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 Owen release 1

The outstanding research achievement of Dr Owen Ko encourages students to explore their full potential in areas of medical research and benefit the community at large.


With research on synaptic connections in the neocortex, Dr. Owen Ko, a year 5 medical student of the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) is selected as one of the runners-up in this year’s Eppendorf & Science Prize for Neurobiology. Being the Hong Kong’s first scientist to snatch this honour, Owen’s winning entry concluding his research achievement has been published in the prestigious scientific journal Science. Owen will be presented the award in Washington, D.C. on 16 November 2014.

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Singtao Daily