About AGIS


At a Glance

“AGIS” is a scientific research government-supported organization held by Chinese Agricultural Academy of Sciences, and registered and opened in Shenzhen,, in fields of agricultural genomics, agricultural biology molecular breeding, agriculture and food metagenome etc.

The AGIS is positioned as a fundamental, frontier application and platform-based research institute, aims to meet the national key science and technology requirements and biology industry development requirements, focuses on food safety, biology safety and key issues on national economy and the people’s livelihood, and actively develops agricultural biology industry and advances agricultural high-tech development and application.

The AGIS is situated at the hinterland of Dapeng New District in Shenzhen, covers an area of 146 hectares. It has more than 140 scientific research staffs, including 12 innovation teams of CAAS, 3 awardees for National Outstanding Youth Foundation, 3 finalists for National High-level Personnel of Special Support Program, 9 national talents in Shenzhen and 1 Shenzhen Peacock Team, and receives annual scientific research expenses of 50 million CNY.

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