The developing direction and common characteristic of Chung Yuan Christian University will combine "biotechnology" with "the whole people educate". This school had already established " biotechnology and project promotion committee.This school had already promoted actively and set about building the "Biotechnology and Project Building". The developing direction of Department of Bioscience Technology divide stating as follows especially: Stem Cell VIA Technologies, Inc. (VIA) offers and establishes "VIA cord blood Stem Foundation" and already sign contracts with this school. VIA cord blood Stem Foundation had already garrisonned in our department and purchased more than one hundred million N.T. dollars to buy the latest instruments for research. So the teachers and graduate students of this department can participate in the research works in this foundation directly. Many professors had engaged in embryo or stem cell research already in our department. So stem cell based on research in our department is the most characteristic among the domestic universities. Traditional Chinese Medicine Do you know that the good health food now needn`t go to the remote mountains to adopt the wild one again? Through the choice and decorating by biotechnology, we can produce better and more health food. The health food has practical and potentiality most in the biological development in science and technology at the present stage. Besides, health food is a key development in our country. In addition, this department have many professors of leading position in nutrition and food science circles. We carry on clinical research and cooperate with Tao-Yuan General Hospital Department of Health. Bioinformatics A lot of unknowable DNA sequences in research are expressed by Bioinformatics and became meaningful information. Bioinformatics develops the most scarce needing talents of biotechnology for the whole world at present. Chung Yuan Christian University have strongest Department of Information and Computer Engineering, Business Administration and Mechanical Engineering, the teachers who work for similar specialities and backgrounds in mathematics, chemistry or chemical engineering. So Chung Yuan Christian University should have potentiality to develop bioinformatics.