Staff of Biochemistry Department
The Department of Biochemistry was started in 1974 by Prof. B. B. Biswas. Since its inception, the Department has produced a number of bright scientists, now pursuing their careers in India and abroad. The faculty members have trad itionally been engaged in research on contemporary areas in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Structural Biology and Genetics. Our past and present faculty members have been recipients of several awards and fellowships, as recognition of their research contributions. At present, the different topics of research are: studies on tubulin substructure and its interaction with drugs, protein folding and structure analyses, crystal structure of proteins, developmental regulation in Mycobacteriophage L1, control of transcription in E. coli, molecular genetics of the parasite Entamoeba histolytica and chromosome transmission in the budding yeast.

Charges for facilities available at this department :

Instrument Academic Institutes
(in Rs.)
(in Rs.)
DNA Synthesizer N.A. N.A.
Microcalorimeter N.A. N.A.
Fluorimeter N.A. N.A.
Preparative Ultracentrifuge N.A. N.A.
Fluorescence microscope N.A. N.A.

Bose Institute reserves the right to limit usage of it's facilities to outside users.

N.A.: Not Accessible to external users.