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1 Think Asia, think Hong Kong - London BioTech at Science Park Your Safe and Fast Track to China Hong Kong Poised to be the Asia s Biotechnology Hub Albert Cheung Hoi Yu, Ph.D. President Hong Kong Biotechnology Organization (HKBIO) Professor Institute of Systems Biomedicine, Peking University Infectious Disease Center, Peking University Professor and Vice-director Neuroscience Research Institute, Peking University Chairman and CEO Hai Kang Life Corporation Limited Beijing Hai Kang Biotechnology Service Limited

2 FOSTERING INNOVATION, High-tech industries are increasingly developing into pillar industries of the global economy SCIENCE and TECHNOLOGY For Hong Kong, biotechnology is emerging as the powerhouse engine of science and innovation paving the way for economic growth

3 Biotechnology in Hong Kong OVERVIEW Recognized by Government as a key growth driver and source of innovation Close to 300 biotech-related companies doing business in the following markets: Healthcare Chinese medicine Medicinal devices Diagnostics Approximately 70 companies listed in Hong Kong Stock Exchange and Growth Enterprise Market Biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries are highly internationalized, occupy little land, product sizes are generally small, hence Hong Kong conditions suitable for industry and growth. Source: Innovation and Technology Commission

4 SOLID R&D SUPPORT Biotechnology in Hong Kong Among 9 tertiary institutions, 6 heavily engaged in biotechnology-related research Over 250 high-impact biomedical papers published annually Hong Kong s two medical schools are ranked best in world of clinical medicine Increasing Government support for promotion and advancement of Hong Kong s Innovation and Technology HK Government established Innovation and Technology Commission in 1999 to spearhead Hong Kong towards a world-class, knowledge-based economy. ITC has financed more than 150 biotechnology-related projects since its establishment. Source: Innovation and Technology Commission

5 PERFORMANCE AND RECOGNITION Biotechnology in Hong Kong International recognition in infectious diseases (identification of SARS, Avian Influenza, A/H1N1) Genetically modified organisms Application of molecular testing to food safety Advance research in anti-cancer herbs Achievements in quality control and GMP of Chinese materia medica herbs Molecular approaches to neuroscience research Innovative drug delivery technology Clinical research and biopharmaceuticals accelerating Recognition for protection of IP rights Competitive edge in affiliated technology industries including communication, environmental, nanotechnology and opto-electronics..more

6 TRENDS AND OPPORTUNITIES MAINLAND CHINA In China, biotechnology industry is concentrated in economically developed regions with prestigious tertiary institutions in Beijing, Guangdong, Shanghai. Jiangsu, Zhejiang and Shangdong Guangdong ranks front in China s manufacturing of Western and Chinese medicine China has made impressive progress in the last two decades building biotechnology industry, however, there remains a lot of challenges and opportunities ahead to succeed in global market given China s accession into WTO. Factors important for China s development of biotechnology includes: Technology, clinical trials Capital market and exit channel with regards to venture capital Regulatory and intellectual property issues Human resource and management Hong Kong is increasingly an attractive place for Mainland to establish biotechnology business

7 Technology Co-operation with Mainland China China government recognizes Hong Kong as a bridge to the world Mainland and Hong Kong Science and Technology Co-operation Committee - established in 2004 by Ministry of Science and Technology and Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Guangdong / Hong Kong Technology Cooperation Funding Scheme Shenzhen / Hong Kong Innovation Circle 12 State key laboratories located in Hong Kong Focus of China s 11th 5-year plan and the 12 th 5-year plan from

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9 Biochip Players High density glass slidebased microarray for research market Microarray platform for research markets; distributors for AFFYMETRIX in China Electric current-based system chip biochip system ; closed down in 2009 No successful commericalizatoin of the biochip system; business closed down None of them can even try on routine diagnostic market 9

10 A New Paradigm Going to Revolutionize Clinical Diagnosis

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12 HKLife EFADchip Technology A key differentiator of EFADchip is the rapid hybridization achieved through proprietary patented technology Our technology avoids undesirable electrochemical reactions and instabilities happened in other electric current driven chip processes Multiplex detection of various targets (diseases) with Scalable, cost effective and established manufacturing processes Worldwide patent portfolio Electric Field Assisted Diagnostic chip EFADchip

