Sri Raghavendra Biotechnologies Pvt. Ltd was incepted in the year of 2000 as an organization which provides various training programs, short term projects, research and consultancy services for stem cells. With the backing of our services, we strive to establish a number of applications in stem cell based therapeutics. In the year of 2003, we inaugurated a laboratory with a cGMP regulated "Clean Room" facility.
We are consistently providing stem cell banking technology & Services to the established Cryo Stem cell (Karnataka) Pvt. Ltd. for past 5 years. This training is aimed towards life science students in stem cell biology, animal cell culture, and drug screening by the 'In vitro' method.
The company has also signed MOU's for the collaboration in R&D arena with numerous reputed research institutions. We offer our services to various clinics, hospitals and students. For the outstation students, we have arrangements for local accommodation also.
Sri Raghavendra Biotechnologies Pvt. Ltd has an American initiative and also an initiative with Bhaghavan Mahaveer Jain Hospital. This initiative is a step further towards interactive collaboration on Stem Cell with special emphasis on its clinical Application.
The company strives to fulfill its mission of attaining competence in the arena of biotechnology. To fulfill this mission, we provide efficient consulting, training and research services. With these services, our clients can attain manpower excellence for their growth in the biotech industry.
During the course of time, we have developed beneficial and persistent collaborations with various R&D organizations. We are engaged in a number of training programs, short term projects, stem cells clinical applications with various national and international R&D institutes & companies which includes following:
Centre for Liver Research & Diagnostic (Hyderabad)
Sdu Bhd (Malaysia)
Frontier- Life Line (Chennai)
For our short term workshops, we have collaborations with organizations such as:
Nagarjuna University Guntur
Seshadripuram College Yelhanka
Brindavan College Bhupasandra
Presidency College Kempapura
Reva College Bangalore
We are offering various services that range from servicing of training programs, short term projects, clinical applications to contract research program on stem cells. The spectrum of our consultancy and services include student training program, short term projects in biotechnology, short term workshop, projects completed and ongoing at the laboratory, collaborative stem-cell research, stem cell based clinical application. Every category includes various other services that receive high appreciation for it's:
All our services are targeted towards fulfilling the needs of students, clinics and hospitals. Each service can be tailored so as to meet the clients' requirements. After the completion of the training program or short term project, the students will receive a certificate from the director of the company.
Our Infrastructural Facilities
The company possesses state-of-the-art infrastructural facilities that are a result of our huge investments in this domain. Some of the facilities are as follows:
In-house design unit with CAD/CAM facility
Laboratory with a cGMP regulated "Clean Room" facility
Well equipped training center and many more
Molecular Biology Lab
All these facilities enable us to provide only the efficient and result oriented services to our clients. Our in-house design unit allows us to develop customized products as per the clients' specifications. The laboratory and training centers are couple of most pivotal parts of our student training program.
We provide hostel facilities for the outstation students who have enrolled in our training and short term project.
Our Esteemed Clients
With the persistent efforts of our R&D and other experts, we offer most beneficial and useful services of stem cells. These services have enabled us to acquire a large base of clients who are some of the prominent names in their explicit work domain. Among our all services, we possess prestigious clients for the consultancy service for stem cell laboratory. Some of our esteemed clients for this service are as follows:
Stem Life, Sdu Bhd in Malaysia
Narayana Nethralaya, Bangalore
Bangalore Institute of Oncology, Bangalore
Frontier - Life Line, Chennai
Backed by our infrastructural facilities and panel of experts, we strive to enhance our client base along with retaining the present one by upgrading our knowledge of stem cells technology.
The company has developed a pool of diligent personnel under the profound guidance of its board of directors. The brief profile and experience of each of directors is cited below:
Dr. S.G.A. Rao, Founder & Director
Master's from B.I.T.S, Pilani
Ph.D. in Cellular Biology from Delhi University
Post Doctoral Training in Stem Cell Biology at Paterson Institute of Cancer Research, Christie's Hospital, Manchester, UK
Head of Department of Chemotherapy & Stem Cell Biology, Cancer Research Institute, Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai, India
Chairman & Managing Director of India's first private autologous Umbilical Cord Blood Bank, Cryo Stemcell (Kar) Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore
Carried out pioneering research on umbilical cord blood haematopoietic stem cells over three decades
Established India's first cord blood stem cell bank, approved by the Drug Controller of India in 2002
Founded the National "Society of Regenerative Medicine and Tissue Engineering", India
Awarded with ICMR-BGRC Oration Award for pioneering work on Stem Cells
Dr. Gururaj A. Rao, Director, Clinical Projects
Post Doctoral Fellow at University of Florida, USA.
Ph.D. in Pharmacy from University of North Carolina, USA.
Mrs. Jyothsna A Rao, Research Director
Post Graduation in Immunology and Microbiology from Mumbai University.
MS from University of Arkansas, Little Rock , USA in Physiology and Medicine.
Mrs. Sunanda A. Rao, Director, Administration
Panel Of Experts
Leveraging on the continuous supervision of our board of directors, we have developed a highly diligent panel of experts. They work towards acquiring the company goal of satisfying its clients completely by ensuring the quality and effectiveness of our services. Our panel of experts includes various consultants, scientists, and other personnel.
All the personnel are divided into different teams to handle every service/project with utmost care. Our scientific team is headed by proficient experts who include:
Dr. S. G. A. Rao
Dr. Jyothsna Rao
Dr. Geeta Vishwanathan
Mr. Santosh Kumar
Mr. Veeresh N
We also possess a separate team for conducting various research activities in the field of stem cell technology.
