A DBT sponsored Two day workshop on advanced technologies in Microbial Identification for students of the Biological Sciences was organized by the Departments of Biotechnology & Microbiology, with the help of Dr. B. Siva Kumari, the DBT coordinator. It was held in collaboration with Bio Merieux India Pvt. Ltd.
The inaugural session was started with a Prayer Song followed by blessings of Rev.Fr. Dr. M. Sagayaraj, Correspondent, ALC and greetings by Rev. Fr. S. Melchior, VP, ALC to the gathering and advised the students to step out of their shells and study with an interest to know new things.
The Chief Guest for the inaugural was Prof. K. Srinivasulu, Head, Department of Biotechnology, Koneru Lakshmaiah University. He in sighted the students regarding the importance of current research and the need for advanced technologies for Biological students.
Session 2 started with introduction to the techniques and later on directions on how to use API web services followed by hands-on training with the techniques of API web.