Biotech Research Facilities in NER

Following major infrastructure facilities have been established across NER:

  • Programme Support for Research in Biological Science and Healthcare Engineering in North East Region at Indian Institute of Guwahati, Guwahati.
  • Upgradation of BSL-3, for studying dangerous pathogens with special reference to Bacillus anthracis as well as to provide BSL-3 Facility to NER institutions and Training of Researchers of this Region at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.
  • Infrastructure for Medical Diagnostics and Biomedical Research at 11Medical Colleges across North Eastern States of India.
  • Molecular Diagnostic Laboratory at Mizoram State Cancer Institute, Aizwal.
  • Biotechnology R &D Infrastructure Facility at NEIGRIHMS, Shillong.
  • X-Ray Crystallography Facility established at IIT-Guwahati.
  • DBT Programme Support on Fundamental Molecular Investigation in Biotechnology - Phase II at IIT-Guwahati.
  • Development of Infrastructural Facility of National Research Centre on Yak
  • Creation of Infrastructure Facility at NRC Mithun (ICAR), Jharnapani, Nagaland
  • Establishment of a DBT Centre at NEHU for empowerment of North Eastern Human Resource for Biotechnology Activities.