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.


  • Teachers’ Day Celebrations – On September 5, 2020, the MSc students of IBAB surprised the faculty, teaching and admin staff with an online event that showcased the talents of the students and faculty members. Filled with music, superhero videos, MadLibs and more, it made for a fun afternoon! The Social Media Team has created a video of the event; check it out here:

  • Dr. Gayatri Saberwal’s study published in PLOS One titled “Hidden duplicates: 10s or 100s of Indian trials, registered with, have not been registered in India, as required by law” is still making waves in the media. Dr. Saberwal recently spoke to regarding the completeness and accuracy of the entries in, which is managed by the Clinical Trial Registry of India (CTRI). The CTRI is currently under scrutiny given the COVID19 drug and vaccine trials that are under way in the country. Read the article “A Good Registry Means Accountable Clinical Trials. But Does India Have One?”, here:

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    Teachers' Day Celebrations