Hong Kong Institute of Biotechnology Limited Company Profile

15:27 EDT 21st September 2018 | BioPortfolio

The Hong Kong Institute of Biotechnology Limited (HKIB) is a Company Limited by Guarantee and is wholly controlled by the Council of the Chinese University of Hong Kong. It is located on the waterfront of the Tolo Harbour on CUHK campus in Shatin, the New Territories.Founded in 1988 with an initial endowment from the Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust, HKIB aims to be the leading force in promoting the development of a biotechnology-based industry within Hong Kong and the Asian region. Its mission is to advance applied academic research and to provide the vital link between technology transfer and product commercialization.


2 Biotechnology Avenue, 12 Miles, Tai Po Road, Shatin, N.T
Hong Kong


Phone: (852) 26035111
Fax: (852) 26035012

News Articles [1289 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Hong Kong scientists say new research points to 'functional cure' for HIV

HONG KONG (Reuters) - A research team at Hong Kong University’s AIDS Institute says it may have found a "functional cure" to HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, in a major breakthrough that could see a...

Hong Kong scrambles for talent in battle for Nasdaq's biotech crown

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Hansoh, a China pharma based in Lianyungang, Jiangsu province, has applied to stage an IPO on the Hong Kong exchange. Unlike most companies seeking Hong Kong IPOs, Hansoh is both profitable and establ...

Hong Kong scientists say new research points to universal antibody drug for HIV

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PubMed Articles [696 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

The Politics of Sexual Citizenship: Negotiating Acts of Citizenship Among Non-Heterosexuals in Hong Kong.

The notion of sexual citizenship has been developed over the past two decades, and its discussion has been expanded to other regions. This article investigates the claiming of rights by non-heterosexu...

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Risk Factors of Early Childhood Caries among Young Children in Hong Kong: A Cross-Sectional Study.

Early childhood caries (ECC) was prevalent in Hong Kong. Children with ECC risk should be identified early for prevention. This study aimed to identify common risk factors of ECC in Hong Kong 3-year-o...

Methylmercury levels in commonly consumed fish and methylmercury exposure of children and women of childbearing age in Hong Kong, a high fish consumption community.

Despite high fish consumption levels of Hong Kong residents, little is known about the MeHg exposure levels of Hong Kong high-risk populations (i.e. young children and women of childbearing age).

Maternal knowledge and attitudes to universal newborn hearing screening: Reviewing an established program.

To facilitate early diagnosis of infants with hearing loss, a universal newborn hearing screening program (UNHS) has been implemented in Hong Kong's public hospitals for over a decade. However, there ...

Clinical Trials [843 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Hong Kong Spinocerebellar Ataxias Registry

Spinocerebellar ataxias (SCA) 1, 2, 3 and 6 are the most common, autosomal dominantly inherited cerebellar degenerations. And in the Chinese population, the most common SCA is SCA3 and the...

A Survey on the Rate of Glucose Intolerance in Hong Kong Chinese

Hypothesis: There is a high rate of glucose intolerance among Hong Kong Chinese. The investigators plan to screen Hong Kong Chinese from the community with oral glucose tolerance test (OG...

Physical Activity and Dietary Attitudes and Behavioural Patterns in the Hong Kong Community

The health benefits of regular physical activity and a healthy diet are well established in literature. Regular physical activity and a healthy diet may reduce the risk of certain non-comm...

Gut Microbiota in the Healthy Population, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients, and Their Relatives

The aim of this study is to compare the gut microbiota in Chinese patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) in Hong Kong with that of healthy controls, compare the gut microbiota in I...

Edoxaban Treatment in Routine Clinical Practice for Patients With Non-valvular Atrial Fibrillation (ETNA-AF-Hong Kong)

In order to understand the risks and benefits of edoxaban use in a real-world clinical setting in the NVAF indication, Daiichi-Sankyo Hong Kong proposed this non-interventional study (NIS)...

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