The Distributed Information
Sub Centre was established by the DBT, New Delhi at
Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh in the academic session
1988 89. The main function of the Centre is to act as
a member of Bioinformatics Network System for providing
information to the interested users on topics pertaining
to the relevant areas of Biotechnology specially protein
folding and design, protein structure and protein engineering.
The functions of the Centre include, among others, acquisition,
creation and development of programmes and databases
needed by the users.