KAUST R3T News
28 July, 2022KAUST visiting professor collaborates with KAUST faculty and staff to study Saudi air quality
KAUST Smart-Health Initiative has been honored to host Junfeng (Jim) Zhang at KAUST during his sabbatical. Prof. Zhang has been developing several air pollution studies in collaboration with KAUST faculty and staff.
03 July, 2022Stem cells reveal underpinnings of rare immune disease
Abnormal protein tied to Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome found to control gene splicing.
23 November, 2021First 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.
15 November, 2021MD-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.
30 June, 2020تقنية 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.
19 September, 2021KAUST-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.
15 April, 2021Magistretti features at U.S.-K.S.A. Business Forum
KAUST Distinguished Professor Pierre Magistretti, Director of the newly launched Smart-Health Initiative, took part in a virtual event put on by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Ministry of Investment.
20 December, 2020KAUST and Johnson & Johnson sign dengue fever research collaboration agreement
KAUST announced a collaboration with Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson to explore opportunities for research and innovation in the area of neglected tropical diseases, with a focus on dengue fever.
25 August, 2020Duarte on COVID-19 ecosystem rebound
KAUST PIs to contribute through their research capabilities to alleviate the COVID-19 pandemic, efforts coordinated by Donal Bradley, KAUST vice president for research, and Pierre Magistretti, KAUST dean of the Biological and Environmental Science and Engineering division, mobilized a group of faculty to form the Rapid Research Response Team (R3T).