN AN OLD PUZZLE – COUPLING NUCLEOSOME ASSEMBLY TO DNA REPLICATION

Dr Qing Li, Peking University, China
14:00
TYB-2-130
27
July 2016
Wednesday

PORPHYRIN NANOTECHNOLOGY: DISCOVERY, CLINCAL TRANSLATION AND BEYOND

Prof. Gang Zheng, University of Toronto, Canada
15:30
AC1-LT-10
26
July 2016
Tuesday

CALCIUM SIGNALING THROUGH STIM AND ORAI

Prof. Donald Gill, The Pennsylvania State University, USA
16:00
AC1-P4302
22
July 2016
Friday

SPATIAL STIMULUS-SPECIFIC ADAPTATION FACILITATES SPATIAL DISCRIMINATION THROUGH SHARPENING RESPONSE CONTRAST IN THE THALAMIC RETICULAR NUCLEUS OF RAT

Prof. Xiongjie Yu, Zhejiang University, China
12:00
TYB-2-130
18
July 2016
Monday

ROLES OF HIPPOCAMPUS AND NEOCORTEX IN LEARNING AND MEMORY IN MICE – FROM SYNAPSE TO BEHAVIOUR

Dr Michael Kohl, University of Oxford, UK
10:00
TYB-2-130
22
June 2016
Wednesday

THE ROLE OF EPIGENETICS IN CANCER MUTAGENESIS

Dr Benjamin Schuster-Böckler, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, UK
10:00
AC1-B5-310
2
June 2016
Thursday

Genetic Mechanisms underlying Homeostatic Plasticity of Inhibitory Transmission

Dr Geoffrey C. Y. Lau, City University of Hong Kong
12:30
AC1-P4302
1
June 2016
Wednesday

NEURAL ADAPTATION TO THE STATISTICS OF AUDITORY SCENES

Dr Nicol Harper, University of Oxford, UK
09:30
TYB-2-130
27
May 2016
Friday

DENDRITIC CELLS: FROM INNATE IMMUNITY TO AUTOIMMUNE DISEASES

Dr Temy Mok, The University of Hong Kong
11:00
TYB-2-130
26
May 2016
Thursday

Tinnitus Alleviation by Restored Kv1.4-mediated Dendritic Excitability

Dr Sungchil Yang, City University of Hong Kong
12:30
AC1-B6605
26
May 2016
Thursday

CityU Distinguished Lecture Series:
Host jump: Flu, MERS-CoV, Ebola and Zika

Prof. George F. Gao, Chinese Academy of Sciences, and, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, China
10:30
CYC-4/F-MMR
25
May 2016
Wednesday

METABOLIC ENERGY IN THE CENTRAL AND PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEMS: A TALE OF TWO NERVES

Dr Brett Morrison
Johns Hopkins University
USA
10:30
AC1-LT-11
24
May 2016
Tuesday

POLQ, THE GENE ENCODING THE DNA REPLICATION TIMING FACTOR POLθ, IS A GENERAL AND STRONG PREDICTOR OF PATIENT OUTCOME FOR MULTIPLE TYPES OF CANCER

Dr Jean-Sébastien Hoffmann
Cancer Research Center of Toulouse
France
09:15
TYB-2-130
5
May 2016
Thursday

CityU Distinguished Lecture Series:
Language, Diversity, and Complexity: A Neurobiological Approach to the Three Ss (Speech, Sign Language, and Script) of Human Communication

Prof. Ovid J. L. Tzeng, University System of Taiwan, and, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
10:30
CYC-4/F-MMR
4
May 2016
Wednesday

ETV2 IN CARDIOVASCULAR DEVELOPMENT AND VASCULAR REGENERATION

Dr Changwon Park, Emory University, USA
10:00
AC1-G5-214
28
April 2016
Thursday

SARS PATHOGENESIS STUDY USING CHINESE RHESUS MACAQUE AS A MODEL

Dr Li Liu, The University of Hong Kong
15:00
TYB-2-130
28
April 2016
Thursday

Neuron-glia Energy Metabolic Interactions via Monocarboxylate Transporter1 (MCT1) in CNS Health and Disease

Dr Youngjin Lee, City University of Hong Kong
12:00
AC1-B6605
28
April 2016
Thursday

TRACKING PROTEINS INSIDE LIVE CELLS USING COORDINATION-BASED FLUORESCENCE APPROACH.

