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Community pharmacy, also known as retail pharmacy, is the most common type of pharmacy that allows the public access to their medications and advice about their health. Traditionally known as a chemist, it is the healthcare facility that is responsible for the provision of pharmaceutical service to a specific community group or region.
Novel protein could improve treatment outcomes after heart attacks

Novel protein could improve treatment outcomes after heart attacks

A gene that impacts the development of bone cancer in children discovered

A gene that impacts the development of bone cancer in children discovered

Researchers prove that drugs designed for bacteria have the potential to act on human cells

Researchers prove that drugs designed for bacteria have the potential to act on human cells

Researchers suggest new strategies for finding drugs that neutralize key enzymes

Researchers suggest new strategies for finding drugs that neutralize key enzymes

Study could help develop peptide siRNA carrier for human oral cancer

Study could help develop peptide siRNA carrier for human oral cancer

Researchers gain new insights into the physiological functions of APP protein

Researchers gain new insights into the physiological functions of APP protein

Microorganisms isolated from soil samples could help identify potential new antibiotics

Microorganisms isolated from soil samples could help identify potential new antibiotics

Developing a portable tool to detect street drug ‘spice’

Developing a portable tool to detect street drug ‘spice’

Low K777 concentrations inhibit cathepsin L and reduce SARS-CoV-2’s ability to infect host cell lines

Low K777 concentrations inhibit cathepsin L and reduce SARS-CoV-2’s ability to infect host cell lines

New substance could improve the treatment of drug-resistant cancers

New substance could improve the treatment of drug-resistant cancers

Gut microbiome alterations help melanoma patients to respond to immunotherapy

Gut microbiome alterations help melanoma patients to respond to immunotherapy

Study provides insights into genetic landscape of common inherited kidney disease

Study provides insights into genetic landscape of common inherited kidney disease

Components of Neanderthals' gut microbiota are essential for human health

Components of Neanderthals' gut microbiota are essential for human health

HKU researchers develop new drug discovery strategy targeting membrane proteins on live cells

HKU researchers develop new drug discovery strategy targeting membrane proteins on live cells

Researchers investigate microbiome-mediated therapies for aging and health span

Researchers investigate microbiome-mediated therapies for aging and health span

Scientists identify new target to deliver anti-cancer drugs to tumor cells

Scientists identify new target to deliver anti-cancer drugs to tumor cells

Scientists identify biosynthetic genes  involved in the production of usnic acid in lichens

Scientists identify biosynthetic genes involved in the production of usnic acid in lichens

Study shows tRNA fragments play a key role in ischemic stroke

Study shows tRNA fragments play a key role in ischemic stroke

A genetic shortcut to help visualize proteins at work

A genetic shortcut to help visualize proteins at work

Study: Painkillers interfere with auxin flow essential for developmental processes in plants

Study: Painkillers interfere with auxin flow essential for developmental processes in plants