IBT faculty are actively engaged in the following research areas: molecular biology, cell biology, biochip technology, molecular toxicology, molecular carcinogenesis, repair mechanism for nuclear acids, brain research, learning and memory, bio-imaging, molecular bio-structure, molecular modeling, drug design, applied microbiology, virology and vaccine, bioengineering, immunology and biotech industrial development and management.
IBT research is mostly funded by National Science Council and partly by the Ministry of Education, Ministry of Economy, National Health Research Institute and private sectors. Graduate program of IBT offers more than 30 basic and applied courses in the field of Biotechnology.
In the future, we will especially emphasize on laboratory courses to offer students hand on experience of basic experimental skills. This is particularly important for students pursuing carrier in biotech industry.