Institute of Bioinformatics and Applied Biotechnology supports and leads the biotechnology academic ecosystem through its academic and new initiatives in Biotechnology, Bioinformatics and Big Data.

NEWS AND HIGHLIGHTS

  • IBAB’s 20th Foundation Day was celebrated on May 31, 2022, in a grand manner, befitting the momentous occasion. It began with a morning of inspirational talks by the Chief Guest, Prof. L. Shashidhara of Asoka University, and Guest of Honour, Prof. Rishikesha T Krishnan of IIM-Bangalore, followed by awards and recognitions for IBAB students, staff and faculty members. Post a scrumptious lunch, the afternoon cultural programs spanned music, singing, dances and awards for extracurricular activities. It was a day that will remain etched in the hearts of IBABians, young and old alike! Read more here: https://www.ibabinsider.com/post/ibab-s-20th-foundation-day

  • The Clinical Trials Registry-India (CTRI) has been run by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) for many years. Recently CTRI has been in the news for its ‘non-permanent’ status. The views of IBAB faculty member, Prof. Gayatri Saberwal, were sought for this news item by The Telegraph.Read the article here: https://www.telegraphindia.com/india/indian-council-of-medical-research-public-database-not-permanent/cid/1870722

  • 2022 has been a prolific year for research publications for IBABians. Be it primary research articles to reviews to opinion pieces, be it national and international journals, all have been covered. A few are highlighted here:A. Chakraborty and Saberwal, 2022, Indian J Med Ethics. “CTRI requirement of prospective trial registration: Not always consistent”B. Nirgude et al., 2022, Front Oncol. “ST08 Altered NF-κB Pathway in Breast Cancer Cells In Vitro as Revealed by miRNA-mRNA Analysis and Enhanced the Effect of Cisplatin on Tumour Reduction in EAC Mouse Model”C. Mahanta et al., 2022, Front Public Health. “Are Countries Becoming Better at SARS-CoV-2 Genomic Surveillance?”D. Ambaru et al., 2022, PLOS One, “Profilin is involved in G1 to S phase progression and mitotic spindle orientation during Leishmania donovani cell division cycle”E. Rebehmed et al., 2022, Front Mol Biosci” Editorial: Advances in Molecular Docking and Structure-Based Modelling”

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    IBAB's 20th Foundation Day

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    IBAB's 20th Foundation Day

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    IBAB's 20th Foundation Day

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    The Clinical Trials Registry-India (CTRI)