Soon, much drug discovery knowledge could be stamped “made in China” — that is, if the new Shanghai Center for Bioinformatics Technology gets off the ground. The center, funded with 80 million Chinese Yuan ($12 million US), aims to export the drug discovery informatics of Chinese scientists to US, European, and Japanese biopharma.

The center is slated to open in November and is located in Shanghai’s life sciences and high-tech sweet-spot, the ten-year old Zhangjiang High-Tech Park.

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