Add: Block2, 6-8 Floor
New Delhi - 110003
Tel: 91-11-24361813 , 11-24362884
Contact: Manju Sharma
Purpose: Agriculture, Consumer issues, Food and Nutrition, Forestry, Intellectual property, Rural Development, Science and Technology
Aim/Objective/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.