Nations Institute of Animal Biotechnology (NIAB) is aimed to harness novel and emerging biotechnologies and take up research in the cutting edge areas for improving animal health and productivity. The Institute’s focus of research will be on Animal Genetics and Genomics, Transgenic Technology, Reproductive Biotechnology, Infectious Diseases, Bioinformatics, and Nutrition Enrichment. The institute aims at translational research leading to the development of novel vaccines, diagnostics, and improved therapeutic molecules for farm animals. The Institute plans to promote bio entrepreneurship by providing a supportive environment for commercial tenants involved in the development of farm animal-based products.
The mission of NAIB is the development of the sustainable and globally competitive livestock industry through innovative technology and the vision is to demonstrate excellence in promoting and commercializing leads in biotechnology and to produce globally competitive livestock products, pharmaceuticals, and biologicals for animal health care.