“BioTaiwan’s growth is a reflection of the success of Taiwan biotech as a whole in recent years”

In Taiwan, biotech is finally booming, and new companies, service providers and manufacturing facilities are emerging to fill rapidly growing industry needs. BioSpectrum Asia recently spoke to Dr. Apo Huang, Secretary General, BioTaiwan on the current growth in the Taiwanese biotech sector.

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BioBusiness Asia 2017 examines global trends, new technologies shaping healthcare

BioBusiness Asia, the two-day business-themed life sciences conference held annually in Taipei, Taiwan, recently concluded. A part of the week-long BioTaiwan festival of life science-focused events, the conference this year had a wide range of session themes with a particular emphasis on emerging technologies such as precision medicine, next generation sequencing, artificial intelligence (AI), synthetic biology, cancer immunotherapy, and digital health.

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Taiwan joins forces with Insilico Medicine to apply AI to biomedical research

The Development Center for Biotechnology (DCB), the Medical and Pharmaceutical Industrial Technology Development Center (PITDC), and Taipei Medical University (TMU), three of Taiwan’s premier biomedical institutions, have teamed up with Baltimore-based Insilico Medicine to develop groundbreaking research in applied A.I. for biomedical science.

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