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Yuan Longping Hybrid Rice Innovation Team Wins National Science and Technology Progress Award

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The 2017 National Science and Technology Award Conference was held in Beijing on January 8, 2018. Seventeen Hunan projects won prizes at the conference, including six took charge by and eleven participated by different units in Hunan. The “Yuan Longping Hybrid Rice Innovation Team” of Hunan Hybrid Rice Research Center won the Innovation Team Award of National Science and Technology Progress Award. It is the only team winning such honor in central China.

Prof. Lu Qianjin of the Second Xiangya Hospital of Central South University, the principal investigator of the project “Diagnosis and Treatment of Lupus Erythematosus and Innovation and Application of Its Key Techniques”, won the Second Class Award of National Science and Technology Progress Award. It has broken the situation of no Hunan winner in the field of population and health since 2009.

It is learnt that the prize-winning projects in Hunan were named 16 science and technology progress awards and 1 natural science award, covering such areas as modern agriculture; high-end equipment manufacturing; population and health; new generation of information technology; new materials; and resource utilization and environmental protection. The commercialization of these research achievements has produced significant economic, ecological and social benefits.

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Translator: Xiao Juan

Chinese source: hunan.gov.cn