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Sikkim State Council of Science and Technology

Our Council works on Various Project Envis and Patent informatics center are our two nighbour Project and their site can be accessed with following link......... 


Patent informatics

Remote Sensing

Tissue Culture



Ecotourism in Sikkim





Objectives of the Centre:


The objectives of the centre are as follows:


(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.




   Amongst the many floral treaties of Sikkim Himalaya one of the earliest ones may be found over the genus Rhododendron (Gk. rhodo = red, dendrons = tree ).  



Rarity Status
L.K Rai Notes


  Orchid known for their brilliance in colors, unusual shapes attractive growth habits, variety in fragrance and exquisite beauty can attract any nature lovers.





The Genus



Medicinal Plant

Sikkim with its total geographical area of 7,096 sq km is bestowed with a huge diversity of flora and fauna. 



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