Nov. 22, 2016, China’s top legislator Zhang Dejiang, chairman of the Standing Committee of China's National People's Congress, paid a visit to Alltech Medical Systems with the intention of inspecting the scientific innovation and intellectual property protection of high-end medical equipment. The Group also included Wang Dongming, Party Chief of Sichuan Province and member of the China Political Bureau of CPC Central Committee, Wu Jingping, the Standing Committee and Secretary-general of Sichuan Provincial Party Committee, Chen Guangzhi, Deputy Director of Sichuan Municipal People's Congress, Tang Liangzhi, Party Secretary of Chengdu Municipality, and Chengdu Acting Mayor Luo Qiang.
Since its establishment in 2005, Alltech has successfully developed the first Chinese 1.5T MRI with all the core intellectual property and manufacturing technologies in-house. Alltech always sticks to independent research and development, and the technological breakthroughs made by us could help hospitals reduce the costs of diagnosis and maintenance to a large degree, Alltech Chairman and CEO Dr. Zou Xueming said during top legislator visiting Alltech product lines.
Alltech chairman and CEO Dr. Mark Zou (at left) speaks about Alltech’s independent R&D achievements and
intellectual property protection work with top legislator Zhang Dejiang (center), chairman of the Standing
Committee of China's National People's Congress (NPC)
Alltech President Cindy Jin also pointed out that Alltech has built a strong reputation and brand name globally. Benefitting from Chinese ‘One Belt, One Road’ policy, Alltech has successfully installed over 200 units worldwide. The market presence expands across five continents, over 16 countries, including USA, UK, Russia, Iran, Sudan, Ethiopia, Thailand, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, etc. In China, President Cindy Jin added, from national tier one major hospitals to local private hospitals, Alltech MRI plays an important role in their daily diagnosis, such as China West Hospital, Beijing 301 Hospital of PLA, Xiangya Hospital, Wuhan Union Hospital, etc.
With the development of economy and the enhancement of people’s health consciousness, the demand for high-quality medical equipment will increase, top legislator Zhang Dejiang said. He called on Alltech to seize market opportunities under the new circumstances, and to pay high attention to the protection work on key technologies innovation and intellectual property, providing more cutting-edge medical imaging equipment affordable to the widest possible population.
China’s top legislator Zhang Dejiang (center), chairman of the Standing Committee of China's National People's
Congress (NPC), took a group photo with the core management team of Alltech