Prof. Hongzhe Sun, The University of Hong Kong
11:00
TYB-2-130
22
April 2016
Friday

MDIG AND HUMAN CANCER, 20 YEARS OF MINING AND DIGGING.

Prof. Fei Chen, Wayne State University, USA
10:30
TYB-2-130
21
April 2016
Thursday

The President's Lecture Series 27: Excellence in Academia
Mangrove Wetland: Our Green Kidney

Prof. Nora Fung-yee Tam, Futian-CityU Mangrove R&D Centre, City University of Hong Kong
12:00
CYC-4/F-MMR
7
April 2016
Thursday

Neuroprotection and Neuroregeneration Gene Therapy for Retinal Degeneration Diseases

Dr Wenjun Xiong, City University of Hong Kong
12:00
AC1-B6605
5
April 2016
Tuesday

GENETIC AND EPIGENETIC DETERMINANTS OF LONGEVITY IN C. ELEGANS

Prof. Sylvia Lee, Cornell University, USA
10:00
TYB-2-130
29
March 2016
Tuesday

ZFP57 LINKS MATERNAL EFFECT, GENOMIC IMPRINTING AND NOTCH SIGNALING

Dr Xiajun John Li, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, USA
10:30
TYB-2-130
11
March 2016
Friday

EPIGENOMIC STUDY OF NASOPHARYNGEAL CARCINOMA (NPC)

Prof. Qian Tao, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
14:30
AC1-G5-215
10
March 2016
Thursday

INVASION AND IMMUNE ESCAPE MECHANISMS OF THE PLACENTA

Prof. Douglas F. Antczak, Cornell University, USA
16:00
AC1-G5-216
2
March 2016
Wednesday

POTENCY OF MESENCHYMAL STEM CELLS DERIVED FROM PLURIPOTENT STEM CELLS FOR CARDIOVASCULAR REPAIR: INTERCELLULAR MITOCHONDRIAL TRANSFER

Dr Qizhou Lian, The University of Hong Kong
10:00
AC1-G5-215
1
March 2016
Tuesday

AUTOPHAGY REGULATES HEPATOCELLULAR CARCINOMA TUMORIGENESIS THROUGH THE SELECTIVE DEGRADATION MACHINERY

Dr Hsiao-Sheng Liu, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
10:30
TYB-2-130
4
February 2016
Thursday

REGULATION AND DETECTION OF STEM CELL STATE: NEW TRICKS FOR OLD DOGMAS

Prof. Ola Hermanson, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
10:30
AC1-Y4701
29
January 2016
Friday

The President's Lecture Series 26: Excellence in Academia
Biochips and Nanomedicine: From Basic Research to Clinical Applications

Prof. Michael Yang, City University of Hong Kong
12:00
CYC-4/F-MMR
26
January 2016
Tuesday

AVIAN HOST RANGE RESTRICTION AND INNATE ANTIVIRAL RESPONSES

Dr Mike Skinner, Imperial College London, UK
15:15
AC1-G4302
21
January 2016
Thursday

INTEGRATIVE ANALYSIS OF MULTI-DIMENSIONAL OMICs DATA FOR GENE REGULATORY NETWORK CONSTRUCTION

Dr John Junwen Wang, The University of Hong Kong
14:00
TYB-2-130
20
January 2016
Wednesday

DEVELOPMENT OF ANTI-ENTEROVIRUS 71 AGENTS THAT TARGET THE ER STRESS SIGNALING PATHWAY AND CAPSID PROTEIN VP1

Dr Jim-Tong Horng, Chang Gung University, Taiwan
10:00
AC1-G5-216
19
January 2016
Tuesday

Mechanism and Consequences of Protein Palmitoylation

Prof. Maurine Linder, Cornell University, USA
14:30
TYB-2-130
21
December 2015
Monday

Foxp3+ Regulatory T Cells in Immunological Diseases

Dr Song Guo Zheng, Penn State University, USA
14:30
AC1-G5-314
15
December 2015
Tuesday

