The Bioinformatics center here at the university has been established to popularize the importance of information technology for pursuing advanced research in modern biology and biotechnology. Bioinformatics has become a very successful vehicle for transfer and exchange of information, scientific knowledge, technology packages, and references in the country involving thousands of scientific personnel. The Bioinformatics network has emerged as a very sophisticated scientific infrastructure for bioinformatics involving state-of-the-art computational and communication facilities. The computer communication network, linking all the bioinformatics centers, is playing a vital role in the success of the bioinformatics programme.