The National Centre for Biological Sciences (NCBS)
NCBS is part of the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research and is located in Bangalore. The mandate of NCBS is basic research in the frontier areas of biology. The research interests of the faculty are in four broad areas ranging from the study of single molecules to systems biology. In addition interactive initiatives, such as the iBio, have been developed and new ones in other areas, for example those that promote clinical interactions, are envisaged.
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You could either hire the City Taxi or an Auto Rickshaw from the City Railway Station, which is in the Majestic area. The fare for City Taxi is Rs. 80.00 for the first 4 kms and Rs. 8.00 for every additional kilometer.
If you get into an Auto Rickshaw, please make sure that the meter is initialized to zero before you start your journey. The minimum auto fare is Rs. 10.00. Each additional km is Rs. 5.00. You may also come by bus from Majestic or from Shivaji Nagar.
Various buses from Majestic are as follows:
280,281(C), 282 (A, B), 283 (A, B, C), 284 (A) to 284 (F), 285 (A, B, F, G), 289 (A, B, C), 297(A), 298 (B), 299 (B), 277.
You have to get down at GKVK Main Gate. Bus No. 277 comes directly inside the GKVK Campus.
And from Shivaji Nagar only 284(B) and 402 drops you at GKVK Main Gate.
For more information regarding bus timings etc. please visit http://www.bmtcinfo.com/
Shuttle services between IISc and NCBS, Mandara Hostel and NCBS is also provided here .
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