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[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...

[05-12-2017]WIV organized the 6th European Virus Archive goes global Annual Conference

Recently, "the 6th European Virus Archive goes global Annual Conference" was held in Wuhan, Hubei. As the conference chairs, Professor Hu Zhihong from Wuhan Institute of Virology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, and Professor Jean-Louis ROMETTE, the General Coordinator of Horizon 2020-EVAg Project of the European Union, invited more than 30 international experts from 15 countries including China, ...

[27-05-2017]WIV Participates in "Science Activity Week" and "Public Science Day"

On May 20th, the 2017 Hubei “Science Activity Week” in the theme of “making China powerful through science and technology, realizing dreams through innovation” was launched in Wuhan where Wuhan Institute of Virology (WIV), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) presented a science-popularizing feast to the public in the theme of “innovation and development, technology and the future”.

[27-05-2017]Open Lab Day: Engaging Children with the Virus World

On 21 May 2017, Wuhan Institute of Virology (WIV), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) held the “Open Lab Day” event. More than 50 children visited to learn the knowledge about virus. The event aims to open doors to the public and engage children with the virus world. The visitors first came to the Virus Specimen Museum of China (VISM). The explainers introduced various common viruses and their...