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Technology Incubation and Entrepreneurship Development Society (TIEDS) has been established to promote innovation and entrepreneurship in the region, To accomplish its goal, TIEDS runs and manages a Business Incubator called Technology Innovation & Development of Entrepreneurship Support (TIDES) Business Incubator hosted at Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, TIDES facilitates incubation of new enterprises with innovative technologies by admitting them at its Incubation Centre and provides physical, technical, financial and networking supports and services.
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TIDES Bio-incubator, IIT Roorkee established under Bio-NEST (Bio-Incubator Nurturing Entrepreneurship for Scaling Technologies) scheme of BIRAC (Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council, is a not-for-profit Section 8, Schedule B, Public Sector Enterprise, set up by Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Government of India), aims to encourage, incubate and accelerate the life sciences, healthcare and Biotechnology based innovations for commercialization as well as to support the researchers and entrepreneurs by providing the necessary resources to transform their research works into a viable commercial product. The Bio-NEST facility at TIDES is being developed at Muti Activity Centre (MAC) at IIT Roorkee.


Laboratory Facilities in Bio-NEST

Being developed in the incubation space for 5000 sq. ft., the startups and innovators can have access to the following well equipped laboratories:

  • Media Lab
  • Tissue Culture Lab
  • Biotech Lab
  • Independent Wet lab
  • Utilities Lab
  • Dry Office space

Comprising the following list of equipments and utilities:

  • Protein Purification System
  • Refrigerated Incubator Shaker
  • Refrigerated High-Speed Centrtifuge- Floor Model
  • CO2 Incubator
  • Multinode plate reader
  • Cell homogenizer/disruptor
  • Inverted Microscope with digital camera
  • Microscope
  • Refrigerated Centrifuge
  • Bomb Calorimeter
  • Probe Sonicator
  • UV-vis spectrophotometer
  • Water Purification system- Type1 and Type3
  • Deep Freezer (-860C)
  • Rotor Evaporator
  • Cold Cabinet
  • Laminar Hood
  • Fume Hood
  • Fume Hood
  • Cell Tissue Culture Hood
  • Gel electrophoresis system
  • PCR Machine
  • Autoclave
  • Variable Speed Peristaltic pump
  • Weighing balances
  • Water Baths
  • Hot Air Oven
  • Refrigerators
  • Ice machine
  • Pulse Oximeter system(OXY1OOE)
  • EDA 100C

Along with the basic minor equipments such as:

  • pH meters
  • Magnetic stirrers and Hot Plate
  • Microcentrifuge
  • Potentiometer
  • Vacuum Filtration Unit
  • Vortex Mixture, etc.

As well as workstations installed in dry office space with IIT Roorkee Internet services in the facility.

Who can apply?

The individual/Start-up who is technologically associated with their idea or product in the field of following indicative areas:

  • Bio-Pharmaceutical
  • Bio-Services
  • Bio-Agriculture
  • Bio-Industrial
  • Bio-Informatics
  • Bio-medical Engineering
  • Bio-economy

Send your proposals and queries on tides@iitr.ac.in and bioincubation.tides@iitr.ac.in

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