The laboratories are equipped with sophisticated equipments such as scanning electron microscope (SEM), confocal laser microscope, automated lyophilization unit, liquid nitrogen plant and cryopreservators, FLX454 pyroseqencing , emulsion PCR and cluster analysis, 16 capillary ABI 3130xl automated genetic analyser, mini high performance computing system with bioinformatic softwares, workstations for data annotation and analysis, real time PCR, chemiluminiscence gel imaging system, robotic liquid handing system, DNA bar-coding system, pulse field gel electrophoresis, DGGE unit, chip based high throughput electrophoresis, 2D gel electrophoresis, metabolic growth kinetic analyzer (Bio-screen), GC- coupled-fatty acid methyl ester (FAME) analyzer, high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC), gas liquid chromatography (GLC), thermocyclers, atomic absorption spectrophotometer, BIOLOG microbial identification system, RT-PCR, automated media pPreparator, spectrophotometer, ultra centrifuge, refrigerated incubator shaker, deep freezers (-80°C), walk-in cold rooms, lyophilisation and glass house.