Biotechnology can make the impossible possible and it is a new hope for the future. I warmly welcome all of you to the Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology. KRIBB is the only government research institute dedicated to biotechnology research across a broad span of expertise, from basic studies for the fundamental understanding of life phenomena to applied studies such as new drug discovery, novel biomaterials, integrated biotechnology, and bioinformation. KRIBB will contribute to Korea’s economic development, people’s welfare and living. Thank you for your support and keen interest to KRIBB.