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CRUK fund project on infections and cancer risks

Aug 16, 2017 12:00 AM

CKB has been awarded a project grant by the Cancer Research UK to assess and quantify the role of different H. pylori antigens and other infectious pathogens in the risks of cardia and non-cardia gastric cancer and oesophageal cancer subtypes in Chinese adults.

Annual CKB Research Day

Apr 4, 2017 12:00 AM

The CKB held its annual event to showcase the resource on the 4th April 2017.

JAMA: Chinese adults with diabetes lose nine years of life

Jan 17, 2017 4:00 PM

In China, people with diabetes diagnosed in middle age lose, on average, nine years of life, according to new research published in the January 17 issue of JAMA. This is mainly due to inadequate treatment, particularly in rural areas.