Chuen Yan Cheng

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Prof Chuen Yan Cheng
Born (1954-06-18) June 18, 1954 (age 60)
Hong Kong, China
Nationality Chinese-American
Fields Biotechnology
Institutions Rockefeller University
Alma mater

Chinese University of Hong Kong (B.Sc.))

University of Newcastle, Australia (Ph.D.)
Known for Male contraceptive drug
Notable awards

Richard E. Weizman Memorial Award

Best Scientific Paper Award

Chuen Yan Cheng is the inventor of a male contraceptive drug called Adjudin,[1][2][3][4] which is the first male contraceptive drug on the market now[dubious ] finished with clinical trials showing no side-effects.[5][6]


  1. ^ "Obsessed Scientist Finally Throttles 'Em! Non-Paternity Potion". The New York Observer. Retrieved 2008-09-28. 
  2. ^ "Future male "pill" targets testicles". Retrieved 2008-09-28. 
  3. ^ "Male pill - Science Base". Retrieved 2008-09-28. 
  4. ^ "Seed: The Hunt for Male Birth Control". Retrieved 2008-09-28. 
  5. ^ Connor, Steve (2006-10-30). "Trials for alternative male Pill show no side-effects". The Independent (London). Retrieved 2008-09-28. 
  6. ^ "Male Contraceptive Drug in the Works". Retrieved 2008-09-28. [dead link]

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