• Stephen Chung: UIC internal fund "Laboratory for Health Promotion Mechanism of Medicinal Food and Folk Remedy", funded (RMB 310,000) as Key Lab Funding (2012. 1-2013.12), Project Code: UICRG2011-12. (PI)
  • Stephen Chung, Bruce Xu, Robbie Chan. UIC internal fund "Novel mechanism of 2-deoxy-D-glucose mediated cancer treatment", funded (RMB 188,000) (2012. 1-2013.12). (PI)
  • Baojun Xu: Internal Fund "Safety evaluation of traditional Chinese fermented foods ", funded (RMB 50,000) as the highest category (aims to support key and strategic research projects of the college, which may lead to cutting edge in scientific research on the world stage) internal research grant of United International College (2010. 7-2012. 7), Project Code: R201003 (PI).
  • Baojun Xu: External Fund "Physicochemical properties and health efficacy assessment of cosmetic ingredients and end-products", funded (RMB 200, 000). Project code: UIC , funded by Guangzhou Jiaolan Cosmetic Co. Ltd. (PI)
  • Baojun Xu: Provincial Fund "Molecular mechanisms of sub-tropical fruits in interfering lipid metabolism", funded (RMB 50,000) by Nature Science Fund of Guangdong Province (2012.10-2014.10). Project code: S2012010008961. (Proposal written in Chinese) (PI).
  • Karen Poon: UIC internal fund "Explore the optimal utilization of algae in food and environmental applications". (RMB 97,000; 2012-2015), Project Code: R201207 (PI).
  • Karen Poon: UIC internal fund "To investigate the mechanism exhibited by local agricultural plant species to antagonize against the environmental contaminants" (RMB 8,000; 2010-2011), project code: R201014 (PI).
  • Karen Poon: Enrichment of Vitamin B12 in fermented soya bean products. (RMB 20,000; 2010-2011) Principal Investigator, Research Grant funded by Café de Coral company (R1002).
  • Bo Lei: UIC internal fund"Investigations of the industrial compatible aqueous purification techniques and identification of the intrinsic stabilizing factors for nattokinase to be used as a functional food ingredient", funded (RMB 50,000) as the highest category, (2011. 5-2013. 5), project code: UIC 2011 (PI).
  • Chunfai Yu: "Synthesis of Polyhydroxyalkanoate (PHA) Nanocapsules as Protein Drug Carriers;funded by UIC internal grant; funded RMB 25,000,project code: UIC R2010 –3-11;2010. 5-2011.4.