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The Virtual Institute of Bioinformatics (BITVirtual)

The Virtual Institute of Bioinformatics (BITVirtual)

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To utilize the network infrastructure as a strategy to initiate Bioinformatics Research and Education, Gujarat State Biotechnology Mission, Department of Science and Technology, Government of Gujarat has established The Virtual Institute of Bioinformatics [BITVirtual]. It is a Multi-institutional E-Initiative of the State Government affiliated to Saurashtra University for M. Phil. and Ph. D. Programs in Bioinformatics.

BITVirtual - Nodes & Collaborators

  • Gujarat State Biotechnology Mission, Gandhinagar
  • BioGene, Gujarat Forest Research Institute, Gandhinagar
  • Anand Agriculture University, Anand
  • Gujarat University, Ahmedabad
  • Hemachandracharya North Gujarat University, Patan
  • Saurashtra University, Rajkot
  • Navsari Agriculture University, Navsari
  • Junagadh Agriculture University, Junagadh
  • Gujarat Cancer and Research Institute
  • APBioNet & Progeniq, Singapore

BITVirtual - Infrastructure Facilities

BITVirtual - Infrastructure Facilities

  • High Performance Computing Cluster - SGI Altix 1300
  • Work stations for all research students and faculties
  • 1 mpbs broadband connectivity for all the nodes
  • Web Conferencing Facility
  • Progeniq BioBoost™ Lab 3.0
  • Progeniq BioBoost™ Cluster Accelerator Add-on
  • BITVirtual – IVLE

Conferences Organized

Title: National Conference on Contemporary Developments at Biotech-Bioinformatics Interface
Node: BitVirtual Patan Node
No. of Speakers: 5
Poster Presentations: 17
Total Participants: 151
UG Students: 15
PG Students: 70
Research Students: 30
UG & PG Teachers: 36
National Conference on Contemporary Developments at Biotech‐Bioinformatics Interface

M. Phil. Program Structure

Module No. Module Title
Module - I Basic Bioinformatics
Module - II Advanced & Applied Bioinformatics
Module - III Assignments, Seminars and Problem Based Learning
Module - IV Dry & Wet Lab Practicals
Module - V M. Phil. Thesis

M. Phil. Program 2008-09 (Students - M. Phil. Completed)

Sr. No. Photo Name of Student Research Topic Research Guide
1 Joshi Chinmayi Kamleshkumar Joshi Chinmayi Kamleshkumar
(One Patent Filed)
Comparative studies of ligands acting on CNS disorders Dr. Snehal Bagatharia
Sector Specialist - Agriculture Biotechnology,
Coordinator - BITVirtual Gujarat State Biotechnology Mission
2 Joshi Toral Niralabhai Joshi Toral Niralabhai Computational Analysis and related Studies of Thyroiditis Dr. Snehal Bagatharia
Sector Specialist - Agriculture Biotechnology,
Coordinator - BITVirtual Gujarat State Biotechnology Mission
3 Mehta Charvi Jayeshbhai Mehta Charvi Jayeshbhai Molecular Docking & QSAR studies for Diabetes mellitus. Dr. Snehal Bagatharia
Sector Specialist - Agriculture Biotechnology,
Coordinator - BITVirtual Gujarat State Biotechnology Mission
4 Pandya Chirag Udaykumar Pandya Chirag Udaykumar Identification of Potential inhibitors of Wnt signaling for Colorectal Cancer Dr. Snehal Bagatharia
Sector Specialist - Agriculture Biotechnology,
Coordinator - BITVirtual Gujarat State Biotechnology Mission
5 Solanki Rinal Solanki Rinal Prediction & Determination Of Neural Network Of Protein Through Deferentially Expressed EST’s & Bioinformatics Tools In Induced Lactation Model Of Buffalo. Prof C. G. Joshi
Nodal Coordinator- Anand Agricultural University
6 Manglani Puja Satishkumar Manglani Puja Satishkumar Genomics & Proteomics Database of Biomining Organisms & it’s applications Prof. Shailesh Dave
Nodal Coordinator- GU,
Head - Department of Microbiology & Biotechnology, Gujarat University
7 Thakkar Gaurang Nareshbhai Thakkar Gaurang Nareshbhai Physiology & Metabolic Database of Biomining Organisms & it’s application Biotechnology, Gujarat University
8 Mehta Jignasha Kantilal Mehta Jignasha Kantilal Library Creation & QSAR study of Heterocyclic Entities for In-Silico Drug Discovery Implication Dr. Rajesh Patel
Nodal Coordinator - HNGU Department of Biosciences, Hemchandracharya University
9 Patel Bhoomi Tulshibhai Patel Bhoomi Tulshibhai Protein Modeling studies for Antibacterial Drug Targets Dr. Rajesh Patel
Nodal Coordinator - HNGU Department of Biosciences, Hemchandracharya University
10 Patel Nikunjkumar Bhikhabhai Patel Nikunjkumar Bhikhabhai Pharmacophore Modeling for Antibacterial Drug Discovery Dr. Rajesh Patel
Nodal Coordinator - HNGU Department of Biosciences, Hemchandracharya University
11 Bhojani Nilesh Nagjibhai Bhojani Nilesh Nagjibhai Morphological & genetical study in Castor Prof. V. P. Chovatia
Nodal Coordinator- JAU Professor &
Head, Department of Agricultural Botany, JAU
12 Hemani Neha Deepakbhai Hemani Neha Deepakbhai Comparative Genomic Study on Fungi Prof. Rajendrakumar R. Shah
Nodal Coordinator- NAU,
Dean, ABM and Prof. & Head - Dept. of Biotechnology,
Navsari Agricultural University
13 Naik Dhruti Nitinbabu Naik Dhruti Nitinbabu In Silico Analysis On Growth Factor Receptor in Targeted Therapy in Cancer Prof. Rajendrakumar R. Shah
Nodal Coordinator- NAU,
Dean, ABM and Prof. & Head - Dept. of Biotechnology,
Navsari Agricultural University
14 Rathod Manojkumar Kantilal Rathod Manojkumar Kantilal Comparative Genomic study on Mycobactarium Tuberculosis using Bioinformatics Tools and Designing Effective Drug against tuberculosis Prof. Rajendrakumar R. Shah
Nodal Coordinator- NAU,
Dean, ABM and Prof. & Head - Dept. of Biotechnology,
Navsari Agricultural University
15 Jhala Vibhuti Maheshbhai Jhala Vibhuti Maheshbhai PGRs & Receptors Studies: An Insilco Approach Prof. Vrinda. S. Thaker
Nodal Coordinator- SU Centre for Plant Biotechnology &
Genetic Engineering (CPBGE), Saurashtra University
16 Sheth Bhavisha Prakashbhai Sheth Bhavisha Prakashbhai Computational Modeling of Photosynthetic Efficiency in Plants: Exploring Light to Life Prof. Vrinda. S. Thaker
Nodal Coordinator- SU Centre for Plant Biotechnology &
Genetic Engineering (CPBGE), Saurashtra University

