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Department : Human Genetics

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Research highlights:
The Department of Human Genetics is a DST-FIST sponsored and a UGC-SAP (DRS-II)- recognized Department. Since its beginning in 1990 it has grown significantly in terms of teaching and research. At national and international level it is a well-known Department through its research achievements. Faculty members of the Department have received various research projects from funding agencies such as UGC, DBT, DST, ICMR, CSIR and PSCST time to time. The major thrust areas of research and teaching include: Human Biochemical Genetics, Cytogenetics, Genetic Epidemiology, Genetic Toxicology, Immunogenetics, Medical Genetics, Molecular Genetics and Population Genetics. Update of course syllabi, lectures by eminent scientists, organization of handson-training workshops, seminars and conferences are the regular features of the department. The students of the department have been absorbed in premier research institutes and have also been able to get jobs in different diagnostic centres, laboratories, hospitals, teaching and research institutions in India as well as abroad.
Faculty Positions:
Name:Dr. Vasudha Sambyal
Areas of Interest / SpecializationHuman Cytogenetics/ Cancer Cytogenetics
e Mail:vasudhasambyal@yahoo.co.in
Name:Dr. Vanita
Areas of Interest / SpecializationHuman Molecular Genetics
e Mail:vanita_kumar@yahoo.com
Name:Dr. Anupam Kaur
Areas of Interest / SpecializationCytogenetics /Molecular Genetics/Genetic diagnosis and Counseling
e Mail:anupamkaur@yahoo.com
Name:Dr. Gursatej Gandhi (neè Dhingra)
Areas of Interest / SpecializationHuman Genetics, Human Cytogenetics, Genetic Toxicology, Population Biomonitoring, Bioethics
e Mail:Gandhig07@hotmail.com; gsbau@hotmail.com
Name:Dr. Gursatej Gandhi
Areas of Interest / SpecializationHuman Genetics, Human Cytogenetics, Genetic Toxicology, Population Biomonitoring, Bioethics
e Mail:gandhig07@hotmail.com
Name:Dr. Badaruddoza
Areas of Interest / SpecializationHuman Population and Quantitative Genetics
e Mail:doza13@yahoo.co.in
Name:Dr. Manpreet Kaur
Areas of Interest / SpecializationLectin biochemistry and Immunogenetics in various human diseases
e Mail:dr.manpreetdhuna@gmail.com
Name:Dr. Kamlesh Guleria
Areas of Interest / SpecializationHuman Molecular Genetics
e Mail:guleria_k@yahoo.com ; kamleshg.human@gndu.ac.in
Name:Dr. Sanjana Mehrotra
Areas of Interest / SpecializationInfection biology, Genetics of complex disorders
e Mail:sanjana.human@gndu.ac.in
Name:Dr. AJS BHANWER
Areas of Interest / SpecializationHuman Molecular Genetics, Molecular Genetics of Complex Diseases
e Mail:ajsbhanwer@gmail.com, amarjit.human@gndu.ac.in