The School of Life Sciences and Biotechnology (SLSB) of Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) is constantly strengthening its independent scientific research innovation capability. Research fund has increased steadily.
In recent years, our school got many key funding from the "985 Project" and "211 Project". Under the key construction of SJTU of recent years, our school has a great progress in the aspects of the subject construction, scientific research, personnel training. It has formed an academic backbone team of middle-aged academic leaders and influential academic direction.
SLSB undertakes a number of major and key projects, including National Key Project for Basic Research (973 Project), Chinese High-Tech Program (863 Project), projects funded by National Natural Science Foundation, National Major Projects and key projects of Shanghai Municipality.
The scientific research fund and research papers are increasing sustained. SLSBwon several awards such as The 2nd prize of National Natural Science Award, National teaching awards, the Education Ministry Science and Technology Progress Award, Shanghai Science and Technology Progress Award. LS produced a series of scientific research achievements which are attracted worldwide attentions and delivered many important papers in international authoritative publications such as NATURE, NATURE GENETICS, NATURE CHEMICAL BIOLOGY, NATURE CELL BIOLOGY, PNAS, PLANT CELL and MOLECULAR MICROBIOLOGY.
Disciplines in our school, such as biology and biochemistry, molecular biology and genetics, microbiology, animal and plant science, their international rankings have entered the top 1%.