Highlights

Save the Earth, Reduce Plastic Waste in the Time of the Online-food Ordering Frenzy — the Environmental Research Institute, Chulalongkorn University (ERIC) Recommends How

Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, the online food-ordering business has grown exponentially in parallel with the amount of plastic waste generated that has seen a 60% increase. The Environmental Research Institute, Chulalongkorn University (ERIC) points out that it is high time for all sectors to help reduce waste through the 3 Re Principles.

First in the World! King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital Successfully Treats a Breast Cancer Patient with Immunotherapy

Queen Sirikit Center for Breast Cancer, King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital, Thai Red Cross Society (Chulalongkorn Hospital) has become the world’s first institution to have successfully used immunotherapy to treat a breast cancer patient who is now in complete remission with minimal side effects and uplifted quality of life.

A Novel Strip Test Kit to Detect 5 Types of Prohibited Meat in Halal Food in One Go

An all-in-one Strip Test — a fast, easy and accurate test kit to detect the DNA of 5 forbidden meat in a single test is the latest innovation from the Chula Halal Science Center.

Continuing Education, Skills Enhancement, and Self-Reliance: Essential Ingredients for an Aging Society

In about 9 years, Thai society will reach its peak of the aging society curve. The labor market, employment, wages, and salary structures will change. Chula researchers recommend self-reliance and continuing education to avoid unemployment and becoming obsolete.

Make merit with CUVET’s Animal Cadaver Donation Center by Donating Your Dead Pets’ Bodies for Veterinary Science Students

When our beloved pet that is like a family member dies, the last possible merit we could make together is to donate its body to the Faculty of Veterinary Science’s (CUVET’s) Animal Cadaver Donation Center to be studied by veterinary science students for the purpose of animal research.

Chula Launches Mind Space & Mind Café – New Mental Wellness Platforms for Students

Now Open! Mind Café and Mind Space, the latest mental wellness platforms for Chula students during the time of social distancing to help them cope with the stress of life, studies, and relationships.

Chula to Accelerate Research on “Rutin” — An Herbal Extract Against COVID-19

Chula researchers have found that “rutin” extract from orange peel can kill the COVID-19 virus. They are developing it into drugs while pointing out that drug research is still necessary along with vaccine research and suggesting that Thai people should adjust their views on herbs to create added value.

UVC Sterilizer – A Must-Have in the New Normal

The magical ultraviolet C (UVC) sterilizing devices are proven to kill 99.99% of germs, but may pose a risk of skin cancer and cataracts, Chula professors cautioned consumers to use them carefully and by being fully informed.

The sense of kinship and warmth found in the Chula community is priceless and a treasure worth keeping.

Prof. Dr. Pornanong Aramwit Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chulalongkorn University