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[08-02-2018]China and France will conduct advanced joint research by using the Wuhan P4 laboratory

At the invitation of Mr. Xi Jinping, President of the People's Republic of China, Mr. Emmanuel Macron, President of the French Republic, made a state visit to the People's Republic of China from 8 to 10 January 2018. The two heads of state had in-depth exchanges of views on bilateral relations and major international issues and decided to bring the close and enduring comprehensive strategic par...

[17-01-2018]Top-level biosafety lab begins work

China has put its first level-four biosafety laboratory into operation, capable of conducting experiments with highly pathogenic microorganisms that can cause fatal diseases, according to the national health authority. Level four is the highest biosafety level, used for diagnostic work and research on easily transmitted pathogens that can cause fatal diseases, including the Ebola virus.

[05-12-2017]2017 International Workshop on Biosafety Laboratory Managementand Experimental Techniques was hel...

From October 18 to 28, "2017 International Workshop on Biosafety Laboratory Management and Experimental Techniques" was held in Wuhan, Hubei by Wuhan Institute of Virology, Chinese Academy of Sciences. More than 20 trainees from China, Pakistan, Kazakhstan, Thailand, Sri Lanka, Egypt, Kenya, Serbia, Hungary and other countries attended the workshop.

[05-12-2017]Prof. Shi Peiyong was selected as a member of the Overseas Expert Board of Chinese Academy of Sci...

Recently, the Bureau of Personnel of Chinese Academy of Sciences announced the member list of the 2017 Overseas Expert Board. The selected candidate from University of Texas Medical School, Prof. Shi Peiyong, recommended by Wuhan Institute of Virology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, was on the list. The "Overseas Expert Board" is an important part of personnel introduction engineering in the Chin...