Indian Institute of Chemical Biology

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Indian Institute of Chemical Biology
Logo of IICB.png
Seal of IICB
Established 1935 (1935)
Budget 711 million (2012)[1]
Field of research
Director Siddhartha Roy
Faculty 66[1]
Students 427[1]
Location Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Campus Multiple campuses
Affiliations University of Calcutta,
Jadavpur University,
Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research
Operating agency
Council of Scientific & Industrial Research

Indian Institute of Chemical Biology (IICB) is a biomedical research centre in Kolkata, West Bengal, India.[2] Established in 1935 it was named as Indian Institute of Experimental Medicine (IIEM). Later on IICB was included in Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR) in the year of 1956 and renamed to its present form in 1982.

The institute have developed therapeutic and diagnostic solutions of various diseases.[3][4]

IICB is a multidisciplinary research laboratory under the umbrella of CSIR, Govt. of India. It has 7 R&D divisions:

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  1. ^ a b c "Annual Report 2011-2012". Indian Institute of Chemical Biology. Retrieved 18 March 2014. 
  2. ^ "History of IICB". Retrieved 19 April 2014. 
  3. ^ "Narayana Health, CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Biology joins hand for transitional research". Retrieved 19 April 2014. 
  4. ^ "Indian Institute of Chemical Biology". Retrieved 19 April 2014. 
  5. ^ "Indian Institute of Chemical Biology | IICB, Kolkata". Retrieved 19 April 2014. 

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