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China's Biotech Plan

China's biotechnology industry is likely to reach a total output value of 4 trillion yuan — $630 billion — by the end of 2015, reports China Daily's Gao Yuan. The pharmaceutical sector is expected to contribute about 90 percent of that value, Yuan says, adding that, according to China Securities Journal, the country's government is considering a five-year development plan for the industry.

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