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HKAP aptamer research receives support from the Theme-based Research Scheme

October 31, 2020

Prof.Zhang attended the national conference on osteoporosis and bonemineral salt diseases

October 22, 2019

U.S. FDA grants orphan drug designation to the novel aptamer drug discovered by Prof. Ge Zhang and Prof. Aiping Lyu of HKBU

October 22, 2019

TMBJ members attended the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR) 2019 annual meeting at Orlando, USA in September 19-23

October 01, 2019

Students from A-School participated in the Biomedicine Workshop held by HKAP during summer

August 20, 2019

Teachers and students from A-School visited HKAP on May 6, 2019.

May 05, 2019

Our Research Work on CRISPR/Cas9 in vivo delivery was highlighted by ASIA RESEARCH NEWS magazine

January 14, 2019

Professor Tan Weihong visited our international aptamer platform

January 25, 2019

A team from Hong Kong Baptist University, scored impressive successes in the 2018 international Bio-molecular Design Competition (BIOMOD) held in the US.

October 27, 2018

Copy Of -Core members from the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area International Research Platform develop a precision medicine-based bone anabolic strategy

August 23, 2018

Two excellent middle students get a volunteer summer internship in Hong Kong Baptist University

July 06, 2017

HKBU undergraduate students win two awards at international competition under the supervision of Prof. Zhang Ge

November 10, 2016

Nobel Prize Laureate Sir Fraser Stoddart visited our platform

November 27, 2017

Prof. Zhang Ge was awarded the President’s Award for Outstanding Performance in Scholarly Work

May 24, 2018

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HKAP members were invited to attend the 2019 RNAi China Conference

October 22, 2019

President Zhang Baoxian of Increase Innovation Medicine visited HKAP on February 23, 2019.

February 22, 2019

Undergraduate student from Prof. Ge Zhang lab admitted to University of Oxford as DPhil Candidiate

August 31, 2016

Postgraduate students won the first prize and third prize in the 15th “challenge Cup” National Undergraduate Curricular Academic Science and Technology

November 22, 2017

Under Dr. Kangning Ren's mentoring for a year, Anjini Karthik,a high school student, has successfully applied to Stanford University

October 05, 2015

Prof. Zhang and team members participated in the space life-science project on the Tianzhou-1 aircraft

July 01, 2017

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The second generation of osteoblast-targeted delivery system was employed in the “Tianzhou-1” cargo spacecraft project


Prof. Zhang Ge and his project team members in Wen Chang Launch Center: Arrival


Prof. Zhang Ge and his project team members 
in Wen Chang Launch Center: Interviewed by Focus Report of CCTV 

This finding has been highly appreciated in the Nature Publishing Group academic journals


06 February, 2012

Nature Medicine

Building bones by knocking down genes


02 March, 2012

Nature Reviews Rheumatology 

Therapy: Silencing inhibitors of bone formation


This publication has been highlighted in the Nature Publishing Group academic journals


24 February, 2015

Nature Reviews Endocrinology

Therapy: Aptamer–lipid nanoparticle conjugates for RNAi in bone

28 April, 2017

Nature Reviews Drug Discover

Aptamers as targeted therapeutics: current potential and challenges


24 February, 2015

Nature Reviews Rheumatology 

Therapy: Targeted delivery of packaged siRNA promotes osteogenesis


Media reports about A water-soluble nucleolin aptamer-paclitaxel conjugate for tumor-specific targeting in ovarian cancer

Media reports about Tumor cell-targeted delivery of CRISPR/Cas9 by aptamer-functionalized lipopolymer for therapeutic genome editing of VEGFA in osteosarcoma

HKBU scholars invent award-winning portable device for quick and accurate detection of lead contamination in water within 10 minutes

Media reports about Whole-Teflon microfluidic chips

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