Mandate

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  • To undertake basic plant molecular biology research for understanding molecular mechanisms underlying biological processes.
  • To develop capabilities of devising tools and techniques of biotechnology and genetic engineering for crop improvement.
  • To use the knowledge gained and technologies developed for advancing agricultural development.
  • To serve as a national lead centre for plant molecular biology and biotechnology research.
  • To create trained manpower in the area of plant biotechnology.