A 2016 Nobel Prize in Chemistry has been awarded to University of Edinburgh alumnus Professor Sir Fraser Stoddart. The prize was awarded jointly to Professor Stoddart, Jean-Pierre Sauvage and Bernard Feringa "for the design and synthesis of molecular machines".
On June 16, Vice Principal of University of Edinburgh Prof. Sir John Savill paid a visit to International Campus in Haining, accompanied by Vice Executive President and Dean of International Campus Prof. Song Yonghua, Vice President and Vice Executive Dean of International Campus Prof.
Research team led by Prof. OUYANG of the Dr. Li Dak Sum & Yip Yio Chin Center for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine, School of Basic Medical Sciences, Zhejiang University reported a new mechanism involved in soft tissue ectopic calcification.
Research by collaboration of Prof. Shumin Duan and Hao Wang from institution of neuroscience, basic medical school discovered new circuit mechanisms for innate fear. This study is published online on Jan 4th, 2016 at Nature Neuroscience.