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Call for proposals for SERB-IRHPA National Biosafety Level 3 (BSL 3 / ABSL 3) Facilities

SERB-IRHPA  call objective is establishing SERB National Biosafety Level (BSL 3 / ABSL 3) infrastructure facilities for handling infectious pathogens, build capacity to provide support for programmes of national priority and provide surge capacity to respond expeditiously to epidemics / pandemics. 

Eligibility: Public funded national research institutes/labs, Universities, Institutes of National importance or established by the Act of Parliament can submit the application. The applicant must establish a regional cluster of not less than 5 institutions with the public and private sector that promises advanced research cooperation. PI should have at least 5 years of working experience in BSL 2 facility and worked on infectious pathogens, as evident from high quality publications/patents. PIs having trained in BSL3/ABSL3/BSL4 facilities and well versed in biosafety protocols / guidelines / SOPS will be a desirable additional qualification.

 Last date: Thursday, June 02, 2022