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What kind of investors is BGI looking for?

At present, Bio-industry as a strategic industry is experiencing dramatic development. BGI, the world’s largest genome center, with its world’s first genome sequencing capacity and the world’s leading bioinformatics computing and analysis capabilities, has attracted the attention of more and more investors, become the most competitive enterprise for investment in China. So far, more than 50 domestic and foreign investment institutions have visited BGI, including: Goldman Sachs, Summit Partners, OrbiMed Healthcare Fund Management, Shenzhen Capital Group, Green Pine capital partners and other well-known investment companies, exploring the cooperation opportunities in bio-industry.

In the June, 2011, BGI, together with other well known companies in bio-industry, research institutions and investment institutions formed the “Shenzhen Genome Industry Alliance”. At the same time, BGI and Shenzhen Capital Group initiated the “China Gene Industrial Fund”, which plans to raise RMB 5 billion, providing financial support for future development of China bio-industry.

Since its inception in September 1999, BGI has established the large-scale sequencing, bioinformatics, cloning, healthcare, microbiology, agricultural genomics technology platform, achieving historical breakthrough in the fields of high-throughput sequencing, reproductive health, disease research, molecular breeding, cloning, etc. In 2011, we have more than 30 new incubator projects in health care, agriculture field.

What kind of investors is BGI looking for?

In addition to the fund, we are looking for the strategic investors who can provide us value added service in market development, industrial chain expansion and resource integration etc.

How to contact BGI and learn more about those projects?

You can contact our investor relations team by the contact information listed below. We have dedicated staff to answer your question and coordinate your visit to BGI if necessary.

Contact IR team

Email: IR@genomics.cn

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