From June – August 2007, the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (Miraikan) in Tokyo, Japan holds a Special Exhibition called “Science News! from Asia – Power of Asia, Power of Science”. The aim of the exhibition is to introduce a fresh perspective of cutting-edge science and technology viewed through the power of Asia in the field of science and the power of science in the Asian region.
BIOTEC Drug Discovery Research work was selected to display at this Special Exhibition. The display, in the forms of posters and short movies, describes BIOTEC’s drug discovery research program from a unique and interesting source -- insect fungi. To learn more about insect fungi and the extensive work of BIOTEC Drug Discovery research, please visit BIOTEC Central Research Unit website at http://www.biotec.or.th/sciencepark.
(Please note that the insect and fungal specimens on display are not from BIOTEC.)