Ischemic and Anesthetic Pre- and Post-Conditioning: The Challenge of Protecting the Diabetic Heart

Dr Zheng-yuan Xia, The University of Hong Kong
14:30
TYB-2-130
11
December 2015
Friday

Regulation of the Autophagy-Lysosome Pathway in Cancer Cell Biology

Dr Han-Ming Shen, National University of Singapore, Singapore
11:00
TYB-2-130
2
December 2015
Wednesday

Diet and Health in the 21st Century: Guiding Principles from Lactation to Big Data

Prof. J. Bruce German, University of California, USA
14:00
AC1-LT-16
19
November 2015
Thursday

A VIEW TO THE INTRACELLULAR JOURNEY OF DENGUE VIRUS

Prof. Roberto Bruzzone, The University of Hong Kong
11:00
TYB-2-130
12
November 2015
Thursday

The role of KLF5 transcription factor in triple negative breast cancer

Prof. Ceshi Chen, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
15:30
AC1-G4302
28
October 2015
Wednesday

France–Hong Kong Distinguished Lecture Series:
Pathogenic and Symbiotic Microbes at Mucosal Surface: the Yin and Yang of Hygiene

Prof. Philippe Sansonetti, Collège de France / Institut Pasteur, France
16:30
CYC-4/F-MMR
7
October 2015
Wednesday

The secret lives of gonadotropes: the interface between GnRH and ATP signaling in the pituitary

Dr Mark S. Roberson, Cornell University, USA
10:00
TYB-2-130
10
September 2015
Thursday

Characterization of Cancer Stem Cells in Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Prof. Xinyuan Guan, The University of Hong Kong
14:00
AC1-LT-14
21
August 2015
Friday

Deregulated lineage-specific transcriptional program and signaling in lung cancer metastasis

Dr William Ka-Chun Cheung, Yale University, USA
10:00
AC1-LT-16
22
July 2015
Wednesday

Ovarian Cancer Metastasis: New Insights into the Early Steps and Niches

Prof. Alice Wong, The University of Hong Kong
14:30
AC1-G4302
14
July 2015
Tuesday

Androgen Receptor Activity Abnormality in Castrate-Resistant Prostate Cancer Defined by Functional Enhancer RNAs

Prof. Haojie Huang, Mayo Clinic
USA
16:00
AC1-P4703
17
June 2015
Wednesday

Epigenetic Mechanisms underlying Male Predominance of Liver Cancer

Prof. Alfred S. L. Cheng, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
11:00
AC1-P4701
18
May 2015
Monday

Emergence of Epidemic Viruses in New hosts – Canine Parvoviruses and Canine Influenza Viruses

Dr Colin Parrish, Cornell University, USA
11:00
AC1-G5-217
17
April 2015
Friday

Host-Pathogen Interactions in Tuberculosis

Dr Oliver Neyrolles, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) / University of Toulouse, France
14:30
AC1-B5210
14
April 2015
Tuesday

Roles for the 9-1-1 DNA damage response complex during mammalian development and tumorigenesis

Prof. Robert S. Weiss, Cornell University, USA
11:00
AC1-B6605
31
March 2015
Tuesday

Where do emerging diseases come from?

Prof. Joe Brownlie, Royal Veterinary College, UK
16:00
AC1-LT-18
25
March 2015
Wednesday

Retinoic Acid-Induced Leukemic Stem Cell Differentiation: Nuclear translocation of Raf Kinase

Prof. Andrew Yen, Cornell University, USA
10:30
AC1-B6605
10
March 2015
Tuesday

Stem cells and ovarian cancer

Prof. Alexander Nikitin, Cornell University, USA
14:30
AC1-G5-314
3
February 2015
Tuesday

Functional cure of HIV infection by active vaccination

Prof. Zhiwei Chen, The University of Hong Kong
11:30
AC1-B6605
12
January 2015
Monday

Clostridium Difficile: Functional Genomics Studies

Prof. Yung-Fu Chang, Cornell University, USA
14:30
AC1-G5-217
19
December 2014
Friday

Publish or Perish: The Editor’s View

Dr Lajos Balogh, Journal Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology, and Medicine (Elsevier), USA
11:00
AC1-B6605
3
December 2014
Wednesday

