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Life Sciences Public Health

Genetics and Scientific research into the management of dengue in India

No disease has captured the satirical imagination of modern India like Dengue.

It has been used in popular songs “Sone ki Chidiya, Dengue, Malaria” From the motion picture Shanghai, used in dialogues in movies and provide good content to the budding stand up comics that have mushroomed all over India of late.

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Healthcare Delivery

Genomic Risk Score to provide early detection of Heart Disease

Coronary Heart Disease is a lethal condition which affects 30 million people in India. Last year there were almost 2,00,000 heart surgeries performed in the country. Traditionally doctors treating Coronary Heart Disease look for certain facts including

  1. Cholesterol Level
  2. High Blood Pressure
  3. Smoking
  4. Diabetes