Haematology & Oncology

Principal Investigator: Prof CK Li & Prof KT Leung

Research Team: Dr Kathy Chan, Ms Jasmine Yu, Ms Yvonne Chu, Mr John Lai

RGP student: Miss Sally Zhang (PhD), Miss Paroni Fan (MPhil) and Mr Jimmy Li (MPhil)

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The Children’s Cancer Centre is one of the largest paediatric oncology units in Hong Kong. We are the coordinating centre for various multi-national collaborative studies.

Ongoing research includes: 

  • Pharmacogenetics of chemotherapy tolerance

  • Biomarkers of chemotherapy-induced neuropathy

  • Molecular mechanisms of hematopoietic stem cell homing,
    engraftment and mobilization

  • Development of novel targeted therapy for pediatric leukemia