Single-cell RNA Sequencing

Dr Andrew Farmer, Clontech Laboratories, Inc., USA
15:00
AC1-G5-317
26
November 2014
Wednesday

Investigating Human Tissue Heterogeneity Using Quantitative Single-cell Transcriptomics

Dr Angela Wu, Stanford University, USA
11:00
AC2-2405
4
November 2014
Tuesday

The Silent Treatment: Developing RNAi Therapeutics

Prof. Judy Lieberman, Boston Children’s Hospital & Harvard Medical School, USA
11:00
AC1-G5-216
3
November 2014
Monday

Hebbian and Homoestatic Plasticity in Auditory Cortical Map Development and Reorganization

Prof. Shaowen Bao, University of California at Berkeley, USA
11:00
AC1-Y5-203
27
October 2014
Monday

Neural Circuits underlying Auditory Cortical Control of Innate Defense Behavior

Prof. Zhang Li, University of Southern California, USA
12:00
AC3-5-205
27
October 2014
Monday

Plasticity of the auditory cortex on multiple time scales

Prof. Patrick Kanold, University of Maryland, USA
11:00
AC3-5-205
23
October 2014
Thursday

AAV Mediated BDNF Expression Rescues Retinal Ganglion Cells and Visual Function in Rodent Models of Elevated Intraocular Pressure

Prof. Shigang He, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
14:00
AC1-B5-308
15
October 2014
Wednesday

The role of the motor protein KIF5B and the scaffolding protein JLP in proteasomal degradation of the oncoprotein c-MYC

Dr Clement M. Lee, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, USA
15:00
AC1-P4302
26
September 2014
Friday

Comparative population genetics of purebred and village dogs

Dr Adam Boyko, Cornell University, USA
11:00
AC1-B6605
24
September 2014
Wednesday

Microfluidic Tools for Cellular Delivery and Analysis

Dr Chang Lu, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), USA
15:00
AC1-G5-216
16
September 2014
Tuesday

Genome engineering using the CRISPR-Cas9 system

Dr Piotr Szyniarowski, Institute of Medical Biology, Singapore
15:00
AC1-B6605
21
July 2014
Monday

Functional Mechanisms that Mediate Subcortical Stimulus-Specific Adaptation

Prof. Manuel S. Malmierca, University of Salamanca, and, Institute of Neuroscience of Castilla y León, Spain
10:30
AC1-B4702
14
July 2014
Monday

Signaling mechanisms behind the development and plasticity of neuronal synapses

Dr Kwok On Lai, The University of Hong Kong
09:00
AC1-B4702
3
June 2014
Tuesday

Processing objects and space in the hippocampus

Dr Jennie Z. Young, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA
15:00
AC1-B4302
3
June 2014
Tuesday

Adaptive Visual Cortical Processing

Prof. Wu Li, Beijing Normal University, China
14:00
AC1-B4302
29
May 2014
Thursday

Getting published: the inside view of a scientific editor

Prof. Dangsheng Li, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, China
15:00
AC1-B2625
19
May 2014
Monday

Micro- and Nano-scale Engineering of Cell Signaling

Prof. Lance Cameron Kam, Columbia University, USA
11:00
AC1-B5-211
19
May 2014
Monday

Rolling in the Deep: Tumor Cell Adhesion and Treatment in the Bloodstream

Prof. Michael King, Cornell University, USA
10:00
AC1-B5-211
22
April 2014
Tuesday

Synaptic micro-circuitry underlying auditory cortical function

Prof. Zhang Li, University of Southern California, USA
09:00
AC2-2513
27
May 2019
Monday
29
May 2019
Wednesday

Workshop on the Science and Business of Biotechnology

Prof. Harvey F. Lodish, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA
09:30–12:30 everyday
CYC-4/F-MMR
2
November 2017
Thursday

BMS Workshop on Neuroscience of Glia Cells

14:30
YEUNG-B6605
27
October 2016
Thursday

Joint Workshop on Precision Oncology by City University of Hong Kong and Queen Elizabeth Hospital: Predictive biomarkers and therapeutic targets

