Who we are
....a values-based, quality-intensive institute
Pathfinder Research and Training Foundation (PRTF) is an interdisciplinary institute dedicated to high-performance research and training. We provide a platform for collaborative research and training with the participation of researchers from within the institute and scientists from other leading academic institutions and industries of the country and abroad for cutting-edge research and training. Presently our research is focused on Informatics and Systems biology, such as Drug design and discovery, Genomics, Transcriptomics, Proteomics, and Metabolomics. We are working toward developing innovative methods and techniques to generate unique datasets and formulate novel approaches to analyze them. We have a team of skilled professionals who can stimulate, motivate, guide, direct, test and evaluate the performance of the budding researchers.
Pathfinder Research and Training Foundation (PRTF), a non-profit company under section 8 of the Companies Act, 2013, was founded in 2012 and laid a foundation for the Centre for Informatics and Systems Biology with the vision and toil of Pranav Kumar. As an educational entrepreneur, he brings passion and experience to the field of education and a commitment to providing quality education. He has served as a faculty in the department of biotechnology, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, from 2003 to 2011. ...He is also the author of several life sciences and biotechnology books for graduate, postgraduate students, and lifelong learners. He has received numerous National and International awards as a director of Pathfinder Academy for imparting quality education and publishing high-quality scientific books and educational materials. His academic philosophy is to develop Pathfinder Research and Training Foundation as a benchmark for excellence in research and give skill and knowledge-based practical training to the students to make them ready for employment, either in industries or academics, in the field of informatics and systems biology.
The state-of-the-art facilities are indispensable for education, training and research. We provide state-of-the-art infrastructure, computing resources, collaborative space, and resources or related services to researchers to facilitate learning and inspire discovery. A transformative building with modern classrooms, labs, and offices with the latest technology will facilitate interactive and collaborative research and learning.Know More
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