China once had a reputation for punching below its weight when it came to biotech. These days, however, the country is a rapidly growing hotbed for biopharma investment and activity. The sector there is churning out news at a dizzying clip, generating excitement about a coming wave of new therapies — as well as concerns about whether China’s ecosystem is ready to handle it all.

To keep up with the latest about biotech in China, join a subscriber-only online chat with STAT reporter Rebecca Robbins, who has been closely covering the sector’s rise. Rebecca will address investment trends, drug pricing and reimbursement, Hong Kong’s quest to become a destination for biotech listings, and the most important data readouts and regulatory decisions to watch for this fall.

Unlock this article by subscribing to STAT Plus and enjoy your first 30 days free!


What is it?

STAT Plus is STAT's premium subscription service for in-depth biotech, pharma, policy, and life science coverage and analysis. Our award-winning team covers news on Wall Street, policy developments in Washington, early science breakthroughs and clinical trial results, and health care disruption in Silicon Valley and beyond.

What's included?

  • Daily reporting and analysis
  • The most comprehensive industry coverage from a powerhouse team of reporters
  • Subscriber-only newsletters
  • Daily newsletters to brief you on the most important industry news of the day
  • Online intelligence briefings
  • Frequent opportunities to engage with veteran beat reporters and industry experts
  • Exclusive industry events
  • Premium access to subscriber-only networking events around the country
  • The best reporters in the industry
  • The most trusted and well-connected newsroom in the health care industry
  • And much more
  • Exclusive interviews with industry leaders, profiles, and premium tools, like our CRISPR Trackr.

A roundup of STAT’s top stories of the day in science and medicine

Privacy Policy