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UMS Clock Tower: A Great Opportunity for Young Engineers

02 April 2024

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Marketing for Positive Social Change

06 February 2024

Embarking on a mission for a greener tomorrow, Faculty of Business, Economics and Accountancy (FBEA), Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) students initiated the "Strawvolution: Metal Straws for Sustainable Future" and “Do...

Crisis Traits And Competencies

02 January 2024

By Dr. Jakaria Dasan, Director, Corporate Communication Centre A crisis is a significant calamity that can arise from a natural disaster, illness, human error, intentional purpose, or any combination of...

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23 October 2023

[The Star, 23 October 2023] I HAVE dedicated almost 17 years to the conservation of biodiversity in Sabah. During this time, I’ve been privileged to contribute to safeguarding the wild...

The Armoured Volkswagen of Gaya Island

05 September 2023

Gaya Island, situated very close to Kota Kinabalu city, is renowned for its marine wildlife attractions, captivating both international and local tourists. However, beyond its aquatic wonders, the island holds...

Malaysian scientist braves Antarctica winter for research

28 April 2023

Cold. Inhospitable. Lonely. The frozen land of Antarctica is a place few people can boast of ever seeing with their own eyes, let alone of visiting it. For Malaysians, the...

The Pen and Pyre: Moving from Individual Anger to Industrial Action

21 February 2023

By Dr Larry Nyanti, a physician and senior lecturer Recent weeks have seen an outpouring of grievances and demands relating to the plight of doctors, in both media outlets and...

Does Sustainable Consumption Behaviors Matter?

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Recent research ‘Does sustainable consumption matter? Consumer grocery shopping behaviour and the pandemic’ a survey among Malaysian consumers were published in the Journal of Social Marketing by two senior lecturers...

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04 October 2021

By: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Faihanna Ching Fui Fui, Dr. Zarinah Waheed & Muhammad Ali Syed Hussein Lecturers, Borneo Marine Research Institute, Universiti Malaysia Sabah BMRI set to be world-renowned research...

Synergizing Shared Leadership between Academia and Community for Sustainable Socio-Economic Development

05 March 2021

By Jakaria Dasan & Fatimah Ahmedy It is frustrating for a community to keep dealing with the issues on sustaining local businesses, especially for projects that serve as the primary...

The Sabah economic model: A general overview

11 January 2021

By: Dr. Rafiq Idris SINCE the formation of Malaysia in 1963, Sabah has accomplished many things in terms of economic development. Infrastructure has improved. Per capita income has increased by...

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08 December 2020

Factors Sabah must consider when Covid vaccine available By: Dr. Latif Lai (Head of the UMS-UNICEF Communication for Development (C4D) Research Unit, and Senior Lecturer at the UMS Faculty of...

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on 24 May 2024

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on 21 May 2024

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on 21 May 2024

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on 21 May 2024

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Webinar: Teaching & Learning Using Generative AI Tools

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on 20 May 2024

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Invitation To FBEA Career Fair 2024

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on 13 May 2024

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on 10 May 2024

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Health Seminar in Conjunction with World Malaria, Tuberculosis and Leprosy Celebration Day 2024

Health Seminar in Conjunction with World Malaria, Tuberculosis and Leprosy Celebration Day 2024

on 09 May 2024

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Biotechnology Research Institute

 

 

ABOUT US

The Biotechnology Research Institute (BRI) was established in January 2002 to function as a Center of Excellence in the field of Biotechnology at Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS). The establishment of BRI is in tandem with the nation's efforts to promote research and development in biological or life sciences for the improvement of the quality of human life in relations to medicine, food, agricultural science and environmental protection. The main functions of the Institute are: 

  • To promote research and postgraduate training through a demand-driven education programme in the field of biotechnology
  • To undertake strategic biotechnology research in key areas relevant to the geographical location of Universiti Malaysia Sabah
  • To serve as a facility housing high-end analytical equipment
  • To serve as a biotechnology hub for Sabah and its surrounding regions
  • To develop corporate partnerships to help drive the nation's biotechnology industry
  • To create and encourage an entrepreneurial culture among UMS researchers in the commercialisation of biotechnology R&D outputs
  • To support and contribute to the local and national bio-industries

VISION

The Biotechnology Research Institute strives to be a world class research center in the field of biotechnology.

MISSION

To promote research and development in biological or life sciences through market-driven educational programmes and strategic research.

 


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ico-addressBiotechnology Research Institute, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Jalan UMS, 88400 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah.

ico-phone+(60) 88-320991, 88-320000 ext. 5687  ico-fax +(60) 88-320993

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ico-webhttp://www.ums.edu.my/ipb

 

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