Institute of Genomics & Integrative Biology (IGIB)
Institute of Genomics & Integrative Biology (IGIB) recruits Project Assistant Posts. Candidates with M. Phil can apply.
About Institute of Genomics & Integrative Biology (IGIB):
CSIR-Institute of Genomics & Integrative Biology (IGIB) is a premier Institute of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), engaged in research of national importance in the areas of genomics, molecular medicine, bioinformatics, proteomics and environmental biotechnology. CSIR Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology (CSIR-IGIB) is a scientific research institute devoted primarily to integrated biological research. It is a part of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), India. The institute started off as the Center for Biochemical Technology in 1977 and the primary focus was biochemical research but since the inception of genomics and bioinformatics approaches, the focus shifted to integrative biology. Today, it stands tall among the premiere research institutes in India. IGIB was established in 1977 as the Center for Biochemical Technology.(CBT). The Functional Genomics Unit was established in 1998 with the focus shifting from chemical to genomics research. The institute was rechristened “Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology” in 2002 and encompassed Computational and Bioinformatics approaches in making a deliberate shift towards Integrative Biological Research. IGIB is one of the premier laboratories under the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, carrying out important Research & Development activities in various areas of modern biotechnology and biological sciences such as allergy and infectious diseases, molecular pathogenesis and recombinant DNA technology while focusing mainly on Genomics and Bio-informatics. The research activities/projects of the Institute can be classified under the “Discovery Research” and “Collaborative Research”. The institute has transformed from an isolated laboratory working in the area of biochemical research to a laboratory dedicated to genomics research. The Institute is also well equipped with Bio safety level 3 (BSL3) Laboratory facility to work with pathogenic microorganisms.
Postal Address:Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology, Near Jubilee Hall, Mall Road, Delhi-110 007.
Tel:+91-011-27666156/157, 27667602, 27667439
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