BIRAC Regional Entrepreneurship Centre (BREC)

About BREC: The Biotechnology Industrial Research Assistance Council (BIRAC) in partnership with C-CAMP has set up the BIRAC Regional Entrepreneurship Centre (BREC) in C-CAMP, with an objective of encouraging the spirit of bio-entrepreneurship, facilitating the creation of life science start-ups and mentoring start-ups to increase their chances of success. BREC was officially launched on 23rd February 2017 in New Delhi in the presence of Prof. G. Padmanaban, Honorary Professor and Former Director IISc and Prof. K. VijayRaghavan Secretary, Department of Biotechnology, Government of India. Find more details on www.ccamp.res.in/brec

About C-CAMP: Centre for Cellular and Molecular Platforms (C-CAMP) is a member of the Bangalore Life Sciences Cluster (BLiSC) with a mandate to enable cutting-edge life science research and innovation, and promote life science entrepreneurship. C-CAMP is India’s premier innovation and technology hub as well as one of the largest life science incubators in the country. C-CAMP has funded, incubated and mentored over 90 start-ups over the last few years. C-CAMP is an initiative of Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Govt. of India. Find more details on www.ccamp.res.in

About BIRAC: Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC) is a not-for-profit Public Sector Enterprise, set up by Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Government of India as an interface agency to strengthen and empower the emerging biotech enterprise to undertake strategic research and innovation, addressing nationally relevant product development needs. Find more details on www.birac.nic.in