KAUST News

23 November, 2021

First MD-Ph.D. program in Saudi Arabia

Top medical students from AlFaisal University will undertake their Ph.D. degree at KAUST to obtain the necessary training needed to conduct basic research and the implementation of smart-health tools and methods in the Saudi healthcare delivery system.

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15 November, 2021

MD-Ph.D. Program

The goal of this program is to offer Saudi and resident students of medicine at Al-Faisal University state-of-the-art educational and research facilities. The program is tailored to those who aspire to build their careers as physician-scientists and will be the leaders of tomorrow.

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19 September, 2021

KAUST-developed COVID-19 test kit ready for University community

President Chan receives the Kingdom’s first, KAUST-developed COVID-19 RT-PCR test, processed by KAUST startup Noor DX.

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21 June, 2021

Making the invisible, visible

Early in Ivan Viola’s career he was fascinated by how we are able to model and visualize incredibly complex systems, bigger than the mind can imagine or smaller than the eyes can see.

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21 June, 2021

Flattening the sentimental curve

Professors at KAUST are employing differential equations and machine learning to help understand what’s coming next in the Covid-19 pandemic.

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08 June, 2021

Workshop highlights mammalian brain research

Global experts and participants in the field of brain research gathered online for a two-day conference, Integrative modeling of brain energy metabolism, presented by the Blue Brain Project Alliance.

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In the media

25 August, 2021

How Saudi Arabia plans to make up to 7m vaccine doses a year

The man behind the kingdom’s vaccine-development center is building an entire industry from scratch.

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30 June, 2020

تقنية سعودية للكشف عن فيروس كورونا بدقة عالية وفي أقل من 15 دقيقة

باحثون من جامعة الملك عبد الله السعودية يطورون مُستشعرًا كهروكيميائيًّا من الجيل الثاني يمكنه الكشف عن البروتينات الفيروسية لفيروسي ميرس وكورونا المستجد.. دون الحاجة إلى معامل مجهزة وتحضيرات شاقة وأشخاص ذوي خبرة.

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02 June, 2021

Transistors spot single SARS-CoV-2 spike proteins

A new sensor, based on organic transistors, combines speed and accuracy in detecting single-molecule antigens belonging to the viruses that cause COVID-19 and MERS.

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22 April, 2020

مختبرات «كاوست» توقف نشاطها البحثي وتتفرغ لأبحاث «كوفيد ـ 19»

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22 April, 2020

Saudi university research team leads global fight against COVID-19

KAUST President Dr. Tony Chan said the university’s research community had come together to offer its expertise on a number of fronts in the battle against COVID-19.

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22 April, 2020

«كاوست» تشارك في إيجاد آليات لتسريع عمليات تشخيص المصابين بـ «كوفيد-19»

رئيس جامعة الملك عبدالله للعلوم والتقنية: لسنا كشركات الأدوية.. ونعمل مع «الصحة» و«وقاية» لمكافحة «كورونا»

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15 April, 2020

نشرة الرابعة | علماء كاوست يواجهون كورونا باستخدام الذكاء الاصطناعي

يجري فريق عالمي متخصص من جامعة كاوست غرب السعودية ابحاثا لاستخدام الذكاء الاصطناعي في فهم فيروس كورونا الباحثون في كاوست يسعون للكشف عن نقاط الضعف غير المعروفة في فيروس كورونا اضافة لبحث خيارات جديدة لكبح انتشاره السريع.

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08 April, 2020

أمل جديد.. دراسة جينوم كورونا فى جامعة سعودية يقود إلى لقاح للعلاج فى هذا الموعد

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13 April, 2020

Resource center helps virology researchers

The Chinese Academy of Sciences' resource center, which pools all genome sequence data and related information about the novel coronavirus, has proved popular with researchers worldwide.

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28 May, 2020

This filter for the front of an N95 mask could make it reusable

Scientists came up with an experimental virus-blocking membrane that can be discarded so doctors can use the mask again.

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17 May, 2020

How to really flatten the coronavirus curve

Professors at KAUST are employing differential equations and machine learning to help understand what’s coming next in the Covid-19 pandemic.

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