Add.: Block 2, 6-8 Floor, CGO Complex
Phone: 91-11-24361813, 91-11-24362884
Contact Person: Manju Sharma
Purpose : Agriculture, Consumer issues, Food and Nutrition, Forestry, Intellectual property, Rural Development, Science and Technology
Aims/Objectives/Mission : DBT works towards achieving the following goals for the government to support R&D and manufacturing in Biologicals; to identify and set up centres of excellence for R&D; to promote large scale use of Bio-technology. It also integrates programme for Manpower Development and establishment of Infrastructural Facilities to support R&D and production; evolves Bio-safety guidelines and promotes University-Industry interaction. DBT serves as Nodal Point for specific International Collaborations; manufactures and application of cellbased vaccines.