GSBTM (Gujarat State Biotechnology Mission) and Bills Biotech Pvt. Ltd. Savli
As a part of academic activity, a one day educational trip was organized to Bio-incubator facility of GSBTM (Gujarat State Biotechnology Mission) and Bills Biotech Pvt. Ltd. Savli.
The Bio-incubator facility of GSBTM in Savli Biotech Park holds infrastructural and instrumental resources for conducting research with commercial perspective under several flagship programs of GSBTM (DST, GoG). The Head of the Instrumentation facility and the coordinator gave presentations about the different flagship programs of GSBTM and DST-GoG and explained how
students, researchers, academicians and individuals can benefit from such programs. Then students were taken on the lab visits and briefed about the different instruments available at their facility.
In the second half of the day, the students were taken to Bills Biotech Pvt. Ltd. which is a fermentation based company. Students were taken on tour of entire facility and explained about the large scale production of antibiotics and anti-diabetics. The students experienced the industrial exposure and implementation of several concepts, process and instrumentation.