PERD Centre has nurtured various start-up companies & entrepreneurs so as to assist them develop new product or a service or a concept in the area of Pharmaceutics or Life Sciences, into a marketable commodity. Such sharing of the infrastructure & facilities at PERD Centre are undertaken as part of incubator facility, which was initiated in 2006.
With the aim of providing offices, well-equipped laboratory space and state-of-art facilities to more start-up companies & entrepreneurs, PERD Centre received financial support from DBT-BIRAC to set up bioincubator facility specifically for biotechnology based innovations.
In recent past, PERD Centre’s existing incubation facility has benefitted many start-up companies like ACTON Biotech, Amrita Therapeutics, AXIO Biosolutions, etc. Many companies such as Skyquest, Western Range Biopharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd., etc. have inquired about incubator facilities available at PERD Centre.
The incubator has seven corporate-styled office spaces, wet lab spaces, clean rooms (BSL-2) and state-of-art instrumentation facility for genomics, proteomics and imaging like Biosafety cabinets, CO2 incubators, Fluorescence microscope, Inverted microscope, PCR, Real time PCR, ChemiDoc, 2-DIGE, FPLC, FACS, Refrigerated shaker, Refrigerated centrifuge, Deep freezer, LN2, etc.
Other common facilities like meeting room, high speed internet, parking space, security, stabilized and UPS power connections are also available for the incubatees.