About the Center
In combination with world renowned scientists from Academia Sinica and Switzerland, the “Advanced Plant Biotechnology Center” (APBC) mobilizes top scientists of National Chung Hsing University (NCHU) to study plant functional genomics and to deploy cutting edge biotechnology for promoting the world-leading roles of NCHU in several fields of important crops, including orchids, rice and high value vegetables and fruits.
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Five Objectives: Talent Education, Academic Research, Industry-University Cooperation, Social Contributions and Environmental Contributions.
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Plan I: Research on orchid functional genomics – led by National Endowed Chair Professor Chang-Hsien Yang

Plan II:Research on rice functional genomics – Academician Tuan-Hua David Ho

Plan III:Research on defense genomics of high value vegetables and fruits – led by Academician Shyi-Dong Yeh and Distinguished Professor Yao-Hieu Hsu
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What's New


[Recruit] Post-doctor, Ph.D., and masters students recruiting talents

       National Chung Hsing University (NCHU) has received support from Ministr

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National Chung Hsing University Decrypts the Mystery of Orchid Flower Color and Aging Published in Nature Communications

The team led by Chair Professor/Vice President Chang-Hsien Yang, Graduate Institute of Biotechnolog

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NCHU Recruits Yushan Scholars to Expand Teaching and Research Capacity and International Influence

In 2018, the Ministry of Education launched the Yushan Scholar Program to upgrade the salary and pr

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