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What We Do

Our Core Value

Workshops and Webinars

We conduct national and international conferences, workshops, and webinars that bring together researchers from all over the world.


We welcome national and international collaborations to conduct research and provide biological opportunities for Bangladeshi students.

Hands on Training

We work with students and researchers to improve their knowledge and future opportunities in biology and provides hands-on trainings


Recent Events



With the still ongoing pandemic, the use of antimicrobials has skyrocketed; now more than ever raising the awareness of antimicrobial resistance is vital. For the upcoming antibiotic awareness week, the Community of Biotechnology will be hosting the "AMR Fest 2021" supported by IEDCR (Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control & Research), sponsored by American Society for Microbiology (ASM). The event will consist of a quiz competition, article writing, and an art competition.

1 year, 6 months ago

COB Genomics Learning Program

COB is delighted to present you its first Genomics Learning Program in November 2021! We are organizing a series of comprehensive and interactive virtual training sessions, progressing into 3 chapters. The training session will be directed by skilled personnel in the field.

1 year ago

2nd BSMIAB-COB International Conference on COVID-19 Pandemic

The “2nd BSMIAB-COB International Conference on COVID-19 Pandemic”, an online conference hosted by the COB and BSMIAB, brings together the global basic, translation, and applied researchers to showcase their findings regarding the SARS- CoV2, from November 12, 2021, to November 14, 2021.

1 year, 6 months ago

Our Working Sectors

Life Science Areas


Molecular Biology


Genetic Engineering





Public Health


Regenerative Medicine




Synthetic Biology



Our Advisors

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Dr. Joanne Kamens

Former Executive Director, Addgene

It's been amazing to see these science trainees take ownership of their future careers and their training by creating a 'Community' of learning and professional development. Their initiative is outstanding.

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Dr. Md. Tofazzal Islam

Professor, Institute of Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering (IBGE), Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University (BSMRAU)

Community of Biotechnology (COB) is premier, promising, and one-of-a-kind biotechnology platform to date in Bangladesh, demonstrating an exceptional dedication to networking among Bangladeshi and international biotechnologists.

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Dr. Mohammad Jakir Hosen

Professor, Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Shahjalal University of Science and Technology

Community of Biotechnology (COB) has become a leading, promising, and the sole organization/platform for Biotechnology and related-disciplines in Bangladesh. I would like to sincerely express my gratitude to COB for the amazing work they have already accomplished.

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Dr. Md. Jamal Uddin

Research Professor, Ewha Womans University, South Korea

COB has developed an academically rigorous framework for presentation and discussion on research, and social networking for extraordinarily skilled, inquisitive and enthusiastic young scholars in Biotechnology and its related areas.

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Dr. Chintan Dave

Internal Medicine Resident at The Ottawa Hospital

The Community of Biotechnology is an inspirational group of people who have come together to promote the advancement of scientific research and innovations in the diverse fields of biology and technology in Bangladesh.

Blog & News

Recent Posts

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Alexander disease is a progressive neurological disease of cerebral white matter.

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Axolotls: A model in regenerative medicine

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