13:15
AC3-8/F
21
July 2022
Thursday

Joint Symposium in Frontiers of Biomedical Sciences and Technologies

Jointly organised by Department of Biomedical Sciences – City University of Hong Kong, and Faculty of Medicine – Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
14:00–17:20
Online Symposium
16
June 2022
Thursday

Joint Symposium in Frontiers of Biomedical Sciences and Technologies

Jointly organised by City University of Hong Kong, Shanghai Institute of Nutrition and Health, and Chinese Academy of Sciences
14:00–17:40
Online Symposium
13
December 2018
Thursday
14
December 2018
Friday

2018 International Symposium on Nanobiotechnology, Biosensors and Biochips

08:45
Senate Room, LAU-19/F
10
November 2018
Saturday
11
November 2018
Sunday

5th Hong Kong International Oncology Symposium

10 November 2018 (Saturday):
08:40–15:55
ClubONE, G/F, 12W, Hong Kong Science Park, Shatin
11 November 2018 (Sunday):
08:20–17:30
Senate Room, LAU-19/F, CityU
6
November 2018
Tuesday

CityU-NUS Joint RNA Symposium

09:00
LI-3505
25
July 2018
Wednesday

Symposium on Neuroregeneration and Neuroplasticity

09:00
YEUNG-P4701
8
June 2018
Friday

Symposium of Neuroscience

09:30
YEUNG-G5-317
27
April 2018
Friday

Symposium on Regeneration Medicine

10:00
TYB-2-130
26
April 2018
Thursday

Multi-disciplinary Symposium on Translational Multi-omics and Precision Medicine: Linking Biotechnology, Basic Biology, and Clinical Research

08:50
YEUNG-G7603
14
November 2017
Tuesday

1st Hong Kong RNA Club Symposium

08:30
LAU-19/F
3
November 2017
Friday
4
November 2017
Saturday

4th Hong Kong International Oncology Symposium 2017

3 November 2017 (Friday):
Auditorium, Hong Kong Adventist Hospital, Tsuen Wan
4 November 2017 (Saturday):
LAU-19/F, CityU
12
August 2017
Saturday

East Meets West Educational Series – Osteoarthritis

13:30
YEUNG-LT-1
12
May 2017
Friday

Symposium, Hong Kong 2017: Integrated Research for Future Medicine

09:30
YEUNG-LT-4
25
February 2017
Saturday

Love is All Around 2017 – Rett Syndrome Opening Ceremony
「愛不罕見2017 – 雷特氏症」活動開幕禮

09:00
YEUNG-LT-6

2017 Symposium for HKARD 2017 World Rare Disease Day (WRDD)
2017 世界罕病日研討會

14:00
YEUNG-LT-6
14
October 2016
Friday

RNA and Structural Biology Mini-symposium

in honour of Prof. Ada Yonath, Nobel Laureate in Chemistry 2009
10:00
AMEN-LT-401
14
December 2015
Monday

Neuroscience Symposium

10:00
AC1-B5-208
9
June 2015
Tuesday

Healing: a three way dialogue between doctors, biologists and engineers

14:00
AC1-P4701
26
November 2021
Friday
29
November 2021
Monday

14th International Symposium on Mechanisms of VasoDilatation (MOVD2021)

1/F, Board Room, Faculty Administration Wing, Faculty of Medicine Building, The University of Hong Kong, 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
6
November 2021
Saturday

24th Annual Scientific Meeting of ICSM: Cardiovascular Disease in the COVID-19 Era

Hybrid Meeting
18
November 2017
Saturday
19
November 2017
Sunday

The Thirteenth Chinese Laboratory Medicine Conference: Precision and Integration in Laboratory Medicine

Conference:
YEUNG-LT-1
Exhibition & Poster Presentation:
Amphitheatre, LAU-2/F
26
June 2019
Wednesday
28
June 2019
Friday

BMS Research Gala 2019

Jinhuayue International Hotel, Zhongshan, China
14
June 2018
Thursday
16
June 2018
Saturday

BMS Research Gala 2018

Tianan Smart City, Guangdong, China
5
June 2017
Monday

BMS Research Gala 2017

Hong Kong Science Park, Shatin
20
June 2016
Monday

BMS Research Gala 2016

Hong Kong Science Park, Shatin

28 December 2022