NABI - CDAC enters in a “New vistas of collaboration in computational Biology”

Today heads of the two national organizations C-DAC Pune and NABI signed an MOU to strengthen the application of computers in biofortification of crops with micronutrients and high protein.
“Dr. Hemant Darbari, DG, C-DAC was today in Mohali to sign an MOU with National Agri-Food Biotechnology Institute, Mohali. On this occasion he also made a presentation about the application of computers in different phases of life and the role of C-DAC is nation building in IT- Sector.
Dr. T.R Sharma, Executive Director , NABI told that this collaboration of NABI and C-DAC will go a long way in decoding the genomes of wheat and pulse crops for identification of Agriculturally important genes. He said for genome analysis, very high end computational power is required for which C-DAC will provide technical support.