On Jul. 27, 2009, Director of Sun Yat-sen University-the University of Washington Institute of Translational Medicine, Project Director of Chinese Medicine Program of the University of Washington, Ph.D. Tuofu Zhu visited the Central Animal Laboratory, the Breeding Area of Guangdong Entomological Institute, etc. with other three delegation members.
Sun Yat-sen University-the University of Washington Institute of Translational Medicine is famous for their Zhu Tuofu Laboratory, dedicated to HIV virus studies, genetics, anti-HIV-related gene and the applied studies in virus vaccine and treatment, and in aids medicines and therapeutic bacterin research and clinical experiment.
Guo Mingfang, Director of Guangdong Entomological Institute, briefed the development of the centre in the recent years. Mr. Liu Xiaoming, the head of Centre Animal Laboratory detailed the recruitment of the research team. Tuofu Zhu appreciated the significant achievement of the Centre and expressed cooperative intentions. Both parties probed in detail into some potential collaborative programs.