13 HKLife Technology Innovation - EFADchip system EFADchip Wafer EFADchip Automation System EFADchip Analyzer EFADchip Spotter EFADchip Cartridge 13

14 HKLife Technology Innovation - EFADchip system Molecular Biology Microelectronics Material Science Optics Bioinformatics Precision Engineering 14

15 Hong Kong Has World-Class Infrastructure Support 1. H HKIB K I BRI B HKPC HKJCICM ASTRI HKSTPC for Biotechnology Development Hong Kong Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute Company Limited Hong Kong Jockey Club Institute of Chinese Medicine Hong Kong Productivity Council Hong Kong Institute of Biotechnology Limited Biotechnology Research Institute and R&D Centres

16 Beijing R&D Center Hong Kong Laboratory

17 EFADchip Patent Granted 30 enforceable patents Apparatus and Methods for Detecting DNA in Biological Samples HK A Novel DNA Chips System and Its Manufacture China ZL Method of Electrical Hybridization on DNA Chips US 7,390,622, US 7,888,109 Malaysia MY A, China ZL Russia , Mexico Apparatus and Methods for Detecting DNA in Biological Samples US 7,153,687, US 7,749,705, Australia Europe Validated in: Turkey, Belgium, Switzerland, Spain, Greece, Ireland, Monaco, Sweden, Italy, Germany, France, UK, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Denmark, Finland, Portugal Singapore Improvement on DNA Chips China ZL All owned by HKLife, a Chinese Company

18 EFADchip Patent Filed 42 pending, 1 proceeding to grant A Novel DNA Chips System and Its Manufacture HK Method of Electrical Hybridization on DNA Chips HK US 12/113,392 Malaysia PI Taiwan Thailand Australia Brazil PI Canada China Europe India 1762/DELNP/2006 Japan South Korea Singapore Singapore Apparatus and Methods for Detecting DNA in Biological Samples US 12/786,178 Australia Australia Brazil PI Canada China India 572/DELNP/2005 India 5498/DELNP/2007 Japan South Korea Singapore (Proceeding to grant) Thailand Detection of Analytes US 61/195,764 UK Taiwan Thailand Etc. All owned by HKLife, a Chinese Company

19 HK BIOTECH NEWS INNOVATION AND TECHNOLOGY - Since 2009 Hong Kong serves as link to China in Biotech Hong Kong is the Chinese city most exposed to the WORLD Good example for rule of law, free flow of information and human rights Strong market economy China looks to Hong Kong for international experience Pearl River Delta/Southern China: 65,000 Hong Kong companies provide employment to over 11 million mainland Chinese Half of China s foreign investment comes from Hong Kong Mainland is Hong Kong s largest trading partner CEPA: first free trade agreement between HK and CHINA Closer Economic Partnership Agreement

20 Statistics on China Healthcare Institute Healthcare Institute Year Total Total General Hospital Hospital Herbal Hospital Special Hospital Sanat orium Health Clinic Country Clinic Town Clinic Private Clinique Community Health Centre Village Health Room Woman and Children Health Centre Specific Disease Centre CDC Hygiene Control Centre Source: annual statistics of Chinese Medicine, 2010

21 Global Recognition HKLife pioneering success is well recognized by : Industries local and international Universities and research institutes Government leadership Non-governmental organizations Food and Public Health Authorities International Reference Laboratories IAFP Executive Director visits HKLife laboratory Thailand Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives Central Lab Hong Kong Trade Development Council Executive Director Mr. Fred Lam United Nation s FAO Food Safety Officer and Science Director of European Food Safety Authority (EFSA)

22 Think Asia, think Hong Kong - London FOSTERING INNOVATION, SCIENCE and TECHNOLOGY Hong Kong Poised to be the Asia s Biotechnology Hub

23 For more info: Prof. Albert Cheung-hoi YU, Chairman Tel: (852)

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