The State of China Biotech - Part I
Facts and Figures from ChinaBio -
Driving Factors and Government Programs
on February 18, 2009
There has been much debate on the state of new drug development in China. Are there novel molecules being discovered there? What is the level of clinical trial activity? Are VCs investing in China? What about M&A and IPOs?
Greg Scott, President of ChinaBio, presents research data for 2008 for the first time, at an executive workshop held at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati in San Francisco during the JP Morgan 27th Annual Healthcare Conference.
In this segment, Mr. Scott highlights 10 driving factors behind China's biopharmaceutical industry, and specifically the major government programs as one of the key factors.
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