Who can apply :

The person interested in opening a collection centre should be born Indian.

200sq feet of owned constructed area in the name of company/organization/head of organization. Rental place may be used when the owner agrees to provide place for at least 2 years, and under goes a written agreement as per Law.

Sales / marketing experience of at least 2 years.

The organization seeking setup of CC must be at least a registered firm.

2 non networked (independent) personal computers each with DVD writer and printer.

1 A4 size flat bed scanner.

1 digital camera.

2 email ids

2 telephone lines, on one tele-fax facility

A good financial backup.

As the DNA bank activity is a sensitive issue and need precise working, person heading organization should not have been involved in any criminal activities in past nor in present.

How many Collection Centres will be in each district :

There will be strictly only one CC in each district (except Delhi, Bombay, Calcutta, Madras, Bangalore, Hyderabad - where 3 CC will be opened).

Activities of Collection Centre:

The role of collection centre will be making members for Human DNA Bank, helping member in filling the form, obtaining 4 drops of blood on the pre-treated cheese cloth, registration of all 10 fingers of member by given fingerprint readers, and sending all these to head office of IQRA Biotech services at Lucknow.

At Head Quarter at Lucknow, all the forms is processed for electronic accession; DNA is Isolated for process of genotyping (DNA finger printing), storage of Blood/DNA etc is conducted.

Finally a contact type SIM based smart card OR Tamper Proof Card ( called DNA Card) is generated having all the details of individual in electronic area of card, photo, basic information of person with an DNA Id Number of person.

The smart cards created are send back to CC for disbursement.

The CC helps the Police, Law Enforcement Agencies, Hospitals and other Government organizations by providing the information of master database and help them in case of operational difficulties.

CC will help these departments in implementation of DIS (DNA Identification System) related Software & Hardware.

CC will periodically update installed stations.

Support from Human DNA Bank Lucknow to CC:

CC will forward any 3 suitable candidates for 1 week training at Lucknow.

These candidate will be trained free of cost at Lucknow, lodging will be provided free for entire one week. Human DNA Bank do not take responsibility of transportation, TA, DA, food etc.

Software (IQRA Soft) for the entire task to be done by CC will be provided free of cost.

Human DNA Bank will install S/W on one of the computer of CC at Lucknow. If needed installation can be done on more computers. Computers are to be brought by CC authorized representatives.

Online operational support later on.

The work format will be 16 x 7 x 365 matrix, prompt continuous support will be delivered to CC.

Areas in the premises of CC:

Reception counter.

Counseling cum specimen collection room - 2

Computer data entry area - 1

Director operation office - 1

A map of required areas will be provided by IBS, Human DNA Bank. However CC will be free to arrange the site in such a way that it does not appears congested and there should be adequate space in each room as per its function.


Organizations/ companies interested in setting up DNA Collection Centre of Human DNA Bank, can offer their candidature in writing along with Proposal/Expression of Interest contains various aspects of organization/company profile, along with the full details of the person who will be overall in charge of cc operation, and the details of present team for the purpose.

A detailed financial breakup will be supplied after through study of presented proposal.
Organizations/companies/Persons having good and long marketing experience will be preferred.


Email IDs : ibs@dnabankindia.com
Fax : +91-522-4017995
Address : IQRA Biotech Services
Human DNA Bank
Biotech Park,
Janki Puram, Kursi Road,
Lucknow-226021 (INDIA)