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Harbin establishes gene innovation and development center

Updated : 2018-02-08

By Yang Min ( chinadaily.com.cn )

The Northeast China Gene Innovation and Development Center was established in Harbin, Heilongjiang province on Feb 6. It is expected to become a new economic driving force of the city and serve businesses in the three provinces of Northeast China region.

The center is located in Harbin Economic and Technological Development Zone, which will provide services for businesses in biopharmaceutical and medical fields, including technological support, training, legal affairs, financing, venture capital and external liaison service.

Currently, nine companies and research institutions have signed agreements to settle in the center, such as Predicine Medical Science and Technology Company and the genome center affiliated to Harbin Medical University.

Yang Baofeng, academician of Harbin Medical University, along with Doctor Jia Shidong from Predicine Medical Science and Technology Company, attended the opening ceremony of the center held on Feb 6.

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Yang Baofeng, academician of Harbin Medical University, Doctor Jia Shidong from Predicine Medical Science and Technology Company, along with officials from Harbin Economic and Technological Development Zone, pose for a group photo at the opening ceremony of the Northeast China Gene Innovation and Development Center held in Harbin on Feb 6.[Photo/Chinanews.com]

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Opening ceremony of the Northeast China Gene Innovation and Development Center is held in Harbin on Feb 6.[Photo/Chinanews.com]

 

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