2013年11月28日The American Journal of Sports Medicine - Femoral Radiographic Landmarks for Popliteus Tendon Reconstruction and Repairusing standardized radiographic techniques, the femoral insertion of the popliteus tendon could be more precisely determined by the Blumensaat line than by the extension line of the posterior cortex.
2013年11月27日PharmaBiz.com - Arrowhead seeks approval to start phase IIa trial of ARC-520 to treat chronic hep B infectionPrincipal investigators Professor Man-Fung Yuen, chief of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, and Professor Henry LY Chan, head of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Pri
2013年11月27日The Medical News - Support for personal recovery concept in bipolar disorderThe concept of personal recovery, as opposed to clinical recovery, has received little attention in bipolar disorder, but researchers Samson Tse (University of Hong Kong, China) and colleagues believe it “may be useful if it facilitates service developmen
2013年11月23日IMCI - Felix Klein and Hans Freudenthal Awards 20132013 ICMI Medallists: Michèle Artigue (Paris) and Frederick Leung (Hong Kong)
2013年11月11日Fxguide - What to see at SIGGRAPH Asiaand two tertiary reviewers, says Courses chair Yizhou Yu from the University of Hong Kong. We made final acceptance decisions based on four reviews.
2013年11月08日The Guardian - Tiananmen blast shows China faces rise in violent dissent – and repressionhis hometown in Xinjiang. Fu Hualing, of the law faculty at Hong Kong University, said China's domestic security apparatus had focused on targeting..
2013年11月01日International Journal of Medical Sciences - Insights into the Hallmarks of Human Nucleus Pulposus Cells with Particular Reference to Cell Viability, Phagocytic Potential and Long Process FormationAs a main cellular component within the disc, nucleus pulposus (NP) cells play important roles in disc physiology. However, little is known on the biologic hallmarks of human NP cells. Therefore, the present study aimed to address the features of human NP
2013年11月01日Gulf Times - ‘Thrust should be on quality education’In a multicultural, multiethnic and multilingual world, everyone is duty-bound to respect and understand the sentiments of the other and teachers should bear this in mind when they impart educational skills, said Kai-Ming Cheng, Chair Professor of Educati
2013年10月31日BBC News - Poultry markets in China 'are vast bird flu reservoir'Dr Benjamin Cowling, one of the researchers at the University of Hong Kong, said: "Our findings confirm that live poultry market closure is a highly effective intervention to prevent human disease and protect public health.
2013年10月30日Asian Scientist - Asia’s Top 10 Universities In 2013Founded in 1911, Hong Kong’s oldest university has set up learning projects outside the classroom to help its students gain knowledge beyond their field of study. Also, it offers researchers the opportunity to carry out China-related studies.
2013年10月29日ArchDaily - Mountains of Construction Debris Accumulate Outside Chinese CitiesOver two billion tons of waste, outside Beijing and other major cities, is a result of a booming construction industry. “There’s no systematic way to deal with [the garbage],” says Wilson W.S. Lu, architecture professor at the University of Hong Kong,
2013年10月28日CNN.com International - Chinese newspaper withdraws support for detained reporter after TV confessionDavid Bandurski, editor of the China Media Project at the University of Hong Kong, said the newspaper had taken an unprecedented step in its public defense of the reporter but authorities felt it had gone too far.
2013年10月27日Chinadaily US Edition - Chinese researchers develop H7N9 flu vaccineThe vaccine was jointly developed by the First Affiliated Hospital under the School of Medicine of the Zhejiang University, Hong Kong University, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Food and Drug Control, and the Chin
2013年10月18日Spinal News - CXVascular - Disc degeneration in asymptomatic patients increases risk of low back painAccording to study’s lead author Dino Samartzis (Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong), who presented the study at the North American Spine Society annual meeting (NASS; 9–12 October, New Orleans, USA), previ
2013年10月18日Dental Tribune - Interview: "The term 'implantologist' is ill-defined and often misleading"Dental Tribune ONLINE spoke with Dr Nikos Mattheos, one of the organisers of the workshop and EAO presenter, from the University of Hong Kong’s Faculty of Dentistry about education standards in implant dentistry and the reason the field does not qualify t
2013年10月14日The Fiji News.net - 'Gaokao' top scorer quits HKU to purs...A top scorer in China's national college entrance exams, commonly known as gaokao, opted to drop out of Hong Kong University after merely one month of study to pursue enrollment at her ideal Peking University
2013年10月14日Forbes - Social Entrepreneur Profile: David Bishop, Soap CyclingBishop had the idea to start Soap Cycling in 2011 after a year spent searching for internship and leadership opportunities for his students.
2013年10月14日Medindia.com - Study Identifies Early-onset Lumbar Disc Degeneration-associated Mutation | MedindiaIn this issue of the Journal of Clinical Investigation, Danny Chan and colleagues at the University of Hong Kong found mutations that reduced production of carbohydrate sulfotransferase 3 (CHST3) were associated with early-onset LDD. Read more: Study Id
2013年10月14日CBS News - The link between investments and lottery ticketsTwo researchers, Xiaohui Gao and Tse-Chun Lin, from the University of Hong Kong, studied lottery and stock market behavior in Taiwan.
