Boston Taiwanese Biotechnology Association

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Boston Taiwanese Biotechnology Association (BTBA) is a non-profit organization started in 2012 by a group of Taiwanese graduate students, postdocs and young professionals in the greater Boston area. Our goals are to foster individual career development, to enhance scientific collaborations, to facilitate interactions and to strengthen networking among academic and industrial bioscience communities in Taiwan and US.


Academic Seminar

BTBA 2023 May special event—Academic Career in Japan

2023-05-26, 9 PM - 10:30 PM

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Academic Seminar

BTBA May Academic Seminar—Unveiling the Mysteries of RNA

2023-05-12, 8 PM - 9 PM

Virtual on Zoom

Meet People, Catch Up With Friends, And Learn

Academic Seminar

BTBA 2023 April Academic Seminar—Exploring the Landscape of Functional Proteins by Computational Design

2023-04-29, 2 PM - 3:30 PM
BioLabs Lecture Hall 1080, (Bri Biological Labs, 16 Divinity Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138)

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S3 Ep.15 找到自己的路:從臨床、國際衛生到Real-World Evidence – 楊昆澈醫師專訪

May 15, 2023

在職涯中期轉換跑道、甚至是工作的國家,對於個人與家庭是個令人興奮的機會,也同時充滿了挑戰與未知。這一集我們訪談了在台灣職涯已有不小成就時,帶著一家大小赴美發展的楊昆澈醫師。他將分享如何分析優勢與 ...More info

S3 Ep.14 細胞療法與轉譯醫學的奇幻之旅 ft. 張德寬 Dr. DeKuan Chang

May 01, 2023

在過去十年中,利用個體的免疫反應應用於癌症治療的理念從理論轉化為現實。使用患者自身的免疫細胞製造的Chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell 療法對某些侵略性的 ...More info

S3 Ep.13 藥物製程領袖專訪:葉秉陽博士(Dr. Ping-Yang Yeh)

Apr 15, 2023

生技來一刻人物專訪系列,這一集邀請到了藥物製程領域的領袖人物:葉秉陽博士(Dr. Ping-Yang Yeh)。

葉秉陽博士是擁有豐富國際藥廠經驗的大分子藥物開發製程的專家,在回 ...More info


Sneak peek into the industry

Po-Jen (Will) Yen, Business Development

By Yi-Shan Chen on Mar, 2019

As a scientist in Biotech/Pharma, Business Development to me is a function that usually doesn’t have a lot of interaction with researchers unless they need data from you but the decisions they make influence researchers the most. ...Read more

Sneak peek into the industry

TeYu Chen, Medicinal Chemist

By Yi-ying Chou on Nov, 2018

I always thought that doing biological experiments, like sitting long hours in front of tissue culture hood, can be physically challenging. When I chat with Ryan, I realized that medicinal chemists also have heavy workload on the bench side. In pharmaceutical company, chemists are not allowed to be ...Read more

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