China tightly regulates the export of human genetic resources and their use by foreign organisations. Photo: Shutterstock China tightly regulates the export of human genetic resources and their use by foreign organisations. Photo: Shutterstock
China tightly regulates the export of human genetic resources and their use by foreign organisations. Photo: Shutterstock

Shares of Hong Kong-listed Genscript Biotech plunge 25 per cent after firm says chairman has been placed under ‘residential surveillance’ by Beijing

  • Zhang Fangliang under residential surveillance and four other employees detained by Customs Anti-Smuggling Department, company says in exchange filing
  • Stock of Nasdaq-listed subsidiary Legend Biotech also declines

Topic |   China economy
China tightly regulates the export of human genetic resources and their use by foreign organisations. Photo: Shutterstock China tightly regulates the export of human genetic resources and their use by foreign organisations. Photo: Shutterstock
China tightly regulates the export of human genetic resources and their use by foreign organisations. Photo: Shutterstock
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