George John, Group Leader, SBIRI
and Biotech Programs for States and Biotech Parks, Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India; Mr.
BIRAC has initiated several flagship programmes such as BIG, SBIRI
, BIPP, SPARSH, CRS and BioNEST that bridge the gap in the biotechnology innovation pipeline.
The biotech startup scenario in India was transformed by BIRACs flagship schemes- BIG, SBIRI
, BIPP, CRS and SPARSH which have resulted more than 30 Products, 20 Technologies, 16 Early Stage-Technologies.