Research & Development
As we offer various stem cell research & consultancy services, it is very crucial for us to keep ourselves updated with the latest introductions and upgradations in the stem cell technology. The stem cells are used in various medical therapies and latest developments in this domain are extremely crucial to be incorporated in all our services. To carry out various research activities in this field, we possess a fully furnished research and development unit.
To carry out all the research activities, we have a team of R&D experts. Every personnel possess rich experience and expertise in the domain of stem cells. They store the results of all the researches conducted for prompt analysis and future reference. Only after the recommendation of the R&D department, we tailor and/or modify our services accordingly. We have signed MOU's for the collaboration in R&D arena with several research institutions. We assure our clients that our services are strictly according to the latest developments in the field.
Research & Consultancy Services
When it comes to biological projects, short term workshops, research and consultancy services in domain of stem cells, then we are the first choice for our clients. All our services, programs and workshops are aimed towards clinical based on the Stem Cell therapeutics. To ensure the reliability and innovativeness of our services, we possess an efficient research and development team. It is fully supported by our scientific team which is headed by experience professionals.
Together they ensure that our services fulfill its desired aim and satisfy our clients accordingly. Furthermore, we have developed advantageous associations with various R&D organizations that allow us meet the specific requirements of our clients. The gamut of our services include following:
Student Training Programs
Under our student training program, we offer a number of modules with hands-on training to all life science students & Pharmacy on animal cell culture and stem cell culture. To ensure high efficiency and optimum results of this program, we have a state-of-the-art training laboratory, with the necessary instrumentation and facilities. Our guest faculty includes clinical practitioners from reputed medical institutions.
For the outstation students, we also provide hostel accommodation. Under this program, we have successfully trained over 300 students throughout India.
All the interested students for training program will have to register 15 days in advance by paying the registration fees in form of DD.
Animal Cell Culture Training
Stem Cell Culture Training
Animal Cell Culture + Lymphocyte Culture + Karyotyping
3 Months Diploma Course
Short Term Workshops
Backed by a competent workforce, we provide culture workshops, animal cell culture, short term workshop to the students. We have partnerships with various established organizations which enable us to ensure the effectiveness and result orientation of the workforce. The candidates of this workshop can be both students as well as lecturers.
We offer Animal Tissue Culture workshops in colleges & universities, where we will provide 2 days hands on training in the college itself. We can arrange the entire practicals, which can be utilized as an adjacent to the theory syllabus of the students curriculum at Msc & Bsc levels
Workshop on Animal Cell Culture
Short Term Projects
The organization offers various hands on biotechnology projects, stem cell projects, short-term projects in animal cell biotechnology, stem cells and its clinical applications. These projects are geared for academically determined students and research candidates. We assist students in bettering their understanding on a scientific problem and formulating the projects according to it. Relevant reading materials, journals and papers are provided to the students. This enables them to write up the project after the conclusion of work.
Projects are given to students in the field of Anticancer Screening & Stem Cell Differentiation. The duration of project is between 2 to 6 months.
Since our inception, we have successfully completed a number of laboratory projects, modules for projects and many others are ongoing at our laboratory. Few of the projects undertaken by the company are as follows:
Trans-differentiation of mesenchymal stem cells into cardiomyocytes.
Effect of cryopreservation on umbilical cord blood stem cells.
Toxicity test of different anticancer drugs.
Umbilical cord blood banking technology
Modules for Projects
Stem Cell Research
The organization is actively involved in various application, laboratory research, institutional research, oriented researches. Our efficient R&D team keeps us abreast to the developments of clinical application of stem cells. They put their earnest efforts to bring forth the stem cell therapeutics into clinics spread all across India. We receive high amount of respect for the effectiveness, result orientation and timeliness of our services.
Collaborative Stem Cell Research
Stem Cell Application
We offer adult stem cells based clinical application, stem cell application to different clinics and hospitals. The stem cells are processed in our "Clean Room" under cGMP norms. We carry out stem cell therapy trials with the assistance of:
Dr. K.R. Suresh in Bhagavan Mahaveer Jain Hospital, Bangalore on Burger's disease
Dr. C.M. Hubibullah in Center for Liver Research & Diagnostic (CLRD), Hyderabad on chronic liver failure
We have plans to start the stem cell therapy on numerous sclerosis, spinal cord injury, muscular dystrophy, cardiac & orthopedic problems.
Stem Cell Product
We also dedicate develop various stem cell technology, stem cell product. Our personnel work diligently round the clock to find the solutions of various facets of the cell-based therapeutics. We have specially formulated various equipments that are needed for stem cell banking.
Stem Cell Product Development
We are specialist in stem banking, cord blood bank, cord blood stem cell banking which conforms to cGMP norms. We have successfully transplanted more than 30 stem cells samples in clinical trial for Myocardial infarcts, Burgers disease, Chronic liver disease. We are the only company to provide Cord, Cord Blood, Differentiation, Expansion, Dendritic Cell therapies. We also have a scientific team trained in USA, UK & Australia. We have been accredited by ' Society for Regenerative Medicine and Tissue Engineering' Mumbai.
Cord Blood Stem Cell Banking
Stem Cell Consultancy
We offer laboratory consultancy, contract research, technical know-how for the establishment of an integrated stem cell laboratory to potential medical institutes & national hospitals. Some of our esteemed clients for this consultancy service are as follows:
Stem Life, Sdu Bhd in Malaysia
Narayana Nethralaya, Bangalore
Bangalore Institute of Oncology, Bangalore
Frontier - Life Line, Chennai