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BioTechNZ builds on New Zealand’s biotechnology strengths

Sector’s long-term potential bodes well for future biotech listings. Zahra Champion’s view of biotechnology goes well beyond medicine. For her, biotech includes agriculture, the environment, industrial applications and marine. As Executive Director of BioTech New Zealand, Dr Champion is helping to build a vibrant ecosystem for biotech companies in NZ. An ecosystem that better connects … Continue reading "BioTechNZ builds on New Zealand’s biotechnology strengths"
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Genetic technologies are a must for NZ to remain relevant and competitive

It was a big month for biotech. Firstly, BioTechNZ was in the media, highlighting that the New Zealand public appeared to have no issues with GMO ingredients on our supermarket shelves. This media stemmed from the Government response to the Productivity Commission’s report. 
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Have your say on research, science and innovation

In this issue Insights from the Executive Director Te Ara Paerangi – Future Pathways Green Paper BioTechNZ news and highlights Government submissions What’s happening around the country and across the ditch? Insights from the Executive Director One of the members in my household tested positive for COVID-19. As I was taking my test in the … Continue reading "Have your say on research, science and innovation"
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The biggest innovations of the 21st century are at the intersection of biology and technology

In this issue Colin Harvey RIP BioTechNZ news and highlights Government submissions What’s happening around the country and across the ditch? Rest in Peace Colin Harvey It is with great sadness that we recognise the passing of Colin Harvey (ONZM). Colin was an inspirational leader in our community and established the animal health business Ancare, … Continue reading "The biggest innovations of the 21st century are at the intersection of biology and technology"