BGI-Northwest was founded in June, 2012 at Xi’an, Shanxi province, with the purpose of establishing a high-throughput genetic application and analysis platform, and setting up a base in the northwest of China.
As the youngest branch, BGI-Northwest has covered five provinces in China, including Shaanxi, Gansu, Qinghai, Ningxia, Xinjiang, and the Middle Asia area: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Pakistan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan. Partnerships and collaborations with leading academic and governmental research institutions, as well as global biotechnology and seed companies have been widely established in medical health and agricultural breeding.

Strategic Collaboration with Hospital of Ningxia Medical University focused on medical research, application and education. July 10, 2012

Attending China Yangling Agricultural Hi-Tech Fair. November 20, 2012

Experimental plots of foxtail millet



BGI North China

BGI Beijing

Tel: +86-010-80481184

BGI Tianjin

Tel: +86-010-80481184

BGI Benxi

Address: Building C2-2/3, R& Dcenter, Shiqiaozi Mulan Road, High-tech Zone, Benxi, Liaoning Province, 117004, China

BGI East China

BGI Shanghai

Tel: +86-021-20966175

BGI Hangzhou

Tel: +86-571-28955898

BGI Nanjing

Tel: +86-025-87708232

BGI Central China

BGI Wuhan

Tel: +86-027-50161515

BGI Yunnan

Address: No. 389 Haiyuan Road, High-tech Development Zone, Kunming, Yunnan, 650106, China

BGI Northwest China

BGI Xi’an

Address(Prepared): Administration Building, No. 6 Xinqiao Road, Yangling District, Xi’an, Shanxi, 712100, China

BGI South China

BGI Guangzhou

Tel: +86-020-31045283

BGI Tibet

Address: No. 189, Jinzhu West Road, Lhasa, 850000, China