Prof. Samit Chattopadhyay
Director, CSIR-IICB
J C Bose National Fellow
Welcome to CSIR-IICB : In the dawn of the new century, which may be the century of biology, CSIR - Indian Institute of Chemical Biology is poised to make an impact in understanding the chemistry of life, finally removing the veil of mystery around the life. The spin-offs are bound to have a major impact on the health scenario of the nation. Today, by its mandate, CSIR-IICB is engaged in research on diseases and certain biological problems of global interest.

CSIR-IICB is putting emphasis on quality basic research, on projects having applied potential and is looking forward to a successful Industry-Institute liaison towards closer partnership.

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Notification for Entrance Interview JRF April 2017

“Eureka with Prof. Samit Chattopadhyay, Director, CSIR-IICB” , telecasted in the Rajya Sabha Channel on September 17, 2016.

( Click to Watch Complete conversation )

Summer Training /Project Work/ Dissertation Work Notification-2017   

 New Innovations from CSIR-IICB   

CSIR – IICB TRUE inauguration ceremony

CONGRATULATIONS! Congratulations to Prof. Samit Chattopadhyay for Professor S.P.Ray Chaudhuri 75th Birthday Endowment Lecture award.

CONGRATULATIONS! Congratulations to Dr. Nahid Ali for being elected as the Fellow of Prestigious - The world academy of sciences & INSA - Senior Scientist.

CONGRATULATIONS! Congratulations to Dr. Rupak K Bhadra Chief Scientist, on his election as a Fellow of the National Academy of Sciences (FNASc) 2016.

CONGRATULATIONS! Dr. G. Suresh Kumar Chief Scientist, elected as Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC) UK.

CONGRATULATIONS! Indian scientists inch closer to treating deadly fatty liver disease:



CONGRATULATIONS! Dr. Suvendra Bhattacharyya for Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize for Science and Technology 2016.

CONGRATULATIONS! CSIR-IICB Scientists discover Link between Obesity and Diabetes - ( Ref. Press articles )

The Statesman: 


Hindustan Times : 


CONGRATULATIONS! Dr. Suvendra Bhattacharyya for National Bioscience Award 2015 of Department of Biotechnology, Government of India 

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