M. Phil. Program – 2009/10 (Research Students Enrolled)

Sr. No. Photo Name of Student Research Topic Research Guide
1 Desai Shivangi Maheshkumar Desai Shivangi Maheshkumar Comparative Analysis of some Mitochondrial Genome Dr. Snehal Bagatharia
Sector Specialist - Agriculture Biotechnology,
Coordinator - BITVirtual Gujarat State Biotechnology Mission
2 Patel Nilam Manubhai Patel Nilam Manubhai In Silico Analysis of some Plastid Genomes Dr. Snehal Bagatharia
Sector Specialist - Agriculture Biotechnology,
Coordinator - BITVirtual Gujarat State Biotechnology Mission
3 Patel Priyankakumari Navinchandra Patel Priyankakumari Navinchandra Cross-Genomic Analysis of some Plasmid Genomes Dr. Snehal Bagatharia
Sector Specialist - Agriculture Biotechnology,
Coordinator - BITVirtual Gujarat State Biotechnology Mission
4 Vaidya Megha Bhaveshkumar Vaidya Megha Bhaveshkumar Functional Annotation of Data Generated by Next Generation Sequencer Prof C. G. Joshi
Nodal Coordinator - Anand Agricultural University
5 Patel Vandanabahen Narendrakumar Patel Vandanabahen Narendrakumar Genomic Insights into the Metal Resistance Mechanisms of the Biomining Microorganisms Prof. Shailesh Dave
Nodal Coordinator- GU,
Head-Department of Microbiology & Biotechnology, Gujarat University
6 Bhanu Pratap Singh Bhanu Pratap Singh Database of Geomicrobiology Prof. Shailesh Dave
Nodal Coordinator- GU,
Head-Department of Microbiology & Biotechnology, Gujarat University
7 Mevada Vishal Arvindlal Mevada Vishal Arvindlal Integrated Village Information System - Generation for Micro Farm Planning with Bioinformatics Approach Dr. Rajesh Patel
Nodal Coordinator- HNGU Department of Biosciences, Hemchandracharya University
8 Parekh Brijal Dineshkumar Parekh Brijal Dineshkumar Bioinformatics Based Abiotic Factor – Database Development with Decision Support System For Improved Crop Production in Village Agro-Ecosystem Dr. Rajesh Patel
Nodal Coordinator- HNGU Department of Biosciences, Hemchandracharya University
9 Kothari Vishal Vallabhbhai Kothari Vishal Vallabhbhai Bioinformatics Driven Biotic Factors- Management for Sustainable Agro-Ecosystem Development Dr. Rajesh Patel
Nodal Coordinator- HNGU Department of Biosciences, Hemchandracharya University
10 Faldu Harikrishna Gopalbhai Faldu Harikrishna Gopalbhai Morphological and Molecular Characterization of Sessame Prof. V. P. Chovatia
Nodal Coordinator- JAU,
Professor & Head - Department of Agricultural Botany, Junagadh Agriculture University
11 Chaudhari Bhaktiben Gajanand Chaudhari Bhaktiben Gajanand Database of Vegetable Crop Diseases in India Prof. Rajendrakumar R. Shah
Nodal Coordinator- NAU,
Dean, ABM and Prof. & Head - Dept. of Biotechnology,
Navsari Agricultural University
12 Chavada Nikul Kumar Chavada Nikul Kumar Focus on Insect Resistant BT Cotton through Bioinformatics Tools Prof. Rajendrakumar R. Shah
Nodal Coordinator- NAU,
Dean, ABM and Prof. & Head - Dept. of Biotechnology,
Navsari Agricultural University
13 Tejas Oza Tejas Oza In Silico Studies on Skin Disorders Prof. Vrinda. S. Thaker
Nodal Coordinator - SU Centre for Plant Biotechnology & Genetic Engineering (CPBGE), Saurashtra University

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