Centres of Excellence

Centre of Excellence for Agri Innovation (CAI), Bengaluru

The Centre for Cellular and Molecular Platforms (C-CAMP) is India’s premier bio-incubator and innovation hub supported from Department of IT & BT, Govt. of Karnataka and the Ministry of Agriculture. C-CAMP aims to set-up the K-TECH Centre of Excellence for Agri. Innovation to foster innovation and enterprise formation in agriculture

Research Areas: Agricultural Sciences

Output & Achievements: 1. Center has published 143 research publications (2010-2019) 2. With an aim of enabling early start-ups with a “plug and play” feature, C-CAMP provides access to a fully equipped lab space, with small and large table top as well as access high end equipment. 3. C-CAMP supports innovative start-up companies and scientific entrepreneurs in all sectors of life sciences through bio-incubation and has till date incubated over 20 start-ups/innovators., 4. The K-Tech Technology Business Incubator facilitates startups in the area of life sciences and biotechnology with a special focus on agriculture. Centre has supported over 100 start-ups/spin-offs through funding, bio-incubation and mentorship including medical devices and diagnostics, drug discovery and development, agriculture, nutraceuticals, industrial/environmental biotechnology, molecular biology etc 6. The Discovery to Innovation Accelerator (DIA) cell translates academic discoveries to industry-ready technologies., 7. At C-CAMP, the IPMO and TTO have been established to allow researchers in life sciences from the Bengaluru Bio Cluster (BBC) to realize the commercial potential of their exciting inventions and innovative research 8. IPMO and TTO work with BBC researchers and scientists all over India to protect their IP and commercialize new technologies in collaborations with and through our legal firms (K&S Partners and Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan), industrial and commercial partners (CSIR Tech and BCIL) 9. C-CAMP has recognized the significance of AMR and is working towards fostering and amplifying R&D efforts in the AMR space. C-CAMP startups and individuals currently working on innovations tackling A

Contact Name: Dr. Taslimarif Saiyed, CEO & Director

Contact Address: Centre for Cellular and Molecular Platforms (C-CAMP), NCBS-TIFR Campus, GKVK Post, Bellary Road, Bengaluru 560065

Contact Phone: +91 80 67185100

Fax: +91 80 2363 6662


State: Karnataka