Beijing, June 6 (Xinhua)-The following is an overview of China’s science and technology news published.
Basic agricultural research
China will step up basic agricultural research in the seed industry to ensure food security and agricultural supplies, the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS) said.
During the country’s 13th Five-Year Plan (2016-2020), a series of important achievements were achieved in genome analysis, cloning of new genes, and key crop breeding techniques.
Hot Tech Topics
A consultancy agency under the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) has published a list of 100 hot topics in global technology development as a guide to future innovation and breakthroughs.
Published by the CAS Institutes of Science and Development, Technology Focus 2021 lists topics ranging from databases covering over 7,000 technical disciplines to electrical engineering, equipment, chemistry and mechanical engineering.