Bioinformatics Education Progamme (BEP) 2015 

Organized by;
Bioinformatics Distributed information SUb Centre(Sub-DISC)
Sikkim State Council of Science and Technology
Vigyan Bhawan ,Deorali,Gangtok
with the Support of DBT,GoI.
















Bioinformatics Sub-DISC, Sikkim State Council of Science & Technology, Department of Science & Technology and Climate Change, with the support of  Department of Biotechnology, Government of India, has organized an important programme on Bioinformatics in Yangang Government Senior Secondary School, South Sikkim. The programme was a part of series long Bioinformatics Education Programme (BEP) 2015, on 06th October.

            During the programme, Laydong Lepcha, Information Officer, Bioinformatics Sub-DISC, Sikkim State Council of Science & Technology, gave a power point presentation upon the advance development and importance of Biological sciences among the Science teachers and Class XI, Class XII science students. He was accompanied by Shri. Kishore Prasad Sharma and Miss. Ongkit Lepcha, Engineers, Bioinformatics Centre. More than fifty students including science teachers have participated in this programme. The students have taken maximum benefits from this programme by enjoying interaction with an expert in respect to the techniques of advance biological allied science like Bioinformatics.

            The series long Bioinformatics Education Programme 2015, was started from Mangshila Governemnt Senior Secondary School, North Sikkim on 16th September 2015. The same were also concluded in Dentam Government Senior Secondary School, west Sikkim and Namchi Government Girls Senior Secondary School, South Sikkim, on 22nd and 29th September respectively.

            The Bioinformatics Education Programme is inspired by Dr. Anil Mainra,IFS, Principal Secretary, Department of Science & Technology, Dr. B.C Basistha, Additional Director and Coordinator and Shri. K.B. Subba, Assistant Scientific Officer (ASO) and Co-coordinator, SSCS&T.

            Sikkim being one of richest spot of Biodiversity in the world has huge potential of exploring its Bio-resources to generate genuine biological resources for the state and the country.