2013年10月14日ValpoLife.com - Valparaiso University Hosts Astronomy Lecture with World Expert Sun KwokKwok is regarded as the world expert on stellar evolution — how stars evolve — and astrochemistry. He is best known for his theory on the origin of planetary nebulae and the death of Sun-like stars.
2013年10月14日The Economist - Which MBA?, 2013The rise of Hong Kong University, the top Asian school, has been precipitous. It breaks into the top 25 for the first time because of improving salary statistics and the fact that its students profess such delight with the programme.
2013年10月14日The Nation - World's top educators focus on teachersProfessor Kai Ming Cheng, chair of education and former senior adviser to the vice-chancellor at the University of Hong Kong, told participants at EDUCA 2013 that Hong Kong was both a strong and successful reformer in terms of education as well.
2013年10月12日Asia News Network - HK takes risk measures on treasury bills used as collateral - ANN"US dollars serve not only as reserves in the bank, they are like the city's own currency," said finance professor Wong Ka Fu of Hong Kong University.
2013年10月12日The Economist - In my backyardChina, by contrast, has pursued a variety of bilateral deals with its neighbours, mostly in the hope of persuading them “that it sought a peaceful rise as an emerging superpower”, says Chin Leng Lim, a trade-law expert at Hong Kong University.
2013年10月07日CNN.com International - China 'employs 2 million to police internet'The number of people monitoring internet activity to prevent criticism of the government and social unrest has been a subject of discussion for years, said David Bandurski, editor of the University of Hong Kong's China Media Project.
2013年10月07日The Hindu - Problem-based learningDr. Samaranayake, who introduced the concept, said that problem-based learning was derived from a theory that for effective assimilation of knowledge, students needed to remain stimulated to restructure information they already know within a realistic con
2013年09月29日The Nation - HK implements official benchmark on poverty“Having a poverty line will put pressure on the government and for it to do something in facing poverty,” Hong Kong University professor of social work Joe Leung told AFP
2013年09月27日Lunch - A Quick Tip by savannahjadeAs for rising concern about economic inequality, Sandy To, a lecturer in sociology at the University of Hong Kong, said that media fixation on the lives of the rich and famous could be a factor in growing frustration about the rich-poor gap.
2013年09月27日Deutsche Welle - Society Successful women lose out in China's marriage marketAccording to Sandy To, a scholar with Hong Kong University, "men are still constrained by patriarchal attitudes and ideology which stipulate that men have to adhere to the male superior norm." To, who conducted in-depth interviews with single Chinese wome
2013年09月25日TheDartmouth.com - Dikotter challenges Chinese “golden age” narrativeWhen Joseph Stalin heard of the rate at which Mao Zedong was collectivizing China, even he was astonished. In a lecture on Tuesday, Frank Dikotter, chair humanities professor at the University of Hong Kong, questioned the conventional narrative of a Chine
2013年09月23日SunHerald.com - China, too, worries that boys are being left behind“I think Chinese women, especially young women in cities, some of them share this kind of preference,” said Song Geng, an associate professor at the University of Hong Kong who’s the author of the forthcoming book “Men and Masculinities in Contemporary Ch
2013年09月23日Afrika.no - Kenya: Untangling China's aid to Africa (analysis)Hong Kong University professor Adams Bodomo disagrees with Sanusi, believing that his colonial comparison is flawed.
2013年09月21日University World News - Getting academic buy-in for internationalisationUniversities continue to position their professoriates for internationalisation. As the heartbeat of the university, the professoriate clearly has a special role in helping to drive knowledge economies. This is particularly true in developing countries wi
2013年09月20日Voice of America - Chinese Courts Put More Criminal Trials Online“It has increased the public’s expectations,” said King-Wa Fu, assistant professor at the Journalism and Media Studies center at the University of Hong Kong “The public wants more transparency and they want more open data to the public.”
2013年09月19日Reuters US News - Diplomatic tension over Hong Kong exposes fragility of hopes for democracyMichael Davis, a constitutional law specialist at the University of Hong Kong, said foreign states had a legitimate interest in Hong Kong, noting how China had once courted international support for "one country, two systems".
2013年09月19日Yahoo! Finance - Yale -- Hong Kong Home Safety and Door Lock Usage Survey: Thoughtless Purchase of Door Locks Reflects the Issue of Low Alertness to Home Burglariesresidents' awareness of home safety as well as their habits in choosing and purchasing door locks, Yale appointed The Public Opinion Program, The University of Hong Kong (HKU POP) to conduct "Hong Kong Home Safety and Door Lock Usage Survey."
