The IBDC is located at the Regional Centre for Biotechnology (RCB) in Faridabad, Haryana. The Centre is formed through a collaboration between RCB (Prof. Sudhanshu Vrati, Executive Director), National Institute of Immunology-New Delhi (Dr. Amulya Panda, Director) and the International Centre for Biotechnology & Genetic Engineering –New Delhi (Dr. Dinakar M. Salunke, Director). The Centre will be developed with help from the National Informatics Centre. The Principal Co-ordinator of the IBDC project is Prof. Sudhanshu Vrati (Executive Director, RCB). The other scientists involved in the development of IBDC are Dr. Debasisa Mohanty (NII), Dr. Dinesh Gupta (ICGEB) and Prof. Deepak T. Nair (RCB).