|TAMILNADU is the first
state in India to bring an exclusive Biotech Policy in
September, 2000 for the economic development of the state
integrating the Bioresources and the Technical capabilities
available within the state.
Biotechnology is recognized as
an emerging knowledge industry offering immense potential for
innovative technological development and employment
Accordingly, a world class laboratory infrastructure, TICEL
Bio Park has been established in Chennai, India
and is in operation since Nov, 2004..
TICEL acts as a focal hub for Biotech R&D industry in
major domains of Biotechnology such as Medical Biotechnology,
Nutraceuticals, Agricultural Biotechnology and Bioinformatics.