Thousand Oaks-based biotech Amgen has linked with a university in Shanghai, China, to open up a new R&D center. According to Amgen, it has entered into a strategic partnership with ShanghaiTech University, to open up a research and development center at the university's campus. Financial details of the deal were not disclosed. Amgen said expansion into China is a "business priority" for Amgen. Amgen's center will be co-located with ShanghaiTech's two life sciences institutes, the Shanghai Institute for Advanced Immunochemical Studies (SIAIS) and the iHuman Institute. The new location is expected to be operational in 2014.
Top NewsWednesday, September 25, 2013
Amgen To Open R&D Center In Shanghai