State-of-the-Art

State-of-the-Art


State-of-the-Art Training Laboratory:
The state-of-the-art lab facility having 2000 sq. ft. working area was equipped with basic to modern sophisticated instruments to train research students and faculty from other Institutions. A diesel generator having the capacity of 125 KVA was installed to the state-of-the-art lab to provide uninterrupted power supply.
Cell Culture Laboratory Plant Tissue Culture Laboratory
A separate plant tissue culture lab was established with automated photo period settings. Animal cell culture lab facility with Biological safety level II (BSL-II) standard as per the guidelines and regulations of Institutional biosafety committee has been established.
Bioinformatics / Computational Laboratory
A dedicated Bioinformatics lab was established with 20 high end work stations connected with Unix/Linux servers through local intranet. The main objective of the computational lab is to train the participants with the computational aspects of genomics and proteomics. A dedicated HP-Blade server was acquired and NRCBS website hosted (www.nrcbsmku.org).
Library Facility
The existing library was upgraded with basic infrastructure and scientific contents by subscribing recent books and journals (Print and Online version) of leading publishers. Currently, NRCBS centre subscribed leading scientific journals like Nature, Nature biotechnology, Nature Genetics, etc., and e-publications are provided to the participants through UGC-INFLIBNET access.
Lecture Hall
A lecture hall to accommodate 60 participants/visitors with all modern audio and video facilities like LCD projector, video screens, Interactive board, video conferencing and computers with internet facility etc., was established.
Internet Connectivity
UGC-NRCBS is connected with the 1 GBPS internet connectivity through the lease line provided by the (NIC) BSNL. Access to the internet is provided to all the participants, students, M.Sc., Ph.D. Scholars and visiting fellows through the secured UGC-NRCBS wireless network.
Research Trainee Hostel Facility
Dr. (Mrs.) Kalyani Mathivanan, Vice-Chancellor, Madurai Kamaraj University laid the foundation stone for the UGC-NRCBS Research Trainees Hostel in the cam pus on 15.03.2013. NRCBS Research Trainees Hostel was inaugurated by the Excellency Governor of Tamilnadu Dr. K. Rosaiah on 28.10.2014 and the occasion was graced by Honorable Tamil Nadu Education Minister Thiru. P. Palaniappan. Vice Chancellor of Madurai Kamaraj University Col. Dr. (Mrs.) Kalyani Mathivanan briefed about the functioning of the NRCBS program and the hostel facilities

contacts Contact Us

    UGC-Networking Resource Centre
    in Biological Sciences
    School of Biological Sciences
    Madurai Kamaraj University
    Madurai - 625021
    India
    Telephone: +91-452-2458210
    E-mail :office@nrcbsmku.org
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