Annual Report 2019—20

社会责任 Civic Responsibilities 45 预防新冠肺炎益生菌组合配方 医学院利用大数据分析及机器学习,研 发益生菌组合配方,纾缓肠道微生态失 衡的问题。医学院发现新冠肺炎患者肠 道内缺乏一系列益生菌,而该益生菌组 合配方将有助提高免疫力,预防新冠肺 炎及其他病毒感染。 Probiotic Formula to Prevent COVID-19 By using big data analysis and machine learning, the Faculty of Medicine developed a probiotic formula that addresses imbalance in gut microbiota (dysbiosis). The Faculty of Medicine discovered that a series of good bacteria is missing in the gut of COVID-19 patients. The probiotic formula is expected to boost immunity against COVID-19 and other viral infections.