2013年09月18日Nature.com - Progress stalled on coronavirus“It is possible that such a virus is ubiquitous, but from time to time is undergoing crucial mutations that allow limited cross-species jumps from the intermediate host to humans,” says Malik Peiris, a virologist at the University of Hong Kong and a co-au
2013年09月17日eco-business.com - Replacing old Hong Kong buses will save hundreds of lives, says studySarah McGhee, a professor of health economics at the University of Hong Kong, said Leung’s findings were credible but his plan’s feasibility was doubtful because it would require bus firms to find HK$8 billion on top of the government’s HK$6 billion subsi
2013年09月17日GlobalSecurity.org - Analysis: Untangling China's aid to AfricaHong Kong University professor Adams Bodomo disagrees with Sanusi, believing that his colonial comparison is flawed. 'We are in a world where everybody has their competitive advantages… We have minerals, they have manufactured goods,' he told IRIN. 'In fa
2013年09月17日GlobalPost - China to West: We don't need your help democratizing Hong KongTo Simon Young of the University of Hong Kong, it’s clear that China wants to draw a line against foreign governments expressing views on the city-state’s future
2013年09月17日Medical Daily - Great Recession Of 2008 Caused Surge In Suicide Rate Among MenResearchers at the University of Hong Kong, University of Bristol, and University of Oxford used data from WHO, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the International Monetary Fund’s “World Economic Outlook” database to gauge the influ
2013年09月17日Zimbabwe Outpost - Myanmar: Faces and Places (by Ian Holliday)In Myanmar, a gradual removal of strict authoritarian controls over the past couple of years has enabled creative artists to give increasingly free rein to their talents.
2013年09月16日Today Online - The long and winding road of Hong Kong’s education changesHong Kong University’s (HKU) Professor Cheng Kai-ming, who was among the forerunners of the education reforms, reiterated that segregating students based on academic ability will always perpetuate social stigma.
2013年09月14日ILGA - 'Let people change sex without surgery'Dr Jens M. Scherpe is a senior lecturer at Cambridge University and a visiting professor at the University of Hong Kong. He is also the principal organiser of a two-day conference on the legal status of transsexual and transgender people that began at HKU
2013年09月13日Today Online - Board games to help pre-schoolers learn MandarinAnother speaker, Professor Tse Shek Kam from the University of Hong Kong, discouraged the rote learning of Chinese characters through repetitive writing exercises. Children, he said, learn better if what they are learning is related to their daily lives
2013年09月13日Firstpost.com - Mr Clean catches China’s graft tigers by the tailThe new administration has taken steps to introduce more transparency and adhere more closely to the rule of law in anti-corruption work, said Zhu Jiangnan, a professor at the University of Hong Kong who has researched corruption in China.
2013年09月12日Bloomberg - Diabetes Ailing 114 Million Chinese Risks Ravaging Health Budget“It’s very scary,” said T.H. Lam, a professor of public health at the University of Hong Kong. “This only represents the beginning of the diabetic epidemic. The worst is yet to come.”
2013年09月12日New Straits Times - Where does Xi stand on the Constitution? Qian Gang, former managing editor of Southern Weekend, one of China's most progressive newspapers, writing last week for the University of Hong Kong's Chinese Media Project, believes it is too early to come to a conclusion.
2013年09月11日Topuniversities.com - QS World University Rankings 2013Compare the world's top universities, sort by region and subject, find the best universities in your academic field, and create your own personalized ranking based on what matters most to you.
2013年09月10日Asian Scientist - Asian Institutions Rise In 2013/2014 QS World University RankingsSecond in Asia was the University of Hong Kong at 26th place, followed by the University of Tokyo at 32th place. Seoul National University came in at 35th place, before The Chinese University of Hong Kong at 39th place.
2013年09月08日The Hindu - Four year UG programme: How Hong Kong varsity did it“I received information back in 2005 that we will be transitioning to the new four-year course in 2012,” said Pro-V-C Prof. Amy B.M. Tsui, explaining how for the first two years she would go to every faculty in the university asking questions like “ what
2013年09月08日Times Higher Education - Social science Academicians announcedThe Academy of Social Sciences has bestowed more than 50 new Academician awards on to leading social scientists.
2013年09月07日Oxford Journals - Mycobacterium abscessus Bacteremia After Receipt of Intravenous Infusate of Cytokine-Induced Killer Cell Therapy for Body Beautification and Health BoostingWe report the first series of Mycobacterium abscessus bacteremia after cytokine-induced killer cell therapy for body beautification and health boosting.
2013年09月04日The Atlantic - China's Constitutional CrisisIn the years since the Tiananmen crackdown in 1989, China’s legal reforms have focused on creating “the rule of law without politics,” said University of Hong Kong Chinese law professor Fu Hualing.
2013年09月02日Yahoo!7 News - Hong Kong's needy children wait for homesProfessor of social work at the University of Hong Kong, Nelson Chow, says today's foster parents are more likely to be be older, with younger couples unable to afford the space they need.
2013年09月02日Bangkok Post - Myanmar army remains a foreign policy powerMyanmar is experiencing a plethora of changes. Its political scene is liberalising rapidly. Political prisoners have been released. Public demonstrations and strikes of workers have been legalised. Please credit and share this article with others using
2013年09月01日News Tribune - China acts to chill interest in independent filmsAuthorities’ targeting of film forums and festivals “is really part of a broader, civil society development that is going on in China,” said David Bandurski, founder of Hong Kong-based Lantern Films and producer of four independent Chinese films.