Prof Kwok-Yung YUEN and Prof Malik PEIRIS awarded 2021 Future Science Prize
Prof Kwok-Yung Yuen (left) and Prof Malik Peiris (right)
Prof Kwok-Yung Yuen and Prof Malik Peiris, Founding Members of The Hong Kong Academy of Sciences, are awarded the 2021 Future Science Prize in life sciences for their seminal contributions to the understanding of emerging infectious diseases from SARS in 2003 to COVID-19, which lead to more effective responses and strategies in controlling these diseases.
More information on Prof Yuen can be found from this link: http://www.ashk.org.hk/en/ourMembers/details/27
More information on Prof Peiris can be found from this link: http://www.ashk.org.hk/en/ourMembers/details/25
Information on the Future Science Prize is available through the following link: http://www.futureprize.org/en/nav/detail/1053.html