This is a special opportunity organised by Loft Team founding member Dr. Nikhil Phadke
to visit his newly opened state of the art bio-medical pathology and diagnostics lab.
Nikhil will present a short talk on his work
and a guided tour of the facility which will not be open to the public thereafter.
About GenePath Dx
GenePath Dx is a next generation diagnostics organization that provides state-of-the-art in vitro diagnostic techniques such as molecular
diagnostics to the medical, healthcare and allied communities. The organization is focussed on providing accurate, reliable, rapid and affordable diagnostics that
are affordable actionable and relevant to the local population. GenePath Dx’s current portfolio includes DNA and RNA based tests for Infectious Diseases,
Oncology, Endocrinology, Transplantation typing, Haematology, Pharmacogenetics, and Pre-natal and Pre-implantation genetic diagnostics.
PhD (Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology)
Founder & Chief Scientific Officer Nikhil has over 15 years experience in the fields of Molecular Biology,
Proteomics and Molecular Diagnostics. He was a core team member at Handylab, a highly successful microfluidics based molecular diagnostics startup in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA. He founded GenePath Dx with a view to bringing state-of-the-art in vitro diagnostic tools to the Indian medical community. He has several publications in international peer-reviewed journals and also has a number of granted US patents and submitted patent applications. Nikhil obtained his PhD
from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.