NeuroXess, a brain-computer interface (BCI) company based in Shanghai, announced on December 28 that it has completed round-A financing worth several hundred million yuan.
Nature, one of the world's top science journals, released its "Nature's 10" list of 2022 on December 14. Chinese genomics researcher Yunlong (Richard) Cao was named in the list. He helped track the evolution of the novel coronavirus and predicted some mutations that led to a new variant.
On November 30, a Chinese research team published a paper entitled "A membrane-based seawater electron for hydrogen generation" in Nature, which has solved an important problem of hydrogen production by direct electrolysis of seawater.
He Jiankui, a Chinese scientist who announced in 2018 the successful birth of the world's first genetically-edited babies, declared the establishment of a new laboratory in Beijing, where he plans to engage in scientific research on gene therapy for rare genetic diseases.
Yi Ma, a Professor at the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences at the University of California, Berkeley, announced that "Starting in Jan. 1, I will serve as the director of a new Institute of Data Science of Hong Kong University."
Mathematician Yitang (Tom) Zhang posted a long article on November 10. He shared his own research experience, life and current state of mind and feelings.
Yitang (Tom) Zhang, a Chinese-American mathematician, recently disclosed that he has proven the longstanding Landau-Siegel zeros conjecture. Behind an aura of many achievements is Zhang's lifetime of focusing on mathematics like a hermit.
On the morning of April 4th, OPPO announced the official establishment of the OPPO Research Institute, with its headquarter in Shenzhen and other six other branches in different cities.