About Institute

In 2009, the School established the Centre for Cancer and Inflammation Research (CCIR), which sets out to search for the causes of cancer and inflammatory conditions as well as novel therapeutic strategies by combining Chinese medicine and modern scientific technology, with the aim of pursuing innovative research in contributing to the health of human kind.
Riding on the rapid development of Chinese medicine, the Centre concentrates its research on the most commonly occurring types of cancers and inflammatory conditions in Hong Kong, such as lung cancer, breast cancer, colorectal cancer and rheumatoid arthritis, by leveraging on the experts, ……more

Message from Director

Welcome to visit homepage of Shum Yiu Foon Sum Bik Chuen Memorial Centre for Cancer and Inflammation Research(CCIR) Through this website, we hope to provide you with more information and resource that will assist you in acquiring knowledge about common cancerous and inflammatory diseases as well as getting to know our institute and also share some data service in the meanwhile.
The CCIR is to function as a unit to integrate academic resource ……more