Holy Cross College
Bioinfomatics Infrastructure Facility (BIF)

Sponsored by DBT.BTIS, Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of INDIA

Holy Cross College (BIF)

Sponsored by DBT BTIS, Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt of INDIA

Welcome to (BIF)of Holy Cross College

The Bioinformatics infrastructure facility (BIF) of Holy Cross College forms a part of National Bioinformatics network under the Biotechnology Information System (BTIS) programme of the Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India for the promotion of Biology Teaching Through Bioinformatics (BTBI).

The facility is available at Dept. of Biotechnology & Bioinformatics of the College and has taken large strides since its establishment in 2006.BIF, Holy Cross College has been relentlessly making efforts to enhance the bioinformatics skills of students by providing state of the art computing facilities with the world’s premier Bioinformatics software packages. Besides accelerating the Dept’s on-going research, the BIF plays a central role in opening new avenues in

Analysis of DNA/Protein sequence & structural data
Specialty databases
Molecular evolution Studies
Protein Engineering and Design
Structure Based Drug Design or Docking

The facility aims not only educational and research initiatives, but also vouches for Human resource development in the areas of bioinformatics by conducting Training programmes for staff, students and community.


Database for Identification of Cancer Effects

The database is the collection of cancer drugs with their physiochemical and structural properties, their cancer targets and side-effects