Synthetic Biology Group @ IBAB

Synthetic Biology Group at Institute for Bioinformatics and Applied Biotechnology (IBAB)

Government has approved establishment of Synthetic Biology Group at IBAB to undertake translational research program that is centered on areas of high socio-economic impact such as Food, Fuel, Health and Environment utilizing latest genome editing technologies and DNA assembly methods to engineer microorganisms and human cells.

The group led by Dr. Sanjay Ghosh has started working on areas like developing tunable yeast gene expression system using synthetic promoters and gene editing technology, metabolic engineering of yeast cells for biotechnological applications, engineering human cells for therapeutic applications and functional genomics approaches to combat vector-borne diseases.

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Karnataka Innovation & Technology Society
Government Of Karnataka