4-Day Hands-on Workshop on
“Molecular Techniques in Synthetic Biology”
13-16 July, 2023

Organised by the Synthetic Biology Group at IBAB, Bengaluru

The Synthetic Biology group at IBAB is organizing a 4-day hands-on workshop on “Molecular Techniques in Synthetic Biology” from 13-16 July, 2023.

This intensive workshop will focus on basic techniques and workflows in DNA, RNA and protein analysis used in synthetic biology. The participants will be provided with extensive hands-on training in experimental methods relevant to synthetic biology. In addition, specialized lectures and quizzes will be conducted to enhance the conceptual understanding of principles and protocols of different techniques of molecular biology and genetic engineering.

Target Audience:
Students pursuing undergraduate or postgraduate courses in Zoology/Botany/Life Sciences/Biotechnology or any subject of biological sciences are eligible to apply. Preference will be given to students studying in higher educational institutions in Karnataka. A total of 20 participants will be selected for the workshop.

How to apply:
Interested participants should register for the workshop by filling up a google form (link mentioned below). Selected students will be contacted for paying the registration fees as shown below. Participation will be confirmed only upon receipt of the registration fees.

Registration Fees: For UG/PG students INR 5000/- (including food and hostel accommodation). The fees paid once will not be refunded under any circumstances.

The deadline for registration is 25th June 2023.

Registration Link: Please register using this Google Form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1GDrSI4mVFovqrHWFWaLHtn22p-W6PB11iYXvXmG38UA/edit

Venue: IBAB

Certificate: The participants will receive a certificate from IBAB.

Travel and hostel accommodation: All participants should come to IBAB on 12th July 2023. Hostel facility on a sharing basis will be provided to all participants. Participants must arrange their own travel and the institute will not provide any financial support.

About IBAB:
IBAB, located in Electronic City, Bengaluru, is a unique institution engaged in education, research, and entrepreneur-supported programs. IBAB’s mission is to catalyze the growth of India’s biotechnology and bioinformatics industries. IBAB offers a unique M.Sc. degree program (with dual specialization in Bioinformatics and Biotechnology), an interdisciplinary Ph.D. research program, and a Post Graduate Diploma Programme (in Big Data Biology). The institute has strong research programs in various disciplines such as Cancer Biology, Infectious Disease Biology, Synthetic Biology, Molecular Parasitology, Microbial Genomics, Structural Bioinformatics, Systems Biology, and Drug Discovery and Mathematical Biology.

This is evident by the educational qualification, peer-reviewed publications, academic and industrial collaborations, and teaching experience of well-trained faculty members. The institute has excellent infrastructure and a vibrant environment conducive to cutting-edge research. For more information, please visit https://www.ibab.ac.in/ and https://www.ibab.ac.in/niche-programmes/synthetic-biology/.

Contact: workshops@ibab.ac.in

The organizers acknowledge the department of IT, BT, and S&T of the Government of Karnataka for supporting Synthetic Biology Group at IBAB.

With Support From:
Government of Karnataka