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Celebrating Groundbreaking Science With The Asian Scientist 100

The exceptional researchers featured on the Asian Scientist 100 (2023 Edition) are pushing the boundaries of their fields and improving the lives of people and the environment we live in.

Women Wunderkinds

To celebrate this year’s International Day of Women and Girls in Science, we take a look at eight shining examples of scientific excellence in Asia.

Tracking The Trackers

Given the diversity of Asia, it's no surprise that COVID-19 tracking apps across the continent are also powered by an assortment of frontier technologies.

Asia’s Scientific Trailblazers: Sham Mai Har

After navigating a career full of surprising opportunities, Chinese University of Hong Kong Pro-Vice-Chancellor Sham Mai Har is now building a research culture that empowers rising scientists.

HKU’s Ron Hui Named UK Royal Academy Of Engineering Fellow

Professor Hui was recognized for his research on environmentally-friendly technologies, energy saving features and reduction of electronic waste.

Driving Toward More Efficient Organic Solar Cells

Scientists have developed organic solar cells which can convert 9.5 percent of sunlight's energy to electricity.

Karolinska Institutet Establishes Regenerative Medicine Facility In Hong Kong

The newly opened Ming Wai Lau Center for Reparative Medicine is the Karolinska Institutet's first research hub in Asia.

Chinese Agricultural Scientist Awarded LUI Che Woo Prize

Professor Yuan Longping was one of three laureates to receive the LUI Che Woo Prize - Prize for World Civilization 2016.

Herbal Drug Proves Effective Against AML

A drug from a plant used in traditional Chinese medicine could help leukemia patients who are resistant to existing treatment.

Less Shoe, More Muscle

Running in minimalist shoes can increase and strengthen leg and foot muscle volume, according to a new study.