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Objective of the Centre

  • (i) To provide a national bio-information network designed to bridge the inter-disciplinary gaps in   biotechnology information and to establish link among scientists in organizations involved in R & D and manufacturing activities in biotechnology.

  • (ii) To build up information resources, prepare database on biotechnology and to develop relevant information handling tools and techniques.

  • (iii) To continuously assess information requirements, organize creation of necessary infrastructure and to provide information and computer support services to the national community of users.

  • (iv) To establish linkages with international resources in Biotechnology Information (e.g. Databanks, published literature, patents and other information of scientific and commercial value).

  • (v) To evolve and implement programmes on education and training of information scientists responsible for having biotechnology information and its application to biotechnology, research and development.

  • (vi) To develop, support and enhance public information resource for biotechnology e.g. Gene banks, molecular biology data and related research information resources.

  • (vii) To undertake preparing and publishing survey, state-of-the-art reports and forecasts for several branches of the sector.

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