Chellaram Diabetes Institute, Pune is recognized as a Scientific and Industrial Organization (SIRO) by the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR), New Delhi under the scheme on Scientific and Industrial Organizations (SIROs), 1988.The Institute aims to conduct mechanistic as well as clinical studies to understand the reasons for diabetes among Indians, and also unique aspects of diabetes in India. In addition to state of the art laboratory in the heart of the institute, the research division invites collaboration with national and international partners. In addition to basic studies, the research division will also conduct clinical trials. The institutional ethics committee is comprised as per CDESCO norms, and preliminary academic projects have been approved.
Our objective is to carry out basic research using genetics, molecular biology, proteomics, immunology, and cell biology tools to understand the molecular mechanisms in the patho-physiology of diabetes & its complications.