LNUTCM offers a supportive and stimulating research environment, with the school strategy “To Stand Based on the Key Disciplines, to Invigorate Depending on the Talents and to Develop Relying on Scientific & Technological Research”. Research activities underpin our teaching and further enhance the quality and relevance of the courses. 
LNUTCM has 1 national clinical research base of TCM, 11 A-grade research labs and 20 B-grade research labs directly under the State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine and 15 provincial key labs and engineering centers. It has undertaken and accomplished dozens of State-level research projects and hundreds of provincial-level research projects, such as the clinical trials with new drugs of Traditional Chinese Medicine and the national clinical trial of medicine. LNUTCM research is committed to research & technology transfer activities that benefit the cause of TCM.