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Academic Collaboration With ANU For Vaccine Development

The HKU-Pasteur Research Pole (HKU-PRP), the School of Public Health of The University of Hong Kong and the Andong National University (ANU), Republic of Korea, have established a formal partnership by signing a memorandum of understanding aimed to advance academic exchange and scientific research. This memorandum lays the groundwork for collaboration between the two institutions in the fields of vaccine development and biotechnology.

The agreement was signed by Professor Leo Poon, Co-Director of the HKU-Pasteur Research Pole, Professor David Bishai, Director of the School of Public Health of The University of Hong Kong, and Professor Sun-Woo Yoon, Project Coordinator of the Glocal University Project Group at ANU.

The collaboration initiated by Professor Sook-San Wong and Professor Sun-Woo Yoon will facilitate the exchange of faculty, staff, and students, particularly those enrolled in master's or doctoral programs in fields such as virology, vaccine biotechnology, and related disciplines.

In addition to personnel exchanges, the MOU provides a framework for organizing joint seminars, conferences, and other scientific meetings. The institutions will also share project-relevant information and technology, as well as explore opportunities for co-developing research initiatives and other forms of cooperation.


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