Teaching News

25 Mar 2015

The 12th HKU-Pasteur Virology Course will focus on outbreaks (12-24 July 2015): New Deadline for applications 5 May 2015

The theme of the 12th HKU-Pasteur Virology Course (12- 24 July 2015) will focus on “Outbreaks” with particular emphasis on hemorrhagic fevers. 

As the most devastating outbreak of Ebola virus...

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Teaching News

12 Mar 2015

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Croucher Summer Course:  Advanced Imaging - From System Biology to Single Cell & Single Molecule Analysis

Application form     Tips for a successful application

The 1st Croucher Summer Course on Advanced Imaging - From System Biology to Single Cell & Single Molecule Analysis will be co-organised by...

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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Croucher Summer Course:  Advanced Imaging - From System Biology to Single Cell & Single Molecule Analysis

Research News

09 Mar 2015

Junior Group Leader position open at HKU-Pasteur Research Pole

The HKU-Pasteur Research Pole and the School of Public Health of the University of Hong Kong invite applications for appointment as Research Assistant Professor (RAP) in the School of Public...

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Junior Group Leader position open at HKU-Pasteur Research Pole

Research News

14 Apr 2015

Dr Hui-Ling Yen of HKU and Dr Simon Cauchemez of Institut Pasteur are the recipients of an award from the AXA Research Fund to conduct research on infectious diseases in Asia

These awards are part of the new academic research programs supported by AXA Research Fund.

Dr Hui-Ling Yen, Assistant Professor at the School of Public Health of HKU and formerly an honorary ...

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Dr Hui-Ling Yen of HKU and Dr Simon Cauchemez of Institut Pasteur are the recipients of an award from the AXA Research Fund to conduct research on infectious diseases in Asia

HKU-PRP News

Research News

08 Apr 2015

Malik Peiris and co-workers develop a new pseudoviral particle neutralization assay against Ebola

Scientists of the Center of Influenza Research at HKU and the HKU-Pasteur Research Pole, in collaboration with the University of Wisconsin and the University of Tokyo have developed a safe assay ...

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Malik Peiris and co-workers develop a new pseudoviral particle neutralization assay against Ebola

Research News

01 Apr 2015

16/04: Public Seminar on “Host-Pathogen Interactions in Tuberculosis” by Dr Neyrolles

Dr Olivier Neyrolles (Institute of Pharmacology and Structural Biology (IPBS, France) will give a seminar entitled:

“Host-Pathogen Interactions in Tuberculosis”

Date:

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16/04: Public Seminar on “Host-Pathogen Interactions in Tuberculosis” by Dr Neyrolles

Network News

17 Apr 2015

Four Hong Kong researchers are about to leave to Institut Pasteur, Paris

The four successful candidates, Dr WONG Sarah, Dr TSENG Felice, Mr LAI Peter and Ms KWAN Karen are about, thanks to the L'Oreal Scholarship, to commence their internship at Institut Pasteur, Paris. ...

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Four Hong Kong researchers are about to leave to Institut Pasteur, Paris

Network News

14 Apr 2015

14-16/10, 2015 International Scientific Symposium Institut Pasteur International Network - Registration now Open!

Call for abstracts    Preliminary Program

The 2015 session of the International Scientific Symposium of the Institut Pasteur International Network, will bring together in Paris the scientists ...

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14-16/10, 2015 International Scientific Symposium Institut Pasteur International Network - Registration now Open!

Network News

02 Apr 2015

Fleming Fund launched to tackle global problem of anti-microbial resistance to drugs

In response to the initial recommendations of the O’Neill review “Tackling a global health crisis: Initial steps, the UK Government has launched the Fleming Fund to tackle the growing problem of ...

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Fleming Fund launched to tackle global problem of anti-microbial resistance to drugs

Teaching News

25 Mar 2015

The 12th HKU-Pasteur Virology Course will focus on outbreaks (12-24 July 2015): New Deadline for applications 5 May 2015

The theme of the 12th HKU-Pasteur Virology Course (12- 24 July 2015) will focus on “Outbreaks” with particular emphasis on hemorrhagic fevers. 

As the most devastating outbreak of Ebola virus disease is still ongoing, the course will discuss ...

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Teaching News

12 Mar 2015

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Croucher Summer Course:  Advanced Imaging - From System Biology to Single Cell & Single Molecule Analysis

Application form     Tips for a successful application

The 1st Croucher Summer Course on Advanced Imaging - From System Biology to Single Cell & Single Molecule Analysis will be co-organised by HKU-Pasteur Research Pole, Li Ka Shing Faculty of ...

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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Croucher Summer Course:  Advanced Imaging - From System Biology to Single Cell & Single Molecule Analysis

Teaching News

04 Mar 2015

04/03: Public Seminar by Pr Felix Rey

Pr Felix REY (Institut Pasteur, France) will give a public seminar entitled:

"A vulnerable site of the envelope protein of dengue virus suggest new strategies for vaccine design"

Date:
Wednesday, 4 March 2015

Time:
15:30 - 17:00

Venue: ...

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04/03: Public Seminar by Pr Felix Rey

HKU-PRP News

Research News

08 Apr 2015

Malik Peiris and co-workers develop a new pseudoviral particle neutralization assay against Ebola

Scientists of the Center of Influenza Research at HKU and the HKU-Pasteur Research Pole, in collaboration with the University of Wisconsin and the University of Tokyo have developed a safe assay that can detect neutralizing antibody to Ebola virus in a biosafety level-2 containment.

Ebola...

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Malik Peiris and co-workers develop a new pseudoviral particle neutralization assay against Ebola

HKU-PRP News

Research News

17 Mar 2015

Suki Lee recognized for her contribution to the understanding of influenza A virus pathogenesis

Suki Lee, a Group Leader of HKU-Pasteur Research Pole has recently received the Most Promising Young Researcher Award from Hong Kong Food and Health Bureau, in recognition of her contribution to the understanding of influenza A virus pathogenesis. 

Suki Lee recognized for her contribution to the understanding of influenza A virus pathogenesis

HKU-PRP News

Research News

12 Mar 2015

The Great Escape: Ming Yuan Li and co-workers find that dengue virus uses cellular receptors to move outside of the cell.

The paper, “KDEL Receptors Assist Dengue Virus Exit from theEndoplasmic Reticulum”, published in the journal Cell Reports and the feature was on the cover of the current issue.

Dengue, a mosquito-borne viral disease, is a major health concern in Asia and South America. Clinical manifestations...

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The Great Escape: Ming Yuan Li and co-workers find that dengue virus uses cellular receptors to move outside of the cell.