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[21-09-2015]CDC-WIV Joint Research Center for Emerging Diseases and Biosafety was established

On 31 Jan. 2015, the opening ceremony of CDC-WIV Joint Research Center for Emerging Diseases and Biosafety was held on the completion commemoration of National Biosafety Laboratory in Wuhan, CAS. Yu Wang, Director of Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Xinwen Chen, Director of WIV, CAS, unveiled the plaque for the center. Zhu Chen, Vice Chairman of the Standing Committee...

[21-09-2015]SZCIQ and WIV signed a comprehensive cooperation agreement

On 31 Mar. 2015, Longfei Hu, Deputy Director of Shenzhen Entry-exit Inspection and Quarantine Bureau of the People’s Republic of China (SZCIQ), Congxian Xie,Director of Shenzhen International Travel Healthcare Center, and Jialong Ren, Director of Hubei International Travel Healthcare Center, led a delegation to visit WIV and engage with communicative activities on practical investigation. Gen...

[03-02-2015]China Inaugurates the first biocontainment level 4 laboratory in Wuhan

National Health and Family Planning Commission of PRC and Chinese Academy of Sciences inaugurated the bio-containment level 4 laboratory (P4) in Wuhan, Hubei Province, on Jan. 31. Referring to the international construction standards of biocontainment level 4 laboratory and China’s related construction standards, the laboratory, which is one of the mega scientific facilities funded by National...

[23-01-2015]Prof. Yanyi WANG Wins Distinguished Young Scholar

In 2014, Prof. Yanyi WANG from WIV was awarded as Distinguished Young Scholars, which was funded by National Natural Science Foundation of China.