46 Chinese scientists have received science and technology awards from the Ho Leung Ho Lee Foundation this year.
The Consortium of China 9 has signed the Hefei Statement with US, Australian and European counterparts, pledging to promote the foundational value of higher education.
Scientists have uncovered the structure of a key portion of the MERS coronavirus, revealing how it attaches itself to cells in the human body.
Dogs may have been domesticated for thousands of years longer than previously estimated, scientists say.
China is fast becoming a global leader in scientific publishing and scientific research, according to the Nature Publishing Index 2011 China published last week.