Newsletter No. 542

10 # 5 4 2 | 0 4 . 0 9 . 2 0 1 9 ‘It’s almost like we’ve only turned the first 10 pages of the dictionary, and what we know so far could all be wrong.’ Prof. Nelson Tang of the Department of Chemical Pathology cautions on the use of genetic testing to determine genealogy and predict disease (Nan-Hie In, ‘DNA testing to check for risk of diseases such as cancer, Alzheimer’s: a satisfied customer, worried doctors’, , 24 August 2019) p.08 「文學院擁有一眾出色的教師、學者及 研究員,不少更為世界知名的學者。 我期待與這支優秀的團隊合作,為本地、 亞洲以至全世界人文學科之間的交流及 跨學科研究作出貢獻。」 新任文學院院長 唐小兵教授 p.08 ‘I look forward to working with the outstanding teachers and experienced administrators of the Graduate School to contribute to CUHK’s graduate teaching and academic research development and bring forth more talent for society.’ Prof. Anthony Tak Cheung Chan newly appointed Dean of the Graduate School p.04 ‘Painting and surgery share many parallels. Both require meticulous planning and breaking down large problems into a series of smaller, achievable issues.’ Dr. Randolph Wong accomplished cardiothoracic surgeon, researcher, academic and artist 「長跑和讀書都可相輔相成。例如實驗証明,老鼠 持續探索不同地方,令海馬體變大增加記憶力,亦有 研究指出的士司機的海馬體較大,而海馬體變大有利 記憶力,所以經常探索新路段的長跑選手記憶力會 較好,對讀書自然有幫助。」 心理學系 周漢聶 談如何「兩棲」於長跑與讀書 (《香港01》,2019年8月17日) p.06 ‘What I expect of my children is that they should be righteous, kind, warm-hearted, and cooperative. These qualities are more important than hard knowledge.’ paediatrician Dr. Emily Hung on parenting ‘The findings enable the large scale production and translation of single chain polymeric nanomaterials, which could only be produced in limited yield by conventional methods in the past, into a wide array of applications such as biomedicine, catalysis, and biosensing.’ Prof. Bian Liming of the Department of Biomedical Engineering on his novel method of preparing single chain nanomaterial 的 矢 錄 / R emarkables