After 40 years of relay research by two generations of researchers, the Zhejiang Subtropical Crop Institute (hereinafter referred to as the "Subtropical Crop Institute") signed a cooperation agreement on August 26th with Zhejiang Cheng Yi Pharmaceutical Co.,Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as "Cheng Yi Pharmaceutical") for the "seven patents and four technologies" of Cicada cordyceps. Zhao Chunjian, General Manager of Cheng Yi Pharmaceutical, and Chen Qiuxia, Director of the Subtropical Crop Institute, jointly signed the "first order" for the industrialization of scientific and technological achievements at the Subtropical Crop Institute. Wang Jiaohu, Deputy Director of the Standing Committee of the Wenzhou Municipal People's Congress, Zheng Fengli, Member of the Standing Committee and Executive Vice District Mayor of Dongtou District, Jin Chuan, Secretary of the Party Committee of the Asia Research Institute, and Yan Yiyi, Chairman of Chengyi Pharmaceutical, among others, jointly witnessed this "scientific and technological achievements transformation event". Vice General Manager Ren Bingjun presided over the ceremony.
▲General Manager Zhao Chunjian (left) signed a contract with Director Chen Qiuxia (right). Four leaders from left to right, Yan Yiyi, Wang Jiaohu, Zheng Fengli, and Jinchuan, witnessed the signing of the contract.
The Subtropical Crop Institute was founded in Wenzhou in 1962. After 60 years of development, it has become an agricultural and forestry research institution that "faces Wenzhou and serves the whole province", "has distinct characteristics, and is first-class in China". Over the past 60 years, it has achieved and promoted a large number of advanced and applicable agricultural scientific and technological achievements in southern Zhejiang, playing an important role in agricultural modernization. According to researcher Chai Yiqiu, the leader of the entomogenous fungi discipline at the Provincial Subtropical Crop Institute, "Cicada flower Cordyceps sinensis" is known as the "Cordyceps sinensis" in the south. It has a medicinal history of 1500 years, 800 years earlier than Cordyceps sinensis. Cicada flower has effects such as improving immunity, improving eyesight, protecting liver, anti kidney failure, analgesia, sedation, anti-tumor, and lowering blood sugar and blood pressure. The Subtropical Crop Institute has made significant breakthroughs in the fields of artificial cultivation, pharmacological research, and functional product development of Cordyceps sinensis. For the first time in the world, a new variety of Cordyceps sinensis, "Cicada Flower Grass 1", has been selected and approved, laying a broad foundation for cooperation with Cheng Yi Pharmaceutical.
Entering the year 2022, Cheng Yi Pharmaceutical is poised to advance towards the "big health industry", which can be described as "everything is ready". After more than a year of communication and investigation between the two parties in the early stage, Cheng Yi Pharmaceutical has conducted in-depth research on the safety and effectiveness of Cicada Cordyceps. It has decided to cooperate with the Subtropical Crop Institute to comprehensively develop a series of health product capsules, medicinal wine, medicinal tea, and other products of Cicada Cordyceps. The company plans to settle the project in the "Health Industry Park Phase II". It is reported that on August 17th, the company's "Fish Oil Soft Capsule Health Food" passed the on-site inspection of the production license by the Zhejiang Provincial Market Supervision Administration. On August 24th, it obtained the first "Health Food Production License" in Wenzhou, becoming the first health food production enterprise in Wenzhou, achieving a "zero breakthrough" in the production of health food in Wenzhou; At the same time, the company is planning more than 10 "health series products", and the "Cheng Yi section" of the "big health industry" has quietly taken shape.
▲The company has obtained the first health food production license issued by the Zhejiang Provincial Market Supervision Administration in Wenzhou.
As early as June 19th, the two sides held a meeting in the conference room of the Subtropical Crop Institute in Jingshan, Wenzhou. Wang Cailian, the vice mayor in charge of Wenzhou City, delivered a speech at the meeting and believed that "it is a great joy for the Subtropical Crop Institute to cooperate with cheng yi Pharmaceutical to develop cordyceps cicadae series products in the past 40 years". Wang Cailian, the vice mayor, hoped that the "innovation chain (scientific research institutions)" and the "industry chain (enterprises)" would closely cooperate to make more contributions to common prosperity, agricultural production increase and farmers' income increase in Wenzhou.
At the signing ceremony on August 26th, Jin Chuan, Secretary of the Party Committee of the Subtropical Crop Institute, Yan Yiyi, Chairman of Cheng Yi Pharmaceutical, Zheng Fengli, Executive Vice District Mayor of Dongtou District, and Wang Jiaohu, Deputy Director of the Standing Committee of the Municipal People's Congress, delivered speeches warmly congratulating the two sides on their cooperation and signing, hoping that both sides will make the "Cicada Flower Cordyceps Project" bigger and stronger, and make more contributions to building a "life and health highland" for Wenzhou City and even Zhejiang Province.