SynTech President addresses Chinese Academy of Biotechnology on the role of CROs In May, Dr Khosro Khodayari, SynTech President and CEO, was invited to visit and make a presentation at the Cuixi Academy of Biotechnology, in Zhuji City, Zhejiang Province, P. R. China.

The presentation, “The Role of CROs in Global Product Development”, described the evolution of agricultural R&D CROs over the last two decades to the current major role that they play today, and a vision of their increasing importance to the sector in the future.

Dr. Khodayari’s visit included a study tour of the Institute and several farms, covering tea, rice, grapes, and vegetables, and discussions on the contributions SynTech can make to product development in China.