Malaysia’s rich biodiversity provides a solid foundation for the growth of the biotechnology industry – offering abundant business opportunities particularly in R&D projects for breakthroughs in agricultural productivity, new discoveries in healthcare and the adoption of sustainable industrial processes.
Our wealth of biological resources gives investors a competitive advantage to further develop technologies that converts these materials into commercially viable, higher value-added products.
Over the years, the biotechnology industry in Malaysia has progressed from reliance on traditional applications to sustainable technologies which are non-toxic and renewable.
There is untapped potential in utilising local herbs, fruits and plants to develop high value-added biotechnology and traditional & complementary (TCM) products.
We are pleased to support the Ministry of Health of Malaysia in providing high quality, affordable, rh-insulin for people with diabetes in Malaysia. It is a matter of pride that this is a ‘Made in Malaysia’ insulin product manufactured by Biocon Sdn. Bhd. at the Biotech Park in Iskandar Puteri, Johor. We expect our Malaysian facility to cater to the growing needs for affordable insulins across the globe.