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Wong is the first Taiwanese winner of the 2021 Welch Award in Chemistry for his breakthrough contributions to enzyme technology—pioneering the successful synthesis of complex polysaccharides, the most abundant carbohydrates found in food.
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- 2021 Welch Award in Chemistry
Academia Sinica President Chi-Huey Wong To Receive 2012 Arthur C. Cope Award
President Chi-Huey Wong of the Academia Sinica in Taiwan has received the 2012 Arthur C. Cope Award for his outstanding achievements in the field of organic chemistry.
Taiwanese Biochemist Wins 2012 Nikkei Asia Prize
Nikkei Inc.'s 2012 Nikkei Asia Prizes have been awarded to Taiwanese biochemist Chi-Huey Wong, Chinese environmental activist Yang Yong, and Sybil Wettasinghe, a Sri Lankan writer and illustrator.
Academica Sinica Warns Of Academic Brain Drain In Taiwan
Taiwan’s Academia Sinica, along with 18 other key leaders in academia, business, arts, and media sectors have issued a declaration, asking the government to address the brain drain crisis in the country.
EMBO & Taiwan’s National Science Council To Collaborate
EMBO, EMBC, and the National Science Council of Taiwan have signed an agreement pledging to increase scientific interaction among their members.